Heins’s Payout, Watsa’s expectations on BlackBerry and more

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What a week it has been for BlackBerry and we are not even at two full days in. A lot has changed in senior-management, with Thorsten Heins stepping down as CEO, Prem Watsa coming back on the BlackBerry board as lead director and John S. Chen taking over as executive chair and interim CEO for […]

Why I Chose the BlackBerry Q10 Over My Beloved Z10


As many of you are probably aware I have been sporting around the BlackBerry Z10 since April 29th when Verizon released their pre-orders. The BlackBerry I had before was the 9930 and honestly I wasn’t sure if I could get use to not having the physical keyboard but I decided to give it a try […]

The 2013 BlackBerry Elite Live/Jam Experience


Describing BlackBerry Live/Jam 2013 in one word; Phenomenal. This event was like none other I have been involved with. Not only was this my first time ever going to such an event involving BlackBerry, but I was also going to this event as a BlackBerry Elite member. With permission from the Elite program team leaders […]

Review: Incipio DualPro Case For The BlackBerry Z10


For the last week, I have been sporting this sharp looking case from Incipio, the DualPro in neon yellow and gray. I have to say that this little case has caused a bit of a stir among my family and friends! Considering I have 7 BlackBerry Z10 cases (to date) I am going into this […]

Analysts Reporting Low Z10 Sales? Let’s Not Panic (Yet)

Shortly after the Z10′s launch in Canada and the UK, we heard some very exciting news from BlackBerry – they claimed this was the best product launch they have ever had in each country. However, it seems that financial analysts aren’t quite so confident in these statements, with many of them lowering their sales expectations from pre-launch […]

Why BlackBerry World Would Be Much Better With Coupon Codes & Gifting

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  I have been wondering why did BlackBerry remove one of my favorite features from BlackBerry World (formerly App World), the ability to gift via BBM. Ronen from over at BerryReview made several valid points that I would agree to. Bringing gifting and coupon codes to BlackBerry World would benefit everyone. I also understand the […]

Go With The Flow – BlackBerry 10 Style

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BlackBerry released the Z10 in Canada on February 5th. This was their first device built on QNX/BlackBerry 10 and brought innovation to a flat smartphone world. Android and iOS rule the roost in North America and the fight at this time is for third. With 79 million customers worldwide, BlackBerry needs to reaffirm to those […]

First 10 Hours With A BlackBerry Z10 Smartphone Device


Weeks before the launch, I reserved my Z10 with Rogers.  I logged into their website and made sure that I had Black version set aside.  I figured that I had nothing to worry about.  Well I was wrong.  February 5th, 2013 came along and by 9 AM I was texting my local rep to make […]