Merry Christmas & Happy Holidays

T’is the day or night (depending on where you live) before Christmas. With that the team at BlackBerryCentral has gotten together a list of their three top things that they would love for Christmas if money weren't an issue. Without further delay here is the team’s Christmas wish list!

Khalid Osman

  1. ZNAPS Connectors – Well privacy and device protection is always on our CE’s mind. So this kickstarter is designed to help that in a power perceptive.
  2. Sphero Ball - When not running the show ...
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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.

Today, we will look at the first BlackBerry device that was considered a phone, yes it is the BlackBerry 5810 launched in March 2002. This is the first BlackBerry that could place calls. If you recall, the earlier models only had 2 way emails ...

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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 10 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 ...
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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 apps and 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:

  • Walnut
  • Xender
  • Layout
  • Evolution Web Browser
  • Privacy Suite Pro ...
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AtHoc Strikes Deal with the USDA

Today was another major achievement for BlackBerry’s subsidiary AtHoc as the U.S. Department of Agriculture has signed on to expand their Agriculture – Automated Warning and Information Response System (Ag-AWaIRS) to include the personnel of the Farm Services Agency (FSA).  The FSA is headquartered in Kansas City, Missouri and has 15,000 personnel in its department.

The Ag-AWaIRS’ role is to provide near instant notification of a crisis situation to the USDA staff and its Emergency Managers. It supports telephones, SMS Text messages ...

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Sunday Summation: December 14 - December 20

'Twas the Sunday before Christmas and time for Sunday Summation!  Once again we're here to wrap up the week's news as it pertains to BlackBerry.  Since it was an earnings release week, it's a big one, so here we go!

 

From the BlackBerryCentral BBM Channel:

 

Deck the Halls with BlackBerry's Promo!

Christmas is almost here but it's never too late to give the gift of BlackBerry!  "This season, we’re spreading a bit of holiday cheer to #TeamBlackBerry ...

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BBRY Q3FY2016 Results

Disclaimers

Please note the following disclaimers: firstly, I am not a financial expert. I have an interest in the subject and therefore have looked into it but do not base any financial decisions from this article. Be sure to consult a certified expert before doing anything relative to financial options. Next, I am a shareholder and therefore am quite interested in how the company is conducting its business. Finally, all information in this article is taken from the company’s financial reports on their website. There ...

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Five Tip Friday

Welcome to Five Tip Friday!

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

Special PRIV Tips:

1. Universal Search 

You can start searching your complete device for almost anything by just typing the term via the keyboard.

The universal search is very similar to the one found in BlackBerry 10 and searches your Apps, Messages, Contacts, Browser Data, Emails, File Storage and a lot ...

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