Welcome to the CrackBerry Forums Create Your Account or Ask a Question Answers in 5 minutes - no registration required!
Page 2 of 3 FirstFirst 123 LastLast
Results 26 to 50 of 69
Like Tree48Likes
  1. rolltide78's Avatar
    CrackBerry Addict

    Posts
    537 Posts
    Global Posts
    545 Global Posts
    #26  

    Default

    Ya I manage good and bes. Frankly, I can't stand the BAD solution but users want their iOS and android and we demand secured data at rest.
  2. MartyMcfly's Avatar
    Banned

    Posts
    3,030 Posts
    Global Posts
    3,062 Global Posts
    #27  

    Default Home Depot ditching Blackberry

    Quote Originally Posted by AtInsider View Post
    Well just like Lows and now Home Depot lol, no problem lets wait until they get hacked, I am sure they will be crauling back to BlackBerry 10.
    The issue with Home Depot is they've already signed a contract for the iPhones last year I believe. Now that the BB10 is out, I can see Home Depot coming back to BlackBerry after this contract is up.

    BlackBerry 10 will sell itself, that is how good it is.
    Lol this excuse is so 2010.


    Going Ham using Tapatalk
    Thanked by:
    GingerSnapsBack (02-12-2013) 
  3. EvanRitch's Avatar
    CrackBerry Abuser

    Posts
    345 Posts
    #28  

    Default

    Pretty sure the deal was buy a 4s and get a super Nintendo free!
    tHe.iR1sH and bigbmc26 like this.
  4. njblackberry's Avatar
    Banned

    Posts
    2,947 Posts
    Global Posts
    3,079 Global Posts
    #29  

    Default

    As opposed to buy a Z10 now and the apps you want are "committed"..

    Sigh.
  5. Jimcmf's Avatar
    CrackBerry User

    Posts
    58 Posts
    #30  

    Default

    The Z10 is an excellent product. Word of mouth will spread, and everyone will be buying this phone. Home Depot made this decision last year and messed up.
  6. Whitecaps's Avatar
    Banned

    Posts
    378 Posts
    Global Posts
    380 Global Posts
    #31  

    Default

    Who's next to bail?
    nathan3d likes this.
  7. Whitecaps's Avatar
    Banned

    Posts
    378 Posts
    Global Posts
    380 Global Posts
    #32  

    Default

    Is this coz Home Depot needed to upgrade to BES10?
  8. RussBerry007's Avatar
    CrackBerry Abuser

    Posts
    274 Posts
    Global Posts
    279 Global Posts
    #34  

    Default

    home depot....hahaha
    Guitar Players do it better!!

    "Ahab, can I bum my doobage??"
  9. nano404's Avatar
    CrackBerry User

    Posts
    54 Posts
    #35  

    Default

    10,000 devices? that's quite a number, though not the end of the world, though.

    On a side note, I'm tired of seeing "RIM, oops, I mean BlackBerry" and "RIM BlackBerry" etc.
  10. Snowman888's Avatar
    CrackBerry Abuser

    Posts
    208 Posts
    #36  

    Default

    I was in some big chain department store in the States and the customer service rep completed all sales transaction using an Iphone and a credit card swipe attachment. Apparently the plan is to remove the old school cashier machines for the whole franchise.
    If that's the case it makes total sense for any retail company to move to an Iphone for all employees, if they are performing point of sale transactions using the same device, writing a system for one device and os just makes better business sense.
  11. scalemaster34's Avatar
    CrackBerry Genius of Geniuses

    Posts
    6,229 Posts
    Global Posts
    6,233 Global Posts
    #37  

    Default

    And this didn't happen over night.
    HD has probable been working on this for quite a while, even if they wanted to use BB they didn't really have the option. They knew BB7 was being phased out, so no reason to use it (even it they could). And they would have had to WAIT and WAIT for an unproven and untried BB10...

    But the KEY isn't the 10K HD users... but just how many other small companies are doing the same thing. My concern is how many small (1 - 50 devices) companies were using BESX and will end up going to non-managed devices - at which point there would be no reason to force everyone to buy one device, unless there is an app that is required for work.
  12. onvisa's Avatar
    CrackBerry Abuser

    Posts
    199 Posts
    Global Posts
    203 Global Posts
    #38  

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by Bold_until_Hybrid_Comes View Post
    Will be getting my supplies at rona from now on
    Add me on that list.
  13. onvisa's Avatar
    CrackBerry Abuser

    Posts
    199 Posts
    Global Posts
    203 Global Posts
    #39  

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by CairnsRock View Post
    I can't believe that this justifies a thread. Home Depot are not exactly the centre of the corporate world. Year old news and not worth repeating.
    Tell that to the analyst and stock market, another iblind.
  14. onvisa's Avatar
    CrackBerry Abuser

    Posts
    199 Posts
    Global Posts
    203 Global Posts
    #40  

    Default

    Ok you can't get to the webpage, i think apple did something.
    Can anyone post it here?
  15. RubberChicken76's Avatar
    CrackBerry Genius

    Posts
    4,664 Posts
    Global Posts
    4,670 Global Posts
    #41  

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by Jimcmf View Post
    The Z10 is an excellent product. Word of mouth will spread, and everyone will be buying this phone. Home Depot made this decision last year and messed up.
    I'm positive I've heard that this isn't the first time "Home Depot" was 'dropping' BlackBerry. Not really sure why old news caused the stock to drop. I think this decision has been in the cards for quite some time.
  16. RubberChicken76's Avatar
    CrackBerry Genius

    Posts
    4,664 Posts
    Global Posts
    4,670 Global Posts
    #42  

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by scalemaster34 View Post
    And this didn't happen over night.
    HD has probable been working on this for quite a while, even if they wanted to use BB they didn't really have the option. They knew BB7 was being phased out, so no reason to use it (even it they could). And they would have had to WAIT and WAIT for an unproven and untried BB10....

    that's the big thing that is puzzling about a lot of the comments. BlackBerry 10 has not even been out two weeks. Corporations with that many phones take a huge amount of time to make a decision. They were probably starting down this path when BlackBerry 6 was still in testing.

