The BerryReport Podcast is Back! Tonight at 8:30EST on Google Hangouts!

The legendary BerryReport Podcast is back this Monday! I will be joining Brad from BerryReporter.com as always, and we will be live on Google Hangouts! Come join us as we discuss the latest BlackBerry News, rumors, and anything else!  The show will start at 8:30 EST and we will be live on the BerryReporter Google […]

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Pakistan government to shutdown BES by November 30

We have seen this in the past where governments have tried to shutdown BlackBerry Enterprise Server in foreign countries. Now the Pakistan government has reached out to mobile carriers and asked them to stop using BlackBerry Enterprise Server or BES for short. What is the reason for this request? Well the Pakistan government is citing […]

BlackBerry ‘Dallas’ lands at the FCC

As we all already know the BlackBerry Dallas has been making its certification rounds in Singapore, Malaysia and Indonesia. Now the BlackBerry Dallas has made an appearance at the FCC. Using the model number of L6ARHR190LW / SQW100-4. As you know when a device appears in the FCC system there is little information to be […]

ViSS Adds YouTube, WeChat and Email Support

S4BB Limited has just launched an update for ViSS – Video Shrink ‘n Share – on BlackBerry World. ViSS allows to select any video and it then shrinks it to a size that can be shared through various social media. Besides BBM and WhatsApp, this latest release adds support for YouTube, WeChat and Email. From […]

Evernote update to v5.7.0.1010

Evernote has just released a brand new update for their popular BlackBerry 10 application Evernote. This update takes the version to 5.7.0.1010 and it is currently available in BlackBerry World. This award winning app lets you remember and recall anything that happens in your life. From notes to ideas to snapshots to recordings, put it […]

BlackBerry Receives New U.S. Department of Defense Approval for BlackBerry Smartphones

Waterloo, ON – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB), a global leader in mobile communications, today announced that the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) has approved the use of derived Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) credentials on BlackBerry® OS and BlackBerry® 10 smartphones. The approval further validates BlackBerry’s security capabilities and trusted mobile solutions that are […]

Work Wide updated to v1.3.1.4

Work Wide from Brian Scheirer has received a very nice update. Work Wide is specifically designed to allow for maximum productivity on your BlackBerry. Work Wide lets you have two built in “apps” side by side. Available apps are the following: Web Browser, SMS/MMS Text Messaging, Email Composer/Notepad, Calculator, Picture Viewer, Txt Viewer, and Blaq (Twitter). […]

U.K. Government Releases New BlackBerry Guidance

As if you needed more knowledge that BlackBerry’s security is superior to all other handset and software manufactures. The CESG or Communications and Electronics Security Group has released updated security guidelines for government agencies and various other secure organizations that are planing on using BlackBerry 10. BlackBerry just got another vote of confidence from a […]

Emberify turns one year old, apps go on sale for a week

Pune, India (July 22 nd , 2015) – Emberify turns one year old on 25th July, to celebrate this all apps are on a $1 sale on BlackBerry World. The sale is being run as a BlackBerry feature too. Emberify’s apps provide users better productivity with their context aware features. Apps on Sale: 1. Reminder […]

BlackBerry Acquiring AtHoc to Enable Secure Mass Communication and Collaboration

BlackBerry and AtHoc to connect communities, devices and organizations for real time communication WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – July 22, 2015) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a global leader in secure mobile communications, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire AtHoc. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. AtHoc is a leading provider […]

BBM updated to v10.9.6.22 in BlackBerry World

BlackBerry has just started rolling out a brand new BBM update for BlackBerry 10. This update takes the version to 10.9.6.22 and is available in BlackBerry World. What’s New: Bug fixes Performance Improvements Let us know what you think about the update in the comments. Head on over to BlackBerry World for the update.

BlackBerry hosting Security Summit on Thursday, July 23, 2015

BlackBerry is hosting their annual Security Summit on Thursday, July 23, 2015,in New York. BlackBerry CEO and Executive Chairman, John Chen and Chief Operating Officer Marty Beard, Vice President of Product Management Tim Choi, Corporate Strategy Vice President Jeff Holleran, Chief Technology Officer, Secusmart, Christoph Erdmann, and more will be on hand during the event. […]

BlackBerry CEO John Chen continues the turnaround with more job cuts

BlackBerry CEO John Chen continues to check the budget during this tough turnaround he is faced with. During this turnaround some empolyees will be faced with layoffs as BlackBerry moves forward in tightening up their finances. In a statement, spokeswoman Kara Yi: “As BlackBerry moves into the next stage of its turnaround, we remain focused […]

Check out Cortana Beta for Android on your BlackBerry Passport

So I was surfing through my BBM Channels and came across an APK file for Cortana for Android, thanks to DigiSpun PIN:C003C22A3. I decided to load this leaked beta onto my BlackBerry Passport running 10.3.2.2339, to my surprise the file loaded and works great. If you are not familiar with Cortana here is a bit […]

9 New Voices in Battery Watch for BlackBerry 10

S4BB Limited has just launched an update of Battery Watch with 9 new voices. In collaboration with Charilaos Kalogirou, Battery Watch now comes with unique voice from FlyCraft’s Herbie and Mollie as well as Pop Corny. Get the NEW Battery Watch today! Completely re-designed and more beautiful than ever! Are you bored of the old-school […]

S4BB Limited Launches ViSS – Video Shrink ‘n Share

S4BB Limited has just launched ViSS – Video Shrink ‘n Share – on BlackBerry World. ViSS allows to select any video and it then shrinks it to a size that can be shared through BBM or WhatsApp. From now on, users don’t need to remember the maximum file size of videos they want to share […]

A look at the BlackBerry Classic from Reuben

Huge thanks to Reuben aka @jew4blackberry for sending this one in! I know, I know. It’s probably too late for a review like this but it must be done. The BlackBerry Classic has got to be one of my favorite BlackBerry’s to date. I thoroughly enjoyed playing around with it and it reminds me of […]

WhatsApp beta updated in the Beta Zone

WhatsApp has released a brand new beta into the BlackBerry Beta Zone. This update brings several fixes within the application and more. This update takes the version to 2.12.43.2 and can be downloaded right to your BlackBerry 10 device from within the Beta Zone app. What’s new? For users on OS 10.3.2, WhatsApp is now […]

BlackBerry Names Carl Wiese to Lead Global Sales

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – July 13, 2015) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB) today announced the appointment of Carl Wiese as President, Global Sales. Wiese will be responsible for driving BlackBerry’s go-to-market strategy and advancing the company’s global sales efforts to drive growth. Wiese joins BlackBerry from Cisco, where he spent more than a decade in senior leadership […]

BlackBerry announces new partnership with Google

BlackBerry has partnered with Google in a newly announced enterprise-focused partnership. Both BalckBerry and Google will work towards bringing BES12 device deployment the and new security features in Android 5.0 Lollipop. This will allow Lollipop increased mobile security, easier device management and deployment of enterprise apps for Android devices. New features are now available through […]