05/03/2011, Microsoft’s Steve Ballmer has made an appearance at BlackBerry World 2011 and gone ahead to confirm Bing as the default search engine. This will clearly help Microsoft in enlarging their search engine market share in the long run, although the thought of them overtaking Google is still far from being realized. This partnership is not meant to be on the surface level only, as it is long and deep, requiring […]
05/03/2011, Rovio’s hugely popular franchise, Angry Birds, has already gotten so many people hooked across multiple platforms, that even a movie has been made out of it – Rio. Well, the recently launched BlackBerry PlayBook is considered to be “boring” – at least until Angry Birds rolls out for it, right? According to Research In Motion (RIM), Angry Birds will be appearing on the PlayBook tablet in the near future. It […]
05/02/2011, Folks who are tired of having to charge two devices every night just because they need a BlackBerry phone for work and one more for their personal lives, will be glad to know that RIM has officially announced a solution for them. BlackBerry Balance was rumored about earlier this year, and at the BlackBerry World event today, RIM made it official.
05/02/2011, [Blackberry World] When the PlayBook first arrived, many people were disappointed with the lack of apps that were available with the device. As mentioned in our PlayBook review, there were no email, calendar, video chat, and even basic apps like Facebook present on the tablet when it arrived. Well it looks like RIM are working hard to address the issue and has announced the Facebook app for the BlackBerry PlayBook.
05/02/2011, [Blackberry World] It looks like RIM is releasing its hold on the enterprise world by making their Enterprise Solution work with platforms other than BlackBerry OS for the first time. Today, RIM announced that a multi-platform BlackBerry Enterprise Solution for smartphones and tablets. The software that companies have been using for managing and securing mobile devices will soon be able to work with Android and iOS based devices in the future. […]
05/02/2011, RIM has officially unveiled the latest addition to their lineup of BlackBerry Bold phones. Called the BlackBerry Bold 9900/9930, it will be RIM’s thinnest BlackBerry phone to date. The Bold 9900/9930 will finally make the transition to a touchscreen phone. For all you dedicated QWERTY keyboard lovers, don’t worry, RIM hasn’t gotten rid of them, the Bold 9900/9930 will still have one and this time RIM claims it’s their best […]
05/02/2011, Playbook Review - this complete review of the Blackberry playbook goes over the most popular aspects of using this tablet computer in the real world.
04/29/2011, It seems that the next step in the BlackBerry operating system world would be BlackBerry 6.1, but that notion has been thrown out of the window as word on the street has it that BlackBerry 7 will be the new flavor in town instead – at least we will all know for sure when the operating system update is unveiled at the BlackBerry World show next week. If this happens […]
04/28/2011, OtterBox has just announced that they are now part of RIM’s Built for BlackBerry program. This means that OtterBox will be one of the few selected manufacturers chosen to design certified and endorsed accessories for BlackBerry devices. This is a prestigious label and essentially means what OtterBox creates for BlackBerry devices will be of high quality and won’t damage or hamper the BlackBerry device in any way. This new certification […]
04/19/2011, The PlayBook only went on sale earlier today, but the folks over at iFixit wasted no time in getting their hands on one and having a go at disassembling the QNX tablet from RIM. While there’s nothing extremely interesting about this tablet’s innards, iFixit have noted that it was relatively easy to take apart, and the LCD isn’t fused to the glass, so a cracked screen doesn’t mean an expensive […]
04/19/2011, The day of the BlackBerry PlayBook has finally arrived. While RIM has missed their end of Q1 2011 deadline promised earlier, RIM delivers the tablet 19 days into the first month of Q2. Since RIM’s market share in the smartphone segment has been declining, the BlackBerry PlayBook could be vital to the success of the company. The BlackBerry PlayBook is a tablet that packs a 7″ 1024 x 600 display, […]
04/15/2011, The BlackBerry Official Twitter Client 1.1 has finally made its way out of the beta testing stage into a full release. The app that has been undergoing testing for the past six weeks is now mature and stable enough to go out in the real world. The latest version of the app brings new features such as the ability to add locations to your tweets so you can tell your […]
04/13/2011, RIM is either slacking or they’ve been busy building up hype for their new phones by leaking them to the public. The latest one to receive an exposé before an official announcement is the BlackBerry Touch 9860, better known as the Storm 3 or Monaco/Monza. The phone managed to make its way to the hands of a Thai-speaking man who gave a short preview of the phone on video. While […]
04/12/2011, Sprint has just announced the launch of Music Plus – a music player, music library manager, ringtone manager and music store all in one app. For folks who don’t have an MP3 player or always leave them at home but have their phones with them instead, Music Plus is for you. “Sprint Music Plus is an easy way for our customers to discover new music and tones and manage all […]