Stockholm, Sweden and Waterloo, ON – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM) today announced that the new BlackBerry® Bold™ 9900 smartphone is now available through four authorized carrier partners in Sweden: Tele2, Telenor, TDC Sweden and 3. The BlackBerry Bold 9900 is the thinnest BlackBerry smartphone yet at only 10.5mm and the first […]
Johannesburg, South Africa and Waterloo, ON – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM) and Cell C today announced that the BlackBerry® PlayBook™ tablet is now available in South Africa from Cell C. The BlackBerry PlayBook features an ultra-portable design and delivers industry leading performance, uncompromised web browsing with support for Adobe® Flash®, true […]
There is a new app coming to BlackBerry called Viber that allows you to text and call other users for free. The company tweeted that their software would soon be available for BlackBerry users.
MobileSyrup posted an image yesterday showcasing TELUS’ plan to offer more of thier phones in white.
Sleek, fast and easy-to-use, the BlackBerry Curve 9360 delivers the world’s best mobile communications and social experiences Hong Kong – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM) today announced plans to launch the BlackBerry® Curve™ 9360, which features the new BlackBerry® 7 operating system (OS) , in Hong Kong. The BlackBerry Curve 9360 smartphone […]
Kobo the popular ereader application that comes preinstalled on the Blackberry Playbook and is available for Blackberry Smartphones has been purchased by Rakuten “one of the world’s top 3 e-commerce companies by revenue”, for a total of $315 milllion in cash. Hit the jump for the full press released and as to what the CEO of Rakuten, Hiroshi […]
The AT&T international App allows users to make inexpensive international long distance calls from the US with thier BlackBerry using the existing wireless service they have; best of all there are no recurring charges, prepaid balances, or commitment terms.
A lot of changes were implemented with the release of the PlayBook OS 2.0. One of the biggest additions was the program Print To Go, which was bundled with the OS 2.0 software.
The Marmalade SDK games for the PlayBook just keep coming, kinda like the newest android phones, today they released their newest edition to the group called The Last Stand: Zombie Apocalypse.
Blackberry Smartphones have always been known for their reliability compared to the other iDevices and those running, the Android platform. Many of those companies focus on quantity of device over quality.Android smartphones has cost carriers well over $2 billion per year from a study from WDS. 12.6% of all technical support calls related to Android in the […]
Last week we posted a update to the inPulse Blackberry Watch app. I assume that the developers of the applicaion thought that update wasn’t enough because they released another update yesterday with some bug fixes.
Videotron announced yesterday that they are going to carry the Bold 9900.
New details have come out regarding RIM’s investigation into the 3-day service outage that occured world wide last month. There are some additional solutions that are being discussed in Waterloo to resolve the issue and prevent it from happening in the future. Hit the break for more info…
RIM had placed some disclaimers in the newest PlayBook OS beta regarding the stability issues and mentioned that: Please note that this build is strictly designed for developers and is NOT a build designed for consumer use, since some apps built for BlackBerry PlayBook OS v.1.0.7 may not work correctly. As such, we have removed […]
A lot of people have been talking about the difference between BlackBerry OS6 and OS7. Chase Bank has taken notice as well.
BlackBerry Recognized by International Medical Corps for Role in Assisting Humanitarian Relief Efforts
Waterloo, ON – International Medical Corps is recognizing Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM) at its 2011 Annual Awards Celebration in Los Angeles next week for the role of BlackBerry® smartphones in assisting disaster recovery efforts around the world. International Medical Corps is a global, humanitarian, nonprofit organization that is a leading first-responder, […]
Millennial Media is working on their “State of the Apps” report right now and are asking mobile app developers to complete a survey about this.
If you have ever needed to control your PC and dont have a keyboard and mouse available you can now do that with your PlayBook. The Luko Remote does exactly that. There are quite a few things that the app can do, hit the break for more info.
RIM has been doing a lot with the Hackathon events lately, and allowing the developers to show off all of the cool and upcoming things that they have been working on as of late. RIM released a few different videos showcasing the stories of some of the developers that have been involved in the hackathon […]