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  • BlackBerry Passport now available widely in Canada via several major carriers

    1 October 2014, 10:15 am by: John Callaham

    If you live in BlackBerry's home country of Canada, you can now get your hands on the company's new BlackBerry Passport smartphone from many more sources. The device is now on sale via several Canadian carriers, including TELUS Mobility, Rogers Wireless, Bell…
  • Our most popular hard case for the BlackBerry Z10 is 50% off today!

    1 October 2014, 10:05 am by: Brent Zaniewski

    Sought after for its incredibly slim and lightweight design, the Seidio SURFACE Case slides around your BlackBerry Z10 and features a soft-touch finish, retractable kickstand and access to all ports and buttons. Colors options include black, blue, red and…
  • Combat time with Modern World War 3D - now in BlackBerry World

    1 October 2014, 9:57 am by: James Richardson

    It isn't every day that I find an awesome game in the BlackBerry World new arrivals section. In fact, these days we seem to have more popular gaming options in the Amazon Appstore and that will continue. So when I clicked on Modern World War 3D and saw that it…
  • Sprint doubles data on high-end plans for families and businesses

    1 October 2014, 9:52 am by: Joseph Keller

    Sprint has announced that, starting today, they are offering "double the data" on high-end data plans compared to AT&T and Verizon. Sprint's 32GB, 40GB, and 60GB Family Share Pack plans will now offer 60GB, 80GB, and 100GB at no extra cost. Customers must sign…
  • BlackBerry appoints Mike Daniels to the board of directors

    1 October 2014, 9:19 am by: James Richardson

    With the BlackBerry Passport now released and the Classic coming later this year, BlackBerry has today announced that they have taken on another board member. As you'll see from the following press release, Mike Daniels has a ton of experience in the industry…
  • EE upgrades a further 18 towns in the UK to blinding 4G speeds

    1 October 2014, 4:14 am by: Rich Edmonds

    EE today announced the mobile network has launched 4G in 18 new towns across the UK, including Sandhurst. This takes the total number of major towns and cities with LTE connectivity through the company to 281 – reported to be over 75 percent of the UK…
  • Vodafone UK to offer the BlackBerry Passport starting October 1st but only to Business customers

    30 September 2014, 6:59 pm by: Bla1ze

    Looking for a BlackBerry Passport on Vodafone in the UK? They'll have it starting October 1st as confirmed on their own forums but it comes with catch. When released, the BlackBerry Passport will only be available to those with a business account on Vodafone.…
  • A look back on the BlackBerry Passport event in London

    30 September 2014, 5:59 pm by: DJ Reyes

    Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 marked the unveiling of the much awaited BlackBerry Passport. BlackBerry held launch events in Toronto, London and Dubai, simultaneously. A bit like the BlackBerry 10 launch back in January 2013 but this time around there were…
  • New BBM for Windows Phone beta now available!

    30 September 2014, 4:29 pm by: Bla1ze

    If you're part of the BBM beta for Windows Phone, you'll want to go ahead and get yourself updated. BlackBerry has now rolled out v120.0.0.1 and it's packed full of bug fixes, features additions but alas, as it is a beta there's also some things to be aware of…
  • Forrester Research names BlackBerry a leader in Enterprise Mobile Management

    30 September 2014, 2:24 pm by: Bla1ze

    Over the past three months since the launch of the BlackBerry Fact Check portal, BlackBerry has been taking their competitors to task over some of their claims against the company and their offerings but that's sort of to be expected. To hear other, outside…
  • How to access Quick Settings using BlackBerry 10.3

    30 September 2014, 1:51 pm by: James Richardson

    You may well be thinking we are stating the obvious with this post as 'Quick Settings' are certainly not new to BlackBerry 10 and without any apps open you can still perform a downwards swipe from the top bezel. Read More »
  • BeWeather 10 Pro updated with support for 10.3 and the BlackBerry Passport

    30 September 2014, 1:45 pm by: Bla1ze

    If you're not a fan of the included BlackBerry 10 weather app powered by AccuWeather, the chances are good that you're likely using BeWeather 10 Pro as your weather app. It's one of the most popular weather apps on BlackBerry and if you've picked up a…
  • Save your SMS, PIN, and Email messages with 50 free copies of Exporter

