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Blackberry Z10 Available In Bermuda For $1250

Blackberry Z10 Available In Bermuda For $1250

The new Blackberry Z10 is now available in Bermuda, with “The Hub” — located on 61 Middle Road, Warwick — retailing the new devices for $1,250.A spokesperson for the store said the phones are unlocked to any network here in Bermuda and overseas, and they are currently available in white, with the black models to be available... Read more of this article

CellOne & Digicel To Carry BlackBerry 10

CellOne & Digicel To Carry BlackBerry 10

Both Digicel and CellOne confirmed that they will be carrying the new BlackBerry 10 device which was launched today. “As the largest and fastest 4G wireless carrier with the most BlackBerry customers in Bermuda, we were excited by the launch announcement of BlackBerry 10 by Research in Motion (RIM) today.” said Frank Amaral, Chief Operating Officer... Read more of this article

Woman Admits Using Stolen BlackBerry

Woman Admits Using Stolen BlackBerry

Yesterday [Dec 19] in Magistrates Court, 20-year-old Jasmin Smith pleaded not guilty to stealing a BlackBerry cellphone, but did plead guilty to unlawfully receiving a BB cellphone. The Crown Prosecutor told Senior Magistrate Archie Warner that the original owner of the phone had reported it as stolen. Following this the stolen phone was used to make... Read more of this article

Mobile Application Development Workshop Held

Mobile Application Development Workshop Held

The Technology Leadership Forum [TLF] this year partnered with CellOne, BlackBerry maker Research In Motion [RIM] and the Department of E-Commerce to offer a free two-day workshop. Current TLF interns and IT professionals from the business community received specialized instruction to enable them to develop mobile applications for devices such as BlackBerry... Read more of this article

Digicel, BF&M Launch $9.99 P/M Phone Insurance

Digicel, BF&M Launch $9.99 P/M Phone Insurance

Digicel has partnered with BF&M to provide phone insurance to its customers. The service costs $9.99 per month and allows customers who have purchased a device from Digicel to insure the device against theft, damage or accidental loss. It is available both for new purchases and to customers who already have phones they would like to insure. “We... Read more of this article

Machete Wielding Men Commit Robbery In Sandys

Machete Wielding Men Commit Robbery In Sandys

Two people were robbed of items including a Blackberry after two men wielding a machete approached them in an area in Sandys parish. The assailants also damaged the victim’s car before escaping on foot. A police spokesperson said, “Around 12:45am on Saturday, May 19th police attended a reported robbery in the Benny’s Bay Road, Sandys... Read more of this article

Court: 17-Yr-Old Suspect Remanded

Court: 17-Yr-Old Suspect Remanded

In Magistrates Court this morning [Jan.26], 17-year-old Marcus Tucker pleaded not guilty to a charge of trespassing in a dwelling in Devonshire and stealing a Blackberry and other items to a total value exceeding $1,600. After hearing his not guilty plea, the Prosecutor asked that the Pembroke teenager be remanded into custody. Duty Counsel Ms Moore-Williams... Read more of this article

Phone/Driving Law: 106 Tickets Issued

Phone/Driving Law: 106 Tickets Issued

As of noon today [Jan.5] the Bermuda Police Service said they have issued 106 tickets to people for using a hand-held mobile phone or device while operating a vehicle. The first offence will see the person receive a fine of up to $500, with the fine going up to $1,000 for a third offence. Magistrates also have discretion to order six month driving bans... Read more of this article

Police: ‘Strictly Enforcing’ New Rules

Police: ‘Strictly Enforcing’ New Rules

[Updated - 15 people ticketed this morning] The Bermuda Police Service will be “ramping up” their response and “strictly enforcing” the new legislation which allows for fines of up to $1,000 for using a cell phone or other hand held device while driving. With the passing of the Traffic Offences (Penalties) Amendment Act 2011 – it is... Read more of this article

Tickets For Drivers Using Cell Phones

Tickets For Drivers Using Cell Phones

Motorists caught using cell phones or other distracting electronic devices are now liable to be ticketed, and face fines of up to $1,000 for a third offense. With the passing of the Traffic Offences (Penalties) Amendment Act 2011 – it is now an offence for the operator of any vehicle to use a hand-held mobile phone, a hand-held entertainment device... Read more of this article

Teenager: Guilty Of BlackBerry Theft

Teenager: Guilty Of BlackBerry Theft

In Plea Court this morning [Dec.7], before Magistrate Khomisi Tokunbo, 17-year-old Rechai Reid Young – who was already on probation for a previous offence – pleaded guilty to stealing a Blackberry Torch cellphone from a sixteen year-old student. The DPP Prosecutor told the Magistrate that on 1st November 2011, the victim was walking along... Read more of this article

Blackberry Theft: Guest Worker Fined

Blackberry Theft: Guest Worker Fined

In Magistrates Court this morning [Nov.29], communicating through an interpreter, 28-year-old guest worker Joao Miguel Santo pleaded guilty to a charge of stealing a Blackberry Torch cellphone valued at $700, was fined $2,000 and ordered to pay $700 restitution. Senior Magistrate Archie Warner was told that around 10:50pm on 30th September 2011, at... Read more of this article

2011 Digicel & CellOne Black Friday Prices

2011 Digicel & CellOne Black Friday Prices

Both CellOne and Digicel will be having special ‘Black Friday’ sales tomorrow [Nov.25], with prices starting as low as $9. CellOne will be selling items including the BlackBerry Curve 9300 for $9, iPhone 4S from $899, and the iPad2 from $799, while Digicel will be selling the BlackBerry Torch 9800 for $199, a BlackBerry Curve 9300 for $49,... Read more of this article