First News Briefs: Vonage Mobile, PlayPhone, BlackBerry, Verizon, AT&T
Vonage Mobile has introduced a new video messaging feature that provides users with the option to leave a video message instead of a traditional voicemail when an audio call to another app user goes unanswered.
PlayPhone announced the addition of several game developers that have signed up to distribute games on PlayPhone’s mobile social gaming network. Developers of franchises such as Street Fighter IV, Valkyrie and Toy Raid Strikers will now have access to hundreds of millions of potential new customers for their gaming portfolios.
The BlackBerry Z30 smartphone will be available for purchase online at Verizon Wireless. The BlackBerry Z30 will start at $199.99 online starting November 14th.
Beginning Nov. 13, consumers who trade in their current, qualified smartphone to AT&T in store will be eligible to receive at least $100 off the purchase of some smartphones like the HTC One and the Samsung Galaxy S.