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Wikitude gets updated to version 7.1.2 bringing support for the BlackBerry Curve 9320 and 9310

Wikitude gets updated to version 7.1.2 bringing support for the BlackBerry Curve 9320 and 9310

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Good news for you BlackBerry Curve 9320 and 9310 owners - you can now take advantage of the great features that Wikitude has to offer for BlackBerry smartphones. The popular augmented reality application has received an update to version 7.1.2 bringing additional support to the new Curves. While the features of the app have not changed Wikitude have apparently adapted the layout of the...

IM+ launch a free version of their popular instant messaging app for the BlackBerry PlayBook

IM+ launch a free version of their popular instant messaging app for the BlackBerry PlayBook

James Richardson 15

Great news for PlayBook owners - A new free version of IM+ is now available to download from BlackBerry App World. Why is it free you may ask? Simple - it is a port of the free Android version. This means that the version does have a few services missing from it, such as Skype, but if you need the Pro version you can already pick that one up. You will see from the video that the user...

New 'Action Starts Here' commercial for BlackBerry India - Will you be singing along?

New 'Action Starts Here' commercial for BlackBerry India - Will you be singing along?

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We posted just the other day detailing how Research In Motion were kicking off a new campaign in India with the slogan 'Action Starts Here'. In conjunction they have published a new TV commercial which is clearly bound for the region and it is very different to the recent commercials we have had here in the UK over the past few months. Those took on a new format but this new one seems...

Looks like it is the women who are getting things done when it comes to using a BlackBerry

Looks like it is the women who are getting things done when it comes to using a BlackBerry

James Richardson 22

Some interesting BlackBerry facts have risen thanks to The Guardian. It seems that they have teamed up with OgilvyAction and conducted some research which seems to prove that here in the UK it is the women that are more likely to choose BlackBerry as their smartphone platform of choice. Based on research of 1000 people the results show that 56% of women own a smartphone, as opposed to...

RIM to continue layoffs, 3,000 exiting the company before the end of the second quarter

RIM to continue layoffs, 3,000 exiting the company before the end of the second quarter

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The news is not new, in fact we knew that RIM was letting go of employees for quite some time now, and it appears as though August may be the month in which the remaining 3,000 employees are actually let go. Cantech Letter has been informed by some sources that these employees may be departing from the company as early as August 13, which comes just two weeks before the end of Q2,...