BBM beta for BlackBerry 10 Updated Adds Sticker Club, PayPal integration, and more!

BlackBerry has just released a brand new beta update for BBM for BlackBerry 10. We have heard rumors that BlackBerry would be introducing a BBM Sticker Club well it is in this release. BlackBerry has also included Paypal integration and more. What’s new? BBM Sticker Club – If you liked stickers before, you’re going to […]


Port of Houston Authority Selects AtHoc Networked Crisis Communication

One of the Nation’s busiest ports will use AtHoc Connect™ to Achieve Real-Time Interoperable Communication for more than 150 Commercial and Federal Partners SAN MATEO, Calif. – September 9, 2015 – AtHoc, Inc., the leader in networked crisis communication, today announced that the Port of Houston Authority (the Port Authority) selected AtHoc to improve secure […]

Wilfrid Laurier names business school for BlackBerry founder Mike Lazaridis

WATERLOO, Ont. – Wilfrid Laurier University is naming its school of business after BlackBerry founder Mike Lazaridis. The tech pioneer gave the Waterloo, Ont.,-based school $20 million earlier this year to establish a program for technology executives and leaders. The Lazaridis School of Business and Economics will be housed in a new, $103-million building on […]

BlackBerry CEO John Chen to talk cars, phones and more at Code/Mobile in October

Come October BlackBerry CEO, John Chen, will be on hand at this year’s Code/Mobile! Last year Mr. Chen spoke at Code/Mobile on the company’s status and the big turnaround he and the team at BlackBerry were working on. This year Mr. Chen is expected to hit on topics like QNX’s performance, an updated status on […]

Co-founder and CEO of QNX Software Systems Resigns

Coming from an article from the Globe and Mail, Co-founder and CEO of QNX Software Systems Dan Dodge has resigned from QNX to be able to retire at the end of the year. We are grateful for Dan Dodge’s contributions to QNX and BlackBerry and his work building a start-up to an undisputed leader in […]

Blaq updated in the BlackBerry Beta Zone to v1.6.0.57

Kisai Labs has released an update for their very popular BlackBerry 10 Twitter application Blaq. This update take Blaq to version and can be downloaded in the BlackBerry Beta Zone. Now there is a catch, to be able to download and take part in the beta you MUST be an existing customer of Blaq. […]

A Message from Christy Wyatt, CEO, Good Technology

BlackBerry’s latest acquisition of Good Technology has come as a shock to most. Remember back to last year when Good Technology gets BlackBerry Fact Checked? Well,  Christy Wyatt, CEO of Good Technology has just sent out a message for all of us to read. Check it out below and let us know your thoughts in the […]

BlackBerry to Acquire Good Technology

Acquisition to expand BlackBerry’s leadership in secure cross-platform mobility management WATERLOO, ONTARIO and SUNNYVALE, CALIFORNIA–(Marketwired – Sept. 4, 2015) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a global leader in secure mobile communications, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Good Technology for $425 million in cash. The acquisition of Good is aligned […]

BBM Meetings Takes Home Gold in Best in Biz Awards

BlackBerry takes home GOLD! BlackBerry has been recognized as the gold winner in the Enterprise Service of the Year category in Best in Biz Awards 2015 International! Check out BlackBerry’s announcement below! We’re thrilled to share that BBM Meetings has been recognized as the gold winner in the Enterprise Service of the Year category in […]

BlackBerry Passport Silver Edition Now Available in Hong Kong

Hong Kong – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB), a global leader in secure mobile communications, today announced the beginning of sales of the BlackBerry® Passport Silver Edition in Hong Kong. From today (September 2nd, 2015), customers in Hong Kong are able to purchase the new BlackBerry Passport Silver Edition, a premium device built for […]

TSA Deploys BlackBerry’s AtHoc across 200 Airports Nationwide for Emergency Alerting and Accountability

TSA Joins the Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Agencies in Deploying AtHoc to Fortify Crisis Communication across the Nation’s Airports SAN MATEO, Calif. – August 31, 2015 – AtHoc, Inc., the leader in networked crisis communications, today announced a new award from the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), a component […]

New images of the BlackBerry ‘Venice’ slider have appeared online!

Finally some clean sharp images of the BlackBerry ‘Venice’ slider! Over the last few weeks we have seen Mr. Blurry cam take shots of the BlackBerry ‘Venice’ slider as well as several rendering of the slider and some of its internal software workings. Now we have several images of the device in great resolution for […]

Leaked: Beta OS Now Available for most devices!

Just yesterday BlackBerry rolled out Beta OS, this beta was released to selected individuals that take part in the Beta OS program. Now someone has gone and leaked that same OS out for the world to use! Check out the information below and let us know what you think about the OS in the […]

Choose your OS at startup with the BlackBerry ‘Venice’ Slider? BlackBerry 10 or Android OS?

Well our day just got really interesting!! I received the following information from a source on the BlackBerry ‘Venice’ Slider. According to the information I received the BlackBerry ‘Venice’ slider will NOT offer dual-boot OS’s, but will let you load either BlackBerry 10 or Android OS upon startup!!! This is huge news if this information […]

Could the future of BlackBerry devices be a dual-boot BlackBerry 10 and Android device?

Over the last few weeks we have seen tons of things showing BlackBerry maybe making a huge switch from BlackBerry 10 to Android operating system. Up until this point it seemed as though BlackBerry would release the BlackBerry Venice slider with full on Android OS, we have also seen leaks showing full android running on […]

Talk2Watch Pro updated v30.0.6.6

If you have a BlackBerry device and you are using a Pebble smartwatch you are more then likely using Talk2Watch Pro.Talk2Watch Pro offers you an easy and comfortable way of connecting your Pebble smartwatch to your BlackBerry smartphone. What’s new? FIXED: the Pebble Time firmware upgrade 3.2 broke the pause button in music control – […]

WhatsApp updated to v2.12.133.2 in the Beta Zone

WhatsApp for BlackBerry 10 has received a small update in the BlackBerry Beta Zone to version WhatsApp is a cross-platform smartphone messenger available for BlackBerry® and 4 other major handsets. WhatsApp Messenger utilizes your existing internet data plan to help you stay in touch with friends, colleagues and family. First year FREE! ($0.99/year after) […]

$10,000 worth of free apps and games from Amazon Underground!

Amazon really knows how to keep us on our toes! This time around Amazon has decided to do away with their free app of the day promotion in favor of a brand new application called Amazon Underground. The Amazon Underground application brings over $10,000 worth of free apps, games and even in-app purchases that Amazon […]

T-Mobile says bring your Unlocked BlackBerry to our network

T-Mobile and BlackBerry have mended their business relationship so much that T-Mobile want you to bring your unlocked BlackBerry device to their network. For this to work there are a few qualifying restrictions like the device must be unlocked and be a compatible device. You must have a qualifying plan with SIM card. You can learn […]

BBM Beta for BlackBerry 10 Updated in the Beta Zone

BlackBerry has  rolled out an update for BBM Beta users in the BlackBerry Beta Zone. This update only brings bug fixes to improve stability and performance and no new editions at this time. Here is what BlackBerry had to say about the update. This latest version of BBM includes more bug fixes to improve stability […]