Short BlackBerry 10 Commercial Spotted on CNBC

Like the launch of BlackBerry 10 at the end of the month, there is also a World Economic Forum that happens annually at the end of January. Davos is a city in eastern Switzerland that became famous in the 1990s for hosting this forum. On CNBC today at multiple time slots their were ‘BlackBerry 10 […]

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RIM Clears Up Issue With BBM 7.0.1 Downloads In The Beta Zone

Earlier this week BBM 7.0.1 went live in the BlackBerry Beta Zone and many users encountered an issue with the downloads.  This version of BBM brought many bug fixes, but more importantly it was made available to those users still on OS 5.0. 

Suspected BlackBerry Z10 Dimensions And Weight

There have been a ton of leaks of the BlackBerry Z10, we have seen rumors about release dates and specs. On aspect of the device that hasn’t gotten a ton of coverage is the weight and dimensions of the device.  The good news is that the weight of the Z10 looks to be only slightly […]

Some People Are Really Serious About Switching to BlackBerry 10 [Video]

There are some people out there that are really dedicated to their opinions about mobile platforms   If you are wondering about why anyone would want to switch to BlackBerry 10, and are in need of a laugh, you will want to check out this video.

RIM is the authority on building a quality app ecosystem

BlackBerry’s commitment to their third party developers is admirable and the gold standard (and perhaps even beyond that) of how developers should be treated.  Under the leadership of Alec Saunders and the Developer Relations team, RIM has essentially written the book on how to grow a third party mobile appecosystem. 

BB10 Video Camera Test Shooting At Night Looks Great

Previously, we saw yet another BlackBerry Z10 hands-on walk-through. The same folks have added a video showcasing the BlackBerry Z10′s camera. Or, more appropriately, its video taking capabilities. The camera itself features several modes like ’Automatic’, ‘Action’, ‘Whiteboard, ‘Night’ and ‘Beach’ or ‘Snow,’ which is not available on Apple & Windows platform. Though, it is unclear if these filters are extended to video. The BlackBerry Z10 features a rear 8MP […]

Win tickets to the BlackBerry10Paris event and a BlackBerry 10 device!

Next up in line – enter to win tickets for you and a guest to attend the BlackBerry 10 fan event in Paris and bring home a BlackBerry 10 device! Same rules apply as in previous contests. Just follow @BlackBerryFra on Twitter, then Tweet your 10 word BlackBerry 10 story using the hashtag #BlackBerry10Paris. If you’re one of the […]

Skype Icons Extracted from the last Dev Alpha Update!

I have been asked this question a lot since Research In Motion announced BlackBerry 10, will BlackBerry 10 support Skype? Well the answer could lay right in the last update for the BlackBerry 10 Dev Alpha… Nothing has been said officially, but from the icons that were extracted from the last Dev Alpha update the […]

BlackBerry Z10 Appears on Film Again

  Mobile Link Like I have been saying the leaks will continue all the way to launch! Here is a nice video walk-through of the Blackberry Z10 it shows off the device, the OS as well as native apps like the clock and BlackBerry Hub.

Leaked Screenshots Show BlackBerry 10 Maps

As we get closer to the launch of BlackBerry 10, we are starting to see more and more leaked images showing off the native applications baked in to the OS. We now have a nice spread of images showing off the native BlackBerry 10 Maps application! the images depict a older software version, one would […]

A look at the BlackBerry 10 Clock

Yesterday we had a nice look at Bedtime Mode on Blackberry 10, today we are taking a look at the Blackberry 10 clock. As you can see in the images below you have the regular clock (which we have seen before), The Stopwatch, World clock, and Timer. After seeing the Bedtime Mode clock on BlackBerry […]

Funny Guy Greg Kyte Camps Out for BlackBerry 10

Mobile Link If you are like me (a huge BlackBerry fan) then the thought of camping out for Research In Motion’s first BlackBerry 10 device has crossed your mind… That thought lasted for about 30 seconds and the reason for that is it is way too cold in Houston to be doing that. Now some […]

Verizon Connected BlackBerry QWERTY (Dev Alpha C) Images Found on Instagram

Whadda know. Trolling instagram has its perks. CB member spotted these dashing images of the ‘Not For Sale’ N-Series or X10 QWERTY BlackBerry (Or more likely the Dev Alpha C)  set to be launched alongside the Z10 Full Touch device at the end of this month. She’s a looker, what you you guys think of […]

Virgin Mobile Canada Looking For People To Join Their BlackBerry 10 Testing Team

It’s that time again, Virgin Mobile Canada is “building an army of super-savvy Member phone lovers”. If you qualify then you will “get your hands on the re-invented BlackBerry first.” Virgin Mobile has done this many times before, getting specially picked people to test out the latest hottest phone.

Forbes Gives You “Five Things BlackBerry 10 Needs to Beat Apple’s iPhone”

Last week we did a post on Forbes’ Top Ten Reasons To Hope For BlackBerry 10. Now they’ve gone and done an article on the “Five Things BlackBerry 10 Needs To Beat Apple’s iPhone.” The two articles are like a right and wrong comparison. RIM could use it as a guideline. Exclusive and Revolutionary Apps […]

Behind The Scenes With RIM’s Enterprise Leaders [Video]

The BlackBerry Business Blog has posted up part one of a series where they are talking to RIM executives on the enterprise side of things.  The team featured in this weeks video is the fine folks that have been hard at work behind the scenes in the lead up to the launch of BlackBerry 10 and BlackBerry […]

Crop Photos Easily with EasyCrop for the BlackBerry PlayBook

I love taking pictures with my BlackBerry PlayBook, they always come out great! Especially with the awesome HD 1080p rear facing and front facing camera. One of the things I wish I could do is fix my photos and now you can with Easy Crop Free! Easy Crop free does exactly what you think it […]

BlackBerry Curve 9320 Goes on Sale from Phones 4U!

If you do not have a BlackBerry 7 device or if you are looking for nice budget friendly upgrade UK retailer Phones 4U has just dropped the price on the BlackBerry Curve 9320! Already priced at £99.99 on the Pay As You Go plan has now been dropped once again to only £59.95 Hurry up and head […]

The Four Main Navigation Gestures in BlackBerry 10 Demoed on Video

When I tell people that BlackBerry 10 is a gesture based OS I sometimes get quizzical looks on what that means. Thankfully Jeff Gadway, RIM’s senior product marketing manager, kindly decided to show off the top four navigation gestures in a video. (each direction) They more of less show the gestures that we will be […]

Reminder To Developers – You Only Have Till January 21st To Submit Your Apps For A Chance To Get A Limited Edition BlackBerry 10 Device

RIM posted a reminder this morning to developers that are hoping to get their hands on a limited edition BlackBerry 10 device.  You will need to have your apps submitted to AppWorld by January 21st for your chance at getting the limited edition device.