BlackBerry Classic: An Open Letter from John Chen

BlackBerry CEO John Chen has just published an open letter on Inside BlackBerry. Chen addresses loyal, current and former BlackBerry users. Check out the letter below and let us know you thoughts in the comments! To our loyal (current and former) BlackBerry users: BlackBerry is driven by an urgent, obsessive focus on what matters: you. […]

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Happy Thanksgiving to all of our Canadian friends and family

We wanted to take a moment to wish a Happy Thanksgiving to all of our Canadian friends and family! I know our Canadian family and friends will be eating turkey and drinking a ton of ginger and rye (Drink some for us!).  We hope you enjoy your holiday!

BETA: BlackBerry 10.3.1 SDK and Developer OS 10.3.1.396 now available

BlackBerry has gone and finally released the BlackBerry SDK 10.3.1 and developer OS 10.3.1.396! This means that the gold release is only a month or so away!! You can get the BlackBerry 10.3.1 SDK here.One would think someone will be working on making this OS fully functional at some point or another. Please people keep […]

Did you miss the BlackBerry Passport launch event? Check out the replay!

Yesterday was a huge day for BlackBerry, with the launch of the BlackBerry Passport and more, BlackBerry steamed the event live. Well BlackBerry knows some of you out their have to be at work and were not able to watch the event unfold. The good news is that BlackBerry has set up a replay of […]

With the launch of the BlackBerry Passport tomorrow, here is some iPhone 6 destruction videos

On my way home from my day job I was thinking of a way to celebrate what I will call BlackBerry’s next step, the Passport launch. As we all know the BlackBerry Passport will launch tomorrow along with several other goodies BlackBerry has up its sleeve. With the iPhone 6 launch last we we have […]

Happy Birthday @k_Mart_ !!!!

  Over the last few years we have had several writers come and go, but Kendrick has been here through thick and thin. So it is our pleasure to wish him a very HAPPY BIRTHDAY! Now we will not say just how old Kendrick is, but rest assure he is in his 50’s… Hahaha! Just […]

Alleged Vulnerability found on BlackBerry thanks to OMA-DM Exploit??

Over the years we have seen many devices get rooted and ‘hack’ hell I have rooted my own devices just for fun! News is now coming out the during last weeks BlackHat 2014 conference held in Las Vegas that iOS, Android and even BlackBerry devices are vulnerable to “the mechanisms used to update smartphone operating […]

10.3 “new home screen” from @TheDutch20

This is an open letter to the people of the BlackBerry community. I have a tiff that I need addressed. The biggest pet peeve I have with 10.3 I can’t can’t stand the “new home screen”. As far as needing some silly feature like that I say NO THANKS. I don’t find it useful, for […]

President Obama to get a custom BlackBerry Passport?!?!

I was going through my emails and to my delight I came across an email with this image attached. As you will see in the image below it is a BlackBerry Passport with the Presidential Seal right below the BlackBerry logo. Now we all know how much President Obama loves his BlackBerry, but as far […]

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 […]

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 […]

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.

Twitter for BBOS devices updated in the Beta Zone

Still rocking that BBOS device? You will be happy to know that BlackBerry has just pushed out a new update to their Twitter applcation. This update takes the version to 5.0.0.5 and can be downloaded from the Beta Zone. Key Fixes: DM photos in a conversation view are reloaded when accessed from the BB inbox […]

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 […]

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 […]

Twitter for BlackBerry OS Devices Updated in the Beta Zone

BlackBerry has released an update to Twitter for BlackBerry (T4BB) to version 5.0.0.3. This update is currently available in the BlackBerry Beta Zone. Stay connected to the people, information and news you care about on Twitter®, with the high-quality experience you expect on a BlackBerry Smartphone. What’s New in Twitter for BlackBerry V5.0.0.3? New Features: […]

Changes to BlackBerry World vendor portal coming soon

Developers listen up! BlackBerry is sending out email notifications to all developers informing them of the changes that are headed our way. Here is what the email stated along with the key improvements that are headed our way! Yes it’s true! The BlackBerry World Vendor Portal has been completely redesigned to provide you with a […]