BlackBerry publishes BlackBerry 10.3 Developer Roadmap

BlackBerry has gone and published their BlackBerry 10.3 Developer Roadmap on Inside BlackBerry Blog. This roadmap details the BlackBerry 10 Native SDK, BlackBerry 10 WebWorks SDK, BlackBerry Runtime for Android Apps as well as the end of Adobe AIR runtime. Check out the article below and let us know what you think about it in the comments. We recently updated our […]

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Rant: The life of a BlackBerry guy with friends that love Android and iOS

I wrote this article last night after having a few beers and talking with some great friends and thought I would share it with you. Please keep in mind I had some beer and went on a rant about everything below. If you are offended easily please stop reading now. I am sitting here drinking […]

Ablative Air for BlackBerry 10 on sale

Ablative Air is to protect the space station that orbits the earth. There’s no aliens in this one but like in real life you are protecting it from debris that travels through space. So, from your space craft you must aim your lasers and lock on to the debris before it collides with the space […]

BlackBerry announces 10.1 inch BlackBerry PlayBook 2!!

BlackBerry has finally announced a brand new product to their device line up!!! The BlackBerry PlayBook 2 a 10.1 inch full HD screen and a boat load of other features and specs listed below!! Hook line and sinker!!! April Fools!!!!!! We got you didn’t we? Bawhahahaha!! Seriously what would you think about a PlayBook 2 […]

BlackBerry is not walking away from the mass market

Recently BlackBerry CEO John Chen, sat down with CBC for a great Q&A session. It is great to see Mr. Chen sit down and discuss the turnaround of BlackBerry. I think BlackBerry has a very bright future with John Chen at the helm. Chen talks about everything from the BlackBerry Bold to knowing he has […]

BBM update arriving in the next few days

BBM is receiving a beautiful update over the next few days and it’s nice to see them rolling out updates rather than 1-2 times a year in the past. BlackBerry has finally raised the file sending limit to 16MB for BBM Users as it was 6MB this is awesome!  Also BBM Sticker packs with some […]

BBM updated in BlackBerry Beta Zone Brings Stickers!!

BlackBerry has started rolling out a new update in the BlackBerry Beta Zone for BBM! This update brings paid sticker packs as well as fixing some bugs within the application itself. This update seems to be in a limited beta as of right now. Not all BBM users are seeing it in the beta zone […]

Help bring BlackBerry 10.2.1 to the masses!

This morning I received a couple of tweets to the @NerdBerry account letting us know about a new campaign to bring BlackBerry OS 10.2.1 to the masses. Thunderclap article organized by @DeeJayDanny_C and tweeted over to us by @parthokarki. Let’s you send out the following message to Twitter, Facebook and Tumblr. The message for Twitter […]

ReadItNow! Updated to include Multi-Selection Support

ReadItNow! was recently updated to v6.7.0.  The biggest change to this update is the ability to select multiple items for deletion as well as marking that selection as read.   It has also included a new app called Turbo Reader which is being described as a productivity increasing tool.  If you are interested in downloading the […]

Developer Commitments Being Honored by BlackBerry

The BlackBerry Developer Commitment Program has come to an end, with some  grumbles from the development community.  Apparently there were some issues with the “Ts and Cs” of the program that were not completely hammered out on the blog.  The promise was that if a dev made an app that was “BlackBerry Approved” and it […]

Huge Win for BlackBerry: Odebrecht Purchasing 3500 BlackBerry 10 devices

Sao Paulo, Brazil – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB), a world leader in mobile communications, and Odebrecht, a Brazilian organization with global presence with more than 190,000 employees and 41,5 billion dollars in revenues in 2012, announced today that Odebrecht will be purchasing 3,500 BlackBerry® 10 smartphones, a mix of BlackBerry® Z10 and BlackBerry® […]

New App Vetting Logos heading to BlackBerry World

BlackBerry has announce today via their Inside BlackBerry Business Blog, that they will be adding “BlackBerry’s multi-layered approach for vetting apps. These logos will highlight apps that have been scanned by BlackBerry Guardian, our internal, proprietary app analysis program and Trend Micro’s Mobile App Reputation technology. In order to provide a stringent level of protection […]

All EA Games are Free Until February 28th!

BlackBerry announced today that all of EA’s Games for BlackBerry 10 would be free now until February 28th.  The selection will vary by your device as well as your area.  If you are interested in downloading these games you can go do BlackBerry World and download them free of charge.

BlackBerry’s Response to T-Mobile’s Anti-BlackBerry Campaign

BlackBerry CEO John Chen has stepped out and addressed the so called promotion that T-Mobile was offering BlackBerry customers on their network. If you are not sure what we are referring to, T-Mobile sent out an invitation to current BlackBerry customers on their network to “upgrade to it iShit”. With this sitting in our faces […]

BlackBerry Maps for BB10 updated for Stability and Performance Enhancements

BlackBerry just released a new update for BlackBerry Maps.  The newest version (v 10.2.1.778) of Maps was released to fix a few issues that were centered around Performance and Stability issues in the app. You can head over to BlackBerry World to download the update if you would like.

Vote for your favorite QNX Software Systems CES Car!

If you have been following the QNX blog you already know that leading up to CES 2014 they were showing off the CES Cars of Fame series. Well we were just informed that the QNX blog is holding a poll and letting QNX fans, readers and everyone in between vote for their favorite QNX concept […]

Official Statement from BlackBerry on thier ties to CIBC and TELUS mobile payments

Earlier today we had a source let us know that BlackBerry’s network was behind CIBC and TELUS mobile payments, we reached out to BlackBerry for comment on this. BlackBerry issued the below statement letting us know “in fact, BlackBerry does operate the infrastructure that enables the secure over-the-air provisioning of credentials (e.g. credit card) into […]

Help bring the BlackBerry Z30 to T-Mobile! Sign this petition!! CC: @JohnLegere

Over the years I have had this love hate relationship with T-Mobile (I have been with them since 2002), so now you see why I have a love hate relationship with them at this point.Anyways let me get off my soap box and get on to the point. The point is currently Verizon holds an […]

Unofficial Chive App Becomes Official.

Unofficially there has been a Chive app available for some time to BlackBerry users as a free download.  Unfortunately, the first go round to get the app accepted into BlackBerry World did not go as planned, so the developer made the app available for free to users.  I guess that BlackBerry World had a change […]

@BlackBerry 10 Turns One! #BB10Birthday

One year ago today we had reporters at the Toronto, Canada and New York City launch events. The excitement for BlackBerry 10 that day was completely amazing. Our team of reporters were on their toes every waking moment and we had a blast doing it. Over the past year we have seen BlackBerry 10 grow […]