Adsa and EE team up in the UK

Adsa, a UK Supermarket and MNVO, has decided to team up with EE to be their mobile provider.  Adsa has been a partner of Vodafone, but has decided to join forces with EE to provide their customers with the largest UK mobile provider.  This move will mean that anyone BlackBerry users on Adsa will have […]

BlackBerry Z30 makes another on screen appearance

If you have been waiting to get your hands on the upcoming Z30, then there is another leaked video for you to watch this morning. The Z30 is the 5″ BlackBerry 10 device that has been rumored, and leaked for ages.  While there really isn’t anything new to see on this video, it does give […]

“Should I stay or Should I go?” – What do strategic alternatives mean for BlackBerry fans

Today there was some troubling news for BlackBerry fans.  While there have been rumors about BlackBerry looking into options for selling the company over the last year, but today BlackBerry released a press release stating that they are forming a committee to look for “strategic alternatives”.  So what does this mean for BlackBerry fans and […]

BBM for Android and iOS hits BlackBerry Beta Zone for select users

It seems that we may be very close to BBM for Android and iOS going public.  It seems that select users have received invitations to give a beta version of the cross-platform BBM a go.  We assume that this means that BBM will very shortly be available for any user on Android and iOS. Thorsten […]

IT Manager for BlackBerry 10 adds SSH and Telnet to BES management app

If you are an IT admin this is the type of app that probably speaks to you.  IT Manager from SmarterApps allows IT admins to perform quite a few server administration tasks directly from their BlackBerry 10 device.  Now the app is also compatible with BlackBerry OS 5.0+, but hopefully your company has made the […]

Fan concept of “Z15 Slider” looks very appealing

Since the initial Torch launched there have been fans of slider devices in the BlackBerry fold.  Well there were rumors that a BlackBerry 10 slider was in the works, the MIlan, but that it had been cancelled internally.  This of course left the slider fans out there very sad, but some of those same fans […]

BarInstall provides BlackBerry 10 users a means to update and convert BAR files OTA

The inability to update apps OTA (over the air) on BlackBerry 10 is one of the major issues I have with the OS.  Previously on legacy BlackBerry devices you could easily update an app as long as you had a link to the .jad file, however with BlackBerry 10 the only apps you can update […]

Koodo BlackBerry Q5 is coming soon

It seems that another Canadian carrier has decided to announce that they will be carrying the BlackBerry Q5.  Koodo mobile has now added the Q5 on their site, and put it up for a relatively affordable $350 outright.  Now of course you can drop that price a little bit by signing up on one of […]

Cover Grabber for BlackBerry 10 easily finds missing album artwork

If you are like me and tend to get the majority of your music from places where the artwork doesn’t always come with it, then Cover Grabber is an app you are going to download.  It is a simple app that delivers on what it says it is going to do, something that we would […]

Hub++ for BlackBerry 10 updated with some cool new features

When it comes to notification add-on apps for BlackBerry 10 you either have Hub++ or BeBuzz installed.  Well if you are a Hub++ user than you will be happy to know that the app has received another update recently.  This latest update brings the app to version 4.0.0.1 and it includes some cool new features. […]

BeMaps 10 Pro brings Google Maps to BlackBerry 10 within a native app

If you have been looking for an alternative to BlackBerry Maps, and don’t feel like sideloading Google Maps, you my want to try out BeMaps 10 Pro.  This native app from Bellshare uses Google Maps to provide you will all the directions and navigation you may need.  While the app does cost $3.99, it may […]

15 million of 72 million BlackBerry subscribers are in Indonesia according to local media

There is no doubt that BlackBerry has put a strong effort behind growing their business in the emerging markets.  One such market is Indonesia, where according to a local media report, 15 million BlackBerry subscribers reside.  This is a huge percentage of the total BlackBerry user base, and can mainly be attributed to BlackBerry 7 […]

Get a $60 VISA prepaid card when you purchase a new BlackBerry 10 smartphone

BlackBerry is offering a little extra incentive for anyone in the US that buys a new BlackBerry 10 smartphone.  There are of course a few rules and caveats that go along with this deal, but if you live in the US and buy a new Z10 or Q10 you should definitely check out this deal […]

BlackBerry Z10 commercial from Taiwan adds some fashion to the mix

Here is a new commercial for the BlackBerry Z10 from Taiwan.  The ad uses a “The Devil Wears Prada” theme to showcase the features and benefits of the Z10 and the BlackBerry 10 OS.  It even pokes a little bit of fun at another smartphone and its lack of camera features.  All around it is […]

Pump up the noise with Sounds for BBM on BlackBerry 10

If you are looking to add some more features to BBM, you are going to want to check out Sounds for BBM in BlackBerry World.  The Sounds for BBM app allows you to share audio clips with your BBM contacts, ranging from animal sounds and city noises to famous video clips. The app is free […]

Frisbee Forever now available for the BlackBerry Z10

You may remember the game Frisbee Forever from the BlackBerry PlayBook, well now the game is available for the BlackBerry Z10.  The developer of Frisbee Forever, Unity, also decided to make the game free which is a huge plus. The gameplay of Frisbee Forever is pretty simple, but it will require some skill to master […]

FaceFlow for BlackBerry 10 updated to v1.6.0.0 – Includes support for the Q10 and Q5

FaceFlow for BlackBerry 10 have received an update recently that brings some added support to the app.  The main new feature is that the FaceFlow app now supports both the Q10 and the Q5.  Now FaceFlow has recently switched from a free app to a paid one, but the developer did promise to provide more […]

Blaq for the BlackBerry PlayBook updated to v1.8.9

For those of you that have held onto your PlayBook, despite BB10 not coming to it, there is a new update to Twitter client Blaq.  The update brings Blaq for the PlayBook to version 1.8.9 and it includes a bunch of bug fixes related to the recent Twitter API upgrade. The major fix in this […]

YouTube spot highlights BlackBerry 10 on the BlackBerry Q5

With the BlackBerry Q5 now available in a few countries around the world, BlackBerry has once again started to put out some new ads.  The latest is a YouTube spot that once agains shows off the benefits of BlackBerry 10, however this time they are using the BlackBerry Q5.  Of course we are still waiting […]

Unique Keep Calm Generator from MMMOOO for BlackBerry 10

If you are a fan of the “Keep Calm And….” posters than you are going to want to grab this app from MMMOOO.  The Unique Keep Calm Generator lets you add your own text and images to the posters in the app to personalize them to your needs.  The app has a variety of backgrounds […]