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(MENAFN – BreezyScroll) It’s time to say goodbye to BlackBerry, this time for real. The smartphone maker has announced that support for the flagship BlackBerry OS will expire on January 4, 2022. As a result, the company will no longer provide important services for its current devices. BlackBerry was one of the most successful smartphone …

If you still have an old BlackBerry, it’s time to upgrade it. BlackBerry OS software and services have stopped. BlackBerry phones have pioneered the mobile business movement. Today, in an ironic twist of fate, the company has permanently retired the original software suite from BlackBerry. This development was touted as a security measure, a rebranding …

If you’re still holding onto the old device, well, we’ve got some bad news. Old services for a number of BlackBerry devices will no longer be available after January 4. Mario marco As of Tuesday, January 4, phones and tablets running BlackBerry’s older software, also known as BlackBerry 7.1 or earlier, Blackberry 10, or BlackBerry …

If you’re still holding onto the old device, well, we’ve got some bad news. Old services for a number of BlackBerry devices will no longer be available after January 4. Mario marco As of Tuesday, January 4, phones and tablets running BlackBerry’s older software, also known as BlackBerry 7.1 or earlier, Blackberry 10, or BlackBerry …

Thorsten Heins, then CEO of BlackBerry, presented the BlackBerry Z10 on January 30, 2013 in New York. Mark Lennihan / AP hide caption toggle legend Mark Lennihan / AP Thorsten Heins, then CEO of BlackBerry, presented the BlackBerry Z10 on January 30, 2013 in New York. Mark Lennihan / AP That old BlackBerry buried in …

If you’re still clinging to the legacy device, well, we have bad news. Legacy services for a number of BlackBerry devices will no longer be available after January 4. Mario-Marco Starting Tuesday, Jan. 4, phones and tablets running BlackBerry legacy software, also known as BlackBerry 7.1 or earlier, Blackberry 10 or BlackBerry Playbook, will lose …

If you’re still clinging to the legacy device, well, we have bad news. Legacy services for a number of BlackBerry devices will no longer be available after January 4. Mario-Marco Starting Tuesday, Jan. 4, phones and tablets running BlackBerry legacy software, also known as BlackBerry 7.1 or earlier, Blackberry 10 or BlackBerry Playbook, will lose …

If you’re still holding onto the old device, well, we’ve got some bad news. Old services for a number of BlackBerry devices will no longer be available after January 4. Mario marco As of Tuesday, January 4, phones and tablets running BlackBerry’s older software, also known as BlackBerry 7.1 or earlier, Blackberry 10, or BlackBerry …

It’s time to say goodbye to BlackBerry, for real this time, as the smartphone company has announced that it is ending support for major BlackBerry operating systems from January 4, 2022. With that, the company will cease offering important services for its existing devices. Blackberry, one of the most popular smartphone brands back in the …

Competition in the field of smartphones is fierce. Companies that do not offer many innovations that make life easier for users are gradually giving up their positions. BlackBerry, LG, Meizu,… We can talk about these brands with regret but we have what we have. Probably, BlackBerry brought the most disappointments. We mean that there has …

People will finally have to ditch their prized BlackBerry products in 2022. The company has reminded its users that it is dropping support for its legacy software, including its eponymous operating system, early next year. “As a reminder, Legacy Services for BlackBerry 7.1 OS and earlier, BlackBerry 10 Software, BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.1 and earlier, …

Pour one for the BlackBerry, the former king of mobile. The company announced that starting January 4, classic devices running BlackBerry OS 7.1 or earlier, as well as OS 10, will lose key services. And by key, we mean absolutely critical capabilities, like phone calls, texts, data, and even emergency 9-1-1 access. You can also …

blackberry z10 pantalla.jpg BlackBerry, the company that once dominated mobile devices, recently announced that he will permanently suspend the services supported by his phones. As of January 4, phones will no longer have provisioning services, which means that they will gradually lose the ability to connect to networks, including the cellular network. BlackBerry once dominated …

More than two months after being first reported by Microsoft, BlackBerry has admitted that its devices are not immune to critical remote code execution (RCE) vulnerabilities in Internet of Things (IoT) and operational technology (OT) devices. The vulnerabilities, collectively referred to as BadAlloc, arise from the use of memory functions such as malloc, calloc, realloc, …

