These white CrackBerry Crunk skin cases for Q10 are on sale today for $5.95!

These white CrackBerry Crunk skin cases for Q10 are on sale today for $5.95!

This flexible, TPU case fits perfectly around your BlackBerry Q10 and helps protect against drops and scratches while providing an enhanced grip to the device. The slim and lightweight design of the Crunk Case allows you to comfortably carry your device without any additional bulk. The back features a CrackBerry logo embedded into the skin, proving you're an official BlackBerry addict!

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More awesome news today out of the BlackBerry enterprise scene and what a great way to start the working week. As you'll see below in the following press release from BlackBerry themselves, an in-depth survey has been conducted to take a closer look into how mobile devices in the workplace are affected by potential security risks. It's no secret that over the past few years BlackBerry have...

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Unable to log into Box? You're not alone - (Update)

Unable to log into Box? You're not alone - (Update)

Update: According to Box's status page, it looks like the issue has been resolved. Carry on! Are you amongst the many using Box for additional cloud storage on BlackBerry 10 smartphone? If so, have a look at your account and see if it's logged in right now. Many have noticed their accounts have automatically logged them out and when attempting to log back in, the 'Grant Access' button no...

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1500 copies up for grabs of Call Blocker Pro by Max Secure

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Yes, we may have featured a few call blocking apps recently, but Max Secure Software are kindly letting CrackBerry readers have the chance to grab Call Blocker Pro for free by using the redemption code we have below. This one is 10.3 only I'm afraid due to the API not being available before. As usual, with 1500 copies available you'll need to get in quick, but if it's not a feature you are...

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Verizon's new contract terms make it more expensive to defect early

Verizon's new contract terms make it more expensive to defect early

Verizon Wireless has updated its terms of service, which could increase the amount you're paying in early termination fees, or ETF, depending on when you wish to defect and leave the carrier. According to the new terms, if you sign a new two-year contract with Verizon and decide to leave towards the beginning of the contract term, you'll be out more money as your early termination fees do not...

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A hands-on look at Pushbullet third party client BlackBullet for BlackBerry 10

Back in August we posted an article about a third party client for Pushbullet called BlackBullet. Pushbullet is a service that is currently available on iOS and Android and it pushes notifications to your desktop. As well as that you can share files between your device(s) and desktop browser, URLs and notes. Pushbullet also integrates with IFTTT.com and this is where is gets even more...

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BlackBerry App Roundup for November 14, 2014

BlackBerry App Roundup for November 14, 2014

Howdy CrackBerry nation! This week we saw a flurry of announcements come out of the BlackBerry for Enterprise event and Investor Day Call. From the introduction of WorkLife to balance business and personal use, the release of BES12 and BBM Meetings to the BlackBerry Classic Launch date being set, there is no shortage of items to discuss. Finally, and more importantly, you can now preorder the...

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BlackBerry OS 10.3.1.1151 autoloaders now available

BlackBerry OS 10.3.1.1151 autoloaders now available for all BlackBerry 10 devices

Looking for something to do this weekend? Well, if playing around with unofficial BlackBerry 10 builds is your idea of fun, you can now grab OS 10.3.1.1151 and give it a go. Autoloaders, as well as all the signed files, have appeared in the CrackBerry Forums and a readily available for download for most BlackBerry 10 smartphones. The rest are still being uploaded. As always, if you download...

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Join the BlackBerry Classic mosaic and be a part of the launch event!

Join the BlackBerry Classic mosaic and be a part of the launch event!

With the BlackBerry Classic launch date now announced, BlackBerry is welcoming everyone to be a part of it in a really cool way. They've set up a mosaic of the BlackBerry Classic comprised entirely of images and tweets from Twitter based on the tweets you've been sending using the hashtag #INeedMyBB or #BlackBerryClassic. You can hit Twitter now or head on over to the mosaic site to add...

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Work Wide - The best multitasking app ever now on BlackBerry World

Work Wide - The best multitasking app ever now on BlackBerry World

For those of you who own a BlackBerry Passport, you already know the device was built around productivity. But what if you could further improve that productivity through an app? That's the goal with the new Work Wide app now available in BlackBerry World. The Work Wide app started life based on speculation of being able to run two apps side-by-side on the BlackBerry Passport but when that didn...

