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Old 01-22-2007, 09:52 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I have a BB Pearl from T-Mobile that is connected to a Corporate BES server. I just started using PocketDay and love it. Since PocketDay is sending regular updates to my Pearl for Weather, Stocks and News . . . does anyone know how/if I get billed for that inpu? Are those regular updates considered data or messages or minutes or what? I don't want to suddenly be surprised with a gigantic bill for the pleasure of regular weather updates? Thanks !
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Old 01-22-2007, 10:02 AM   #2 (permalink)
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PocketDay™ uses Data. Unless you corp has policies about using it's bandwidth, you'll be fine.
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Old 01-23-2007, 09:12 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Unless an app uses SMS/MMS (check its specs with the software maker) you won't get billed. I guess the other possibility is if you're on a limited Blackberry data plan and have exceeded your monthly data allocation...
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