Twitter for Legacy BlackBerry Devices Updated to v4.1.0.15

BlackBerry is currently rolling out version 4.1.0.15 for Twitter for legacy BlackBerry devices. With Twitter for BlackBerry you can stay connected to the people, information and news you care about on Twitter, with the high-quality experience you expect on a BlackBerry smartphone. What’s new? More tools to discover friends, content and stay connected to your […]

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Facebook for Legacy BlackBerry Devices Updated to v4.0.0.13

BlackBerry has just released a nice update for Facebook for legacy BlackBerry devices! This update takes the version to 4.0.0.13, this update brings Enhanced navigation and more! Facebook for BlackBerry smartphones makes it even easier to connect with friends and share your news while you’re on the go. Discover all the great ways Facebook works […]

Twitter for Legacy BlackBerry Devices updated to v4.1.0.8

BlackBerry has released an update to Twitter for BlackBerry legacy devices to version 4.1.0.8. This update is currently available in the BlackBerry Beta Zone.  Stay connected to the people, information and news you care about on Twitter, with the high-quality experience you expect on a BlackBerry smartphone. Hit the break for the change log!

BlackBerry Navigator Gets An Update

BlackBerry Navigator, the GPS app for BlackBerry 7 was updated in the Beta Zone. The update is included for 9850, 9981, 9930, 9370 and 9350 devices using OS 7.1. It is apparent that the update is for non GSM devices except for the P’9981.

Official OS: BlackBerry Bold 9900 OS 7.1.0.825 from Vodafone DE

BlackBerry Handheld Software v7.1.0.2283 (All Languages) Package Version: 7.1.0.2283 Consisting of: Applications: 7.1.0.825 Software Platform: 5.1.0.593 File name: 9900jAllLang_PBr7.1.0_rel2283_PL5.1.0.593_A7.1.0.825_Vodafone_DE.exe File size: 286.22MB Note: The Software Platform and Applications version numbers can be found under Options-About screen on the handheld.

Official OS:BlackBerry Curve 9320 OS 7.1.0.746 from Telesur

BlackBerry Handheld Software v7.1.0.2102 (Multilanguage) Package Version: 7.1.0.2102 Consisting of: Applications: 7.1.0.746 Software Platform: 9.49.0.77 File name: 9320M_PBr7.1.0_rel2102_PL9.49.0.77_A7.1.0.746_Telesur.exe File size: 249.03MB

Kisai Labs Offers Us an Update on Trapeez

Kisai Labs has recently announced Trapeez for BlackBerry 7, BlackBerry PlayBook and BlackBerry 10. Trapeez is a full blown a Tumblr app for BlackBerry. Well the email they sent out to all of us beta testers was loaded with good news and one piece of bad news… Hit the break for the full email!

Zain KSA Still Offering Free BlackBerry Service

Zain KSA is still offering new subscribers of postpaid packages Elite, Premium and Smart FREE BlackBerry internet service for three months! This offer starts on the day the new account is opened with Zain KSA. This offer is good until December 31, 2012, so be sure to sign up now before it is too late.

Official OS: BlackBerry Bold 9900 OS 7.1.0.714 from Telenor Serbia

Carrier Telenor Serbia and RIM have released a new official OS for the BlackBerry Bold 9900.  This new official operating system is version 7.1.0.714, but at this point we do not know what has been changed or potentially fixed in this version.  If you do decide to load it and Telenor Serbia is not your […]

WordClock For Blackberry, A Different Way To Display The Time

Seems like people are getting more creative with even the clock apps these days. Used to be analog or digital. Now you get WordClock which displays the time highlighted and written out. For example 8:30 pm would be It’s a half past eight pm. Cool right?

Official OS 7.1.0.569 from Claro Peru for the BlackBerry P’9981

For those of you lucky enough to be able to spend the cash for a P’9981, there is a new official OS from Claro Peru for you.  No word yet on what is new, if anything, in this build, but you can expect bug fixes and the usual tune ups.  Please remember that if Claro […]

taab Has Sample Apps For NFC Payment System For The Bold 9900

The other day we mentioned that it was voting time for Royal Canadian MintChip Challenge. One of the video entries was from a company called taab. Well taab is already working on an NFC payment system for Blackberry 10 and Android. You can actual see samples of the app for the Blackberry Bold 9900 on […]

Official OS 7.1.0.569 for the BlackBerry Torch 9810 from VIVO

Looks like we have some good news for all you torch 9810 owners out there.  A new official os from VIVO has jus dropped and it brings the version up to 7.1.0.569, and most includes some bug fixes and the sort.  Now remember that if VIVO is not your carrier you do need to be […]

How To: Use BlackBerry OS 7.1 Wireless Media Server, Blackberry 10 Will be DLNA Certified!

One of the many great features of having a Blackberry 7.1 OS smartphone is the added feature of the Blackberry Wireless Media Server, the Blackberry Media Server allows you to turn your BlackBerry into a media server and share pictures, music, and videos residing on your BlackBerry via Wi-Fi with other media devices connected to the same […]

Official OS 7.1.0.536 for the BlackBerry Torch 9810 from Redington India

It seems we have yet another official OS release for this evening.  This time around it is for the BlackBerry Torch 9810 and is listed as version 7.1.0.536 and comes from Redington India.  As usual you can expect some bug fixes and such as part of the update, however we are also hearing that there […]

Official OS 7.1.0.523 for the BlackBerry Curve 9220 from AIS Thailand

The new BlackBerry Curve 9220 has received a new official OS courtesy of AIS Thailand tonight.  The latest OS update brings the version to 7.1.0.523 and will hopefully bring some bug fixes and maybe a new feature or two.  While this is an official OS please remember to use caution if you are loading this […]

Application Resource Monitor Headed to a BlackBerry 7.1 Device Near You

RIM will be introducing an new feature in BlackBerry 7.1 called Application Resource Monitor. Application Resource Monitor is a feature that will monitor applications running on your BlackBerry that are abusing precious system resources. There is also going to be an option that will automatically shutdown background battery draining applications. Hit the break to find […]

How to use BlackBerry Parental Controls from Inside BlackBerry

While RIM has taken a lot of crap about not keeping up with the consumer market, I for one see a lot of teens and younger kids with BlackBerry devices out in public.  I am assuming the main reason is that there are affordable devices that provide free messaging with BBM, something that I know […]

Rogers customers reporting BlackBerry OS 7.1 starting to push out to the Bold 9900

While the BlackBerry 7.1 OS update is not listed on the RIM page yet for the Rogers Bold 9900, some customers are reporting seeing the update.  This is good news as Rogers 9900 owners have been a little in the dark wondering when the update was going to hit them.  Since the update is still […]

RIM Demos Media Sharing on BlackBerry 7.1 at Mobile World Congress 2012

Alex Bowker – Ecosystem Business Development Manager, RIM, gives a demo on the Media Server functionality available on the BlackBerry Bold 9900 smartphone. Alex shows you how you can share videos, music and photos with family and friends through with Media Server on a PlayStation 3 at Mobile World Congress 2012. Hit the break to […]