BEWARE: BlackBerry ID Malware Campaign Spreading

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BlackBerry users beware, it seems there is a new threat on the rise to the unsuspecting. Websense ThreatSeeker Network intercepted a malware campaign targeting BlackBerry customers. Users will receive an email notification as if they have created a new BlackBerry ID. The messages then continue, “To enjoy the full benefits of your BlackBerry ID, please follow…

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RIM Creating BES 10 to Support All BlackBerry Devices

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We briefly touched on the report that RIM was ceasing to develop BlackBerry Enterprise Server (BES) after version 5.0.4. Additionally, we reported on how ActiveSync will not compromise security on BlackBerry 10 or PlayBook. RIM reached out to CIO’s Al Sacco to clear up BGR’s apparently inaccurate report. RIM’s Senior PR Manager Gene Nakonechny states: “RIM…

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ActiveSync Won’t Compromise Security in BlackBerry 10

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Yesterday, there were claims that Research In Motion has had to cease developing the BES service due to QNX incompatibility. While we already knew this tidbit, the claim went further to suggest RIM’s plan of action would be wrong and possibly not manageable or secure as it once was using BES. Whether or not this…

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Blaq Twitter App for BlackBerry PlayBook Updated to 1.8.4

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The popular Blaq Twitter app for the BlackBerry PlayBook has been updated. Here’s what is new in the 1.8.4 update: Even smoother scrolling Auto-reconnect real-time streaming on dropped connections Performance and bug fixes Additionally, Kisai Labs announced how Twitter’s API announcement affects Blaq: There was a sense of uncertainty over the announcement made by Twitter, last week….

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Globe Telecom Now Offering BlackBerry Prepaid Kits

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Globe Telecom and Research In Motion (RIM) have joined forces to offer BlackBerry smartphones in prepaid kits. Globe has informed that subscribes can get a BlackBerry Curve 9220 prepaid package for P9,990. The package includes a SIM card, three months of free BlackBerry chat subscription and a skin for your smartphone. The other kit includes…

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