Ten Best BlackBerry Development Companies in Canada

The independent authority on web design and development in Canada, bestwebdesignagencies.com, has named the ten best Blackberry development companies for July 2013. Ten Best Blackberry Development Companies in Canada Named by bestwebdesignagencies.com for July 2013 (PRWEB) July 11, 2013 – The independent authority on web design and development in Canada, bestwebdesignagencies.com, has released their list […]

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T-Mobile Announces Boldest Moves Yet as America’s Un-carrier

- Unveils JUMP!(TM) – a groundbreaking approach to more frequent phone upgrades – Rapidly expands 4G LTE network to cover 157 million people in 116 metro areas – Launches four-line family plan for $100 per month NEW YORK – July 10, 2013 – T-Mobile US, Inc. (NYSE: TMUS) isn’t resting after turning the industry upside […]

BlackBerry Charts New Course by Officially Adopting Its Iconic Brand Name

Announces Election Results for the Company’s Board of Directors WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – July 10, 2013) – BlackBerry(R) (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB) announced today that the Company’s shareholders have approved a special resolution to change the Company’s name from Research In Motion Limited to BlackBerry Limited at the Company’s annual and special meeting of shareholders held on July 9, […]

FCC Approves SoftBank’s Investment in Sprint and Sprint’s Acquisition of Clearwire

OVERLAND PARK, Kan., BELLEVUE, Wash. & TOKYO (BUSINESS WIRE), July 05, 2013 – The Federal Communications Commission announced today that it has voted unanimously to approve the applications filed by SoftBank (TSE: 9984), Sprint (NYSE: S) and Clearwire (NASDAQ: CLWR) related to their transactions announced last year. This decision completes all Federal government reviews of […]

BlackBerry Reports First Quarter Fiscal 2014 Results

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – June 28, 2013) – Research In Motion Limited (doing business as BlackBerry®) (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a world leader in the mobile communications market, today reported first quarter results for the three months ended June 1, 2013 (all figures in U.S. dollars and U.S. GAAP, except where otherwise indicated). Q1 Highlights: Revenue $3.1 billion, up […]

New Research Finds BlackBerry Users Have More “Security Savvy”

Over 130 million* U.S. adults are putting their mobile data at risk Latest SellCell.com Study Reveals BlackBerry Users Are The Most Savvy When It Comes To Smartphone Security NEW YORK, JUNE 26, 2013 – SellCell.com, the leading cell and smartphone recycling price comparison site in the US, today released its latest study revealing  that over […]

Comwave announces a new ePhone App for BlackBerry 10 Smartphones

TORONTO, June 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Today Comwave launched a new version of ePhone for BlackBerry® 10 smartphones, which is part of a series of Comwave Apps intended to compete with other Telephony and VoIP apps available internationally. ePhone is different than many VoIP Apps, because the App includes a built-in telephone number that users can choose, […]

Jim Balsillie Starts A New Job As Chair Of SDTC

Former co CEO of RIM, Jim Balsillie is starting a new career. His position isn’t as high as at RIM but it comes with a lot of responsibilities. SDTC (Sustainable Development Technology Canada) has made Jim its Chair of its Board of Directors. This will be a position he will hold for 5 years. What […]

BlackBerry Enterprise Server Installed 18,000 times, including iOS and Android devices

BlackBerry recently announced BlackBerry Secure Workspace for iOS and Android  using the new BlackBerry Enterprise Server, and corporations have taken BlackBerry acquisition on, activating well over 18,000 BES 10 servers and more than 60 percent of U.S. Fortune 500 companies are testing or using the system. “With an integrated management console, our clients can now see all of […]

Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment Teams up with BlackBerry

TORONTO – June 25, 2013 – Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment (MLSE) announced today that BlackBerry® will be the Official Mobile Computing Partner of the Toronto Maple Leafs (NHL), Toronto Raptors (NBA) and Toronto Marlies (AHL). Through the marketing relationship, the iconic BlackBerry brand will be featured prominently in and around Air Canada Centre, and […]

