SAIC Deepens Commitment to Secure Multi-Platform Device Management with BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10

Today BlackBerry announced that Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) has expanded its investment in BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10 (BES10) for multi-platform enterprise mobility management (EMM). SAIC, a technology integrator with commercial and government clients, uses BES10 to manage iOS, Android and BlackBerry 10 devices. The company also utilizes Secure Work Space for iOS and Android, the […]

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A New PlayBook may be in the cards yet

In DEVCON10 Mike Lazaridis took the stage to deliver the keynote, Lazaridis spoke of BlackBerry and it’s 50 million active subscribers worldwide, 115 million BlackBerries sold, 12.1 Million in one quarter, #1 Smartphone in nummmmmerous countries… and he was giddy trying to get to the good bit… BlackBerry Amplified… The BlackBerry PlayBook… Right In The […]

BlackBerry Invests in NantHealth

(Not the new symbol but I thought i’d have some fun) So… BlackBerry Invests in NantHealth Wait… Who? What? “to converge ultra-low power semiconductor technology, supercomputing, high performance, secure advanced networks and augmented intelligence to transform how we work, play, and live.” I’m sorry… WHAT? In short cloud based healthcare information easily shared and accessible […]

BlackBerry Launches Mobile App Development Award at Canada-Wide Science Fair 2014

Winners will receive mentorship, BlackBerry smartphones and cash prizes Waterloo, ON – BlackBerry® (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB) announced the launch of the BlackBerry Smartphone App Development Award forCanada-Wide Science Fair 2014, the largest and most established science-based competition for students in the country. As a champion of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) education in Canada, BlackBerry’s new award […]

Leading Organizations Invest in BlackBerry Enterprise Mobility Solutions

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – April 16, 2014) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a world leader in mobile communications, today announced that several leading Canadian customers are deploying BlackBerry(R) Enterprise Service 10 (BES10), including: http://volkerstevin.ca/“>Volker Stevin, http://www.waterloo.ca/“>City of Waterloo and http://www.samuel.com/en/Pages/default.aspx“>Samuel, Son & Co., Limited. According to J. Gold Associates(1), over the next year or two the average […]

BlackBerry Invests in NantHealth for Integrated End-To-End Healthcare Solutions

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – April 15, 2014) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a world leader in mobile communications, today announced an investment in healthcare IT leader NantHealth. The companies intend to collaborate on the development of HIPAA and other government privacy certified, integrated clinical systems that transform the delivery of medical care. NantHealth is a cloud-based medical […]

T-Mobile Abolishes Consumer Overages, Challenges Other Wireless Providers to Follow Suit

Legere Starts Petition for Consumers to Call on AT&T, Verizon and Sprint to End Overages BELLEVUE, Wash. – April 14, 2014 – T-Mobile US, Inc. (NYSE: TMUS) today shifted the national conversation on wireless to a new level, unveiling its latest Un-carrier move – a campaign to eliminate overage penalties, one of the most reviled […]

BlackBerry India Teams up with Mumbai Indians cricket team

Mumbai, India – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY; TSX:BB), a world leader in mobile communications, today announced its exclusive partnership with the champions side Mumbai Indian, a leading cricket premier league team April 16, 2014 for the forthcoming IPL season. As a part of the association, Mumbai Indians, one of the most celebrated franchisees of the IPL, […]

Unipresalud Upgrades to BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10

BARCELONA, SPAIN and WATERLOO, CANADA – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB) announced today that Unipresalud has upgraded to BlackBerry®’s Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) solution – BlackBerry® Enterprise Service 10 (BES 10) – to meet its stringent data protection needs for mobile communications. Unipresalud is a Spain-based consultancy specialized in risk prevention and in the improvement […]

Home Company QNX Technology Powers Mission-Critical Systems in VisLab Autonomous Car Project

New autonomous vehicle research project from University of Parma’s VisLab now includes highly reliable QNX operating system OTTAWA, April 8, 2014 — QNX Software Systems Limited, a global leader in software platforms for in-car electronics, today announced that the QNX® Neutrino® operating system is powering mission-critical systems in a new autonomous vehicle project developed by […]

