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Unreleased and scrapped BlackBerry ‘Kopi’ leaks online

These images are what is said to be an unreleased BlackBerry 10 device. The internal code name of this gem was known as the “Kopi” and when John Chen, BlackBerry’s new CEO, took over he decided to scrap this from its lineup and release the Z3 with Foxconn. This isn’t the first time the Kopi


‘Powered by BlackBerry’ is the newest tagline

Apart from BlackBerry’s Super Bowl ad from 2013 and the Alicia Keys commercial, the Waterloo-based company has been relatively quiet on promoting their brand. However, now that new CEO John Chen has stepped in and decided to take the company back to its enterprise roots a new ad arrived on YouTube over the weekend that


BlackBerry’s CEO says they have a 50% chance of succeeding

BlackBerry’s newest CEO is honest — possibly too honest. While the company is forging ahead and blazing a revitalized path that is focused on serving the enterprise user, John Chen stated in an interview with the Financial Times that the Waterloo-based company has a 50% chance of succeeding. Or, taken another way, a 50% chance


BlackBerry officially announces the BlackBerry Z3

BlackBerry held an intimate media event at Mobile World Congress today and CEO John Chen once again reinforced his company’s commitment to the enterprise market. In addition, BlackBerry unveiled the long-rumoured “Jakarta” as the BlackBerry Z3. The BlackBerry- and Foxconn-built 3G-only device is an entry-level BlackBerry 10 smartphone running 10.2.1 with a 5-inch 960×540 pixel


BlackBerry Z3 ‘Jakarta’ rendering and specs leak online

BlackBerry and Foxconn have been rumoured to unveil their first collaboration during Mobile World Congress in a couple weeks. This is expected to be the “Jakarta” that will launch in emerging markets this coming April or May. Specs have surfaced in the past of this all-touch device, but a new render that goes by the


Canadian carriers start rolling out BlackBerry OS 10.2.1

For the loyal BlackBerry users in Canada who have the BlackBerry Z10, Z30, Q10, Q5 or the Porsche Design P’9982 you might want to check your device as we’ve been seeing reports that OS 10.2.1 is now available to download. The official version is and brings the following changes: