Make your BlackBerry Q10 apps part of the BlackBerry Passport Launch

BlackBerry is currently sending out emails to let developers know that they will be bringing their BlackBerry Q10 applications over to the BlackBerry Passport upon release. BlackBerry has done this in the past as a way to help BlackBerry developers get applications fast on a new device. Check out the email BlackBerry is sending out […]

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Video demo shows the BlackBerry Passport Touch-Sensitive Keyboard

If you have been wondering how the BlackBerry Passport’s touch-sensitive keyboard is going to work then have a look at the video below. Just like the BlackBerry 10 full touch devices you will be ablt to flick up to select words on the device using the touch-sensitive keyboard and you will also be able to […]

Down Tube lands in the BlackBerry Beta Zone

S4BB Limited just informed us that the have released Down Tube into the BlackBerry Beta Zone. Down Tube a Built for BlackBerry certified application lets you pre-load videos from YouTube, Vimeo and Metacafe for later viewing. This beta update takes the version to 1.2.1.0, and brings some minor bugs and user interface glitches have been […]

Gnewsreader for BlackBerry 10 updated

My favorite feed reading application for BlackBerry 10 has just had a nice  upgrade with headless support!  features as follows     – Browse by folder/subscription or tags with unread count display     – Auto read status sync in feed detail page     – Unread only browsing mode to quickly browse only unread items     – […]

Instagram video shows off the BlackBerry Passport’s speaker quality

I was scrolling through my Instagram timeline and came across the below video showing off the BlackBerry Passport’s speaker quality. The video posted by @apps_bh shows off what appears to be a YouTube video that shows off Jimmy Fallon. Even thought the video is short it really is interesting to see the Passport in action. […]

BBM for iOS and Android to get new native UI’s

During today’s Q&A session at BlackBerry’s Security Summit in New York Enterprise Chief John Sims stated that a native UI for BBM is coming to both iOS and Android. As we already know BBM for Windows Phone has a more native UI experience versus BBM for iOS and Android. Currently BBM for iOS and Android […]

BlackBerry Guardian will automatically check all Android apps that users install

BlackBerry has just announced via Inside BlackBerry Biz Blog “that starting with the BlackBerry Passport, BlackBerry Guardian will automatically check all Android apps that customers install on their BlackBerry smartphones”! This thanks to BlackBerry Guardian and Trend Micro. BlackBerry Guardian is just one part of our multi-layered security strategy. BlackBerry 10 was designed for security […]

Amazon BBM Channels Go Live

If you are like me you are a very savvy internet shopper, and check a multiple websites before making a purchase online. Amazon has just recently went live with their very own BBM Channel and why not? They did after all partner with BlackBerry to bring the Amazon App Store to BlackBerry 10.3. You can […]

Germany wants officials to use encrypted BlackBerry 10 devices with Secusmart technology

Today just keeps getting more interesting. This morning BlackBerry announced that they have acquired Secusmart to strengthen their security measures on BlackBerry. With that being said a while back the U.S. National Security Agency was eavesdropping on German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Since then Germany’s Federal Ministry of the Interior has taken action against spying by deploying […]

BlackBerry is working on new program for pre-release BlackBerry products!

If you are a member of the BlackBerry Beta Zone you may want to start keeping an eye on your email box as BlackBerry has started to roll out a brand new program for pre-release BlackBerry products! People that receive the email are asked to take a quick survey to show just how interested they […]

BlackBerry CEO John Chen “I am actually feeling better than that now but I never use 100:0 as that would jinx us.”

In a very recent interview with the Financial Times Telecoms Correspondent Daniel Thomas spoke with BlackBerry CEO John Chen. in the interview below Mr. Chen gives us some great insight on BlackBerry’s new path as well the truth. Thi most interesting remark below is from CEO John Chen “It’s still 80:20,” BlackBerry’s chief executive says […]

Videos shows the BlackBerry Passport compared to other devices

A brand new video has popped up on YouTube showing of several smartphone mockups compared to the BlackBerry Passport. All of the devices here in this video have been mocked up to full specs and let me say this wow. Canoopsy . took there time is getting all of these mockup to look the the […]

Snap2Chat for BlackBerry 10 Updated

b Nem0ry Studios has released a new update to Snap2Chat for BlackBerry 10. This update is currently available in BlackBerry World for all to download. Snapchat is a photo and video sharing social application which allows you to send a ‘snap’ for up to 10 seconds to one or multiple friends ; after which it […]

Spo2fy a native BlackBerry 10 Spotify app lands in the Beta Zone!

BlackBerry users have been waiting on a native Spotify application for far too long. That wait maybe over as NemOry the developer has just released an ALPHA into the BlackBerry Beta Zone. With that said BlackBerry 10.2.1 users like myself are most likely using the Android version of the app already, it will be nice to […]

BlackBerry Jam Zone Rewards Program is Coming to an End!

BlackBerry has just let the developer world know that they BlackBerry Jam Zone Rewards Program is coming to an end. The program was used to help entice developers to develop their applications for BlackBerry 10. BlackBerry has even added the BlackBerry PlayBook and the BlackBerry Z30 to the list items you can redeem your points for. […]

Duck Dynasty & Pink Panther BBM Stickers now available!

BlackBerry has really gotten some big names behind their BBM stickers! We have already seen stickers from Coke, Disney and many more. Today, A&E Television and MGM both have released two awesome new sticker packs for BBM. A&E released a Duck Dynasty sticker pack for just $1.99 and MGM has released the Pink Panther sticker […]

President Obama to get a custom BlackBerry Passport?!?!

I was going through my emails and to my delight I came across an email with this image attached. As you will see in the image below it is a BlackBerry Passport with the Presidential Seal right below the BlackBerry logo. Now we all know how much President Obama loves his BlackBerry, but as far […]

Foursquare No More? Well At Least Not for Check-Ins

The beloved check-in application that we have surprisingly have had since the start of BlackBerry 10 has finally updated and changed in a few different ways. First and foremost Foursquare has updated its logo and its branding, no longer do we see those whimsical blues and check marks. Now we are given the “F” symbol. […]

Tim Neil exits BlackBerry – BatBerry still in progress

Tim Neil has officially left BlackBerry, he made the announcement via his blog. If you are not sure what Tim Neil did at BlackBerry, he was behind the BBUI.js framework and worked a ton on WebWorks as well. Tim is also very well know for his projet BatBerry car, which seems to be running QNX. […]

iGrann Pro an Instagram client for BlackBerry 10 updated

If you are using iGrann by now you know that there has been a brand new update released for the application. iGrann is first full native and free client for Instagram on BlackBerry 10 is here. It is not just an Instagram viewer, it is a fully featured app.  What’s new in v2.0.1.1? Fix for issue […]