The very best Blackberry tricks – including two from ‘Mr. Blackberry’ himself

For such a tiny little device, that BlackBerry smartphone of yours has an amazing amount of functionality packed in behind the scenes. But, unfortunately, realizing the true potential of a Research In Motion

Published on: June 18th, 2008 Al Sacco

Six memory management tips to boost your Blackberry’s performance

Getting the most from you Research In Motion (RIM) BlackBerry smartphone means downloading and installing third-party applications, whether they're for business productivity, work/life balance, play, or a little of each. But go overboard

Published on: June 17th, 2008 Al Sacco

Be kind, unwind – How IT pros can truly enjoy that much needed vacation

Rod Masney believes it's a key part of his management role to encourage his employees to really disengage from their in high-pressure IT jobs -- to take a week or two at the

Published on: June 16th, 2008 Beth Stackpole

Seven simple ways to keep your BlackBerry fast and responsive

Just like any other computer, your BlackBerry has a set amount of internal memory to perform tasks and run applications. Some devices have more memory than others, and some can be outfitted with

Published on: June 6th, 2008 Al Sacco

The unvarnished facts about the iPhone

Read Part 2 of this story: Candid answers to all your iPhone questions...and then some We're coming up on the one-year anniversary of the iPhone 's release, so people who feel strongly about

Published on: June 3rd, 2008 Michael DeAgonia

Five fabulous BlackBerry downloads that cost nothing

Contrary to popular belief, when it comes to software, open source does not always mean "free." Not always...but in this case, it does.Over the past few months, we've made it our mission to

Published on: June 2nd, 2008 Al Sacco

The eight “best” BlackBerry downloads

Over the past few months, we've given you Six Free BlackBerry Downloads You Don't Want to Miss and Six (More) Free BlackBerry Apps You Don't Want to Miss -- and even offered up

Published on: May 20th, 2008 Al Sacco

Blackberries and CRM are a “great combination”, says Canadian expert

The ability to access and use customer relationship management (CRM) applications from SAP AG on the RIM BlackBerry is a big deal for sales people, says a Canadian analyst. Since the alliance between

Published on: May 12th, 2008 Joaquim P. Menezes

‘Office on the hip’ will be a hit with sales persons – Interview with Vinay Nair of IDC

<a href="http://www.itbusiness.ca/it/client/en/home/News.asp?id=48346"target=ā€¯blank" Click here to read 'Blackberries and CRM' story What's significant about this deal between SAP and RIM? Being a former sales person myself, it certainly made a lot of sense to

Published on: May 10th, 2008 Joaquim P. Menezes

FYI Internet slang nothing to LOL at

Young adults have become so accustomed to thumb-typing messages on their BlackBerrys and chatting over Instant Messaging (IM) programs that they've spawned an entirely new language variety that has started to crossover into

Published on: May 6th, 2008 Brian Jackson

BlackBerry is the Trojan Horse that brings work into personal life: study

Research examining the love/hate relationship Australian executives have developed with their BlackBerries describes ownership of the popular e-mail device as akin to signing a Faustian pact.The study's findings, which were released Monday by

Published on: May 6th, 2008 Sandra Rossi

BlackBerry gets new CRM goodies thanks to RIM-SAP alliance

SAP and Research in Motion have teamed up to bring SAP's back-end business applications, beginning with CRM, to BlackBerry devices.The companies Friday unveiled a co-development partnership that executives called a "game changer" for

Published on: May 5th, 2008 Elizabeth Montalbano

iPhone launch “won’t threaten” BlackBerry in Canada

Rogers Communications Inc. whet the appetites of Canadians coveting the iPhone with the company's recent announcement that it is poised to release Apple's ultimate handheld eye candy into the local market. But it's

Published on: May 1st, 2008 Nestor Arellano

Seven tweaks to keep your BlackBerry smartphone fast and responsive

Just like any other computer, your BlackBerry has a set amount of internal memory to perform tasks and run applications. Some devices have more memory than others, and some can be outfitted with

Published on: April 23rd, 2008 Al Sacco