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WhatsApp calling now official on BlackBerry 10
WhatsApp has been updated to version 2.12.1.2 and the new update makes voice calling official. A couple of days ago WhatsApp announced voice calling support for Windows Phone, and now the company makes the BB version official too. Voice calling has been available in previous beta versions, but it i....more
04/24/2015
BlackBerry Oslo pics leaked
BlackBerry is still releasing new devices. We just saw the release of the BlackBerry Leap in the UK, and now we have a leaked photo of an upcoming BlackBerry Oslo. The BB Oslo features a square design and physical keyboard. BlackBerry Central reported the following specs for the Oslo: more
04/17/2015
BBM messages are not private and secure
BlackBerry touts its encryption and claims BBM messages are completely private, but according to the Wall Street Journal, the company handed over hundreds of messages to Brazilian prosecutors as part of a corruption scandal. Over 100 people were charged with corruption after the BBM messages were reviewed. ....more
04/08/2015
BBM Shop turns one year old
The BBM Shop celebrated its first birthday today. BlackBerry opened the BBM Shop a year ago in an attempt to create a new revenue stream for the struggling company. BlackBerry released some interesting stats for the BBM Shop in celebration of its first birthday. Stickers Sent (since April 1, 2014):....more
04/02/2015
New BlackBerry Leap video released
The BlackBerry Leap has been announced, but we have not seen much of it. Now comes a new hands-on video from BlackBerry to walk you through the Leap. The BlackBerry Leap is a touchscreen device with a generous 5 inch display. The build quality looks great, even though the Leap is targeted at an entry level....more
03/28/2015
BlackBerry-owned Secusmart releases a new tablet
BlackBerry seems to have released a new tablet, sort of. Secusmart, a BlackBerry company, has released a new secure tablet called the Secutablet. The Secutablet was built in conjunction with Samsung and IBM, so it really is just a modified version of the Samsung Tab S 10.5. The Secutablet has enhan....more
03/16/2015
BlackBerry Blend for BB10 updated
BlackBerry has updated BlackBerry Blend today, bringing new features that make it more effective when using it with other devices. New support for timed messages and Android attachments are now included, as well as security improvements. The new update is available in the App World now. BlackBerry ....more
03/16/2015
BlackBerry wins dismissal of shareholder lawsuit
BlackBerry won the dismissal of a lawsuit on Friday accusing the company of misleading investors by painting a misleading picture of BlackBerry10's prospects. U.S. District According to Reuters, Judge Thomas Gr....more
03/14/2015
Two-factor authentication app for BlackBerry 10 released
There are several two-factor authentication apps for BlackBerry, but Cyphercor Inc. is throwing their hat in the ring for BB10. The company announced their native two-factor authentication app for BlackBerry 10. According to the page in the BlackBerry World, the LoginTC app allows users to securely log on t....more
03/12/2015
BlackBerry downgraded, stock falls
BlackBerry was downgraded by Goldman Sachs yesterday and investors are running. Goldman Sachs analysts Simona Jankowski and Doug Clark downgraded BlackBerry from Hold to Sell based in large part on what the analysts see as a "challenging phase." The analysts said the bounce in BlackBerry stock over ....more
03/10/2015
BlackBerry pushes Passport reviews on YouTube
BlackBerry is doing everything it can to promote its hardware these days. With Samsung's announcements at the Mobile World Congress, and Apple's Spring Forward event taking up the headlines, the company is in a fierce battle to stay relevant. BlackBerry is using every online tool available to connect with t....more
03/09/2015
BlackBerry pulls OS 10.3.1 update on older devices
BlackBerry has been forced to pull the OS 10.3 update from the Q10 and Z10 over performance and battery issues. The company received many complaints from users of the older devices and decided to pull the update until it can be worked out. MobileSyrup more
03/08/2015
BBM for Android downloaded 100 million times
BlackBerry announced today that BBM for Android has been downloaded 100 million times. This is a significant milestone for BlackBerry who only opened up BBM to Android in 2013. The company says 100 million installs puts BBM "in the top tier of messaging apps on Google Play." BBM for Android has 3.7 million....more
