Game On Contest Winners: Pastry Push Top Prize

Back in November 2013 Nokia partnered with Vserv.mobi to challenge developers on Nokia’s DVLUP. The reward would be cash prizes and the chance to double ad revenues. BlackBerry hasn’t been new to such an idea themselves and having the developer relationships that they have… BlackBerry decided to run a contest of their own. “The Game […]

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PhotoUploader receives Headless Update!

There’s times I am forgetful… ok… alot of the time… I always forget to click sync my in box or dropbox, so maybe 100 pics in I suddenly remember. *PANIC* Trust me when I say I have lost countless folders. However… No more! Thanks to Sven Ziegler for building this app last year that automatically syncs […]

BlackBerry Messenger Emoticons Missing: Help us!

Help, we need some ideas! Help, not just any ideas! Help, you know we need some keystroke ideas! Help! Ok so not exactly what The Beatles had in mind but  One thing I love about BlackBerry is its interaction with the community and the users… Last year BlackBerry simply asked us for ideas for new […]

OS 10.2.1.2141 autoloaders for all BlackBerry 10 smartphones

So the so called ‘leaked’ OS has since went official on some UK carriers, guess it’s not really a leak anymore. Thanks to Lengend over in the CB forums he has provided us with auto-loaders and radio files. The disclaimer applies and here is a refresh on how to install a auto-loader.  You can download […]

Say Bye Bye Birdy! Flappy Bird is gone and developer receives death threats

    Everyone say Bye Bye Birdy! This one Tweet went on to be ReTweeted over 132,000 times. With OS 10.2.1 came the ability to install .apk files and upon loading snap I happened to see Flappy Bird as well as Candy Crush… I veered… I swerved away… I took evasive maneuvers and crossed multiple […]

Bye Bye Bocking: EVP of BBM leaves BlackBerry

BlackBerry’s Andrew Bocking is as of Monday (2/10/14) no longer with BlackBerry. In short: Bye Bye Bocking. The forums, feeds, blogs and news sites are absolute rife with rumors and possible reasons as to why Andrew Bocking left a company he has worked with for 14 years from a position of PM to EVP of […]

BlackBerry Z10 price now $299 Unlocked to all networks

For those that have missed out on being a part of BlackBerry 10 but have been put off by the buy out price you need not wait. Z10 has been listed as $299 on their store in both black and white. Shipping seems to be only USA, Canada and Mexico (The shipping for Non USA […]

BProfile: A nice little BBM Display Picture Tool

Rick / @Fortneyland95 sent me an edited version (see above) of my then display picture, I had to ask “WHAT APP IS THAT?” and I have to admit that I’ve had alot of fun since downloading BProfile. There has always been ways to customize display pictures prior to this but I find BProfile to be […]

BBM Competition – Calling All Movie Lovers!

The Official BBM account on twitter posted not long ago that you, Yes You! can be in with a chance to win free cinema tickets for an entire year! And you can take a friend along with you! The process is simple: 1. Head over to BBM2win.com 2. Enter your details (unsure of pin? follow […]

OS 10.2.1 Has arrived!

I played “Returns A King” from 300 whilst thinking of this article I Don’t know why but when I think of something glorious, spectacular and impressive I think of this song (not the lyrics) and to me 10.2.1 is just that… awesome… this OS has features that I feel should have been readily available 1 […]

BlackBerry releases enterprise IM for BlackBerry 10

Having not tested the Balance nor BlackBerry Enterprise side of things myself personally I cannot comment much on its ease of use nor the desirability of such an app and option such as BBE IM but I know of people that do and I can imagine the discussions in offices that have such systems as […]

Watch Superbowl XLVIII on your BlackBerry (Verizon)

No, that wasn’t a typo and to clarify matters I’ll say it again: Watch Superbowl XLVIII from your BlackBerry (Verizon)… Yeah! I had to read it a few times to ensure I wasn’t imagining things. I remember seeing the NFL app toward the end of last year, it’s a fantastic app that allows it’s user […]

Check out the official Sundance Film Festival BlackBerry 10 App!

Xomo Digital Inc. has released the official Sundance Film Festival BlackBerry 10 application. Each January, the Sundance Film Festival attracts the most innovative storytellers and adventurous audiences to a 10-day celebration of the best independent filmmaking. Navigate all the Festival has to offer, including: Real-time Festival film guide and schedule that can be sorted by […]

BlackBerry Live 2014 Cancelled

The news hit hard and it hit us fast and then out came the rumors. Naturally certain people chimed in their 2 cents about our beloved BlackBerry “dying” but in the circles I am in and the circles I know of, everyone just rolled their eyes and speculated other reasons behind it. In an interview […]

Filtermama 2 App For Free!

Shakedatapps released Filtermama 2 today and good news! it’s free! Oh MAMA! Eres Bella! It has been said that as way of apology for issues experienced in the release of “Filtermama” (#1 that is), Shakedatapps has released this app today as free for download! Filtermama was an app that I considered previously and I decided […]

BlackBerry OS 10.2 Begins Roll Out

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Oct. 23, 2013) – BlackBerry(R) (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB) today announced that BlackBerry(R) 10 OS version 10.2 will begin rolling out to customers starting this week through their carriers in Europe, Canada, the Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific, with other countries to follow. The update will be available for the BlackBerry(R) Z10, BlackBerry(R) Q10 […]

BlackBerry 10.2 starts rolling out to SingTel users

Well it is the middle of October and people are starting to report that BlackBerry OS 10.2 has begun rolling out for the BlackBerry Z10 and Q10. SingTel uses in Singapore are seeing software version 10.2.0.415 OS 10.2.0.1767. This update is coming in at 117 MB this file size will change depending on what device […]

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 […]

Telstra Bypassing BlackBerry 10.1MR going straight for 10.2MR in October

Well this is interesting news to say the least, it seems as though Telstra in Australia is planning on skipping BlackBerry 10.1 Maintenance Release and going right for BlackBerry 10.2 Maintenance Release that is set to start rolling out in October. 10.2 MR will be available for both the BlackBerry Z10 and Q10 on October […]

BlackBerry Messenger for Android is officially here!!!

Well the title says it all, BBM for Android is officially rolling out! If you have installed the last leak like we did you will notice you now have full access to BBM on your Android device! Now here in the US BlackBerry Messenger has yet to appear in Google Play at this time. You […]