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Video: Blogger Reactions to BlackBerry’s WES2010

Last week I was in Florida courtesy of RIM for their super-huge WES2010 event. I took the camera and I collaborated with Kevin and the talented CrackBerry team to produce some absolutely brilliant footage. I’ve begun to really enjoy this method of collaboration because it means I can focus on the video — on capturing […]

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Chen Kotecha of Scancom on their end-to-end BlackBerry service

If you’re looking to deploy BlackBerry in your organisation, whether it’s for 2 people or 2,000, chances are you’d be far better speaking to a specialist like Scancom than popping down to your local Vodafone store. I bumped into Chen Kotecha of Scancom UK yesterday and asked if he could give me an overview of […]

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Video: BlackBerry OS 6.0 sneak peak

I have to say that the all new BlackBerry OS 6.0 is looking rather nice. I’m looking forward to seeing how it actually works in the real world. Meantime, here’s a sneak peak video from today’s WES2010 event:

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Video: Control office security with Lenel Mobile Monitoring

Here’s Joshua Phillips, Director of Marketing for Lenel, talking about Lenel Mobile Monitoring for BlackBerry. Quite apart from the obvious security benefits, there’s something really cool about being able to lock/unlock doors in an office thousands of miles away, just by clicking a few buttons on your BlackBerry. Here’s the video: Download M4V Video | […]

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Video: Gayle Guildford of Baltimore Police on deploying PocketCop for BlackBerry

Here’s the video that I promised featuring Gayle Guildford of the Baltimore Police Department discussing the deployment of InterAct’s PocketCop for BlackBerry. Download M4V Video | Subscribe to Podcast | Embed video Also: check out Tomi Ahonen’s opinion on the deployment of PocketCop.

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PocketCop for BlackBerry and The Baltimore Police Department

I just interviewed Sergeant Sheree Briscoe along with Gayle Guildford, Director of MIS, both from Baltimore Police Department. They are here at the BlackBerry WES2010 event to talk about their experiences implementing PocketCop. PocketCop, as you might expect, is a mobile policing system based on the BlackBerry platform. PocketCop is provided by InterAct. The system […]

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How Rob Orr, BlackBerry’s VP Product Management EMEA, saved me at US Immigration

I was moments away from total unmitigated screw-up. About 30 minutes into today’s 8-hour LHR-MCO (“Orlando”) flight, a nice British Airways lady brought round some landing cards. As a veteran American visitor, I know the drill. Out comes the passport, the boarding pass and whatnot along with a jolly hunt-for-a-pen and after perhaps 2 movies […]