Australian Transport Safety Bureau upgrades BlackBerry smartphones, migrates to BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10 for top security and productivity

Field and management personnel save costs and boost efficiency with secure, real-time data sharing of critical evidence on BlackBerry Z10 and BlackBerry Z30 smartphones SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA–(Marketwired – Oct. 31, 2013) – BlackBerry(R) (NASDAQ:BBRY) (TSX:BB) today announced that Australia’s national transport safety investigator, the Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB), has migrated to BlackBerry’s leading Enterprise Mobility […]

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FAA to Allow Airlines to Expand Use of Personal Electronics

WASHINGTON– The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Administrator Michael Huerta today announced that the FAA has determined that airlines can safely expand passenger use of Portable Electronic Devices (PEDs) during all phases of flight, and is immediately providing the airlines with implementation guidance. Due to differences among fleets and operations, the implementation […]

NCG Banco Chooses BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10 to Manage BYOD Environment

MADRID, SPAIN–(Marketwired – Oct. 30, 2013) – BlackBerry(R) (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB) today announced that NCG Banco, one of Spain’s leading banks, has chosen BlackBerry(R) Enterprise Service 10 as the company’s single Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) solution. Mobile technology is rapidly evolving and the need to support multiple operating systems and personal devices on corporate networks is increasingly […]

Ingram Micro Mobility and BlackBerry Announce Distribution Agreement in Latin America

In recent weeks, BlackBerry has made a number of announcements, including the launch of BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) for Android and iOS which to date has 20 million new active users, and the BlackBerry 10.2 OS update for BlackBerry Z10 and BlackBerry Q10 smartphones. In addition to these recent innovations, global companies like KMPG Italy, The National Police of Colombia […]

BBM Community Grows to More Than 80 Million Active Users Across BlackBerry, Android and iPhone Devices Globally

Waterloo, ON – After the amazing launch of BBM™ on Android® and iPhone® devices, with more than 10 million downloads in the first 24 hours, BBM has now ended its first week with more than 80 million monthly active users*, including over 20 million new users on Android and iPhone devices. During its first week, […]

Cream.HR Extends a Helping Hand to Displaced BlackBerry Workforce

Laid off BlackBerry workers are offered up free access to Cream.HR’s platform to gain new levels of insight valuable in their job search Waterloo (Ontario) CANADA, October 23, 2013 – BlackBerry employees facing layoff are getting a much-needed helping hand from Waterloo Region tech startup Cream.HR. The Communitech HYPERDRIVE graduate announced today it is offering […]

BlackBerry OS 10.2 Begins Roll Out

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Oct. 23, 2013) – BlackBerry(R) (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB) today announced that BlackBerry(R) 10 OS version 10.2 will begin rolling out to customers starting this week through their carriers in Europe, Canada, the Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific, with other countries to follow. The update will be available for the BlackBerry(R) Z10, BlackBerry(R) Q10 […]

Mere mortals now get to experience Kilka Card Gods

Lima, PE – 17 October 2013 – Independent game developer Bamtang Games today announced the launch of Kilka Card Gods for iOS, Amazon tablets, Android, and Blackberry. Kilka Card Gods offers puzzle and card fans a completely new challenge by fusing together Sudoku-style gameplay with playing cards and other strategic elements into a fresh new […]

ShopBlackBerry.com Launches Sales of Unlocked BlackBerry Smartphones in the U.S.

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Oct. 17, 2013) – BlackBerry(R) (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB) today announced that customers in the U.S. can purchase unlocked BlackBerry smartphones online directly from BlackBerry on ShopBlackBerry.com. The first models available for purchase on ShopBlackBerry.com are the BlackBerry(R) Z10 and BlackBerry(R) Q10 smartphones, which are available in both the black and white color models. The […]

Max Mobile Security updated to version 7, now on sale

Pune, India (October 16th, 2013) – Max Secure Software announces the release of the seventh version of Max Mobile Security for BlackBerry® 10 (NASDAQ: BBRY). The release adds the gold version of Max Safe Browser with some more upgrades and bug fixes. The app is also going on a 30% off sale for 2 weeks. Complete […]

KPMG Buys 3,500 BlackBerry 10 Smartphones and Migrates to BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10

