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BlackBerry takeover bid values company at $4.7bn

BlackBerry takeover bid values company at $4.7bn

By 23 September 2013

BlackBerry has confirmed that it has received an offer from one of its largest shareholders to take the company private. The offer, put forward by a consortium backed by Fairfax Financial sees the company valued at $4.7bn or $9 a share. Although promising,... >>

Apple's new iPhone sales: How do they compare to Samsung, HTC, Nokia and BlackBerry?

Apple's new iPhone sales: How do they compare to Samsung, HTC, Nokia and BlackBerry?

By 23 September 2013

Apple has announced that combined sales of its iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C smartphones have topped nine million units in just three days. That's almost 35 phones per second. This could partly be down to the fact that Apple shipped its new devices in 11 markets... >>

BlackBerry 10 C-series smartphone, a mix between Z and Q, leaks in photo

BlackBerry 10 C-series smartphone, a mix between Z and Q, leaks in photo

By 23 September 2013

Despite BlackBerry announcing 40 per cent staff cuts, it's still ploughing on with new devices, apparently. This 10 C-series smartphone was leaked online, suggesting we can look forward to another touchscreen member of the BlackBerry family. The BlackBerry... >>

BlackBerry announces plans to cut 4,500 jobs - 40 per cent of its staff

BlackBerry announces plans to cut 4,500 jobs - 40 per cent of its staff

By 20 September 2013

Times at BlackBerry become more grim, as the company has announced official plans to cut 4,500 jobs, or 40 per cent of its global workforce. Before the news hit the wire, BlackBerry suspended public trading. Along with the job cuts, BlackBerry also announced... >>

BlackBerry reportedly slashing up to 40 per cent of its staff

BlackBerry reportedly slashing up to 40 per cent of its staff

By 18 September 2013

Even with a new flagship on its hands, times are still looking tough at BlackBerry. According to a report from The Wall Street Journal, the Canadian smartphone-maker is planning to lay off 40 per cent of a workforce of about 12,700, in what would be... >>

BBM for Android to land 21 September, BBM for iPhone on 22 September

BBM for Android to land 21 September, BBM for iPhone on 22 September

By 18 September 2013

BlackBerry has just announced that BBM for Android and iPhone will release on 21 September and 22 September, respectively. The company confirmed the app's availability via a blog post and tweet: "That’s right BBM fans - the iconic mobile social network... >>

Pick up a BlackBerry Z30 early on 27 September with Carphone Warehouse and Selfridges

Pick up a BlackBerry Z30 early on 27 September with Carphone Warehouse and Selfridges

By 18 September 2013

If you liked the look of BlackBerry's quietly announced Z30 smartphone the wait to get one might not be too painful. The phone will go on sale across the UK on 30 September. But Carphone Warehouse will be stocking the 5-inch handset at its concession... >>

BlackBerry Z30 vs BlackBerry Z10: What's the difference?

BlackBerry Z30 vs BlackBerry Z10: What's the difference?

By 18 September 2013

BlackBerry has announced another a new addition to its range of all-touch smartphones operating on the BB10 platform - the Blackberry Z30. The handset is the largest in the company's portfolio, but at £600, what will you get for your money and how is... >>

BlackBerry Z30 official: 5-inch, BB10.2 available 26 September (updated)

BlackBerry Z30 official: 5-inch, BB10.2 available 26 September (updated)

By 18 September 2013

BlackBerry has officially announced the much-rumoured BlackBerry Z30. Pocket-lint revealed on Sunday that the new phone was due to be launched this week and we've been proved right. The new BlackBerry 10.2 handset is the manufacturer's largest yet, with... >>

BBM for Android to land 20 September as three-month Samsung exclusive? (Updated)

BBM for Android to land 20 September as three-month Samsung exclusive? (Updated)

By 16 September 2013

Another day, another tidbit about where BBM is and when we can finally get our hands on it. The latest news comes from Samsung Mobile Nigeria, which tweeted on Monday that BlackBerry's cross-platform messenger would be available for Android on 20 September. Update... >>