Daily Archives: January 18, 2012

RIM may allow remote admin for non-BlackBerrys

RIM is mulling the prospects of a management tool that would control devices and services beyond the BlackBerry, vice president Pete Devenyi said in an interview following a Boston business event. He hinted that the company’s remote administration might extend not just to other phones but to those not using BlackBerry services. Although not stating it by name, he hinted strongly to AllThingsD that it would be a reaction to companies like JPMorgan allowing Android and iPhone use for those who wanted to use something other than a BlackBerry, even if they had to pay for it themselves. “BlackBerry is […]

The Complete List of All the Phones With Carrier IQ Spyware Installed 1

Responding to the US Senate request lead by Senator Al Franken, AT&T, Sprint, HTC, and Samsung have sent the list of all the phones with Carrier IQ spyware installed in them.The carriers have also admitted that Carrier IQ also captured the content of text messages “under certain conditions.” Here’s the complete list: AT&T AT&T claims about 900,000 users using phones with Carrier IQ. The software is active on eleven AT&T wireless consumer devices: • Motorola Atrix 2 • Motorola Bravo • Pantech Pursuit II • Pantech Breeze 3 • Pantech P5000 (Link 2) • Pantech Pocket • Sierra Wireless Shockwave […]