Tag Archives: blackberry

Tmo BlackBerry fans not happy with iPhone switch promotion

In the tech world, there are fans of every platform and manufacturer. Some groups may be louder and larger than others, but you won’t find many fans as loyal as that of BlackBerry phones. They’ve stuck with the company from the chart-topping days of the original BlackBerry Bold, and now – even though the company is nowhere near its glory days of old – they still cling on to their devices. Fact is, … [read full article]

BlackBerry rolling out BB10 version 10.2.1 update, features new phone app

Although BlackBerry is losing some of its appeal, it still holds a loyal audience and I know there are a few you who use a Z10. Today, the company announced that it’s rolling out an update to BB10. Version 10.2.1 is being launched today internationally and has been designed to make the experience faster and easier, and features the following: Custom pinch gesture to filter messages in BlackBerry Hub. Filter can be set … [read full article]

BlackBerry Devices No Longer Available Inside T-Mobile Company-Owned Stores

In a move we knew was coming in the very first week of September has now made the news cycle rounds day. According to a Reuters report, T-Mobile has made the decision not to sell any BlackBerry devices in their company-owned retail store locations. I’m honestly not sure why the store is breaking today when company management began filtering this message down earlier in the month. That being said, it’s an unfortunate … [read full article]

T-Mobile Manager Hints At BlackBerry 10 Device Sales Going Online Only

    There’s still some room to question the authenticity of this rumor, but if a CrackBerry forum thread is in any kind of sign, T-Mobile is moving to sell BlackBerry 10 devices online only. No specific reasoning was provided to this retail rep by her manager, but smart money is on a lack of sales, interest and inventory concerns. My manager told me the other day that all blackberry 10 devices will now … [read full article]

BlackBerry Z10 Updated To BlackBerry OS 10.1, Improves Device Performance

BlackBerry Z10 owners take note as a new update is headed your way with a host of improvements, new features and more. BlackBerry OS 10.1 arrives as a over-the-air update or through BlackBerry Link and “improves device performance, provides additional security, and resolves several known issues.” The OTA update kicks off today by hitting Settings > About > Category > OS and view “Software Release.” There’s a change-log including the new features … [read full article]

HTC One Retail Rollout Goes Nationwide Today As BlackBerry Q10 Launches

A quick public service announcement this morning as the HTC One is now available at every single T-Mobile retail store nationwide. After initially rolling out at less than 300 stores across the US, the One inventory is now stable enough to support a nationwide rollout. If you’ve been eager to find the device and have been unable to do so at any of your local T-Mobile company-owned … [read full article]

T-Mobile Launches Budget Friendly Galaxy Exhibit, Confirms June 5th Launch Of BlackBerry Q10

With yesterday’s intel pointing toward a June 5th launch of the BlackBerry Q10 it came as little surprise this morning when T-Mobile announced that very date via press release. T-Mobile becomes the first major US wireless carrier to offer the QWERTY BlackBerry 10 smartphone with business customers already having to the option to scoop one up. “If you love your high-performance … [read full article]

HTC One, BlackBerry Q10 Launching Nationwide On Wednesday, June 5th

A bit of good news this morning as word just arrived that T-Mobile is planning to release the HTC One nationwide on June 5th. That’s very welcome news considering the original retail/branded launch took place in just 300 stores as HTC was sorely lacking global inventory. As HTC kicks up production it seems to already be filtering down as T-Mobile will bring the device to all of their retail and branded … [read full article]

Windows Phone Overtakes BlackBerry Marketshare As Samsung Dominates Android Profits Once Again

Oh how the mighty have fallen as another piece of bad news surfaces for the BlackBerry crowd as new figures suggest the once giant smartphone OS has dropped to fourth in global shipments. There’s no question that Android at 75% and iOS at 17.3% of the total global smartphone market in the first quarter 2013 have the clear lead. Still, Microsoft saw an increase of 133.3-percent over the last 12 months to hit 3.2-percent globally. … [read full article]