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BlackBerry Curve Touch might be announced at BlackBerry World

BlackBerry Curve Touch might be announced at BlackBerry World

20 April, 2011 | comments (30)

Yet another leak of a touchscreen-packing BlackBerry. This time itís the BlackBerry Curve Touch Ė with rumored T-Mobile branding and a possible appearance at the BlackBerry World next month. Unlike the other Curve models, this one drops the...


BlackBerry Bold Touch 9860 and Torch 9900 promo videos leak

BlackBerry Bold Touch 9860 and Torch 9900 promo videos leak

14 April, 2011 | comments (12)

Two 30-second promo clips of the upcoming BlackBerry Bold Torch 9860 and BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900 leaked today. As you'd imagine, the videos show some of the main features of the two phones and reconfirm RIM's intentions of putting them into...


Specs leak: BlackBerry Torch 9860 (Monza), Bold Touch 9900 (Dakota)

Specs leak: BlackBerry Torch 9860 (Monza), Bold Touch 9900 (Dakota)

11 April, 2011 | comments (30)

The BlackBerries keep leaking - itís the Dakota (a.k.a. Bold Touch) and the Monza (GSM version of the Monaco) this time around. What leaked are sheets of each and every spec for both phones Ė there are no leaked official photos but we have...


The BlackBerry Bold Touch 9930 gets a quick hands-on action

The BlackBerry Bold Touch 9930 gets a quick hands-on action

08 April, 2011 | comments (25)

Previously known as Dakota or Montana, the BlackBerry Bold Touch 9930 is just one of RIMís new lineup of phones scheduled to be released this year. And now the touch bar gets some hands-on love and the initial impressions are not what youíd call...


Blackberry Bold Touch 9930 video tutorials reveal the new BB OS 6.1

Blackberry Bold Touch 9930 video tutorials reveal the new BB OS 6.1

05 April, 2011 | comments (21)

Video demos of version 6.1, the next iteration of the Blackberry OS, surfaced online and by the looks of it... it's much like ver 6.0. The videos also show the not yet announced Blackberry Bold Touch 9930. The phone featured in the videos is no less...


BlackBerry Touch Monaco leaks in live pictures

BlackBerry Touch Monaco leaks in live pictures

01 April, 2011 | comments (48)

BlackBerry Touch Monaco, also known as Monza, has leaked again and this time we get live photos. The smartphone is said to run on the BlackBerry OS 6.1 and tie closely to your BlackBerry ID. The Monaco and Monza monikers actually mark two...


WP7 will go second by 2015, iOS and BlackBerry will lose ground

WP7 will go second by 2015, iOS and BlackBerry will lose ground

30 March, 2011 | comments (195)

The analysts from IDC just published their forecast on the smartphone market development in the next five years. Apparently the company has some sort of crystal ball as we canít see how else they will be able to make such long-term predictions in...


Blackberry Storm 3 look-alike shown on video, heads to Verizon

Blackberry Storm 3 look-alike shown on video, heads to Verizon

21 February, 2011 | comments (28)

A new Blackberry touchscreen device has been spotted on a video and it suspiciously looks like the Storm 3. It has the touchscreen bar form factor, a trackpad and what looks like the Blackberry OS 6.1. The device is bound for Verizon USA....


First live photos of BlackBerry Bold Touch show a carbon back

First live photos of BlackBerry Bold Touch show a carbon back

21 February, 2011 | comments (46)

Live photos of the BlackBerry Bold Touch have given tangible form to the leak from late January. The photos of the touchscreen-bar with QWERTY keyboard reveal a carbon back panel instead of BlackBerry's usual faux-leather back. We first heard of...


IDC report says smartphones outsell computers for the first time

IDC report says smartphones outsell computers for the first time

09 February, 2011 | comments (13)

2010 was defined by a series of explosive growths in the smartphone market. For the first time ever, smartphones have outsold traditional computers, says IDC. Leading manufacturers posted staggering quarterly and yearly growths with more to come in...


