WiLAN Initiates Litigation Against RIM

Suit pertains to Bluetooth technologies OTTAWA, CANADA–(Marketwire – Dec. 11, 2012) – Wi-LAN Inc. (“WiLAN”) (TSX:WIN) (NASDAQ:WILN) today announced it has initiated litigation claiming patent infringement in the Southern District of Florida against Research In Motion Limited (“RIM”). The suit against RIM claims infringement of U.S. Patent No. 6,260,168 related to Bluetooth technologies. WiLAN will […]

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Holiday Photo Contest from RIM and NerdBerry!! Enter for a Chance to Win One of Two BlackBerry Prize Packs!!!

  Here we are in December already… Where did the time go??? We here at NerdBerry want to celebrate the holidays in a HUGE way! Starting today and ending on December 23 we are going to be running a Holiday Photo Contest from RIM and NerdBerry!!! We have TWO BlackBerry prize packs up for grabs. The two […]

Emblm Battery Doors for the BlackBerry Bold 9900 Now Function With NFC!

  Mobile LinkI was thumbing through Facebook on my Berry a few minutes ago and saw a recent post from Emblm stating “Emblm has successfully tested NFC with the BlackBerry 9900. Customize your phone without sacrificing functionality!” So I reached out to Emblm’s CEO Pranav Sood and he informed me that Yes it works great […]

Mobilicity launches the BlackBerry Bold 9790

Mobilicity has launched the BlackBerry Bold 9790 for $299.99. Even though the BlackBerry Bold 9790 launched worldwide a year or so ago you can now pick it up if you are on Mobilicity! The BlackBerry Bold 9790 rockss a 2.45-inch touchscreen display (480×360 resolution) and of course the full QWERTY keyboard.

Links To Past Webcasts, Plus Upcoming Webcast Integrating Apps With BlackBerry Messenger On BlackBerry 10

Leave it to RIM to provide prior webcasts for developers to catch up on. Just a few of the links: NFC-related webcasts, specific webcast titles listed below: NFC overview (Native) NFC Tags BlackBerry® 10 NFC Tags BlackBerry® 7

Opera Mini Browser for BlackBerry Updated to v7.1

Opera Mini browser for BlackBerry smartphones has received an update to version 7.1. A web browser for mobile devices offering fast speed, Opera Mini uses Opera’s servers to compress webpages so they load faster. You also save money on data charges, since it uses as little as a tenth of the data of normal browsers.

CIBC Mobile Payment App Now Has A $15 Credit

A few days ago we told you about the CIBC app for suretap launching in Blackberry App World. If you download the app now, CIBC is offering a $15 credit to use towards a purchase. In order to get the credit you must have a CIBC account, Rogers NFC SIM card and the Blackberry Bold […]

CIBC Mobile Payment™ App Now Available For Download

Remember a few weeks ago we mentioned Rogers and CIBC joining together for suretap? Now the CIBC app has launched. And you can start using the mobile payment system right away! If you have a Blackberry 9900 this will work if you are on Rogers and soon you will be able to use it on […]

Wikitude wins “Best Augmented Reality Developer Tool or Platform” for the second year in a row

Wikitude takes home both “Best Augmented Reality Browser” and “Best Developer Tool or Platform” awards at the Augmented Planet Readers Choice Awards 2012. SALZBURG 06 November 2012 – Wikitude, the world leader in augmented reality experiences is happy to announce their win of both the “Best Augmented Reality Browser” and the “Best Developer Tool or […]

NFC Mobile payments using BlackBerry smartphones now accepted at Tim Hortons

Largest national restaurant chain ready to accept CIBC credit card payments directly from enabled Rogers smartphones OAKVILLE, ON, Nov. 2, 2012 /CNW/ – Tim Hortons helped make history today, playing host to the first Canadian mobile credit card transaction. Canadian Olympic Triathlete Simon Whitfield purchased a Tim Hortons coffee at a downtown Toronto restaurant using […]

Rogers launches the “Suretap” Mobile Payment System for BlackBerry

Today, Rogers has released  “Suretap” Mobile Payment System for BlackBerry! Rogers customers that have a BlackBerry Bold 9900 and Curve 9380 as well as a CIBC credit card will be happy to know that you can now pay via NFC at select retailers in Canada. What is suretap? Rogers™ suretap™ is a new service that […]

RIM’s Secure Element Manager Solution to Power NFC Mobile Payments in Canada

Mobile Link WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwire – Oct. 22, 2012) – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ:RIMM)(TSX:RIM) today announced that it has been selected by EnStream LP, a joint venture of Bell Mobility Inc., Rogers Wireless Partnership and TELUS Communications Company, to provide its Secure Element Manager (SEM) solution to manage credentials on wireless handsets in Canada that […]

Rogers NFC Payment Service Called Suretap To Launch Oct 15

Sales bulletins that were sent to Rogers stores informed workers that Rogers is going to launch their NFC payment service in partnership with CIBC on October 15th. This NFC payment is called suretap and will work on the Blackberry Bold 9900 and the Blackberry Curve 9360.

SkyPark Café – The first BlackBerry Cafe in India!

The SkyPark Café is located in Hyderabad, India. The SkyPark Café will offer a lot of cool BlackBerry integrated accessories from NFC tags to  BlackBerry Music Gateway that will play music just like a jukebox. BlackBerry PlayBook’s will be everywhere! The SkyPark Café is a partnership between RIM and BBin.

New BlacBerry Tag Videos Hit the Air Waves

Mobile Link Three new BlackBerry Tag videos have hit the air waves! BlackBerry Tag offers tons of features from Invite your friend to BBM to Transferring files.

RIM Hosting Three New Webcast on NFC!

Well if you know me, by now you know I love NFC! What a better way to understand more about NFC technology then by taking part in three webcasts RIM is hosting for developers! The three webcasts will be covering everything you need to know about developing for BlackBerry using NFC. The webcasts are set […]

Rogers and CIBC Will Launch the First Mobile Payment Solution for NFC BlackBerry Smartphones in Canada!

Rogers is pushing forward in a new way of money! The largest carrier in Canada has filed an application to establish the “Rogers Bank”! Not your everyday physical store that you visit, but a new means of credit card and mobile payment options. What is most exciting is that Rogers is partnering with CIBC that will allow NFC enabled BlackBerry devices to use the […]

Video: BlackBerry Tag Advertisement

  Video Link BlackBerry Tag has to be hands down one of the cooler features of Blackberry OS 7.1! In this video you will see the BlackBerry Tag feature being used to the fullest. The video shows just how easy it is to share files, pictures and videos using this feature.

MasterCard releases NFC SDK with support for BlackBerry 7

MasterCard has made a big move into making NFC mobile payments a little more accessible today by releasing their NFC SDK, which just happens to support BlackBerry 7.  RIM has definitely made their intentions towards NFC well-known, and it appears that MasterCard has taken notice.  With the release of the SDK developers will not be […]

Unchain your Berry! – Unlock Codes Starting at $9.95

Tired of your wireless carrier? Traveling Abroad and don’t want to pay outrageous international fees?  Want to switch to a new carrier, but you don’t want to buy a new BlackBerry? Why not unlock your BlackBerry to use it on another network? We offer unlock codes for all the major carriers from T-Mobile to Sprint! […]