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    electronista coverage about outage

    Quote Originally Posted by Kbizzles View Post
    lol I am perfectly relaxed I am just saying 3 official updates in like 10 days is a lil unreal if you ask me.
    you're more than right!

    "BlackBerries hit by third major outage
    updated 05:35 pm EST, Tue December 22, 2009
    BlackBerry e-mail, messaging down again

    BlackBerry users this afternoon have reported another outage affecting the smartphone platform's BlackBerry Information Service. The failures appear broader than the primarily mail-related delays from just last week and now also affect web browsing, BlackBerry Messenger and third-party apps that use Internet access. RIM has been contacted by Electronista for commentary but hasn't yet had the opportunity to respond.

    The issue represents the third such failure within weeks and comes just as RIM is counting on continued strong sales to buffer itself against competition from the iPhone, which may come close to or match BlackBerry sales based on some analyst estimates.

    RIM's system has previously drawn criticism for its heavily centralized nature that passes many messages and some other data through its own servers. The technique is key to the BlackBerry's push e-mail delivery but has resulted in numerous outages, particularly for individual users that don't have a BlackBerry Enterprise Server. Most competitors, like Android and iPhone, have service-independent push that usually depends on the using widespread standards"

    Source: electronista
    Last edited by breiti; 12-22-2009 at 07:00 PM.



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    Thanks for the info !

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    Quote Originally Posted by agoos66 View Post
    Thanks for the info !
    You're welcome



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    It says invalid COD when I try to install! What could be causing this?

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    Quote Originally Posted by scattaman View Post
    It says invalid COD when I try to install! What could be causing this?
    Try do delete any old version first, re-boot and try again!



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    My friend has a 8130 (Can we say time to upgrade??) and her BBM kept crashing.. we removed and reinstalled and Waalllaaaaah!!!!

    BBM is a tricky little bougar sometimes..

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    Quote Originally Posted by breiti View Post
    Try do delete any old version first, re-boot and try again!
    +1 Agreed....you may still have the older version installed on your phone. Make sure you delete....reboot....install new version and then reboot again.

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