BBM for Android gets an update

BlackBerry has just rolled out a maintenance update to BlackBerry Messenger for Android. This update takes the version to 2.2.1.45 and is currently available in the Google Play Store as a free download. This update brings Performance improvements as well as bug fixes.. Check out the update via the link below and let us know […]

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This Infographic shows off the top 10 countries using BBM for the World Cup!

BlackBerry has published a very interesting infographic that showcases the top 10 countries that used BBM during the 2014 World Cup. According to BlackBerry: This time, we looked at the messaging activity of users from 36 different countries around the globe in order to compare their BBM activity during game times (regardless of teams playing), to their everyday […]

BlackBerry releases two new videos that show BBM Protected and NHS Hospital

BlackBerry has just released two new videos that show off BBM Protected and NHS hospital. Check out the videos below and let us know your thoughts in the comments. Introducing BBM Protected: secure instant messaging for security conscious organizations. Visit www.blackberry.com/BBMprotected to learn more. This video demonstrates how Aneurin Bevan University Health Board (ABUHB) has […]

Search for Wikipedia 1.5.0.0 now available in BlackBerry Beta Zone

S4BB Limited has just released the Search for Wikipedia 1.5.0.0 beta on the BlackBerry Beta Zone. Deep BlackBerry 10 integration into the phone’s “Universal Device Search” allows very easy access to search through many country versions of Wikipedia. Search on the free online encyclopedia – Wikipedia, for anything at all Search for Wikipedia would surprise […]

Things You Do and Mickey & Friends BBM Sticker Packs Now Available for BBM!

Disney has gone and done it again, this time with the release of Mickey & Friends stickers for BBM. We have already seen the likes of Toy Story and Frozen as BBM sticker packs now the Mickey & Friends has joined the ranks. This sticker pack is coming in at a cost of just $1.99. Check […]

CascaRun PRO for BlackBerry 10 updated

BWA has just released an update to their highly popular fitness application CascaRun PRO for BlackBerry 10. This update brings the version to 1.8.0.1 and is currently available in BlackBerry World for just $4.99. CascaRun is a native Sports Tracking application which provides a user-friendly and powerful way to monitor and review your sport activities. What’s […]

QNX hosting Project Ion webinar on July 10th

If you want to learn more about Project Ion and the ‘Internet of Things’ QNX is hosting a webinar on July 10 at 10:00am PT / 1:00 pm ET / 5:00pm GMT. “There’s an evolution underway to enable customers to realize their vision for the Internet of Things (IoT) and transform the customer experience. This webinar […]

Scoreloop to shutdown on Dec 1st, 2014

Way back in June of 2011 BlackBerry acquired Scoreloop, now they are sending out notifications that on December 1st 2014 Scoreloop will shutdown. “Scoreloop provides everything you need to add social elements to any game. From developers to brands, operators and OEMs, Scoreloop’s social gaming ecosystem and SDK creates instant communities and connections, and new […]

Is Skype hurting because of BBM?

I just received an email from my great friend and fellow Nerd Carl, this email seemed to screamed at me “BBM is Killing us!! We have to do something!” The subject is titled “Come back! We’ve got a shiny new Android app…” Now I know you are going to say well BBM only has voice […]

BBM for Windows Phone lands in private beta

Last month BlackBerry CEO John Chen let the world know that BlackBerry would start rolling out BBM for Windows Phone sometime in July. Well it looks like that sometime is now as BBM for Windows Phone has landed in the form of a private beta. If you have not received the BBM beta invitation and […]

Happy 4th of July from the NerdBerry Team!

As we celebrate our Independence day, we wanted take a minute to wish everyone a very Happy 4th of July from the Nerds! Remember to have lots and lots of fun and be safe as we celebrate the 4th of July. Also keep the flag flying high today!! Let us know what the 4th of […]

Disney’s Frozen BBM sticker pack now available!

Disney has gone and done it again, this time with the release of Frozen stickers for BBM. We have already seen the likes of Toy Story as BBM sticker packs now the highly popular movie Frozen has joined the ranks. This sticker pack is coming in at a cost of just $1.99. Check out the […]

Happy Canada Day from @NerdBerry

Nerdberry wanted to take a few minutes today and wish a very happy Canada Day to all of our Canadian friends that are oot and oboot (out and about) celebrating today. Especially two of our editors B-ren and Nerdberry_Kim.  Now everyone can return to the celebration and have a Molson for me.

Celebrate Canada Day with the “Canada Day, Eh!” BBM Sticker Pack

BlackBerry is sharing its Canadian pride today with the release of the Canada Day, Eh! sticker pack for BBM users on BlackBerry 10, iOS and Android smartphones. BBM users can celebrate Canada Day on July 1st with playful stickers of national icons like beavers, moose, lumberjacks and polar bears. They can further personalize their chat […]

Another video shows off BlackBerry Blend

Late last night we saw a retail demo of BlackBerry Blend, this morning we now have a new video showing off BlackBerry Blend in a whole three minutes! We certainly cannot wait for BlackBerry Blend to go mainstream. Check out the video below and let us know your thoughts in the comments. Via: CB forums

Smart Watch Companion, Cast and more now on sale for just $.99!

My good buddy Tony Cresswell just let me know that he is celebrating his birthday in a big way! Tony has placed all five of his BlackBerry 10 applications on sale for just $.99!! So that means you can get the following applications: Cast for BlackBerry Smart Watch Companion Companion (with NFC) BlockID MobID My […]

Join our BBM Channel for a chance to win a BlackBerry branded, OGIO duffel bag!

Just like the title suggests we are giving away a BlackBerry branded, OGIO duffel bag! All you have to do is join our BBM Channel (C000F0BF2) and post a comment on our BBM Channel within this post informing us why you love BlackBerry. Once we hit 1000 subscribers we will choose one lucky winner to send […]

BBM Registrations hit 160 million; 85 million active monthly users

During the earnings call today BlackBerry CEO John Chen dropped some staggering numbers concerning BBM! Currently there are 160 million registered BBM users worldwide. Out of the 160 million users 50 million of them are using BBM on a BlackBerry device that brings the total of active monthly users to a whopping 85 million and […]

BBM for Windows Phone coming Next Month!

During this mornings earnings call BlackBerry CEO John Chen let us know that BBM for Windows Phone will me coming in July, as we already new it would be here sometime this summer it is nice to know just when it BBM will head to WP. Are you on a Windows Phone? What do you […]

BlackBerry CEO John Chen talks Amazon deal with Fox Business

BlackBerry CEo John Chen has just sat down with Fox Business to talk about the new partnership with Amazon. Mr. Chen offered some more details on the deal and how Amazon can help BlackBerry in the long term. Check out the video below and let us know what your thoughts are in the comments. Watch […]