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BlackBerry CEO Gives Turnaround Plans 50% Chance

03/05/2014, Prior to bringing John Chen on board, BlackBerry’s stock had reached new lows last year. The board ousted the sitting CEO, brought Chen in, who then began to restructure the company as well as the top level management. Even though it hasn’t...

94% Of T-Mobile’s BlackBerry Trade-Ins Were For Another OS

03/05/2014, Remember yesterday we reported that thanks to the T-Mobile BlackBerry trade-in promotion that the carrier experienced an increase in BlackBerry trade-ins during the two weeks that the promotion ran for? At that time we weren’t sure if the increase in...

BlackBerry Explains Ads For BBM

03/05/2014, As we reported the other day, BlackBerry appeared to be testing a beta for their BBM Android app that would introduce ads into the messaging service. Based on the description, it sounded like the ads weren’t intrusive as they would appear as Channel...

Microsoft OneDrive For BlackBerry 10 Arrives

03/04/2014, BlackBerry owners who find the cloud a fascinating place for you to stash away your collection of files and content will be pleased to hear that BlackBerry World now carries their very own Microsoft OneDrive app. The OneDrive app has already arrived on...

BlackBerry Suffers Network Outage In Some Countries

03/04/2014, For BlackBerry its imperative that its global communications network is up and running, and that faults don’t hold up end users from getting their messages or emails, two things that most BB users care about the most. However, sometimes the network...

Viber Working To Bring Their App To BlackBerry 10

03/02/2014, Viber, for those unfamiliar, is an app that allows users to call one another for free and send instant messages as well. The app is available on a variety of platforms except for BlackBerry 10. This was confirmed back in 2013 where Viber stated that they...

BlackBerry Z3 Could Pack 720p HD Display [Rumor]

03/02/2014, Just last week during MWC 2014, BlackBerry announced the BlackBerry Z3 smartphone. This isn’t a new announcement per se since the phone had been leaked and rumored about several times ahead of its announcement where it was known by its codename,...

BBM Update To Bring Several New Features

03/02/2014, BBM or BlackBerry Messenger has been in the news quite a lot recently. Ever since it was opened up to Android and iOS last year, the messaging service has added millions of new users as well a handful of new features. Only recently BBM v2.0 was released...

BBM For The Desktop Might Not Be Arriving Anytime Soon

02/28/2014, BBM for desktop? Now where have we heard that before? Our readers might recall that it was only a few days ago that BlackBerry’s CEO, John Chen, expressed the company’s interest in potentially moving BBM beyond handsets. This has led to speculation...

BlackBerry PlayBook Successor Possible In The Future

02/27/2014, BlackBerry’s hardware division needs a miracle to pull the company out of the slump it finds itself in. All smartphones it has released over the last couple of years haven’t exactly proven to be global hits. BlackBerry only made one foray into...

Ford Sync May Not Necessarily Dump Microsoft For BlackBerry

02/27/2014, Earlier in the week it was reported that relationship between Ford and Microsoft has strained and that its possible for the former to shift its Sync in-car infotainment system from the underpinnings provided by Microsoft to BlackBerry’s QNX....