Alicia Keys Betrays BlackBerry?

    NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 30:  BlackBerry President and Chief Executive Officer Thorsten Heins (L) stands with new BlackBerry Global Creative Director Alicia Keys at the BlackBerry 10 launch event at Pier 36 in Manhattan on January 30, 2013 in New York City. The new smartphone and mobile operating system is being launched simultaneously in six cities.  (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

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    Awkward. BlackBerry proudly named singer Alicia Keys the company’s new spokesperson Thursday, an announcement that was accompanied by a tweet from Keys about how excited she was to “jump right in2my new role as Global Creative Director of @Blackberry.” Recent tweets the singer has sent, however, reveal that she used an iPhone to post them—despite being in an exclusive relationship with BlackBerry. Keys says she had used a non-BlackBerry device in the past, but no longer will. As Leslie Horn at Gizmodo asks, “Is this a consensual relationship or just business?”


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