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.

Whenever I write these #TBT articles I try to link it to something ongoing or has happened recently. Well this past week it was my one year anniversary writing here at BlackBerryCentral, and my first article “Japan: The Next Frontier?” discussed the idea ...

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Outfitting Your Mobile Employees? Shop Smarter with BlackBerry’s New Direct Sales Program

BlackBerry is expanding their ShopBlackBerry initiatives by allowing businesses to purchase and deploy unlocked BlackBerry smartphones directly from their sales channels.

Offering easy solutions, like complimentary 1 year support, free shipping on devices*, volume discounts and payment options will seemingly boost their ability to wedge their way into more business doors and IT hands.

Check out the full article originally posted on Inside BlackBerry Blogs below:

"At BlackBerry, it’s always been our goal to make mobility easier for businesses of all sizes. From our powerful  ...

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Verizon to Open Priv Pre-Orders Starting Tomorrow, In Stores March 11th

Not much sucks more than having to wait for a device on your carrier - especially when it comes to Verizon.

Thankfully, the wait is nearly over. According to various Verizon employees, the Priv is set to launch as a pre-order starting tomorrow March 3rd - and anticipated to be available in retail stores beginning on March 11th.

Folks over in the CrackBerry Forums have contacted customer support lines to verify the information, and many reps are reporting the same dates. While nothing is official just yet ...

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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.


What's The Vienna's Official Launch Name?


Forums, Twitter


Many people are still asking about the device dubbed Vienna, and what the launch name may be.

While we don't have a ...

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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:

  • A+ Gallery
  • BlackPlayer Music Player
  • SoundHound
  • Silent Keys ...
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Sunday Summation: February 15 - 27

Each Sunday, we'll take a look at what BlackBerry news showed up over the course of the week and break it down in an easy-to-read format.

From the BlackBerryCentral Channel:

How This Insurance Manager Uses PRIV by BlackBerry to Keep His Life in Sync
[Republiée à partir de BlackBerry C0001F622]

You’ll Mean Business With These Apps on Your PRIV by BlackBerry
[Reposted from BlackBerry C0001F622]

BlackBerry Softly Announces Issues Paying Vendors, Has Trouble Fixing Portal Buds ...

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Five Tip Friday

Welcome to Five Tip Friday!

Each Friday, we'll post helpful tips about your BlackBerry 10 & BlackBerry Android device. From software to hardware, you can be sure to get the latest info on your device right here!

Priv Tips:

1. Bring back Pop-up Widgets after turning it off

A great feature that the Priv has brought to the table is Pop-up Widgets. Although widgets are useful on Android, sometimes a more clean look is preferred. Pop-up widgets are a clean way to show a ...

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