BlackBerry PlayBook 4G Delayed Until Fall!

I am in the middle of listing to earings call for RIM’s Research In Motion Reports First Quarter Fiscal 2012 Results and Revises Full Year Guidance. Co-CEO Mike Lazaridis has announced that the 4G BlackBerry PlayBook that was supposed to launch this summer has now been delayed until the fall. So all of you sprint […]

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Press Release: Poynt for the BlackBerry Playbook Tablet Now Available in the United Kingdom

Poynt allows users to pair their BlackBerry smartphone to their BlackBerry PlayBook tablet to initiate calls to businesses, add contacts to the address book and more in the United Kingdom   CALGARY, ALBERTA–(Marketwire – June 16, 2011) – Poynt Corporation (“Poynt Corp.” or the “Company”) (TSX VENTURE:PYN), a leading provider of mobile local search services, […]

Listen Live: Research In Motion Reports First Quarter Fiscal 2012 Results and Revises Full Year Guidance

Conference Call and Webcast: A conference call and live webcast will be held beginning at 5 pm ET, June 16, 2011, which can be accessed by dialing 1-800-814-4859 (North America), 416-644-3414 (outside North America). The replay of the company’s Q1 conference call can be accessed after 7 pm ET, June 16, 2011 until midnight ET, […]

Press Release: Research In Motion Reports First Quarter Fiscal 2012 Results and Revises Full Year Guidance – Shipped 500,000 BlackBerry Playbook tablets

Announces Plans to Streamline Operations and Accelerate New Product Introductions Board of Directors Approves Share Repurchase Program   WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwire – June 16, 2011) – Research In Motion Limited (RIM) (NASDAQ:RIMM)(TSX:RIM), a world leader in the mobile communications market, today reported first quarter results for the three months ended May 28, 2011 (all figures in […]

BlackBerry DevCon Europe 2012 – Call for Papers extended to August 26th!

DevCon Europe 2012 will take place on  February 7-8 2012 in Amsterdam. RIM has extended the call for papers until August 26th, 2011 – originally set to end on June 24th. The BlackBerry® development community has grown immensely, and we want to come to you. Announcing BlackBerry DevCon Europe! BlackBerry DevCon Europe is where developers […]

Verizon Wireless Chief Marketing Officer Confirms 3 BlackBerry Devices to Launch This Year!

Marni Walden, Chief Marketing Officer of Verizon Wireless, recently sat down with BGR for an interview and not much of the interview was based upon nor related to Blackberry but one question and statement sticks out and confirms the launch of 3 new Blackberry devices from Big Red this year!! BG: Where does that leave […]

Playbook Coming To Hong Kong Early July

Good news for the folks in Hong Kong who are wanting to get their hands on a Playbook. Press Release Hong Kong – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM) today announced plans to launch its much-anticipated BlackBerry® PlayBook™ tablet in Hong Kong. The BlackBerry PlayBook is scheduled to be released in early July […]

T-Mobile 4G Download Speeds Faster Than Ever

With 4G networks soon to become the norm, it’s a good thing T-Mobile is upping their game. The Blackberry 9900 will be the first 4G Blackberry. Read on to see their improvements. T-Mobile’s 4G Network Now Even Faster in Nearly 100 Markets Across the Country Today, T-Mobile is doubling the speed of its 4G network […]

O2 UK “will not be selling the (BlackBerry PlayBook) device”

The BlackBerry PlayBook launches official today in the UK. With that being said O2 one of the largest carriers in the UK has stated “will not be selling the (BlackBerry PlayBook) device” citing  “unfortunately there are some issues with the end to end customer experience.” We suspect the reason behind O2 Not stocking the PlayBook […]

Official OS: BlackBerry Storm 9530 OS 5.0.0.866 from SaskTel

BlackBerry Handheld Software v5.0.0.1471 (Multilanguage) Package Version: 5.0.0.1471 Consisting of: Applications: 5.0.0.866 Software Platform: 4.2.0.388 File name: 9530AMEA_PBr5.0.0_rel1471_PL4.2.0.388_A5.0.0.866_SaskTel.exe File size: 116.45MB Note: The Software Platform and Applications version numbers can be found under Options-About screen on the handheld.

