BlackBerry invites you to work wide with Passport promo video

BlackBerry invites you to work wide with Passport promo video

BlackBerry invites you to work wide with the all new BlackBerry Passport. In their latest promo, BlackBerry is showing off the Passport and some of it's best features — from the innovative touch-enabled keyboard, to the expansive square touch screen. If this spot doesn't get your BlackBerry blood pumping, I don't know what will. Check it out and let us know what you think!!

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BlackBerry Passport now available for $599

BlackBerry Passport now available for $599

As expected, the BlackBerry Passport is now available for purchase online from ShopBlackBerry for $599. It looks that there are no restrictions on the device and it will be an unlocked model, so if you've been waiting to get your hands on the biggest BlackBerry yet — here's your chance. BlackBerry Passport Features: 4.5" square touch display 13 MP OIS camera 32 GB Internal storage 3450 mAh...

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BlackBerry Passport video and blog examine how it was designed

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BlackBerry has just posted up a new blog entry and video that shows how their new BlackBerry Passport was designed, with an emphasies on how the new square form factor will help its owners. BlackBerry says: Early sketches and renderings clearly show the care that was placed on designing a portable device that remains distinctly BlackBerry. The result is a design that can turbocharge the...

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BlackBerry promo shows the company is still all about serious business

BlackBerry promo shows the company is still all about serious business

Coming out strong at today's Passport event, BlackBerry showed off an awesome new video that shows their all about serious business. The runs at just over 2:30 so it's not quite cut for TV, but it's BlackBerry through and through. Give it a watch (if you haven't already) and be sure to let us know what you think in the comments. Stay tuned for more on the BlackBerry Passport!

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Free gaming today from Amazon with Sleepwalker's Journey HD

Sleepwalker's Journey HD

We first took a look at Sleepwalker's Journey on BlackBerry 10 over a year ago on video and it was a pretty popular game. The only downside was that it came with a price tag from BlackBerry World. If you couldn't justify spending the cash but were interested in playing the game I bring you good news. Amazon have Sleepwalker's Journey featured as their free app of the day today - sweet! I've...

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BlackBerry Passport launch live blog - Watch the stream and chat with us!

BlackBerry is all set to officially launch the BlackBerry Passport in Toronto, London and Dubai starting at 9AM EST. There's a live stream of the event happening so everyone can tune in and check it out plus, Simon Sage and myself are on hand in Toronto to bring you even more coverage. It's sure to be an exciting event all around, so when the video gets fired up, join us here on CrackBerry for...

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Keep your eyes on the road with 500 free copies of SafeDrive for BlackBerry 10

SafeDrive

I've been a big fan of SafeDrive ever since it first launched on the BlackBerry 10 platform in early 2013. Since then it's had numerous updates to make it the best experience possible and if you tend to spend a lot of time in the car this one should be of interest. If you've not come across SafeDrive before it's an application that will read aloud your emails and SMS, so if your BlackBerry...

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Amazon brings Kindle Unlimited to the UK for £7.99 a month

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Amazon has finally brought across its Kindle Unlimited service to the UK, which launched in the US back in July. The service offers consumers unlimited e-book enjoyment for £7.99 a month, granting access to over 650,000 digital books, as well as thousands of audiobooks from Audible. The online retailer will have Kindle Unlimited logos on eligible titles, which can be read for free by those...

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Porsche Design BlackBerry P'9983 unboxing

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With any new BlackBerry it's tradition for it to be unboxed on video. The luxurious Porsche Design BlackBerry P'9983 is most definitely worthy and I suspect that if you can afford the hefty £1400 ($2000) price tag, you will want to see what you're getting for your money. Running BlackBerry 10.3 straight out of the box, the BlackBerry P'9983 is the third in the Porsche Design/BlackBerry...

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Last week, BlackBerry held a press event in the very rich location of Dubai to formally introduce its new limited edition Porsche Design P'9983 smartphone. Now the company has released a new video that offers a quick recap of the event itself. As you might expect, holding the event in Dubai gave the video crew license to show off the extremely large man-made islands that are located in Dubai...

