South Africa votes BlackBerry coolest brand of 2012

Somewhere, BlackBerry is still a cool brand and that somewhere is South Africa where the brand has been voted the coolest for 2012; the survey is the result of votes from 5,000 South Africans 8 to 22 years old and BlackBerry won three categories...
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24. ApphoIe

Posts: 78; Member since: May 31, 2012

Also, South Africa votes "purified water" the best drink of 2012!

28. SlimSoulja86

Posts: 660; Member since: Nov 03, 2011

Wow! Ur so intelligent!

25. Johnnokia

Posts: 1158; Member since: May 27, 2012

RIM does not have any new Blackberry production for 2012 either.. Any way, I'm happy for these News because RIM is a great company with great history like Nokia.

27. forzanetti

Posts: 9; Member since: Nov 19, 2011

Try doing that survey in Indonesia. I bet Blackberry will get 90% of the vote. It is such a huge deal for Indonesians (all ages and all income levels)

29. grif_

Posts: 61; Member since: Apr 28, 2012

im a south african. most ppl here buy a blackberry simply because of BIS. there aren't any unlimited data plans over here and what data bundles we have are ridiculously overpriced. BIS on the other hand is cheaper and its unlimited...

30. grif_

Posts: 61; Member since: Apr 28, 2012

im a south african. most ppl here buy a blackberry simply because of BIS. there aren't any unlimited data plans over here and what data bundles we have are ridiculously overpriced. BIS on the other hand is cheaper and its unlimited...

32. Altair

Posts: 367; Member since: Feb 02, 2012

Black Berry 10 will be released at february 2013! They will give a free asteroids game with it! RIM also officially stated, that they will be selling 3 BB10 phones at Germany, just 1 at Italy and 2 at France. 3rd phone at France will be a free gift for a president! Things are looking gooood!
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