Devs: BlackBerry Cancels BlackBerry Jam Europe in 2014

As BlackBerry is going through the transitional period of a new CEO and investments to support and maintain the company, BlackBerry has decided to cancel BlackBerry Jam Europe in 2014. Thanks for your ongoing interest in our BlackBerry® Jam events. We’re writing today to let you know that we are taking some time to reevaluate our current […]

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Think Your BlackBerry 10 Device Has Problems ? Use BlackBerry Virtual Expert For A Virtual Diagnostic

BlackBerry Virtual Expert offers an assortment of tests for your device if you think something is wrong with it. Dead pixels? Non functioning keys? There probably isn’t anything that they didn’t think of to test out. This app has been around for a while, and covers pretty much every device including the newer BlackBerry 10 […]

Google Play Will Find Itself On BlackBerry 10 Smartphones Via A Third Party App

News of Google Play not coming to BlackBerry was disappointing to some. So disappointing to one app developer who took it upon himself to make a third party Google Play app! Adrian Sacchi the man behind the app iGrann which is a reverse engineered Instagram app, is developing the Google Play store app. And he […]

Evernote Comes To The BlackBerry Beta Zone

Evernote for BlackBerry 10 is now available in the BlackBerry Beta Zone. This now gives BlackBerry 10 users a shot at the notes plus more app. Those signed up for the Beta Zone should have already been notified of the beta via an invite. If not, you can always log into your account and see […]

A Message from John S. Chen, BlackBerry Executive Chair and CEO

Inside BlackBerry just published the following message below letting the world know that BlackBerry is still committed to “reclaiming our success”. The below letter comes to us from John S. Chen, BlackBerry Executive Chair and CEO, check it out and let us know your thoughts in the comments!   To our BlackBerry Community, As you […]

BlackBerry Announces Completion of U.S. $1 Billion Investment

WATERLOO, ONTARIO and TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Nov. 13, 2013) – BlackBerry (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a world leader in the mobile communications market, today announced that it has completed the previously-announced US $1 billion private placement of convertible debentures to Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited (“Fairfax”) and other institutional investors. “I am excited to be joining this iconic brand […]

Free Barcode Scanner for BlackBerry 10 Updated

S4BB Limited just let us know that they have released an update to their popular barcode scanner application for BlackBerry 10. Want a quick and easy way to scan barcodes on your BlackBerry® device? Come check out Barcode Scanner, the new, simple way to read barcodes. With this scanner you can quickly read barcodes in […]

Enterprise Customers in Germany Migrate to BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10

Mitsubishi Motors Deutschland, Grohe AG and Südzucker AG count on BlackBerry 10 DUSSELDORF, GERMANY–(Marketwired – Nov. 13, 2013) – BlackBerry(R) (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB) today announced three German-based, enterprise customers have migrated to BlackBerry(R) Enterprise Service 10, BlackBerry’s enterprise mobility management (EMM) solution. Mitsubishi Motors Deutschland, manufacturing giant Grohe AG and sugar producer Sudzucker AG have each installed […]

ChiveOn App Brings theCHIVE To BlackBerry 10

ChiveOn is a beta BlackBerry 10 app that just launched. Not officially a BlackBerry app as they are still waiting for approval in BlackBerry World. This version seems to be jam packed with features and you won’t be missing on anything. ChiveOn takes the pages from theCHIVE and brings it to your BlackBerry 10 device. […]

See What’s Coming In The 10.2.1 Update

The leaked photos above and below show what’s to come in the next update. The 10.2 update brought a lot of new features and fixes. 10.2.1 isn’t as big but still has some cool things to offer. One new feature is customizable quick settings screen that will allow you to choose what you see in […]

Block The Unwanted Calls With Call Blocker

Call Blocker sounds pretty self explanatory. But it goes a little more in depth than simply blocking out the unwanted calls. Set up Call Blocker to keep out the telemarketers and anyone else you don’t want calling you. No more letting the phone ring until voice mail, this app takes care of that. Features ● […]

Podcasts To Go For BlackBerry 10

The app is in public beta but free for everyone to download. Those who love podcasts should get this app, this is a native BlackBerry 10 app and works beautifully. There are also tons of podcasts to listen to. Features: – super fast native BlackBerry 10 code – free to use as it is still […]

BlackBerry 10.2.1 build offers a look at BlackBerry Dashboard, Fuse Mode and Pic Password

In the new 10.2.1 build, that seems to of have progressed quite a bit and while it’s still mostly just a shell and not really useable, all the pieces of previous rumors are falling in place. The Chat Blend files still remain but joining it is a new file called Fuse, which allows you to […]

Never asked former CEO Heins to leave BlackBerry, Watsa says

Perhaps Thorsten Heins, BlackBerry’s outgoing CEO, will not receive his$22 million termination package.According to a report in theGlobe and Mail, Heins decided to resign from BlackBerry and was not forced out of his role. Prem Watsa, Fairfax Financial Holdings chairman and BlackBerry board member, stated that“Thorsten did a very good job given the hand that […]

Hands on video of the BlackBerry Porsche Design P’9982

With the launch of the BlackBerry Porsche Design P’9982 (expensive Z10) coming up soon, images and now a video have been popping up. The latest video gives us the full hands on BlackBerry Porsche Design P’9982 treatment. Check out the video below and expect a price tag of about $2000 when the BlackBerry Porsche Design […]

Foursquare for BlackBerry 10 Updated

A Foursquare is rolling out to a BlackBerry 10 near you. This update takes the version to 10.3.0.1342 and is currently available in BlackBerry World for all to download. This update brings performance enhancements and of course bug fixes to the application. What’s new in version 10.3.0.1342? New settings screen to make it easier to […]

Study Shows BBM Cross Platform Is Gaining in User Engagement Time

  Mobidia did an independent study of engagement metrics for users on BBM cross platform. From what I understand this engagement data is from Android users and is way ahead of what competitors are seeing. They found that in the week of October 20th BBM’s engagement time was 40 minutes in the United States. This […]

BlackBerry Clarifies More of the Functionality & Limitations of Headless Apps

  BlackBerry has finally started making some headway in terms of headless apps. In case you don’t know headless apps are apps that run in the background without an active frame. you can read more about it here as always drop a comment on what you think   Source: BR

iGrann for BlackBerry 10 releases beta 2

iGrann has entered beta 2 and can now be downloaded to your BlackBerry 10 device!!!! Over the last couple of months there has been conversation after conversation with many different people on what their take is on why we have still yet to see a native “OEM” Instagram application. Well during these conversations Gaspertrix the […]

SayIt for BlackBerry 10 Updated

SayIt for BlackBerry 10 has been updated and is currently available in BlackBerry World. SayIt is a Voice Recognition and Assistant software, that is on par with Apple’s Siri. Anything you can think of to search for SayIt is right there to find it for you. This update brings lots of improvements as well as […]