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Grab your exclusive BBMe shirt for BlackBerry World/BlackBerry Jam from BBMShirts!

Grab your exclusive BBMe shirt for BlackBerry World/BlackBerry Jam from BBMShirts!

BlackBerry World and BlackBerry Jam are literally days away now, and the excitement is growing both for those attending and those of us at home. If you're planning on attending and need a cool shirt to wear while you're there, BBMShirts has what you need. Wear your PIN on your sleeve in the shape of a fully scannable barcode and make it clear that your BBM is open for messages with the...

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Apple CEO Tim Cook acknowledges BlackBerry data efficiency and admits carriers actually care about it

Apple CEO Tim Cook acknowledges BlackBerry data efficiency and admits carriers actually care about it

Last night, while covering the Apple Q2 results for iMore, I heard Tim Cook say something that I don't ever quite recall anyone from Apple ever saying before. In response to a question about carrier subsidies on iPhones, and potential pressure, Cook said the following as part of his reply: "Our engineering teams work extremely hard to be efficient with data and differently than...

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Deezer streaming music services launch in Canada, Australia and New Zealand, PlayBook app already available

Deezer streaming music services launch in Canada, Australia and New Zealand, PlayBook app already available

If you're not already tuned into Slacker Radio on your BlackBerry PlayBook or any of the other streaming music services out there, then you may be pleased to know Deezer is now available in Canada, Australia and New Zealand. The Deezer app has been available in BlackBerry App World for a while now but judging from some of the reviews, some folks never knew that it was restricted by...

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