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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....

BlackBerry Responds To Facebook & WhatsApp Dropping Support

03/18/2016, Even if you’re a fan of the BlackBerry platform (legacy and/or BB 10), it’s hard to deny that the company’s own platforms don’t exactly have a huge slice of the smartphone market pie. This is why it didn’t really come as a surprise to learn that...

Facebook For BlackBerry Update Made Compulsory This End Of March

03/16/2016, It looks like the compulsory update to BlackBerry’s Facebook app would bring with it a transformation, that it would now be turned into a link to the web version of the site. Basically, when the 31st of March rolls around, then owners of the...

BlackBerry Priv Now Available From Verizon

03/03/2016, A couple of days ago it was hinted that the BlackBerry Priv could soon be made available on Verizon. It was never explicitly mentioned, but for those who are hoping that it will be true, you will be pleased to learn that it is because you will now be able...

BlackBerry Priv Pre-Orders For Verizon Could Begin March 3

03/01/2016, The BlackBerry Priv has been out for a while now, and it was last year that we heard that the handset could be arriving on Verizon. Earlier this year, it was confirmed again that the handset was slated for the major carriers, but now that it is already...

WhatsApp Gives Up On BlackBerry

02/28/2016, WhatsApp is undoubtedly the most widely used cross-platform messaging service out there. It recently celebrated its seventh anniversary with more than one billion active users who are spread across a variety of platforms. That’s really one of the...

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...