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Sep 23, 2016 BlackBerry's Android Camera app updated with usability enhancements and bug fixes
For those of you out there using a Priv or a DTEK50, you'll want to load up the Google Play store and get the latest BlackBerry Camera update downloaded. For this update, BlackBerry has added some usability enhancements and fixed up a few bugs some might hit folks. Also on the list of improvements is the ability to turn on the flashlight when taking photos. Continue Reading →
Sep 20, 2016 How to set up the BlackBerry Hub widget on Android
The BlackBerry Hub app for Android has been updated on a regular basis the past few months and with each update, new features are added. In the latest update, the Hub Widget has been added. It allows you to add one of three views to your homescreen. Continue Reading →
Sep 16, 2016 Have you switched to a Priv or DTEK50 from a BlackBerry 10 phone?
BlackBerry now has two Android-powered phones on the market and that raises the question of how many BlackBerry 10 users have made to jump to either a Priv or a DTEK50. So, let's put some numbers behind that question. If you switched to a Priv or a DTEK50 from a BlackBerry 10 phone, let us know in our poll. Continue Reading →
Sep 13, 2016 You can now grab a BlackBerry Priv from Rogers for $0 on contract
Although the BlackBerry Priv has been available for Rogers Enterprise customers for free on contract for a while now, the Canadian carrier has finally decided to move that pricing over to the consumer side of their services. Continue Reading →
Sep 11, 2016 How to check your keyboard stats on the BlackBerry Priv or DTEK50
As part of the September update for the BlackBerry Keyboard app on Android, BlackBerry introduced a new feature called Keyboard Stats. As the name implies, keyboard stats offers up detailed statistics about your BlackBerry keyboard usage such as characters typed, words predicted, emoji used, how many words were auto corrected and more. If you're interested in those details, here's how you can access them. Continue Reading →
Sep 08, 2016 BlackBerry Hub, Keyboard, Calendar and more for Android updated!
For about the past week now the BlackBerry Beta Zone has been busy rolling out a ton of updates and now, the time has come to move some of those beta releases into official status. Continue Reading →
Sep 07, 2016 BlackBerry to return to Korean market with Priv launch on Sept. 20
It has been three years since BlackBerry exited the Korean market but the company appears all set to make a return by announcing availability of the BlackBerry Priv there at a launch event taking place on September 20. Continue Reading →
Sep 06, 2016 BlackBerry now rolling out September Android security patch for Priv and DTEK50
As expected, thanks to the heads up from the beta releases, BlackBerry has now started rolling out the September Android security patch update for Priv and DTEK50 owners. Continue Reading →
Aug 30, 2016 BlackBerry Hub+ App Suite beta updates now arriving for Priv and DTEK50
If you've updated your Priv or DTEK50 to the latest beta OS releases available, you might as well grab the newly updated beta apps too. Although they started to roll out through Google Play in smaller batches earlier, they have now reached a larger audience. Continue Reading →
Aug 28, 2016 BlackBerry rolls out their latest Android beta build to some Priv owners
Ahead of the general monthly security patch update, which should around September 5th, BlackBerry has now pushed out their latest beta release for [Priv](/blackberry-priv) owners through the BlackBerry Beta Zone. Unfortunately, it's not for everyone but instead is specifically for those running AT&T, Canadian carrier, and AsiaPac devices. This release, when downloaded should appear as AAG202 / AAG191 with security patch level showing September 5th. Continue Reading →
Aug 24, 2016 Pick up an unlocked BlackBerry Priv for just $299 again!
Right now you can grab an unlocked BlackBerry Priv for $299 again at eBay. This is quite a steal for the phone that began selling at nearly $800, so don't wait too long if you are interested. Continue Reading →
Aug 15, 2016 BlackBerry Priv and DTEK50 first to be fully patched against all QuadRooter vulnerabilities
BlackBerry is rolling out a patch against the QuadRooter exploit to the Priv and DTEK50 starting today. Continue Reading →
Aug 11, 2016 BlackBerry lowers Priv pricing through ShopBlackBerry for a limited time!
