AT&T and Verizon to connect cross-carrier VoLTE calls by 2015

AT&T and Verizon to connect cross-carrier VoLTE calls by 2015

Soon customers on AT&T and Verizon will be able to call each other with HD voice quality thanks to a partnership that will bring cross-carrier compatibility to each network's Voice over LTE (VoLTE) service. Currently, the higher quality HD voice benefits of VoLTE calls are limited to customers who are in a VoLTE network and who own a VoLTE compatible device where the calls are made to...

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These professional BlackBerry Q10 leather holsters are 53% off today!

These professional BlackBerry Q10 leather holsters are 53% off today!

The stylish CrackBerry branded leather holster is made of a fine, durable leather that features a fixed belt clip on the back to secure to your waist, pocket or purse. This leather case gives you and your BlackBerry Q10 a sleek, professional look while keeping it safe from drops and scratches at the same time. Get yours in black, brown, red or white today for just $13.95!

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New legislation could be in the works to effectively force UK operators to offer roaming options for customers where signal is poor. The UK government continues to work with mobile carriers on a solution to address black spots and areas where signal is hard to come by. The plan is to offer said roaming support to make it possible to switch between networks to maintain service, something mobile...

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Reminder Now version 2.0 available. Brings new features, 10.3 support and fixes

Reminder Now 2.0

Developers Emberify have been rather busy of late. It was only at the end of September that we announced their new application, Reminder Now, and just a couple of months down the line they are introducing version 2.0 to us with some new features thrown in the mix. In addition, Emberify have also just become a BlackBerry Enterprise Partner which is great to hear. If you missed Reminder Now...

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$10,000 worth of apps up for grabs from Max Secure Software!

Max Secure

When it comes to app giveaways things don't get much bigger than this. Max Secure are giving CrackBerry readers the chance to download a massive selection of apps for free. In fact, it's value is $10,000 - wow! We've featured many of them before here on CrackBerry and from my own point of view I have to say that they really come down to personal taste. I suppose that the app from Max Secure...

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Go vote for ReFocus Tech games in the NGF Awards

Go vote for ReFocus Tech games in the NGF Awards

Time for a little something different this Sunday. We always support developers who brings us apps and games natively built for BlackBerry 10. They run smoother and they do put a lot of time and effort into developing these apps for us. ReFocus Tech has brought apps a handful of apps but they have also created some games for BlackBerry 10 too. Namely, Hues and Pastry Push. And both games have...

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Nemory Studios' Twittly and Messenger Pro apps go on sale for $0.99

Nemory Studios' Twittly and Messenger Pro apps go on sale for $0.99

If you're looking for app bargains this Sunday, then maybe you'll be interested in these two apps on sale today. Nemory Studios has discounted a couple of apps, namely Twittly and Messenger Pro (previously named Messenger for Facebook). Twittly, is the most recent app to be added to the Nemory Studios' app roster and is a pretty slick Twitter client with lots of really neat features. Messenger...

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Hub++ adds Passport support and goes on sale for a limited time

Hub++ adds Passport support and goes on sale for a limited time

As a BlackBerry abuser, there is nothing like seeing the LED flash when a new notification comes in. Hub++ is a headless application that gives users more control and customization over how messages are received. Whether you want to change the LED color and pattern for a specific account or create a system notification profile, this application will let you do so with ease. This latest...

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BlackBerry App Roundup for November 1, 2014

BlackBerry App Roundup for November 1, 2014

Howdy CrackBerry nation, hope you all enjoyed your Halloween! This week sure went by quick whether you were trick or treating, wearing a costume at a party, or simply having fun with friends and family. Don't forget, there is still time to enter the CrackBerry Halloween Contest 2014 for your chance to win some fabulous prizes. Now it is time to bring you this week's picks for all your...

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Toronto Raptors President and General Manager, Masai Ujiri works wide with his BlackBerry Passport

Being President and General Manager of the Toronto Raptors, Masai Ujiri is a busy man. Add in the fact that he's also founder of the non-profit organization, Giants of Africa and you can bet his schedule is pretty hectic. In order to help him get through his days, Masai makes use of the BlackBerry Passport and in a new ad, he takes the time to let us know all about it. Since September 24th,...

