Here is how to fix the 'No Service' bug on the AT&T BlackBerry Priv

If you're a Priv owner on AT&T who has been struck with the 'No Service' bug that has been affecting some AT&T Privs since mid-September, the fix is now in. Although it never came as part of the November update package, the fix is all rather easy to install. Read on to learn how to fix the 'No Service' bug on the AT&T BlackBerry Priv. Install the BlackBerry "No Service"...

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BerryFlow Upstream Podcast - Edge

BerryFlow Upstream Podcast - Edge

If you missed BerryFlow Upstream last night live, now is a great time to get yourself caught up. This week, we discuss the new Ford and QNX agreement, Verizon finally updating Priv devices to Marshmallow plus, another round of DTEK60 discussion and more! Dig in. Video and audio available. Topics ShopBlackBerry has extended their great deals on Priv and Passport! BlackBerry and Ford sign...

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BlackBerry Priv, DTEK50 and DTEK60 November updates now available

BlackBerry Priv, DTEK50 and DTEK60 November updates now available

Keeping in line with their monthly update schedule, BlackBerry has now begun the roll out of the November update patch for Priv, DTEK50 and DTEK60. Just as with the earlier beta release, this update could come in as a small update for you or as a rather large one. As of now, BlackBerry (nor Google) has posted the bulletin specifics, but the updates are certainly there for some. As always,...

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BlackBerry and Optiemus announce the DTEK50 and DTEK60 in India

BlackBerry and Optiemus announce the DTEK50 and DTEK60 in India

BlackBerry customers in India looking to get their hands on either the DTEK50 or DTEK60 will be pleased to know BlackBerry has partnered with Optiemus to bring both devices to market. Announced by Alex Thurber at an event in India, the mid-range DTEK50 will be available for Rs. 21,990 while the higher-end DTEK60 will be available for Rs. 46,990. "India is a very important market for...

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Verizon now officially rolling out Android Marshmallow to Priv owners

While we had an indication it would be coming soon earlier, there was no official documentation to go along with it from Verizon. Now, though, that has changed and Verizon has finally updated their Priv software update page to officially announce the Android Marshmallow update for Priv owners. Software Version: AAH376 Verizon Wireless is pleased to announce a new software update for your...

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BlackBerry Priv November beta update now available

BlackBerry Priv November beta update now available

While we wait and see if the Verizon Marshmallow update eventually appears for all, BlackBerry has gone ahead and released their November beta update for all Priv owners except those on Verizon. This time around, the update is fairly small coming in at around 98MB (some folks may see a larger update) but once updated, you'll have the latest security patch ahead of everyone else. For those...

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Verizon may finally be rolling out Android Marshmallow to Priv owners

Verizon may finally be rolling out Android Marshmallow to Priv owners

If you're a Priv owner on Verizon and have been waiting for Android Marshmallow, your wait may finally be coming to an end. Verizon may soon finally be rolling out Android Marshmallow to Priv owners. Although it doesn't seem widespread as of yet, at least one member in the CrackBerry Forums has now reported receiving the Android Marshmallow update on their Verizon BlackBerry Priv, while others...

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Get BBM and you could get into an exclusive party in Johannesburg

Get BBM and you could get into an exclusive party in Johannesburg

If you live in South Africa and are looking to have some fun, BBM has now kicked off a new campaign where you could get in on 'the most exclusive party of the year' in Johannesburg, just by using BBM. The event itself will take place on December 1st in Johannesburg, South Africa, and DJ's Black Coffee and Black Motion will be there spinning along with Shizma PH and Twins on Decks. Entering...

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Where to buy the BlackBerry DTEK60 in the UK

Here's where you can buy the BlackBerry DTEK60 in the UK

The BlackBerry DTEK60 has now been officially announced and is starting to pop up in different places for you to buy. If you're in the UK and you're looking to purchase the BlackBerry DTEK60, we've compiled a list of the places you can currently place an order. Shop BlackBerry UK You can buy the DTEK60 from Shop BlackBerry and right now an accessory bundle is being included. This accessory...

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Don't miss these awesome deals on Kmashi's portable battery packs!

Don't miss these awesome deals on Kmashi's portable battery packs!

Right now you can score some sweet savings on Kmashi's portable battery packs at Amazon with a coupon code. For as little as $9 you can grab a 10000mAh power bank to charge your favorite gadgets while on the go without tethering yourself to a wall. The batteries are rather small and high capacity, with both 10000mAh and 15000mAh units available. Both have two USB outputs to charge multiple...

