OpenWhatsApp coming soon to BlackBerry 10

We all know that an official WhatsApp is coming for BlackBerry 10, but it looks like another third-party app may beat it to the punch.  The OpenWhatsApp project was initially created for the Nokia N9 that ran Meego, as WhatsApp was not going to make a build for that platform.  After rumors hit that WhatsApp […]

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T-Mobile to start selling BlackBerry Z10 to business customers on March 11th

The long-awaited US launch of the BlackBerry Z10 is only days away at this point, and for certain T-Mobile customers it is even sooner.  It seems that T-Mobile will start to sell the Z10 to their business customers starting on March 11th, with those customers receiving the devices by March 13th.

Instagram up and running on the BlackBerry Z10

This is an older-android version of Instagram that has recently leaked out for BB10 fans. While this is a none official version it brings local uploads to the device a feature that’s been sorely lacking.

***Updated with new download links*** Instagram working on the BlackBerry Z10

Our friends over at BerryThai have confirmed that they now have a working copy if Instagram for BlackBerry z10. This is just an Android port but we have not been able to confirm for ourselves if this does in fact work or not. Hit the break for the download of Instagram for BlackBerry. Let us […]

Built for BlackBerry and $10K Commitment Program dates get cleared up

It seems that there has been some confusion amongst the developer community as to what dates, and approvals were required to be eligible for both the Built for BlackBerry and the $10K Commitment Programs.  Well Alec Saunders has taken to the BlackBerry DevBlog to clear everything up, and it contains some very important information for […]

BlackBerry Z10 Keep Moving with Alicia Keys Sweepstakes

BlackBerry has teamed up with Verizon, AT&T and T-Mobile for the “BlackBerry Z10 Keep Moving with Alicia Keys” Sweepstakes, which has officially kicked off as of 9:00am this morning! Up until March 20th, fans can enter for a chance to win BlackBerry Z10 smartphones and an “Alicia Keys VIP Experience.”

Eastlink will be releasing the BlackBerry Z10

While we here in the US continue to wait for the official US launch of the BlackBerry Z10, Canadian carrier Eastlink will be releasing the BlackBerry Z10. Eastlink just recently hoisted up their LTE network a few weeks ago so the BlackBerry Z10 will be running LTE. At this time there is no word on […]

Get the BlackBerry Z10 in Indonesia for Rp 6,999,000

Well if you are in Indonesia and are a BlackBerry lover you will be happy to know that the BlackBerry Z10 has launched. Coming in at Rp 6,999,000 you will be able to pick up the whit or black device starting March 15th.

BlackBerry launches “Experience Pods” in the Philippines

BlackBerry has launched “Experience Pods” in the Philippines. “Experience Pods” are retail locations that customers can go in and buy BlackBerry products. “The Pods are all about bringing the best BlackBerry Experience to Filipinos,” said Cameron Vernest, BlackBerry director of the Philippines. The pods also offer ways for customers on the fence aboout buy BlackBerry […]

Asphalt 7: Heat FREE for Some

Gameloft inc. has released Asphalt 7: Heat for FREE. The catch is that it is currently only available in some counties US and Canada are not on the list…  Hit the speed of heat in the fastest, most visually stunning edition of the Asphalt series. It’s you against the world in 60 of the most […]

German Federal Government selects “SecuSUITE for BlackBerry 10” for secure mobile communications (FIG)

Dusseldorf (ots) – Secusmart presented at CeBIT 2013, the mobile high security solution “SecuSUITE for BlackBerry ® 10”. The solution was chosen by the Procurement Office of the Ministry of the Interior and the Federal Office for Information Security (BSI) for the encrypted communication of the German government.

Yahoo! Removing their BlackBerry App on April 1st

Yahoo! has announced that on April 1, 2013 the Yahoo! application for BlackBerry will NOT be available to download. If you have already downloaded and installed the application it WILL continue to work you just won’t be able to download it again after April 1st.

No BlackBerry Z10 for Sprint Customers

Well this comes as no surprise to me at all, Sprint will NOT be offering the BlackBerry Z10… I know several Sprint customers who are going to be highly upset by this news, I also know a few that will be switching to another carrier that is offering the BlackBerry Z10. That said Sprint will […]

Type Amaze Browser Based Game Now Available from BlackBerry!

BlackBerry has offered their most powerful device to date in the form of the BlackBerry Z10. The browser alone is excellent for multiple reasons and to help showcase just how powerful the browser on the Z10 is, BlackBerry has launched Type Amaze. Type Amaze is a browser based game.

Where did the BlackBerry 10 Font come from?

Have you ever wondered who or what created the fonts on your device? Well the man behind the BlackBerry 10 font is none other then Nova Scotia native Rod McDonald. “Having talked to a few people in the company, when they were developing the Z10, they were casting about looking for typefaces for the interface, […]

Quick Look at Flipboard on the BlackBerry Z10

Flipboard creates a personalized magazine out of everything being shared with you. Flip through your Facebook newsfeed, tweets from your Twitter timeline, photos from Instagram friends, sounds from SoundCloud and much more.

Nokia CEO Stephen Elop says he is “very interested in BlackBerry customers”

There is a battle between mobile platforms for ownership of the enterprise market.  In past years BlackBerry was the king of he enterprise, however lack lustre innovation prior to BlackBerry 10 hurt the foothold that they had.  Manufacturers like Apple and Nokia are now targeting the enterprise market with their latest devices, and trying to […]

New video from BlackBerry shows off the power of the BlackBerry 10 browser

The browser in BlackBerry 10 is definitely one its selling features.  No longer do I avoid browsing the internet on my BlackBerry, which was the case with legacy devices.  BlackBerry decided that the new BlackBerry 10 browser needed some more attention, and they created a nice little video showcasing all the features including how integrated […]

BlackBerry Bridge Updated to v3.0.9.8 for BlackBerry 10 Devices

BlackBerry has released an update to BlackBerry Bridge. This update is for BlackBerry 10 devices only and takes the version to 3.0.9.8. This update is currently available in BlackBerry World for you to download. Pair your BlackBerry smartphone with a BlackBerry PlayBook tablet to get even more features! Hit the break to find out what’s […]

Slacker Radio for BlackBerry 10 Updated to v1.0.0.259

Slacker Radio for Blackberry 10 has been updated to version 1.0.0.259 in BlackBerry World. This update of course is free of charge to all. Slacker is the most complete music service on Blackberry. With millions of songs, hundreds of expert-programmed stations and endless personalization, Slacker gives listeners anytime, anywhere access to the world’s best music […]