Bank Of America App Updated to v3.1.35 adds Blackberry OS 7 Support

The Bank of America app for Blackberry was updated to v3.1.35. What’s included in the update? * Updated compatibility with Blackberry Os 7 devices

RIM and TVOKids announce 5 new educational apps for the BlackBerry PlayBook

Today RIM and TVOKids have announced five new PlayBook apps that are geared towards early learners and school aged children.  The apps are designed to provide a high level of gaming fun, but also provide education that supports the Ontario school system.  Hit the break for the full press release and download links. Source

T-Mobile’s Bold 9900 may never get NFC functionality

While NFC hasn’t been fully implemented as a useful feature yet, it is nice to know that a device has the ability to use it in the future.  The T-Mobile BlackBerry Bold 9900 did not launch with NFC enabled, and it looks like it may never receive it either.

Gist for BlackBerry updated to v1.6.12

If you are unfamiliar with Gist for BlackBerry it is a enhanced contact list that pulls all calls, email, social media from your contacts into one profile.  The latest update for Gist brings the version to 1.6.12 and comes with some nice new features.  Hit the break for the change-log and download link for Gist. Source

Porsche designed BlackBerry set to be officially announced on October 27th

Love it or hate it the Porsche designed BlackBerry that we have seen numerous times is apparently going to be officially announced on October 27th.  The BlackBerry Bold 9980, aka the “Knight”, was originally rumored to be a QNX BlackBerry which of course made no sense.  After a few more leaks it was determined that the 9980 […]

Blackberry’s Thank You Gift is Now available for download! – Bubble Bash 2

Thank you for choosing and supporting BlackBerry®. In appreciation, Bubble Bash 2 is free of charge for a limited time (a $4.99 USD value), compliments of BlackBerry. Discover the new edition of the award winning puzzle series on your mobile. Bash together 3 or more like-colored bubbles to make them all explode just like before. […]

PingMe Released for BlackBerry

PingMe has been released for your BlackBerry smartphone! PingMe is a cross-platform messaging app. Hit the break for more info!

Press Release: BASIS Defends BBx Trademark After RIM’s Announcement

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.–(EON: Enhanced Online News)–BASIS International Ltd. has taken swift legal action to preserve and protect their longstanding ownership of the BBx® trademarked operating system independent language, database, and toolset. Research In Motion’s (RIM) press release announcing a new BlackBerry operating system (OS) named “BBX” is causing great confusion for the worldwide BASIS community and […]

Poynt for Blackberry Updated to v1.8.3

Poynt for BlackBerry has been updated to v1.8.3. Use Poynt to find businesses, retailers, people, restaurants, movies, gas prices (US only), events and weather information around you. Poynt uses GPS or cell-site location to quickly deliver the information you need, whenever and wherever you need it.

Kindle and many other Android apps now working on the PlayBook thanks to the Android Player Repackaging Tools

With the release of the developer beat of the PlayBook os 2.0 update we now have the ability to load Android apps that have been converted from .APK files to .BAR files.  Among them the Kindle app has been converted and will now work on your PlayBook, this is especially nice considering Amazon is getting […]

Official Facebook Messenger app comes to BlackBerry

If you are a dedicated Facebook fein that also uses a BlackBerry then you are in luck today.  The official Facebook Messenger app is now available for most BlackBerry devices.  The app will allow you to easily send a message to your Facebook friends that are delivered to them by notifications and texts directly to […]

Updated your PlayBook to the 2.0 beta and want Bridge items to work? We may have an answer

  I am sure that I am not alone in this one, but I of course updated my PlayBook to the developer beta of version 2.0 and have since been missing my Bridge functionality.  Well I stumbled upon a neat little fix today while roaming around on Twitter, and while I have not been able […]

Official OS: Blackberry Torch 9850 OS 7.0.0.374 From Verizon

Verizon has released OS 7.0.0.374 for the BlackBerry Torch 9850. OS 7.0.0.374 has a list of updates and changes. Hit the break for more info