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BlackBerry Announces New Mobility Management Cloud Service BlackBerry Announces New Mobility Management Cloud Service

BlackBerry is on its last legs. The company just released a devastating quarterly report detailing a $965 million loss. It is also on the verge of being bought out for $4.7 billion by a group of investors led by FairFax …

Google, Cisco Could Make Offers For BlackBerry Google, Cisco Could Make Offers For BlackBerry
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BlackBerry’s last-ditch effort to stay relevant in the smartphone industry with its BlackBerry 10 devices has failed, and the company is now for sale. Investors led by FairFax Financial Holdings announced last month that they will be raising money for …

BlackBerry Looking to Sell Ontario Properties BlackBerry Looking to Sell Ontario Properties

It’s quite clear now that BlackBerry will not exist in its current form this time next year. Last month, the failing company announced its intention to enter into a buyout agreement with an investor consortium led by FairFax Financial Holdings. …

Sprint Will Still Sell BlackBerry Phones In-Store Sprint Will Still Sell BlackBerry Phones In-Store

Sprint will continue to sell BlackBerry phones out of its retail locations, according to a report from Reuters. Sprint CFO Joe Euteneur told the publication that the company is taking a “wait-and-see” approach to BlackBerry’s current smartphone lineup. The declaration …

Blackberry Losses Equate to $965 Million Deficit Blackberry Losses Equate to $965 Million Deficit
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The past few years have been a gradual decline for Canadian wireless company, Blackberry Limited. However, the past couple weeks have accelerated the rate of the company’s demise. Due to relentless pressure from prominent competitors, Apple and Samsung, along with …

BlackBerry Posts $965 Million Quarterly Loss BlackBerry Posts $965 Million Quarterly Loss
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BlackBerry today announced its second quarter financial results, and they are exactly as bad as financial analysts expected. The company posted a $965 million loss, including $72 million in restructuring costs. The losses came on revenue of just $1.57 billion …

T-Mobile to Stop Carrying BlackBerry Smartphones in Stores T-Mobile to Stop Carrying BlackBerry Smartphones in Stores

With BlackBerry now on the verge of being sold, fourth-place U.S. mobile carrier T-Mobile is now set to stop shipping BlackBerry smartphones to its retail stores. A new Reuters report cites T-Mobile EVP for Corporate Services David Carey as saying …

BlackBerry Patent Portfolio Could Draw Interest BlackBerry Patent Portfolio Could Draw Interest

Back in August, following another dismal quarterly report, BlackBerry announced that it was exploring “strategic alternatives” – including the possible sale of the company. Earlier this week that possibility became a reality, with a consortium led by FairFax Financial offering …

Prem Watsa: Who is the Guy Behind Fairfax? Prem Watsa: Who is the Guy Behind Fairfax?

Just over a year ago, Prem Watsa, who some say is Canada’s Warren Buffett, said BlackBerry was a “Canadian success story,” a good buy and a likely turnaround story even though its market share was tumbling. As soon as Prem …

BlackBerry Sold? Who’s Buying? Will They Go Private? BlackBerry Sold? Who’s Buying? Will They Go Private?

In mid August, BlackBerry, the Canadian smartphone company, announced that it was up for sale. The past few years have been difficult for the mobile communications company as they have failed to keep up with the competition from companies like Apple …

BlackBerry Buyout Announced For $4.7 Billion BlackBerry Buyout Announced For $4.7 Billion

Last month, following yet another disappointing quarterly report, BlackBerry announced that it had formed a committee to consider “strategic alternatives.” Among these alternatives was the option of selling the entire company. BlackBerry today announced that this possibility has become a …

BlackBerry Suffers $1 Billion Lost, Cuts 40% of Staff BlackBerry Suffers $1 Billion Lost, Cuts 40% of Staff
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Just five years ago, BlackBerry Limited was at the top of the smart-phone totem pole as a major competitor for the Apple Corporation. BlackBerry dominated consumer and corporate markets, alike. The famous smart-phone affectionately known as the, “CrackBerry,” was a …

More Huge Layoffs Coming to BlackBerry More Huge Layoffs Coming to BlackBerry

Throughout 2012, BlackBerry (RIM at the time) laid off thousands of workers in an attempt to shore up quarterly numbers. The company was still months away from the reveal of its BlackBerry 10 smartphones, and analysts had begun writing the …

Blackberry Z30: 5 must know details and future predictions Blackberry Z30: 5 must know details and future predictions
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Blackberry Ltd, formerly Research In Motion (RIM), launched its flagship phone Blackberry Z30 on Wednesday, in a desperate do or die bid to survive the Darwinian competition from East Asia. It is no secret how ruthless the smartphone world has …

BlackBerry Announces the Z30 Smartphone, BlackBerry 10.2 OS BlackBerry Announces the Z30 Smartphone, BlackBerry 10.2 OS

Back in January of this year, RIM rebranded itself as BlackBerry and announced the first two phones for its BlackBerry 10 platform, the Z10 and the Q10. Unfortunately for the Canadian company, its new smartphones were too late to catch …

BlackBerry Could Make Messenger Its Own Company BlackBerry Could Make Messenger Its Own Company

After this year’s latest dismal financial report, BlackBerry announce earlier this month that it will be considering “strategic alternatives” that include joint ventures or the sale of the company. Analysts have speculated that BlackBerry may have to split up as …

Facebook BlackBerry App Gets Big Update Facebook BlackBerry App Gets Big Update
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RIM has launched v4.1 of its Facebook app for BlackBerry OS 5 to 7.1 smartphones. Significant upgrades include easier access to News Feed filtering options, a refreshed profile design, the ability to set your profile photo, photo tags and some …

BlackBerry Could Be Sold Off in Pieces BlackBerry Could Be Sold Off in Pieces

Earlier this week, BlackBerry announced that the company was exploring “strategic alternatives.” Though the company stated it will be exploring possible joint ventures or strategic partnerships, it also expressed a willingness to take offers for the business itself. The announcement …

BlackBerry Explores “Strategic Alternatives,” Including Company Sale BlackBerry Explores “Strategic Alternatives,” Including Company Sale

2013 was supposed to be a big comeback year for BlackBerry. The company released its new BlackBerry 10 smartphones in January – its big push to stay relevant in the high-end smartphone market. Despite a name change and rebranding effort, …

Mozilla Introduces New Developments Focusing On Web Security Mozilla Introduces New Developments Focusing On Web Security

Make no mistake about it, Mozilla is committed to making the web a safer place for its users. Although browser security remains somewhat dubious–all of the main browsers perform well in various security tests tests, although, questions about NSA backdoors …

BlackBerry, Nokia to Release Larger Smartphones [RUMOR] BlackBerry, Nokia to Release Larger Smartphones [RUMOR]

As Samsung proved with its Galaxy Note smartphones, there is a market for extra-large smartphones, sometimes dubbed “phablets.” Other smartphones manufacturers, including Motorola, LG, and HTC have jumped into the product category, releasing devices with screens larger that 5-inches. Now …