Beta BlackBerry OS 10.3.1.2558 Now Available

Today is a good day for BlackBerry 10 device owners! Beta OS 10.3.1.2558 upgrade files have been released for the BlackBerry Passport, Z3/Z10/Z30/Q5/Q10. The links posted are for the radios and core downloads, so that you can build the autoloaders. I will update this post with the autoloaders once they are available. File links are below, […]

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Security notice issued from BlackBerry for OpenSSL FREAK vulnerability

BlackBerry is issued a issued a security notice via the BlackBerry Knowledge Base for the OpenSSL vulnerability known as “FREAK”. On Tuesday, March 3, 2015, researchers announced a new SSL/TLS vulnerability called the FREAK attack. It allows an attacker to intercept HTTPS connections between vulnerable clients and servers and force them to use weakened encryption, […]

BBM for iOS updated; adds custom PINs and more!

BlackBerry has just released an update for BBM for iOS. This update takes the version to 2.7.0.69 and adds paid subscription options for custom PINs and ad removal. What’s New in Version 2.7.0.69 Customize your PIN* Remove Ads* Even more security – Lock BBM with a passcode and Touch ID (if available) Landscape Support Delete […]

BlackBerry halts OS 10.3.1 update for some devices

Since I can remember BlackBerry has pushed OS updates out to the individual carriers for approval. BlackBerry and some carrier partners have pulled the OS 10.3.1 update from the shelves due to a slew of issues and complaints from users. The complaints range from poor battery life to issues with performance  on the BlackBerry Z10, […]

BlackBerry Traffic comes to end of the road – BlackBerry will EOL Traffic on March 27th

I cannot say that I am surprised with this one… BlackBerry has decided to end of life (EOL) their at one time popular BlackBerry OS 7 application, BlackBerry Traffic. BlackBerry Traffic BlackBerry Traffic 3.0, you can know your estimated time of arrival (ETA) based on current traffic conditions, and find out about alternate routes to […]

BlackBerry Works With Google to Enhance Mobile Security and User Experience

BlackBerry to reinforce cross-platform capabilities as a preferred EMM provider of Android for Work WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Feb. 25, 2015) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a global leader in mobile communications, announced today that the Company is working with Google to enable BES12(TM): a cross-platform EMM solution by BlackBerry(R) to manage devices equipped with Android for […]

QNX Wireless Framework Brings Smartphone-Caliber Connectivity to Embedded Systems

Latest QNX innovation enables rapid cellular and Wi-Fi integration and faster time to market for embedded system applications NUREMBERG, GERMANY–(Marketwired – Feb. 24, 2015) – Embedded World 2015, Booth 4-358, February 24 – QNX Software Systems Limited, a subsidiary of BlackBerry Limited, today announced the launch of the QNX® Wireless Framework, a complete software solution […]

Leaked OS 10.3.1.2480 upgrade files for the BlackBerry Passport

Today is a good day for BlackBerry Passport owners! OS 10.3.1.2480 upgrade files have leaked out for just the BlackBerry Passport. It is being said that this OS offers the fix for the screen flickering issues that have plagued us Passport owners for sometime. Instructions and file links are below, let us know in the […]

BlackBerry OS 10.3.1 for ShopBlackBerry and Amazon purchased devices now rolling out!

If you have purchased a BlackBerry 10 device from either ShopBlackBerry or Amazon, you will be happy to know that BlackBerry has started rolling out the updates to a device near you! Since these devices are not carrier branded BlackBerry will be supplying the OS to those users. Let us know in the comments what […]

BlackBerry 10 OS 10.3.1 Arrives for Existing BlackBerry 10 Smartphone Users

Discover a refreshed visual look and feel along with powerful new features, including BlackBerry Blend, BlackBerry Assistant, and access to hundreds of thousands of apps WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Feb. 19, 2015) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a global leader in mobile communications, announced that BlackBerry(R) 10 OS version 10.3.1 will begin rolling out globally today for […]

Efficiency Through Software: New QNX Hypervisor Enables Cost-Effective, Consolidated Embedded Systems

Hypervisor Reduces System Costs of Medical, Industrial, and Automotive Devices by Enabling Critical and Non-Critical Applications to Run on a Single Hardware Platform OTTAWA, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Feb. 18, 2015) – QNX Software Systems, a subsidiary of BlackBerry Limited, today announced the QNX® Hypervisor 1.0, a realtime Type 1 hypervisor for medical devices, industrial automation systems, […]

Wallpaper++ updated to Version 2

Wallpaper++ By Mamdouh Studios has released a update to there popular app. It includes free and paid options. Categories of the application Paid Items 1)Wallpaper HD 2)Stones 3)Car2 4)Sea 5 butterflies 6)Ultra2 Animals 8)Animations Free Items 1) 3D 2) Abstract 3) Car 4) Creative ideas 5) Dolphin 6) Mix 7) Parrots 8) Sporting 9) Spring […]

Winners announced in Telegram’s $50,000 app contest!

Way back in November we let you know about a contest that Telegram was holding for developers. Well the contest has since then ended and Telegram has announced the winners of the $50,000 prize money! Check out all of the details below and let us know what you think about the winners in the comments! […]

Leaked OS 10.3.1.2267 Autoloaders Now Available for All Devices

We have known for a few days now that OS 10.3.1.2267 had started to leak out for all BlackBerry 10 devices, now someone has built autoloaders for each device. The Z10 STL100-1 and all other Z10 OS’s are currently being uploaded as we speak. Check out the information bellow and let us know what you […]

BBM for iOS Updated; Adds the ability to send multiple photos!

If you are using BBM on an iPhone  you will be happy to know that BlackBerry has rolled out an update that brings a couple of things you have been lacking. This update is currently available in the App Store and brings the version to 2.6.2.39. What’s new? See when a contact has received and […]

Rogers set to release OS 10.3.1 this month

This is really not much of a surprise here, but Rogers will officially be releasing BlackBerry OS 10.1.3 this month. Rogers has recently updated their OS launch schedule showing that the BlackBerry Passport, Classic, Q10, Q5, Z10 and Z30 will all get OS 10.3.1. We already knew OS 10.3.1 was coming this month thanks to […]

Beta OS 10.3.1.2243 for the BlackBerry Passport, Z10, Z3, Z30, Q5, Q10 Now Available

If you are waiting for BlackBerry to officially release OS 10.3.1.2072 for your device and do not want to wait any longer beta OS 10.3.1.2243 is now available for all devices listed below. The links posted are for the radios and core downloads, so that you can build the autoloaders. I will update this post […]

BlackBerry Classic on Bell gets OS 10.3.1.2072

The top three Canadian carriers Rogers, TELUS and now Bell have all released BlackBerry OS 10.3.1.2072 for the BlackBerry Classic! You can check for the update by going to settings scroll until you find software update and hit check for update. The BlackBerry Passport, Z10,Q10 and others should be seeing an OS update sometime this […]

TELUS rolls out BlackBerry 10.3.1.2072 for the BlackBerry Classic

TELUS has started rolling out BlackBerry 10.3.1.2072 for the BlackBerry Classic. If you are rocking a BlackBerry Classic on TELUS all you have to do to check for the update is to got to settings scroll until you find software update and hit check for update. Just last week we already know that Rogers rolled […]

BlackBerry officially Launches the BlackBerry Classic in the Philippines

As BlackBerry continues their global launch of the BlackBerry Classic, the Philippines is the latest to get the device. Now you will have to wait until February 5th to get the device in your hands . The BlackBerry Classic comes with a suggested retail price of PHP 20,990. BlackBerry Classic delivers the unique combination of […]