Caravan Transport Group Inc. now using BlackBerry's end-to-end asset tracking solution, BlackBerry Radar

With BlackBerry Radar having moved past the testing phase, BlackBerry has now announced their end-to-end asset tracking solution has been deployed with Caravan Transport Group Inc. For those unfamiliar with BlackBerry Radar, the innovative 'Smart Trailer' software and hardware solution is built on BlackBerry's cloud-based Internet of Things (IoT) software platform. Taking time, money and...

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Rare BlackBerry Passport Silver Edition running Android goes up for sale on Kijiji

Remember before the Priv was announced there were multiple sightings of the BlackBerry Passport Silver Edition caught running Android? At the time, it was caught up in the codename confusion and was better known as Oslo, and well, we know now that it was in some ways, a test bed for BlackBerry's Android smartphones. Although they never went on sale for the masses, a new Kijiji listing might...

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Save big on the Passport and Priv at ShopBlackBerry now!

Priv and Passport

BlackBerry is currently offering $250 off unlocked BlackBerry Passports, and $224 off the BlackBerry Priv through ShopBlackBerry. This is a big savings, and makes the great devices even more affordable to purchase unlocked and without a contract. Whether you are looking for a new BB10 or Android smartphone, you won't want to miss out on this deal. You can pick up a Passport for as little as $249...

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BlackBerry and Zimperium partner to provide mobile threat protection for Enterprise and Government

BlackBerry and Zimperium have now announced they are partnering to deliver enterprise and government customers with comprehensive mobile threat detection, risk analysis and prevention for both iOS and Android devices. Good Dynamics and BES12 integrated with Zimperium zIPS offers comprehensive threat detection, visibility and protection against network, device and application mobile attacks...

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How to set up the BlackBerry Hub widget on Android

How to set up the BlackBerry Hub widget on Android

The BlackBerry Hub app for Android has been updated on a regular basis the past few months and with each update, new features are added. In the latest update, the Hub Widget has been added. It allows you to add one of three views to your homescreen. If you also use the BlackBerry Launcher, then you can use the Hub popup widget to see another view, and be on top of your messages. This...

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11Street now taking DTEK50 pre-orders in Malaysia

11Street now taking DTEK50 pre-orders in Malaysia

If you live in Malaysia and have been looking into picking up a DTEK50, you now have the option of placing a pre-order with 11Street. The retailer has now posted up pre-orders for the DTEK50 with pricing set at RM 1,339.00, though, shipments are not expected to start going out until September 30, 2016. If you're still on the fence about the DTEK50, be sure to take a look at our review! See at...

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BlackBerry returns to Korean market with launch of the Priv

BlackBerry returns to Korean market with launch of the Priv

Following earlier reports that highlighted BlackBerry's plans to return to the Korean market, BlackBerry has now announced official availability of the Priv there at a launch event held in Seoul. As noted by Yonhap News Agency: It is BlackBerry's first smartphone launched in South Korea since it pulled out of the Korean market three years ago. The launch of the Priv smartphone in the...

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Win a brand new BlackBerry DTEK50 from CrackBerry!

Win a brand new BlackBerry DTEK50 from CrackBerry!

BlackBerry's newest device, the DTEK50, has recently released, and if you haven't already, you should check out Bla1ze's DTEK50 review, then head back here because we're giving away another one and you should enter to win! More details on that below, but first it's time to announce the winner of our last contest! Everyone please congratulate the winner and proud new owner of a DTEK50, Gerald...

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BlackBerry 'Argon' likely to be released as the DTEK60

BlackBerry 'Argon' likely to be released as the DTEK60

Although we haven't heard a lot about the BlackBerry 'Argon' since the initial rumors popped up, there's now some further evidence the device exists directly off of BlackBerry's servers. Oddly enough, the details come directly from a page which was clearly not meant to be published given the 'donotpublish.html' extension but alas, they somehow went live confirming what was already rumored for...

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BerryFlow Upstream Podcast - Widget

BerryFlow Upstream Podcast - Widget

After taking a week off, Upstream has returned. If you missed it live on Sunday night, you can now get yourself caught up. This week, we discuss the latest build of Snap, BlackBerry Hub+ Suite updates, and expansions, as well as some iOS 10 news. Plus, with BlackBerry set to announce their Q2 fiscal 2017 results September 28th, we dig a bit into what that all could mean for the company....

