BlackBerry is Expanding BBM Money

During a recent talk with ReCode,David Proulx, senior director of BBM Business Development let the world know that BlackBerry was planing on expanding the BBM Money transferring service beyond Indonesia. Here is what he had to say: “Because we are, by nature, private and secure and reliable and regulatory-compliant, we are ideally suited to bring […]

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Check out Updatein Places – A Location based search for BlackBerry 10

Updatein Labs just let us know about a brand new application that they have released for BlackBerry 10. The new application is titled Updatein Places and is really cool. Updatein Places is powered by Google places and is available for all countries. Check out the description below as well as some screenshots we have added for your […]

Facebook for BlackBerry 10 updated – Sort your newsfeed now & more!

BlackBerry is finally rolling out an update to their Facebook application for BlackBerry 10 which includes the ability to sort your newsfeeds!! Please note the app may take up to 24 hours to appear in BlackBerry World What’s new? Newsfeed Sorting – sort your newsfeed stories by ‘Most Recent’ or ‘Top Stories’. Emoji Support (Emoticons) […]

Saudi Telecom and BlackBerry announce integrated carrier billing for BlackBerry smartphone customers in Saudi Arabia

Kingdom of Saudi Arabia – Saudi Telecom (STC) and BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB) today announced integrated carrier billing for BlackBerry® smartphone customers in KSA, allowing customers to quickly, conveniently and securely purchase apps for their phone on the BlackBerry® World™ storefront, and have the charges directly applied to their standard Saudi Telecom (STC) […]

Opera Mini 8 updated for BlackBerry Legacy

Faster Than A Speeding Bullet We’ve been developing advanced data-saving technology for years, giving you up to 90% quicker browsing and download speeds. Opera Mini’s new flat design, optimized resolutions and powerful rendering engine make it the best looking web browser for your phone. Easier on the eyes We’ve added a new feature called night […]

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: Connect to Microsoft OneDrive is a completely free application that allows […]

Foursquare for BlackBerry 10 updated – Brings new UI & More

foursquare has rolled out a huge update for BlackBerry 10. This update takes the version to 10.4.0.1694 and is currently available in BlackBerry World. Foursquare helps you and your friends make the most of where you are. Join the over 25 million people who are already on Foursquare and download the free app! Big performance improvements on […]

Help bring BlackBerry 10.2.1 to the masses!

This morning I received a couple of tweets to the @NerdBerry account letting us know about a new campaign to bring BlackBerry OS 10.2.1 to the masses. Thunderclap article organized by @DeeJayDanny_C and tweeted over to us by @parthokarki. Let’s you send out the following message to Twitter, Facebook and Tumblr. The message for Twitter […]

ReadItNow! Updated to include Multi-Selection Support

ReadItNow! was recently updated to v6.7.0.  The biggest change to this update is the ability to select multiple items for deletion as well as marking that selection as read.   It has also included a new app called Turbo Reader which is being described as a productivity increasing tool.  If you are interested in downloading the […]

Developer Commitments Being Honored by BlackBerry

The BlackBerry Developer Commitment Program has come to an end, with some  grumbles from the development community.  Apparently there were some issues with the “Ts and Cs” of the program that were not completely hammered out on the blog.  The promise was that if a dev made an app that was “BlackBerry Approved” and it […]

Whine a Vine app for BlackBerry 10 updated

The popular native Vine application for BlackBerry 10, Whine has received a nice little update today. Whine’s update brings BBM integration and much more to the app.  Whine is currently available in BlackBerry World for all to download. What’s new? Parsing contacts completely fixed. Comments text limited to 120 characters. Front cam vines flipped thumbnail […]

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 are very excited to let you know that the MLB.com […]

Huge Win for BlackBerry: Odebrecht Purchasing 3500 BlackBerry 10 devices

Sao Paulo, Brazil – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB), a world leader in mobile communications, and Odebrecht, a Brazilian organization with global presence with more than 190,000 employees and 41,5 billion dollars in revenues in 2012, announced today that Odebrecht will be purchasing 3,500 BlackBerry® 10 smartphones, a mix of BlackBerry® Z10 and BlackBerry® […]

BBM’s 6MB file transfer size to get an increase

One of the most painful things we encounter as BBM users is the file transfer limit. This limit is set to only 6MB, so anything over 6MB will not be sent. This file limit is currently being addressed by BlackBerry and the BBM team. Jeff Gadway sent out the following tweet: Hey @Bla1ze @thelink74 happy […]

Sportrate update brings Heart Rate Monitors support

Sportrate gets crucial update. New release brings ability to connect bluetooth Heart Rate Monitors and some other features. We support all devices compatible with Bluetooth 4.0(LE) Smart standard. This feature is available to our users who bought ‘advanced’ license. Full changelog (1.8.0.10) : – Heart Rate Monitors support (BT 4.0) – New Activities – Calories […]

Flip Shush for BlackBerry 10 Updated

Flip Shush just received a small update with the Application menu bug and unknown profile error. Head on over to BlackBerry World and update/Buy.

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: Quick reminder for BlackBerry 10 game lovers: All EA Games are […]

New App Vetting Logos heading to BlackBerry World

BlackBerry has announce today via their Inside BlackBerry Business Blog, that they will be adding “BlackBerry’s multi-layered approach for vetting apps. These logos will highlight apps that have been scanned by BlackBerry Guardian, our internal, proprietary app analysis program and Trend Micro’s Mobile App Reputation technology. In order to provide a stringent level of protection […]

BlackBerry’s Response to T-Mobile’s Anti-BlackBerry Campaign

BlackBerry CEO John Chen has stepped out and addressed the so called promotion that T-Mobile was offering BlackBerry customers on their network. If you are not sure what we are referring to, T-Mobile sent out an invitation to current BlackBerry customers on their network to “upgrade to it iShit”. With this sitting in our faces […]

BlackBerry Maps for BB10 updated for Stability and Performance Enhancements

BlackBerry just released a new update for BlackBerry Maps.  The newest version (v 10.2.1.778) of Maps was released to fix a few issues that were centered around Performance and Stability issues in the app. You can head over to BlackBerry World to download the update if you would like.