Articles by Joseph Holder

BlackBerry News for the BlackBerry PlayBook updated to version 1.1; brings portrait mode and read articles

BlackBerry News for the BlackBerry PlayBook updated to version 1.1; brings portrait mode and read articles

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BlackBerry News for the BlackBerry PlayBook is actually one of my favorite applications for the BlackBerry tablet. Rather than presenting all of your news items in lists of lists of lists, News shows your RSS feeds laid out like a magazine. Complete with images, headlines, and inspired layouts, BlackBerry News is a beautiful (and efficient) way of viewing your articles. Version 1.1...

Official OS 7.0.0.261 for the BlackBerry Torch 9810 available from Redington, SaskTel, and Virgin Mobile Canada

Official OS 7.0.0.261 for the BlackBerry Torch 9810 available from Redington, SaskTel, and Virgin Mobile Canada

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Well, it seems that .291 fever has stuck again! This time, with not one, but three carriers around the world officially releasing OS 7.0.0.261 for the BlackBerry Torch 9810. In India, Redington has released the Asian languages version of the OS; and Canadian providers Sasktel and Virgin Mobile Canada both pushing the All Languages version to Official status. If you like the latest...

Carrier pricing and availability roundup for BlackBerry OS7 devices - North America Edition

Carrier pricing and availability roundup for BlackBerry OS7 devices - North America Edition

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BlackBerry OS 7 devices are here (or at least on their way)! The BlackBerry Bold 9900/9930, BlackBerry Torch 9810, and the BlackBerry Torch 9850/9860 devices are soon to be hitting the shelves in a store near you. Up north, our Canadian colleagues have already managed to snag some of these next generation BlackBerry smartphones for themselves. The rest of us, though, we wait...

Clingo universal car phone mount for BlackBerry Everything, works with your phone - Leave a comment to win one!

Clingo universal car phone mount for BlackBerry Everything, works with your phone - Leave a comment to win one!

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One lucky reader will win this Clingo universal mount! Read on for details.  [ youtube link for mobile viewing ] The Clingo universal car phone mount is one of those products that does what it says "on the tin." I admit, when I saw the Clingo products in the CrackBerry Store, I was skeptical. My personal Torch 9800 is a fairly heavy device. There was no way that sticky green...

BlackBerry News for the BlackBerry PlayBook updated to 1.0.0.91, returns to the future

BlackBerry News for the BlackBerry PlayBook updated to 1.0.0.91, returns to the future

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  Yesterday - and I'm talking less than 24 hours ago - I noticed a curious thing about BlackBerry News for the BlackBerry PlayBook: it was living in the past. Restarting the app and then the PlayBook did no good. The application simply refused to show any articles posted later than July 31, 2011. As to why, I couldn't tell you. Perhaps the app just couldn't come to grips with the...