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U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency to begin BlackBerry 10 pilot program in early 2013

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency to begin BlackBerry 10 pilot program in early 2013

Michelle Haag 49

A few months back, it seemed like every other tech headline was another company moving away from BlackBerry for other platforms. Some did it quietly, others were more outspoken about their (albeit misguided) plans, but it was happening nonetheless. BlackBerry diehards knew it was just a matter of time before those companies would regret those decisions, with BlackBerry 10 looming on the...

BlackBerry Government Forum in Ottawa will show off a glimpse of the new era of BlackBerry

BlackBerry Government Forum in Ottawa will show off a glimpse of the new era of BlackBerry

Michelle Haag 55

Research In Motion has been offering sneak peeks of BlackBerry 10 to many different organizations and businesses, and the latest of these invitations were sent out to some important people in Ottawa, namely MPs, their assistants, members of Industry Canada, and regional caucus members. The BlackBerry Government Forum 2012 will be held November 7th at the Fairmont Chateau Laurier. "Get...

RIM introduces Trade-Up and Recycle Program for Enterprise and government customers

RIM introduces Trade-Up and Recycle Program for Enterprise and government customers

Adam Zeis 27

RIM's BlackBerry trade-up program has been successful for consumers since launch, and now RIM has also introduced a program for Enterprise and government customers looking to upgrade devices. The new Trade-Up and Recycle Program aims for larger groups and organizations to be able to trade in older BlackBerry smartphones for new BlackBerry 7 devices. The program gives customers up to $...

Canadian cops to get the Intergraph Mobile Responder application for BlackBerry PlayBook

Canadian cops to get the Intergraph Mobile Responder application for BlackBerry PlayBook

James Richardson 16

We have covered the use of the BlackBerry PlayBook being utilized by law enforcement several times here on CrackBerry, but today brings us the encouraging news that the Intergraph Mobile Responder application will now get PlayBook support. The application is an extension of the police command centre and will give officers out in the field access to a range of services straight from the...

MPACaseMaker packs a BlackBerry PlayBook, scanner, printer and more into a portable case

MPACaseMaker packs a BlackBerry PlayBook, scanner, printer and more into a portable case

Adam Zeis 13

We've seen the BlackBerry Police Cruiser and all of its awesome BlackBerry PlayBook powered goodies time and time again, and now Mobile Innovations President Gary Bauer is hitting the road with a portable version of the same gadgets. The MPACaseMaker is a 20lb Pelican hard-case that incorporates all of the tech found in the cruiser and makes it available to other services as well. Bauer...