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Aerize WiFiX Version 2 Gives You Control of What Networks Your Apps Use on Legacy BlackBerry Devices

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Aerize WiFix version 2 has just been released for the legacy BlackBerry OSes versions 4.5 and above. WiFiX allows users to bypass your apps’ need to connect through specific protocols giving you much more options for apps that have strict connectivity requirements.
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NY State Governor Ditches Email in Favor of Secure PIN Messaging and BBM

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In a move obvious to those whose emails can be requested through the freedom of information act, New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo favors communicating to his staff over PIN to PIN BlackBerry Messaging or directly over the phone avoiding email altogether.
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Google Axes Redundant Native Gmail Client for BlackBerry

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Google has announced that they’re cutting support for their native gmail client for BlackBerry as of November 22nd. Some mobile industry writers believe that this is some kind of corporate maneuvering to make the Android platform more appealing. I think it’s obvious that most BlackBerry users prefer accessing their Gmail accounts using the BlackBerry email client. I applaud Google’s decision to remove an app that didn’t mesh well with their software philosophy of keeping interfaces clean, simple and fast.

FlightTrack for BlackBerry Updated With New UI, Better Info and More

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FlightTrack is a BlackBerry app that has been updated with a revamped UI and several new features. The app is just what the name says it is: a flight tracking app. The app tracks a variety of aspects around your domestic and international flights with real-time updates and live flight tracking maps. FlightTrack gives you updates on gates, delays and cancellations too.
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Another Poorly Timed BlackBerry Outage: Are You Experiencing Issues?

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The last time we talked about a BlackBerry outage was just after the last earnings call when the share price began to dip again. This most recent outage has been very widespread and has been going on for around 3 days now. This outage also comes at a bad time with the recent announcement of the iPhone 4S.
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BIS 4.0 Will Bring BBID Integration, Google Calendar Sync and More

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BIS 4

Documents detailing the upcoming BIS 4.0 have been found and there are some decent improvements on the way for those non-corporate BES users. Some of the new features include:
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