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New BlackBerry Phone Might Feature Snapdragon 625 Processor

06/22/2017, You may recall that BlackBerry has decided to no longer make smartphones on its own. What the company has done is license its iconic brand to China-based TCL which will now manufacture and sell BB-branded handsets. The BlackBerry KEYOne is the first...

WhatsApp Extends Support For BlackBerry & Nokia Devices

06/20/2017, As you might have heard, about a week ago WhatsApp reminded some of its legacy BlackBerry and Nokia users that support for the app would be ending on the 30th of June. Now we can only imagine that the number of users on these older platforms probably...

BlackBerry KEYOne Display Separation Issue Being Addressed

06/11/2017, You might have read recently that YouTuber JerryRigEverything put BlackBerry Mobile’s new handset, the BlackBerry KEYOne, through his stringent durability tests and found that the display comes off rather easily. Apparently, that’s because...

BlackBerry KEYOne Release Takes Place In The U.S.

05/31/2017, We started hearing a lot of rumors about the BlackBerry Mercury late last year. This TCL-made handset is called the BlackBerry KEYOne. It may look like a conventional BlackBerry device with its full QWERTY keyboard but since the Canadian company is no...

BlackBerry KEYone Breaks Pre-Order Record At Carrier

05/28/2017, BlackBerry might not be the brand or company you think of when it comes to smartphones these days. Back in the day that might have been the case, although right now the company’s brand isn’t quite what it used to be. However it seems that in the face...

BlackBerry-Qualcomm Arbitration Final Award Amounts To $940 Million

05/28/2017, It was confirmed in April this year that the arbitration between BlackBerry and Qualcomm had resulted in a settlement of the dispute. Qualcomm was ordered to pay $814 million back to BlackBerry that the latter had overpaid as royalty to the chipmaker....

BlackBerry KEYOne U.S. Release Date Confirmed

04/27/2017, We’ve known since late last year that TCL has developed a BlackBerry-branded smartphone that runs Android and features a full QWERTY keyboard. This handset was officially announced a couple of months back and now the company has finally confirmed...

BlackBerry KEYone Delayed Further In The UK

04/22/2017, Announced earlier this year at MWC 2017, the BlackBerry KEYone is the company’s latest handset that is meant to appeal to BlackBerry loyalists and fans who miss the company’s QWERTY devices. Unfortunately last month it was reported that the...

Line BlackBerry Support Ends This July

04/10/2017, Popular cross-platform messaging service Line, which boasts more than 220 million users across the globe, today made an important announcement concerning those who access its service on BlackBerry handsets and other legacy platforms. The company confirmed...

BlackBerry To Expand Its Licensing Beyond Mobile Devices

04/03/2017, With BlackBerry announcing that they will no longer be making their own hardware, we’re sure that fans of the company were pretty disappointed. However it seems that it might have been a good idea because now the company is free to let its name be...

BlackBerry Android Tablet May Arrive Soon

04/02/2017, BlackBerry hasn’t had much luck in the hardware market for the past few years. All of the company’s smartphones flopped and ultimately BlackBerry decided to start licensing its brand name to other manufacturers who are now making...

BlackBerry KEYone’s Release Has Been Delayed To May

03/31/2017, The BlackBerry KEYone was officially announced at MWC 2017 and it represented a mid-range handset that came with a physical QWERTY keyboard, something that many BlackBerry fans can appreciate. It was also originally pegged for a release in April and...

BlackBerry KEYone Approved By The FCC

03/25/2017, When BlackBerry announced that they would be stepping away from making their own smartphones, the company also reassured customers that those who loved the company’s phones with a physical QWERTY keyboard had nothing to worry about as there would be...