The BlackBerry Developer Commitment Program has come to an end, with some grumbles from the development community. Apparently there were some issues with the “Ts and Cs” of the program that were not completely hammered out on the blog. The promise was that if a dev made an app that was “BlackBerry Approved” and it […]
It is that time of the week where BlackBerry puts their list together for the top applications and games for the week! Check out the list below and let us know what you think about the applications in the comments. Highlights of the Week: We are very excited to let you know that the MLB.com […]
This update will bring the app up to version 22.214.171.124 Added 3rd party account support for incoming messages – You can now set LED, vibrate and ringtones for most of the 3rd party apps. Apps that have been tested so far are but not limited to: BBM Whatsapp Social apps: Facebook, Twitter, and Linkedin Blaq […]
Last week, I posted about new BBM features that we are beta testing, including Stickers and the BBM Shop. The response has been really good and we’re continuing to drive toward our global launch, so all of our users can have some fun with these. More recently we’ve started to push sponsored content to some […]
Fongo Inc. has released their application for BlackBerry 10. Way back on February 3rd we let you know that they were in the process of releasing their applcation and they did just that today! Fongo is disrupting the mobile communications world with one simple concept: Free. We make use of advances in technology, an innovative […]
Seems they have a deal going on over at Carphone Warehouse. Right now you can get white Q5 for as little as £99.95, SIM free. Carphone Warehouse has the red version priced at £239.95. Head over to Carphone Warehouse to grab one today!
John Sims is in charge of BBM and is objective is two things. Grow BBM and make money. Clearly, in the longer term, we have to monetize that investment in BBM,” said Sims. “One of the important dimensions for monetizing BBM is the enterprise. What we were hearing from enterprise customers was that they like […]
Sao Paulo, Brazil – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB), a world leader in mobile communications, and Odebrecht, a Brazilian organization with global presence with more than 190,000 employees and 41,5 billion dollars in revenues in 2012, announced today that Odebrecht will be purchasing 3,500 BlackBerry® 10 smartphones, a mix of BlackBerry® Z10 and BlackBerry® […]
BlackBerry is considering a new tablet, but when the time is right. The company’s vice-president of global product management Francois Mahieu says the manufacturer is interested in the tablet market, but has no current plans. “When we launched PlayBook, beyond the fact that everybody knows that PlayBook was no a huge success, everybody loved it,” said […]
Ford is reportedly set to replace the Windows-based Sync platform in its cars with an open standards-based system. Let’s face it Ford’s Sync IVI system has never been recommended by Consumer Reports magazine. In fact it recently slipped to its lowest ranking ever by Consumer Reports from bugs in the Microsoft-based Ford Sync which is […]
BlackBerry made several key announcements at Mobile World Congress (#MWC14) this week. And to wrap up the show, we would like to share with you the latest blog post on why BlackBerry CEO, John Chen thinks ‘Good is not good enough’ when it comes to enterprise mobility and security. Head on over and read about Good is not good […]
BlackBerry has announce today via their Inside BlackBerry Business Blog, that they will be adding “BlackBerry’s multi-layered approach for vetting apps. These logos will highlight apps that have been scanned by BlackBerry Guardian, our internal, proprietary app analysis program and Trend Micro’s Mobile App Reputation technology. In order to provide a stringent level of protection […]
BlackBerry announced today that all of EA’s Games for BlackBerry 10 would be free now until February 28th. The selection will vary by your device as well as your area. If you are interested in downloading these games you can go do BlackBerry World and download them free of charge.
BlackBerry CEO John Chen has stepped out and addressed the so called promotion that T-Mobile was offering BlackBerry customers on their network. If you are not sure what we are referring to, T-Mobile sent out an invitation to current BlackBerry customers on their network to “upgrade to it iShit”. With this sitting in our faces […]
AgentJucey just sent us a link to a great video he has published on his YouTube channel showing off and explaining cool white vs. warm white display settings. Now this feature is available on all BlackBerry 10 devices and my perfect setting is split right down the middle. Some of you will prefer the cool […]
Our voices have been heard! #TeamBlackBerry users, including myself have been taking to the interwebs to let T-Mobile know how we feel on the way BlackBerry is being treated. What do I mean by this you ask? Well for one pulling BlackBerry devices out of stores and only making them available online. This list continues […]
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 […]
BlackBerry just released a new update for BlackBerry Maps. The newest version (v 10.2.1.778) of Maps was released to fix a few issues that were centered around Performance and Stability issues in the app. You can head over to BlackBerry World to download the update if you would like.
Forbes recently sat down with BlackBerry CEO John Chen to talk about his turning around the company. In case you didn’t already know BlackBerry holds 44,000 patents. This 44,000 patents could be turned into cash by selling them off or BlackBerry could get paid on the royalties. Check out the interview below and let us […]