BlackBerry DTEK 50/Neon set to cost $429.00 CAD/$325.02USD

I was talking with a great friend of mine in one of our BBM groups and he sent me this link to what it seems like retail pricing of the BlackBerry DTEK/Neon! DirectDial.com has the BlackBerry Neon listed on their website for $429 CAD (on sale for $405 CAD), which would make the cost of […]

Press Images of the BlackBerry Neon / DTEK50 Appear on the interwebs!

As we all already know BlackBerry is planing on launching a couple of new Android devices by the end of the year and we have already heard rumors on the BalckBerry Neon/DTEK 50. Press images of the BlackBerry DTEK 50, code named Neon and Hamburg have now appeared on the interwebs along with a full […]

New QNX Platform Accelerates Development of Digital Instrument Clusters

Platform enables customers to deliver compelling user experiences while addressing stringent safety requirements NOVI, MICHIGAN–(Marketwired – June 8, 2016) – TU-Automotive Detroit Conference – QNX Software Systems Limited, a subsidiary of BlackBerry Limited (TSX:BB)(NASDAQ:BBRY), today announced the latest addition to its portfolio of automotive safety products, the QNX® Platform for Instrument Clusters. Digital instrument clusters […]

QNX Acoustics Software Ships in Over 50 Million Automotive Systems

Almost 20 automakers, including Fiat-Chrysler, Ford, GM and Honda, now use QNX acoustics software to enhance the user experience of their vehicles NOVI, MICHIGAN–(Marketwired – June 8, 2016) – TU-Automotive Detroit Conference – QNX Software Systems Limited, a subsidiary of BlackBerry Limited (TSX:BB)(NASDAQ:BBRY), today announced that its acoustics software for hands-free voice communications has shipped […]

Fourth Marshmallow Beta Now Available for some BlackBerry Priv Owners!

While BlackBerry has released Marshmallow for the BlackBerry Priv, a lot of things are going on behind the scenes. BlackBerry is still working on bringing updates to Android 6.0 in the background with beta updates. As you will see in the image below this update is currently only available to BlackBerry Priv models STV100-1, STV100-3 […]

Check out the @NerdBerry Watch Face for your SmartWatch

So the other day was my Birthday and my awesome wife pick up the Motorola 360 2nd generation smartwatch for me for my Birthday. For those of you that want to know what version Moto 360 I received it is the all black stainless steel 46mm watch. Anyway, I have been playing with the Moto […]

BBM for Android updated with bug fixes and improvements

BlackBerry has just rolled out an update to BBM for Android. This update is really nothing special except for just your plain old bug fixes and improvements. Nevertheless you should still grab the update as soon as you can from Google Play. BBM for Android from the Google Play Store

BlackBerry releases Android 6.0 Marshmallow for the Priv!

BlackBerry has started rolling out Android 6.0 Marshmallow for Priv! We all knew it was only going to be a matter of time before BlackBerry rolled out Marshmallow to the masses. This operating system update brings tons of new features and improvements to your BlackBerry Priv. If you are using the ShopBlackBerry Priv models STV100-1 […]

BlackBerry releases 1st Priv Marshmallow beta update!

BlackBerry is now pushing out the first update to their Marshmallow beta! This update is only available to the users that are taking part in the beta through the BlackBerry Beta Zone. This update is a big one coming in at 1771.1MB. The beta was only available to people that purcased the Priv from ShopBlackBerry, […]

Marshmallow beta release set to start rolling out today!

BlackBerry is now poised to start rolling out the Marshmallow beta release to BlackBerry Priv owners today. The release is expected to roll out to participants throughout the remainder of the week. “Some participants will start to receive Marshmallow software tomorrow (Wednesday, EST). We will take a similar approach to how we brought people into […]

Bringing Android to Work with BlackBerry Software webinar set for April 13th

BlackBerry and Google are now set to bring us an all new webinar on Bringing Android to Work with BlackBerry Software. This webinar is set for April 13th at 11:00 AM EDT ans should last about an hour. David Arnold, Sr. Enterprise Solutions Manager at BlackBerry and Michael Wyatt, EMEA Head of Chrome and Android […]

Get in on the BlackBerry Priv Marshmallow Beta Now!

 As I am writhing this article we have some sad news… The BlackBerry Priv Android 6.0 Marshmallow beta is full… You can still sign up on a waiting list should BlackBerry open more spots, so that is a good thing. Keep in mind that the OS is in BETA and not an official release, so […]

BlackBerry Priv to get Marshmallow update in the beginning of May

If you have been wondering when the BlackBerry Priv would get the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update, we now have an ETA! During today’s earnings call BlackBerry made it known that Android 6.0 Marshmallow update would be hitting the Priv by late April to the beginning of May. I know a lot of people out there […]

Verizon is now offering the BlackBerry Priv!

If you are on Verizon and have been waiting for them to release the BlackBerry Priv, today you can now pick one or two or three up! Verizon id offering the BlackBerry Priv online for $30 per month for 24 months or straight out at a cost of $720. If you are planing on picking […]

BlackBerry updates Camera, Keyboard, Launcher and Virtual Expert for Priv

BlackBerry has started gearing up to roll out March’s security update, by releasing updates to their applications for the BlackBerry Priv. Starting last night BlackBerry rolled out updates for Camera, Keyboard, Launcher and Virtual Expert for BlackBerry Priv. Check out the change logs and download links below. What’s new in the BlackBerry Camera app? Users […]

QNX OS for Safety named best software product at Embedded World

As we all know Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2016 is taking place in Barcelona, Spain this week, Also taking place this week is Embedded World 2016 Nuremberg, Germany. At Embedded World 2016 QNX has been awarded “an embedded AWARD for its QNX OS for Safety, an operating system designed for safety-critical applications in the automotive, […]

BlackBerry updates Android Runtime

If you have had issues with Android Runtime on BlackBerry OS 10.3.2.2876 then you are not alone. This OS update brought a very strange bug “Upon uninstalling an Android application, the application icon is removed from the home screen, however, the application is still installed on the BlackBerry 10 smartphone”. BlackBerry has issues an update […]

BlackBerry rolls out February’s security patch for the Priv

If you own a Blackberry Priv you may have noticed all of the application updates the past few days. Along with the application updates BlackBerry has released a small 17MB security patch for the Priv. Since the BlackBerry Priv launch BlackBerry has been on top of the security patches, just like they said they would. […]

BlackBerry updates BBM, BlackBerry Hub, Calendar, Contacts, Notes and Tasks for the Priv

It seems to me that BlackBerry is gearing up for their next round of security updates for the BlackBerry Priv. Just yesterday BlackBerry released updates for BlackBerry Services and the Content Transfer app. Today Blackberry has released updates for BBM, BlackBerry Hub, Calendar, Contacts, Notes and Tasks for the Priv. Check out the change logs […]

BlackBerry Services for the Priv gets a small update

Blackberry has released a small update for BlackBerry Services in Google Play. Like i said it is a small update that includes minor bug fixes only. If you are not familiar with BlackBerry Services the application ‘is the foundation upon which all of your favorite BlackBerry applications are built. It provides both enhanced security and […]