Tag: BlackBerry

BlackBerry has now stopped supporting all its old phones

BlackBerry is a brand name we haven’t heard about for a long time in the smartphone world as we all know, the likes of Android and the iPhone taking over. However, back in the 2000s, BlackBerry was all the rage and up until now, the company has supported its range of classic smartphones. The company has now announced that its older phones, running BlackBerry OS and BlackBerry 10 will no […]

BlackBerry phones will stop being manufactured this summer

BlackBerry is a very different company now compared to the early days of the smartphone revolution in 2007 when the iPhone was launched, the market share is very small and has been for a while too. Back in 2017 we ran a piece titled ‘BlackBerry is officially over’ and at that time in the final quarter of 2016, BlackBerry had only shipped 207,900 phones, whereas Apple had sold 77 million in […]

BlackBerry is officially over.

It’s such a tough yet easy question to answer. BlackBerry seemed to have it all, but in 4 short years they lost the market and the fan base. But what happened? Market share loss It has been said for a long while now, but success as it’s know is definitely now over for BlackBerry. As of today the total market share for the company has just dropped to effectively 0.0%. Things were […]

BlackBerry BBM now has free video calls for Android and iOS

BlackBerry is still slipping by the wayside with every passing day, but in an effort to stay relevant the company is still developing the once popular BBM messaging platform further to compete with the ever crowded instant messaging and video calling space with Facebook Messenger, Snapchat, WhatsApp, Hangouts, Skype, FaceTime all now offering free video calling you’d of thought the last thing we need is another video calling app but here […]