Posts about Blackberry

As 2014 draws to a close, it’s time to look at where technological innovation was at its best. The smartphone industry has continued to grow with no hints of a slow-down; and with screen sizes increasing with each new release questions have begun to appear on whether smartphones and tablets will soon merge. Below is…

With the official release of Blackberry OS 10.2.1 now hitting devices everywhere, we finally have the option to install Android applications to our Blackberry devices – including Instagram. It’s obviously not an official Blackberry-oritentated version, but it still works without any issues. Here’s a step-by-step tutorial on installing the app to your Blackberry smartphone How…

Blackberry have decided to pull the plug on the music and video section of their App World. The news comes only a day after they announced a deal with Amazon which will see the Amazon App Store on Blackberry OS 10 later this year. Blackberry’s declining market share prompted them to take drastic action, and…

Blackberry Messenger (BBM) will be coming to Windows Phone as early as next month. The news was confirmed by Blackberry CEO John Chen in their earnings call. BBM was exclusive to Blackberry’s for several years and is arguably the reason why they had such a large market share before the dawn of the iPhone. It…

According to The Wall Street Journal, Blackberry are likely to announce their deal with Amazon to begin shipping the growing app store as early as today. Blackberry have recently signed a deal with Amazon because they believe the access to applications offered via the Amazon app store will boost sales of their mobile devices. The…

This tutorial will guide you through syncing all the World Cup 2014 fixtures to your Blackberry device.

Many users have complained that the latest version of Blackberry Messenger (version 8) brings more bugs than fixes. Thankfully it’s not hard to restore to a previous version. Some users have even reported to no longer be able to use BBM after updating to version 8.0.0.94 as it crashes upon launch. Others have found various…

In what seemed to be a desperate move by Canadian smartphone giant Blackberry – the flagship instant messaging platform has been given an update. Blackberry have announced version 2.1 for their cross-platform instant messaging application. The update is available to both iOS and Android, but unlike speculations there is no support for Windows Phone just…

BBM™ 7.0 now gives you the freedom to chat with your friends the way you want. Seamlessly switch from a BBM conversation to a BBM Voice chat and talk to your friends, virtually wherever they are in the world, for free1 over Wi-Fi. Stay in touch like never before with BlackBerry® Messenger. New on the…

After Facebook bought WhatsApp for $19 billion, it became clear that access to users and data was worth money – a lot of money. It comes as no surprise that BlackBerry were quick on the ball to let the world know that they are looking to improve their cross-platform messaging application, well-known as BBM (BlackBerry…

BlackBerry promised to deliver new BBM functions to iOS and Android in 2014, and just three days in we’re already getting a taste of new features. The beta version of BBM for Android was recently updated with support for free voice calls and BBM Channels. BBM Channels, if you’re unfamiliar, is a service that allows you to follow…