BlackBerry Wins Patent Infringement Case

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – April 7, 2014) – BlackBerry(R) Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a world leader in mobile communications, today announced that a federal jury ruled in favor of BlackBerry in a patent infringement case brought by NXP BV in the U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida, Orlando Division. The verdict was a sweeping victory for BlackBerry, as […]

Cincinnati Bell to Sell Wireless Spectrum Licenses & certain related assets to Verizon Wireless

CINCINNATI–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Apr. 7, 2014– Cincinnati Bell (NYSE:CBB), a leader in telecommunications and broadband networking services, today announced that it has entered into agreements to sell its wireless spectrum licenses and certain related assets to Verizon Wireless for cash and an assumption of certain Cincinnati Bell liabilities with a total value to Cincinnati Bell of approximately […]

BlackBerry Ends T-Mobile U.S. Licensing Agreement

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – April 1, 2014) – BlackBerry(R) Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a world leader in mobile communications, today announced that it will not renew the T-Mobile U.S., Inc. license to sell BlackBerry products when it expires on April 25, 2014. BlackBerry customers on the T-Mobile network should not see any difference in their service or support. BlackBerry will […]

BlackBerry 10 Smartphones Now Available On ShopBlackBerry.com in Canada

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – March 31, 2014) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a world leader in mobile communications, today announced that beginning later today, customers in Canada will be able to purchase SIM-unlocked GSM models of the BlackBerry® Z30, BlackBerry® Z10, BlackBerry® Q10 and BlackBerry® Q5 smartphones directly from BlackBerry on the ShopBlackBerry.com site for Canada at […]

BlackBerry Reports Fourth Quarter and Year-End Results for Fiscal 2014

BlackBerry Reports Fiscal Fourth Quarter Adjusted Loss Per Share of $0.08 vs. $0.67 in Previous Quarter WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – March 28, 2014) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a global leader in mobile communications, today reported financial results for the three months and fiscal year ended March 1, 2014 (all figures in U.S. dollars and U.S. GAAP, […]

BlackBerry First to Receive Coveted “Full Operational Capability” on U.S. Department of Defense Networks

Validation completes DISA’s certification process for BlackBerry 10 mobility management platform   WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – March 27, 2014) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a world leader in mobile communications, today announced that BlackBerry(R) 10 has become the first mobility solution to receive Full Operational Capability (FOC) to run on U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) networks from […]

CricHQ to coming to BBM Channels

New Zealand-based cricket technology company CricHQ (crichq.com) today announced that the company’s content will be accessible on a new BBM™ Channel on the popular mobile messaging service.​CricHQ chief executive Simon Baker said the new BBM Channels feature has provided the tech company with another important platform to showcase its wares. “It’s exciting to think about […]

BlackBerry Advances Security of its Multi-Platform Mobility Portfolio with New Cryptography Certification

FIPS 140-2 validation granted for Secure Work Space for iOS and Android WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – March 26, 2014) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a world leader in mobile communications, today announced that Secure Work Space for iOS(R) and Android(TM), a multi-platform containerization solution managed through BlackBerry(R) Enterprise Service 10 (BES10), is now Federal Information Processing Standard […]

BlackBerry Announces Update on Sale of Canadian Real Estate Holdings

Enters Sale Agreement as Part of Global Business Efficiency Program WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – March 21, 2014) – BlackBerry(R) Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a world leader in mobile communications, today announced that it has entered into an agreement pursuant to which it will sell the majority of its real estate holdings in Canada. The announced transaction is part […]

Saudi Telecom and BlackBerry announce integrated carrier billing for BlackBerry smartphone customers in Saudi Arabia

Kingdom of Saudi Arabia – Saudi Telecom (STC) and BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB) today announced integrated carrier billing for BlackBerry® smartphone customers in KSA, allowing customers to quickly, conveniently and securely purchase apps for their phone on the BlackBerry® World™ storefront, and have the charges directly applied to their standard Saudi Telecom (STC) […]