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BlackBerry officially launches the Classic

BlackBerry officially launches the Classic

A full QWERTY keyboard and physical navigation keys round out the Classic's throwback design...

Dec 18 2014, 3:40am CST

BlackBerry launches the BlackBerry Passport

BlackBerry launches the BlackBerry Passport

BlackBerry Passport Redefines Productivity for Mobile Professionals with Boundary-Breaking Design and Features...

Sep 25 2014, 2:12pm CDT

BlackBerry Classic caught posing for the camera

BlackBerry Classic caught posing for the camera

The Classic still seems set for release in November and will bring back the tool belt...

Sep 8 2014, 1:19pm CDT

BlackBerry Passport appears on video

BlackBerry Passport appears on video

In the video watch the QWERTY double as a trackpad...

Jul 20 2014, 12:58pm CDT

Is The Apple-IBM Union A Death Knell For Blackberry?

Is The Apple-IBM Union A Death Knell For Blackberry?

Watch out Blackberry, the iPhone is coming to eat your lunch — again. Blackberry has already ceded the consumer smartphone mark...

Jul 17 2014, 4:28am CDT

Android Is Going To Save BlackBerry With A Little Help From Amazon

Android Is Going To Save BlackBerry With A Little Help From Amazon

BlackBerry has had some tough times. I’ll be honest, it deserved most of them, because it’s made some properly idiotic decision...

Jul 9 2014, 12:57am CDT

BlackBerry Signs Agreement With Amazon To Use Its Appstore

BlackBerry Signs Agreement With Amazon To Use Its Appstore

BlackBerry has announced a new licensing agreement with Amazon to bring its pool of apps into the BlackBerry 10 OS. More than 2...

Jun 19 2014, 1:33am CDT

BlackBerry may exit smartphone business

BlackBerry may exit smartphone business

John Chen: If I cannot make money on handsets, I will not be in the handset business....

Apr 10 2014, 12:43am CDT

New BlackBerry Z3 pictured with the BlackBerry Z10 and BlackBerry Z30

New BlackBerry Z3 pictured with the BlackBerry Z10 and BlackBerry Z30

The Z3 comes as a collaboration of BlackBerry and foxconn in order to provide low priced entry level phones to emerging markets...

Apr 6 2014, 11:30am CDT

BlackBerry ending Deal with T-Mobile USA

BlackBerry ending Deal with T-Mobile USA

NEW YORK (AP) — BlackBerry is ending its U.S. licensing deal with T-Mobile, saying the companies no longer have complementary s...

Apr 2 2014, 6:35am CDT

BlackBerry Revenues Drop below a $1 billion

BlackBerry Revenues Drop below a $1 billion

TORONTO (AP) — BlackBerry reported a steep drop in profit and revenue Friday as it transitions from a smartphone company to a s...

Mar 28 2014, 7:50am CDT

BlackBerry OS 10.3 screenshots leaked

BlackBerry OS 10.3 screenshots leaked

The new software update brings additions and deletions with a cleaner UI...

Mar 24 2014, 10:48am CDT

President Obama May Switch from BlackBerry to Samsung or LG Phone

President Obama May Switch from BlackBerry to Samsung or LG Phone

According to certain recent leaks, president Obama may switch his Blackberry for an Android device from LG or Samsung....

Mar 21 2014, 3:28pm CDT

Apple's upcoming CarPlay system will have BlackBerry inside

Apple's CarPlay system has BlackBerry inside

The QNX software, owned by Blackberry, forms an integral part of the CarPlay platform...

Mar 5 2014, 9:36am CST

A new version of BBM in the pipeline

A new version of BBM in the pipeline

You will be able to share pictures in multi person chats and send files as large as 16 MB in the next bbm update...

Mar 2 2014, 9:05am CST

The BlackBerry Z3 and the BlackBery Q20 announced at the MWC 2014

The BlackBerry Z3 and the BlackBery Q20 announced at the MWC 2014

CEO John Chen claims Blackberry fans need the QWERTY keypad to use the phone more productively...

Feb 25 2014, 7:55am CST

BlackBerry announces new phones, services

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — BlackBerry will release a low-cost phone in Indonesia in April and plans a broader release of a phone t...

Feb 25 2014, 2:51am CST

T-Mobile has new Smartphone Deals for BlackBerry Owners

T-Mobile has new Smartphone Deals for BlackBerry Owners

T-Mobile's Smartphone deal for BlackBerry owners sparked criticism from BlackBerry CEO and loyal BlackBerry fans. Now T-Mo...

Feb 20 2014, 4:32am CST

BlackBerry BB10 Update Brings New Hub Features and more

BlackBerry BB10 Update Brings New Hub Features and more

The Canadian tech. giant and Smartphone maker BlackBerry Inc. on Tuesday had introduced an update for their BB10 operating syst...

Feb 9 2014, 3:29am CST

BlackBerry’s latest software 10.2.1 adds FM radio and many new features

BlackBerry’s latest software 10.2.1 adds FM radio and many new features

BlackBerry’s latest software update gives your phone a new look with a few tweaks here and there and with your very own FM Radi...

Jan 28 2014, 10:37am CST

New Blackberry Ad Promotes its Keyboard and Little Else

New Blackberry Ad Promotes its Keyboard and Little Else

One of the Blackberry Inc.'s latest ads shows off their recent Q10 smart phone device and its keyboard, calling it "m...

