RIM CEO Thorsten Heins, isn’t going to separate BlackBerry Handset and Service Businesses

On a conference call this morning new CEO Thorsten Heins stated that he has no plans to split RIM into separate services, devices and services will coincide as they always have with the Blackberry Platform.


Analyst Claim: New CEO but Same Old Problems?

With Thorsten Heins the New President and CEO of Research In Motion during this new transitional period with the upcoming launches of new products and the new Blackberry Playbook OS 2.o upate a few analyst weigh in their plea as to the future of RIM’s success in the coming, and the present. It seems that even with the new President and CEO […]

Scosche cellControl locks your device while driving, tattles on your text habit

Scosche has released a new app called cellControl. cellControl locks your device while you are driving to curb that urge to tweet about the person in front of you who is driving 15 below the speed limit.

BlackBerry Traffic Updated to v3.0.1.21 in App World

BlackBerry Traffic has been updated to v3.0.1.21 in the BlackBerry App World. The update addresses several bug fixes. With lots of places to go and people to see, planning to get places on time can be a challenge. Thanks to BlackBerry® Traffic 3.0, you can know your estimated time of arrival (ETA) based on current […]

Research In Motion Gets Sued by Patent Firm Wi-LAN

Ottawa-based patent firm Wi-LAN is now suing RIM for infringing on two patents that Wi-LAN holds. Those patents are U.S. PatentNo. 5,515,369 and U.S. Patent No. 6,232,969.

Q&A With RIM’s New CEO Thorsten Heins

RIM set up a conference call this morning to talk about their new CEO Thorsten Heins and his role in the company. Along with Thorsten Heins on the call was RIM’s new chairman Barbara Stymies on the call. Hit the break for the Q&A!

FileScout/FileScout Lite Updated to v2.8.0.1

FileScout/FileScout Lite both updated to v2.8.0.1! FileScout is a file explorer for your BlackBerry®. In addition to its core functionality (browse the file system, create directories, copy, move, rename, zip, unzip, delete files, or open your media files directly, FileScout also allows you to open text files (including .ini or .xml) so you are able […]

WhatsApp Messenger Updated to v2.7.2330 in App World!

WhatsApp Messenger  has been updated to v2.7.2330 in the BlackBerry App World! WhatsApp is a cross-platform smartphone messenger available for BlackBerry® and 3 other major handsets. WhatsApp Messenger utilizes your existing internet data plan to help you stay in touch with friends, colleagues and family.

BBHTool Gets Updated to v2.4.9.5 – Tons of New Additions!

Lyricidal over at BBH-Plus has updated his BBHTool to v2.4.9.5. This updated brings tons of goodness and fixes. Hit the break for more info!

Video: Meet Thorsten Heins the New President and CEO of Research In Motion

We just told you about Research In Motion new president and CEO Mr. Thorsten Heins, RIM has release the following video introducing Mr. Thorsten Hein to the world! Hit the break to check out the video!

Unboxing The Porsche Design BlackBerry P9981

The good folks over at Tracy and Matt have posted a very cool unboxing video of the Porsche Design BlackBerry P9981! Here is what they said about the video: James gets his hands on the new Porsche designed BlackBerry P9981 and unboxes it in this demo video. Hit the break to check out the video.

Wmode Shows Off AppCarousel Business to Help Carriers and Developers With App Marketing

Developers now can take advantage of the AppCarousel powered by, Wmode, a major player in content management and app distribution, App carousels enable you to get above the noise by pulling together all the apps and digital media you own into a single showcase.  Get your brand, not someone else’s, in front of your audience first. […]

Scrapbook for the BlackBerry PlayBook Updated with New Theme Packs!

RIM has updated Scrapbook for the BlackBerry PlayBook to v2.0.0.2 and has added two theme packs Shabby Chic, and 8-bit. Create Scrapbooks from wallpapers, photos and stickers with playful multi-touch gestures. Save your creations or share them on your Facebook wall. Browse your saved and sent Scrapbooks from a cool “clothes line” list. Create, share […]

Play Flash Video Files (.FLV) On Your Blackberry PlayBook with MovieFlvPlayer, or Flash Video Player

One of the great an amazing things about the Blackberry Playbook that those of its iDevice cousins is the amazing ability to use and watch flash or flash video websites! There is even was to download a few of these flash videos for you to watch offline and save them on your Playbook. Natively the […]

DingleBerry Root Tool Updated to v3.1.0!

The DingleBerry team has updated their PlayBook root exploit tool to v3.1.0! This update includes a built in downgrade tool load the core OS and or the entire OS to a rootable version! This update also includes the Hulu enabler which of course lets you finally watch Hulu on your PlayBook, that many users were having issues with!

RIM Issues Official statement Regarding Kodak Patent Infringement Lawsuit

We are not sure if you remember but a while back Kodak issued a patent infringement lawsuit against RIM and Apple both.  Well there has not been much talk of this suit until now. RIM has broken there silence regarding the case. Hit the break to see what they had to say…

Call Filter Pro For Blackberry Smartphones

There are already a bunch of Call Filter apps but none of them support OS7 devices. Call Filter Pro lets you pick which calls you want to come through and which ones you want to be sent directly to voice mail. Or you can have the phone answer the call and immediately hang up so […]

Somyeol Deluxe 2D Puzzle Platformer For The Playbook

Somyeol Deluxe is a 2D platformer, go on an adventure with over 80 levels! Instead of one character, you get to control multiples and guide them on their way.

Video: #BBMUglySweater Fan Night in New York City

RIM has posted the video below on their YouTube channel showcasing the #BBMUglySweater Fan Night in New York City! Hit the break for the video!

SoundNebula mobilizes the SoundCloud audio experience for BlackBerry users, with integrated BlackBerry Messenger Service (BBM).

SoundNebula, in association with its development partners FloatPoint Media Inc., are proud to announce the immediate availability of the SoundNebula mobile application for BlackBerry. The SoundNebula application enables users to Record and Share their sounds with their networks through the free SoundCloud service.  The app also allows users to listen, follow, and search for sounds […]