Poynt has Filed for Bankruptcy

Poynt has filed for bankruptcy. Poynt is an award-winning local search app that lets you find and connect with businesses, movies, restaurants, people, offers and events near you whenever and wherever you need them. Poynt allows you to interact with your search through placing calls to businesses, mapping directions, viewing showtimes and movie trailers or […]

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EcoCAR 2 Challenge Sponsered in Part by RIM and QNX

QNX and RIM are sponsoring a program called EcoCAR 2. “Established by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and General Motors, EcoCAR 2 challenges 15 North American universities to create a greener vehicle without compromising performance, safety, and consumer acceptability. ” Hit the break for more!

BlackBerry 10 Cascades Webcasts Now Available Online

Research In Motion has just published the last two BlackBerry Cascades webcasts online for the world to listen in and learn more! Here is what RIM states to get started: Here’s your first stop for learning Cascades! You can check out the introduction to Cascades, take a tour to learn about Cascades Builder, or follow […]

WordPress for BlackBerry Updated to v1.6.1

WordPress for BlackBerry smartphones has been updated to v1.6.1 in the BlackBerry App World. The all new WordPress for BlackBerry app allows you to write posts, upload photos and videos, edit pages, and manage comments. Both WordPress.com and self-hosted WordPress (2.9.2 or higher) sites are supported. Download the app and start blogging on the go […]

NFC Shortcuts On Sale for Only $.99

Mobile Link NFC Shortcuts (aka NFCLauncher) is one of my most used BlackBerry applications. NFC Shortcuts is the first NFC app for BlackBerry that allows you to launch apps or shortcuts conveniently by tapping your BlackBerry® to a NFC tag. The NFC applications are endless from enabling to disabling WiFi to checking in to Foursquare […]

Tanla Solutions Launches Games Club for BlackBerry Smartphones

Tanla Solutions, the leading provider of Mobile Payments and Rights management solutions, today announced its plans to launch Games Club – a popular socially connected gaming service platform – for BlackBerry® smartphone customers in the Asia Pacific region.  Games Club offers a wide range of high quality games with affordable subscription options. Users can play […]

Research In Motion Launches the BlackBerry Curve 9320 in Malaysia

A Stylish, New Smartphone for the Socially-Connected Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM) today announced availability of a stylish new smartphone for socially-connected customers in Malaysia. Customers can get the all new BlackBerry® Curve™ 9320 smartphone beginning today from authorized BlackBerry partners. “Consumers in Malaysia want easy-to-use mobile technology […]

Email ++ Updated to v2.5.3

Email ++ has been updated to version 2.5.3. What’s new in this release? You now have the ability to suppress/filter preview message based on sender and/or subject within the Block Filter. You can also now suppress preview message for WhatsApp internal message to resolve potential conflict with its internal messages.

Kijiji Ad: Mom Wants To Buy Her Kid A Blackberry

An interesting ad running on Kijiji in Halifax, NS. The Mom initially mentions how she tried to talk her daughter out of getting a Blackberry, but caved in and posted an ad wanting to get one for her daughter. The funny part is how she mentions BBM and her suggestions for certain kinds of apps. […]

Getting Things Done With Blackberry

RIM is continuing on with their Get Things Done With Blackberry campaign. BizBlog has put together a list of what Blackberry features are good for going about this. Use the phone: I will admit I don’t use the phone as much as I use everything else. We should really go about using the phone for […]

RIM’s Ceo is Answering the Top 10 Questions From #TeamBlackBerry Readers

There was an article that was published a few days ago regarding the biggest questions that BlackBerry Users had.  After much consideration and contemplation there were 10 questions that came above all.  Hit the Break to see the questions that Thorsten will need to answer.

Official OS: BlackBerry Porsche Design P’9981 OS 7.1.0.523 from Indosat & XL Indonesia

Software Name: BlackBerry Handheld Software v7.1.0.1650 (All Languages) File Name: 9981jAllLang_PBr7.1.0_rel1650_PL5.1.0.398_A7.1.0.523_XL_Indonesia__Non_Vodafone_.exe Download Size: 286 MB Language: English Published Date: 07/05/2012

ZocDoc wants to help you Get Well Sooner

When you are in need of a doctor it is always easier if you can quickly access a resource that will allow you to see what doctors are close to where you are.  In todays mobile environment we are pretty much always using our phones, and more so we use them to search for everything […]

RIM reportedly facing pressure to lower Carrier BlackBerry Fees

In the midst of what many would call one of the worst few weeks in RIM’s history there is now news that American carriers like AT&T and Verizon are pressuring RIM to lower their carrier fees.  RIM charges its carriers a fee to allow their customer to access the BlackBerry servers and infrastructure that brings […]

Barclaycard Wireless Festival app now available in AppWorld

While this app isn’t going to be of much use to most people, it will make life easier for those of you attending the Barclaycard Wireless festival in Hyde Park, London this weekend.  The app was made in part by Vodafone and Live Nation and includes many features that will make your festival going much […]

Official OS: BlackBerry Curve 9320 OS 7.1.0.523 from TrueMove H

BlackBerry Handheld Software v7.1.0.1647 (All Languages) Package Version: 7.1.0.1647 Consisting of: Applications: 7.1.0.523 Software Platform: 9.49.0.47 File name: 9320jAllLang_PBr7.1.0_rel1647_PL9.49.0.47_A7.1.0.523_Truemove___H.exe File size: 272.71MB Note: The Software Platform and Applications version numbers can be found under Options-About screen on the handheld.

How to Enable “Device Analyzer” on OS 7.1.0.5xxx

If you are running OS 7.1 you will be happy to know that you can now enable “Device Analyzer” on your BlackBerry. Device Analyzer lets you run multiple diagnostic tests on your BlackBerry smartphone tests like: Internet Mail Account Issues, Battery Tests, Issues with Device Responsiveness, Cellular Network Connection Issues, Wi-Fi Connection Issues, and Hardware […]

Galaxy on Fire 2 HD Now Available for PlayBook!

Galaxy on Fire 2 HD conquers BlackBerry App World As of now, Fishlabs Entertainments spectacular sci-fi shooter is available for the BlackBerry PlayBook in a stunning HD version Hamburg – July 5th, 2012 – Galaxy on Fire 2™ HD, the mobile science fiction benchmark on the App Store, is now also available for the latest […]

Facebook Gets Updated In The Beta Zone

The Facebook for Blackberry app got updated in the Beta Zone to v3.2.0.5 what’s in the update? Ability to link all Facebook friends’ birthdays to your BlackBerry Calendar Previously integrated birthdays in the calendar are removed when birthday integration settings are changed Ability to select which friends’ birthdays appear in the device calendar Ability to […]

Official OS 7.1.0.536 for the BlackBerry Torch 9810 from Redington India

It seems we have yet another official OS release for this evening.  This time around it is for the BlackBerry Torch 9810 and is listed as version 7.1.0.536 and comes from Redington India.  As usual you can expect some bug fixes and such as part of the update, however we are also hearing that there […]