RIM Releases BlackBerry WebWorks SDK for Blackberry Smartphones v2.1.1

RIM has annouced the update version of webworks, BlackBerry WebWorks SDK v 2.1.1 for BlackBerry Smartphones. This is the new update for OS 7 devices. Known as the Echo release, this update provides new features that can be used by developers to build even better capabilities into their BlackBerry WebWorks applications. Continue reading for details. […]

RIM to Hold Another Press Event In London!

RIM is planning to hold another press event in Central London Tuesday August 23, at  9 am we only can presume that they will give the official released date of the new set of Curve devices that we have seen images of but who knows. No other info is given and were still in the […]

Press Release: Research In Motion Launches the New BlackBerry Bold 9900 Smartphone in Malaysia

Now available for pre-registration ahead of in-store availability on 15th September Malaysia – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM) today announced the launch of the new BlackBerry® Bold™ 9900 smartphone in Malaysia. Customers will be able to pre-register through Celcom, DiGi and Maxis, while in-store availability is slated for 15th September. For information […]

Facebook for BlackBerry updated to v.2.0.0.45

For those of you that are big into Facebook, there should be an update waiting for you this morning. The Facebook for BlackBerry app has been updated to version 2.0.0.45 and it should include some fixes to get rid of any timeline freezes. The other important fx is to News Feed not refreshing. If you […]

EA’s Dead Space comes to the BlackBerry PlayBook

We have a new game from EA for our PlayBook’s tonight.  Ea has just released their title Dead Space for the BlackBerry tablet and it looks to be an amazing game.  Dead Space is an action adventure game that is sure to keep you entertained for hours.  The game isn’t cheap at $9.99, but the graphics and […]

RIM Inking Major Labels for Blackberry Music App?

Not too long ago we gave you some exclusive insight to the rumor of a BlackBerry Messenger Music Application to be coming soon. Well a few more details have come out, about the service that should make a few music lovers happy. It seems that RIM has signed a deal with at least one of the top four record companies and is […]

White Torch 9810 now available from Rogers and TELUS

We all knew that we would eventually see some white versions of the new BlackBerry 7 devices. Well Rogers and TELUS both now have the white Torch 9810 up and their websites and available for purchase. The pricing is the same as the black, at $599 outright or $199 on a new 3 year contract. […]

RIM Rolling Out Version 2.5.85 Update Of Native IM Clients

It seems that RIM has started to roll out an update to the native IM clients for BlackBerry.  This update brings the official version to 2.5.85, which is the same version that was found in the os 7.0.0.176 leak.  At the moment there is no change log for this update, so if you really want […]

BlackBerry Travel Gets An Update To v1.1.45.99

Blackberry’s own Travel App gets an update. What’s included in this update? There is now support for other countries, including Italy, Germany, Brazil and Austria.

Microsoft SharePoint App Now Avaliable

We let you in on word that RIM would be working on a SharePoint client early this year. Although its release is a little later than expected, this new client will allow secure enterprise collaboration to occur using the BES. It also will take advantage of the features of Blackberry Balance, that allows the end user to seperate […]

Police Accessed BlackBerry Messages to Prevent Futher Riots

In the midst of the rioting in the UK , police have been able to prevent some of the planned attacks. With the arrest of a teenager linked to some of the rioting police were able to “break into” the encrypted social messages. With the confiscation of mobile devices in other arrest UK police have been able […]

NerdBerry Review: BlackBerry Bold 9900

  Here it is, my BlackBerry Bold 9900 review.  As can be expected I was very excited when this device was announced and even more so when I finally had the 9900 in my hands.  I was first able to play with the 9900, 9860 and 9810 at the BB7FanNight in Toronto, and it was […]

BlackBerry Featured on New Innovations Edition Postage Stamps in Canada

You know you have made the “big time” when your product ends up on a stamp for the Canadian Post.  The Canadian Post recently released a new set of stamps that highlighted the innovations that were developed in Canada.  As you can see from the picture above; RIM’s BlackBerry made the cut.  Canada Post put […]

Press Release: Research In Motion Launches the New BlackBerry Bold 9900 Smartphone in Indonesia

Jakarta, Indonesia – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM) today announced the launch of the new BlackBerry® Bold™ 9900 smartphone in Indonesia. The BlackBerry Bold 9900 smartphone is expected to be available in Indonesia in late September priced at 5,999,000IDR from authorized partners: PT. Teletama Artha Mandiri, PT. Comtech Cellular, and PT. Selular […]

RIM and Facebook will be meeting with UK Parliament to discuss potential Social Media ban

In the midst of the ongoing riots in the UK , RIM and Facebook have agreed to meet with some parliament officials to discuss the potential ban on social media.  RIM will be meeting with the UK’s Home Secretary Theresa May as well as others, to get to the bottom of the role that BBM […]

RIM touts 4G LTE BlackBerry PlayBook following cancellation of WiMAX model

Earlier today we posted that Sprint would not carry the 4G version of the PlayBook.  RIM just announced that they will focus their efforts on the LTE version of the PlayBook.  They also stated that they were already testing the LTE versions of the PlayBook and are submitting for approval/certification at this time. Source

BlackBerry Torch 9860 coming to Telus August 29th

Well earlier we told you of Telus having the avaliability of the Blackberry Bold 9900 as well as the Torch 9810, but with no word on the Blackberry Torch 9860. The only information that was given was that it would launch in a few weeks. Well, according to this leaked photo it seems that the Torch 9860 is […]

Disappointed With Low App Memory On the 9900 and 9810? RIM Explains Why You Don’t Need More

Usually when RIM launches new devices, the app storage amount goes up too. This isn’t the case for the newly launched OS7 devices. 189MB does not seem like a lot of storage space for apps, but the lack of storage was explained away at BBM Apps Hackathon event in NYC: The 189 MB of free […]

BlackBerry Bold 9900 and Torch 9810 avaliable at Telus

We have seen in the leaked document coming out of Telus, presuming that they would launch the Bold 9900 and the Torch 9810, on August 15th. But that has change as, of today Telus has officially launched the BlackBerry Bold 9900 and Torch 9810, and the Torch 9860 should be avaliable in a few weeks! Head on over to Telus […]