Check Out all of the New BBM Emoticons!

As we mentioned this morning BalckBerry is currently in the roll out process with the new BBM for iOS, Android and BlackBerry 10. This new update iincludes a lot of new and great things including about 100 brand spanking new BBM Emoticons! Check out the BBM periodic table below. Let us know what new emoticon […]

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Tons of videos show off what’s new in BBM 2.0

BlackBerry has just unleashed a ton of new videos via their YouTube channel highlighting the brand new BBM 2.0 that is being launched today! Check out the great videos below and let us know your thoughts in the comments! BBM — Share your location Running Late? Share you location with friends live on a map […]

Video: BBM — More ways than ever to BBM me

With toda’s news that BBM for iOS and Android being updated to add BBM Voice and BBM Channels is huge. BlackBerry has just published the above video on their YouTube channel showing off the new features. Check out the video and let us know what you think in the comments. With great new features like […]

BlackBerry Beta Zone app for BlackBerry 10 updated

BlackBerry has released an update to their BlackBerry Beta Zone application in the BlackBerry Beta Zone. This update is still rolling out to BlackBerry 10 devices via the Beta Zone app. This update adds some cool new features as you will see below. What’s new? “My Discussions” feature let’s you view a list of your […]

Vote for your favorite QNX Software Systems CES Car!

If you have been following the QNX blog you already know that leading up to CES 2014 they were showing off the CES Cars of Fame series. Well we were just informed that the QNX blog is holding a poll and letting QNX fans, readers and everyone in between vote for their favorite QNX concept […]

Find Friends Feature added in new BBM update for Android and iOS Users

BlackBerry just let us know that they are rolling out an update to BlackBerry Messenger for iOS and Android users! This update adds a new feature that lets you find friends on BBM. The BBM Find Friends feature “will detect which contacts in your smartphone’s contact list are already using BBM, and allow you to […]

Share Your BBM PIN with Style using BBM PIN Card

BlackBerry Messenger going cross-platform was one of the best ideas BlackBerry could have done! If you have yet to add all of your friends to BBM now you can with style and your own pazzazz with your own customized BBM PIN Card. Choose your favorite country’s flag to show your national pride, upload your own […]

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 […]

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 […]