Want to get organized? Get a BlackBerry!

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I'm not kidding, put some clothes on, call a cab and drive to the cellphone store and buy it!

It has literally improved my productivity 1000%.

There is a function in there called "Tasks". You input things that you need to do in there and set reminders.

When it's time to do something, the phone vibrates and reminds you to do a certain thing.

There is no way you can forget anything, with a blackbery (unless you forget to set the reminder).

P.S: Pretty useful for checking emails on the go as well
#blackberry #organized
  • Profile picture of the author DNAforAbundance
    I'm thinking about buying one on ebay. My cell's battery died and I'm sick of falling for the two year contract thing. Blackberry's seem pretty cool. Question...
    Is the internet a separate cost or does it go against air time minutes, or included? and I alos noticed the tethered internet capabilities on some of them...same questions as above..
    (if you get time...Thanks in advance)
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    • Profile picture of the author RetireVerySoon
      What's even better than a Blackberry is an iPhone. Even though it can be a personal preferance the user interface is amazing. It has all the same functions as a BlackBerry but you can install hundreds of apps that make you very productive. Even though it's all about personal preferance, iPhones are for people who like easy to use software and slick integration.
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      • Profile picture of the author JasonKing
        Originally Posted by Steve Porcaro View Post

        They are good, but the bottom line is I find them big distractors
        It's not the Blackberry, it's how they're used ...

        -JasonKing
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  • Profile picture of the author joshrodrigue
    I also love my iPhone. I set reminders all the time to make sure I get my tasks done. I also holds all of my emails accounts(About 10 right now). The apps are what really sets it apart.
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    • Profile picture of the author Ronwag
      I'm a Verizon customer, and I can get a Blackberry for about $90.00 with a 2 year contract. I mention this because someone said they were sick of the 2 yr. renewal thing.

      I have a Sony Clie' PDA really old and I do use it quite a bit. I'm a Musician, and I have lists of songs on it with the key I play or sing them in. I have a Bible on it, with a very quick way of looking up book, chapter and verse. I downloaded my outlook address book into it and have found that useful on several occaisions , A huge to do list ( that never gets done)

      The truth is I have a battered up notebook of paper that I use for my day to day to do list. It works fine. I might agree with the comment that you waste a bunch of time and get a lot of distraction what with the learning curve, and all the entering.

      However... I'm a real gadget guy and I'd love a Blackberry <grin>

      I just read this message and I wonder what my point is??? Sorry.
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  • Profile picture of the author Ride_the_lightning
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    • Profile picture of the author bevans43
      It's actually a Crackberry not a Blackberry. I'm addicted to mine...
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  • Profile picture of the author Gugi Dhadli
    Im about to Upgrade from my Nokia N95 to either a iPhone or a BlackBerry Bold.........im still confused which one to go for?

    I need it for email on the go mainly & I have a iPod nano already - for
    the gym & car.

    Any suggestions??
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  • Profile picture of the author Devan Koshal
    been stuck between blackberry and an iphone, suggestions?
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  • Profile picture of the author Rich Miller
    I have had my Blackberry for about 6 months now and find it a pretty good phone. I like the iPhone's web browser a lot more than my blackberry. The only thing with the iPhone is they are still having network and hardware issues.
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  • Profile picture of the author Conference-TV
    I agree.. Blackberry or any other phone won't work without the proper use of it.
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  • Profile picture of the author ragnarth
    If you want to get organized - buy an iphone! I have one and that is a live safer!

    Or just get a mac!
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  • Profile picture of the author dowa16
    Really!? Lol then I will surely check it out...always wanted one!
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