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BlackBerry Brings Back ‘Classic’ QWERTY Keyboard with Q20

BlackBerry Brings Back 'Classic' QWERTY Keyboard with Q20

BlackBerry has announced that it will be returning to a tried and tested formula by reintroducing the QWERTY keyboard with its upcoming Q20 mobile phone.

BlackBerry “Jakarta” now named as budget Z3 handset?

BlackBerry “Jakarta” now named as budget Z3 handset?

2013 saw BlackBerry make a very valiant stand to become a popular smartphone manufacturer again, but as the year plodded by it became apparent that the Canadian company was still struggling to find a market for its new line of BlackBerry 10 handsets, such as the BlackBerry Z10 and Q10.

However, ever the underdog, BlackBerry …

Porsche Design and BlackBerry launch the £1,500 BlackBerry P’9982

Porsche Design and BlackBerry launch the £1,500 BlackBerry P'9982

Crafted from stainless steel and the finest Italian leather, the P’9982 is the BlackBerry Z10 if it were a footballer’s wife…

BBM for iPad and iPod Touch available later today

BBM for iPad and iPod Touch available later today

After a successful launch which topped 10 million downloads within the first 24 hours, BBM will arrive on Apple’s Wi-Fi-only iPads and various iPod Touch models later today.

The ailing Canadian smartphone maker made the choice to end a long-running exclusivity on BlackBerry Messenger, or BBM, bringing the instant chat app to rival platforms iPhone …

BBM for iOS and Android downloaded 10 Million times in 24 hours

BBM for iOS and Android downloaded 10 Million times in 24 hours

BlackBerry’s BBM service finally landed on Android and Apple iOS on Monday and in that time BlackBerry has seen a massive uptake in downloads for the granddaddy of the free messaging service.

The Canadian smartphone company has reported that the app has been downloaded over 10 Million times in the last 24 hours, which is …

BBM for Android and iOS now available, BlackBerry boasts 5 million users already

BBM for Android and iOS now available, BlackBerry boasts 5 million users already

After a failed initial launch, BlackBerry gets its Messenger app onto Android and iOS. Don’t expect it to be smooth sailing, though…

New QWERTY keyboard-toting budget BlackBerry 10 phone leaks

New QWERTY keyboard-toting budget BlackBerry 10 phone leaks

Given BlackBerry’s recent goings on, will this phone ever see the shops?

BlackBerry agrees $4.7 billion buyout with Fairfax Financial

BlackBerry agrees $4.7 billion buyout with Fairfax Financial

Canadian firm BlackBerry is having a bit of a rollercoaster week (well, year would be more accurate) as over the past 3 days the company announced a shocking 4500 job cuts to its global workforce and today a purchase agreement by Fairfax Financial has been agreed for $9 (£5.63) per share in cash to buy …

BlackBerry stepping back from mainstream market, to lay off 4,500 staff

BlackBerry stepping back from mainstream market, to lay off 4,500 staff

Poor Z10 sales cited as the reason for Canadian manufacturer taking a step back from the main stream mobile market…

BBM for Android arriving September 21st, iPhone version on September 22nd

BBM for Android arriving September 21st, iPhone version on September 22nd

BlackBerry finally reveals the all-important details we’ve been waiting for…