BlackBerry Announces Proposed Common Share Purchase Program

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – May 21, 2015) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a world leader in mobile communications, today announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a share repurchase program to purchase for cancellation up to 12 million BlackBerry common shares, or approximately 2.6% of the outstanding public float. BlackBerry can purchase the common shares over […]

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BlackBerry Leap will be available starting May 23rd in Singapore

Singapore – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB), a global leader in mobile communications, today announced the availability of BlackBerry® Leap in Singapore. From May 23, young power professionals who want to get things done, and companies looking for enterprise fleet renewals will be able to purchase BlackBerry Leap through select carriers and partners. Cameron […]

QNX Neutrino OS is powering a fare collection system from MSI Global

OTTAWA, May 21, 2015 — QNX Software Systems Limited, a subsidiary of BlackBerry Limited, today announced that the QNX® Neutrino® OS is powering a fare collection system, which includes automatic gates, ticketing machines, and onboard bus equipment, throughout the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), including Singapore, the Philippines, and Thailand. The system was created […]

BBM Beta for iOS updated to v2.9.0.6

BlackBerry has rolled out a brand new update to BBM beta for iOS devices. This update takes the version to 2.9.0.6 and brings lots of bug fixes and improvements to the timed message and message retraction features. Check out the changelog below and let us know what you think about the update in the comments. […]

Inst10 updated in BlackBerry World; Brings video upload to the masses

Just six days ago Nemory Studios released a beta update to their popular Instagram like application for BlackBerry 10. This beta update brought the much anticipated feature of them all, video uploads! Now this update has been pushed out to the masses and is now available on BlackBerry World for everyone to enjoy. This update […]

Learn Spanish Re-Designed and Re-Launched for BlackBerry 10

S4BB Limited has just re-launched Learn Spanish for BlackBerry 10 devices with a complete overhaul of the user interface. The beautified layout makes learning colloquial Spanish a much better experience. With over 290 lessons featuring professional teachers anyone can now learn colloquial Spanish on-the-go. Learn Spanish has 295 self-contained audio lessons to pick from! Choose […]

Jennifer Doidge named BlackBerry’s new VP of Corporate communications

BlackBerry was left to fill a void when former VP of corporate communications Heidi Davidson, left BlackBerry. BlackBerry has hired Visa’s Jennifer Doidge as the new VP of Corporate communications. Doidge who spent 9 years with Visa holding multiple roles will be working out of Pleasanton, California and will answer to BalckBerry COO Marty Beard.Via: […]

Reddit In Motion gets updated to v2.4.2

If you are a Reddit users and a BlackBerry 10 user and you are not using Reddit In Motion, you are missing out! Reddit In Motion has just receved an update to version 2.4.2 and is currently available in BlackBerry World. Reddit in Motion is a native Reddit client, built using Cascades to give users […]

BlackBerry Leap in white now available

BlackBerry has launched the white BlackBerry Leap on ShopBlackBerry! You can own your very own BlackBerry Leap off contract for just $349. The BlackBerry Leap rocks a 5-inch display, 1.5Ghz dual-core Snapdragon S4 processor, 2GB of RAM, 16GB of storage, an 8MP rear camera, a 2MP front camera, and a non-removable 2,800mAh battery. Head on […]

Survey now available to get in on the beta to test BlackBerry Blend on iPad

If you are using a BlackBerry and have an iPad now is your chance to get in on the beta testing for BlackBerry Blend on the iPad! You need to be a member of the BlackBerry Beta Zone to take the survey and once to get to the survey you will see this message. Thank […]

Inst10 updated in the BlackBerry Beta Zone; Adds Video Upload Features

Nemory Studios has launched a beta updated for Inst10 for BlackBerry 10 into the BlackBerry Beta Zone! Not sure what Inst10 is? Inst10 is a third party Instagram client available for BlackBerry 10 devices. This update takes the version to 2.0.100.1. Enjoy Uploading Videos, Regram Videos, Video Filters/Editor, Faster Performance, Prioritized Notifications, Improvements Bug fixes […]

BlackBerry Blend updated in the BlackBerry Beta Zone

Back on May 6th, BlackBerry rolled out an update to BlackBerry Blend in the Beta Zone. Some how we missed this update as it did not show up on our device until today… This update brings the version to Beta 2 (B51) and is available to download within the BlackBerry Beta Zone application on your […]

Amazon is offering $110 worth of premium apps and games for FREE!

Today is a good day for those of you looking for premium Android applications and games for your BlackBerry 10 device for free. Amazon is offering $110 worth of premium apps and games! Games like Five Nights at Freddy’s 3 and Angry Birds Seasons HD (Fire Edition)! Check out the full list below! Games Angry […]

BlackBerry Classic now available from T-Mobile

  Recently T-Mobile and BlackBerry have worked out the issues between the two companies and have brought the BlackBerry Classic to the T-Mobile lineup! You can now purchase the BlackBerry Classic from T-Mobile for $0 down and $18.33 per month for 24 months. If you are not in to payments you can purchase the device […]

BlackBerry comes in 3rd as the Most Exciting Mobile Brand in India

In a all-new report coming to us from The Economic Times, BlackBerry has landed in the third postion for the most exciting brand of 2015 in Mobile in India. The top two spots are being held by Apple in second and Samsung in first, respectfully. India has been a very important market for BalckBerry over […]

BlackBerry Leap now available from Infibeam in India

With the official release of the BlackBerry Leap in India just a few days ago, retailers are gearing up to offer the BlackBerry Leap both in stores and online. The first online retailer to offer the BlackBerry Leap is Infibeam. Infibeam is offering the Leap with EMI pricing starting as low as Rs. 1,042 per […]

PhoneFinder is now officially available in BlackBerry World

After releasing PhoneFinder in the BlackBerry Beta Zone, Nemory Studios has officially released the application into BlackBerry World. PhoneFinder lets you locate a lost or stolen device even without the internet thanks to an SMS trigger. PhoneFinder offers more detailed information including as direct URL to help locate your phone in a map with directions, […]

BlackBerry Launches the BlackBerry Leap in Hong Kong

BlackBerry has been making their rounds with the international launch of the BlackBerry Leap. The latest stop on for the launch of the BlackBerry Leap is Hong Kong. You can now pick up the BlackBerry Leap from select carriers and partners. Hong Kong – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB), a global leader in mobile […]

Register today for The ABCs of Secure File Sharing webinar

WatchDox & BlackBerry have set up a webinar to go over the The ABCs of Secure File Sharing. VP Product Management & Product Marketing, WatchDox, Tim Choi and VP Corporate Strategy, BlackBerry, Jeff Holleran will be presenting the webinar on Thursday, May 14th at 2:00PM EDT. Learn more about BlackBerry’s acquisition of WatchDox and what […]

BlackBerry launches new Value Bundles on ShopBlackBerry

BlackBerry just let us know that they have launched new Value Bundles on Shop BlackBerry. When you purchase an unlocked BlackBerry Leap, BlackBerry Classic or BlackBerry Passport you can take advantage of additional savings by selecting a Value Bundle.  BlackBerry productivity doesn’t end with the device. Cases, charging mechanisms, and screen protectors can keep you […]