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BBM finally comes to Windows Phone: Too little too late?  

Friday 01 August at 9:44am

BBM finally comes to Windows Phone: Too little too late?

by The Gadget Show

You’ve been able to chat with BBM addicts on Android and iPhone as well as BlackBerry for some time, but today, Windows Phone users finally get in on the cross-platform chat action too. BBM has just…

Ticket to ride! BlackBerry Passport coming September  

Friday 20 June at 10:06am

Ticket to ride! BlackBerry Passport coming September

by The Gadget Show

There’s a new BlackBerry on the way! The handset that leaked under the codename Windermere will be called Passport, and will be officially unveiled this September. ...

Adapt to survive: The gadgets that could bring back the former greats  

Thursday 19 June at 12:27pm

Adapt to survive: The gadgets that could bring back the former greats

by The Gadget Show

Atari is to start making wearables! The former gaming giant has just announced that apparel will be one of its new business ventures, along with gambling and more apps. Which got us thinking, which…

Can a full HD screen save BlackBerry?  

Monday 24 March at 12:01pm

Can a full HD screen save BlackBerry?

by The Gadget Show

BlackBerry recently announced its upcoming Q20 and Z3 phones at this year’s Mobile World Congress, and while these could be the new phones to help BlackBerry’s flagging sales in the short term, a…

BlackBerry Classic: What BlackBerry can do to make its Q20 the perfect phone  

Tuesday 25 February at 4:53pm

BlackBerry Classic: What BlackBerry can do to make its Q20 the perfect phone

by The Gadget Show

BlackBerry announced its upcoming Q20 BlackBerry phone today at Mobile World Congress, but aside from the name and a few details, there’s not much known about its upcoming flagship QWERTY blower….

BlackBerry 10 is back: Meet the Z3 and Q20  

Tuesday 25 February at 11:19am

BlackBerry 10 is back: Meet the Z3 and Q20

by The Gadget Show

BlackBerry’s starting its comeback. While the Canadian company has had plenty of recent woes, the phone maker is trying to turn things around with a duo of brand new blowers announced at this year’s…

All-touch budget BlackBerry blower gets leaked!  

Monday 17 February at 12:38pm

All-touch budget BlackBerry blower gets leaked!

by The Gadget Show

While BlackBerry’s new big boss, John Chen, reckons its line-up of phones could be likened to being the smartphone version of Porsche, the latest leaked blower proves to be anything but: a render of…

BBM Voice for iPhone and Android brings free calls - but not until next year  

Friday 20 December at 9:32am

BBM Voice for iPhone and Android brings free calls - but not until next year

by The Gadget Show

BlackBerry’s got big plans for its move onto iPhone and Android smartphones. The company has revealed that it’s working hard on reaching feature parity with BBM on BlackBerry phones, and that…

RIP: The tech that bit the dust in 2013  

Tuesday 17 December at 5:29pm

RIP: The tech that bit the dust in 2013

by The Gadget Show

2013 is in its dying days, but before we welcome in the new year and the plethora of gadgets yet to be, it’s only right to take a moment to acknowledge the tech stalwarts – big and small – that died…

Ridiculous Porsche BlackBerry sequel due next month!  

Thursday 31 October at 11:30am

Ridiculous Porsche BlackBerry sequel due next month!

by The Gadget Show

Two years ago, BlackBerry and Porsche Design joined forces to create a limited edition, ultra-expensive and luxury version of the Bold 9900, and now it looks like its similarly ludicrous sequel could…

BlackBerry Z30 out tomorrow for £529: Is it BlackBerry's swan song?  

Thursday 26 September at 10:52am

BlackBerry Z30 out tomorrow for £529: Is it BlackBerry's swan song?

by The Gadget Show

BlackBerry’s 5-inch Z30 handset has a release date! You’ll be able to get your hands on the device tomorrow, though it’ll be sold exclusively from Selfridges. ...

BlackBerry receives $4.7 billion buyout offer  

Tuesday 24 September at 11:01am

BlackBerry receives $4.7 billion buyout offer

by The Gadget Show

How the mighty have fallen. BlackBerry, once one of the kings of the smartphone world, is now facing a $4.7 billion (£2.9 billion) buyout offer that could return the company to private ownership. Is…

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    QWERTY phones

    The BlackBerry Bold 9900 is an update on the classic BlackBerry range,...