BlackBerry 10 Homescreen and Demo Video Leaked

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A video showing how to insert the Battery and SIM card into the BlackBerry 10 L-series phone has surfaced.  With some classic background music to calm even the most excited BlackBerry fanboys, the video does reveal some interesting information about the all-touch BlackBerry 10 smartphone as well.  The battery is clearly labelled as a LS1…

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BlackBerry 10 Dev Alphas Showing ‘Program Has Ended’

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There seems to be an odd bug affecting nearly all BlackBerry 10 Dev Alpha devices. Upon rebooting the device, you’re met with a screen stating “Thank you for participating! The BlackBerry 10 Dev Alpha device program has ended. For details on what to do next, please visit developer.BlackBerry.com.” Of course, this has to be a…

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Official: BlackBerry Torch 9810 OS 7.1.0.658 from Orange Dominicana

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BlackBerry Torch 9810 users are getting an OS upgrade today. Orange Dominicana has officially released OS 7.1.0.658 for the Torch 9810. There’s no word on what is new in this release, so please let us know what you might find. Download Torch 9810 OS 7.1.0.658 from Orange Dominicana Thanks Roy! Make sure you join our community to share your thoughts on this! How…

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OrganizeMe! Updated to Version 2.0 with Major Changes

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OrganizeMe! is a Springpad client for the BlackBerry PlayBook and today version 2.0 of the app has been released and includes a bunch of cool new features. Here’s the changelog for this release: – added: ability to create and modify items in offline mode (when you don’t use the PlayBook OS 2.0.1.668)! – added: now uses…

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Modern Combat 3: Fallen Nation for BlackBerry PlayBook Now Available

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Gameloft has brought the latest iteration in the Modern Combat series to the BlackBerry PlayBook. Here’s what Modern Combat 3: Fallen nation includes: An intense 13-mission campaign with impressive cinematics and memorable moments. High-tech modern weaponry with modifications and attachments. Next-gen high-quality visuals that will compete with the RAGE and UNREAL engines. You can get…

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RIM Details BlackBerry Enterprise Service (BES) 10

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Earlier there was a rumor spreading rampant that legacy BlackBerry devices could not be supported on the same platform as BlackBerry 10. That platform being the BlackBerry Enterprise Server 10. Jeff Holleran, the Senior Director for Enterprise Product Management at RIM, has written up a nice blog post giving further insight into BES 10: What is…

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Du BlackBerry Users Could Face Service Interruption

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Du, the Dubai telecom company, announced on Friday that its BlackBerry services could face interruptions on September 2 as a result of regular service maintenance. “In the interest of our customers, we would like to proactively make our customers aware that, as part of a RIM’s regular service maintenance schedule, our BlackBerry services will be impacted…

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BlackBerry Bold 9790 on End of life at Bell Canada

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Bell Canada will be pushing the BlackBerry Bold 9790 to the “End of Life” bin. The Bold 9790 first launched in December of 2011, which gives it about a 9 month shelf life. There’s apparently still stock left. However, if a customer is looking for the 9790, employees are directed to push them towards the…

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Nicky Hilton Still Loves Her BlackBerry

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The sister to Paris Hilton, Nicky Hilton, still loves her BlackBerry. Nicky tweeted out to her nearly 1 million followers that “I don’t care what anyone says. I still love my Blackberry.” You can’t get any better free press then that. Hopefully other celebs who value their BlackBerry smartphones will tweet out their love too. If you’re…

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I’d Rock this BlackBerry with Trapezoidal Keyboard

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A few years back Research In Motion was awarded a patent for a trapezoidal keyboard design. The concept was designed around the sole use of your thumbs to type. RIM’s official patent for the angular keyboard gives the following abstract: Wireless handheld mobile communication device including a housing with a display above a keyboard exposed…

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