Tag: blackberry

  • Kik Messenger Updated With Pictures and Group Chat

    If you’ve been following the site you’re probably aware that I’ve been a big fan of Kik Messenger. It’s basically a Blackberry Messenger (BBM) clone in that it uses your data connection to send messages to your friends, but in this case it works on multiple platforms (iOS and Android) so your friends don’t have…

  • RIM Sues Kik Messenger

    I’ve never owned a Blackberry and never intend to, but this just solidifies my spot in the anti-blackberry community. Obviously if a company is infringing on another company’s patents, then that company has every right to protect what is rightfully theirs, but does RIM really own a patent on the “S/D/R”, sent/delivered/read, indicators within a…

  • RIM Really Dislikes Kik Messenger

    A couple weeks ago Kik released a new version of their Kik Messenger application which allowed for free text communication between iPhone, Android and Blackberry devices. The service is similar to Blackberry Messenger (aka BBM) in that it uses the data network to transmit text messages and also shows when a message has been sent,…

  • Ping Chat Now Available on Blackberry and Android!

    If you don’t know what Ping Chat is, it’s a messaging program made by the guys at Enflick that was released for the iPhone with the goal of replicating the features of the Blackberry Messenger program. Basically it’s a text messaging client that uses your internet connection to send texts, basically allowing you to text…

  • Blackberry Storm Datasheet Leaked

    Have you been looking forward to the new Blackberry Storm from Verizon? Well the datasheet has apparently leaked, check it out. Personally I like my iPhone, my g/f has the Blackberry Pearl, it’s not bad, I just don’t know how I feel about the menu system.