Sprint Shareholders Overwhelmingly Approve Merger Agreement with SoftBank

VERLAND PARK, Kan. (BUSINESS WIRE), June 25, 2013 – Sprint Nextel Corporation (“Sprint”) (NYSE: S) shareholders voted today to approve and adopt the previously announced merger agreement providing for a substantial investment by SoftBank Corp. (“SoftBank”) (TSE: 9984). Sprint shareholders overwhelmingly approved the deal, with approximately 98 percent of the votes cast at today’s special […]

Softlogic to distribute BlackBerry smartphones in Sri Lanka

Softlogic, a leading communication services provider in Sri Lanka, today announced that it has been appointed as an authorized  distributor for BlackBerry® smartphones in Sri Lanka. The convergence of the two powerful brands will bring BlackBerry’s best in class communication solutions to help Sri Lankan businesses benefit from the empowering transformation of mobility, and to […]

BlackBerry Secures iOS and Android in the Enterprise Without Sacrificing the User Experience

Secure Work Space separates work and personal apps and data on iOS and Android devices WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – June 25, 2013) – BlackBerry® (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB) today announced the availability of a new security solution that separates work and personal apps and data on iOS® and Android™ devices. Secure Work Space for iOS and Android is a […]

AT&T Launching the BlackBerry Q10 on 6/21 for $199.99 + $100 off if you trade in old phone!

The BlackBerry Q10 smartphone will arrive in AT&T stores and online on June 21 for $199.99 with a two-year agreement.  For a limited time, consumers who trade in their current smartphone to AT&T will be eligible to receive at least $100 off the purchase of a new smartphone, including the BlackBerry Q10. “AT&T is pleased […]

Migration of MetroPCS Customers to Nationwide 4G HSPA+ and LTE Network Ahead of Schedule

Migration of MetroPCS Customers to Nationwide 4G HSPA+ and LTE Network Ahead of Schedule   First devices connecting to 4G HSPA+ and LTE network become available for MetroPCS customers, offering a consistently outstanding wireless experience BELLEVUE, Wash. – June 14, 2013 – Just six weeks after completing the combination of T-Mobile USA and MetroPCS, T-Mobile US, […]

International Law Firm Akin Gump Deploys BlackBerry 10 and its ‘Robust Security’ Platform

BlackBerry, Waterloo, ON – BlackBerry® (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB) today announced that international law firm Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP has chosen to deploy 500 BlackBerry® 10 devices and BlackBerry® Enterprise Service 10 to its employees. Akin Gump is a leading international law firm, with offices in the United States, Europe, Asia and […]

New Version of QNX CAR Platform Expands Design Choices to Include Android Apps and Qt User Interfaces

Enables automotive companies to tap into vast ecosystem of mobile developers creating Android, HTML5, OpenGL ES, and Qt apps DETROIT, MICHIGAN–(Marketwired – June 05, 2013) – QNX Software Systems Limited, a global leader in software platforms for in-car electronics, today demonstrated how the new version of its QNX CAR™ Platform for Infotainment will enable developers […]

BlackBerry to offer Scholar Programs to UK women In conjunction with Alica Keys

BlackBerry is reaching out to women in the UK to urge them to apply for the new BlackBerry Scholars Program, an initiative designed to inspire women globally to enter and develop careers in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). Led by BlackBerry Global Creative Director, Alicia Keys the BlackBerry Scholars program will offer […]

BlackBerry Demonstrates New Mobile Computing Service for Automakers

New “Over-the-air” service delivers wireless software update and management capabilities to automakers Jun 5, 2013- Telematics Detroit Conference, Novi, MI  – Today, at the Telematics Detroit conference, BlackBerry® (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB) will preview a new solution for automakers that lets them manage and deliver “Over-the-air” (OTA) software updates to vehicles. Leveraging BlackBerry’s existing global […]

Foliage and QNX Host Webinar on IEC 62304 Compliance: Recognizing Risks and Closing the Gaps

BURLINGTON, MA–(Marketwired – Jun 3, 2013) – WHAT: Join Foliage’s System Architect, Dan Goldman, and QNX Software System’s Product Marketing Manager, Chris Ault, as they share real-world accounts of challenges and success stories for IEC 62304 compliance. Having architected the software subsystems of hundreds of medical devices to successfully meet IEC 62304 requirements, these experts […]