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BlackBerry appoints of Steven Capelli as Chief Financial Officer

BlackBerry appoints of Steven Capelli as Chief Financial Officer

BlackBerry today announced the appointment of Steven Capelli as Chief Financial Officer. Capelli brings 25 years of executive experience in the software and technology industry with a strong track record for driving profitable growth and increased operational efficiencies across business and corporate functions. I am pleased to welcome Steve Capelli as our new Chief Financial Officer,...

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BlackBerry Q2 Fiscal 2017 earnings call live blog!

BlackBerry Q2 Fiscal 2017 earnings call live blog!

As scheduled, BlackBerry has now released their earnings report for Q2 Fiscal 2017 and next up is the live conference call and webcast which kicks off beginning at 8 AM ET. If you're looking to listen in on the call, it can be accessed by dialing 1-844-309-0607 or by visiting the BlackBerry Investors site and be sure to jump into our live blog to catch the highlights and discuss the latest news...

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BlackBerry announces Q2 Fiscal 2017 results

BlackBerry announces Q2 Fiscal 2017 results

BlackBerry has now announced their Q1 Fiscal 2017 earnings results for the period ending August 31, 2016. For Q2 Fiscal 2017, BlackBerry has reported Non-GAAP total revenue of $352 million; GAAP revenue of $334 million. Non-GAAP software and services revenue of $156 million; GAAP software and services revenue of $138 million. As far as devices sales goes, BlackBerry CEO John Chen noted...

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Leaked BlackBerry DTEK60 images show the device from all angles

DTEK60

As expected once one image pops up, more have arrived now. This time around courtesy of the folks over at WinFuture.de. While not as clear as one would hope, the latest round of images offer up a nice look at the BlackBerry DTEK60 from all angles. Get used to picking up some USB-C cables. Specs: 5.5" diagonal, 534 PPI, 2560 x 1440 Quad HD resolution All-touch screen Qualcomm Snapdragon 820...

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BlackBerry to announce Q2 fiscal 2017 results September 28th

Keeping in line with the date on their investor events calendar, BlackBerry has now announced they will be reporting results for the second quarter of fiscal 2017 on September 28, 2016. BlackBerry to Announce Second Quarter Fiscal 2017 Results on Wednesday September 28th, 2016 WATERLOO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Sept. 14, 2016) - BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB) will be reporting...

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BlackBerry DTEK60 leaks out once again via promo image

Just in case the direct from BlackBerry's servers leaked spec sheet or the FCC fillings or the GCF certification or the WiFi Alliance certification were not enough confirmation for you of the DTEK60's existence, Evan Blass, also known as @evleaks has shared a fresh new promotional image for the DTEK60. BlackBerry. pic.twitter.com/rZ1iNSeEpd— Evan Blass (@evleaks) September 27, 2016 Based on...

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If you weren't able to catch BlackBerry CEO John Chen's interview with Amber Kanwar at the Empire Club of Canada as it was live streamed, no matter. You can now catch the replay of the discussion. As expected, a lot of what was discussed revolved around BlackBerry, and Chen's handling of the operations both in the past and in the future. Perhaps, the most interesting part of this interview...

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BerryFlow Upstream Podcast - BlackBerry Argon 'DTEK60'

Did you miss the latest BerryFlow live? If so, now is as good a time as any to go ahead and get yourself caught up. This week, we had a larger than normal panel to discuss the week in BlackBerry. On tap for discussion was the latest on the BlackBerry 'Argon' which is now known as the DTEK60, some BlackBerry Radar news finally, and BlackBerry and Zimperium's partnership announcement and much,...

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BlackBerry 'Argon' passes through the FCC and WiFi Alliance as DTEK60

Following up on the earlier leak of the DTEK60, the device has now landed at the FCC and WiFi Alliance sites. At the FCC, the device has been registered under the model number BBA100­1 but at the WiFi Alliance site, the device shows as both BBA100­1 and the DTEK60 confirming the naming convention across the board. As expected, there's not a lot of further info to be gleaned from the filings as...

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BlackBerry CEO John Chen set to speak to the Empire Club on Sept. 26

Established in 1903, the Empire Club of Canada is recognized as one of Canada's oldest and largest, more important speaker's forum and on September 26, BlackBerry CEO John Chen will be sitting down with Amber Kanwar there for an in-depth discussion. Tickets for the event have already sold out, but it does appear as though at least some of the conversation will be live-streamed. Mr. John...

