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iPhone users to get BlackBerry 10 touchscreen keyboard before BlackBerry users?!

iPhone users to get BlackBerry 10 touchscreen keyboard before BlackBerry users?!

During the keynote presentation at BlackBerry World 2012, RIM gave us a sneak peek of some of the cool new features coming to BlackBerry 10 phones. One of the features shown off that got us salivating was the touchscreen keyboard, which takes an extremely innovative approach to predictive text. Instead of placing suggested words above the keyboard, which diverts your attention from the...

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MyCityWay partners with RIM to bring MyCityWay to the BlackBerry PlayBook and BlackBerry 10

MyCityWay partners with RIM to bring MyCityWay to the BlackBerry PlayBook and BlackBerry 10

Research In Motion and MyCityWay have launched MyCityWay on the BlackBerry PlayBook, an application to help you get around and have a little fun at the same time. If you are looking around town for that new hotspot, directions to a hotel, or to get tickets for that new blockbuster movie, you may just want to check out this new app for the BlackBerry PlayBook. Be the urban legend you...

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ShopCrackBerry Update: More BlackBerry PlayBook Mini Keyboards shipping out today!

ShopCrackBerry Update: More BlackBerry PlayBook Mini Keyboards shipping out today!

Reminder: You can save 15% on All BlackBerry Accessories right now by using coupon code "GrandOpening" during checkout at both ShopCrackBerry and CrackBerry Canada stores! A week ago I was on location at our US e-commerce facility in Florida to help receive our first batch of long overdue BlackBerry PlayBook Mini Keyboards. If you missed the video we recorded thanking everybody for...

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Putting the BlackBerry camera to the test - A 360 degree camera rig of BlackBerry smartphones!

Putting the BlackBerry camera to the test - A 360 degree camera rig of BlackBerry smartphones!

Coming off their crazy "extreme keyboarding" video, the BBM Challenge Council is moving along, this time dispelling myths about the BlackBerry camera. For this round, Streeter and Amir enlist the help of Leighton Meester as they show off this awesome 360 degree camera rig made up of BlackBerry Bold 9900s. We've got no clue how they fired them off all at the same time, but who cares?!...

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CrackBerry Asks: What do you think of BlackBerry Australia's Wake Up marketing campaign?

CrackBerry Asks: What do you think of BlackBerry Australia's Wake Up marketing campaign?

  What do you think of the Wake Up. Be Bold campaign? Yesterday evening I was speaking to a colleague of mine who said, "Kevin... you need to do something to get BlackBerry to stop this Wake Up campaign. It's horrendous." In case you missed it, you can check out the Wake Up website here. I told him that it was a regional marketing campaign -- targeting the Australian market...

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