BBM has More in Store for its 91 Million Active Users – New BBM Beta Available

BlackBerry has been making waves in the smartphone market for the last few weeks, and some of you thought BlackBerry was dead… Shame on those of you that thought BlackBerry was done and gone… BlackBerry has just begun rolling out a brand new beta update for BBM. Check out what BlackBerry had to say below: […]

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BlackBerry CEO: “We don’t expect to sell a handset to everyone”

BlackBerry CEO John Chen is making his media rounds, this time with CNBC. Mr. Chen sat down to write an editorial on the BlackBerry Passport. You will also see a great interview above so please be sure to check that out as well. We don’t expect to sell a handset to everyone and don’t expect […]

Max Mobile Security updated with scheduler and contextual background scanning

Pune, India (October 3rd, 2014) – Max Secure Software announces the release of version its ninth version of Max Mobile Security for BlackBerry® 10 (NASDAQ: BBRY). This release enhances the background scanning with contextual automation and adding more features as well. New features in Max Mobile Security: Background contextual scanning. Daily background scans triggered on events […]

BlackBerry Marketing receives kick in the pants from advertising and marketing firm Gyro

Anyone else feel and see the changing tide when it comes to BlackBerry and their Marketing lately?? Since the BlackBerry Passport Launch we have seen plenty of new videos, new imagery, new ad placements, new slogans and much more. For years BlackBerry fans have been asking for more marketing muscle from our beloved brand, According […]

Lil’ Panda and ASPCA BBM Stickers now available!

Well it is Thursday and Thursday seems to be the day BlackBerry releases new BBM stickers into the BBM Store! Today we have Lil’ Panda and ASPCA stickers for BBM. Both sticker packs are listed for $1.99 each. Let us know what you think about the new stickers in the comments.  

BLACKBERRY STUDY REVEALS PRODUCTIVITY EVOLUTION UNDERWAY; ACHIEVEMENT AND BALANCE CORE TO SUCCESS

Survey finds 67 percent of work/business smartphone end-users are ‘always looking to improve their productivity’ Productivity has been redefined from managing a to-do list to achieving more in their careers, balancing work and personal life, and contributing to their communities and society BlackBerry smartphone users found to be more motivated by achievement than those using […]

Amazon Germany lowers the price of the BlackBerry Passport

If you are in Germany, and have not yet picked up the BlackBerry Passport here is your chance. With over 200,000 BlackBerry Passport devices sold in just two days after launch; Amazon Germany has just lowered the cost of the BlackBerry Passport. Currently you can pick up the Passport for 571.26 EUR with VAT included […]

Tim Allen shows off BlackBerry Passport on the Jimmy Kimmel show

Tim Allen was on the Jimmy Kimmel show talking about Tim being a “big gadget guy”. Tim at that point whips out his very own BlackBerry Passport! According to Tim he carries a “Murse”, a man purse, and equipment bag, its actually just a purse. Check out the video above and let us know what […]

South African Carrier Cell C shows off the BlackBerry Passport in new ad

South African carrier Cell C has just released a brand new commercial featuring the BlackBerry Passport. Cell C’s Believe and Make it #EPIC” marketing campaign has been running strong in SA. Cell C is hosting a contest that states “Keep an eye out to stand a chance to WIN your share of over 7700 prizes worth R5 […]

BlackBerry Passport in white coming in November

With the release of the BlackBerry Passport we have yet to see any official release date of the white variant. According to some unnamed sources the BlackBerry Passport is lined up for a November release date. At this time there is now exact date available to us at this time, so if you can hold […]

BETA: BlackBerry 10.3.1 SDK and Developer OS 10.3.1.396 now available

BlackBerry has gone and finally released the BlackBerry SDK 10.3.1 and developer OS 10.3.1.396! This means that the gold release is only a month or so away!! You can get the BlackBerry 10.3.1 SDK here.One would think someone will be working on making this OS fully functional at some point or another. Please people keep […]

BlackBerry Passport now available across Canada

If you have been waiting for your chance to finally get your hands on a BlackBerry Passport in Canada now is your chance! The BlackBerry Passport is now available  on several Canadian carriers like TELUS, Rogers, Bell, MTS Wireless and SaskTel Wireless! You can pick up the Passport on TELUS, SaskTel and Rogers for just […]

BlackBerry had mobile payments first; At least on the acceptance side anyway

Being in the payment industry, I know that there are a ton of way to run credit card transactions. Now in days there are many ways to process a credit card. There are also many ways to make payments from your standard swipe card to EMV chip cards and now to NFC or contactless transactions. […]

BlackBerry Appoints Mike Daniels to the Board of Directors

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Oct. 1, 2014) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY) (TSX:BB) announced today that it has appointed Michael Daniels, former Chairman and CEO of Mobile 365, to the Company’s Board of Directors. “I am pleased to welcome Mike to our Board of Directors. BlackBerry and our customers will benefit greatly from Mike’s broad technology experience […]

Vodafone UK to offer BlackBerry Passport to Business customers Only

If you have been looking for a BlackBerry Passport on Vodafone UK, your in luck as they will have it available October 1st as confirmed on their forums page. The Passport comes with a catch. When they make it available it will only be for Business account holders. A Business decision that can change in […]

BBM Beta for Windows Phone gets updated

BlackBerry has just rolled out a nice update for you Windows Phone users out there. Keep in mind that this is a beta update and could contain some bugs but most likely not. This update takes the version to 120.0.0.1 and brings more bug fixes and additions as you will see below. What’s new? Notification […]

BlackBerry Named a Leader in Enterprise Mobile Management

BlackBerry achieves the highest score in the “Strategy” category WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Sept. 30, 2014) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a global leader in mobile communications, today announced that it has been named a “Leader” in The Forrester Wave(TM): Enterprise Mobile Management, Q3 2014.(1) Forrester Research, Inc. evaluated BlackBerry along with 14 other of the most […]

BeWeather 10 Pro Updated; Adds Passport Support

Bellshare GmbH has just rolled out a update to their highly popular BlackBerry 10 weather application BeWeather 10 Pro. This update brings the version to 2.1.34.1812, and is currently available in BlackBerry World. BeWeather is a visually stunning, modern weather application for your BlackBerry 10 device. See the current weather in beautiful high definition weather […]

Are Canadian Carriers Behind on Passport Launch?

As BlackBerry launched its new smartphone The BlackBerry Passport last week with events in Toronto Canada, London England, and Dubai in the UAE, making the Passport available on ShopBlackBerry.com as well as Amazon.com. This was great news leading to the earnings call on Friday September 26th. Amid the pretty good week BlackBerry had, I was […]

BlackBerry Passport launches in India, coming to a store near you on October 10th

New Delhi, India– Continuing its strategy to arm mobile professionals with tools that make them more productive, BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB), a global leader in mobile communications, today launched the BlackBerry® Passport in India. Featuring a large square touch screen and new QWERTY touch-enabled keyboard, the BlackBerry Passport is a device purpose-built for […]