BlackBerry Secures iOS and Android in the Enterprise Without Sacrificing the User Experience

Secure Work Space separates work and personal apps and data on iOS and Android devices WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – June 25, 2013) – BlackBerry® (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB) today announced the availability of a new security solution that separates work and personal apps and data on iOS® and Android™ devices. Secure Work Space for iOS and Android is a […]

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CBC News App Achieves Built for BlackBerry Status

When BB10 was released many apps started to carry the Built for BlackBerry mark, which gives devs great incentives but also tells consumers that these applications were designed specifically for BlackBerry and are not android ports. It also must follow stringent guidelines regarding the build/code and various other aspects to be able to earn this […]

Instagram Gets Video Features on June 20th.

Techcrunch is stating that Facebook plans to add Vine-esque vidoe cability in Instagram.  Looks like the video could be anywhere between 5-10 seconds.  For most BlackBerry users this news really doesn’t do anything for us but if you have a BB10 device you can sideload the android app on your berry and be able to […]

AT&T Launching the BlackBerry Q10 on 6/21 for $199.99 + $100 off if you trade in old phone!

The BlackBerry Q10 smartphone will arrive in AT&T stores and online on June 21 for $199.99 with a two-year agreement.  For a limited time, consumers who trade in their current smartphone to AT&T will be eligible to receive at least $100 off the purchase of a new smartphone, including the BlackBerry Q10. “AT&T is pleased […]

BlackBerry Issues Security Advisory for a Critical Bug within BlackBerry Protect on the BlackBerry Z10

Well it is not everyday BlackBerry issues a Security Advisory, so when we saw this one pop up we thought it was interesting. This critical bug is not with the hardware or the OS itself it has to do with BlackBerry Protect. According to ArsTechnica, “A malicious application could take advantage of weak permission controls […]

Migration of MetroPCS Customers to Nationwide 4G HSPA+ and LTE Network Ahead of Schedule

Migration of MetroPCS Customers to Nationwide 4G HSPA+ and LTE Network Ahead of Schedule   First devices connecting to 4G HSPA+ and LTE network become available for MetroPCS customers, offering a consistently outstanding wireless experience BELLEVUE, Wash. – June 14, 2013 – Just six weeks after completing the combination of T-Mobile USA and MetroPCS, T-Mobile US, […]

Viva Movil Offers BlackBerry Q10 for $99.

Viva Movil just tweeted that they are offering the new Q1o for $99 with a new two year contract. Viva Movil was launched by Jennifer Lopez in collaboration with Brightstar, and Moorehead Communications who happens to be a Verizon Retailer, so you might be able to access the deal on Verizon’s network. If you are […]

My Verizon Mobile Update Available in BlackBerry World

Verizon recently updated their mobile app which allows you to check your data usage, make changes to your plan, pay the bill, and add/delete features from the phone.  There is not a change log available to see what the exact changes are to the app but we assume that it was updated for the new […]

BES 10.1 Launched as Cloud Service

BES 10.1 was announced last month at BlackBerry World, and showed a huge amount of new features.  The new Enterprise Service is being tested as a cloud based service to test viability and along with multiple businesses.  We have seen cloud based options from BlackBerry in the past with the Office 365 integration. As we […]

BlackBerry Q10 & Z10 Unlock Codes Now On Sale For Only $30!!!

Unleash the power of your BlackBerry Q10/Z10 by unlocking it and being able to use it on just about any GSM carrier you’re heart desires! Our unlock codes are generated so that you have no problems what so ever with them. The entire process takes about 60 seconds to order your unlock from us. We […]

BlackBerry Enterprise Developer Expert Certification Introduced

BlackBerry announced a program called the BlackBerry Certified Builder, which was aimed towards developers and allows developers to be certified once they pass the program.  In addition to this program BlackBerry announced an additional program called the BlackBerry Enterprise Developer Expert.  This new exam will prove that you have the upper echelon of knowledge when […]

Most Expensive BlackBerry Ever Made now available

There have been various special edition BlackBerry handsets made over the course of time.  The most expensive BlackBerry has just been released.  This is a custom one off piece that make the owner part of a very exclusive club.  The gold plated diamond encrusted BlackBerry Porsche will set you back £69,000 ($105,000USD) or £119,000($181,000USD) if […]

Q10 will Arrive in India Today

Today is a good day in India.  Today is the day that India gets the Q10.  Most people have spent thier time discussing the US launch of the Q10 but BlackBerry’s presence around the globe means that there will be global launches that will garner attention as well.  Today one of the larger global markets […]

Sao Paulo Gets own BlackBerry Tech Center

Developers have always been a large part of the BlackBerry community and now there will be another “DevDen” in Brazil.  BlackBerry just announced that they will be opening their third tech center in Sao Paulo. The center will be devoted to training and development as well as growing business opportunities.  BlackBerry Launches Tech Center in […]

QNX Shows New Auto Safety Program for ISO 26262

QNX made an announcement regarding the ISO 26262 Safety Program today.  The Automotive Safety Program will be utilized to accelerate the development of digital clusters, HUD systems, and Assistance systems within the Auto field.  The program will focus on providing professional services from QNX including training, support, and building functional systems. The Automotive Safety Program […]

International Law Firm Akin Gump Deploys BlackBerry 10 and its ‘Robust Security’ Platform

BlackBerry, Waterloo, ON – BlackBerry® (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB) today announced that international law firm Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP has chosen to deploy 500 BlackBerry® 10 devices and BlackBerry® Enterprise Service 10 to its employees. Akin Gump is a leading international law firm, with offices in the United States, Europe, Asia and […]

New Version of QNX CAR Platform Expands Design Choices to Include Android Apps and Qt User Interfaces

Enables automotive companies to tap into vast ecosystem of mobile developers creating Android, HTML5, OpenGL ES, and Qt apps DETROIT, MICHIGAN–(Marketwired – June 05, 2013) – QNX Software Systems Limited, a global leader in software platforms for in-car electronics, today demonstrated how the new version of its QNX CAR™ Platform for Infotainment will enable developers […]

BlackBerry to offer Scholar Programs to UK women In conjunction with Alica Keys

BlackBerry is reaching out to women in the UK to urge them to apply for the new BlackBerry Scholars Program, an initiative designed to inspire women globally to enter and develop careers in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). Led by BlackBerry Global Creative Director, Alicia Keys the BlackBerry Scholars program will offer […]

BlackBerry Demonstrates New Mobile Computing Service for Automakers

New “Over-the-air” service delivers wireless software update and management capabilities to automakers Jun 5, 2013- Telematics Detroit Conference, Novi, MI  – Today, at the Telematics Detroit conference, BlackBerry® (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB) will preview a new solution for automakers that lets them manage and deliver “Over-the-air” (OTA) software updates to vehicles. Leveraging BlackBerry’s existing global […]

App Converter Coming to BB10 – Eliminates Sideloading

Every version of BB10 has supported Android apps by “sideloading” the .bar files on your device. BlackBerry 10.2 is slated to launch this month with Jelly Bean support so users can install the latest versions of the popular android apps that are available.  Unfortunately BB10 still does not have a native converter that is built […]