BlackBerry scores a 2014 Green Award from Supply & Demand Chain Executive

Over the last year BlackBerry has been making some incredible changes to turn the company around and now it is paying off financially. BlackBerry has made adjustments to their supply chains as well. Thanks to the supply changes and other changes within the company, BlackBerry has scored a 2014 Green Award from Supply & Demand […]

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New Apple iMessage de-registation tool allows you to switch platforms and reclaim your SMS

It seems that Apple has launched a new tool to help customers who want to switch to another platform and not lose their text messages. In the past iPhone users who switched to rival competition would still be locked by iMessage and Apple servers which created problems with receiving text messages. With the new web-based […]

Toronto Police Service and Missing Children Society of Canada Introduce ‘Milk Carton 2.0’™

Toronto Police, Missing Children Society of Canada, BlackBerry and WestJet Leveraging Innovative Technology To Find Missing Children TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Nov. 10, 2014) – On November 10, 2014, the Toronto Police Service became the next law enforcement agency to collaborate with the Missing Children Society of Canada (MCSC) on a new and innovative Search Program, […]

Whine a Vine Client for BlackBerry 10 updated

The popular native Vine application for BlackBerry 10, Whine has received a nice little update today. Whine’s update brings lots of new goodies to the application.  Whine is currently available in BlackBerry World for all to download. What’s new in v3.0? Complete design makeover including new graphics and layouts! Highly improved camera recording speed and agility! […]

BlackBerry CEO John Chen met with Lenovo, Xiaomi

 After the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation CEO Summit in Beijing, Blackberry CEO John Chen sat down with Xiaomi Corp. and Lenovo Group Ltd to discuss possible partnerships. By teaming up with the two of the largest tech companies in China, BlackBerry could expand in that region. In the interview Chen stated that he is interested in […]

GSX Solutions and BlackBerry Sign Strategic Reseller Agreement

BOSTON, MA–(Marketwired – Nov 10, 2014) – GSX Solutions [www.gsx.com], the global leader in proactive, consolidated monitoring and reporting of enterprise collaboration environments, including Microsoft Exchange, Office 365, Microsoft Lync, Microsoft SharePoint, BlackBerry Enterprise Service (BES) and IBM Notes, today announced a strategic reseller agreement with BlackBerry to offer GSX Monitor & Analyzer as an […]

$1.3 Billion spent by BlackBerry on R&D last year

If you ask any tech company they will tell you that you you need to stay innovative. How do you stay innovative? Well R&D is where you need to pend the majority of the money. Last year alone BlackBerry spent  $1,324,470,000 in R&D alone! This dollar amount is much more than IBM Canada, Rogers, Imperial Oil, […]

ReadItNow! for BlackBerry 10 updated

ReadItNow! for BlackBerry 10 has been updated to version 6.9.3, this update is currently available in BlackBerry World free of charge. No time for surfing? You would like to read everything later, even offline? The solution is ReadItNow! With ReadItNow! you have all saved content neatly arranged for later reading on your BlackBerry® PlayBook™ and […]

White and red BlackBerry Passport launching on December 25th

If you have been waiting on picking up a Passport because you are waiting on BlackBerry to release the white variant you will have to wait a bit longer… As it stand now thanks to Amazon we know that BlackBerry intends on launching the white and a red version of the Passport on December 25th, according […]

7.8 Million BlackBerry Shares purchased by the Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan

The Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan has just taken a liking for BlackBerry stocks. Being one of Canada’s largest institutional investors through their diversified portfolio of Canadian and international assets. They have invested in almost 7.8 million shares of BlackBerry in the third quarter. This investment is worth about $84.5 million  and brings them to having a  1.6 percent […]

Blaq for BlackBerry 10 Updated

Kisai Labs has been hard at work fixing and updating their very popular BlackBerry 10 application Blaq. This update address some major issues within the application itself. Check out the changelog below and let us know what you think about the update in the comments. Additions: Public logging- If you are having any issues at […]

2 New BBM Sticker packs hit the BBM Store

Late yesterday we saw two brand new sticker packs land in the BBM Store. We now have Avatar the Last Air Bender from Nickelodeon for just $1.99 and Say It With Flowers from GoBouquets which is FREE. Just head on over to the BBM Store to get them now!

Action Pad adds supports for the BlackBerry Passport

S4BB just let us know that they have released an update to their popular BlackBerry 10 application Action Pad. This update to Action Pad adds full support for the BlackBerry Passport. Taking notes / memos has always been important on BlackBerry smartphones and Action Pad has been around since February 2008. Being compatible with all […]

BlackBerry to Host Investor Day

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Nov. 6, 2014) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB) will be hosting its 2014 Investor Day in San Francisco, California on Thursday, November 13, 2014 beginning at 12:30 p.m. PST/3:30 p.m. EST. A live webcast of the event can be accessed at http://ca.blackberry.com/company/investors/events.html. A replay of the webcast will be available on the website […]

Candid 3.0 now available for BlackBerry 10

Candid has just rolled out a huge update to their BlackBerry 10 application. This update brings Spaces, sub-communities within the larger Candid community around common interests, such as food or photography, and around real-life communities such as colleges and workplaces. Spaces let people join conversations that are more relevant to them, and create new possibilities […]

Thomson Reuters Names the 2014 Top 100 Global Innovators; BlackBerry makes the cut!

PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Which companies lead the world in turning creative ideas into protected, commercialized inventions? The IP & Science business of Thomson Reuters, the world’s premier provider of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, answered that question today with the announcement of its fourth annual 2014 Top 100 Global Innovators list.  The […]

EFF releases “secure messaging scorecard” Ranking BBM agaisnt it’s competitors

It seems that the people of the EFF or Electronic Frontier Foundation have release a scorecard for “secure messaging ” services such as iMessage, Hangouts, and Skype from Microsoft. Apples iMessage and FaceTime were named the best Mass-Market option for secure messaging given the criteria used. Categories were message encryption in transit, independent code review and […]

Reddit In Motion receives Massive Update- Passport Support and much More!

A lot of people who use Reddit In Motion and have a BlackBerry Passport can revel in the joys of an update with Passport support! There are a ton of changes and the developer was nice enough to leave you guys a changelog along with the update BlackBerry Passport support New “Favorites “section in subreddit […]

App Stalker now supports BlackBerry Passport

S4BB Limited has been on a roll launching their current applications for BlackBerry 10 devices on to the BlackBerry Passport. Today S4BB let us know that they have launched App Stalker for the Passport. Here is what S4BB had to say about their app: S4BB Limited has updated App Stalker with full support for the […]

BlackBerry 10 games ‘Hues’ and ‘Pastry Push’ nominated for Game of the Year

ReFocus Tech just let us know that two of their BlackBerry 10 games have been nominated for a chance to win Game of the Year awards at the Nasscom Game Developer Conference 2014! You can help ReFocus Tech by voting for their games below. Vote for these games and help ReFocus Tech bag the awards! […]