BlackBerry Advertising Service hits end of life on June 16th

BlackBerry has announced that the BlackBerry Advertising Service will hit end of life on June 15th, 2015. This is very important to developers utilizing this service as per BlackBerry “Developers using the service should remove all API calls to the BlackBerry Advertising Service before the June 16, 2015 end-of-life date” Check out more information below. […]

Service has been restored for BBM Channels

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 […]

BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10 Continues to Gain Momentum in North America

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 […]

BIS 4.3 SP1 Release Notes Now Available

Research In Motion has released their Releases Notes for BIS (BlackBerry Internet Service) 4.3 SP1. RIM will no longer be offering their hosted or 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**Vodafone Users Experiencing Issues with BlackBerry Service

**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 […]

BlackBerry Internet Service 4.3 User Guide Now Available

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 […]

BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.0 and BlackBerry Device Service Receive FIPS 140-2 Certification

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 Releases Documents on BlackBerry Internet Service 4.2

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.

Press Release: UNITEL and RIM Launch the BlackBerry Service in Angola

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 […]

Press Release: 8ta Launches Pre-Paid BlackBerry Internet 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.

Backup Service mIQ from Best Buy Mobile to be Discontinued

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.

one2free Introduces First-Ever Prepaid BlackBerry Service in Hong Kong

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 Issues Statement on Indonesia Blocking Service

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 to Discontinuing Support for the BlackBerry Monitoring Service in February 2012

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 […]

Official Statement from RIM on the BlackBerry Service Interruption

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 […]