Blackberry 10 articles

BlackBerry launches secure version of BBM for enterprise users

BlackBerry on Monday announced the first product in its new enterprise-focused eBBM suite. BBM Protected offers an additional layer of encryption for BBM users with an obvious nod toward security-conscious clients like law firms, government agencies, healthcare providers and banks.

BlackBerry unveils budget-minded Q5 qwerty smartphone

BlackBerry is once again on the offensive as the company unveiled a new smartphone at the annual BlackBerry Live conference in Orlando, Florida. The budget-minded Q5 handset is designed with emerging markets in mind and is expected to go on…

April Fools: Leaked BlackBerry 10 roadmap isn't genuine

It’s too early to gauge how successful BB10 will be in turning around the company as the Z10 isn’t even available in all markets yet. A leaked roadmap that recent hit the web showed the company had big plans for…

Samsung to release a high-end Tizen-based smartphone this summer

Samsung is expected to release a smartphone based on the open-source platform Tizen as early as August according to Lee Young Hee, executive vice president of Samsung’s mobile business. The phone will fit into the high-end category alongside the company’s…

BlackBerry Z10 Review: The Last Hope

The BlackBerry Z10 is a sink or swim device that will likely determine if the company will manage to hold on to its dwindling market share and right the ship that sent it from first to worst in smartphone relevance.

The first smartphone to run the BlackBerry 10 OS debuts at a time when smartphones are as much about play as they are productivity, and this phone can thrive in this era only if it can strike a balance between entertainment and enterprise. Can the BlackBerry Z10 be the savior that BlackBerry so desperately needs?

Lenovo says RIM acquisition reports were taken out of context

Late last week Lenovo’s Chief Financial Officer Wong Wai Ming said during an interview at the World Economic Forum that his company was assessing multiple acquisition targets. One of those targets, we learned, was Research in Motion. The executive was…

RIM adds music, movies, TV shows to rebranded BlackBerry World

Research in Motion has released details pertaining to a planned rebranding of its app store for BlackBerry 10, known as BlackBerry App World. The Canadian company will soon be dropping “App” from the name and adding a full-on media catalog…

RIM: 15,000 BlackBerry 10 app submissions in two days

Research in Motion hasn't had much luck getting hordes of app developers interested in their platform, despite claims that App World is the second most profitable mobile application store behind Apple's. But the company is hoping to change that with…

RIM: BlackBerry 10 in final testing stages, can be licensed

RIM CEO Thorsten Heins has confirmed that the company’s upcoming operating system can be licensed. The admission follows months of rumors and speculation from analysts drawing the same conclusion, many of whom believe it’s the last hope for a RIM…