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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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BlackBerry Classic spotted again in new batch of photos

BlackBerry Classic spotted again in new batch of photos

It would seem as though if you want to get your hands on a BlackBerry Classic ahead of schedule, you'll have to pack your bags and head to Shenzen. Although the BlackBerry Classic has been spotted several times already, someone decided to throw a BlackBerry party and in attendance was a BlackBerry Classic and it got caught posing for some new photos. To go along with the ones from the party...

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Amazon now sending out delivery estimate updates for Passport orders

Amazon now sending out delivery estimate updates for Passport orders

Have you ordered a BlackBerry Passport from Amazon and been waiting for it to ship? If so, you'll want to keep an eye on your inbox for a status update from Amazon. The company has now sent out several emails letting customers know their orders have been processed along with letting them know their new delivery estimates. According to the emails we've received, if you placed your order on or...

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BBM Meetings launching soon for enterprise, consumer release in 2015

BBM Meetings launching soon for enterprise, consumer release in 2015

Back in June during the BlackBerry earnings call a new app called BBM Meetings made an appearance. Since then, there hasn't been a ton of info about it relayed by BlackBerry but like all the other BBM initiatives BlackBerry has been working on such as BBM Protected, BBM Money, Cross-platform BBM, BBM Channels, BBM stickers, BBM Meetings is still well on its way according to BlackBerry's...

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It's Thanksgiving in Canada! Save 20% on all accessories at ShopCrackBerry

It's Thanksgiving in Canada! Save 20% on all accessories at ShopCrackBerry

In case you didn't catch the news, we're celebrating Thanksgiving in Canada by giving you 20% off everything at ShopCrackBerry including cases, chargers, batteries, screen protectors—the whole caboodle! To enjoy these holiday savings, all you need to do is apply coupon code: Thanks20 at checkout. You'll instantly see a revised cart with reduced prices on everything you've added. And, this...

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AT&T launches new Passport international plans

AT&T launches new Passport international roaming plans

AT&T has a new set of international plans, and while they'll still hit your wallet hard, they're an improvement of what came before. AT&T's new plans, dubbed Passport, Passport Plus, and Passport Pro (not to be confused with plans for the new BlackBerry Passport), bring the same data allotments, but at least offer easier billing international data packages than we've seen before from Ma...

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We've got BlackBerry JM-1 Batteries on sale today for only $9.95!

We've got BlackBerry JM-1 Batteries on sale today for only $9.95!

Flight delays, power outages, longer-than-expected trips—you can't always recharge your BlackBerry when you'd like to. But with an extra JM-1 BlackBerry battery on hand you can always talk, type and work as long as you need to. Keep it in your bag or briefcase and stay connected, powered up,and ready to get the job done. Get yours today and save 80% off the list price!

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Dropbox

Those who rely on Dropbox to store their personal files may have lost some of their data. The service has experienced some issues regarding a bug in older versions of its available desktop apps. This bug deleted files uploaded by affected users who activated the Selective Sync feature, leading some to find they'd lost a large amount of files. Should users shut down (or restart) the affected...

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Clothes shopping on the go with the River Island app on BlackBerry 10

River Island

I'm not sure about the rest of the world but here in the UK if you head down any major high street chances are you will find a branch of River Island where you can pick up some sweet clothes. Their application is now available on BlackBerry 10 and although a little late to the party it sure will come in handy for many folk. Although it's the Android version you can pick this one up from...

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Multi Breaker - Brick Breaker style game against an opponent

Multi Breaker - Brick Breaker style game against an opponent

Brick Breaker was a classic game that came preinstalled on legacy BlackBerry devices. Many were sad to see it was not initially made available when BlackBerry 10 smartphones came out. However, Brick Breaker Bold (Beta) eventually landed in BlackBerry World for BlackBerry 10 device owners and it's one of James' top 10 games on his BlackBerry Passport. Due to the fact that Brick Breaker was not...

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My top 10 game selection for the BlackBerry Passport

Passport Games

When it comes to games, what you will like very much varies from user to user. Although the BlackBerry Passport is portrayed to be a business device and of course it serves that purpose beautifully, you'll also be pleased to hear that gaming is also great on that whopping square display. Although I don't tend to spend an awful lot of time playing games (apart from reviewing them) there are...

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Leaked OS 10.3.0.1418 available for all BlackBerry 10 devices

Leaked OS 10.3.0.1418 available for all BlackBerry 10 devices

Alright, so it's kind of sort of a leak but not really. In any case, while Rogers is in the process of rolling out OS 10.3.0.1418 officially to the BlackBerry Passport, the files are also available for every other BlackBerry 10 device. At this point, you'll have to load the files manually but for anyone familiar with leaks, that shouldn't be an issue. Worst case, you can hang around the...

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Rogers rolling out OS 10.3.0.1418 for the BlackBerry Passport

Rogers rolling out OS 10.3.0.1418 for the BlackBerry Passport

When it comes to OS updates for the BlackBerry Passport, Rogers seems to be leading the pack. They were the first carrier to roll out an update before the device was fully officially announced and now they've gone ahead and released another. Now appearing on Passports is software update v10.3.0.908 otherwise known as OS v10.3.0.1418. The update doesn't really specify what has changed, but...

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ShopCrackBerry Thanksgiving Sale - Save 20% on all accessories!

ShopCrackBerry Thanksgiving Sale - Save 20% on all accessories!

This year, Canadian Thanksgiving falls on Monday, October 13th, and to help celebrate we're having a sale! From now up until October 14th, if you use the coupon code Thanks20 in any of our stores, you'll receive 20% off your purchase of accessories. Whether you're looking for a new case for your BlackBerry Passport or BlackBerry Z30 or maybe a spare battery or charging bundle for your...

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BlackBerry App Roundup for October 10, 2014

BlackBerry App Roundup for October 10, 2014

Howdy CrackBerry nation! It is time once again to rustle up some fine apps and games. However, let's not forget all the BlackBerry news that happened this past week. For those of you searching for a few games to pass the time, Funkoi is holding an October giveaway where you can pick up three of their most popular games for free. Also, there is still time to enter the win a BlackBerry Passport...

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BlackBerry CEO John Chen to speak at Technologies that Matter forum

BlackBerry CEO John Chen

Since taking charge as CEO at BlackBerry, John Chen has understandably been busy handling the agenda there, he has still managed to find some time to take part in various discussion forums elsewhere. One such occasion is coming up on October 17th where John Chen will be attending the Technologies that Matter series forum at the C.K.K. auditorium, Hong Kong Science Park, which is organised by...

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MockIt updated with support for the BlackBerry Passport

MockIt updated with support for the BlackBerry Passport

MockIt has easily become one of the first apps I install whenever I get a new BlackBerry, so imagine my surprise when I moved into a BlackBerry Passport and found out things were a little off due to the resolution of the device. Luckily, I didn't have to wait for long and I was back up and running with a beta build and now, with all the kinks worked out, OSBB Code Labs has released a Passport...

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