RIM releases BIS 2.6! What this means to you, for you non-corporate types is that you will be able to have one-way IMAP Gmail sycn and the ability to change your signature via the BIS WAP site. You will also be able to choose not to black out your password characters something that no BES Admin would allow. If you want ot use the IMAP Gmail, you will have to delete your account and re-add it from your BIS Admin.
For a more indepth look at BIS 2.6 visit BGR
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