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Optus launches Blackberry SME, consumer plan

Optus launches Blackberry SME, consumer plan

Optus today launched a package for the consumer and small business market that combined a Blackberry wireless e-mail offering with voice and mobile text messaging.The new offering bundles the Blackberry with an AU$99 capped payment plan that includes AU$500 worth of voice and text services and up to 50MB of data.

February 14, 2005 by in BlackBerry

Blackberries at 10 paces as SME mobility war heats up

Blackberries at 10 paces as SME mobility war heats up

The fight for the small to medium business mobility market is heating up.Vodafone this morning cut the costs of its Blackberry handsets and mobile connect cards, announced a conditional offer of free Blackberry software or licences and offered a free second-month to new customers who joined its small-business-targeted plans.

February 15, 2005 by in BlackBerry

Optus picks BlackBerry

Optus picks BlackBerry

Optus said today it had added the Blackberry wireless platform to its suite of business mobile e-mail products.Australia's number two telecommunications company said it would sell the BlackBerry 7230, the BlackBerry 7730 and the Nokia 6820 to corporate customers with a range of payment plans.

August 8, 2004 by in BlackBerry

Software sales for BlackBerry platform are up 64% QTQ

Software sales for BlackBerry platform are up 64% QTQ

Handango, an online reseller of mobile and PDA applications and a back-end service for online portals, offering PDA and phone downloads, reported the sales number for Research In Motion's BlackBerry platform. Handango software sales for BlackBerry are up 1,201% over Q1 2005 and 64% over Q4 2004.

April 19, 2005 by in BlackBerry

3 mln Blackberry subscribers

3 mln Blackberry subscribers

Research In Motion says their Blackberry service has more than 3 mln subscribers as of May 2005. RIM has over 50,000 retail points of presence, and anticipates addition of 100 new carriers in 2005 to accommodate 5 mln and 10 mln subscriber milestones.

May 25, 2005 by in BlackBerry

RIM's BlackBerry devices get a busy signal

RIM's BlackBerry devices get a busy signal

Subscribers to Research In Motion's wireless paging network who have been experiencing service interruptions since late last week should see the problem cleared up by the end of the day, according to the company. The problem that caused the systemwide interruption has been fixed, but subscribers may still be experiencing trouble, a RIM (rimm) technical support representative said Wednesday.

January 9, 2001 by in BlackBerry

Software sales for BlackBerry platform are up 64% QTQ

Software sales for BlackBerry platform are up 64% QTQ

Handango, an online reseller of mobile and PDA applications and a back-end service for online portals, offering PDA and phone downloads, reported the sales number for Research In Motion's BlackBerry platform. Handango software sales for BlackBerry are up 1,201% over Q1 2005 and 64% over Q4 2004.

April 19, 2005 by in BlackBerry

Research In Motion meets Q1 forecasts

Research In Motion meets Q1 forecasts

Research In Motion met loweredanalyst estimates in the first quarter.After market close Thursday, the provider of technologyfor wireless devices reported a fiscal first quarter netincome of $388,000, or break-even on a per-sharebasis.

June 28, 2000 by in BlackBerry