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We totally wouldn't mind if the white BlackBerry Passport looked like this

BlackBerry CEO John Chen has already let it be known there is a white version of the BlackBerry Passport that's going to be released. In all the leaks though, we've not seen the white version at all but this image is floating around the internet giving us an idea of what the white one possibly could look like and I have to say, it's pretty awesome looking. To be clear, we're not saying this is...

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BlackBerry in India to launch healthcare services program

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A new report confirms that BlackBerry plans to help launch a new healthcare services program in India that will be designed to link thousands of medical devices together. The Economic Times quotes Sunil Lalvani, the managing director of BlackBerry India, as saying, "We are running trials with multiple hospitals in India. It includes integration with different hospital information systems as...

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Disney's Frozen sticker pack now available in the BBM Shop

Disney's Frozen sticker pack now available in the BBM Shop

If you're looking to liven up your BBM with some new stickers, Disney has just pushed the Frozen sticker pack to the BBM Shop and all the expected characters are in place. Just as with most other sticker packs available on BBM, this one has pricing set at $1.99 for 24 stickers. Not one I'm interested but I'm sure many others have been waiting for this one to arrive. You can load up the BBM Shop...

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7Digital still working with BlackBerry on an alternative solution for music purchases

When BlackBerry announced they'd be shutting down the music, movie and TV show portion of BlackBerry World come July 21st, it left many folks wondering where they would turn to for those services. At the time, BlackBerry advised through the Amazon partnership and BlackBerry World third-party apps, consumers would now have even more options to choose from but it also appears the 'contract' with...

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FlyCraft Herbie: Crazy Machines all set to arrive on BlackBerry 10

FlyCraft Herbie: Crazy Machines all set to arrive on BlackBerry 10

If you're a fan of the original FlyCraft game and of course, its main character Herbie, then you're going to want to keep your eye on BlackBerry World over the next day or two. FlyCraft Herbie: Crazy Machines has been submitted to BlackBerry World and should be appearing soon. As a follow up to the original, you have to help little Herbie fly his crazy flying machines through the forest...

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Google takes on Beats with Songza acquisition

Google takes on Beats with Songza acquisition

Google is taking on Apple's acquisition of Beats Music with its own acquisition of Songza, a streaming service that delivers "contextual expert-curated playlists" to listeners. Right now, Google is running Songza as a separate company, but Google Play revealed in a Google+ post that it expects to roll Songza's beloved features into Google Play. "We aren't planning any immediate changes to...

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T-Mobile CEO John Legere

Update: T-Mobile CEO John Legere has posted a public response to these claims, saying they are "unfounded and without merit." He goes on to talk about T-Mobile's proactive response to these issues as compared to the competition. You can find the full statement at the T-Mobile Newsroom Original story: The Federal Trade Commission says that T-Mobile has placed "hundreds of millions" of dollars...

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T-Mobile hits mid-year LTE expansion goal

T-Mobile hits mid-year LTE expansion goal

T-Mobile announced that it has achieved its mid-year coverage goal of expending its LTE footprint. Now the Un-carrier network announced that as of the end of June, it now has 230 million points-of-presence for its 4G LTE footprint, meaning its network is expanding and LTE is available in more areas. And though T-Mobile has hit its milestone for June, the carrier says that it will continue to...

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BlackBerry Z30 pricing further reduced in India through Flipkart

BlackBerry Z30 pricing further reduced in India through Flipkart

If you live in India and still haven't picked up a BlackBerry Z30, your patience may have been rewarded. Back in March, the pricing was reduced to Rs. 34,990 but now if you order through Flipkart using a Credit Cards, Debit Cards and Net Banking options you can pick up a BlackBerry Z30 of your very own for only Rs. 24,990 after a Rs. 5000 credit from Flipkart. That's a pretty slick deal all...

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CrackBerry Canada Day Sale - Save 20% on All BlackBerry Accessories!

CrackBerry Canada Day Sale - Save 20% on All BlackBerry Accessories!

Canada Day is just around the corner and in honor of the celebrations, Shop CrackBerry Canada is having an awesome sale on all BlackBerry accessories. From right now, up until July 2nd at midnight PST you can save 20% on ALL BlackBerry accessory purchases and with free shipping on orders $50 or more it's a great time to stock up on all those things you've wanted but held off on. Need some...

