It’s not that it’s a necessity for Anti-Virus at this point on a BlackBerry. But NetQin is more than just anti-virus. I’ve been using it since launch and wanted to share with our readers my impressions of it. So what is NetQin and what makes it an app you’d want?
There are several anti-virus mobile software apps available, and a few are for the BlackBerry. NetQin was founded in 2005 and has been available to other devices with the following solutions based on cloud-computing: anti-virus, anti-spyware, anti-spam, privacy protection, and data backup and recovery, and data management and used by 72 million users. NetQin was [...]
The Pwn2Own hacking contest first began in 2007. It’s a contest where hackers can reveal vulnerabilities and gives the security community a chance to see their flaws and fix them. With BlackBerry OS 6 came the webkit browser, which has been exposed as being vulnerable. Check out what happened at the CanSecWest conference.
We were really excited to be able to be part of the beta program. This should be one of the first things you download out of BlackBerry App World if you haven’t already. BlackBerry Protect is designed to give you that extra protection by protecting your information on your device should it go missing. And [...]
In honor of NCPW, I’m reminding you of some of the great applications that are out there and available for your BlackBerry. SmrtGuard is one of my faves. It’s one of the ultimate security apps for your phone, giving you peace of mind. Check it out…
A big thanks goes out to PrivacyStar for giving us three subscriptions to give to our readers in a giveaway.This app is a great app that protects you from receiving unwanted calls and allows you to file complaints for unwanted calls. PrivacyStar subscribers just passed a great milestone, check it out…
Do you ever lend your friends and family your cell phone wherever you’re at? Maybe you’re the one who has service when others don’t. In any case, do you ever worry that someone might be going through your phone (like your boyfriend or girlfriend)? Now there’s an app available that will allow you to lend [...]
This week coming is National Consumer Protection Week. With that in mind, you’re going to see information on apps that will relate to protecting your information and your device. With BlackBerry Protect being released in open public beta, the week has begun! If there are certain apps or thoughts you have, please share them with [...]
So far from what we’ve seen 2011 looks to be a pretty big year for RIM. BGR has leaked out pretty much RIM’s entire 2011 smartphone lineup, and so far we’re pretty excited. Thus far we’ve seen the BlackBerry Dakota, a full QWERTY and Touchscreen hybrid, which includes a body much like the Bold 9000, [...]
BullGuard announced they have BullGuard Mobile Security and it’s available for BlackBerry devices as well. The Mobile Security is $29.99 for a year subscription. The special offer is for the first 5000 mobile enthusiasts who sign up, for a six month free subscription. What are the features?
Potential spyware that is. Mayank from Juniper Networks, Smobile Systems previously, let us know about the latest spyware threat that is lurking in the BlackBerry App World. We use our smartphones every day, but how often do we think about our wireless devices, including the fact they’re a mini pc with voice, holding our information [...]
BlackBerry Torch and Other BlackBerry Smartphones Running the New BlackBerry 6 OS Now Certified for Use by U.S. Government Agencies WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwire – Dec. 1, 2010) – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ:RIMM)(TSX:RIM) announced today that BlackBerry(R) 6, a powerful new operating system for BlackBerry(R) smartphones, is now FIPS 140-2 certified. This FIPS (Federal Information Processing [...]