BBM Beta for Windows Phone gets updated

BlackBerry has just rolled out a nice update for you Windows Phone users out there. Keep in mind that this is a beta update and could contain some bugs but most likely not. This update takes the version to 120.0.0.1 and brings more bug fixes and additions as you will see below. What’s new? Notification […]

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Are Canadian Carriers Behind on Passport Launch?

As BlackBerry launched its new smartphone The BlackBerry Passport last week with events in Toronto Canada, London England, and Dubai in the UAE, making the Passport available on ShopBlackBerry.com as well as Amazon.com. This was great news leading to the earnings call on Friday September 26th. Amid the pretty good week BlackBerry had, I was […]

Native Twitch App Blink looking for Beta Testers

Back in August word and work had come out about a Native Twitch app. Since then the Developer has been hard at work and now has reached the stage where beta testers are needed to put the app through its paces. For those of you who don’t know what Twitch is, it is a services […]

Chen confirms Passport sequel

John Chen shocked many by saying the company sold 200,000 Passports on the first day of availability. Next up for BlackBerry is the launch of the BlackBerry Classic Q20, a smartphone that will bring back the “belt” function buttons (call, menu, trackpad, back, and end buttons), which Chen claims will likely sell more than the Passport due […]

200,000 BlackBerry Passport’s sold since launch; 91 Million BBM users!

During the today’s Q2 2015 earnings call, BlackBerry CEO John Chen announced that BBM the BlackBerry Passport has sold over 200,000 devices since it’s launch on the 24th of September. Both ShopBlackBerry.com and Amazon have sold out of the initial Passport stock. ShopBlackBerry.com sold out within 6 hours of launch and Amazon sold out within […]

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 […]

BlackBerry Passport Available for Pre-Order on Amazon

With all the news and the press events that were held today for the Blackberry Passport paired with the announcing it for sale on ShopBlackberry.com ( sold out in less then 6 hours in North America) So Amazon.com has you covered. Amazon still lists the device as pre-order availability and is ready for September 25th, […]

BlackBerry Passport – Introductory Offer Price

The BlackBerry Passport (unlocked) will be available through ShopBlackBerry.com for customers in Canada, France, Germany, the UK and the U.S. immediately following the launch, at the special introductory rates below: Canada – $699 France – €649 Germany – €649 UK – £529 USA – $599 The BlackBerry Passport (unlocked) will be available through Amazon.com as […]

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 […]

BBM for iOS updated to support iOS 8

BlackBerry has just rolled out a nice update to BlackBerry Messenger for iOS. This update adds support for iOS 8 users and also brings the version to 2.4.1.35. BBM brings you together in the moment with friends and family through instant chats, voice calls, picture sharing, voice notes and more. Download the official version of […]

Introducing the Porsche Design P’9983 Smartphone from BlackBerry

STUTTGART, GERMANY and DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES–(Marketwired – Sept. 17, 2014) – Porsche Design and BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a world leader in mobile communications, today announced the new Porsche Design P’9983 smartphone from BlackBerry. The luxury P’9983 smartphone combines the unique stylish design of the iconic and timeless Porsche Design brand with the fluid and […]

Original ‘keyboard shortcut’ options maybe headed to the BlackBerry Classic with a twist

If you have been using a BlackBerry device for as long as I have then you will remember those classic BlackBerry keyboard shortcuts. I know several people I have been friends with for years that miss the shortcuts. Shortcuts helped the user really stay productive on a BlackBerry OS device, once BlackBerry launched BlackBerry 10 […]

BlackBerry is internally testing BBM for wearables

In the past few months we have been seeing a ton of wearable from smart watches to fitness bands and more. More recently we have seen the Apple Watch, The Apple Watch is Apple’s first attempt at a wearable device, BlackBerry on the other hand has no plans on entering this arena. With that being […]

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 […]

Get the BlackBerry Z30 at Rogers, Bell and TELUS $0 on a 2-yr contract

BlackBerry has just teamed up with Canadian carriers Rogers, Bell and TELUS to offer Canadians the BlackBerry Z30 for $0!!! Now you must keep in mind to be able to pick up the BlackBerry Z30 for nothing you must sign a two-year contract with one of the listed carriers above. Keep in mind this is […]

BlackBerry OS 10.3.0.1154 has leaked for all devices!!

Well I can say I already saw this one coming out of the wood works! OS 10.3.0.1154 has leaked out for all BlackBerry 10 devices including the BlackBerry Z10 model STL100-1! Check out the links below and let us know what you think about OS 10.3.0.1154 in the comments!   Here’s some autoloaders on Bitcasa. […]

Reminder: BlackBerry hosting Amazon Developer Q&A on Sept. 4th

This is a reminder that BlackBerry will be hosting their Amazon Developer  Q&A on September 4, 2014 3:00:00 PM ADT. If you missed out on the first one you can check it out here You can go ahead and register here 

Billionaire D.E. Shaw has Bought $46 Million in BlackBerry Stock

BlackBerry is really on the right track to right the wrongs that have happened in the past. Today, Dave E. Shaw founder and Chief Scientist of D.E. Shaw & Co., L.P, has just doubled down on BlackBerry stocks! Since 1988, Mr. Shaw has posted double-digit returns and now D.E. Shaw & Co., L.P. is one of the […]

Verizon rolling out OS update 10.2.1.3289

Upgrade your Z30 now to discover new and improved features: – More ways to organize and customize the BlackBerry Priority Hub – Enhanced attachment view for emails – Easily switch between personal and work settings through customized Quick Settings – Support for SD cards 64GB and higher – And more. . . For a full […]

BlackBerry Passport to have 4K video recording?

Just a few days ago we saw the supposed full specs sheet leak out on the BlackBerry Passport. It seems as though BlackBerry was able to keep something under-wraps for a bit longer. According to a new image from @DHabkirk, BlackBerry is currently working on adding 4K video recording to the Passport. Now this feature will […]