Unannounced BlackBerry ‘Rio’ Accessories coming by the end of February?!

BlackBerry has yet to talk about the rumored BlackBerry ‘Rio’ we keep hearing and seeing different things like the mention of the ‘Rio’ popping up in BlackBerry OS and more. Now according to a new document the BlackBerry ‘Rio’ has an accessory lineup that is rumored to be due out by the end of this […]

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BBM for iOS Updated; Adds the ability to send multiple photos!

If you are using BBM on an iPhone  you will be happy to know that BlackBerry has rolled out an update that brings a couple of things you have been lacking. This update is currently available in the App Store and brings the version to 2.6.2.39. What’s new? See when a contact has received and […]

Snap v3 Beta now available!

@RedLightOLove has just released the long awaited update to Snap. This update dubbed Snap version 3 Beta comes in at version 2.9.9.0 and is available to be sideloaded on a BlackBerry 10 device near you! Snap lets you login to your Google Play account and download your purchased and free apps to your BlackBerry 10 […]

Snap v3 Beta could be hitting a device near you by the end of the week

We have been waiting on Snap v3 since December and it seem as though that wait could be almost over! This coming from the developer Jim Muir. In his latest Tweet Jim states “Snap v3 getting really close! Should be able to ship a beta version by the end of the week!” This is great […]

Rogers set to release OS 10.3.1 this month

This is really not much of a surprise here, but Rogers will officially be releasing BlackBerry OS 10.1.3 this month. Rogers has recently updated their OS launch schedule showing that the BlackBerry Passport, Classic, Q10, Q5, Z10 and Z30 will all get OS 10.3.1. We already knew OS 10.3.1 was coming this month thanks to […]

Regulators are checking into possible stock manipulation regarding the rumors Samsung was buying BlackBerry

Last month the rumors of Samsung being in talks with BlackBerry to buy them out sent BlackBerry’s stock through the roof. BlackBerry’s stock surged 30% after the rumors of the buyout started circulating the internet. Now regulators from both the U.S. and Canada are investigating the stock trades during the time of the rumor to […]

Celebrate Chinese New Year with two brand new BBM sticker packs

Get in the new year spirit with these two new BBM sticker packs! You can Celebrate Chinese New Year with Chinese Happy SuSheep Year from PicoCandy and Chinese New Year Manjukun and Friends from Pyi Pyi Family! Both BBM sticker packs will set you back $1.99 each. Check them out below and let us know […]

Insta10 updated in the Beta Zone; Hub notifications, headless support added

If you have not already check out Insta10 in the BlackBerry Beta Zone, you are missing out! Nemory Studios has just released a brand new update to their native Instagram application for BlackBerry 10!  Keep in mind that this is a beta app so there maybe a hiccup or two, but once it is released […]

Clove UK now offering the SIM free BlackBerry Passport in red

If you are in the UK and have been holding out on picking up the SIM free BlackBerry Passport in red, get in front of your PC and order it today from Clove! Clove is offering the black, white and now the red SIM free BlackBerry Passport for £525.00 including VAT. Are you going to […]

Typo has been ordered to pay $860,000 to BlackBerry for violating sales ban

Talk about a huge win for BlackBerry! Back in March of 2014, BlackBerry won a case against Typo for selling almost identical keyboard case combos for the iPhone. This case barred Typo from selling anymore keyboard case combos. Typo continued selling their product against the court order. This resulted in Typo being ordered to pay […]

Hub Browser Updated With New Security Features

Our great friend Toby from Tundra Core Studios just let us know that they have released an update to HUB Browser for BlackBerry 10. You you are looking for a browser for your BlackBerry 10 device this browser may be for you. Hub Browser is a feature-rich supplementary app for your BlackBerry 10 Browsing Experience. It […]

BlackBerry helps law enforcement stay connected

BlackBerry has been helping law enforcement officials for many years now and thanks to Blue Line Magazine’s latest issue we now have even more of an understanding how BlackBerry helps. Check out the full article here and be sure to check out the piece below: The teams prioritize most of their day to day efforts […]

BBM Protected & BlackBerry Blend both nominated for GSMA Global Mobile Awards

During Mobile World Congress the Global Mobile Awards are held every year. This year BlackBerry has been nominated for two! One for BlackBerry Blend in Best Mobile Service or App for Consumers and the second is for BBM Protected, Best Security/ Anti-Fraud Product or Solution. The judges are comprised of 300 independent experts, analysts, journalists, […]

Beta OS 10.3.1.2243 for the BlackBerry Passport, Z10, Z3, Z30, Q5, Q10 Now Available

If you are waiting for BlackBerry to officially release OS 10.3.1.2072 for your device and do not want to wait any longer beta OS 10.3.1.2243 is now available for all devices listed below. The links posted are for the radios and core downloads, so that you can build the autoloaders. I will update this post […]

Six New Valentine’s Day Themed BBM Sicker Packs Now Available!

That’s right, six brand new BBM sticker packs have landed in the BBM Shop! 8-bit Valentines Day from Swyft Media, Harley’s Love Story from Swyft Media, Betty Boop Valentines Day from King Features, Garfield’s Valentine’s and St. Patrick’s Day from Paws Inc, Peanuts Valentines from Peanuts and last but not least Valentine’s Day from Meemo. […]

BlackBerry Classic on Bell gets OS 10.3.1.2072

The top three Canadian carriers Rogers, TELUS and now Bell have all released BlackBerry OS 10.3.1.2072 for the BlackBerry Classic! You can check for the update by going to settings scroll until you find software update and hit check for update. The BlackBerry Passport, Z10,Q10 and others should be seeing an OS update sometime this […]

The BBM Shop Hits 1 Billion Views

BlackBerry has just announced that the BBM Shop has just hit 1 billion user views in January alone! “Today, 72% of users with access to BBM Shop interact with our “virtual goods” (stickers, music, games, etc.) each month.” Matthew Talbot, Senior Vice President Emerging Solutions at BlackBerry states; “In total, virtual goods have generated more […]

Wonder how BlackBerry’s Security works?

One of BlackBerry’s main strengths has always been their security with their devices and products they offer their customers. Alex Manea, Manager of Security Services at BlackBerry has taken time to go over BlackBerry’s security in a blog post from Inside BlackBerry Biz Blog below. Modern IT systems are extremely complex and securing them can […]

BlackBerry Classic arrives in South Africa

New Device Responds to Customer Demand for a Familiar Design Merged with the Security and Speed of BlackBerry 10 for Superior Productivity, Communications and Collaboration Johannesburg, South Africa – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB), a global leader in mobile communications, today launched the BlackBerry® Classic™ in South Africa. The no-nonsense smartphone built to meet […]

Alec Saunders rejoins Microsoft

Alec Saunders BlackBerry’s former VP of Developer Relations and part of the QNX team left BlackBerry way back in October. Mr Saunders has now joined Microsoft as a “Principal Technical Evangelist” at Microsoft Ventures. Mr. Saunders had to say this in a blog post: “So it was natural that one of the first companies I […]