Jan 28 2014, 6:32am CST

BlackBerry opening up to native Android apps

BlackBerry opening up to native Android apps

The Canadian Smartphone maker, BlackBerry Inc. has reportedly begun approaching the Android apps and games developers about get...

Jan 20 2014, 6:18am CST

Blackberry Confirms Niche Status With Keyboard Focused Smartphones in 2014

Blackberry Confirms Niche Status With Keyboard Focused Smartphones in 2014

As 2013 opened, BlackBerry was ready to take on the world with a new operating system, a new touch-screen based OS, and a range...

Jan 9 2014, 6:46am CST

BlackBerry sticks to its QWERTY roots

BlackBerry sticks to its QWERTY roots

BlackBerry CEO: You will see us center more and more on the keyboard....

Jan 9 2014, 1:55am CST

I4U news

Fairfax ups investment in troubled BlackBerry

Fairfax Financial ups investment in troubled BlackBerry TORONTO (AP) — Fairfax Financial Holdings said Wednesday...

Jan 8 2014, 5:41pm CST

Symbian Has Left The Building, But The Community Still Shines A Light

Symbian Has Left The Building, But The Community Still Shines A Light

In all the delightful sentiments about renewals and resolutions, the start of 2014 is also the scene of a smartphone goodbye th...

Jan 2 2014, 7:21pm CST

Blackberry Gives Glimpses Of Turnaround Strategy

Blackberry Gives Glimpses Of Turnaround Strategy

Like others reporting news on Blackberry, usually an easy butt of jokes, I was prepared for the worst, or best if you like joke...

Dec 20 2013, 2:31pm CST

BlackBerry Loses Two More Executives

BlackBerry Loses Two More Executives

The Canadian manufacturer of Qwerty smartphones, BlackBerry has recently lost two more executives who will be leaving it soon f...

Dec 16 2013, 2:19am CST

Holiday Gift Guide 2013: Blackberry Playbook 7-Inch Tablet (32GB) at $154.99

Holiday Gift Guide 2013: Blackberry Playbook 7-Inch Tablet (32GB) at $154.99

Here is another hot Holiday gift tip from the I4U News Holiday Gift Guide 2013. Take a look below what we have found for you in...

Dec 7 2013, 2:26pm CST

SIM-Free Blackberry Z10 is on Sale for $199 until Dec 2nd

SIM-Free Blackberry Z10 is on Sale for $199 until Dec 2nd

The SIM-Free Blackberry Z10′s cost was cut in the United Kingdom in Carphone Warehouse. Blackberry is presenting – at least, f...

Dec 1 2013, 1:47pm CST

Blackberry Z30 Fails But BlackBerry Completes $1 Billion Investment

Blackberry Z30 Fails But BlackBerry Completes $1 Billion Investment

Although Blackberry Z30 smartphone fails to impress, but Blackberry still completes its previously-announced US $1 billion inve...

Nov 14 2013, 3:15am CST

BlackBerry-Fairfax Deal Ends, Replaces Thorsten Heins

BlackBerry-Fairfax Deal Ends, Replaces Thorsten Heins

Rather then get sold on the auctioneer’s block, BlackBerry is planning on $1 billion fundraising effort and replacing its CEO T...

Nov 4 2013, 9:09am CST

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BlackBerry can be Lenovo’s treasure

Keeping in mind the legacy of BlackBerry, there are many potential bidders who express their interest to buy the company....

Oct 21 2013, 10:01am CDT

Apple Looks to Hire BlackBerry Employees in Waterloo

Apple Looks to Hire BlackBerry Employees in Waterloo

The fall of BlackBerry is inevitable. However, Apple is looking forward to profiting from this demise of the once-famous compan...

Oct 11 2013, 3:39am CDT

BlackBerry is Looking for Breakup

BlackBerry is Looking for a Breakup

BlackBerry is down on its luck and weighing its options. It is almost convinced of the feasibility of a breakup. This would be...

Oct 10 2013, 7:14am CDT

BlackBerry Announces 4500 Layoffs, $1 Billion Loss, $1.6 Billion Revenue

BlackBerry Announces 4500 Layoffs, $1 Billion Loss, $1.6 Billion Revenue

BlackBerry has decided to downsize almost 40% of its global workforce i.e. 4500 layoffs and take an inventory write-down of $96...

Sep 21 2013, 3:25am CDT

BlackBerry to Downsize 40% of its Staff

BlackBerry to Downsize 40% of its Staff

BlackBerry has seen better days. It is currently facing tough competition from rivals such as Apple and Samsung. The company is...

Sep 19 2013, 4:08am CDT

BlackBerry Forms Special Committee to Look for Buyers or Partners

BlackBerry Forms Special Committee to Look for Buyers or Partners

The device maker, BlackBerry has decided on forming a special committee. This body will suggest various methods of taking the c...

Aug 12 2013, 9:37am CDT

BlackBerry Z30 Can be the Name of BlackBerry A10

BlackBerry Z30 Can be the Name of BlackBerry A10

A new leak of BlackBerry 10.2 hints that the upcoming A10 smartphone can be shipped by the name of BlackBerry Z30 which is expe...

Aug 3 2013, 5:44am CDT

BlackBerry A10 Leaked Photos and Hands-on Video

BlackBerry A10 Leaked Photos and Hands-on Video

New BlackBerry A10 leak confirmed its 5-inch screen size for much anticipated smartphone. A hand-on video also reveals that A10...

Jul 24 2013, 8:09am CDT