Category: BlackBerry OS

BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.1 Update With SMS Texts!

October 20, 2012 | By | 4 Comments

I know this one’s not new, in fact I’m very late with this one, but if you haven’t updated your BlackBerry PlayBook yet, you really should. The update brought quite a few features that surprised us and made our day. What came in this last update? We have the top three features of the update […]

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BlackBerry World 2012: The Keynote and What Notes were Taken

May 7, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

Though the BBW 2012 has passed, Thorsten Heins did a great job in his keynote at this year’s BlackBerry World. The turnout was huge, the excitement was there, and there were many reasons to look forward to the next upcoming months. I wanted to wait until I had some time to really think about the […]

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Taking A Walk Through BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.0 And New Features

February 22, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

I admit, when I updated my PlayBook, I was anxious. And when it finally rebooted, I immediately began searching through it, signing into everything, checking settings, making sure my apps still worked, checking to see if I needed to set up my previous apps. Here’s some of what’s new with OS 2.0.

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BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.0 Launches with Native Apps, Android App Player and More…

February 21, 2012 | By | 6 Comments

It’s been a long time coming and I’m happy to report that RIM has finally launched the major BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.0 update. This new update brings much needed features like built-in email, contacts, and calendar, integrated social networking for Facebook, Twitter, and Linked In, updated BlackBerry Bridge with awesome features like remote control, which allows you […]

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BlackBerry Bridge Updated to v2.0.0.25, The Countdown to PlayBook OS 2.0 Begins!

February 21, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

We’re counting down the hours as we look forward to the update of PlayBook OS 2.0 becoming unleashed soon. The rumor is said to be 4 AM. While waiting for the update, Bridge has been updated, and you don’t need to wait for OS 2.0 to check it out.

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RIM officially unveils BlackBerry OS 7.1 at CES 2012

January 9, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

RIM has kicked off CES 2012 with the announcement of BlackBerry 7.1 OS. BlackBerry 7.1 brings the same look and feel of BlackBerry 7, but bring NFC via BlackBerry Tags, Mobile Hotspot, and an FM Radio for the new Curve models. It is expected OS will begin rolling out over the next little bit from […]

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OS Leaked for Bold 9900, Torch 9810, Torch 9860

January 9, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

A new round of BlackBerry OS 7.1 has been leaked for the Bold 9900, Torch 9810, and Torch 9860 smartphones. This latest version brings bug fixes and should enable the Mobile Hotspot feature on the Bold 9900 and possibily the other models, although we have not confirmed that yet. We’ve heard that .190 is running […]

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Official: OS for BlackBerry Bold 9930 and Torch 9850 from Sprint

December 19, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

Right before the weekend, Sprint launched a nice little surprise for their Bold 9930 and Torch 9850 customers. Customers with the new Bold 9930 and Torch 9850 now have access to OS 7.1 which brings several upgrades, including the much-anticipated Portable Hotspot feature. We should also point out that this can be installed on ANY CDMA […]

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BlackBerry PlayBook OS Updated to v1.0.8.6067 – Patches DingleBerry Jailbreak

December 6, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

It certainly didn’t take long for RIM to patch the DingleBerry jailbreak. RIM has launched the PlayBook OS update v1.0.8.6067 which is only 5MB in size. The update just fixes a minor Daylight savings time bug and patches the DingleBerry jailbreak. The OS update is free of charge and can be downloaded over-the-air by going into the settings […]

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BlackBerry PlayBook 2.0 Screenshots Show BBM, Video Store, and What Else?

December 1, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

We all know the upcoming BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.0 software update will bring much needed native apps like email, address book, and calendar. The folks at spotted a couple really interesting things during the BlackBerry Mobile Fusion webcast. If you look really closely at the Tablet OS 2.0 demo, you will notice a native BBM client […]

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Leaked: BlackBerry Bold 9900 OS with Wi-Fi Hotspot and NFC

November 26, 2011 | By | 4 Comments

For those of you who have been waiting for RIM to launch OS 7.1 we have some semi-good news, it’s not officially available yet, but it has been leaked online. This is the first leak for OS 7.1 and it seems to be an early build from RIM. This leak (OS for the Bold […]

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RIM CEO Talks BBX: “We’ve leapfrogged everyone with what we’re announcing…”

October 17, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

We first heard about the BBX Platform name a couple weeks ago. Since then there has been lots of whispers of RIM’s next-generation QNX based smartphone OS. Today during an interview with RIM’s co-CEO Jim Balsillie, Balsillie “accidentally” confirmed the name BBX. Here is what he had to say about the new Platform: We’ve leapfrogged […]

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