As the invitation to the left shows, RIM is hosting an event for the BBN Ugly Sweater Fan Night. It is happening on December 21st and you are supposed to “wear your ugliest sweater.”
When we first heard news of CarrierIQ of how it was a major breech in Blackberry Security, being it that it was secretly tracking everything you do on your Blackberry. RIM has stated that although there is a Carrier IQ app available for download, but RIM says, they do not install the software or require carriers to do […]
One of the new included features of Blackberry App World 3.1 is the new Gift Giving and or Request feature that allows you to request that a friend or family member pay for any application within App World. The new entire giving process works in the
RIM has made significant progress with the WebWorks platform. WebWorks is pretty solid development platform on the BlackBerry PlayBook, and now RIM has opened up the WebWorkds and Java UI framework to developers by making it opensource making things more useful and easier using the new BBUI.js framework
Aviva Insurance is the latest company to join the PlayBook bandwagon. They have started to issue the PlayBook to their field agents. They plan to increase the use from 10 units at this time to 120 units over a 6 month period in early 2012.
Premium GPS application, TeleNav GPS Plus is now available on select Verizon BlackBerrys for only $10 per year (that’s 50% off!) for a limited time.
Check out this extensive collection of videos from Blackberry DevCon Asia 2011. With topics ranging from Blackberry Jam to games on the Playbook, DevCon was really didn’t miss a thing! hit the break for the videos
The holidays are coming up fast, #TeamBlackBerry get into the spirit of the season, with the Ugly Sweater Contest on Twitter. Here’s what you’ll need:
The Indonesian Telecommunication Body is upset with Research In Motion in an agreement that a new data center was to be built-in Indonesia, but now this data center is to be built-in Singapore instead. Indonesia government feels that they should have the data center should be established in their country. As a result Indonesian govern has threaten to stop BIS as […]
The BBM Generation Protégé Challenge is in full swing! Part 4 of the challenge is still open for submissions for a couple of days or so.
RIM is giving away some awesome gifts starting next week in the US and Canada. They are running two contests, #BerryHoliday will run from December 12th to December 22nd and the second #JanuBerry will run from January 16th to January 27th. The contest is limited to the US and Canada excluding Quebec. The contest will […]
The folks at RIM realized that by having App World available worldwide, the pricing for each app they would have to take the exchange rate into consideration. Check out the conversion spreadsheet from here.
Alec Saunders VP at Rim confirmed in a tweet that Java SDK 7.1 goes gold today. @asaunders Alec Saunders Chris Smith on stage demoing BB7.1 NFC features #bbdevcon. BB7.1 SDK goes gold today! #blackberrydev 20 hours ago via Twitter for BlackBerry® Retweeted by thusenth and 5 others
Get this handy DevCon Asia 2011 Mobile Guide for either your Blackberry smartphone or your Playbook.All the info for the event is in the guide. You can check out conference maps, surveys and also connect with other people at the conference.
RIM has really been pushing the envelope for development for the Blackberry Playbook. Using the app player, Android developers can port their applications to the blackberry platform. RIM is pushing developer to develop using the Blackberry 10 OS and soon to be unreleased Blackberry BBX 10 devices. RIM is pushing the development, with sessions, from the Blackberry DevCon and now they […]
We recently told you about the line up for all of the new BBX devices, now the new Blackberry 10 devices. Here we have today a first look and at the new BlackBerry Milan the next generation BlackBerry 10 slider! Hit the jump for the image and more details.
RIM has been in the news with reports of them being inched out by Android, But with great news of the Blackberry Playbook rocking RIM sales. So it should not come as to any surprise that RIM has crushed a myth that the “Blackberry Market is Shrinking” There are currently 70 million active subscribers, 20 million […]
RIM has issued BlackBerry PlayBook tablet software version 220.127.116.1167 which resolves this vulnerability on affected versions of the tablet. Update your BlackBerry PlayBook tablet software to version 18.104.22.16867 or later to apply the update. This update nixes the DingleBerry root for the BlackBerry PlayBook.
RIM will be update all 148 markets, pricing tiers on within Blackberry App World, on December 8th. The new price tier update includes updated currency exchange rates and integrates a weighted calculation of purchasing power, that should allow more streamline purchases. The update will be automatic is not to affect developers content, nor will any changes will be need change within the […]