Du BlackBerry users could face service outage in Dubai

Dubai telecom, Du, has announced today that their BlackBerry customers could experience a service outage due to some scheduled maintenance.  Du made a statement today to warn their customers of the potential outage for September 2nd.


RIM’s 3rd #BBEMEAChat to Be Held on March 6th!

RIM’s third #BBEMEAChat will be held on Tuesday March 6th. March 6th  Twinterview will be live from the House of Commons! You can stay up to date by following MP Rob Halfon (@halfon4harlowmp) starting at 9.30am.

Two Qatar carriers promise compensation for BlackBerry users

With BlackBerry users in Europe, the Middle East and Africa being the most deeply affected by the BIS outage last week, it comes as no surprise that some carriers are doing some thing a little extra for their customers.  While the BlackBerry outage was of no fault of the carriers, this is still a prime […]

BlackBerry Users in Mexico to be Compensated for Loss of Service

BlackBerry users in Mexico will be compensated for loss of service from the BIS outage this week. The Mexican units of America Movil SAB and Telefonica SA will reimburse users of BlackBerry telephones for service interruptions yesterday, the companies said in separate statements.

Rogers BlackBerry Curve 9360 pricing gets confirmed

This should come as no surprise as all the Canadian carriers are usually priced pretty much the same, but we now have confirmation on the Rogers pricing of the Curve 9360.  As suspected the outright cost is the same as Bell, TELUS, Virgin, etc at $349.99 with a 3 year contract dropping the price down to $49.99 (with a […]

BlackBerry Curve 9360 now available on Virgin Mobile Canada, and no bigger than a gnome at that!

Virgin Mobile Canada released the new BlackBerry Curve 9360 today. It can be yours for only $49.99 on a 3 year contract, or if you have some cash burning a whole in your pocket, it is $349.99 outright. Now we know that the new curve line is being touted for it’s size, its smaller and […]

Facebook for BlackBerry updated to v.

For those of you that are big into Facebook, there should be an update waiting for you this morning. The Facebook for BlackBerry app has been updated to version and it should include some fixes to get rid of any timeline freezes. The other important fx is to News Feed not refreshing. If you […]

BlackBerry Bold 9900 Now Available For Pre-Order From Best Buy In Canada

The BB7 fan night is all done, and the hands on videos have been played over and over again, so it is only fitting that you can pre-order the BlackBerry 9900 from Best Buy starting now!  Now before everyone south of the border rushes out, as it states in the title this is for Canadian […]

Torch 9810 Hands On At #BB7FanNight In Toronto

Ahh the Torch, the device that I was so excited about when the 9800 was first announced but grew to have a hate for after months of use.  The original Torch always seemed to be bogging down and always felt like it just needed some more power under the hood to make it usuable.  Well […]

BlackBerry Messenger Stress Test Direct E-Mail From Beta Zone

    We just received this info from a reliable source… It seems like RIM has taken a lesson from Crackberry Kevin over at CB this is going to be interesting!   Hello Beta Tester, We are conducting a BlackBerry® Messenger Stress Test! Follow the steps below and add us to your BlackBerry Messenger contacts. […]