QNX Brings Mobile-Class User Experience to Secure and Reliable Embedded Systems

Today QNX has introduced their latest generation QNX Neutrino OS. The QNX OS 6.6 is designed to bring new graphics, UI, security and more to developers and allows them to create all kinds of products for everything from industrial automation to in-flight entertainment. QNX OS 6.6 is tops for security, adding things like enhanced heap, stack, and memory layout protection to help thwart potential...

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BlackBerry Press Conference Live Blog! #MWC14

BlackBerry Press Conference Live Blog! #MWC14

It's time CrackBerry Nation. We're on location in Barcelona for Mobile World Congress 2014 and are front and center for BlackBerry's Tuesday Morning Press Conference.  BlackBerry CEO John Chen is on stage for this one. Tune into the live blog below for announcements as they happen, commentary, community discussion and more!

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MEGA cloud storage app for BlackBerry 10 updated to correct login bugs

A small update to the MEGA cloud storage app is now filtering through BlackBerry World. The update pushes the app into v1.0.1596.0 and aims to correct a bit of a login bug that was plaguing some folks. It includes updates to the PIN Lock settings. If you were having issues with the app before, go ahead and give this release a go and let us know how it's working for you. Download MEGA for...

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MLB.com At Bat 14 for BlackBerry 10 arrives in BlackBerry World

MLB.com At Bat 14 for BlackBerry 10 arrives in BlackBerry World

A lot of folks have been asking whether or not MLB.com's At Bat 2014 would be available for BlackBerry 10 and now we know for sure with it's arrival in BlackBerry World. This time around, MLB has updated some of the features available for BlackBerry customers so you can follow along for the entire 2014 season from spring training through to the 2014 World Series. Watch the Free MLB.TV Game of...

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BlackBerry CEO John Chen: 'I think it’s a pretty big deal if we could save BlackBerry'

Since becoming CEO of BlackBerry we've already seen some bold moves from John Chen. He dug in right from the start and began making changes in hopes of turning around BlackBerry and getting things back on track for the long haul. He has a vision for what needs to be done, and so far he's done a great job of executing. There's still a long way to go, but John Chen has the company pointed in the...

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How BlackBerry helped Zoya Nail Polish survive New York Fashion Week

How BlackBerry helped Zoya Nail Polish survive New York Fashion Week

We love to see big names partnering with BlackBerry to show how to efficiently get things done when it really counts. Earlier this month was New York Fashion Week, the biannual series of events when international fashion collections are shown to buyers, the press and the general public. It's a big deal, being one of 4 fashion weeks held around the world each year. Zoya Nail Polish had the task...

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The top social apps for BlackBerry 10

Social

When it comes to social applications for BlackBerry 10 we've pretty much got access to them all now since OS 10.2.1 allows for the easy installation of Android APK's. Of course, there are a few that will automatically be at the top of the list - such as BBM, Facebook, Twitter, foursquare and LinkedIn - all of which are native to BlackBerry 10.  Most of us will be more than acquainted with the...

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BlackBerry MWC Keynote

Outside of today's BBM coming to Windows Phone announcement, it's been a quiet Mobile World Congress so far for BlackBerry. We're expecting that to change Tuesday morning at 8am local Barcelona time, when BlackBerry CEO John Chen will take to stage to address a select group of media in attendance. We'll be there bright and early to make sure we have a great spot to to bring you back all of...

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AT&T adds international LTE roaming in Spain, France, Japan, Australia, Singapore, and 8 other countries

Late last year saw AT&T adding international LTE roaming in Canada and the UK, and today they're adding 13 more nations to the list. If the added services are treated in the same way as AT&T's deals with EE in the UK and Rogers in Canada, the rates charged for the "Data Global" add-ons won't change with the addition of LTE services, though AT&T did not say if that would be the case...

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How to take a screenshot with BlackBerry OS 10.2.1

Screen Capture

For the majority of BlackBerry 10 users you will more than likely think that this post is stating the obvious so forgive us on this occasion. However, for new users to Team BlackBerry, knowing how to take a screenshot is a big deal, as it's a feature most of us use at some point or another.  If you dive into BlackBerry World you'll find a selection of screen capture applications, but don't...

