BBM’s 6MB file transfer size to get an increase

One of the most painful things we encounter as BBM users is the file transfer limit. This limit is set to only 6MB, so anything over 6MB will not be sent. This file limit is currently being addressed by BlackBerry and the BBM team. Jeff Gadway sent out the following tweet: Hey @Bla1ze @thelink74 happy […]

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BlackBerry is working to make BBM a mobile payment platform to send & receive money

BlackBerry is exploring the option to use BBM as another way to send and receive money. In an recent article from re/code, BlackBerry enterprise unit president John Sim “We’re meeting with partners and we are exploring the market,” “Money movement is an important thing.” Now we have heard about this before thanks to BBM Money, […]

WhatsApp to bring voice to their app this year!

In an interesting , but not far fetched move WhatsApp will be bringing voice to their popular messaging application. This coming from WhatsApp founder Jan Koum. The move will put WhatsApp close to BlackBerry’s BBM client. You know what they say imitation is the best form of flattery there is. The voice feature will also […]

Nokia Welcomes Android Developers; Expands Global Developer Footprint

Barcelona, Spain – 24 February 2014 – Today at Mobile World Congress, Nokia unveiled five new affordable handsets including a new family of smartphones debuting on the Nokia X software platform. Based on the Android Open Source Platform (AOSP), and backed by Nokia’s deep ties with operators, the Nokia X platform gives Android developers the […]

BlackBerry Announces BBM for Windows Phone and Nokia X Platforms

Mobile World Congress 2014, Barcelona – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB), a global leader in mobile communications, today announced that BBM™ will be made available to Windows Phone and Nokia X customers in the coming months. BBM is a premier mobile messaging platform that offers best-in-class collaboration tools such as BBM Groups, BBM Voice […]

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 […]

BBM to get STICKERS!!! Already in the BBM Beta for Android

BlackBerry has just announce that they are bringing stickers to BBM similar to WhatsApp. These stickers will be available to purchase in the coming soon BBM Store. This new feature has already shown up in the latest BBM beta update . Check out what Inside BlackBerry had to say about it: Hot on the heels […]

BlackBerry Wins ESEAward 2014

2014 seems to be a good year so far and to add to the trophy cabinet: BlackBerry Indonesia received the Excellent Service Experience Award (ESEAward) 2014 for the category “Handset of the Year”… that’s 2 years in a row! The ESEAward is essentially Service Quality and Customer Management consultancy Carre CSSL (Carre Center for Customer […]

Rogers Next – In line to roll out early upgrades

Being in the UK and coincidentally on the O2 network I happened to come across an Early Upgrade (O2 Refresh) option 7 months into my new contract… it is an intriguing offer, to essentially trade in my handset for a decent price whenever I want to upgrade. Since then it seems other companies have seen […]

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 […]

BBM for Android Gingerbread: Available Now

For the past couple of weeks we have let you know that BBM would soon be available for Android devices running Gingerbread. We let you know when the apk first was leaked. “With 21 per cent of the global Android user base running on Gingerbread, we’re excited to welcome lots of new users in to […]

Sumit Parab leaves BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) Team

@bbm and team. It’s been a great 3 years! Will definitely miss you guys. Looking forward to the exciting new things in store — Sumit Parab (@sumit_parab) February 18, 2014   The BlackBerry Team is getting smaller and smaller, previously Andrew Bocking the Executive Vice President, headed out and now Sumit Parab has announced via […]

Brands and Business Building Communities on BBM Channels

BlackBerry just sent us the below email letting us know about some of the major brands that have set up BBM Channels since the release of the iOS and Android update last week. You can also add the Official NerdBerry Channel by using PIN: C000F0BF2. Check out the information below and let us know what […]

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 […]

BBM 2.0 Updated for Legacy BlackBerry OS, but with Limitations..

If you have yet to update your BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) to the new update that was released today, quickly head over to BlackBerry World and download it. Also if you do decide to get the update, but still happen to be rocking a legacy BlackBerry OS device you will enjoy many of the new features, however […]

Check Out all of the New BBM Emoticons!

As we mentioned this morning BalckBerry is currently in the roll out process with the new BBM for iOS, Android and BlackBerry 10. This new update iincludes a lot of new and great things including about 100 brand spanking new BBM Emoticons! Check out the BBM periodic table below. Let us know what new emoticon […]

Tons of videos show off what’s new in BBM 2.0

BlackBerry has just unleashed a ton of new videos via their YouTube channel highlighting the brand new BBM 2.0 that is being launched today! Check out the great videos below and let us know your thoughts in the comments! BBM — Share your location Running Late? Share you location with friends live on a map […]

Video: BBM — More ways than ever to BBM me

With toda’s news that BBM for iOS and Android being updated to add BBM Voice and BBM Channels is huge. BlackBerry has just published the above video on their YouTube channel showing off the new features. Check out the video and let us know what you think in the comments. With great new features like […]

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 […]