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BlackBerry & Barclays Pingit Lets BBM Users Make Mobile Payments

02/19/2016, The idea of sending money via BBM isn’t new. In fact back in 2013, BlackBerry tested out that idea in Indonesia with its BBM Money feature. Last year the company also teamed up with PayPal in which users could also send each other money via BBM that is...

MWC 2016: What To Expect

02/17/2016, MWC 2016 will be kicking off next week and if you are a huge fan of mobile devices, like smartphones and tablets, then this is an event worth staying tuned to. Ubergizmo will be live at MWC 2016 this year which will be taking place from the 22-25 of...

BlackBerry Celebrates Valentines Day With Discount On The Priv

02/14/2016, BlackBerry certainly needs to sell all the units that it possibly can to exist in the global smartphone market so it’s not surprising to see the company come out with a new offer to try and get more people to purchase its flagship smartphone. The...

Latest BlackBerry Job Cut Feeds Speculation About BB10

02/07/2016, BlackBerry was one of the last major handset makers that created both the software and hardware for its smartphones. The strategy worked well for it in the previous decade while Apple continues to win with it now. Many OEMs have just decided to license...

BlackBerry Won’t Make A Windows Phone Device

02/03/2016, BlackBerry held onto its operating system for as long as it could but eventually it had to give up on it in a last ditch effort to survive in the market by finally adopting Android. BlackBerry Priv is the first Android-powered device from this company and...

BlackBerry Has No Plans To Allow Rooting On The PRIV

02/02/2016, Rooting and Android handsets almost seemingly go hand-in-hand. This is usually because there are quite a few number of Android users out there who simply want to be able to have more control over their device and the things they do with it. Unfortunately...

BlackBerry PRIV Now Available From T-Mobile

01/26/2016, If you’re looking to get your hands on the BlackBerry PRIV directly from a carrier, you will be pleased to learn that T-Mobile is now offering the device. Just pop on over to T-Mobile’s website and you will be able to place an order for the handset in...

Built For BlackBerry App Program Shut Down

01/21/2016, Many years ago, BlackBerry launched a Built for BlackBerry program (not to be confused with the Built for BlackBerry program meant for accessories). This is a program in which BlackBerry had attempted to foster some kind of ecosystem in which apps would...

BlackBerry Priv Price On T-Mobile Confirmed

01/19/2016, BlackBerry’s first and only Android handset will soon be making its way to other carriers in the country because the exclusivity that AT&T had over this device has ended. Verizon and T-Mobile are two carriers that have already confirmed that...

BlackBerry Defends Itself Against Claims Of Device Being Cracked

01/14/2016, Earlier this week the Netherlands Forensic Institute claimed that it had decrypted 275 emails from a BlackBerry phone out of the 325 emails that were found on the handset. NFI offers its services to the Dutch police which didn’t reveal the method...

Dutch Police Claim To Have Cracked PGP BlackBerry Phones

01/12/2016, If there is one thing that BlackBerry is known for, it would be their security. This is why despite BlackBerry losing ground to the likes of iOS and Android, there are still many companies, governments, and individual users out there who remain loyal to...

Sean Penn Used BBM To Contact A Drug Lord

01/10/2016, If at any point you’ve been on social media today then you might have heard that notorious drug lord Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán Loera was recently recaptured after he made an escape from prison last year. Hollywood great Sean Penn...

BlackBerry Reiterates Their Commitment To BlackBerry 10

01/08/2016, During CES, BlackBerry’s CEO John Chen seemed to talk quite a fair bit about Android. Given the success of the BlackBerry PRIV, we aren’t that surprised. In fact if anything, we also learnt that there is a good chance that we could see two more...