President Obama Upgraded to Bold 9900, Will He Be Getting The N-Series?

CrackBerry spotted TIME interview with Barack Obama and rested nicely next to his cup of tea and red classified folder is his holstered Bold 9990 (or 9930). This is great because Obama was fighting die hard to keep his BlackBerry and remain connected. And was successful! Back when he was fighting hard for his phone he was using a clunky old […]

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Kodak to sell patents to group including RIM, Apple for US$525-million

A group including Apple Inc., Google Inc. and Research In Motion Ltd. agreed to buy patents from bankrupt Eastman Kodak Co. for about US$525-million, gaining digital-imaging technology to capture and share pictures. The group is led by Intellectual Ventures and RPX Corp., Kodak said in a statement today. Google, Apple and RIM are among the 12 […]

BlackBerry Elite Fans Visit RIM HQ to Sneak a Peek at BlackBerry 10

Mobile Link Research In Motion recently invited 20 of their biggest BlackBerry Elite fans to HQ in Waterloo! The invite included some exclusive hands-on time with BlackBerry 10. RIM wanted to show 20 of our biggest fans an exclusive sneak peek into some great features of BlackBerry 10. Here’s what they had to say.

Vodafone UK BlackBerry Curve 9320 Discounted to £120

Vodafone UK has a great deal on the BlackBerry Curve 9320 currently you can purchase the Curve on a Pay-As-You-Go plan for only £120 after the discounted rate, that’s a savings of £10. Vodafone UK offers the BlackBerry Curve 9320 in all sorts of colors like black, white, classic blue, vivid violet and pink!

BlackBerry PlayBook Updated to OS 2.1.0.1314

Research In Motion is pushing out an update to the BlackBerry PlayBook OS. This update is to version 2.1.0.1314 and includes support for Flash v10.3 and updates to Adobe AIR to support developers. This update is super small coming in at 37 MB… If you see anything different please feel free to let us know […]

Check Out Appsme for Businesses – Create HTML5 Apps for Your Business

Mippin is behind some awesome online build-it-yourself application tools like BlackBerry App Generator and Appsme. Appsme is an web based application building tool for BlackBerry, Android and iOS. When you sign up with Appsme you get a free three month trial and the after that it will run you only $20 a month. The application […]

UK Carriers EE and O2 Announce BlackBerry 10!

BlackBerry users in the UK should be really excited about this bit of information regarding BlackBerry 10! According to Engadget “All major UK carriers emailed us confirmation they’ll be stocking BB10 handsets.” We already know that Rogers and possible Bell have announced BlackBerry 10 support.

StereoTube for PlayBook and BlackBerry 10 Updated to v4.0

StereoTube for the BlackBerry PlayBook has been updated to version 4.0 in BlackBerry World. This update brings the ability to download YouTube videos to your PlayBook with the option to save it as an MP4 file or simply an MP3 song. The update also includes speed adjustments and a new playlist UI.

BlackBerry Jam Hackathon session in Sao Paulo, Brazil

Mobile Link The last super hackathon #BBJamSessions in Brazil took place on October 27 at the Wayra Academy in Sao Paulo. A sold out event with more than 100 people in the house, with 28 apps presented. Many others who attended hackathons BlackBerry Jam Sessions in the past, took this last opportunity to participate.

No Sleep till BlackBerry 10 song by Lil E

BlackBerry Fans have always been ready to rally the troops in preparation of a launch. Well Lil E, know as @BTBREPRESENTA on twitter, has released a new song that will do just that.

Tesco is giving away 5 BlackBerry Curve 9320’s before Christmas

If you are in the UK and are looking to maybe win a free BlackBerry for Christmas, you are going to want and check out the contest from Tesco. They are giving away 5 BlackBerry Curve 9320’s before the 25th, so time is running out. Hit the break for all the details.

BlackBerry 10 Jam World Tour makes its way to Kuwait

The BlackBerry 10 Jam Tour is still going on, with its latest stop in Kuwait yesterday. The Kuwait event was what RIM has been calling a Mini Jam, but it still saw 40 local developers come out to see what developing for BlackBerry 10 is all about.

FCC RELEASES NEW “SMARTPHONE SECURITY CHECKER” TO HELP CONSUMERS PROTECT – MOBILE DEVICES THIS HOLIDAY SEASON

The U.S. Federal Communications Commission today announced the availability of the online Smartphone Security Checker, just in time for the holiday season. BlackBerry is one of the contributors to the development of the online tool, which provides consumers with steps they can take to help protect their mobile devices from security threats.

Video: BlackBerry 10 Dev Alpha B vs HTC Windows Phone 8

Mobile Link   We have already seen the BlackBerry 10 Dev Alpha B up against the iPhone 5 now a new video has surfaced showing us the BlackBerry 10 Dev Alpha B next to an HTC Windows Phone 8 in a browser comparison video.Hit the break for the description of the video.

Neatly Twitter Client Goes Live! Will be Available on BlackBerry 10 at Launch

Way back in November we told you about Neatly an awesome Twitter client that was headed to BlackBerry 10. F16 Apps will launch Neatly  on BlackBerry 10 at launch. Neatly is for monitoring and management of Twitter accounts to BlackBerry 10 platform. CAIRO–(BUSINESS WIRE)– In an effort to help users combat information overload on social media […]

CESG Approves BlackBerry 7.1 OS for Government Use

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM–(Marketwire – Dec. 18, 2012) – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ:RIMM)(TSX:RIM) today announced that the BlackBerry® 7.1 operating system has been approved for UK government use by CESG, the National Technical Authority for Information Assurance in the UK. The approval enables public sector workers to utilise the enhanced performance and rich functionality of […]

RIM is playing the Media Gambit and Getting Everyone Excited About BlackBerry 10

RIM is hitting all its marks as we head for the launch of BlackBerry 10. The invited are out and the tech-media community is getting really excited. A good show is that used to be RIM bashers like TechnoBuffalo are changing their tune. After the break is a long article entitled “Why I Can’t Wait For BlackBerry […]

Twitter for BlackBerry Updated to v4.0.0.15 in BlackBerry World

Twitter for BlackBerry has been updated in BlackBerry World to version 4.0.0.15! T4BB helps you stay connected to the people, information and news you care about on Twitter, with the high-quality experience you expect on a BlackBerry smartphone.

New York Times DealBook Attendees Got in Some hands-on time with BlackBerry 10

  Mobile LinkThe attendees of the recent New York Times DealBook conference got a chance to spend some hands-on time with the BlackBerry 10 device. BlackBerry is a founding conference sponsor, Frank Boulben, CMO for BlackBerry, and Vivek Bhardwaj where on hand to offer an exclusive preview of BlackBerry 10 to some of the most […]