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Does BlackBerry have new Android devices in development?

BlackBerry Ltd. just can’t stop, won’t stop. Even as the Canadian smartphone maker begins phasing out its Classic model after...

July 8th, 2016 Dave Yin

Classic no more: BlackBerry to phase out its iconic smartphone

A week after it was revealed that the U.S. Senate, one of BlackBerry Ltd.'s largest remaining enterprise customers, would no...

July 6th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

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BlackBerry CEO remains optimistic despite Q1 loss

Though his company announced a first-quarter loss of more than $600 million USD today, BlackBerry Ltd. CEO John Chen remains...

June 23rd, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

BlackBerry CEO John Chen shows off the company's Passport handset in this undated photo.

BlackBerry aims to make handset business profitable within current fiscal year

BlackBerry Ltd. has given itself the remainder of the current fiscal year, which ends next March, to return its handset...

June 22nd, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

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#ITWCchats Twitter Recap: Will state-sanctioned hacks make encryption irrelevant?

Update: Thanks again to Nandini Jolly of CryptoMill Technologies Inc. and Laura Tribe of Open Media, and all other participants...

May 31st, 2016 Dave Yin

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BlackBerry CEO reassures customers of mobile device security in wake of RCMP reveal

BlackBerry Ltd. is defending itself in light of revelations that it had given the RCMP the global encryption key to its personal...

April 19th, 2016 Dave Yin

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The RCMP has had power to intercept BlackBerry messages for years: report

It looks like while the U.S. continues its national debate over privacy versus security in the form of the Apple-FBI...

April 15th, 2016 Dave Yin

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Dell bolsters position in Canada as it works to close EMC deal: Humphries

While Brian Humphries, president of enterprise solutions sales and strategy for Dell Inc., was in Toronto for Dell's Power to Do...

April 14th, 2016 Brian Jackson


Priv’s poor reception pushes BlackBerry back to mid-range smartphone market

It may have become a beloved fixture in the IT World Canada offices, but first-quarter sales were soft for BlackBerry's...

April 13th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood