Last Chance: Win a FREE BlackBerry Passport from CrackBerry.com!

BlackBerry Passport

Last Chance CrackBerry Nation!! Friendly reminder here that this contest closes on Tuesday, September 23rd at midnight PST. If you haven't entered yet, do it now! This is it CrackBerry Nation. This is your chance to win a BlackBerry Passport from CrackBerry.com. With launch events scheduled in Toronto, London and Dubai for September 24th, we're nearing the release of the latest and easily...

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Porsche Design BlackBerry P'9983 unboxing

P'9983

With any new BlackBerry it's tradition for it to be unboxed on video. The luxurious Porsche Design BlackBerry P'9983 is most definitely worthy and I suspect that if you can afford the hefty £1400 ($2000) price tag, you will want to see what you're getting for your money. Running BlackBerry 10.3 straight out of the box, the BlackBerry P'9983 is the third in the Porsche Design/BlackBerry...

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Deal of the Day: BlackBerry Screen Protectors (2-Pack) for Q10

Deal of the Day: BlackBerry Screen Protectors (2-Pack) for Q10

The BlackBerry Q10 Screen Protectors add the protection you need against scratches and smudges for everyday use. These protectors are custom designed to fit your Q10 and are easy to apply and remove. Get yours today for only $4.95!

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Last week, BlackBerry held a press event in the very rich location of Dubai to formally introduce its new limited edition Porsche Design P'9983 smartphone. Now the company has released a new video that offers a quick recap of the event itself. As you might expect, holding the event in Dubai gave the video crew license to show off the extremely large man-made islands that are located in Dubai...

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Here's how to watch and chat about Wednesday's BlackBerry Passport press event

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Wednesday will be the day of BlackBerry's biggest press event in over a year as the company officially takes the covers off its next smartphone, the BlackBerry Passport. Today, the company offered some info on how anyone with an Internet connection will be able to watch the festivities. While BlackBerry is holding press events in Toronto, London and Dubai on Wednesday, the rest of the world...

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BlackBerry Travel and LinkedIn updated to support the BlackBerry Passport

BlackBerry Travel and LinkedIn updated to support the BlackBerry Passport

We're less than 24 hours away from the launch of the BlackBerry Passport and developers are starting to update there apps to support BlackBerry OS 10.3 and of course for upcoming devices. This includes BlackBerry made apps as well as other social media apps. Today, we see that BlackBerry Travel and LinkedIn have been updated with bug fixes as well as support for the BlackBerry Passport. I guess...

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The BlackBerry P'9983 gets its UK launch at Harrods

P'9983

If you are in London and are feeling bored why not pop along to Harrods and pick yourself up the new Porsche Design BlackBerry P'9983? The device will only set you back a whopping £1400, which is even more than its two predecessors - the P'9981 and P'9982. I'll keep this short and sweet as we will have an unboxing video of the new device up later on in the day. What I will tease you with is...

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BlackBerry Passport set for Indian launch on September 29

BlackBerry Passport

BlackBerry is all set to unveil the Passport in simultaneous events in Toronto, London and Dubai on September 24, with the device scheduled to be available in these markets immediately. Indian Blackberry fans will not have to wait much longer to get their hands on the latest from Blackberry either, as the Canadian manufacturer is set to launch the Passport in India on September 29. The...

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BlackBerry Classic caught on video!

BlackBerry Classic caught on video!

While we're only mere days away from the official unveiling of the BlackBerry Passport, the next device in the BlackBerry release line up has just now appeared in a new video. Yes, that would be the BlackBerry Classic in case you weren't sure. Coming to us from @DHabkirk and DTBlackBerry, this is pretty much the best look at the BlackBerry Classic to date aside from when BlackBerry CEO John...

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Phone Tap updated with a call blocking feature

Phone Tap updated with a call blocking feature

There are often times we need to be able to record phone calls, perhaps for business purposes. We looked at an app that could do this before called Phone Tap, made by the developer of HUB++. It has been going through some changes in the UI and has recently had a new feature added - Call blocking. This has also prompted a new name for the app - Phone Tap - Call Blocker, to reflect the change. It...

