BlackBerry is updating your Q10 Apps to support the Classic!

BlackBerry is sending out notifications to BlackBerry developers that have BlackBerry Q10 applications in BlackBerry World, to let them know that they will be automatically updating their applications to support the BlackBerry Classic. Here is what BlackBerry had to say: The much anticipated BlackBerry Classic will soon join the smartphone product line as BlackBerry’s latest […]

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South African author uses his BlackBerry to write a novel

Over the years we have heard of a few authors using their BlackBerry devices to write entire books. Now, South African author Brett Restall has used his BlackBerry Q10 to write a fantasy saga called The Shadow Axe: A Trilogy! Check out more below on Brett Restall and his book. Thanks to the iconic keyboard […]

Camera comparison between the BlackBerry Classic and the Q10

If you were curious like most of us then you will want to see the below images; the images show just how good the BlackBerry Classic’s camera is compared to the BlackBerry Q10 camera. The images below come to us courtesy of the Weibo user that has already released a ton of images showing off […]

Sprint BlackBerry Q10 OS 10.2.1.3023 now available

If you own a BlackBerry Q10 and you are on Sprint you will be extremely happy to know that they are currently rolling out OS 10.2.1.3023! According to Sprint the below list is the full change log, If you happen to notice anything different feel free to let us know your findings in the comments. […]

Lost in…. SpaceTV receives update!

You may remember back last year, B_REN reviewing Space TV and it honestly must have missed me, how I regret it so! SpaceTV if you missed it is packed full of Space News, Videos, Audio Podcasts, MSL Snaps and in general news about space really. OSBB Code Labs has released an update to 3.1.0.6: – […]

7Digital receives update fixing SD card issues and more

Another little update to 7Digital. I admit I hadn’t bothered my backside even downloading the app to begin with, but there are users out there that simply love digital downloads and they were suffice to say a tad peeved, more so because of some issues within the app which undoubtedly can be seen in the […]

Make your BlackBerry Q10 apps part of the BlackBerry Passport Launch

BlackBerry is currently sending out emails to let developers know that they will be bringing their BlackBerry Q10 applications over to the BlackBerry Passport upon release. BlackBerry has done this in the past as a way to help BlackBerry developers get applications fast on a new device. Check out the email BlackBerry is sending out […]

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 […]

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 […]