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, […]

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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 […]

BBM TO COME PREINSTALLED ON LG SMARTPHONES

The G Pro Lite Will Be the First LG Device to Offer BBM Out-of-the-box WATERLOO, ON – BBM™ will soon come preinstalled on the LG G Pro Lite from LG Electronics Inc. in markets around the world. BlackBerry® (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB) today announced a bundling agreement with LG Electronics involving both standard and virtual […]

BlackBerry Appoints Leader for Enterprise Services Business

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Dec. 17, 2013) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a world leader in mobile communications, today announced that John Sims will join the Company as President, Global Enterprise Services. “I am pleased to welcome such a seasoned executive as John to BlackBerry to help lead our key business operations through our ongoing reorganization and […]

ASBISc Enterprises PLC to distribute BlackBerry smartphones in Ukraine

December 17th 2013, Limassol (Cyprus) – ASBISc Enterprises PLC (WSE: ASB), an expert in the distribution of IT products and solutions in EMEA emerging markets, has signed a distribution agreement with BlackBerry® (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB) to sell BlackBerry® smartphones in Ukraine. ASBISc Enterprises PLC will offer a range of BlackBerry® 10 and BlackBerry OS smartphones in its […]

Deployment of 10,000 BlackBerry 10 Smartphones and Migration to BES10 at PSA Peugeot Citroen

PARIS, FRANCE and WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Dec. 17, 2013) – BlackBerry® (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB) announced today that PSA Peugeot Citroën will deploy 10,000 BlackBerry® Z10 smartphones for its operations in France and Spain, and is migrating to BlackBerry’s award-winning Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) solution – BlackBerry® Enterprise Service 10 (BES10). BlackBerry® 10 is the platform of choice […]

BBM Channels : The new envy of social media giants?

George Kesarios posted onto seekingalpha a few days ago some interesting opinions in regards to BBM Channels and after a good read through I am inclined to agree a fair bit. George gives a brief explanation on BBM Channels in that it is like Facebook pages and Twitter. I currently own 3 Channels and I […]

BlackBerry Extends Purchase Option Deadline for Additional Convertible Debentures

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Dec. 12, 2013) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a world leader in mobile communications, announced today that it has agreed with Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited and the holders of a requisite majority of the US$1 billion of convertible debentures issued by BlackBerry on November 13, 2013 that the previously-announced investor option to purchase […]

Klocwork Brings Secure Software Development to QNX Automotive Safety Ecosystem

Ecosystem now enhanced with ISO 26262-compliant Desktop Static Code Analysis toolset BURLINGTON, MA and OTTAWA, ON – December 11, 2013 – Klocwork® Inc., a global leader in software development tools for creating secure code, and QNX Software Systems Limited, a global leader in software platforms for in-car electronics, today announced that Klocwork has joined the […]

Rocky Mountain Human Services Chooses BlackBerry to Enhance Mobile Productivity

Deploys BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10 and BlackBerry Z10 smartphones across organization DENVER, COLORADO and WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Dec. 11, 2013) – BlackBerry(R) (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB) and Rocky Mountain Human Services (RMHS), today announced that RMHS has selected BlackBerry’s enterprise mobility management (EMM) solution – BlackBerry(R) Enterprise Service 10 (BES10) – along with BlackBerry(R) Z10 smartphones to enhance […]

BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10 Hosted Service Now Available on the UK Government’s G-Cloud Programme

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM–(Marketwired – Dec. 5, 2013) – BlackBerry(R) (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB) today announced that BlackBerry(R) Enterprise Service 10 is now available as a hosted service under the fourth iteration of the UK Government’s G-Cloud Programme. The G-Cloud Programme is a cross-Government initiative which focuses on easing the adoption of cloud-based ICT services across Government departments, local […]

Customers Test BlackBerry’s Latest Enterprise Mobility Solution

– New version of BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10 available globally – Morgan Stanley, Boeing, Aneurin Bevan University Health Board and Secusmart testing BES10 version 10.2 – Customers have installed nearly 30,000 BES10 commercial and test servers around the world WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Dec. 3, 2013) – Editors Note: There is a video associated with this press […]

BlackBerry drops the price of the BlackBerry Q10 in India

With a renewed focus on the QWERTY keyboard loyalist, BlackBerry today announced a limited period special offer. Customers can now purchase BlackBerry Q10 smartphone at just Rs. 38,990. This special offer starting today will be valid till January 26th, 2014. This scheme on BlackBerry Q10 is in line with BlackBerry’s commitment towards the Indian market and […]

Max Secure Software apps go on sale for Black Friday

Pune, India (November 28th, 2013) – Max Secure Software launches a Sale on all their apps for Black Friday and Cyber Monday! Updated Prices: Max Batter Optimizer: 2$ to 1$ [BFB] Max Hide & Encrypt: 2$ to 1$ [BFB] Max File Shredder: 2$ to 1$ [BFB] Max SMS Spam Blocker: 2$ to 1$ [BFB] Max […]

BlackBerry Announces Management and Board Changes

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Nov. 25, 2013) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a world leader in mobile communications, today announced that as part of the on-going reorganization of BlackBerry, Kristian Tear, the Company’s Chief Operating Officer, and Frank Boulben, the Company’s Chief Marketing Officer, will leave the Company. BlackBerry also announced that James Yersh will replace Brian […]

Financial Technologies (India) Limited Upgrades to BlackBerry 10

FTIL affirms commitment to secure data by investing in BlackBerry enterprise technology NEW DELHI, INDIA–(Marketwired – Nov. 21, 2013) – BlackBerry(R) (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB) today announced that Indian financial services company, Financial Technologies (India) Limited (FTIL), has upgraded their mobile fleet to BlackBerry(R) 10 smartphones and invested in BlackBerry’s leading Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) solution, BlackBerry(R) Enterprise […]

10 Aspiring App Creators In With A Chance To Build And Launch An App Within 60 Days

Mobile app crowdsharing platform, Dandy is giving one aspiring Canadian app creator the chance to have their app built and launched within 60 days. A jury of technical, commercialization and marketing experts, will select the winner from 10 candidates with Alec Saunders, VP Developer Relations for BlackBerry as a guest. This will be on LiveStream […]

Introducing the Porsche Design P’9982 Smartphone from BlackBerry

STUTTGART, GERMANY and LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM–(Marketwired – Nov. 19, 2013) – Editors Note: There is a photo associated with this press release. Porsche Design and BlackBerry(R) (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB) today announced the elite, new, all-touch Porsche Design P’9982 Smartphone from BlackBerry and a second Crocodile model strictly limited to just 500 devices worldwide. Uniquely designed and expertly […]

BlackBerry Announces Completion of U.S. $1 Billion Investment

WATERLOO, ONTARIO and TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Nov. 13, 2013) – BlackBerry (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a world leader in the mobile communications market, today announced that it has completed the previously-announced US $1 billion private placement of convertible debentures to Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited (“Fairfax”) and other institutional investors. “I am excited to be joining this iconic brand […]

Enterprise Customers in Germany Migrate to BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10

Mitsubishi Motors Deutschland, Grohe AG and Südzucker AG count on BlackBerry 10 DUSSELDORF, GERMANY–(Marketwired – Nov. 13, 2013) – BlackBerry(R) (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB) today announced three German-based, enterprise customers have migrated to BlackBerry(R) Enterprise Service 10, BlackBerry’s enterprise mobility management (EMM) solution. Mitsubishi Motors Deutschland, manufacturing giant Grohe AG and sugar producer Sudzucker AG have each installed […]