Taipei, Taiwan – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM) today announced the launch of the BlackBerry® Bold™ 9900 smartphone in Pure White for customers in Taiwan. The stunning new smartphone can be pre-ordered tomorrow from authorized partners in Taiwan with expected availability in mid-March. Early customers who pre-order the new handset will be […]
Globe Telecom’s BlackBerry smartphone customers will be able to apply purchases from BlackBerry App World directly to their Globe Telecom bill Barcelona, Spain and Manila, The Philippines – Research In Motion (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM) and Globe Telecom today announced that Globe customers will enjoy the ease and convenience of applying their app purchases on […]
Global service transforms smartphones into Visa payment devices. “One-stop” solution enables financial institutions to wirelessly link Visa accounts with NFC-enabled devices Mobile World Congress 2012 BARCELONA, Spain–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) today announced a new service that provides financial institutions and mobile network operators with a one-stop solution to securely download payment account information to smartphones […]
Carriers Experience 120% increase in BlackBerry app downloads Mobile World Congress, Barcelona, Spain – Research In Motion (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM) today announced that more than 40 carriers around the world have now deployed integrated carrier billing for their customers on BlackBerry App World™.
BARCELONA, SPAIN, Feb 27, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) — The BlackBerry PlayBook has joined Android and Apple tablets as mobile gateways to the enterprise thanks to the introduction of the PlayBook-compatible Webalo app today, at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. The Webalo app can run an unlimited number of secure, encrypted enterprise-to-mobile connections, allowing […]
T-Mobile CEO Philipp Humm announced their plans for 4G LTE service, which will be available in 2013. T-Mobile will be investing approximately $4 Billion for “network modernization” and “4G evolution effort.” This also includes hiring more people (around 1000!) Hit the break for the full press release
Wikitude users are now empowered to create their very own Augmented Reality World filled with their favorite places around the globe Until now, creating Augmented Reality (AR) worlds had been a niche reserved to those with extensive programming experience. On the stage of Mobile World Congress 2012 taking place in Barcelona, Wikitude announces the launch […]
TORONTO, Feb. 23, 2012 /CNW/ – Whether it’s family life or life on the road, shopping trips or autograph sessions, five NHL star players have been given a BlackBerry® PlayBook™ tablet with a simple goal: film everything. The National Hockey League Players’ Association (NHLPA) in partnership with BlackBerry® is pleased to officially announce the NHLPA […]
Vodacom and Research In Motion (RIM) today announced the launch of the new BlackBerry Bold 9790 and BlackBerry Curve 9380 smartphones in South Africa. Powered by the new BlackBerry 7 operating system (OS), these new smartphones extend the range of BlackBerry 7 smartphones available from Vodacom.
Hong Kong - Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM) today announced the launch of the new BlackBerry® Bold™ 9790 smartphone in Hong Kong. The powerful BlackBerry Bold 9790 features a compact design and offers users a fully loaded, high performance smartphone with the dual benefits of a high resolution touch display and a highly […]
WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwire – Feb. 21, 2012) - Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ:RIMM)(TSX:RIM) announced that the new BlackBerry® PlayBook™ OS 2.0 will be released for download today. BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.0 delivers an enhanced tablet experience and allows you to use the BlackBerry PlayBook in new ways throughout the day – at work and at play.
BlackBerry 7 and 7.1 OS Achieve FIPS 140-2 Certification WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwire – Feb. 1, 2012) – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ:RIMM)(TSX:RIM) today announced that BlackBerry(R) smartphones running on the powerful new BlackBerry(R) 7 and BlackBerry(R) 7.1 Operating Systems (OS) have been awarded FIPS 140-2 certification by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and […]
OTTAWA, ONTARIO, Jan 31, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) — QNX Software Systems Limited, a leader in software platforms for connected embedded systems, has entered into a distribution agreement with Arrow Electronics, Inc., a global provider of products, services, and solutions to industrial and commercial customers. Under the agreement, the companies will focus initially on the […]
Hong Kong – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM) today announced the launch of the BlackBerry® Bold™ 9900 smartphone in Pure White for customers in Hong Kong. The stunning new smartphone can be pre-ordered today at http://hk.blackberry.com/w9900preorder with expected availability in mid-February. The first 500 customers who pre-order the new handset will receive […]
Waterloo, ON – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM) today announced general availability of BlackBerry® Business Cloud Services for Microsoft Office 365 – a new service for business and government organizations that extends Microsoft Exchange Online to BlackBerry® smartphones and allows customers to manage their BlackBerry deployments in the cloud. The service is […]
Toronto, ON and Waterloo, ON – Through collaboration between RADO, BlackBerry® and the Ontario College of Art and Design University (OCADU), third year Industrial Design students were invited to explore the concepts of time and communication by two future-orientated and iconic brands. Results of a semester long course, mentored by marketing experts from RADO and […]
RIM sent out an email to us letting us know Mike Lazaridis and Jim Balsillie have implement the succession plan they previously submitted to the Board. This means Mike Lazaridis will be come the Vice Chair of the Board, and Jim Balsillie will remain a Director. Research In Motion Names Thorsten Heins President and CEO […]
SoundNebula mobilizes the SoundCloud audio experience for BlackBerry users, with integrated BlackBerry Messenger Service (BBM).
SoundNebula, in association with its development partners FloatPoint Media Inc., are proud to announce the immediate availability of the SoundNebula mobile application for BlackBerry. The SoundNebula application enables users to Record and Share their sounds with their networks through the free SoundCloud service. The app also allows users to listen, follow, and search for sounds […]
Guardly Launches Free Mobile Emergency Phone Service to Students at 67 Universities and Colleges Across Canada
Connects students, faculty and staff to campus security instantly with mobile app for smartphones, available anywhere on campus TORONTO, ONTARIO, Jan 19, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) — Guardly develops mobile applications that broadcast calls for help and connects people to provide assistance in case of emergency. Today, Guardly is announcing a free nationwide service […]
Jakarta, Indonesia – Research In Motion (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM) today announced the new BlackBerry® Curve™ 9380 smartphone in Indonesia, the first-ever BlackBerry Curve model with a touch display. This sleek and stylish new smartphone is now available for 3,399,000IDR from authorized partners PT. Comtech Cellular, PT. Teletama Artha Mandiri and PT. Selular Media Infotama. […]