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BlackBerry Z3 Launch In Malaysia And India Rumored

05/27/2014, Back at MWC 2014 in February BlackBerry announced the first smartphone that it has built in collaboration with Foxconn. The BlackBerry Z3, codenamed Jakarta, was exclusively launched in Indonesia first. Reports from the country indicate that the...

Android’s Global Dominance Continues [Research]

05/26/2014, Even though its comes at the cost of fragmentation, Google’s mobile operating system continues to dominate its rivals in major markets around the globe primarily because Android smartphones are available for almost every price point from countless...

BlackBerry 10.3 To Introduce New Keyboard Shortcuts

05/25/2014, With BlackBerry devices, the Canadian company has to think about developing software that will play nicely with either their range of full touchscreen phones, and devices that sport a physical QWERTY keyboard, like the BlackBerry Z30 and the BlackBerry...

BBM Protected Videos Surface

05/23/2014, One of the perks of BBM is that the messages sent to and from the service are generally pretty secure. However if you felt that BBM could stand to be even more secure, you might be pleased to learn that BBM Protected is on its way. BBM Protected is...

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...