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BlackBerry Enterprise Event Scheduled For November 13th

10/20/2014, BlackBerry has announced that it is going to conduct an enterprise event on November 13th in San Francisco. CEO John Chen will be present along with top executives. Several announcements, both hardware and software, are expected at this event. BlackBerry...

Lenovo To Announce Bid On BlackBerry This Week [Rumor]

10/20/2014, There was one point in time in which BlackBerry had found itself in a spot of trouble financially. There were talks about a possible acquisition by Fairfax Financial, although this later turned out to be an injection of cash by the company instead. While...

BBM Gets Message Retraction And Ephemeral Features

10/19/2014, Ever wished for the power to retract a message after you had mistakenly sent it? Well you will soon be able to do that in BlackBerry Messenger. BlackBerry’s head of product and brand marketing for BBM, Jeff Gadway, has revealed two new features...

New BlackBerry Classic Photos Surface Online

10/14/2014, It wasn’t too long ago that the BlackBerry Passport was released to the masses, which means that if BlackBerry’s roadmap for 2014 is accurate, we still have at least one more device to look forward to before the end of the year – the BlackBerry...

ComScore: iOS And Windows Phone See Slight Gains In US Market

10/08/2014, While Apple might be beating out OEMs in terms of smartphones shipped and sold, unfortunately due to the overwhelming number of OEMs making Android devices, Google’s Android platform currently has the lion’s share of the market. iOS comes in at second...

White BlackBerry Passport Release Expected Next Month

10/01/2014, BlackBerry’s new flagship smartphone was released about a week back. It is off to a good start as the company was able to sell more than 200,000 units. The Passport was quickly sold out after release even though its only available in one color...

More BlackBerry Devices With ‘Wow’ Factor In The Pipeline

09/29/2014, Last week BlackBerry released the Passport, its new flagship that has a rather unorthodox design, its square. The smartphone has powerful specifications, a 4.5-inch 1,440×1,440 pixel resolution display, BlackBerry OS 10.3 with BlackBerry Assistant...

BBM’s Monthly Active Users Now At 91 Million

09/26/2014, When it comes to instant messaging platforms, WhatsApp appears to be leading the way with 600 million active users, a number which WhatsApp’s new owner, Facebook, believes could hit as many as 2-3 billion users in the future. That being said, how does...

200,000 BlackBerry Passport Handsets Have Already Been Sold

09/26/2014, Judging from the first wave of reviews of the BlackBerry Passport, it is safe to say that many are quite smitten with BlackBerry’s latest smartphone efforts. In fact last we heard, the handset was so popular that BlackBerry actually ran out of stock on...

BlackBerry Hybrid Phone Hinges Work This Way

09/26/2014, Slightly more than a week ago, we brought you word that BlackBerry could very well be working on a new hybrid device that is known as either Visa or Victoria (why did they not go with Visa or Master?). It is said that those handsets will be different...

John Chen Promises Innovative BlackBerry Handset For 2015

09/25/2014, Just yesterday, the BlackBerry Passport was announced and in a few hours, was promptly sold out on BlackBerry’s official website. This seems to suggest that many are excited and curious about the new handset from the Canadian company. While BlackBerry...

BlackBerry Passport Already Sold Out On BlackBerry’s Website

09/24/2014, So earlier today BlackBerry officially announced the BlackBerry Passport. The handset has been pegged for a release on the 25th of September but according to reports, it seems that the handset has since been sold out on the official BlackBerry website,...

Existing BlackBerry 10 Devices Will Skip OS 10.3

09/24/2014, BlackBerry held the launch event for its new flagship today in three major cities around the world where it not only unveiled the BlackBerry Passport but also showed off a new service called BlackBerry Blend. During the demo of its new smartphone the...