BlackBerry shares leap prompted by strategy shift

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BlackBerry had big hopes for its future fortunes with the release this year of the new BlackBerry 10 operating system and devices running it. Although new phones such as the BlackBerry Z10 and others have been generally well received by BlackBerry fans, they haven’t exactly sparked a major turnaround just yet. However, news of a […]

BlackBerry 10 US launch turning sour with job losses

BlackBerry 10 US launch turning sour with job losses

Back towards the beginning of the year Canadian company RIM what it was known as then, launched its new operating system that the company was pinning its hopes on to reverse its flagging fortunes. The new hardware arrived in parts of Europe and Canada first but it was always felt that the acid test for […]

BBM for iPhone and Android in numerous battles

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It is no secret that BBM for Android and iPhone would help BlackBerry a lot in terms of revenue, and it would be a stream of income that would be extremely appreciated right now. This is why BlackBerry promised the BBM app would launch on iPhone and Android by the end of summer. While it […]

BlackBerry market share shrinks despite BB10 release

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The smartphone market is extremely competitive with the four main platforms battling it out to win consumers over to their offering. Apple’s iOS and Google’s Android platforms have long dominated the market as news emerges that BlackBerry’s market share continues to shrink despite the BB10 release. It has come to light that Microsoft’s Windows Phone […]

BlackBerry 10 launch and Z10 release helps company profits

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It has long been known that former BlackBerry maker RIM were in trouble as the company lost market share at an alarming rate, but it seems things are improving nicely as following its renaming along with the BlackBerry 10 launch and Z10 release, the company profits or lack of them are not as bad as […]

Windows Phone outsells iPhone and BlackBerry in some markets

Windows Phone outsells iPhone and BlackBerry in some markets

Most smartphone fans in recent times have been mainly split into two camps, Apple iPhone or Android. Times may be beginning to change though as new offerings have become available that gives consumers something else to consider, and now it is being reported that Windows Phone is outselling both the iPhone and BlackBerry in some […]

UK train times tickets and info via WP7 mobile app

UK train times tickets and info via WP7 mobile app

If you are in the United Kingdom and a frequent user of trains when getting out and about, and own a Windows Phone 7 smartphone there is a mobile app available that enables you to gain information on train times and cheap thicket for the first time on Windows Phone devices. The new Windows Phone […]

Considering leaving the falling BlackBerry

Considering leaving the falling BlackBerry

The falling sales of BlackBerry devices has been much publicized in recent times as the likes of the iPhone and Android platform have been taking away RIM’s market share. The company is seemingly working hard to turn things round though, but many users may be considering leaving the BlackBerry platform. It seems RIM are looking […]

Breaking contracts to be iPhone owner

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With so many smartphones available on the market, the decision of which to choose always comes down to personal preference. Android commands a wide range of high-end phones that offer everything that you could possibly need in a handheld device. On the other side, Apple although only really sporting one iPhone generation at a time, […]

Verizon iPhone sales singles out Android carriers

Verizon iPhone sales singles out Android carriers

The Verizon iPhone outsold each company running Android Phones, such as HTC, LG, Motorola and Samsung, and if you consider that Verizon sold 10.8 million iPhones in 2011 and in the same year 15 million Android phones were sold, it stands to reason that the Verizon iPhone outsold every single Android carrier, but we must […]