WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwire – Jan. 16, 2013) – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ:RIMM)(TSX:RIM) today announced that its Secure Element Manager (SEM) solution for NFC (Near Field Communication) mobile payments has been approved by Visa. RIM’s SEM is the backend solution for carriers that can securely manage credentials on SIM (subscriber identity module) cards installed in all […]
Mobile Link We have covered Viber on NerdBerry many times, but this is the first official word from them regarding voice calling being added to the application. Viber will be adding voice calling to their application in April! This is really interesting news since BBM 7 was released with voice calling. Hit the break […]
The reports of carrier training occurring are starting to pour in now. We have already seen that Rogers has started their employee training, and now we have the entire slide show of the BlackBerry 10 training materials. The majority of it is all stuff we knew about, but it is still worth a look. Hit […]
BlackBerry Handheld Software v18.104.22.1680 (Asia) Package Version: 22.214.171.1240 Consisting of: Applications: 126.96.36.1994 Software Platform: 188.8.131.52 File name: 9790Asia_PBr7.1.0_rel2220_PL184.108.40.206_A220.127.116.114_China_Mobile_Hong_Kong_Co._Ltd.exe File size: 199.88MB Note: The Software Platform and Applications version numbers can be found under Options-About screen on the handheld.
I have been asked this question a lot since Research In Motion announced BlackBerry 10, will BlackBerry 10 support Skype? Well the answer could lay right in the last update for the BlackBerry 10 Dev Alpha… Nothing has been said officially, but from the icons that were extracted from the last Dev Alpha update the […]
Mobile Link Like I have been saying the leaks will continue all the way to launch! Here is a nice video walk-through of the Blackberry Z10 it shows off the device, the OS as well as native apps like the clock and BlackBerry Hub.
As we get closer to the launch of BlackBerry 10, we are starting to see more and more leaked images showing off the native applications baked in to the OS. We now have a nice spread of images showing off the native BlackBerry 10 Maps application! the images depict a older software version, one would […]
Yesterday we had a nice look at Bedtime Mode on Blackberry 10, today we are taking a look at the Blackberry 10 clock. As you can see in the images below you have the regular clock (which we have seen before), The Stopwatch, World clock, and Timer. After seeing the Bedtime Mode clock on BlackBerry […]
Mobile Link If you are like me (a huge BlackBerry fan) then the thought of camping out for Research In Motion’s first BlackBerry 10 device has crossed your mind… That thought lasted for about 30 seconds and the reason for that is it is way too cold in Houston to be doing that. Now some […]
It’s that time again, Virgin Mobile Canada is “building an army of super-savvy Member phone lovers”. If you qualify then you will “get your hands on the re-invented BlackBerry first.” Virgin Mobile has done this many times before, getting specially picked people to test out the latest hottest phone.
Research In Motion has released a new beta in the BlackBerry Beta Zone for BBM. This update to version 18.104.22.168 adds support for OS 5 devices. BBM 7.0 now gives you the freedom to chat with your friends the way you want. Seamlessly switch from a BBM conversation to a BBM Voice chat and talk […]
A new image showing off BlackBerry 10 voice control shows us what you can do! As you can see from the image BlackBerry 10 voice control lets you send messages, make calls, search and a lot more! The image does resemble Apple’s Siri a tiny bit, but we can assume that the BlackBerry 10 voice […]
Enter to Win tickets to the BlackBerry 10 fan event in Johannesburg as Well as a BlackBerry 10 phone!
“Win one of 3 tickets for you and a friend to the BlackBerry Experience Fan Event in Joburg on Jan 30! bit.ly/TUGl2l — BlackBerry SA (@BlackBerry_ZA) January 14, 2013″ Just like the London and New York fan events you can now enter to win tickets to the fan event in Johannesburg, South Africa! Not only […]
According to a leaked screenshot from Best Buy Canada’s internal system Bell will be releasing the BlackBerry 10 smartphone on February 28 2013. We already know that Bell will be offering the BlackBerry 10 devices thanks in part to their pre-order page. As of today the only other carrier to have an sort of leaked […]
We have seen all the major carriers, plus some regional carriers in Canada state that they will be carrying BlackBerry 10 when it is released. Today the three smaller nationwide carriers have put their feet into the BlackBerry 10 ring. Koodo, WIND and Mobilicity have all declared that BlackBerry 10 is “coming soon”.
For all you T-Mobile BlackBerry lovers out there, we have some news for you today. A leaked T-Mobile roadmap has given us what looks to be the release date for the “Blackberry Lisbon” (better known as the BlackBerry Z10) on the network. Now sadly that date is March 27th, as I am sure most of you […]
Research In Motion has released an update to BlackBerry 10 Native & WebWorks SDKs this update follows the BlackBerry 10 Dev Alpha update from yesterday. The refreshed BlackBerry 10 Native & WebWorks SDKs improve performance and functionality.
Research In Motion’s CEO, Thorsten Heinshas won Cantech Letter’s 2012 TSX Executive of the Year! We want to congratulate Mr. Heins for winning!! Check out Cantech Letter Awards: For the first ten months of his tenure, Heins endured more doubt and scrutiny and outright ridicule than any rookie CEO should have to suffer. Regardless, he […]