BlackBerry is cutting jobs around the world, mostly in its devices business, as it works to move its focus away from making loss-leading smartphones and towards higher-margin businesses like security, privacy, business software, and smart appliances, reports the Hamilton Spectator. Show More Summary
App stores such as the iTunes App Store, Google Play, BlackBerry World, and the Windows Phone Store are meant to be safe havens for apps and its users where thanks to the review efforts, apps that are published in these stores follow a certain guideline and are generally malware-free, versus apps found on third-party stores. Show More Summary
BlackBerry has had a tough few years, to say the least. Before the iPhone launched back in 2007, BlackBerry was one of the most popular phone platforms in the world. Even in 2008, a year after the iPhone launched and just around the time Android debuted, BlackBerry still held half of the US smartphone market. Show More Summary
This week’s Smart World Series features Sprint’s single […]
After losing its dominant position in the mobile world, BlackBerry (NASDAQ: BBRY ) has been moving on to new opportunities. One of its latest plays is in securing the next big thing in technology — the Internet of Things. BlackBerry said last week that its subsidiary company, Certicom, will issue security certificates to device makers and service providers that […]
The BlackBerry Leap, the company’s latest 4G LTE touchscreen device, was announced at Mobile World Congress last month. Now, it’s beginning to hit the stores. From today, BlackBerry fans in the UK can buy the Leap online from ShopBlackBerry and from carriers. Show More Summary
Business technology is constantly evolving. There are new smartphones, software products and other tools being released on a daily basis. And some of them have the ability to make a big impact on the business world. Topping the list this week are a new mobile payments system from Infusionsoft and more news on the BlackBerry...
BlackBerry takes their BES servers to the cloud with support for Android, iOS, Windows Phone and BlackBerry 10. Officially announced during Mobile World Congress 2015 and previously available in a closed beta, BlackBerry has now opened the doors to BES12 Cloud for all enterprises as well as small and medium sized organizations who wish to sign up for the services.
When Apple puts out a new iPhone, the world stops to let Tim Cook lead it through a slideshow. Each time Samsung launches a new Galaxy flagship, we get weeks of anticipatory leaks and rumors. But when BlackBerry announces a new phone? The universe yawns. Which is fair. Show More Summary
In the world of iOS this week was news about the growing rate of iOS 8 adoption, a trade-in program for Android and BlackBerry phones is coming from Apple, and Nintendo is coming to the iPhone.
BlackBerry Ltd. once ruled the mobile world with its QWERTY phones and BlackBerry Messaging service. If you weren’t using a BlackBerry device, you just weren’t that cool. Well, at least that’s how I remembered it when the Canadian phone manufacturer was … Continue reading ?
BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY), a Canadian Smartphone maker which is famous for world’s most protected devices, is still having a tough time dealing with a serious security flaw in its devices, even it was discovered two weeks ago. A ZDNet article reported on the news and discussed about the security flaw in Blackberry’s affected devices. BlackBerry […]
The company, lauded for having the world's most protected devices for encrypted messaging, warns that devices will be vulnerable to a serious security flaw until a patch is released.
Here are some things going on in your world of tech: Apple (AAPL) will be holding an event for the Apple Watch at 1 PM, and we’ll have more details on the blog. In the meantime, however, you can read a roundup of analysts’ upbeat expectations for the event here. (On Friday Bloomberg reported that [...]
The mobile industry had a relatively news-filled week as companies unveiled their latest products at the Mobile World Congress, which took place between March 2 and 5 in Barcelona. While Samsung introduced its latest flagship devices...Show More Summary
During the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona this week, Blackberry CEO John Chen showcased a brand new Blackberry device to the press.
Those of us whose last experience as a single predated even Blackberry, Palm Pilots, and laptops might need a refresher course on the iOS of Dating 2015. Unless you've been squirreled away binge watching Sex in the City, you're invariably familiar with online dating, the PG-, R-, and maybe even X-rated variations of texting. Show More Summary
As Mobile World Congress 2015 winds to a close today in Barcelona, Spain, the festivities aren’t wrapping up without at least one major headline for BlackBerry. The embattled Canadian smartphone maker came to MWC to show off its newest mobile hardware. BlackBerry used its presence in Barcelona to introduce the new BlackBerry Leap smartphone for […]
BlackBerry has had a busy week at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.
On March 3, at the Mobile World Conference in Barcelona, Blackberry announced its latest smartphone. The new BlackBerry Leap is an all-touch smartphone boasting a reasonable price tag, the company says. Here are some specs to sink your teeth into: The Leap sports a 5-inch HD display, BlackBerry 10 OS, 16GB of storage, and an 8MP...