Monopoly Companion App

I was clicking around BlackBerry World when I happened to come across “Mobile Bank for Monopoly” and noticed the description was not much to read on and there were no reviews, interesting. Let’s have a nosey: When you open the app it shows multiple players Clicking settings you can change names Clicking the minus and […]

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A New PlayBook may be in the cards yet

In DEVCON10 Mike Lazaridis took the stage to deliver the keynote, Lazaridis spoke of BlackBerry and it’s 50 million active subscribers worldwide, 115 million BlackBerries sold, 12.1 Million in one quarter, #1 Smartphone in nummmmmerous countries… and he was giddy trying to get to the good bit… BlackBerry Amplified… The BlackBerry PlayBook… Right In The […]

BlackBerry Invests in NantHealth

(Not the new symbol but I thought i’d have some fun) So… BlackBerry Invests in NantHealth Wait… Who? What? “to converge ultra-low power semiconductor technology, supercomputing, high performance, secure advanced networks and augmented intelligence to transform how we work, play, and live.” I’m sorry… WHAT? In short cloud based healthcare information easily shared and accessible […]

Native Facebook Messenger client for BlackBerry 10 Updated and Goes On Sale

If you have yet to try out the new FaceBook Messenger app for BlackBerry 10, well it has just went on sale for you to grab even quicker. Yep it’s now on sale for $.99! The fastest and the most reliable Facebook Messenger Client for BlackBerry 10! Instantly reach the people you care about. FEATURES: […]

BlackBerry CEO John Chen to speak at Montgomery Technology Conference Keynote

The Montgomery Technology Conference… ok yes,  it was re-branded “Oasis: The Montgomery Summit” in 2013 but bad habits and all. So, Just What IS Oasis: The Montgomery Summit… Well large yet emerging and upcoming private companies in multiple fields would be present… be that social, analytic and mobile (to name a few) would want to […]

SuperTube for Youtube Receives yet another update: More awesome goodies!

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? NO! It’s SuperTube! I’ve had this app since release, I toyed with the free version for a while and decided to go Pro … I find this is my go to app every single time and since there is no native app for YouTube available on BlackBerry the […]

Don Lindsay VP of BlackBerry User Experience left in January

Wall Street Journal’s Will Connors sent out a tweet that BlackBerry Vice President of User Experience Don Lindsay has left the company. Delving in a little further and we see that Lindsay left in January, yet clicking onto Lindsay’s profiles it still shows VP…. although with 1 tweet and Lindsays Google+ still showing RIM it’s a […]

iPhone goto fail; One line of code causes unknown amount of problems

Calling Nelson Muntz, Calling Nelson Muntz: Not so long ago the U.S Air Force announced that they decided to switch their devices from BlackBerry to iOS and Android. On Feb 21st an update was pushed out by Apple and several users found something interesting suggesting something went wrong with SSL/TLS in iOS but there was […]

Your BlackBerry Days Are Done, Alicia Keys I hardly Knew Ya

I have been putting off writing this for a while to give benefit of a doubt and in vain hope but after hunting around on Google since the news came out that BlackBerry would be letting their Creative Director Alicia Keys go… I have been struggling to find anything positive about her term… What is […]

Game On Contest Winners: Pastry Push Top Prize

Back in November 2013 Nokia partnered with Vserv.mobi to challenge developers on Nokia’s DVLUP. The reward would be cash prizes and the chance to double ad revenues. BlackBerry hasn’t been new to such an idea themselves and having the developer relationships that they have… BlackBerry decided to run a contest of their own. “The Game […]

PhotoUploader receives Headless Update!

There’s times I am forgetful… ok… alot of the time… I always forget to click sync my in box or dropbox, so maybe 100 pics in I suddenly remember. *PANIC* Trust me when I say I have lost countless folders. However… No more! Thanks to Sven Ziegler for building this app last year that automatically syncs […]

NFL Mobile receives an update… and… it’s GOOD!

NFL Mobile gets bumped from 8.6 to 9.0… and… it’s good! I’ve had NFL Mobile since it’s release and I use it nearly every day so to see an update of any kind I become excited thereby wanting to know more… as do all of us NFL fans. With this update comes: Access to the […]

Air Force Swaps 5,000 BlackBerry Devices to iPhones

“The Air Force is replacing 5,000 of its BlackBerry devices with Apple smartphones, in a broader move to eradicate the legacy devices in favor of more modern commercial technologies” Currently in use is a mixture of OS6 and OS7 Legacy devices so I can understand the need.. the requirement.. the demand to upgrade to “more […]

BlackBerry Messenger Emoticons Missing: Help us!

Help, we need some ideas! Help, not just any ideas! Help, you know we need some keystroke ideas! Help! Ok so not exactly what The Beatles had in mind but  One thing I love about BlackBerry is its interaction with the community and the users… Last year BlackBerry simply asked us for ideas for new […]

BlackBerry BBM and Desktops: Will We Blend?

Will We Blend? Oh dear a different type of Blend? What is Blend? verb: mix (a substance) with another substance so that they combine together. noun: a mixture of different substances or other things. What is Blend to us? Blend is  a Software that will allow SMS/MMS, BBM, BBM Groups and Email that we use on our […]

BlackBerry Maps for BB10 updated for Stability and Performance Enhancements

BlackBerry just released a new update for BlackBerry Maps.  The newest version (v 10.2.1.778) of Maps was released to fix a few issues that were centered around Performance and Stability issues in the app. You can head over to BlackBerry World to download the update if you would like.

Go Go Rapid Post! Tumblr 3rd party sharing option

I have attempted tumblr clients of all kinds but I never felt it suited me nor did I feel they worked… be that to my requirements or in general. Rapid is a nice little addition to any blogger or tumblr addicts device. Instead of opening a full app, creating new post and then uploading Rapid […]

Say Bye Bye Birdy! Flappy Bird is gone and developer receives death threats

    Everyone say Bye Bye Birdy! This one Tweet went on to be ReTweeted over 132,000 times. With OS 10.2.1 came the ability to install .apk files and upon loading snap I happened to see Flappy Bird as well as Candy Crush… I veered… I swerved away… I took evasive maneuvers and crossed multiple […]

BlackBerry Planning Octa-core 64-bit Device

A few days ago @Sleepy2009 posted a snapshot of Geekbench 3 being used on seemingly the BlackBerry O series rumored Ontario, I couldn’t help but feel oh here we go again… remember the cafe? Ontario and was it Tigris? (ok I know cafe was dropped due to Q3 fiscal results but you get the idea)… haven’t […]

Snap, Personalize and Share your weather creatively with Insta Weather

MMMOOO released this a little while ago and I have had it in my bookmarks. Today I bought it and now I rue my impulse. Insta Weather is a Weather app that enables its user to share a quick snap of their choice (ideally wherever the user is at the time) and slap on an overlay […]