Happy Canada Day from @NerdBerry

Nerdberry wanted to take a few minutes today and wish a very happy Canada Day to all of our Canadian friends that are oot and oboot (out and about) celebrating today. Especially two of our editors B-ren and Nerdberry_Kim.  Now everyone can return to the celebration and have a Molson for me.

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***UPDATE*** Drake promoting the BlackBerry Classic launch?

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BlackBerry Launches Mobile App Development Award at Canada-Wide Science Fair 2014

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BlackBerry 10 Smartphones Now Available On ShopBlackBerry.com in Canada

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BlackBerry Z30 now available in Canada!

TELUS and Bell now have the BlackBerry Z30 up for sale! If you are in Canada you can pick up the 5-inch Super AMOLED display Blackberry Z30 for $699.95 off contract to $129 on a two-year contract. If you have already or are planing on picking up the BlackBerry Z30 let us know what you […]

Happy Thanksgiving to All of Our Canadian Friends and Family

We wanted to take a moment to wish a Happy Thanksgiving to all of our Canadian friends and family especially @B-Ren8 and NerdoKimbo! I know our Canadian family and friends will be eating turkey and drinking a ton of ginger and rye (Drink some for us!).  We hope you enjoy Gobble Gobble holiday!

Pick up BlackBerry Z30 from TELUS, October 15th!

Canada readers soon will have the opportunity to pick up the new BlackBerry Z30 beginning on  October 15th from TELUS for $129 on a 2-year by signing the dotted line. Here’s a few specs to tickle your fancy until then, The Z30 is the BlackBerry’s flagship phone for 2013 The full touchscreen device sports a 5-inch […]

BlackBerry Z30 will set you back $700

Well if you are in Canada and are planing on picking up the BlackBerry Z30 off contract you will need to save some money up. The BlackBerry Z30 off contract will set you back $699.95! At this time there is still no word for on contract pricing at this time. The BlackBerry Z30 sports a […]

BlackBerry Announces Availability of BlackBerry Z30 Smartphone in Canada

Today BlackBerry announced the Canadian availability of its new BlackBerry 10 smartphone, the BlackBerry Z30. As mentioned in the media alert below, the BlackBerry Z30 will be available in Canada with Bell, TELUS, MTS, SaskTel, and retail partners beginning on October 15, 2013. Built for the intense, multitasking, hyper-connected user, the BlackBerry Z30 smartphone was […]

TELUS Will Be Getting The Z30 Soon

After the official announcement from BlackBerry about the Z30, Telus was quick to report that they would be getting it. They did not provide a date or price, just that yes, they will carry it. The UK and Middle East will be receiving the Z30 first with Canada shortly after. Be sure to sign up […]

Canadian Minister Comments On BlackBerry’s Current Situation

Canadian Government Industry Minister James Moore spoke to Reuters about BlackBerry and the “situation.” BlackBerry has laid off a number of people in the last few months and has also discussed being put up for sale. Not positive signs for the company. His first comments regarded the first BlackBerry 10 devices. Moore said it was […]

BlackBerry Q5 Smartphone Now Available in Canada

4G/LTE-enabled smartphone offers best-in-class messaging, social networking  and productivity for BlackBerry fans The newest BlackBerry 10 device, the BlackBerry Q5 smartphone, is available today at authorized partners and retail stores across Canada, bringing a full QWERTY keyboard and the BlackBerry 10 experience in a youthful design at a cost-effective price. Designed to provide a powerful […]

Bell Adds 11 New Cities to its 4G LTE Belt

Bell has added more cities to it repertoire, giving more users fasters LTE speeds. Bell’s 4G LTE Network is Available in Markets Across the Canada and they have added New Markets, Expands in 11 cities now reaching over 27 million Canadians: British Columbia: – Fort Nelson Ontario: – Brockville/Gananoque – Grand Bend beaches – Sault Ste Marie – […]

BlackBerry Q5 Set to arrive on August 13 in Canada

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reebee Now Available for BB10 in Canada

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BlackBerry Q10 in white is now available at TELUS & Bell

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Happy Canada Day form @NerdBerry

Nerdberry wanted to take a few minutes today and wish a happy Canada Day to all of our Canadian friends that are oot and oboot (out and about) celebrating today. Especially two of our editors B-ren and Nerdberry_Kim.  Now everyone can return to the celebration and have a Molson for me.

BlackBerry #KeepMovingTour Making Stops All Over Canada This Summer

BlackBerry is continuing with their #KeepMoving tour, and it’s a road trip in Canada! They’re already in Vancouver for the Vancouver Jazz Festival, followed by Pride Toronto. BlackBerry is encouraging you to stop by and take pictures and put them on Twitter. See the calendar below. BlackBerry will update locations and times as they get […]

Is BlackBerry 10 doing well in Canada, the UK and South Africa?

We are quickly approaching the Q1 earnings from BlackBerry on June 28th, and we are expecting to see some good numbers for BlackBerry 10 sales.  There have been the usual critics that don’t believe that the Z10 and Q10 are doing that well, however there have been some good reports coming from Canada the UK […]

CRTC Makes Some Big Changes That Are Actually Beneficial To Canadian Wireless Consumers

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