BlackBerry Announces BBM for Windows Phone and Nokia X Platforms

Mobile World Congress 2014, Barcelona – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB), a global leader in mobile communications, today announced that BBM™ will be made available to Windows Phone and Nokia X customers in the coming months. BBM is a premier mobile messaging platform that offers best-in-class collaboration tools such as BBM Groups, BBM Voice […]

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SafeDrive for BlackBerry 10 gets updated

BKU Software has released an update to their popular BlackBerry 10 application SafeDrive. This update is currently available in BlackBerry World. This App is Built for BlackBerry™ approved. This official BlackBerry designation offers complete confidence that it meets BlackBerry’s high standards for quality and performance. SafeDrive® speaks text messages (SMS) and emails aloud so you can concentrate […]

Evolution Browser for BlackBerry 10 gets updated to version 2.0

ShaoSoft has launched an update for their popular BlackBerry 10 application Evolution Browser. Evolution Browser has been updared to version 2.0.1.1 and is currently available in BlackBerry World. Evolution Browser brings features not seen in other browser such as ad blocking and lightning mode for faster browsing. Not only does the ad blocker remove ads from pages, but they are […]

Game On Contest Winners: Pastry Push Top Prize

Back in November 2013 Nokia partnered with Vserv.mobi to challenge developers on Nokia’s DVLUP. The reward would be cash prizes and the chance to double ad revenues. BlackBerry hasn’t been new to such an idea themselves and having the developer relationships that they have… BlackBerry decided to run a contest of their own. “The Game […]

PhotoUploader receives Headless Update!

There’s times I am forgetful… ok… alot of the time… I always forget to click sync my in box or dropbox, so maybe 100 pics in I suddenly remember. *PANIC* Trust me when I say I have lost countless folders. However… No more! Thanks to Sven Ziegler for building this app last year that automatically syncs […]

Air Force Swaps 5,000 BlackBerry Devices to iPhones

“The Air Force is replacing 5,000 of its BlackBerry devices with Apple smartphones, in a broader move to eradicate the legacy devices in favor of more modern commercial technologies” Currently in use is a mixture of OS6 and OS7 Legacy devices so I can understand the need.. the requirement.. the demand to upgrade to “more […]

BlackBerry Wins ESEAward 2014

2014 seems to be a good year so far and to add to the trophy cabinet: BlackBerry Indonesia received the Excellent Service Experience Award (ESEAward) 2014 for the category “Handset of the Year”… that’s 2 years in a row! The ESEAward is essentially Service Quality and Customer Management consultancy Carre CSSL (Carre Center for Customer […]

All EA Games are Free Until February 28th!

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 10.2.1 to land on T-Mobile in March WiFi calling causes delay

Well to me this seems like it is always the case, T-Mobile has yet again successfully delayed yet another BlackBerry OS release. In a tweet from T-Mobile’s CMO @SievertMike “Blackberry 10.2 release delay due to perfecting the TMO exclusive WiFi calling feature. BB working hard on it, release expected early March.” So there you have […]

BaSA – Battery and System Analyzer for BlackBerry 10 updated

QtHelex has just released an update to their very popular BaSA Battery & System Analyzer for BlackBerry 10. This update brings some great addtions to the app! This App was developed using the native Cascades Framework and the most parts are written using C++ to make it as much efficient as possible. What’s new in version 0.8.4.1? […]

Rogers Next – In line to roll out early upgrades

Being in the UK and coincidentally on the O2 network I happened to come across an Early Upgrade (O2 Refresh) option 7 months into my new contract… it is an intriguing offer, to essentially trade in my handset for a decent price whenever I want to upgrade. Since then it seems other companies have seen […]

BlackBerry’s Response to T-Mobile’s Anti-BlackBerry Campaign

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 […]

@TMobileHelp tweets about working with BlackBerry on the release of OS 10.2.1

If you are like me you are already running BlackBerry 10 OS 10.2.1 in a leak form. If you are not chances are you are running OS 10.1. It is great to see T-Mobile is currently working with BlackBerry to push out OS 10.2.1 for both the BlackBerry Z10 and Q10. Lilyfoxblogs recently received a […]

BlackBerry BBM and Desktops: Will We Blend?

Will We Blend? Oh dear a different type of Blend? What is Blend? verb: mix (a substance) with another substance so that they combine together. noun: a mixture of different substances or other things. What is Blend to us? Blend is  a Software that will allow SMS/MMS, BBM, BBM Groups and Email that we use on our […]

Video shows BlackBerry 10 white balance settings explained

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 […]

Whine a Vine app for BlackBerry 10 updated

The popular native Vine application for BlackBerry 10, Whine has received a nice little update today. Whine’s update takes the version to 1.4.6.5 and is currently available in BlackBerry World for all to download. What’s new in version 1.4.6.5: Fixed UTF-8 support in profile description. *Simplified error reports. Fixed a crash situation on Twitter login. […]

T-Mobile USA CEO John Legere has heard #TeamBlackBerry

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 […]

Cancelled BlackBerry 10 C-Series Specs shown off in Geekbench

With the launch of the native Geekbench 3 application comes a flurry of device unveils, including the cancelled BlackBerry 10 C-series device. The Geekbench report shows off all types of specs for the BlackBerry 10 C-Series as you will see below. Dual Core 1.19Ghz ARMv7 processor MSM8230 SnapDragon Plus Chipset with Adreno 305 Gr 1.5GB […]

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 […]

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 […]