Get some top quality sounds for your BlackBerry 10 device with Ring Tones

Get some top quality sounds for your BlackBerry 10 device with Ring Tones

One of the many great features I love about using BlackBerry is the amount of customization we get when it comes to ring tones and notifications. As well as easily setting a ring tone you can can also assign tunes to certain contacts if you so desire. But it's notifications tones that get my juices flowing, so to speak. Being able to have a different tone for every single application I use...

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Niko, Ali the Fox and Diwali sticker packs arrive in the BBM shop

Niko, Ali the Fox and Diwali sticker packs arrive in the BBM shop

It's Thursday, and the BBM team has kept up their tradition of releasing new BBM sticker packs into the BBM Shop. This time around, we get Niko the white tiger, Ali the Fox and a celebratory pack of stickers for Diwali. All three packs are priced at $1.99 and available for purchase right now, so if you fancy any of them you can snag them from the BBM shop immediately.

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iGrann Pro updated with new language support and improved notifications

If you've skipped loading the Android version of Instagram and instead opted to grab iGrann Pro, the native BlackBerry 10 Instagram client, you'll want to fire up BlackBerry World and grab the latest releases available. Coming in at v2.2.8.1, this release adds improved Hub support, improved notifications along with the addition of support for Arabic, Chinese and Turkish languages. Of course,...

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Developers, make your BlackBerry Q10 apps part of the BlackBerry Classic launch

The BlackBerry Classic launch is just around the corner and just like previous device releases, BlackBerry has now sent out emails to developers letting them know they'll need to get their apps ready. In this case, where the Classic shares the same 720x720 screen resolution as the BlackBerry Q10, there's a lot of apps that are already ready for launch and as such those apps will automatically...

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CBS launches 'All Access' streaming subscription without the need for cable

NCIS

CBS has unveiled a new subscription service for consumers who simply wish to stream their favorite shows via the Internet, without the need to have an active cable subscription. The broadcaster's announcement follows HBO revealing similar plans. The CBS All Access service will set viewers back $5.99 a month. A total of 14 US markets will be supported at launch, including New York, Los...

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Get one of these OEM leather holsters for your BlackBerry Q10 today for only $10.95!

The BlackBerry Leather Holster is hand-crafted in genuine leather and has a soft inner lining for added protection. It also integrates power saving technology to help extend battery life. A durable 360 degree rotating belt clip and secure magnetic flap closure allows for personal wearing preference. Get yours today and save 73% off the list price!

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Power Tools updated with new features and support for the Blackberry Passport

Power Tools updated with new features and support for the Blackberry Passport

Power Tools hands down has to be my most used productivity application. It combines several must-needed applications into one. From tracking your battery, having a homescreen wallpaper changer, choosing a Custom LED for contacts, apps, and messages, to blocking incoming calls and messages and scheduling event sounds and alarms. It's a full-featured application that fully enhances the BlackBerry...

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BlackBerry Classic caught yet again, skips the blurry cam this time around

Although leaks of the BlackBerry Classic haven't exactly been plentiful over the past few months since it's unveiling, it would seem as though as we get closer to its expected launch date things have picked up. Just the other day, some new images of the hardware popped up but now yet another batch has appeared. This time around, the device has been captured in some higher quality images by the...

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Here's the winner in our Rogers BlackBerry Passport contest!

Here's the winner in our Rogers BlackBerry Passport contest!

Hey Canadians, the time has come to announce who has won a free BlackBerry Passport courtesy of Rogers and CrackBerry. With just short of 5500 entries on the contest post, it was clear that many of you are still clamoring to get your hands on the latest BlackBerry smartphone, and we certainly can't blame you. We know there were some disappointed readers out there since this contest was only...

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Twitter client Twittly now available from BlackBerry World

Twitter client Twittly now available from BlackBerry World

This Twitter client had been announced a couple of months ago, in August. Shortly after that, Twittly went into beta zone for people to try out. Today, we see it arrive in BlackBerry World, available for all. For most, Blaq has been the Twitter client a lot of people have been using for features not found within the native Twitter app. Twittly wants to join in on all the fun and I must say it's...

