Jingu Apps and BBMshirts.com Team Up

We received an email today from one of our tipsters that told us about a partnership that will be pretty sweet.  JinguApps and BBMShirts.com have decided to partner up.  The agreement between the two includes the sale of BBMShirts with in the Jingu Avatar application. 

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BlackBerry Bold 9790 Consumer Event held in Indonesia on November 25th

Last week the last of the os7 devices were announced by RIM, and it looks  like another consumer event for these devices will be held in Indonesia on the 25th of December.

Kat Drum: RIM’s Head of Global Employment Brand and Social Media Strategies Interviewed

RIM has started to let their employees speak freely when it comes to the strategies and other things happening in Waterloo. 

Press Release: Research In Motion Launches the New BlackBerry Curve 9360 Smartphone in Vietnam

Sleek, fast and easy-to-use, the BlackBerry Curve 9360 delivers smooth social experiences wherever you go Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM) today announced that the BlackBerry® Curve™ 9360, which features the new BlackBerry® 7 operating system (OS), is now available in Vietnam. The BlackBerry Curve 9360 is […]

Word Farm Released for BlackBerry – Get Your Word Search On

Epic Applications just released thier newest game to app world called Word Farm.  This game is similar to WordMole with a few changes. The basic premise of the game is to find as many words as possible before the sun goes  down. More information after the break…

O2 Shows BlackBerry Bold 9790 and Curve 9380 as Coming Soon

O2 has added the BlackBerry Bold 9790 and Curve 9380 to thier coming soon page on thier website.  The image shows that the Bold 9790 will be available in January and the Curve 9380 in November.

RIM Plans to Open 12 More BlackBerry Lifestyle Stores in Indonesia

RIM opened the first Lifestyle store in Indonesia a few days ago, to a wonderful response from the people of Indonesia, and are now planning to open 12 more stores in that market.   Rohilesh Singh, Research In Motion’s country director for Indonesia, “says that everywhere you look people are carrying a BlackBerry”. 

BlackBerry PlayBook OS Update Coming Soon

RIM announced yesterday via beta zone that a new update for the PlayBook will be released prior to the update that is scheduled for February. This update on contains improvements and fixes to some problems that users have encountered.

Simple Mobile Sim Revolution

Simple Mobile is a new provider that has just hit the scene. Here is an introduction video that outlines what they offer.

BlackBerry Lifestyle store in Indonesia opens November 16

The very first BlackBerry Lifestyle Store was opened in Indonesia today.  There was quite a bit of excitement that was surrounding the event.

Adobe Clarifies Their Position on Flash, HTML 5, AIR, and FLEX for Mobile

Last week Adobe tried to convey that they were no longer going to support the mobile flash platform.  We all focused on the last announcement that was made stating Adobe is “no longer going to be actively developing the Flash Player for Mobile Browsers.”

Research In Motion Expands BlackBerry 7 Portfolio with the New BlackBerry Bold 9790 and BlackBerry Curve 9380 Smartphones

Jakarta, Indonesia and Waterloo, ON – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM) today announced two new smartphones based on the BlackBerry® 7 operating system (OS) – the BlackBerry® Bold™ 9790 and BlackBerry® Curve™ 9380. The new smartphones offer impressively slim and stylish designs with enhanced communications, multimedia, productivity and social connectivity features. The […]

RIM reaching out to devs on NFC app development

NFC communication is something that was a selling point for the OS7 phones.  There hasn’t been a whole lot of development when it comes to applications that utilize NFC and RIM wants to change that. 

Video: The BBM Music Power 50!

Here is a new video from BlackBerry’s YouTube channel called “The BBM Music Power 50.”  The synopsis of the video is that all of the music leaders from Australia teamed up and shared their to five songs of all time, and together created the “BBM Music Power 50” which is all of their tracks together. 

BlackBerry 7 OS Awarded Common Criteria EAL4+ Certification

Waterloo, ON – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ:RIMM)(TSX:RIM) today announced that BlackBerry® smartphones running on the BlackBerry® 7 Operating System (OS) have been independently evaluated by a third-party Common Criteria evaluation facility and meet the security criteria for evaluation assurance level (EAL) 4+. The Common Criteria is an international standard for validating that products meet […]

Doodle Run 2: Escape from Doodle Land! Released for the PlayBook

The popular PlayBook game Doodle Run has just received a sequel. Doodle Run 2: Escape from Doodle Land.  The basics of the game are similar to the first.

BlackBerry Internet Services to be supported by giffgaff

giffgaff, a SIM only network in UK, has started to offer BIS to their customers.  This means any customers that are using BlackBerries on the giffgaff network will not be able to take advantage of BBM, BlackBerry email, and all of the other good things that are tied into BIS service. 

Press Release: BlackBerry Bold 9900 Smartphone Now Available in Sweden

Stockholm, Sweden and Waterloo, ON – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM) today announced that the new BlackBerry® Bold™ 9900 smartphone is now available through four authorized carrier partners in Sweden: Tele2, Telenor, TDC Sweden and 3. The BlackBerry Bold 9900 is the thinnest BlackBerry smartphone yet at only 10.5mm and the first […]

Press Release: BlackBerry PlayBook Tablet now available in South Africa from Cell C

Johannesburg, South Africa and Waterloo, ON – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM) and Cell C today announced that the BlackBerry® PlayBook™ tablet is now available in South Africa from Cell C. The BlackBerry PlayBook features an ultra-portable design and delivers industry leading performance, uncompromised web browsing with support for Adobe® Flash®, true […]

Viber Coming Soon to BlackBerry

There is a new app coming to BlackBerry called Viber that allows you to text and call other users for free.  The company tweeted that their software would soon be available for BlackBerry users.