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All 700 Orange and T-Mobile shops to be re-branded as EE by the end of the month

All 700 Orange and T-Mobile shops to be re-branded as EE by the end of the month

It's interesting times at the moment in the UK for EE (formerly Everything Everywhere), who own both Orange and T-Mobile UK. We have mentioned in various posts about the company rolling out their new 4G LTE service in the UK at the end of October, the first network to do so in Great Britain. Today EE has announced that all 700 of the Orange and T-Mobile stores will be re-branded as...

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RIM cancels BlackBerry Theme Studio 7 release plans, confirms 'themes' not available for BlackBerry 10

RIM cancels BlackBerry Theme Studio 7 release plans, confirms 'themes' not available for BlackBerry 10

If you're a BlackBerry theme developer, you've likely been waiting for RIM to release BlackBerry Theme Studio 7 since the first BlackBerry 7 devices started rolling out. As we all know, that didn't happen. Theme developers have had to use work around methods in BlackBerry Theme Studio 6 in order to offer BlackBerry 7 device owners themes and now the final word has come down from the...

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BlackBerry 10 BBM to support 'enhanced communication activities' beyond just texting

BlackBerry 10 BBM to support 'enhanced communication activities' beyond just texting

While speaking in Jakarta on Thursday, RIM CEO Thorsten Heins talked a bit about BBM and what's in store down the road for the messaging service on BlackBerry 10. BBM has always been the go-to for BlackBerry users to setup groups, chat with family and friends and even send files, but soon there may be even more. Thorsten said that RIM is always trying to improve BBM, making it "a very...

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CrackBerry Asks: Do you prefer the old or new BlackBerry 10 homescreen app icon style?

CrackBerry Asks: Do you prefer the old or new BlackBerry 10 homescreen app icon style?

L: Old App Icons; R: Current App Icons Which BlackBerry 10 application icon style do you prefer? With Research In Motion providing sneaks peaks of the BlackBerry 10 as they near the 2013 launch, it has been interesting to observe the evolution of the operating system's user interface. There most definitely have been changes from the first BlackBerry 10 preview build to the much...

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