BlackBerry Announces First Major Device Software Licensing Agreement With Joint Venture PT BB Merah Putih

Agreement With Joint Venture Reinforces Continued Momentum in BlackBerry’s Software Licensing Strategy for Mobility Solutions Business WATERLOO, ON and JAKARTA, INDONESIA–(Marketwired – Sept. 28, 2016) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a global software leader in securing, connecting and mobilizing enterprises, announced an agreement with newly formed joint venture PT BB Merah Putih to license BlackBerry software […]

BlackBerry Announces Appointment of Steven Capelli as Chief Financial Officer

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Sept. 28, 2016) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB) today announced the appointment of Steven Capelli as Chief Financial Officer. Capelli brings 25 years of executive experience in the software and technology industry with a strong track record for driving profitable growth and increased operational efficiencies across business and corporate functions. “I am pleased […]

BlackBerry Reports 89% Year Over Year Growth in GAAP Software and Services Revenue for Q2 Fiscal 2017; Company Announces New Strategic Direction for Mobility Solutions

Non-GAAP Software and Services Revenue Increases 111% Year Over Year Record Non-GAAP Gross Margin of 62%; GAAP Gross Margin of 29% Gartner Names BlackBerry the Leader in All Critical Capabilities for High-Security Mobility WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Sept. 28, 2016) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a global software leader in securing, connecting and mobilizing enterprises, today reported […]

BlackBerry Argon’s official name is the DTEK 60

So late last I received a BBM from our friend @BBSuperAbuser, with a PDF attachment.  I went ahead an opened it up and boom! I was hit with the list of leaked specs for the BlackBerry DTEK 60. The details for the DTEK 60 also included a side-by-side comparison of the DTEK 50 and DTEK […]

BlackBerry Offers Cross-Platform Solution for Secure Voice and Data Communications

BlackBerry and Samsung Supply the First Spy-Proof Tablets to the German Government BERLIN, GERMANY–(Marketwired – Sept. 2, 2016) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a global leader in secure mobile communications, announced today at the IFA Berlin conference that its SecuTABLET is being used by government agencies in Germany to ensure its staff can work on the […]

BlackBerry Certifies First Global Platinum Solutions Providers for Security and Mobility Services

New Platinum tier partners show enhanced skills to offer and support BlackBerry’s cross platform security and productivity solutions WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Aug. 10, 2016) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a global leader in secure mobile communications, today announced the first wave of Platinum achievements for partners as a result of the renewed Enterprise Partner Program for […]

INPS chooses Blackberry’s BES12 to securely manage its multi-platform mobile fleet

BES12 combines manageability with strong security London, England – August 9, 2016 – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB), a global leader in secure mobile communications, today announced that In Practice Systems Ltd (INPS), a leader in unique medical software for primary care and the wider healthcare environment in the UK, has upgraded to BES®12, […]

BlackBerry Announces Normal Course Issuer Bid for Convertible Debentures

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Aug. 4, 2016) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a global leader in secure mobile communications, today announced that it has received acceptance from the Toronto Stock Exchange (the “TSX”) with respect to a normal course issuer bid (“NCIB”) to purchase up to US$125,000,000 principal amount of its 6 percent unsecured convertible debentures (BB.DB.U) […]

BlackBerry Launches Software Licensing Program for Its Mobility Solutions Business

BlackBerry delivering on its smartphone software strategy, BlackBerry Hub+ gives Android users the quintessential BlackBerry productivity experience WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Aug. 3, 2016) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a global leader in secure mobile communications, announced today the launch of a software licensing program for its Mobility Solutions business by introducing the BlackBerry® Hub+ for Android. […]

BlackBerry Announces the World’s Most Secure Android Smartphone – DTEK50

DTEK50 delivers BlackBerry’s unmatched security, privacy and productivity to price-conscious consumers and businesses WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – July 26, 2016) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a global leader in mobile communications, announced today that DTEK50™, the world’s most secure Android smartphone, is now available for pre-orders at ShopBlackBerry.com. DTEK50 is BlackBerry’s second smartphone powered by Android, following […]

BlackBerry announces the #DTEK 50 Official Price $299USD!

