MTN Addresses BlackBerry Service Issues

MTN has addressed a technical error which caused tiered BlackBerry Internet Service customers to use data at a much faster rate than what was supposed to be. This issue started back in March and is still going. “During the month of March, MTN detected a technical error that occurred on its system. The error resulted […]

Will BlackBerry 10 signal the end of unlimited BBM plans?

Prior to BlackBerry 10 we saw a lot of carriers offer their customers unlimited BBM plans.  These were especially popular in emerging markets like South Africa, where BlackBerry dominates approximately 50% of the market.  With the addition of features like BBM Video calls and BBM Voice, BlackBerry users will be putting much more demand on their carriers […]

Throttling Heads to MTN BlackBerry Internet Abusers Lookout!

Today, MTN has announced that they will be taking new steps to improve the internet quality for BlackBerry users and abusers. The internet abusers have been downloading large files and using way too much data. The data usage is well over MTN’s usage policies, This step is similar to what T-Mobile does when a customer […]

Press Release: MTN In South Africa Now Carries Blackberry Bold 9790 And Blackberry Curve 9380

The Blackberry Curve 9380 has been phased out for the most part in the US and Canada, but MTN in South Africa wants to sell it! Along with the Bold 9790, you can find them both at MTN stores. hit the break for the press release! MTN and Research In Motion (RIM) today announced availability […]