Why Nokia, Not Microsoft, Should Use Its New $7 Billion to Acquire BlackBerry

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On Monday, Microsoft had announced that it is acquiring Nokia’s device business along with Nokia’s talent and management in crafting smartphones, effectively transforming Microsoft further into a devices and services company for the cost of $7 billion. Shortly after the Microsoft announcement, rumors are circulating once again that the Redmond, Washington software giant turned device […]

BBM for Android & iPhone Signup Page Hints at Approaching Release

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If the arrival of landing page on BlackBerry’s company website is can be used an accurate indication of things to come, the launch of BBM or BlackBerry Messaging for Android and iOS could be near. A special page for the upcoming applications arrived earlier today. Unfortunately, the landing page doesn’t actually offer any more details about […]

Sprint BlackBerry Q10 Release Set for August 30th

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BlackBerry users on Sprint’s network will finally have a device with both a modern operating system, and a physical keyboard to pick up beginning August 30th. That’s when Sprint will launch the BlackBerry Q10. According to a press release made available by the carrier today, BlackBerry watchers can expect the BlackBerry Q10 to arrive on […]

BBM for Android In Testing

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BlackBerry Messaging or BBM for Android users is now in its testing stages. According to Adam Zeis of Crackberry, the BBM for Android is now available to a small subset of users inside the BlackBerry Beta Zone, an exclusive area for BlackBerry testers. Unfortunately, at this stage BBM for Android is only available to users […]

Porsche Design BlackBerry Q10: Two Wrongs Make One Hot Mess

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Porsche Design may be turning to smartphone partner BlackBerry once again to release a luxury smartphone based on the BlackBerry 10 operating system and with a keyboard in similar style to the consumer BlackBerry Q10, but can the partnership turn a success for the struggling Canadian smartphone-maker? This would be the second of such collaboration […]

AT&T BlackBerry A10 Video Details New BlackBerry 10 Device

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Leaked videos and images could offer some of the first glimpses of the AT&T version of the BlackBerry A10. The pictures and video, posted by tinh.te, showcases a device that isn’t too different from the styling of its predecessors, the BlackBerry Z10 and Blackberry Q10. Only these two devices ship with the BlackBerry 10 operating system in […]

BlackBerry A10: Massive BlackBerry 10 Smartphone Leaks

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New photos and video show off the 5-inch screen of the upcoming BlackBerry A10, the company’s rumored BlackBerry 10 powerhouse smartphone. The leaked photo of the BlackBerry A10 comes from BGR, and it shows a new BlackBerry smartphone that takes a few design cues from the HTC One and Samsung Galaxy S4. The top half […]

BlackBerry Cancels Blackberry 10 PlayBook Update

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BlackBerry is now confirming that there is no BlackBerry 10 PlayBook update coming to users of the company’s first tablet The decision was announced by BlackBerry CEO Thorsten Heins this morning on an investors call following the release of the company’s quarterly earnings figures. Unfortunately, Heins didn’t offer any explanation for why BlackBerry Playbook users […]

Instagram Coming to Windows Phone, BlackBerry Before Google Glass

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Though Instagram has made no promises of delivering a client to BlackBerry or Windows Phone in the immediate future, the social photo sharing network is saying that an official Instagram app for those platforms would come before one would be available for the new Google Glass platform. This should be good news for owners and […]

Verizon BlackBerry Q10 Review

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The BlackBerry Q10 is the first BlackBerry 10 device to join the latest version of BlackBerry with the famed BlackBerry keyboard. While the BlackBerry Q10 feels more like a BlackBerry device, and some users will swoon over the physical keyboard on the device, the lack of predictive text and clunky means of inputting numbers detracts from the […]

AT&T Celebrates Elevate Young Black Voices with Flash Mob for Goodie Mob

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At the BlackBerry Q10 launch event in Los Angeles, California, AT&T celebrates Elevate Young Black Voices with a flash mob that introduced Cee Lo Green and Goodie Mob on the red carpet. The event not only showcased the latest technology from BlackBerry in the form of the keyboarded Q10 launch, but also helped AT&T highlight […]

Up to 4 New BlackBerry Models to Launch By End of Year

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Smartphone-maker BlackBerry may launch an additional 3 to 4 smartphone models by the end of 2013 according to a new report. The new models would be in addition to the BlackBerry Z10, the BlackBerry Q10, and a more budget-friendly BlackBerry Q5 that were already announced. Though the news source originates with DigiTimes, a publication that has […]

Verizon BlackBerry Z10 Review: From an iPhone Owner

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The BlackBerry Z10 arrives to a crowded smartphone market, crashing headlong into the iPhone 5, Samsung Galaxy S4 and HTC One. BlackBerry upped their game with the BlackBerry Z10, offering a full touch screen experience that delivers a very good keyboard, even without the trademark physical keyboard that BlackBerry users cling to in the face […]

BlackBerry to Pre-Load BBM on Select Android Phones

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After having announced that it would be freeing the BlackBerry Messenger, or BBM for short, service that’s been historically tied to BlackBerry phone hardware, smartphone-maker BlackBerry is now announcing that the messaging service will come pre-loaded on select phones running the rival Android operating system. Previously, BlackBerry had announced that BBM would be available as […]

BlackBerry’s Next Flagship May be The BlackBerry A10 In November

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BlackBerry’s successor to the BlackBerry Z10 is the all-touchscreen BlackBerry A10 according to a report from CNet. The rumored BlackBerry A10 would replace the Z10 as BlackBerry’s flagship device sometime this November according to the report. With the phone BlackBerry reportedly hopes it can better compete with popular high-end phones like the iPhone 5 and […]

BlackBerry Q10 Available for Pre-Order Today on AT&T

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The BlackBerry Q10, the first device to feature the new BlackBerry 10 operating system and a QWERTY keyboard is now available for pre-order to users of AT&T wireless’ network. Users will be able to purchase the device in the usual two pricing structures, either with a two-year service agreement the device will cost users $199.99 […]

BlackBerry Q10 Now Available for Pre-Order

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The BlackBerry Q10, BlackBerry’s only device running the BlackBerry 10 operating system with a QWERTY keyboard, is now available for pre-order at Verizon. As of today, Verizon is allowing users to pre-order the device from its website for just $199, and will make the device available in both black and white. While the BlackBerry Q10 […]

BlackBerry Q10 Coming to T-Mobile on June 5

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T-Mobile users will be able to purchase BlackBerry’s latest device, the BlackBerry Q10 starting June 5th. The arrival of the company’s first device running the BlackBerry 10 operating system to have a QWERTY keyboard, comes two weeks after the company previously made the BlackBerry Q10 available to its business customers. According to today’s press release, […]