RIM Responds To BlackBerry Service Outage

Over the past few days many BlackBerry users have been unable to access BBM and other BlackBerry services, the problem started in Europe, the Middle East, India and Africa, and users in the US and Canada had similar problems yesterday.
RIM has now issued an official statement, and have said that they are seeing significant increases in service levels and are continuing to work to fix the problems.
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