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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

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

Telstra, Nokia team up on Blackberry

Telstra, Nokia team up on Blackberry

Telstra and Nokia have teamed up for a new BlackBerry-enabled Nokia handset that will provide users with access to an "always on" e-mail solution via a mobile phone.Telstra business and government mobile sales and solutions managing director, Murray Bergin, said this latest innovation and future devices would help boost up-take of the technology.

April 28, 2004 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

Telstra offers Blackberry on CDMA

Telstra offers Blackberry on CDMA

Telstra has made the wireless communications solution Blackberry available over its CDMA network, extending the service beyond its relatively limited GSM network.Telstra head of small business and CDMA Jenny Roche, said the telco giant's CDMA network has "twice the geographic coverage of any GSM network in Australia and covers more than 98 percent of the population, or more than 1.

March 3, 2005 by in BlackBerry