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BBRY up 5% on reports of new devices, BBM to Windows Phone

BBRY up 5% on reports of new devices, BBM to Windows Phone

BlackBerry stock (BBRY) is up over 5% this morning on reports of BBM heading to Windows Phone as well as rumors of a new QWERTY device. BlackBerry announced earlier today that BBM, which recently was made available on iOS and Android, will soon be arriving on some Windows Phone devices as well. Upon the release it will make BBM available across all of the major mobile platforms. There were...

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BlackBerry Guardian

Security - we all know that's BlackBerry's strongest point and when it comes to the applications in BlackBerry World it would seem that the Canadian company are stepping things up a notch to ensure that submitted applications meet the required security criteria.  The two logos in the above image - BlackBerry Guardian and Trend Micro - you should see appearing in BlackBerry World in the very...

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Deal of the Day: CrackBerry Leather Horizontal Case for BlackBerry Z10

Deal of the Day: CrackBerry Leather Horizontal Case for BlackBerry Z10

For today only, you can purchase the CrackBerry Leather Horizontal Case for BlackBerry Z10 and save over 50% off the list price! The stylish CrackBerry branded Leather Horizontal Case 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 device a sleek, professional look while...

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Newest BlackBerry 10 device could see the return of the trackpad and function keys

MWC has kicked off in Barcelona and while we still haven't heard anything about a new BlackBerry device, there are rumors that the BlackBerry Z3 should be getting an official announcement very soon. A new twist has been added to the mix as well however as now The Globe and Mail is reporting that we could also see a new full-QWERTY BlackBerry 10 device added to the lineup. The biggest news isn...

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Whatsapp to introduce voice services in Q2 this year

Whatsapp

We've already had some good instant messaging news today - that BBM will be coming to Windows Phone and the Nokia X platform, but it looks like the IM war is now in full swing.  It's reported that the cross platform instant messaging client Whatsapp will introduce voice services in Q2 this year. Us folk here on team BlackBerry probably won't be too fussed about the news as we already have BBM...

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BlackBerry announces BBM coming to Windows Phone and Nokia X platforms

Hitting the stage at Mobile World Congress to announce the latest happenings from Nokia, Stephen Elop confirmed that BBM will be coming to Lumia devices, joining Android and iOS users who recently saw the messaging service arrive on their platforms. BBM continues to grow in popularity as millions of people use our mobile platform for chatting and connecting with friends or colleagues, and we...

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Qualcomm announces World's first commercial 64-bit Octa-Core chipset with integrated 5 Mode Global LTE

If you're among the folks who salivated over the rumors of a Octa-Core BlackBerry 10 device becoming a reality, here's a little bit more food for thought. Qualcomm Technologies has now announced the World's first commercial 64-bit Octa-Core chipset with integrated 5 Mode Global LTE, the Snapdragon 610 and 615 chipsets. Qualcomm Snapdragon 610 and 615 chipsets also feature Qualcomm...

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Nokia confirms BBM is coming to Lumia devices

Nokia confirms BBM is coming to Lumia devices

On stage at Nokia's press event at Mobile World Congress, Stephen Elop confirmed that BBM will be coming to Lumia devices. He didn't go into detail with a release date or if this means it will come to all Windows Phone devices (which, I'd assume it will), but at least this is finally confirmation that BBM4ALL really is on its way to becoming BBM4ALL. We'll follow up with more details as we...

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QNX and Qualcomm Snapdragon Automotive Solutions to demo the QNX CAR Platform at MWC

Back during CES, QNX and Qualcomm announced the first In-car Infotainment system powered by Snapdragon Automotive Solutions and with that event over, it's onto Mobile World Congress where there will be a full on demo of the new Qualcomm Snapdragon Automotive Solutions/QNX CAR Platform happening.  At MWC 2014, you’ll experience an in-car demonstration of the QNX CAR Platform for Infotainment...

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