03/04/2015
BlackBerry to release low cost Leap
BlackBerry is releasing a new low cost device called the BlackBerry Leap. The Leap is expected to retail at $275 and will be a full touchscreen device. The specs are actually not that bad. The Leap will feature a 5 inch display, and run on a 1.5GHz Qualcomm processor and include 2GB of RAM. That basicall....more
03/03/2015
BlackBerry working on fix for screen flickering issue
The BlackBerry Passport is suffering from a random screen flickering issue. The screen seems to flicker at random times, and there appears to be no trigger for the flickering. BlackBerry recently released an update to OS 10.3.1, but the bug persisted. The company is aware of the issue and is working on a f....more
02/23/2015
BlackBerry OS 10.3.1 Officially Released
BlackBerry has released a major update to its operating system today, taking it to OS 10.3.1. The update brings new features to older BlackBerry's who have not been updated in awhile. Newer BlackBerry's like the Passport and Classic have many of these features baked in. If you have a Q or Z series BlackBer....more
02/19/2015
BlackBerry sues Typo again over Typo 2
Typo, the keyboard company backed by Ryan Seacrest isn't having much luck. The company was sued by BlackBerry over its original iPhone keyboard, and BlackBerry won an injunction against sales of Typo's keyboard. Typo went back to the drawing board and made a few changes to their keyboard. According to The ....more
02/17/2015
One more day to get $100 off a BlackBerry Passport
There is one more day to get a big discount on a BlackBerry Passport. It's Valentine's Day and BlackBerry us running a special promotion called "Feel the Love." The company is offering $100 off unlocked black, white, and red versions of the BlackBerry Passport until Monday.
The Red Blac....more
02/14/2015
BlackBerry offering over $100 off Passport for Valentine's Day
BlackBerry is running a special Valentine's Day sales promotion called "Feel the Love."bb The company is offering $100 off unlocked black, white, and red versions of the BlackBerry Passport. The event runs from now until next Monday, February 16, 2015. The black and the white versions of the Blac....more
02/11/2015
BlackBerry OS 10.3.1 update coming February 19
BlackBerry continues to develop its BB 10 operating system. According to a new report, BlackBerry will roll out the next version of their OS, 10.3.1, on Thursday, February 19, 2015. The new update will include some new features, the biggest of which will be a Siri-like virtual assistant. BlackBer....more
02/09/2015
Evernote drops support for BlackBerry 7 and PlayBook
Evernote is a very popular note taking app known for being accessible on virtually any platform. They support all major mobile and desktop devices, and have been used by BlackBerry users for years. Evernote is doing some house cleaning and they've decided to drop support for older versions of BlackBerry....more
01/20/2015
Whatsapp for BlackBerry 10 updated
Although BlackBerry would prefer all its user use BBM, there are other messaging apps for BlackBerry. WhatsApp is probably the most popular messaging app in the world, and they have recently updated their app for BlackBerry 10. Users should already see an update for Whatsapp in the BlackBerry App World. more
01/20/2015
BBM coming to Android Wear
BlackBerry is on a bit of a roll in their comeback effort. In addition to launching new hardware in the BlackBerry Passport and Classic, BlackBerry also released BBM on rival platforms Android and iOS. The company has done quite well monetizing BBM. They apparently signed up 140 million new users and made ....more
01/08/2015
BlackBerry removes Flash support from OS 10.3.1
BlackBerry has removed support for Flash in its latest OS, but the company did not make a bid deal about it. Some BlackBerry Classic users noticed the lack of support and the questions started flying. BlackBerry explained its decision to remove support for flash in a recent knowledge base article. more
01/06/2015
Forbes - BlackBerry stuck in the past
It appears some people are not very excited about BlackBerry going back to its roots with the BlackBerry Classic. In a response to John Chen's blog post yesterday touting the BlackBerry Classic, Forbes has run a piece by Ewan Spence slamming BlackBerry and even calling them disingenuous. more
10/30/2014
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