Rogers NFC Payment Service Called Suretap To Launch Oct 15

Sales bulletins that were sent to Rogers stores informed workers that Rogers is going to launch their NFC payment service in partnership with CIBC on October 15th. This NFC payment is called suretap and will work on the Blackberry Bold 9900 and the Blackberry Curve 9360.

Official OS: Blackberry Bold 9790 OS 7.1.0.714 from Orange Poland Centertel Ptk

BlackBerry Handheld Software v7.1.0.2039 (All Languages) Package Version: 7.1.0.2039 Consisting of: Applications: 7.1.0.714 Software Platform: 9.16.0.158 File name: 9790jAllLang_PBr7.1.0_rel2039_PL9.16.0.158_A7.1.0.714_Orange_Poland_Centertel_Ptk.exe File size: 254.92MB Note: The Software Platform and Applications version numbers can be found under Options-About screen on the handheld.

RIM Announces October’s BlackBerry Fan of the Month – Congrats to @FuriousGuido

RIM has announce October’s BlackBerry Fan of the Month!We like to take a minute to congratulate Guido (@FuriousGuido)! for being the BlackBerry Fan of the Month! Nice job Guido 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! […]

Photo Studio For Blackberry Smartphones And The Playbook Gets An Update

Photo Studio was updated to v1.1. What’s in the update? support action sets: collect interesting operations into action sets and apply them again to new photos. new lens boost tool available in PRO version new effects in Lomo category UI improvements & bug-fix

MintChip Challenge Winners Announced

A while back we told you about the Royal Canadian Mint’s MintChip Challenge. The challenge was for “the software development community to create innovative software applications utilizing their MintChip technology.” In other words, come up with a mobile payment app.

Oracle CEO Talks Blackberry Usage

Oracle CEO Larry Ellison spoke at Open World. One thing he mentioned was that Blackberry was amongst iOS and Android for phones being used to tweet. He also said: Ellison offered a key disclaimer: He isn’t suggesting that it’s time to run out and buy Research In Motion stock (RIMM). But he did suggest that […]

Easy Smiley Pack Updated to v2.5.3 – Includes 50 brand new ASCII Images!

S4BB Limited has released an update to their application Easy Smiley Pack to version 2.5.3. This update includes 50 brand new ASCII images! The Easy Smiley Pack for BlackBerry® Messenger provides access to hidden smileys and emoticons right inside your BlackBerry® Messenger. Customize your BlackBerry® Messenger messages now and surprise your buddies! Also new is the […]

Video: Can You Spot Your First BlackBerry?

Mobile Link Talk about a cool little video from RIM rehashing the full BlackBerry line up! Boy oh boy do i remember my fisrt BlackBerry smartphone it was the BlackBerry 7520 on Sprint that was years ago. My next BlackBerry was the BlackBerry Curve 8320, then came my Bold 8900, then the Bold 9700, then […]

Official OS: BlackBerry Torch 9810 OS 7.1.0.714 from Telecom Serbia

Software Name: BlackBerry Handheld Software v7.1.0.2061 (Multilanguage) File Name: 9810M_PBr7.1.0_rel2061_PL5.1.0.532_A7.1.0.714_Telecom_Serbia.exe Download Size: 255 MB Language: English Published Date: 10/01/2012

WhatsApp IM for BlackBerry Updated to v2.8.5325

Just the other day WhatsApp Messenger was update v2.8.5249, today WhatsApp IM has been updated to v2.8.5325. At this time there is no change log available to us.. 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 […]

eMacBerry Updates 4 Of Their Apps, Filescout, GPSLoggerII,TOMplayer And LittleBrother

Emacberry went crazy updating a total of 4 apps. FileScout: FileScout Core Features: * Showing content of directories (including hidden files) sorted by name, type, size or date * Create new directories, copy, move, rename, or delete files (incl. directory structures) * Zip and unzip files or complete directory structures (no support for password protected […]

Official OS: BlackBerry Curve 9320 OS 7.1.0.714 from Virgin Mobile France

BlackBerry Handheld Software v7.1.0.2039 (Multilanguage) Package Version: 7.1.0.2039 Consisting of: Applications: 7.1.0.714 Software Platform: 9.49.0.76 File name: 9320M_PBr7.1.0_rel2039_PL9.49.0.76_A7.1.0.714_Virgin_Mobile_France.exe File size: 245.36MB Note: The Software Platform and Applications version numbers can be found under Options-About screen on the handheld.

Official OS: BlackBerry Torch 9860 OS 7.1.0.714 from Gibtelecom

BlackBerry Handheld Software v7.1.0.2061 (Multilanguage) Package Version: 7.1.0.2061 Consisting of: Applications: 7.1.0.714 Software Platform: 5.1.0.532 File name: 9860M_PBr7.1.0_rel2061_PL5.1.0.532_A7.1.0.714_Gibtelecom.exe File size: 259.61MB Note: The Software Platform and Applications version numbers can be found under Options-About screen on the handheld.

RIM Hosting Three New Webcast on NFC!

Well if you know me, by now you know I love NFC! What a better way to understand more about NFC technology then by taking part in three webcasts RIM is hosting for developers! The three webcasts will be covering everything you need to know about developing for BlackBerry using NFC. The webcasts are set […]

WhatsApp for BlackBerry Updated to v2.8.5249

Today WhatsApp Messenger released a new update,v2.8.5249, 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.

Leaked OS: BlackBerry Curve 9380 OS 7.1.0.714

It looks like the BlackBerry Curve 9380 has finally gotten some OS 7.1.0.714 love in the form of a leaked OS! Those of you should be very happy with this OS, I am currently running the same on my Bold 9900 and everything is great thus far.

Official OS: BlackBerry Bold 9900 OS 7.1.0.714 from Telenor Serbia

Carrier Telenor Serbia and RIM have released a new official OS for the BlackBerry Bold 9900.  This new official operating system is version 7.1.0.714, but at this point we do not know what has been changed or potentially fixed in this version.  If you do decide to load it and Telenor Serbia is not your […]

Live BlackBerry 10 Demo on Stage at BlackBerry Jam Americas Keynote

Mobile Link Vivek Bhardwaj of the BlackBerry 10 product team showcases BlackBerry 10 features live, on stage with Thorsten Heins at BlackBerry Jam Americas.

Analyst Claims RIM: “This is the first quarter We are Expecting Zero Subscriber Growth”

RIM doesn’t seem to get much of a break when it comes to the news, and today analyst have given RIM more news for the Bad News Bears, claiming that This is the first quarter we are expecting zero subscriber growth” With such a BOLD statement it doesn’t make much sense other than that of […]

Rogers Dealer Express Wireless puts the BlackBerry Torch 9810 on the EOL list

It seems that one of Rogers’ largest dealers, Express Wireless, has decided to put the BlackBerry Torch 9810 on the EOL (end of life) list.  It seems a little odd that they would do this, as the 9810 is one of the high-end BlackBerry 7 devices on the market right now.