CarePartners

BlackBerry has now announced that, CarePartners, a home care nursing agency that provides personal support services, rehabilitation services, and nursing care to over 70,000 patients each year has chosen to CellTrak's VisitManager solution, running on BlackBerry 10 smartphones and managed by BES12 to mobilize their home care providers. "With the CellTrak solution on BlackBerry, we have...

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BerryFlow Upstream Podcast - EMM

BerryFlow Upstream Podcast - EMM

And we're back! After taking a bit of a break for the Easter weekend, Upstream and is back and this week there was lots to talk about. For this episode, we decided to take it to BBM Meetings and give that go instead of using Google Hangouts but Google must have somehow sensed we were using different service because, YouTube decided it wanted to encode the video perpetually. However, we got it...

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Deezer brings enhanced audio quality with their latest update

Deezer brings enhanced audio quality with their latest update

I honestly cannot remember the last time Deezer's streaming music app was last updated for BlackBerry 10 but, I know without a doubt that right now, there's a new update available. Although it remains an Android port at this point, Deezer has added a rather significant change to this release, one I'm sure anyone who is using the app will certainly appreciate. So what is it? Well, it's better...

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Nightly Clock

Did you manage to snag one of the 1500 free copies of Nightly Clock? If so, you'll want to load up BlackBerry World and grab the latest update to the app as it brings a lot of bug fixes based on user feedback, especially for BlackBerry Passport owners. You can now double tap the Clock for quick access to the Alarm Settings Added more requested Date Formats Passport Users can now use Both...

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Troubles Land - An amazing and extensive platformer for BlackBerry 10

Troubles Land - An amazing and extensive platformer for BlackBerry 10

It's not often I sit down and play games but when I saw the above trailer for Troubles Land from the newly founded Espoo based game studio Enksoft, I had to give it a go. I've always been a platformer game fan, and Troubles Land fits right in there and better yet, delivers on its promise of being 'amazing and extensive' thanks to its hand-drawn artwork and great music soundtrack. For $0.99,...

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Get endless hours of arcade hopping fun with Super Crossy

Get endless hours of arcade hopping fun with Super Crossy

As a child of the eighties, one of the classic arcade games I probably spent way too much time playing was Frogger. The goal of that game was to navigate your frog from the bottom of the screen across the road or river which contained various obstacles that moved horizontally such as motor vehicles, logs, and alligators. Being that this is now 2015, it was only natural, we would see similar...

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Whine

Whine, the third-party Vine client for BlackBerry 10 has always been a pretty stellar app, but there's always room for improvement and a new update pushing through BlackBerry World right now for the app brings plenty of them. I'd even go so far as to say it almost feels like a whole new app with this release, but I'll let you all be the judge of that, have a look at the full changelog....

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BBM beta for Windows Phone snags a slew of bug fixes in latest update

BBM beta for Windows Phone snags a slew of bug fixes in latest update

BlackBerry has rolled out an update to its BBM beta app on Windows Phone today, and while it doesn't bring any fancy new features, it does include a whole slew of bug fixes. Here's the breakdown os issues fixed in BBM beta version 2.1.0.7: Restarting BBM brings up the "Find friends" screen intermittently BBM crashes when trying to add an image when adding a post Feeds tab does not...

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BlackBerry App Roundup for April 10, 2015

BlackBerry App Roundup for April 10, 2015

Howdy CrackBerry nation! Hope you all are ready for the weekend. What a week it has been. Not only did BlackBerry release a new e-book highlighting enterprise customer success stories and a brief look at the apps on the BlackBerry Leap, but the new BBM Beta granted users the capability to to chat with individuals, not in your BBM contact list. Now it's time to bring you this week's picks for...

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OS 10.3.1.2726 update files now available for all BlackBerry 10 smartphones

If you're among those who simply must have the latest OS, even if it means loading it through some unconventional ways, you'll be pleased to know that OS 10.3.1.2726 update files are now available for all BlackBerry 10 smartphones including the technically not yet available BlackBerry Leap. Autoloaders for the files have yet to be created but given all the needed files are available for them to...

