Cowabunga! TMNT and Sponge Bob stickers arrive in the BBM Shop!

Cowabunga! TMNT and Sponge Bob stickers arrive in the BBM Shop!

A little Friday fun has now appeared in the BBM Shop. I suspected they would be arriving, given they started appearing last night but finally, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and SpongeBob Squarepants BBM stickers have now finally arrived. With the TMNT pack, you get the usual suspects including Leonardo, Michelangelo, Raphael, Donatello and Shredder, all for $1.99. If TMNT aren't your flavor,...

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Box, Dropbox and OneDrive updates now available

Box, Dropbox and OneDrive update now available

If you use any of cloud storage services which are integrated into BlackBerry 10, then you may have seen the updates available for them today. Box, Dropbox and OneDrive have all received an update today. There is no changelog but it does look like Box and Dropbox have new flat icons. You can now also auto-upload pictures and videos to Dropbox. A feature I have been wanting for a long time. It...

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Deal of the Day: BlackBerry Z10 Transform Hard Shell Case

Deal of the Day: BlackBerry Z10 Transform Hard Shell Case

The ultra-thin BlackBerry Transform Hard Shell provides a flip to stand feature, which allows you to easily charge or enjoy media on your Z10. This case provides access to all ports and is exceptionally designed to allow seamless swiping and gesturing on your display. Get yours in black, white or red today for just $16.95!

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AntiVirus, Contact Manager and Instant all go on sale for the next two weeks

Sale

Sale time once again. AntiVirus, Max Contact Manager and Instant have all been popular on BlackBerry 10, even though Instant is less than two weeks old at the time of writing this. All three apps are currently on sale in BlackBerry World, so if you didn't pick one or more of them up the first time around, you may want to take advantage of the pricing now? Here's a quick breakdown of the...

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Lion King and Suzy's Zoo stickers arrive in the BBM Shop!

Lion King and Suzy's Zoo stickers arrive in the BBM Shop!

Another batch of BBM Stickers has been released and this around for $1.99, there's two options to choose from. Either the Lion King, which features favorites such as Simba, Timon, Pumbaa, Scar and more. Sadly, there's no Rafiki, so keep that in mind. The other pack now available is Suzy's Zoo, the creations of Suzy Spafford and featuring her characters Suzy Ducken, Jack Quacker, Corky Turtle,...

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Toysoft Development apps go on sale, get them while they're hot

Toysoft Development apps go on sale, get them while they're hot

We've reviewed a handful of apps developed by Toysoft Development previously, with some I continue to use regularly. They've put up a few of their most popular apps on sale before and now they've done it again. Have a look at the list and see if any you've been thinking about purchasing have been included this time around. Toysoft Development apps for sale Power Tools $3.99 to $1.99...

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BlackBerry 'Visa' and 'Victoria' could be the next devices with interesting keyboards

With the BlackBerry Passport, BlackBerry is introducing their new three-row keyboard. While the verdict is still out on how BlackBerry users will feel about it, it's starting to look as though there are already plans to continue with that styling even further. Generally, I don't give patents much weight. BlackBerry files patents all day long and now even have a dedicated business unit handling...

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New display and sync options in the latest update to ReadItNow!

New display and sync options in the latest update to ReadItNow!

I am always glad when one of my favorite apps receives an update. This time around it is ReadItNow!. There hasn't been an update to the app for a while as the developer had other side projects but he has now returned to working on improving and updating all of his apps. A couple of new features have been added to this latest ReadItNow! update, as well as fixes and improvements. What's new in...

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Evernote for BlackBerry 10 receiving small update with bug fixes

Evernote for BlackBerry 10 receiving small update with bug fixes

Evernote is has started a roll of a small update to their BlackBerry 10 app through BlackBerry World. The updated version, noted as v5.4.2.499, doesn't come with a massive change log but instead keeps it rather simple. Bug fixes and miscellaneous improvements are all the noted but that's good enough for me. The update should be showing now in BlackBerry World, so everyone can grab it if you...

