BlackBerry are due to release the BlackBerry Classic next month. The new design heralds the return of the classic trackpad and hard buttons, features cherished by BlackBerry QWERTY loyalists. It also offers a gleaming touchscreen display, 720 x 720 screen resolution, 1:1 aspect ratio and supports BlackBerry 10 OS version 10.3.
As the release of the BlackBerry Classic approaches, BlackBerry want to ensure that developers apps will be part of the new product launch. To test your existing apps for BlackBerry Classic support, download the BlackBerry 10 Native Beta SDK, 10.3.1 simulator and required development tools.
The great news for developers is that most apps that [...]
BlackBerry earned three acclaimed Red Dot Awards for the high design quality of its BlackBerry Q10, BlackBerry Q5 and BlackBerry Z30 smartphones. This year, the Red Dot Award’s international, 40-member expert panel evaluated 4,815 entries from 53 countries. Winners were selected based on the quality and innovative strength of each product.
“We pride ourselves on industrial design that is simple and intuitive in functionality, while maintaining iconic and familiar elements such as our keyboard and productivity-based user experience,” said Brian Paschke, Senior Industrial Designer, Portfolio Direction at BlackBerry.
“While our smartphones have evolved over time, we [...]
Physical keyboard lovers who have been interested in the Special Edition White and Gold BlackBerry Q10, previously only available in Dubai, will be pleased to know that you caw now buy the device sim-free direct from BlackBerry.
BlackBerry have priced the device at £660.00. This price is VAT inclusive but doesn’t include shipping costs.
Crafted using the finest quality materials, the Special Edition Gold and White BlackBerry Q10 delivers exceptional performance in an exclusively designed smartphone.
The white microdot patterned back provides extra grip and contrasts beautifully with the brilliant gold colouring. A certificate of authenticity, matching [...]
Following on from BlackBerry ending their licensing agreement with T-Mobile US and then offering $100 off a device from ShopBlackBerry, T-Mobile CEO John Legere has now countered with the same offer in an open letter for loyal BlackBerry customers discussing the changes and expectations.
If you’re already with T-Mobile, you can continue to count on us for the great service you’ve come to expect, the regular OS updates, and, of course, America’s fastest nationwide 4G LTE network. None of that changes as far as we’re concerned.
And, if you own any BlackBerry that works on our network and also want the fairness and freedom that comes with being a T-Mobile customer, you [...]