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Charge your BlackBerry Q10 and a spare battery simultaneously with this OEM charger—now 50% off!

This OEM External Battery Charger is great to carry with you when traveling. Pop in a spare battery, plug in your BlackBerry Q10 and enjoy a quick and efficient charge for both! Since there are no cables included, you'll want to use your existing wall or car charger to power this unit. Get yours today for only $11.95!

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Samsung achieves download speeds of 7.5 Gbps in super-fast 5G test

Samsung 5G

The world is currently rolling out 4G, but already some parties are looking at what 5G could bring to consumers. Samsung has been testing out its own infrastructure for the next generation of wireless and the company has been able to achieve jaw-dropping data transfer speeds using high frequency signal. Samsung has reported speeds of up to 7.5Gbps (940MB per second) stationary and...

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Amazon announces free same-day collection for Prime members in the UK

Amazon

Amazon UK has today announced a new same-day collection service, available free for Prime subscribers. The online retail giant will allow Prime members to have a package delivered to a chosen collection point within 12 hours, part of its Click & Collect service. If you're not a Prime member, you'll have to part with £4.99 for the luxury. Selecting same-day collection when checking out,...

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South African novel author writes using just his trusty BlackBerry

Q10 Keyboard

Our second slice of news out of South Africa today and this one is the perfect example of why certain people are BlackBerry users. If you're going to write books using a smartphone it makes sense to be a BlackBerry user. Although the majority of phones on the market these days are sporting a touchscreen keyboard you can't beat a good old hardware one on a BlackBerry for productivity. This...

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South Africa to get the BlackBerry Passport in early November

BlackBerry Passport

BlackBerry fans in South Africa won't have long to wait to get their hands on the monster BlackBerry Passport as the Canadian company have today announced that the flagship handset will be launching there in November. Currently we aren't able to confirm which carriers in South Africa will offer the Passport or what the prices are likely to be, although it's pretty safe to say they should be...

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Search for IMDB gets updated with BlackBerry Passport support

Search for IMDB

Just a quick one for you movie buffs that have picked up a BlackBerry Passport. S4BB's application - Search for IMDB has been updated in the last 24 hours to offer full Passport support and it sure looks great. Now, due to the square display on the Passport, watching video (in this case movie trailers) may frustrate some people, however it works and I can live with it. All the other...

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Take a survey, win $600 for a new phone

Right now it's crazy season for new phones. Between the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and Android L, the BlackBerry Passport and Classic, and Windows Phone 8.1. There's never been a hotter time for new gadgets. So we want to know what you think — what phones are you looking forward to, what's important to you in a phone, and what you think of your carrier. So we have a...

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These incredibly thin BlackBerry Z10 hard cases are over 50% off today!

These incredibly thin BlackBerry Z10 hard cases are over 50% off today!

Crafted from a hard yet flexible material, the Seidio SURFACE Case provides an amazingly thin layer of protection without adding any excessive bulk. Seidio's signature soft touch finish provides a great feel and better grip without attracting lint. Get yours in black, blue, red or purple today for just $16.95!

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Get your stomp on with ThumbZilla - free today from Amazon

Thumbzilla

Here's just a quick heads up if you fancy some fun gaming action on your BlackBerry 10 smartphone. ThumbZilla is free today in the Amazon Appstore and as you can see from the above video it's packed full of carnage. With fast paced game play, fantastic music and sound effects, it's a great little time killer is this one. Crush everything in your path and cause as much damage as you can in...

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Coming soon - A close look into how the Mercedes AMG PETRONAS team use BlackBerry 10

Coming soon - A close look into how the Mercedes AMG PETRONAS team use BlackBerry 10

With BlackBerry having chosen the winning Formula One team to sponsor this year they have managed to achieve some of the best marketing out there - not just the BlackBerry logo being on Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg's cars, but also on their helmets and most items of clothing - racing and casual. We've featured promotional videos here before on why Mercedes AMG PETRONAS use BlackBerry 10...

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