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John Chen Wants BlackBerry To Be More Than A Niche Company

05/19/2014, BlackBerry is a company known for their smartphones, which in the past have proven to be very popular amongst the enterprise and government sector. In fact a few years ago it was a hit amongst regular users, thanks largely in part to the BBM feature that...

BlackBerry 10 Capable Of Running 98% Of Android Apps

05/19/2014, One of the disadvantages to using the BlackBerry 10 platform is that there aren’t as many apps compared to iOS and Android. However one of the unique features of BlackBerry is its ability to run Android apps as well. This might not necessarily result in...

BlackBerry Z3 Launch Off To A Good Start

05/18/2014, Soon after BlackBerry shuffled top management it announced a five year deal with Foxconn which makes it responsible for design and manufacturing of low-cost smartphones that run BB OS and carry BlackBerry’s name. The first device was unveiled at...

BBM On Windows Phone Is In The Pipeline

05/16/2014, Earlier this week, we did hear some pretty interesting insight from BlackBerry concerning the company’s position when it comes to wearable technology, including tablets and laptops – that they simply will not dive into those market segments,...

BlackBerry 10.3 SDK Beta Arrives

05/14/2014, BlackBerry has made available BlackBerry 10.3 SDK Beta already, and in the process of doing so, they might have by accident confirmed the rumored BlackBerry Q30 (aka Windermere) smartphone. When the SDK for BlackBerry 10.3 was announced earlier today,...

BlackBerry Explains Why They Opened BB10 To Third-Party MDMs

05/13/2014, Earlier we had reported that BlackBerry had decided to allow third party mobile device management (MDM) platforms to manage BlackBerry 10 devices. It was an interesting move by BlackBerry, especially since BES was one of the features of choosing the...

BlackBerry Opens Up BB10 To Third Party MDMs

05/13/2014, One of the ways that BlackBerry has managed to differentiate themselves from the pack is by offering up their own mobile device management (MDM) platform. This came in the form of BES (BlackBerry Enterprise Server) which allowed a company’s IT admin to...

BlackBerry Has No Plans For Wearables, Tablets, Or Laptops

05/13/2014, With smartphone OEMs like Samsung, LG, Motorola, and even Apple looking to get into wearable technology, we have to say that we’re surprised to learn that BlackBerry has no such plans. This is according to BlackBerry’s CEO, John Chen, who launched the...

New BlackBerry Flagship Might Be In The Pipeline

05/13/2014, BlackBerry CEO John Chen (as pictured above), at the official launch of the BlackBerry Z3 in Indonesia, did drop some hints that there might be a slew of new BlackBerry smartphones that are currently in development. Chen did mention that some of the new...

Possible BlackBerry Windermere Specs Revealed

05/08/2014, The BlackBerry Windermere handset has been rumored about for a while now. This is thanks to a leaked photo which showed off an interesting prototype handset that featured a display with an aspect ratio of 1:1, but what made it more interesting were the...

BB OS 10.3 Will Let Users Delete Original Text From Emails

05/07/2014, BlackBerry hasn’t made any major releases this year. Back at MWC in February the company simply announced its new smartphone produced in collaboration with Foxconn and teased its next high-end smartphone not expected until fiscal 2015. However the...

BlackBerry Considering VoIP Services For BBM

05/05/2014, BBM was a feature that used to be exclusive for BlackBerry devices, that is until BlackBerry decided to open the door to iOS and Android devices. The app itself was free which had many wondering how BlackBerry would make money from it. It turns out that...

BlackBerry OS 10.3 Will Feature Refined App Icons

05/05/2014, Despite all the speculation about its imminent downfall and financial troubles BlackBerry is still moving ahead. The company has made some radical changes to the way it does business though and hopes that they will play a major part in returning it to...

BlackBerry Tablet Spotted On HTML5test With 800×480 Resolution

04/30/2014, The last time we saw a tablet by BlackBerry was in 2011 with the BlackBerry Playbook. There have been talks about creating a new tablet in the past, although it seems that this could really be happening with BlackBerry’s new CEO, John Chen, at the helm....