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BlackBerry 10

OS 10.3.1 will bring a Dark Hub for the BlackBerry Q10, Z30 and Passport to conserve battery life

A dark themed Hub, a feature many BlackBerry 10 users have long wanted after witnessing it on some parts of BlackBerry 10 such as BBM and some parts of BB10. However, 10.3.1 will extend the dark theme by giving users the option to a dark BlackBerry Hub. This is not only appealing, but also available if users wish to preserve battery life. 

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Reviews

Review: Power Jacket With Cover For BlackBerry Q10 – 2800mAh From Brando Workshop

Hello again to all you BlackBerry Empire faithful. It has been a few weeks since my last product review on a BlackBerry 10 accessory and if you rememeber that was on the Power Jacket from Brando Workshop. Well I guess Brando Workshop was paying attention to that review because they have just come out with a new and improved version of the Power Jacket that I want to share with all of you. This review will be on the Power Jacket with cover for the BlackBerry Q10 – 2800 mAh from Brando Workshop.

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Reviews

Review: Power Jacket For BlackBerry Q10 – 2800mAh From Brando Workshop

All of you that read the BlackBerry Empire blog often may have seen a few of the reviews that I have shared on BlackBerry Z10 accessories. You may have also noticed that I haven’t really reviewed many Q10 accessories as of yet. I think part of the reason why is because the Q10 just feels so solid in my hand that I haven’t felt the need to put a case on it. Well today I want to give you a quick review on a new item that I just received from Brando Workshop called a 2800 mAh Power Jacket for the BlackBerry Q10.

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Carriers

BlackBerry Q10 Coming To Sprint On August 30th

Today should finally give all of you that have Sprint as your carrier something to smile about, because according to an internal document the BlackBerry Q10 will be available beginning August 30th. Now as you can see from the above image that date is for direct ship only meaning that’s when they will start to ship the pre-orders. The folks over at Engadget have stated that “all other channels” will follow on September 30th.

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BlackBerry 10Operating System (OS)

Leaked: OS v10.1.0.4561 For BlackBerry Z10, Q10, And Q5

Are you looking for something to do this weekend? Well flexNinja and DarcyTallGuy over in the CB forums have just posted some leaked OS’s for the BlackBerry Q10, Q5, as well as the Z10 (sorry Z10 STL100-1 this isn’t for you). This is OS version 10.1.0.4561 which is a full autoloader for the Q10 and Q5. The autoloader for the Z10 is OS version 10.1.0.4561 with the radio version 10.1.0.4544.

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Operating System (OS)

Leaked: OS 10.2.0.483 for BlackBerry Q10 and BlackBerry Z10

For all of you that have been waiting on a 10.2 OS to leak then time to fire up your desktop systems because Kris in the CB Forums has posted one. This is OS 10.2.0.483 and will be for the BlackBerry Z10 and Q10 (sorry STL100-1 users it appears to not work on your device). Now to load this OS there are a few things you MUST do to get it running properly on your devices so please read before trying to install.

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Reviews

Review: Top Five Likes & Dislikes After Two Weeks With BlackBerry Q10

A couple weeks ago I let you all know that I decided to make the BlackBerry Q10 my main device and use it more than my BlackBerry Z10. Well now that I have had the Q10 for some time and had a chance to really try things out on it I thought I would give you my thoughts and opinions on the top five things that I really like, as well as the five things the I hope BlackBerry will work on in future OS updates.

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Misc

AT&T Now Offering 50% Off BlackBerry 10 Devices Purchased Online Until June 30th

Here’s another great way to save some money on a BlackBerry 10 device. If you are with AT&T and you order a new smartphone online that costs between $0.99 and $199.99 you will be able to get it for 50% off with new qualifying 2-yr agreement. For those of you that prefer to pick-up your new device in the store don’t worry because they still have the trade in program that allows you to save $100 as well.

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AccessoriesReviews

Review: Michi Strengtholic 5600 mAh Li-ion Battery From Brando Workshop

For any of you that follow BlackBerry Empire regularly then you may have seen my reviews on all the different cases and external chargers for my BlackBerry Z10 from Brando Workshop that I have been trying out. Well I have one more external charger that I want to tell you a little about. This one is called the Michi Strengtholic 5600 mAh and is perfect for those times that you will be away from a regular wall charger for awhile.

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