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RIM Approves ‘Adult’ BlackBerry Apps: A Peek at 5 Possibly Offensive Downloads

RIM now assigns ratings to all of the apps it distributes through the BlackBerry App World store, and an "Adult" rating suggests that RIM will allow graphic, sexually explicit and violent apps into App World in the future. Here's a quick look at some of the currently available Adult apps.
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Al Sacco was a journalist, blogger and editor who covers the fast-paced mobile beat for CIO.com and IDG Enterprise, with a focus on wearable tech, smartphones and tablet PCs. Al managed CIO.com writers and contributors, covered news, and shared insightful expert analysis of key industry happenings. He also wrote a wide variety of tutorials and how-tos to help readers get the most out of their gadgets, and regularly offered up recommendations on software for a number of mobile platforms. Al resides in Boston and is a passionate reader, traveler, beer lover, film buff and Red Sox fan.