VP’s of EMEA Product Management & Marketing Talk First BlackBerry DevCon Europe

Here is a video of Rob Orr VP of EMEA product management and Rory O’Neil VP of marketing giving their thoughts on the first DevCon Europe happening in Amsterdam.

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Press Release: Verizon and Redbox Join Forces to Bring Video Entertainment to Mobile Devices!!!

Blackberry owners and lovers have been yerning for an official release of a video streaming applications for quite sometime, and although it has been rumored that the Blackberry Playbook would receive a possible Netflix streaming application, the latter has yet to be fulfilled. To hold you over you can download NetQ or Netflix Queue Manager two queue managers for the […]

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BlackBerry 7 Smartphones Certified for U.S. and Canadian Governments

BlackBerry 7 and 7.1 OS Achieve FIPS 140-2 Certification WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwire – Feb. 1, 2012) – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ:RIMM)(TSX:RIM) today announced that BlackBerry(R) smartphones running on the powerful new BlackBerry(R) 7 and BlackBerry(R) 7.1 Operating Systems (OS) have been awarded FIPS 140-2 certification by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and […]

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New Karta Mobile BlackBerry Organizer App Presta Helps People Get Things Done

Karta Mobile has released a new organizer app called presta. Presta is the lastest application Karta offers to “get things done”.

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QNX Software Systems & Arrow Electronics Inc. Agree to New Distribution Agreement

OTTAWA, ONTARIO, Jan 31, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) — QNX Software Systems Limited, a leader in software platforms for connected embedded systems, has entered into a distribution agreement with Arrow Electronics, Inc., a global provider of products, services, and solutions to industrial and commercial customers. Under the agreement, the companies will focus initially on the […]

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Pure White BlackBerry Bold 9900 Smartphone Launches in Hong Kong

Hong Kong – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM) today announced the launch of the BlackBerry® Bold™ 9900 smartphone in Pure White for customers in Hong Kong. The stunning new smartphone can be pre-ordered today at http://hk.blackberry.com/w9900preorder  with expected availability in mid-February. The first 500 customers who pre-order the new handset will receive […]

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Twitter for BlackBerry Will Soon Get BBM Integration

One of the biggest things that came to BlackBerry last year was the introduction of BBM integration to many of the apps that we know and love.  In the near future Twitter will also be “BBM connected”.

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BlackBerry is UK’s top smartphone – yet again

BlackBerry has once again taken the crown of the UK’s top cell phone. Last year around this time it was announced that BlackBerry Smartphones were the top used cell phones in the UK. The numbers for last month and last year were released today via GfK.

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All BlackBerry DevCon Europe attendees receiving free BlackBerry PlayBooks!

RIM has announced that any person attending DevCon Europe will receive a free PlayBook!

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RIM Launches BlackBerry Business Cloud Services for Microsoft Office 365

Waterloo, ON – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM) today announced general availability of BlackBerry® Business Cloud Services for Microsoft Office 365 – a new service for business and government organizations that extends Microsoft Exchange Online to BlackBerry® smartphones and allows customers to manage their BlackBerry deployments in the cloud. The service is […]

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Lazaridis Talks About Stepping down

In an interview with The Record, Mike Lazaridis talks about stepping down from RIM’s Co-CEO position. WATERLOO — It was a day that had been coming for years and Mike Lazaridis knew it had to happen. But as he gave up his co-chief executive officer position at Research In Motion, the company he founded in […]

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CHYM 96.7 FM Waterloo shows appreciation for RIM, reminds us all there is more to the company than just smartphones

A lot of people think that RIM is scrambling to cover their losses and recover from their recent downfall in the mobile world.  Recently they appointed a new CEO for the company as a starting point on the road to recovery.  One thing that people forget is what companies do other than what they are […]

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AlphaWave by Hardline Studios – An HD arcade shooter for the BlackBerry PlayBook

Hardline Studios has released a new game for the PlayBook called AlphaWave. The game is an arcade shooter that uses HD graphics to provide a throwback game with a new school vibe.

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Was the Siemens SK65 with “BlackBerry Built-In” Thorsten Heins’ First BlackBerry?

RIM’s new CEO and President Thorsten Heins, used to be the former President of Mobile Phones at Siemens. During that time RIM partnered with Siemens and a few other manufacturers to create Blackberry Connect and Siemens and a few other vendors to create BlackBerry Connect handhelds and one of the The Siemens SK65 is the first mobile […]

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Scosche cellControl locks your device while driving, tattles on your text habit

Scosche has released a new app called cellControl. cellControl locks your device while you are driving to curb that urge to tweet about the person in front of you who is driving 15 below the speed limit.

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Out With the Old in With the New: Research In Motion Names Thorsten Heins President and CEO

RIM sent out an email to us letting us know Mike Lazaridis and Jim Balsillie have implement the succession plan they previously submitted to the Board. This means Mike Lazaridis will be come the Vice Chair of the Board, and Jim Balsillie will remain a Director. Research In Motion Names Thorsten Heins President and CEO […]

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SoundNebula mobilizes the SoundCloud audio experience for BlackBerry users, with integrated BlackBerry Messenger Service (BBM).

SoundNebula, in association with its development partners FloatPoint Media Inc., are proud to announce the immediate availability of the SoundNebula mobile application for BlackBerry. The SoundNebula application enables users to Record and Share their sounds with their networks through the free SoundCloud service.  The app also allows users to listen, follow, and search for sounds […]

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RIM Launches the New BlackBerry Curve 9380 Smartphone in Indonesia

Jakarta, Indonesia – Research In Motion (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM) today announced the new BlackBerry® Curve™ 9380 smartphone in Indonesia, the first-ever BlackBerry Curve model with a touch display. This sleek and stylish new smartphone is now available for 3,399,000IDR from authorized partners PT. Comtech Cellular, PT. Teletama Artha Mandiri and PT. Selular Media Infotama. […]

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Free YWCA Safety Siren Offers Canadian Women a Personal Alarm

The YWCA has released an app to protect the women of Canada. It is called Safety Siren. The application’s target audience is young women in Canada, and gives them health information as well as the ability to send SOS messages a few various ways.

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Crush the Zombies Fremium Game for BlackBerry Smartphones

IvyWire has released a new game called Crush the Zombies.  It is a physics based game where you need to use the laws of physics to move the various objects to crush them.

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