Research In Motion Supports Enterprise Partners with Free-Access Portal

Research In Motion (RIM) today launched the BlackBerry® Partners for enterprise portal to support independent software vendors, system integrators, application hosters, professional services organizations  as well as corporate developers looking to enable or deploy BlackBerry® 10 applications and services for enterprise customers. The portal will be free for members* and will provide access to pre-release […]

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BBM Now Lets You Have Voice Chats for Free Over Wi-Fi

Research In Motion has done it again this time with the announcement of BlackBerry Messenger 7 (BBM)! BBM 7 brings a lot of new features to the market the main feature Voice chats for FREE over Wi-Fi allows you to connect using BBM! BlackBerry Messenger 7 (BBM) is available in the BlackBerry Beta Zone for […]

QNX Named as CES Innovations 2013 Design and Engineering Award Honoree

OTTAWA, ONTARIO–(Marketwire – Nov. 13, 2012) – QNX Software Systems Limited, a global leader in software platforms for the in-car infotainment and telematics market, today announced that its QNX CAR™ 2 application platform has been named an International CES Innovations 2013 Design and Engineering Awards Honoree, in the Software & Mobile Apps category. The prestigious […]

Gogo Announced Today That It Has Launched Its Next Gen In Flight Wifi

Gogo, the people responsible for in-flight connectivity have now launched their next gen connectivity technology. Three airlines are on board, with plans to have them using the new technology fully by 2013. Having faster internet speeds on planes has been a long time coming, and Gogo’s ATG-4 technology is capable of speeds of up to […]

FEMA to Test Mobile App for Damage Assessment App for iPad, Android, and BlackBerry devices

App for iPad, Android, and BlackBerry devices will improve information gathering after disasters, says app development firm, RunMobile. “The app integrates to device cameras and GPS technology for precise mapping of disaster damage.” Alpharetta, GA (PRWEB) November 12, 2012 RunMobile, an app development and mobile device management firm, has been awarded a contract by UT-Battelle, […]

RIM Officially Announces the BlackBerry PlayBook 3G+ for the UK!

LONDON, UK – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM) today announced the new 3G+ BlackBerry® PlayBookTM tablet with built-in support for cellular networks in now available for customers in the UK. The new 3G+ BlackBerry PlayBook maintains a sleek and ultra-portable form while delivering an overall faster performance than the original BlackBerry PlayBook, […]

Wikitude wins “Best Augmented Reality Developer Tool or Platform” for the second year in a row

Wikitude takes home both “Best Augmented Reality Browser” and “Best Developer Tool or Platform” awards at the Augmented Planet Readers Choice Awards 2012. SALZBURG 06 November 2012 – Wikitude, the world leader in augmented reality experiences is happy to announce their win of both the “Best Augmented Reality Browser” and the “Best Developer Tool or […]

NFC Mobile payments using BlackBerry smartphones now accepted at Tim Hortons

Largest national restaurant chain ready to accept CIBC credit card payments directly from enabled Rogers smartphones OAKVILLE, ON, Nov. 2, 2012 /CNW/ – Tim Hortons helped make history today, playing host to the first Canadian mobile credit card transaction. Canadian Olympic Triathlete Simon Whitfield purchased a Tim Hortons coffee at a downtown Toronto restaurant using […]

Mobile Innovations In-Vehicle Playbook Dock Gets Intense International Interest in Lead-up to BlackBerry International Police Summit in Amsterdam, January 2013

Mobile Innovations President and Founder Gary Bauer explains how his company’s new MPADock for In-Vehicle Police PlayBook makes mobile law enforcement better, faster and much cheaper. Airbag safety compliant, easy to install and with built-in mini USB and power connections, the new in-vehicle PlayBook solution will be showcased at the upcoming BlackBerry International Police Summit. […]

In the Wake of Hurricane Sandy T-Mobile and AT&T Open Networks to Customers of Both Carriers in New York and New Jersey

AT&T and T-Mobile Open Networks to Customers of Both Carriers in New York and New Jersey Dallas and Bellevue, Wash. — October 31, 2012 —  In the wake of destruction caused by Hurricane Sandy, AT&T and T-Mobile are taking extraordinary measures to make sure our customers can stay in touch. AT&T and T-Mobile have entered into an […]

