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10yrs of BBM, BlackBerry recounts the early days

Filed in News, News commentary by on July 27, 2015 0 Comments
10yrs of BBM, BlackBerry recounts the early days

Today the inside BlackBerry blog recounts the early years of BBM as the messaging service nears 10yrs of age.  August first marks the anniversary of this fantastic platform that has grown from a simple pin to pin service into a full fledged mobile social network.

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Evernote updated to v5.7.0.1010 in BlackBerry World

Filed in Apps by on July 23, 2015 0 Comments
Evernote updated to v5.7.0.1010 in BlackBerry World

Arguably one of the most important orginizer apps in BlackBerry World and one of my personal favorites, Evernote, has received  an update to version 5.7.0.1010.  Though I tend to access via the Remember app, I still need the full function abilities of the standalone app and every update is appreciated.   Check out the change […]

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BlackBerry gains new DoD approval for its Smartphones

Filed in News by on July 23, 2015 0 Comments
BlackBerry gains new DoD approval for its Smartphones

BlackBerry has long held the highest security approval ratings in the US Department of Defense and today the company announces that the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) has approved the use of derived Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) credentials on BlackBerry® OS and BlackBerry® 10 smartphones. A further validation of BlackBerry excellence in sensitive security fields. Check […]

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BlackBerry Acquiring AtHoc to Enable Secure Mass Communication and Collaboration

Filed in News by on July 22, 2015 0 Comments
BlackBerry Acquiring AtHoc to Enable Secure Mass Communication and Collaboration

BlackBerry this morning announced that it is acquiring networked crisis communications company AtHoc.  AtHoc is a leading provider of secure, networked crisis communications. Its software platform enables people, devices and organizations to exchange critical information in real time during business continuity and life safety operations.   Check out the full Marketwired press release below!

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Work Wide updated to v1.3.1.4 in BlackBerry World

Filed in Apps by on July 21, 2015 0 Comments
Work Wide updated to v1.3.1.4 in BlackBerry World

As a BlackBerry Passport user, I have appreciated this app from the very beginning and as this fantastic top notch “Built for BlackBerry” app has developed it has gained support for other devices a well.  Check out what’s new in version 1.3.1.4 I the change log below.

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