BlackBerry 10 Port-A-Thon Has Already Seen Over 8,000 Apps Submitted

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.

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BlackBerry 10 Actions Icons Are Now Available For Download

If you are a developers working on a BlackBerry 10 app you will be happy to know that RIM has released the BlackBerry 10 UI guidelines which includes the Action icons.  These include the icons for email, lock, delete and much more.

Patent Troll Gobbles up 2,000 Patents from Ericsson as Fuel to Suing RIM, Apple, and Google

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, […]

ooVoo Icon Seen On The BlackBerry Experience Homepage

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.

Bell to Release the First BlackBerry 10 Smartphone on February 28th?!?!

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 […]

Koodo, WIND And Mobilicity All Join In On the BlackBerry 10 Action

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”.

Apps World North America in San Fransisco February 7th and 8th.

Are you an up and coming developer looking to polish and hone your skill developing apps?  Or just wanting to freshen up your understanding of the different means of creating a killer app?  Then clear your calendar and make sure that you attend Apps World North America.

Vivek Bhardwaj talks Optimizing Social Content for Mobile at New Media Expo

Mobile Link During CES Research In Motion also took part in the New Media Expo (NMX) a conference hosted by BlogWorld. Vivek Bhardwaj talked about BlackBerry and mobile social content he also addressed how attendees are starting to recognize the need to design with mobile at top of mind.

RIM Updates BlackBerry 10 Native & WebWorks SDKs

Research In Motion has released an update to BlackBerry 10 Native & WebWorks SDKs this update follows the BlackBerry 10 Dev Alpha update from yesterday. The refreshed BlackBerry 10 Native & WebWorks SDKs improve performance and functionality.

RIM CEO Thorsten Heins: Cantech Letter’s 2012 TSX Executive of the Year

Research In Motion’s CEO, Thorsten Heinshas won Cantech Letter’s 2012 TSX Executive of the Year! We want to congratulate Mr. Heins for winning!! Check out Cantech Letter Awards: For the first ten months of his tenure, Heins endured more doubt and scrutiny and outright ridicule than any rookie CEO should have to suffer. Regardless, he […]

**UPDATE**Vodafone Users Experiencing Issues with BlackBerry Service

**UPDATE** We are hearing reports that everything is back to normal on the outage front. If you are still having issues let us know in the comments. The @UK_BlackBerry sent out a message on Twitter letting the world know that some BlackBerry customers in Europe, the Middle-East and Africa are experiencing issues with BlackBerry service […]

A Look At LinkedIn Integration On BlackBerry 10

We have known for a while now that Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn are going to be deeply integrated into BlackBerry 10.  We have seen some videos from the Inside BlackBerry Blog that have shown off how these apps will display in the BlackBerry Hub, and it looks like this integration will be one of the […]

More BBM Hero Videos from BlackBerry PH Now Available!

Mobile Link Gerald, Enchong and Rayver have more than one thing in common — their love for BBM. In this video, the boys express how BBM makes their social lives fun and amazing, especially when they’re making new friends and staying close to old ones.

Best Buy Canada & Future Shop Now Accepting Pre-Orders for BlackBerry 10

Best Buy Canada is now currently accepting per-orders for BlackBerry 10! Best Buy Canada is the fist major retailer to offer pre-orders on BlackBerry 10. Not long after Best Buy’s pre-order page going live, the Future Shop’s pre-order BlackBerry 10 page went live. So now all of you crazy Canadians can now pre-order from both […]

BlackBerry Link Information Included Recent BlackBerry 10 Dev Alpha Update

For a while now, We have given you news prior to about BlackBerry Desktop Manager will become BlackBerry  Link about the time of the new BlackBerry 1o launch. What is interesting however following the new BlackBerry 10 Dev Alpha OS 10.0.09.2320 update from earlier today, the update has been dove in deeper to show files that are contain and they are as such:

Forbes Give Its Top 10 Reasons To Hope For BlackBerry 10

Forbes attended CES 2013 and while they were there, they got to preview BlackBerry 10. And after they had previewed it, they gave a list of 10 “Reasons To Hope For Blackberry 10.” Read the full list and then watch their video that they complied! Reasons To Hope For BlackBerry 10 1.) First a crucial […]

BlackBerry 10 Dev Alpha Updates to OS 10.0.09.2320

Research In Motion has released an update to the BlackBerry 10 Dev Alpha devices! This update take the OS to v10.0.09.2320. Research In Motion has released an OS update via Desktop Software or OTA from what I was told. Hit the break for more info and to download the latest update!

Renders Of The BlackBerry Z10 In White And Black Compared To An iPhone 5

We are only 20 days away from getting an actual BlackBerry 10 device in our hands.  However some of you might not be able to wait that long, so luckily there are some fresh new renders showing off the BlackBerry Z10 compared to an iPhone 5.  Whats nice about this set of renders is that […]

Regional Carrier SaskTel Confirms They Will Carry BlackBerry 10

Now that the big three Canadian carriers (Bell, Rogers and TELUS) have said that they will be carrying BlackBerry 10 devices, it is the regional carrier’s turns.  The first up to the plate is SaskTel who has now listed BlackBerry 10 as “coming soon”.  While SaskTel doesn’t have a pre-registration page up they do have […]

BlackBerry 10 Has All The Apps It Needs For Successful Launch According To RIM VP

The big question with the launch of BlackBerry 10 has been whether or not the apps would be there.  While iOS and Android have been padding their app numbers over the last few years, this is one area where RIM has always been behind the field. However what it really comes down to is the […]