Obama Gets to Keep His Blackberry Phone

By Jake on
Score one victory for newly-minted President Obama: he'll get to hang on to his BlackBerry, or at least an NSA-approved ultra-encrypted version of it.In an interview with CNBC earlier this month, Obama made it clear he would try to hang onto his smartphone, saying, “I’m still clinging to my BlackBerry. They’re going to pry it out of my hands.”This week, the Atlantic Monthly's Marc Ambinder reports that President Obama will doing his presidential duties with a souped-up version of his beloved...Read Full Story