News
arc-side-main

Dimple Looking to Bring NFC Physical Convenience Buttons to BlackBerry

I am glad to be back after being away the last few days. While I was out Dimple let us know that they are considering bringing their awesome NFC physical button sticker to BlackBerry. Dimple is bringing their NFC buttons to phones through a sticker or protective case for the device. This lets you add…

arc-side-main

Snap Users Downloaded 2.5 Million Android Apps on BlackBerry 10

Snap is the popular app for getting Android apps on BlackBerry 10. It requires you to sideload their Google Play client (Called Snap) after which you can access practically all of the Google Play Android apps from BlackBerry 10. This opens up a whole new catalog of games and services for BlackBerry 10 users and…

arc-side-main

BlackBerry World Vendor Portal To Get Total Overhaul – Now in Beta

BlackBerry seems to have heard vendor complaints about the dated BlackBerry World Vendor Portal. They have confirmed that they are doing something about it very soon by announcing that a new portal is coming soon. They confirmed that there is currently a beta program going on with invites still being sent out. They are looking…

arc-side-main

Apple Opens iOS to Third Party Keyboards… How About BlackBerry 10?

One of the things I have been asking BlackBerry product managers to do for years is allow third party developers to create alternative keyboards for full touch BlackBerry devices. BlackBerry is already leaning on SwiftKey’s word prediction technology in the native BlackBerry 10 keyboard but I know quite a few of you are craving gesture…

arc-side-main

128GB MicroSDXC Card Drops Below $100 Shipped

I have been waiting for the monster 128GB MicroSDXC card to drop in price since Terrence confirmed for us that it DOES work on BlackBerry 10 devices. So far it has been retailing for about $120 shipped from major retailers but SlickDeals spotted the price down at $99 from B&H Photo Video. Not a bad…

arc-side-main

BBM for iOS & iPhone v2.2 Released on App Store

BlackBerry has released the updated BBM for iOS devices as promised. This launch brings some better usability for onboarding new users which has been a real pain point for BlackBerry on other platforms. They simplified the sign up to only require three pieces of information and a cleaner sign on page for existing BBM users….

arc-side-main

BlackBerry Q30 Windermere Photos & Specs Leaked

  The guys over at N4BB got their hands on more specific information of the un-announced BlackBerry Q30 AKA Windermere. The new details confirm some of what has been said before and clarify a few other rumored details. The device as you can see from the images keeps the volume control buttons on the right…

arc-side-main

BlackBerry Travel Gets Bug Fixes & Usability Improvements

BlackBerry has released a quick update for BlackBerry Travel on BlackBerry 10. This new update brings usability improvements in a few places along with some bug fixes. They also improved the look for the itinerary and more. Here is the change log: Ability to choose from multiple addresses when using the “Email itinerary” feature Updated…

BlackBerry© is a registered Trademark of BlackBerry Limited. BerryReview is in no way affiliated with BlackBerry Limited though sometimes their lawyers send us love letters...

Copyright © 2007-‘2014’ BerryReview LLC