Sprint Approves OS V4.5 for BlackBerry Pearl and Curve
Sprint has approved version 4.5 of the BlackBerry platform for the BlackBerry 8130 Pearl and 8330 Curve. The new software enables a wide range of new features, including: the ability to send MMS messages via Picture Mail; view emails in HTML format; look up other people's calendar availability and remote search for older emails no longer stores on the device itself (requires BES 4.1); better SureType performance for the Pearl; automatically generate music playlists by any criteria; view attached video recordings; and attach voice notes to MMS.
Samsung Debuts Black Pearl Color for Galaxy S7 Edge
Samsung today said a black pearl version of the Galaxy S7 Edge smartphone will go on sale in select markets starting December 9. The black pearl color will only be available with 128 GB of storage, which means the price will be in the neighborhood of $870.
BlackBerry Expands Hub+ to More Android Phones
BlackBerry today made its BlackBerry Hub+ suite of enterprise applications available to a wider range of devices. At the same time, it added five more apps to the suite.
Google Adds Master Inbox View to Gmail for Android
Google today updated its Gmail application for Android devices with the ability to see all emails from various accounts in a single, master inbox. Using the new "All Inboxes" option will lump together emails from Gmail, Yahoo, Outlook, and IMAP/POP accounts into a single view.
BlackBerry Offers Its Secure Hub to Android Phones
BlackBerry today announced BlackBerry Hub+, a software offering that brings the company's BBOS 10-based messaging control center to all Android devices running 6.0 Marshmallow and up. The bundle includes BlackBerry Hub, Calendar, and Password Keeper and is available on a trial basis for free for 30 days.
But...the Nextel 8350 Curve has the 4.6OS