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BlackBerry App World Integrated Carrier Billing Goes Live With Over 50 Carriers


RIM has announced that over 50 carriers have signed on for the integrated carrier billing on their BlackBerry App World storefront. The new system allows BlackBerry customers to buy apps and digital goods using their mobile phone bill.
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Verizon to Close Their Mobile App Store


There has been a paradigm shift in the way the mobile apps are listed and sold since Apple launched their App Store alongside iPhone in 2008. Before the phenomenon of OS-specific global app markets, developers had the arduous task of either selling direct to consumers or jumping though hoops to land on the carriers’ deck.
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Save money on your phone bill with BillShrink



BillShrink is a service that we haven’t covered on BlackBerry Cool yet and it could save you a lot money on your phone bill. BillShrink is a free service that collects and presents unbiased, comprehensive information so you can see for yourself which billing options are best for you and why.

In the wireless industry in the United States, there are over 10 million cell phone plans and add-on combinations. Figuring out which one is best for you shouldn’t be left up to a store representative or call center. With BillShrink, you can compare all the plans appropriate for your phone usage and see which will save you the most money.

Once you enter your info, you’ll be given info about the carrier, plan, savings and network signal quality. Try it out and see if it can save you cash.