Grab 40 free apps and games on Amazon's App Store

Amazon App Store

The Amazon App Store has yet another deal under way before the new month kicks in. For the next day or so, you're able to download around 40 apps and games (depending on your location). Total savings are over $140, making it well worth checking out if you own supported hardware. Here's a list of affected apps and games: ai.type Keyboard Plus Alpha Wave Amelia and Terror of The Night beFunky...

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Amazon offer up another classic game for free today. This time it's Fruit Ninja

Fruit Ninja

I can't say I've ever played Fruit Ninja up until today. Sure, I've had my fair share of Android devices but somehow I must have missed out on this one, although I certainly know the name and how popular it's been. If you're rocking a BlackBerry 10 device you can pick up Fruit Ninja for free today as it's Amazons featured freebie and yes, we love them for that. I tested the game out on my...

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Call us crazy, but we're dropping the price of these BlackBerry Z10 batteries today to just $12.95!

You can't always recharge your BlackBerry Z10 when you'd like to, but with an extra OEM BlackBerry 1800mAh L-S1 battery on hand you can always talk, type and work as long as you need to. Keep it in your briefcase, pocket or purse and stay powered up and ready to get the job done!

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EE switches on 150 Mbps 4G+ network in London

EE

EE customers in London will be able to enjoy blazing fast speeds on their smartphones and tablets as the carrier announced the completion of its 4G+ (LTE-A) network in the city. Live at 150 sites across London, EE's LTE-A network allows you to download at 150 Mbps on a compatible device. The carrier has stated that users in an area with 4G+ connectivity will see speeds up to 90Mbps, going up...

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BlackBerry Passport pre-orders now live in Indonesia

BlackBerry Passport pre-orders now live in Indonesia

If you live in Indonesia and have been waiting for the BlackBerry Passport to arrive, we have some good news for you. Both, Indosat and XL have now started taking pre-orders for the device with special offers included. Indosat is willing to give the device away with along with a Luminox Watch should you opt to go for one of their Matrix Super Plans while XL, through SmartBuy, Elevenia and...

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New BBM update for Windows Phone adds improvements in notifications and more

New BBM update for Windows Phone adds improvements in notifications and more

BlackBerry has updated the Windows Phone version of its BBM messenger app, adding improvements to its notifications. a new invite screen and more additions and changes. Here's the full changelog of what's new in the 1.2.0.12 version Improved notifications: View a message preview outside of BBM including the sender and chat content. New emoticons: 16 new emoticons have been added to bring...

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Axiom puts the BlackBerry Passport through some extreme drop testing

Axiom puts the BlackBerry Passport through some extreme drop testing

While Axiom was busy kicking off sales of the BlackBerry Passport in Saudi Arabia, their UAE YouTube channel decided to do some testing with the device. In what will most certainly be a painful video for those waiting for their BlackBerry Passport to arrive, we get a close look at an 'extreme drop test' done on the latest BlackBerry smartphone, which ends rather well all things considered....

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Organize your home screen with App Gap for BlackBerry 10

Organize your home screen with App Gap for BlackBerry 10

As a former BlackBerry theme addict, there are times I found myself wishing I could rearrange the icons on my BlackBerry 10 home screen so that my wallpaper could be prominently displayed. Usually, what I wound up doing is created a whole new page with one icon for the desired effect. One developer took it upon themselves to code an application to accomplish this so that you get the full...

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John Chen: BlackBerry Classic is for you

BlackBerry Classic

The recently-released BlackBerry Passport is just one of the new things that's coming to BlackBerry fans — there's the BlackBerry Classic coming as well, bringing the, well, classic BlackBerry trackpad and control buttons to the modern BlackBerry 10.3 OS. The Classic is expected by the end of the year, but in the meantime, BlackBerry CEO John Chen is engaging in some rallying of the troops. He...

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Pick up this 2-pack of BlackBerry Q10 screen protectors today for only $4.95!

Pick up this 2-pack of BlackBerry Q10 screen protectors today for only $4.95!

This 2-pack of OEM screen protectors is designed to fit your BlackBerry Q10's display perfectly and help prevent unwanted scratches from items like keys, change and even dirt and other debris. Today you can save 67% off the list price and pick up one (or two) packs of these durable protectors while they last!

