It's A Conspiracy! A Conspiracy, I tell ya!

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    So. Here we have the OWS protests spreading like wildfire across "1,000 countries" (according to Diane Sawyer) and, suddenly, a couple of days ago, BlackBerry's servers across Europe, EMEA, India, Brazil, etc went down. No explanation from BlackBerry, other than 'we're working on it'.

    Now, according to the British Police, BlackBerry's messenger system (BBM) was used by rioters to coordinate riots across the UK.

    So, my question.... has BlackBerry deliberately disabled it's server in case OWS protesters are using it to spread their (idiotic - that's a personal view) word across the globe?

    :eek:

    This generally pisses me off because I use BBM constantly to keep in touch with friends and family around the world. It is the best - most secure - and untrackable - messenger system.

    Damn it to hell! I want my BBM back!

    Even more inconvenient.... cutting their service means no email on my cell. I cannot tell you how totally pissed I am.

    Rant - and conspiracy theory - over.
     
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    That's why I only use my Android for two things and they don't involve texting, IM or e-mail.
     
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    Some one would have to pay them money to do it on purpose huh?
     
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    I have no choice. I use both IM and email for work and it is incredibly hard to function without this service. Hence me being totally pissed about it.

    But, also, the more I think about it - the more I think I'm right about why the system is down. :evil::evil:
     
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    No.

    Idiot.
     
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    I had thought it might be an Interpol thing but since it is only BB experiencing the problem it might be a infestation problem like the key stroking bug the DOD has in the drone software. They may have found something and are trying to correct it before the word gets out.
     
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    If they are doing it on purpose then someone would have to pay them to do it huh?


    Its just bad service.
     
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    Very good and very interesting points. :dunno: I certainly miss my bb. :(
     
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    Which part of the word 'no' is above your intellectual capacity? They don't have to be 'paid' to do it.

    Moron.
     
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    My reason for thinking it's deliberate from BlackBerry is that they came in for a lot of criticism over the UK riots - lots of people asking why they did not take the service down to help stop the rioting.

    Of course, it could be that they just have a fairly major problem that they are trying to fix but the timing seems a tad convenient to me.
     

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