Daniel Bader

BlackBerry Priv

The upside of BlackBerry going Android-only

In mid-2012, during a media throng at a downtown Toronto hotel, Gary Klassen, the guy who invented BBM (and by now one of the company’s longest-lasting employees) gave MobileSyrup a rundown…

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HTC One A9 adds two more colours in Canada

The HTC One A9, which was quietly released in Canada last November with no carrier support, has added two more colours on its web purchasing portal. Initially available in charcoal…

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Google Q4 revenue soars on higher mobile ad earnings

As Facebook showed last week, mobile ads are finally adding substantial revenue to companies involved in their distribution. The primary conduit for these ads, Google, announced its fourth quarter earnings today — well,…

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OnePlus X goes invite-free forever

The OnePlus X, OnePlus’s diminutive $329 smartphone, has gone invite-free forever, according to the company. After being unveiled in November, the Chinese OEM battled constrained supply as it filled orders…

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BlackBerry integrates BES12 with Good Technology’s product suite

BlackBerry announced today that it has fully integrated Good Technology’s secure container software into BlackBerry Enterprise Services, the company’s suite of enterprise mobility management software. BlackBerry purchased Good Technology for…