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BlackBerry Priv Set To Receive Another Marshmallow Beta Update

05/20/2016, It looks like the very first smartphone that runs on the Android mobile operating system from BlackBerry, the BlackBerry Priv, is all set to be on the receiving end of yet another Marshmallow beta update. Is this significant? In some ways, yes, taking...

BlackBerry Hamburg Specifications Leaked

05/18/2016, It has been a while since BlackBerry came out with a new smartphone. Chances are that we’re going to see an Android device from the company since it hasn’t really been talking about releasing a new device running on BB10 OS, but has mentioned...

BBM Video Chat Makes Its Way Onto iOS And Android

05/04/2016, Looking to make video chats on your smartphone? There are plenty of apps that can do that, like LINE, Skype, FaceTime, and if the rumors are to be believed, it looks like WhatsApp could soon be gaining video calling features as well. However if you are a...

Two BlackBerry Android Handsets Pictured In Leak [Update]

04/28/2016, Update – Turns out that these are not leaks after all. According to CrackBerry, they are renders created by Dylan Habkirk before they were downloaded and “leaked” online. That being said, we do know for a fact that BlackBerry does have...

BlackBerry Priv Marshmallow Update Released

04/26/2016, BlackBerry today announced that it has released Marshmallow for the Priv, its first Android-powered handset. The update arrives following a very brief beta program for the Priv Marshmallow update. Do bear in mind that the update is only rolling out today...

AT&T Discounts BlackBerry Priv Too

04/24/2016, BlackBerry handsets don’t really fly off the shelves like they used to in the past even though the company tried to revive sales by launching its first Android-powered smartphone. To try and push the device it recently announced a permanent price...

BlackBerry’s Master Encryption Key Was Obtained By Canadian Police

04/14/2016, BlackBerry has always maintained that it fights against governments and agencies that demand access to user data but it appears that the company might have collaborated with Canadian police during a two-year period when one-third of all smartphone owners...

BlackBerry Priv Marshmallow Beta Arriving Today

04/13/2016, The Priv is BlackBerry’s first Android-powered handset, it came with Android 5.0 Lollipop preinstalled, and now it’s ready to run Marshmallow. A few days back the company opened up a beta testing program for this update for Priv owners and...

Sprint Might Not Sell The BlackBerry Priv Afterall

04/10/2016, Interested in getting your hands on the BlackBerry Priv? Earlier this year at CES, BlackBerry announced that the handset would be available for purchase from pretty much all of the major carriers such as AT&T, Verizon, T-Mobile, and Sprint. However it...

BlackBerry Confirms Two More Android Devices

04/08/2016, BlackBerry is definitely struggling in the hardware business, that is for sure. After all, its high end BlackBerry Priv smartphone that did garner a whole lot of attention before it was released did not manage to scale the kind of heights that the company...

BlackBerry Priv Price Cut Permanently

04/05/2016, BlackBerry launched its first Android-powered smartphone last year. The most recently fiscal quarter results revealed that sales of the BlackBerry Priv missed expectations. The company isn’t giving up on its hardware business yet and in a bid to...

BlackBerry Priv Marshmallow Beta Program Is Live

04/04/2016, BlackBerry had confirmed back when it launched the Priv that it would upgrade its first Android handset to Android 6.0 Marshmallow. The company has been very quick in getting the latest security patches out for its first Android device and it acknowledges...