Dec 21, 2007

Mobile Blogging: A New BlackBerry Fad...

You're waiting for your flight at the Hong Kong airport. Or on the campaign trail in Iowa. Or maybe you're on a much needed vacation in Hawaii. These scenarios used to be a challenge for bloggers and other so-called "digital communicators" to break through the tech barrier and get their thoughts distributed quickly and publicly through their blogs.

But mobile devices have helped spawn the advent of the moblog.


Great New Things You Can Do With Your BlackBerry Browser!

Via RIM: The BlackBerry® Internet Service browser just got a makeover.

It's never been easier - or faster - to download web pages. Now you can visit the most popular sites right from your BlackBerry smartphone, like Yahoo®, Google®, AOL®, Facebook™ or YouTube. You can shop, search, bid and network from your BlackBerry smartphone. Surf sites and zoom into specific areas with new functionality that makes sure you don't miss a word or image.

Ready, Set, Download The browser's new compression technology helps make web pages load faster than ever before. So while you're navigating around a site, your browser is giving you the best visual experience possible.


Dec 20, 2007

How To: Purge Deleted Messages From Your BlackBerry

Many people don't realize that once you delete an email on your BlackBerry, it is actually still on your device.

In order to Purge deleted items from your device, do the following:

  1. Go into your messages folder.
  2. Click in the trackwheel or trackball to get into the messages menu.
  3. Scroll down to options
  4. In Options, go to Email Reconciliation.
  5. Click in the trackwheel or hit the menu button, and you will see "Purge Deleted Items".
  6. Click that, and it will ask which email address you want to purge from.
  7. Choose that mailbox and it will purge the deleted messages off of your device.

Dec 11, 2007

First Ever Authorized BlackBerry Store Opens In Michigan

Madison Heights, MI (PRWEB) December 11, 2007 -- "Wireless Giant® is pleased to announce it is opening the world's first authorized multi-carrier BlackBerry® retail store today in Farmington Hills, Michigan," said Isaac Hanna, CEO of Wireless Giant. "The store features the most comprehensive offering of BlackBerry products and services and provides an exceptional purchasing experience for both consumers and corporate customers."

At a VIP Grand Opening event, which will be held on Tuesday, December 11, 2007, industry and community leaders will gather to celebrate the opening and gain hands-on experience with the latest BlackBerry products and services from Research In Motion (RIM).