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Google acquires iTunes-like Canadian mobile music App “PushLife”

Posted by Donny Torrefranca Google is preparing to have their own sync-to-mobile music app, and an interface for their Cloud media service. With the acquisition of PushLife, it looks like they’re preparation is almost complete. PushLife, a desktop-enabled mobile service is capable of syncing your non-iDevice smartphone (Blackberry, Symbian or Android) to sync with iTunes and transfer your music and …

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Blackberry Playbook Event taking place April 14 in New York City [Giveaway]

Playbook

Posted by Jamie Forestell We have received our invitation to the Blackberry Playbook event taking place in New York City on April 14. RIM will have the Playbook available for demo. The Playbook has been hyped up since September of 2010 and we look forward to finally getting a peek at the QNX based tablet. One of the most surprising …

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TekTok’s Mobile “State of the Industry”

SOTI

Time to check in on the current state of the “Smartphone Wars”. The battle for the hearts and minds of smartphone users rages on, and as we enter Q2 2011, statistics will start to be released outlining where we are post-2010, where we saw Google’s Android platform make huge leaps forward, Apple launched the incredibly successful iPhone 4, and RIM …

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Blackberry Playbook pre-order available today for April 19 starting at $499

Posted by Jamie Forestell The Blackberry Playbook is now available for pre-order. Yes, you heard correct. Today! It has been a long wait but in less then one month, the most anticipated tablet of the year will be on the market. The Playbook will be available at a number of retailers including Futureshop and Best Buy. You may find the …

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Pre-Order the Blackberry Playbook Tomorrow: Sears Canada

Blackberry Playbook Preorder

Posted by Jamie Forestell It would appear Sears Canada affiliates have the opportunity to pre-order the Blackberry Playbook starting tomorrow. We have reached out to confirm the full details, but please note the spelling mistake made (realeasing). The Blackberry Playbook is rumored to be launching on April 10, so this could very well be valid. And as we all know, the iPad …

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Blackberry Playbook available April 10th

Playbook

Posted By Jamie Forestell BGR is reporting that good sources have revealed the launch date for the much anticipated Blackberry Playbook tablet. April 10 looks to be the launch date and the tablet will ship without the GM OS(gold master). Users will be prompted to download and install the latest version upon booting up the device. Now, in the past Apple has …

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RIM announces BBM mobile gifts

RIM announces BBM mobile gifts Posted By Jamie Forestell Today at the Mobile World Conference being held in Barcelona, Research In Motion (RIM) announced plans for gifting Airtime through the App World with the use of the BBM platform. This will allow carriers to sell airtime to prepaid subscribers.  Any authorized subscriber will have the ability to purchase airtime, apps, or …

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Blackberry Playbook to run Android Apps: Bloomberg

Bloomberg reports the Blackberry Playbook will indeed run Android apps. When RIM first announced the Playbook tablet, the industry cringed at the thought of an entire restructure of Blackberry applications as well as the need to develop new apps for the QNX OS. The Andriod marketplace has roughly 130,000 apps, which seems light in comparison to the Apple appstore, but …

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Rim to deliver keynote at 4PM EST live from Devcon 2010

Research In Motion is hosting a keynote in less then 1 hour, where they are expected to make several announcements. RIM could be announcing their new tablet rumored to be called the “Blackpad”, or could also be announcing their new OS which will power the tablet. We are not in San Francisco but will do our best to deliver the …

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Blackberry Shortages Confirmed [BREAKING]

Any Blackberry customers looking for warranty replacement on their devices may be waiting up to two weeks.  TekTok has confirmed today, a global backorder on models such as the Bold 9000, 9700, and more recently 8520.  Rumor has it the delay could be attributed to a shortage of Trackpads and LCD screens.  Local carriers are reporting backorders of several hundred devices of …

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