Official Statement from BlackBerry on thier ties to CIBC and TELUS mobile payments

Earlier today we had a source let us know that BlackBerry’s network was behind CIBC and TELUS mobile payments, we reached out to BlackBerry for comment on this. BlackBerry issued the below statement letting us know “in fact, BlackBerry does operate the infrastructure that enables the secure over-the-air provisioning of credentials (e.g. credit card) into […]

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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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

BBM Group Chats to get (D) and (R)

With this is kinda cool in an image tweeted out the other day by the official @BBM Twitter account shows delivery and read receipts are coming to BBM Group chats. That means you will see a (D) for delivered and an (R) for messages that have been read, just like we do now in a […]

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 […]

@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 […]

Max Secure Software launches Private Messages for BBM

Max Secure Software just launched their 10th BlackBerry 10 app. Private Messages for BBM allows the user to keep their messages locked with a password. All the messages sent through BBM and are encrypted by AES-128. Pune, India (January 29th, 2013) – Max Secure Software launches Private Messages for BBM™ for BlackBerry 10 devices. Private […]

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 […]

BlackBerry is rolling out an update to BBM in the BlackBerry Beta Zone

BlackBerry is currently rolling out a beta update to BBM for BlackBerry 10! This update brings a ton of performance enhancements and overall improvements. Check out the change log below. Glympse performance enhancements Improved avatar handling UI polish Upgraded notification performance Emoticon list re-ordered Let us know what you think about the update in the […]

Bravo Streaming app now available for BlackBerry 10

NBCUniversal Media, LLC has just released a new application for BlackBerry 10. Bravo channel is now available in BlackBerry World. The Bravo application lets you stream shows from the Bravo channel right to your BlackBerry 10 device. Watch all the must-see moments from your favorite Bravo shows on the go. Watch preview clips, recap videos, […]

BlackBerry is looking to expand BBM to Android devices running Gingerbread

The title says it all! BlackBerry is looking to expand BBM to Android devices running Gingerbread this news comes in the form of an email currently being sent out to Android uses that are registered  in the BlackBerry Beta Zone. Check out the email mail below: Hi All, Thanks once again for taking part in […]

**UPDATED** BBM for Android with Voice and Channels has leaked!

***UPDATE*** BlackBerry has BLOCKED this leaked version of BBM for Android. If you install it it WILL NOT work. If you loaded this leak, you now must delete BBM and reload the official BBM from Google Play.   Well that did not take long! BlackBerry Messenger beta that was recently released to a select group […]

BlackBerry releases BBM for Android beta version w/Channels and Voice

BlackBerry has begun rolling out an update to BBM for Android, this beta update brings BBM Channels and BBM Voice to the application. The beta is a private beta, and is currently not available to Android users outside of the beta. What’s new? Faster, easier sharing of photos files Increased group sizes in BBM Groups New […]

Happy New Year from @NerdBerry!

We want to wish you a safe and prosperous New Year! We also wanted to wish you good luck with all of the New Year resolutions that are now in front of many of us. We look forward to an amazing 2014!

The @NerdBerry Holiday Photo Contest Winners Announced!!!

We wanted to take some time and thank everyone that entered our Holiday Photo Contest from NerdBerry for a chance to win a BlackBerry Z30 & more!! We also wanted to thank you for your understanding of our technical glitch we had with our email system. Since this time of year is about family I […]

BlackBerry BBM Usage up around the globe!

BBM is showing strong growth is different key markets for BlackBerry, this according to an article recently published by Forbes. BlackBerry Messenger has been available for iOS and Android for about two months so to see some of these numbers is outstanding to say the least.   BBM for iOS is currently sitting in the […]

Merry Christmas from the @NerdBerry Team!

Christmas is finally upon us!! We here at NerdBerry wanted to take a minute to wish each and everyone of you a Very BERRY Christmas! If you are staying at home or traveling to grandma’s house remember to keep your BlackBerry close and your family closer! Be sure to track Santa (thanks to NORAD) here: […]

Holiday Photo Contest Reminder!! Enter for a chance to win a BlackBerry Z30 & more!!

This is just a reminder to those of you that have entered the Holiday Photo Contest from NerdBerry for a chance to win a BlackBerry Z30 & more!! You must have your photos submitted to us by 11:59 PM tonight December 23rd to be entered into our contest. If you have not entered you can […]

No BlackBerry Live 2014 Conference

BlackBerry has done something that we as a community wished would never happen… They have canelled BlackBerry Live 2014 and opted for smaller conferences. Check out the info below and let us know what you think in the comments. BlackBerry events have always been purpose-driven, designed to help get your hands on new products, get familiar […]