Q&A: Jeffrey Ait

Although his hiring went quietly unnoticed for a while, Jeffrey Ait actually joined BlackBerry approximately three months ago and took position as VP and Head of the U.S. Public Sector from Good Technology, where he served as Director of the Public Sector. As part of a Q&A session with the Inside BlackBerry Business Blog, Ait […]

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Alleged Vulnerability found on BlackBerry thanks to OMA-DM Exploit??

Over the years we have seen many devices get rooted and ‘hack’ hell I have rooted my own devices just for fun! News is now coming out the during last weeks BlackHat 2014 conference held in Las Vegas that iOS, Android and even BlackBerry devices are vulnerable to “the mechanisms used to update smartphone operating […]

China bans Apple products from government purchases

Well look her,  China has prohibited government agencies from purchasing Apple Inc hardware products due to security concerns.  Ten Apple products including versions of the iPad tablet and MacBook laptop have been omitted from a government procurement list distributed by China’s National Development and Reform Commission and Ministry of Finance. The report comes after the […]

President Obama to get a custom BlackBerry Passport?!?!

I was going through my emails and to my delight I came across an email with this image attached. As you will see in the image below it is a BlackBerry Passport with the Presidential Seal right below the BlackBerry logo. Now we all know how much President Obama loves his BlackBerry, but as far […]

BlackBerry Passport Is A Disruptive Technology

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Developers Platform Wars

BlackBerry moving their focus away from consumer smartphones and Microsoft killing their recently acquired Asha and Nokia X platforms to double down on Windows Phone. Although Android and iOS lost developer mindshare, this was not fewer developers prioritising either platform, rather more developers are now choosing sides. The average number of platforms a developer targets […]

Enjoy music videos? Get Vevo UK on BlackBerry 10

We all know by now that when 10.3 finally arrives it’s bringing the Amazon app store so if you enjoy watching music videos why not go ahead and get it going. There is a few steps to get amazon app on your BlackBerry 10 at first but it’s extremely simple. Just follow these steps and […]

Happy 4th of July from the NerdBerry Team!

As we celebrate our Independence day, we wanted take a minute to wish everyone a very Happy 4th of July from the Nerds! Remember to have lots and lots of fun and be safe as we celebrate the 4th of July. Also keep the flag flying high today!! Let us know what the 4th of […]

Happy Canada Day from @NerdBerry

Nerdberry wanted to take a few minutes today and wish a very happy Canada Day to all of our Canadian friends that are oot and oboot (out and about) celebrating today. Especially two of our editors B-ren and Nerdberry_Kim.  Now everyone can return to the celebration and have a Molson for me.

Join our BBM Channel for a chance to win a BlackBerry branded, OGIO duffel bag!

Just like the title suggests we are giving away a BlackBerry branded, OGIO duffel bag! All you have to do is join our BBM Channel (C000F0BF2) and post a comment on our BBM Channel within this post informing us why you love BlackBerry. Once we hit 1000 subscribers we will choose one lucky winner to send […]

BlackBerry CEO John Chen talks Amazon deal with Fox Business

BlackBerry CEo John Chen has just sat down with Fox Business to talk about the new partnership with Amazon. Mr. Chen offered some more details on the deal and how Amazon can help BlackBerry in the long term. Check out the video below and let us know what your thoughts are in the comments. Watch […]

BBM Protected support docs and more available!

BlackBerry has released the BBM Protected support documents, frequently asked questions and training documentation and more! If you are interested in learning more about BBM Protected you can do so here. This is a PDF document and it is a very large one at that. Check it out and let us know what your thoughts […]

ZTE going after BlackBerry and Motorola Engineers

According to a report ZTE has hired around 20 former BlackBerry employees and plan on a lot more in preps of a mobile push. Also hitting up Motorola. ZTE, the China-based mobile firm that has its sights set on improving its standing in the smartphone business by delivering high-end phones, is planning to pick up […]

Check out the BlackBerry OS 10.3.0.296 Screenshots

Late, last night I thought I would load the latest leaked OS on my BlackBerry Z10. So today, I was sitting here thinking why not take a ton of screenshots and then upload them to NerdBerry for the whole world to enjoy. So that is what I did! Check out the gallery below and let […]

Why I Hate the BlackBerry STORE!!!

J_Caloy AKA JC is back with a new Why I Hate BlackBerry. This time he is back with a new video titled “Why I Hate the BlackBerry STORE!!!” Here is what JC had to say about the video on his YouTube channel “BlackBerry flew me all the way to Dubai to be part of the […]

Register for the BlackBerry Experience

BlackBerry is excited to share there vision for the future of mobility with valued customers. Whether your mobile strategy supports BYOD, COPE or COBO, join us at one or our BlackBerry Experience events and we’ll show you exactly how BlackBerry can support the needs of your enterprise today and well into the future. Chicago, US […]

Iran censors WhatsApp

Iran’s censor is reportedly banning WhatsApp, the popular messaging app Facebook bought for $19 billion three months ago, because Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook co-founder and chief executive, is Jewish. The reason for the ban, according to Abdolsamad Khorramabadi, secretary of Iran’s Committee for Determining Criminal Web Content is the adoption of WhatsApp by the Facebook founder […]

BlackBerry drills Apple over not Encrypting stored attachments

Security researcher Andreas Kurtz has discovered that versions of iOS 7, including iOS 7.1.1 (the current release), iOS 7.1, and iOS 7.0.4 do not encrypt email attachments in the bundled Mail application. This is an issue itself, but more worrisome as iOS, according to Apple, is supposed to encrypt email attachments. Data protection is available […]

BlackBerry 10.3 Icons

Over on Michael Clewley’s channel C00014277 he has gave us a teaser of what 10.3 Icons will look like. You spoke and BlackBerry listened! Leave comments below on what you think. This one is a simple post but I’ll call out 2 things: 1.  New homescreen icons for BlackBerry 10 2.  Yes that’s right, you […]

John McAfee Releases ‘Chadder’ Secure Messaging App

The free app uses so-called key server encryption technology to ensure that nobody can read your messages except for the intended recipient. In a statement, McAfee called Chadder an “unprecedented messaging platform.” CHADDER is an unprecedented messaging platform. We have developed this highly secure system with an extraordinary team of developers at the prestigious RIT […]