The handset & hardware This is BlackBerry’s first fully touchscreen handset since the Storm handsets of 2 years ago. Measuring in at 120 x 62 x 11.5 mm, it’s comparable in size to an iPhone but slightly smaller than most top of the range Android handsets. Weighing in at 135g, it’s slightly lighter than the [...]
Using AutoText AutoText is a feature that is built into the BlackBerry. It is a mechanism that watches what you type, and then switches your word for a new one as soon as you hit space. For example, if you type acn instead of can, the BlackBerry replaces acn with can as soon as you [...]
Here are simple tips to help you optimise and prolong battery life for your handset. Especially for the new OS7 BlackBerry 9900 which has just been released. In the history of the BlackBerry, previous Bolds were considered to have the best battery life. In comparison the Bold 9900 has a very low battery life. For [...]
The BlackBerry Internet Service (BIS) is designed to provide BlackBerry smartphone users with access to email messaging, instant messaging, Internet browsing, and more. BlackBerry Internet Service subscribers can receive automatic delivery of email messages from up to ten email accounts on their BlackBerry smartphones.
Research In Motion has released an updated version of BlackBerry App World adding numerous enhancements over the previous versions.
Sometimes due to a low battery or Wi-Fi connectivity issues, you may be unable to update the software on your PlayBook over the air. There is an alternative and that is to connect it to your PC or laptop, and get BlackBerry Desktop Software to help. During the steps below, make sure your laptop battery [...]
The BlackBerry 9900 was first announced back in May 2011. After a week of it being released, here’s our review: The Handset An initial impression once I got my hands on it is the build. It is a tiny bit weightier than the BlackBerry 9700 I have been using for the past few months, however [...]
BBM Music is an easy-to-use cloud-based service that enables social and viral music discovery by allowing users to build an evolving, community-based music library that is shared amongst their BBM Music friends. The size of the music library continues to grow as new friends join the community and each user can select music from a [...]