BlackBerry technology enables 3 Hong Kong to offer 10 mobile numbers on one SIM

3 Hong Kong has now launched a new service called Numbers Master for iOS and Android smartphones based on technology from BlackBerry. According to the press release, Numbers Master is capable of loading up to ten mobile numbers on one SIM and users can make or receive calls anytime, anywhere via those ten numbers, allowing them to separate office and personal calls with the utmost ease....

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WhatsApp for BlackBerry 10 updated with minor fixes

WhatsApp for BlackBerry 10

A small little bump in version numbers for those of you out there still using WhatsApp as a new update has now arrived in BlackBerry World. Miscellaneous fixes and updates are what are covered in the changelog but in reality, this is just an update for the previous version that was issued to BlackBerry World as it was set to expire in October. This new update basically means the app will...

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BlackBerry Hub+ App Suite beta updates now arriving for Priv and DTEK50

If you've updated your Priv or DTEK50 to the latest beta OS releases available, you might as well grab the newly updated beta apps too. Although they started to roll out through Google Play in smaller batches earlier, they have now reached a larger audience. BlackBerry Calendar BlackBerry Hub BlackBerry Hub+ Services BlackBerry Password Keeper Contacts by BlackBerry Notes by BlackBerry Tasks...

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Latest BBM for Android update now available through Google Play

Latest BBM for Android update now available through Google Play

BlackBerry has been busy updating the Priv and DTEK Beta Zone OS builds and plenty of apps but they have certainly not forgotten about apps already on the Google Play Store either such as BBM. A new BBM build for Android has arrived and is now available for download. The changelog appears to be recycled from a previous build but takes a look in case you missed out on something the first time...

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BlackBerry DTEK50 now available from Rogers in Canada

BlackBerry DTEK50 now available from Rogers in Canada

Although they're coming in just a little later than some other Canadian carriers, not counting third-party sales at Costco, Rogers has now made the BlackBerry's second Android-powered smartphone, the DTEK50, available to their customers. As noted on the Rogers site, customers looking to pick up a new DTEK50 can do so starting at $0 on select 2-year plans, or if you're not down with contracts...

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BlackBerry rolls out their first DTEK50 Android beta through Beta Zone

Following the release of the latest Android beta update for some Priv owners, BlackBerry has now started to roll out their first Android beta for DTEK50 owners as well. Those who signed up for the BlackBerry Beta Zone and went through the process of enabling the debugging tokens should be seeing the update available. This update should, for most people, come in weighing around 435MB and just...

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Track your steps, calories, and distance with bActive for BlackBerry 10

Track your steps, calories, and distance with bActive

Summer may be almost over, but there are plenty of ways to keep your fitness goals going. Fitness trackers help us monitor our steps, calories, and distance traveled when we are active throughout the day. While some of us use wearables and smartwatches to track this information, others use fitness apps on our devices. One such app is bActive by Toysoft Development. It uses GPS to track your...

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BerryFlow Upstream Podcast - Redemption

BerryFlow Upstream Podcast - Redemption

As BlackBerry's software business continues to grow, U.S appeals court has sent a shareholder lawsuit back to a lower court. ShopCrackBerry has new BlackBerry DTEK50 accessories you can purchase and BlackBerry BetaZone adds DTEK50 and Hub+ Suite as testing programs. Lastly, BlackBerry has redeemed existing convertible debentures and issued new ones at a better interest rate. If you missed out...

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BlackBerry rolls out their latest Android beta build to some Priv owners

Ahead of the general monthly security patch update, which should around September 6th, BlackBerry has now pushed out their latest beta release for Priv owners through the BlackBerry Beta Zone. Unfortunately, it's not for everyone but instead is specifically for those running AT&T, Canadian carrier, and AsiaPac devices. This release, when downloaded should appear as AAG202 - AT&T /...

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Mobile Nations Weekly: Ludicrous zero-day nougat

Mobile Nations Weekly: Ludicrous zero-day nougat

Android goes to 7, Apple goes to the repair kit, and Tesla goes for maximum speed. Android 7.0 Nougat is finally here! … if you have a Nexus phone. If using a modern Nexus phone, it might be a while before you get the update — or never. But does that really matter? Apple found itself in sticky security waters following the disclosure and prompt patching of a trio of particularly nasty zero-...