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Deal of the Day: 83% off BlackBerry Micro-USB Travel Charger

Deal of the Day: 83% off BlackBerry Micro-USB Travel Charger

This OEM charger is awesome for traveling or simply using at home or the office. It features a 3 foot cable and folding blades that make it easy to store anywhere! Use it for any micro-USB BlackBerry device and enjoy a safe, reliable charge from start to finish. Best of all, it's only $4.95 today!

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Location based reminders on your BlackBerry 10 device thanks to Reminder Now

Reminder Now

Fresh into BlackBerry World today is the latest offering from Emberify and this one's called Reminder Now. Reminder Now is hot off the press so I've not yet had the chance to test it out, although I will in due course. I would imagine that it isn't an app that everyone will want to use, but taking a guess I think it may be one of those ones that once you use it - you can't be without. As...

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A cool gaming frenzy with Elements War - Free today from Amazon

Elements War

Another beauty has appeared today as Amazon's 'free app of the day' and it goes by the name of Elements War. It's not a game I've heard of before and it's kind of hard to explain but here goes my best shot. Or just jump into the Amazon Appstore and grab it for yourself. Elements War is described in Google Play as being a chain reaction game and that's pretty much what happens. You'll see a...

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PillPad receives minor update, on sale for a limited time!

PillPad receives minor update, on sale for a limited time!

By now you should all be familiar with PillPad, the medication tracking application for BlackBerry 10. Whether your are tracking simply to organize your prescriptions or using this application to present a comprehensive list to Doctors during appointments, it offers many practical uses for managing your daily regimen. As shown below, the change log in this update is rather small. However,...

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BBM Money

Although BBM Money was announced back in 2013, we've not really heard much about it on a large level but BlackBerry is now finally ready to make some more moves with it and has announced a series of new initiatives today that will enhance the mobile payment capabilities for users of BBM. Initiatives they note will, take the ability to connect and share using BBM Money one step further and...

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Porsche Design P'9983 Photo Gallery

Porsche Design P'9983 Photo Gallery

Now that the Porsche Design P'9983 is official and the covers have been taken off the device, we're getting some of those glorious high res images coming in. Taking a closer look at the device, you can see the sculpted keys and how they offer up a rather awesome 3D look. It's a look I personally wouldn't mind seeing on shall we say more consumer affordable devices. Overall, the Porsche Design...

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Official Porsche Design P'9983 Features and Specs

Official Porsche Design P'9983 Features and Specs

Now that the Porsche Design P'9983 is official, so are the specs for the device. As BlackBerry puts it, 'the Porsche Design P'9983 smartphone from BlackBerry combines a unique stylish design from an iconic, timeless brand with the fluid and effortless productivity experience of BlackBerry 10 technology' and while many thought the BlackBerry Passport would be the first device to arrive with...

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Verizon Wireless: We won't support Wi-Fi calling until mid-2015

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A Verizon Wireless executive stated this week that the company won't be adding support for Wi-Fi calling for its smartphones until sometime in mid-2015, stating that it will take "some technological work in our network to make it available." FierceWireless reports that Verizon Communications CFO Fran Shammo made those comments as part of an address for the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Media...

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The Porsche Design BlackBerry P'9983 gets officially announced

P'9983

No sooner than I finish up the P'9983 video post, an email arrives in my inbox from BlackBerry with the official press release to go along with the latest Porsche Design BlackBerry. I know that most of us won't be going down the P'9983 route due to it costing a small fortune, but it's still nice to see the partnership going strong and for the lucky folk that do purchase the device, it looks...

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On video for the first time - The Porsche Design BlackBerry P'9983

On video for the first time - The Porsche Design BlackBerry P'9983

As this post goes live the Porsche Design BlackBerry P'9983 is being unveiled at an event in Dubai. We can't be there ourselves but if you've been keeping an eye on things you'll know that I'm attending an event next week for the P'9983 at Harrods in London. Over on their YouTube channel BlackBerry have released the promotional video for the P'9983 and although we had seen images of it...

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