BlackBerry CEO explains why he is skeptical about Foldable phones
In an interview with Barron’s, John Chen said that foldable smartphones have limited appeal and there is not much innovation left in the smartphone hardware industry. “I want something faster with functional upgrades,” ...
Microsoft partners with BlackBerry to offer Office mobile apps from within BlackBerry Dynamics
Until now, enterprise users would have to edit their Microsoft Office files outside of their organization’s secure managed application environment. Microsoft today announced that they are partnering with BlackBerry on a firs...
BlackBerry is suing Facebook, Messenger and WhatsApp over IM patents
BlackBerry is suing Facebook, Instagram and Whatsapp over allegations that the Social Media firm’s messaging apps infringe on its preexisting copyrights for messaging apps. The firm alleges that concepts in its BBM (Blackber...
BlackBerry’s Good Dynamics Secure Mobility Platform Now Available On Microsoft Azure
Blackberry today announced that enterprises can now opt to install and deploy the Good Dynamics Secure Mobility Platform by BlackBerry through Microsoft Azure to mobilize a broad range of business apps, including collaboration app...
Remember BBM? It’s Windows Phone app is no longer available
Remember BBM? Well, its Windows Phone app is no longer in the Windows Phone Store. If you still use BBM, you will see that the service’s Windows Phone app shows the error “This app is not compatible with this device...
BlackBerry’s secure enterprise mobility solutions now available on Microsoft Azure
Blackberry today announced that tjeor secure enterprise mobility solutions is now available on Microsoft Azure. Enterprises can opt to install and manage their BES12 deployment through the Azure platform without having to invest...
Microsoft Should Not Be Buying Blackberry – 4 Reasons
One of the nice things about Microsoft is that they usually have a huge cash pile on their balance sheet. According to this article at Tech Times, Microsoft is sitting on a cool $107 billion in cash and investments. Then, add the ...
Blackberry lays off more workers as rumours of a Microsoft acquisition swirl
It appears Microsoft’s billions are burning a hole in Satya Nadella’s pocket these days, as rumours of acquisitions continue to pop up. After the rumoured failed attempt at buying Saleforce for $55 billion, today we have anoth...
BBM Beta for Windows Phone gets updated with another set of bug fixes
BlackBerry today released a new update for BBM Beta for Windows Phone. As the previous update, the latest update comes with a handful of bug fixes. Unfortunately though, the latest update doesn’t introduce any new featur...
BBM Beta for Windows Phone updated with significant bug fixes
Blackberry has just updated their Blackberry Messenger beta app for Windows Phone. Separate from their main Windows Phone app, in the beta the company tries out new features. The update does not actually bring any new features, bu...
Microsoft takes final step to kill Blackberry with free MDM
Blackberry is teetering currently, with their revenue down 33% YoY, and sales of only 1.6 million devices in the last quarter. The company is counting on increasing their Mobile Device Management software sales, with their softwar...