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Ottawa Companies and Gamers: Register for Ottawa’s Got Game and Play for Charity

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Companies and gamers in the Ottawa and surrounding regions should really check out an amazing event coming up called Ottawa’s Got Game. The event is a full day of game tournaments and casual play with prizes. Proceeds of the event are going to the charity Child’s Play which is a really great charity that puts video games in hospitals and children’s wards to provide some fun in an otherwise depressing environment.

So check out Ottawa’s Got Game and register your company or go as an individual. There’s also a huge Star Wars exhibit going on at the same time so there are plenty of reasons to attend.

Go to this Eventbrite link and register. Individual passes are only $10.

BBbundle Launches with 6 BlackBerry Apps for $9.99

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BBbundle is a bundled app service that puts together packages of apps for big discounts. 10% of the gross sales of the bundle go towards charity and a few of the apps included in the package retail for more than $5.
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Core for BlackBerry Serves Local Information and Services to Europe

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Core is a location based service portal developed by Corethree. Core’s services focus on 7 European countries and cover services such as public transportation and trip planners, e-coupons, a charity donation service, finding cash machines and the ever popular “good pub guide”.
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Using Apps to Help Microfinance Political Campaigns and Charities

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There’s an interesting trend in the mobile industry right now of using apps to microfinance political campaigns and charitable donations. The idea is that you launch an app that gets your message and donation button in front of as many mobile eyeballs as possible. Mobile is a great market for conspicuous consumption and apps are a good way to tap into the market. So how do you best campaign on mobile, raise awareness and solicit donations?
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RIM Sponsored We Day Brings 7 Thousand Youth Together to Fight Poverty #WeDay

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We’re here at We Day in Waterloo. It’s a pretty amazing event that brings together around 7 thousand youth to fight global poverty and promote social justice. The event features the two young men who started Free The Children, as well as a host of celebrities to help the cause.

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Download the We Day App by Polar Mobile #WeDay

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RIM is sponsoring an event called We Day where thousands of youth attend a day of motivational and educational speeches. We Day seeks to get youth to believe they can make a difference in the world and fight global poverty and promote social justice. You can learn more about We Day and get involved, simply by downloading the free We Day app by Polar Mobile.

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