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BlackBerry Releases a Game Changer – We’re Still in this Thing

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BlackBerry has released the newest model in its BB lineup, the Irregular Heptagon to compete with the iPhone 6 and the Samsung S5. It comes equipped with seven times the uneven angles and seven times the fun! Ok, maybe they didn’t but Rick Mercer has posted a sneak peak at whats to come this year on the Rick Mercer Report …

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BlackBerry announces the Z10 and Q10 Smartphones

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We are live at the Toronto launch of the BlackBerry all touch Z10 device running BB10 and it looks and feels great. Here are the full specs of the Z10. Processor: Dual-Core 1.5GHz Display: 4.2”, 4 point multi-touch LCD display, 1280 x 768 resolution at 356 DPI, Touch On Lens Camera: 8MP rear facing camera, Auto Focus, 5X digital zoom, 1080p HD video …

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Why RIM has a great shot with BB10

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If you have been following Tek Tok since our initial launch in 2010, you may know that we are avid Apple users and huge fans of the iPhone and the iOS ecosystem.  You may also know that while we appreciate Android for what it is, we are not the biggest fan of the fragmented ecosystem and the lack of firmware …

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New App for BlackBerry 10 Leaked Ahead of Launch [humor]

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A new app has surfaced just days before the anticipated launch of BB10 which takes place in just two days, and all compliments to Rick Mercer himself. A leak that Research in Motion would clearly be glad about. httpvh://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y6NBQS7P9UE&sns=em The app titled ‘Reversal of Fortune’ takes a look at the crashing Apple shares in comparison to the rising RIM shares. …

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BlackBerry 10 Launch Nearing and RIM Shares Rising

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  Well this is certainly a good week for Research in Motion as they scurry around to launch the most anticipated BlackBerry device and also OS launch in the history of the Waterloo company. RIM was in a very similar spot several years ago with the looming of the BlackBerry Playbook that was supposed to save them and unfortunately they …

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Futureshop announces $149 BlackBerry Playbook Clearance

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Sunday we posted an article about Staples clearing out the BlackBerry Playbook  on Sunday, but if you are getting anxious and cannot wait, Futureshop has the Playbook on sale NOW for $149.99. You can place your order online, or visit your local retail store and pick up this bargain. Doing a quick check, the closest 40 stores in the GTA …

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Blackberry Playbook Fire Sale Sunday August 19

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According to staples.ca, they will be selling overstock of the 16GB WiFi Blackberry Playbook this Sunday August 19 for a mere $159.00..Yes you heard correctly. A week after the 4G LTE Playbook launched for $550, you are able to pick up a very similar tablet for near $150 bucks! There is no mention on how much stuck Staples will carry …

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Blackberry 4G LTE Playbook coming to Canada August 9

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As the Tragically Hip once sang,   it’s been a long time running,  RIM is set to launch the upgraded Playbook on August 9 at select retailers in Canada. The 4G LTE Playbook ships with standard 32GB of storage space, OS 2.01, an upgraded 1.5Ghz dual core processor, 1GB RAM, and a 7″ 1024×600 display. “We’re excited to bring customers the …

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RIM continues to BE BOLD with BlackBerry Scavenger Hunt in Toronto

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If you happen to be downtown Toronto this week, you may notice very subtly placed BlackBerry posters indicating “BlackBerry Benefits are just around the corner”. This peaked our interest of course so we followed the signs and found a map as well showing 5 locations that will be setup during the week of June 11 through June 15. We were going …

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Facebook for iPad finally coming

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Posted by Jamie Forestell If you can recall the official iPad announcement, Steve Jobs confirmed that several big apps have already been developed to include native iPad support. And for any iPhone apps not yet designed for iPad, they would all still work, and work well. For anyone that has used Facebook for iPhone on their iPad or iPad 2, …

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