Budget BlackBerry Device Codenamed “Kopi” Leaked Extensively, but Nobody Knows When It’ll Be Official
A low-end BlackBerry device, codenamed “Kopi”, has been extensively leaked on a Vietnamese forum. Virtually every angle of the “Kopi” has been snapped, including the removable battery, and even side by side with the BlackBerry Q5.
BlackBerry has begun rolling out the latest – and final – update for the BlackBerry PlayBook tablet. The update, known as OS 22.214.171.1247, is primarily a bug-fix update alongside updates to Adobe Flash Player and Adobe AIR.
BlackBerry CEO John Chen is taking a hard stance against those who leak out sensitive information about the company’s upcoming projects, including future devices, to the media. The company will now pursue legal action against people who leak confidential information about a future product with the intention of making it public.
Remember the very familiar looking QWERTY keyboard accessory for the iPhone 5/5S called Typo? BlackBerry filed a lawsuit against the accessory earlier this year and the judge has just announced the Canadian company’s lawsuit is “likely to prevail”, thus giving Typo a temporary sales ban.
This year, we have seen more high quality, high end smartphones that are all separated by a hairs width leading us to ask the question: “Are we in a golden age for the flagship smartphone?” Seeing as how there are multiple choices right at the top of the price point, each with its very own […]
An extensive set of screenshots have appeared online, showing off what appears to be BlackBerry 10.3, the next major update for the BlackBerry 10 platform. Besides a subtle change in colour theme, what appears to set tongues wagging is the prospect of a Siri-like voice assistant baked into BlackBerry 10.
BlackBerry is trying out advertising via sponsored content on its BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) messaging app. Currently in beta testing among select users, the move will see BlackBerry monetize the free app and attempt to maintain a clean user experience for BBM users.
BlackBerry appears to be expanding on the BBM Money pilot in Indonesia. Re/code reports that BlackBerry Enterprise Unit President John Sims who said that the money movement is an important thing, and that BB is meeting with partners to explore the market.
BlackBerry has announced their next two phones in the Z3 and Q20. The 5inch Z3, which was codenamed Jakarta, will be launched in Indonesia in April – with more markets to join it after than. This might be a strategy from BlackBerry to alternate between Indonesia and Malaysia for the initial market. The Z3 is […]
In general, there were quite a number of good news for Nokia fans from Barcelona today. One such news is that BlackBerry Messenger is coming to Nokia Lumia devices, as confirmed by Stephen Elop during the company’s MWC press conference. The app is not exclusive to Lumia devices though as it will also be made […]
It looks like BlackBerry Malaysia has lowered the price of its BlackBerry 10 devices, once again. And unlike HTC’s recent price revision for its smartphones, BlackBerry’s price drop for the Z10, Q10, Q5 and Z30 is more of a price avalanche: effective immediately, the BlackBerry Z10 and Q5 is now retailing at only RM818 – RM1370 […]
The guys over at N4BB have gotten their hands on some information that will make BlackBerry fans and the BlackBerry curious really happy. The upcoming BlackBerry Z3 (codenamed Jakarta) will be the “true” entry level device, the Q5 being actually a mid-range device. The Z3 retains a little of what the Z10 was in terms […]