BlackBerry Z10 Shown with Ugly Verizon Logo

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The BlackBerry Z10, BlackBerry’s first BlackBerry 10 smartphone, has emerged today in photos depicting the upcoming Verizon variant which will be launching in just a couple of weeks. And in true Verizon fashion, it appears that the carrier has marked up the device with its branding, including one particularly ghastly logo. Read: BlackBerry Z10 Lands […]

BlackBerry 10 Not Getting Instagram Love

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It was previously speculated that Facebook’s Instagram photo sharing network would be delivering a dedicated app to BlackBerry 10 smartphones in the future, but now we are hearing that this won’t be the case. According to sources to All Things D, Instagram will not be headed to BlackBerry now, but the source isn’t ruling out Instagram’s arrival […]

YouTube Videos No Longer Playing on BlackBerry OS 7

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Though BlackBerry is hoping to keep its BlackBerry OS 7 around for a while to fill the entry level gap while it focuses on the premium BlackBerry 10 market, Google’s YouTube web video arm is not so accommodating. According to reports on the net, users of BlackBerry 7 and BlackBerry 7.1 devices now no longer […]

No Entry-Level BlackBerry 10 Smartphone in 2013

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BlackBerry, formerly RIM, will be trying to keep its BlackBerry 10 at the premium price point this year. The company’s European Managing Director Stephen Bates said that there will be no entry-level BlackBerry 10 smartphone this year. BlackBerry had introduced two premium BlackBerry smartphones at the end of January in the form of the BlackBerry […]

T-Mobile BlackBerry Z10 Release Could Beat AT&T and Verizon

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In January, we learned that the BlackBerry Z10 wouldn’t be released in the United States until March. The carriers that will be supporting it, including AT&T, T-Mobile and Verizon are mum about specific release dates though T-Mobile is now claiming that it is hoping to be the first carrier to offer it when it arrives […]

Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Emulator Planned for BlackBerry 10

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When the PlayBook was announced, BlackBerry had created an Android emulator based on Google’s Android 2.3 Gingerbread that allowed select Android apps to run on the BlackBerry Tablet OS to expand the small native BlackBerry apps that were available in BlackBerry World. Now, the Android Gingerbread OS is becoming dated and though BlackBerry is fully […]

BlackBerry Begins Seeding Dev Alpha C Device to Developers With Keyboards

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After having launched the BlackBerry 10 platform and the BlackBerry Z10 and Q10 smartphones, BlackBerry says that demand is exceeding its expectations and it is now moving forward to seed the BlackBerry Dev Alpha C smartphone with a physical QWERTY keyboard to developers. The Dev Alpha C smartphone will help developers target and design their […]

BlackBerry Q10 Release Might Not Come Until May or June

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BlackBerry, the company formerly known as RIM, was initially coy about the release date of the BlackBerry Q10, its brand-new BlackBerry 10 smartphone with QWERTY keyboard. Now, BlackBerry CEO Thorsten Heins has dropped some potential news, which if true, could mean that the BlackBerry Q10 release date won’t arrive in the U.S. until May or […]

BlackBerry to Score Instagram App for BB10, BlackBerry Z10?

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In a move that could bolster BlackBerry’s (formerly RIM) new BlackBerry 10 operating system and the newly launched BlackBerry Z10 hardware, popular photo sharing service Instagram is said to be coming to the BlackBerry World app store. Neither BlackBerry nor Instagram has released a statement or comment on the matter, but the news was reported […]

iPhone 5 vs. BlackBerry Z10

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Yesterday, RIM, which is now known as BlackBerry, unveiled its brand new all-touch smartphone dubbed the BlackBerry Z10, a BlackBerry 10 device it hopes will keep pace with the juggernauts of 2012 and 2013. One of those competitors is of course Apple’s iPhone 5, a device that is currently one of the most popular smartphones […]

BlackBerry Z10 Camera Loses Low-Light Test

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Ever since the iPhone demonstrated how popular smartphone photography can be with a camera that you can take anywhere and everywhere, companies have been trying to outdo each other with camera technology. The best of the crop–Apple, Samsung, and Nokia–are used to compare how the new BlackBerry Z10‘s camera works in dark environments without the […]

BlackBerry Z10 Review Roundup

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Today BlackBerry announced its new BlackBerry Z10 smartphone, the company’s first all-touchscreen phone with the new BlackBerry 10. While the company just announced the phone, and users can’t get one until March, there are already several reviews of the device online. Overall, the reviews are fairly mixed. Several reviews point that while the new BlackBerry […]

BlackBerry Z10 Coming To T-Mobile with 4G LTE Support

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T-Mobile is the second carrier in the U.S. to officially announce it will carry the BlackBerry Z10, though it hasn’t yet announced pricing or a release date. The BlackBerry Z10 will come to T-Mobile sometime in the near future, and interested users can sign up on this website to get more information about when the […]

BlackBerry Q10: First BlackBerry 10 Device With Physical Keyboard

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Today BlackBerry announced the BlackBerry Q10, its first BlackBerry 10 device with a physical keyboard and touchscreen display. The BlackBerry Q10 looks very similar to past BlackBerry devices with a physical keyboard, though it runs the company’s new modern mobile platform. The phone can run the same apps as the all-touchscreen BlackBerry Z10, but has […]

BlackBerry Z10 All-touch Smartphone Official, U.S. Release in March

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Today BlackBerry (formerly RIM) announced the new BlackBerry Z10, the all-touchscreen smartphone that’s leaked many times in the past few weeks. The new BlackBerry Z10 is one of the first two BlackBerry 10 devices, and the first one that uses only a touchscreen with no physical keyboard. The smartphone uses a 4.2-inch display with a […]

BlackBerry 10 Event: What to Expect from RIM

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In a few hours, Research in Motion will be showcasing its latest BlackBerry 10 operating system and the BlackBerry-maker is expected to make some hardware announcements as well. The event will be observed closely by industry-watchers as much of the fate of RIM rests on the new BlackBerry 10 OS to help it compete in […]

How to Watch RIM’s BlackBerry 10 Event Live

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Today RIM will finally unveil, BlackBerry 10, a new mobile OS that’s more modern than the stale BlackBerry 7 OS, and designed to compete with Android and the iPhone. To show off the new platform RIM will livestream the launch event where it will announce two new BlackBerry 10 phones, likely including the BlackBerry Z10 […]

Top 10 Rumored Smartphones for 2013

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Since the end of December, smartphones set for release in 2013 have already leaked out from under cover, showing their potential upcoming face to the world at large. Already, we’ve heard about several big name smartphones including the Galaxy S4, Galaxy Note 3 and iPhone 5S. Those are just the tip of the iceberg however. […]

Lenovo Backtracks on RIM Acquisition

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After Lenovo’s CFO had expressly stated that the company is interested in acquiring RIM or its hardware business, the Chinese computer-maker and owner of the ThinkPad brand is now playing it cool. According to the official statement from Lenovo’s PR department, is just saying that it would explore all opportunities if there is potential for […]

BlackBerry N10 Renders Show BlackBerry 10 Device With Keyboard

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New BlackBerry N10 renders show what a BlackBerry 10 device with a keyboard could look like based on leaked photos and details. The BlackBerry N10 renders look like photos and come from Martin Hajek, best known for his iPhone 5S and iPad 5 concepts. Hajek’s renders look very similar to the N-Series of phones RIM promised with […]