Monthly Archive for September, 2005Page 2 of 17

Ask Us! Switching Blackberry Devices

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Blackberry Web Client
Wei asked us,

I’m getting duplicate emails to my Blackberry device and can not figure out why. I currently have a 7520 on Nextel which receives my work and Gmail emails. My work email is fine, but every Gmail email gets duplicated.

When it comes to duplicate emails, it’s usually always the case where you have setup the email to forward from two places. The places that you need to check are your Blackberry Internet Service account, Gmail settings, and your Outlook forwarding rules. Do one of the following, but not all because you’ll stop receiving all emails together.

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RIM and Cingular Introduce BlackBerry Connect

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Nokia 9300
Cingular Wireless and Research In Motion today introduced BlackBerry ConnectTM to the U.S. marketplace. Cingular is the first U.S. carrier to offer the popular BlackBerry wireless services on a third-party handset via the BlackBerry Connect licensing program from RIM. The Nokia 9300 is scheduled to be available in the U.S. through Cingular Wireless beginning in November.

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RIM profit surges; Growth disappoints

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Research In Motion Ltd. reported a 57 percent jump in its second-quarter profit on Wednesday as surging demand for its popular BlackBerry wireless e-mail device drove sales higher. But its stock fell in after-hours trading as customer additions and forecasts for subscriber growth disappointed some investors, offsetting an increase in the company’s third-quarter sales forecast. RIM shares fell almost 4 percent to $74.35 on the electronic Inet brokerage system from their close of $77.25 on Nasdaq. The stock closed down 49 Canadian cents at C$90.42 in Toronto.

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RIM To Post Q2 Results Today

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RIM is going to post their second-quarter earning for 2005 today at 5pm Eastern Time. Along with the fiscal report, most people are expecting the official announcement of the Blackberry 8700, so this could be an interesting conference call even to non-investors.

You can watch the live webcast of the conference call below:

http://www.vcall.com/CEPage.asp?ID=94905

Official 8700 Pictures and Specs

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8700
Pinstack.com got their hands on the first official Blackberry 8700 pictures and specs:

Quadband GSM/GPRS/EDGE, AMR

- 2.0 Radio Platform

320 x 240 (1/4 VGA) Colour LCD
- Excellent indoor and outdoor readability
- Exceptional resolution
- Light sensor for automated LCD brightness

Speaker Phone

- Handsfree operation

Bluetooth

- Support for v2.0 Protocol Stack
- Serial Port Profile for PC Connectivity (i.e. sync)
- Extended Support for more Advanced Car Kits

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Impatica Releases ShowMate

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Showmate
Impatica Inc., an industry leader in the delivery and viewing of PowerPoint presentations over the Internet and wireless networks, today unveiled Impatica ShowMate–the first and only solution to allow BlackBerry users to project PowerPoint presentations directly from their handhelds. Impatica will be showcasing the ShowMate in booth # 965 at the CTIA Wireless IT 2005 show this week in San Francisco.

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