Tag Archives: BlackBerry

[Update: Probably Not] BlackBerry Messenger Coming To Android June 27th, According To T-Mobile UK

BlackBerry recently announced that their famous BlackBerry Messenger is coming to Android, and with any announcement without a release date, rumors started flying. However, it seems that T-Mobile UK may have let their tongue slip on Twitter. The T-Mobile UK Twitter (@TMobileUK) posted this tweet earlier today: Great news – BlackBerry Messenger will… Read more

Samsung Continues To Dominate Android Profits, Global Shipments As Windows Phone Overtakes BlackBerry

Oh how the mighty have fallen as another piece of bad news surfaces for the BlackBerry crowd as new figures suggest the once giant smartphone OS has dropped to fourth in global shipments. There’s no question that Android at 75% and iOS at 17.3% of the total global smartphone market in the first quarter 2013 have the clear lead. Still, Microsoft saw an… Read more

Poll: Will You Use BlackBerry Messenger For Android?

Back in 2009, I had a rad BlackBerry 8900 on T-Mobile and loved that phone.  I also loved using BlackBerry Messenger because I could get around having to pay for a large texting package with my unlimited data plan.  I think I had the lowest texting plan I could which was like 250 texts a month which suited me fine with me and my BBM.  I still… Read more

IDC: iPhone And Android Surpasses Blackberry In Enterprise

The hits just keep on coming for Blackberry. It looks like Blackberry will lose its top spot in the world of enterprise thanks to the overwhelming demand for iPhones and Android phones. The IDC reported that for the first time in 2012, iPhones and Android phones will surpass Blackberries in enterprise. IDC forecasted that employee-liable (employee… Read more

RIM Head Honcho “Seriously” Considered Android

RIM CEO, Thorsten Heins, had an interview with the Telegraph last Thursday, admitting that RIM simply can’t keep up with Samsung and Apple. That is, at least not without outside help. However, he went on to say RIM “made a conscious decision not to go to Android,” after seeing the struggles of manufactures like HTC and Motorola as of late. “If you… Read more

RIM CEO Carries Galaxy S III As Second Phone

The CEO of RIM, Thorsten Heins, has stated that he uses an Android device as his second phone. Is this surprising? Not really. Business people tend to carry around two phones, and when they do, what’s the point of having the same two phones? His main phone is Blackberry, which is good because he is passionate about his company, but I see nothing wrong… Read more