After a few months in Beta Zone, BlackBerry Desktop Software v7.1 has officially released today.
We are currently not seeing any changelog, but we've heard that it does improve syncing capabilities and added support for BlackBerry 10 Dev Alpha/PlayBook 4G software updates. I've personally used the version found in
Verizon Wireless has just released a list of more cities and areas that are now covered under their 4G LTE service. It's nice to see that some of these areas being covered now are mid sized and smaller towns. This is a great sign that 4G is not too far off from reaching all areas
Prem Watsa, CEO of Farifax Financial Holdings, believes in RIM. So much so that he has actually doubled his stake in Research In Motion. Watsa has now gone from owning 5.12%, which he acquired after Thorsten Heins was appointed CEO of RIM in January, to now owning almost 10% of the company.
Official OS 126.96.36.1999 has been released for the Bold 9790 from Telstra If you have a Bold 9790 its time once again to get out that USB cord and give your device a fresh OS. And as always, please remember to let us know about any findings/fixes in the comments below.
Official OS 188.8.131.529 has been released for the Curve 9320 from Telstra. If you have a Curve 9320 get out that USB cord and give your device a fresh OS, and as always, please remember to let us know about any findings/fixes in the comments below.
We are about to get a one on one interview this Tuesday with a high level RIM employee (no, it's not Thorsten's janitor), and we would like to ask you, the BlackBerryOS community, if you had one question you could ask, what would it be? If you have had a question that's on your mind about
Add another app to the BlackBerry 10 check list. WordPress creator, Automattic, is apparently a BlackBerry Dev Alpha fan and has been using this great device to get WordPress ported over to the BlackBerry 10 platform.
While they're still putting more work into the Android
On Thursday, RIM released an OS update for the BlackBerry 10 Dev Alpha device. In this update, users have found that holding down the mute/play button had resulted in a voice that asked 'Please say a command after the beep'. Similar to Siri on Apple's mobile devices, this voice recognition
Have you ever sent a text message or BBM to someone and felt that they just didn't get what you were feeling? According to a patent filed by Research In Motion, we could very well see emotion-relaying BlackBerrys soon hit the market. Using a variety of sensors (both physical and software) to detect the user's 'implied emotion' when a message is being sent, this technology could add or alter the message you are trying to send.
Yesterday, some users reported that they were having issues with their sim cards not registering on their Dev Alphas when they upgrade to the new os which was pushed out yesterday. According to a tweet sent out by Tim Neil of RIM, these issues have been resolved.
As we previously communicated to you, in the coming months RIM will be rolling out a new Payment Service named BlackBerry Commerce which will transition RIM to become the Merchant of Record for BlackBerry App World Credit Card & PayPal only transactions. The goal is to enhance the
This morning OS version 10.0.6.386 was released for the BlackBerry Dev Alpha device, however, some users running Windows on their computer were experiencing difficulties with receiving updates via Desktop Manager. This evening Tim Neil (Director of Developer Tools at RIM), via the BlackBerry
Here is a great piece of news coming out today upon the launch of the new OS update for the BlackBerry 10 Dev Alpha. Dev Alpha owners will now be able to submit their BlackBerry 10 apps via their App World account so that other Dev Alpha users can BETA test them. This is all made
Martha! Martha! and more Martha! lol. I guess RIM seems to think that this renegade hipster designer star is still great for marketing to BlackBerry users. However, one thing I can't jest upon is great use of Mobile Fusion the Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia practices. This allows
In a country where BlackBerry reigns supreme, Indonesia has just opened up 3 BlackBerry store locations! To celebrate the openings and let users know, BlackBerry has created videos for each of the store launches. The video above is a