Save up to 60% on SanDisk memory products from Amazon today

SanDisk SD card

Amazon's Gold Box deal of the day has a wide variety of SanDisk products on offer, with USB drives, microSD cards and SSDs on sale. Here's the breakdown: SanDisk Ultra 128 GB Micro SDXC for $99 – down from $129 SanDisk Ultra 64 GB Micro SDXC for $31 – down from $64 SanDisk Extreme Pro 960 GB SSD for $449 – down from $699 SanDisk Extreme Pro 480 GB SSD for $259 – down from $429 Amazon is...

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Deal of the Day: BlackBerry Rapid Wall Charger for PlayBook

Deal of the Day: BlackBerry Rapid Wall Charger for PlayBook

The BlackBerry Rapid Wall Charger is made for maximum reliability and portability. Use one at home, the office or the airport! The 3ft. cable provides the flexibility to work around most obstacles without the mess of extra cable lying around. Pick yours up today for only $14.95!

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UK mobile operators reject government plans on national roaming

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Mobile operators in the UK have rejected government proposals on setting up national roaming, according to the Financial Times. Earlier this year, operators were urged by officials to look into the possibility of sharing infrastructure in rural parts of the country, as well as locations where consumers seemingly loose signal coverage. While this would help prevent customers experiencing drop...

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Brain teasing time with Circle The Dot on BlackBerry 10

Circle The Dot

If you are rather partial to playing puzzle games on your BlackBerry 10 smartphone this one's little gem. Circle The Dot is another Android game and you can grab this one for free from the Amazon Appstore. The concept of the game is to prevent the blue dot from reaching the edge of the grid. You do this by tapping the grid to insert orange dots. Sounds simple doesn't it? It most certainly...

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MetalRock.FM from Nobex rocks onto BlackBerry 10

MetalRock

I'm sure you're aware that Nobex Radio is an app that's been around for BlackBerry users for years now. The company also has a few dedicated radio station apps knocking around and I recently found MetalRock.FM in BlackBerry World that sounded right up my street. If you're into your rock music this one's a great free choice to have on your BlackBerry 10 device. With just one touch you can be...

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New BBM Android app update fixes 'Temporary Server Error' bug

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BlackBerry has released a quick update to its BBM messaging app for Android in order to fix a bug that was found after the company released the 4.2 update on Thursday. In a post on the Inside BlackBerry blog, the company notes: We've discovered a bug where a very small percentage of users (less than 1%) encountered a 'Temporary Server Error' message. Our team has worked to quickly...

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BlackBerry Classic caught posing for the camera

BlackBerry Classic caught posing for the camera

So, you're not a fan of the BlackBerry Passport and have been waiting to hear more about the BlackBerry Classic? Good news! It would seem as though now that the Passport is getting closer to availability, we're starting to see just a bit more of the Classic sneak and the device has been caught posing a bit for the camera. Sure, the device has been caught before but that was in the hands of...

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BlackBerry Passport marketing ramps up in Canada with full page newspaper ad

Marketing. It's a key thing to do when you're looking to sell smartphones and if you're a BlackBerry fan, there's a pretty good chance you've found yourself wondering why BlackBerry doesn't do more of it, especially when it comes time to launch a new device. The BlackBerry Passport launch is just around the corner and once again, many folks were wondering whether or not BlackBerry would drive...

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BlackBerry App Roundup for September 5, 2014

BlackBerry App Roundup for September 5, 2014

Howdy CrackBerry nation! Another exciting week has come to pass on the blogs this week but where to begin? In the last few days we have seen BlackBerry announce launch events in Toronto, London, and Dubai for the Passport, blurry images of the BlackBerry P'9983 'Khan', and an informative interview with John Chen on how BlackBerry is more than a smartphone manufacturer. If you have not had a...

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Parrot Voice Recorder gets updated with enhancements galore

Parrot - Voice Recorder

We first took a look at the superb BlackBerry 10 voice recording application, Parrot, just over a year ago (on video) and although it's not an app I use myself very often I have to say that it's remained on my device ever since and potentially it should be on every business persons BlackBerry. As I'm sure you have gathered - I was rather impressed with Parrot and with the massive amount of...

