QuickPost updated with improved Quick Attach, Auto Minimize and Quick-er Post

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The latest version of the sharing app QuickPost (v1.3.0.2) brings Z30 support as well as many refinements and added features. Improved Quick Attach for photos and messages and a neat feature called Quick Copy essentially this auto copies your entry from the initial caption as it prompts you through the share-cards for the networks you’re delivering…

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Verizon BlackBerry Z30 to be Available in November

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Verizon Wireless has announced in their blog that the new BlackBerry Z30 will be available in November. Those of you looking to get one on the carrier will be able to do so online at www.verizonwireless.com for $199.99 with new two-year contract. The BlackBerry Z30 is a 5-inch display smartphone featuring everything that you love about BlackBerry…

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BlackBerry’s Biggest Problem Is Not Its Phones

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The world we live in is full of products with incredibly recognizable brands. Not only are these brands well-known, they are synonymous with all sorts of positive feelings and activities in our lives. When you hold a “Nike” product in your hand, you immediately see yourself living an active lifestyle. When you see a can…

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Goodbye BBM Line; Hello Millions of New Users

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*Update from Lucas* – While BBM could soon potentially reach 100 Million total subscribers (BlackBerry users included) the figures aren’t there just yet. Though, now that BlackBerry has ended the wait line, the company’s servers can handle up to 10 Million new subscribers per hour. The figures are definitely drawing higher and higher. Stay tuned…

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Are Physical Keyboards No Longer BlackBerry’s Lifeline?

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BlackBerry’s CEO Thorsten Heins has often said the company “owned” the keyboard phone market segment. This may be a very true statement, but according to investigative journalism by the Wall Street Journal it may no longer be BlackBerry’s lifeline. BlackBerry made the decision to release their first BlackBerry 10 full QWERTY device months after the…

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Apple iOS 7 Versus BlackBerry 10.2

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Apple’s mobile operating system iOS is one of the most elegant and simple-to-use operating system in the mobile arena. With iOS7, it’s readily apparent Apple has felt the sting of Android–an open ecosystem adulterated by various OEMs like Samsung, HTC, LG, and Sony. To coat the wound, Apple has redesigned the face of their next…

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OTA Install BlackBerry 10 BARs and Android APKs with SideSwype

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Remember the good ‘ol days when you could easily install an application Over The Air (OTA)? Unfortunately, BlackBerry 10 wasn’t granted the same luxury as the past legacy BlackBerry operating system. Fortunately, SideSwype looks to bring back the lost functionality to BlackBerry 10. SideSwype is a native BlackBerry 10 application, which utilizes an included VPN…

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BlackBerry 10 Visualized for More Than Smartphones (Videos)

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BlackBerry 10 is said to be more than just a smartphone ecosystem. BlackBerry CEO Thorsten Heins has said before that BlackBerry 10 is an overall mobile computing operating system not solely limited to smartphones. What else could BlackBerry 10 be used? We’ve heard before that BlackBerry had been working on a laptop/tablet hybrid. Though, the…

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BlackBerry Awarded “Authority to Operate” on U.S. Department of Defense Networks

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BlackBerry today announced that the U.S. Defense Information System Agency has awarded the BlackBerry Z10 and BlackBerry Q10 smartphones with BES 10, the Authority to Operate on Department of Defense networks. BlackBerry is the first Mobile Device Management provider to obtain an this award. With the ATO, DISA is now developing the infrastructure to support BlackBerry 10…

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