Canada Blackberry

Oh Look, Blackberry Is Still Making Smartphones

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.26.2016 | Canada Business

It's BlackBerry's thinnest phone yet.

BlackBerry Is Giving Up On Its Classic Phone

CP | Aleksandra Sagan | Posted 07.05.2016 | Canada Business

Classic BlackBerry!

RCMP Obtained Key To Hack BlackBerry Communications: Report

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 04.18.2016 | Canada Business

More than one million messages decrypted in organized crime probe.

Is This The Final Nail In BlackBerry's Coffin?

The Huffington Post Canada | Bria John | Posted 03.23.2016 | Canada Business

Facebook dropping it's app support for BlackBerry OS.

Canada Has An Innovation Problem

Mehrdad Loghmani | Posted 03.04.2016 | Canada Business
Mehrdad Loghmani

Canada is a vast country with ample resources, however political and economic machinery in this country are not open enough to create true and genuine marketplace for disruptive ideas. Cultural, artistic and intellectual innovation form the foundation of innovative economies. No nation can stay competitive and economically advanced while stagnating culturally and intellectually. Innovation requires taking risk and being open to new ideas. The biggest obstacles in the way of innovation in Canada are regressive and closed institutions.

BlackBerry Layoffs To Hit Canada, Florida

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.05.2016 | Canada Business

One hundred and twenty-five Canadian jobs on the line.

What Uber And BlackBerry Taught Me About Our Mental Health System

Alicia Raimundo | Posted 01.27.2016 | Canada Living
Alicia Raimundo

We can't be the taxi companies, Blackberry or other organizations that refused to adapt and change. We need to keep improving, listening and being better. It's not enough just to be the best of bad. We need to be actually good. Making hard choices that result in better and more effective services.

CES 2016 Proves The Future Of Driverless Cars Is Promising

Andrew Lo | Posted 01.08.2016 | Canada Business
Andrew Lo

The majority of Canadians believe driverless car technology will result in fewer accidents, speeding and drunk driving. Advancements in electronics that will make the driverless car a reality are certainly the talk of the Consumer Electronics Show (CES 2016).

BlackBerry Is Getting Into The Driverless Car Business

CP | David Friend, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.06.2016 | Canada Business

Working on technology that allows cars to talk to each other, avoid collisions.

BlackBerry CEO Stands By Willingness To Hand Over Private Info

CP | David Friend, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.19.2015 | Canada Business

"I strongly believe that if there are bad elements out there trying to harm society, for one reason or another... it's our social responsibility to help."

Blackberry Mounts A Comeback With The Android-Based Priv

Sharon Vinderine | Posted 12.15.2015 | Canada Business
Sharon Vinderine

For all of you naysayers out there who think its too late for Blackberry and that they missed their opportunity, I'm here to tell you that the Priv might make you change your mind. Blackberry CEO John Chen has set a sales goal of five million units in the next year, and hitting that goal may keep Blackberry in the handheld market.

BlackBerry To Leave Pakistan Over Government Demand To Open Servers

CP Business | Posted 11.30.2015 | Canada Business

WATERLOO, Ont. — BlackBerry Ltd. (TSX:BB) says it's delaying a plan to stop operating in Pakistan, but remains committed to closing up shop in that...

Will This Be The Last Smartphone BlackBerry Ever Makes?

CP | David Friend, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.02.2015 | Canada Business

TORONTO — The future of BlackBerry's smartphone business may very well be sitting in your hands later this week. The BlackBerry Priv, the company...

Oilpatch Spooked By Prospect Of Another Prime Minister Trudeau

CP | Alexandra Posadzki and Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.15.2015 | Canada Business

The prospect of a change in government has at least one oilpatch CEO spooked. Grant Fagerheim, the chief executive of Calgary-based oil and gas produ...

BlackBerry Smartphones May Soon Be A Thing Of The Past: CEO

The Huffington Post Canada | William Alcopra | Posted 10.14.2015 | Canada Business

2016 or bust?

BlackBerry CEO's Awkward Demo Of New Phone Won't Help

The Huffington Post Canada | William Alcopra | Posted 09.30.2015 | Canada Business

He tried. We'll give him that.

BlackBerry Announces Android Phone As Revenue Collapses

CP | David Friend, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.25.2015 | Canada Business

WATERLOO, Ont. -- BlackBerry (TSX:BB) missed already low expectations for its second-quarter, reporting just US$490 million of revenue. That was do...

BlackBerry Posts Bigger-Than-Expected Loss

CP | David Friend, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.23.2016 | Canada Business

WATERLOO, Ont. - BlackBerry Ltd. delivered another loss in the first quarter as the company struggled to sell its smartphones and worked to grow its r...

Bad News Expected For BlackBerry

The Huffington Post Canada | Sunny Freeman | Posted 06.22.2015 | Canada Business

BlackBerry is expected to report another disappointing chapter this week in Canada’s favourite will-they-or-won’t-they turnaround story.

BlackBerry, Ryan Seacrest No Longer At War

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.01.2016 | Canada Business

WATERLOO, Ont. - BlackBerry Ltd. says it has resolved its legal dispute with Typo Products LLC, a maker of add-on keyboards for the Apple iPhone.The W...

BlackBerry Laying Off Unspecified Number Of Employees

CP | David Friend, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.23.2016 | Canada Business

he Waterloo, Ont.-based company said the job cuts will affect people who made the hardware, software and applications for its phones

BlackBerry CEO Sees Pay Drop 96%

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 05.22.2015 | Canada Business

Not everyone can take a 96-per-cent pay cut and still make money hand over fist, but BlackBerry CEO John Chen is easily among this exclusive group of ...

BlackBerry CEO Takes Politician To Task Over 'Insulting' Words

CBC | Posted 05.11.2016 | Canada Business

BlackBerry CEO John Chen is asking Shafiq Qaadri, a member of the Ontario legislature, to apologize for comments he made after introducing a petition ...

BlackBerry Axes Keyboard In Latest Smartphone

CP | David Friend, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.07.2016 | Canada Business

TORONTO - BlackBerry is foregoing its famous physical keyboard in its newest smartphone.The Waterloo, Ont.,-based company launches BlackBerry Leap in ...

BlackBerry Actually Turns A Profit

CP | David Friend, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.27.2015 | Canada Business

WATERLOO, Ont. - BlackBerry Ltd. (TSX:BB) saw its revenue continue to fall during its fourth quarter but managed a small profit.BlackBerry's revenue f...