BlackBerry Introduces BES12 as the New Foundation for Enterprise Mobility

- New BES10 pricing made easier with two tiers, Silver and Gold – New promotional program allows customers to deploy BES10 at no cost – New ecosystem of enterprise applications BARCELONA, SPAIN–(Marketwired – Feb. 25, 2014) – Mobile World Congress 2014 – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a world leader in mobile communications, unveiled plans for BlackBerry® […]

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BlackBerry Forges Ahead with Introduction of New Products and Services

  Company Underscores Strategy with Renewed Focus on Core Strengths in Security, Productivity, Communications and Collaboration   BARCELONA, SPAIN–(Marketwired – Feb. 25, 2014) – Mobile World Congress 2014 – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a world leader in mobile communications, today announced new enterprise solutions, partnerships and smartphone models to enable enterprises and individuals to maximize their […]

Encrypt and Decrypt PGP

Ronen over at BR has been looking for a solid PGP app and has finally found one! He highly suggest it and you can read more about it at BR Thanks Ronen for this terrific find!

John Chen’s simple plan to save BlackBerry

When Chen joined BlackBerry, it was bleeding customers, employees, revenue, cash and share value. An all-in bet on a new operating system called BlackBerry 10 had failed, prompting BlackBerry to put itself up for sale. The company formerly known as Research In Motion, which had pioneered the $350-billion-plus smartphone industry, seemed destined to disappear. Chen, […]

Don Lindsay VP of BlackBerry User Experience left in January

Wall Street Journal’s Will Connors sent out a tweet that BlackBerry Vice President of User Experience Don Lindsay has left the company. Delving in a little further and we see that Lindsay left in January, yet clicking onto Lindsay’s profiles it still shows VP…. although with 1 tweet and Lindsays Google+ still showing RIM it’s a […]

BlackBerry Jam Direct Enterprise Virtual Conference set for February 26

BlackBerry just let us now that they will be hosting a BlackBerry Jam Direct Enterprise Virtual Conference on February 26 (Wed) at 10:30 am Eastern. This conference is to discuss the development of cross-platform enterprise apps with BlackBerry. Targeted at both developers and business decision makers, a focal point of the live broadcast will be […]

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 […]

WhatsApp to bring voice to their app this year!

In an interesting , but not far fetched move WhatsApp will be bringing voice to their popular messaging application. This coming from WhatsApp founder Jan Koum. The move will put WhatsApp close to BlackBerry’s BBM client. You know what they say imitation is the best form of flattery there is. The voice feature will also […]

Do you miss the “belt” on your new BlackBerry 10 device? Trackpad could make a come back!

This day is just full of surprises coming from Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain. There is speculation swirling around that BlackBerry will be bringing back the iconic “belt” of navigation keys seen on past BlackBerry devices thanks to the Globe and Mail. BlackBerry has yet to comment on this speculation but from what we […]

Snapdragon Automotive Solutions on QNX CAR Platform for Infotainment

QNX and Qualcomm have both been making waves this year at this years Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain. “Qualcomm Technologies and QNX demonstrate powerful in-vehicle graphics, video, and wireless capabilities.” Check out the video and let us know your thoughts in the comments.

Qualcomm Technologies Announces World’s First Commercial 64-bit Octa-Core Chipset with Integrated 5 Mode Global LTE

Qualcomm Snapdragon 610 and 615 Chipsets Redefine Snapdragon 600 Tier with Next-Generation Graphics Technology and H.265 BARCELONA, Spain, Feb. 24, 2014 — Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM) today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., has added the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 610 and 615 chipsets to the Snapdragon 600 tier for high-end mobile computing devices. Both […]

Mega for BlackBerry 10 gets updated

Mega Limited has released an updated their application Mega for BlackBerry 10! Keep in mind that this application is an Android port and not a native BlackBerry 10 application. I have been using Mega on my BlackBerry Z30 for awhile now and I must say it is a must have app for cloud storage. This update addresses login […]

Nokia Welcomes Android Developers; Expands Global Developer Footprint

Barcelona, Spain – 24 February 2014 – Today at Mobile World Congress, Nokia unveiled five new affordable handsets including a new family of smartphones debuting on the Nokia X software platform. Based on the Android Open Source Platform (AOSP), and backed by Nokia’s deep ties with operators, the Nokia X platform gives Android developers the […]

BlackBerry Announces BBM for Windows Phone and Nokia X Platforms

Mobile World Congress 2014, Barcelona – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB), a global leader in mobile communications, today announced that BBM™ will be made available to Windows Phone and Nokia X customers in the coming months. BBM is a premier mobile messaging platform that offers best-in-class collaboration tools such as BBM Groups, BBM Voice […]

Ford set to drop Microsoft in favor of QNX for Sync

I have featured my Ford Sync on NerdBerry a couple of times before most notably was when we installed the BlackBerry Music Gateway in our 2011 Ford Escape. Over all MicroSoft has done an okay job at it, but new rumors have surfaced that Ford has ditched Microsoft in favor of QNX. It is huge […]

SafeDrive for BlackBerry 10 gets updated

BKU Software has released an update to their popular BlackBerry 10 application SafeDrive. This update is currently available in BlackBerry World. This App is Built for BlackBerry™ approved. This official BlackBerry designation offers complete confidence that it meets BlackBerry’s high standards for quality and performance. SafeDrive® speaks text messages (SMS) and emails aloud so you can concentrate […]

Evolution Browser for BlackBerry 10 gets updated to version 2.0

ShaoSoft has launched an update for their popular BlackBerry 10 application Evolution Browser. Evolution Browser has been updared to version 2.0.1.1 and is currently available in BlackBerry World. Evolution Browser brings features not seen in other browser such as ad blocking and lightning mode for faster browsing. Not only does the ad blocker remove ads from pages, but they are […]

iPhone goto fail; One line of code causes unknown amount of problems

Calling Nelson Muntz, Calling Nelson Muntz: Not so long ago the U.S Air Force announced that they decided to switch their devices from BlackBerry to iOS and Android. On Feb 21st an update was pushed out by Apple and several users found something interesting suggesting something went wrong with SSL/TLS in iOS but there was […]

Your BlackBerry Days Are Done, Alicia Keys I hardly Knew Ya

I have been putting off writing this for a while to give benefit of a doubt and in vain hope but after hunting around on Google since the news came out that BlackBerry would be letting their Creative Director Alicia Keys go… I have been struggling to find anything positive about her term… What is […]

Game On Contest Winners: Pastry Push Top Prize

Back in November 2013 Nokia partnered with Vserv.mobi to challenge developers on Nokia’s DVLUP. The reward would be cash prizes and the chance to double ad revenues. BlackBerry hasn’t been new to such an idea themselves and having the developer relationships that they have… BlackBerry decided to run a contest of their own. “The Game […]