While the DTEK50 is getting the most of the attention thanks to it being the latest BlackBerry device available, there's still plenty of love for the Priv to go around and if you've been waiting for a sale from BlackBerry, your patience has been rewarded. Continue Reading →
Aug 04, 2016 This guy caught all 142 North American Pokémon in Pokémon Go using his BlackBerry Priv
His name is Roberto Vazquez and according to a new report from CBC, after three and a half weeks, 266 kilometres and 25 pounds later he has managed to catch all 142 Pokemon available in North America using his BlackBerry Priv. Continue Reading →
Aug 03, 2016 BlackBerry pushes new features and enhancements to its Hub, Camera and other apps
BlackBerry has updated their apps in Google Play for their Android powered smartphones. As usual, BlackBerry pushes an update for most, if not, all their apps in Google Play and this time around is no different. There are new features added, not just your regular bug fixes and improvements. Continue Reading →
Aug 01, 2016 BlackBerry now rolling out August 5 Android security patch for Priv
Priv owners who purchased their phones from ShopBlackBerry, Amazon or have devices that are otherwise factory unlocked can now download the August 5 Android security update. Continue Reading →
Jul 29, 2016 BlackBerry rolls out their latest Priv Marshmallow beta to Beta Zone members
A little something for Priv owners as we head into the weekend. As noted on the BlackBerry Beta Zone, a new Android Marshmallow build is available to Priv owners who have signed up for the beta releases. Continue Reading →
Jul 18, 2016 Check out Buno an alternative note-taking app
I’ve been looking for a new note-taking app since Evernote recently made changes to their services and one app became available not too long ago - Buno. The name is short for Bucket Notes and while it’s simple in nature it has proved quite useful for my note-taking activities. Continue Reading →
Jul 13, 2016 How to install Android Marshmallow on your AT&T branded Priv when not using an AT&T SIM
Now that AT&T has officially released Android Marshmallow for the BlackBerry Priv, I'm sure many of you out there who took advantage of those unlocked AT&T branded Priv deals but not actually using the device on AT&T are wondering how you can get in on the Marshmallow action as well. Here's how it can be done. Continue Reading →
Jul 09, 2016 BlackBerry Keyboard beta update for Priv brings a mix of changes
As part of their ongoing beta updates rolling out through the BlackBerry Beta Zone for Priv owners, BlackBerry has released a new version of the BlackBerry Keyboard app. Continue Reading →
Jul 07, 2016 Check out the new BlackBerry Priv TV ad!
As we noted previously, BlackBerry has amped up their advertising efforts as of late. Now, another new video ad has been created to compliment the marketing campaign for the launch of the pop-up store in Manhattan's Brookfield Place. Continue Reading →
Jul 06, 2016 BlackBerry Priv gets the July 5 Android security patch
The BlackBerry Priv has begun receiving the July 5 Android security patch, which fixes a number of vulnerabilities. Continue Reading →
Jun 29, 2016 BlackBerry offers up to $225 off phones at its New York pop-up store
BlackBerry is currently running a Summer Spectacular sale at its New York pop-up store, offering up to $225 off BlackBerry smartphones along with a free accessory bundle through July 12. Continue Reading →
Jun 24, 2016 Android Marshmallow Beta 7 released for BlackBerry Priv owners
The Android Marshmallow beta updates are still coming and today a new beta update has been released for the BlackBerry Priv. This is now the seventh beta update to be released and as has been the case with previous roll outs, it is not available for all users. Continue Reading →
Jun 22, 2016 BlackBerry launches summer sale on Passport and Priv
BlackBerry is currently holding a summer sale on its Passport and Priv smartphones, offering up to $150 off select devices. Continue Reading →
Jun 21, 2016 This is the lowest price we've seen for an unlocked BlackBerry Priv!
If you have been waiting for the price to drop below $300 to pick up a BlackBerry Priv, your time has come. Right now, you can pick one up at eBay for just $299, which is the lowest we have seen it yet. Continue Reading →