BlackBerry (formerly RIM) has traditionally enjoyed success in the enterprise with its secure operating system and business-friendly handsets. BlackBerry's beachhead remains the enterprise, but it faces emerging threats from a bevy of rival devices. Can BlackBerry devices inspire gadget lust in the enterprise and consumer markets?
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In one of our longest podcasts ever, Kevin and I covered a huge number of new mobile devices. We are excited about current and future products in the mobile space.
There are some outstanding smartphones available for the business user and in this article Matthew Miller identifies the best ones running iOS, Android, Windows Phone, and BlackBerry.
The new BlackBerry Passport hardware QWERTY keyboard is unlike anything you have ever used before so take a look through Matthew Miller's gallery and optimize your keyboard experience.
BlackBerry needed to go back to its hardware QWERTY roots. With the Passport they did just that and a whole lot more.
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Forrester Research gives BlackBerry props on its enterprise mobility management rankings in contrast to Gartner.
Smartwatches, tap-and-pay, and health monitoring are all very well, but the smartphone essentials still matter most.
The mobile giant is well on the road to recovery, thanks to new leadership, but there's still a long way to go yet.
BlackBerry is trying to square the circle with its new business-focused smartphone.
Like a muscle car, BlackBerry's Passport is strong, quirky, has a healthy dose of nostalgia and likely a limited audience. The Passport won't be a bring-your-own-device superstar, but may find a niche in regulated industries.
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