Archives for November 2013

Max Secure Software apps go on sale for Black Friday

Pune, India (November 28th, 2013) – Max Secure Software launches a Sale on all their apps for Black Friday and Cyber Monday! Updated Prices: Max Batter Optimizer: 2$ to 1$ [BFB] Max Hide & Encrypt: 2$ to 1$ [BFB] Max File Shredder: 2$ to 1$ [BFB] Max SMS Spam Blocker: 2$ to 1$ [BFB] Max […]

25 Days of Gifts from BlackBerry!

This year, BlackBerry is kicking off the holiday season with a new app giveaway-a-day offer for its customers. Known as the 25 Days of Gifts, each day BlackBerry will unveil a new premium paid app, game or video that will be offered to customers for free download! Running from December 1st – 25th, BlackBerry 10 […]

BlackBerry Black Friday Sale

With the holiday season in full swing and Black Friday fast approaching, we wanted to let you know that this weekend, BlackBerry will be hosting its biggest sale ever for select premium apps inside BlackBerry World as part of its Black Friday Sale. As part of the promotion, a selection of top premium apps, games […]

Happy Thanksgiving!

We want to take some time out of our busy schedule to wish each and everyone of you a very Happy Thanksgiving!The NerdBerry Team is truly thankful for all of you wonderful supporters out there. We hope you have an awesome day and eat lots of Turkey, but not too much that you end up […]

BlackBerry WebWorks SDK 2.0 Beta Has Been Released

BlackBerry has released WebWorks SDK 2.0 Beta and it includes compatibility with Apache Cordova. The support for Cordova is actually built right into BlackBerry 10. The new WebWorks SDK comes with a new GUI tool, that helps you manage your projects, set basic config.xml information, and build/sign/deploy your application to the simulator or device for […]

Geordie Greig Writes A Book On His BlackBerry

It seems that BlackBerries or BlackBerry related products are the new device to write a book on. A while back we told you about the man who wrote his book on his BlackBerry Playbook. Author Geordie Greig wrote a biography of Lucian Freud. The book is 272 pages and it was mostly written on his […]

Former BlackBerry Management Team Is Taking Away A Hefty Payout

Even though they lost their jobs, 3 former Chiefs at BlackBerry are walking away with a decent amount of cash. In a release by BlackBerry the final breakdown is below. The total payout: Chief Financial Officer Brian Bidulka – $3 million ($1.2 million for two years of his salary plus stock options and retirement savings) […]

BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) Still Going Strong on iOS

BlackBerry messenger is the best mobile messaging application to date, and BBM continues to be a hit with that of other platforms specifically iOS in the latest study from Distimo‘s messaging app survey show signifificant growth and downloads relating to BBM vs. the competition on the iOS platform. During the first month of availability, BBM […]

Carphone Warehouse lowers the price of the BlackBerry Z10, Again

If you have yet to pick up your very own BlackBerry Z10 and really desire one for the holiday season well rest assured, UK’s Carphone Warehouse has got you covered and with that sweet BlackBerry glaze comes with the Z10 pie comes in at a lower price point. So now you can grab your own BlackBerry […]

BlackBerry Pushes Past Samsung Market Share in SA

In the Global market as a whole BlackBerry is King, BlackBerry makes up for the majority of their marketshare in the Global market as to what they would gain in the US, and its gains continue and have pressed beyond Samsung in research statistics from Dashboard and World Wide Worx, in its Mobility 2014 survey. Presenting […]

App Wednesday Powered by BlackBerry

It is that time of the week where BlackBerry puts their list together for the top applications and games for the week! Check out the list below and let us know what you think about the applications in the comments. Highlights of the Week: The level of productivity available on BlackBerry 10 smartphones is now […]

Video’s show how to create and subscribe to BBM Channels

As BlackBerry rolls out BBM to multiple platforms, BlackBerry users on OS 5 and up now have access to BBM Channels. This addition has prompted BlackBerry to put together a couple how to videos on BBM Channels. Check out the videos below and let us know your thoughts in the comments, also be sure to […]

Black Friday Sale Coming To Wind Mobile, 3 BlackBerry Devices Featured

Wind Mobile has put a few of their devices on sale. And they’ve included BlackBerry 10 devices! The only one they didn’t include is the Z30. The sale prices are pretty decent and will last until Dec 2nd. BlackBerry Q10 is $499 outright (was $649) BlackBerry Z10 is $449 outright (was $599) BlackBerry Q5 is […]

Latest BlackBerry Management Change Is Only The Beginning

The Globe and Mail’s source is saying “This is just the beginning; there will be more management changes,” said a source familiar with the situation. On the chopping block already are chief operating officer Kristian Tear, chief marketing officer Frank Boulben and Chief financial officer Brian Bidulka. Clearly new CEO John Chen has some big […]

BlackBerry Gives Out Awards For STEM 2013 Camp

What a cool way to get kids interested in technology. BlackBerry partnered with Junior Achievement India and announced the winners of their STEM 2013 Camp. Students are given challenges to complete, which promotes critical thinking, and team work. Some of the students came up with some great ideas. Read the full Press Release below. Press […]

Evernote for BlackBerry 10 updated to Beta 4 in the BlackBerry Beta Zone

BlackBerry has released an updated to Evernote for BlackBerry 10. This update takes the beta to version 4 and is currently available in the BlackBerry Beta Zone or you can download it directly to your device via the Beta Zone app. What’s new in Evernote Beta 4? Autotitle: uses location and calendar information to automatically […]

BBM to be pre-installed on certain Android devices

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Nov. 26, 2013) – BBM™ will soon come preinstalled on a variety of Android™-based smartphones from leading OEMs across Africa, India, Indonesia, Latin America and the Middle East. Beginning next month, Android smartphones from Be, Brightstar, Celkon, EVERCOSS, IMO, Micromax, Mito, Snexian, Spice, TECNO, TiPhone and Zen will include BBM preinstalled. In addition, […]

BBM Channels to roll out to BBOS 5 and up starting today at 3PM EST

Today BBM Channels, a forum for active, real conversations between people, brands and communities, will be made available for BlackBerry users on BlackBerry OS 5 and above and BlackBerry 10 through BlackBerry World. BlackBerry users can simply update to the newest version of BBM to have access to the BBM Channels beta when it becomes […]

Test Your Driving Skills With 3D Limo Parking Simulator – Real Limousine and Monster Car Driving Test Racing Games

A limo is not the first vehicle that comes to mind for a racing game but it’s a fun change from the regular. 3D Limo Parking Simulator game not only has limos but monster cars as well. The game is made for all touch screens so unfortunately the Q5 and the Q10 cannot download it. […]

Yankee Group Shows Want The Smartphone Market Share Is Really Like

Carl Howe, Vice President of Yankee Group’s Consumer Research group did a post over on the BlackBerry Dev Blog. He wrote about the “The Realities of Smartphone Market Share”. Since there are always lots of numbers that can be exaggerated with no data to back it up, he is unveiling the truth. What did he […]