Archives for April 2015

Conversation with John Chen, CEO of BlackBerry

John will be at Bingemans – Marshall Hall 425 Bingemans Centre Drive Kitchener, ON N2B 3X7 On Tuesday, May 5, 2015 at 11:30 AM He will be discussing the BlackBerry Turnaround and what’s ahead for the brand. General admission tickets are sold out, however you can grab a member ticket for $50.00 CAD or table […]

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Custom BBM PIN Subscriptions are now on Sale!

BlackBerry has just placed custom BBM PIN’s on sale! you can now set up your very owe custom BBM PIN for just $.99 compared to $1.99! This is for just a limited time so you really need to act fast! Check out what BlackBerry had to say below: Spring is in the air here at […]

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Evernote updates BlackBerry 10 app and pricing

Evernote has just released a brand new update for their popular BlackBerry 10 application Evernote. This update takes the version to 5.6.0.816 and it is currently available in BlackBerry World. Along with this update Evernote has also released brand new pricing tiers, one free and two paid. Evernote Plus and Evernote Premium, are the two […]

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CIA World Factbook Updated for BlackBerry 10 with 2015 Data

S4BB Limited has just released version 2.8 of the CIA World Factbook for BlackBerry 10 devices. With the latest 2015 data for more than 270 countries and territories world-wide. Based on the latest 2015 data for more than 270 countries and territories by the Central Intelligence Agency! This is the best source for country information […]

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BlackBerry has opened more beta testing spots for beta OS 10.3.2

If you have been feeling left out when it comes to beta testing OS 10.3.2, now maybe your chance to jump in. Yesterday afternoon BlackBerry published a survey in the BlackBerry Beta Zone application that lets you get inline to beta test the OS. It is NOT guaranteed that you will get in but it […]

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And the Corporate Branding Award Goes to BlackBerry!

We would like to congratulate BlackBerry for winning the Corporate Branding category in the PRWeek Global Awards! The winners were announced yesterday April 28th at London’s Park Lane Hotel on April 28th. BlackBerry was up against stiff competition with companies that include Accenture, Edelman Japan for Power Japan Plus, G&S Business Communications for Syngenta, MSLGroup for PayPal, […]

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Caprecom Chooses BlackBerry’s Cross-Platform BES12 for Highly Secured Enterprise Mobility Management

Bogotá, Colombia – BlackBerry® (Nasdaq: BBRY; TSX: BB), a global leader in mobile communications, announced today that Caprecom, one of the most important Colombian companies in the health services insurance sector and pension fund management, chose to upgrade to BES12™: a multi-OS EMM solution by BlackBerry®. Caprecom selected BES12 in order to improve the company’s […]

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Lawyer Lost And Found 2 BlackBerry Phones That Survived Months of Winter!

Talk about incredible! I know first hand how durable BlackBerry devices are, but to lose a BlackBerry device for six months during winter and it still boot up is amazing! Check out the full article below and let us know what you think about it in the comments. Have you ever lost your smartphone and […]

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‘Yes, if Apple would ever come to us and would love to have our security, we could talk’ BlackBerry CEO

As the media blitz continued at the Milken Institue’s Global Conference in Los Angeles, BlackBerry CEO John Chen he sat down with CNN Money‘s Cristina Alesci this time. Alesci asked about implementing BlackBerry’s security on any device; “Yes, if Apple would ever come to us and would love to have our security, we could talk,” […]

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BlackBerry Slider coming at the end of the year

BlackBerry CEO John Chen has been busting his butt during this years Milken Institute’s Global Conference. Right after the CNBC interview he was shuffled into another interview this time with Bloomberg. During the interview Mr. Chen spoke more about BlackBerry’s strategies on part two of the turn around of the company. According to BlackBerry CEO […]

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BlackBerry CEO John Chen ‘I am not at liberty to say what we are doing beyond the Amazon apps…’

In an interview with CNBC, BlackBerry CEO John Chen started to let the cat out of the bag by stating “I am not at liberty to say what we are doing beyond the Amazon apps, but we are working hard at it.” It is great to see BlackBerry working to keep building past Amazon app, […]

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Learn French from S4BB Limited gets relaunched for BlackBerry 10

S4BB Limited has just let us know that they have re-launched Learn French for BlackBerry 10 devices with a complete overhaul of the user interface. The beautified layout makes learning colloquial French a much better experience. With over 100 lessons featuring professional teachers anyone can now learn colloquial French on-the-go. LearnFrench has 107 self-contained audio […]

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New image reveals a closer look at the BlackBerry ‘Oslo’ Keyboard

Just a few days ago we saw an image leak online showing off the BlackBerry ‘Oslo’. Now a new image has appeared online showing off the a closer shot of the BlackBerry ‘Oslo’ keyboard. At this time it is still not clear if the BlackBerry ‘Oslo’ will be titled the BlackBerry Passport 2 or if […]

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Work Wide v1.3 heading to private beta

Work Wide from Brian Scheirer will be receiving an update soon, this update will take the version to 1.3 and will be available in the form up a private beta. Work Wide is specifically designed to allow for maximum productivity on your BlackBerry. Work Wide lets you have two built in “apps” side by side. […]

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BlackBerry Porsche Design P’9984 ‘Keian’ appears online

During MWC 2015 in Barcelona, Spain; BlackBerry CEO John Chen spoke about the device roadmap for BlackBerry this year. During the talks Mr. Chen let it be know that BlackBerry would in fact be releasing a brand new  Porsche Design BlackBerry device. The  Porsche Design codenamed ‘Keian’, in honor of Keian Blundell was said to […]

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BlackBerry Unveils the BlackBerry Classic in White

New Color Offers Greater Choice to Productive Mobile Professionals Looking for a Familiar QWERTY Design Merged with the Security and Speed of BlackBerry 10 WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – April 26, 2015) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY) (TSX:BB), a global leader in mobile communications, today announced a white color version of the BlackBerry(R) Classic(TM) smartphone. The no-nonsense smartphone […]

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WhatsApp officially updated with calling feature

WhatsApp Messenger for BlackBerry 10 has received a huge update today. This update takes the version to 2.12.1.2, and is currently available in BlackBerry World for all to download. WhatsApp is a cross-platform smartphone messenger available for BlackBerry® and 4 other major handsets. WhatsApp Messenger utilizes your existing internet data plan to help you stay […]

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BBM updated to v10.8.5.14 in BlackBerry World; Timed and retracted are subscription based

BlackBerry has just started rolling out a brand new BBM update for BlackBerry 10. This update takes the version to 10.8.5.14 and is available in BlackBerry World. This update actives timed and retracted BBM messages subscription. The cost to have the Timed and retracted message feature is now $.99 per month. What’s New: Start chatting […]

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Power Tools for BlackBerry 10 updated to v6.4.0.1

If anyone is still unfamiliar with what Power Tools is. It is a wonderful productivity application that wraps great features into an all in one tool. Things like battery tracking, custom LED colors for contact to apps, blocking calls messages, tracking daily use of your device and scheduled alarms and notifications and many more, this […]

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BlackBerry Porsche Design P’9983 Graphite now available in Singapore

Stuttgart/Singapore – Porsche Design and BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB), a world leader in mobile communications, today launched the new Porsche Design P’9983 Graphite smartphone from BlackBerry® in Singapore. This new member to the P’9983 family will provide exclusive graphite-metallic colored elements and the finest, hand-wrapped leather on the back door cover. This new […]

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