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 […]

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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 […]

BlackBerry Announces Update on Sale of Canadian Real Estate Holdings

Enters Sale Agreement as Part of Global Business Efficiency Program WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – March 21, 2014) – BlackBerry(R) Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a world leader in mobile communications, today announced that it has entered into an agreement pursuant to which it will sell the majority of its real estate holdings in Canada. The announced transaction is part […]

Saudi Telecom and BlackBerry announce integrated carrier billing for BlackBerry smartphone customers in Saudi Arabia

Kingdom of Saudi Arabia – Saudi Telecom (STC) and BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB) today announced integrated carrier billing for BlackBerry® smartphone customers in KSA, allowing customers to quickly, conveniently and securely purchase apps for their phone on the BlackBerry® World™ storefront, and have the charges directly applied to their standard Saudi Telecom (STC) […]

BlackBerry to Announce Year-End and Fourth Quarter Fiscal 2014 Results on Friday, March 28th, 2014

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – March 14, 2014) – BlackBerry® (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB) will be reporting results for the fourth quarter and year-end of fiscal 2014 on March 28th, 2014. A conference call and live webcast will be held beginning at 8 am ET, which can be accessed by dialing 1-800-814-4859 or through your BlackBerry® 10 smartphone, personal computer […]

Help bring BlackBerry 10.2.1 to the masses!

This morning I received a couple of tweets to the @NerdBerry account letting us know about a new campaign to bring BlackBerry OS 10.2.1 to the masses. Thunderclap article organized by @DeeJayDanny_C and tweeted over to us by @parthokarki. Let’s you send out the following message to Twitter, Facebook and Tumblr. The message for Twitter […]

MOBILE EXCHANGE DELEGATE FOR BLACKBERRY OS 10

The solution gives colleagues, supervisors and team members mobile access to Mircosoft Outlook mailboxes and public folders. Hamburg, March 11, 2014 – The enterprise mobility management expert, ISEC7 Group, presents a further product at this year’s CeBIT (March 10-14) in Hannover: ISEC7 Mobile Exchange Delegate will be showcased at the booth of Deutsche Telekom AG […]

Itaú Unibanco upgrades its smartphones and Management Solution to BlackBerry 10

BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX), a world leader in mobile communications, and Itaú Unibanco, the largest private bank in Latin America, today announced that Itaú Unibanco is upgrading its base of more than 7,000 BlackBerry® smartphones to BlackBerry® 10 smartphones. The bank is initially deploying 1,000 BlackBerry® Q5 smartphones, and will be taking its base […]

Developer Commitments Being Honored by BlackBerry

The BlackBerry Developer Commitment Program has come to an end, with some  grumbles from the development community.  Apparently there were some issues with the “Ts and Cs” of the program that were not completely hammered out on the blog.  The promise was that if a dev made an app that was “BlackBerry Approved” and it […]

Huge Win for BlackBerry: Odebrecht Purchasing 3500 BlackBerry 10 devices

Sao Paulo, Brazil – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB), a world leader in mobile communications, and Odebrecht, a Brazilian organization with global presence with more than 190,000 employees and 41,5 billion dollars in revenues in 2012, announced today that Odebrecht will be purchasing 3,500 BlackBerry® 10 smartphones, a mix of BlackBerry® Z10 and BlackBerry® […]

Flying-Cam’s Oscar-Winning Unmanned Aerial System Takes Flight With QNX Technology

Powered by the QNX OS, Flying-Cam’s next-generation SARAH system takes motion picture technology to new heights NUREMBERG, GERMANY–(Marketwired – Feb. 25, 2014) – Embedded World (Hall 5, 5-369) – QNX Software Systems Limited, a global leader in software platforms for connected embedded systems, and Flying-Cam, a state-of-the-art designer and manufacturer of unmanned aerial systems, today […]

QNX Brings Mobile-Class User Experience to Secure and Reliable Embedded Systems

  Latest generation of QNX OS delivers enhanced security, graphics, multimedia, and power management to embedded developers   NUREMBERG, GERMANY–(Marketwired – Feb. 25, 2014) – Embedded World (Hall 5, 5-369) – QNX Software Systems Limited, a global leader in software platforms for connected embedded systems, today unveiled the latest generation of its QNX® Neutrino® operating […]

T-Mobile US Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2013 Results and Third Consecutive Quarter of Over One Million Net Customer Additions

More than 1.6 million net customer additions including 869,000 branded postpaid net customer additions Fourth Quarter 2013 Highlights: Total net customer additions of more than 1.6 million 981,000 total branded net customer additions with 869,000 branded postpaid net additions, representing the best branded postpaid performance since the fourth quarter of 2005 Improving branded postpaid phone […]