Well the webcast for the DTEK 50 is still running as I type this article, but there is a ton of information rolling out! The official pricing of the DTEK 50 is $299USD! The DTEK 50 is available for pre-order from ShopBlackBerry now and will start shipping out the week of August 8, 2016. It […]

BlackBerry DTEK 50/Neon set to cost $429.00 CAD/$325.02USD

I was talking with a great friend of mine in one of our BBM groups and he sent me this link to what it seems like retail pricing of the BlackBerry DTEK/Neon! DirectDial.com has the BlackBerry Neon listed on their website for $429 CAD (on sale for $405 CAD), which would make the cost of […]

Press Images of the BlackBerry Neon / DTEK50 Appear on the interwebs!

As we all already know BlackBerry is planing on launching a couple of new Android devices by the end of the year and we have already heard rumors on the BalckBerry Neon/DTEK 50. Press images of the BlackBerry DTEK 50, code named Neon and Hamburg have now appeared on the interwebs along with a full […]

BlackBerry Wins U.S. Patent Infringement Lawsuit Brought by Mobile Telecommunications LLC

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – July 22, 2016) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a world leader in mobile communications, today announced that a federal jury ruled in favor of BlackBerry in a patent infringement case brought by Mobile Telecommunications LLC (MTel) in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas. The verdict was a sweeping victory […]

BlackBerry Software Selected for U.S. Senate Crisis Communications on Capitol Hill

Led by U.S. Senate Sergeant at Arms Office, BlackBerry’s Highly Secure AtHoc Software to Be Implemented for Critical Alerts Across United States Capitol Complex NEW YORK, NEW YORK–(Marketwired – July 19, 2016) – BLACKBERRY SECURITY SUMMIT – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a global leader in secure mobile communications, today announced that the U.S. Senate Sergeant at […]

Mobile Security Research Uncovers Gap Between Perception and Reality of Vulnerabilities

– 86 percent of executives still worry about potential hacks – Half say they will experience more security breaches through mobile devices – 44 percent fear security will prevent employees from being productive NEW YORK, NEW YORK–(Marketwired – July 19, 2016) – BLACKBERRY SECURITY SUMMIT – A new global research initiative conducted by BlackBerry Limited […]

Symphony Secure Collaboration Service Now Available on the Good Dynamics Secure Mobility Platform From BlackBerry

NEW YORK, NEW YORK–(Marketwired – July 19, 2016) – BLACKBERRY SECURITY SUMMIT – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a global leader in secure mobile communications, and Symphony Communication Services, LLC, the secure collaboration and workflow technology company, today announced the availability of Symphony’s iOS application on the Good Dynamics Secure Mobility Platform. Customers using BlackBerry’s mobility solutions […]

Secure Mobility Solutions from BlackBerry Receive New U.S. Department of Defense Approval

Multi-OS EMM Platform BES12 and BlackBerry OS 10.3.2 Help Governments and Organizations Preventing Cyberattacks NEW YORK, NEW YORK–(Marketwired – July 19, 2016) – BLACKBERRY SECURITY SUMMIT – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a global leader in secure mobile communications, today announced that its multi-OS EMM platform BES®12 and the latest BlackBerry® OS 10.3.2 for smartphones have achieved […]

United States Coast Guard Chooses BlackBerry Software for Alert Warning System Expansion

New Capabilities of the AtHoc Software Enhance Crisis Communications and Improve Accountability for Headquarters Staff NEW YORK, NEW YORK–(Marketwired – July 19, 2016) – BLACKBERRY SECURITY SUMMIT – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a global leader in secure mobile communications, today announced that its AtHoc division has expanded its relationship with the United States Coast Guard, extending […]

First Electric Locomotive Built in Turkey Pulls Ahead With QNX Neutrino OS

TUBITAK MRC Chooses QNX for Safety-Critical Control Systems in the New E1000 Electric Locomotive NEW YORK, NEW YORK–(Marketwired – July 19, 2016) – BLACKBERRY SECURITY SUMMIT – QNX Software Systems Limited, a subsidiary of BlackBerry Limited, today announced that the Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TÜBİTAK)-Marmara Research Center (MRC) has selected the QNX® […]