BlackBerry PlayBook Updated to OS 2.1.0.1314

Research In Motion is pushing out an update to the BlackBerry PlayBook OS. This update is to version 2.1.0.1314 and includes support for Flash v10.3 and updates to Adobe AIR to support developers. This update is super small coming in at 37 MB… If you see anything different please feel free to let us know […]

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Holiday Photo Contest from RIM and NerdBerry!! Enter for a Chance to Win One of Two BlackBerry Prize Packs!!!

  Here we are in December already… Where did the time go??? We here at NerdBerry want to celebrate the holidays in a HUGE way! Starting today and ending on December 23 we are going to be running a Holiday Photo Contest from RIM and NerdBerry!!! We have TWO BlackBerry prize packs up for grabs. The two […]

More Proof That BBM Video is Coming to BlackBerry 10 Devices

As if we needed more proof that BBM Video was headed to BlackBerry 10 devices… We now have an image that shows off a folder called bbm_video inside that folder there is a file called video_chat.m4a - This is the ringtone for BBM Video, it is also the same ringtone as the PlayBook video chat! This […]

Blaq For the BlackBerry PlayBook Updated to v1.8.5

Kisai Labs has released a small updated to their Twitter app Blaq for the BlackBerry PlayBook. This update is small in comparison to other updates they have pushed out but offers lots of fixes! The one BlackBerry Twitter app you simply couldn’t keep your eyes off of is now the first and only Twitter app […]

Mark Rigley, QNX Concept Team Lead Talks About The New Concept Car And Other Things

With all the talk about Blackberry 10 lately, QNX has been kind of put of the back burner. Of course not forgotten, just talked about less. Anyway, Mark Rigley did an interview and he talks about the new concept car. hit the break for the video!

Plex for PlayBook Now Available – Helps You Stream Media, Netflix and Much More!

If you are like me you are always looking for a way to stream Netflix, personal media and more to your PlayBook, well look no further Plex, Inc. has released Plex for the BlackBerry PlayBook! Plex delivers the best video, music and photo experience that connects you to any online or personal content–including movies, TV […]

New Q&A with Research In Motion’s CEO, Thorsten Heins on BlackBerry 10 Hits the Interwebs!

CNET had the chance to sit down for a little Q&A with Research In Motion’s CEO, Thorsten Heins on BlackBerry 10. CNET asked some great questions on BlackBerry 10, my favorite question was: How are you going to leverage BlackBerry 10 apart from smartphones, then? Is it with QNX? Are we going to see another […]

Video: Space Inference in BlackBerry 10 Keyboard

Mobile Link In a new BlackBerry 10 beta video walk through, Research In Motion’s senior product manager for BlackBerry 10, Vivek Bhardwaj, showcases the tons of features baked inside the device! One of the many features shown in the video above is space inference in the BlackBerry 10 keyboard.

BlackBerry PlayBook 3G OS Updated to OS 2.1.0.1212

The BlackBerry PlayBook 3G has received a 48MB OS update yo bring it to OS 2.1.0.1212. This update supports Flash 10.3 and updates to Adobe Air to support developers. If you have a 3G BlackBerry PlayBook an notice anything different please feel free to let us know in the comments.

QNX Named as CES Innovations 2013 Design and Engineering Award Honoree

OTTAWA, ONTARIO–(Marketwire – Nov. 13, 2012) – QNX Software Systems Limited, a global leader in software platforms for the in-car infotainment and telematics market, today announced that its QNX CAR™ 2 application platform has been named an International CES Innovations 2013 Design and Engineering Awards Honoree, in the Software & Mobile Apps category. The prestigious […]

Africa is where RIM steals the show, but the rest of the world needs to be looked at as well

RIM has truly taken the developing world by storm. And Africa, in particular South Africa is a budding example of this. While RIM is still #3 everywhere in the world, they maintains a stronghold in Africa due to many factors highlighted in a recent article by The Globe and Mail. Of those include BBM as […]

RIMM still a viable player in the telecom space, and its stock is dirt cheap

I bought 300$ worth of shares in RIMM back when stock was below 6 dollars. Today it’s floating with just under 9 dollars. And it’s been up in the low 9s recently. Which for me means even without BlackBerry 10 I’ve nearly doubled my investment. And when BB10 does release I can bet my investment […]

iPad Mini vs BlackBerry Playbook? Rene Ritchie weighs in

Rene Ritchie @reneritchie, has written up an interesting piece about Playbook in regards to current competition offerings and pricing. While he may be Editor-in-Chief of iMore his views are very impartial. He doesn’t say the PlayBook is a better deal than the iPad Mini, but he does offer his opinion in regards to the value propositions of both devices and he […]

BlackBerry 10 to have at least 110,000 apps by launch data

At a conference on Tuesday, Nick Dawson [@nckdwsn] director of enterprise sales at RIM spoke with attendees explaining how BlackBerry 10 is an entirely new platform built from scratch. While he goes on to mention how zero code from BBOS is used in the new QNX powered BlackBerry 10 mobile computing platform, criticism on app […]

Appesque is investing in BlackBerry 10

Appesque is a mobile development agency that’s primary focus is building native apps for various platforms like iOS, Android and BlackBerry 7. They’ve written up a piece on their website explaining why they are investing in BlackBerry 10. What’s interesting about the piece is that they are jumping into BB10 developement even through the platform […]

The Future of RIM, may have very little to do with cellphones

Thorsten Heins is a great CEO. He’s already made dramatic changes in regards to streamlining RIM from management down to manufacturing. But the real testament to Heins brilliance in this “transitionary” period, is the choice to forge ahead with BB10 instead of offering up BlackBerry handsets to Windows Phone 8 or whatever the latest build of […]

FlyCraft Leaked Footage

Get a sneak preview of the new game FlyCraft being built specifically for the BlackBerry Playbook! Built in under 1 month! If you’ve never heard of FlyCraft read about it from the developer “I would like to announce the release of a new game called “FlyCraft” by the end of the month. After the warm welcome that […]

WYSIWYG Editor for Cascades

Back in May @alexkinsella put up a post on the BlackBerry Developer Blog about Cascades Builder an extension to the QNX Momentics IDE (integrated development environment). The post highlights how the tool helps developers be more efficient with things like Photoshop integration, source editing and live previews. In typical BlackBerry fashion the post doesn’t stop there, there are hints of things to […]

RIM strategically tracking the source of Android for BB10

A great deal of discussion has been made as to whether the Android Runtime implementation on Playbook was really worth RIMS time or the consumers for that matter. While being able to run Android apps on Playbook sounds great, it leaves a lot to be desired as it stands right now. There is no native access to […]

WordPress for BlackBerry Updated to v1.6.5

WordPress for BlackBerry has been updated to v1.6.5. This updated is not currently showing in App World for me at this time, so you may want to clear App World’s cache by Pressing and holding ALT then type +RST. The all new WordPress for PlayBook™ app allows you to write posts, edit pages, and manage […]