BlackBerry has done something that we as a community wished would never happen… They have canelled BlackBerry Live 2014 and opted for smaller conferences. Check out the info below and let us know what you think in the comments. BlackBerry events have always been purpose-driven, designed to help get your hands on new products, get familiar […]
Introducing mobile tap and scan payment options for in-restaurant purchases OAKVILLE, ON, Dec. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ – Tim Hortons today announced new mobile payment options aimed at improving speed of service and enhancing guest experience in its restaurants throughout Canada and the United States. As part of the company’s ongoing commitment to operational excellence and guest satisfaction, the strategy includes the adoption […]
Over the weekend I received the below letter from Teddy in Florida. Teddy let us know his his thoughts on BlackBerry’s current state and some insight on what they could do about re-branding themselves. themselves. Check out the below letter and let us know what your thoughts are in the comments. I work for a […]
As BlackBerry rolls out BBM to multiple platforms, BlackBerry users on OS 5 and up now have access to BBM Channels. This addition has prompted BlackBerry to put together a couple how to videos on BBM Channels. Check out the videos below and let us know your thoughts in the comments, also be sure to […]
suretap™ wallet will include a co-branded virtual Rogers Prepaid MasterCard and Gift Cards from national retailers Approximately one third of Canadian smartphone owners made a mobile payment in the past year TORONTO, Nov. 7, 2013 /CNW/ – Rogers announced today that its suretap™ wallet, the first mobile wallet from a carrier in Canada, will be […]
Nerdberry wanted to take a few minutes today and wish a happy Canada Day to all of our Canadian friends that are oot and oboot (out and about) celebrating today. Especially two of our editors B-ren and Nerdberry_Kim. Now everyone can return to the celebration and have a Molson for me.
The BlackBerry Q5 is going to marketed as a mid-range device, and it seems that BlackBerry has decided to cut costs depending on specific markets. As you can see in the image, the NFC feature will be market dependant on the Q5. This makes total sense as BlackBerry will be pushing the Q5 in emerging […]
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With BlackBerry Live set to kick off on Tuesday, we will be flying into Orlando tomorrow to get all set up to bring you the most update BlackBerry coverage. Make sure you are following us on Twitter for photo’s from the event as well more information on BlackBerry Live 2013 and BlackBerry Jam 2013. As […]
Canada’s largest bank and Canada’s largest communications company to offer efficient and secure mobile way to purchase goods and services with credit and debit MONTREAL AND TORONTO, May 9, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ – RBC and Bell today announced the upcoming availability of an easy, fast and secure way for RBC mobile banking customers to purchase […]
What goes through your mind when you pull your BlackBerry Z10 out of your pocket and notice your battery is almost completely dead? Panic, fear, that lost sensation? I know I am not the only one that has these fears of what I like to call “battery drain syndrome”. There is a way to beat […]
Well here is some news I personally have been waiting to here CIBC has confirmed via Twitter @cibc when can we expect the visa mobile payment nfc app to be available on BB10? I really enjoyed it on my 9900, @BBABrian We hear you! Our dev team is working on it & making sure the […]
Mobile Link Alicia Keys today unveiled an intimate behind-the-scenes video for her Set The World On Fire Tour, which recently launched to rave reviews. The video features a special behind-the-scenes look of Keys as she prepares for her tour and shares her thoughts about looking forward to connecting with fans on the road.
If you are headed to Austin for SXSW 2013 and are a BlackBerry lover or just curious about the new BlackBerry Z10 then you may want to listen up! BlackBerry has set up a web page so you can RSVP for a visit to their open house. The BlackBerry House will be open daily from […]
Ever since i was able to enable the NFC feature on the BlackBerry Bold 9900, I have been hooked on the technology. The possibilities are endless with NFC, you can use it to turn on/off Bluetooth, WiFi, Mobile payments and much more. BlackBerry has launched a new campaign in the UK using NFC technology to […]
BlackBerry has released an update to BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) in the BlackBerry Beta Zone. This update take the version to 188.8.131.52 and can be download right now. This update includes fixes for two major bugs. The first fix is for an Uncaught Exception Error and the second fixes a Memory Leak/Black Spinning Clock.
We have covered BBM Money here on NerdBerry before, BBM Money will let you send money between BBM contacts. Well we received a tip that BlackBerry had started a BBM Money pilot program in Indonesia. Well I did some digging and found out that financial institution PermataBank and AGIT Monitise Indonesia have approved BBM Money.
RIM is not only targeting the NFC market with their NFC enabled smartphones, but they are also targeting TSM services and NFC enabled SIM cards as well. RIM is targeting its “secure element manager” service at mobile operators, offering to manage their NFC SIM cards. Now this is separate from their NFC enabled smartphones, as not all […]
WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwire – Jan. 16, 2013) – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ:RIMM)(TSX:RIM) today announced that its Secure Element Manager (SEM) solution for NFC (Near Field Communication) mobile payments has been approved by Visa. RIM’s SEM is the backend solution for carriers that can securely manage credentials on SIM (subscriber identity module) cards installed in all […]