More than two months after being first reported by Microsoft, BlackBerry has admitted that its devices are not immune to critical remote code execution (RCE) vulnerabilities in Internet of Things (IoT) and operational technology (OT) devices. The vulnerabilities, collectively referred to as BadAlloc, arise from the use of memory functions such as malloc, calloc, realloc, …

June 3, 2011: iOS overtakes Research in Motion’s BlackBerry operating system for the first time. While Android remains comfortably ahead in terms of market share, the new one marks the beginning of the end for BlackBerry as a smartphone powerhouse. This message contains affiliate links. Mac Cult may earn commission when you use our links …

Research in Motion (RIM) could license its new BlackBerry 10 mobile operating system to other manufacturers, CEO Thorsten Heins told the German newspaper Die welt. During the interview, Heins said that a licensing agreement similar to Microsoft’s with Windows was “conceivable.” “Before you get a license for the software, you have to show that the …

Tech2 News StaffDec. 26, 2017, 12:28 p.m. IST WhatsApp plans to say goodbye to some devices starting December 31, according to its blog post. BlackBerry OS, BlackBerry 10, and Windows Phone 8.0 users will no longer be able to enjoy the services of the world’s most popular messaging platform as of 2018. A 3D printed …

Image: Hale Erguvenc, Getty Images WhatsApp has stopped supporting a range of older smartphone operating systems, including BlackBerry OS, BlackBerry 10, and Windows Phone 8. Whatsapp said in a side note: “These platforms do not offer the kind of functionality that we need to extend the functionality of our app in the future. If you …

News Office (The Jakarta Post) Jakarta ● Wed, December 27, 2017 2017-12-27 13:32 1513 1f87594453bb792833e1ece3a2f1e18b 1 science and technology whatsapp, blackberry, smartphone, messaging, messaging app Free After repeatedly postponing the plan, WhatsApp has confirmed that it will finally end its support for BlackBerry 10 and BlackBerry OS devices on December 31. According to kompas.comother devices …

WhatsApp says goodbye to several old mobile operating systems. The Facebook-owned chat app announced plans to end support for BlackBerry OS, BlackBerry 10, Windows Phone 8.0 and earlier, and Nokia S40 on December 31. Users of these platforms can no longer create new accounts or recheck existing accounts. After December 31st, the app will stop …

Join the leaders of online gaming at GamesBeat Summit Next on November 9-10. Learn more about what comes next. Whatsapp has detailed its plans for older mobile operating systems, within a week of year-end. The Facebook-owned app will end support for BlackBerry OS (including BlackBerry 10) and Windows Phone 8.0 (and earlier) on December 31, …

It has been over two years since BlackBerry shipped a handset running its own operating system. The last handset powered by the BB10 operating system came out in 2015. The company has been making devices running Android and will no longer revert to its own operating system. Those who still own a BB10 OS device …

WhatsApp users still on handsets running the aging BlackBerry operating system and Nokia S40 and S60 platforms will not be able to use the popular messaging service after June 30. The Facebook-owned company will officially end the Nokia Symbian software and the BlackBerry operating system. at the beginning of July. This comes after WhatsApp delayed …

New oi-Samden Sherpa WhatsApp has decided to abandon the Nokia Symbian and BlackBerry OS platforms. | Updated: Tuesday June 13, 2017 11:40 [IST] WhatsApp, the world’s most popular and widely used messaging app, will no longer be supported by older software platforms such as BlackBerry OS and Nokia Symbian OS starting June 30. The Facebook-owned …

BlackBerry QNX focuses on safety with its latest operating system (OS) for connected and autonomous vehicles. At CES 2017 in Las Vegas this week, BlackBerry QNX released its latest operating system for the automotive industry – QMX Software Development Platform 7.0 (QNX SDP 7.0), a 64-bit operating system that uses QNX technology such as Neutrino …

The writing has been on the wall for a long time now, but The latest report from Gartner confirmed that Microsoft’s Windows Phone platform, as well as BlackBerry OS, have run out of welcome. While global smartphone sales grew nearly 4% in the first quarter of this year, Windows Phone’s market share increased from 2.5% …

