Rogers Expands Mobile Payment Service to Android and BlackBerry 10

Rogers suretap mobile payment system will now support Android smartphones and new BlackBerry 10 handsets. The suretap solution, launched in November 2012, allows you to store an existing credit card on the secure SIM Card in your NFC-enabled device to make mobile payments. Additionally, suretap supported devices are certified by payment networks and Rogers as [...]

RIM’s BlackBerry 7 Smartphones Get US & Canadian Security Certification

Research In Motion (TSX: RIM / NASDAQ: RIMM) announced late last week that its BlackBerry smartphones running on the new BlackBerry 7 and BlackBerry 7.1 Operating Systems have received FIPS 140-2 certification by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and the Communications Security Establishment Canada (CSEC). The Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) 140-2 [...]

SlingPlayer Mobile app now works on the BlackBerry Bold 9700

Sling Media has announced that its SlingPlayer Mobile for Blackberry (SPM) application software has been upgraded for compatibility with the Bold 9700.

The Blackberry application, released just over a year ago, is the mobile equivalent of the Sling Player software for P.C owners that lets users control their Sling Box from their BlackBerry Smartphone using a standard network connection (3G Cellular, Wi-Fi).