Tag: Abu Dhabi

RIM Defends Its BlackBerry Security, Responding To The Ban

August 3, 2010 | By | 1 Comment

The pending ban of BlackBerry as deemed by the United Arab Emirates, will affect Dubai and Abu Dhabi, and will include foreign visitors as well, leaving only phone service available. RIM has had other requests from these countries. The Kuwaiti government wants RIM to cut off access to porn sites and Saudi Arabia wants the […]

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The Ban On BlackBerry Saga Continues

August 3, 2010 | By | 1 Comment

The New York Times reported on the latest news from Dubai. The ban on BlackBerry smartphones that the United Arab Emirates are imposing beginning October 11th will now extend to foreign visitors as well. So far it looks to be applicable to the city-state of Dubai and Abu Dhabi.

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