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BlackBerry Announces Redemption of Existing Convertible Debentures and Issuance of New Convertible Debentures

Following the halting of BlackBerry stock for pending news, BlackBerry has now announced the redemption of existing Convertible Debentures and the issuance of new Convertible Debentures. Additionally, BlackBerry also announced that it has entered into an agreement with Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited and other institutional investors who will subscribe for 3.75% unsecured convertible...

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BlackBerry DTEK50 now available from multiple Canadian carriers

BlackBerry DTEK50 now available from multiple Canadian carriers

If you live in Canada and have been waiting for carriers to release the DTEK50 instead of picking one up from ShopBlackBerry, your wait just might be over. Multiple Canadian carriers have now listed BlackBerry latest Android-powered smartphone as available, and pricing is pretty consistent across the board. Bell - $49.99 2-year term with plan starting at $75/mo with data or $449.99 no-term....

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WhatsApp will start sharing your phone number with Facebook, but you can opt out

WhatsApp will start sharing your phone number with Facebook, but you can opt out

Get ready to see more targeted ads on Facebook. WhatsApp has announced that it will start sharing your phone number with Facebook, its parent company. The messaging service has updated its privacy policy to indicate the changes as well as other additions to the platform, such as WhatsApp Web, desktop clients, end-to-end encryption, and voice call service. That doesn't mean that you'll start...

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Stay on task with multiCRON for BlackBerry 10

Stay focused with multiCRON for BlackBerry 10

Being able to juggle the various tasks for home and work is not easy. Time Management is one area in which I sometimes struggle with. There are several techniques available such as Pomodoro, which employ the use of timed intervals. By breaking down our tasks into manageable time periods, we free ourselves from being distracted until the job is done. For one BlackBerry 10 developer, they took...

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BlackBerry adds DTEK50 and Hub+ Suite beta programs through Beta Zone

BlackBerry adds DTEK50 and Hub+ Suite beta programs through Beta Zone

If you're a DTEK50 owner and took my advice to update your BlackBerry Beta Zone profile, there's a good chance you have an email coming inviting you to join the DTEK50 Android beta program. If you didn't take my advice, well, there's still time. As announced on the BlackBerry Beta Zone, BlackBerry has now added the DTEK50 Android beta program as well as one for the BlackBerry Hub+ Suite....

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CrackBerry Back to School Gift Guide

CrackBerry Back to School Gift Guide

It's that time of year when students are gearing up for their return to school. These days, gearing up doesn't just mean textbooks and pencils. Your budding academic is going to want some of the best tech available to enhance their student life — both in the lecture hall and in the dorms. Laptops Battery Packs Music Accessories Phone Desk Laptops Dell XPS 13 College students today need a...

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BlackBerry DTEK50 accessories are now available at ShopCrackBerry!

BlackBerry DTEK50 accessories are now available at ShopCrackBerry!

ShopCrackBerry is now full of the best BlackBerry DTEK50 accessories, so check them out! If you've recently picked up the BlackBerry DTEK50 odds are that you have been looking around at some accessories to pick up for it. Luckily, ShopCrackBerry has you covered with all of your needs, from cases to battery packs, Bluetooth speakers, memory cards and much more. We've got top brands like...

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U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals sends BlackBerry shareholder lawsuit back to lower court

A lawsuit brought against BlackBerry by shareholders alleging that BlackBerry and its executives knowingly misled investors about the sale performance of the BlackBerry Z10 in order to artificially inflate its stock price, has been kicked back to a lower-court judge for further review in light of what plaintiffs claim is new evidence. From Reuters In Wednesday's decision, the 2nd Circuit...

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Pick up an unlocked BlackBerry Priv for just $299 again!

BlackBerry Priv

Right now you can grab an unlocked AT&T version of the BlackBerry Priv for just $299 at eBay. This is the best price we've seen for the phone off-contract and matches the recent deal that was offered. With this savings the price drops down to the same as the recently-announced DTEK50, but offers a larger screen and physical keyboard with it. If you've been looking to check out a phone...

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Browsie Browser updated multiple fixes and new features!

Browsie Browser updated multiple fixes and new features!

Popular third-party browser Browsie Browser is chock-full of features to help you with your daily browsing experience, and now, the latest update is filtering out through BlackBerry with multiple fixes and even some new features. Fixes and New Features (fixed) shortcuts not working. (fixed) Navigation button speed dial. (new) Bookmark search improved. (new) Add Bookmark will remember the last...

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