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  • Android stutters while iOS shines during Q1

    Sales of Android smartphones were up in the first quarter but its share of the market fell, while that of iOS grew for the third consecutive quarter.

    Written by Mikael Ricknäs27 May 15 22:23
  • BlackBerry focuses on security for the enterprise

    Now that BlackBerry has fallen significantly behind Apple and Google in the race to offer features and third-party apps for its smartphones, the company is concentrating on providing devices that, it claims, have the strongest available security -- the killer feature for the enterprise.

    Written by Joab Jackson30 July 14 06:48
  • BlackBerry makes Amazon app store part of rescue plan

    The BlackBerry 10 OS will soon have Amazon's Android app store built-in, in a bid to increase the number of apps available on the smartphone and allow BlackBerry to focus on enterprise software as it tries to stay afloat.

    Written by Mikael Ricknäs19 June 14 00:43
  • BlackBerry opens management of its smartphones to rivals

    BlackBerry is allowing rivals AirWatch, Citrix, SAP and IBM to directly manage its smartphones with the Blackberry 10 operating system as part of its strategy to open up management of its devices to third parties.

    Written by John Ribeiro14 May 14 14:54
  • T-Mobile offers credits to retain BlackBerry customers

    T-Mobile's CEO John Legere said Thursday he was disappointed with BlackBerry's decision this week to split with the carrier, and offered credits to hold on to dedicated BlackBerry users among its customers.

    Written by John Ribeiro04 April 14 16:32
  • BlackBerry's enterprise chief talks BES12

    The head of BlackBerry's enterprise services business is plotting an aggressive launch of a new version of the company's core enterprise server later this year as BlackBerry seeks to regain some of the ground it's lost over the last few years.

    Written by Martyn Williams26 Feb. 14 18:21
  • BlackBerry CEO says here to compete, regain lost ground

    BlackBerry will launch a new version of its enterprise management server software later this year that the company hopes will strengthen its business with major corporations and help turn around its fortunes.

    Written by Martyn Williams25 Feb. 14 10:33