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 […]
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 […]