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BlackBerry OS updates roundup – leaked, official and sketchy

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Today the Internet was inundated with a ton of BlackBerry OS updates. I’ve taken the time to compile them all in one easy to read location so you don’t have to go around searching for yourself.

Here are some unofficial BlackBerry updates. Download them at your own risk and don’t install unless you’re familiar with the uninstall process.

BlackBerry 8100 OS 4.5.0.153
BlackBerry 8110 OS 4.5.0.153
BlackBerry 8120 OS 4.5.0.153
BlackBerry 8300 OS 4.5.0.153
BlackBerry 8310 OS 4.5.0.153
BlackBerry 8320 OS 4.5.0.153
BlackBerry 8800 OS 4.5.0.153
BlackBerry 8820 OS 4.5.0.153

BlackBerry Pearl Flip 8220 OS 4.6.0.278

BlackBerry Curve 8900 OS 4.6.1.250

BlackBerry Storm OS 4.7.0.151

Here are some official BlackBerry OS updates from TELUS. Feel free to use these safe updates.

BlackBerry 8830 OS 4.5.0.253
BlackBerry 8330 OS 4.5.0.253

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Get the Olympics on your BlackBerry (Round-Up)

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BlackBerry Cool Olympics Round-Up Graphic

The 2008 Olympics in Beijing are now in full swing and plenty of BlackBerry applications are jumping on board. Here’s the full run-down of the many different ways you can keep up-to-date with the global track meet on your BlackBerry. Go (insert respective country here)!

Viigo: Olympic news channel with schedules and medal standings. (Download Viigo)
EQO: IM client with Olympic news. Also running an Olympic themed contest where you can win a BlackBerry of your choice. (Get EQO)
Zumobi: Has partnered with Lenovo for a special Olympic widget. (Download Zumobi)

NBC Olympics News Page: http://m.nbcolympics.com (Download Browser Launcher)
CNN Olympics News Page: http://cnnmobile.com/beijing08 (Download Browser Launcher)
CBC Olympics News Page: http://www.cbc.ca/olympics/blackberry/ (Download Browser Launcher)
BBC Olympics News Page: http://news.bbc.co.uk/mobile/bbc_sport/olympicsport/
Reuters Olympics News Page: http://mobile.reuters.com/mobile/m/Category/COLY

Canada BlackBerry Theme: Yeah, we’re homers. Go Canada! (Download BlackBerry Theme)
US BlackBerry Theme: For our friends down South. (Download BlackBerry Theme)

If you find any more worthy apps out there offering Olympic coverage on your BlackBerry, post about them in the comments section!