BlackBerry publishes BlackBerry 10.3 Developer Roadmap

BlackBerry has gone and published their BlackBerry 10.3 Developer Roadmap on Inside BlackBerry Blog. This roadmap details the BlackBerry 10 Native SDK, BlackBerry 10 WebWorks SDK, BlackBerry Runtime for Android Apps as well as the end of Adobe AIR runtime. Check out the article below and let us know what you think about it in the comments. We recently updated our […]

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Rant: The life of a BlackBerry guy with friends that love Android and iOS

I wrote this article last night after having a few beers and talking with some great friends and thought I would share it with you. Please keep in mind I had some beer and went on a rant about everything below. If you are offended easily please stop reading now. I am sitting here drinking […]

Home Company QNX Technology Powers Mission-Critical Systems in VisLab Autonomous Car Project

New autonomous vehicle research project from University of Parma’s VisLab now includes highly reliable QNX operating system OTTAWA, April 8, 2014 — QNX Software Systems Limited, a global leader in software platforms for in-car electronics, today announced that the QNX® Neutrino® operating system is powering mission-critical systems in a new autonomous vehicle project developed by […]

BlackBerry announces 10.1 inch BlackBerry PlayBook 2!!

BlackBerry has finally announced a brand new product to their device line up!!! The BlackBerry PlayBook 2 a 10.1 inch full HD screen and a boat load of other features and specs listed below!! Hook line and sinker!!! April Fools!!!!!! We got you didn’t we? Bawhahahaha!! Seriously what would you think about a PlayBook 2 […]

BlackBerry is not walking away from the mass market

Recently BlackBerry CEO John Chen, sat down with CBC for a great Q&A session. It is great to see Mr. Chen sit down and discuss the turnaround of BlackBerry. I think BlackBerry has a very bright future with John Chen at the helm. Chen talks about everything from the BlackBerry Bold to knowing he has […]

Help bring BlackBerry 10.2.1 to the masses!

This morning I received a couple of tweets to the @NerdBerry account letting us know about a new campaign to bring BlackBerry OS 10.2.1 to the masses. Thunderclap article organized by @DeeJayDanny_C and tweeted over to us by @parthokarki. Let’s you send out the following message to Twitter, Facebook and Tumblr. The message for Twitter […]

Thanks to QNX, Apple’s CarPlay works

As the title suggests yes Apple’s CarPlay is running an underlying layer of QNX. This has been confirmed by Paul Leroux of QNX. CarPlay requires the use of an iPhone connected with your car, once connected you will be able to mirror your iPhone on the in dash screen with the help of Siri. You […]

Huge Win for BlackBerry: Odebrecht Purchasing 3500 BlackBerry 10 devices

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® […]

Flying-Cam’s Oscar-Winning Unmanned Aerial System Takes Flight With QNX Technology

Powered by the QNX OS, Flying-Cam’s next-generation SARAH system takes motion picture technology to new heights NUREMBERG, GERMANY–(Marketwired – Feb. 25, 2014) – Embedded World (Hall 5, 5-369) – QNX Software Systems Limited, a global leader in software platforms for connected embedded systems, and Flying-Cam, a state-of-the-art designer and manufacturer of unmanned aerial systems, today […]

New App Vetting Logos heading to BlackBerry World

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 […]

Snapdragon Automotive Solutions on QNX CAR Platform for Infotainment

QNX and Qualcomm have both been making waves this year at this years Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain. “Qualcomm Technologies and QNX demonstrate powerful in-vehicle graphics, video, and wireless capabilities.” Check out the video and let us know your thoughts in the comments.

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 […]

Vote for your favorite QNX Software Systems CES Car!

If you have been following the QNX blog you already know that leading up to CES 2014 they were showing off the CES Cars of Fame series. Well we were just informed that the QNX blog is holding a poll and letting QNX fans, readers and everyone in between vote for their favorite QNX concept […]

Official Statement from BlackBerry on thier ties to CIBC and TELUS mobile payments

Earlier today we had a source let us know that BlackBerry’s network was behind CIBC and TELUS mobile payments, we reached out to BlackBerry for comment on this. BlackBerry issued the below statement letting us know “in fact, BlackBerry does operate the infrastructure that enables the secure over-the-air provisioning of credentials (e.g. credit card) into […]

Help bring the BlackBerry Z30 to T-Mobile! Sign this petition!! CC: @JohnLegere

Over the years I have had this love hate relationship with T-Mobile (I have been with them since 2002), so now you see why I have a love hate relationship with them at this point.Anyways let me get off my soap box and get on to the point. The point is currently Verizon holds an […]

@BlackBerry 10 Turns One! #BB10Birthday

One year ago today we had reporters at the Toronto, Canada and New York City launch events. The excitement for BlackBerry 10 that day was completely amazing. Our team of reporters were on their toes every waking moment and we had a blast doing it. Over the past year we have seen BlackBerry 10 grow […]

QNX and Qualcomm Announce First In-car Infotainment System Powered by Snapdragon Automotive Solutions

Companies demonstrate powerful in-vehicle graphics, video, and wireless capabilities at 2014 CES LAS VEGAS, NEVADA–(Marketwired – January 07, 2014) – 2014 INTERNATIONAL CES (NORTH HALL – BOOTH 536) – QNX Software Systems Limited, a global leader in software platforms for in-car electronics, and Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM), through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., today […]

HERE and QNX Join Forces to Bring HERE Auto into the Car

QNX Software Systems to demonstrate HERE Auto embedded navigation at 2014 CES LAS VEGAS, NEVADA–(Marketwired – January 07, 2014) – 2014 INTERNATIONAL CES (NORTH HALL-BOOTH 536) – QNX Software Systems, a global leader in software platforms for in-car electronics, and HERE, a Nokia business, today announced a new technology partnership with the goal of enabling […]

QNX to dispaly three connected cars at CES 2014!

From the latest advancements in car infotainment, acoustics technology, navigation engines, and natural speech recognition, this year at 2014 CES QNX Software Systems is showcasing a unique and seamless way to interact with a vehicle, where consumers can interact with the car in a natural way – in much the same way they speak with […]

Happy New Year from @NerdBerry!

We want to wish you a safe and prosperous New Year! We also wanted to wish you good luck with all of the New Year resolutions that are now in front of many of us. We look forward to an amazing 2014!