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 […]

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 […]

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 […]