Is Skype hurting because of BBM?

I just received an email from my great friend and fellow Nerd Carl, this email seemed to screamed at me “BBM is Killing us!! We have to do something!” The subject is titled “Come back! We’ve got a shiny new Android app…” Now I know you are going to say well BBM only has voice […]

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Verizon Offers Customers “MORE Everything”

The country’s leading wireless carrier introduces new plans to give customers more data, cloud storage and options without increasing prices.  GREENVILLE, S.C. —Verizon Wireless has boosted the value of its data plans. The company announced that starting today, its Share Everything wireless plans transition to MORE Everything plans, a new option that increases data allowances, […]

Keep your data usage in check with DataCheck Pro for BlackBerry 10

Have you noticed since upgrading to the BlackBerry Q10 and or Z10 that your data usage has surged through the roof? I know I have since the launch of LTE in Houston my data usage has more then quadrupled than goodness for T-Mobile’s new unlimited plan. We there is a new application to help you […]

EE DOUBLING 4G NETWORK SPEEDS AND PUSHING THE PACE OF UK MOBILE INNOVATION

9th April, 2013 – EE, the UK’s most advanced digital communications company, is doubling the speed and capacity of its 4G network. The arrival of double-speed 4G, which enables lab speeds of 130Mbpswill boost headline 4G speeds to 80Mbps plus, and double the average speeds for 4GEE customers to more than 20Mbps.

Protect, Wipe or Encrypt your Data on your BlackBerry Smartphone with apps from S4BB

BlackBerry Smartphones already are the best and most secure devices. The S4BB team has taken that security a step further with covert ops applications for your BlackBerry. Protect with Random Password Generator, Emergency wipe your device or encrypt your data using Morse code! Hit the jump to secure your BlackBerry.

BlackBerry Ad Awareness on the Up, Apple Receding

Forbes has posted an article informing about the changes in brand awareness with in the past year. Fortunately BlackBerry has been on the rise since January. According to BrandIndex BlackBerry has increased from 6% in mid January to 21% in February, on the contrary Apple has been falling back in terms of the likelihood that consumer will purchase products […]

Most Playbook Users Have The Current OS Installed

Last month the data was collected and a whopping 96.5% of Playbook users have the latest OS installed. The chart shows when and what OS version was released and approximately how many people had downloaded it. The current one was downloaded the fastest.

Vodafone Explains BlackBerry Freebee

 Mobile Link  With Vodafone Freebee Rewardz on Pay as you go you won’t be stuck with your old phone You can either grab all kinds of great instant Rewardz every time you top up – or grow your Pointz to get money off a new BlackBerry, like the BlackBerry Curve 9320. “In November 2010, Vodafone launched Freebees to reward […]

Verizon Wireless Has Opt In Free Advertising

Verizon Wireless has started opt-in free advertising. You will get sent an email or text and you can choose whether or not to receive the advertising. Beginning this week, Verizon Wireless plans to reach out to some of its consumer customers asking them to opt-in to participate in a new initiative called Verizon Selects, which […]

Vodafone Pay As You Go Blackberry Users Get A Freebee

More sweet deals from the UK, this time being free data when you top up at least £10 on your PAYG Blackberry at Vodafone. If you haven’t figured it out, the reason it is freeBEE and not freeBIE is because of the cute little mascot in the picture. The speller in me just want to […]

Oracle CEO Talks Blackberry Usage

Oracle CEO Larry Ellison spoke at Open World. One thing he mentioned was that Blackberry was amongst iOS and Android for phones being used to tweet. He also said: Ellison offered a key disclaimer: He isn’t suggesting that it’s time to run out and buy Research In Motion stock (RIMM). But he did suggest that […]

Verizon Adds New Voice And Messaging Alerts Will Help Customers Monitor And Manage Their Wireless Usage

New Alerts Complement Company’s Lineup of Account Management Tools BASKING RIDGE, NJ — Verizon Wireless customers with limited monthly allowances for voice calls and messaging services will soon have a new tool to help them monitor and manage their usage. Starting in October, customers will begin receiving free, automatic text message and email alerts when […]

BlackBerry 10 Dev Alpha microSIMs Received at BlackBerry World Have Expired

Earlier this year at Blackberry World and BlackBerry Jam, the first issued Blackberry Dev devices included a working microSIM from AT&T, however these sims have expired. The microSIM included with the Dev Alpha device last day of usage was September 30th. Alternatively you can still use your own microSIM in your BlackBerry Dev device and or use […]

New RIM Patent for Selectively Performing Proxy Services!

RIM has published a patent describing a method and system for selectively performing proxy services on a server. A communications device is configured to transmit requests for content to the server, and the server is configured to selectively perform one or more proxy services, wherein the requests conform to a protocol. The disclosure provides a protocol request that includes one […]

T-Mobile Celebrates 10th Anniversary by Launching Unlimited Nationwide 4G Data!

Back on August 22nd we let you know about how T-Mobile was planing on launching unlimited nationwide 4G data. Well that day has come T-Mobile has launched Unlimited Nationwide 4G Data! ““We’re big believers in customer-driven innovation, and our Unlimited Nationwide 4G Data plan is the answer to customers who are frustrated by the cost, […]

Fido Launches LTE Across Canada!

Fido has launched their LTE network for Canadian Customers in 6 Cities! With the new launch of LTE Coverage customers within Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal and St. John’s can enjoy faster speeds and higher call quality, We know at the moment this doesn’t affect any current Blackberry user but rest assured when our Blackberry 10 devices […]

Saudi Arabian Carrier STC Extends Blackberry Plan Promo

If you are in Saudi Arabia and have a Blackberry then you should sign up for this promo because STC has extended their promotional BlackBerry plan until September 14th 2012. The package includes 1000 MB of data, unlimited BBM and email, and 5MB of roaming data. To get this deal, you have to text 8811 […]

T-Mobile Unleashes Unlimited Nationwide 4G Data

Starting Sept. 5, T-Mobile will be the only carrier with a nationwide 4G network to offer unlimited nationwide 4G data T-Mobile USA, Inc., today announced an industry first — a truly Unlimited Nationwide 4G Data plan. Featuring no data caps, speed limits or bill shock, as well as fast, dependable nationwide 4G coverage, T-Mobile’s new […]

Video: TED Talk, Your Phone Company Has Your Data…

The video above is of a guy named Malte Spitz for TED. He talks about how his phone company had his data, all the way back from 6 months and they wouldn’t give it to him. He sued, got the data and was able to visualize the data from that time. In short, be careful […]

[UPDATED] T-Mobile Data Outage Being Reported [UPDATED Part 2]

[UPDATE 2] As of 10 minutes ago my messages have started to come through my T-Mobile BlackBerry Bold 9900! Service seems to have been restored! If you want to know what happened I was informed that a server died and it effected mainly T-Mobile, Wind, Metro PCS as well as BES customers.   [UPDATE 1] […]