BlackBerry Plans to Go Private, Now What?

If you have yet to hear the official announcement today BlackBerry (NASDAQ:BBRY) (TSX: BB) has signed a letter of intent to be sold under a consortium by Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited. The buyout purchase price of 4.7 Billion dollars and per share will be 9$. As of current time with the markets already closed for the […]

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Leaked Documents Show NSA Intercepted BlackBerry Emails

NSA Former Analyst Edward Snowden has been in the news a lot lately. The latest information from leaked NSA documents is that NSA has been able to intercept BlackBerry Enterprise Service and BlackBerry Internet Service. BlackBerry’s business services they provide have always been pushed as highly encrypted and hard to hack into. But apparently not […]

Fairfax May Possibly Be Close To Buying BlackBerry

Prem Watsa who works as Fairfax’s head of Financial Holdings, and former BlackBerry Chairman is rumored to be part of a deal in purchasing BlackBerry. Fairfax is BlackBerry’s largest Shareholder. So this isn’t much of a reach that they would be interested in buying the company. In fact, this has been an idea for a […]

Wall Street Journal Latest Article Now Saying BlackBerry Hopes For Sale To Be Done By November

Wall Street Journal seems to get all the good info as last week we told you about the BBM spinoff. This time they are saying that BlackBerry hopes to have the sale of the company done by November. WSJ says the info is from unnamed sources: “aiming to run a fast auction process that could […]

Is T-Mobile Going To Sell BlackBerry 10 Devices Online Only?

A T-Mobile Manager is strongly suggesting that in the near future you won’t be able to walk into a T-Mobile store and buy a BlackBerry 10 device. You will only be able to access theme through online sales. This information comes by way of TMo News, who got it from a Crackberry forum user. The […]

BBM Running on the HTC First (Android OS)

Well as a lot of people sit wondering when they will see BBM on iOS and Android, a new video has popped up on YouTube thanks to BBOS. The video has since been removed (thanks to a request from BlackBerry), but can be seen here. The video shows off the HTC First which is a […]

BlackBerry Z30 makes another on screen appearance

If you have been waiting to get your hands on the upcoming Z30, then there is another leaked video for you to watch this morning. The Z30 is the 5″ BlackBerry 10 device that has been rumored, and leaked for ages.  While there really isn’t anything new to see on this video, it does give […]

Instagram integration with Hub coming soon???

One of the most wanted applications for BlackBerry 10 is Instagram as of right now the only way to run Instagram on your BlackBerry 10 device is to sideload the application. Well according to a new image that has shown up over in the CB Forums an Instagram app is running on what appears to […]

“Should I stay or Should I go?” – What do strategic alternatives mean for BlackBerry fans

Today there was some troubling news for BlackBerry fans.  While there have been rumors about BlackBerry looking into options for selling the company over the last year, but today BlackBerry released a press release stating that they are forming a committee to look for “strategic alternatives”.  So what does this mean for BlackBerry fans and […]

Could BlackBerry go private?

There is a very interesting report coming from Reuters that suggests BlackBerry is considering going private. Now this rumor has been swirling around before so again this is a rumor until BlackBerry announces it… “There is a change of tone on the board,” one of the sources said on Thursday. No deal is imminent, however, […]

BBM for Android and iOS hits BlackBerry Beta Zone for select users

It seems that we may be very close to BBM for Android and iOS going public.  It seems that select users have received invitations to give a beta version of the cross-platform BBM a go.  We assume that this means that BBM will very shortly be available for any user on Android and iOS. Thorsten […]

Fan concept of “Z15 Slider” looks very appealing

Since the initial Torch launched there have been fans of slider devices in the BlackBerry fold.  Well there were rumors that a BlackBerry 10 slider was in the works, the MIlan, but that it had been cancelled internally.  This of course left the slider fans out there very sad, but some of those same fans […]

BarInstall provides BlackBerry 10 users a means to update and convert BAR files OTA

The inability to update apps OTA (over the air) on BlackBerry 10 is one of the major issues I have with the OS.  Previously on legacy BlackBerry devices you could easily update an app as long as you had a link to the .jad file, however with BlackBerry 10 the only apps you can update […]

iOS app player from Inception Mobile bring iOS Apps to BlackBerry 10

According to a source for GadgetMasters, BlackBerry 10 devices will run iOS applications with the help of an App Player was developed by Inception Mobile. The recently launched Reebee application is one application that is currently using this app player. According to this source Reebee on BlackBerry 10 is written in Objective-C. As you can […]

BlackBerry A10 Rocking 5 Icons Rows in Leaked Image!

Im loving this device more and more. We have seen a few leaked images of the BlackBerry A10 device here and here, and we also have seen this monstrosity on video here. Now we another image to add to the list, this time from a different source. I was browsing Instagram on my Z10 and […]

15 million of 72 million BlackBerry subscribers are in Indonesia according to local media

There is no doubt that BlackBerry has put a strong effort behind growing their business in the emerging markets.  One such market is Indonesia, where according to a local media report, 15 million BlackBerry subscribers reside.  This is a huge percentage of the total BlackBerry user base, and can mainly be attributed to BlackBerry 7 […]

Are Your BlackBerry 10 Email Credentials Being Sent To BlackBerry Servers?

There is a report that claims exactly that. BlackBerry has always been known to have high security. After all, there are government organizations worldwide, that depend on the safety of their data. Website Geekheim, details in the report not only what the “leak” is, but how to find out for yourself. Read the full summary […]

Big BlackBerry A10 Gets Captured on Video!

Ok so we first saw a few leaked images of the rumored BlackBerry A10 device here and here, and now we have a video to show you of this BIG 5″ BlackBerry and yes this thing is a beast of a BlackBerry. Check out the video below and let us know what you think of […]

Check out the new BlackBerry Bold 9720 images and BlackBerry A10 Info

Just the other day images of the BlackBerry Bold 9720 leaked out along with a UAProf Doc. Well even more images of the BlackBerry Bold 9720 have hit the interwebs, as we all know the Bold 9720 will be BlackBerry’s OS 7 device that will launch this year. BGR mentioned that Blackberry’s flagship device the […]

Happy Canada Day form @NerdBerry

Nerdberry wanted to take a few minutes today and wish a happy Canada Day to all of our Canadian friends that are oot and oboot (out and about) celebrating today. Especially two of our editors B-ren and Nerdberry_Kim.  Now everyone can return to the celebration and have a Molson for me.