Is BlackBerry’s network behind CIBC & TELUS mobile payments???

I had just finished publishing the press release on CIBC and TELUS launch mobile payments, when I received a message from one of our long time sources. This message stated that CIBC and TELUS’s new mobile payments platform was being run over BlackBerry’s secure network. Now keep in mind the press release never stated this […]

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Help bring the BlackBerry Z30 to T-Mobile! Sign this petition!! CC: @JohnLegere

Over the years I have had this love hate relationship with T-Mobile (I have been with them since 2002), so now you see why I have a love hate relationship with them at this point.Anyways let me get off my soap box and get on to the point. The point is currently Verizon holds an […]

CIBC and TELUS launch mobile payments

Canadians will now be able to conveniently pay for coffee, groceries and more with the CIBC Mobile Payment App on their TELUS smartphone TORONTO, Feb. 4, 2014 /CNW/ – CIBC (TSX: CM) (NYSE: CM) and TELUS today announced the launch of the CIBC Mobile Payment App to TELUS mobile devices with Near-Field Communications (NFC) capability, […]

Follow the Inside BlackBerry Developer Blog this week and join the conversation online for #BlackBerryDevEd

According to research firm Gartner, mobile apps will be downloaded more than 268 billion times, generating revenue of more than $77 billion by 2017, underscoring the need and opportunity for mobile app developers. In order to encourage students to consider a career in mobile development, the Inside BlackBerry Developer blog will be running a BlackBerry […]

Fongo (VoIP) has a BlackBerry 10 app in the works

Well if you a currently wishing Waterloo-based Fongo had a free VoIP BlackBerry 10 application you maybe in luck! According to a Twitter post from a Fongo employee the application is currently in the works! Fongo currently states that “Fongo for BlackBerry is not currently available. Please check back soon!” Well here is your glimmer […]

Snap 2.0 for BlackBerry 10 – Now download previously purchased apps!

I have been using Snap on my BlackBerry 10 device since it first released to download APK’s directly to my Z10 now on my Z30. Now the awesome application has been updated to version 2.0 and brings some new features and much mush more! Check out the change log below: What’s new? Download previously purchased […]

Chive On App Now In BlackBerry World

A while back we told about the Chive On app that you could download from another website. Now it is available from BlackBerry World. It comes with a bunch of features and is a fully native BlackBerry 10 app! Features: * Stay up to date with the latest galleries from theCHIVE (no videos, yet). * […]

February Brings Free EA Games

EA Games is generously giving away their games for free this month. There are plenty of games to pick from for each of the BlackBerry 10 devices. Check out the list below, there is probably something you’ve been waiting for and now it’s free! For BlackBerry Z10: Battleship Bejeweled 2 Boggle Dead Space Flight Control […]

Unofficial Chive App Becomes Official.

Unofficially there has been a Chive app available for some time to BlackBerry users as a free download.  Unfortunately, the first go round to get the app accepted into BlackBerry World did not go as planned, so the developer made the app available for free to users.  I guess that BlackBerry World had a change […]

Parrot for BlackBerry 10 updated to version 2.1!

If you have not used Parrot for BlackBerry 10 we suggest you check it out as of today it has received a huge update to version 2.1. Keep in mind that this update is ONLY for users running OS 10.2 or higher. A huge thanks to Riley for sending this one over to us! Parrot […]

Leaked BBM for Android for Gingerbread OS!

Well of you are still on an Android device running Gingerbread and are still waiting, your wait is over! BBM for Gingerbread users has leaked out for you to try out. Please keep in mind that BlackBerry will most likely block that application shortly, so if it stops working the just delete it and wait […]

Check out the BlackBerry Community App

Earlier today @fortneyland95 let me know that BlackBerry had just launched a brand new native Blackberry 10 application titled BlackBerry Community App. The BlackBerry Community App is your window into the BlackBerry Community. Read the official Inside BlackBerry Blogs: Inside BlackBerry Inside BlackBerry Help Blog Inside BlackBerry Developer Blog Inside BlackBerry Business Blog Access the […]

@BlackBerry 10 Turns One! #BB10Birthday

One year ago today we had reporters at the Toronto, Canada and New York City launch events. The excitement for BlackBerry 10 that day was completely amazing. Our team of reporters were on their toes every waking moment and we had a blast doing it. Over the past year we have seen BlackBerry 10 grow […]

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: We’re excited to announce support for Cisco Unified Presence and Cisco WebEx Messenger […]

WhatsApp for BlackBerry 10 Updated

WhatsApp Messenger for BlackBerry 10 has received a nice little update today. This update takes the version to 2.11.529, 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 […]

BlackBerry releases enterprise IM for BlackBerry 10

Having not tested the Balance nor BlackBerry Enterprise side of things myself personally I cannot comment much on its ease of use nor the desirability of such an app and option such as BBE IM but I know of people that do and I can imagine the discussions in offices that have such systems as […]

Watch Superbowl XLVIII on your BlackBerry (Verizon)

No, that wasn’t a typo and to clarify matters I’ll say it again: Watch Superbowl XLVIII from your BlackBerry (Verizon)… Yeah! I had to read it a few times to ensure I wasn’t imagining things. I remember seeing the NFL app toward the end of last year, it’s a fantastic app that allows it’s user […]

BBM is heading to a Gingerbread device near you!

This is reall not BIG news as we mentioned this back on the 13th of January, but Jeff Gadway head of product and brand marketing for BBM has issued the following statement on BBM for Android 2.3.3 and above. The team at BBM has been busy in the kitchen over the last few months cooking […]

Dropbox & Box for BlackBerry 10 Updated

What a day! BlackBerry has been releasing new things for us to enjoy on our BlackBerry 10 device from OS’s to applications. Now we have an update for both Dropbox and Box. These updates bring a much needed feature to BlackBerry 10. This feature is “ability to share a link to a file, to pause […]

WeChat for BlackBerry 10 gets a small update

WeChat International Pte. Ltd has released an updated to WeChat for BlackBerry 10, this update takes the version 3.0.1.1. This update is currently available in BlackBerry World for all to download.WeChat is the complete mobile communication and social networking app. Free, cross-platform, and full-featured, WeChat is the best way to keep in touch with everyone […]