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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...

BlackBerry Now Offering BBM Privacy Features For Free

04/04/2016, For over a decade, BlackBerry Messenger was kept limited to the company’s own handsets. It was only later when the company realized that it needed to take the messaging service cross-platform or risk losing more than it already had to rivals like...

Marshmallow For BlackBerry Priv To Arrive Early Next Month

04/03/2016, BlackBerry Priv is the first Android smartphone from this Canadian company, it came running Android 5.0 Lollipop straight out of the box and is going to receive updates to latest iterations of the OS. It was only a few days ago that a Priv handset running...

BlackBerry Priv Sales Miss Expectations

04/03/2016, BlackBerry had a lot riding on the Priv, the first Android-powered handset that it ever came out with, and while many expected that the smartphone will be able to improve the company’s fortunes it didn’t perform quite as well as the Canadian...

BlackBerry PRIV With Android 6.0 Marshmallow Caught On Video

03/31/2016, The BlackBerry PRIV is certainly one beautiful handset when it was first introduced last year, and to make it all the more memorable, it proved to be the first mainstream device from BlackBerry that did not run on the company’s very own BlackBerry OS,...

Rumor: BlackBerry Hamburg And BlackBerry Rome Arriving This Year

03/30/2016, Just a couple of days ago, we brought you word that an analyst has figured out that it might be in the best interest of BlackBerry if the organization were to focus solely on the software business if it were to remain profitable and relevant in the...

Facebook Will Not Be Completely Ditching BlackBerry After All

03/30/2016, Facebook recently announced that it was killing support for the native BlackBerry 10 application on March 31st. It was leaving the Canadian company’s software platform as it struggles to become relevant in the very competitive smartphone market....