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BlackBerry CEO Heins not happy with how long it takes carriers to update OS

0. phoneArena 16 Jul 2013, 01:30 posted on

With Verizon customers sporting the BlackBerry Z10 still waiting for the BlackBerry 10.1 update, the Canadian manufacturer's CEO is not a happy camper; Thorsten Heins explains how it is hard for his team to talk to U.S. carriers about BlackBerry features when certain mobile operators have yet to bring out a certain OS update...

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posted on 16 Jul 2013, 01:33 3

1. 8logic (Posts: 121; Member since: 05 Mar 2012)


really? who is happy with the carriers update?????

posted on 16 Jul 2013, 13:29

11. alpinejason (Posts: 251; Member since: 06 Sep 2011)


thats why i buy all of my phones factory unlocked you get updates when they come out instead of waiting for the update to go through the carrier.also no carrier bloat and i can slide in any SIM and go

posted on 16 Jul 2013, 01:45 2

2. scriptwriter (Posts: 396; Member since: 13 Nov 2012)


Him and everyone else with a smartphone!!!

posted on 16 Jul 2013, 02:13 4

3. TruPatriot (Posts: 57; Member since: 27 May 2013)


Android says, "Oh, hi."

posted on 16 Jul 2013, 02:17 1

4. Shatter (Posts: 1766; Member since: 29 May 2013)


XDA says "Fixed with some mods to improve the devices speeds and add some features."

posted on 16 Jul 2013, 04:17 3

8. SakuroAkino (banned) (Posts: 141; Member since: 12 Jul 2013)


Lumia 900 says "How can they forget me,just 7.8 ???, i was the flagship and now so easily they left me ??"

posted on 16 Jul 2013, 02:22 3

5. RiseAgainst94 (Posts: 271; Member since: 03 Mar 2012)


Join the party my friend.

posted on 16 Jul 2013, 02:30

6. TechBizJP08 (Posts: 491; Member since: 25 Mar 2013)


Adding insult to injury..

posted on 16 Jul 2013, 03:34 1

7. daniel_bargs (Posts: 322; Member since: 27 Nov 2010)


blackberry will be dead in 2 yeas :)
Nokia? in 2 years maybe :) hahahahah unless they go and make Android phone + WP8 + all other OS just like Samsung.

posted on 16 Jul 2013, 07:37

9. Googler (Posts: 813; Member since: 10 Jun 2013)


Both Google and Apple push updates directly to their phones, BB needs to start thinking that way.

And yes, I'm referring to the Nexus lineup (minus Verizon screwing even that up).

posted on 16 Jul 2013, 10:27 1

10. NexusKoolaid (Posts: 257; Member since: 24 Oct 2011)


Customers to BlackBerry CEO Heins: "Welcome to our world"

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