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Blackberry Reports Profit

Good news amidst dwindling profits for BlackBerry, It has posted better-than-expected quarterly earnings, offering signs its turnaround efforts may be beginning to gain traction. However, a larger-than-expected drop in revenue gave investors cause for concern. The stock of the company fell 2.5% to $9.07 in premarket Nasdaq trading. Waterloo, Ontario-based BlackBerry reported net profit of

Blackberry To Buy German Firm Secusmart

BlackBerry is all set to buy a privately held German firm, Secusmart, that specializes in voice and data encryption. The company intends to burnish its credentials with highly security-conscious clients like government ‎agencies. The Waterloo, Ontario-based smartphone maker did not disclose the terms of its deal to acquire Secusmart GmbH, which specializes in encryption and

Blackberry’s Revenue Dips By 64 Percents

The woes of BlackBerry appear far from over. The company managed to sold 1.1 million smartphones, running the BlackBerry 10 OS in Q4, suffering a net loss of $ 423 million during the company’s fiscal fourth quarter. Revenue for the fourth quarter of BlackBerry’s fiscal 2014, which ended March 1, was approximately $976 million, down

Buy A “Safe” Blackberry For $2,770

Despite lagging behind, Blackberries continue to be favourite among corporations and government agencies because of its high levels of security. The latest Secusmart GmbH provides an even more secure BlackBerry device for the paranoid consumer. Previously, these uber-safe devices weren’t available to just any buyer, now, if you’ve got $2,770, you can nab yourself one

Blackberry To Come Up With Z3 And Q20 Smartphones

BlackBerry has announced the launch of two new devices. The first device is the much leaked BlackBerry Z3, which will be an all touch device and will be exclusively available in Indonesia. BlackBerry Z3 features a 5 inch display and comes with BlackBerry 10 OS version 10.2.1. The device will go on sale in April

Blackberry To Provide Free Voice Calls On BBM By February

Smartphone maker BlackBerry will introduce free voice calls on its instant messenger app over next month through an update which will also allow users to surf and create BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) channels, share content and geographical location on the go. The Canadian company that had launched BBM voice for BB 10 users last year, will

BlackBerry Co-Founder Cuts Stake

Founder and former executive of BlackBerry, Mike Lazaridis, has cut his stake in the company. Mr. Lazaridis reported in a regulatory filing that a holding company he controls sold 3.5 million shares for about $27.4 million. He owned about 5.7 percent of the company. The former executive has, however, offered no explanation for the sale