Real gangsters prefer BlackBerry

Real gangsters prefer BlackBerry
Here is a small part of our guide “How to Become a Gangster, for newbies”: Step one – find two gorillas with bodies like large wardrobes to guard you. Step two – equip them with machine guns. Step three – give them a BlackBerry to communicate without leaving any chance for the police to catch you.

Yes, that’s right; RIM’s products are preferred not only by business customers. It seems that criminals also like BlackBerries. The main reason for this is the BlackBerry Enterprise Server (BES), which offers an incredibly secure transmission of information. As a result, the law enforcement agencies can’t intercept criminals’ communications. Besides, by installing some additional software they could practically achieve a military-grade security.

Some legislators are working on this problem. They want to loosen the security and therefore make intercepting information much easier, but this will affect business customers as well.

via: mobilemag

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17 Comments

1. The Godfather unregistered

word bb storm ftw

2. heavybreathing

Posts: 276; Member since: Feb 26, 2009

I think it's fantastic that you're so oblivious to the fact that everyone is laughing AT you godfather.

5. The Godfather unregistered

I think its fantastic that you care about a cyber world bb storm ftw

10. heavybreathing

Posts: 276; Member since: Feb 26, 2009

I think its funny how you pretend not to care. bj2 ftw.

16. The Spartan

Posts: 98; Member since: Jan 27, 2009

-SMITE- Idiot...

3. VZW Employee

Posts: 22; Member since: Mar 25, 2009

that's just too funny! i would never think gangsta's would use blackberries for that reason but that is interesting.

4. cricketmember

Posts: 9; Member since: Mar 26, 2009

that is extremly funny that "gangsta's " would use blackberries so that they cant get caught by police

6. cricketmember

Posts: 9; Member since: Mar 26, 2009

and do "gangsta's" know how to use blakcberries???

13. Jyakotu

Posts: 867; Member since: Dec 12, 2008

Please, if an average person can use a Blackberry, I'm sure a gangster can use one too. They're not they hard to use in the first place.

7. Astromanaught

Posts: 46; Member since: Mar 11, 2009

most "gangstas" use prepaid.. then when they're phones get cut off they call customer service because they're 'loosing business' (yes this really does happen). So they dont even use the data plan, and just have the blackberries for show. Syndicated crime(what we think of when we hear mobsters or gansters) are more likely to use it than your average dope dealer

8. cartman

Posts: 45; Member since: Dec 11, 2008

Seems like gangstas are serious about business. whatever business they may be involved in. What kind of bb would don vito corleone use?

17. Dood

Posts: 269; Member since: Mar 23, 2009

The blackberry OrangePeel. they should make that...

9. Legion

Posts: 397; Member since: Dec 12, 2008

Um how many drug dealers have enterprise servers?????

11. vzw fanman

Posts: 1977; Member since: Dec 11, 2008

just becuase your gangsta doesnt mean you are a drug dealer hahah

12. Slayor721

Posts: 43; Member since: Dec 27, 2008

i find this funny.

14. bigbuck17

Posts: 4; Member since: Mar 03, 2009

My friend sales drugs and I noticed he just switched to a blackberry,maybe its just a coincidence.

15. Fan_of_Fanboys

Posts: 101; Member since: Nov 13, 2008

Can I give him my PIN?

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