T-Mobile adds 16 more providers to Binge On, bringing the total to over 100

T-Mobile adds 16 more providers to Binge On, bringing the total to over 100

T-Mobile has announced the U.S. carrier is adding a further 16 providers to its Binge On program, which essentially enables subscribers to enjoy select services and streaming platforms without using up any data on their plan. The company boasts more than 100 services on this program, allowing customers to enjoy 765 million hours of video for free so far. Here's the full list of newly added...

Continue Reading
Verizon

Verzion has published the U.S. carrier's results for Q2 2016, noting total revenues of $30.5 billion for the quarter. The company also recently finalized its acquisition of Yahoo, which will sit comfortably alongside AOL. Operating income for Q2 was $4.6 billion and the carrier announced 615,000 new postpaid net additions. Verizon now has 113 million retail connections, up just over 3% from last...

Continue Reading

Save $25 on this leather flip case for the unlocked BlackBerry Passport today!

Save $25 on this leather flip case for the unlocked BlackBerry Passport today!

Looking for an easy way to carry around your unlocked BlackBerry Passport and keep it protected? BlackBerry's leather flip case is a great choice as it will not only protect the back, but also the front while it isn't in use. Right now you can pick one up for just $19.95, a savings of $25.

Continue Reading

BlackBerry Neon / DTEK50 appears in new images

BlackBerry Neon / DTEK50 appears in new images

Fresh off the BlackBerry servers, where it appears as though someone slipped up and let a portion of the site go live for a short period of time, is a new image of BlackBerry's second Android-powered smartphone, more commonly known as 'Neon' or as FCC documents note it as, the DTEK50. To go along with the single image of the device, the specifications page also went live for a short period,...

Continue Reading

Amazon Prime finally makes its way to India, 60-day trial available

Amazon Prime India

Amazon has finally launched its Prime service in India. The service offers free (and unlimited) one-day and two-day delivery options across 100 cities in India, with no minimum order amount required for delivery. There's discounted same-day delivery options for Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Hyderabad, and other cities as well. Prime also offers early access to Amazon's lightning deals, as well...

Continue Reading
Here it is! The first community designed shirt by you, the CrackBerry faithful

Here it is! The first community designed shirt by you, the CrackBerry faithful. Member Phan Huy submitted the winning design and for a limited time, you can grab this awesome t-shirt. Available in assorted colors and styles (yes, we have hoodies!), the front features a BlackBerry-inspired keyboard that spells out CrackBerry.com. On the back, you'll find our familiar orange CB logo. Business on...

Continue Reading

BerryFlow Upstream Podcast - Hamburg

BerryFlow Upstream Podcast - Hamburg

Following the BlackBerry Security Summit last week, we had a wealth of news to cover on Upstream last night. Our discussion focused on the tone of the event, some of the announcements and the imminent plans to release further Android handsets, of which could be announced as early as Tuesday. Jump in and give Upstream a listen if you missed it live. Topics Entrust Datacard completes...

Continue Reading

We're giving away a BlackBerry Classic! Enter now!

We're giving away a BlackBerry Classic! Enter now!

It's time to announce the winner of our last contest, and to get our next contest underway! This month we're giving one lucky CrackBerry reader a BlackBerry Classic! You can find all the details on that below, but first, let's go ahead and reveal who the winner of our last giveaway is! Everyone please join me in congratulating CrackBerry reader Gabriele G (CrackBerry username kayuz6) from the...

Continue Reading

SwipeCall is a fast and easy way to place a call on BlackBerry 10

SwipeCall is a fast and easy way to place a call on BlackBerry 10

BlackBerry devices are excellent communication tools. We can effortlessly switch between sending a BBM, SMS Text, an Email, or calling someone with a simple tap or swipe. While we can initiate calls using the Phone App or by launching Contacts, this doesn't preclude us from utilizing a third-party app to make this process quicker and easier. For those of you who regularly communicate with...

Continue Reading
Microsoft logo

BlackBerry has announced another partnership with Microsoft that will see the Good Dynamics Secure Mobility Platform made available on the Microsoft Azure cloud service. BlackBerry stated: Enterprises can now opt to install and deploy the Good Dynamics Secure Mobility Platform by BlackBerry through Microsoft Azure to mobilize a broad range of business apps, including collaboration apps,...

