Why Facebook for BlackBerry Was Discontinued

Earlier in the week, an update to the native Facebook applications for BlackBerry 10 and BBOS went live in their respective app stores.

An update that has caused lots of buzz surrounding the choices made which ultimately produced a web-launcher icon for the devices; instead of the desired feature and bug fix alternative. Despite BlackBerry's attempts to clarify the issues by releasing statments on the Inside Blogs site, many consumers and developers alike are left confused on the subject.

We've seen a lot ...

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Throwback Thursday

Welcome to BlackBerryCentral’s #ThrowbackThursday!

Each Thursday the BlackBerryCentral team will go back in the BlackBerry Chronicles to give you a glimpse of nostalgia. This will include device launches and announcements that made BlackBerry a household name and a superstar status.

This week we will go back to the announcement which changed the company as we know it, brought some hope to the darkening aura surrounding BlackBerry, that date is 9 April 2010 – the announcement of QNX’s acquisition.

On 9 April 2010, BlackBerry announced that ...

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Wallpaper Wednesday

Welcome to another Wallpaper Wednesday!

Each week, we'll bring you cool and popular wallpapers for all your BlackBerry devices. If you're a graphic artist, or photographer and would like your wallpaper shared - shoot us an email!

Here's how to download and install:

  • Find the proper device / resolution wallpaper for your device
  • Click the Download link
  • Touch and hold on the image, selecting Save Image, or select Download in the top right corner
  • Once downloaded, select the image in your downloads folder which should ...
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Shorted Stock Getting Shorter

If you are into BlackBerry’s stock position and follow it closely, then you will have likely noticed some reasonable gains in the past few weeks. It appears that BlackBerry’s stock has finally gained some positive traction as of late and it inching its way upward vice downward – a direction which everyone wants to see.

However, there is one group who do not want to see the stock to rise. In fact, they want the stock to fall, those are the short shareholders. However, it ...

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BBCentral's App Picks Of The Week

Welcome to BBCentral's App Picks Of The Week!

Each week, we'll let you know all about our top 5 favourite BlackBerry 10 & Android apps, plus how to get them.

Have an app you'd like to suggest? Are you an app developer and would like to see your app here? Drop us a comment below and let us know what apps we should check out next!

This week, we're taking a look at:

  • Drippler
  • Andmade Share
  • Fleksy
  • Pacman
  • Beta Zone

App ...

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Wallpaper Wednesday

Welcome to another Wallpaper Wednesday!

Each week, we'll bring you cool and popular wallpapers for all your BlackBerry devices. If you're a graphic artist, or photographer and would like your wallpaper shared - shoot us an email!

Here's how to download and install:

  • Find the proper device / resolution wallpaper for your device
  • Click the Download link
  • Touch and hold on the image, selecting Save Image, or select Download in the top right corner
  • Once downloaded, select the image in your downloads folder which should ...
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Rumour Roundup

Welcome to BlackBerryCentral's Rumour Roundup!

Each Tuesday, we'll bring you the most interesting rumours in the BlackBerry community and let you know if there's any real supporting evidence. Devices, OS's, and more hot topics - it's your one-stop post to get the latest rumours.

Rumour

BBM Video Chat On Priv?

Source

Forums

Confirmations

This question has been asked about non-BlackBerry 10 devices for a while - and is still a valid question.

Since BlackBerry launched BBM on Cross-Platforms, folks have been dying ...

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BBCentral's App Picks Of The Week

Welcome to BBCentral's App Picks Of The Week!

Each week, we'll let you know all about our top 5 favourite BlackBerry 10 & Android apps, plus how to get them.

Have an app you'd like to suggest? Are you an app developer and would like to see your app here? Drop us a comment below and let us know what apps we should check out next!

This week, we're taking a look at:

  • Swift Key
  • Evil Apples
  • Kiosk Pro
  • FastTube
  • Id3iot ...
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