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John Chen discusses selfies, Kim Kardashian and Apple Pay

John Chen discusses selfies, Kim Kardashian and Apple Pay

BlackBerry CEO, John Chen, sat down with BNN recently to discuss an assortment of topics. Among them was targets for BlackBerry, monetization and security of BBM, how BlackBerry's Enstream deal differs from the mobile payment offering of Apple Pay, selfies and even Kim Kardashian's comments surrounding her BlackBerry and iPhone usage. It's an interesting interview; I especially like how the...

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Need a new BlackBerry? Save up to 55% on unlocked devices from ShopBlackBerry

Whether you're looking for a new BlackBerry or just looking to add to your already existing collection, you'll want to check out ShopBlackBerry. Freshly announced on the Inside BlackBerry blogs, starting tomorrow and running through the month of November you can save up to 55% on unlocked, select device purchases. For example, the price of the colorful Q5 (comes in black, white, red and...

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Verizon responds to AT&T by offering more data on $80 & $100 plans, $150 port-in credit

Verizon responds to AT&T by offering more data on $80 & $100 plans, $150 port-in credit

Craving more data for your money? Verizon has just announced that it is upping data allotment on its midrange More Everything plans for a limited time. $80 will now score you 10GB of data per month, while $100 will net you 15GB. Perhaps even better, the deal isn't limited to new customers; existing More Everything customers can get in on the action too. In addition to the data increase,...

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AT&T upping data available on $40 and $70 plans

AT&T upping data available on $40 and $70 plans

AT&T is bumping up data allotments on their $40 and $70 plans from 2 GB to 3 GB and 4 GB to 6 GB, respectively. The change kicks in November 2 and applies to Mobile Share Value plans. To sweeten the deal, AT&T is extending their Double the Data deal for another two weeks, so you can grab 30 GB of data for $130 a month (which would normally get you 15 GB to split with family or...

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CrackBerry Halloween Contest 2014: Share your photos with #ScaryBerry and win!

#ScaryBerry!

CrackBerry's No Tricks, Just Treats Halloween Photo Contest! HAPPY HALLOWEEN!!! We have had a fantastic time with our Halloween Contest the last several years, and we can't wait to see how you guys top it this year! While you're out getting spooky, be sure to snap a photo with your BlackBerry (you can include other mobile gadgets too, but you know... we love BlackBerry best). Then Instagram...

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Trick or Treat this Halloween with Mickey and Friends Halloween BBM Stickers

We've already seen one halloween themed BBM sticker pack and today, just in time for celebrations, Disney has released a Mickey's Halloween sticker pack so you can trick or treat with Mickey and Friends. Send a greeting, Mickey pumpkin, party invite and more with his sticker pack. Just like all other Disney BBM Sticker packs, this one costs $1.99. Head on over to the BBM Shop if this pack...

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Save big today on this ultra-rugged BlackBerry Z10 case and holster combo—only $28.95!

With this CONVERT Combo you get the best of both worlds. The slim SURFACE Case is great for casual protection without the additional bulk, but when you need the extra layers simply put on the rugged skin and skeleton with kickstand. The included swivel holster is great for attaching to your belt or pocket, too. Don't pass up protection like this at an incredible price!

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BBM update will bring Message Retraction, Timed Messages and more

BBM update will bring Message Retraction, Timed Messages and more

BlackBerry's instant messaging service BBM will be seeing an update across all OS platforms in the next few days. It has been available through BlackBerry Beta Zone for some users from a few weeks now and it now ready for everyone. The most notable new feature is Timed Messages which allows users to send a 'secret' message to a contact for a pre-set duration of time. You will also be able to...

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Dear Berry - Issue trying to install 1Mobile Market on the BlackBerry Passport

Hello again readers! Dear Berry is here once again with a mailbag full of BlackBerry questions and woes. Today's question comes from a reader who asks? Will mobile 1 market work on the new BlackBerry passport? I tried it earlier and it was weird. With my Q10 I was able to just click install. With the passport it wants me to zip, unzip etc. Not sure what to do. Thank you for your...

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BlackBerry OS 10.3.1.1016 autoloaders now available for all BlackBerry 10 devices

Although the original release of OS 10.3.1.1016 has disappeared, the fact it even made its way out to begin with means it was caught by many folks and as such, autoloaders for it have been created for every BlackBerry 10 device available and are now available for download in the CrackBerry Forums. While it can't really be called a leak by the standard definition, we have to treat it like one...

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