BlackBerry says it has nothing to do with fake BBM reviews on Google Play
pulled a Samsung, and paid people to post those fake reviews (although to be fair, Samsung would have had the reviews on a competitor's app and made them negative, so the analogy isn't perfect.) But, BlackBerry wants to set the record straight and make sure it is clear that the company had nothing to do with the reviews, and doesn't condone such actions. BlackBerry said in a statement to The Next Web:Of course, because of the state of BlackBerry, there was concern that the company may have
However, we'd rather see a response by Google on this because fake reviews have been a problem on Google Play for a long time. Tying reviews to Google+ profiles has helped a bit, but hasn't fixed the problem by any means, so obviously something more needs to be done.
source: The Next Web