Research In Motion Appoints New Chief Operating Officer and Chief Marketing Officer

Wireless Industry Veterans Kristian Tear and Frank Boulben to Join RIM Waterloo, ON – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM) today announced key additions to its executive leadership team with the hiring of Kristian Tear as Chief Operating Officer and Frank Boulben as Chief Marketing Officer. With deep experience in the mobile computing […]


Press Release:New in the BlackBerry App World: Mobile Access To Microsoft Outlook Folders By Third Parties Via BlackBerry Smartphone

ISEC7 Mobile Exchange Delegate is now available in Blackberry App World. Access your Outlook folders on your Blackberry! App Description: With ISEC7 Mobile Exchange Delegate Professional ýou are able to access mails, calendar and contacts of colleagues on your Exchange Server. Delegate permissions need to be granted to you by the other person. Get the […]

Headlines from day 2 at BlackBerry World

Well we are at the conclusion of day two of BlackBerry World, and while the parties have begun for the attendees, there is still lots to catch up on for those of us at home.  Hit the break for a list of the headlines from day two.

Wikitude announces support for BlackBerry 10

Wikitude, the augmented reality browser, has announced that they will be supporting BlackBerry 10 when it is released. This is good to hear as many people have really taken a liking to Wikitude since it first released with BlackBerry 7 devices. Hit the break for the full press release.

Press Release: RIM Launches Blackberry 10 Platform

On the first day of Blackberry World 2012 RIM launched the Blackberry 10 Platform! After what has seemed like an eternity, RIM confirmed and officially launched their long awaited platform. Developers are able to get the toolkit for native and HTML5 software development as a beta download. VP of Developer Relations and Ecosystems Development Alec […]

Gameloft Announces 11 Games For The Upcoming Blackberry 10 Phones

Gameloft already has games for iOS and Android and soon Blackberry 10 devices! They made the big announcement at Blackberry World 2012 today, we can expect 11 games using the Blackberry 10 Native SDK. It is a range of games, multiplayer and social gaming loop. hit the break for the full press release!

RIM hosts an action packed first day of BlackBerry World 2012

Today has definitely been a whirlwind at BlackBerry World.  We have seen lots of new stuff, like  BlackBerry 10, as well as some new partnerships of developers with RIM.  So if you are feeling a little lost and not sure if you have caught up on everything, you can check out a quick summary of […]

Truphone starts to prepare BlackBerry 10 mobile VoIP services

It is amazing to see so many developers jumping on board with the BlackBerry 10 platform.  We are only a few hours out from the keynote and the press releases keep on coming.  This time it is Truphone that has announced that they are working on a BlackBerry 10 mobile VoIP service for the upcoming […]

RIM and QNX Initiative Encourages Young Talent in China to Develop Apps on the BlackBerry Platform

Beijing, China and BlackBerry World 2012, Orlando, FL – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM) and its subsidiary, QNX Software Systems, today announced a new initiative to encourage university students in China to develop more apps and services on the BlackBerry® platform. RIM and QNX are working with a number of universities in China […]

BoxTone Extends Support to BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.0

PlayBook Deployments to Benefit From BoxTone’s Innovative Approach to Mobility Management COLUMBIA, MD–(Marketwire – May 1, 2012) – BoxTone, the innovator of Automated Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM), today announced it has extended its management platform to provide enterprise IT operations, support and security professionals with unified management and control of BlackBerry® PlayBook™ tablets running PlayBook […]

RIM announces BlackBerry Music Gateway

  Well BlackBerry World has just started to rev up today and we already have some news from RIM. They have just announced their Music Gateway device that will allow you to stream music from your device. We broke the news about this device almost a year ago, and now RIM is finally releasing the […]

Poynt Corporation Awarded Best Overall Consumer App in the 2012 Mobile Merit Awards

Poynt Takes First Place in the Mobile Merit Award’s Mobile Apps Category CALGARY, ALBERTA–(Marketwire – April 25, 2012) – Poynt Corporation (TSX VENTURE:PYN)(OTCQX:PNYTF) (“Poynt Corp.” or the “Company”), a global leader in mobile local search and advertising, today announced its flagship mobile local search and advertising platform, Poynt (“Poynt”), has won the best “Overall Consumer […]

RIM Launches the New Easy to Use BlackBerry Curve 9220 Smartphone in Indonesia

‘Stop missing out’ with the sleek, stylish, and affordable BlackBerry Curve 9220 Jakarta, Indonesia – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM) today announced the launch of its most affordable BlackBerry 7 smartphone for customers in Indonesia – the BlackBerry® Curve™ 9220. Designed to be both easy to use and easy to own, this […]

RIM Extends BlackBerry Academic Program to Russia

Program supports future software development and digital entrepreneurs in Russia Moscow, Russia – SWD Conference – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ: RIMM, TSX: RIM) today announced it is extending the BlackBerry® Academic Program to Russia. The global program is now available to universities across Russia, providing curriculum and other resources to enable training courses for […]

BlackBerry Curve 9220 Gets Announced for India

RIM Introduces a New, Easy to Use and Easy to Own BlackBerry Smartphone for India Sleek, stylish, affordable BlackBerry Curve 9220 puts Indians in control of their social life India – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM) today announced its most affordable BlackBerry® 7 smartphone for customers in India. The new BlackBerry® Curve™ […]

Movistar and RIM Launch the New BlackBerry Bold 9790 Smartphone in Spain

Sleek new smartphone features a responsive touch display and highly tactile keyboard and supports Augmented Reality and NFC (Near Field Communications) applications Madrid, Spain – Movistar and Research In Motion (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM) today announced availability of the new BlackBerry® Bold™ 9790 smartphone in Spain. Powered by the BlackBerry® 7 operating system (OS), this […]

RIM Announces BlackBerry Mobile Voice System Support for OpenScape Voice from Siemens Enterprise Communications

London, UK – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM) today announced that BlackBerry® Mobile Voice System (MVS) 5.1 now supports OpenScape Voice V6 from Siemens Enterprise Communications. The solution allows customers to access desk phone functionality on their BlackBerry® smartphone.

Press Release: Fixmo Announces Support For Blackberry Mobile Fusion

Fixmo, the company behind Fixmo Web Messenger for BBM just announced their support for Blackberry Mobile Fusion. Since Fixmo mainly focuses on data security and encryption, it makes sense that they would also support Mobile Fusion. hit the break for the full press release

Research In Motion Launches BlackBerry 7 Smartphones in Cambodia

Phnom Penh, Cambodia – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM) today launched four new BlackBerry® smartphones powered by the BlackBerry® 7 Operating System (OS) for customers in Cambodia.  The new BlackBerry® Bold™ 9900, BlackBerry® Bold™ 9790, BlackBerry® Curve™ 9360 and BlackBerry® Curve™ 9380 will be available beginning tomorrow from BlackBerry authorized partners.

BlackBerry App World is Now Available in Brunei

Brunei Darussalam – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM)  today announced that BlackBerry App World™, the official app store for BlackBerry® smartphones, is now available for customers in Brunei. With today’s announcement, customers in Brunei can now easily discover, download, manage, and enjoy a wide range of mobile applications available for their BlackBerry […]