Articles about BlackBerry 10 (page 8)

Blackberry OS 10.0.10.261 Leaked, Available For Download
Good news Blackberry Z10 owners, if you’re hoping to update your phone to the latest version of Blackberry 10, the folks at Crackberry have reported that the version of OS 10.0.10.261 has been leaked, so for those of you familiar with sideloading these leaked updates, you can go ahead and download it from the Crackberry forums. Personally I am not too sure how to go about doing that, so it’s […]

Report: Interest In Blackberry Devices Surges While iPhone Declines
So we’ve heard reports about Blackberry 10 devices breaking records, and if you were still skeptical, the latest YouGov report on smartphone brand perception might change your mind. According to the report, it has been suggested that interest in Blackberry devices has seen a pretty impressive surge over the last six months, starting from the spring of 2012. The data revealed that interest in Blackberry has risen from 18% to […]

No Entry-Level BlackBerry 10 Smartphone in 2013
 Blackberry has announced it will not be releasing entry level Blackberry 10 devices in 2013. This was stated by Stephen Bates, the Managing Director for European BlackBerry. Blackberry 10 devices are now set for a launch in 2014.“We’ve brought out these high-end devices as a as a statement of intent – to demonstrate vividly the new BlackBerry. Our intention is to evolve that portfolio to enter the mid-tier. But we […]

BlackBerry Creative Director Alicia Keys Caught Tweeting From iPhone
BlackBerry’s BlackBerry 10 launch event that occurred a few weeks back didn’t have that many head-scratching moments, in fact, we think the only time a moment like that occurred was when Alicia Keys was announced to be the company’s official creative director. It looks like that comfy new position may be open in the very near future as Keys was caught using a device that wasn’t a BlackBerry 10 device yesterday.Yesterday […]

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Professor Dons Blackberry Z10 Costume While Conducting Lecture
Not too long ago the folks at Crackberry were running a contest in which participants would state the things they would do and how far they were willing to go in order to win a Blackberry Z10. One participant by the name of Chris Vigna said that he’d be willing to dress up as a Z10 and teach his class about the virtues of Blackberry 10, and sure enough he […]

Skype For BlackBerry 10 Will Be A Port Of Android App When Released
One of the portions of BlackBerry’s BlackBerry 10 launch event that created a lot of chatter with BlackBerry fans is the fact the company secured a deal with Skype to allow its application to be made available on the BlackBerry 10 platform. During our time with the BlackBerry Z10, we noticed Skype was absent from BlackBerry World, even though the company said Skype was committed to making its application available […]

BlackBerry Attempts To Patent New Keyboards In Smartphones
The modern world of smartphones tend to favor full touchscreen models with extremely slim bezels a whole lot more compared to QWERTY models, but with the recent introduction of two new BlackBerry devices running on the BlackBerry 10 operating system, perhaps BlackBerry (previously known as RIM) is looking into the future by filing for two patents that would help hide the keys within a phone’s main body. Just how does […]

BlackBerry 10 Launch Breaks Records In Canada, U.K.
It looks as though yesterday’s report of demand for the BlackBerry Z10 was spot on as BlackBerry is announcing some good news in regards to its start in the U.K. and Canada.According to BlackBerry, its new BlackBerry Z10 has been breaking records for the company left and right. In Canada, where the Z10 was made available yesterday, BlackBerry had its “best day ever for the first day of a launch of […]

BlackBerry 10, Z10 Highlighted In New 'Keep Moving' Commercial
Hot on the trails of their Super Bowl ad which focused on what exactly the BlackBerry Z10 can’t do, BlackBerry released a brand-new commercial further highlighting both the BlackBerry Z10 and BlackBerry 10.The commercial, called “Keep Moving,” doesn’t go for the outrageous as their Super Bowl did. Instead, the commercial highlights some key features of both BlackBerry 10 and the Z10. We get to see BlackBerry Flow, Hud and Timelapse […]

Blackberry 10 Dev Alpha C Revealed
With the Blackberry Dev Alpha A and B devices aimed at developers who are developing mainly for the Blackberry Z10, it is understandable as to why it was a full touchscreen device. However as you know, Blackberry has plans to release the Q10 as well which is basically Blackberry 10 running on a QWERTY device reminiscent of the Bold 9900, with the difference being in the keyboard layout which is […]

Samsung Teases 'Next Big Thing' While BlackBerry 10 Shows What It Can't Do In Super Bowl Ads
The Super Bowl came and went, although the game did suffer a minor hiccup in the third quarter when half of the power in the Superdome went out for approximately 34 minutes. That delay meant more time eating unhealthy snacks and watching more commercials, which are two things that are as important as football during the Super Bowl.Both BlackBerry and Samsung teased their upcoming Super Bowl ads that were scheduled to […]

BlackBerry Z10 Review
BlackBerry 10 has come a long way. For months, we’ve seen a sprinkle of information every so often regarding some of BlackBerry 10’s improvements over previous iterations of the operating systems. And last week was when BlackBerry finally not only unveiled BlackBerry 10 to the world, but two new devices that would become the first generation of smartphones to run the company’s newest operating system.During BlackBerry’s media event last week, […]

BlackBerry Teases Colorful Superbowl Commercial
The Superbowl countdown clock is counting down to Sunday’s big game which means companies have been spending the past couple of months securing a spot for their commercials to air between the football action. Samsung already promoted their upcoming Superbowl commercial with a tease yesterday for their Galaxy devices, and BlackBerry is teasing theirs today.Admittedly, the tease is nowhere near as entertaining as Samsung’s Superbowl commercial tease as it starred […]

40% Of BlackBerry 10 Apps Are Android Ports
BlackBerry had quite the day yesterday as it finally unveiled BlackBerry 10, the BlackBerry Z10 and the BlackBerry Q10. During their media event, they mentioned their BlackBerry World would be filled with 70,000 applications, but it seems a good amount of the applications that are available aren’t optimized for BlackBerry 10. In fact, it turns out they’re “wrapped Android applications.”VP of global alliances and business development Martyn Mallick spoke with reporters yesterday […]