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RIM opens a BlackBerry Lifestyle Store in Vietnam and also launches the Porsche Design P'9981

RIM opens a BlackBerry Lifestyle Store in Vietnam and also launches the Porsche Design P'9981

Research in Motion has opened a BlackBerry Lifestyle Store in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. The grand event took place on 12/12/12 and in addition to the new retail outlet, the good folk of Vietnam also got a new device launched - the Porsche Design BlackBerry P'9981. This was clearly a big deal for the BlackBerry fans in Vietnam as many started queuing for the event at 9am on December...

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BlackBerry celebrates the MassKara Festival in the Philippines and they sure know how to throw a party

BlackBerry celebrates the MassKara Festival in the Philippines and they sure know how to throw a party

We've seem some exciting news come out of the Philippines recently and this latest video that BlackBerry have released keeps up the trend. Each year the people of the Philippines celebrate MassKara, a festival that is held in the third week of October. RIM got involved this year and as you will see from the above video they really know how to throw a party over there. By the looks of...

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BlackBerry OS 7 devices will continue to be supported through the transition to BlackBerry 10

BlackBerry OS 7 devices will continue to be supported through the transition to BlackBerry 10

This might seem all too obvious to some folks considering RIM is still releasing OS's for devices such as the Curve 8900 but it's certainly been on the minds of many. The question of whether or not BlackBerry OS 7+ devices will be supported in the long-term now that BlackBerry 10 is soon to be arriving. As noted by BlackBerry CEO, Thorsten Heins on the latest earnings call, we can...

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