BlackBerry’s VP of Sales, James Novak exits BlackBerry

And the BlackBerry executive line up is changing once more. This does not come as a major surprise, but after 10 years with BlackBerry VP of Sales, James Novak is leaving the company. Mr. Novak sent the following tweet out last night followed up by the second tweet below. After 10 amazing yrs tomorrow will […]

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Max Mobile Security goes headless, now with background scanning

Pune, India (May 1st, 2014) – Max Secure Software announces the release of version its eighth version of Max Mobile Security for BlackBerry® 10 (NASDAQ: BBRY). This release enhances the Smart Scan (Patent pending) Scanner and also brings in background scanning with the headless feature. Max Mobile Security protects BlackBerry 10 users from: 1. APK Scanner […]

Mobile Responder App Powers First Responders on BlackBerry 10

BlackBerry has announced that Intergraph’s Mobile Responder app is now available for law enforcement and first responders on BlackBerry 10 devices. A native BlackBerry 10 app, Mobile Responder leverages built-in BlackBerry 10 features to effectively provide a consistent connection to Intergraph’s Computer Aided Dispatch (I/CAD), which helps diagnose, answer, route, and assign various incidents to […]

SAIC Deepens Commitment to Secure Multi-Platform Device Management with BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10

Today BlackBerry announced that Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) has expanded its investment in BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10 (BES10) for multi-platform enterprise mobility management (EMM). SAIC, a technology integrator with commercial and government clients, uses BES10 to manage iOS, Android and BlackBerry 10 devices. The company also utilizes Secure Work Space for iOS and Android, the […]

Leading Organizations Invest in BlackBerry Enterprise Mobility Solutions

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – April 16, 2014) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a world leader in mobile communications, today announced that several leading Canadian customers are deploying BlackBerry(R) Enterprise Service 10 (BES10), including: http://volkerstevin.ca/“>Volker Stevin, http://www.waterloo.ca/“>City of Waterloo and http://www.samuel.com/en/Pages/default.aspx“>Samuel, Son & Co., Limited. According to J. Gold Associates(1), over the next year or two the average […]

BlackBerry publishes BlackBerry 10.3 Developer Roadmap

BlackBerry has gone and published their BlackBerry 10.3 Developer Roadmap on Inside BlackBerry Blog. This roadmap details the BlackBerry 10 Native SDK, BlackBerry 10 WebWorks SDK, BlackBerry Runtime for Android Apps as well as the end of Adobe AIR runtime. Check out the article below and let us know what you think about it in the comments. We recently updated our […]

BlackBerry Invests in NantHealth for Integrated End-To-End Healthcare Solutions

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – April 15, 2014) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a world leader in mobile communications, today announced an investment in healthcare IT leader NantHealth. The companies intend to collaborate on the development of HIPAA and other government privacy certified, integrated clinical systems that transform the delivery of medical care. NantHealth is a cloud-based medical […]

Rant: The life of a BlackBerry guy with friends that love Android and iOS

I wrote this article last night after having a few beers and talking with some great friends and thought I would share it with you. Please keep in mind I had some beer and went on a rant about everything below. If you are offended easily please stop reading now. I am sitting here drinking […]

BlackBerry India Teams up with Mumbai Indians cricket team

Mumbai, India – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY; TSX:BB), a world leader in mobile communications, today announced its exclusive partnership with the champions side Mumbai Indian, a leading cricket premier league team April 16, 2014 for the forthcoming IPL season. As a part of the association, Mumbai Indians, one of the most celebrated franchisees of the IPL, […]

Unipresalud Upgrades to BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10

BARCELONA, SPAIN and WATERLOO, CANADA – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB) announced today that Unipresalud has upgraded to BlackBerry®’s Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) solution – BlackBerry® Enterprise Service 10 (BES 10) – to meet its stringent data protection needs for mobile communications. Unipresalud is a Spain-based consultancy specialized in risk prevention and in the improvement […]

