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Unless you're in the UK this won't be of interest, so feel free to move on. But if you're on either the Orange or T-Mobile network I think this one will be right up your street. EE have released a specific app for Orange and T-Mobile users which is slightly different from the already existing 'EE' one in BlackBerry World. Confused? I'll explain..... Although both Orange and T-Mobile come...

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BlackBerry Passport Silver Edition captured on video running Android

BlackBerry Passport Silver Edition captured on video running Android

Before the weekend kicked off, the folks over at 4GNews posted up some images of the BlackBerry Passport Silver Edition running Android Lollipop but what most folks missed was that the images were taken from a video. Rather then posting just those images, we decided to wait and see if the video would pop up and sure enough, it has now appeared. The device appears to be the same device that...

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BerryFlow Upstream Podcast - Venice

BerryFlow Upstream Podcast - Venice

Did you miss out on checking out BerryFlow Upstream live? If so, you can now watch the video or download the audio for playback. This week, it's all about the BlackBerry Venice slider as there have been quite a few leaks, rumors and a TON of speculation surrounding the still unofficial device. Needless to say, we all get pretty fired up over this one. Topics: BlackBerry Venice could arrive...

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Latest BlackBerry 'Venice' slider leak shows off BlackBerry Productivity Suite

When BlackBerry announced the BlackBerry Experience Suite back in March at Mobile World Congress for iOS, Android and Windows Phone, the packages were broken up into three different sections, BlackBerry Productivity Suite, BlackBerry Communication Suite and BlackBerry Security Suite, with each package offering something special to other platforms. To go along with all other the BlackBerry '...

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Mobile Nations Weekly: Note 5, BlackBerry doing Android, and Apple Music: The Book

It's been a great week in mobile tech, and this is your look back at it all! Last week saw the introduction of the Samsung Galaxy Note 5, and this week saw Android Central's definitive review of the Samsung Galaxy Note 5, and as you might expect, it's a great device for the Android crowd. But the more interesting Android news came out of the CrackBerry camp, with new renders that all but...

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BlackBerry Passport Silver Edition review!

BlackBerry Passport Silver Edition Box

Let me preface this by saying I never really intended on giving the BlackBerry Passport Silver Edition a full blown review. From the onset, I pretty much considered the device 'just another version of the Passport' and overall I feel I was right in that assumption. It is just another version of the BlackBerry Passport, but it just so happens that it's the nicest version of the BlackBerry...

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BlackBerry Blend, BES12 Cloud and WatchDox finalists for CTIA Super Mobility 2015 Awards

The CTIA Super Mobility 2015 Awards are just around the corner and will be presented at the Super Mobility 2015 conference to be held Sept. 9-11 in Las Vegas. This year, BlackBerry has three products from their enterprise portfolio in the running as finalists and you can help them win with your votes. BlackBerry Blend, our content access software that lets you remotely view and edit content...

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BlackBerry App Roundup August 21, 2015

BlackBerry App Roundup 8/21/15

Howdy CrackBerry nation! Another week has just flown by here and I cannot believe the summer is almost over. Where has the time gone? The buzz this week was all about the BlackBerry 'Venice' Slider, the leaked render, and how it could arrive on all four national US carriers in November. Until it's officially announced, though, we will have to wait and see what happens. I still have my Torch...

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Win a box crammed with awesome CrackBerry stuff!

CrackBerry stuff!

Ever wanted to own some CrackBerry paraphernalia of your own? Here is your chance! There may be a t-shirt, there may be stickers, there may be a coffee mug, pens, sticky notes or any manner of great CrackBerry (and maybe BlackBerry!) stuff crammed into a box and sent to your door. We've got a big pile of CrackBerry goodies, and the best thing to do when you have a pile of cool stuff is to share...

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BES12 Cloud gains expanded support for Multi-OS deployments

BES12 Cloud updates expand support for Multi-OS deployments

Back in March, BlackBerry opened the doors to BES12 Cloud for all enterprises as well as small and medium-sized organizations who wished to sign up for the services and today, they've announced some updates to the cloud offerings that bring expanded multi-OS capabilities to support customers looking to manage mobile devices across a range of deployment models, from BYOD to COPE. On the...

