The Official BlackBerryCentral Teespring Store

A couple months back, the BlackBerryCentral team ran a contest known as the Fund-a-Phone Campaign which sold well over our target of shirts, bringing one lucky fan a brand new Silver Edition Passport. The sales went really well, and we're happy to see so many folks repping our brand in public spaces.

This time, as we approach our one year anniversary - we want to bring you more opportunites to support one of the best BlackBerry-centric sites available!

Starting today, is the official BlackBerryCentral storefront on ...

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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

BestBuy Canada No Longer Selling the Priv?

Source

Forums, Email

Confirmations

We had someone email this rumour in - saying they were told that BestBuy wasn't selling the Priv anymore due to poor demand.

Basically, this ...

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BlackBerry Priv Heading To T-Mobile for $0 Down

Folks who've been eagerly awaiting the Priv availability on T-Mobile have something to be super excited about: it's coming to the network next week, and it's 0$ down!

"Jump around! Actually, just jump over to T-Mobile starting Tuesday, January 26th to get the PRIV™ by BlackBerry® for $0 upfront and just $34/month with JUMP! On Demand. With JUMP! On Demand, Un-carrier customers can switch to the latest devices without worrying about waiting periods or upgrade fees – all on the ...

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Sunday Summation: January 5 - January 17

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. This week is a Double Dose of Sunday Summation!

Lots to cover, so let's get to it!

From the BlackBerryCentral BBM Channel: 

PRIV Availablity

From our channel and our website: Three big releases when it comes to the PRIV.  The Netherlands, Italy, and Spain (See http://blck.by/1RseT9l); Vodaphone in the UK plus Verizon, T-mobile ...

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Five Tip Friday

1. Add/Change Language in Virtual BlackBerry Keyboard

Just like BlackBerry 10, the virtual keyboard on the Priv supports various languages and scripts that you can download and use.

  •  Open the kayboard by tapping on any input source
  •  Long press the three flying dots on the bottom left
  •  Tap the Gear Icon in the bottom center
  •  Select BlackBerry Keyboard
  •  Further Tap Input Languages
  •  Toggle the language you want

Now, you have to go back to the menu where you selected BlackBerry Keyboard and then ...

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Interested In Writing For BlackBerryCentral?

Are you a BlackBerry aficionado looking to expand your reach by writing for a popular and growing website? BlackBerryCentral may be a perfect fit for you! We have an extremely diverse team that we're looking to expand by welcoming a new contributing staff as we hit our 1 year in operation milestone.

Currently, we're looking to fill the following positions:

  • Writers
  • YouTube Contributors
  • Editorial Positions
  • Social Media Team

Experience is appreciated, and required depending on the position you'd fit. If you're interested ...

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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.

To welcome in our new segment graphics, we'll be going back in time to November of 2005 - just over 10 years ago when the BlackBerry 8700c was announced at MSRP $299.99 USD (2YR Contract). You'll notice it's part of 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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