Air Force Swaps 5,000 BlackBerry Devices to iPhones

“The Air Force is replacing 5,000 of its BlackBerry devices with Apple smartphones, in a broader move to eradicate the legacy devices in favor of more modern commercial technologies” Currently in use is a mixture of OS6 and OS7 Legacy devices so I can understand the need.. the requirement.. the demand to upgrade to “more […]

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Rogers Next – In line to roll out early upgrades

Being in the UK and coincidentally on the O2 network I happened to come across an Early Upgrade (O2 Refresh) option 7 months into my new contract… it is an intriguing offer, to essentially trade in my handset for a decent price whenever I want to upgrade. Since then it seems other companies have seen […]

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 […]

T-Mobile USA CEO John Legere has heard #TeamBlackBerry

Our voices have been heard! #TeamBlackBerry users, including myself have been taking to the interwebs to let T-Mobile know how we feel on the way BlackBerry is being treated. What do I mean by this you ask? Well for one pulling BlackBerry devices out of stores and only making them available online. This list continues […]

Go Go Rapid Post! Tumblr 3rd party sharing option

I have attempted tumblr clients of all kinds but I never felt it suited me nor did I feel they worked… be that to my requirements or in general. Rapid is a nice little addition to any blogger or tumblr addicts device. Instead of opening a full app, creating new post and then uploading Rapid […]

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 […]

Snap, Personalize and Share your weather creatively with Insta Weather

MMMOOO released this a little while ago and I have had it in my bookmarks. Today I bought it and now I rue my impulse. Insta Weather is a Weather app that enables its user to share a quick snap of their choice (ideally wherever the user is at the time) and slap on an overlay […]

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 […]

Twitter for BlackBerry 10 updated

Twitter, Inc. has released an update for BlackBerry 10 smartphones which is now available on the BlackBerry World.  Twitter version 10.2.1.2 makes it easier than ever to express yourself and stay connected with social network while on the go. What’s New: Home Timeline Photo Preview – Tweets with Twitter photos let you be part of […]

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 […]

Blaq for BlackBerry 10 updated with more fixes

Just yesterday we saw a huge update for the very popular Twitter client for BlackBerry 10 Blaq. With this update came some bugs people we complaining about, this update fixes those issues and gets Blaq where it needs to be in my opinion. What was fixed in v1.3.1? Lists Follow button Direct Messages Friend picker […]

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 removes Twitter v10.2.2 from BB World because of issues

BlackBerry has just removed Twitter version 10.2.2 from BlackBerry World due to users reporting issues with the latest version of the application. If you are experiencing issues with the applications you can downgrade the applcation using the steps below: To downgrade, perform the following steps: On the home screen, hold the Twitter icon until the […]

Twitter for BlackBerry updated in the Beta Zone

Talk about a lot of work! BlackBerry has been on fire releasing updates to their most popular applications across the board. Today, BlackBerry has released a new update for Twitter for BlackBerry legacy devices in the BlackBerry Beta Zone. What’s new? Photo Thumbnail size uniformity In-Tweet media player card Twitter 2-factor Login — Temporary Password […]

Twitter for BlackBerry update for all devices now available!

BlackBerry has just rolled out a huge update for Twitter for BlackBerry! This update is available for BlackBerry devices from legacy to BlackBerry 10, no one has been left out! Check out what’s new for both legacy and Blackberry 10 devices. What’s new for legacy devices: Larger Home Timeline Photo Preview – Tweets with Twitter […]

BBM Channels : The new envy of social media giants?

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 […]

Twitter for legacy BlackBerry devices updated to v4.4.03

BlackBerry has released a very nice update to Twitter for legacy BlackBerry (T4BB) devices. This update takes the version to 4.4.03 and is currently available in BlackBerry World if you have not already updated your device. Be sure to check out all the change logs below. What’s new? Photo Thumbnail size uniformity In-Tweet media player […]

Google Play Will Find Itself On BlackBerry 10 Smartphones Via A Third Party App

News of Google Play not coming to BlackBerry was disappointing to some. So disappointing to one app developer who took it upon himself to make a third party Google Play app! Adrian Sacchi the man behind the app iGrann which is a reverse engineered Instagram app, is developing the Google Play store app. And he […]

The Cross Platform Messaging War Wages On, WhatsApp vs BBM Continue Bashing One Another

Since BBM launched for all, there has been back and forth banter between WhatsApp and BBM fans. More specifically the Facebook WhatsApp page is a fan page and doesn’t belong to WhatsApp. But the fans are raging hard against BBM anyway. They used Batman to get their point across, suggesting that BlackBerry is “dead.” And […]