Eric Johnson Now President of Global Sales for BlackBerry

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Jan. 13, 2014) – BlackBerry(R) Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a world leader in mobile communications, today announced that Eric Johnson will join the Company as President, Global Sales reporting to BlackBerry’s Executive Chair and CEO, John Chen. “I am pleased to round out BlackBerry’s new executive leadership team with another outstanding addition today. I […]

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T-Mobile Delivers Contract Freedom for Families By Paying Off Early Termination Fees

T-Mobile Delivers Contract Freedom for Families By Paying Off Early Termination Fees Company marks 1st anniversary of Un-carrier revolution by offering to reimburse entire amount of customers’ early termination fees when they switch from AT&T, Sprint or Verizon LAS VEGAS – Jan. 8, 2014 – One year ago at International CES, T-Mobile US, Inc. (NYSE: […]

Fairfax to Purchase Additional Convertible Debentures

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Jan. 8, 2014) – BlackBerry(R) Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a world leader in mobile communications, announced today that Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited has agreed to purchase, through its subsidiaries, an additional $250,000,000 principal amount of 6% unsecured subordinated convertible debentures of BlackBerry (the “Debentures”). The additional Debentures will be purchased pursuant to the exercise […]

Next 18 Months Focused on Enterprise Business.

There has been quite a bit of discussion surrounding exactly what BlackBerry will be doing in the future.  Today at CES, John Chen shed a little bit of light on what the plan for the Waterloo company will be.   The next 18 months will be focused specifically on the Enterprise portion of BlackBerry’s business.  John […]

QNX and Qualcomm Announce First In-car Infotainment System Powered by Snapdragon Automotive Solutions

Companies demonstrate powerful in-vehicle graphics, video, and wireless capabilities at 2014 CES LAS VEGAS, NEVADA–(Marketwired – January 07, 2014) – 2014 INTERNATIONAL CES (NORTH HALL – BOOTH 536) – QNX Software Systems Limited, a global leader in software platforms for in-car electronics, and Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM), through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., today […]

HERE and QNX Join Forces to Bring HERE Auto into the Car

QNX Software Systems to demonstrate HERE Auto embedded navigation at 2014 CES LAS VEGAS, NEVADA–(Marketwired – January 07, 2014) – 2014 INTERNATIONAL CES (NORTH HALL-BOOTH 536) – QNX Software Systems, a global leader in software platforms for in-car electronics, and HERE, a Nokia business, today announced a new technology partnership with the goal of enabling […]

BlackBerry Makes New Investment in Security Innovation Center in the Washington, D.C. Area

Las Vegas – BlackBerry, in attendance at CES Government (CESG), communicated its intention to invest in a new security innovation center in the Washington, D.C. area. Building on BlackBerry’s technical experience and leadership in mobile security, the new Center will serve as a hub for collaboration with key government customers and other expert partners. CESG […]

BlackBerry Appoints Leadership for Devices Business

Waterloo, ON – BlackBerry® Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY; TSX:BB), a world leader in mobile communications, today announced that Ron Louks will join the Company as President, Devices and Emerging Solutions reporting to BlackBerry’s Executive Chair and CEO, John Chen. “I am pleased to add another outstanding addition to BlackBerry’s executive leadership team with the announcement of Ron […]

Executive Statement from T-Mobile on AT&T’s offer to T-Mobile Customers

Okay, this is just too funny in my opinion. CEO of T-Mobile USA, John Legere has released the below statement following AT&T’s announcement this morning. Check out the statement below and let us know what your thoughts are in the comments! This is a desperate move by AT&T on the heels of what must have […]

AT&T Offers T-Mobile Customers up to $450 Per Line to Switch

Customers Ring in New Year with a Superior Network Experience and a Brand New Smartphone Starting today, AT&T* is offering T-Mobile customers the opportunity to upgrade their mobile lifestyle with value of up to $450 per line when they switch to AT&T and trade in an eligible smartphone. In addition to a larger and more reliable 4G LTE […]

Happy New Year from @NerdBerry!

We want to wish you a safe and prosperous New Year! We also wanted to wish you good luck with all of the New Year resolutions that are now in front of many of us. We look forward to an amazing 2014!

The @NerdBerry Holiday Photo Contest Winners Announced!!!

We wanted to take some time and thank everyone that entered our Holiday Photo Contest from NerdBerry for a chance to win a BlackBerry Z30 & more!! We also wanted to thank you for your understanding of our technical glitch we had with our email system. Since this time of year is about family I […]

Merry Christmas from the @NerdBerry Team!

Christmas is finally upon us!! We here at NerdBerry wanted to take a minute to wish each and everyone of you a Very BERRY Christmas! If you are staying at home or traveling to grandma’s house remember to keep your BlackBerry close and your family closer! Be sure to track Santa (thanks to NORAD) here: […]

Holiday Photo Contest Reminder!! Enter for a chance to win a BlackBerry Z30 & more!!

This is just a reminder to those of you that have entered the Holiday Photo Contest from NerdBerry for a chance to win a BlackBerry Z30 & more!! You must have your photos submitted to us by 11:59 PM tonight December 23rd to be entered into our contest. If you have not entered you can […]

No BlackBerry Live 2014 Conference

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 […]

BlackBerry Enterprise Solutions Centers launched in India

Mumbai, India – As part of its commitment and focus on the enterprise mobility market, BlackBerry® (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB) today announced the opening of BlackBerry Enterprise Solutions Centres in Mumbai and Gurgaon. The centres, the first-of-their-kind in India, will cater to the needs of enterprise customers and provide them with a walk-in experience of […]

BlackBerry Announces Five-Year Strategic Partnership With Foxconn

Companies Strike Joint Development and Manufacturing Agreement Indonesia Targeted for First Joint Product in Early 2014 – WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired - Dec. 20, 2013) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a global leader in wireless innovation, announced today that it has entered into a five-year strategic partnership with Foxconn, the world’s largest manufacturer of electronic products and components. The […]

BlackBerry Reports Third Quarter Results for Fiscal 2014

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired - December 20, 2013) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY)(TSX:BB), a global leader in wireless innovation, today reported financial results for the three months ended November 30, 2013 (all figures in U.S. dollars and U.S. GAAP, except where otherwise indicated). Q3 Highlights: Company begins transition to operating unit structure: Enterprise Services, Messaging, QNX Embedded business and […]

Enterprises Choose BBM to Drive Mobile Collaboration and Communications, Improve Productivity

BBM on BlackBerry smartphones with BES offers organizations in regulated industries the ability to log, archive and audit BBM messages WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Dec. 19, 2013) – BlackBerry(R) (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB) today announced that BBM(TM), a leading mobile messaging platform, is used by more than 85 percent of BlackBerry Enterprise Server (BES) enabled organizations running BlackBerry smartphones, […]

BlackBerry announces two new executive appointments

Waterloo, ON – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY; TSX:BB), a world leader in mobile communications, today announced two appointments that strengthen the Company’s strategy, marketing and operations. James S. Mackey was appointed Executive Vice President for Corporate Development and Strategic Planning, joining the Company with years of experience executing highly successful corporate strategies that drive growth.  Mark […]