BlackBerry Taps SECTOR For Work Space Applications on iOS and Android

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BlackBerry brought about their answer to BYOD by creating a secure work-space solution for competitor devices. Allowing iPads, iPhones, and Android devices to seamlessly gain access to the BES infrastructure gives BlackBerry a containerized way to offer their security heritage and proficiency to customers who may want to offer alternatives to their work force. In…

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7digital Ports Android Music Storefront into BlackBerry World

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7digital is one of the largest sources for music out there. They have been partners with BlackBerry for a very long time and that partnership was extended with the launch of BlackBerry 10 which saw 7digital’s music catalog integrated and accessible directly within BlackBerry World. Following the Amazon partnership, BlackBerry clarified that as of July 21st 3rd…

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BlackBerry Passport Scales Android Apps Perfectly

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We’re seeing quite a lot trickle out regarding the BlackBerry Passport. Thus far we’ve seen it compared to the Bold 9900 and a Canadian Passport. Now that the Passport’s sizing is relatively understood, how about app scaling on that massive screen? As you can see from the photos below, Android apps appear to scale perfectly….

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Download Instagram 6.0 for BlackBerry 10

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Instagram just rolled out version 6.0 of their successful photo and video sharing app for iOS and Android. But, that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy the update on your BlackBerry 10 device. With OS 10.2.1 you can easily install Android APKs directly or from a third party app store like 1Mobile or Amazon. You can…

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BlackBerry 10.3 Developer Roadmap Published

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BlackBerry has published the roadmap for their next OS update, 10.3, today in the BlackBerry Developer Blog. The new SDKs are scheduled to land in May of this year, and will provide some awesome updates for developers to work with. It is noteworthy though, the Adobe AIR will no longer be included as a runtime…

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BlackBerry Working on a Patch for Heartbleed Bug

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Last week was flooded with news about Heartbleed bug, which affected many websites and services that use OpenSSL. The bug was caused by a coding error on OpenSSL and many websites and services recommend you change your passwords immediately. BlackBerry has said that they are working on a patch for affected services, such as Secure…

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BBM Update Goes Live – Brings Stickers, Increased File Sharing Size, and More

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BlackBerry has announced their latest update for BBM is officially rolling out today for all OSes. The update brings a few new additions like BBM Stickers with the BBM Shop, multi-person photo sharing, and an increase in the file transfer max size. The new BBM Shop, which will over time house different products for download…

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BBM for iPhone and Android Groups Notification Settings Being Tested In Beta

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One of my biggest problems with BBM for Android and iPhone is apparently being addressed in the latest BBM beta. Since its multi-platform launch, the lack of notification controls for BBM Groups on iPhone and Android has been incredibly annoying for anyone that’s in any type of active groups. Every time someone posts a message…

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BBM for Android Officially Gets Gingerbread Support

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After letting us know that they would be working on it, the BBM team has officially announced added support for Android device running Gingerbread OS. In a blog post this afternoon, Jeff Gadway announced the move as a way to get more people on board the messaging app, “With 21 per cent of the global…

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