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Blackberry

A mobile phone with access to e-mail and the Internet as well as online faxing. Its modern model was introduced in 2002. It is commonly used in business and other professional communication because it allows portable access to e-mail.
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One of the first wireless e-mail devices to crop up in the corporate world, the RIM Blackberry has played a significant role in spurring user demand for wireless access to enterprise applications.
Using the latest platforms such as RIM Blackberry, Compaq iPaq, Handspring Treo, and Sony Clie, remote workers can initiate and stay connected to critical business processes, gain direct access to corporate IP, and discover and route corporate knowledge assets to customers and partners directly from wireless devices.
The NFL and NCAA service is supported on almost all web-enabled phones, including feature phones and smartphones such as RIM BlackBerry devices, Symbian devices, Windows Mobile smartphones, Pocket PC-enabled PDAs and Palm Treos.
Good Technology has a somewhat different approach from RIM whose product, historically, has been tied to proprietary RIM BlackBerry devices.
With the inclusion of native IP support, Neomar's SERP now enables service providers to support aggregated secure wireless data traffic across all cellular and mobile networks, including the DataTAC and Mobitex networks used for Palm OS, Pocket PC, J2ME, and all RIM BlackBerry handheld devices, CDPD, GSM, TDMA, CDMA, and 802.11 networks, as well as next-generation 2.5G wireless networks GPRS and CDMA2000 1x.
Taylor believes so much in using technology to keep in contact that she recently gave her three school-age children RIM BlackBerry Internet Edition wireless pagers (www.blackberry.net) so the family can keep in touch and in sync while she's away.
AvantGo M-Business Server 5.0 Application Edition is available for Pocket PC now with plans for Palm OS and RIM BlackBerry Wireless Handheld versions by the end of the month.