Sprint Beats AT&T Getting BlackBerry 10.2.1 Out The Door

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BlackBerry launched OS 10.2.1 way back in February, but in typical delayed fashion, U.S. carriers have taken forever announcing their updates. Sprint joins the list of carriers to officially support 10.2.1 today, as they have launched the newest BlackBerry OS for their sole smartphone capable of running it, the Q10. If you’re keeping a running…

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T-Mobile: All EDGE Markets To Be LTE By Mid-2015

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T-Mobile is making big claims for 2015, as it’s promising all of its EDGE/2G markets will be converted to LTE by midyear. The announcement comes on the one year anniversary of Magenta’s launch of LTE in the US of A. Exactly one year ago, T-Mobile surprised the world with its new UnCarrier plans, and they…

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AT&T Slashing Prices On Family Plans Of 10GB Or More Starting Tomorrow

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AT&T is fighting back T-Mobile’s aggressiveness in the mobile industry with their own attack plan, lowering prices for family data plans. Starting tomorrow, February 2nd, AT&T will be offering pools of 10GB buckets ($100) and up, with unlimited texting, and calling for family plans with each line costing an additional $15. The data plans don’t…

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BlackBerry Plans On Every Carrier Launching 10.2.1 by End of February

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BlackBerry’s update process in the first year of BlackBerry 10 wasn’t fantastic for its U.S. customers. Aside from some specific Z10 owners that are on Verizon, the U.S. BB10 consumer base has been stuck with 10.1 officially up until this point. You can mainly blame American wireless carriers for that, but obviously, BlackBerry hasn’t been too…

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BlackBerry Q10 Available Now in Pakistan

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BlackBerry is doing a great job making sure the new Q10 gets around the world, with releases in India, Philippines and other parts of the world. We now heard that the Q10 is currently available for purchase in Pakistan as well. Both, Mobilink and Ufone carriers have it available starting Rs. 70,000. So if you’re…

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T-Mobile, AT&T and Verizon Confirm BlackBerry 10 Support

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Three major US carriers have confirmed their support to BlackBerry 10. Reuters reports that T-Mobile, AT&T and Verizon have said they will have the upcoming BlackBerry 10 smartphones, and why wouldn’t they? They’re gonna be awesome! Here’s what they said: “We’re extremely optimistic that it’s going to be a successful product and our business customers…

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BlackBerry App World Integrated Carrier Billing Now Implemented with More Than 50 Carriers

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WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwire – November 26, 2012) – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ: RIMM)(TSX: RIM) today announced that more than 50 carriers have now implemented integrated carrier billing on the BlackBerry App World™ storefront for their customers. The announcement marks a great milestone for RIM, and a big benefit for carriers, developers, content providers, and customers. Integrated carrier…

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Jim Balsillie Sought Strategy Shift Before He Quit

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Just a few weeks ago we told you about ex co-CEO, Jim Balsillie, resigning from RIM’s board of directors, but just today we found out what made him take this decision. News has come out that Balsillie was seeking to make a radical shift in strategy for BlackBerry. His idea was to allow European and…

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