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BlackBerry's problems affect Taiwan manufacturers

BlackBerry's problems affect Taiwan manufacturers

posted: 23 Sep 2013, 01:25

After announcing on Friday that it would write off nearly $1 billion worth of BlackBerry Z10 models, some Taiwan handset manufacturers are affected by the Canadian manufacturer's decision to leave the consumer market; for example, ODM/OEM...

T-Mobile employee claims that BlackBerry 10 models will no longer be available in T-Mobile stores

T-Mobile employee claims that BlackBerry 10 models will no longer be available in T-Mobile stores

posted: 02 Sep 2013, 01:00

According to a published report that cites a T-Mobile USA employee as its source, the nation's fourth largest carrier is blaming poor sales for its decision to stop selling BlackBerry...

Facebook app for BlackBerry 10 gets update to include Chat, an updated look, and more

Facebook app for BlackBerry 10 gets update to include Chat, an updated look, and more

posted: 07 Aug 2013, 00:35

Hey, just because the OS that runs your phone isn't iOS or Android doesn't mean that Facebook doesn't have some lovin' for you. Facebook version 10.2.1 for BlackBerry 10 is now available from BlackBerry...

BlackBerry 10.1 users in the states get native iHeartRadio app

BlackBerry 10.1 users in the states get native iHeartRadio app

posted: 18 Jul 2013, 03:02

BlackBerry's app count trails the number of apps available for iOS and Android; but at least those music lovers in the states using one of the Canadian OEM's new BlackBerry 10 powered models can rejoice. Streaming music app...

BlackBerry reportedly cutting Q10 and Z10 production by 50%

BlackBerry reportedly cutting Q10 and Z10 production by 50%

posted: 16 Jul 2013, 13:53

It seems that the hits just keep coming for BlackBerry. The company was already in a troubling position after it watched Android, iOS, and even Windows Phone eclipse it in the marketplace. By the time BlackBerry 10 made its debut,...

BlackBerry Z10 price cuts just part of normal cycle says the manufacturer

BlackBerry Z10 price cuts just part of normal cycle says the manufacturer

posted: 16 Jul 2013, 02:00

Is BlackBerry worried about the recent sharp price cuts that carriers and retailers are instituting on the all-touch BlackBerry Z10? Last week, Best Buy cut the price of the first BlackBerry 10 model to a staggering...

BlackBerry 10.2 brings support for Facebook Home

BlackBerry 10.2 brings support for Facebook Home

posted: 15 Jul 2013, 01:27

A BlackBerry Q10 owner was messing around with a leaked build of BlackBerry 10.2, OS 10.2.0.663 to be exact, which allows some apps for Android 4.2.2 to run on a BlackBerry 10 device; one of those apps is Facebook Home. The less than well-received...

BlackBerry canned its U.S. sales chief last month; move hints at weak BlackBerry 10 sales

BlackBerry canned its U.S. sales chief last month; move hints at weak BlackBerry 10 sales

posted: 10 Jul 2013, 15:45

After BlackBerry CEO Thorsten Heins asked BlackBerry shareholders on Tuesday for more time to turn around the company, the Wall Street Journal reported that the Canadian manufacturer's head...

Amidst BlackBerry Z10's failure to gain market share, CEO Thorsten Heins asks for more time

Amidst BlackBerry Z10's failure to gain market share, CEO Thorsten Heins asks for more time

posted: 10 Jul 2013, 09:04

Unless BlackBerry has a spot in your stock portfolio, you probably weren't aware that yesterday the company formerly known as Research In Motion held its annual meeting with investors. Technology...

BlackBerry 10.1 update is coming to AT&T's BlackBerry Z10

BlackBerry 10.1 update is coming to AT&T's BlackBerry Z10

posted: 09 Jul 2013, 22:39

Those with the AT&T version of the all-touch BlackBerry Z10 are receiving an update to BlackBerry10.1; that will put owners of the phone on a level playing field with users of the QWERTY-equipped BlackBerry Q10 which came to market...

