BlackBerry P’9982 Coming To Carphone Warehouse On Nov 25th

Got £1400 lying around? Carphone Warehouse is going to start selling the Porsche Design P’9982 on November 25th. They’ll be offering the devices through Selfridges SIM free. Pre-orders start tomorrow. After today’s official announcement, Carphone Warehouse is the first to carry and sell the phone. See the Press Release below. Press Release LONDON, Tuesday 19th […]

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Win A BlackBerry Q10 By Recommending Opera Mini

Easy contest to enter. All you have to do is recommend Opera Mini to other people. And you will be entered to win a BlackBerry Q10. Opera Mini is the third party web browser for BlackBerry that is faster than the stock browser. It also claims to use up to 90% less data. You can […]

Alec Saunders Wants Your App In BlackBerry World

I am paraphrasing here. He actually said “Simply put, BlackBerry World is where your app belongs.” He said this after a long explanation as to what BlackBerry has done to make you want to put your app in BlackBerry World. BlackBerry World is the first place that millions of customers go to find trusted applications. […]

Huge List Of APKs And Android Apps You Can Use On Your BlackBerry 10 Device With Leaked OS 10.2.1

Since OS 10.2.1 was leaked, there has been some people wanting to know what apps will work with it. Below is a list of some of them. Google Play is even on the list! If you want the complete list, check it out here. The only one so far that has problems is Google Hangouts. […]

See More Pictures Of The BlackBerry Porsche Design P’9982

There have already been some reveals of the upcoming BlackBerry P’9982, but there is still plenty more to look at. I don’t anticipate there is anything left that hasn’t been leaked about this device. The launch of the P9982 is just over a week away, over in Dubai. There have already been some reveals of […]

FM Radio Coming in BlackBerry OS 10.2.1

Going through the latest leak 10.2.1.1055 for BlackBerry 10, one of the many feature to be included in the official releases of the new OS is the new FM Radio, that will allow you to connect to local radio stations through your BlackBerry 10 devices, using your headphones as the radio antenna, so there is […]

ChiveOn App Brings theCHIVE To BlackBerry 10

ChiveOn is a beta BlackBerry 10 app that just launched. Not officially a BlackBerry app as they are still waiting for approval in BlackBerry World. This version seems to be jam packed with features and you won’t be missing on anything. ChiveOn takes the pages from theCHIVE and brings it to your BlackBerry 10 device. […]

BlackBerry Updates BlackBerry Link For Mac And PC

The BlackBerry Link for PC is now at v1.2.1.31 and the Mac version is at v1.1.1.39. Not much to say about the update. The changelog states that they did general performance improvements. So probably bug fixes. Download the update here. Source:BBE

See What’s Coming In The 10.2.1 Update

The leaked photos above and below show what’s to come in the next update. The 10.2 update brought a lot of new features and fixes. 10.2.1 isn’t as big but still has some cool things to offer. One new feature is customizable quick settings screen that will allow you to choose what you see in […]

Hear A Sample Of BlackBerry’s Natural Sound Technology

The above is a sound clip that shows off BlackBerry’s Natural Sound Technology. For now it is just a feature in BBM calls but hopefully will come to phone calls. If you listen to the clip above, the difference in sound quality becomes apparent right away. I find that in regular smartphones call quality hasn’t […]

More Details Emerge on Fairfax Financial Deal & Prem Watsa’s Plans

  Every few hours we seem to learn a bit more about what went into the Fairfax Financial consortium $1 billion convertible debt deal. The latest is from the Globe & Mail bringing us some great quotes and insight into Prem Watsa’s plans. Here are some of the highlights: “Our focus is great management, we […]

See The Listed Of Companies Who Have Invested In BlackBerry And What Does The New CEO Make?

Its come to light in recent days that there have been more than one financial investor in BlackBerry. After the deal with Fairfax fell through the plans changed and BlackBerry is no longer going private. Fairfax is still involved, dumping quite a bit of money in, but a few other companies joined in and added […]

Get A Mugen Power 4400mAh Extended Battery For Your BlackBerry Q10

Mugen has just announced that they will be selling an extended battery for the BlackBerry Q10. The battery is a whopping 4400mAh more than twice the 2100 that comes with the phone. It’s already listed on their site but won’t be shipping out until Nov 29th. It will set you back $89 and also comes […]

BlackBerry Makes BES 5.0.4 Maintenance Release Documents Available,

The BES Maintenance Release is not available yet, but the documentation is. This shows that BlackBerry is keeping up with Legacy Devices and any updates that are required for BES. The Maintenance notes show the latest or next version to be BES 5.0.4 MR6. Look out for the update to come soon. In the meantime […]

Former Apple CEO John Sculley Was ThisClose To Making A Bid For BlackBerry

John Sculley who was a CEO at Apple, actually mulled over a bid of BlackBerry. If you’ll recall, this is the same guy who said he thought that BlackBerry would make it through. Then a few weeks later he talked about buying BlackBerry. But at the time it didn’t really seem like it was going […]

Reuters Says Qatar Holding Contributed To BlackBerry’s Convertible Debt

A report from Reuters is saying that Qatar Holding was among the investors in BlackBerry’s convertible debt. The Qatari sovereign wealth fund may have put as much as $200 million as an investment. The Reuters source also says that they may have been drawn by the high 6% yield. No word or confirmation from Fairfax […]

Upcoming Webinars From BlackBerry And Sencha

BlackBerry and Sencha have partnered up to bring a 3 part development webcast series later on this month. Both BlackBerry and Sencha are hoping this will encourage developers to use Sencha for developing apps. The purpose of the webinars and the hopeful outcome , is that developers will gain insight into the BlackBerry 10 development […]

T-Mobile Germany Is Now Carrying The BlackBerry Z30

As the Z30 continues to make its global launch, it can now be bought from T-Mobile Germany. Since I can’t read German, the only details I found were the costs. On a contract it starts at 9.95€. If you just want the phone it will cost 539.96€ outright. Check out more info here.

Lenovo Really Was Considering A Bid For BlackBerry, But The Canadian Government Got In The Way

Amongst the contenders for BlackBerry was Lenovo. They actually were considering a bid but were stopped in their tracks. And it had nothing to do with money. No the Canadian Government vetoed them. Specifically, Canadian government said it would not accept a Chinese takeover due to national security. And that is why there were no […]

Gadget Box Gets Some New Features

Gadget Box has been updated to v1.12.0.66. Gadget Box is the multi tool utility app for BlackBerry 10. There are a ton of handy tools to pick from with more to come. A new tool was added and some fixes as well. What’s in the update? New gadget – Shape Calculator! Areas, Volumes, Angles and […]