BlackBerry Priv will arrive in UAE and KSA in January

BlackBerry Priv will arrive in UAE and KSA in January

As we learned during the BlackBerry Q3 2016 earnings call, BlackBerry plans to have the Priv rolled out to 31 countries this quarter and now those in the UAE and KSA now have a timeline on when they can expect the device to arrive. As announced on Twitter by BlackBerry Mid East, the Android-powered Priv will be made available in the UAE early January and in KSA during the first half of January...

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You can save $5 when unlocking your BlackBerry 10 smartphone with coupon code

Save $5 on unlocking BlackBerry 10 phones

If you've got a BlackBerry 10 smartphone that you want to use on another carrier, you'll want to check out this deal from GetUnlocked. With coupon code CRACKBERRYXMAS you'll be able to save $5 on the cost of the unlocking service. To unlock your phone, all you'll need is the IMEI number, which you can find in the phone's Settings, and then a payment method. Supported phones for unlocking...

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Inspiro Christmas Sale

With less than a week to go until Christmas Day, Inspiro is spreading some holiday cheer by putt a few their best-selling BlackBerry 10 applications on sale! Now through Sunday December 20th, you can pick up three of their popular offerings for up to 75% off. If you have been meaning to pick up any one of these apps, be sure to take advantage of this limited time offer. Brain Coach PRO (...

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Looking behind the numbers: BlackBerry's on the right track

Looking behind the numbers: BlackBerry's on the right track

All great changes are preceded by chaos. That's a quote from Deepak Chopra, and right now, it seems fitting for BlackBerry. It's certainly no secret that BlackBerry has struggled for the past few years, and everything surrounding the company has been chaotic, but for the first time in a while now, it would seem as though there's a change in the air. Earlier today, BlackBerry released their Q3...

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BlackBerry App Roundup for December 18, 2015

BlackBerry App Roundup 12/18/15

Howdy CrackBerry nation! Another week has passed so you know what that means? Not only is it time to share with you another batch of applications for your BlackBerry 10 or Priv device but also a way to catch up on all the news that transpired since we last met. While we were all pondering the now announced Fiscal 2016 results, other things happened too: BBM for BlackBerry 10 was updated,...

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BlackBerry Q3 Fiscal 2016 Earnings Call Live Blog!

BlackBerry Q3 Fiscal 2016 Earnings Call Live Blog!

The report is out, but the earnings call still has to happen, so hop into the chat below and settle in. The conference call will be held today beginning at 8 am ET, and can be accessed by dialing 888-428-9507 or by logging onto the BlackBerry Investors site. A replay of the conference call will be available at around 10 am EST by calling in to 1-647-436-0148 and entering the pass code 8820480...

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BlackBerry announces Q3 Fiscal 2016 results

BlackBerry reports Q3 Fiscal 2016 earnings results

As expected, BlackBerry has now announced their Q3 Fiscal 2016 results. Non-GAAP revenue for the third quarter of fiscal 2016 was $557 million with GAAP revenue of $548 million. GAAP revenue reflects a purchase accounting write down of deferred revenue associated with recent acquisitions. The non-GAAP revenue breakdown for the quarter was approximately 29% for software and services, 31% for...

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BBM for BlackBerry 10 updated to v10.11.6.21

BBM for BlackBerry 10 updated to v10.11.6.21

Having some issues with the previous update for BBM? If so, you'll want to get the newest version available that has now arrived in BlackBerry World. Noted as v10.11.6.21, this release uses the same changelog from the previous release, so while it's hard to say what exactly has changed, it's safe to say there are some bug fixes in there as there always is with any update. Spot anything...

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BlackBerry OS 10.3.2.2876 update files now available for download

BlackBerry OS 10.3.2.2876 now official and rolling out

December has been a rather interesting month for BlackBerry 10 OS updates. First we saw Sprint finally roll out OS 10.3.2.2813, which was then made available for everyone to update to manually, and now BlackBerry has pushed out OS 10.3.2.2876 to Shop BlackBerry purchased devices, while everyone else can manually update by downloading the required files for the CrackBerry Forums....

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Toysoft holiday mega sale – Grab select apps for $0.99

Toysoft XMAS Sale 2015

Looking for a holiday deal to grab a few productivity and utility applications? Toysoft Development is spreading the holiday cheer by placing a few items in their catalog on sale. Between now and Friday, December 25th, the BlackBerry 10 applications shown below will be available to purchase for only $0.99. Below is the breakdown of all of the applications included in this mega sale. AppLock...

