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 […]
Mobile Link Like I have been saying the leaks will continue all the way to launch! Here is a nice video walk-through of the Blackberry Z10 it shows off the device, the OS as well as native apps like the clock and BlackBerry Hub.
As we get closer to the launch of BlackBerry 10, we are starting to see more and more leaked images showing off the native applications baked in to the OS. We now have a nice spread of images showing off the native BlackBerry 10 Maps application! the images depict a older software version, one would […]
Yesterday we had a nice look at Bedtime Mode on Blackberry 10, today we are taking a look at the Blackberry 10 clock. As you can see in the images below you have the regular clock (which we have seen before), The Stopwatch, World clock, and Timer. After seeing the Bedtime Mode clock on BlackBerry […]
Mobile Link If you are like me (a huge BlackBerry fan) then the thought of camping out for Research In Motion’s first BlackBerry 10 device has crossed your mind… That thought lasted for about 30 seconds and the reason for that is it is way too cold in Houston to be doing that. Now some […]
Whadda know. Trolling instagram has its perks. CB member spotted these dashing images of the ‘Not For Sale’ N-Series or X10 QWERTY BlackBerry (Or more likely the Dev Alpha C) set to be launched alongside the Z10 Full Touch device at the end of this month. She’s a looker, what you you guys think of […]
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 188.8.131.52 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‘.