BlackBerry names Ralph Pini as its new COO and devices head

BlackBerry has named Ralph Pini to be its new Chief Operating Officer and General Manager for Devices. In a company Q&A, Pini reveals his priorities for the devices business. Pini first joined BlackBerry in 2012 when his company, Paratek Microwave, was acquired by the Canadian business. Pini served as Vice President for Radio Frequency Technology […]

BlackBerry Priv begins sales in Mexico on Amazon

The reach of the BlackBerry Priv smartphone continues to expand. The latest country to offer sales of the Android-based phone is Mexico. BlackBerry stated that the Priv is now available on Mexico’s Amazon site. The listing for the phone shows the price for the unlocked version is $15,863.95 Pesos, or about $913. BlackBerry says that […]

How to enable Wi-Fi calling on your BlackBerry Priv

The  has support for Wi-Fi calling, which means that you can make and receive calls over Wi-Fi, even if you have limited or no mobile network coverage. However, while the Priv supports the feature, your service provider will have to support it too. If you’re lucky enough to be with a carrier that supports Wi-Fi […]

John Chen confirms commitment to BlackBerry 10, updates coming in 2016

Following the recent reports that BlackBerry was all but abandoning BlackBerry 10, John Chen has cleared the air on the company’s stance regarding the operating system. The reports claimed that BlackBerry was going all-in on Android, and was leaving behind the BlackBerry 10 platform. According to a new post from the CEO, John Chen, that […]

BlackBerry Priv for Verizon rolls into the FCC

A little something for those of you on Verizon who have been waiting for the BlackBerry Priv to arrive. You’re now one step closer to being able to pick up the device as it has now checked in with the FCC seeking approval. Although it’s no surprise given the fact Verizon has already announced the […]

BlackBerry shows off the Hub and more in its own Priv hands on video

BlackBerry has released its own official video showing off the Priv. In the video we get a good look at the Hub, flick keyboard and much more. Not long ago Carphone Warehouse published a hands on with the Priv, but the latest look comes directly from BlackBerry itself. In the video description, BlackBerry describes the […]

How to Change your BlackBerry ID Username

Did you change email addresses recently, or plan to change to a new email address soon? If so, make sure you update your BlackBerry ID, a.k.a. email address so you can reset your password if needed in the future! Just select which type of device you are using currently and follow the steps below to […]

BlackBerry ‘Venice’ slider captured on camera once again

Last weekend, we got a look at some renders of the BlackBerry ‘Venice’ slider along with a blurry cam photo and this weekend, things are rolling again. Another new image of the device has been posted up in the CrackBerry Forums, offering a small glimpse into what BlackBerry is working on. Keeping up with the […]

BlackBerry Passport prototype running Android leaks

  The BlackBerry Passport Silver Edition is already official, and it comes running BlackBerry 10.3.2. But, according to a handful of recently surfaced images, BlackBerry was toying with the idea of releasing the device running Android out of the box. Or at least it appears that way. There have been sketchy rumors about BlackBerry releasing […]

BlackBerry officially announces the BlackBerry Passport Silver Edition

BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a global leader in secure mobile communications, today unveiled the BlackBerry® Passport Silver Edition, a premium device built for business professionals who want a smartphone with the mobile tools they need to get things done – without sacrificing style or portability. The BlackBerry Passport Silver Edition is in a class of its […]