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How to instantly view your remaining battery percentage with BlackBerry 10.2.1

How to instantly view your remaining battery percentage with BlackBerry 10.2.1

James Richardson 140

One of the many fantastic new features in BlackBerry 10.2.1 is the ability to instantly view your battery percentage with one single swipe. Prior to the update there was a couple of different options, but none as swift as they way we can do it now.  There are a bunch of battery applications is BlackBerry World and while these will show your battery percentage on the Active Frame, it's...

How to add the Flashlight app to the Quick Settings dropdown on your BlackBerry Q10

How to add the Flashlight app to the Quick Settings dropdown on your BlackBerry Q10

CrackBerry Kevin 77

One of the handy dandy new features in BlackBerry OS 10.2.1 is the ability to turn on the Flashlight in a uhh.. flash from the Quick Settings drop down menu.  On taller phones like the BlackBerry Z10, Z30 and P'9982, after you upgrade to 10.2.1 the Flashlight app is automatically added to the Quick Settings drop down (this is the menu you see when you're on the homescreen and swipe...