Imagining A BlackBerry Smartwatch

It's been a while since I released a concept, so I thought I'd show everyone a watch design from September of 2014.

I don't exactly have a name for it like I usually would - so I'll let you coin it. (Comment below a name, and the most up-voted one will get an extra ticket for our launch contest)

 

Design

When I designed the watch, the premise was to base it off of everyone's favourite BlackBerry shape - the squircle.  ...

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What Can BlackBerry Teach Us About Identity?

An identity crisis is something we’ve all experienced at least once in our lives; trying to find a place where we fit amongst our peers and in the world, not knowing what the future holds or what direction we need to go next. Interestingly, companies and brands can also experience such a crisis. They can even experience extreme or embarrassing “phases”, though they don’t usually involve baggy clothes and weird haircuts. With big shifts in markets, competition, technology and the needs of consumers, businesses of ...

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BlackBerry Classic Available This Thursday On The Verizon Wireless Network

BlackBerry Classic Will Be Available Feb. 26 on the Verizon Wireless Network,

The BlackBerry Classic will be available online starting Feb. 26 and in Verizon Wireless stores on March 5 for $99.99 with new two-year activation after $50 mail-in rebate debit card (takes up to 6 weeks and expires in 12 months). Verizon Edge is also available for eligible customers.

 

The BlackBerry Classic

BlackBerry loyalists and keyboard fans will feel right at home with the new BlackBerry Classic. The familiar design and ...

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Search for Jumia NIGERIA Launched on BlackBerry World
S4BB Limited has just released Search for Jumia NIGERIA - a mobile app that makes it very easy to browse the Jumia catalog of products and order them from your BlackBerry 10 device without the need for a desktop computer. Especially in Nigeria where mobile is more important than desktop computers, having Search for Jumia makes a lot of sense! By integrating into the BlackBerry Assistant / Universal Device Search it is now possible to search for your favorite products right from the BlackBerry home screen.

Get ...
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HD BlackBerry Passport Photo Gallery

At BlackBerryCentral, we're constantly looking for ways to improve our site. Today, we're introducing a (Beta) Gallery section - where you can check out a selection of FREE BlackBerryCentral Wallpapers, Device Images, and photos from community members!

Be sure to check back constantly, as we'll be uploading new images throughout the week!

So, to introduce our new Gallery site function to you, we thought it would be fitting to have our resident photographer David Lindahl shoot a gallery of the Design Award winning BlackBerry ...

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MWC: Here's What We're Expecting
The Mobile World Congress is the trade show which shows off what a particular year will look like in the mobile space; many companies such as hardware vendors, content providers, carriers, tech companies and so more take part in this exibition.
 
We would have a detail write up for the MWC 2015 later; however we wanted to share some details of what we're expecting from BlackBerry this year at MWC
 
Last year, BlackBerry launched quite a few things - BES12, EZ Pass, new ...
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100 Copies Of Whine For BlackBerryCentral Readers!

Bojan Komljenović has hooked BlackBerryCentral readers up with 100 copies of Whine!

What is Whine?

Whine is more than a Vine viewer, you can record and upload your vines. Create short, beautiful, looping videos in a simple and fun way for your friends and family to see. Post videos on Vine, then share to Twitter, Facebook, BBM or other social networks!

If you recall our first round of app picks, this is our founder's favourite BlackBerry 10 app!

Features

  • Watch Vines
  • Share and Invite ...
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BlackBerry's Aspirations in the Enterprise Space

 What are BlackBerry's aspirations in the Enterprise Space?

  • Does BlackBerry intend to provide unique and innovative services that other solution providers don't, or where others do them poorly?
  • Will BlackBerry partner with ‎market leaders?
  • Does BlackBerry have anything up their sleeves?

 

These questions came to mind while I was meeting with Microsoft to evaluate Microsoft's Skype for Business which is launching in the first half of 2015. What's Skype for Business you ask?
 
  • Microsoft has re-branded its Unified Communications ...
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