MockIt for BlackBerry 10 gets updated

OSBB Code Labs has been hard at work, working on this update to their application MockIt. This updated for MockIt brings BlackBerry Passport support as well as Passport images inside the app. MockIt! can be used to generate memes using images included in the app. This app can also be used to generate high resolution […]

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BlackBerry CEO John Chen to speak at Technologies that Matter forum

It is no secret that since being at the helm of BlackBerry, BlackBerry CEO John Chen has kick started the company with his intelligence, advisory board and media blitzes. So, it is no surprise that Mr. Chen stays on the path of promoting the company and talking at different events. On October 17th Mr. Chen […]

BlackBerry Passport unique ad in the Economic Times India

BlackBerry is really doing well marketing the BlackBerry Passport around the would except for the US… In today’s edition of the Economic Times India, BlackBerry has taken an awesome approach at the new ads (see below). The ad features the whole front page along with a full page Amazon ad promoting the Passport as well. […]

BlackBerry Passport heads to Vietnam – In stores October 24th

BlackBerry continues to launch the BlackBerry Passport around the world, this time in Vietnam! Just yesterday the Passport launched in Hong Kong. The only downside to the launch in Vietnam is the fact the Passport will not be available at carrier partners until October 24th… So, you will have to wait a bit before you […]

100 copies of Smart Watch Companion & Companion (with NFC) up for grabs!

Once again we have just teamed up with our good friend Tony Cresswell, to offer our readers 100 FREE copies of Smart Watch Companion and 100 copies of Companion (with NFC)! I have been using these two BlackBerry 10 applications for a while now with my Pebble Smartwatch and let me tell you this both applications […]

Expansys USA is now carrying the BlackBerry Passport

If you are here in the USA and are still trying to get your hands on a BlackBerry Passport now is your chance to pick one up! Since Shop BlackBerry is currently out of stock Expansys, would be your next option. The only issue we see is the cost coming in at $799.99 and $9.99 for […]

Facebook for BlackBerry 10 updated in BlackBerry World

BlackBerry has just rolled out an updated to Facebook for BlackBerry 10. This update takes the version to 10.4.21.2 and you can download it now from BlackBerry World. Now according to CB this update goes to version 10.4.30.2 when updated on the BlackBerry passport. Let us know what version you have in the comments. Head […]

Picard Migrates to BlackBerry 10 Platform

Paris, France – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB), a global leader in mobile communications, today announced that France’s leading frozen food retailer and the French favorite store, Picard,  is deploying BlackBerry® Enterprise Service 10 (BES10) and BlackBerry® 10 smartphones. Picard’s migration to BlackBerry’s latest Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) solution, along with its adoption of BlackBerry […]

MindLink Announces Strategic Reseller Agreement With BlackBerry

MindLink, developer of secure, integrated Enterprise Group Chat applications built for Microsoft™ Lync, is proud to announce its global reseller agreement with BlackBerry. Starting today, MindLink joins the BlackBerry Enterprise ISV Reseller Program, which enables the company’s group chat app to be distributed internationally by BlackBerry sales teams. The demand for secure enterprise chat apps […]

Down Tube for BlackBerry 10 updated – Adds Support for the BlackBerry Passport

S4BB Limited has just let us know that they have released a brand new update for Down Tube in BlackBerry World. This new update release comes with some bug fixes and more. Down Tube is the perfect application for anyone who wants to watch YouTube, Vimeo and Metacafe videos without being interrupted by buffering time. […]

BlackBerry Virtual Expert for BlackBerry 10 Updated

BlackBerry has released an update to BlackBerry Virtual Expert app for BlackBerry 10. The BlackBerry Virtual Expert diagnostics application is a simple self guided diagnostics app brought to you by BlackBerry. This update takes the version to 3.1.6.1020 check out the changes below: Headset Microphone Test Added Media Button for Headset Test Added Head on […]

Twittly updated to v0.2.700.1 in the Beta Zone – Adds Passport support!

My new favorite Twitter client since Blaq, Twittly from Nemory Studios has received a nice update to version 0.2.700.1. Please keep in mind that this is application is still in beta so you may notice a few bugs. The main item in this update is that it adds support for the BlackBerry Passport! Reduced List […]

Hue Companion for BlackBerry 10 Updated

Our great friend Tony Cresswell just let us know that he just released a brand new update for Hue Companion for BlackBerry 10! Hue Companion is the first native app BlackBerry application for Philips Hue lights! Some notable features includes social stuff – share your favorite light patterns via qr codes with friends online or […]

Passport Companion: Passbook file support on BlackBerry 10

Our friend Tony Cresswell is back with a brand new application, Passport Companion. Passport Companion adds Passbook file support to your BlackBerry 10 device. Here is what Tony had to say about the application. Lets face it, sometimes Apple has some really good ideas. The passbook format is one of those. Store cards to collect […]

Check out the LD West BlackBerry Passport mobile device holster

Toronto-based LD West has adapted their unique product for us Passport-toting users’ to confidently ‘wear’ our devices. If you’re unfamiliar with LD West, their original holster has a classic cross-back suspender design making a bold, yet sophisticated statement. LD West is offering a coupon code GETLDWEST to receive a $10 discount on your online purchase. […]

Would you like to have Google Play and more on your BlackBerry 10 device?

Have you been wanting to get Google Play on your BlackBerry 10 device? Currently you have to use a native third party application called Snap which needs to be side-loaded on to your BlackBerry 10 device. Snap works very well with the BlackBerry 10 device line-up, it even gives you the ability to login to […]

Hands-on video with the white BlackBerry Passport

As most of us sit anxiously waiting on the arrival of the white BlackBerry Passport. Since we are currently not able to purchase the BlackBerry Passport in white, at least not until November, here is a video for you to drool over. Check out the above video and let us know your thoughts in the […]

Project Ion VP and VP of developer relations Alec Saunders to leave BlackBerry

Today is a sad day for BlackBerry fans and developers… Alec Saunders has just announced via his personal blog that he will be leaving BlackBerry for good between now and November 3rd. Mr. Saunders held some very important roles at BlackBerry, he was the VP of Developer Relations, then went on to VP of Cloud […]

Hong Kong officially receives the BlackBerry Passport

If you have been waiting on the launch of the BlackBerry Passport in Hong Kong, your wait is now officially over! BlackBerry has launched the BlackBerry Passport at a launch event held earlier today. You can now order your very own Passport CSL and 1010 with a cost of $6288 HKD. If you are in […]

Check out the BlackBerry Passport Gold Edition

So far we have seen the BlackBerry Passport with a silver bezel and and all black bezel now we have a chance to check out the BlackBerry Passport Gold Edition! Now we have seen over the years several gold devices some even with Swarovski crystals. Most of these “bling” devices have been from a third […]