**UPDATE**Vodafone Users Experiencing Issues with BlackBerry Service

**UPDATE** We are hearing reports that everything is back to normal on the outage front. If you are still having issues let us know in the comments. The @UK_BlackBerry sent out a message on Twitter letting the world know that some BlackBerry customers in Europe, the Middle-East and Africa are experiencing issues with BlackBerry service […]

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WhatsApp Beta Updated to v2.9.526

Today WhatsApp Messenger released a new beta update,v2.9.526, to be downloaded to your BlackBerry. WhatsApp Messenger is a multi-platform messaging app that allows you to use your smartphone data plan to contact friends, family and whomever you pick without the need for a minutes or texting plan.

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B-BOX360 for BlackBerry Updated to v10.0.0.121

B-BOX360 for BlackBerry has been updated to v10.0.0.121 in BlackBerry World. B-BOX360 for BlackBerry helps you get XBOX Live On your BlackBerry. Full Friends List. Games Played And Achievements Unlocked. Want To Help? Get In Touch. This update features a new interface and is free to download.

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New Year, New You – Time to Get Healthy!

Research In Motion just sent us a great email letting us know about five great BlackBerry applications to help you get healthy! As we ring in 2013, many will be looking to start the New Year on the right foot. Whether renewing resolutions from last year or making new ones, BlackBerry can help keep users […]

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QNX Announces Release of QNX CAR Platform 2.0

Platform already being adopted by automotive community for next-generation infotainment systems LAS VEGAS, NEVADA–(Marketwire – Jan. 8, 2013) – 2013 International CES (North Hall, Booth 1837) – QNX Software Systems Limited, a global leader in software platforms for in-car electronics, today announced that a release of the QNX CAR™ application platform 2.0 and of its […]

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QNX Re-Imagines the Driving Experience With New Technology Concept Car (Bentley Continental GT)

Car demonstrates how exceptional flexibility and integration of QNX CAR application platform 2.0 can help auto companies move faster from whiteboard to showroom LAS VEGAS, NEVADA–(Marketwire – January 08, 2013) – 2013 International CES (North Hall, Booth 1837) – QNX Software Systems Limited, a global leader in software platforms for in-car electronics, today unveiled a […]

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Sketch W Friends for PlayBook On Sale for Only $.99

Sketch W Friends was updated on December 5 to version 4.0.2. Now Sketch W Friends is on sale for only $.99 in BlackBerry World! Sketch W Friends is a real-time, multi-player, virtual game based on the classic games of Pictionary and Charades. Sketch W Friends brings a fresh twist to the good old games of […]

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QNX Announces New In-Car Speech Recognition Framework to Understand a Speaker’s Intent

New intent framework to bring power of AT&T Watson(SM) speech recognition engine to wider variety of in-car systems and applications OTTAWA, ONTARIO–(Marketwire – Jan. 7, 2013) – QNX Software Systems Limited, a global leader in software platforms for in-car electronics, has announced a powerful new framework that will allow speech recognition systems in cars to […]

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RIM Announces January’s BlackBerry Fan of the Month – Congrats to @arisham2003!

RIM has announce January’s BlackBerry Fan of the Month! We like to take a minute to congratulate Arisham AKA @arisham2003 for being the BlackBerry Fan of the Month! Nice job Zalman keep up the great work and if you are interested in writing about BlackBerry news and more let us know by BBMing us! Our […]

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Images Show off BlackBerry Navigator in Action

Just yesterday Research In Motion released BlackBerry Navigator in BlackBerry Beta Zone. This particular application is currently only available for BlackBerry users in the UK… We now have some great screen captures of the BlackBerry Navigator application. There have been reports that people running OS .794 not being able to input their key code. If  […]

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KVAD Group Updates Photo Studio for BlackBerry

KVAD Group has just released an update to their popular photo application Photo Studio to version 1.2. It has been sometime since we last saw an update to Photo Studio and the reason as to why so long is… They have been expanding to other platforms from Windows Phone 8 to Android. Hit the break […]

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Bell To Start Selling The BlackBerry Curve 9320 On January 11th

Bell is finally launching the BlackBerry Curve 9320 on January 11th, well after all the other major Canadian carriers have. And also just mere weeks before the launch of BlackBerry 10. Though not confirmed, the Curve 9320 should sell for $199.99.

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BlackBerry Navigator Launched In BlackBerry Beta Zone Ready For Download

BlackBerry Navigator is now available in the BlackBerry Beta Zone. One cool thing to note , that it is powered by TomTom, who I am sure most of you have heard of by now. It is currently only for BlackBerry 7 devices, and only in the UK. Features: Navigation & Traffic Real-time turn-by-turn spoken directions […]

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BlackBerry Curve 9315 Smartphone Introduced By T-Mobile and RIM

T-Mobile’s most affordable BlackBerry smartphone provides productivity tools and features to keep customers connected BELLEVUE, Wash. and WATERLOO, ON –  T-Mobile USA, Inc. and Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM) today announced the most affordable BlackBerry® smartphone on T-Mobile’s nationwide network – the BlackBerry® Curve™ 9315. Powered by the BlackBerry® 7.1 operating system […]

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*Update* RIM Quietly Adds Support for OS 4.5 and Up to BlackBerry Messenger 7 w/BBM Voice

*Update* According to a few sources BBM 7 with BBM Voice is still not supported on OS 4.5, 5 (Although RIM is working on legacy support). We made a mistake in posting this article and are very sorry for the confusion. Back on December 10 2012 Research In Motion released BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) v7.0.0.126. When […]

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WeChat Joins The Cross Platform Messenger Gang

WeChat is already out for Android and iOS and now Blackberry. Chat with your friends among all the different platforms. My favorite is the variety of emotions and also the layout looks clean and unfussy. App Description: WeChat is the complete mobile communication and social networking app. Free, cross-platform, and full-featured, WeChat is the best […]

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Orange UK Selling the BlackBerry Curve 9380 for Only £99.99

If your are on Orange in the UK you will be happy to know that they are offering the BlackBerry Curve 9380 for £99.99 with a £10 top up. They are also selling the BlackBerry Curve 9320 for £119.99 with a £15 top up. So by going with the full touch 9380 you will get […]

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Foursquare Updates Their Privacy Policy

Foursquare has released a new privacy policy that will take effect on January 28th 2013. Foursquare will now display your full name and a business on Foursquare will be able to see more of their recent customers. Not a huge deal if you ask me… Hit the break for the full privacy policy.

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OverDrive Media Console for PlayBook Gets a Small Update to v2.6.3

OverDrive Media Console for BlackBerry PlayBook has received another small update this time to v2.6.3 in the BlackBerry World. OverDrive Media Console gives you on-the-go access to eBooks and audiobooks from your public, school, or college library. More than 18,000 libraries worldwide offer best-selling and classic titles via OverDrive, so use the ‘Get Books’ feature […]

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RIM Plans On Lowering BlackBerry 7 Prices To Increase International Market Share

This should come as no surprise to anyone, but it seems that RIM will be lowering BlackBerry 7 pricing to help expand market share internationally. With the BlackBerry 10 launch right around the corner, there is much opportunity for RIM to increase their market penetration with more affordable BlackBerry 7 devices.

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