BlackBerry users may favor touch screens after all

BlackBerry users may favor touch screens after all

posted: 08 Jul 2013, 19:41

The prevailing sentiment after the so-so launch of the BlackBerry Z10 was that the true BlackBerry users, who love QWERTY keyboards, would buy the BlackBerry Q10 in droves; but judging from which model downloaded the majority of certain...

BlackBerry trade-in promo launches in India in effort to boost Z10 sales

BlackBerry trade-in promo launches in India in effort to boost Z10 sales

posted: 02 Jul 2013, 06:19

BlackBerry isn't doing particularly well right now. Even though its newest Z10 and Q10 smartphones are on sale already, the company is still having troubles getting back the market share it lost over the past several...

Report: BlackBerry 10.1 update ends rebooting issue; AT&T to try again to update BlackBerry Z10

Report: BlackBerry 10.1 update ends rebooting issue; AT&T to try again to update BlackBerry Z10

posted: 27 Jun 2013, 19:58

When BlackBerry launched its first all-touch model, the BlackBerry Storm 9530, via Verizon in the fall of 2008, it might have been the worst launch ever; the accelerometer worked occasionally...

T-Mobile close to launching Wi-Fi calling for BlackBerry 10?

T-Mobile close to launching Wi-Fi calling for BlackBerry 10?

posted: 22 Jun 2013, 03:28

With the T-Mobile Wi-Fi calling app appearing in BlackBerry World for those running the BlackBerry 10.2 OS beta, we'd say that the feature will soon be officially live for BlackBerry 10 users; while the listing for the app says...

BlackBerry Q10 brings the 'Berry loyalists to the stores

BlackBerry Q10 brings the 'Berry loyalists to the stores

posted: 14 Jun 2013, 12:24

Back in April, BlackBerry CEO Thorsten Heins sounded as though he finally came around to the idea that the QWERTY equipped BlackBerry Q10 would be the model that would bring out the BlackBerry faithful; the all-touch BlackBerry Z10...

Security-related bulletins for BlackBerry Z10 and BlackBerry PlayBook are released

Security-related bulletins for BlackBerry Z10 and BlackBerry PlayBook are released

posted: 13 Jun 2013, 03:23

On Monday, BlackBerry released a pair of software bulletins for BlackBerry Z10 and the BlackBerry PlayBook; the first advisory, BSRT-2013-005, deals with a remote code execution vulnerability found...

Data suggests that Verizon is selling twice as many Nokia Lumia 928 units than BlackBerry Z10 models

Data suggests that Verizon is selling twice as many Nokia Lumia 928 units than BlackBerry Z10 models

posted: 09 Jun 2013, 14:08

Considering the iOS/Android duopoly, the best that Windows Phone and BlackBerry can hope for is third place in the battle for mobile supremacy; the recent launch of the Nokia Lumia...

AT&T's sale halves the price of three top smartphones with your trade

AT&T's sale halves the price of three top smartphones with your trade

posted: 30 May 2013, 20:41

AT&T is taking a whopping 50% off the price of three of today's hottest smartphones; the 32GB HTC One, 16GB Samsung Galaxy S4 and the BlackBerry Z10 are all available from the nation's second largest carrier for $99.99...

Win a BlackBerry Z10 or BlackBerry Q10 directly from BlackBerry U.K.

Win a BlackBerry Z10 or BlackBerry Q10 directly from BlackBerry U.K.

posted: 21 May 2013, 06:42

If you have a Twitter account and know how to send a tweet or two, are 18 or older, and are a resident of the U.K., you can enter BlackBerry U.K.'s Touch V Type contest; if you think that this is a contest that is based...

BlackBerry market share doubles in Canada during Q1

BlackBerry market share doubles in Canada during Q1

posted: 18 May 2013, 11:32

Earlier Saturday, we told you about two polls taken at BlackBerry Live this past week that seem to show that the QWERTY equipped BlackBerry Q10 might just help the company grab some business away from competing platforms including iOS...

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