BBM Now Available for Windows Phone Users

BlackBerry’s popular instant messaging app, BBM, is now available to download for Windows Phone 8 and higher, highlighting BlackBerry’s continued dedication to offering multi-platform capabilities and value-add services. Designed specifically for the Windows Phone platform, the BBM app will build on the collaboration, privacy and security features that are at the core of the BBM […]

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Check out the BlackBerry Strong; A BlackBerry 10 Slider

For some time now BlackBerry has been rumored on many occasions to have a BlackBerry 10 slider device in the works similar to the BlackBerry Torch. We know that this rumor was kind of true thanks to a device called the BlackBerry ‘Milan’. Now we already know that the Milan was cancelled so what’s next? […]

‘We’re Going to Prove a Lot of People Wrong,’ according to BlackBerry COO, Marty Beard

As of late BlackBerry has been doing the unthinkable by turning the company around and there does not seem to be anything in their way to stop them. BlackBerry’s new COO, Marty Beard recently sat down with The Wall Street Journal for a great Q&A session. Check it out below: What is your day-to-day role […]

Make your BlackBerry Q10 apps part of the BlackBerry Passport Launch

BlackBerry is currently sending out emails to let developers know that they will be bringing their BlackBerry Q10 applications over to the BlackBerry Passport upon release. BlackBerry has done this in the past as a way to help BlackBerry developers get applications fast on a new device. Check out the email BlackBerry is sending out […]

Video demo shows the BlackBerry Passport Touch-Sensitive Keyboard

If you have been wondering how the BlackBerry Passport’s touch-sensitive keyboard is going to work then have a look at the video below. Just like the BlackBerry 10 full touch devices you will be ablt to flick up to select words on the device using the touch-sensitive keyboard and you will also be able to […]

Down Tube lands in the BlackBerry Beta Zone

S4BB Limited just informed us that the have released Down Tube into the BlackBerry Beta Zone. Down Tube a Built for BlackBerry certified application lets you pre-load videos from YouTube, Vimeo and Metacafe for later viewing. This beta update takes the version to 1.2.1.0, and brings some minor bugs and user interface glitches have been […]

Instagram video shows off the BlackBerry Passport’s speaker quality

I was scrolling through my Instagram timeline and came across the below video showing off the BlackBerry Passport’s speaker quality. The video posted by @apps_bh shows off what appears to be a YouTube video that shows off Jimmy Fallon. Even thought the video is short it really is interesting to see the Passport in action. […]

BBM for iOS and Android to get new native UI’s

During today’s Q&A session at BlackBerry’s Security Summit in New York Enterprise Chief John Sims stated that a native UI for BBM is coming to both iOS and Android. As we already know BBM for Windows Phone has a more native UI experience versus BBM for iOS and Android. Currently BBM for iOS and Android […]

BlackBerry Guardian will automatically check all Android apps that users install

BlackBerry has just announced via Inside BlackBerry Biz Blog “that starting with the BlackBerry Passport, BlackBerry Guardian will automatically check all Android apps that customers install on their BlackBerry smartphones”! This thanks to BlackBerry Guardian and Trend Micro. BlackBerry Guardian is just one part of our multi-layered security strategy. BlackBerry 10 was designed for security […]

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 […]

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 […]