BlackBerry Gains Authority to Operate on US Defense Networks

BlackBerry Ltd. (TSX:BB) was awarded an additional level of approval by the US Department of Defense for its new Z10 and Q10 smartphones. The Authority to Operate (ATO) from the Pentagon was the first for any Mobile Device Management provider. Scott Totzke, SVP, BlackBerry Security Group adds: “Being the first smartphones to be supported on […]

PlayOn Mobile App Brings Netflix, HBO GO and Hulu to BlackBerry 10

BlackBerry 10 customers in the US and Canada can now view content from Hulu, Netflix and HBO GO on their smartphone thanks to the PlayOn app. Now available on BlackBerry World, the free app from MediaMall Technologies streams online videos to smartphones and other mobile devices. By downloading the new PlayOn app to a BlackBerry […]

BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10 Gaining Market Support

North American companies continue to show support for BlackBerry 10 and its enterprise management platform, BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10 (BES 10). BlackBerry reports that several major enterprise customers are currently testing, adopting or continuing to use the mobility platform including Canadian Tire Corporation, ING DIRECT, Ingram Micro, Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, Ricoh Canada and […]

Rogers Launches LTE Max and Expands 4G Deployment

Rogers has launched LTE Max, a premium network made up of dual frequency 2100 MHz and 2600 MHz bands that enables the fastest speeds in Canada for a premium wireless internet experience. Coincidently, the BlackBerry Q10, which makes its Canadian market debut on May 1st, is optimized for the Rogers LTE Max Network. The Q10 […]

BlackBerry Q10 Smartphone to Debut on May 1

For those who crave the return of the BlackBerry keyboard in a smarter format, May 1st is the date to remember. The new BlackBerry Q10 smartphone, also touch-screen enabled with a 8MP camera, will be available in Canada at the beginning of May and the major wireless carriers have already started the pre-order process. Rogers […]

Canadian Tire Chain To Deploy BlackBerry Smartphones

BlackBerry has been selected as Canadian Tire’s official smartphone for its corporate team nationwide. This means that thousands of BlackBerry smartphones will be shipping out to Canadian Tire employees including Mark’s and FGL Sports, which incorporates such banners as Sport Chek, Hockey Experts, Sports Experts, National Sports, Intersport and Atmosphere. “With 90 years of history […]

BlackBerry Q10 Smartphone Coming to Rogers on April 30

Rogers will be the first Canadian carrier to feature the BlackBerry Q10 smartphone on April 30th. The Q10 sports the famous BlackBerry keyboard and will run on the speedy 2600-megahertz LTE spectrum for the expected cost of $199.99 with a three-year contract. Rogers will be offering the device in both black and white. The latest […]