The BlackBerry Business Blog has posted up part one of a series where they are talking to RIM executives on the enterprise side of things. The team featured in this weeks video is the fine folks that have been hard at work behind the scenes in the lead up to the launch of BlackBerry 10 and BlackBerry […]
When I tell people that BlackBerry 10 is a gesture based OS I sometimes get quizzical looks on what that means. Thankfully Jeff Gadway, RIM’s senior product marketing manager, kindly decided to show off the top four navigation gestures in a video. (each direction) They more of less show the gestures that we will be […]
Reminder To Developers – You Only Have Till January 21st To Submit Your Apps For A Chance To Get A Limited Edition BlackBerry 10 Device
RIM posted a reminder this morning to developers that are hoping to get their hands on a limited edition BlackBerry 10 device. You will need to have your apps submitted to AppWorld by January 21st for your chance at getting the limited edition device.
Research In Motion has released a new beta in the BlackBerry Beta Zone for BBM. This update to version 22.214.171.124 adds support for OS 5 devices. BBM 7.0 now gives you the freedom to chat with your friends the way you want. Seamlessly switch from a BBM conversation to a BBM Voice chat and talk […]
A new image showing off BlackBerry 10 voice control shows us what you can do! As you can see from the image BlackBerry 10 voice control lets you send messages, make calls, search and a lot more! The image does resemble Apple’s Siri a tiny bit, but we can assume that the BlackBerry 10 voice […]
Enter to Win tickets to the BlackBerry 10 fan event in Johannesburg as Well as a BlackBerry 10 phone!
“Win one of 3 tickets for you and a friend to the BlackBerry Experience Fan Event in Joburg on Jan 30! bit.ly/TUGl2l — BlackBerry SA (@BlackBerry_ZA) January 14, 2013″ Just like the London and New York fan events you can now enter to win tickets to the fan event in Johannesburg, South Africa! Not only […]
RIM just wrapped up a hugely successful BlackBerry 10 Port-a-thon this weekend and it looks like they are geared up for another. Jose sent us the terms and conditions for another port-a-thon RIM is planning starting at 12PM EST on January 18th and ending at 11:59:59PM on January 19th. This one seems to include all […]
Aircel has confirmed that it will launch BlackBerry 10 in India when the smartphones are available in India, which should be a few weeks after the global launch scheduled for January 30. Various Indian telecom operators were contacted on their plans to launch BlackBerry 10 (BB10) in India and while Aircel has confirmed that it will […]
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EE have just tweeted that they will have BlackBerry 10 available at launch. While we already have EE confirmed as supplying BlackBerry 10, it is great news to have them confirm the availability, although we will contact EE to see exactly what they mean by ‘at launch‘.
We are a mere 18 days away from the launch of BlackBerry 10, so it only seems right that we are getting a ton of leaks lately. This latest one is screenshots of the BlackBerry 10 tutorial that covers gestures, setup and notifications. BlackBerry 10, much like the PlayBook OS, takes advantage of edge to […]
The BlackBerry 10 Port-A-Thon that is currently under way is showing that developers are wanting to work with BlackBerry 10. The port-a-thon is running for 36 hours straight and I am sure that there are some very tired developers right now, but that hasn’t stopped them from submitting a large amount of apps.
Patent Troll Unwired Planet last year filed a patent infringement complaint towards RIM and a few other big name companies, Apple and Google included. They now have purchased more than 2,000 new patents to add to it portfolio. Ericsson has transferred 2,185 U.S and international patents and patent applications to Unwired Planet, mostly containing 2G, […]
Further proof of ooVoo, it shows up on the BlackBerry Experience page. The icon is on the application page on a screenshot of a Blackberry 10 device. You can check out the BlackBerry Experience page here.
According to a leaked screenshot from Best Buy Canada’s internal system Bell will be releasing the BlackBerry 10 smartphone on February 28 2013. We already know that Bell will be offering the BlackBerry 10 devices thanks in part to their pre-order page. As of today the only other carrier to have an sort of leaked […]
We have seen all the major carriers, plus some regional carriers in Canada state that they will be carrying BlackBerry 10 when it is released. Today the three smaller nationwide carriers have put their feet into the BlackBerry 10 ring. Koodo, WIND and Mobilicity have all declared that BlackBerry 10 is “coming soon”.
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