BlackBerry to unveil two Android smartphones in 2016

BlackBerry to unveil two Android smartphones in 2016

One of the major smartphone sellers in the world, Blackberry would be unveiling two new smartphones this year

BBM now available for Windows Phone users

BlackBerry will make its popular messaging app BBM available to users of Windows phones.

BBM for Windows Phone and Nokia X soon

BlackBerry will roll out its popular instant messaging service BBM for Windows Phone and upcoming Nokia X smartphones in the next few months.

BlackBerry 10 OS updated with new lock screen feature, FM radio

The latest version 10.2.1 also includes offline reading mode in the web browser, better management of the BlackBerry hub for notifications, and support for group messages over email or SMS.

BlackBerry partners Micromax, Spice and Zen for BBM

After introducing popular BBM to Android and iOS users, BlackBerry Wednesday said it will partner handset makers from India, like Micromax, Spice and Zen, other nations to pre-install the popular messaging app on their smartphones.

BlackBerry rolls out 'Twitter-like' BBM Channels messaging service

BlackBerry has rolled out its own social network, called BBM Channels, similar to a Twitter-like service that'll allow companies and celebrities to directly engage with fans.

BlackBerry, Facebook met over potential bid: Report

BlackBerry executives met with their counterparts at Facebook last week over a potential bid for the struggling Canadian phone-maker, The Wall Street Journal reported Wednesday.

BBM gets over 20 mn new users on Android and iPhone devices

The BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) now has more than 80 million active users across BlackBerry, Android and iPhone devices globally, the company said in a statement.

BlackBerry Z30 unveiled in India at Rs 39,990

In a fresh bid to check its falling market share, smartphone maker BlackBerry Thursday unveiled premium flagship offering Z30 featuring its latest operating system 10.2 version in India priced at Rs 39,990.

BBM on Android and iPhone instant hit with 10 million downloads in 24 hours!

The sinking smartphone maker revealed that in just 24 hours BBM has been downloaded over 10 million times by Android and iPhone users, one of the best single-day openings for a mobile app to date.

Over 10 mn BBM downloads on rival phones in 24 hrs of launch

Canadian handset maker BlackBerry said its popular chat application BBM for rival Android-based handsets and iPhones has witnessed over 10 million downloads in the first 24 hours of its re-launch.

Meet Prem Watsa - the BlackBerry Limited buyer!

Just over a year ago, Watsa said BlackBerry was a "Canadian success story," a good buy and a likely turnaround story even though its market share was tumbling.

Mobile chat apps overtake SMS for first time ever

The amount of messages being sent using instant chat apps, such as Whatsapp and BlackBerry Messenger, has overtaken the traditional SMS messages for the first time ever.

Unmukt could feel cup in hand 3 days ago

"I can feel the Cup in my hands" -- this was Unmukt Chand`s BBM status a good 72 hours before he led India to their third Under-19 cricket World Cup trophy in Townsville, Australia today.

Online shops, BBM, OVI under IT lens

Subscription-based interactive websites and online payment terminals have been placed under the scanner to develop actionable intelligence on cross-border transactions.

RIM now faces legal challenge on "BBM" trademark

Research In Motion, still smarting over having to change the name of its yet-to-come operating system.

RIM now faces legal challenge on "BBM" trademark

Research In Motion, still smarting over having to change the name of its yet-to-come operating system.

RIM now faces legal challenge on 'BBM' trademark

It changed its name to BBM in the 1960s and to BBM Canada in the early 1990s.

RIM unveils new cloud-based music service

A BlackBerry user will be able to select up to 50 songs to add to their BBM Music profile from a catalogue of some 10 mn tracks.

RIM unveils new cloud-based music service

A BlackBerry user will be able to select up to 50 songs to add to their BBM Music profile from a catalogue of some 10 mn tracks.