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Disney Pixar Collection and Baby Boop stickers arrive in the BBM Shop

Disney Pixar Collection and Baby Boop stickers arrive in the BBM Shop

I'm really starting to wonder just how much money BlackBerry is actually pulling in from adding stickers to BBM. It seems each week we get at least two brand new sticker packs for BBM and this week is no different. Now appearing in the BBM Shop is the Disney Pixar Collection consisting of many of your favorite Disney characters such as Wall-E, Lightning McQueen, Mater, Dory, Nemo and more....

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Last Chance: Win a FREE BlackBerry Passport from CrackBerry.com!

BlackBerry Passport

Last Chance CrackBerry Nation!! Friendly reminder here that this contest closes on Tuesday, September 23rd at midnight PST. If you haven't entered yet, do it now! This is it CrackBerry Nation. This is your chance to win a BlackBerry Passport from CrackBerry.com. With launch events scheduled in Toronto, London and Dubai for September 24th, we're nearing the release of the latest and easily...

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BBM update makes attaching photos and files simpler

BBM update makes attaching photos and files simpler

It looks like our favorite instant messaging app just received an update. It's not too big an update but it does seem like BlackBerry has made it simpler to attach photos. Currently, by default, when you tap the paper clip icon to attach a photo, the voice note option is selected. You then had to tap the picture icon to then get the option to attach one. Now, it defaults to attaching file or...

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BlackBerry P'9983 'Khan' gets the blurry photo treatment

BlackBerry P'9983 'Khan' gets the blurry photo treatment

While we've already seen the highly-anticipated BlackBerry P'9983 "Khan" in various renders and photos, some more images have turned up today that reaffirm the device is real — even if the images are as fuzzy as can be. It's tough to make out anything new or exciting from the images, but we already know most (if not all) of the specs for the P'9983 — so not much is left up in the air at this...

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Deal of the Day: 67% off BlackBerry Flip Shell Case for Z30

Deal of the Day: 67% off BlackBerry Flip Shell Case for Z30

Made from hand crafted, genuine leather the BlackBerry Z30 Flip Shell is designed to keep your display safe from scratches when you're not using it. The back polycarbonate shell replaces your stock battery cover but still allows NFC to work perfectly. Get your own today in either black or white for just $14.95!

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Angry Birds Stella swoops onto BlackBerry 10

Stella

Hot off the press - the latest offering from Rovio is now in BlackBerry World so you Angry Birds addicts can enjoy the new saga, this time with Stella. I've not had the chance to play it as of yet so watch out for our review in the coming days. I think it's safe to say this one will be kick-ass though! What's also rather impressive is that we've received the BlackBerry 10 edition the same...

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MyAccountant updated with new tax calculator tool, export options and more

If you're looking for an app to track your expenses, MyAccountant is an app a lot of people recommend. You can categorize your expenses to make it easier to track, see your transaction history and even create recurring payments. It has featured in our back to school app roundup, twice, and has been receiving updates. It has just seen an update with a UI tweak, though the general layout is the...

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Feed Stinky in Down The Hatch - free today from Amazon UK

Down The Hatch

Just a quick heads up for you folk that like to game on your BlackBerry 10 smartphones. Here in the UK, Amazon are offering up Down The Hatch as today's 'free app of the day'. Clearly, this may not be the case in your region, but it's worth checking as this ones pretty awesome. I only spent five minutes playing the game before deciding it was well worth sharing with the CrackBerry community...

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Reminder: BlackBerry hosting Amazon Developer Expert Q&A on Sept. 4th

This is just a little reminder for anyone interested in learning more about how the Amazon Appstore and apps will work on BlackBerry 10. BlackBerry will be hosting their Amazon Developer Expert Q&A on September 4, 2014 3:00:00 PM ADT. This is a follow up to the previous webinar held, which can be listened to here if you missed it and aims to address any challenges or questions developers...

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BlackBerry leaders heading to CTIA Super Mobility Week

BlackBerry leaders heading to CTIA Super Mobility Week

Super Mobility Week is set to kick off at the Sands Expo and Convention Center on September 9, 10 & 11 in Las Vegas and BlackBerry has announced several sessions will include BlackBerry leaders and experts to discuss mobile innovations, connected life and what the future holds for all of us in those areas. Who will be attending? Well, BlackBerry has shared the full run down of sessions...

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