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Mobile Nations Weekly: Sequels and successors

Mobile Nations Weekly: Sequels and successors

iPhone 7 takes the world by storm, Forza races onto consoles everywhere, and yet another chat platform says Allo. If there's only one iPhone 7 review you read, make it Rene's at iMore. Diving deep into what makes the new iPhone, both good and bad, it's everything you need to know about the phone you're going to start seeing everywhere. Oh, and there's also a whole new version of tvOS and even...

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BlackBerry Camera app updated with usability enhancements and bug fixes

For those of you out there using a Priv or a DTEK50, you'll want to load up the Google Play store and get the latest BlackBerry Camera update downloaded. For this update, BlackBerry has added some usability enhancements and fixed up a few bugs some might hit folks. Also on the list of improvements is the ability to turn on the flashlight when taking photos. What's new: Turn on the flashlight...

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BlackBerry hosting developer summit in New York on November 17

BlackBerry hosting developer summit in New York on November 17

If you're a BlackBerry developer working with the Good Dynamics SDK, you'll want to stay tuned. BlackBerry has now sent out a 'save the date' for a developer summit they have lined up for November 17. BlackBerry Developer Summit Mark your calendar to attend the BlackBerry Developer Summit to get hands-on training with the Good Dynamics SDK. At this event, you will create engaging mobile...

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With BlackBerry Radar having moved past the testing phase, BlackBerry has now announced their end-to-end asset tracking solution has been deployed with Caravan Transport Group Inc. For those unfamiliar with BlackBerry Radar, the innovative 'Smart Trailer' software and hardware solution is built on BlackBerry's cloud-based Internet of Things (IoT) software platform. Taking time, money and...

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Remember before the Priv was announced there were multiple sightings of the BlackBerry Passport Silver Edition caught running Android? At the time, it was caught up in the codename confusion and was better known as Oslo, and well, we know now that it was in some ways, a test bed for BlackBerry's Android smartphones. Although they never went on sale for the masses, a new Kijiji listing might...

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11Street now taking DTEK50 pre-orders in Malaysia

11Street now taking DTEK50 pre-orders in Malaysia

If you live in Malaysia and have been looking into picking up a DTEK50, you now have the option of placing a pre-order with 11Street. The retailer has now posted up pre-orders for the DTEK50 with pricing set at RM 1,339.00, though, shipments are not expected to start going out until September 30, 2016. If you're still on the fence about the DTEK50, be sure to take a look at our review! See at...

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BlackBerry returns to Korean market with launch of the Priv

Following earlier reports that highlighted BlackBerry's plans to return to the Korean market, BlackBerry has now announced official availability of the Priv there at a launch event held in Seoul. As noted by Yonhap News Agency: It is BlackBerry's first smartphone launched in South Korea since it pulled out of the Korean market three years ago. The launch of the Priv smartphone in the...

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BlackBerry 'Argon' likely to be released as the DTEK60

Although we haven't heard a lot about the BlackBerry 'Argon' since the initial rumors popped up, there's now some further evidence the device exists directly off of BlackBerry's servers. Oddly enough, the details come directly from a page which was clearly not meant to be published given the 'donotpublish.html' extension but alas, they somehow went live confirming what was already rumored for...

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Mobile Nations Weekly: Sevens

Mobile Nations Weekly: Sevens

You might have heard about the hot new thing in tech... Samsung's Note 7-shaped hole, err, recall just keeps getting deeper — the recall of the potentially-explosive phone got "now the government's involved" official. If you're still using a recalled Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (if you've not exchanged your phone, that's you), please go to the nearest store for your carrier and exchange it. It doesn...

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Having issues with Reddit In Motion? A fix is on the way

Having issues with Reddit In Motion? A fix is on its way

If you're a Reddit In Motion user, you may have noticed the app hasn't been pulling in content recently unless you were logged into a Reddit account. Luckily, the developer behind the app was made aware of the problem, tracked it down and has already submitted a new build to BlackBerry World. While it's not available as of yet, once it is approved, the update will start rolling out to...

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