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India’s Telecom Minister Considers Data-Based Mobile Billing

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While mobile carriers around the world continue to charge ultra-premium rates for SMS and voice data, India considers the advantages of making all mobile data neutral. Is this the beginning of the end for wildly inflated data rates and tiered mobile internet?
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Canadian Carrier Rogers Plans to Expand LTE Network to Cover 60% of Population

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Rogers Communications has announced the expansion of their LTE network to cover a whole lot more of Canada’s population by the end of 2012. Starting October 1st they’ll be rolling out new infrastructure in key Canadian cities.
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The Toronto Star Interviews RIM’s Chief Marketing Officer Frank Boulben

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A week after RIM released some unfavourable Q1 earnings, RIM’s new Chief Marketing Officer Frank Boulben got a chance to sit down with the Toronto Star for an interview.
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$50 BlackBerry Curve 9310 Launching on Verizon

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Verizon will be launching the new BlackBerry Curve 9310 on Thursday July 12th. Working out to about $50 after the mail in rebate and the 2 year contract term, this budget conscious smartphone comes loaded with BlackBerry OS 7.1 allowing users to set up their own WiFi hotspot.
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RIM Announces BlackBerry World 2013 and Lots of BlackBerry 10 Jam Events

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RIM has announced that BlackBerry World 2013 will be held from May 14-16 in Orlando. BBW2012 was the launching of BlackBerry 10 as a software platform for developers. Next year with BlackBerry 10 in full launch mode, we get to see what the developers have been working on, running on all-new BlackBerry 10 hardware.
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BlackBerry and Verizon Wireless Offer $10 Month Social Plan

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Teaming up with the launch of the BlackBerry Curve 3G 9330, Verizon Wireless is now offering $10/month social data plan.

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