Priv by BlackBerry Pre-orders are now live $699 in the U.S. and $899 in Canada

Well it seems that BlackBerry had a change of heart where the pricing of the Priv by BlackBerry is concerned! The Priv by BlackBerry is now up for pre-order and the pricing is lower then what BlackBerry themselves leaked out. If you are in the U.S. you can pick up the Priv for just $699 […]


Priv by BlackBerry flies past the FCC

The Priv by BlackBerry has hit the FCC and left the building! This is one rope that BlackBerry has to cross before the Priv by BlackBerry can jump into your hands. Using FCC ID’s L6ARHK210LW, L6ARHL210LW, L6ARHM180LW bring the following model numbers RHK211LW, RHL211LW, RHM181LW. Just yesterday we let you know the the Priv was […]

BlackBerry Blend updates to v1.2.1.76

BlackBerry has just rolled out a new update for BlackBerry Blend. This update takes the version to and can be downloaded right through BlackBerry World. This update bring only ‘bug fixes’ to the app itself at this time. Head on over to BlackBerry World on your device to download the update. let ys know […]

UPDATED: Get ready to pre-Order the Priv by BlackBerry for $749.00 from ShopBlackBerry

Update: it seems that BlackBerry has pulled down the links we posted below. They just take you to a blank page and nothing more. Either way we now have the full specs, pricing and availability. Let us know what you think in the comments.   If you are waiting to get your hands on the […]

BlackBerry adds three new social networks!

BlackBerry has added three brand new social media networks! Pinterest, BlackBerry is now using Vine and Periscope social media networks! Check out the announcement below! Over the past few weeks, we’ve been teasing out bits and pieces of news around our newest addition to the device family, PRIV by BlackBerry. You most likely have read […]

Priv by BlackBerry gets certified by PTCRB

PTCRB (Originally called the PCS Type Certification Review Board) has just certified the Priv by BlackBerry. The purpose of the PTCRB is to provide the framework within which GSM, UMTS and LTE Devices obtain certification for use on PTCRB Operator Networks. Gaining a Certification essentially ensures compliance with the cellular network standards. Below you will see […]

Bell shows off the BlackBerry Priv in new ad

BlackBerry’s latest device is making a splash all around the interwebs and now the Priv By BlackBerry has landed in a brand new advertisement from Bell Canada. The advertisement highlights Bell’s LTE-A expansion in Canada. We are still missing several details surrounding the device, but we expect more info very soon. Check out the ad […]

So how does BlackBerry secure the Android platform?

For those of you Android rooters out there, I will say this good luck rooting the BlackBerry Priv… After reading the article from Inside BlackBerry a few moments ago it seems like it just simply will not be possible. I know a few of you will try to get root on the Priv, but after […]

EMS expands portfolio with mobility solutions from BlackBerry

Dubai, UAE – October 18, 2015 – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB), a global leader in secure mobile communications, today announced that EMS, a BlackBerry Strategic Channel Partner, is now offering BES®12 Cloud in addition to BES12 on-premise. BES12 Cloud is a cloud-based enterprise mobility management solution that offers easy management of iOS, Android™, […]

St. Louis County Launches AtHoc Networked Crisis Communication Platform

County Acts Fast to Deploy Secure Crisis Communication in Anticipation of One-Year Anniversary of Ferguson Events WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Oct. 19, 2015) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a global leader in secure mobile communications, today announced that St. Louis County Emergency Management selected AtHoc, a division of BlackBerry, to provide a highly secure alerting and personnel […]

BlackBerry shows off the Priv on YouTube!

BlackBerry has just published their first official video of the BlackBerry Priv on YouTube! Below you will see the video description from BlackBerry directly. Check out the above video and let us know what you think in the comments. The World’s first BlackBerry Secure Smartphone Powered by Android™ PRIV has the authentic BlackBerry keyboard, legendary […]

Images of OEM BlackBerry accessories for the BlackBerry Priv now available

If you have been waiting to see images of some of the accessories for the BlackBerry Priv, now is your chance! ShopCrackBerry has listed the items for sale with a ship date of November 10th.  Pricing for the below accessories is set at $39.99CAD to $59.99CAD at this time. Check out the images below and […]

Pre-order the Priv by BlackBerry from Carphone Warehouse

Just the other day BlackBerry took the wraps of the Priv by BlackBerry by unveiling a registration page to obtain more information on the device once it is made available to the public. Now Carphone Warehouse has published a new hands on video of the device as well as put the Priv up for pre-order! […]

Good Tech Investors Seek To Block $425M BlackBerry Deal

Law360, Wilmington (October 13, 2015, 9:09 PM ET) — Investors hit the board of directors of Good Technology Corp. with a shareholder class action in Delaware state court on Monday that seeks to block BlackBerry Ltd.’s $425 million acquisition of the mobile security provider, saying the deal significantly undervalues the company. The suit comes in […]

Sign up for the latest Information on the BlackBerry Priv; Confirmed 3410 mAh battery!

BlackBerry has set up a new landing page for people that are interested in learning more about the Priv, BlackBerry’s first ever Android device. You can sign up to receive the latest product information from BlackBerry on the BlackBerry Priv. Here is what BlackBerry had to say: Priv has the authentic BlackBerry keyboard, legendary security, […]

BlackBerry and China Mobile Hong Kong Bring Cross-Platform EMM Cloud to Enterprise Customers

Hong Kong – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB), a global leader in secure mobile communications, today announced that China Mobile Hong Kong Co., Ltd. (“CMHK”), the wholly owned subsidiary of China Mobile Limited, the world’s largest mobile network operator, is now offering BES12™ Cloud, a cloud-based enterprise mobility management solution that will provide easy […]

BlackBerry Appoints the Honourable Wayne G. Wouters to the Board of Directors

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Oct. 13, 2015) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a global leader in secure mobile communications, today announced that it has appointed The Honourable Wayne G. Wouters, PC, to the Company’s Board of Directors. Mr. Wouters will also serve as a member of the audit and risk management committee of the Board of Directors. […]

A look at the BlackBerry Priv pre-release software & hardware

If you are waiting more images and information on the soon to be announced BlackBerry Priv, then you are in luck! The good people over at have recently published a small review on the BlackBerry Priv. Keep in mind that most of this information is from a pre-release device that has yet to be finalized. […]

New images show off the BlackBerry Priv

If you have been wanting too see more of the BlackBerry Priv now you can with this new set of photos that were published to Reddit. Reddit user imsorandom attended CISO conference in Toronto and ran into a ‘BlackBerry Executive’. This ‘BlackBerry Executive’ let him take the device for a test drive. Here is what […]

BlackBerry Priv Accessory listings start showing up

With the rumored launch of the BlackBerry Priv set for November, we now are starting to see some accessory listings for the device. Some wholesale distributor websites have started listing out some of the accessories for the BlackBerry Priv. Here is the current list of accessories for the BlackBerry Priv: ACC-62174-001 BlackBerry Priv Leather Holster […]