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Blackberry OS 6 Available For 9700 Customers?

Yesterday, I posted a quick comment on Twitter regarding a number of emails I received regarding Blackberry 9700 users notifications they received from Desktop Manager that version 6.0.0.448 was available. I took it with a little bit of skepticism, however, given the sheer number of responses we received yesterday both through email and Twitter, we’re ready to call this real, albeit without official word from T-Mobile. You’ll have to plug … [read full article]

Rumor Alert: Blackberry Playbook, Storm 3 Coming The Magenta Way?

Rumor Alert: This isn’t the first time we’ve heard this rumor but this time I’m a little more confident having heard this intel from our sources and quite a few of them. I’d still take it all with a grain of salt but it’s looking good. In the last few days I’ve had quite a bit of email correspondence with sources old and new regarding Blackberry events being held for retail representatives … [read full article]

T-Mobile “See BlackBerry Different” Event Reveals PlayBook & Other Devices Coming This Year?

For some of you this will come as a breath of fresh air, the rest of you won’t care.  Either way, it turns out that T-Mobile was holding a “See Blackberry Different” event for its employees not too long ago.  At this super special event they detailed some upcoming Blackberry devices that will surely makes RIMs presence known on T-Mobile.  First, there were talks of a wifi only Blackberry Playbook, because tablets are the future don’t … [read full article]

(Updated, Just 7 Days Away!!) PhoneDog Wants To Give You A Galaxy Tab, An iPad Or A Blackberry Playbook

Update: We’re just 7 days away from this giveaway so get all your Facebook “likes” in before the man with the best hair in all of wireless blogging gives away Tablets! That’s right, it’s giveaway time thanks to our friends at PhoneDog who have revamped their 100 iPad giveaway contest to include Galaxy Tabs and Blackberry Playbooks. If we didn’t have you interest before, I hope we have it now as you … [read full article]

WalMart Offering $100 Gift Cards With Smartphone Purchases Through November 25th

Walmart is certainly stepping up their pre-Black Friday offerings in the wireless game with a $100 Walmart gift card now through November 25th.  The best part is that it qualifies for BOTH new customers as well as qualifying upgrades!  So what phones qualify you ask?  Adding a new line to a family plan will qualify and, of course, works online and in store.  If you’ve been looking to grab another phone in the next week, … [read full article]

Blackberry 9780 Now Available

So many of us discount Blackberry these days thinking they have fallen so far behind in the smartphone game they might never be able to catch up. The Blackberry 9780, launching today is a lot more evolutionary than revolutionary but perhaps the old adages “if it isn’t broke don’t fix it” applies well. The Blackberry 9700, predecessor to the 9700 was a rock, just an ultra reliable smartphone following the typical Blackberry mold. … [read full article]

Aaron Unboxes The Blackberry 9780

I have to admit a little Blackberry envy for the first time in I don’t know, a long time as I watch Aaron unbox the Blackberry 9780. Perhaps it’s just a little sentimental value for the Blackberry of old when BBM rocked my fingertips and I used to have a Transformers theme right after the first movie came out. Yeah, I did, I admit it, I was proud of my Bumblebee theme. While the Bold … [read full article]

Dell To Offer Dell Venue Pro’s To Employees Replacing Blackberry, T-Mobile To Serve As Provider?

Dude, T-Mobile is getting more Dell!  Well, 25,000 more Dell employees to be exact if this report by the Wall Street Journal is accurate.  Dell has decided to move 25,000 employees over to the Windows Phone 7 platform and eliminate the company’s Blackberry program, saving them almost 25% in cellular costs.   Employees will be offered the Venue Pro in exchange for their Blackberry, however the company does plan to have Android offerings available … [read full article]

So How Exactly Do iPhone, Android And Blackberry Users See Each Other?

To say that iPhone, Blackberry and Android users are an opinionated bunch would be the single most truthful statement I’ve ever made on this site.  C-Section Comics agrees and has put together this handy little cartoon to help sort out the whole smartphone wars escapade.  I could summarize it for you but it’s really just better if you look for yourself! Intomobile via C-Section Comics

T-Mobile Shows Blackberry OS Usage Declining

This will hardly come as a shock or surprise to pretty much anyone who has watched the mobile industry over the past two years or so showing Blackberry in decline. This chart looks to be pretty much on the ball with all the recent reports offering the Android platform as “the” platform right, the other major platforms seem to be declining. Even Apple is offered a declining platform in next few years and we’re … [read full article]