Leaked: BlackBerry OS 10.2.1.3247 for most devices

Well today has started off on the right foot for us leak lovers!! BlackBerry 10.2.1.3247 has leaked out for the BlackBerry Z3, Z10 model STL100-1 ONLY, Q5, Q10 and BlackBerry Z30! This OS is said to be the next official OS and is currently in carrier testing. Download OS 10.2.1.3247: BlackBerry Z3: Download here or […]

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BlackBerry 10.3 SDK Gold Now Available

The BlackBerry 10.3 SDK has gone gold!! With the BlackBerry Jam Direct webcast for developers that happened today BlackBerry has released the BlackBerry 10.3 Gold for all developers to get to work on updating and creating new applications for BlackBerry 10! Along with the updated SDK comes the simulators along with the BlackBerry Passport simulator […]

10.2.1 are on 74% of BlackBerry’s

At BlackBerry 10.3′s SDK webinar, BlackBerry posted some interesting statistics about their OS including the breakdown of the how many users are on which version of BB10. According to BlackBerry (as shown on the slide above), over 74% of BlackBerry 10 smartphone owners are on 10.2.1. Over 80% are at least at 10.2, and somehow there are still 5% of BlackBerry 10 users that are on the stock launch 10.0

Smart Watch Companion, Cast and more now on sale for just $.99!

My good buddy Tony Cresswell just let me know that he is celebrating his birthday in a big way! Tony has placed all five of his BlackBerry 10 applications on sale for just $.99!! So that means you can get the following applications: Cast for BlackBerry Smart Watch Companion Companion (with NFC) BlockID MobID My […]

BlackBerry Z3 Headed to Malaysia on July 7th

KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB), a global leader in mobile communications, today introduced the new BlackBerry Z3 smartphone in Malaysia. The BlackBerry Z3 will be available to customers from July 7, 2014 through BlackBerry’s authorized partners. For more information, please visit http://www.blackberry.com.my/smartphones/blackberry-z3.html . The BlackBerry Z3 smartphone provides BlackBerry users […]

Join our BBM Channel for a chance to win a BlackBerry branded, OGIO duffel bag!

Just like the title suggests we are giving away a BlackBerry branded, OGIO duffel bag! All you have to do is join our BBM Channel (C000F0BF2) and post a comment on our BBM Channel within this post informing us why you love BlackBerry. Once we hit 1000 subscribers we will choose one lucky winner to send […]

Devs: BlackBerry OS 10.3.0.700 now available

Hey developers listen up, BlackBerry has just released BlackBerry 10.3.0.700 for the BlackBerry Z10, Q10, Z30 and the BlackBerry Z3! Some versions are still being uploaded to the developer website now. People who love to load new OS’s please be warned this OS id for development purposes only and is missing key features as it […]

UK Insurance Co. Aviva trashes MobileIron for BES 10 thanks to the Heartbleed attack and iOS devices

This is great news for BlackBerry! Aviva UK is one of the biggest insurance company’s in the UK, according to The Register the company has decided to switch from MobileIron to BES 10. The reason why, is because thanks to the Heartbleed attack a hacker on May 20th gained access to the MobileIron administration server […]

Global Alliances and Ecosystems VP Marty Mallick Leaves BlackBerry

With BlackBerry’s planed restructuring we have seen many talented executives leave BlackBerry. Now the latest executive to leave the company is none other then Global Alliances and Ecosystems VP Marty Mallick. According to a statement from BlackBerry sent to N4BB: “We can confirm that Marty Mallick has made the decision to leave BlackBerry as the […]

***UPDATE*** Drake promoting the BlackBerry Classic launch?

***UPDATE*** According to BlackBerry, they are not in talks with Drake to promote the BlackBerry Classic launch.   Drake’s promotion will include the claim that he was involved in the design process of the new smartphone, which again isn’t as far-fetched as you might think – the rapper has apparently resisted the urge to upgrade […]

The First official image of the BlackBerry Classic & BlackBerry Passport

What a day for BlackBerry! Now we have the first official image that shows off the BlackBerry Classic and the BlackBerry Passport side-by-side the BlackBerry Z3! The BlackBerry Passport will be available in two colors both black and white, along with the two colors there will be a ton of accessories available as well! Check […]

BlackBerry CEO John Chen talks Amazon deal with Fox Business

BlackBerry CEo John Chen has just sat down with Fox Business to talk about the new partnership with Amazon. Mr. Chen offered some more details on the deal and how Amazon can help BlackBerry in the long term. Check out the video below and let us know what your thoughts are in the comments. Watch […]

AZB & Partners Chooses BlackBerry for their mobile platform

New Delhi, India – BlackBerry® (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB) today announced that AZB & Partners, one of the top three Indian corporate law firms in India, has deployed the Hosted BlackBerry Enterprise Server (BES) and upgraded to BlackBerry smartphones to manage their mobile infrastructure across the organization. Around 200 senior partners and lawyers of AZB […]

BBM Protected support docs and more available!

BlackBerry has released the BBM Protected support documents, frequently asked questions and training documentation and more! If you are interested in learning more about BBM Protected you can do so here. This is a PDF document and it is a very large one at that. Check it out and let us know what your thoughts […]

BlackBerry 10.3.0.512 Has Leaked But is Password Protected! Can you Break the Code?

Well this day just got really interesting! Lengend has just leaked OS 10.3.0.512 for the BlackBerry Z30, but there is a catch! Lengend has password protected the file with a phrase that is in the below code. According to his BBM Channel (C00178A40) the “First person to get it will get a newer version of […]

Experience the World Cup on BlackBerry 10 and BBM

With soccer’s biggest event in full swing, fans across the world will be scrambling to stay up-to-date on the latest scores, news and match-ups. Don’t let your busy schedule keep you from supporting your team while they battle it out on the pitch in Brazil. Check out some of the great soccer apps available in […]

eBBM to launch this month

In the same interview where BlackBerry CEO John Chen stated “If we will do another thing, we will probably go to phablet,” we missed the fact the Chen stated the BlackBerry’s new eBBM will be available starting this June! When eBBM was announced at the beginning of the year it was said to launch this […]

SmartWatch Companion for Pebble and BlackBerry 10 updated

Tony Cresswell the developer behind a very cool application that works with Talk2Watch, has released a huge update to his application Smart Watch Companion for BlackBerry 10 and the Pebble smartwatch. SmartWatch Companion leverages the power of BlackBerry 10 and your SmartWatch. It is an application designed to be used primarily by Smartwatch Owners. It […]

QNX Raises the Bar for Hands-Free Communications in Cars

Solution Enables Industry Transition to New Smartphone Connectivity Protocols That Demand High-Quality Voice Communications and Speech Recognition DETROIT, MICHIGAN–(Marketwired – June 4, 2014) – Telematics Detroit Conference – Editors Note: There is a photo associated with this Press Release. QNX Software Systems Limited, a subsidiary of BlackBerry Limited and a global leader in software platforms […]

QNX Unveils New OS for Automotive Safety

Designed for Systems Certified to the ISO 26262 Safety Standard, New OS Helps Reduce Costs of Digital Instrument Clusters, ADAS Systems, and Other Safety-Critical Automotive Applications   DETROIT, MICHIGAN–(Marketwired – June 4, 2014) – Telematics Detroit Conference – QNX Software Systems, a subsidiary of BlackBerry Limited and a global leader in software platforms for in-car […]