One of the bonuses for developers that got qualified apps submitted in time was that they could trade in their Dev Alpha device for a limited edition one. Now this was all good until BlackBerry stated that they were having issues with CDMA carriers for the Limited Edition device. Well the Inside BlackBerry DevBlog has [...]
Verizon confirmed today that they will be carrying both the BlackBerry Z10 and the BlackBerry Q10. Thorsten Heins had already said that Verizon would be carrying the new BlackBerry 10 phones, but Verizon went ahead and confirmed it anyway. Not really surprising since they have always carried BlackBerry phones. What is surprising is their pricing [...]
Thorsten has announced that across vary price points the BB10 Z10 will be available in March in the Americas across the 4 major carriers. ATT and Verizon will start taking preorders today for the phones, while in UK the phones are already on sale tonight at 5pm. More to come
Developers applied for the Limited Edition BlackBerry 10 Devices to be used on Verizon but were declined. So RIM sent out an email to say that they weren’t getting them. But not the reason why. Hit the break to read the email from Research In Motion.
Verizon Reports Strong Revenue and Customer Growth for Verizon Wireless and FiOS Services in 4Q 2012
NEW YORK – Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) today reported strong customer and revenue growth in Verizon Wireless and Verizon FiOS services in fourth-quarter 2012 — positioning the company well for 2013. Verizon Wireless reported record-setting customer additions in the quarter, while Verizon FiOS customer additions were higher in fourth-quarter 2012 than in the [...]
A new ‘Powerful Answers’ campaign by Verizon showcases the power of technology to solve any problem. As devices become more interconnected Verizon wants to play a apart in the future connection points these new devices will help address. RIMs wholly owned subsidiary QNX already dominates the operating system in medical devices and much of the [...]
We have been seeing a lot of information both officially and leaked on the Blackberry Z10. We now have an image of the BlackBerry Z10 in both white and black on Verizon’s website. Now this page is apparently not live at this time but we do expect to see it go live in the coming [...]
LAS VEGAS–Verizon Wireless (NYSE:VZ), AT&T Mobility (NYSE:T), Sprint Nextel (NYSE:S) and T-Mobile USA each confirmed they will support Research In Motion’s (NASDAQ:RIMM) BlackBerry 10 platform this year, giving RIM a shot in the arm three weeks ahead of its Jan. 30 BB10 unveiling.
**Update** After talking to @sleepy2009 the images found here appear to be just a demo Z10 phone and not the actual working device. Looks like we’re getting a more all around view of the BlackBerry 10 Z10 (L Series) with more Verizon branding at the back. These shots come from TaoBao.com where the Z10 phone is listed [...]
As we approach the launch of BlackBerry 10 we have started to see a lot of leaked images of the BlackBerry Z10 (or whatever the official name ends up being). Up until now we really haven’t seen any carrier branded BlackBerry 10 devices, which or course was leaving us wondering how visible the branding would [...]
Verizon Wireless has started opt-in free advertising. You will get sent an email or text and you can choose whether or not to receive the advertising. Beginning this week, Verizon Wireless plans to reach out to some of its consumer customers asking them to opt-in to participate in a new initiative called Verizon Selects, which [...]
Verizon customers are getting nice set of early holiday gifts today, this one with a new official OS being pushed out to the BlackBerry Curve 9370, OS 188.8.131.525. You can check for the OS update by going to Options>Device>Software Updates or by plugging your Curve in to a PC and us desktop manager to check for updates. Or if [...]
Verizon customers will be happy to know that there is a new official OS being pushed out to the BlackBerry Torch 9850 as well, we just told you about the update for the Blackberry Bold 9930, OS 7.1.755. You can check for the OS update by going to Options>Device>Software Updates or by plugging your Bold [...]
Verizon customers will be happy to know that there is a new official OS being pushed out to the BlackBerry Bold 9930, OS 184.108.40.2065. You can check for the OS update by going to Options>Device>Software Updates or by plugging your Bold 9930 in to a PC and us desktop manager to check for updates. Or [...]
Most of the time cellular companies are painted in a bad light. And why wouldn’t they be? Big corporation that wants your money. It’s nice to read about something positive amongst the tragedy. Verizon is generously not charging for domestic voice and text usage from October 29th and November 16th 2012. In their official statement [...]
Verizon launched their own app store over two years ago for Blackberry and Android devices. Now they are announcing the end of the store in a statement: Verizon Apps Closing January 2013 Verizon set out to create an app storefront, offering device optimization, security and simplicity for developers. Verizon Apps launched in March 2010— the [...]
Verizon Adds New Voice And Messaging Alerts Will Help Customers Monitor And Manage Their Wireless Usage
New Alerts Complement Company’s Lineup of Account Management Tools BASKING RIDGE, NJ — Verizon Wireless customers with limited monthly allowances for voice calls and messaging services will soon have a new tool to help them monitor and manage their usage. Starting in October, customers will begin receiving free, automatic text message and email alerts when [...]
Some great information on the BlackBerry 10 L Series/Laguna has leaked out. The Verizon document shows the spec list for the L-Series device. The processor will be Qualcomm SnapDragon MSM8960 with a LTE Band 13 700MHz radio.
Today being the official iPhone launch day it seems that many were on edge about just what Apple would reveal as the new iPhone 5, as a hardcore Blackberry user and believer in my opinion, the iPhone has come up short, simply. Being the clear winner when it comes to device choice now is slowly being edge [...]
During an interview with CNET yesterday, Big Red’s (Verizon) Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) Tami Erwin confirmed that they will be offering BlackBerry 10 at launch in Q1 of 2013. Other devices headed to Big Red Windows Phone 8, iOS and Android devices. No other information was offered at the time of the interview, but I [...]