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The unlocked BlackBerry Priv gets a permanent price cut - Phone Arena

The unlocked BlackBerry Priv gets a permanent price cutPhone ArenaLess than a week after it announced what many investors and analysts regard as disappointing sales numbers for the first quarter of 2016, BlackBerry announced today that it is permanently cutting the BlackBerry Priv price to $649. Obviously, this is ...and more »

BlackBerry Drops The Price Of The Android-Powered Priv By $50 ($650) - Price Also Dropped In The UK And Europe - Android Police;

BlackBerry Drops The Price Of The Android-Powered Priv By $50 ($650) - Price Also Dropped In The UK And Europe - Android Police

Android PoliceBlackBerry Drops The Price Of The Android-Powered Priv By $50 ($650) - Price Also Dropped In The UK And EuropeAndroid PoliceThe BlackBerry Priv is nice. It really is! As the company's first full Android device it's impressive, and it's a downright godsend for all those users who've been starved for a high-end phone with a physical keyboard since the DROID 4 came out four ...and more »

BlackBerry Reduces Priv Price In Multiple Countries - Android Headlines - Android News

BlackBerry Reduces Priv Price In Multiple CountriesAndroid Headlines - Android NewsLate last year, Canadian smartphone manufacturer and specialist security software company, BlackBerry, released their first (official) device running the Android operating system. This is the BlackBerry Priv, based around a 5.4-inch, QHD high ...and more »

BlackBerry Smartphones Have Been Dead for Years - TechSpective;

BlackBerry Smartphones Have Been Dead for Years - TechSpective

TechSpectiveBlackBerry Smartphones Have Been Dead for YearsTechSpectiveCEOs have come and gone–falling gracefully with massive golden parachutes–while BlackBerry itself has been in virtual freefall for years. The company stubbornly insists on manufacturing new smartphones despite years of history and mountains of evidence ...and more »

BlackBerry Priv Price Cut Permanently - Ubergizmo;

BlackBerry Priv Price Cut Permanently - Ubergizmo

UbergizmoBlackBerry Priv Price Cut PermanentlyUbergizmoBlackBerry launched its first Android-powered smartphone last year. The most recently fiscal quarter results revealed that sales of the BlackBerry Priv missed expectations. The company isn't giving up on its hardware business yet and in a bid to ...and more »

You Can Now Sign Up For BlackBerry Priv Android Marshmallow Beta Program - Tech Times;

You Can Now Sign Up For BlackBerry Priv Android Marshmallow Beta Program - Tech Times

Tech TimesYou Can Now Sign Up For BlackBerry Priv Android Marshmallow Beta ProgramTech TimesBlackBerry announced the BlackBerry Priv Android 6.0 Marshmallow beta program. The Priv comes running on Android 5.1 Lollipop and the smartphone is expected to get Android Marshmallow in spring. ( Maurizio Pesce | Flickr ). BlackBerry Priv owners can ...and more »

Android 6.0 Marshmallow starts rolling out to BlackBerry Priv handsets - Inquirer;

Android 6.0 Marshmallow starts rolling out to BlackBerry Priv handsets - Inquirer

InquirerAndroid 6.0 Marshmallow starts rolling out to BlackBerry Priv handsetsInquirerBLACKBERRY HAS started to roll out Android 6.0 Marshmallow to Priv users following a short beta testing period. Android 6.0.1 is available for owners of unlocked BlackBerry Priv handsets now, and the INQUIRER received a notification this morning that ...and more »

BlackBerry Launches First Android Marshmallow Public Beta For Priv Users - Design & Trend;

BlackBerry Launches First Android Marshmallow Public Beta For Priv Users - Design & Trend

Design & TrendBlackBerry Launches First Android Marshmallow Public Beta For Priv UsersDesign & Trend(Photo : REUTERS/Dado Ruvic) Demand for the Android Marshmallow upgrade for the Priv has been high, and it seems that BlackBerry is finally giving users what they want. BlackBerry has announced that BlackBerry Priv owners can now take part in its first ...and more »

Blackberry Kicks Off Priv Android Marshmallow Beta Program - NDTV;

Blackberry Kicks Off Priv Android Marshmallow Beta Program - NDTV

NDTVBlackberry Kicks Off Priv Android Marshmallow Beta ProgramNDTVBlackBerry had last year confirmed that the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update for its Priv smartphone should start rolling out "sometime in the new year." The Canadian company has kicked off first Android Marshmallow beta program where it is inviting ...and more »

Blackberry Priv is Even More Dead than Apple iPhone SE - Clapway;

Blackberry Priv is Even More Dead than Apple iPhone SE - Clapway

ClapwayBlackberry Priv is Even More Dead than Apple iPhone SEClapwayIn an attempt to once again become relevant, Blackberry took a major gamble with Android. Based on their fiscal fourth quarter results, that gamble hasn't exactly paid off. The Priv smartphone was good in theory, but unfortunately, the Canadian company ...and more »