Visafone and RIM launch BlackBerry smartphones and services in Nigeria

Nigeria’s top-rated mobile operator to make BlackBerry services widely available with three new smartphone models Lagos, Nigeria – 24 October 2012 – Visafone, rated the number one mobile operator for quality of service in 2011 by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), and Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM), a global leader in wireless […]

Strategy Analytics Research Study finds the BlackBerry Enterprise Solution to have lowest Total Cost of Ownership

Study over one year shows that securely managing non-BlackBerry devices using a ‘Walled Garden’ approach is 39% more expensive WATERLOO, ONTARIO and LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM–(Marketwire – Oct. 22, 2012) – According to a new research study from Strategy Analytics, the BlackBerry® Enterprise Solution not only provides the most secure mobile platform but also the lowest […]

RIM Inaugurated West Bengal’s first BlackBerry Premium Store in Kolkata.

Kolkata, Oct 18, 2012.  Research In Motion today inaugurated West Bengal’s first BlackBerry Premium Store in Kolkata. Serving as a gateway into the world of BlackBerry the store located at R.G. Cellular, Premises No- 12 E, Park Street, opp- Hotel Park, will feature the entire BlackBerry product portfolio.

BlackBerry 10 Jam World Tour for Enterprise Developers Coming to 11 Cities Around the World

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwire – Oct 19, 2012) – Research In Motion (RIM) (RIMM)(RIM.TO) today announced the BlackBerry® 10 Jam World Tour for enterprise developers, which will initially roll out to 11 cities around the world beginning October 23 in Toronto, Canada and London, UK. The tour is designed to help developers in organizations create applications on […]

BlackBerry & ZALORA collaborate to make a Bold Fashion Statement

Inspired by the popular BlackBerry Bold smartphones, leading fashion bloggers in Singapore create unique looks from online shopping destination, ZALORA, for the Fashionably Bold collection Singapore, 19 October 2012: BlackBerry® and ZALORA last night showcased a unique set of looks developed by leading online fashion personalities, Wardrobe Trends Fashion, Moonberry, Model Schmodel and Sophie Willocq in a fashion show entitled Fashionably Bold. BlackBerry® […]

Sprint is Now Selling BlackBerry Mobile Fusion!

Sprint is now selling BlackBerry Mobile Fusion to the masses! “Businesses need a simple solution to manage and secure the growing variety of devices used in the workplace in order to protect corporate data, establish and enforce use policies, and administer the applications employees use to conduct business efficiently,” said John Dupree, senior vice president […]

New HTML5 SDK from QNX Bridges the Gap Between App Developers and Automakers

Mobile developers can now create automotive apps based on standard web technologies like CSS3, HTML5, and JavaScript DETROIT, MICHIGAN–(Marketwire – Oct. 16, 2012) – SAE Convergence 2012 (booth 815) – Mobile app developers see car infotainment as a potentially lucrative new market, and automakers want to leverage the talents of the mobile community – but […]

Unwired Planet Terminates ITC Litigation Against Research In Motion; Intends to Pursue Matter in District Court of Delaware

Monday, October 15, 2012 We are providing an update on the significant developments in our ITC case, which has involved a total of 5 patents out of more than 200 and has been one component of our multi-pronged strategy to realize value for shareholders based on Unwired Planet’s intellectual property assets. Quick Summary of Events […]

Mobile Innovations announces MPACIRT a Critical Incident Response Team App

Mobile Innovations President and founder Gary Bauer announced his company’s launch of MPACIRT today. The new app facilitates and simplifies the response to critical and dangerous situations facing law enforcers by automating essential CIRT (Critical Incident Response Team) communications. Designed primarily for SWAT teams and highway patrol units, the MPACIRT solution uses BlackBerry PIN to […]

Canadian Mortgage Broker Launches a BlackBerry Mortgage App

Mortgage Brokers City Introduces a Mobile Mortgage App With Real-Time Mortgage Rate Information and Mortgage Payment Calculators for Canadian Borrowers OTTAWA, ONTARIO–(Marketwire – Oct. 10, 2012) – Mortgage Brokers City, a leading Canadian mortgage brokerage firm, has officially announced the launch of a mobile mortgage app, available for free download on all Blackberry, iPhone and […]