Continue Reading

This travel charger can be yours for just $11.95 today!

This travel charger can be yours for just $11.95 today!

Looking for a spare charger to keep in your travel bag with you? If so, BlackBerry's 1.3A travel charger bundle is a great option. It has a slim profile and right now you can pick one up for just $11.95 today!

Continue Reading

Mobile Nations Weekly: Modular, mainstream, McLaren

Mobile Nations Weekly: Modular, mainstream, McLaren

Moto's modular masterpiece and Nokia's never known novelty. Motorola's latest phones — the Moto Z and Moto Z Force have at long last arrived, but with a catch: they're Verizon "Droid"-brand exclusives for now. But give it a little while and the modular-backed smartphones will be available elsewhere. And even though the BlackBerry Security Summit was all about, well, security, we couldn't help...

Continue Reading
BBM for BlackBerry 10 has an update available through BlackBerry Beta Zone

If you're using a BlackBerry 10 smartphone and you have a Beta Zone account, then this one is for you. There is a beta update available for BBM. There isn't much to the update, but it's always nice to see app updates come along. What's new in BBM beta v10.14.x4? Group UI Improvements The general discussion chat now displays all group updates and new content added to the group, including...

Continue Reading

How your tea kettle could be a gateway for hackers

BlackBerry shows how your tea kettle could be a gateway for hackers

At last year's BlackBerry Security Summit, BlackBerry showed how it would be possible for hackers to take over an infusion pump and while this year's attack on a tea kettle, which you can now watch the video of, may not have carried the same shock value, it was certainly as interesting when you consider the amount of stuff we continue to add to our connected world. BlackBerry's goal here was...

Continue Reading
BlackBerry victorious in U.S. patent infringement lawsuit brought by Mobile Telecommunications LLC

BlackBerry has scored 'a sweeping victory' as the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas ruled in favor of BlackBerry in a patent infringement case brought by Mobile Telecommunications LLC (MTel). MTel had originally claimed that BlackBerry infringed on five of their patents but before heading to trial, the Court found that two of the patents were directed to non-patentable...

Continue Reading

The BlackBerry Priv sync pod is $23 off today!

The BlackBerry Priv sync pod is $23 off today!

Interested in an easier way to charge and sync your BlackBerry Priv? If you are tired of looking for a cable every time, BlackBerry's sync pod is a perfect addition to your desk or nightstand. Right now you can pick one up for $16.95, which is $23 off.

Continue Reading
BlackBerry Hamburg / Neon built by TCL turns up at the FCC, marketing name DTEK 50

UPDATE - Additional variations have also appeared showing the marketing name once again as DTEK 50. You can view those FCC documents here. When BlackBerry's Chief Operating Officer Marty Beard noted to us that BlackBerry's next handset release is "very, very imminent," he wasn't joking as a recent filing at the FCC appears to show. Documents dated July 14, have now appeared in the FCC database...

Continue Reading
AT&T reports Q2 2016 earnings with $40.5 billion in revenue, 2.1 million wireless net adds

AT&T has reported its earnings for the second quarter of 2016, noting a solid bump in both consolidated revenues and wireless net adds over this time a year ago. In total, AT&T says that consolidated revenues were up to $40.5 billion for the quarter, which is an increase of 22% over the same period a year ago. Concerning the wireless market specifically, AT&T says that it saw a...

Continue Reading

Watch John Chen's keynote from the BlackBerry Security Summit 2016

Watch John Chen's keynote from the BlackBerry Security Summit 2016

If you were not able to catch our live blog to follow along with the BlackBerry Security Summit, BlackBerry has now uploaded another portion of the event following the release of Rudy Giuliani's keynote. This time around, BlackBerry CEO John Chen's keynote from the BlackBerry Security Summit 2016 has been posted for all. As expected, Chen details BlackBerry's end-to-end mobile security strategy...

Continue Reading

Save $32 on this BlackBerry Priv leather flip case

Save $32 on this BlackBerry Priv leather flip case

Looking for a case that not only keeps the back of your BlackBerry Priv protected, but also the front? BlackBerry's leather smart flip case is a great choice that can do just that, and even show you your notifications while the cover is closed. Today you can pick one up for just $27.95, a savings of $32.

Continue Reading

Pages