Visto Says it can Replace Blackberry Service


Visto says to not worry about a Blackberry shutdown because according to CEO Brian Bogosian “Visto will be willing and able to pick up the slack.” Not to mention that they will probably be the only company offering push email if they continue to sue every other company like Good and Microsoft. The press release by Visto also offers more interesting ‘spins’ including that Visto believes that they are a good alternative because they are “more secure and a safe harbor in the face of disruptions caused by legal penalties against patent infringers.”

Having other companies take advantage of RIM’s situation is not surprising but we’re very troubled with how Visto is going at it. Sueing every other company isn’t going to raise your profile and it’s just going to set back the advancement of push email technology.

Read their full press release here …