BlackBerry Passport Touch Sensitive Keyboard Acts Like Trackpad (Video)

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BlackBerry’s Passport has been lauded as one of the most innovative devices to be conceptualized this year. One of the biggest barriers the device breaks is the idea that you must choose between a physical QWERTY keypad and a touch screen. Pulling from their heritage BlackBerry has reinvented the keyboard on the Passport, shown here…

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Max Secure 50% Off App Sale Going On Now

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Max Secure Software let us know that they have just launched a sale on all their Privacy, Security, and Utility apps in BlackBerry World. As we’ve covered before, Max Secure builds Build for BlackBerry certified applications for the platform. As an added note Max Secure is beginning to see BES deployment of some of their…

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BlackBerry Z3 Headed For Launch in Philippines

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As the Z3 device continues its emerging market release tour, its next stop is in the Philippines where BlackBerry as targeted the device at around P 10,990. Overall the device has done well in markets such as Indonesia, India, and South Africa. The Z3 is BlackBerry’s market share device and bundles a low end price…

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iGrann Goes Pro with Hub Integration and Headless Support

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The full featured Instagram Client for BlackBerry 10, iGrann now has a pro version available for download in BlackBerry World. While the free and pro version seem nearly identical, the pro version features hub integration and headless notifications which makes the “Pro” version the most integrated Instagram experience on BlackBerry 10. The pro version can…

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BBM for Windows Phone Beta Now Available

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For those who were quick to register for the Windows Phone BBM Program in BlackBerry Beta Zone, the download is now officially available to you. The BBM Beta for Windows has a couple features that are going into testing prior to an official launch on the platform. BBID Setup and Log-in (for Whitelisted BBIDs) Create…

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BlackBerry Passport Will Have Region Specific Keyboard for UAE

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BlackBerry has made it a habit to release region specific keyboards for some of their larger demographics. Specifically, QWERTY devices in the United Arab Emirates normally have two sets of lettering, white English letters and Arabic symbols. With the forthcoming release of the BlackBerry Passport it seems this trend will continue. Pictured below you’ll see…

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‘No. 1 Objective is Making BlackBerry Synonymous with Work’

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Early in 2014, BlackBerry saw an executive shakeup in management. The company saw departures of CEO Thorsten Heins, COO Kristian Tear and CMO Frank Boulben. Mark Wilson was named senior VP of Marketing at BlackBerry. Wilson was previously CMO at telecommunications company Avaya and before that led marketing at Sybase. Now, Wilson oversees all marketing at BlackBerry….

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