Dropbox, Box and OneDrive all updated in BlackBerry World

Dropbox, Box and OneDrive all updated in BlackBerry World

If you're making use of Dropbox, Box or Microsoft OneDrive on your BlackBerry 10 device, all three apps have now been updated in BlackBerry World. According to the change logs for all three, there's several improvements within the apps as well as a few slight visual changes, though some of the stuff mentioned does appear to be older. Support for administrator device pinning to control the...

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Sprint MVNO Ting to support GSM starting in February 2015

Sprint MVNO Ting to support GSM starting in February 2015

Ting, the MVNO that currently runs on Sprint's network, made a curious little announcement today. In a rather epic video on YouTube (as epic as SIM cards can get, anyway), Ting announced that it will support GSM phones starting in February 2015. WIth its SIM, users are free to switch to the Ting and bring their unlock GSM devices with them. It isn't clear which carrier network Ting will be...

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BlackBerry lays out the features of the BlackBerry Classic camera

BlackBerry Classic camera features

For those of us already using a BlackBerry 10 device, the features of the camera built into the OS are no surprise. However, for the BlackBerry Classic, BlackBerry is expecting to grab some customers who might not have yet used a BlackBerry 10 device such as those still using a Bold 9900 or other BlackBerry OS devices and might not know which features are offered on the platform. To help...

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Rogers Suretap Wallet updated to support the BlackBerry Z30 and Q10

Rogers Suretap Wallet updated to support the BlackBerry Z30 and Q10

Although it's coming incredibly later than expected, Rogers has now updated their Suretap Wallet app for BlackBerry 10. The update, which is available in BlackBerry World right now, brings NFC Payment support through the Rogers Suretap system on both the BlackBerry Z30 and the BlackBerry Q10. As an added bonus, from now until January 6th, you can receive a free $100 credit when you download...

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T-Mobile's new unlimited family package starts at $100 per month [updated]

T-Mobile's new unlimited family package starts at $100 per month [updated]

It looks like T-Mobile is pushing forward with its un-carrier initiative with a new family package that offers unlimited everything for a base cost of $100 for two lines. Each additional line will run you $40 extra per line. Overall, at $180 for 4 lines, the package deal would end up saving you $40 per month over building the plan yourself, which would set you back $220 per month. [Updated...

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BBM beta update brings D and R notifications for sent pictures and more

BBM beta update brings D and R notifications for sent pictures and more

If you have been lucky enough to be a part of the limited BBM beta program through BlackBerry Beta Zone, you may have noticed that there is an update available. It wasn't too long ago that we saw an update roll out, either. There's a few new features in this build, all pretty much welcome I think. New BBM beta features See when a contact has received and viewed your sent pictures – picture...

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Get a spare or replacement BlackBerry Z10 (L-S1) battery on sale today for only $12.95!

You can't always recharge your BlackBerry Z10 when you'd like to, but with an extra OEM BlackBerry L-S1 battery on hand you can always talk, type and work as long as you need to. Keep it in your briefcase or purse and stay connected, powered up and ready to get the job done.

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Joinz - awesome puzzle fun, free today from Amazon

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As I'm sure you're aware, if you follow the site regularly, I'm not big into puzzle games but today's free app of the day from Amazon is pretty sweet and had me playing along for some time. With me being in the UK, the free apps do sometimes vary depending on region, so if you are seeing another please let us know in the comments. Taking a look at the screenshots in the Amazon Appstore I...

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Three new BBM Sticker packs available - MotoGP, Moonicornz and Precious Moments

I guess BlackBerry decided since they went ahead and announced all BBM Sticker packs were on sale, they'd also go ahead and unleash a small bevy of new ones for folks to choose from. Joining the line up now is MotoGP, Moonicornz and Precious Moments. MotoGP - Gear up for some high flying stickers with this cutting edge MotoGP pack! Moonicornz - Moonicornz is a social expressions brand from...

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John Chen won't waver from his enterprise strategy for BlackBerry

John Chen Executive Chairman and CEO at BlackBerry

John Chen has a master plan for BlackBerry and as highlighted earlier in a famously straightforward LinkedIn blog post from the BlackBerry CEO titled 'Don't Believe The Hype', he's not going to stray away from that plan just for some short term hype or to chase trends, despite pressure to do so. That plan as we know it includes BlackBerry focusing and building upon their security foundation by...

