BlackBerry Offering Up to $550 to Switch From iPhone

BlackBerry Offering Up to 0 to Switch From iPhone
You'll receive the funds on a Visa Prepaid Card after sending in a qualifying iPhone with a valid proof of purchase of a BlackBerry Passport. Here's the catch: the amount you'll get back is based on the condition and model of your iPhone. So, to get …
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9 business-travel tips that will make life on the road in 2015 a lot easier
So if your passport expires in the second half of 2015, start the renewal process now so you won't get caught short. And do a physical reconnoiter of your passport, too. If you think you'll visit countries in 2015 that require a visa, you'll need at …
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If your name's not Icelandic you're not coming in: Reykjavik refuses to renew
A British-born man and his wife have been told by authorities in Iceland they will not renew their 10-year-old daughter's passport on the grounds that she is called Harriet – which is not on a government approved list of names. Tristan Cardew and his …
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AP News in Brief at 9:58 pm EST

AP News in Brief at 9:58 pm EST
Across an island where migrating north is an obsession, the widespread jubilation over last week's historic U.S-Cuba detente is soured by fear that warming relations will eventually end Cubans' unique fast track to legal American residency. For nearly …
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Lynn Spruill: Passport photo epiphany
Not so fast; about 10 days later here it comes back again. Inside I find all the parts I had sent plus a rejection letter stating that they didn't like my proposed passport picture. Apparently it didn't meet some terrorist identification criteria. Upon …
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10 flop gadgets of 2014
While Google's latest flagship sports top-of-the-line hardware including a QHD display Snapdragon 805 processor, 3GB RAM, 3,220mAh battery, the starting price of nearly Rs 44,000 keeps it out of reach of Nexus fans and developers who don't have deep …
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BlackBerry Passport vs iPhone 6 Review and Specs Comparison
It is pretty clear that the introduction of the iPhone killed the reign of BlackBerry as a mobile device. However, BlackBerry's Passport has changed the look of the smartphone, as well as the interaction. So how does the BlackBerry Passport compare to …
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Why Apple Inc. Did Not Release iPhone 6 With Sapphire Display

Why Apple Inc. Did Not Release iPhone 6 With Sapphire Display
Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)'s flagship smartphones, the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, were rumored to have sapphire displays. The Cupertino company had chosen GT Advanced Technologies Inc (OTCMKTS:GTATQ) as sapphire screen supplier for its new iPhones.
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Kim Kardashian Posts New Passport Photo, Says She's Officially Changing Her
5, to share what she says is her new passport photo. The heavily made-up mom of North West posed in front of a white wall with brushed-back hair and the same cleavage-baring Ulyana Sergeenko ensemble she wore on the Aug. 4 episode of Jimmy Kimmel …
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GIVING TO A GOOD CAUSE – The Richmond County Savings Foundation recently presented a $ 25,000 check to St. Mary, Star of the Sea Church, to support a rectory and church modernization project. Pictured at the ceremony are Kim Seggio, Richmond …
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Passport to Manhood Program encourages maturity, self-esteem
In the top photo: Boys & Girls Clubs of West Central Missouri's Washington Site Youth Development Professional Drake Goode speaks with Passport to Manhood members about the steps to building a bookshelf. Below, admist a stack of books, Washington …
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Ooredoo Qatar runs Eid Passport offer, iPhone 6 deal

Ooredoo Qatar runs Eid Passport offer, iPhone 6 deal
Under the Passport offer, Shahry and Hala customers who subscribe to or renew the Ooredoo Passport service from 01-31 October will get an additional 1 GB of data that can be used while roaming anywhere in the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Bahrain and …
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Wethersfield Library Calendar
ARTIST GEORGIA STATHOULAS EXHIBIT: The artwork of Wethersfield resident Georgia Stathoulas is on display at the Wethersfield Library. Born and raised in Kalamata, Greece, Stathoulas moved to Wethersfield in 1992 and discovered an emerging talent …
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Apple plays defense on iPhone 6 'bendgate,' software concerns

Apple plays defense on iPhone 6 'bendgate,' software concerns
Apple Inc. broke its silence on complaints about bending iPhones, hours after withdrawing a glitch-ridden software update as the company struggles to restore momentum to the rollout of its latest phones. “With normal use, a bend in iPhone is extremely …
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Global Entry and Nexus Passes: What You Need to Know to Keep Them Valid
In 2013 I renewed my U.S. passport so its number was not in either the Global Entry or Nexus systems. Updating your U.S. information is easy through the GOES site. In one minute, your new number is added to your record so now the information matches …
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BlackBerry reports Q2 FY15 results, says 200000 Passports ordered so far
Finally, BlackBerry CEO John Chen reports that the BlackBerry Passport has had 200,000 orders since it went on sale Wednesday. That's not bad considering BlackBerry's recent sales numbers, and it'll be interesting to see if the BlackBerry Classic and …
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