BlackBerry roadmap leaks, touch screens, HD video and NFC ahead

BlackBerry roadmap leaks, touch screens, HD video and NFC ahead

28 January, 2011 | comments (35)

We just found some slides with juicy information about BlackBerry's 2011 lineup. Spoiler alert: there's a couple of (thinner) touch phones incoming and the OS is getting modernized with better graphics, browser, video and so on. These slides show...


BlackBerry Storm 3 breaks cover, full specs unleashed

BlackBerry Storm 3 breaks cover, full specs unleashed

14 January, 2011 | comments (93)

And as if the revealing of the 2011 series of BlackBerry phones Ė the Torch 2, the Dakota and the Apollo Curve werenít enough, now the curtain from the BlackBerry Storm 3 has been lifted as well. It surely looks like RIM is trying very hard not...


1.2Ghz BlackBerry Torch 2 on the way, 11mm-thin Curve Apollo too

1.2Ghz BlackBerry Torch 2 on the way, 11mm-thin Curve Apollo too

14 January, 2011 | comments (30)

That nice BlackBerry Dakota yesterday is obviously in for some company. We just spotted a couple of new devices by the company, leaked in all their press glory and full specs. Meet the BlackBerry Torch 2 and the Curve Apollo. It seems...


BlackBerry Dakota photo and specifications leak again

BlackBerry Dakota photo and specifications leak again

13 January, 2011 | comments (56)

Great news for all BlackBerry lovers! A new photo of the BlackBerry Dakota leaked today and it looks just like its prototype the Magnum, which we covered almost a year ago. The only thing different is the trackpad that has been added to the device...


BlackBerry Curve 8980 escapes via FCC, switches to trackpad

BlackBerry Curve 8980 escapes via FCC, switches to trackpad

1 December, 2010 | comments (21)

It seems the aging BlackBerry Curve 8900 is finally getting a successor. The Curve 8980 features almost the same specs, but has picked up WirelessN connectivity and an optical trackpad instead of a regular trackball. The rest of the specs are...

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Report details OS market share in Q3, Android pulls off 10x growth

Report details OS market share in Q3, Android pulls off 10x growth

1 November, 2010 | comments (69)

Yesterday, we wrote about how mobile phone manufacturers performed. Today we thought we take a look at OS market shares, check the US market and also Microsoft's standing before Windows Phone 7, at least a look through the eyes of the analysts at...


Q3 summary: Apple joins the Top 5, Sony Ericsson drops off

Q3 summary: Apple joins the Top 5, Sony Ericsson drops off

31 October, 2010 | comments (134)

This week was chock full of financial reports and now itís time for a summary. According to industry analysts IDC, mobile phone market grew 14.6% with 340.5 million units shipped. Smartphones are playing an ever-increasing role - the estimated...


BlackBerry Bold 9780 official, it runs OS 6 and has 5MP camera

BlackBerry Bold 9780 official, it runs OS 6 and has 5MP camera

28 October, 2010 | comments (25)

The new bold went official - and it continues in the tradition of previous Bolds but with improved specs. The BlackBerry Bold 9780 has double the RAM, runs the new OS and packs a 5 megapixel camera. The outside of the BlackBerry Bold 9780 has...

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BlackBerry Bold 9780 spotted on the Vodafone Netherlands website

BlackBerry Bold 9780 spotted on the Vodafone Netherlands website

20 October, 2010 | comments (20)

The highly rumored BlackBerry Bold 9780 is almost official - it has just been spotted on the Vodafone Netherlands web page and should hit the market soon. And while we've already seen the smartphone before, its specs sheet was still missing. Up...


BlackBerry Bold 9780 gets reviewed before getting official

BlackBerry Bold 9780 gets reviewed before getting official

19 October, 2010 | comments (22)

BlackBerry Bold 9780 still exist only in the rumorland, but it already has its review and even a video walkthrough. It's safe to say the secrets of the Bold 9780 broke loose and there is nothing left for RIM to surprise us. When we first met the...