Should Motorola stick with modular phones?

Should Motorola stick with modular phones?

One day before the Mobile World Congress technically started, Motorola showed off two new smartphones in its longstanding G series. For mid-range handsets they’re certainly worth taking a second look. But the part of the announcement that caught my attention had to do with two phones launched last year. Specifically, accessories for those devices. Motorola…

Does the LG G6 need a head start on Samsung’s Galaxy S8?

Does the LG G6 need a head start on Samsung’s Galaxy S8?

The Mobile World Congress just start on Monday, February 27. A variety of different companies take the day before to announce their big, flagship products, which includes LG, Huawei, Samsung, and Motorola this year. The rest of the trade show will be whatever else surfaces to the top of the news cycle, as is par…

ZTE Blade V8 Pro Review

ZTE Blade V8 Pro Review

Featuring everything we expect in a high-end flagshio smartphone, the ZTE Blade V8 Pro sells at $230. It features a 5.5-inch 1080p LCD display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 octa-core processor with 3GB RAM, dual 13-megapixel camera sensors, NFC, Dolby Hi-Fi audio chipset, fingerprint scanner and Android 6.0 Marshmallow. Will the Blade V8 Pro be your next…

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The BlackBerry name and its first device were introduced 18-years ago today

As long as we celebrated the tenth anniversary of the unveiling of the Apple iPhone on January 9th, we should celebrate today the 18th anniversary of the first BlackBerry device. It was on January 19th, 1999 when a relatively unknown company called Research In Motion introduced the BlackBerry name for a line of devices that…

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BlackBerry shares quick look of the BlackBerry Mercury with MWC teaser

BlackBerry Mercury teaser for MWC It is no surprise by now that the last in-house designed BlackBerry will be officially unveiled at MWC in Barcelona next month. Code named the ‘BlackBerry Mercury,’ this phone will feature a physical QWERTY keyboard (better than the one on the BlackBerry Priv) and the first fingerprint scanner ever to…

New BlackBerry smartphone with Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 CPU coming soon?
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New BlackBerry smartphone with Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 CPU coming soon?

We’re definitely going to see the Mercury next month at Mobile World Congress (MWC) since BlackBerry said so. However, that might not be the only BlackBerry-branded smartphone that will be announced in the coming weeks. News about another BlackBerry smartphone that could be build by PT BB Merah Putih surfaced last week. The device goes…

BlackBerry Mercury: All you need to know
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BlackBerry Mercury: All you need to know

After ditching its proprietary OS for Android, BlackBerry has released only one smartphone featuring the brand’s staple physical keyboard – the BlackBerry Priv which launched in 2015 to a resounding ‘meh’. Now, in partnership with Chinese manufacturer TCL, another Android handset bearing the BlackBerry name and featuring a QWERTY keyboard is poised to hit the…

BlackBerry Mercury stars on TV’s Last Man Standing
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BlackBerry Mercury stars on TV’s Last Man Standing

The BlackBerry Mercury has not been officially announced. Heck, it probably won’t even be called the Mercury when it is launched. But that didn’t stop the phone from making a television appearance on ABC’s Last Man Standing, starring Tim Allen. This will be the last handset designed in-house by BlackBerry, and has a few features…

BlackBerry signs license agreement to bring its smartphones to one of world’s biggest markets
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BlackBerry signs license agreement to bring its smartphones to one of world’s biggest markets

BlackBerry DTEK60 BlackBerry continues to ink strategic partnerships with various companies after exiting the smartphone industry. The Canadian corporation has signed license agreements with TCL Communication and BB Merah Putih for the design, manufacture, and sale of BlackBerry smartphones in various regions. Today, BlackBerry announced another licensing deal meant to bring its smartphones to nearly…

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BlackBerry ‘Mercury’ to be unveiled February 25th, according to teaser

Teaser reveals that the BlackBerry Mercury will be unveiled in Barcelona on February 25th We now know the date and time when BlackBerry is going to introduce the BlackBerry Mercury, according to a teaser that allegedly came from the company. Actually, the teaser itself looks legit especially because the BlackBerry Mercury name was not mentioned…