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BlackBerry Refutes Rumors Of Acquisition By Samsung

01/14/2015, Earlier today we reported that there was a rumor that Samsung could be interested in acquiring BlackBerry. The report claimed that Samsung was willing to pay as much as $7.5 billion for the Canadian company, but unfortunately it turns out that the rumors...

Samsung Plans To Acquire BlackBerry For $7.5 Billion [Rumor]

01/14/2015, BlackBerry appears to be in a better position now than it was a couple of years ago, so the question is do they still need to be bailed out? While we’re not sure if that is necessary now, a report from Reuters has revealed that both Samsung and...

Crossy Road Arrives On Snap Store

01/12/2015, Just when we have brought you word on how Crossy Road has made its way over to the Google Play Store at the end of last week, allowing both iOS and Android platform users to enjoy this Frogger-inspired title, what about our friends who happen to be...

Facebook Beta Arrives On BlackBerry World

01/08/2015, It must be noted that the Beta version of Facebook remained in the BlackBerry Beta Zone ever since the middle of December last year, and after a fair bit of waiting, it looks as though it has made its way over to BlackBerry World. Do be wary and take...

PayPal App For BlackBerry Rolls Out

01/07/2015, I would suppose that you can say PayPal has completed the circle of life, so to speak, when the PayPal App for BlackBerry has just launched – which means the PayPal app is now available across all major mobile platforms. This ought to help those who...

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...