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BBM gets Snapchat-like expiration to messages
News - October 31, 2014
BlackBerry is giving BBM a Snapchat-like upgrade. The company will allow the sender of messages on BBM to set an expiration time. The company hopes the move will get more people to use BBM and increase their revenue stream. The...read more



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Forbes - BlackBerry stuck in the past
News - October 30, 2014 - Category: RIM
It appears some people are not very excited about BlackBerry going back to its roots with the BlackBerry Classic. In a response to John Chen's blog post yesterday touting the BlackBerry Classic, Forbes has run a piece by Ewan Spe...read more


BlackBerry going back to basics with the Classic
News - October 29, 2014 - Category: RIM
BlackBerry CEO John Chen announced the BlackBerry Classic in a blog post today. After announcing a totally new design in the BlackBerry Passport a few weeks ago, it looks like the company is going back go basics. Mr. Chen teased...read more


Apple sued over 2011 MacBook Pro video card issues
News - October 28, 2014 - Category: iPhone
Many users who purchased a MacBook Pro between February 2011 and May 2012 have had issues with Apple's use of a certain AMD video card. The discrete graphics have caused many users problems, and Apple has basically been silent on...read more


Kim Kardashian buys BlackBerrys on eBay
News - October 28, 2014 - Category: RIM
Kim Kardashian turned up at a tech conference this week. What? Yep, she sure did. Kardashian was interviewed at the Code Mobile conference on Monday, and it turns out she is an avid BlackBerry user. Kim says she likes the Bl...read more


I miss my iPhone 5
News - October 27, 2014 - Category: iPhone
As I do every launch day, I bought the latest iPhone. This time I chose the iPhone 6 over the 6 Plus. The iPhone 6 is more powerful than the 5 or 5s, has a longer battery life, better display, and is better in almost every respe...read more


BlackBerry Passport Review
News - October 24, 2014 - Category: RIM
The BlackBerry Passport has been out for weeks now and although they have received some press, Apple's iPhone clearly grabbed more of the spotlight. Still, BlackBerry is not holding back and is aiming directly at business users w...read more


Rumor: Lenovo to acquire BlackBerry
News - October 20, 2014 - Category: RIM
Another BlackBerry acquisition rumor is floating around again. We've heard this rumor before, but it's rearing its head again. News website, benzinga.com, reported Lenovo would make a bid for BlackBerry. It went so far as to sa...read more




Apple reports record $42.1 billion in revenue
News - October 20, 2014 - Category: iPhone
Apple released fiscal Q4 2014 numbers today and they killed it! So much for all those Apple doubters. The Q4 financial report included 39.3 million iPhones, 12.3 million iPads, 5.5 million Macs, 2.6 million iPods, and $13.3 cash...read more


Every Yahoo Mail user should check this setting immediately
News - October 11, 2014 - Category: Pocket PC
Do you use Yahoo Mail? I do. I've been a Yahoo Mail Plus customer for over a decade. I moved my main accounts to other services, but I still use Yahoo Mail for some things. A few days ago, I noticed mail I received from Yahoo ...read more


Autistic boy used BlackBerry to tell his Mom he wanted to die?
News - October 09, 2014 - Category: RIM
A nonverbal autistic boy used a BlackBerry to communicate with his Mom. Gigi Jordan, a socialite and former pharmaceutical millionaire is on trial for killing her son via a drug overdose. Ms. Jordan testified Thursday that her ...read more


Gold BlackBerry Passport Spotted
News - October 06, 2014 - Category: RIM
The BlackBerry Passport has been spotted in both black and white versions, but now we can add a new color to the list. Just a week after its official launch, a gold version of the passport has been spotted. Do you think BlackBer...read more


Is your iPhone 6 getting hot?
News - October 03, 2014 - Category: iPhone
Does your iPhone 6 heat up randomly? Mine does. It took me awhile to figure out why, but all of a sudden my phone would get hot and I wasn't even using it. It turns out, most of the heat happens when I'm downloading something. ...read more


BlackBerry no longer chasing the iPhone
News - October 03, 2014 - Category: RIM
BlackBerry was once the dominant player in the smartphone world, but they started coming apart at the seams in 2007 when Apple released the iPhone. Since then, every company has been chasing Apple, including BlackBerry. Accordin...read more


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