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.
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 […]
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 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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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.
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.
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.
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 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 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 […]
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! […]
HID Global Launches Secure Identity Services, Industry’s First Comprehensive Offering For Credential Provisioning and Management, From Card Badges to NFC-Enabled Smartphones
Provides One-Stop Source for Creating, Using and Managing Identities, Including Mobile Credential Provisioning and Management Starting With BlackBerry® Smartphones in the Enterprise IRVINE, Calif., Sept. 6, 2012 – HID Global®, a worldwide leader in secure identity solutions, has significantly expanded its offering of on-demand card badging services to create the industry’s first all-in-one, Web-based source […]
Mobile Link Ever since we first started talking about Emblm by Smart Casing, I just knew I had to get one in our hands for review! Emblm was kind enough to send us a prototype of their custom battery door for the Bold 9900/9930. Now as you can see in the video above as […]
Mobile Link This video shows an example of “Proximity Gaming”. Proximity Gaming is a term used to describe games which use Near Field Communications (NFC) to enrich the gaming experience in some way.
Mobile Link FeatherDuster is a fun, interactive tool for visually arranging, discovering and understanding the world’s Twitter stream as it happens. The user can specify emitters that filter the live twitter stream and emit tweets that match chosen keywords. This set of emitted tweets is then influenced by attractors which the user also defines with […]
Research In Motion is currently setting up what they have dubbed “BlackBerry Buddy” kiosks in Major South African malls. The Buddy kiosks are offering support, advice, and even software update’s. I can see how this is a great step toward helping elevate customer service calls to the wireless carriers.