BlackBerry Porsche Design P’9983 launch event also headed to London

With the fast approaching BlackBerry Passport launch some maybe forgetting the BlackBerry  Porsche Design P’9983 launch event that is set to take place September 17th. Up until now the launch event was only for Dubai now we know that there will also be a launch event taking place in London at Harrods. If you are […]

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BBM Channels Integrates with Social Relationship Platform Hootsuite

Integration enables Hootsuite users to create, moderate and engage with Channel followers WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Sept. 16, 2014) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY) (TSX:BB), a global leader in mobile communications, announced today that BBM(TM) Channels can be managed with Hootsuite, allowing social media teams to engage with their Channel followers directly from the Hootsuite dashboard. Hootsuite […]

AIESEC Canada’s Executive Team Uses BlackBerry Z30 Smartphones to Take Collaboration and Productivity to the Next Level

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Sept. 15, 2014) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a global leader in mobile communications, and AIESEC Canada today announced that they’re working together to help AIESEC Canada’s executive team stay connected, collaborative and productive as they lead the international leadership-development organization. Over the next 12 months AIESEC Canada’s seven-person executive team will be […]

PressReader for BlackBerry 10 updated

PressReader has released an update to their BlackBerry 10 application PressReader. This update takes the version to 2.2.1409.8.  PressReader is the ultimate news app. Download complete issues of thousands of top newspapers and magazines just as they appear in print. Millions of people use PressReader to read, share and talk about news. Get all the […]

Care Bears and Liselle BBM Stickers now available

If you are an 80’s baby like myself you already know who the Care Bears are, American Greetings has just released a Care Bears sticker pack into the BBM store for just $1.99. Along with the Care Bears sticker pack Liselle from Lisa Lee has landed in the BBM Store as well. Liselle sticker pack […]

BlackBerry makes an appearance in popular Xbox One game Forza 5

My son is into video games and he knows just how much I love BlackBerry so when he was playing Forza 5 he stopped me in my tracks and told me “Dad you need to check this out”! He pulled up the Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula 1 car in Forza 5 and BOOM there is the […]

Audi Virtual Cockpit powered by QNX, wins CTIA ‘2014 Hot for the Holidays’ award

During CTIA Super Mobility Week in Las Vegas at the Sands Expo and Convention Center this week QNX is bring another victory home! This victory is thanks to the brand new Audi Virtual Cockpit that actually runs QNX. The Audi Virtual Cockpit has won 2014 CTIA Hot for the Holidays awards by coming in first! […]

Facebook for BBOS Devices updated in the Beta Zone

BlackBerry has released Facebook for legacy BlackBerry devices in the BlackBerry Beta Zone. This update takes the version to 4.4.0.11. Be sure to check out the known issue listed below. New Features Available: Multiple Photo Upload (photos now in chronological order) Ability to Edit/Delete status Multiple Bug Fixes  Known Issues User is not able to […]

iPhone 6 gets compared to the BlackBerry Bold 9700

It is not often someone does a video comparison of a newly announced device next to a five year old device. The folks of at National Post have done just that, taking the iPhone 6 and comparing it to the BlackBerry Bold 9700. The video will make you laugh a bit especially if you have […]

BlackBerry is internally testing BBM for wearables

In the past few months we have been seeing a ton of wearable from smart watches to fitness bands and more. More recently we have seen the Apple Watch, The Apple Watch is Apple’s first attempt at a wearable device, BlackBerry on the other hand has no plans on entering this arena. With that being […]

BlackBerry Acquires Movirtu to Improve Adoption of BYOD and COPE

New solution enables “split billing” for iOS, Android and BlackBerry WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Sept. 11, 2014) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a global leader in mobile communications, announced today that it has acquired Movirtu, a provider of virtual identity solutions for mobile operators that allows multiple numbers to be active on a single device. This improves […]

Blockr a Call Blocker App for BlackBerry 10 Gets Updated

Miciniti has just release a great update to the application for BlackBerry 10 Blockr. Blockr is a call blocking application that seems to be the best one I have used yet. A simple and easy to use headless calls blocker and texts blocker with blacklist, whitelist and block logs. Check out the features and change […]

Use your Starbucks card on your BlackBerry 10 device with Coffee Companion

My good friend Tony Cresswell just let us know about his newest application for BlackBerry 10, Coffee Companion. Coffee Companion helps you to store your Starbucks card barcode in your phone and use it at any Starbucks location. Check out the full application description below and let us know what you think about the app […]

S4BB is giving away 10,000 copies of Task Master for BlackBerry 10

S4BB Limited just let me know that they are currently offering 10,000 FREE copies of Task Master for BlackBerry 10! Check out what S4BB had to say below. To promote our app Task Master, our BBM Channel as well as BBM itself and its channels we are giving away 10,000 free copies of Task Master […]

Happy Birthday @k_Mart_ !!!!

  Over the last few years we have had several writers come and go, but Kendrick has been here through thick and thin. So it is our pleasure to wish him a very HAPPY BIRTHDAY! Now we will not say just how old Kendrick is, but rest assure he is in his 50’s… Hahaha! Just […]

BlackBerry Beta Zone gets a small update

BlackBerry has just rolled out a small update to their BlackBerry Beta Zone application. As I said this updated a small one and you can check out the full change log below. What’s new?   Fix for ‘programs’ tab icon Performance improvements Head on over to the BlackBerry Beta Zone

MockIt for BlackBerry 10 gets updated

OSBB Code Labs has been hard at work, working on this update to their application MockIt. MockIt version 2.0.0.5 is currently available in BlackBerry World. MockIt! can be used to generate memes using images included in the app. This app can also be used to generate high resolution device renders using your own screenshots. What’s […]

Get the BlackBerry Z30 at Rogers, Bell and TELUS $0 on a 2-yr contract

BlackBerry has just teamed up with Canadian carriers Rogers, Bell and TELUS to offer Canadians the BlackBerry Z30 for $0!!! Now you must keep in mind to be able to pick up the BlackBerry Z30 for nothing you must sign a two-year contract with one of the listed carriers above. Keep in mind this is […]

ReFocus Tech launches Convertly for BlackBerry 10

ReFocus Tech launches Convertly for BlackBerry 10 w ith 24 unit conversions, live currency conversions and customizable interface! Pune, India (September 8th, 2014) – Today ReFocus Tech announced the release of Convertly for BlackBerry 10 devices. The app boasts 24 categories of units to convert from, in a neat and clean interface. Along with the […]

MetalRock.FM from Nobex Lands on BlackBerry 10

Nobex Technologies Inc has just released a brand new BlackBerry 10 application titled MetalRock.FM. MetalRock.FM will let you stream mainstream & classics metal/hardrock artists like Metallica, Trivium, Killswitch Engage, Tool, Disturbed, Pantera, Ozzy Osbourne, Slayer, Slipknot, Mudvayne, Megadeth, Korn, Iron Maiden, Godsmack, Stone Sour and many many more! If you are a metal fan this application […]