Tag: Rumors

RIM announces BlackBerry 7 Screen Sizes for Developers

RIM announces BlackBerry 7 Screen Sizes for Developers

June 20, 2011 | By | 2 Comments

It’s no secret that RIM has several other devices on the way, besides the BlackBerry Bold Touch. Earlier today RIM posted up device resolutions for the BlackBerry 9360, 9810, and 9850, all of which have yet to be announced by RIM. As you can see from the above chart the upcoming devices will have high […]

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Verizon Plans to Introduce Three BlackBerry Smartphones This Year

Verizon Plans to Introduce Three BlackBerry Smartphones This Year

June 17, 2011 | By | 7 Comments

Recently BGR had a chance to sit down with Verizon’s Chief Marketing Officer Marni Walden. During the interview BGR discussed a variety of topics including various platforms including iPhone iOS, DROID, Windows Phone, and of course BlackBerry. Near the end of the interview Walden had this to say about BlackBerry and Verizon: …RIM is still very, […]

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BlackBerry Torch 9850 Device Simulator Leaked Online

BlackBerry Torch 9850 Device Simulator Leaked Online

June 15, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

The BlackBerry Torch 9850 is an upcoming smartphone from RIM that has been leaked online a few times. Originally we would have guessed this device was going to be part of the Storm family, but apparently the Storm brand has been retired. The Torch 9850 is a non-sliding BlackBerry smartphone with a huge touch display, and will […]

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Unreleased BlackBerry Curve “Apollo” High-Res Pictures and Video

Unreleased BlackBerry Curve “Apollo” High-Res Pictures and Video

May 30, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

The BlackBerry Curve has always been a popular smartphone for RIM. Later this year, RIM is expected to unveil the next generation of the BlackBerry Curve smartphone, which is currently code-named “Apollo”. This entry level BlackBerry will be about 11mm thin, and will pack a 800Mhz Marvell Tavor CPU MG-1 processor, and feature a slightly […]

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BlackBerry Torch 2 (9810) Makes Online Appearance Again

BlackBerry Torch 2 (9810) Makes Online Appearance Again

May 29, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

Over the past few days, the un-released BlackBerry Torch 2 9810 has been shown off in great detail online. First it was the blurry low res pictures, now come the high resolution pictures (curiosity of TechnoBuffalo). Since the last time we saw the Torch 2, nothing new was shared about the device, we just now […]

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RIM announces BIS 4.0 on Support Forums – Coming Soon…

May 17, 2011 | By | 2 Comments

RIM recently announced features of the upcoming BlackBerry Internet Service (BIS) 4.0 update. This update is said to bring better support for BIS password recovery, Google calendar sync, and removes the Windows Live email re-validation. Here’s a quick blurb from RIM’s support forums article: Hotmail Revalidation Removal BlackBerry smartphone users are no longer being required […]

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Possible Screenshot of BlackBerry App World 3.0?

Possible Screenshot of BlackBerry App World 3.0?

May 12, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

We still don’t know what to make of this image. Earlier today an image was posted of what could be BlackBerry App World 3.0, which we’ve heard is just around the corner. Personally I’m not convinced this is App World 3.0. It just doesn’t have the same feeling as the PlayBook App World, and doesn’t […]

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BlackBerry PlayBook OS Update 1.0.3.1997 Coming Soon?

May 11, 2011 | By | 8 Comments

We just got a quick heads up that the next official BlackBerry Tablet OS update will be .1997. Apparently .1997 may have started to roll out to select PlayBook owners, but all owners should start seeing it soon. The last official update from RIM was 1.0.3.1868 so its a nice little jump in updates. We […]

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RIM to debut 10-inch BlackBerry PlayBook in Fall 2011; Bold Touch & OS 7 Delayed?

RIM to debut 10-inch BlackBerry PlayBook in Fall 2011; Bold Touch & OS 7 Delayed?

May 4, 2011 | By | 4 Comments

There has been a few days when I wished my PlayBook had a bigger display, and it sounds like RIM is working on it. According to BGR, RIM plans to debut a larger 10-inch BlackBerry PlayBook tablet later this year, in the Fall time-frame to be exact. Speaking of waiting, RIM still hasn’t announced when […]

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Native Facebook App for PlayBook Arriving at BlackBerry World?

Native Facebook App for PlayBook Arriving at BlackBerry World?

April 29, 2011 | By | 6 Comments

Earlier today RIM let the BlackBerry Bold Touch slip up on their website. We couldn’t help but notice that the BlackBerry PlayBook next to the Bold Touch appears to be showing off the native Facebook app. This could only make us wonder if RIM plans to announce the Facebook for PlayBook app at BlackBerry World […]

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BlackBerry Bold Touch Shows Up on BlackBerry.com, then disappears

BlackBerry Bold Touch Shows Up on BlackBerry.com, then disappears

April 29, 2011 | By | 3 Comments

The BlackBerry World Conference 2011 is set to kick off on May 3rd, and with the conference comes the latest BlackBerry smartphone, the BlackBerry Bold Touch. While RIM has not officially confirmed this device just yet, it did manage to accidentally show up on BlackBerry.com earlier today. Of course this image has now been removed […]

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RIM to debut only the BlackBerry Bold Touch at BlackBerry World 2011?!

RIM to debut only the BlackBerry Bold Touch at BlackBerry World 2011?!

April 23, 2011 | By | 3 Comments

BlackBerry World kicks off early next month and we hoped to see several new smartphones. BGR has just posted an interesting rumor that RIM will only be introducing the BlackBerry Bold Touch at BlackBerry World 2011. We presume with the announcement of the Bold Touch we will also get a great look at BlackBerry OS […]

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