In a rather unexpected turn of events on the business side of BlackBerry, a report from Reuters claims that several large tech companies are currently discussing the possibly of bidding on BlackBerry – including Cisco Systems, Google, and SAP.
Today, Samsung has announced that the upcoming BBM™ app will be available in the Google Play and the Samsung App store soon and available to all Samsung GALAXY smartphone consumers across Africa. Says George Ferreira, VP and COO of Samsung Electronics Africa: “At Samsung we are all about collaboration, innovation and driving consumer experience based […]
It seems like trolling is not for the fans alone as Samsung recently released an ad directly bashing the iPhone and especially BlackBerry. The video shows a guy sending emails while watching a game on his Galaxy Note in an effort to highlight the device’s multi-tasking capabilities, that’s great but not when you are appealling […]
When cell phones first hit the market back in the 1990s they were big, expensive, heavy and only ever used by businessmen with more money than sense. Then as time and technology progressed the phones became smaller, cheaper and found their niche in the mass market – they had reached their tipping point where everyone […]
BlackBerry users will now have access to Samsung’s ChatOn as its availability was announced for iOS, BlackBerry, Android.If you’re unfamiliar with ChatOn, “ChatOn is an ideal IM tool for the mobile device user who wants to stay instantly connected to colleagues, friends and family, irrespective of the mobile device or feature phone that they use […]
According to a study done by the WSD (Wireless Data Services), Android handsets break more than BlackBerry and or Apple. Over a 12 month period WDS has tracked how consumers interact with the Android ‘ecosystem’, including analysis of 600,000 technical support calls, to identify the platform’s ‘cost-of-ownership’for operators. Their findings concluded that many operator systems and […]
Being the stats nerd that I am along with being a huge BlackBerry fannatic, I couldn’t help but to post on this article that surfaced which has measured the BlackBerry brand value over recent years. According to the study from Brand Finance, the BlackBerry brand value has decreased by almost 25% since January of this year. The London-based […]