After a painfully long wait, the Bold is slowly being released around the globe. Recently, I’ve read of releases in Canada, Singapore*, and Australia. RIM press releases indicate planned or actual releases in numerous countries, but it’s hard to know what’s accurate. Late release rumors have abounded, but have been denied by RIM spokespersons. But when can I get one?!
Here are three news stories that I think are trustworthy and interesting:
Aug. 22, 2008: Is BlackBerry Bold really having iPhone 3G-like issues?
June 26, 2008: RIM denies delays for its 3G BlackBerry Bold phone
So, after tinkering with an online translator, I’ve learned the Chinese characters for BlackBerry (literally, black raspberry) are: