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Linux-Watch: An Open Source Cure the BlackBerry's Woes?

Feb 11, 2006, 15:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols)

[ Thanks to An Anonymous Reader for this link. ]

"If BlackBerry maker RIM Research in Motion has to shut down its over-the-air email service because of its legal battles with intellectual property-holding company NTP, the open-source wireless email company Funambol may be able to keep Blackberries working.

"The latest beta version of its software for carriers and enterprises, Funambol 3, can push email to many portable phone and email devices, including Blackberries..."

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