BlackBerry scores multi-million dollar security contract with U.S. Government

BlackBerry this week announced it will be working with the U.S. government to both enhance the federal emergency mass notification...

July 21st, 2016 Ryan Patrick

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

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


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

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BlackBerry refuses Pakistan’s monitoring request, must exit country

BlackBerry will be forced to cease operations in Pakistan on Dec. 30 after refusing the government its request to monitor...

November 30th, 2015 Brian Jackson

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BlackBerry’s John Chen wants net neutrality on content and app level

BlackBerry CEO John Chen weighed in on the net neutrality discussion in the United States calling for a more “holistic...

January 22nd, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

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How CIOs could make the ‘BlackBerry Classic’ strategy their own

John Chen is not a CIO, but when he took over BlackBerry he faced a situation that many of his...

December 17th, 2014 Shane Schick