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 […]

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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 […]

BBM Protected support docs and more available!

BlackBerry has released the BBM Protected support documents, frequently asked questions and training documentation and more! If you are interested in learning more about BBM Protected you can do so here. This is a PDF document and it is a very large one at that. Check it out and let us know what your thoughts […]

What do you think about the new BBM Chat Wallpapers? #jointheconversion BBM Channel C000F0BF2

This morning we were going through BBM and thought about getting people’s opinions about the newest feature in BBM, the chat wallpaper setting. So we set up a post on our BBM Channel (PIN:C000F0BF2) to get everyone’s opinion! Check out the post on our channel and let us know what you think about the new […]

Jannah Hotels and Resorts steps up efficiency through BBM

Dubai, UAE – Jannah Hotels, designed to recreate the spirit of the noble Bedouin hospitality with its distinctive and creative infrastructure, today announced the integration of BBM™, one of the largest private social mobile networks, into its hotel management services. All employees at Jannah including room attendants, engineers and management team have been equipped with […]

BlackBerry Wins Indonesia Cellular Award (ICA) 2014 for BBM!

Jakarta, 16 June 2014 – BlackBerry, a world leader in mobile communications, has received the Indonesia Cellular Award (ICA) 2014 for BBM – its reliable and secure instant messaging application, in the category ‘Best Mobile Chat App’. The respected award was received at the Indonesia Cellular Show 2014 at the Jakarta Convention Center in Jakarta […]

BBM for BlackBerry gets updated

BlackBerry has just started rolling out a brand new update for BlackBerry Messenger. This updated brings the version to 10.3.33.18 and is currently available in BlackBerry World for all to see. What’s new in version 10.3.33.18? Introducing support for BBM Protected Support for chat wallpapers in the BBM Shop 16 new emoticons Improved experience for […]

The BlackBerry brand remains the favorite in Indonesia

Here in North America the BlackBerry brand has had its ups and downs, more so the downs the past couple of years. In a lot of other markets BlackBerry remains the strongest around the world especially Indonesia. According to Nielsen On Device Meter 48% of smartphone users in Indonesia use BlackBerry as the top brand and […]

MLB.com At Bat 14 for BlackBerry 10 Now ONLY $6.99

My all time favorite BlackBerry 10 application had to be hands down the MLB.com At Bat application. I purchase this application religiously every year at a cost of about $19.99 to $14.99, now it has gone on sale for just $6.99! The offer of $6.99 will be good until Father’s Day June 16th. At Bat […]