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BlackBerry OS 10.3.1 is now rolling out to compatible devices

BlackBerry OS 10.3.1 is now rolling out to compatible devices

19 February, 2015 | comments (340)

Today BlackBerry has announced that the rollout of its latest OS release has commenced. BlackBerry OS 10.3.1 is in the process of making it to seven of the company's devices, namely the Q5, Q10, Z10, Z30, Z3, Porsche Design P'9983, as well as the...


BlackBerry OS 10.3.1 update is coming February 19

BlackBerry OS 10.3.1 update is coming February 19

09 February, 2015 | comments (56)

BlackBerry OS 10.3.1 update is coming on February 19 for all of the company's current smartphone line-up that's not featuring the latest OS version. Currently, the BlackBerry Classic is the only one to run BlackBerry OS 10.3.1. The...


BlackBerry Classic is now available to buy in India

BlackBerry Classic is now available to buy in India

15 January, 2015 | comments (45)

For Indian lovers of that classic BlackBerry form factor, here's some good news. BlackBerry has finally decided to launch the Classic in the subcontinent today. Furthermore, the device is already available to buy, so you don't have to wait one...

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BlackBerry Classic will be available in white color scheme

BlackBerry Classic will be available in white color scheme

08 December, 2014 | comments (31)

It appears that BlackBerry Classic will be available in white when it launches. A press image made the rounds online, showcasing the new color scheme of the smartphone. BlackBerry Classic is already available for pre-order in black for $449....


BlackBerry Classic specs detailed, small update over Q10

BlackBerry Classic specs detailed, small update over Q10

15 October, 2014 | comments (38)

The new BlackBerry CEO trying to bring the company back to its roots where it had hardware keyboards and success. The unusual BlackBerry Passport is part of that strategy but the mass-market piece of the puzzle is still not official – the BlackBerry...


Upcoming BlackBerry Classic poses in live photos

Upcoming BlackBerry Classic poses in live photos

07 September, 2014 | comments (83)

The yet to be launched BlackBerry Classic appeared in a number of live photos. Back in June, the CEO of BlackBerry first showcased the smartphone with a hardware QWERTY. The leaked photos showcase the device alongside a handful of its...


Unannounced BlackBerry Porsche Design P’9983 appears

Unannounced BlackBerry Porsche Design P’9983 appears

22 August, 2014 | comments (22)

It appears that a sibling with hardware QWERTY keyboard will soon join the BlackBerry Porsche Design P’9982. Images and details on yet to be revealed BlackBerry Porsche Design P’9983 made the rounds online. Codenamed “Khan” the handset...


German ministry to buy 20,000 BlackBerrys to foil the NSA

German ministry to buy 20,000 BlackBerrys to foil the NSA

29 July, 2014 | comments (46)

BlackBerry is about to get some business and it has the NSA to thank for that, well sort of. Germany is quite unhappy with recent NSA revelations and decided not to renew its Verizon contract. Now the German Federal Ministry of the Interior is...

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BlackBerry OS 10.2.1 update goes official, available now

BlackBerry OS 10.2.1 update goes official, available now

28 January, 2014 | comments (210)

BlackBerry has just announced the latest 10.2.1 update for its BlackBerry OS. It brings lots of new features, and is compatible with all BlackBerry 10 smartphones. The rollout has already started so you can update your device right...


Rogers will not be offering BlackBerry Z30 in Canada

Rogers will not be offering BlackBerry Z30 in Canada

04 October, 2013 | comments (45)

The largest Canadian wireless carrier Rogers will not offer the BlackBerry Z30, thus bringing another setback to the troubled manufacturer in its home market. The carrier explains the decision with limited shelf space which allows for only “the...

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Apple iPhone 5s is the top selling device in the US in September

Apple iPhone 5s is the top selling device in the US in September

04 October, 2013 | comments (295)

Apple iPhone 5s went on sale in the US on all the four major carriers on September 20. In just 10 days, the newest iPhone has outsold Samsung's Galaxy S4 and became the top selling smartphone in the US for the month of September. According to a...

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BlackBerry sells unlocked Z10 and Q10, Z30 hits the UK

BlackBerry sells unlocked Z10 and Q10, Z30 hits the UK

29 September, 2013 | comments (43)

BlackBerry might be in some deep financial trouble and on the verge of being acquired, but it hasn't given up on its phone business yet. As of recently BlackBerry is offering SIM-free versions of the Z10 and Q10 smartphones via its official...

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BlackBerry Z30 is now official, runs BB10.2 out of the box

BlackBerry Z30 is now official, runs BB10.2 out of the box

18 September, 2013 | comments (113)

BlackBerry has just announced the Z30 - the smartphone with the largest touchscreen it has even put into production. Moreover, it's the first BlackBerry to ship with the company's latest version of BB 10 OS. The BlackBerry Z30 is built...

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Nokia's Windows Phone handsets outsell iPhones in Middle East

Nokia's Windows Phone handsets outsell iPhones in Middle East

14 September, 2013 | comments (109)

Smartphone sales have picked up in the Middle East, according to a report from International Data Corporation. The volumes are up to 16.4% in Q2, 2013 when compared to the same quarter last year. IDC's Middle East region includes Turkey but does...


BlackBerry Q10 cited to be a commercial failure by retailers

BlackBerry Q10 cited to be a commercial failure by retailers

30 August, 2013 | comments (175)

Phones with QWERTY keyboards have always been the strong suite of BlackBerry. Which is why when the company revamped their product portfolio with BB10 and the Z10, they decided to not forgo QWERTY phones altogether and launched the Q10 (and...


Sony Xperia Honami Mini photo sizes it up against BlackBerry Q10

Sony Xperia Honami Mini photo sizes it up against BlackBerry Q10

25 August, 2013 | comments (98)

We’ve had a good look at the big Sony Xperia Z1 / Honami, how about a blurry look of the rumored Honami Mini next? A post from a newly registered XDA-Developers user Xleaky shows a compact Sony phone next to a BlackBerry Q10. The post reads: “You...

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BlackBerry Q5 hits UAE tomorrow, costs $400

BlackBerry Q5 hits UAE tomorrow, costs $400

19 June, 2013 | comments (39)

BlackBerry Q5 was announced last month at a dedicated BlackBerry event. It's a QWERTY smartphone targeting emerging markets and those on a tighter budget that was supposed to hit the shelves in the early days of July. It seems the first...

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Here's the 364 diamond studded gold iPhone 5 you wanted

Here's the 364 diamond studded gold iPhone 5 you wanted

17 June, 2013 | comments (70)

Is the £10 million Stuart Hughes iPhone 5 covered with gold and diamonds too rich for your blood? Well peasant, Goldgenie introduced the Superstar series just for you. It comes in two variations – Gold Superstar with 200g of 18K gold and the Gold...

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Verizon starts BlackBerry Q10 pre-orders, asks $199.99 for it

Verizon starts BlackBerry Q10 pre-orders, asks $199.99 for it

30 May, 2013 | comments (11)

Just a day after T-Mobile released its BlackBerry Q10 version, it's time for Verizon to make the same. The Big Red has revealed today that it'll be offering the latest BlackBerry QWERTY offering starting June 6. Unlike T-Mobile, who will...


BlackBerry Q10 coming to T-Mobile USA on June 5 for $100

BlackBerry Q10 coming to T-Mobile USA on June 5 for $100

29 May, 2013 | comments (30)

The LTE-ready BlackBerry Q10 will be available on T-Mobile's 4G LTE network in the United States come this June 5. The device will pack a price tag of $100 on a two-year deal or $580, if you prefer it commitment-free from T-Mo. The offer is valid...