BlackBerry Desktop 2.1 Released for Mac OS X

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RIM has released the latest version of its BlackBerry Desktop software for Mac OS X, allowing BlackBerry/Mac users to synchronize their devices and achieve harmony between their home and mobile lives.

RIM BlackBerry LogoThe software allows users to synchronize an array of features and files across devices. Contacts and appointments can be synced with either Microsoft Entourage or iCal. Music can be synchronized with iTunes. And users can manage photos and videos in iPhoto. The software can also be used to backup, restore, and manage apps.

BlackBerry Desktop 2.1 for Mac also allows users to easily switch BlackBerry devices while maintaining their files and apps. It features a device switch wizard to ease the occasionally painful transition and migration from one smartphone to another.

This software from RIM was designed to synchronize with smartphones, and the latest version includes support for the BlackBerry PlayBook tablet.

Price and Availability
BlackBerry Desktop 2.1 for Mac is currently available at no charge. It requires Macs to be running OS X 10.5.7 or above, BlackBerry devices BlackBerry OS 4.2 or higher, and iTunes to be version 7.7.1 or later (for iTunes sync). The download can be found in the source link below.




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