BlackBerry goes all in, says their future is with Android

BlackBerry_Priv_AngleBlackBerry’s Priv was a major change for the company, marking the first time they’d shipped a device running Android instead of any of their BlackBerry OS iterations. So far, it’s done pretty well for the company; well enough, in fact, that the company said they were planning on launching another Android device later this year, which will probably end up being the Vienna we’ve been hearing aboutRead more

[Deal] BlackBerry kicks off its Valentine’s Day promotions for the Priv


If you’re thinking of picking up a new phone for your loved one this Valentine’s Day, BlackBerry has your back. The Canada-based company has just kicked off a fantastic deal on its latest handset, the Priv. For the next 26-days, all customers who purchase the device from the firm’s online store will receive a complimentary accessory pack worth $99, together with a free Leather Smart Flip Case and Sync Pod.

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Sean Penn chatted with El Chapo using BBM


If you followed the news closely this weekend, then I’m sure you’re acquainted with Sean Penn’s interview with notorious drug kingpin Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán Loera, that appeared on the Rolling Stone website Saturday night. What you may not know, however, is that Sean Penn solely depended on BlackBerry’s Messenger service to converse with El Chapo, thereby giving the Canada-based company some of the best publicity it’s had in years.

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