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BBM For Android Beta Gets Material Design Makeover

06/01/2015, If you might recall, last week the official BBM Twitter account teased that something new was coming along with an image of an icon. It was unconfirmed at that time but many had speculated that the BBM for Android app could be getting a material design...

Typo Settles With BlackBerry, Will Cease The Sale Of Its Keyboards

06/01/2015, When Typo announced their keyboard accessory for the iPhone, straight away many were pointing out the similarities between its design and some of the keyboards found on BlackBerry handsets. BlackBerry thought so as well and filed a lawsuit against Typo...

BBM Teases “Something New” Announcement On Twitter

05/29/2015, It seems that BlackBerry might have something new to announce with regards to BBM. The official BBM Twitter account has recently tweeted an image followed by a caption that reads, “Something new is coming…” While we’re not sure what this...

Microsoft May Bid $7 Billion For BlackBerry

05/25/2015, Over the last couple of years we have heard time and again that BlackBerry might be acquired by some big company. At one time it was believed that Lenovo was seriously considering picking up the ailing Canadian manufacturer but that didn’t happen...

BlackBerry To Layoff Some Employees In Its Device Business

05/22/2015, blaWhile it is possible that BlackBerry could one day find themselves performing like how they used to in their glory days, it certainly does not look that way at the moment. In fact the company which is known for its handsets has recently announced that...

BlackBerry Eyed By Microsoft & Xiaomi For Acquisition [Rumor]

05/22/2015, There have been plenty of rumors surrounding who may or may not acquire BlackBerry, although to date we have yet to see any of these rumors come to fruition. Well here to add to the list is a report from DigiTimes who claims to have heard from industry...

RBC Capital Markets: 700k BlackBerrys Sold In Previous Quarter

05/20/2015, Securities firm RBC Capital Markets does not bring good tidings for BlackBerry fans – as they have cut in half its estimate of the number of BlackBerry Passport and BlackBerry Classic handsets which the beleaguered manufacturer had managed to sell...

John Chen Reiterates Belief That BlackBerry Will Be Profitable Again

05/19/2015, BlackBerry is definitely not the company that it once was. No longer are businesses clamouring to use the company’s technology and services to help with communications in the workplace. In fact the current trend appears to be BYOT in which employees are...

Wild Rumor Suggests Apple Interested In Acquiring BlackBerry

05/13/2015, In the past we have heard various rumors about a variety of tech companies who might be considering acquiring BlackBerry, such as Microsoft, Lenovo, and the rumor that just won’t seem to die, Samsung. However a company that one might never have...

BlackBerry Classic Is Coming To T-Mobile

05/07/2015, Last year BlackBerry and T-Mobile had a rather public falling out after the carrier launched a new promotion that gave an incentive to customers who dumped their BlackBerry handsets for other devices. BB was obviously not happy with this promotion, words...

BlackBerry CEO Says Four New Devices Planned For This Year

05/05/2015, We don’t hear much about BlackBerry these days but the company is still trying to regain its lost footing in the market. The devices it released last year, BlackBerry Passport and BlackBerry Classic, have done a reasonable job of improving its...

BlackBerry Is Working On Creating The Next “Cool” Phone

04/27/2015, While BlackBerry might not necessarily be equated with being cool these days, there was a point in time when their handsets were selling like hotcakes, largely thanks to its keyboard design which was surprisingly comfortable to use despite its size, and...

Possible BlackBerry Porsche Design P’9984 “Keian” Leaked

04/26/2015, BlackBerry has teamed up with Porsche multiple times over the past few years, resulting in devices being given a makeover and accompanied by a rather hefty price tag. That being said if you were after a BlackBerry Passport that would be given the Porsche...

WhatsApp Calling Makes Its Way Onto BlackBerry 10 In Latest Update

04/24/2015, While users on Android have enjoyed WhatsApp’s voice calling feature for a while now, there are still some platforms that have yet to receive the feature. It was only earlier this week that the feature rolled out to iOS and the good news is that if...