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Here's Google Mobile Updater for BlackBerry

Google Operating System, which is an unofficial but quite worthy blog about Google apps and ops, uncovers Google Mobile Updater.Google Mobile Updater is the desktop updater included in Google Pack.

December 6, 2007 by Russell Shaw


BlackBerry 9000 will have faster processor than current iPhone

BoyGenius has some of the specs for the oncoming (release date unconfirmed as of yet) BlackBerry 9000:Screen: 480x320On Board Memory: 1GBProcessor: Intel XScale PXA270, at 624 MHz. That's faster than the iPhone 620 MHz, achieved via the ARM 1173;3G Support: Yes, via multi-band GSM.

November 30, 2007 by Russell Shaw

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Report: BlackBerry 9000 touchscreen models due by March

Dan Jones of the wireless news site Unstrung, has been told by clued-in analyst Carmi Levy that she expects a BlackBerry 9000 series with iPhone-like touchscreen functionality to be released in the first quarter of 2008.Levy takes this as an indication that BlackBerry is diverging even more significantly from its once top-down, enterprise-specific roots.

November 21, 2007 by Russell Shaw

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BlackBerry 8130 due in U.S. November 23

Gadget site Gizmodo confirms that Sprint will roll out the second-generation, BlackBerry Pearl 8130 the day after Thanksgiving.That'd be Friday, November 23 here in the U.

November 14, 2007 by Russell Shaw

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BlackBerry Patent app would simplify searching for email with attachments

Ever go thru a list of incoming BlackBerry emails, repeatedly scrolling down until you find that message with the all-important attachment.Well, a new BlackBerry Patent application entitled System, Method and User Interface For Searching For Messages With Attachments On A Mobile Device proposes to make this task easier.

October 27, 2007 by Russell Shaw


Ten features I wish BlackBerry offered, but doesn't- YET

I'm just back from CTIA, where BlackBerry   was one of the major exhibitors.Seeing so many BlackBerry models in one place, and saying hello to RIM folks, made me think about some features I wish most newer BlackBerrys should offer but don't as of yet.

October 25, 2007 by Russell Shaw