RIM Assists Employees in Pleading Their Case for BlackBerry 7 Upgrades

RIM has set up a new website www.upgrademenow.com to help enterprise employees plead their case to their IT managers for an upgrade to BlackBerry 7 devices. One of the main issues with corporate IT departments is in my opinion that they don’t like upgrading devices, because it’s expensive and it takes time. Well with this […]

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Touch 4 Linkedin app now available for BlackBerry 7 devices

Developer Cube 613 has made a bunch of touch based apps that basically re-create the mobile version of certain websites.  The latest addition to the Touch 4 lineup is the Linkedin one.  Now remember that Cube 613 is in no way affiliated with Linkedin or any other company that they have made a Touch 4 app for.  If these […]

New BlackBerry commercials arrive in the UK

Today RI has released three new BlackBerry commercials in the UK that highlight what they feel are the best-selling features of the BlackBerry 7 devices.  The basic premise behind all of the commercials are that ”There are people who don’t, and people who do”.  This theme was previously seen in some advertising that came out a […]

BlackBerry 7 OS Approved by CESG for Government Use

Slough – London, UK – May 17, 2012 – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM) today announced that CESG, the National Technical Authority for Information Assurance in the UK, has approved the BlackBerry® 7 operating system for government use. The approval enables public sector workers to utilise the enhanced performance and rich functionality […]

VCMS from i-Mentalist gets updated to v2.0 for BlackBerry 7 devices and the BlackBerry PlayBook

Ever wondering just how fast you are really going? Or if that last lap was quicker than your first?  Well if you have, the gang over at i-Mentalist has you covered with their app VCMS. The  VCMS app was originally only for the PlayBook, but with v2.0 i-Mentalist has expanded to the support to BlackBerry […]

RiM announces approval of BlackBerry 7 devices for use in the U.S. Department of Defense

RIM has taken a lot of heat recently for their lost market share in the enterprise environment.  Sure there are many big business’ that have switched from issuing each employee a BlackBerry, to allowing their employees to BYOD (bring your own device) and then have it connected with the IT policies of said business.  Well […]

New Version of Blackberry Theme Builder Compatible with Blackberry 7 Coming Soon

As some of you may know, developers have made great strides in creating themes for BlackBerry 7 OS devices despite the lack of a BlackBerry Theme Studio release that officially supports these devices. How did they do it? Some BlackBerry theme advocates were able to use some reverse engineering to get BlackBerry Theme Builder current to […]

How To: Automate Your Life and Make it easier using NFC on your Blackberry Smartphone

If you’re like me and really love your awesome BlackBerry Os 7 Smartphone and are looking to get more out of your device and a better way to make your life easier, now you can with the NFC Capabilities of your BlackBerry 7 Smartphone. Hit the jump for a video and the steps to get […]

Canadians Get The Free Apps From RIM Now Too

Originally just for Americans, RIM kindly decided to make these apps available to Canadians as well. This is for Blackberry 7 users, and there are a lot of great apps! hit the break for the list of apps and links!

Research In Motion Launches BlackBerry 7 Smartphones in Cambodia

Phnom Penh, Cambodia – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM) today launched four new BlackBerry® smartphones powered by the BlackBerry® 7 Operating System (OS) for customers in Cambodia.  The new BlackBerry® Bold™ 9900, BlackBerry® Bold™ 9790, BlackBerry® Curve™ 9360 and BlackBerry® Curve™ 9380 will be available beginning tomorrow from BlackBerry authorized partners.

Remoku App Uses Your Playbook Or Blackberry As A Remote For Your Roku Device

If you have a Roku media player and a Blackberry or a Playbook then you should download the app. You can use your Playbook or Blackberry to control your player, it acts as a wireless remote control. It is for Blackberry 7 devices specifically.

PIN Message Problems For Certain OS 7 Devices

RIM has confirmed that certain OS 7 Devices “some instances, the option to send or compose PIN message option may not appear. However, receiving PIN message, reply to, and forward will still function as per normal.”

Barcode Scanner for BlackBerry updated – Scan any barcode for free from S4BB!

If you have been using or want to try out Barcode Scanner from S4BB they have released a major update for our Barcode Scanner for BlackBerry smartphones. With Barcode Scanner, you can now easily read and share any type of barcode. Start the app and all it takes is a single click to scan. Once scanned, you may either continue to […]

Best Buy: Free BlackBerry 7 Device Promotions

For those of you who just haven’t had the chance yet to snag your new Blackberry 7 smartphone, BestBuy has your back so you can grab the Sprint Blackberry Torch 9850 and the AT&T Blackberry Curve 9360 are now FREE with a 2 year contract. The Blackberry Torch 9810 is $49.99 (white or grey) for AT&T and […]

DingleBerry Root Tool for the BlackBerry PlayBook Updated to v3.3.3

Well that didn’t take long The DingleBerry team has updated their PlayBook root exploit tool to v3.3.3! This update includes some bug fixes and more hit the jump to get the full change log as well as update your Blackberry Playbook with the latest root!

Using BlackBerry Theme Studio 6 to Build Themes for BlackBerry 7

Last week we let you know that RIM had been working on a theme tutorial for using Theme Studio 6 to build themes for BlackBerry 7 devices. Well they have finally release part 2 and part 3 of the “how To”. Hit the break for more!

How To: Make for “Night Bikes” from BlackBerry Commercial

When RIM released the Blackberrry Curves, the final of the Blackberry 7 OS devices, They advertised a commercial called, “Night Bikes.”  I really like this commercial and it is definitely worth watching in my opinion. And now comes about a video that gives you the how to make these cool Night Bikes!

BlackBerry 7 Smartphones Certified for U.S. and Canadian Governments

BlackBerry 7 and 7.1 OS Achieve FIPS 140-2 Certification WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwire – Feb. 1, 2012) – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ:RIMM)(TSX:RIM) today announced that BlackBerry(R) smartphones running on the powerful new BlackBerry(R) 7 and BlackBerry(R) 7.1 Operating Systems (OS) have been awarded FIPS 140-2 certification by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and […]

RIM Launches Five New BlackBerry 7 Smartphones in the Philippines

BlackBerry Bold 9790, BlackBerry Curve 9380, BlackBerry Torch 9810, BlackBerry Torch 9860 and Pure White BlackBerry Bold 9900 available in stores January 13 Manila, the Philippines – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM) today announced the launch of five new BlackBerry® smartphone models based on the BlackBerry® 7 Operating System (OS) in the […]

Still Trying to Figure Out What BlackBerry 7 Devices Fits You? Let RIM Help

RIM has sent us the below information on the BlackBerry 7 devices to help make it easier for you to choose your new BlackBerry 7 device! Touch Screen/Keyboard Combination The new BlackBerry Bold 9900 series smartphones delivers best-in-class BlackBerry performance in a super thin and stylish design. For the first time, the BlackBerry Bold combines […]