In an interview this week, the CEO of BlackBerry said, “I love our handset business, but we have to make the money.” He was talking with The National, where he also confirmed that there were, as the post said, “no plans to launch new devices running the operating system” – the operating system being BlackBerry …

BlackBerry has just suffered another blow to its hopes of survival. WhatsApp has just announced the end of support for the BlackBerry ecosystem, including BlackBerry 10, the OS designed to save the business. The reason? BlackBerry is just not popular enough in 2016, and WhatsApp wants “to concentrate [its] efforts on the mobile platforms that …

BlackBerry, formerly known as RIM (Research In Motion), dominated the smartphone market before there was even a term for it. For 20 years, they’ve reinvented the way people communicate. Today, the battle revolves around Apple and Google as BlackBerry carves out a niche in the secure hardware and software market. Yet some of the greatest …

To say that things have gone well for BlackBerry at any point in the past 8 or 9 years is probably overstating that point. Over the past few years, most of the comments the company has drawn have focused on the wonder of its continued existence given how the consumer market has shifted completely, totally, …

Join the leaders of online gaming at GamesBeat Summit Next on November 9-10. Learn more about what comes next. It’s too early to know whether BlackBerry’s Android Priv smartphone will save the company’s hardware division, but the few crumbs of evidence we’ve seen so far are encouraging. And the first victim of this potential success …

New market research report claims Samsung’s Tizen operating system, which now powers some of the company’s smartwatches and mobile devices, has overtaken BlackBerry OS to become the fourth largest smartphone operating system in Q3 2015. The report adds that Tizen for the first time overtook BlackBerry to earn a spot in the top five OS …

BlackBerry has just announced the worldwide deployment of OS 10.3.2 across its entire line of BlackBerry 10 devices. With the update, you should be able to take advantage of further improvements such as the anti-theft protection in BlackBerry Protect which allows deactivate the device if it is lost, ensuring that no one can erase or …

A new BlackBerry OS 10 update – 10.32.2339 – is currently live on BlackBerry servers for compatible BlackBerry 10 devices. As always, the folks at the CrackBerry forum managed to capture the individual files for the main operating system, debrick, and radio. The debrick and radio files are needed to create an autoloader. There isn’t …

After announcing in December that it was dropping Microsoft’s platform for Blackberry’s QNX operating system on its infotainment systems, Ford today announced that the first of the new systems will launch in 2016. Ford said its new Sync 3 communication and entertainment system will first be rolled out in the 2016 Escape and Fiesta. The …

With BlackBerry 10.3.2 being tested through the BlackBerry Beta Zone, BlackBerry has now taken another step forward and made the Beta 10.3.2 autoloaders available to developers as well. Interestingly, this is a version behind what’s on offer in the beta zone. Software version 10.32.159 is available through autoloaders, while Beta Zone offers software version 10.3.2.304. …

Hello CrackBerry Nation! Hope you are all ready for the weekend. This week we not only saw the 10.3.1.2582 OS update files available for download and the announcement of the BlackBerry Care Protection Plan, but also the introduction of the Porsche Design P’9983 graphite. In case you missed it, if you haven’t had the chance, …

** UPDATE ** – Several other regions have now started to officially receive the OTA update. Canada, India, Austria, UK, South Africa and more! If you got the OTA update, let us know in the comments. If you are still waiting for BlackBerry OS 10.3.1 to arrive on your device via OTA, you will have …

A new BlackBerry OS 10.3.1.1298 has appeared on production BlackBerry servers. The radio, debrick and main operating system of the disclosed BlackBerry 10.3.1.1298 operating system are now available for download for BlackBerry Passport, Z10, Z3, Z30, Z10, Q5 and Q10 smartphones. The new leak is said to be inferior to OS 10.3.1.2072, which appeared a …

Cause: There is currently not enough free space (internal device memory) on the smartphone to install the update successfully. BlackBerry 10 operating system requires 2.5 times the size of the downloaded package, for example, a 1 GB update package will require a total of 2.5 GB of free space to be downloaded and installed successfully. …

