BlackBerry Passport turned away by UK Carriers… For Now

  I’ve been awaiting the BlackBerry Passport release for sometime, don’t get me wrong I love the Z10, but damn it I love the idea of the passport more! A keyboard and touchscreen? Ooooohhh 9810 I miss you! Yesterday I had some free time in my hectic life so I walked to a local O2 […]

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O2 UK teams up with Evernote to offer Evernote Premium free for one year!

If you are an O2 UK customer and like using Evernote you will be happy to hear that O2 UK and Evernote have teamed up to offer Evernote Premium free for a year! So now you are probably asking well what does Evernote premium have to offer versus the free version well check out the […]

Official OS: BlackBerry 9720 OS 7.1.0.1083 from O2 UK

Software Name: BlackBerry Handheld Software v7.1.0.2910 (All Languages) File Name: 9720AllLang_PBr7.1.0_rel2910_PL9.105.0.18_A7.1.0.1083_O2_UK.exe Download Size: 254 MB Language: English Published Date: 10/08/2013   Download OS 7.1.0.1083 for the BlackBerry 9720 Thanks Indra for sending this in! Note: If O2 UK  is not your carrier please remember that you must delete the vendor.XML file prior to loading. The […]

Carphone Warehouse Will Soon Be Carrying BlackBerry 9720

Carphone Warehouse will be selling the BlackBerry 9720 through most of their UK carriers. EE will be the only one excluded because it is not a 4G device. You can pre order either the black or white one with the other colors coming at a later date. O2 is selling the phone free on a […]

O2 UK pushing out OS 10.1.0.4181 for the BlackBerry Z10

Our good friend @Jaysus858 sent us the below screenshot showing OS 10.1.0.4181 being pushed out to O2 UK BlackBerry Z10 users. As you can see in the screenshot the OS is 178MB is size and at this time there is no word on what has changed. Changes most likely include overall enhancements and bug fixes. […]

O2 Switching 4G On for UK on August 29th

O2 outlines plans for its 4G launch and fastest growing UK 4G network Network to switch on in London, Leeds and Bradford with ten additional cities to follow by the end of the year Plans to reach 98% UK population indoor with 2G, 3G and 4G 4G on O2 will be available to all new […]

O2 Germany abandons BlackBerry for Windows Phone

A new circulating for a few days on the web and strikes the reputation of Canadian society in the professional world. According to an internal document of the telecommunications company Telefonica (owner operator O2), the latter is set to separate from his fleet of BlackBerry for mobile Nokia Lumia 520 and 925 Windows Phones, which will […]

MyO2 App Debuts In BlackBerry World

BlackBerry 10 O2 UK users have been waiting a while for this. MyO2 allows you to keep tract of your current cell phone usage and bills. Features: Our Pay Monthly customers get access to – Recent charges to your account since your last bill – A bill summary, including your bill amount and next bill […]

O2 Germany now offering the BlackBerry Q5

BlackBerry has the BlackBerry Q5 coming to all sorts of carriers and today is no different. ZThe BlackBerry Q5 has been launched on O2 Germany. Currently O2 is only offering the BlackBerry Q5 in black… OS has set the pricing on the BlackBerry Q5 at €389 off contract, but depending on what tariff you are […]

Get the BlackBerry Z10 for Free to £249.99 from O2 in the UK

O2 in the UK is offering a heck of a deal on the BlackBerry Z10 in both white or black. You can pick up the BlackBerry Z10 for free to £249.99 on their special “Flash Sale” that they are currently holding. Untill June 5th 2013 you will be able to pick up the BlackBerry Z10 […]

Official OS: BlackBerry Curve 9360 OS 7.1.0.821 from O2 UK

Software Name: BlackBerry Handheld Software v7.1.0.2301 (All Languages) File Name: 9360jAllLang_PBr7.1.0_rel2301_PL9.6.0.124_A7.1.0.821_O2_UK.exe Download Size: 270 MB Language: English Published Date: 03/13/2013

BlackBerry Z10 OS 10.0.10.90 Rolling Out to O2 UK Users

As you can see from the above screenshot OS 10.0.10.90 is rolling out to O2 UK BlackBerry Z10 owners. This OS is the highest we have seen the last round of OS updates was to version 10.0.10.85, this OS brought lots of improvements including much better battery life.

O2 Christmas Specials

O2 is offering some pretty cool promos right now for their pay as you go customers.  If you purchase any of the BlackBerry Smartphones on their pay-as-you-go service they will give you a voucher for £20 that can be used at a variety of UK stores such as M&S, Debenhams, Next and few others.

TELEFÓNICA UK AND VODAFONE UK TO STRENGTHEN THEIR NETWORK COLLABORATION

Companies to pool basic network infrastructure to create one national grid of 18,500 sites Both companies will be running independent spectrum and competing services Both companies pledge to close the digital divide between rural and urban areas targeting 98% indoor population coverage across 2G and 3G by 2015 Agreement will lay the foundations for two […]

O2 Wallet Can Now Be Used On Blackberry

Subscriber’s of the UK’s O2 Mobile Service provider can now used their phones as a wallet. The wallet uses a linked bank account or prepaid Visa and can transfer up to £500 to another mobile. This service does not yet actually use the NFC chip technology in cellphones. Instead it is a mobile payment app […]

Phones 4 U Only Mobile Seller To Carry Pink Blackberry Curve 9300

Phones 4 U out of the UK is offering an all pink Blackberry Curve 9300. If your cell phone provider is Orange, Vodafone, or O2, you can get one of these watermelon hued babies.

O2 announces BlackBerry Curve 9380 availability in Ireland

All-new touchscreen smartphone comes with a free screen protector and case Dublin – O2 has announced the availability of the new BlackBerry® Curve™ 9380 in Ireland, the first-ever BlackBerry Curve smartphone with a touch screen. The new BlackBerry Curve 9380 continues to deliver the powerful social experiences, ease-of-use and smaller handset size that distinguish the […]

Get the BlackBerry Curve 9380 From O2 UK for Free

O2 UK has released the BlackBerry Curve 9380, the first all touch Curve. The Curve full 3.2 touchscreen is very fluid. The Curve 9380 is free on all but the lowest tariff. The lowest tariff will run you £79.99. You can also pick it up on the Pay as you go for £249.99.

O2 Shows BlackBerry Bold 9790 and Curve 9380 as Coming Soon

O2 has added the BlackBerry Bold 9790 and Curve 9380 to thier coming soon page on thier website.  The image shows that the Bold 9790 will be available in January and the Curve 9380 in November.

BlackBerry Internet Services to be supported by giffgaff

giffgaff, a SIM only network in UK, has started to offer BIS to their customers.  This means any customers that are using BlackBerries on the giffgaff network will not be able to take advantage of BBM, BlackBerry email, and all of the other good things that are tied into BIS service.