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Rogers Logo

On April 15 Rogers will expand on their popular 'Roam Like Home" program to include 35 countries across Europe. In the new countries, Rogers will allow customers to send emails, picture messages, make phone calls, and browse the internet for a flat $10 per day fee. Previously Rogers offered the plan for customers who were traveling to the US, and wanted to use their Rogers data and minutes...

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Sprint's new international roaming plan offers unlimited 2G data for no extra charge

Sprint has launched a new international roaming plan for customers visiting Latin America, Japan, and Europe. Sprint's new International Value Roaming will give customers unlimited 2G data and texting while in a number of Latin American and European countries, as well as Japan. International Value Roaming is available free of charge, and can be easily added to any existing Sprint plan....

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Multiple admin feature for BBM Channels now available

Multiple admin feature for BBM Channels now available

Back at the beginning of March, BlackBerry pushed out an update to BBM and one of the highlights of that specific release was a mention of the ability to have multiple BBM Channel contributors through the BBM Channels online portal. For whatever reason, that function never appeared, and it was never mentioned again. That left many people wondering where it went and while we still don't have an...

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Listen to your favorite podcasts with 1000 copies of bPod

Listen to your favorite podcasts with 1000 copies of bPod

There are various applications available at your fingertips to manage and listen to all of your feeds. One of the application on my device that I utilize to manage my feeds is bPod. It is an intuitive and highly configurable native application that gives users a pleasant and effortless listening experience. Since our original look at the application, it underwent several updates that not...

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BlackBerry Passport

The BlackBerry design team has just scored another win. This time around, it comes by way of the BlackBerry Passport which has earned the prestigious "Best of the Best" Red Dot Product Design 2015 award. The BlackBerry Design Team is honoured to accept the prestigious Red Dot: Best of the Best Product Design Award for the BlackBerry Passport," said Alison Phillips, Managing Director and...

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Reduce the clutter in your wallet with Loyalty

Reduce the clutter in your wallet with Loyalty

There are no shortage of loyalty cards strewn about my desk. Older cards are stuffed in drawers, others in my wallet, and even more on my key ring. Honestly, I let it get out of hand and have always looked for a way to organize them. There are various applications currently available to digitize those plastic cards and tags, however, there is always room for one more and it is appropriately...

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BlackBerry brand still strong in Africa

BlackBerry brand still strong in Africa

For years now, Africa has been a market BlackBerry has been paying attention to and according to a new independent study conducted by GeoPoll and World Wide Worx, that attention might end up paying off for BlackBerry. According to the study, BlackBerry could potentially move from a six percent market share in the region to a projected 16 percent. Additionally, World Wide Worx and GeoPoll...

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TELUS rolling out OS 10.3.1.2708 to several BlackBerry 10 devices

TELUS rolling out OS 10.3.1.2708 to several BlackBerry 10 devices

Adding to the small bevy of updates that were pushed out yesterday for several devices, TELUS has now started pushing out OS 10.3.1.2708 (Software version 10.3.1.1865) to multiple BlackBerry 10 devices such as the Passport, Z10, Q10, Z30 and Classic as well. Much like yesterday's release, this OS has been around in leaked and official form for quite some time now for ShopBlackBerry and...

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WhatsApp beta updated once again with a large list of changes

WhatsApp

It's that time again. Another WhatsApp beta has arrived in the BlackBerry Beta Zone. As has become the norm, this release is jam packed with changes according to the changelog and covers everything from a few new features right down to the usual miscellaneous bug fixes and performance improvements. Added custom ringtones for incoming calls (Settings>Notification Settings>Call...

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Rogers rolling out OS 10.3.1.2576 to BlackBerry Passport owners

Rogers rolling out OS 10.3.1.2576 to BlackBerry Passport owners

Are you a Rogers customer who purchased their BlackBerry Passport from Rogers but haven't received 10.3.1 yet? If so, you might want to go ahead and check for software updates if you don't already have a notification showing. As reported by several folks in the CrackBerry Forums and Twitter and checked through Sachesi, Rogers has now officially released OS 10.3.1.2576 (Software version 10.3.1....

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