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Here's how to watch and chat about Wednesday's BlackBerry Passport press event

Here's how to watch and chat about Wednesday's BlackBerry Passport press event

Wednesday will be the day of BlackBerry's biggest press event in over a year as the company officially takes the covers off its next smartphone, the BlackBerry Passport. Today, the company offered some info on how anyone with an Internet connection will be able to watch the festivities. While BlackBerry is holding press events in Toronto, London and Dubai on Wednesday, the rest of the world...

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BlackBerry Travel and LinkedIn updated to support the BlackBerry Passport

BlackBerry Travel and LinkedIn updated to support the BlackBerry Passport

We're less than 24 hours away from the launch of the BlackBerry Passport and developers are starting to update there apps to support BlackBerry OS 10.3 and of course for upcoming devices. This includes BlackBerry made apps as well as other social media apps. Today, we see that BlackBerry Travel and LinkedIn have been updated with bug fixes as well as support for the BlackBerry Passport. I guess...

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Deal of the Day: BlackBerry Screen Protectors (2-Pack) for Q10

Deal of the Day: BlackBerry Screen Protectors (2-Pack) for Q10

The BlackBerry Q10 Screen Protectors add the protection you need against scratches and smudges for everyday use. These protectors are custom designed to fit your Q10 and are easy to apply and remove. Get yours today for only $4.95!

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The BlackBerry P'9983 gets its UK launch at Harrods

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If you are in London and are feeling bored why not pop along to Harrods and pick yourself up the new Porsche Design BlackBerry P'9983? The device will only set you back a whopping £1400, which is even more than its two predecessors - the P'9981 and P'9982. I'll keep this short and sweet as we will have an unboxing video of the new device up later on in the day. What I will tease you with is...

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BlackBerry Passport set for Indian launch on September 29

BlackBerry Passport set for Indian launch on September 29

BlackBerry is all set to unveil the Passport in simultaneous events in Toronto, London and Dubai on September 24, with the device scheduled to be available in these markets immediately. Indian Blackberry fans will not have to wait much longer to get their hands on the latest from Blackberry either, as the Canadian manufacturer is set to launch the Passport in India on September 29. The...

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BlackBerry Classic caught on video!

BlackBerry Classic caught on video!

While we're only mere days away from the official unveiling of the BlackBerry Passport, the next device in the BlackBerry release line up has just now appeared in a new video. Yes, that would be the BlackBerry Classic in case you weren't sure. Coming to us from @DHabkirk and DTBlackBerry, this is pretty much the best look at the BlackBerry Classic to date aside from when BlackBerry CEO John...

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Phone Tap updated with a call blocking feature

Phone Tap updated with a call blocking feature

There are often times we need to be able to record phone calls, perhaps for business purposes. We looked at an app that could do this before called Phone Tap, made by the developer of HUB++. It has been going through some changes in the UI and has recently had a new feature added - Call blocking. This has also prompted a new name for the app - Phone Tap - Call Blocker, to reflect the change. It...

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Deal of the Day: Incipio FREQUENCY Case for BlackBerry Q10

Deal of the Day: Incipio FREQUENCY Case for BlackBerry Q10

Offering full wrap-around protection, the FREQUENCY Case is crafted with a shock-absorbing polymer and is designed with a transparent response deco pattern. This music influenced case offers a smooth, unique and protective design for your BlackBerry Q10 in both black and pink. Get yours today for just $14.95!

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BlackBerry Passport will cost $599 without subsidies

BlackBerry Passport will cost $599 without subsidies

The upcoming BlackBerry Passport will cost $599 without a contract in the US, according to what BlackBerry CEO John Chen told The Wall Street Journal in a interview published today. This means that the price of the Passport should be a bit cheaper than comparable smartphones. That's a deliberate decision, according to Chen. He stated, ".... I figure that to try to get the market interested,...

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EE, Vodafone to acquire Phones 4u stores and safeguard hundreds of jobs

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UK retailer Phones 4u has recently gone into administration, announcing the closure of 700 stores and placing 5,600 positions at risk. Luckily for those involved, there is - at least - some light at the end of this tunnel with multiple parties picking up stores and absorbing employees, including both EE and Vodafone. EE is set to acquire 58 stores from Phones 4u, safeguarding 359 jobs. On...

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