BlackBerry Z10: P29,990

Had my first glance of the new BlackBerry Z10 the other day which BB fans can now reserve at www.buybb10.com before its availability on March 19.Announced retail price is at a high-end P29,990 although this is expected to be bundled up with plans by Smart, Globe & Sun. What can I say ... 'twas my first time to see a Blackberry without the physical QWERTY keyboard that the brand is known for. This one is all multi-touch! Features to watch out for in this smartphone: Lotsa power under the hood with Qualcomm S4 Plus dual core processor 2 GB of Random Access ... Continue Reading...

Celebrities and BlackBerry

Something to scratch off my to-do list: getting to know more about BlackBerry and attending a BB how-to workshop in the past week. The BB operating system is one thing I've never used but it was nice to be acquainted with it, no matter how short the session. It gave me an insight on why celebrities prefer to use the BB messaging system. Voice note rocks and so does bar code scanning. BB is also deemed to be a lot cheaper. Imagine having to send MMS and email for free because BB makes communication possible with cheap data plans provided by the leading ... Continue Reading...

Chinese New Year 2011 apps for BlackBerry users

1. Chun 2011 – Chinese New Year (Free) Chun 2011 is a free theme that customizes your BlackBerry with a background and icon set inspired by traditional Chinese art. Users can download the application from the link below or can scan the QR code. https://appworld.blackberry.com/webstore/content/25273 2. Message Prevue (US$1.99) Busy playing mahjong this CNY and your hands are not free to check your phone? Message Prevue provides a pop up box for users to read who’s emailing or texting without having to key in the password. Users can download the ... Continue Reading...

BlackBerry Torch 9800 smartphone: when you want a BB upgrade for Christmas

I use an Android phone, but I do know of some people (read: friends) who are loyal to their Blackberry. I've never used a BB in my life, so let me just share a few things they rave about it: the push email, unbridled surfing (you gotta be postpaid) plus the most amusing reason of all: " a lot of celebrities are using BB!!!" The BlackBerry Torch 9800 smartphone has just launched in time for the crazy holiday season when consumers are looking for new gadgets to replace their old ones. Having read the official fine print (errr, press release), I would consider getting ... Continue Reading...