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BeWeather 10 Pro updated with bug fixes and improvements for Passport

Although it's the time of year most people would likely want to forget about the weather depending on where you live, that hasn't stopped the folks at Bellshare who thought now was a good time to go ahead and release a new update to their popular BeWeather 10 Pro app. According to the change log, a few things have been improved in this v2.1.42.1843 release, especially for BlackBerry Passport...

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Rocco Forte Hotels choose BlackBerry and BES12 for its flexibility and security

When you run a business, especially in the hospitality industry, great customer service is an expectation and having the right tools to meet customer demands when they arise is crucial. Rocco Forte Hotels employs over 2000 people across Europe, Russia, and the Middle East and to help meet customers needs and service level expectations they make use of BlackBerry and BES12 for its flexibility...

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BlackBerry Classic appears in white

BlackBerry Classic appears in white

Although we had an idea the BlackBerry Classic would also be coming in white, thanks to the accessories arriving in the Shop CrackBerry Canada store giving us a side view of the device, we've now gotten a front on look at a media render of it thanks to the folks over at N4BB. At this point, there's no telling when exactly BlackBerry plans to release the white version, after all, the pre-...

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All BBM sticker packs are on sale for a limited time!

All BBM sticker packs are on sale for a limited time!

To celebrate the launch of the most recent BBM release which brought several changes to the shopping experience and customization options across all platforms, BlackBerry has announced a new promo in the BBM Shop and all stickers are now on sale for a limited time. BBM users can take advantage of a limited time promotion on BBM Stickers. Starting December 9th at 12:01am EST, all BBM...

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Save 73% today on these beautiful leather holsters for BlackBerry Q10

Save 73% today on these beautiful leather holsters for BlackBerry Q10

The BlackBerry Leather Holster is hand-crafted in genuine leather and has a soft inner lining for added protection. It also integrates power saving technology to help extend battery life. A durable 360 degree rotating belt clip and secure magnetic flap closure allows for personal wearing preferences, too! Get yours today for just $10.95

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NantHealth's cancer genome browser launches on the Passport

BlackBerry Passport

BlackBerry has announced that it is collaborating with healthcare-focused data provider NantHealth in launching the NantOmics Cancer Genome Browser on the the BlackBerry Passport. The genome browser is the first such mobile solution available to medical care professionals, and allows them to access patients' genetic data securely. NantHealth CEO Patrick Soon-Shiong showcased how the browser...

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60 Minutes takes a look at NantHealth CEO Patrick Soon-Shiong and how he's shaking up the world of cancer

During the Forbes Healthcare Summit 2014 held on December 3rd and 4th, NantHealth CEO Patrick Soon-Shiong and BlackBerry CEO John Chen sat down to discuss NantHealth's new app that will allow doctors to view genomes via a secure phone such as a BlackBerry Passport. In that interview, it was mentioned 60 Minutes would be further featuring NantHealth and CEO Patrick Soon-Shiong. That episode has...

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iGrann Pro gets updated - makes BlackBerry Passport users happy again

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Chances are that if you are an Instagram user and are also rocking a BlackBerry 10 device you will quite likely be using the third party application iGrann. With both a free and paid (Pro) edition it's certainly my app of choice for getting my Instagram fix. With the free edition getting a wee update recently it's now the turn for iGrann Pro that has received a welcome refresh today. I say...

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BlackBerry to announce Q3 Fiscal 2015 Results December 19th, 2014

BlackBerry to announce Q3 Fiscal 2015 Results December 19th, 2014

It's getting close to that time again where BlackBerry has to offer up everyone a look at their financial stats, more specifically, their Third Quarter Fiscal 2015 Results. The announcements will take place on December 19th, 2014. BlackBerry will be reporting results for the third quarter of fiscal 2015 on December 19th, 2014. A conference call and live webcast will be held beginning at 8...

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BlackBerry App Roundup for December 5, 2014

BlackBerry App Roundup for December 5, 2014

Howdy CrackBerry nation! Not only is this the end of the week but it's also early into a brand new month. The only reason I mention that small fact is that this means we are even closer to the launch of the BlackBerry Classic. Less than two weeks remain until the launch and I am certainly looking forward to it. Also notable this week are the unboxing videos of the White and Red BlackBerry...

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