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BlackBerry Bold 9780 looks set to arrive on several carriers

08/10/2010, The BlackBerry Bold 9780 which has yet to hit the market will come with 3G bands 1, 2, 5, and 6, operating on the 800 MHz, 850 MHz, 1900 MHz, and 2100 MHz spectrums – all of these are the same as what the good people at AT&T utilize. Prior to...

T-Mobile offers BlackBerry 9300 Curve 3G

08/09/2010, With news of the BlackBerry 9300 Curve 3G being made official today, here is news of a mobile carrier offering it to the masses. T-Mobile will be bringing the 9300 Curve 3G in due time, although there is still no word on how much it will be priced. Being...

Oman will not ban BlackBerry services

08/09/2010, The tiny Gulf state known as Oman will not ban the BlackBerry, which goes to show that not all countries in the Middle East are paranoid enough to discontinue the BlackBerry Messenger service due to alleged security reasons. While Saudi Arabia is...

BlackBerry BlackPad could retail for $499

08/09/2010, Quanta Computer, a notebook manufacturer from Taiwan, is slated to handle the upcoming tablet device from Research In Motion (RIM), dubbed the BlackBerry BlackPad at the moment. Apparently, this Android-powered device is slated to launch when November...

iPhone trumps in Bay Area, BlackBerry is king in New York

08/08/2010, The Retrevo Gadget Census, a report done by Sunnyvale’s Retrevo Inc., has coughed up some pretty interesting nuggets of trivia for gadget lovers, especially those who deal with smartphones. For example, the Bay Area sees no competitor near the...

BlackBerry Torch spotted in AT&T stores before official release

08/06/2010, The BlackBerry Torch, also known as the Bold 9800, which will succeed the Bold 9700, is touted to hit the market this August 12th – but some folks have already caught a glimpse of it at some AT&T stores. While the external box itself looks...

BlackBerry services restored in Saudi Arabia

08/06/2010, Hmmm, it seems that the ban on BlackBerry services in the kingdom of Saudi Arabia have come into effect as it is now Friday, but only for four hours, with conflicting reports on the reason behind the resumption of its services. Of course, this also raises...

RIM To Launch BlackPad BlackBerry Tablet In November?

08/02/2010, Rumors of a BlackBerry tablet device have been going around for a while now, and the recent registration of the blackpad.com domain name just seems to lend credibility to the rumor. Now word is going around the RIM will be launching said tablet this...

RIM Promotes Its BlackBerry Offerings Using Cardboard Cutouts

07/29/2010, It’s not surprising to see companies releasing promotional videos to promote their products or services, but a rather cute YouTube video was released by RIM recently, promoting the benefits of using its solutions, but using paper cut-outs with...

BlackBerry May Be Banned In India Due To Its Strong Encryption

07/29/2010, Seems like the UAE government isn’t the only government that RIM is having some trouble placating, as word is going around the Indian government isn’t too happy with RIM’s encrypted email and messaging services. According to reports, the...

BlackBerry Bold 9650 on Verizon runs on OS 6 without a hitch

07/28/2010, It seems that Verizon Wireless’ BlackBerry Bold 9650 will be able to run OS 6 without missing a beat, despite initial speculation that OS 6 requires at least 512MB of memory. Technically, the Bold 9650 was the first BlackBerry smartphone to offer...

BlackBerry OS 6.0 on CDMA networks could be delayed till 2011

07/12/2010, If you’re on a CDMA network and hope to see BlackBerry OS 6.0 make an appearance, you will have to wait until next year at the very least. It seems that Kaufman Bros. analyst Shaw Wu has poitned out that said OS is currently in the “beta...

BlackBerry 9300, 9670, and 9800 All Caught On Video

07/07/2010, Want to get your daily fix of BlackBerry news? It seems that someone out there managed to get his hands on three unreleased BlackBerry phones, which include the Curve 9300, the BlackBerry 9670 flip phone, and the BlackBerry 9800 slider (which is powered...