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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This isn't the first time BlackBerry has taken a public potshot at a rival, but in the Blackphone case, the firm has met its mouthy match.
The company's announcement of its healthcare offering in India, which leverages the offerings of both its acquisitions Nanthealth and QNX, could transform the healthcare landscape in the country, and perhaps even the world
There are some good deals on BlackBerry 10 hardware and I couldn't resist giving the Z30 a test. It may be a short-term test though as I still find Android and Windows Phone to be better.
Kevin is revisiting Windows Phone and Matt is checking out BlackBerry 10 again as the summer progresses.
BBM is available on BlackBerry, iOS, and Android and will soon be available on Windows Phone.
BlackBerry is making promises that BES12 will be backward compatible, manage iOS and Android and potentially get you out of your enterprise mobility management pickle. The burden of proof, however,...
BlackBerry's Passport has inspired a lot of head-scratching, but the company reckons it does have a good reason for going out on a square limb.
Blackberry's future will almost certainly not hinge on the sales of phones like the Z3 in hot emerging markets like India. Instead, it plans on re-inventing itself as a service company.
BlackBerry managed to grow its pile of cash in the first quarter due to one-time events. But better-than-expected results now allow it to back up its bluster as it counters the fear, uncertainty and doubt missiles launched by rivals.
BlackBerry is in the midst of turning from hardware to services, and the restructuring appears to be fruitful. The company still experienced losses in Q1, but the financial result is not as bad as expected.
While BlackBerry 10.3 users will also have to access some apps via the BlackBerry World app store, the process makes the app download process far simpler than it's been up to this point.
BBM Protected uses the FIPS 140-2 validated cryptographic library, which BlackBerry touts as bringing a higher level of security to messages sent between its line of smartphones.
The UK's IT security agency CESG has updated recommendations for using of new devices.
There is a world of operating systems beyond Android and iOS. Will any of them lock down third place? Can any of them give Google or Apple a run for the top spots?
The one thing keeping BlackBerry in business is its enterprise base. They need to be managed by its mobile device management software. The move is surprising to say the least.