Blackberry Blog Post Explains Good (Bad) Points of Passport
Dec16

Blackberry Blog Post Explains Good (Bad) Points of Passport

Blackberry has posted a "funny" and sarcastic blog article on its website entitled "11 things wrong with the BlackBerry Passport," but here's the shock, the points made are actually all the good things about the device (are your sides splitting yet?). It is meant to be a hearty response to all those people who have hated on the Passport for numerous reasons. I actually like the Passport, so I am not one of those haters, but here are...

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Blackberry: No Deal with Chinese Companies
Dec09

Blackberry: No Deal with Chinese Companies

Blackberry has built a reputation for being the most secure mobile platform even if some would argue the point, while the company talks up the safety of its BB10 software ad nausea. Over the last couple of years security among nations has been at the fore and the mobile space was involved in the debate and scandal. China has been roundly accused by the international community of using private companies (such as ZTE and Huawei) to spy...

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Blackberry to Monetize BBM on your Device
Nov26

Blackberry to Monetize BBM on your Device

When Blackberry almost collapsed in 2013 there were few good signs for the future for the company to build on. However, services offered a glimmer of hope and provided a small chance of success in all the gloom, with the likes of BBM starting to help Blackberry get out of the mire. The end of that tunnel has not yet been reached, but BBM has moved to other platforms and become relatively popular and is making enough of an impact that...

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Get Blackberry’s Passport and Trade in iPhone for $550
Nov25

Get Blackberry’s Passport and Trade in iPhone for $550

Blackberry has made a big thing about the new Passport smartphone being the ultimate business device, far better than the iPhone the company tells us at every opportunity. If you currently sport Apple’s all-conquering “i” device then Blackberry may have an enticing new promotion for you as the Canadian company is offering up to $550 when someone trades in their iPhone for the Passport. The deal accounts for all iPhone models from the...

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John Chen on turning Blackberry around
Oct28

John Chen on turning Blackberry around

Two years ago, the company formerly known as RIM was at a crossroad, the company’s new Blackberry devices and BB10 operating system were just months away. Fast forward to now and we know what happened, Blackberry was late to both the touchscreen device and modern smartphone OS party and almost folded as a result. The man tasked with turning the company around and restoring this once huge player back to its former glories was John...

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