Social Feeds on BlackBerry OS 6

I promised yesterday that I would give an overview of the new social feeds features in BlackBerry OS 6. Don’t worry, I didn’t forget. Here is a solid overview of how social feeds work in OS 6, and how you can expect them to make your online social life easier. Remember, a few already released ...

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BlackBerry Curve 9300 “Kepler”

Research In Motion Ltd.’s (RIM) upcoming new smartphone, the BlackBerry Curve 9300 “Kepler” might provide the North American sales boost that the company has been looking for. Why? Three points: -       BlackBerry OS 6 -       A new streaming social media feed -       The price point (expected to be between $99 and $149) BlackBerrys are no longer just for business ...

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Why the BlackBerry Means No More “Social Networking” Phones

We reported yesterday that the Sidekick line of phones is coming to an end, at least for now (read here). Microsoft also announced that it was ending production of its Kin smartphone (read here). What went wrong with these phones or more importantly, why is this posted in the BlackBerry section? These were “social networking” ...

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Chat for BlackBerry Facebook App?

While Facebook’s chat feature is buggy, unreliable and well let’s be honest, it is no replacement for a real messaging client, it might be finally showing up in the BlackBerry Facebook App. And yes, I do use Facebook chat to talk to quite a number of people. It is just simply easier to use than ...

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