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 […]

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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 […]

*UPDATE* Download BBM v10.3.12.67 to get STICKERS!!!

  **UPDATE** So I just got home and was finally able to load this BBM update on my BlackBerry Z30. After doing so I immediately tried to buy a sticker pack needless to say I was successful at purchasing “Gilbert’s Tales” and the worked! Check out the screen shot I just took off my Z30 […]

Leaked OS 10.2.1.2947 for all BlackBerry 10 devices except STL100-1

Well today just got a bit better! DarcyTallGuy from CB Forums has leaked out BlackBerry OS 10.2.1.2947 for all BlackBerry 10 devices except the BlackBerry Z10 model STL100-1. Below you will see the post from Darcy with all of the links you will need to load this OS. No radios for this, but 10.2.1.2235 radios […]

Taking Action to Stop Leaks – End of a era

A letter from BlackBerry CEO John Chen about OS and device leaks: In my short time leading BlackBerry, I’ve been impressed by this company’s fighting spirit. It’s this resilience that is driving us to transform the company and bring the brand back to its iconic stature. And I know that you – our customers and […]

BlackBerry Windermere Leak Update: Smartphone To Come With Multiple Keyboard Gesture Controls

There has been talk that BlackBerry has a new device in the works called the BlackBerry Windermere. Chances are that the name might be a codename and that the final product might be known as something else. What makes the Windermere so much more interesting that BlackBerry’s previous releases is its keyboard. The phone not […]

BlackBerry 10 Codenames Show Up in Leaked OS 10.3

Ofutur is back at it again doing his diligence on creating a roadmap for BlackBerry’s future devices. Using recent leaked OS as well as the OS 10.3 leak he has comprised a list of specifications and codenames for devices BlackBerry is currently working on or devices that may have fallen to the wayside. BlackBerry always […]

BlackBerry working on a full 1080P

BlackBerry OS 10.3 was discovered recently, and it comes with support for full high definition displays with a 1080p resolution. As yet there are no details on other specifications on this new full HD BlackBerry smartphone, we presume the device will be a full touchscreen device. There are a number of rumored new BlackBerry devices […]

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 […]

Powered by BlackBerry: Dave Hopkinson CCO at Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment

BlackBerry and Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment CCO Dave Hopkinson, have teamed up in BlackBerry’s latest commercial. Dave Hopkinson is a very busy man and he needs a device that offers long battery life, with the BlackBerry Z30 he has that.  The new BlackBerry commercial you will see above has recently been published on BlackBerry’s YouTube channel and […]

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 […]

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 […]

More images appear showing off the BlackBerry Z3 “Jakarta”

Last night we published some great images and information on the unreleased BlackBerry Z3 aka Jakarta. Today there have been some more images published showing off the side views of the first ever Foxconn built BlackBerry 10 device! Check out the top, bottom, right and left sides of the device and let us know your […]

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 […]

Leaked BBM for Android for Gingerbread OS!

Well of you are still on an Android device running Gingerbread and are still waiting, your wait is over! BBM for Gingerbread users has leaked out for you to try out. Please keep in mind that BlackBerry will most likely block that application shortly, so if it stops working the just delete it and wait […]

@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 […]