Rogers has announced two new programs today that are sure to make customers happy. The first one relates to their policy regarding unlocking of devices. Previously you had to be finished your contract to get your phone unlocked, or have bought it outright and had an account in good standing for 90 days.
It seems that BlackBerry 10 devices won’t be landing in Japan anytime soon. According to a report from the Nikkei, BlackBerry has decided that the cost to bring BlackBerry 10 devices to Japan are not worth it. This should come as no surprise since BlackBerry has dropped down to 0.3% of market share in the country.
There was a lot of debate leading up to the BlackBerry 10 launch announcement, as to whether or not we would see Skype on BlackBerry 10. We found out on January 30th that Skype would indeed be coming to BlackBerry 10, but we were not told whether or not it would be a native app.
There have been a lot of moans and groans regarding the delay of BlackBerry 10 and the BlackBerry Z10 making their way to US carriers. There is obviously some carrier side issues, mainly testing we are assuming, that have delayed the American launch by a month or more. The good news is that T-Mobile has […]
There have been rumors about a charging dock for the BlackBerry Z10, and it looks like one will be making its way to retailers at some point. In the documentation that comes with some of the Z10 cases, there is an image that points towards a charging dock of some kind.
We have already heard from the Canadian carriers about the success of the BlackBerry Z10 launch. Now we have some word from Phones4U who were among the very first carriers in the world to get their hands on the Z10, and the only carrier in the UK that has been selling the white Z10. Phones4U […]
This morning on the Howard Stern Show on Sirius/XM radio, Howard and Robin commented on the BlackBerry Super Bowl commercial, calling it the “worst commercial of the night” and a “complete waste of money.” He continued his bad mouthing
We have been wondering when the BlackBerry 10 Limited Edition device was going to be unveiled. It looks like we are going to get the first official look at it tomorrow during BlackBerry Jam Europe. Thanks to a tweet sent out by Alec Saunders, we have some news about the LE BlackBerry 10 device.
According to a report from CIBC analysts 50% of the BlackBerry Z10 pre-orders are coming from non-BlackBerry users. Now there is really no way for use to confirm these numbers, but we have seen other stories to support this trend. With Bell Mobility selling out of their white BlackBerry Z10 stock, it does seem that BlackBerry 10 […]
The Berry Report Podcast is back! We will be recording live this Monday night at 9 PM EST on Ustream. As always I will be join by the NerdBerry crew. We will be discussing BlackBerry 10 and going over our thoughts on the BlackBerry Z10. Feel free to come join us in the chatroom and […]
If you still have your Dev Alpha device and haven’t sent it in to get your Limited Edition BlackBerry 10 issued, we have some good news for you. There has been a leak of the OS version 10.0.09.2372 for all Dev Alpha devices. This is only for Dev Alpha devices, but it is a full […]
Nokia Takes Shot At BlackBerry Z10 And Q10 – Claiming The Nokia Lumia Phones Are The Best For Business
In an effort to try to draw some much-needed attention back onto their Lumia Windows Phone 8 devices, Nokia has sent out a tweet claiming that the BlackBerry Z10 and Q10 are sub par as business phones. In the above pictured tweet you can see that Nokia describes Blackberries are good for a snack, but […]
While the BlackBerry Z10 is only officially available in the UK at the moment, that fact hasn’t seemed to have affected sales. Jefferies & Co, has conducted some channel checks and they say that pre-orders in the United Arab Emirates and Canada have so far been “solid”.
It seems that Bell had some high demand for the white version of the Blackberry Z10. According to an internal document that got sent to Mobilesyrup, Bell has already pre-sold all the white versions of the Z10 that they were initially alloted.
It seems that all the US carriers are getting ready to carry the BlackBerry Z10. We have seen the pre-registration for AT&T go live, and now we have the Verizon Wireless pre-registration page. You can go on and add your email address to the list that you are kept up-to-date on all Verizon BlackBerry Z10 […]
The news that American carriers were not going to be releasing the BlackBerry Z10 right away was not met well. It seems that AT&T is now starting to get ready to get pre-orders going, as they have now put up a “register for news” page. You can add your email address to the list to […]
There has been a lot of confusion regarding BlackBerry 10 and whether or not you need a BIS/BES account to use the phone. Now that the Z10 is in the hands of a lot of people, and officially for sale in the UK, we can now confirm whether or not you will need a BIS or BES […]
One of the bonuses for developers that got qualified apps submitted in time was that they could trade in their Dev Alpha device for a limited edition one. Now this was all good until BlackBerry stated that they were having issues with CDMA carriers for the Limited Edition device. Well the Inside BlackBerry DevBlog has […]
If you are desperate to get your hands on a BlackBerry Z10, and have some extra cash sitting around, you can get one on eBay. There are a bunch of Z10’s popping up on eBay, but they are going to cost you a pretty penny. For the most part these devices are going for well over […]