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iPhone 4S launching on October 21 with BBM?

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iPhone 4S launching on October 21 with BBM? - read the full textAccording to a Greek website an iPhone will be announced in early October and released to the major markets around the world on October 21. The site claims this will be the iPhone 4S with the same size display, 8 MP camera with 1080p video recording, a dual-core 1GHz A5 processor inside and a...


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plz tell us HOW to get it on the i pod iphone or anroid im in desperate need!!!! xx :D

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  • 2012-01-22 18:17
  • 3ahF

please can we know how to get BBM on our iphone 4

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  • 2011-10-27 12:30
  • HHHH

Its launched..
dual antenna tech is for better voice transportation .
And the best thing in it is that it is 7x faster than Iphone 4 & have SIRI.
super intelligent voice control technology.

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  • 2011-10-04 20:50
  • utkS

Think about if iPhone did get BBM on the new iPhone for BB. BB could try to make some sort of deal with apple that if iPhone Next Gen gets that function then BB could try to make some sort of arrangement with apple so that they can access the app store. Could be pretty beneficial.

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  • 2011-09-28 15:03
  • Mx@E

> In reply to White Trash @ 2011-09-25 18:30 from 4r8q - click to readThose were the good ole days: BBM on Nokia via BB connect. RIM better do something fast to stop people flying to Android-based devices and Apple

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  • 2011-09-27 16:30
  • fw20

> In reply to White Trash @ 2011-09-25 18:30 from 4r8q - click to readHEy,How do you get BBM on unsupported devices?

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  • 2011-09-27 16:09
  • xFMa

Why need additional antenna at the top, what a crapy n low tech phone.

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  • 2011-09-27 05:32
  • PUU2

I had BBM on my E 63, a loooooong time ago!!

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  • 2011-09-25 18:30
  • 4r8q

I agree with the specs but not with the BBM on Apple iPhone... c'mon man... that really freaking insane to think that BBM is the flagship social app of RIM
and if that would be available on Apple then definitely nobody would buy BB Torch or Playbook righr?

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  • 2011-09-25 08:09
  • t7Ju

> In reply to [deleted post]Might not need Flash for long anyway. Adobe themselves have acknowledged that Apple was right regarding Flash on mobile devices and announced Flash Media Server. Also Flash 11 and AIR also tackles this on mobile devices. Soon it won't be only Apple, but even Android devices taking the same route to take advantage of better battery life and performance.

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  • 2011-09-24 15:56
  • 3Ybw

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2011-09-24 10:04 from ftVi - click to readwell..job no longer ceo of apple inc..maybe the rumor can be true..

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  • 2011-09-24 15:47
  • K1KB

well bit stupid idea this is. but at the same time a brilliant idea. it will go down a storm. as apple will have all blackberry users jumping ship.

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  • 2011-09-24 15:47
  • mqMt

I doubt that BBM will make it to iOS cuz iOS 5 has iMessage so it will be stupid to get both in one device besides blackberry fame was made cuz of BBM so no point of sharing this with a competitive company like apple

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  • 2011-09-24 14:42
  • ftZt

apple wil make no such proposition to BB coz the Jobs are so egoistic. i dont agree wit dat rumour.

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  • 2011-09-24 10:04
  • ftVi

> In reply to monkey @ 2011-09-23 22:13 from tV31 - click to readWith RIM's nextgen phones still months away and losing 25% of their capitalization maybe a big enough stack of cash would tempt them to open the doors to BBM and BES. Licensing can be very lucrative.

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  • 2011-09-24 05:51
  • 4NYD

Why u guy are talking so much about BBM there are many other things to talk about .

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  • 2011-09-24 01:58
  • uv4p

nahhh... dont think its true..

but if somehow it really happens,
Blackberry can be considered dead, committed Suicide!

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  • 2011-09-24 01:21
  • wHTW

Guys, there's the iPhone 4S, which is an update to the current iPhone 4 but without the bugs and the antenna issues, etc, and will come with iOS 5.

Also, there will be iPhone 5, which, hence the name, will be having iOS 5, and will have a wider screen display.

There are some speculations whether both will be 4G, or just iPhone 5 that will be 4G.

Both phones should be released the very same time (just lets hope they get released in both colors at the same time)

Now, regarding having BBM on it, guess Apple finally realized that building technology that works on their phone ONLY is pretty useless (like FaceTime), and decided to merge services with THE most popular instant Mobile Chat system (using BIS).

I personally doubt BES will be supported, as the main reason behind it is getting just the Messenger services.

If this is the case, Apple will win a larger market portion for those who are using BlackBerry's, want to shift to iPhones, but don't want to loose the BBM.

On the other hand, BlackBerry OS 7 is a step by BlackBerry to their newer OS developed by QNX, which should be their new generation of OSes -- like that on the PlayBook, which should make things look pretty cool on the BlackBerry's.

Besides, I think they did a tremendous job in their new BlackBerry collection, from standard keyboard/keypad, going through the touch-and-type, and ending with the complete touch phones.

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  • 2011-09-23 23:24
  • 4x75

i dont think blacberry is so stupid to allow apple to use their bbm service, obviously people will buy more iphone rather then the small slow crappy blackberry it self!

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  • 2011-09-23 22:13
  • tV31

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