Tons of announcements came in from CTIA Fall 2008 today. RIM announced deals with both MySpace and Ticketmaster just to further advance their consumer marketing.
MySpace – Similar to RIM’s Facebook application, the MySpace application will allow users to connect to their friends and message between members, view real time status and mood updates, find and add friends and provide camera intergration.
Ticketmaster – Will allow users to browse, search and purchase tickets for live events such as plays, music, game shows, etc. Ticket Master has designated BlackBerry as the “Official smartphone of Ticketmaster”. You can purchase tickets directly with BlackBerry Wallet further integrating your BlackBerry smartphone.
Stay tuned for more details on these applications as they become available.
[RIM – MySpace & Ticket Master]