Guest Article By @fortneyland95: Slotch – World time, Weather, Alarm.

Mobile Link I had the honor of using this app from  I-Mentalist thanks to Hedone!  Their Slotch app offers up the weather along with a world clock and multiple alarms into one PlayBook app.  Its makes the app into one sweet bedside clock along with nice integration with FUZZengine which allows for images downloaded from […]


New and Innovative Patents from RIM for Would Support Thermal Imaging

Talk about an Innovative way to use your BlackBerry camera! Research In Motion has requested a new patent application titled Thermographic Augmented Reality Display in an Electronic Device.” This patent would mean that you could use your BlackBerry camera in many way you and I would have never even thought would be possible. Basically this patent […]

Gameplay v1.4 Released – Open-Source and Cross-Platform C++ Game Framework

RIM has release Gameplay v1.4, Gameplay is their open-source and cross-platform C++ game framework. This updated to Gameplay v1.4 includes a ton of new features and also list what is to come in the next few versions! Hit the break for more!

NO BES Encryption Keys for India

And here come the rumors once more. RIM DID NOT hand over the BES encryption keys to India. Research In Motion does not possession of said keys, so they cannot grant access to its enterprise email and messaging services.  “RIM is providing an appropriate lawful access solution that enables India’s telecom operators to be legally compliant […]

RIM CEO Thorsten Heins “To deliver BB10 we may need to look at licensing it “

RIM has long been rumored to be looking at the possibility of Licensing BlackBerry 10 to different manufactures(Samsung, Sony, HTC). Thea always denied such rumors until a recent interview from The Telegraph. The Telegraph sat down with Research In Motion’s CEO Thorsten Heins. During the interview, Heins offered more insight into the possibilities of licensing […]

Cellular Country: BlackBerry 7520 Starts Buying Frenzy?!?!?!

As i was going through my emails this morning I came across the below PR stating that the BlackBerry 7520 has started a buying frenzy. I was blown away and thought this had to be a joke… Well it was not the BlackBerry 7520 is being sold by Cellular Country for only $103.99. I am […]

PicStory for BlackBerry Updated to v4.0.1

PicStory for BlackBerry has been updated to v4.0.1 in App World. This updated includes brand new UI along with 20 new filters as well as improved image quality. PicStory allows you to compose nice pictures with many layouts and backgrounds. You can put in nice label or apply photo filters just like Instagram! Share your […]

Press Release: RIM Launches the 4G LTE BlackBerry PlayBook

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwire – August 02, 2012) – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ: RIMM)(TSX: RIM) today launched the new 4G LTE BlackBerry PlayBook tablet with built-in support for cellular networks. The new 4G LTE BlackBerry PlayBook maintains a sleek and ultra-portable form while delivering overall faster performance over the original BlackBerry PlayBook, as well as support […]

Official OS Now Available for the BlackBerry PlayBook!

Research In Motion has officially released OS for the BlackBerry PlayBook. This update is a maintenance update and will come preloaded on the BlackBerry PlayBook 4G LTE PlayBook .

RIM may have a fighting chance on AT&T

Everyone has said that RIM’s future is looking slim especially with North American customer/carriers.  This may change if the rumors that are coming out of the AT&T camp are true.

Victor Alboini broke IIROC trading rules, linked to Blackberry(RIMM) Stock

With RIM Stock prices slowly creeping around the $7 mark its a wonder even with such positive new coming about finally for RIM that the stock price remains low. Today Victor Alboini was found to have broken IIROC trading rules. The Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC) said that between August and November 2008, investment bank Northern Securities […]

RIM Publishes Response to Closing of Retail Stores in US

Earlier today there was some rumors about RIM closing the BlackBerry stores that were run by Wireless Giant.  These stores have not really seen the success that RIM and the public was looking for when they were opened.  RIM has responded to these rumors…

New Cities Are Added To The Blackberry 10 Jam

Good news for developers wanting to attend Blackberry 10 Jam. Three more cities were added to the World tour. August 23 – Kitchener-Waterloo, ON, Canada August 28 – Vancouver, BC, Canada September 18 – Amsterdam, The Netherlands

HeroCraft Launches More Titles For Blackberry And The Playbook

A while back HeroCraft said they were going to put out more Blackberry and Playbook games. They have now launched 2 new titles, with editions for both the Playbook and Blackberry Smartphones. The little dragon from Dragon and Dracula looks so cute!

Captain’s Mistress Game – Not What You Think It Is

Get your head of the gutter! This is a connect 4 type game that is bbm enabled. This means you can play against people on BBM. Get four in a row to win.

RIM Announces August’s BlackBerry Fan of the Month – Congrads to @FlashOp

RIM has announce August’s BlackBerry Fan of the Month!We like to take a minute to congratulate  Mike AKA@FlashOp for being the BlackBerry Fan of the Month! Nice job Mike keep up the great work and if you are interested in writing about BlackBerry news and more let us know by BBMing us! Our BBM Pin:2A3B4C86! […]

Is RIM planning on closing all their BlackBerry branded stores in the US?

A new rumor has hit the interwebs today regarding RIM and their BlackBerry branded retail stores.  According to Cantech letters RIM is getting ready to cut some more money by closing all of the BlackBerry stores in the US.  Currently RIM has one stand-alone store and nine airport stores.  To go along with those 10 […]

[Updated] Boxes with a “PLAYBOOK SECURITY” Labels Show up at Rogers Locations

*Update*: The gang over at Crackberry has received a tip that the security boxes actually contain a casing for the BlackBerry PlayBook 4G. It seems that certain Rogers stores will have a live demo unit, and this casing is an anti-theft mechanism. It looks like Rogers may be close to releasing the 4G/LTE BlackBerry PlayBook.  This […]

Boost Mobile, BlackBerry BBM and International Calls, the Perfect Combination

Unlimited BBM Plan launched with BlackBerry Curve 9310 and International calls to mobile phones in Mexico. IRVINE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Boost Mobile, a leader in the mobile industry offering no-contract wireless services and with prize-winning plans presented another novelty in the industry, Unlimited BBM™ offering unlimited access worldwide to the BlackBerry ® Messenger (BBM ™), calls and […]

With More Than 100 Million Users, Nimbuzz Becomes One of the Largest Consumer Mobile Communications Providers in the World

Nimbuzz Lowers Costs of Communications Data and Unifies Platforms, Bringing VoIP, Video, Data Sharing and Social Chat to a Global Consumer Audience SAN FRANCISCO, CA–(Marketwire – Jul 31, 2012) – Nimbuzz, a leading cross-platform global communications solution, today announced that it has become one of the largest mobile and Web communications platforms, with more than […]