    30 September 2014, 11:39 am by: Alicia Erlich

    In this day and age, our messages play an important role in our lives. Whether it is tracking important emails for work or communicating with friends and family, there are certain conversations and information that need to be tracked or kept for long periods…
  • Battery Blowout! BlackBerry L-S1 batteries for Z10 only $12.95 today

    30 September 2014, 10:07 am by: Brent Zaniewski

    Need a spare BlackBerry Z10 L-S1 battery for the road? Or maybe just a replacement for your current cell that's not keeping up with your busy lifestyle anymore. Today you can save 63% off the list price and scoop up these OEM 1800mAh batteries on the cheap!…
  • eBay to spin off PayPal into separate public company in 2015

    30 September 2014, 8:33 am by: John Callaham

    eBay will spin off its online payment division PayPal into its own separate, and publicly traded, company sometime in the second half of 2015. eBay claims that keeping PayPal around beyond 2015 "clearly becomes less advantageous to each business strategically…
  • Google's Eric Schmidt still loves his BlackBerry Bold 9900

    29 September 2014, 8:52 pm by: Bla1ze

    If you've been around CrackBerry for a while, this post may not come as much of a surprise as there is a good amount of history with Google's Executive Chairman, Eric Schmidt, and his not so secret love for BlackBerry smartphones and their keyboards. In New…
  • The good 'ol days of being a BlackBerry user... are back!

    29 September 2014, 6:48 pm by: Kevin Michaluk

    When you read phone reviews, you don't typically see Fun as a category upon which different devices are rated and compared - it's things like Performance, Design and Battery Life that are the norm. It's too bad really that the fun factor isn't given much…
  • WhatsApp brings further BlackBerry 10.3 compatibility with latest beta

    29 September 2014, 6:47 pm by: Bla1ze

    If you dig testing out beta apps, WhatsApp has a new one for you try out. Appearing in the BlackBerry Beta Zone right now is v2.11.930.2 of WhatsApp and while it's not a huge update, it brings a few bug fixes and improvements including some fixes for…
  • Get weather, stock quotes, authentication codes and more for free with 100 copies of Smart Watch and…

    29 September 2014, 4:06 pm by: Alicia Erlich

    For those of you who own a BlackBerry and a Pebble, the number of native applications meant for both is small. While that may be true it does not mean that a few talented developers haven't found a way to bring additional functionality for those of us who…
  • BlackBerry Passport now on sale at UK Expansys for £529.99

    29 September 2014, 10:55 am by: John Callaham

    There's another way in the UK to get your hands on the new BlackBerry Passport. Expansys is now selling the latest smartphone from BlackBerry for £529.99, which is the same price as the company itself said last week the device will sell for in that country.…
  • Protect your BlackBerry Q10 in this OEM Leather Case for only $9.95 today!

    29 September 2014, 9:27 am by: Brent Zaniewski

    Hand crafted and finished in genuine leather with a soft inner lining, the BlackBerry Leather Pocket Pouch protects against bumps and scratches. It also recognizes settings and preferences, utilizing power saving technology to help extend the battery life of…
  • CrackBerry Asks: Are you still using WhatsApp now that BBM is on all major mobile platforms?

    29 September 2014, 6:11 am by: James Richardson

    Here within the CrackBerry community there are always going to be WhatsApp haters, but also lovers. From a personal perspective I think BBM is much better in so many ways, but I still continue to have WhatsApp installed for three or four iPhone users that…
  • BlackBerry Passport launched in India, available in stores October 10th

    29 September 2014, 3:44 am by: Bla1ze

    As expected from previous reports, the BlackBerry Passport has now launched in India with pricing set at Rs. 49,990. Customers looking to pick up a BlackBerry Passport can place their pre-orders exclusively at Amazon.in starting today. Additionally, the…
  • From the Editor's Desk: Passport and onward!

    29 September 2014, 1:24 am by: Bla1ze

    We're almost at the end of September and, as I noted at the end of August, it was a month many of us were looking forward to. For most, it was due to the BlackBerry Passport being launched, but aside from that there were plenty of other nice surprises this…
  • Thank You BlackBerry for making email triage on 10.3 faster than iOS and Android

    29 September 2014, 12:54 am by: Kevin Michaluk

    Seven months ago I went went on a podcast rant and wrote an editorial here complaining about the "email triage" experience on BlackBerry 10. My issue? It was too damn slow. From the inbox, deleting or archiving a single email was a painful process. Unlike…

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