US Postal Service adopts BlackBerry


USPSThe United States Postal Service has announced that AT&T will be heading up their wireless needs via the BlackBerry 8800. There’s all the obvious e-mail and voice benefits to be had by the move, but USPS is interested in experimenting with some location-based services for tracking personnel and cargo by the 8800’s integrated GPS. 5,400 postal employees get kitted out with the BlackBerrys, with BlackBerry 8820’s to be phased in by the end of the year.