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Porsche Design opens their first retail store in Canada and CrackBerry was on location

Porsche Design opens their first retail store in Canada and CrackBerry was on location

If you’ve been hunting around Canada trying to find a Porsche Design store, you can officially end your hunt as the first Canadian store is now open. Porsche Design stores carry a huge selection of clothing, watches, kitchen knives, and now even a BlackBerry device -- all of which have been meticulously designed. The store had their grand opening on June 14th 2012 and we were on hand to...

Zach Gilbert 18
CrackBerry Asks: How important do you think it is that BlackBerry have a voice control app like Siri or S-Voice?

CrackBerry Asks: How important do you think it is that BlackBerry have a voice control app like Siri or S-Voice?

How important do you think it is that BlackBerry 10 have a voice control app (like Siri or S-Voice)? A week ago, almost to the hour, Apple execs took to the stage for the WWDC keynote. Siri was the warm-up act for the show (see WWDC replay), and when it came time to talk iOS 6, Scott Forstall spent a chunk of time going over the new voice commands they built into Siri. Apple also...

CrackBerry Kevin 112
Research In Motion consolidating manufacturing in the shift towards BlackBerry 10

Research In Motion consolidating manufacturing in the shift towards BlackBerry 10

For many years now, Celestica, the Canadian contract manufacturer (CM) with operations all over the world, has been a manufacturing partner with Research In Motion.  For a few years Celestica wouldn't actually make hardware for RIM, but they'd act as a fulfillment center by loading in the carrier-specific OS, packaging up everything into the right box and shipping it off to retail...

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BlackBerry 10 hands-on, Verizon's Share Everything, iOS 6 vs BlackBerry 10 and more [Weekend Update]

BlackBerry 10 hands-on, Verizon's Share Everything, iOS 6 vs BlackBerry 10 and more [Weekend Update]

What You May Have Missed What Verizon's new Share Everything plans mean to the wireless industryGoing hands-on with BlackBerry 10... My initial thoughts and lots of sexy photosPacemaker for BlackBerry PlayBook now available - Mix, sync and scratch your digital musicHow's this for a full touchscreen BlackBerry 10 Bold? Balsillie and Lazaridis to receive nearly $12 million in parting...

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