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Was Blackberry the Last Vestige of Real Keyboards?

Gil Laroya | Posted 11.26.2013 | Technology
Gil Laroya

Touching a screen and moving objects is pretty intuitive. But there will always be people who long for reality. Real buttons to push, real levers to flip, tactile controls that provide immediate feedback.

BlackBerry CEO Doesn't Think Tablets Are A Big Deal

The Huffington Post | Dino Grandoni | Posted 04.30.2013 | Technology

After five years of decline for BlackBerry at the hands of the iPhone, and a more recent lukewarm launch of its own touchscreen flagship phone, would ...

LOOK: BlackBerry 'Takes Over' Your iPhone, Android

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 04.03.2013 | Technology

BlackBerry is taking over your iPhone. Well, at least its ads are. In the company's latest attempt to woo iPhone and Android users away from their...

If Mike Lazaridis Can't Save BlackBerry, He'll Try To Save Waterloo

The Huffington Post | Dino Grandoni | Posted 03.28.2013 | Technology

Buried at the bottom of a press release announcing BlackBerry's solid fourth quarter earnings was the real headlining news: Mike Lazaridis, the founde...

Surprise! BlackBerry Sold 1 Million New Phones

AP | BY ROB GILLIES | Posted 05.28.2013 | Technology

TORONTO (AP) — Research In Motion Ltd., once written off as dead amid fierce competition from more modern mobile devices such as the iPhone, surpris...

The Sad State of Smartphones

Shelly Palmer | Posted 05.25.2013 | Technology
Shelly Palmer

We have access to the most powerful smartphones that have ever been made. We carry around more processing power in our pockets than our laptops held even just a few years ago. So why are smartphones more boring and more underwhelming than ever before?

Jason Gilbert

BlackBerry Employees Celebrate New Phone Release With Terrible Music Video | Jason Gilbert | Posted 03.19.2013 | Technology

Maybe instead of hiring Alicia Keys as its new creative director, BlackBerry should have gone with Weird Al? To raise awareness of the imminent Ame...

The CEO Of BlackBerry Has Some Harsh Words For The iPhone

The Huffington Post | Jason Gilbert | Posted 03.18.2013 | Technology

Add BlackBerry CEO Thorsten Heins to the growing chorus of Apple and iPhone skeptics. In a widely-circulated interview with The Australian Financi...

Should You Buy a BlackBerry 10?

Jonathan Rettinger | Posted 04.20.2013 | Technology
Jonathan Rettinger

I've spent the last two weeks playing with the Z10 and there are some definite pros and cons. Here's what you need to consider before shelling out $199 to buy one.

Sayonara BlackBerry

Reuters | Posted 04.09.2013 | Technology

(Reuters) - BlackBerry will stop selling smartphones in Japan, partly because the company cannot justify the cost of modifying its operating system to...

Americans Still Have To Wait Another Month For One

AP | By ROB GILLIES | Posted 04.07.2013 | Technology

TORONTO (AP) — A modern BlackBerry with a physical keyboard might not arrive in the U.S. until May or June, a month or two behind other parts of the...

BlackBerry's Flagship Phone Was A Good Try

AP | By PETER SVENSSON | Posted 04.02.2013 | Technology

NEW YORK (AP) — Are you ashamed to have a BlackBerry? It's not exactly a status symbol any more, at least not in the U.S., after it got left in the ...

5 Signs That BlackBerry Is Desperate

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 01.30.2013 | Technology

BlackBerry, the once-great smartphone maker that became victim No. 1 of Apple's iPhone, revealed two devices running on the firm's new operating syste...

BlackBerry 10 Launch Wasn't Magical, and That's the Point

Andrew Cherwenka | Posted 04.01.2013 | Technology
Andrew Cherwenka

Where the iPhone and Android are entertainment devices often used for business, the BlackBerry 10 is a business device that can also be entertaining. Time will tell if there's still a market for that.

Alicia's On 'Fire' With New BlackBerry Gig

Posted 02.02.2013 | Black Voices

The past few weeks have been scorching hot for Alicia Keys. In addition to serenading President Obama during the Inaugural Ball and singing the nation...

Jason Gilbert

Meet The Two New BlackBerry Phones | Jason Gilbert | Posted 01.30.2013 | Technology

Research in Motion -- now officially called BlackBerry -- has finally unveiled its two new phones, the first devices to run on its brand-new BlackBerr...

RIM Isn't Called RIM Anymore

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 01.30.2013 | Technology

During the launch event for the BlackBerry 10 on Wednesday, Research In Motion, the BlackBerry's creator, made another big announcement: the Canadian ...

Why Is This Man Getting A BlackBerry 10 Tattoo!?

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 01.31.2013 | Technology

How psyched were you for the BlackBerry 10 launch?! (crickets) Either way, you'd be hard-pressed to match the enthusiasm of BlackBerry superfan Bri...

The New BlackBerrys Are (Finally) Here

AP | By PETER SVENSSON and ROB GILLIES | Posted 04.01.2013 | Technology

NEW YORK (AP) — After lengthy delays, Research In Motion Ltd. has unveiled its first two phones with the new BlackBerry 10 system. The Q10 will have...


Reuters | Euan Rocha | Posted 03.31.2013 | Technology

By Euan Rocha NEW YORK (Reuters) - The innovative line of BlackBerry smartphones that Research In Motion Ltd will formally unveil on We...

The Glimmer Of Hope For BlackBerry 10

AP | Posted 02.12.2013 | Technology

TORONTO (AP) — Canada's Research In Motion says the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency will launch a pilot program with its smartphones...

What Does BlackBerry 10 Have Against Winnie The Pooh?

Network World | Posted 02.06.2013 | Technology

A report surfaced earlier this week contending that BlackBerry OS 10 will include a list of 106 prohibited passwords designed to prevent the clueless ...

CEO Not Worried That BlackBerry 10 Will Crash And Burn Terribly

Reuters | Euan Rocha and Janet Guttsman | Posted 01.14.2013 | Technology

By Euan Rocha and Janet Guttsman WATERLOO, Ontario (Reuters) - A new line of BlackBerry 10 devices will provide Research In Motion with...

When Will BlackBerry 10 Devices Hit Shelves?

Reuters | Posted 01.13.2013 | Technology

WATERLOO (Reuters) - Research In Motion is confident that its new BlackBerry 10 devices will be 100 percent ready for the January 30 launch, and avail...

Jason Gilbert

How BlackBerry Is Like The Republican Party | Jason Gilbert | Posted 11.12.2012 | Technology

Stop me if this story sounds familiar: A once-dominant entity in the United States suddenly finds that its main opponent has surpassed it in overa...