Over the weekend you may or may not have noticed but BBM Channels was acting a bit wonky with service interruptions. Well, BlackBerry has sent out a message to everyone on the BBM Channels beta program letting them know that service has been fully restored. Below you will find the email from BlackBerry on this […]
ORLANDO, FLORIDA–(Marketwired – May 15, 2013) - BlackBerry Live 2013 - BlackBerry® (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB) today announced a number of North American enterprises across a diverse range of sectors, including high tech, banking, retail and government that have adopted BlackBerry® 10 and BlackBerry® Enterprise Service 10 as part of their mobile strategy. The growing number of organizations testing, adopting […]
Research In Motion has released their Releases Notes for BIS (BlackBerry Internet Service) 4.3 SP1. RIM will no longer be offering their hosted @carrier.blackberry.com or @carrier.blackberry.net email addresses. This is only for the people upgrading to a BlackBerry 10 device. The bright side to this is RIM will let you forward those emails to another […]
**UPDATE** We are hearing reports that everything is back to normal on the outage front. If you are still having issues let us know in the comments. The @UK_BlackBerry sent out a message on Twitter letting the world know that some BlackBerry customers in Europe, the Middle-East and Africa are experiencing issues with BlackBerry service […]
Research In Motion has recently released their User Guide for BlackBerry Internet Service 4.3! At this time there is no changelog within the document itself or any dates for release. The update to BIS 4.3 appears to be just a bug fix update… You can check out the full document here. Let us know if […]
Research In Motion receive FIPS 140-2 certification for the BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.0 and BlackBerry Device Service! “BlackBerry® PlayBook™ OS 2.0, having made its debut at CES 2012 in Las Vegas, recently joined the family of FIPS 140-2 certified BlackBerry solutions. Along with it, BlackBerry® Device Service, a component of BlackBerry® Mobile Fusion, is now […]
RIM is gearing up for the launch of BlackBerry Internet Service 4.2 (BIS)! They have released new documentation on their official website showing information and instructions on the release of BIS 4.2.
Luanda, Angola and Waterloo, ON - Unitel, S.A. and Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM) today announced the launch of the BlackBerry® service for customers in Angola. The BlackBerry service supports easy wireless access to email, organizer, web, multimedia and other business and lifestyle applications. Unitel customers will now be able to enjoy the […]
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 […]
8.ta has announced the availability of an exciting BlackBerry® Internet Service Prepaid Voucher that is ideal for the youth market or any other Prepaid BlackBerry® smartphone user. For R600 incl. VAT, subscribers get R600 worth of airtime once-off, FREE BlackBerry Internet Service and FREE 500MB YouTube streaming monthly for the next 6 months.
mIQ is a backup service for smartphones from Best Buy Mobile. Best Buy Mobile has decided to discontinue this service hit the break to see what Best Buy Mobile had to say.
Hong Kong – one2free today announced the launch of the first-ever prepaid BlackBerry® service for customers in Hong Kong. Without the need for a contract or registration, customers can now enjoy BlackBerry service for as little as HK$120 for seven days of prepaid BlackBerry service or HK$460 for 30 days. To celebrate the launch, customers […]
RIM has been working closely with government bodies in Indonesia, but has not been advised of any specific requirements extending beyond what it has already satisfied in writing to the Ministry of Communication and Information Technology (MOCI) on September 23, 2011.
RIM is notifing people that they will stop supporting the BlackBerry Monitoring Service located in BlackBerry Enterprise Server on February 16th 2012. Here is what they said: Please be advised that on February 16, 2012*, development support will be discontinued for the BlackBerry® Monitoring Service for BlackBerry® Enterprise Server.RIM will discontinue the issuance of maintenance […]
As you can see from the below statement the BlackBerry Service interruption was not caused by a Failure at RIM. RIM Statement – November 7, 2011: There was a global Internet issue this morning that impacted a number of Internet Service Providers (ISP) around the world. RIM’s BlackBerry Infrastructure was not impacted however, some customers may […]
RIM has just updated the BlackBerry Payment Service SDK 1.0 to a new version which adds a great extension to the SDK that we told you about back in January. The BlackBerry Payment Service SDK 1.5 enables developers to start offering subscription based services, auto-renewing subscriptions for apps and in-app digital goods. Which will be beneficial in use […]
Male, Maldives – Wataniya Telecom Maldives and Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM) today introduced the BlackBerry® service for the first time in the Maldives. The BlackBerry service supports easy wireless access to email, phone, organizer, web, multimedia and other business and lifestyle applications. Wataniya customers will now be able to enjoy the […]
RIM has just posted a tweet about how their application signing servers are down and that they are working on getting them back up! So if you are having issues signing your application you may want to give it some time.
Great news for all of you developers! Today RIM has released the BlackBerry Push Service SDK v1.1.0. New features include: The ability to push to both public (BlackBerry Internet Service) and enterprise (BlackBerry Enterprise Server) applications using a single SDK and server-side application The ability for installation to run in memory mode (i.e., no database […]
Folks at Mugen Power were kind enough to send me an exntened battery for my Blackberry Curve 8520 as a review unit. I’ve been testing this battery for about two weeks now. This extended battery is 2650 mAh compared to the standard 1150 mAh that comes with the Curve. So, that means it has more juice to […]