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Mobile Nations Weekly: Sevens

Mobile Nations Weekly: Sevens

You might have heard about the hot new thing in tech... Samsung's Note 7-shaped hole, err, recall just keeps getting deeper — the recall of the potentially-explosive phone got "now the government's involved" official. If you're still using a recalled Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (if you've not exchanged your phone, that's you), please go to the nearest store for your carrier and exchange it. It doesn...

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Have you switched to a Priv or DTEK50 from a BlackBerry 10 phone?

Have you switched to a Priv or DTEK50 from a BlackBerry 10 phone?

Back when the rumors of BlackBerry releasing an Android-powered phone were rampant, we ran a poll asking how many folks would you buy an Android-based BlackBerry. At the time, the majority (53.82%) stated if it wasn't running BlackBerry 10 they didn't want it. Clearly, a lot has changed since then. BlackBerry now has two Android-powered phones on the market and that raises the question of...

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Having issues with Reddit In Motion? A fix is on the way

Having issues with Reddit In Motion? A fix is on its way

If you're a Reddit In Motion user, you may have noticed the app hasn't been pulling in content recently unless you were logged into a Reddit account. Luckily, the developer behind the app was made aware of the problem, tracked it down and has already submitted a new build to BlackBerry World. While it's not available as of yet, once it is approved, the update will start rolling out to...

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BlackBerry COO Marty Beard: We're not letting one product or idea define us

As I mentioned in an earlier post, BlackBerry has been ramping up their company messaging to let folks know there is way more to BlackBerry than just their handset business. Another prime example of 'fighting' that mindset has come from Marty Beard, BlackBerry's chief operating officer, in response to a recently published article on Huffington Post titled 'Don't Let Yourself (Or Your Kid) Be...

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BlackBerry software recognized by Gartner for Critical Capabilities in High-Security Mobility Management

Just in case BlackBerry's focus on software hasn't been clear in recent months, the company has now taken another opportunity to spread that message. As noted by BlackBerry's Chief Security Officer, David Kleidermacher in a new post on the Inside BlackBerry blog titled 'BlackBerry Software is our Business', Gartner recently awarded BlackBerry with the highest score in 6 out of 6 use cases in...

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Snap v3 free version for BlackBerry 10 now available

Snap v3 free version for BlackBerry 10 now available

Despite arriving a little later than expected, Snap v3 free version for BlackBerry 10 has now arrived and is available for download. As you may recall, early access was offered up on a 'pay what you want' basis but for this release, there's no payment required as the app is ad-supported. With that in mind, the developer does note 'If everything works well, please consider upgrading to support...

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ShopBlackBerry offering 40% off all BlackBerry accessories

ShopBlackBerry offering 40% off all BlackBerry accessories

If you're looking to load up on BlackBerry accessories, ShopBlackBerry has kicked off a limited time sale you'll likely want to check out. From now, through to September 27, 2016 at 11:59pm PST, BlackBerry is offering 40% all BlackBerry branded accessories. ShopBlackBerry Canada ShopBlackBerry US ShopBlackBerry UK ShopBlackBerry France ShopBlackBerry Germany ShopBlackBerry Europe Whether you...

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You can now grab a BlackBerry Priv from Rogers for $0 on contract

You can now grab a BlackBerry Priv from Rogers for $0 on contract

Although the BlackBerry Priv has been available for Rogers Enterprise customers for free on contract for a while now, the Canadian carrier has finally decided to move that pricing over to the consumer side of their services. At this point, there's no mention of whether or not it's for a limited time on the site itself, but if you've been holding off, waiting for the price to drop, and don't...

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BlackBerry software ready on day one for iOS 10

BlackBerry software ready on day one for iOS 10

Apple's iOS 10 officially becomes available today and to go along with that update, BlackBerry has announced their Good Secure EMM Suites and essential BlackBerry apps and software have been updated for iOS 10 and are available in the App Store. When paired with iOS 10, BlackBerry enhances Apple's security and enterprise readiness. We go beyond support for just MDM capabilities, enabling a...

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BlackBerry opens BlackBerry Hub+ Suite beta testing to all Android devices!

Now that BlackBerry has expanded their Hub+ Suite applications for Android, they have also opened up the beta testing process for those apps through the BlackBerry Beta Zone letting any device running Android 5.1 and up participate. To get started, you will need a BlackBerry Beta Zone account if you don't already have one, but from there you can visit this link to register for an invite to...

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