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
If you haven't heard yet, TripAdvisor Augmented Reality (AR) app, powered by Wikitude’s AR platform officially launches for BlackBerry smartphones running OS 7 and above. This app, exclusive to the BlackBerry platform, allows BlackBerry users around the globe to instantly access
With the formal announcement of RIM's new 4G LTE PlayBook, an update is also being rolled out. While the update is described as improvements to communication capabilities, it is likely that the update coincides with features announced on the 4G PlayBook. This update may sound familiar,
RIM has just confirmed that the PlayBook 4G LTE will be available on select Canadian carriers beginning August 9th. Many people have been patiently waiting for the release of this device since its announcement late last year. Others have opted to pass on the device, due its high price. The device
It was only a few hours ago that we reported that the BlackBerry 10 Jam World Tour had opened up few new stops including RIM's home town Waterloo. It turns out that within 5 hours, this location has already been sold out. When trying to sign up on the BlackBerry Jam World Tour Registration
Gary Bauer of Mobile Innovation provides a walk-through of how a BlackBerry PlayBook tablet can be used as a law enforcement utility tool to control vehicle functions, look up data, submit information, manage tasks, and much more. The PlayBook tablet
It's that time again to unite together as #TeamBlackBerry and get behind the official BlackBerry Fan of the Month! This month's winner for August, Mike - @Flash0p, is a very engaging BlackBerry fan. He is known for always being eager to offer up invaluable tips, tricks, and a helping hand
The bad news, us BlackBerry theme lovers have been starved of many great themes coming to BlackBerry 7 devices due to the recurring delay of the new Theme Studio software. There are many excellent Theme developers out there who have yet to start making OS 7 themes due to the extra
The founder of the company The Astonishing Tribe (TAT), has left RIM to seek other business opportunities. Jakobsson announced via Twitter that he would be handing things over to others at RIM. TAT has been a key player in RIM's new BlackBerry 10 user interface, and is well known for its
Former RIM Senior Director of Global Developer Relations and friend to BBOS, Mike Kirkup, talks with Canadian News Network, CTV, about RIM's current situation and how this has affected the Waterloo community where they are headquartered. Mike
The popular social client app, UberSocial, has just been updated to v1.403. With this update comes not only a great feature, the Twitter photo upload service, but also some UI changes to comply with Twitter's display guidelines. Looks like the bird from the logo had to be removed.
It's great to see WordPress push out some more updates for their BlackBerry app as they continue to show their support for the platform. This time around we get an update that adds more stability and bug fixes. See the full change log below:
This years Pwn2Own competition will be co-sponsored by RIM. The annual event will take place September 19-20, at the EUSecWest security conference in Amsterdam,Netherlands. The contest is one of the premier hacking events that come up throughout the year.
Earlier this month, we posted a BlackBerry 10 Roadmap for 2013. It seems that a few images of one of those devices, BlackBerry 10 inch PlayBook "Blackforest", have leaked online today via Tinthe, a Vietnamese tech site.
The images provided showed a teardown, where we are able to distinguish a 7,250 mAh battery housed in a slim 10-inch frame, a 4G SIM holder
A couple of weeks ago, I mentioned in an article that I had noticed that Omar Vizquel was a Team BlackBerry member. I had tweeted him, asking what phone model he used. His reply surprised me when he said, "9700. Update me."