LOS ANGELES, CA–(Marketwire – Jan 16, 2013) – PixelMags, one of the largest digital content delivery companies in the world, has launched the next generation of digital magazines newsstands called Readr® which gives consumers instant access to hundreds of magazines, along with AnyTime® — its new, all-you-can-read for one low monthly price, feature. “To date, […]
WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwire – Jan. 16, 2013) – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ:RIMM)(TSX:RIM) today announced that its Secure Element Manager (SEM) solution for NFC (Near Field Communication) mobile payments has been approved by Visa. RIM’s SEM is the backend solution for carriers that can securely manage credentials on SIM (subscriber identity module) cards installed in all […]
The reports of carrier training occurring are starting to pour in now. We have already seen that Rogers has started their employee training, and now we have the entire slide show of the BlackBerry 10 training materials. The majority of it is all stuff we knew about, but it is still worth a look. Hit […]
Are you looking for that perfect wallpaper to show your support of #TeamBlackBerry? Well RIM has just published 4 new wallpapers that will do just that. The wallpapers are available for most legacy devices as well as the PlayBook, so hit the break for more information and the download links.
The Skating parties are scheduled for Jan. 30, which coincides with BlackBerry 10 day.The skating will occur on the rinks in front of Kitchener City Hall and in Waterloo Town Square. There will be banners hanging in King Street in downtown Waterloo and a section of University Avenue. RIM also wants to hold a skating […]
SpectorSoft is the company responsible for Spector 360 which is a detail tracking application that can be loaded on to mobile devices. The application can monitor an extensive range of information ranging from communication, call duration, application usage, websites that are being visited, and emails that are being set.
Being a stock holder of Research In Motion Ltd (NASDAQ: RIMM) I pay particular attention to the stock rating and price, especially with the release of BlackBerry 10 just around the bend on January 30! What is astonishing however is the stock has doubled and jumped up to $15.04 and closing just under. I am enjoying all […]
BlackBerry Handheld Software v22.214.171.1240 (Asia) Package Version: 126.96.36.1990 Consisting of: Applications: 188.8.131.524 Software Platform: 184.108.40.206 File name: 9790Asia_PBr7.1.0_rel2220_PL220.127.116.11_A18.104.22.1684_China_Mobile_Hong_Kong_Co._Ltd.exe File size: 199.88MB Note: The Software Platform and Applications version numbers can be found under Options-About screen on the handheld.
We have reported many times on the growth and success that BlackBerry has had in India, so it comes as no surprise that carriers are starting to announce their intentions to carry BlackBerry 10. Aircel is the latest Indian carrier to make it official that they will be carrying the BlackBerry 10 devices.
I am a huge fan of BlackBerry themes, it is one of the main reasons I stayed with BlackBerry. The ability to customize your device was a drawing factor that many other platforms did not have. Obviously when RIM announced that they would not in fact be supporting BlackBerry 7 devices with a Theme Studio […]
Like the launch of BlackBerry 10 at the end of the month, there is also a World Economic Forum that happens annually at the end of January. Davos is a city in eastern Switzerland that became famous in the 1990s for hosting this forum. On CNBC today at multiple time slots their were ‘BlackBerry 10 […]
Earlier this week BBM 7.0.1 went live in the BlackBerry Beta Zone and many users encountered an issue with the downloads. This version of BBM brought many bug fixes, but more importantly it was made available to those users still on OS 5.0.
There have been a ton of leaks of the BlackBerry Z10, we have seen rumors about release dates and specs. On aspect of the device that hasn’t gotten a ton of coverage is the weight and dimensions of the device. The good news is that the weight of the Z10 looks to be only slightly […]
There are some people out there that are really dedicated to their opinions about mobile platforms If you are wondering about why anyone would want to switch to BlackBerry 10, and are in need of a laugh, you will want to check out this video.
BlackBerry’s commitment to their third party developers is admirable and the gold standard (and perhaps even beyond that) of how developers should be treated. Under the leadership of Alec Saunders and the Developer Relations team, RIM has essentially written the book on how to grow a third party mobile appecosystem.
Previously, we saw yet another BlackBerry Z10 hands-on walk-through. The same folks have added a video showcasing the BlackBerry Z10′s camera. Or, more appropriately, its video taking capabilities. The camera itself features several modes like ’Automatic’, ‘Action’, ‘Whiteboard, ‘Night’ and ‘Beach’ or ‘Snow,’ which is not available on Apple & Windows platform. Though, it is unclear if these filters are extended to video. The BlackBerry Z10 features a rear 8MP […]
Next up in line – enter to win tickets for you and a guest to attend the BlackBerry 10 fan event in Paris and bring home a BlackBerry 10 device! Same rules apply as in previous contests. Just follow @BlackBerryFra on Twitter, then Tweet your 10 word BlackBerry 10 story using the hashtag #BlackBerry10Paris. If you’re one of the […]
I have been asked this question a lot since Research In Motion announced BlackBerry 10, will BlackBerry 10 support Skype? Well the answer could lay right in the last update for the BlackBerry 10 Dev Alpha… Nothing has been said officially, but from the icons that were extracted from the last Dev Alpha update the […]