BlackBerry DevCon Americas 2011 General Session Keynote Keynote Highlights

The BlackBerry® DevCon Americas 2011 General Session Keynote from this morning was great we wanted to highlight on some of the highpoints form the Keynote hit the jump to get in on all that went on! The original casting of the keynote took place at


RIM Intros BlackBerry BBX and Other Developer Tools at DevCon Americas

With DevCon underway the much anticipated new OS, BBX has finally been officially announced and develops can now access the new Native Plabook Tablet OS SDK that includes Android Apps via Blackberry Runtime. Additional announcements and highlights from BlackBerry DevCon Americas 2011 include: – BlackBerry WebWorks and HTML5 apps compatible with current BlackBerry smartphones and tablets […]

Watch the BlackBerry DevCon Keynote live via Webcast!

DevCon 2011 officially gets underway way today! If you were not able to make it to San Francisco to attend DevCon, RIM will be making th keynote available to watch live!

Video: BlackBerry Packager for Android

With DevCon getting in full swing today, RIM has posted on their YouTube channel a video showing of the BlackBerry Packager for Android! BlackBerry Packager for Android: A step by step walk through on testing the compatibility of your Android app for PlayBook. Hit the break for the video!

RIM Co-CEO Jim Balsillie confirms the BBX name, and claims it will “leapfrog” the competition

With BlackBerry DevCon 2011 starting tomorrow it looks like RIM is already putting their game face on.  In an interview RIM Co-CEO Jim Balsillie has confirmed that the next generation BlackBerry OS will receive the BBX name.  Jim also went on to state that RIM has had to re-engineer themselves for the future and BBX […]

App Express, Fast Track App Porting, for All Android and Web Developers!

RIM has already stated and there was leaked version of the Blackberry Android App Player for the Blackberry Playbook. Using the app player, Android developers can port their applications to the blackberry platform. RIM is pushing developer to develop using the QNX, which is to be the new OS running the Playbook and soon to be unreleased […]

Developers To Get Adobe Flash Builder 4.5 Premium For Free, If they attend Devcon

As you know Blackberry DevCon starts this Tuesday October 18th in San Francisco. For more info on that you can check out this link. If you are a Blackberry Developer, head down to the Adobe booth and you will get the Adobe Flash Builder 4.5 Premium free!

BlackBerry PlayBook To Be Discontinued! -Say it isn’t so!

Our beloved Blackberry Playbook, the world first professional tablet, is to be discontinued. According to the leaked image from the inventory catalog from TELUS. This news could not have been more disappointing but there are a few things that just do not seem to add up quite right. With the Blackberry Playbook to receive it’s highly anticipated update […]

Blackberry Curve 9380 and Bold 9790 are Announced Unofficially

In an effort to keep developers in the loop and to develop for new Blackberry7 Devices. Rim has given Developers the specs to develop applications and within these documents contained information on the Bold 9790 ‘Bellagio’ and Curve ‘Touch’ 9380! Not much information other than the simulators that was recently released, on these devices continue reading to get […]

Reminder: Last Chance to Register Online for BlackBerry DevCon Americas

Reminder BlackBerry DevCon Americas is scheduled for  October 18-20, 2011 in San Francisco Don’t delay, Register now!  Your last chance to register online for BlackBerry DevCon Americas is October 17. Attendees at the conference will all receive a BlackBerry® PlayBook™ tablet to help kick start the development of their next app! The conference in San Francisco […]

Unity Developed Games Coming to BlackBerry PlayBook, DevCon Maybe?

During BlackBerry World we saw video demo of a very nice upgaming game to the Blackberry Playbook called  Samurai Vengence II that comes about from Unity a game developer and was to launch over th summer, well that never happen so with the new OS 2.0 updated for the Playbook and DevCon just around the corner […]

Press Release: RIM to Host BlackBerry DevCon Americas 2011

Waterloo, ON – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM) will host BlackBerry® DevCon Americas ( from October 18 to 20, 2011 in San Francisco, California. New and existing BlackBerry® application developers will get an opportunity to interact and learn from RIM and community experts about the latest development technologies for the BlackBerry® platform.

RIM Rolling Out PlayBook Native SDK Beta 0.9.4 to Developers in Beta Zone

RIM has been very secretive when it comes to anything that has to do with the native SDK for the PlayBook.  Only certain Devs have been give access and it has been very selective when it comes to who gets access. 

What’s In Store For DevCon Americas 2011?

We all know that DevCon Americas 201will take place in San Francisco and will run from October 18th to the 20th. The BlackBerry Developer’s Blog has put a nice list together of what you can expect while at DevCon this year. Check out what’s in store for all that attend!

BlackBerry DevCon Americas 2011 Mobile Guide Now Available for BlackBerry Smartphones and the PlayBook!

With DevCon right around the corner,RIM has released the DevCon 2011 application for both BlackBerry Smartphones and the PlayBook! DevCon is in San Francisco and will run from October 18th to the 20th. Stock Description: The BlackBerry® DevCon Americas Mobile Conference Guide is an easy way to look up the full breakout session catalog, read […]

DevCon America Early Bird Rate Extended Until September 23rd Using Code

RIM’s early bird rate of $699 registration for BlackBerry DevCon Americas expired on August 26th, and now bringing the price up to $849. Well our friends over at BerryReview, have let us know that, they have now exteded the discount to vendors to discount using the code DSRPA5 Click here to Register for Blackberry DevCon Americas

Report: RIM, Bell, Rogers, and Telus make Canada’s Top Brand List

Brand Finance has put together a list of the top 15 brand in Canada. The report caculates the strength of a brand based on the “detailed economic data, infrastructure data and perceptual market research data to rate and then value each nation brand”. Being it that a few carriers made this list as well as […]

Become a BlackBerry Alliance Member and take your apps and games to the next level

Mobile Link BlackBerry Alliance has been discussed before here at NerdBerry but with DevCon 2011 coming up, a refresher course is always a good idea.  Hit the break to learn about or refresh what you already know BlackBerry Alliance.

BlackBerry Devcon Dates Announced

RIM announced the dates for all of the DevCon Meetings today.  As you can see from the image above all the meetings are now scheduled and registration is now open for both DevCon America and DevCon Asia.  The DevCon meetings are pivotal meetings that allow developers to see the new and up and coming things […]

Attention Developers: BlackBerry DevCon Americas, DevCon Asia, DevCon Europe Info

RIM has reached out to us with more information on BlackBerry DevCon Americas, DevCon Asia, DevCon Europe. Developers listen up! Early Bird Offer for BlackBerry DevCon Americas ends August 26. Register now so you don’t miss out on the $699 USD Early Bird Rate. DevCon Asia, dates announced: December 7-8, 2011 in Bangkok,  and […]