    As for the arguments about iPhone being hacked, come on. Can someone point me to an instance where a corporation's iPhones have been hacked? Not disputing there are probably still certain ways in which BlackBerry has the edge in security and manageability, but I think people here sometimes blindly discount iPhone and Android as being devoid of enterprise features.
  17. jgrobertson's Avatar
    CrackBerry Abuser

    Posts
    468 Posts
    #43  

    Default

    Another question. Did the Home Depot execs sell BBRY short before the announcement?
    _________________________
    Playbook 64 GB OS2.1.0.1917
    Passport with SR 10.3.0.908 / OS 10.3.0.1418 running on AT&T
    Occasionally a Blackberry (BBRY) stockholder
  18. Whitecaps's Avatar
    Banned

    Posts
    378 Posts
    Global Posts
    380 Global Posts
    #44  

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by snowman888 View Post
    I was in some big chain department store in the States and the customer service rep completed all sales transaction using an Iphone and a credit card swipe attachment. Apparently the plan is to remove the old school cashier machines for the whole franchise.
    If that's the case it makes total sense for any retail company to move to an Iphone for all employees, if they are performing point of sale transactions using the same device, writing a system for one device and os just makes better business sense.
    Why cant the Z10 perform the same task?
  19. Superfly_FR's Avatar

    Posts
    10,336 Posts
    Global Posts
    10,356 Global Posts
    PIN
    Hey, what did you expect ?
    #45  

    Default

    a drop in the ocean ... can't you fell how the sea is less salted ?
    This is a non-event promoted to serve several purposes ... probably stock related.
    Getting a load of 4s' right now is pretty questioning about HD performance (and available cash); that's the point I'd notice in this ...
    Join my BBM Channel : C00035FA6
    "I speak English like a Spanish Cow"
    I'm a StockBerrian, proudly holding 50 150 250 400 550 1000 BlackBerry shares
  20. #46  

    Default

    Those analysts and Hedge funds who are strongly APPL vested are very good at what they do ... but in the end consumers will speak . and so far .. BB Z10 customers are not deterred from buying the coolest smart phone out there right now .. and that's Blackberry!
  21. smoothrunnings's Avatar
    CrackBerry Genius

    Posts
    1,587 Posts
    Global Posts
    1,635 Global Posts
    #47  

    Default

    BBRY's stock dropped by 4.6% and it said BBRY will have to let go as many as 10,000 people.

    Home Depot iPhone switch short-circuits BlackBerry stock | Mobile - CNET News

    If this keeps up BBRY will have to move their corporate sales and manufacturing offices to foreign soil just to stay a float!
  22. GingerSnapsBack's Avatar
    CrackBerry Genius

    Posts
    1,695 Posts
    Global Posts
    3,718 Global Posts
    PIN
    E CONES
    #48  

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by nano404 View Post
    10,000 devices? that's quite a number, though not the end of the world, though.

    On a side note, I'm tired of seeing "RIM, oops, I mean BlackBerry" and "RIM BlackBerry" etc.
    Good luck with that and getting people to change.
    God save us all. Go Sharks.

    Yes, I am a woman and I like hockey. Deal with it.
  23. RubberChicken76's Avatar
    CrackBerry Genius

    Posts
    4,664 Posts
    Global Posts
    4,670 Global Posts
    #49  

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by smoothrunnings View Post
    BBRY's stock dropped by 4.6% and it said BBRY will have to let go as many as 10,000 people.
    That's not what the article said. While no loss is a good thing, Home Depot dropping 10,000 BlackBerrys (if true) out of 79 million is not going to cause RIM to lay off 10,000 people.
  24. DannyAves's Avatar
    CrackBerry Addict

    Posts
    719 Posts
    Global Posts
    729 Global Posts
    #50  

    Default

    Maybe Home Depot JUST COULDN'T WAIT until the end of March for the BlackBerry Z10.
Page 2 of 3 FirstFirst 123 LastLast

Similar Threads

  1. Replies: 15
    Last Post: 10-07-2009, 05:45 PM
  2. Men beware of Home Depot Scams
    By goldwinger88 in forum Rehab & Off-Topic Lounge
    Replies: 19
    Last Post: 05-05-2009, 10:33 PM
  3. cheap screwdriver set @ Home Depot includes T-5 and T-6
    By TyD in forum General BlackBerry Discussion
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 11-02-2008, 03:48 PM
  4. #20 Tony Stewart Home Depot Zen for Curve
    By TStan47 in forum BlackBerry Themes
    Replies: 16
    Last Post: 09-24-2008, 03:41 PM
  5. #20 Tony Stewart Home Depot Theme as requested.
    By TStan47 in forum BlackBerry Themes
    Replies: 13
    Last Post: 09-21-2008, 08:45 PM

Posting Permissions