WiFi Blackberry approved by the FCC

Yesterday, the FCC put their official stamp and go-ahead on a WiFi Blackberry (pause to let readers rejoice). Though not the biggest surprise in the world, as we all knew it was coming, but what is a touch surprising is that the BB in question, and that was approved, was of the 88XX-series variety, not the 83XX that many have predicted. The handheld was approved for the GSM 850/1900 band in the US, and we all know that RIM has planned a WiFi ‘Berry by the end of the year. The plot thickens…


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