BlackBerry Is Considering Closing Its Offices in Sweden, Says Reuters

For now it seems a trivial news item, but that surprised anyone if it then triggers a series of important decisions for the company. The origin is the Reuters Agency, who They ensure that Blackberry is considering closing its offices in Sweden.

According to the statement from the Agency, this closure would mean the dismissal of some 100 people working in the Nordic country. An anonymous caller who have contacted ensures that the process has already been initiated, and the Canadian company is currently in talks with workers to start the negotiations of the dismissals. Continue reading

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BlackBerry Goes Shopping: Up to 150 Million Dollars Per WatchDox, More Security for BES12

BlackBerry already do not take as many mobile as they sound past – campaigns that your next phone will be Oslo – but it is still active. The last movement is a purchase, a great investment: they have bought WatchDox, a company related to the security of files on the Internet. Continue reading

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Porsche Design P’9983 Graphite, Opting for The Luxury and Distinction

It seems clear that BlackBerry you want to focus your sales in businesses other than pointing the immense competition that exist in the mobile market. The CEO made it clear that the important thing was companies, but it seems that there is still space for the distinction. Continue reading

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Revenues Fall in a BlackBerry That It Seizes The Benefits

BlackBerry He has presented the fiscal results for the fourth fiscal quarter of 2015, and in them the good management of John Chen, who brought to the Canadian firm of the red numbers to provide positive data in some sections is clear. Like this, the profit was $ 28 million, good news that contrasts with the fall in revenue, which has moved from the 976 million dollars in the same period of the year 2013 to 660 million this year. Continue reading

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And The Country That BlackBerry Is Still The Second Operating System Fee Is… Venezuela

Whenever different consulting published data in market share or sales of terminals according to your operating system see as while Android and iOS have a near duopoly with Windows Phone behind other operating systems often do not reach or 1% of share.

In that small space are recent creation options, as Firefox OS, or legends come unless, as Symbian or BlackBerry. But despite the reduced fee BlackBerry still maintains a stronghold where It is still the second option, just behind Android, Venezuela. Continue reading

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BlackBerry Prepares Four Telephones, One of Them with Sliding Keyboard and Curved Display

I just have one of those four phones, BlackBerry Leap is called and is intended to be part of the middle range of the Canadian company. There is nothing surprising in their specifications, which includes that it is a terminal with touch screen, no physical keyboard.

Most interesting seems the device introduced in image our news. It will be one of the new batch of phones, and is notable for a couple of things: curved screen and sliding keyboard. Continue reading

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BlackBerry Also Likes The Keyboard Type 2

We are going to get in position, Typo Keyboard is a accessory for iPhone with a physical keyboard, is added to the style BlackBerry. The design of the keys was never taste of the Canadian company, so that led their creators to courts, defeating temporarily the creators of the singular housing. Continue reading

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The CEO of BlackBerry Calls Is Obligated by Law to Develop Apps for All The OS

“All customers of mobile connectivity they should have access to any application “and legal content they want, and application and content providers should be banned from discriminating based on the operating system of the consumer”. These words appear in a letter that John Chen, CEO of BlackBerry, has sent to the United States Congress as a view of BlackBerry on the neutrality of the network. Continue reading

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16 Years of The First BlackBerry, 16 Unforgettable BlackBerrys

This is an article originally published in 2015, coinciding with the 16 birthday of BlackBerry, we have decided to recover after the news of the end of new BlackBerrys from in-house manufacturing.

Although perhaps they do not pass by your best time on BlackBerry this week are celebrating, since marks 16 years of the launch of its first device, the BlackBerry 850. And talk about device and not phone, because that first terminal seemed more like a medium look for PDA than a phone. Continue reading

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BlackBerry Loses 148 Billion in The Third Quarter, Following The Fight

BlackBerry financial results have not been too encouraging in the two previous quarters, but it is clear that the situation is significantly better than what you might expect from a company that many were dead a year ago.

Things are more or less the same after the presentation of results for the third fiscal quarter, in which the company has had some net of $ 148 million loss: revenues were reduced, again, because of the lower number of smartphones sold. Continue reading

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CNN Chooses The Best Ten CEOs of The Year; Mindful of The Second Best

Just the year 2014 and as usual this is the season of lists, summaries and rankings that try to put tag to all and to all those who have had some role in all kinds of areas. CNN is no exception to this trend, and it recently announced that for them is the CEO of the year.

That person is Tim Cook, Head of Apple, a company that is turning into gold everything he touches (or almost) and maintaining its privileged position in the technology marketplace. However, the choice of the CEO who has been second according to the jury of CNN is far more interesting: John Chen, CEO of BlackBerry. Continue reading

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BlackBerry Screen in Passport Size, Boasts Two New Colors Appear

Appeared after the Classic, it became us clear the price would not be a factor for purchase in the new product offering BlackBerry. In the higher range we have a Passport, designed to the professional world, with its screen as main attraction.

We have seen several times to the BlackBerry Passport running, and we like to see which orientation you want to give the Canadian company to the product. That sort of thing found it easily in commercial actions. In recent days they are launching ads where they want highlight the display above that of other products. Continue reading

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Thus Operate in The BlackBerry Classic Keyboard Shortcuts

Once known price and product, turn to teach us things that we do not know or expect to see running on the BlackBerry Classic. One of them are the shortcuts on the keyboard.

Taking advantage of so much physical key, and recalling the possibilities afforded us models like the BlackBerry Bold, the Canadian company has created a long list of accesses, that occur with a long press on a key. Continue reading

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BlackBerry Classic Begins Its Commercial Life in December, Will Cost 450 Dollars

Yesterday afternoon she was moved in BlackBerry themes, but nothing that I had to do with terminals, as it is the case that concerns us. After Passport, the following had to get was BlackBerry Classic.

In both cases we knew almost everything, between leaks and official information, we’ve been learning before their placing on the market. But we wanted to know an important detail, the price of the Classic model. Continue reading

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Few There Will Be News about Blackberry Smartphones by 2015: Now to Profit

The CEO of BlackBerry, John Chen, said on Reuters that two year plan to recover the good state of health of the company seems to go from strength to strength. Now they are focused on achieving benefits and they will not diversify its catalog launching too many devices.

Chen has made various cuts and has also appealed to the sale of some of its assets, In addition to consolidating agreements to reduce manufacturing costs or sell some properties that remained in Waterloo, Ontario, where are the company headquarters. Continue reading

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John Chen: BlackBerry Passport Demand Has Exceeded Our Expectations

BlackBerry CEO returns to be happy with the performance of their products on the market, was with the Z3, and now with the arrival of the top, BlackBerry Passport.

Chen points to a higher demand than expected for the device, clearly focused on the professional market. In fact, they consider that their product only interested in 30% of potential buyers, those who use Passport as a work tool. Continue reading

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