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CES 2012: Wilson Electronics Showcasing Sleek Signal Booster Compatible With 4G LTE

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We’ve written about Wilson Electronics before on BlackBerryCool and the company is at CES showing off its Sleek hardware that can boost not only cell phones in 2G and 3G areas (all but IDEN), but it’s now covering 4G LTE by Verizon. This product is expected to launch in Q2 of 2012.
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CES 2012: Slacker Talks New Media Partners Including ESPN and BCS Championship

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Slacker’s Jonathan Sasse sits down with us to talk about the company’s new media partners including ESPN where they are now doing live streaming of events. The first live event scheduled was with the BCS Championship and more on set to come. Video after the jump.
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CES 2012: Zagg Shows Off New Universal Keyboards for Any Bluetooth Device

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Zagg is at CES 2012 showing off their new Universal Keyboards that work with any Bluetooth-enabled devices including the BlackBerry PlayBook. One of the downsides is that the media keys won’t function on the PlayBook because they are for iOS and Android only. Too bad.
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CES 2012: Griffin Technology Shows Off iPhone Cases With Built-in Vinyl

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Griffin Technology is at CES showing off their latest iPhone cases which are made from an actual vinyl record. The cases are made from a record so if you had a needle, you would be able to play some of the tracks made to use the case. Griffin partnered with Jack White from the White Stripes and Third Man to get these to market. Pretty cool.
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CES 2012: BlackBerry Offering News and Promotions Via BBM

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At CES 2012, the BlackBerry team was adding people to BBM so they could update fans with cool news and more. RIM had a variety of BBM promotions such as free limo rides to BBM users as well as battery swaps and other services. Stay tuned as we have a ton of video from the conference for you to check out.
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Slacker Radio Now Compatible with Ford SYNC

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Slacker Radio, purveyor of internet jams, is now playing nice with Ford SYNC. As of this writing, you can download version 4.1.22 via BlackBerry App World to update your device. Slacker.com should be updated soon to allow for the download there as well. Once you’ve updated, bugs from prior versions will have been squashed and you’ll be able to blast music via Slacker on your BlackBerry and control it via In-Car Command and Control by Voice Using SYNC AppLink. Check out the press release below to see the compatible vehicles.
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