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BlackBerry DTEK60

\ Annnnd, now it is gone once again. It still appears in search results but can't be added to your cart. Staples Canada just can't seem to keep the DTEK60 under wraps. After the initial listing for the device was removed, it has now once again returned to Staples Canada website and is available for pre-order despite having yet been made official by BlackBerry. The pricing for DTEK60 remains the...

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This person wants a DTEK60 so bad they're willing to trade a car

This person wants a DTEK60 so bad they're willing to trade a car

Look, I know there are a lot of folks out there wondering where the DTEK60 is and can't wait to get their hands on one but this person on Craigslist pretty much takes the cake. If you happen to be in possession of three DTEK60's and want to get your hands on a 2001 Volvo T5 V70 FWD wagon, they've got just the trade offer for you. It's a USA model and only has 193,000 miles on it. Could be quite...

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FYI: BlackBerry Link is not supported on macOS Sierra or Windows 10

BlackBerry Link is not supported on macOS Sierra or Windows 10

Lately, in the CrackBerry Forums, there has been an influx of folks having issues with using BlackBerry Link on macOS Sierra and Windows 10. The problems range anywhere from the app simply not opening to it crashing to it not synching items correctly. Now, there's certainly workarounds for some of these problems that do pop-up and I'm not saying the apps don't work at all, because they do...

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October's BlackBerry Android software updates are full of treats!

October's BlackBerry Android software updates are full of treats!

After having spent some time in the BlackBerry Beta Zone, October's BlackBerry Android software updates are now rolling out to everyone. This time around, there's updates for Hub+, Camera, Keyboard, Password Keeper and more! As noted on Inside BlackBerry: Our October Android software release also includes updates for the Camera and Keyboard software on BlackBerry's Priv and DTEK50. We've...

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Digital Offers: $39 will ensure you never run out of storage again!

Digital Offers: $39 will ensure you never run out of storage again!

Everybody who has a computer, PC or Mac, knows that eventually, you're going to run out of space on your hard drive. Photos, documents, videos, music, presentations, notes, memos, and everything else, all eat away at the precious storage space. Of course, when your hard drive is full, you then have to spend a ton of time going through all your files and deciding what you can delete; it's a giant...

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BlackBerry kicks off new ad campaign to spread the word about their software pivot

Ever since their Q2 Fiscal 2017 earnings report, BlackBerry has been busy pushing the message hard that software is the new BlackBerry and to help further spread that word, the company has now kicked off a new ad campaign using print and digital online ads through the the Wall Street Journal and the Financial Times. As highlighted in a new post from Chief Operating Officer at BlackBerry, Marty...

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BlackBerry DTEK60 will be available from Media Markt

BlackBerry DTEK60 will be available from Media Markt

Europe's largest retailer of consumer electronics will be offering the DTEK60 according to a freshly leaked ad. As expected, the ad highlights the specs of the DTEK60 such as the Snapdragon 820 processor, the 21MP and 8MP camera as well as the 32GB of internal storage, 4GB of RAM, fingerprint sensor and the USB-C port and finally, the quad HD display. What's interesting is the additional...

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Digital Offers: Master Microsoft Office for just $49

Digital Offers: Master Microsoft Office for just $49

Understanding Microsoft Office and how it all works is very important when looking for a job. Don't get left behind at the interview table because you don't know how to use formulas in Excel or analyze data with ease. With Microsoft offering so many apps under the Office umbrella, it can be hard to learn them all, especially if you don't know where to begin. Luckily, getting started doesn't have...

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Parliamentary Service New Zealand and Mai-Wel Group choose BlackBerry Software

The customer wins for BlackBerry software continue to grow as the company has now announced Parliamentary Service New Zealand and Australian healthcare organization, Mai-Wel Group, are among the latest organizations to deploy WatchDox and other cross-platform BlackBerry software solutions. This news comes hot on the heels of a recent study from Australian research firm, Telsyte, which reveals...

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New patent shows how BlackBerry plan to employ authentication using their touch-sensitive keyboard

Aside from the Geekbench results showing off some purported specs for the BlackBerry 'Mercury', a new patent filed BlackBerry has now appeared that adds more weight to the rumor that QWERTY device will be making use of a fingerprint sensor through its touch-sensitive keyboard. Registered as US20160299682A1 and published on October 13, 2016, the new patent in its abstract form highlights how...

