Category: BlackBerry OS

BlackBerry App World to Get Update All Button!

BlackBerry App World to Get Update All Button!

April 6, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

If you’ve ever used the iPhone’s App Store, then you may have seen the “Update All” button which allows you to update all apps on your device. This is one thing that BlackBerry App World has been lacking. Well according to the latest rumors on the block, RIM plans to introduce an update all button […]

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BlackBerry (BBM) 6.1 Gets Quick Preview – Shows Updated UI and Features!

BlackBerry (BBM) 6.1 Gets Quick Preview – Shows Updated UI and Features!

April 5, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

  Most BlackBerry owners are addicted to BBM and when you hear the words updated or new and BBM, most get addicts get excited. New images surfaced today of what appear to be BBM 6.1, which is expected to arrive with the launch of BlackBerry OS 6.1 and the hot new devices later this year. […]

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Leaked: OS 6.0.0.526 for BlackBerry Bold 9780

Leaked: OS 6.0.0.526 for BlackBerry Bold 9780

April 4, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

It seems that 6.0.0.526 is the new hotness. Over the past couple of days we’ve seen it leak for the BlackBerry Torch, Curve 9300, and now the Bold 9780. We haven’t heard what fixes this brings to the Bold 9780, but we’ve heard pretty good things about .526 for the Torch. Before installing this leaked […]

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Leaked: OS 6.0.0.526 for BlackBerry Curve 3G 9300

Leaked: OS 6.0.0.526 for BlackBerry Curve 3G 9300

April 4, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

Its been a few weeks since we last saw an OS leak for the BlackBerry Curve 9300. The team over at BBH-Plus have just posted up OS 6.0.0.526 for the Curve 3G. Just a friendly reminder that this is not an officially supported OS, therefore your carrier and/or RIM will not support this version. We […]

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Leaked: OS 6.0.0.526 for BlackBerry Torch 9800

Leaked: OS 6.0.0.526 for BlackBerry Torch 9800

April 2, 2011 | By | 4 Comments

Its been a few weeks since we got our hands on a new BlackBerry Torch OS leak as well. BBH-Plus has just leaked out OS 6.0.0.526 or the BlackBerry Torch 9800. Like any new leaked OS update we can’t confirm how it will run. It’s recommended you do a full backup of your device before […]

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Leaked: OS 6.0.0.552 for BlackBerry Style 9670

Leaked: OS 6.0.0.552 for BlackBerry Style 9670

April 2, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

It’s not often we see leaked operating systems for the BlackBerry Style so get it while you can. BBH-Plus has just leaked out OS 6.0.0.552 for the BlackBerry Style 9670. Normal precautions come with leaked OS’ please do a full backup before installing, and of course its this version is not officially supported by your […]

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Android Apps coming to BlackBerry PlayBook & Tablet OS Platform!

Android Apps coming to BlackBerry PlayBook & Tablet OS Platform!

March 24, 2011 | By | 3 Comments

This just came hot off the press! RIM has announced they’re expanding their ecosystem for the BlackBerry Tablet OS by allowing Android applications, as well BlackBerry Java apps on the BlackBerry PlayBook. This is absolutely HUGE news for the PlayBook and its QNX based operating system. Android currently hosts over 200,000 apps, and this will […]

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RIM Announces BBM Social Platform for BlackBerry Developers

RIM Announces BBM Social Platform for BlackBerry Developers

March 15, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

Back at DEVCON 2010, RIM announced the BBM Social Platform for BlackBerry developers. Today RIM made it available in open beta! While this wasn’t the press release I was waiting for from RIM, it is great news for developers. The new BBM SDK will allow developers to: access and update fields in the user’s profile […]

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First Look at BlackBerry Mobile Hotspot Feature from OS 6.1

First Look at BlackBerry Mobile Hotspot Feature from OS 6.1

March 12, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

We talked about the Mobile Hotspot feature on BlackBerry smartphones a couple months ago, now the folks at N4BB have provided some leaked slides on how the mobile hotspot feature will work. As you can see its pretty much like any Android 2.2 smartphone. You will go into your manage connections, and enable the mobile […]

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Leaked: OS 6.0.0.499 for BlackBerry Curve 9300 & Bold 9700

March 11, 2011 | By | 3 Comments

Yesterday turned out to be a pretty good day for leaked OS’. The latest round of leaks is OS 6.0.0.499 for both the BlackBerry Curve 9300 and the BlackBerry Bold 9700. We haven’t heard what these OS versions have to offer, but like most leaked OS’ we recommend doing a full backup of your BlackBerry […]

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Three Security Researchers Reveal Multiple Webkit Browser Vulnerabilities at Pwn2Own 2011

Three Security Researchers Reveal Multiple Webkit Browser Vulnerabilities at Pwn2Own 2011

March 11, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

The Pwn2Own hacking contest first began in 2007. It’s a contest where hackers can reveal vulnerabilities and gives the security community a chance to see their flaws and fix them. With BlackBerry OS 6 came the webkit browser, which has been exposed as being vulnerable. Check out what happened at the CanSecWest conference.

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Leaked: OS 6.0.0.486 for BlackBerry Torch 9800

March 10, 2011 | By | 2 Comments

Its been a few weeks since we’ve had a good OS leak for the BlackBerry Torch. Now OS 6.0.0.486 for the Torch 9800 has been leaked online. We haven’t heard what this OS improves (if anything) but its quite a big jump from the last OS (.450). You can download this OS at either of […]

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