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Thanks to help of the BlackBerry smartphone, I can stay in touch with my family and friends via email and instant messaging, while finding my way around towns, villages and cities all over the world.
Carlos Olmo professional traveller
  • Industry: Other
  • Region: EMEA
  • Company Size: Small
  • Solution: Mobile apps for real-time information and communication
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  • As a professional traveller, Carlos Olmo records his travels on He required a solution that could facilitate the creation and sharing of information about his trips
  • He needed a reliable way of staying in touch with friends and family
  • Travelling to isolated locations meant that a reliable hardy device with a long battery life was required


  • BlackBerry® smartphone
  • BlackBerry® Messenger (BBM™)
  • WordPress® for BlackBerry


  • Olmo can manage his blog on the move using the WordPress® for BlackBerry application
  • Using via BlackBerry® Messenger (BBM™), email and voice calls, Olmo can communicate easily from all around the world, from the Sahara desert to Bangkok
  • The sturdiness and long battery life of the BlackBerry smartphone has meant that travel to countries with tough environmental conditions hasn’t been a problem
  • Functions like GPS Technology, the in-built camera and QR-Code technology have helped Olmo interact with his surroundings