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Deal of the Day: Incipio FREQUENCY Case for BlackBerry Q10

Deal of the Day: Incipio FREQUENCY Case for BlackBerry Q10

Offering full wrap-around protection, the FREQUENCY Case is crafted with a shock-absorbing polymer and is designed with a transparent response deco pattern. This music influenced case offers a smooth, unique and protective design for your BlackBerry Q10 in both black and pink. Get yours today for just $14.95!

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BlackBerry Passport will cost $599 without subsidies

BlackBerry Passport will cost $599 without subsidies

The upcoming BlackBerry Passport will cost $599 without a contract in the US, according to what BlackBerry CEO John Chen told The Wall Street Journal in a interview published today. This means that the price of the Passport should be a bit cheaper than comparable smartphones. That's a deliberate decision, according to Chen. He stated, ".... I figure that to try to get the market interested,...

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EE, Vodafone to acquire Phones 4u stores and safeguard hundreds of jobs

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UK retailer Phones 4u has recently gone into administration, announcing the closure of 700 stores and placing 5,600 positions at risk. Luckily for those involved, there is - at least - some light at the end of this tunnel with multiple parties picking up stores and absorbing employees, including both EE and Vodafone. EE is set to acquire 58 stores from Phones 4u, safeguarding 359 jobs. On...

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200 free copies of QuickPost available today

200 free copies of QuickPost available today

Update: 300 copies added (500 in total) One of my most used apps on BlackBerry 10 is QuickPost. The social media app that allows you to push out an update to multiple accounts in one. It supports the popular social media sites, such as Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and even includes BBM Channels. What is great about it is that it integrates into the accounts on your device meaning there isn't...

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Deal of the Day: BlackBerry Soft Shell for Bold 9930, 9900

Deal of the Day: BlackBerry Soft Shell for Bold 9930, 9900

Made from high-performance, flexible, plastic-like material the BlackBerry Soft Shell gives the back and sides of your Bold a protective barrier against accidental bumps and scratches. Choose from 3 different colors and pick yours up today for only $3.95!

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BlackBerry Blend appearing in users download lists in BlackBerry World

This is more of a PSA then anything but here it goes. As some folks have noticed, BlackBerry Blend has started appearing in the 'My World' section of BlackBerry World. As folks are noticing, you can't do anything with it as of yet and even clicking on it leads to an error. That's because it's not ready and well, BlackBerry hasn't even officially announced it or even really acknowledged it as...

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Get hours of matching fun with Breakfast Saga, 100 copies up for grabs

Get hours of matching fun with Breakfast Saga, 100 copies up for grabs

The candy craze may not be over quite yet, or at least that is what this latest game would lead you to believe. However, this newest release from BlackBerry 10 developer Marco Gallo is a completely different match-3 game. As such, the look and feel of it cannot be compared to Candy Crush or any other three-in-a-row game. Previously available to download in the BlackBerry Beta Zone, the...

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Deal of the Day: 50% off Tru Protection Anti-Glare Film for BlackBerry Q10

Deal of the Day: 50% off Tru Protection Anti-Glare Film for BlackBerry Q10

Tru Protection has utilized the highest grade materials and cutting-edge technologies to create a screen film worthy of protecting your BlackBerry Q10. Equipped with a high-gloss crystal finish and specially formulated for the display, installation is simple with an innovative static cling adhesive and a precise die-cut fit. This 2-pack is yours today for only $9.95!

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One developer, five apps and 10,000 free copies to give away!

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If this title didn't attract your attention I don't think anything will! We recently published a BlackBerry 10 app giveaway from developer Saper-ek, where I gave you a quick video demo of Text Twister, which I really liked, and we gave away 2000 copies of the app using a redemption code. The developer was obviously pretty impressed with the coverage as he has been back in touch and as well...

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BlackBerry App Roundup for September 19, 2014

BlackBerry App Roundup for September 19, 2014

Howdy CrackBerry nation! Today is Friday and you know what that means, we are less than one week away from the BlackBerry Passport launch events! There are no words to express how elated I am over this fact and certainly something we are all looking forward to. There were also a few welcome announcements regarding new partnerships including Tango and Hootsuite which you should definitely take a...

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