Category: Rumors

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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BlackBerry Software Roadmap for 2011 Leaks Out! Shows BIS 4.0, OS 7.0 and more.

March 7, 2011 | By | 2 Comments

2011 is certainly shaping up to be an interesting year for RIM. We recently got a peak at their smartphone lineup for 2011, and now thanks to N4BB, we get a chance to see RIM’s BlackBerry Software Roadmap for this year. According to the leaked roadmap, RIM plans to introduce several software updates, including BIS […]

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BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) Heading to Android and even iOS

March 3, 2011 | By | 2 Comments

New rumors are floating around that RIM is already working on bringing their popular BBM instant messaging to other platforms, like Android and Apple iOS. BGR is reporting that RIM is already hard at work on an Android version of BBM, which would be huge for RIM. This would allow pretty any smartphone owner to […]

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BlackBerry PlayBook Launch Pushed to April 10th…

March 2, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

Looks like end of this month could be out of the question for the PlayBook launch, according to BGR, RIM is planning to officially launch the PlayBook on April 10th. That means the PlayBook can be yours in just over a month, which is better than nothing. Apparently the BlackBerry Tablet OS is set to […]

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First Live Pics of the BlackBerry Bold Touch Leak Out!!

February 19, 2011 | By | 6 Comments

The BlackBerry Bold Touch (aka Dakota or Montana) has been rumored for a long time now. Then a few weeks ago, we started to hear about some new specs for the Bold Touch series. Now the folks at N4BB have come across the first live pics of the BlackBerry Bold Touch! It’s a slim device […]

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The 4G BlackBerry PlayBook Could Be Heading to Verizon!

February 9, 2011 | By | 3 Comments

Since the BlackBerry PlayBook was announced last year many have wondered if only Sprint will carry the 4G model. Well it appears that Verizon is in fact fighting to launch the 4G PlayBook as well. Our friends at RIMarkable came across a pretty interesting website that allowed people to register for a private beta for […]

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Verizon branded BlackBerry Curve “Sedona” Caught on Camera

January 31, 2011 | By | 2 Comments

The new generation BlackBerry Curve (code-named Sedona) has gotten a lot of attention over the past few weeks. The team at N4BB has posted up some new pics of a Verizon branded BlackBerry Sedona. This device will be an ultra thin CDMA smartphone, featuring 800MHZ processor, 5.0 megapixel camera, Wi-Fi, GPS, and BlackBerry OS 6.1 […]

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CDMA BlackBerry Roadmap for 2011 Leaked… Bold Touch, Curve Touch, Monaco Touch, and more!

January 27, 2011 | By | 3 Comments

While CDMA smartphones have pretty much died off here in Canada, in the United States its a different story. Both Verizon and Sprint still fully support their CDMA networks, and both will need new BlackBerry smartphones in the near future. Today RIM’s BlackBerry Roadmap for 2011 has leaked on included in the images is a […]

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RIM expecting 4,000 BlackBerry PlayBook Apps at Launch?!

January 26, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

Could it really be? Will the PlayBook have 4,000 apps ready at launch? Reuters had a chance to sit down with RIM’s own Jeff McDowell (senior VP for business and platform marketing) who had some interesting things to say. Not only did he talk about the BlackBerry Balance solution, but McDowell had some interesting things […]

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Home Panels to be Manageable in BlackBerry OS 6.1!

January 26, 2011 | By | 2 Comments

BlackBerry OS 6.1 hasn’t really wow’d me just yet, until now. Kevin over at CrackBerry just posted up some exclusive details about OS 6.1’s home screen. Apparently RIM has finally decided to allow the home screen panels to be managed. Currently in BlackBerry OS 6.0 you have no option to remove certain panels like Favorites, […]

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Rumor: BlackBerry Style2 Could Sport Large Touchscreen?

January 24, 2011 | By | 3 Comments

The BlackBerry Style is still yet to take off in North America, but already rumors are floating around on the BlackBerry Style 2. N4BB has posted up a quick rumor that RIM may be internally testing the BlackBerry Style2, which could sport a large touchscreen. Other rumors surrounding this device include a dual-hinged prototype that […]

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First Pics of Next-Gen BlackBerry Curve “Sedona” Leaked!

January 21, 2011 | By | 2 Comments

We first saw renders of the next generation BlackBerry Curve earlier in the week, and now for the first time ever we are seeing actual live pics of the next-gen Curve code-named “Sedona”. As previously reported this model is very thin, about half the size of the Bold 97xx series. It will rock a new […]

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