Articles by James Richardson

Alpha Browser for BlackBerry 10 gets a sweet update with new features introduced

Alpha Browser for BlackBerry 10 gets a sweet update with new features introduced

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It was only a week ago that we introduced you to Alpha Browser for BlackBerry 10 with a quick video review. The developer was straight onto the feedback you all gave and has already implemented an array of changes and improvements to make the experience even better.  Although many users will be more than happy with the native browser we have with BlackBerry 10 - Alpha Browser has some...

The vast majority of BlackBerry 10 users prefer to use a password to lock down their device

The vast majority of BlackBerry 10 users prefer to use a password to lock down their device

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A short while back we asked the CrackBerry nation "Do you lock your BlackBerry 10 smartphone using a password". Although I don't use a password myself I wasn't at all surprised by the results - which saw 70% of BlackBerry 10 users voting that they did indeed use one.  Now, I'm not sure how these results compare to other operating systems, but at a guess I would say that they aren't...

SuperTube for BlackBerry 10  gets updated once again with new features and enhancements

SuperTube for BlackBerry 10 gets updated once again with new features and enhancements

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We recently ran a poll regarding third party YouTube apps compared to users preferring to favor the BlackBerry 10 browser and it was the browser that won by a long way. I'm still on the other side though and use SuperTube for getting my YouTube fix when I'm just on my smartphone. The app has been updated to version 2.4.2.3 and with it brings a bunch of new additions as well as some...

The BlackBerry Z3 shows up in BlackBerry World - Coming real soon to Indonesia

The BlackBerry Z3 shows up in BlackBerry World - Coming real soon to Indonesia

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Look what I spotted in BlackBerry World today - the BlackBerry Z3. We know of course that the low cost, Foxconn made device is meant to hit Indonesia later in April and judging by the device now being in BlackBerry World it looks like things are full steam ahead.  The BlackBerry Z3 (aka "Jakarta") ​at under $200 could be a real deal breaker for BlackBerry 10. Don't get too excited...

Vodafone set to boom in the UK with 1400 jobs being created via 150 new retail stores

Vodafone set to boom in the UK with 1400 jobs being created via 150 new retail stores

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If you're currently a Vodafone customer in Europe it seems the network are striving to compete against their rivals in a big way. Things are kicking off in the UK with 1400 jobs being created via 150 new stores opening up. This new boost is part of a £1 billion investment which to cut a long story short is to try and get Vodafone's market share back to where it was - as they are now...