SyrupCast 89: Shomi BlackBerry’s future

On this week’s episode of SyrupCast, we dig into the downfall of BlackBerry’s hardware division. Zach Gilbert, previously of TheBerryFix and Crackberry.com, and now MobileSyrup’s director of social media and community manager, joins the podcast to give us his views on what went wrong. Also providing his views on BlackBerry’s decision, Douglas Soltys, editor in chief of BetaKit and former blog manager at RIM. As always, MobileSyrup senior editors Patrick O’Rourke and Igor Bonifacic also drop knowledge on both BlackBerry and Shomi on this week’s podcast.

We then turn our focus to Rogers’ and Shaw’s now dead streaming platform Shomi, which is set to shut down on November 30th.

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Hosts: Igor Bonifacic, Zach Gilbert, Douglas Soltys and Patrick O’Rourke

Duration: 37:44

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Music credit: Free Music Archive — Roccow “Sweet Self Satisfaction” 

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