- CrackBerry Genius
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imessage down again
When imessage goes down, it is:
"Nothing to see here. Move along."
When the Blackberry network goes down, it makes tech news headlines.
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- 11-19-12, 01:59 AM #3
If no one noticed when the RIM servers go down, it would mean no one cares anymore and that would be a bad thing.
That being said, when BlackBerry services go down it's a lot more noticeable as all your phone's smart features (email, IM, Internet) are out of commission...it essentially becomes a "dumb" phone.
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11-19-12, 03:30 AM #6
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To get your internet connection to work you just have to navigate to the carrier's bookmark in the browser, that always disconnects the BIS connection.
- 11-19-12, 03:49 AM #7
Correct me if I'm wrong, but I'm pretty sure more than 50% of the emails sent daily around the world still travel through BlackBerry networks I believe. No one cares if iMessage goes down because people don't rely on it.
- 11-19-12, 04:34 AM #8
- 11-19-12, 07:49 AM #10
Went down at a very inconvenient time for me, got a replacement 4s yesterday and thought my AppleID had been messed up when iMessage wouldn't activate and kept telling me my password was incorrect. I guess the difference between an iMessage outage and a BBM outage is that i could still send/receive messages as it merely defaulted back to SMS whereas BBM doesn't do that.
- 11-27-12, 10:45 AM #13
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