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BlackBerry Is Very Much Alive – Says CEO

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BlackBerry CEO John Chen has been on the CEO position recently, a month to be precise, but his intention is clear in his bold statement that BlackBerry isn’t going anywhere. And to further justify that sentiment, Chen issued today an open letter to the company’s enterprise customers saying “Our ‘for sale’ sign has been taken down and we are here to stay.”

Chen also stated that enterprise will be a leading focus for BlackBerry in the months and … Continue reading

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More changes in the CEO line for Blackberry

It looks like the Canadian firm is going through some difficult times and is constantly changing CEOs in order to find the best way to proceed with its future in the mobile phone industry.

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Roger Martin is the last member of the Board that resigned his place (he was in Blackberry since 2007) but the removal of COO (Chief Operating Officer), CMO (Chief Marketing Officer) and CFO (Chief Financial Officer) of Blackberry were much more important the past couple of months.

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Blackberry’s BBM for Android is in Beta testing

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According to CrackBerry.com, the new BBM Beta for Android has been given to those groups that participate in the beta testing. Most of beta testers will still have to wait to use it, but the important thing is that there are signs that there is movement on this issue.

The UI of the new BBM beta for Android has received more polish. There is also a welcome screen explaining that the notifications are now present. The notifications running in … Continue reading

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Latest BBM Update Finally Brings Voice Call, Channels, And More

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Blackberry promised to bring in more features for BBM this year, particularly the addition of voice chats and channels, two of which what makes them unable to compete with the likes of whatsapp and viber. And now after a month of beta testing, the company has finally fulfilled it’s promised as the app has been updated with tons of new features.

Two of the most noteworthy addition to the app is voice calls and BBM channels, … Continue reading

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Serious Vulnerability Found In Samsung KNOX

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With BlackBerry stepping down on the enterprise market, Samsung looks to be the new go-to manufacturer for the business class consumers by introducing the KNOX security software. If you aren’t familiar with KNOX yet, it works by integrating itself with Android’s framework and the device hardware to create a container, as a separate place for storing data and keeping it safe.

But it looks like Samsung needs to do more refining on their KNOX software as according to cyber-security … Continue reading

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BBM To Feature Voice Chat And Channels Next Year

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BlackBerry’s BBM for Android has been quite a hit with millions of downloads in just it’s first week. But it still faces some criticisms as it’s features still lacks compared to other IM apps. But the good news is that BlackBerry intends to face those criticisms and improve BBM come 2014.

BlackBerry’s first plan for BBM in 2014 is to add BBM Voice and BBM Channels. If you notice, both features are already available for current BBM users … Continue reading

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