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Blackberry sees 10 million BBM downloads in 24 hours

Blackberry says its new app that opens up the proprietary BBM messaging platform to Android and Apple users was downloaded 10 million times in just over its first 24 hours of availability.

SAP bets on HTML5, open source for its mobile-app platform

Developers can use their desired tools alongside those from SAP’s platform. SAP is also planning to offer a cloud version of the mobile platform, according to the announcement.

Safari sets the bar for mobile browser usability

It's not perfect, but according to a recent survey from FixYa, Safari is the favorite mobile browser among users.

BBM app rolls out for Android and iOS -- for real this time

BBM, short for Blackberry Messenger, was once an exclusive feature for Blackberry phones, allowing users to send messages amongst themselves without counting against their texting plans.

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Turn your tablet into a guilt-free digital babysitter

Protect your tablet from destructive kiddies. (And protect your kids from grown-up content.)

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Five things you must do to prepare for the end of BlackBerry

BlackBerry's secure environment and sophisticated management tools will be hard to replicate on other platforms. Start looking now.

Microsoft taps iTap as basis for remote desktop apps

Microsoft has picked up iOS, Android, and Mac apps from German developer HLW Software to use as the basis for its own forthcoming remote desktop apps.

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How to change your email signature on your smartphone

Nobody likes unwanted marketing. Here's how to get that annoying "sent from my phone" message out of your email signature.

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What I'm Playing: Trains, Caves, and Shady Deals

Ron Gilbert's The Cave is out on iOS, which is pretty great. Hey, Stardock is here too!

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How to unfreeze a frozen phone

Where are the Ctrl-Alt-Del keys when you need them?

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