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WiFi hotspot function coming to BlackBerry OS 6.1

03/11/2011, According to reports online, one of the most-requested features of the BlackBerry OS, mobile hotspot tethering will become a native feature in the next version of the BlackBerry OS. Some leaked slides of the upcoming update to BlackBerry OS have surfaced...

Kik Messenger updated with group messaging and picture sharing

03/07/2011, Kik Messenger burst onto the scene about 5 months ago and since then it has garnered over 3 million users and is still growing every day. Despite RIM taking away some of their momentum with the recent lawsuit and removal from the BlackBerry App World, it...

T-Mobile rolls out BlackBerry OS 6 for Bold 9700

03/04/2011, At long last, it seems that T-Mobile has finally rolled out the BlackBerry OS 6 for its BlackBerry Bold 9700 smartphone, although this piece of news did not come from an official spokesperson over at T-Mobile. The update hasn’t yet gone live on...

BlackBerry PlayBook battery life leaked?

03/02/2011, RIM has been pretty quiet about how long their upcoming tablet’s battery life is, but according to some screenshots of the tablet’s “Battery Assistant” app, the cat might have been let out of the bag. And if these pictures turn out...

BlackBerry Bold Touch Dakota/Montana spotted

02/22/2011, It seems like we’ll be seeing RIM’s new BlackBerry phones earlier than expected. Images of their new devices keep on appearing. Last week we had video footage of the Storm 3/Monaco, and this week, new pictures of the Bold Touch Dakota/Montana...

BlackBerry PlayBook accessories pricing leaked

02/14/2011, It seems to be the cardinal rule these days – roll out a piece of hardware, and make sure it comes with more accessories than what the average teenage girl has in her make up kit. Well, that’s one fast way to make a quick buck off gullible...

EA Games to launch with BlackBerry PlayBook

02/10/2011, Now who said because the BlackBerry PlayBook was from RIM it would be all work and no play? Because according to the latest press release from Electronic Arts (EA), the upcoming QNX tablet will be launching with a couple of EA titles preloaded onto the...

MyFunambol is like MobileMe for BlackBerry

02/03/2011, If you’re the kind of person who’s always forgetting to update your BlackBerry or computer whenever you have a new appointment and wished it could be done automatically like MobileMe, but for BlackBerry instead – well you’re in luck....

BlackBerry PlayBook business video released

01/31/2011, RIM has just released a video showing off the ways that business professionals can make use of the BlackBerry PlayBook, a QNX tablet. RIM’s focus has always been in the enterprise sector, and it’s no surprise to know that despite being hip and...

RIM PlayBook sees monthly production of 200,000 units

01/28/2011, Not exactly the most optimistic news to begin the day with – the BlackBerry PlayBook will apparently see a production of around 200,000 units each month, according to part manufacturers. It seems that production has already begun over at Quanta,...

BlackBerry Internet Services now banned in Egypt

01/27/2011, In the latest move by the Egyptian government, they’ve decided to block yet another form of communication to the outside world – BlackBerry Internet Services (BIS). After blocking Twitter yesterday, Egyptian officials probably felt that it...

RIM says no BlackBerry email access for India

01/27/2011, Research In Motion (RIM) has just informed Indian law enforcers that they will not be able to access its corporate mail service, making a pretty bold stand here. The Indian government did give RIM until the end of January to deliver a solution that...

Verizon BlackBerry customers get OS 6 today

01/25/2011, BlackBerry users on Verizon are in for a real treat today. Verizon has just announced that at 8PM EST (5PM PT) today, the official update to BlackBerry OS6 for the Bold 9650 and Curve 3G will be released to their customers. It can be downloaded as an over...

BlackBerry Balance arriving in a two months

01/24/2011, BlackBerry recently announced that they will be introducing BlackBerry Balance – software that would let users use the same phone for both work and play. Targeted at users who are required to use a BlackBerry at work and don’t want to carry...