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BlackBerry Bold coming in non-camera form, possibly only version

Published Jan 7th, 2010 10:02AM EST

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We’ve heard rumblings about this for a little bit, but a tip we just received gives a little clarity on the situation. Apparently RIM is going to make a non-camera version of the BlackBerry Bold 9000 pretty standard — not earth shattering. But, we’ve heard that RIM and some carriers might actually discontinue the BlackBerry Bold 9000 model with a camera, to get people up and over to a BlackBerry Bold 9700. Not the worst business move we’ve ever heard…

Jonathan S. Geller
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Jonathan S. Geller founded Boy Genius Report, now known as BGR, in 2006. It became the biggest mobile news destination in the world by the end of 2009, and BGR was acquired by leading digital media company PMC in April 2010.

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