Germany wants officials to use encrypted BlackBerry 10 devices with Secusmart technology

Today just keeps getting more interesting. This morning BlackBerry announced that they have acquired Secusmart to strengthen their security measures on BlackBerry. With that being said a while back the U.S. National Security Agency was eavesdropping on German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Since then Germany’s Federal Ministry of the Interior has taken action against spying by deploying […]

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BlackBerry Reinforces Mobile Security Leadership with Acquisition of Secusmart

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – July 29, 2014) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a world leader in mobile communications, has entered into an agreement to acquire Secusmart GmbH, a leader in high-security voice and data encryption and anti-eavesdropping solutions for government organizations, enterprises and telecommunications service providers in Germany and internationally. The transaction is subject to the satisfaction […]

BlackBerry is working on new program for pre-release BlackBerry products!

If you are a member of the BlackBerry Beta Zone you may want to start keeping an eye on your email box as BlackBerry has started to roll out a brand new program for pre-release BlackBerry products! People that receive the email are asked to take a quick survey to show just how interested they […]

BlackBerry CEO John Chen “I am actually feeling better than that now but I never use 100:0 as that would jinx us.”

In a very recent interview with the Financial Times Telecoms Correspondent Daniel Thomas spoke with BlackBerry CEO John Chen. in the interview below Mr. Chen gives us some great insight on BlackBerry’s new path as well the truth. Thi most interesting remark below is from CEO John Chen “It’s still 80:20,” BlackBerry’s chief executive says […]

BlackBerry CEO John Chen: BlackBerry’s success is “better than 80/20”

This morning BlackBerry CEO John Chen sat down with Bloomberg in a brand new interview, to talk about BlackBerry’s future.According to Chen, BlackBerry’s success was at one point 50/50 now Check states that BlackBerry’s success is  “better than 80/20”. Chen ends the interview with: “I am comfortable with where the company is today, how we […]

BlackBerry & Mercedes AMG Petronas partnership is a thing of beauty

BlackBerry has started to show people that they are not DEAD by any means. The partnership between BlackBerry & Mercedes AMG Petronas has been the best this BlackBerry could have ever done especially since Mercedes AMG Petronas team is kicking butt and just crushing the competition. BlackBerry has just recently released a brand new YouTube […]

Videos shows the BlackBerry Passport compared to other devices

A brand new video has popped up on YouTube showing of several smartphone mockups compared to the BlackBerry Passport. All of the devices here in this video have been mocked up to full specs and let me say this wow. Canoopsy . took there time is getting all of these mockup to look the the […]

Snap2Chat for BlackBerry 10 Updated

b Nem0ry Studios has released a new update to Snap2Chat for BlackBerry 10. This update is currently available in BlackBerry World for all to download. Snapchat is a photo and video sharing social application which allows you to send a ‘snap’ for up to 10 seconds to one or multiple friends ; after which it […]

Spo2fy a native BlackBerry 10 Spotify app lands in the Beta Zone!

BlackBerry users have been waiting on a native Spotify application for far too long. That wait maybe over as NemOry the developer has just released an ALPHA into the BlackBerry Beta Zone. With that said BlackBerry 10.2.1 users like myself are most likely using the Android version of the app already, it will be nice to […]

BlackBerry P’9983 ‘Khan’ and Z3 LTE ‘Manitoba’ Specs and more emerge

Well this morning just got a bit more interesting thanks to some new details surrounding both the BlackBerry Khan and BlackBerry Z3 LTE devices. We already know that BlackBerry has a goal to launch a total of four devices in 2014, but officially we only know about two; the BlackBerry Passport and the BlackBerry Classic. […]

BBM running on Samsung Gear?

I have used a Samsung Gear smartwatch in the past, I know how easy they are to root. With a rooted smartwatch you can do a ton of things from replying to a SMS message or getting BBM to load on the screen. In the image below you will see what appears to be a […]

BlackBerry and IBM Partner for BES10 Hosted Service

With all of the fuss over the recent Apple and IBM venture, it is nice to see that BlackBerry and IBM Germany have teamed up to bring BES 10 Hosted services. As of right now this partnership is ready to rock and roll, because it is already here not coming soon. Let us know what […]

BlackBerry Jam Zone Rewards Program is Coming to an End!

BlackBerry has just let the developer world know that they BlackBerry Jam Zone Rewards Program is coming to an end. The program was used to help entice developers to develop their applications for BlackBerry 10. BlackBerry has even added the BlackBerry PlayBook and the BlackBerry Z30 to the list items you can redeem your points for. […]

Duck Dynasty & Pink Panther BBM Stickers now available!

BlackBerry has really gotten some big names behind their BBM stickers! We have already seen stickers from Coke, Disney and many more. Today, A&E Television and MGM both have released two awesome new sticker packs for BBM. A&E released a Duck Dynasty sticker pack for just $1.99 and MGM has released the Pink Panther sticker […]

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 […]

Check out the leather flip case for the BlackBerry Passport!

Now that we have seen tons of images showing off the BlackBerry Passport we are starting to see some OEM cases for the device. First up the leather flip case for the BlackBerry Passport. As you will see in the image below the leather flip case will be available in both brown and black, one […]

Foursquare No More? Well At Least Not for Check-Ins

The beloved check-in application that we have surprisingly have had since the start of BlackBerry 10 has finally updated and changed in a few different ways. First and foremost Foursquare has updated its logo and its branding, no longer do we see those whimsical blues and check marks. Now we are given the “F” symbol. […]

Tim Neil exits BlackBerry – BatBerry still in progress

Tim Neil has officially left BlackBerry, he made the announcement via his blog. If you are not sure what Tim Neil did at BlackBerry, he was behind the BBUI.js framework and worked a ton on WebWorks as well. Tim is also very well know for his projet BatBerry car, which seems to be running QNX. […]

iGrann Pro an Instagram client for BlackBerry 10 updated

If you are using iGrann by now you know that there has been a brand new update released for the application. iGrann is first full native and free client for Instagram on BlackBerry 10 is here. It is not just an Instagram viewer, it is a fully featured app.  What’s new in v2.0.1.1? Fix for issue […]

BES10 Secure Work Space webinar being held on July 30th

BlackBerry will be hosting a new webinar on July 30th 2014. This webinar will focus on BES10 Secure Work Space and will start at 11:00 AM EST. You can read more about this webinar below as well as register for the event. With BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10 Secure Work Space for iOS and Android, the […]