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BlackBerry shows off the Z3 in Indonesia with two commercials

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To compliment the BlackBerry Z3 hitting retail outlets recently in Indonesia, BlackBerry have released a couple of videos over on their YouTube channel which I can only presume are headed for TV or the big screen. We know that Indonesia is a strong market for BlackBerry - hence why they released the Z3 Jakarta edition here, but additional marketing is always welcomed. With the device hitting...

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Grab a BlackBerry PlayBook for $69.99 today only from eBay

Grab a BlackBerry PlayBook for $69.99 today only from eBay

If you're looking for BlackBerry PlayBook, then we have a deal for you. Ebay is currently selling the 16GB version of the PlayBook for just $69.99. That's a sharp discount from its normal price of $499.99. This price is about $32 less than what is listed for the 16GB PlayBook on Amazon right now. However, you can double your storage for just about $16 more, picking up the 32GB PlayBook on...

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From the Editor's Desk: The excitement, fun and lack of sleep!

From the Editor's Desk: The excitement, fun and lack of sleep!

So I guess this is my first 'official' From the Editor's Desk. Kevin did let me write one before, but that was just for a bit of fun and in hindsight, probably a small bit of training at the time. Looking back on that post, it's a bit funny to me because at the time I mentioned how Kevin was an insanely busy person with calls, tech calls, meetings and everything else that comes along with being...

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Exclusive: Pre-release review of the BlackBerry Passport!

Exclusive: Pre-release review of the BlackBerry Passport!

There are few things these days (especially smartphones) that have the ability to surprise me. I walked into work yesterday and a friend of mine points at me asking me to come over. He reached into his shirt pocket and pulled out this slate-looking thing and turns it around. It was a BlackBerry Passport. I have not stopped smiling since then. I'm guessing the excitement is there among...

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Here's how video playback looks on the BlackBerry Passport

Since the BlackBerry Passport appeared, one key question people have had is how video will look on the arguably wide display. As it turns out, they don't look too bad at all according to this quick 47 second video hands on showing off the device loading YouTube and checking out a clip of the Jimmy Fallon show. You're probably not going to want to stray far from CrackBerry today because...

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Hey look, a BlackBerry Passport spotted in the wild!

Hey look, a BlackBerry Passport spotted in the wild!

When it comes to the BlackBerry Passport there hasn't really been a shortage of images of it out there but spotting one on the streets just simply isn't likely to happen to many folks as of yet. However, that doesn't mean they're not out there. The above image was sent to us via the CrackBerry twitter account. I don't really have much to say about it, just look at how glorious it is and enjoy...

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Celebrate Canada Day with the "Canada Day, Eh!" BBM sticker pack

Celebrate Canada Day with the "Canada Day, Eh!" BBM sticker pack

Looking to add some Canadian love to your BBM? If so, you can now grab the 'Canada Day, Eh!' BBM sticker pack right now. The sticker pack plays into all the usual and funny stereotypes for Canadians. It has polar bears, beavers, a pretty chipper moose and of course, you can even spot a few lumberjacks sipping on Canadians favorite brand of coffee. Like most other sticker packs, it's priced at $...

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BlackBerry India's Sunil Lalvani speaks on security, Z3 launch, and QNX in India

Sunil Lalvani, Managing Director, BlackBerry India has had a busy week with the launch of the BlackBerry Z3 in India. As part of that process he's been speaking with several Indian news outlets about the launch, the landscape for BlackBerry in India, and what the company is focusing on. The Economic Times India sat down with the Managing Director for a pretty awesome interview. As part of the...

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BlackBerry's Intelligent Assistant app looks to actually be powered by Maluuba

As we now know from BlackBerry 10.3 OS leaks and developer builds, BlackBerry is working on improving their voice recognition app on BlackBerry 10 to bring it more in line with the likes of Siri on iOS, Google Now on Android, and Cortana on Windows Phone. Early versions of it have been built into BlackBerry 10.3 but rather than it just being a simple reskinning of the voice recognition system...

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