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These headphones will stay in your ears even when active for just $14

Looking for a new set of headphones but aren't quite ready to make the jump to Bluetooth? If so, TYLY's Tunz headphones may be a perfect set to consider. The headphones are made for active people so they will stay in your ear, and there are three different sized gels to ensure you get the right fit. You can pick from five different colors on the headphones, and right now you can pick up a pair...

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CES 2017 Day Two: New laptops, new phones, and old ideas made new

CES 2017 Wednesday, 4 January 2017 Update all the laptops Thinner, faster, lighter, stronger. With new 7th-generation Core chips from Intel landing in the months before CES, it was time for a seemingly every PC manufacturer to update their lineup. In the cards for everybody: thinner, lighter, marginally faster, longer-lasting batteries, Thunderbolt 3 and USB-C, and a notable...

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John Chen to take part in 'Self-Driving Cars: New Rules of the Road' panel

*/ /*-->*/ As part of the SuperSessions happening at CES 2017, BlackBerry CEO John Chen is scheduled to take part in the Self-Driving Cars: New Rules of the Road panel and if you're interested, you can tune in live. Self-driving cars need a roadmap of their own to succeed in what's been, until now, uncharted territory. Learn how automobile companies, hardware and software...

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BlackBerry QNX and Renesas collaborate on autonomous driving technology platform

*/ /*-->*/ The BlackBerry QNX news continues to flow out of CES 2017. This time around, BlackBerry and Renesas Electronics America have announced a new collaboration to develop an automotive-grade technology platform for autonomous driving. Using CES as the backdrop, the two companies put its joint autonomous driving technology platform in motion today on a test track at CES...

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Get an eyeful of the new BlackBerry with MrMobile

TCL has only kind of announced their new BlackBerry, as we don't have a name or any information about when and how it can be acquired, but we do have one thing: MrMobile's hands on preview. There's not a lot of information yet, but what we do have we're happy to share with you. If you're like us and very interested in what the new BlackBerry has to offer, you'll want to check out this...

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BlackBerry 'Mercury' hands-on: Riding into 2017 on a phone with no name

BlackBerry Mercury

The BlackBerry brand continues to get much-needed TLC from its new owner TCL. */ /*-->*/ Under the new direction of TCL, BlackBerry's smartphone business is poised for a relative revival. It's no big revelation to say that BlackBerry's market share and mind share are nowhere near what they were in its prime, but at CES 2017 BlackBerry is hoping to kickstart a new direction by...

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BlackBerry Mercury

*/ /*-->*/ Ahead of CES 2017, TCL teased that they would be offering a look at the first device to come out of their smartphone software and brand licensing deal with BlackBerry and they've now made good on that, though, they're keeping a lot of the finer details surrounding the phone secret for just a bit longer. More of an introduction than a full announcement So secret...

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*/ /*-->*/ In the lead up to CES 2017, BlackBerry QNX let it be known the show would be big for them and they're already off to great start, having now announced what they're calling their "most advanced and secure embedded software platform for autonomous drive and connected cars." also known as QNX SDP 7.0. From John Wall, senior vice president and head of BlackBerry QNX:...

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CES 2017 Day One: Processors, convertibles, and clamshells galore

CES 2017 Tuesday, 3 January 2017 Honor 6X goes for the broke A decent enough Android phone for a cheap enough price. Honor is back at it with the new Honor 6X, a phone that offers far more than you'd expect for its low price — just $249. For that you get a 5.5-inch 1080p display, an octa-core Huawei Kirin 655 processor, 32GB of storage, 3GB of RAM, and a 12MP camera. That main...

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*/ /*-->*/ Just in case the earlier teaser was not enough for you, Steve Cistulli, President and General Manager for TCL Communication, North America just dropped another for everyone to take in.

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BlackBerry begins rollout of January Android security update

BlackBerry begins rollout of January Android security update

Beta Zone has been updated with the new details as well, so some of you will start seeing it pushed as a 'beta' release. Seemingly skipping the Beta Zone testing phase this month, BlackBerry has now begun their rollout of the January Android security update. As posted on the BlackBerry Knowledge Base, the software version is available immediately for BlackBerry powered by Android smartphones...

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Snapdragon 835 debuts with Kryo 280 CPU, Bluetooth 5, Gigabit LTE, and much more

Snapdragon 835 CES

Qualcomm raises the bar with the Snapdragon 835. */ /*-->*/ Qualcomm offered up a quick look at the Snapdragon 835 back in November, announcing that it would be the company's first SoC to be built on a 10nm node. At CES, we're getting a detailed look at what's on offer with this year's high-end SoC. The shift to 10nm means that the overall size of the Snapdragon 835 is 30%...

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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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*/ /*-->*/ With TCL already letting it be known they will 'unveil an evolutionary first in the mobile industry' and include a first look at how the BlackBerry brand will live on at CES, perhaps getting a tease ahead of CES 2017 is no surprise, but that's exactly what Steve Cistulli, President and General Manager for TCL Communication (TCT), North America dropped on Twitter....

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Digital Offers: Grab the most popular VPN of 2016 for just $29

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Using the internet is becoming increasingly risky, and many people aren't taking the precautions necessary to protect their data and ultimately themselves. Using a VPN to protect yourself is never a bad idea, but free services are often unreliable, slow, and unsafe. What you need is an affordable VPN service with a proven track record to keep your data private while you browse the internet. You...

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QNX

As BlackBerry QNX prepares to head into CES 2017, John Wall, Senior Vice-President and Head of QNX Software Systems, has taken the time to go ahead and announce a new partnership between BlackBerry QNX and Korea-based Obigo to build a better web browser experience in infotainment systems. At BlackBerry, we are constantly seeking ways to improve the vehicle cockpit experience and to enhance...

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BlackBerry 'Mercury' could make its way to Verizon

BlackBerry 'Mercury' could make its way to Verizon

While TCL has already committed to telling us more about their BlackBerry plans at CES 2017, that certainly has not stopped the bits and pieces about the BlackBerry 'Mercury' from popping up unofficially. The latest comes by way of Roland Quandt, some of which has been floated about before, but some of which is certainly new information, such as a possible launch of the device on Verizon. In a...

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Digital Offers: Save more than $500 on this DevOps Mastery Bundle!

Looking for a career change in 2017 and want to get started with mastering development opportunities? There are so many different coding languages, things to learn and ways to learn it that it can quickly become overwhelming. Beyond all that, it simply gets expensive, and not everyone has hundreds or thousands of dollars laying around to drop into learning. Luckily, thanks to great bundles like...

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BerryFlow Upstream Podcast - Gala

Given our next BerryFlow podcast was scheduled to take place on Christmas Day, we decided to have a bit of an impromptu gathering before the holidays fully took over. With BlackBerry's Q3 Fiscal 2017 results, new deals for BlackBerry Radar, TCL being vocal about the BlackBerry brand in their device portfolio and reaffirmations of the trajectory for BBM in 2017, there was plenty to discuss....

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Inst10

Just in time for your holiday photo taking, Inst10 for Instagram has now been updated. This release has multiple fixes across the board addressing the speediness of the app itself right down to new a new icon and graphics. Updated to the very latest Instagram API version 10 Direct Message Fixes and Improvements Load Older Direct Conversations & Chats View Posts from a Location Faster...

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