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cheerke
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Registered: ‎01-24-2012
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Using apps with internet from bridge

Hi,

When i am on bridge and i can browse the internet, i dont understand why some apps cant use that internet, like app world, bing maps. How should i navigate if i cant use this app?:smileyhappy:)

Thanks

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JSanders
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Re: Using apps with internet from bridge

The the Bridge description:

 

Item Description
Pair your BlackBerry® smartphone with a BlackBerry® PlayBook™ tablet to get even more features!

BlackBerry® Bridge™ allows you to pair you BlackBerry® smartphone with a BlackBerry® PlayBook™ tablet to:
•Use your smartphone’s keyboard, trackpad and touchscreen to remotely control your PlayBook™ tablet.
•Browse the web on your tablet using your existing BlackBerry® smartphone’s connection, if supported by your wireless service provider.
•Get access to your email, calendar, contacts, memopad, tasks and BBM – all on the large tablet display.




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cheerke
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Re: Using apps with internet from bridge

Thats what i thought:smileysad:

Would tethering be different?

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Re: Using apps with internet from bridge

Yes, it would be different, you'd receive full internet and app use.




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