Home Company QNX Technology Powers Mission-Critical Systems in VisLab Autonomous Car Project

New autonomous vehicle research project from University of Parma’s VisLab now includes highly reliable QNX operating system OTTAWA, April 8, 2014 — QNX Software Systems Limited, a global leader in software platforms for in-car electronics, today announced that the QNX® Neutrino® operating system is powering mission-critical systems in a new autonomous vehicle project developed by […]

BlackBerry Wins Patent Infringement Case

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired - April 7, 2014) – BlackBerry(R) Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a world leader in mobile communications, today announced that a federal jury ruled in favor of BlackBerry in a patent infringement case brought by NXP BV in the U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida, Orlando Division. The verdict was a sweeping victory for BlackBerry, as […]

Cincinnati Bell to Sell Wireless Spectrum Licenses & certain related assets to Verizon Wireless

CINCINNATI–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Apr. 7, 2014– Cincinnati Bell (NYSE:CBB), a leader in telecommunications and broadband networking services, today announced that it has entered into agreements to sell its wireless spectrum licenses and certain related assets to Verizon Wireless for cash and an assumption of certain Cincinnati Bell liabilities with a total value to Cincinnati Bell of approximately […]

BlackBerry Ends T-Mobile U.S. Licensing Agreement

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired - April 1, 2014) – BlackBerry(R) Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a world leader in mobile communications, today announced that it will not renew the T-Mobile U.S., Inc. license to sell BlackBerry products when it expires on April 25, 2014. BlackBerry customers on the T-Mobile network should not see any difference in their service or support. BlackBerry will […]

BlackBerry announces 10.1 inch BlackBerry PlayBook 2!!

BlackBerry has finally announced a brand new product to their device line up!!! The BlackBerry PlayBook 2 a 10.1 inch full HD screen and a boat load of other features and specs listed below!! Hook line and sinker!!! April Fools!!!!!! We got you didn’t we? Bawhahahaha!! Seriously what would you think about a PlayBook 2 […]

BlackBerry is not walking away from the mass market

Recently BlackBerry CEO John Chen, sat down with CBC for a great Q&A session. It is great to see Mr. Chen sit down and discuss the turnaround of BlackBerry. I think BlackBerry has a very bright future with John Chen at the helm. Chen talks about everything from the BlackBerry Bold to knowing he has […]

BlackBerry 10 Smartphones Now Available On ShopBlackBerry.com in Canada

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – March 31, 2014) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a world leader in mobile communications, today announced that beginning later today, customers in Canada will be able to purchase SIM-unlocked GSM models of the BlackBerry® Z30, BlackBerry® Z10, BlackBerry® Q10 and BlackBerry® Q5 smartphones directly from BlackBerry on the ShopBlackBerry.com site for Canada at […]

BlackBerry First to Receive Coveted “Full Operational Capability” on U.S. Department of Defense Networks

Validation completes DISA’s certification process for BlackBerry 10 mobility management platform   WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – March 27, 2014) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a world leader in mobile communications, today announced that BlackBerry(R) 10 has become the first mobility solution to receive Full Operational Capability (FOC) to run on U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) networks from […]

CricHQ to coming to BBM Channels

New Zealand-based cricket technology company CricHQ (crichq.com) today announced that the company’s content will be accessible on a new BBM™ Channel on the popular mobile messaging service.​CricHQ chief executive Simon Baker said the new BBM Channels feature has provided the tech company with another important platform to showcase its wares. “It’s exciting to think about […]

BlackBerry Advances Security of its Multi-Platform Mobility Portfolio with New Cryptography Certification

FIPS 140-2 validation granted for Secure Work Space for iOS and Android WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – March 26, 2014) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a world leader in mobile communications, today announced that Secure Work Space for iOS(R) and Android(TM), a multi-platform containerization solution managed through BlackBerry(R) Enterprise Service 10 (BES10), is now Federal Information Processing Standard […]