Samsung to offer BBM in Samsung App store for all GALAXY Smartphone devices


Today, Samsung has announced that the upcoming BBM™ app will be available in the Google Play and the Samsung App store soon and available to all Samsung GALAXY smartphone consumers across Africa. Says George Ferreira, VP and COO of Samsung Electronics Africa: “At Samsung we are all about collaboration, innovation and driving consumer experience based […]

Decoded: New Samsung Ad Bashes BlackBerry


It seems like trolling is not for the fans alone as Samsung recently released an ad directly bashing the iPhone and especially BlackBerry. The video shows a guy sending emails while watching a game on his Galaxy Note in an effort to highlight the device’s multi-tasking capabilities, that’s great but not when you are appealling […]

What’s The Best Way To Recycle Older BlackBerry Phones?


When cell phones first hit the market back in the 1990s they were big, expensive, heavy and only ever used by businessmen with more money than sense. Then as time and technology progressed the phones became smaller, cheaper and found their niche in the mass market – they had reached their tipping point where everyone […]

RIM Stocks Up, Rumours Start


   Research in Motion’s (RIMM) stock rose today over 5%,  is continuing to climb, and is currently sitting at 14.19 per share, apparently for no reason.  One analyst, Collin Gillis with BGC Partners spoke with Tiernan Ray of Barrons and said “that the proximate cause, as far as he can tell, is discussion that Samsung Electronics is looking to […]

Samsung’s ChatOn Headed to BlackBerry


BlackBerry users will now have access to Samsung’s ChatOn as its availability was announced for iOS, BlackBerry, Android.If you’re unfamiliar with ChatOn, “ChatOn is an ideal IM tool for the mobile device user who wants to stay instantly connected to colleagues, friends and family, irrespective of the mobile device or feature phone that they use […]

Study Proves Android Phones Break More than BlackBerry or Apple – Here’s Why!


According to a study done by the WSD (Wireless Data Services), Android handsets break more than BlackBerry and or Apple. Over a 12 month period WDS has tracked how consumers interact with the Android ‘ecosystem’, including analysis of 600,000 technical support calls, to identify the platform’s ‘cost-of-ownership’for operators. Their findings concluded that many operator systems and […]