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Think you can you survive a 40-hour hackathon? Then get yourself to BlackBerry JamHack 2012

Think you can you survive a 40-hour hackathon? Then get yourself to BlackBerry JamHack 2012

Calling all developers. This October take part in the first simultaneuous Asia-Pacific BlackBerry hackathon and see if you can survive non-stop coding for 40 hours. It event includes cash prizes, devices, food and lots more. Ten cities will go head-to-head over two weekends this October. Winners will advance to BlackBerry Jam Asia 2012 to represent team and country. BlackBerry JamHack...

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EE stores getting rebranded in the UK - The Everything Everywhere sign is no more

EE stores getting rebranded in the UK - The Everything Everywhere sign is no more

The last couple of weeks have been pretty busy for EE (Everything Everywhere) here in the UK. Formerly Orange and T-Mobile, the company first announced its new EE branding at the launch of its 4G LTE roll out, and just the other day we saw the the network provider name on some mobiles switch from Orange or T-Mobile over to EE. This weekend I passed my local Everything Everywhere store...

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Some Vodafone customers experiencing BlackBerry outage *Update* - looks like it is back up and running

Some Vodafone customers experiencing BlackBerry outage *Update* - looks like it is back up and running

Vodafone users may be experiencing a bit of an outage this morning in Europe. An anonymous tipster emailed in letting us know that BIS services are down following some planned maintenance last night. While it's unclear so far whether the problem is Vodafone's or RIM's, we're hoping it will be resolved shortly. In the meantime, let us know in the comments if you're on Vodafone and your...

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RIM and Globe Telecom to bring even more exclusive events to BlackBerry customers in the Philippines

RIM and Globe Telecom to bring even more exclusive events to BlackBerry customers in the Philippines

After Nicki Minaj attracted over 12,000 BlackBerry subscribers in Manilla, RIM and Globe Telecom decided to go ahead and expand their relationship that offers BlackBerry users in the Philippines access to exclusive events. When purchasing a BlackBerry Curve 9220 or BlackBerry Curve 9320 smartphone with a Globe postpaid plan, you end up attending some of the exclusive music events and...

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