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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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, and other announcements that made BlackBerry a household name and a superstar status.

This week, we're heading back to February 12th of 2007 when RIM announced the sleek and sexy BlackBerry 8800 - also dubbed as their thinnest handset to date (at that time, coming in at 14mm in thickness). RIM actually leaked the ...

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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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BlackBerry Hosting Recruitment Event

Do you have a dream of working for BlackBerry? Well this could be your chance.  The company is hosting a recruitment event at its Good Technology building in Sunnyvale, California on March 2nd.  Here are the positions which they are looking candidates for:

BlackBerry Technology Solutions

Strategic Alliance Manager

Business Development Manager

Global Sales & Marketing

Senior Enterprise Account Manager

Channel Account Manager

Territory Account Manager

Customer Success Marketing Manager

Product Marketing Specialist (New Grad opportunity)

Enterprise Products

Systems Software Engineer

Senior ...

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Telus & BlackBerry Device Team Up To Save Man's Life

Often I have said that my BlackBerry(s) are my life-line. With the amount of travel I do for work I often rely upon it for keeping in touch with my family. However, for one Manitoulin Island man, this was closer to heart than what I can ever explain. While I won’t get into the full details, Christine’s Hubby (that’s all she referred to him as) was out sawing wood and had an accident. With his trusty BlackBerry in hand, “Hubby” was able to call ...

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