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Tap into the Force with these 12 great Star Wars gifts for the Jedi in your life

Tap into the Force with these 12 great Star Wars gifts for the Jedi in your life

Need help finding the perfect Star Wars gift for the holidays? Let's see what the Galaxy has in store for you. With all the excitement surrounding The Force Awakens many of us are doing our very best to steer clear of spoilers while staying pumped about the latest addition to the Star Wars Saga. Staying in the spirit of things we've highlighted 12 Star Wars gifts worth checking out that are...

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Blaq for BlackBerry 10 updated through the BlackBerry Beta Zone

Blaq

While the official Twitter for BlackBerry 10 app hasn't been updated in months now, the fine folks at Kisai Labs have no problem with keeping Blaq for BlackBerry 10 updates rolling. A new update has arrived in the BlackBerry Beta Zone and is now available to download for anyone who has previously purchased Blaq. While it's not a massive update, it does address some longstanding bugs that have...

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WhatsApp will be blocked by courts in Brazil for 48 hours

Update: Reuters is now reporting that a Brazilian higher court has lifted the 48-hour block of WhatsApp, overturning the lower court's ruling. Original story: A Brazilian court has issued a block on the massively-popular messenger service WhatsApp, which is owned by Facebook. This temporary block will remain in place for 48 hours starting this evening. This move will only affect those in the...

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BlackBerry Priv now available for pre-order at Orange France

BlackBerry Priv now available for pre-order at Orange France

The BlackBerry Priv is now available for pre-order through Orange in France, continuing its slow march around the world. Orange is offering the BlackBerry's first Android handset for a cool €299 after a €100 rebate with a 2-year contract. For €608, you can nab the Priv on a one-year contract, or opt out altogether and snag the smartphone unlocked for €799. If you're hoping to get your hands...

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Shaw Communications announces plans to acquire Wind Mobile

Shaw Communications announces plans to acquire Wind Mobile

Canada's Shaw Communications has announced plans to acquire Wind Mobile, aiming to dip its toes into the wireless market. Shaw, which currently provides cable and internet services, says that it hopes the $1.6 billion deal will help it tackle an increasingly "mobile-first" media landscape: "The global telecom landscape is quickly evolving towards 'mobile-first' product offerings as...

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Was the BlackBerry Hub an important part of your decision to buy a Priv?

For the BlackBerry Priv, one of the key features which separates it from other Android devices on the market is the BlackBerry Hub. The Hub allows you to quickly organise and take action on emails, text and BBM messages, phone calls, social media notifications, calendar invitations and more has become something a lot of BlackBerry users can't live without. However, looking through the...

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Limited time offer: Free shipping at ShopCrackBerry US until December 31

Limited time offer: Free shipping at ShopCrackBerry US until December 31

Shop for all your BlackBerry accessories and have them shipped for free through December 31. Starting today, all orders shipped via standard USPS to the 48 contiguous states will have shipping costs waived through December 31, 2015. Here at ShopCrackBerry we have a large selection of popular BlackBerry accessories including cases, chargers, Bluetooth, and more for the latest devices. Find your...

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UKarbon skins are a great way to change up the look of your BlackBerry

UKarbon skins are a great way to change up the look of your BlackBerry

Skins for devices have been around for some time though they're becoming few and far between for BlackBerry 10 owners. There are some companies that still sell skins for BlackBerry devices, and a UK-based company has started to offer up skins for BlackBerry 10 models. Join us as take a look at a few of them. UKarbon has a variety of skins on offer. From the popular carbon look, to matte...

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BlackBerry World to celebrate the holidays with free apps for BlackBerry 10 users

WhereIs...?

BlackBerry 10 smartphone owners will be able to grab a number of apps that are normally paid downloads for free from BlackBerry World from December 20 to December 26. It's part of the company's holiday celebrations. While the final list of free apps has yet to be revealed, BlackBerry said apps like WhereIs...? (shown above), Instant – Track Device Usage and PaperPusher Scanner will be...

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xFit WOD updated to include scratch pad, track picture notes, bug fixes, and more!

The CrossFit conditioning program has soared in popularity over the past few years, and a new update to xFit WOD for BlackBerry 10 makes staying on track even easier. Staying on track is especially difficult during this holiday season, where the temptation to overindulge is always present. My willpower is at an all-time low right now what with all the seasonal chocolates and candy being...

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