Bye Bye Blackberry

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    I'm a little slow to change but finally made the leap and ditched the Blackberry Bold after it bricked up for the third time and was told it was out of Warranty. I picked up a Verizon Samsung Galaxy 3 and I am off to a new start. Looking forward to picking up tips and tricks.

    JimInNY
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    Hello and welcome to the forum Jim! Congrats on the S3 :)!
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    Welcome, Jiminny. The change may be a little frustrating at first, but as you get things figured out a whole new world will open up to you!

    (and BTW, you should get rid of that Betamax and get yourself one of those new DVD thingies!)
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    Welcome to the site. DancingNexus
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    Welcome to Droid Forums!! Let us know what we can do to help the transition go smoother for you!! :)
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    Easy there. I'm not sure I can handle all the change at one time :biggrin:
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    I remember switching a friend from a black berry to the droid x2 and from the start he never regretted it.... congrats

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    The keyboard is a bit difficult to get used to but I picked up SwiftKey 3 and that's been a big help. Still trying to figure out how to set up security and recovery in case of lost or dead phone.