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Facebook For BlackBerry Update Made Compulsory This End Of March

03/16/2016, It looks like the compulsory update to BlackBerry’s Facebook app would bring with it a transformation, that it would now be turned into a link to the web version of the site. Basically, when the 31st of March rolls around, then owners of the...

BlackBerry Priv Now Available From Verizon

03/03/2016, A couple of days ago it was hinted that the BlackBerry Priv could soon be made available on Verizon. It was never explicitly mentioned, but for those who are hoping that it will be true, you will be pleased to learn that it is because you will now be able...

BlackBerry Priv Pre-Orders For Verizon Could Begin March 3

03/01/2016, The BlackBerry Priv has been out for a while now, and it was last year that we heard that the handset could be arriving on Verizon. Earlier this year, it was confirmed again that the handset was slated for the major carriers, but now that it is already...

WhatsApp Gives Up On BlackBerry

02/28/2016, WhatsApp is undoubtedly the most widely used cross-platform messaging service out there. It recently celebrated its seventh anniversary with more than one billion active users who are spread across a variety of platforms. That’s really one of the...

BlackBerry & Barclays Pingit Lets BBM Users Make Mobile Payments

02/19/2016, The idea of sending money via BBM isn’t new. In fact back in 2013, BlackBerry tested out that idea in Indonesia with its BBM Money feature. Last year the company also teamed up with PayPal in which users could also send each other money via BBM that is...

MWC 2016: What To Expect

02/17/2016, MWC 2016 will be kicking off next week and if you are a huge fan of mobile devices, like smartphones and tablets, then this is an event worth staying tuned to. Ubergizmo will be live at MWC 2016 this year which will be taking place from the 22-25 of...

BlackBerry Celebrates Valentines Day With Discount On The Priv

02/14/2016, BlackBerry certainly needs to sell all the units that it possibly can to exist in the global smartphone market so it’s not surprising to see the company come out with a new offer to try and get more people to purchase its flagship smartphone. The...

Latest BlackBerry Job Cut Feeds Speculation About BB10

02/07/2016, BlackBerry was one of the last major handset makers that created both the software and hardware for its smartphones. The strategy worked well for it in the previous decade while Apple continues to win with it now. Many OEMs have just decided to license...

BlackBerry Won’t Make A Windows Phone Device

02/03/2016, BlackBerry held onto its operating system for as long as it could but eventually it had to give up on it in a last ditch effort to survive in the market by finally adopting Android. BlackBerry Priv is the first Android-powered device from this company and...

BlackBerry Has No Plans To Allow Rooting On The PRIV

02/02/2016, Rooting and Android handsets almost seemingly go hand-in-hand. This is usually because there are quite a few number of Android users out there who simply want to be able to have more control over their device and the things they do with it. Unfortunately...

BlackBerry PRIV Now Available From T-Mobile

01/26/2016, If you’re looking to get your hands on the BlackBerry PRIV directly from a carrier, you will be pleased to learn that T-Mobile is now offering the device. Just pop on over to T-Mobile’s website and you will be able to place an order for the handset in...

Built For BlackBerry App Program Shut Down

01/21/2016, Many years ago, BlackBerry launched a Built for BlackBerry program (not to be confused with the Built for BlackBerry program meant for accessories). This is a program in which BlackBerry had attempted to foster some kind of ecosystem in which apps would...