Rogers Getting Blackberry Torch and 9780 In White

So we just received a picture showing Rogers is now actually receiving dummy units of everyone’s favorite Blackberrys the Torch and the 9780 now in white! Any takers? Advertisements

Rim Finally Unveils their Tablet – Playbook!!

RIM just 2 days ago held their own conference where CEO Mike Lazaridis finally unveiled RIM`s new tablet which thankfully did not end up being called the Black Pad afterall, more fittingly it recieved the name of the Playbook. Sporting a 7-inch screen with a very iPad looking black bezel and Android look and feel. … Continue reading

Blackberry Torch Pricing Revealed

So we just got a quick screen grab from an internal rogers system showing an update on the status of the much anticipated blackberry torch, we already knew it was coming to Rogers on friday september 24 but this is showing that available customers for upgrades and new customers alike will be able to grab … Continue reading

Blackberry Torch Announced on Rogers, Coming Soon on Telus and Missing on Bell? (UPDATE Found it!)

So word on high has finally fallen and Rogers has given the go ahead on Blackberry’s new flagship phone letting people of Canada know that September 24th they will be able to bask in the Torch’s glory! Rogers will be offering it for $199.99 on a 3 year contract and probably somewhere around $549.99 with … Continue reading

Android/iPhone/Blackberry App of the Day – Kik Messenger

Sorry about the tardiness of the App of the Day posts, stuff has been hectic with switching between jobs, server upgrades and talking with Sony and Motorola about things plus been testing the Viper Smart Start in my car. Anyway, we’ll try and be better with updating our App of the day, so today we … Continue reading

Blackberry App of the Day – AppWorld 2.0

RIM has finally unleashed the AppWorld 2.0 to the masses today! The reasoning behind the update include increased App demand, easier payment options (now credit card and carrier billing), lower app prices (no longer minimum $2.99) plus the great addition of a Blackberry ID so whatever apps you download you can easily transfer when you … Continue reading

Verizon Roadmap Leaked – Droid Pro called “Sick” due in October? BlackBerry Storm 3? Plus Many more goodies!!!

Well it seems someone must have let the cat out of the bag as the boys over at phonearena as someone has tipped them to Verizon’s roadmap for the rest of the year. Now obviously this isn’t confirmed and dates can always change but if this is true there are some rather big announcements and … Continue reading

Exclusive Hands on Preview/Review with the Blackberry Torch!! (With Video!)

After the big announcement about the coming of the new 9800 Blackberry Torch, we at eTechTour actually got to go hands on with a real test unit of it before it launches on AT&T on August 12th. While reps would not let us know when it will be launching on other networks (in Canada and … Continue reading

BlackBerry App of the Day – Personal Assistant

Today’s app is a productive one called personal assistant by PageOnce. This app essentially allows you to view and interact with all your personal bank accounts (chequing, saving, credit cards, lines of credits you name it). It does all this by securely logging into your online profiles for each bank or card and retrieving the … Continue reading

Android Places #1 Selling Platform in the US for Quarter 2

KingAndroid #1

For the first time EVER Android has stepped up and beat out BOTH Blackberry and iPhone in sales for Q2 in the US with a whopping 33% of phones sold during the period compared to RIM who had 28% and iPhone who had 22%. This marks a major Milestone for Google as no one has … Continue reading