The BlackBerry Q10 and Z30 support XLTE!

Verizon has just released their new XLTE network in select cities across the us! The best part is the BlackBerry Q10 and Z30 is fully supported! Faster peak speeds, double the 4G LTE bandwidth in cities coast to coast only for Verizon Wireless customers. Verizon Wireless today announced XLTE – the next step in ensuring […]

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Get the White and Gold BlackBerry Q10 (Sim Free) from Shop BlackBerry UK

BlackBerry has just released the SIM Free Special Edition BlackBerry Q10 on Shop BlackBerry UK. Folks in the UK can now own the Special Edition BlackBerry Q10 for just £660.00 incl. VAT! This Q10 even comes with it’s very own “exclusive smartphone PIN starting with “777” Crafted using the finest quality materials, the Special Edition Gold and […]

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 […]

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 […]

WinZip now available in BlackBerry World

WinZip is now readily available for BlackBerry 10! “WinZip, the world’s #1 zip utility, makes it easy to view, open and save zip files on your BlackBerry 10 device, whether they’re attached to an incoming email, downloaded from a web page or opened from an SD memory card.” I have noticed in the app reviews […]

AT&T Begins Releasing OS 10.2.1 for the BlackBerry 10

It looks like AT&T has finally caught up in launching BlackBerry 10.2.1 for the BlackBerry Z’s and Q’s! More specifically OS 10.2.1.2273 for the BlackBerry Z10 and Q10. OS version 10.2.1.2179 for the BlackBerry 10. So get out your BlackBerry 10 device and head on over to settings>software updates and get to downloading!  

T-Mobile customers get $100 off BlackBerry devices at ShopBlackBerry

Well this is great news for T-Mobile customers that want a new BlackBerry 10 device. Just yesterday BlackBerry announced that they are ending their T-Mobile U.S. licensing Agreement on April 25th. Today there is an email being sent out informing T-Mobile customers of the announcement. In the email there is a coupon code for $100 […]

BlackBerry Q10 The Ultimate End User Handbook

So I just arrived at my office and was checking my emails when I received one from Giancarlo Ferreri. Giancarlo Ferreri is the self-published author who wrote the “BlackBerry Q10 The Ultimate End User Handbook.” The e-Book is currently available on Amazon for just $11.31USD. Here is what Giancarlo had to say in the email: […]

Huge BlackBerry Sale from AT&T – Get a Z10 for FREE, Q10 for $49.99!!

AT&T is pushing BlackBerry 10 devices to the fullest. Unlike T-Mobile, Sprint and Verizon AT&T seems to be BlackBerry’s best supporter during this troubling time for BlackBerry. As the title states AT&T is currently offering the BlackBerry Z10 both new and refurbished for FREE. They are offering the BlackBerry Q10 for just $49.99, on a […]

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 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 […]