Following my unboxing of the BlackBerry 10 Dev Alpha C device, I've made up another video that gives you a walkthrough of the latest Beta 10.1 OS it's running. The latest 10.1 Beta OS gives access to the Hub, Phone, Maps, Text Messaging, and a few more nice features. I also show you a snapshot of a few popular apps that
We've unboxed the Dev Alpha A, Dev Alpha B, but now it's time to show you the Dev Alpha C. I just received mine in the mail yesterday, and the first thing on my mind was to get out the camera and record a video showing you the joy of opening it up. Take a look at the unboxing video below:
Sound Profile Changer for BlackBerry 10 is now available. Take back control for your phone! We all know how embarrassing it is when our BlackBerry Smartphone rings or make noises during important Meetings, Social Events, Church, Doctor's Office and the list goes on and on. There has never been a easy way to silent
We reported earlier that BlackBerry World had been down for many users. The cause is still uncertain as to what the underlying issue was, but BlackBerry has tweeted that they have identified and solved the problem. As well, full access is expected to return to users throughout the day.
The popular notification app by BellShare, BeBuzz 10 Pro, has been updated with new features and fixes. It's nice to see this update come shortly after the release. Much needed improvements! See the full changelog below:
* Added support for per-contact missed call notifications
* New feature ‘E-Mail Auto Sync’ when entering/exiting Hub to keep e-mail accounts always in sync. Especially
BlackBerry has built up over the years many lasting relationships with their partners that they work with on a regular basis. Everything from App Developers, to a re-seller of BB Solutions, BlackBerry is in no short of great partner relationships. This is where the BlackBerry Partner Support Services (BPSS) comes in. To provide the tools and resources that partners need to be successful.
Searing Media have just let us know that their Parrot app has been updated to version 1.0.4. Parrot is a FREE voice recording, playing, and sharing app for BlackBerry 10. They've included a ton of new features and fixes in this recent update:
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- Active Frames: see the progress of your recordings and playbacks as they progress in a minimized active frame!
As always, the final steps before a new phone hits the consumer, is the FCC approval process. The BlackBerry Q10 has just arrived at the FCC, and with pre-orders in place, the device is set to launch at the end of this month on multiple carriers. We'll keep you updated when approval is final. Shouldn't be long now.
What can be more fun than gaming and partying? You're right, nothing! So, why don't you get your game on at the 2nd Annual Ottawa International Gaming Conference? The event takes place from May 29-31, 2013 at the Ottawa Convention Center.
Anders Jeppsson, Global Head of Gaming at BlackBerry, will be there representing Team BlackBerry with the theme, "BlackBerry is Back!"
You still happen to be part of that large group that owns a Legacy BlackBerry Smartphone? Don't worry, S4BB Limited still continues to support you! They have just released new updates for Battery Watch & Lock Apps for BlackBerry OS. The new update fixes reported bugs and improves the overall performance of the applications.
BlackBerry has sent out their list of top Z10 apps in BlackBerry World for the week, with some nice up and coming app news as well. Design This Home, Cut the Rope, Goal.com, Soundtracker and Doodle Devil apps will be coming soon to BlackBerry World!
Check out the full list of top BlackBerry 10 apps for the week, below. Also, be sure let us know of any other notable apps in the comments!
BlackBerry recently posted a video showing a very cool feature for hand-writing Chinese characters on BBM. I know writing out words on a screen isn't new, but it seems to work rather well with the Chinese language. I'm guessing that the purpose of writing the characters by hand, is so you can be much faster and more accurate than typing
Legacy BlackBerry users have just gotten a little update for Facebook v4 in the BlackBerry Beta Zone. The version is 22.214.171.124 and could be the last beta release for the Facebook app before the gold version is ready. See full changelog below:
User might experience profile image issues within notifications quick view