It seem like things are continuing to be booming for BlackBerry in 2013! Turns out in a hosted brand survey BlackBerry has been ranked overall & seeded 2nd next to Nokia in mobile handset segment! ”We are really excited at having been able to make an impact on a segment that we clearly identified and worked very […]
The time is slowly ticking away til we finally see the announcement of BlackBerry 10 and the new devices. If you are anything like us you are patiently (or maybe not so patiently) waiting to get your hands on BlackBerry 10. However the truth is you may already be using BlackBerry 10 in your everyday […]
As we approach the launch of BlackBerry 10 we have started to see a lot of leaked images of the BlackBerry Z10 (or whatever the official name ends up being). Up until now we really haven’t seen any carrier branded BlackBerry 10 devices, which or course was leaving us wondering how visible the branding would […]
BlackBerry will rein once again in 2013! According to Fox News Market Analyst and CEO of NBT Equity Research, Tobin Smith, is predicting that RIM’s current market price of $11.87USD will increase to over $30 USD this year alone. This falls inline with the launch of new BlackBerry 10 devices expected to be announced on January 30!
The idea of IT espionage is noting new, and RIM has even been at the wrong end of a “Mr. Blurrycam” photo or two. Well RIM has submitted a patent on tech that will prevent “inconspicuous use of cameras” on their devices. The idea is that the user will be required to maintain focus on […]
If you have a BlackBerry PlayBook you may have been wondering why there is no shortcut on your homescreen for the video camera. Sure there is a shortcut for the camera, but sometimes you just need to quickly record a video, and this is where Free Video Camera from SCrApps comes into play. It is […]
A few days ago it was released that RIM and Nokia had come to settlement regarding licensing of a WLAN patent that Nokia owned. Initially Nokia had threatened to ban sales of BlackBerry products if a settlement was not reached. After the announcement of the settlement agreement there was no mention of what money was exchanging hands, […]
There have been all kinds of rumors as to whether or not the N-Series BlackBerry 10 would be released later than expected. The rumor was given a little more thought when the arrival boards that RIM has been using to keep developers in the loop about BlackBerry 10, showed the “KEYBOARD SUPPORT” SDKs as going […]
We are all BlackBerry addicts here, and it pains us to think about going any amount of time without our beloved devices. However there are certain places in this world, like prison, where phones are simply not allowed, and this of course poses a serious question for the criminally minded BlackBerry addict. How does one survive prison without a […]
This should come as no surprise to anyone, but it seems that RIM will be lowering BlackBerry 7 pricing to help expand market share internationally. With the BlackBerry 10 launch right around the corner, there is much opportunity for RIM to increase their market penetration with more affordable BlackBerry 7 devices.
There have been some pretty good deals come about today for the BlackBerry PlayBook. It seems that SaskTel in Canada may have the best deal yet, as they have dropped the 16GB WiFi version down to an amazing $49.99 outright.
Native BBM Rumored To Be Coming To The PlayBook Next Month – With Integrated BBM Voice And Video Chat
We have known for some time now that BlackBerry 10 will be coming to the BlackBerry PlayBook sometime around the January 30th announcement. One of the features that PlayBook owners have been hoping for is native BBM integration, and rumors are that we may see it within the next month.
There is much speculation about what exactly the specs on the BlackBerry Z10 are going to be. We have heard numerous rumors regarding the SoC (System on a Chip), as well as cameras and internal storage. It looks like we can confirm that the Z10 will have 2GB of RAM (pics after the break). Hopefully […]
Research in Motion India as announced that they have signed Ranbir Kapoor on as their brand ambassador for the next few years. Kapoor is a well know Bollywood actor, who RIM is hoping will help to bring brand awareness to multiple demographics. Celebrity endorsement is an accepted practise in India and is not met with the scrutiny […]
We have started to see at lot of comparison videos showing off the horsepower that BlackBerry 10 will have. Most of the comparisons have centered around browser speeds, but this new one is showing off the difference in time it takes to open an app. The video shows a BlackBerry 10 Dev Alpha and a […]
Just yesterday we saw some leaked marketing materials for the BlackBerry Z10, now we have some rumored specifications of the device. After going over these rumored specs this device is going to be a monster! The Z10 may have a Dual Core 1.5GHz TI OMAP 4470 Qualcomm Snapdragon MSM8960 for the US and Canada versions.
During Research In Motion’s Q3 2013 earnings call, CEO Thorsten Heins stated that RIM is looking for ways to have BlackBerry Messenger to provide additional service revenue. Does this mean RIM maybe working on a cost pending version of BBM for cross platform usage? Or possibly allowing devs or big name companies to use BBM within their networks for nominal fees? What do you think the mentioning […]
RIM has not kept it secret that they are working hard at getting developers to bring their apps to BlackBerry 10. One of the most popular cross-platform messaging clients out there is WhatsApp, and RIM is working hard to get it on BlackBerry 10 by launch.
We have seen numerous leaks of the BlackBerry 10 L-Series so far, and yet there has not been much mentioned as to what the official name will be. According to UnWiredView the L-Series will go by the model name “Z10”. the above picture is allegedly some leaked RIM marketing materials that they received some a trusted […]
While many developers have started to use Marmalade to develop their BlackBerry 10 apps and games, there is now the Marmalade Quick Beta that will allow devs to speed up the process. The Quick Beta allows you to make 2D apps and games in a fraction of the time, which will hopefully help developers get […]