BlackBerry Taps SECTOR For Work Space Applications on iOS and Android

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BlackBerry brought about their answer to BYOD by creating a secure work-space solution for competitor devices. Allowing iPads, iPhones, and Android devices to seamlessly gain access to the BES infrastructure gives BlackBerry a containerized way to offer their security heritage and proficiency to customers who may want to offer alternatives to their work force. In…

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This Hacker Just Proved Why You Should Stick With BlackBerry

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Most BlackBerry users are BlackBerry users for the smartphones’ most notable feature: security. BlackBerry 10 and legacy BBOS is nearly impenetrable, as two of the most secure enterprise and consumer smartphone operating systems of choice. Unfortunately, for your friends with an Apple iPhone or iPad, who live in Australia or New Zealand, they haven’t enjoyed such security….

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Apple iOS 7 Email Attachments Aren’t Even Encrypted

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Moved away from BlackBerry to an iPhone or iPad at your business? You’ll be sad to know that iOS 7 has another massive security flaw, with potentially dire consequences to data loss mitigation. Even the recent iOS 7.1.1 update, meant to fix any security flaws, is affected. The email attachment encryption for iOS 7 and higher…

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BlackBerry Patching Heartbleed Bug In BBM for Android and iOS

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BlackBerry has begun patching the recent OpenSSL vulnerability known as Heartbleed on their Android and iOS offerings. The company has acknowledged the bug but have confirmed that none of their services have been affected by Heartbleed. They have, however, decided to make improvements on their BBM for Android/iOS and Secure Work Space for Android/iOS apps…

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BBM Update Goes Live – Brings Stickers, Increased File Sharing Size, and More

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BlackBerry has announced their latest update for BBM is officially rolling out today for all OSes. The update brings a few new additions like BBM Stickers with the BBM Shop, multi-person photo sharing, and an increase in the file transfer max size. The new BBM Shop, which will over time house different products for download…

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TIME Names BlackBerry Z10 Best Small-Screen Device Not Named ‘iPhone’

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TIME has put together a pretty interesting top 10 list for smartphone lovers out there. The world-known magazine wanted to know which “fun sized” device not named the iPhone would qualify as the best according to different review and feedback. Since this is a small screen comparison, devices like the Z30 don’t qualify, so it…

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BlackBerry CEO Calls iPhone Users ‘Wall Huggers’

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BlackBerry CEO, John Chen, recently spoke at the Oasis Montgomery Summit. The two-day event included panels, presentations from high chief execs from 150 companies in various technology and media sectors, including Google CEO, Eric Schmidt. When asked about the popularity of the Apple iPhone, John Chen replied, “I call you guys wall huggers,” with obvious sarcasm. His…

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BBM for iPhone and Android Groups Notification Settings Being Tested In Beta

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One of my biggest problems with BBM for Android and iPhone is apparently being addressed in the latest BBM beta. Since its multi-platform launch, the lack of notification controls for BBM Groups on iPhone and Android has been incredibly annoying for anyone that’s in any type of active groups. Every time someone posts a message…

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BBM 2.0 Update Now Available for BlackBerry, Android, and iPhone

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A new version of BBM will be available later today for Android, iPhone and BlackBerry customers, giving them lots of exciting new features. Android and iPhone customers will now be able to make free voice calls to BBM contacts over a Wi-Fi or data connection with BBM Voice(i), as well as access BBM Channels. In…

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BBM for iPhone and Android Update Rolling Out Today – Includes “Find Friends” Feature

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BBM for Android and iPhone is getting an update this week that will include the “Find Friends” feature that’s included in the leaked BBM for Gingerbread APK. According to BBM, “the Find Friends feature will detect which contacts in your smartphone’s contact list are already using BBM, and allow you to quickly send them an invite…

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