RIM strategically tracking the source of Android for BB10

A great deal of discussion has been made as to whether the Android Runtime implementation on Playbook was really worth RIMS time or the consumers for that matter. While being able to run Android apps on Playbook sounds great, it leaves a lot to be desired as it stands right now. There is no native access to […]


Blackberry JamHack 2012 Crowns Australian Winner

A few days ago we told you about the Indonesian JamHack 2012 Winner. Now there is a winner from Australia! Team Hive won for their region and will be competing against other teams for the Asia Pacific region title. Their prize is an all expense paid trip to Bangkok for Blackberry Jam. Not too shabby […]

The 3rd Most Purchased Brand of Smartphone in Q3 2012 = BlackBerry

Research In Motion has taken third place as the most purchased brand of smartphone in Q3 2012, knocking Nokia out of the top 5. Yesterday the IDC released the worldwide smartphone shipments for Q3 of 2012. Smartphone shipments have hit 179.7 Million phones! Out of the 179.7 million phones shipped RIM has landed in third […]

Photo Studio Pro for BlackBerry Updated to Version 1.1.13

The KVAD Group, has just released an update to their application Photo Studio Pro to version 1.1.13. Photo Studio for BlackBerry is utilized by both amateur and professional photographers who seek simple, but powerful image processing on-the-go. Users can turn their BlackBerry® into a fantastic photo editing studio. Hit the break to find out what’s […]

RIM’s CEO Thorsten Heins Talks BlackBerry 10 With the BBC

  Research In Motion’s CEO Thorsten Heins recently sat down with the BBC’s Rory Cellan-Jones to talk about BlackBerry 10 and the plan’s RIM is currently working on.

RIM Product Manager Shows Picture Of BBM Carved Into Pumpkin

RIM’s Carrier Product Manager, Scott Deckers is the mastermind behind the pumpkin carving. Between that and the wallpapers, you can be Team Blackberry Halloween ready.

Team Blackberry Wallpapers, Free Courtesy Of @BlackBerryUK

“Proud to Be #TeamBlackBerry” is the theme of these wallpapers. Nicely done to the people over at @BlackberryUK. How could you not be on team Blackberry when there is a cupcake with the BBM symbol on it? Team spirit! hit the break for the wallpapers!

RIM CEO Thorsten Heins, Makes a visit to Asia Pacific!

Research In Motion’s CEO, Thorsten Heins, and a few other RIM senior executives recently took a trip to Indonesia, the Philippines, and Australia to meet with a few local carriers, key business partners, and media outlets to strum up some excitement for the new BlackBerry 10!!!

Tetris for the BlackBerry PlayBook Updated to v2.3

Tetris for the BlackBerry PlayBook has been updated to v2.3 in App World. At this time there is no changelog available for the update at this time. Get the biggest blockbuster game ever, designed just for the BlackBerry® PlayBook™! With bolder, brighter HD-quality graphics, this TETRIS game is unlike any you’ve played before! It’s an […]

BlackBerry PlayBook OS updated to v2.1.0.1088

Research In Motion has released a small update to the PlayBook OS, This update takes us to version This is a very tiny update (79MB) at this time there is no changelog available to us so one could assume that this update is for minor bug fixes and nothing more.. So grab your PlayBook […]

WordPress for BlackBerry Updated to v1.6.5

WordPress for BlackBerry has been updated to v1.6.5. This updated is not currently showing in App World for me at this time, so you may want to clear App World’s cache by Pressing and holding ALT then type +RST. The all new WordPress for PlayBook™ app allows you to write posts, edit pages, and manage […]

Facebook for BlackBerry Version Released in the Beta Zone

Research In Motion has released a new version of Facebook for BlackBerry version in the BlackBerry Beta Zone. This update brings Enhanced BBM Integration as well as Photos Redesign. Facebook for BlackBerry smartphones makes it even easier to connect with friends and share your news while you’re on the go. Discover all the great […]

WhatsApp for BlackBerry Updated to v2.8.6727

WhatsApp for BlackBerry has been updated to v2.8.6727! WhatsApp Messenger is a multiplatform messaging app that allows you to use your smartphone data plan to contact friends, family and whomever you pick without the need for a minutes or texting plan. Download this app today to send videos, imagines and voice notes to all your […]

Video – FashionablyBold: BlackBerry x Zalora Fashion Photoshoot

  Mobile Link Just the other day we told you about BlackBerry & ZALORA collaborate to make a Bold Fashion Statement. RIM has just posted the above video on their YouTube channel to show us a glimpse of the event! What makes BlackBerry stand out? Some say technology. Some say fashion. We yell both! BlackBerry […]

Video: How To Use The Blackberry Screen Reader App For Blackberry Smartphones

YouTube Mobile Link Instructional video on how to find, download and use the BlackBerry Screen Reader app for BlackBerry smartphones. The video has been updated to include captions.

BlackBerry Cloud to be like iCloud?

While skimming through some BlackBerry 10 documents, there has been quite a few mentioning of “BlackBerry Cloud”. This is not new news as RIM purchased the cloud service company Newbay a short time back, but with new branding could this be the BlackBerry Business Cloud Service for enterprise? With it would establish a secure link between an organization’s cloud […]

BlackBerry Desktop Manager will work on Windows 8, Enhanced features coming soon

With the launch of Windows 8 only a few days away, all of us BlackBerry users that are Windows users have been wondering whether or not BlackBerry Desktop Manager will work or not.  RIM has released a knowledge based article today that details how Desktop Manager will work with Windows 8 at launch.

Official OS: BlackBerry Bold 9900 OS from UTS

BlackBerry Handheld Software v7.1.0.2108 (Multilanguage) Package Version: Consisting of: Applications: Software Platform: File name: 9900M_PBr7.1.0_rel2108_PL5.1.0.546_A7.1.0.746_UTS.exe File size: 260.22MB Note: The Software Platform and Applications version numbers can be found under Options-About screen on the handheld.

Executive Car Service ETG Again Chooses BlackBerry Solution for Reliability and Security

Research In Motion has been chosen again by Executive Car Service ETG! Each year, more than two million New York City corporate passengers get a ride with the Executive Transportation Group (ETG), whose clients include some of the largest and most notable government institutions, banks and law firms in the city.

Visafone and RIM launch BlackBerry smartphones and services in Nigeria

Nigeria’s top-rated mobile operator to make BlackBerry services widely available with three new smartphone models Lagos, Nigeria – 24 October 2012 – Visafone, rated the number one mobile operator for quality of service in 2011 by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), and Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM), a global leader in wireless […]