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E-mail errors lead BBC to ban BlackBerry

THE BBC has suspended the BlackBerry personal digital assistant service used by more than 300 senior executives, including Mark Thompson, the director general, after people started receiving e-mails not intended for them.

BBC executives are having to revert to phones and computers to run their fiefdoms, instead of the BlackBerry hand-held devices, which provide a combined mobile phone, e-mail, internet and personal organiser service.

 
 
 

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