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BlackBerry 'Venice' slider device demo video leaks out

BlackBerry 'Venice' slider device demo video leaks out

As most folks should know from all of the previous leaks in the past, BlackBerry often includes videos on devices as tools for help (how to insert SIM) and often to showcase features available (Time Shift) and it looks as though one of those videos has possibly escaped from the upcoming BlackBerry 'Venice' slider. As posted up by @evleaks, the new video offers up another look at the slider...

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Which version of the BlackBerry Passport do you prefer?

Which version of the BlackBerry Passport do you prefer?

Now that there is essentially three different versions of the BlackBerry Passport available for purchase, excluding the color variations which increases that number even further, we figured we should ask which version is preferred amongst our readers. Perhaps you bought the original version but now really, really want the Silver Edition or perhaps, you picked up the AT&T version because it...

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BlackBerry 10 users choose BlackBerry World over the Android alternatives

BlackBerry 10 users choose BlackBerry World over the Android alternatives

Last week we ran a poll where we asked "Where do you go first to look for apps? BlackBerry World or an Android store?" To be honest I was expecting the results to be an even mix for various reasons, but how wrong I was, as you'll see below. Roaring into the lead with nearly 83% of the votes was BlackBerry World. Considering all the fuss that was made by us BlackBerry 10 users prior to having...

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Emberify offers up 500 free copies each of Reminder Now and Inbox Zero

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We've already seen one app giveaway this week, which featured QuickPost, but it's time for another - thanks to BlackBerry 10 app developer Emberify. As the post title explains, Emberify is giving away 500 copies of both Reminder Now and Inbox Zero - both great handy tools to have to make you even more productive on the go. If you've missed our previous coverage of the two apps, here's a...

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Leaked render shows off the BlackBerry 'Venice' slider keyboard

Leaked render shows off the BlackBerry 'Venice' slider keyboard

Out of all the BlackBerry 'Venice' slider leaks thus far, none have really given us a full look at the keyboard on the upcoming device and that, of course, has left some folks skeptical of everything we've seen recently. Looking to end some of those doubts, @evleaks, has now posted up a follow-up to the first leaked render of the device that clearly shows off that glorious BlackBerry keyboard...

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BlackBerry 'Venice' slider could land on all four national US carriers in November

Following up on some previous launch date rumors about the BlackBerry 'Venice' slider, Evan Blass, also known as @evleaks, has taken to Twitter to offer some details on the launch timeframe as well, wherein he notes the device will be headed to Sprint, T-Mobile, AT&T and Verizon in November though the info lacks the specific date heard earlier of November 16th. BlackBerry Venice...

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BlackBerry hosting BES12 enterprise developer webcast on August 25

BlackBerry hosting BES12 enterprise developer webcast on August 25

Now that BES12 v12.2 has been released with multi-OS support, BlackBerry is hosting a new webcast to share some details on what exactly that means for enterprise developers out there who are looking to build and deploy apps within that environment. Tune into our live global webcast on August 25, 2015 at 11 am EDT to learn all about what the new features in BES12 v12.2 mean to enterprise...

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BlackBerry offering over 20% off select BlackBerry 10 smartphones

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Have you been holding out for a sale to pick up a brand new cobalt blue BlackBerry Classic? Perhaps you have had your eyes on a white BlackBerry Leap? If so, now just might be the moment you have been waiting for as BlackBerry has placed select devices on sale for over 20% off from now until September 1st. Canada France Germany Italy Netherlands Spain UK US As BlackBerry notes, prices and...

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1000 free copies of QuickPost available to download

1000 free copies of QuickPost available to download

I'm subscribed to a handful of social media sites and if you are too, you've probably already downloaded QuickPost - the app that let's you Type once, post everywhere. I've been a fan since the very beginning and it has come a long very nicely with the addition of iGrann and Inst10 support back in April. The developer has been busy behind the scene, cooking up an update to the app and in...

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Sprint to ditch two-year contracts for all smartphones by the end of 2015

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Sprint will join T-Mobile and Verizon Wireless in abandoning the traditional two-year contract for selling smartphones by the end of 2015. The news comes via a new interview with Sprint CEO Marcelo Claure, who said the company will slowly move towards selling smartphones at full price via a leasing business model. Sprint is already making the move to the new leasing model with today's reveal...

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