A BBM Android app and a BBM iPhone app, long rumored but long absent, are definitely in the works. BlackBerry today confirmed that it will bring BlackBerry Messenger - the app that supports live instant messaging, voice calls, and video chat - to Android and Apple iOS later this year.
The BlackBerry Z10 and Q10 are the standard-bearers for the BlackBerry 10 operating system, but both devices have prices that may exclude some of BlackBerry's most popular markets. The priced-to-sell BlackBerry Q5 will fix that problem.
BlackBerry's CEO believes that despite continued growth in the segment, tablets will have no purpose as users will concentrate on smartphones for mobile computing and desktops to have a larger screen. What does he know that the rest of the world doesn't?
The BlackBerry Q10 is coming to U.S. next month, and T-Mobile says that it will register interested business customers for the device beginning next week. T-Mobile failed to offer any details on price or availability of the Q10, but promise to shared that information at a later date. The phone will be in elite company when it goes on sale because it is the first and, so far, only BlackBerry 10 OS device with a physical QWERTY keyboard. Companies interested in purchasing the device will get first crack at the BB10 ahead of the consumer launch to follow next month.
Analysts claiming that the BlackBerry Z10 is returned more often than it is kept caused BlackBerry's stock to take a nearly 8 percent dive yesterday, and the Canadian company will soon ask U.S. and Canadian regulators to investigate what it calls "false and misleading reports."
The BlackBerry Q10, the first BlackBerry 10 smartphone with the a physical QWERTY keyboard, will launch in Canada later this month. BlackBerry fans now have the option to pre-order the Q10 at several major carriers and retailers in Canada. Best Buy, TELUS, Rogers, and Future Shop have all posted pre-order pages that customers can visit to learn how they can reserve a Q10. For more information on the BlackBerry Q10, be sure to view our Q10 hands-on video from the January BB10 launch event.
The BlackBerry Z10 and BlackBerry Q10 are great smartphones; hwever, both of those phones are premium BlackBerry 10 devices. The leaked BlackBerry R-Series smartphones will provide access to BB10 without breaking the bank.
BlackBerry 10 is taking over - well, at least taking over your browser. A new marketing campaign from BlackBerry seeks to showcase its BlackBerry 10 OS front and center on iPhones and Androids everywhere.
BlackBerry will soon see the end of an era as Founder, Vice Chair, and Director Mike Lazaridis has announced plans to leave the company that he helped build into one of the world's leading technology firms.
A large portion of the 100,00 apps in BlackBerry World are apps that were ported to BlackBerry 10 from Android. BlackBerry's next BB10 device, the, is set to release soon, so the company has increased its compatibility with Android apps.