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BlackBerry and Ford sign agreement for expanded use of BlackBerry's QNX and security software

BlackBerry and the Ford Motor Company have a pretty well laid out history of working together and today, that relationship has been extended. BlackBerry has now announced that a new agreement with Ford Motor Company has been signed for the expanded use of BlackBerry's QNX and security software. Although the terms of the deal are confidential, BlackBerry notes it signifies an acceleration in...

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ShopBlackBerry has extended their great deals on Priv and Passport!

ShopBlackBerry has extended their deals on Priv and Passport

If you still haven't taken advantage of the ShopBlackBerry offers on Priv and Passport, BlackBerry has now added some more time to the clock. Whether you are looking for a new BlackBerry 10 or Android smartphone, you won't want to miss out on this deal. You can pick up a Passport for as little as $249 USD (or $299 USD for the Silver Edition) and the Priv is available for $425 USD. As this is a...

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BerryFlow Upstream Podcast - DTEK60

BerryFlow Upstream Podcast - DTEK60

If you couldn't catch BerryFlow live last night, don't worry. You can go ahead and get yourself caught up right now. This week, with the DTEK60 finally having arrived, that's a big part of our discussion. Additionally, we discuss the latest BBM developments, a new update coming for AT&T Priv owners and BlackBerry fact checking Bloomberg's coverage of Apple hiring QNX talent. Hop in. Topics...

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BlackBerry Keyboard app adds faster language switching, improved type by swiping and more!

The BlackBerry Keyboard app for Android is loaded with features but that hasn't stopped BlackBerry from gathering feedback on how to make it even better. A new update rolling out through Google Play adds two popular requests to the mix plus, it adds greater security support for enterprise customers. What's New? More security for organizations by separating words learned in your personal...

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BlackBerry fact checks Bloomberg's coverage of Apple hiring QNX talent

If you're up on your Apple rumors then you'll know that Apple reportedly has employees in Canada building a car operating system. More specifically, those employees are based in Kanata, not far from BlackBerry's QNX offices. A recent article on Bloomberg highlighted how 'Apple targeted QNX employees' but according to BlackBerry COO Marty Beard, some incorrect statements were made in the article...

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BlackBerry is working with AT&T to expedite a software fix for the 'No Service' issue on Priv

If you're a Priv owner on AT&T who has been struck with the 'No Service' bug that has been affecting some AT&T Privs since mid-September, you'll be pleased to know there has been some movement towards fixing the issue. The root cause for this issue has been identified, and a solution will be made available shortly as BlackBerry is working with AT&T to expedite the release of a...

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BBM for Android picks up new features and bug fixes in latest release

BBM for Android picks up new features and bug fixes in latest release

The latest update to BBM for Android has now arrived and this time around folks can expect a few new features as well as the typical bug fixes. On top of the new features and bug fixes, there is also some general UI changes that have been noted in the changelog. What's New Share your photos with all your contacts via the new post to feeds option. It's selfie time! BBM Channels now support...

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BlackBerry adds DTEK60 beta program through Beta Zone

DTEK60

If you got your hands on a DTEK60 and took my advice and updated your BlackBerry Beta Zone profile, there's a good chance you'll be getting an email from BlackBerry inviting you to join the DTEK60 on Android M beta program. Right now, it's still early and BlackBerry is still setting things up so it might be a bit before there are any software updates available but, that just means you might...

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Twitter will discontinue Vine 'in the coming months'

Vine

Twitter has now announced their video sharing app Vine will be shutting down "in the coming months." While the website will be sticking around, Twitter says that the services mobile apps will be discontinued. Nothing is happening to the apps, website or your Vines today. We value you, your Vines, and are going to do this the right way. You'll be able to access and download your Vines. We'...

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Digital Offer: Get a lifetime subscription to VPN Unlimited for only $29!

Digital Offer: Get a lifetime subscription to VPN Unlimited for only $29!

Using the internet is becoming increasingly risky, and many people aren't taking the precautions necessary to protect their data and ultimately themselves. Using a VPN to protect yourself is never a bad idea, but free services are often unreliable, slow, and unsafe. What you need is an affordable VPN service with a proven track record to keep your data private while you browse the internet. You...

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