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10.3 support gets added to Evolution Browser for BlackBerry 10

Evolution Browser

We all know that the native browser on BlackBerry 10 kicks butt. That certainly doesn't take away the need for third party ones and Evolution Browser with Ad Blocker is without doubt a firm favorite of mine. With the BlackBerry Passport now on sale, the Classic coming in the next couple of months and 10.3 dropping for all other BlackBerry 10 handsets soon (I hope), the developer has updated...

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French company 3SI Group commit to BES10

French company 3SI Group commit to BES10

Some nice Enterprise news has come out of France today. As you'll see in the following press release, 3SI Group are making the transition from legacy BlackBerry devices, over to BlackBerry 10 and who can blame them! In terms of device numbers they are not huge, but it's yet again more proof that BlackBerry are indeed doing things right. In addition to the current BlackBerry Bolds that are...

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500 copies of Noted up for grabs

500 copies of Noted up for grabs

One of the most used productivity applications on my BlackBerry is Noted, the popular memo/text editor application that tracks your to-dos and other important information while on the go. All of them are stored in place for convenience and it offers plenty of customizable settings to make sure you check off every box so that nothing is left undone. If you are looking for a solid, well-...

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Add some spooky fun to your BBM with a new Halloween sticker pack

Add some spooky fun to your BBM with a new Halloween sticker pack

It's almost Halloween and to help celebrate the occasion, the BBM Shop has just been loaded up with a brand new Halloween sticker pack. It's a simple pack with spooky houses, ghosts, pumpkins and of course, candy to add some fun to your BBM. Unfortunately, the pack isn't free but it's cheaper than most of the recent packs that have arrived. You can call it yours for only $.99 and it should be...

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BlackBerry Z30 returns to the Verizon Wireless site

BlackBerry Z30 returns to the Verizon Wireless site

If you're a Verizon customer who has been on the hunt for a BlackBerry Z30, you might have noticed the device disappeared from the carriers website for pretty much three months. Many said it was on backorder, many said production on it had stopped, many said Verizon just simply decided to stop carrying it and while we might never know the full reason for its disappearance, we can now say it has...

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BlackBerry Classic launch apparently moved to December

BlackBerry Classic launch apparently moved to December

Since April, BlackBerry fans looking to get their hands on a BlackBerry Classic have had a November timeframe of release to look toward based on comments from BlackBerry CEO John Chen, but it seems somewhere along the line, that launch window changed a bit and we'll have to wait a bit longer. When John Chen spoke at the MIT Enterprise Forum in Hong Kong, the video captured from that event...

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HTML5 specs finally finalized

HTML5 specs finally finalized

The World Wide Web Consortium, or W3C, has announced that it has finally finalized the specs for the HTML5 standard after almost eight years of work. This should allow rich content to work seamlessly across desktop and mobile platforms. Though parts of HTML5 have been used by web developers over the years, the final W3C recommendation is now ready. W3C head Jeff Jaffe said of the standard...

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BlackBerry CEO: 'BlackBerry as a technology company will survive and do well'

BlackBerry CEO John Chen wants to make that clear. It's a message he has been delivering across several outlets as of late, be it LinkedIn Op-Eds, while he's speaking at Technology Forums in Hong Kong or heading up earnings calls and while there's still some naysayers out there, the message is starting to stick for many. The conversations have changed from can John Chen save the patient to...

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Sprint flips the switch on Spark in 17 new markets

Sprint flips the switch on Spark in 17 new markets

Sprint announced today that it has flipped the switch on Spark in 17 new markets. Spark is the branded name of Sprint's enhanced 4G LTE service, which the carrier says can currently bring wireless speeds of 50-60 Mbps. Below is a list of the new markets covered starting today: Bay City, MI Cleveland, OH Columbus, OH Denver, CO Flint, MI Henderson, NC Midland, MI Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN...

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Password Keeper for BlackBerry 10 updated with new features and security enhancements!

Password Keeper on BlackBerry 10 is one of those tools where if you use it, you're not sure how you lived without it and now, it's even better than before. A new update filtering through BlackBerry World brings the often overlooked app into v10.3.0.54, and it is perhaps the biggest update to Password Keeper we've seen in quite a while. Thankfully, BlackBerry included a full change log for...

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