My Wireless for BlackBerry has been a long time coming since practically every other major carrier offers such an app. AT&T just announced in a press release that they have released a free My Wireless application for customers to manage their account from their BlackBerry. My Wireless lets users view:
- Bill Payment – Pay your bill directly from your phone
- Voice and Data Usage – View usage for minutes, data and messaging
- Features – Add or remove features, including new texting plans and more, directly from your handset
The app is limited to newer devices since it only works with OS 4.3+. They specifically mention support for:
- BlackBerry Bold 9700
- BlackBerry Bold 9000
- Blackberry Curve 8900
- BlackBerry Curve 8520
- BlackBerry Curve 8320
- BlackBerry Curve 8310
Full press release below:
BlackBerry Bold and Curve Devices
BlackBerry Customers Can View Data and Voice Usage, Manage Bill Payments, Add New Wireless Features and More
DALLAS, March 4, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — AT&T* today announced the expanded availability of AT&T myWireless Mobile – a free app that allows wireless subscribers to easily manage family and individual accounts directly from their handset – to both BlackBerry(R) Bold(TM) and BlackBerry(R) Curve(TM) customers**.
The mobile app edition brings greater ease and simplicity to wireless account management needs, featuring:
Bill Payment – Pay your bill directly from your phone
Voice and Data Usage – View usage for minutes, data and messaging
Features – Add or remove features, including new texting plans and more, directly from your handset
To download the app, subscribers should visit www.att.com/mybb from their BlackBerry Web browser and follow the instructions; an interactive video plus additional information on myWireless Mobile for BlackBerry customers is also live at www.att.com/mybbmobile. An existing myWireless account is required to utilize the app. Customers can establish an account by visiting www.att.com/mywireless.
The AT&T MyWireless Mobile app is available at no cost on the following BlackBerry smartphones:
BlackBerry(R) Bold(TM) 9700
BlackBerry(R) Bold(TM) 9000
Blackberry(R) Curve(TM) 8900
BlackBerry(R) Curve(TM) 8520
BlackBerry(R) Curve(TM) 8320
BlackBerry(R) Curve(TM) 8310
*AT&T products and services are provided or offered by subsidiaries and affiliates of AT&T Inc. under the AT&T brand and not by AT&T Inc.
**4.3 operating system or above required.