George Kesarios posted onto seekingalpha a few days ago some interesting opinions in regards to BBM Channels and after a good read through I am inclined to agree a fair bit. George gives a brief explanation on BBM Channels in that it is like Facebook pages and Twitter. I currently own 3 Channels and I […]
With the release of BlackBerry 10 we had Facebook, Twitter, Skype then followed, we were able to sideload Instagram so we have a lot of different social media outlets to turn to with the exception of Path. Path will be joining the ranks on BlackBerry 10 next year this according to the companies CEO Dave […]
During BlackBerry Jam Asia Sina Weibo was announced for BlackBerry 10, now Sina Weibo is available for all to download! Sina Weibo is one of the most popular social networking websites in China and is like a cross between Facebook and Twitter. The application is nativly build for BlackBerry 10 and is free to download. […]
Andre Weier has released a small update for Polarbear for BlackBerry 10. Polarbear for BlackBerry 10 lets you post messages to multiple social networks and blogs at once! It’s easy to use, fast and beautiful! Let us know your thoughts on this update in the comments! What’s new? Application Menu Title bar Bug fixes and […]
blackberryuk has published a great video on their YouTube channel that showcases the great social integration on BlackBerry 10 and more. Here is what they had to say about the video: “BlackBerry 10 is made to communicate. This is the best platform to stay connected to all your social networks, friends, communities. All your notifications […]
Polarbear has just updated their public beta to version 2.0.2. This update comes with direct posting to Google+ profiles, instant writing, active frame support and faster startup time! The application allows you to post to more than one social network at once. Pretty much all the popular sites are covered Facebook, LinkedIn, Tumblr, Facebook Pages, […]
While App.net hasn’t reached the popularity levels that Twitter, it is still a great social network that contains some extra features. I have been waiting for a quality App.net client to make its way to BlackBerry 10, and today we finally have one in Blue. Blue provides you with all the needed functions, such as […]
If you are looking for a new way to share your status with the world, then look no further than Keek. Keek is a video sharing service that will allow you to share your status with a quick video to all kinds of people. Hit the break to check out all the features of Keek […]
The interwebs have been going crazy since RIM officially announced that they would be doing a SuperBowl commercial for the first time ever. Now it seems that the buzz is not only amongst BlackBerry users, but it seems that BlackBerry is ranked second, only behind Mercedes, in social media surveys.
There have been a ton of apps ported over to BlackBerry 10 from both Android and iOS in the last few weeks. Now some of these apps will be good, but there will be some that probably won’t make it onto your device. Well Buffer is one of the apps that I am guessing a […]
The study was done for October for Canadian businesses and RIM was numero uno for the most active company in social media. The index ranks the top companies in Canada on their use of Twitter, Facebook and YouTube. The score was out of 100 and RIM got 98.7, so an A!
VivaCell-MTS has launched their new pre-paid BlackBerry package that is perfect for those that are heavy social network users. The package is aimed at the younger demographic and lets you either subscribe for a day, week or month.
Earlier this week the New York Times wrote an article that takes a few hits at BlackBerry and its image in the mobile market by BOLDly calling it the “The BlackBerry as Black Sheep!” Many of the individuals in the article that have or used to have BlackBerry devices stated that they felt ashamed to have such devices […]
If there is one thing that I have noticed over the years about #TeamBlackBerry, it’s that we are a giving community that likes to help wherever we can. Recently #TeamBlackBerryPH gathered the troops and helped with the clean-up from the recent monsoon flooding in the Philippines. The 112 volunteers were rounded up by using social […]
Check out their Facebook Page and their blog. Press Release Prominent Nigerian social networking website, Ladies And Gentlemen book, popularly known as LAGbook, on 18th June, 2012, signed an 8 weeks sponsorship deal with Research in Motion (Blackberry) Nigeria, valued at N1.2million. Before the deal, LAGbook had over 75,000 registered members with international media attention […]
You’ve been reading about it, you’ve been waiting for it, and it’s finally almost here: BlackBerry World 2012 next week in Orlando from May 1-3! We’re heading down south to capture all the action so you, #TeamBlackBerry, can get the BlackBerry World live coverage you crave.
There is no doubt that RIM is pushing the benefits of BBM integration with 3rd party apps. The latest BlackBerry commercial demonstrates how you can share sports events with BBM contacts with apps like Navita Sports. More and more apps seem to be adding the BBM integration and I am all for it. As more […]
With the success of the NYC Hackathon that took place about a month ago, RIM had said that they were dedicated to do many more in the future. Well RIM has announced today 9 more Hackathons in cities around the world. Here is the list of the next 9 Hackathons, Waterloo September 28-29, 2011 Toronto October 6-7, […]