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BBM Comes To Android Wear

01/07/2015, One of the first things that happened at BlackBerry after restructuring at the very top was BBM being considered as a completely separate entity. Since then cross-platform messaging service has grown considerably and has been quick to add new features....

BlackBerry Explains Why Flash Is Missing In OS 10.3.1

01/04/2015, A few years ago, one of the “advantages” that Android users claimed to have over iOS users is that their device could support Adobe Flash. We guess this made sense as many websites relied on Flash back then, but this quickly changed as Adobe had...

Sony Went Back To Old BlackBerry Devices After Hack

12/31/2014, Earlier this month Sony was hit with a major cyberattack which took down the company’s computer network, crippling the day to day operations as even the company email had stopped working. In the aftermath Sony not only had to run the business, it...

BlackBerry OS 10.3.1.1949 Leaked

12/29/2014, For those whose idea of living on the edge of things involve the installation of leaked copies of an upcoming, unofficial version of the operating system, then here is the perfect “candidate”, so to speak. I am referring to folks who happen to own a...

BlackBerry Cuts Prices On Select Models For The Holidays

12/25/2014, It has been a relatively good year for BlackBerry. The three devices it launched this year have all received good press. BlackBerry Z3 did extremely well in emerging markets whereas the BlackBerry Passport held its own in the high-end, exceeding the...

BlackBerry Rio Renders Leaked

12/23/2014, BlackBerry’s smartphone roadmap was quite simple this year. First it launched the Z3 which is a mid-range smartphone targeted towards emerging markets and very competitively priced, the smartphone did well. Then came the BlackBerry Passport with its...

BlackBerry And Boeing Team Up For Self-Destructing Phone

12/22/2014, When the name Boeing is mentioned, chances are you probably think of planes, but recently the company has decided to venture into the smartphone market with the release of the Boeing Black smartphone, a smartphone aimed at users who prioritize privacy and...

John Chen 99% Sure BlackBerry Will Survive

12/21/2014, Back in 2013 there were many doom and gloom predictions for BlackBerry. Many had speculated that BlackBerry could end up selling itself or at least a bulk of its patents to other companies in order to keep it afloat, but what ended up happening was a cash...

BlackBerry 10.3.1 Being Prepped For February 2015 Release

12/17/2014, While BlackBerry has introduced the BlackBerry Classic earlier today, which is a spanking new smartphone that runs on the BlackBerry 10.3.1 operating system, where it will come with a slew of new software features including an improved camera performance...

BlackBerry To Show Off 1 Year Roadmap At MWC 2015

12/17/2014, What comes after the frenzy of CES each year? Why, it would be Mobile World Congress that is happening over in Barcelona, Spain, not too long after. Having said that, BlackBerry intends to claw its way back into the smartphone game with the latest...

AT&T And Verizon Confirm They Will Offer BlackBerry Classic

12/17/2014, Selling smartphones through major carriers proves beneficial for OEMs because they can use the carrier’s retail presence to reach out to a wider section of the consumer market. While it remains to be seen if this has an effect on sales of...

BlackBerry Classic Officially Launched

12/17/2014, When the BlackBerry Passport was launched a couple of months back the company said that it would conduct a launch event for BlackBerry Classic in December. Today is the day this event took place in Frankfurt, Singapore and NYC, particularly its Financial...

BlackBerry Classic Pre-Orders Go Live On Amazon

12/16/2014, Last month BlackBerry formally announced a smartphone that squarely aims to win back the company’s loyalists. The BlackBerry Classic features the company’s iconic full QWERTY keyboard apart from the function key belt and trackpad which used to...

BlackBerry Classic Pre-Orders Have Already Sold Out

12/12/2014, As BlackBerry fans might have heard by now, the BlackBerry Classic is expected to launch later this month and as it stands, pre-orders for the device have already gone live. Well it seems that things are certainly looking up for BlackBerry because...