BlackBerry's AtHoc brings new capabilities to its platform to improve rapid response crisis communications

Expanding on their already existing market-leading crisis communications platform, BlackBerry's AtHoc has now announced several new enhancements and capabilities that will give AtHoc customers additional pre-planning resources and automated processing of crisis communication activities, to help resolve critical incidents with less manual intervention and fewer improvised, on-the-spot decisions...

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M1 Singapore to offer BES12 Cloud to business customers on one mobile bill

As announced by BlackBerry, M1 Singapore is the first carrier in Southeast Asia to launch BlackBerry's Enhanced SIM-Based Licensing (ESBL), allowing for new and re-contracting M1 mobile business customers to have BES12 Cloud bundled for free with their new or renewed monthly plans. Mr. Willis Sim, Chief Product Development and Corporate Solutions Officer, M1 says, "M1 is pleased to be the...

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XL and BlackBerry team up to launch NOVI which allows three numbers on one SIM

XL Axiata and BlackBerry have now launched NOVI, a service that will enable XL customers to use multiple mobile numbers on a single device. Nicanor V. Santiago III, Chief Brand and Customer Experience Officer of XL says: "One of the ways we provide the best experience for XL customers is through continued delivery of new and innovative services that truly meet our customers' needs. NOVI...

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T-Mobile's latest Uncarrier move is all about thanking you

T-Mobile's latest Uncarrier move is all about thanking you

T-Mobile's latest Uncarrier move is all about thanking its customers. After doubling its subscriber base from 33 million to 66 million, the carrier wants to give back to everyone who made it possible. There are three different parts to Uncarrier 11, and those include: T-Mobile Tuesdays - You get free stuff from the T-Mobile Tuesday's app. There are free gifts each week, like pizza from...

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Mobile Nations Weekly: Taipei calling

Mobile Nations Weekly: Taipei calling

ASUS goes big, Samsung gets fit, Tesla drives itself, and into the virtual realm. ASUS kicked things off at Computex 2016 with the announcement of an impressive and expanded ZenFone 3 lineup, Transformer 3 and Transformer 3 Pro tablets, and the thin-and-light ZenBook 3 — oh, and a weird meowing/rolling robot. But they weren't the only ones at the big show in Taipei: Samsung launched the...

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Register for the 'Hands-on with Good Secure EMM Suites' webinar

Register for the 'Hands-on with Good Secure EMM Suites' webinar

If you're looking to learn more about Good Secure EMM Suites and missed out on any of the previously hosted webinars, you can now register for the 'Hands-on with Good Secure EMM Suites' webinar to get yourself caught up. Mobility is a journey. The needs and goals of your business will continually evolve. The right mobile solution will address your current needs, and continue to support you...

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BlackBerry Enterprise Mobility Forum events coming to cities across North America

Much like previous years, BlackBerry has now announced they will once again be hitting the road this summer to host several BlackBerry Enterprise Mobility Forum events. If you want to see BlackBerry solutions in action, speak to mobility and security experts and see how BlackBerry's portfolio can impact your enterprise mobility strategy across all devices, operating systems, you'll want to attend...

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Save 50% on these premium BlackBerry headphones today!

Save 50% on these premium BlackBerry headphones today!

If you like to listen to music on your BlackBerry, you should do so with a decent pair of headphones. BlackBerry's WS-510 premium headphones provide a solid sound and are ultra portable. Right now, you can pick up a pair for half price, making them just $14.95.

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The new Developer Hero Program will help showcase BlackBerry 10 apps

BlackBerry World

BlackBerry has announced the Developer Hero Program. It's been designed to showcase new BlackBerry 10 apps by featuring them on BlackBerry World and promoting them on social media. BlackBerry says: Selected apps will each receive a total of 6 months being featured on BlackBerry World, including, but not limited to, the Feature Carousel, Apps/Games Carousel, Developer Feature (featuring...

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AT&T's new rewards program offers free movie tickets and more

AT&T

AT&T is starting up a new rewards program for its customers this summer called AT&T Thanks. The carrier will offer free movie tickets, special deals on concerts and more as part of the program. Here are some of the new benefits of the program: 'Ticket Twosdays': AT&T postpaid wireless customers will qualify to get a free movie ticket on AT&T when they buy one at full...

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T-Mobile's Un-carrier 11 announcements will be made on Monday, June 6

T-Mobile's Un-carrier 11 announcements will be made on Monday, June 6

T-Mobile will hold its Un-carrier 11 media event on Monday, June 6, where the wireless carrier is expected to reveal a number of new features for its customers. T-Mobile revealed the date for Un-carrier 11 via Twitter: You're invited! Tune in LIVE to be blown away by our next Un-carrier move. Epic news you won't want to miss! https://t.co/cYCU2xOHzi— T-Mobile (@TMobile) June 2, 2016 The...

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WhatsApp pushes their latest BlackBerry 10 update from beta to official

Back around the middle of April, WhatsApp rolled out a new beta for BlackBerry 10 that included several improvements and now, after a bit of testing, they have pushed that release to BlackBerry World making it available for everyone. The changelog has grown a bit from beta to official, so take a look at what's new. Added rich text formatting support for message text Added support for...

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VRHeads.com is here! Welcome CrackBerry's new virtual reality sibling site!

Welcome VRHeads.com, the new virtual and augmented reality community from the Mobile Nations team Are you interested in virtual reality? If so, I would like to take a moment to introduce you all to the latest site joining Windows Central, iMore, Android Central and, TeslaCentral as part of the Mobile Nations family, VRHeads.com. The folks at VRHeads have a single mission — invite everyone to...

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Score SanDisk's 200GB microSD card for just $60 today!

SanDisk 200GB card

Right now you can pick up SanDisk's 200GB microSD card for just $60, a savings of $20 from its normal price. We've seen the price of these cards drop significantly over the past couple of months, and at $60 this is an absolute bargain. Whether you are looking to add storage to your phone, tablet, camera or just to have it for backing up files, this card makes a great addition to any collection...

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Pentagon expands its threat response capability using BlackBerry's AtHoc

BlackBerry has now announced that the Pentagon Force Protection Agency has awarded a contract to renew and expand its use of BlackBerry's AtHoc Networked Crisis Communications Suite. "We are honored by the continued trust in AtHoc by the Pentagon towards protecting its personnel," said Guy Miasnik, President of BlackBerry's AtHoc Division. "Their trust in AtHoc reinforces a shared mission...

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How your phone can help now that hurricane season is here

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Hurricane season is upon us, and your smartphone is now one of the most important tools in your preparedness kit. June 1 marks the official start to hurricane season. And while we've actually gotten off to a bit of an early start this year, with a bit of a development off the East Coast, there's no better time than to bone up on some of the best ways to keep current on what's out there, and...

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T-Mobile offers visitors to the U.S. a new $30 calling and data plan

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T-Mobile will launch its new Tourist Plan on June 12 for people who are visiting the United States. It will give them unlimited data and 1,000 minutes of calls inside the U.S for three weeks for $30. The T-Mobile Tourist Plan also includes 2GB of high-speed data, along with unlimited texting to over 140 countries. The plan also gives tourists in the U.S. a free SIM card. However, the plan...

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Protect your BlackBerry Passport SE with this leather flip case for $21.95 today!

Protect your BlackBerry Passport SE with this leather flip case for $21.95 today!

Cases are not for everyone, and folio style cases are for even less. If you are into having a case that protects the front and back of your Passport SE, BlackBerry's leather flip case is the one to get. The leather design doesn't take away from the look of the phone, and right now you can grab one for just $21.95, a savings of $38.

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