BlackBerry Z30 makes another on screen appearance

If you have been waiting to get your hands on the upcoming Z30, then there is another leaked video for you to watch this morning. The Z30 is the 5″ BlackBerry 10 device that has been rumored, and leaked for ages.  While there really isn’t anything new to see on this video, it does give […]

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BBM for Android and iOS hits BlackBerry Beta Zone for select users

It seems that we may be very close to BBM for Android and iOS going public.  It seems that select users have received invitations to give a beta version of the cross-platform BBM a go.  We assume that this means that BBM will very shortly be available for any user on Android and iOS. Thorsten […]

BarInstall provides BlackBerry 10 users a means to update and convert BAR files OTA

The inability to update apps OTA (over the air) on BlackBerry 10 is one of the major issues I have with the OS.  Previously on legacy BlackBerry devices you could easily update an app as long as you had a link to the .jad file, however with BlackBerry 10 the only apps you can update […]

15 million of 72 million BlackBerry subscribers are in Indonesia according to local media

There is no doubt that BlackBerry has put a strong effort behind growing their business in the emerging markets.  One such market is Indonesia, where according to a local media report, 15 million BlackBerry subscribers reside.  This is a huge percentage of the total BlackBerry user base, and can mainly be attributed to BlackBerry 7 […]

T-Mobile has released 10.1.0.2006 for BlackBerry Z10

We know that all you T-Mobile users out there with a Z10 have been  waiting for the 10.1 update, and now it’s here.  T-Mobile has finally updated the Z10 to OS 10.1.0.2006.  Hopefully this update fixes the random reboot issue. So hit the update button and let us know the findings..

Verizon getting ready to release OS 10.1.0.2050 for the BlackBerry Z10

We know that all you Verizon folks out there with a Z10 have been anxiously waiting for the 10.1 update, and now it looks like it will happen soon.  Today Verizon has finally updated their Z10 support page to show the features and benefits of OS 10.1.0.2050.  The big fix in this update will be […]

BlackBerry 10.1 update has been confirmed to fix reboot issues

A while ago there were reports of some BlackBerry Z10 owners seeing random reboots on their devices.  Of course BlackBerry decided to take a serious look into this issue and have now posted a knowledge base article stating the fix for this issue. The fix for the reboot issue is to ensure that you have […]

NFC feature in BlackBerry Q5 to be market dependant

The BlackBerry Q5 is going to marketed as a mid-range device, and it seems that BlackBerry has decided to cut costs depending on specific markets.  As you can see in the image, the NFC feature will be market dependant on the Q5.  This makes total sense as BlackBerry will be pushing the Q5 in emerging […]

T-Mobile WiFi calling app coming to BlackBerry World with BlackBerry 10.2

For those of you using a BlackBerry 10 device on T-Mobile you will be happy to know that WiFi calling is on the way.  It seems that the T-Mobile WiFi calling app is appearing in BlackBerry World for those that are running the 10.2 beta. The addition of WiFi calling will be great for those […]

Is BlackBerry 10 doing well in Canada, the UK and South Africa?

We are quickly approaching the Q1 earnings from BlackBerry on June 28th, and we are expecting to see some good numbers for BlackBerry 10 sales.  There have been the usual critics that don’t believe that the Z10 and Q10 are doing that well, however there have been some good reports coming from Canada the UK […]

BlackBerry 10.2 brings Android Hardware Acceleration

When BlackBerry 10 devices first launched we were all very aware that it was utilizing the Android 2.3.3 Runtime, or Gingerbread for those familiar with the names.  However there were promises from BlackBerry that an updated Android Runtime, Android 4.2 or Jelly Bean, would be arriving sometime this summer.  Now that we have seen the […]

BlackBerry 10.2 will bring new features to BlackBerry World

Now that the SDK for BlackBerry 10.2 is out folks are starting to sift through it to see what is new.  The gang over at N4BB have found some new features that will most likely be making their way to BlackBerry World. The new features include a revamped drop down selection, ability to delete individual […]

More leaked images of potential BlackBerry Z5

There have been a few renders floating around the last few days, and there is another one today.  The debate has been whether or not these are merely photo-shopped images, or if they are actually renders of an upcoming BlackBerry 10 device.  There has been speculation that BlackBerry will be releasing a full touch device […]

BlackBerry Q10 is outselling the Galaxy S4 and iPhone 5 in France

When I first got my hands on a Q10 I knew that it was going to be a success for BlackBerry.  Well it seems that the people of France agree with me, as new numbers suggest that the BlackBerry Q10 is outselling the Galaxy S4 from Samsung and the iPhone 5 from Apple. The sales […]

Netflix CEO still hasn’t used BlackBerry 10 – says not enough volume to warrant an app

BlackBerry did a total restart with BlackBerry 10, and many of us were hoping that it would help bring some of the bigger names to the ecosystem.  With the Z10 and Q10 now available we have seen numerous big name apps come to BlackBerry 10, and while some like Skype and Kindle have built BB10 […]

BlackBerry shows off a Flex Screen Smartphone Display in latest patent submission

BlackBerry has been busy of late.  With he launch of BlackBerry 10, the Z10 and Q10 and soon to be Q5, you wouldn’t think they would have had much time for much else.  However in a new patent submission you can see that BlackBerry has been working on flexible screen technology for the future.  In […]

BlackBerry sales appear to remain strong despite some negative reports

We all know that analysts are not always reporting the exact facts.  It is part of their job to make predictions and analysis that will help to bolster their portfolio.  Recently there have been some negative reports regarding the sales of BlackBerry 10 devices from Pacific Crest and Cleveland research.  Despite these negative reports of […]

Will BlackBerry be able to win third place in the mobile operating system race?

There have been many reports and speculation about whether or not BlackBerry 10 is enough to help BlackBerry win the third position in the mobile operating system race.  There is no doubt that either Android or iOS can be caught, and therefore third place has been left to a battle between BlackBerry 10 and Windows […]

BlackBerry submits patent for wearable computer accessory

It seems that even BlackBerry is looking at getting into the wearable tech game.  Google has had the most media attention of late thanks to Google Galls, but it seems that BlackBerry is also looking to enter the wearable tech market with some accessories to pair nicely with your BlackBerry smartphone. BlackBerry’s conceptual accessory is […]

Carphone Warehouse Selfridges sells out of BlackBerry Q10′s in 90 minutes

There was no doubt that the BlackBerry Q10 was going to be a hit with traditional BlackBerry fans, but it seems that people are going crazy over it.  According to early reports Carphone Warehouse Selfridges in the UK sold out of 2000 Q10′s in only 90 minutes today.  Now there are a few caveats before […]