Video: Meet the BlackBerry Challenge Council

RIM let us know that they are kicking off the second generation of the BBM Challenge Council today! Young people across the globe are turning to BlackBerry for their smartphone needs, creating a powerful, vibrant community of fans who are both technology-savvy and looking for new ways to connect in real time. Recognizing the global […]


TweetBook for PlayBook Gets a Small Bump to v1.0.42

TweetBook – Twitter for BlackBerry PlayBook has received a small update to v1.0.42. TweetBook is designed to feel and function as a native Twitter ® application for the BlackBerry® PlayBook™. This provides the user with a high quality, full-featured Twitter ® experience: search, browse, send images, messages, follow your interests and friends while tweeting to […]

Handy Scanner Allows You Use Your Playbook As A Scanner

Handy Scanner allows your Playbook to moonlight as a portable scanner. Take a picture of something and then it is converted into a pdf document. It will also be compatible with Blackberry 10.

Bell Branded BlackBerry Curve 9380 Gets EOLed

The all touch BlackBerry Curve 9380 on Bell has been placed on the EOL list. The device was released on November 28th, 2011 and if you read this internal document you will see the “end of life status” is March 21st, 2012.

RIM Plans Huge Middle Eastern Retail Push!

It is no secret that RIM is doing huge business in the Middle East, so there is no surprise that they are planing a huge retail push there. RIM is working on closing a “lease on a flagship store of up to 1,500 square feet (140 square meters) in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates, said […]

iMazing – Handling your incoming eMails with just a swipe gesture

iMazing has been released in App World! iMazing is a tool that will display you all incoming eMail messages and allow you to instantly delete these messages with a swipe to right gesture. You can also mark an eMail as read with just a swipe to the left.

UVMF Plans to Release Hit Reality Show Exclusively on BlackBerry Video Store

The Move Will Help RIM Generate Revenue From Relevant Entertainment Content NEW YORK, Apr 11, 2012 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) — United Vision Marketing Firm announces today that it has plans to develop a hit reality TV show called The Making of a Mogul. The show is staring Dr. Nono C. Pearson also known as Big […]

Facebook for BlackBerry Gets Updated to v3.0.0.15 in App World

Facebook for BlackBerry has been updated to v3.0.0.15 in  BlackBerry App World. This update is not showing up for everyone at this time, so you may want to try and clear the App World cache by typing ALT +RST. This update brings bug fixes & BBM connectivity!

CNET News Mobile for BlackBerry Now Available in App World!

CBS Interactive has released CNET News Mobile for BlackBerry! With CNET News Mobile you can, stay on top of the latest technology news, reviews, and trends with the CNET News app. Now available for free on BlackBerry®. The CNET News app delivers in-depth, award-winning coverage of the consumer technology world. Get insightful tech news from […]

WhatsApp Messenger for BlackBerry Gets updates to v2.7.6369

WhatsApp Messenger for BlackBerry has been updated to v2.7.6369 in App World. WhatsApp is a cross-platform smartphone messenger available for BlackBerry® and 4 other major handsets. WhatsApp Messenger utilizes your existing internet data plan to help you stay in touch with friends, colleagues and family.

Verizon Wireless Store Tab Shows Itself on BlackBerry PlayBook App World

As you can see from the image in this article a new tab on the BlackBerry PlayBook’s App World has made an appearance. This new tab is Verizon Wireless Store, when clicked unfortunately it does nothing except act like it loading a page.

More BBM-Connected Apps Set to Launch

Series of BlackBerry App Updates Will Make It Easier to Keep Your BBM Community In The Know WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwire – April 11, 2012) – A series of updates of popular BlackBerry® apps will be released over the coming days to make it even easier for users to stay connected with their BBM™ (BlackBerry® Messenger) community. […]

3G/4G BlackBerry PlayBook Enter Carrier Testing Running OS 2.0.1

The 3G & 4G BlackBerry PlayBook has been on a lot of people minds lately myself included. There is new information going around that both models have entered carrier testing running OS 2.0.1. Hit the break for more on this.

Video: BlackBerry Bold – High-speed browsing

RIM has posted the following video on the BlackBerry Bold browsing speed. Here is the description of the video: Have the world at your fingertips with the high-speed browser on the new BlackBerry® Bold™. Browse the Internet faster than ever, and access the content you want without any delays.

QuickBerry Podcast Episode 15 Hosted By @BBSuperAbuser!

@BBSuperAbuser has brought us another exciting episode of the QuickBerry Podcast! @BBSuperAbuser is an  awesome theme developer from Pro Theme Designs (PTD) has set up a great podcast that give you the weekly BlackBerry headline roundup, from the most popular news sites around, with a little bit of fun, courtesy of the Hit the […]

Angry Birds Space Now Available for PlayBook!?!

Well it appeared that RIM and Rovio had released Angry Birds Space for the BlackBerry PlayBook and all of a sudden it was removed…. We already know that Angry Birds Space will be released on the BlackBerry PlayBook but we still do not have an excat date, it looked like it was going to be […]

Alec Saunders “We’re not getting rid of side-loading on the BlackBerry PlayBook OS or in BlackBerry 10″

In a tweet heard around the world from RIM’s VP of Developer Relations, Alec Saunders stated:  “we’re removing sideloading for consumers. Pretty sure we’ve got a solution for devs.” Today Mr. Saunders has written a blog post saying that is not the case to a degree.  

Is Facebook Next In Line To Make A Play On Buying RIM? Not Likely

Yes you read that right, outrageous claims have emerged stating that Facebook, along with Nokia, Microsoft, Samsung and Amazon, is possibly going to put an offer in to buy RIM. Personally, that sounds like a load of bologna to me, but I guess we’ll have to wait and see. Sterne Agee analyst, Shaw Wu, has […]

Kobo eReader Updated To v4.2.1

Finally, an update in BlackBerry App World for Kobo eReader, version 4.2.1! If there’s one thing I love, it’s reading. And I mean a lot. I go on vacation for a week, right? Guess how many books I take.. six, at least. Let me tell you something: six books at a minimum gets really heavy […]

Sonera Launches BlackBerry Smartphones and Services in Finland

Helsinki, Finland – Starting from today, Sonera’s business customers in Finland will be able to get BlackBerry® smartphones and services. Users with existing BlackBerry smartphones will also be able to purchase service plans from Sonera.