BlackBerry's Paid Privacy Features For BBM Are Now Free! - Design & Trend;

BlackBerry's Paid Privacy Features For BBM Are Now Free! - Design & Trend

Design & TrendBlackBerry's Paid Privacy Features For BBM Are Now Free!Design & Trend(Photo : REUTERS/Mark Blinch) BlackBerry's BBM chat service also added message editing and Private Chat features in the new update. BlackBerry has announced that its Retract and Timer privacy features for BBM are now free for Android, iOS and ...and more »

Privacy is your Privilege - Jamaica Observer;

Privacy is your Privilege - Jamaica Observer

Jamaica ObserverPrivacy is your PrivilegeJamaica ObserverThe Blackberry Priv is a late arrival to the Google Android party and is the company's first offering that brings incredible new features to the Android operating system (OS). Connecting and sharing is easier than it has ever been. The trusted business ...and more »

BlackBerry's BBM update for Android, iOS and BB10 adds enhanced privacy and more - Firstpost;

BlackBerry's BBM update for Android, iOS and BB10 adds enhanced privacy and more - Firstpost

FirstpostBlackBerry's BBM update for Android, iOS and BB10 adds enhanced privacy and moreFirstpostCanadian mobile manufacturing company BlackBerry on Monday launched a new BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) update that will provide users enhanced privacy and control over messages and content. The update, rolled for iOS, Android and BlackBerry ...and more »

BlackBerry beefs up BBM for all - The Star Online;

BlackBerry beefs up BBM for all - The Star Online

The Star OnlineBlackBerry beefs up BBM for allThe Star OnlineInclusive privacy app: The BBM app tweaks mean that whether on a BlackBerry, Android or iOS device, a message or image can be 'retracted' if sent in error and, like in Snapchat, make a missive ephemeral, setting a time limit on its existence ...and more »

BlackBerry BBM gets enhanced privacy features in new release - The Indian Express;

BlackBerry BBM gets enhanced privacy features in new release - The Indian Express

The Indian ExpressBlackBerry BBM gets enhanced privacy features in new releaseThe Indian ExpressBlackBerry has announced the launch of a new BBM release on iOS, Android and BlackBerry smartphones for enhanced privacy. 2. Shares. Facebook · Twitter · Google Plus · Whatsapp. By: Tech Desk | New Delhi | Updated: April 5, 2016 8:34 am. BlackBerry ...and more »

BlackBerry Priv Android Marshmallow beta signups now open - TechnoBuffalo;

BlackBerry Priv Android Marshmallow beta signups now open - TechnoBuffalo

TechnoBuffaloBlackBerry Priv Android Marshmallow beta signups now openTechnoBuffaloBlackBerry announced Monday that it's kicking off a beta trial of Android 6.0 Marshmallow for the BlackBerry Priv. It's not open to everyone just yet, so don't go jumping out of your chair. BlackBerry said, so far, its focus has been on providing ...and more »

Some BBM premium features now free - Android Authority (blog);

Some BBM premium features now free - Android Authority (blog)

Android Authority (blog)Some BBM premium features now freeAndroid Authority (blog)If someone were to shoot a montage of the corporate history of BlackBerry, it would almost have to be overscored by “The Times They are A-Changin'” by Bob Dylan. The company has been struggling to assert and adapt its identity ever since touchscreen ...and more »

Xiaomi Mi5 vs BlackBerry Priv: Vote best smartphone – Mobile Madness 2016 - TechnoBuffalo;

Xiaomi Mi5 vs BlackBerry Priv: Vote best smartphone – Mobile Madness 2016 - TechnoBuffalo

TechnoBuffaloXiaomi Mi5 vs BlackBerry Priv: Vote best smartphone – Mobile Madness 2016TechnoBuffaloWelcome to another round of Mobile Madness, we're cruising through the quarter finals and soon we'll be ready to crown the winner of this year's fan-voted phone of the year. Editor's note: Apologies for yesterday's poll, the technical issue has been ...and more »

BBM's premium security features now free to all users - Phone Arena;

BBM's premium security features now free to all users - Phone Arena

Phone ArenaBBM's premium security features now free to all usersPhone ArenaStarting today, two features on BBM that had required a paid BBM subscription, are now available to all users of the messaging app for free. The first feature, Retract, allows you to delete a message after it has already been sent to somebody. This is ...and more »

Is It Time For BlackBerry To Finally Dump Its Smartphone Business? - Investor's Business Daily;

Is It Time For BlackBerry To Finally Dump Its Smartphone Business? - Investor's Business Daily

Investor's Business DailyIs It Time For BlackBerry To Finally Dump Its Smartphone Business?Investor's Business DailyThere was a time when BlackBerry (BBRY) was the king of smartphones, until Apple (AAPL) rattled the world by introducing the iPhone in 2007. Users of the BlackBerry phone were once known as "crackberry" addicts for their intense loyalty. But sales of ...and more »