Milan, Italy – October 16th 2013 – BlackBerry® (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB) today announced that KPMG in Italy has purchased 3,500 new BlackBerry® 10 smartphones and is migrating to BlackBerry’s new Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) solution, BlackBerry® Enterprise Service 10. BlackBerry 10 is the platform of choice for long time customer KPMG – one of […]

Back T-Mobile Makes the World Your Network – at No Extra Charge And Now Delivers Nationwide 4G LTE

T-Mobile customers to enjoy unlimited data and texting worldwide – at no extra charge Also slashes calling rates from U.S. – now never more than 20 cents per minute with Stateside International Talk & Text feature Announces multiyear partnership with international superstar Shakira NEW YORK – Oct. 9, 2013 – T-Mobile US, Inc. (NYSE: TMUS), […]

WiLAN and BlackBerry Settle All Litigations

OTTAWA, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Oct. 9, 2013) – Wi-LAN Inc. (“WiLAN” or the “Company”) (TSX:WIN) (NASDAQ:WILN) today announced that BlackBerry Limited (“BlackBerry”) and WiLAN have reached an agreement to dismiss all pending patent litigations between the companies. As part of the agreement, BlackBerry has obtained a license to certain patents in suit in Florida. As a […]

QNX Software Systems Provides New Software-Based Engine Noise Reduction Technology for Automobiles

QNX® Acoustics for Active Noise Control offers a high-performance software solution for engine noise reduction in passenger vehicles; eliminates added costs associated with dedicated hardware OTTAWA, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Oct. 7, 2013) – QNX Software Systems Limited, a global leader in software platforms for in-car electronics, today announced the availability of QNX® Acoustics for Active Noise […]

Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC and Former Louisiana Attorney General File Suit Against BlackBerry Limited

Just as the news surrounding BlackBerry could not get any worse, they have been struck by a a new class action lawsuit over the weekend. The class action suit claims BlackBerry misrepresented the situation to it’s shareholders. Be aware suits like this rarely take off as it is very difficult to prove any wrong doing […]

BlackBerry lands in the World’s Top 100 Most Innovative Organizations for 2013 by Thomson Reuters

Top 100 Innovators generated $4.5 trillion in revenue, spent $223 billion on R&D, added more than 266,000 jobs and outperformed S&P 500 again – this year by over 4 percent in annual stock price gains, 2 percent in revenue growth and 8.8 percent in R&D spend PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Over the past two […]

BlackBerry Previews New Cloud-based Enterprise Mobility Management Solution

GARTNER SYMPOSIUM/ITxpo, Orlando, FL., October 7, 2013 – At Gartner Symposium/ITxpo 2013, BlackBerry® (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB) today previewed a new multi-platform cloud-based enterprise mobility management (EMM) solution that will enable businesses to easily secure and manage corporate and personal devices. The new cloud-based EMM solution will give business the ease, flexibility and cost controls […]

BlackBerry Announces Availability of BlackBerry Z30 Smartphone in Canada

Today BlackBerry announced the Canadian availability of its new BlackBerry 10 smartphone, the BlackBerry Z30. As mentioned in the media alert below, the BlackBerry Z30 will be available in Canada with Bell, TELUS, MTS, SaskTel, and retail partners beginning on October 15, 2013. Built for the intense, multitasking, hyper-connected user, the BlackBerry Z30 smartphone was […]

BlackBerry 10 Receives NATO Approval for Restricted Communications

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Oct. 1, 2013) – BlackBerry(R) (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB) today announced that BlackBerry(R) Enterprise Service 10 and BlackBerry 10 smartphones have been the first to be approved by NATO for classified communications up to the level of “Restricted”. The certification allows agencies in NATO countries in all 28 member states across North America and Europe […]

The National Police of Colombia Upgrading BlackBerry Smartphones, Migrating to BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10

BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10 helps the National Police of Colombia keep mission critical information secure BOGOTA, COLOMBIA–(Marketwired – Oct. 1, 2013) – BlackBerry(R) (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB) today announced that the National Police of Colombia is upgrading their BlackBerry smartphones and migrating to BlackBerry’s newest Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) solution, BlackBerry(R) Enterprise Service 10. The National Police of […]