US Government has paid $117 Million on BlackBerry devices since 2001

This is some cool info Gizmodo has posted. The US government has spent $117 Million  on BlackBerry devices since 2001. Now I understand why they have spent so much on BlackBerry’s, but why the hell have they spent $10.8 million on iPods, $3.9 million on iPad’s, and so on down the list? We are 14 […]

Press Release: Milkman Games Presents OmnomBot for the BlackBerry PlayBook

Alex Milkman Games LLC contacted me this morning to let me know that Milkman Games has released OmnomBot for the BlackBerry PlayBook. OmnomBot does NOT want to eat his vegetables! Help OmnomBot manage his strict robot diet in this quirky, original arcade game. Milkman Games is the same developer that just releasedAqualux for BlackBerry PlayBook. […]

Snow Boarding Lite for the BlackBerry PlayBook Gets Updated to v1.2

Talk about an application that takes you back in time. I find Snow Boarding Lite to be another one of those “pass the time” applications. This app is fun for about 15 minutes if your lucky. I say if you want to give it a whirl download the free version first. Feel the intensity of […]

File Browser for the BlackBerry PlayBook Gets updated to v2.2.6

File Browser for BlackBerry PlayBook provides an fast, smooth, lightweight, icon based user interface to work with the whole BlackBerry PlayBook file system and functions as a file manager. Currently supported features in v2.2.4 are: Unique features: Access SD card file system of your bridged BlackBerry® smartphone. Zip and unzip ZIP archive files. Browse all […]

Groupon For BlackBerry Updated To v1.2

Groupon for BlackBerry has been updated to v1.2. There is no change log available at this time. If you are not familiar with Groupon here is the stock description from App World: Groupon features unbeatable deals each day on the best stuff to do in cities across the U.S. and Canada.With our BlackBerry® app you […]

Avatar Builder lets you build custom Avatars Right From Your BlackBerry

This is cool RIM has just post two new apps in to BlackBerry App World. Avatar Builder Guys and Avatar Builder Girls lets you make avatars right on your Berry. Here is what RIM has to say about the App: Want to create your own BBM avatar? Create and customize an avatar to look just like […]

Leaked: Angry Birds App Running on the BlackBerry PlayBook – Video!

Mobile Link  You see it right… We have Angry Birds running on the BlackBerry PlayBook! Just to be clear the is a .Bar file and will need to be side loaded to you BlackBerry PlayBook. We believe that this is not the full version of the app but its still Angry Birds! Hit the break […]

BlackBerry PlayBook hits UK Today ahead of schedule

BBE is reporting that the PlayBook has dropped in UK ahead of schedule. Here is the full press release: Press Release BLACKBERRY® PLAYBOOK™ AVALIABLE IN LONDON STORES A DAY EARLY From today, Phones 4u the leading mobile retailer for the youth market, will be stocking the highly anticipated BlackBerry® PlayBook™ tablet from Research In Motion (RIM) […]

Adobe AIR For The Playbook To Be Updated End Of June to v2.7

No word on what the updates will include. The update was confirmed by Mihai Corlan, a Platform Evangelist for Adobe. The Playbook OS is going to be updated to v1.0.6 officially soon (it is currently in the Beta Zone), and is supposed to include the Adobe Air update and Flash 10.3. Source

The British Ministry of Defence Warns Foursquare Will Make You Dance With Terrorists

Mobile Link The British Ministryof Defence has released 2 videos outlining some of the dangers that people face when the disclose thier location thru any of the various 3rd party programs that are available.  Just like everything else make sure that you take this with a grain of salt. Hit the break for another video!