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If you purchased an unlocked AT&T Priv your updates will now come directly from BlackBerry

If you're among the many who took advantage of grabbing an unlocked AT&T Priv for cheap only to find out you were somewhat shut out of updates, I have some good news for you. Starting today, with a new software update that should be arriving soon, your updates will now come directly from BlackBerry. Back in May BlackBerry let it be known they were working on solution for those users and...

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BlackBerry 'Mercury' starts turning up on Geekbench running Android 7.0

While we're still waiting for the official announcement of the BlackBerry DTEK60, those who are waiting on BlackBerry's next QWERTY device better known as 'Mercury' for now, have something to discuss as the device specs have seemingly popped up on the benchmark testing site Geekbench. Previous rumors called for the 'Mercury' to be powered by Android 7.0 Nougat running a Qualcomm Snapdragon 625...

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Chatbot API coming to BBM in early 2017

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As announced on the new BBM Blog, early 2017 will see an expansion of BBM into the chatbot arena with BBM offering developers and businesses a chatbot application programming interface (API) for BBM. Early next year, we're going to open up a chatbot application programming interface (API) for BBM. It will enable new and existing businesses on BBM with a conversational interface...

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BlackBerry rolls out their latest Android beta to DTEK50 owners

BlackBerry rolls out their latest Android beta to DTEK50 owners

A nice little surprise for DTEK50 owners as we head into the weekend. BlackBerry has now begun to roll out their latest Android beta to DTEK50 devices enrolled in the beta program. This time around, the update comes in weighing around 337MB and when all is said and done, you will be on firmware version AAH108. As with all beta releases, there is no full changelog here but thanks to the Android...

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BlackBerry highlights four reasons why Hub+ on Android is better than Samsung Focus

A few months ago it was rumored Samsung would be releasing an app that was widely noted to similar to that of the BlackBerry Hub on Android. Eventually, those rumors turned to reality and Samsung Focus was released to Google Play for Samsung devices. Considering the comparisons made before release, BlackBerry has taken a look at Samsung Focus and laid out four reasons why BlackBerry Hub+ on...

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BlackBerry DTEK60 pops up at Staples Canada

BlackBerry DTEK60

Another day, another BlackBerry DTEK60 spotting. This time around, the folks at Staples Canada have now listed the still unannounced officially BlackBerry DTEK60 to their website. Unlike previous listings, though, Staples is not taking any pre-orders for the device. Instead, they just place it out of stock online and left the $699.99 price tag there for all to see. Who knows? Maybe if you...

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New BlackBerry Hub+ App Suite beta updates available for Priv and DTEK50

If you've signed up for the BlackBerry Beta Zone and are looking to get the latest BlackBerry Hub+ App Suite beta updates, BlackBerry has now pushed the latest batch to Google Play. This time around, all of the apps contain minor bug fixes across the board. New versions of PIM Applications have been posted to Google Play and will soon be available. The update includes minor bug fixes in...

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Cisco to end WebEx Meetings support for BlackBerry OS 6, 7 and 10 on January 4, 2017

If you rely on the Cisco WebEx Meetings app on BlackBerry OS 6, 7 or 10, you will need to look into alternative options beginning January 4, 2017. As announced via their website and in-app, Cisco will stop supporting and selling Cisco WebEx Meetings for BlackBerry OS 6, 7, and 10, however, standard dial-in procedures will still work. Cisco WebEx Meetings for BlackBerry OS 6, 7, & 10...

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BlackBerry DTEK60 goes up for pre-order from B&H Photo

BlackBerry DTEK60 goes up for pre-order from B&H Photo

And as expected, it has now disappeared from B&H Photo. Look for it to return next week. Although the DTEK60 still remains unofficially announced by BlackBerry, that hasn't stopped retailers from putting the device up for pre-order. The latest comes from B&H Photo who now has the unlocked Android-powered DTEK60 available for $499.99 with some pre-order bonuses. Specs as per B&H...

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