BlackBerry Announces New BES10 Hosted Service

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BlackBerry continues to put the pedal to the metal in the enterprise space, and has today announced a new service that will help give customers more choices and flexibility. The world class BlackBerry Enterprise Service (BES 10) will now be available as a hosted service through third party partners worldwide. Those that jump on this…

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BYOD Revolt ‘I Want My BlackBerry Back’

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The leading smartphones in the industry were not built for business. Neither Android nor iPhone bring many of the necessary tenants of a purely productive, secure mobile experience. As Apple and Google take care of their own BYOD overflow they do so with devices not tempered for the arena.Security cannot be bolted on. At an…

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BlackBerry Z3 Headed For Launch in Philippines

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As the Z3 device continues its emerging market release tour, its next stop is in the Philippines where BlackBerry as targeted the device at around P 10,990. Overall the device has done well in markets such as Indonesia, India, and South Africa. The Z3 is BlackBerry’s market share device and bundles a low end price…

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BlackBerry “About to Run Out of Its Nine Lives”

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Every year, 24/7 Wall St. identifies 10 American brands that they predict will disappear before the end of the next year. Back in 2012, the site claimed Research In Motion (what BlackBerry was formally called) would disappear. Of course, that never happened, but that little error hasn’t stopped the site from now claiming the brand will…

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Conduit Episode #2 Hosted by N4BB

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Round two. Jubei and James are back with another week of Conduit. For those wanting a quick way to catch-up on the top stories from the week we’ve got you covered. We are still building out the format here, but we hope you enjoy! This go around we have an interesting topical session regarding the…

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Gregg Ostrowski Leaves BlackBerry for Samsung

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One of BlackBerry’s best sources of talent in the enterprise mobility sector, Gregg Ostrowski, has left the company for Samsung as their new Global Enterprise Services Vice President.  Gregg was the senior director of enterprise developer and technical partnerships at BlackBerry and was key in making the enterprise services and application that BlackBerry touts as the gold standard…

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BlackBerry Z3 Announced for South Africa

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BlackBerry announced this Thursday that their newest phone, the Z3, will be available in South Africa by the end of the month. The smartphone will sell for R2 999 on Vodacom, or on the Vodacom Smart S plan at R249 per month. Check out the press release below for more information. You can also read our…

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S4BB Limited Releases New World Cup Themes

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If you’re a fan of sports then you’re probably up to date with the World Cup. S4BB Limited is too, and they have brough four new free themes for all soccer fans out there watching the World Cup. These new themes feature the quarter finals and the 8 teams participating. Want them? Be sure to…

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