Blackberry

  • Jaguar Land Rover signs BlackBerry in technology partnership, will run future version of QNX

    BlackBerry and Jaguar Land Rover have announced the 2 companies have entered into a multi-year agreement. This new agreement will see the pair collaborate and develop technology for the next-generation of vehicles. BlackBerry will license its QNX platform and Certicom technology (software and hardware solutions along with over 450 patents)...
  • The decision to move SYNC3 to QNX was the right one

    In December last year, Ford announced the big shift from Microsoft’s Automotive platform to Blackberry’s QNX. Many reported this as a breakup between the two giants, but Ford insisted the relationship was still strong, despite the move. QNX currently holds around 60% market share of all in-car infotainment systems...
  • BlackBerry stock up almost 30% on report of Samsung acquisition

      Blackberry stock has jumped almost 30% this morning with a report from Reuters that Samsung Electronics are looking to acquire them. The report says Samsung are most interested in BlackBerry’s patent portfolio, sourcing ‘people familiar with the matter’. The talks are reported to be as advanced as Samsung...
  • Blackberry’s upcoming 5-inch flagship showed off in a leaked video

    A short, but very revealing video has just hit YouTube showing off Blackberry 10 on what looks to be a 5-inch screen. The phone itself looks much like a Blackberry Z10 had a love child with the HTC One but unfortonately the leaked specs claim that it keeps the...
  • Review: Blackberry Q10

    It’s very rare to see a phone come out with a QWERTY keyboard these days, in fact, there aren’t any that are relevant anymore – except one – Blackberry’s Q10. The device packs the new Blackberry 10 operating system as seen on the Z10, shrinks the screen a little...
  • Blackberry Q10 launching in Australia next month

    While I currently have a Blackberry Q10 device in my hot little hands, writing up a review – Blackberry today has confirmed that the device will be sold though Optus and Telstra from Monday July 1st and Tuesday July 2nd, respectively. It will also be sold off contract at Harvey...
  • Blackberry to release BBM on Android and iOS

    During their Blackberry Live conference, Blackberry has just announced that their extremely popular BBM messaging platform will be coming to Android and iOS as a free app this winter. The app will support iOS devices running iOS 6 and Android devices with 4.0 or above. Blackberry CEO, Thorsten Heins...
  • Review: Blackberry Z10, the best Blackberry yet [Sponsored]

    Blackberry needed to make a substantial change to modernise their business and update their products to match current day consumer expectations. The Blackberry Z10 is the first of many phones that will run the brand new Blackberry 10 operation system, completely rewritten, it’s a refreshingly new OS. In the...
  • Blackberry’s CEO doubts tablets

    His company isn’t going all too flash and the tablet market is soaring. I guess it makes sense when you hear that Blackberry’s CEO  Thorsten Heins thinks that no one will be using tablets in 5 years time. In an interview with Bloomberg, Heins said that “In five years I don’t...