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Rogers now taking preorders for the BlackBerry Classic

Rogers now taking preorders for the BlackBerry Classic

Rogers has wasted no time in letting folks know they'll be carrying the BlackBerry Classic. If you visit the Rogers website right now and look at the BlackBerry offerings, you'll see an ad letting everyone know the device is now available through the Rogers reservation system. At this time, it doesn't indicate how much Rogers will be selling the BlackBerry Classic for but it's likely to be...

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BlackBerry is on the cusp of returning as a growth company

BlackBerry is on the cusp of returning as a growth company

Yesterday could turn out to be one of the most pivotal days in the transformation of BlackBerry. I don't say this lightly either. I've been very concerned, yet hopeful about the future of the business since before the launch of BlackBerry 10. Despite the huge earnings and stock price volatility I still remain both concerned and hopeful. And I'm still a shareholder. I've never sold any of the...

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BlackBerry partners with ISEC7 to distribute BES12

BlackBerry partners with ISEC7 to distribute BES12

BlackBerry is teaming up once again with German group ISEC7 for the release of BES12. ISEC7 will provide customer support for customers switching over to BES12, as well as several other support. The company will provide full hosting of BES12 for their customers. BES12 was originally announced earlier this year as BlackBerry's mobile device management solution for all smartphone platforms. It...

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Save 72% today on this OEM leather pocket pouch for BlackBerry Q10!

Save 72% today on this OEM leather pocket pouch for BlackBerry Q10!

Hand crafted and finished in genuine leather with a soft inner lining, the BlackBerry Leather Pocket protects against bumps and scratches. It also recognizes settings and preferences, with power saving technology that works to help extend battery life of your BlackBerry device. Yours today for only $9.95!

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Watch shows from around the world with TV On The Go for BlackBerry 10

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Being able to stream TV shows to your smartphone is nothing new. However, I recently received a tweet from the developers of TV On The Go, which is available to download for free from BlackBerry World and it's a beauty. I personally don't have the need to watch TV on my BlackBerry 10 device very often but this one will certainly be staying on my handset for when those times of extreme...

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A hands-on look at Timed Messages, Message Retraction and more in the latest version of BBM

By now, you should have updated to the latest version of BBM, which rolled out October 31st, 2014. There were a whole load of new features in the update. Message retraction, timed messages, a better way to request High Quality photos and more. We'll take a closer look at all the features. The two biggest new features are the Timed Messages and the Message Retraction options. You'll find a...

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Telegram wants to give away $50,000 to a BlackBerry dev to bring their app to BlackBerry 10

Are you a BlackBerry developer who could use $50,000? If so, the folks from Telegram are looking for you. As noted on their Twitter account and company blog, they are looking for a BlackBerry developer or developers to bring their cloud-based mobile and desktop messaging app with a focus on security and speed to the BlackBerry 10 platform. A lot of Telegram users asked us to support...

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Sonic the Hedgehog spins onto the BBM shop in sticker form

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A little something for 'old school' video game and cartoon lovers. Sonic blasted onto the scene in 1991 as a mascot for SEGA (Nintendo had Mario) and since then, he's starred in games, five different cartoon series and a TON of spin-offs. Now, you can bring Sonic to your BBM thanks to a brand new sticker pack having now arrived in the BBM Shop. The pack will set you back $1.99, but you get...

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John Chen: This is a platform that is going to last us for a very, very long time

In between taking the stage at the BlackBerry for Enterprise event and the BlackBerry investor day call, BlackBerry CEO John Chen found time to talk to CNBC about all the announcements from the event. As expected, there was a few choice quotes offered up in the interview surrounding what's in the pipeline for BlackBerry, how BlackBerry will compete and what they need to do in order to turn...

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U.S. government accused of spying on citizens with fake towers to collect phone data

A new report suggests that a U.S. Marshals Service spy program operating under the Justice Department is collecting thousands of cellphone identification numbers from Americans by employing fake communication towers. The program has been operational since 2007 and the towers are mounted on Cessna airplanes operating out of at least five metropolitan-area airports. These fake towers would trick...

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