BlackBerry Virtual Expert for BlackBerry 10 Updated

BlackBerry has released an update to BlackBerry Virtual Expert app for BlackBerry 10. The BlackBerry Virtual Expert diagnostics application is a simple self guided diagnostics app brought to you by BlackBerry. This update takes the version to 3.1.6.1020 check out the changes below: Headset Microphone Test Added Media Button for Headset Test Added Head on […]

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Twittly updated to v0.2.700.1 in the Beta Zone – Adds Passport support!

My new favorite Twitter client since Blaq, Twittly from Nemory Studios has received a nice update to version 0.2.700.1. Please keep in mind that this is application is still in beta so you may notice a few bugs. The main item in this update is that it adds support for the BlackBerry Passport! Reduced List […]

Hue Companion for BlackBerry 10 Updated

Our great friend Tony Cresswell just let us know that he just released a brand new update for Hue Companion for BlackBerry 10! Hue Companion is the first native app BlackBerry application for Philips Hue lights! Some notable features includes social stuff – share your favorite light patterns via qr codes with friends online or […]

Passport Companion: Passbook file support on BlackBerry 10

Our friend Tony Cresswell is back with a brand new application, Passport Companion. Passport Companion adds Passbook file support to your BlackBerry 10 device. Here is what Tony had to say about the application. Lets face it, sometimes Apple has some really good ideas. The passbook format is one of those. Store cards to collect […]

Check out the LD West BlackBerry Passport mobile device holster

Toronto-based LD West has adapted their unique product for us Passport-toting users’ to confidently ‘wear’ our devices. If you’re unfamiliar with LD West, their original holster has a classic cross-back suspender design making a bold, yet sophisticated statement. LD West is offering a coupon code GETLDWEST to receive a $10 discount on your online purchase. […]

Would you like to have Google Play and more on your BlackBerry 10 device?

Have you been wanting to get Google Play on your BlackBerry 10 device? Currently you have to use a native third party application called Snap which needs to be side-loaded on to your BlackBerry 10 device. Snap works very well with the BlackBerry 10 device line-up, it even gives you the ability to login to […]

Hands-on video with the white BlackBerry Passport

As most of us sit anxiously waiting on the arrival of the white BlackBerry Passport. Since we are currently not able to purchase the BlackBerry Passport in white, at least not until November, here is a video for you to drool over. Check out the above video and let us know your thoughts in the […]

Project Ion VP and VP of developer relations Alec Saunders to leave BlackBerry

Today is a sad day for BlackBerry fans and developers… Alec Saunders has just announced via his personal blog that he will be leaving BlackBerry for good between now and November 3rd. Mr. Saunders held some very important roles at BlackBerry, he was the VP of Developer Relations, then went on to VP of Cloud […]

Super October giveaway from Funkoi

Funkoi Ltd. has to be one of the better game developers in the BlackBerry 10 dev space. With that being said Funkoi is currently holding a giveaway in BlackBerry World for the entire month of October! The giveaway is offering up their top games for BlackBerry 10, so if you have not already purcahsed them […]

Hong Kong officially receives the BlackBerry Passport

If you have been waiting on the launch of the BlackBerry Passport in Hong Kong, your wait is now officially over! BlackBerry has launched the BlackBerry Passport at a launch event held earlier today. You can now order your very own Passport CSL and 1010 with a cost of $6288 HKD. If you are in […]

Check out the BlackBerry Passport Gold Edition

So far we have seen the BlackBerry Passport with a silver bezel and and all black bezel now we have a chance to check out the BlackBerry Passport Gold Edition! Now we have seen over the years several gold devices some even with Swarovski crystals. Most of these “bling” devices have been from a third […]

How do I disassemble the BlackBerry Passport?

If you are a true nerd then you will want to watch the above video showing you how to disassemble the BlackBerry Passport. In the past I have refurbished several devices thanks to YouTube videos like this. If a video was not available I will just take it apart and hope you I could get […]

RBC Wallet now available for some BlackBerry 10 devices

The Royal Bank of Canada has just released a brand new update for their RBC Mobile application for BlackBerry 10. This updated brings the RBC Wallet feature to the BlackBerry Z10 and Z30. This means you can use your BlackBerry 10 device for mobile payments through NFC! RBC Mobile for BlackBerry 10 app gives you […]

All-touch BlackBerry Passport Concept

I love a great concept device and this one is no different, introducing the all-touch BlackBerry Passport! Close your eyes and image the BlackBerry Passport without the glorious QWERTY keyboard. Well if you cannot picture that check out the images below from DHabkirk Designs. Let us know what you think about an all-touch BlackBerry Passport […]

Skype domestic mobile and landline calls in India come to an end on November 10th

Microsoft has done the unthinkable, effective November 10th 2014 if you are in India you will no longer be able to make calls using Skype to mobiles and landlines. As you will see in the announcement below, Microsoft covers everything. Let us know your thoughts in this in the comments.   As of 10 November […]

New BlackBerry Passport Bend Test Video

As the Bendgate saga continues people are taking to the streets to show you just how strong the solid steel structure of the BlackBerry Passport actually is. This video in particular is kind of painful to watch as now one wants to see a brand new device destroyed right in front of you. As most […]

Unofficial Twitch client, eSporter now available for BlackBerry

Over the past few months we have been hearing and seeing Twitch clients pop up for BlackBerry 10, today is no exception. eSporter is a Twitch client for BlackBerry 10 that is currently available in BlackBerry World thanks to FancyApps Limited. With eSporter you can subscribe to your favorite games and watch the live action […]

Take a look at the BlackBerry Irregular Heptagon on video!

  Over the years we have seen many strange looking devices for BlackBerry to iPhone, but this one takes the cake! Introducing the BlackBerry Irregular Heptagon from RMR or Rick Mercer Report. We already know that BlackBerry plans on showing off “a new BlackBerry device concept” at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona in 2015. Canadian […]

BBM has More in Store for its 91 Million Active Users – New BBM Beta Available

BlackBerry has been making waves in the smartphone market for the last few weeks, and some of you thought BlackBerry was dead… Shame on those of you that thought BlackBerry was done and gone… BlackBerry has just begun rolling out a brand new beta update for BBM. Check out what BlackBerry had to say below: […]

BlackBerry CEO: “We don’t expect to sell a handset to everyone”

BlackBerry CEO John Chen is making his media rounds, this time with CNBC. Mr. Chen sat down to write an editorial on the BlackBerry Passport. You will also see a great interview above so please be sure to check that out as well. We don’t expect to sell a handset to everyone and don’t expect […]