BlackBerry Z30 to be available exclusively from Verizon in November

Verizon has just announced that will exclusively carry the latest BlackBerry smartphone, the BlackBerry Z30. The BlackBerry Z30 will be available sometime in November (no exact date has been given by Verizon) for $199.99 with a new two-year contract or for $22.91 per month for 24 months (Verizon Edge program). As a reminder, the BlackBerry Z30 features a 5-inch Super AMOLED HD display, it's powered by a 1.7GHz dual-core Qualcomm...

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BlackBerry 10.2 OS upgrade rolling out to Z10, Q10 and Q5

Starting today the BlackBerry 10.2 OS update is available for Z10, Q10 and Q5. There are reports from Z10, Q10 and Q5 users in the UK and Canada that already started to receive the update. Here is the official rollout schedule announced by BlackBerry: Africa: Starting this week Asia Pacific: Starting this week Canada: Starting this week Europe: Starting this week Latin America: Starting in November Middle East: Starting this week US:...

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The Founders of BlackBerry are Looking to Buy Well umm… BlackBerry

In a really odd turn of events the co-founders of RIM Mike Lazaridis and Doug Fregin are looking to buy back and save they company they created... BlackBerry. It has been learned they have filled a 13D with the SEC which from what I can figure out is a statement that is the necessary SEC paperwork to get started with the buyout process. The duo already owns over a 8 percent of all BlackBerry stock currently and could easily buy up the...

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BlackBerry Z30 – Hands-on Video

A couple of weeks ago BlackBerry has announced its new smartphone, the BlackBerry Z30. Check the hands-on video after the break. The BlackBerry Z30 features a 5-inch Super AMOLED display (1,280x720 pixels resolution), a 1.7GHz dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro processor,  Adreno 320 GPU, 2GB of RAM, 16GB of internal storage expandable via microSD card, 8-megapixel back camera, 2-megapixel front-facing camera for video chat, 4G LTE,...

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BlackBerry sold for $4.7 Billion

In the fast paced world of tech things change rapidly and there is no better proof of that than the buyouts of once tech giants. First it was the buyout of Nokia handset division by Microsoft and now it seems the other mobile giant from days of yore BlackBerry has just gone the same route. According to reports BlackBerry has just signed a letter of intent with Fairfax Financial to sell for $4.7 Billion USD. According to a tweet by...

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BlackBerry Z30 announced, 5-inch 720p Super AMOlED display, 1.7GHz Snapdragon S4 Pro – Video

BlackBerry has just announced its "biggest, fastest and most advanced smartphone", the Z30. Carlo Chiarello, Executive Vice President for Products at BlackBerry said: "The new BlackBerry Z30 smartphone builds on the solid foundation and engaging user experience of the BlackBerry 10 platform with features like the powerful BlackBerry Hub, its exceptional touchscreen keyboard and industry leading browser. The smartphone rounds out the...

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