Articles by Adam Zeis | CrackBerry.com

Articles by Adam Zeis

Check out the first videos of the special edition BlackBerry KEYone!

It's limited and special and black and totally HOT! In case you missed it, a new version of the BlackBerry KEYone has been revealed — but you won't be able to get your hands on it just yet. It's a limited edition all-black version of the KEYone, or as it's officially known, the Limited Edition KEYone Mercury Black Device by BlackBerry made by Optiemus Infracom. As the name would lead you to...

Where to buy the BlackBerry KEYone

Not sure where you can buy a BlackBerry KEYone right now? We've got you covered! The BlackBerry KEYone is now on sale in some parts of the world and is making its way to other areas of the globe very soon. Within a few weeks, carriers all over the world will have the KEYone ready and waiting — and we'll be keeping track of each and every one right here. So if you're curious as to where you can...

Best Music Apps for the BlackBerry KEYone

When it comes to music on your BlackBerry KEYone, you have plenty of options. Here are some of our favorites! If you're a new Android user or convert from another platform, seeking out a great music player for the BlackBerry KEYone can be a very daunting task. There are literally hundreds of different music apps available on Android — from simple MP3 players to more advanced streaming apps...

BlackBerry KEYone now available online from Sprint

After a quick official announcement that the BlackBerry KEYone would finally be hitting a U.S. carrier, Sprint has made the KEYone available for ordering online. Sprint is surprisingly first out of the gate as far as carrier releases go in the States, but we're hopeful (like REALLY hopeful) that they won't be the last. Judging from the wording in their press release — and as we discussed on our...

CrackBerry Android app update fixes scrolling with the KEYone keyboard

We're always hard at work to keep the CrackBerry app running smoothly, and a big complaint from BlackBerry KEYone owners has been the issues with scrolling using the keyboard on our posts. We're happy to announce that in the latest update, this very issue has been addressed and the app now works flawlessly with scrolling using the physical keyboard on the KEYone. We've added in some bug...

KEYone available from Carphone Warehouse for £36 per month

No doubt about it, people are loving the BlackBerry KEYone! Currently, Carphone Warehouse has the best Pay Monthly pricing in the UK and also have the device in-stock. You can grab the BlackBerry KEYone for just £36 per month and £0.00 upfront cost. The BlackBerry KEYone is rolling out around the world, and while we know it's still hard to get your hands on one in some places, those that have...

You can use this simple trick to access your notifications right from the BlackBerry KEYone keyboard! The BlackBerry KEYone has a slew of amazing built-in options for easy access — from the keyboard shortcuts to the customizable convenience key — that you can set up for instant access to almost anything on your KEYone. Did you know that you can also easily access your notifications dropdown...

Here's a look at the first BlackBerry KEYone accessories

The first BlackBerry KEYone accessories are on their way — here's a quick look! There have been many BlackBerry Smartphones over the years that stood well on their own, among them, the BlackBerry KEYone. But as any BlackBerry fanatic knows, accessorizing is the way to go. There will certainly be quite a variety of cases arriving for the BlackBerry KEYone in the next few weeks, and to start...

BlackBerry KEYone review roundup

This article has been updated as of June 6, 2017 to reflect new additions to the list of reviews. It's D-day — or more like B-day — and the BlackBerry KEYone reviews are in. We've seen the KEYone from every angle, some of you even got to play with it in person, but today is when we get to hear the real-world results from the experts. Of course, you've already checked out CrackBerry Kevin's...

The BlackBerry KEYone is the most anticipated phone of the year

Just like every other year, there are a slew of new phones that have been or are slated for release in 2017. From the shiny new Galaxy S8 to the next Google Pixel to the newest iPhone — and of course the BlackBerry KEYone — there won't be any shortage of devices to choose from. Our friends at MobileSyrup recently conducted a poll asking which new or upcoming smartphone readers were most...

If you could have a BlackBerry KEYone in any color, what would it be?

If you could have a BlackBerry KEYone in any color, what would it be?

BlackBerry devices haven't been too crazy over the years when it comes to color choices. There's been, well, black for the most part — with some blue, silver, red and even purple thrown in on various devices. The BlackBerry KEYone won't be breaking any barriers when it comes to color choices either (for the time being at least). A poll in the CrackBerry forums posed the question, What color...

First BlackBerry KEYone owner impressions are in and they're GOOD

The newly released BlackBerry KEYone is making its way into eager hands in the UK and already we've seen a ton of great feedback in the CrackBerry forums. Both new and veteran BlackBerry users are weighing in on what makes the KEYone awesome, as well as what they'd like to see changed. The fun part about the KEYone is that a lot of users will be switching over from a lot of different devices....

Score More Baseball brings the power of Moneyball to hometown teams

Score More Baseball

Score More Baseball is Moneyball in your pocket Just in time for baseball season, a new baseball scoring app hits the field for BlackBerry, Android, and iPhone. Score More Baseball provides simple scoring for amateurs and youth teams using the Moneyball method. Score More Baseball allows anyone to use a phone or tablet to accurately score baseball games, using the Moneyball approach to help...

In the drivers seat with the QNX Maserati Quattroporte at #CES2015

QNX Maserati

During CES 2015, we once again got a chance to check out the latest concept car from QNX. The year the team outfitted a killer Maserati Quattroporte with a slew of connected tech — from the side mirror screens down to the expansive dash cluster. As in previous years, the car has been stripped of many stock parts, and they've been swapped out for various touch screen panels that show off...

Hands-on with Ford Sync 3 at #CES2015

Ford Sync 3

Ford recently unveiled their QNX-powered connected car entertainment system, Sync 3, and during CES 2015 we got a quick look at it in action. Set to be available in 2016 models, the Sync 3 offers some great improvements over current models. The system has been designed to work along the same lines as your phone or tablet, with plenty of big icons and swipe navigation. Zones —...

Thorsten Heins

Former BlackBerry CEO, Thorsten Heins, is now CEO and chairman of wireless charging company Powermat. Founder Ran Poliakine will now take the seat of Vice Chairman but still be heavily involved in evangelism and other strategic partnerships. After about a year hiatus since leaving BlackBerry, Heins is once again ready to take charge in attempts to scale Powermat to a new level of not just...

BlackBerry introduces WorkLife for enterprise users

BlackBerry Balance has been key for many users in the corporate world, allowing to have two distinct areas on one device — one personal and one business. Balance does a great job at keeping these two areas separate, but it's still not the perfect solution. Today BlackBerry introduced WorkLife — a new way for enterprise customers to use their devices. WorkLife by BlackBerry isn't just...

Z30 back

Press Release BlackBerry Announces Partnership with Brightstar to Deliver Enterprise Mobility Solutions Brightstar will distribute BlackBerry's cross-platform Enterprise Mobility Management solution Waterloo, ON and Miami, FL – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB), a global leader in mobile communications, today announced Brightstar Corp., the world's largest wireless distribution...

BBM Meetings made official, offers high-quality collaboration on the go

BBM

As expected, BBM Meetings has been made official. The conferencing solution allows users on BlackBerry 10, Android, Mac and Windows PC to have high-quality video & voice conferences on the go while leveraging the great collaboration tools that BlackBerry provides. BBM chats can become meetings with just a tap and meetings can be started right from your mobile device. The service is...

Passport

Just in time for the weekend, the BlackBerry Passport is now back in stock at ShopBlackBerry for $599. If you haven't yet had the chance to pick one up, now you can grab one straight from the source. We're not sure just how long these guys will be in stock, so get one now while the gettin' is good! To go along with the new supply of devices, BlackBerry has dropped two new Passport promo...

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