Irish Government Gives up on Blackberry, Will they return for BlackBerry 10?

The Irish government has announced that it will be dropping support for Blackberrys and in turn they will settle for iPhones and Android devices, according to SiliconRepublic. The switch affects Teachta Dála’s (TD’s) in the lower house of the Oireachtas (the Irish Parliament). Irish government officials government, feels that BlackBerry is no longer a cost effective […]

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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 […]

Three UK offering up one free year of BIS to Pay As You Go BlackBerry users

UK carrier Three is offering up a new promotion for their Pay As You Go BlackBerry users.  Three UK is offering up one free year of BIS if you are an eligible Pay As You Go customer.  This promo will save customers £5 a month, however there are of course some stipulations and requirements.

RIM Isn’t Dead Yet, says the Harvard Business Review

As the headline suggests a post written up by Scott Anthony as part of HBRs Blog Network  makes claim that RIM isn’t as dead as the media pundits so love to claim. As he so simply puts, ” [In] September RIM reported that its subscriber base had grown to 80 million from 78 million. The company’s […]

BlackBerry Internet Service 4.3 User Guide Now Available

Research In Motion has recently released their User Guide for BlackBerry Internet Service 4.3! At this time there is no changelog within the document itself or any dates for release. The update to BIS 4.3 appears to be just a bug fix update… You can check out the full document here. Let us know if […]

Unchain your Berry! – Unlock Codes Starting at $9.95

Tired of your wireless carrier? Traveling Abroad and don’t want to pay outrageous international fees?  Want to switch to a new carrier, but you don’t want to buy a new BlackBerry? Why not unlock your BlackBerry to use it on another network? We offer unlock codes for all the major carriers from T-Mobile to Sprint! […]

Tigo Subscribers Really Like Blackberry Internet Service

Tanzanian provider Tigo has gained a lot of subscribers in Blackberry Internet Service. The service only started in October 2010 offering unlimited to access to the internet,email and bbm services. Then in November 2011 subscribers were given another option by having a short term connectivity package. That plan was for people who don’t want or […]

Update:RIM states that BES 10 will be backward compatible for older BlackBerry devices

**Update: It seems that BGR has received confirmation from RIM that BES administrators will need to have BES 5 and BES 10 running in parallel for existing in-market BlackBerry 7 devices and new BlackBerry 10 devices to run on the same servers. This goes a little against what RIM stated early today. At this point BGR’s […]

Will BlackBerry 10 signal the death of BIS/BES requirements for new devices?

Shortly after BlackBerry World in May, we got some word from a source that BlackBerry 10 devices would no longer access the BlackBerry servers in the current manner.  We were unable to verify this rumor, but it did make sense with what we were seeing with the BlackBerry 10 Dev Alpha device, as well we […]

Virgin Mobile UK Offering BIS Free For 12 Months When You Buy A Blackberry Curve 9320

For just £109.89 you can get a Blackberry Curve 9320 at Virgin Mobile UK. What do you get for buying it? Buy today and get: Twelve months free email and BlackBerry Messenger £10 airtime included in the price of the phone, plus an extra 300 free texts – just to say hello.

[UPDATED] T-Mobile Data Outage Being Reported [UPDATED Part 2]

[UPDATE 2] As of 10 minutes ago my messages have started to come through my T-Mobile BlackBerry Bold 9900! Service seems to have been restored! If you want to know what happened I was informed that a server died and it effected mainly T-Mobile, Wind, Metro PCS as well as BES customers.   [UPDATE 1] […]

NY Gov. Cuomo Only Uses BlackBerry Pin-to-Pin Messages to Communicate with Staff!

Governor of New York Andrew Cuomo only communicates with his staff using secure Blackberry PIN to PIN messages, never email! He refuses to communicate using the standard email services on his Blackberry to communicate to his peers by passing data and email servers. Being the only secure device allowed by government official Cuomo is using his Blackberry to ensure there […]

RIM reportedly facing pressure to lower Carrier BlackBerry Fees

In the midst of what many would call one of the worst few weeks in RIM’s history there is now news that American carriers like AT&T and Verizon are pressuring RIM to lower their carrier fees.  RIM charges its carriers a fee to allow their customer to access the BlackBerry servers and infrastructure that brings […]

FREE: Zello Walkie-Talkie App for BlackBerry Updated to v1.28.0

We have seen and used walkie-talkie applications for BlackBerry in the past and there have been some good ones and some really bad ones. Today one of the best ones (Zello) has been updated to v1.28.0. Zello lets you turn your BlackBerry into a walkie-talkie.

Developers: RIM has Published JsonCpp for BlackBerry 10 Platform on GitHub

RIM is continuing to make progress with and for the Blackberry 10, you can see from the approach that when this platform is finallized it will be ready to take on many challenges as well as critics and other platforms. JsonCpp project development platform on the BlackBerry will use compatible code for Blackberry 10, RIM […]

Over 1 Million Playbooks Sold, Blackberry 10 Devices on the Way, Thorsten Heins Optimistic of Blackberrys’ Future!!!

Today in Blackberry news from RIM along with the Q4 Earnings call along with, Jim Basillie stepping down, Thorsten Heins confirmed over 1 million BlackBerry PlayBook owners out there. RIM says they have shipped another half a million PlayBooks in the last quarter. Which trumps what many analyst felt that the first Blackberry Tablet to be […]

How To: Sync Your Yahoo Address and Yahoo Contacts to your Blackberry Playbook

With the release of BlackBerry PlayBook tablet OS 2.0, native email and PIM (personal information management) apps are now included. The new Messages app offers a universal inbox and tightly integrates with the Contacts and Calendar apps as well as social networks to give you a BlackBerry communications experience that you’ll love on your BlackBerry tablet! […]

The World’s Largest BlackBerry Only Social Network is Now Apart of NerdBerry!!

NerdBerry is extremely happy to announce that The World’s Largest BlackBerry Only Social Network is Now Apart of NerdBerry! BlackBerry Underground is 7000+ members strong and growing everyday. Over the next few weeks we will be making some tiny adjustments to BBU, but for the most part the site will remain the same. Besure to […]

How To: Update BES Blackberry Smartphones with March 2012 Daylight Savings Time

RIM has just posted a new knowledge base article KB30209 for the March 2012 Daylight Savings Time (DST) update that is cumulative and includes updates to the following time zones. Hit the break for more info.

Philadelphia man uses Phone Jammer to Disrupt All Cell Phone Services

A Philadelphia man riding the public bus, remotely nuked every cell phone service on the bus. Astonishing enough the Philadelphia man state that he simply did not want to listen to other people’s phone conversations, and that he turns on the illegal device when other people talk too loud and they get on his nerves.