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Leak shutters plans to roll out BlackBerry Messenger on iOS and Android this week

BlackBerry's messenger app for Android and iPhone will not roll out this week as the company struggles to block an unreleased version of the Android app that affected its system.

Canada's Fairfax offers to acquire BlackBerry in $4.7 billion deal

A consortium led by Canada's Fairfax Financial Holdings offers to acquire struggling smartphone maker BlackBerry.

BlackBerry cuts 4500 jobs, loses nearly $1 billion in Q2

With over a third of its staff gone and with its stock continuing to drop, it looks like we're close to the end of BlackBerry.

BlackBerry messaging service rolls out to Android and iPhone this weekend

While layoff rumors fly, BlackBerry is moving ahead with plans to roll out its popular BBM messaging service to Android and iPhone devices.

New 5-inch BlackBerry Z30 still carries the same old stench of death

Yes, it looks like a nice phone. No, it won't save BlackBerry.

Snowden leaks show UK and US spies have cracked BlackBerry's BES encryption

The U.S. National Security Agency is able to read messages sent via a corporate BlackBerry Enterprise Server (BES), according to a report by German news magazine Der Spiegel. The purpose of this spying is economic or political, and not to counter terrorism, the magazine hints.

Touchscreens won't kill the keyboard -- entirely, Microsoft researcher says

If touchscreens eventually become the new normal, does this mean an end to legacy keyboards, as well as devices like the BlackBerry Q10? Not entirely, researchers believe.

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Grim future ahead for fans of “worthless” BlackBerry

The question is not whether BlackBerry will survive, it's whether you'll be using Android or iOS when it dies.

RIM CEO Thorsten Heins introduces the BlackBerry Z10 and the Q10.

BlackBerry's 5 bad calls that doom the company

BlackBerry has announced that it is has essentially put itself up for sale. So where did it all go wrong for Canadian firm which was once a leader in the mobile industry?

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BlackBerry turns back to old OS for 9720 smartphone

BlackBerry has launched the 9720 smartphone running the 7 OS in a bid to stay relevant in the growing low end of the smartphone market.