The Long Awaited QNX OS Blackberry, “Blackberry Colt” Expected Launch Q1 2012

QNX OS for Blackberry smart phones has been talked about for a while now. But when was RIM going to get it together to show something to masses? Today! The above picture is what you can expect the QNX software to look like, with the codename Blackberry Colt. Maybe the next one will be named […]

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RIM Explains PlayBook FIPS Government Certification & More

A few days ago we discussed the BlackBerry Card Reader and its FIPS certification.  I did my best to explain FIPS and what it meant but I am pretty sure that i forgot a few things.   Well RIM just released a video that explains in detail what the FIPS Governement Certification is and how it applies […]

New Blackberry with QNX OS will have Front-Facing Camera?

QNX is the operating system powering the Blackberry Playbook, and it has been announced that the new QNX based Blackberry Smartphones are to be launch in early 2012! It seems that RIM has been showing offf the QNX Blackberry to employees and that this Blackberry has a front facing camera! As rumors at this point […]

Three new levels coming to Sling Golf for the BlackBerry PlayBook

There are not a lot of games that are available for the PlayBook at this moment.  Sling Golf is one of the few games that are available, and there are now 3 new levels for people to play.  If you are interested, you can download it from BlackBerry App World for 2.99. SOURCE

RIM Confirms PlayBook OS Issue – New Update Coming This Week

RIM has went to Twitter to let everyone know that they have pulled the BlackBerry PlayBook OS 1.0.7.2650. There have been reports that the OS that the new update has been causing issues with the BlackBerry Bridge app. As you can see from the above photo RIM will be releasing an updated OS later this […]

What’s New in the PlayBook OS 1.0.7.2650?

RIM has posted a change log for OS 1.0.7.2650 on their Inside BlackBerry Blog. The changes are below: What’s new is OS 1.0.7.2650? Improved connectivity & productivity with the BlackBerry Bridge application Enhanced Support for Saving Attachments – The BlackBerry® Bridge™ app offers you more flexibility around where and how you save attachments for viewing and […]

Video: QNX CAR Shows Off-Board Navigation

Mobile Link As well all know the Blackberry Playbook has QNX rocking it and rolling it all around it. Today QNX shows us how the Blackberry Playbook software is rocking in thier QNX car while your rolling on the road. The QNX Car platform has been demostrated before, and with this video shows off a […]

RIM Releases BlackBerry WebWorks SDK for Blackberry Smartphones v2.1

RIM has annouced the update version of webworks, BlackBerry WebWorks SDK v 2.1 for BlackBerry Smartphones. This new update comes shortly after the BlackBerry Webworks SDK v 2.1 for Tablet OS, which brings new APIs to BlackBerry Smartphones’ OS. The new capabilities that WebWorks developers can now leverage include NTML & BASIC Authentication support, Camera API, Top […]

Blackberry Dev’s “Letter from Outer Space”

In the media recently RIM has been on the shaper edge of the axe, and last week with the “Open Letters from “RIM Employees” it more so added fire to the flame. And once again we have another letter to RIM and its future in the global market. But this one is slightly different from a […]

ScoreMobile Launches BlackBerry PlayBook App

ScoreMobile has become a very popular mobile application and today they have launched the PlayBook version of their application. For those of you that are not familiar with ScoreMobile; the program allows users to follow any and all sports news on their devices. If you happen to have a PlayBook and would like to download […]

RIM is Working on a ‘BlackBerry Media Box’ Similar to Apple TV?

The folks over at N4BB have added a new item to the rumor mill coming from RIM.  Supposedly the Waterloo camp is working on a rival to to Apple’s “Apple TV” accessory that they have had on the market for a while.  It is rumored to function on the same software/hardware group that the Playbook is […]

Rumor: BlackBerry PlayBook 2 (10 inch) Cancelled, RIM to focus on the BlackBerry “SuperPhone”!

The rumor mill is hard at work today! Thin info comes via N4BB, it is being rumored that the BlackBerry PlayBook 2 (10 inch) has been cancelled and RIM is now focused on the first QNX powered BlackBerry“SuperPhone.” Here are some of the rumored specs: 1.2GHz processor (single or dual) 900+ screen resolution 4.3″ touchscreen […]

BlackBerry PlayBook hits UK Today ahead of schedule

BBE is reporting that the PlayBook has dropped in UK ahead of schedule. Here is the full press release: Press Release BLACKBERRY® PLAYBOOK™ AVALIABLE IN LONDON STORES A DAY EARLY From today, Phones 4u the leading mobile retailer for the youth market, will be stocking the highly anticipated BlackBerry® PlayBook™ tablet from Research In Motion (RIM) […]

QNX To Come To Superphones In The Near Future, Carlo Chiarello RIM VP Confirms

Carlo Chiarello who is RIM’s VP of GSM/UMTS, said: “That [QNX] experience is going to start to come in to our high tier products. I can’t tell you when; I’m not allowed to. But it’s absolutely part and parcel of what we’re working on now. “I can tell you that it’s going to come in […]

PlayBook Landing in Australia Carrying Higher Price

BBE is reporting that Australian Harvey Norman partnered with RIM to allow the PlayBook to be released in Australia.  It should be released Monday June 20th, 2011.  The price will be a bit higher than in other markets and is as follows 16GB Wi-Fi model will start a RRP $579, the 32GB Wi-Fi PlayBook at RRP $689 […]

2011 International Telematics To Feature QNX Director Andrew Poliak

The 2011 International Telematics conference has already started and is going to feature many speakers. Andrew Poliak, who is Director – Business Development Automotive at QNX, will be doing a presentation on “Transform Cars into the “Ultimate” Connected Device”. Check out here for the full list of speakers and their presentations. What’s Andrew going to […]

Interview: RIM’s Mike Kirkup on BlackBerry PlayBook Development

  A couple days ago our friends at BerryReview had the chance to speak with Mike Kirkup, Director of Developer Relations, at RIM. They discussed the future of the BlackBerry platform. They discussed a lot of things, most of which were surrounding OS 7 and the PlayBook. Here is an except of what was talked […]

BlackBerry Innovation Webcast Series!

NerdBerry recieved an email from RIM regarding a new webcast that they are doing called “BlackBerry Innovation.” It looks like this is catering specifically to what  can be done using BlackBerry products in your office.  As you can see from the image above it will focus on Addressing growing demands from end users Intergrating the […]

Sideload aMail Email Client on Your BlackBerry PlayBook

We mentioned a while back a program named aMail. We also discussed how it was a email client that worked with the PlayBook. Seems like BlackBerry is holding this program from being offered in App World, something about the SDKs for email clients not allowed in App World.  Well aMail thinks their product is worth […]

Problems Reconnecting To Your PlayBook Tablet With BlackBerry Bridge? Resolution In The Works

For those of you that are using the BlackBerry Bridge with your PlayBook, you might have noticed some hiccups when it comes to reconnecting. RIM released a knowledge document that acknowledges the problem and discusses a resolution that is in the works. Here is what they have to say about it After a successful Bluetooth® pairing […]