The announcement of BlackBerry Mobile Fusion meant that many enterprise customers would be able to offer their employees a little more choice when it came to picking a device. This is especially important as the BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) movement as really started to gain a foothold in the enterprise market. Martha Stewart Living is a […]
Today news has broken that Qantas Airlines in Australia is getting ready to move all their 1,300 employees off of BlackBerry smartphones and moving them to iPhones. The company has done surveys within the organization and has found that the majority of their employees would prefer to have an iPhone over a BlackBerry. Further more […]
Governor of New York Andrew Cuomo only communicates with his staff using secure Blackberry PIN to PIN messages, never email! He refuses to communicate using the standard email services on his Blackberry to communicate to his peers by passing data and email servers. Being the only secure device allowed by government official Cuomo is using his Blackberry to ensure there […]
In the midst of what many would call one of the worst few weeks in RIM’s history there is now news that American carriers like AT&T and Verizon are pressuring RIM to lower their carrier fees. RIM charges its carriers a fee to allow their customer to access the BlackBerry servers and infrastructure that brings […]
Today, it is easy to see how the mobile security landscape parallels threats seen in the desktop space for years. And while there are many similarities, mobile computing does have its own unique set of challenges in the way customers use, access and store data. Regardless, customers have the same expectations for their mobile devices […]
While RIM and the BlackBerry brad have been slowly losing their foothold in the enterprise market in most of North America, it seems that BlackBerry is still ruling in Latin America. The IDC recently conducted a survey of Mexico’s largest companies (250 employees or more) and found that BlackBerry is still the “go to” brand […]
RIM is continuing to make progress with and for the Blackberry 10, you can see from the approach that when this platform is finallized it will be ready to take on many challenges as well as critics and other platforms. JsonCpp project development platform on the BlackBerry will use compatible code for Blackberry 10, RIM […]
Trend Micro has just published their study regarding mobile OS and security for each respective system. They tested BB OS, Android OS, Apple iOS, and Windows Mobile. Each was tested to see which one had the highest level of Enterprise based security.
With all of the hacking that has happening recently with mobile phones; Scott Wright a research and security coach was hired by none other than Symantec to conduct an experiment with mobile phones. The experiment placed smartphones in areas with a high population (read big cities) and researched exactly what happened with the “lost smartphones”. […]
Over in the UK in Surrey County the county council is developing an application for the BlackBerry PlayBook tablet and Torch smartphone to give youth it workers the ability to access to records easily and securely on their Blackberry devices.
The private BlackBerry App World Enterprise app solution has officially arrived with BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.0! This solution is designed to provide a streamlined framework for enterprises to deploy mobile applications for BlackBerry PlayBook tablet users within their organization. The enterprise app catalog exists as a private channel within the BlackBerry App World storefront on the BlackBerry PlayBook […]
RIM has just posted a new knowledge base article KB30209 for the March 2012 Daylight Savings Time (DST) update that is cumulative and includes updates to the following time zones. Hit the break for more info.
Research In Motion last year gained almost US$1-billion from the service last quarter, one-fifth of its total sales, much of this gained from its network infrastructure, enabling it to encrypt, compress and push data to BlackBerry phones. But according to Northern Securities analyst Sameet Kanade, RIM may have to change over to a new server software component called […]
One of the biggest things missing in the application catalog for BlackBerry users was a VoIP app. MobileVoIP changes all of that.
Research in Motion has in the past had issues with India and the Blackberry but they a have been “In Motion” to change things around by appointing Sunil Dutt as their New Managing Director for India and with the BlackBerry PlayBooks Selling out in 4 Days in India along with the new Blackberry OS 2.o expected to hit tomorrow RIM […]
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