BlackBerry 10 OS 10.3.1 arrives for existing BlackBerry 10 smartphone users Experience a refreshed visual appearance along with powerful new features including BlackBerry Blend, BlackBerry Assistant, and access to hundreds of thousands of apps WATERLOO, ONTARIO – (Marketwired – Feb. 19, 2015) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY) (TSX: BB), a global leader in mobile communications, …

Today, BlackBerry announced that the rollout of its latest version of the operating system has started. BlackBerry OS 10.3.1 is in the process of being installed on seven of the company’s devices, namely the Q5, Q10, Z10, Z30, Z3, Porsche Design P’9983, as well as the Passport. The BlackBerry Classic is not on this list …

BlackBerry would deploy version 10.3.1 of the BB10 operating system starting February 19 to all BB10 devices. It should be mentioned that only BlackBerry Classic and BlackBerry Passport handsets come with the latest BB10 operating system out of the box. The update was previously scheduled to arrive in January, but has been officially pushed back …

From BlackBerry let it slide that OS 10.3.1 will not arrive on compatible smartphones until early 2015, those who are eager to take advantage of the new features included in the next update have the option to flash the leaked versions that are not yet final. Every now and then a new version of the …

Markets and Markets The main players are Apple, China Mobile Ltd., Getjar, Google Inc., Handmark, Handster Inc, Palm Inc, Pocketgear, Research In Motion, LG Mobile, Microsoft Inc., Mplayit, Nokia OVI Store, NTT Docomo Inc., Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. (PRWEB) October 05, 2013 According to a new market research report, “Global Mobile Application Market (2010 – …

With the launch on Tuesday of BlackBerry’s third BlackBerry 10 device, the BlackBerry Q5, in the Indian market, the company also made an announcement regarding the rollout of voice over BBM (BlackBerry Messenger) on its older devices. Intent to reiterate its commitment to devices running older versions of its operating system, BlackBerry announced that the …

BlackBerry updated its Twitter app today bringing new image tweaks and inline tweet details to all versions of the mobile platform still in common use. The app is available for download now from BlackBerry World and will work on BlackBerry smartphones running BlackBerry OS 5.0 through BlackBerry 7.0, the company said. There is of course …

Just a few months ago, Skype competitor Viber presented a preview of voice calling on the BlackBerry platform. Viber is available on a plethora of platforms including iOS, Windows Phone 8, Bada, S40, Symbian, and the list goes on. However, BlackBerry makes up a good chunk of Viber’s user base (it’s their third largest platform …

As promised, Skype’s rival, Viber Media, has released an updated app for BlackBerry (version 2.4, in beta) that – finally – gives users the ability to make free phone calls to others. There are limitations though: Free calls over WiFi and 3G only work for supported OS versions, i.e. BlackBerry OS5 and OS7 – but …

BES 10 release paves the way for new BlackBerry devices By Greg Crowe January 23, 2013 Research in Motion announced the release of BlackBerry Enterprise Server 10, a week before the unveiling of the BlackBerry 10 operating system. BES 10 supports all the new features of a BlackBerry 10 smartphone or tablet, including BlackBerry Balance, …

Apps are an important part of any mobile platform and have been a sore point for RIM, which lags far behind the competition when it comes to the size of its app library. But RIM says it’s working to improve that with its new BlackBerry App World store for BlackBerry 10. Interface BlackBerry App World …

Rumors have been going around for years now that RIM was considering offering its software and BlackBerry Messenger service on other platforms. Today the the Wall Street newspaper Not only reports that these rumors had some merit, but that plans were scuttled as CEO Thorsten Heins focuses the company on launching its first BlackBerry 10 …

RIM co-CEO Mike Lazaridis briefly apologized for last week’s outage at RIM’s DevCon, then moved on to talk about his new BBX system. SAN FRANCISCO (CNNMoney) – Research in Motion spent about 120 seconds of its developer conference discussing last week’s global outage – then made it clear that the company was moving forward. “I …

RIM / Blackberry BlackBerry maker RIM officially announced the BlackBerry 6 on Tuesday, alongside the company’s unveiling of the BlackBerry Torch smartphone. In fact, BlackBerry 6, RIM’s newest operating system, will debut on the BlackBerry Torch. It will be available exclusively at AT&T from August 12. Additionally, BlackBerry 6 will also have backward compatibility for …