Nov 17

Sony announces industry’s first 21MP stacked CMOS sensor IMX230 for smartphone cameras

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Sony has just announced the commercialization of ‘Type 1/2.4 21 effective megapixels*2 stacked CMOS image sensor IMX230′, which will provide increasingly sophisticated image-capture functionality for smartphone cameras. “With 21 effective megapixels, this stacked CMOS imaging sensor features compact size, higher image quality, … Continue reading

Nov 15

BlackBerry Blend

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What is BlackBerry Blend? Unveiled along with the BlackBerry Passport on September 24th, BlackBerry blend is a software that allows your PC, Mac or tablets to connect wirelessly with your BlackBerry to display its content such as contacts, calendars, BBM … Continue reading

Nov 14

BlackBerry Passport Review

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The Canadian smartphone maker, BlackBerry’s latest smartphone is the BlackBerry Passport. The Passport is certainly not what anyone would expect in a smartphone. It sports a square screen complemented by an unusual three row keyboard. Codenamed BlackBerry “Windermere”, the first … Continue reading

Nov 13

The Dream Smartphone, what’s yours?

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We have seen so many flagship smartphones in 2014 but each one just seems to miss out on something. It’s very hard to get that perfect smartphone. Oneplus tried to address that with their flagship killer, The Oneplus One, however … Continue reading

Oct 21

BBM for Android and iOS causes line-ups due to High Demand

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BlackBerry CEO, Thorsten Heins, announced earlier this summer that its very popular messaging service, BlackBerry Messenger (BBM), will be arriving on Android and iOS. Well today, BlackBerry has officially released BBM on both platforms and it has already caused a line-up … Continue reading

Sep 26

Motorola has ‘Big Plans’ for Expansion in Waterloo

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Motorola is ready to hire many more employees in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. Motorola has only a few employees in Waterloo at the time but the Engineering director for Motorola Canada stated that, “We’ve got big plans and we’re very optimistic…We’re always looking … Continue reading

Sep 22

Unofficial BBM for Android App adds 1.1 million active users in the first 8 hours

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The BBM for Android was supposed to be released yesterday. However, the launch of the popular messaging service has been delayed due to an unreleased version being available in the Google Play Store by unofficial sources. The BBM app is … Continue reading

Sep 18

BlackBerry Z30: Biggest, Fastest and Most Advanced BlackBerry (Specs and Features)

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Today, BlackBerry announced the new BlackBerry Z30 smartphone. BlackBerry is touting three main features of the Z30, which include: Stunning 5” display, Unique BlackBerry® Natural Sound technology, and Up to 25 hours of battery life. In addition to the above features, the BlackBerry Z30 … Continue reading

Sep 05

BlackBerry Shares Surge Almost 8% in Two Days

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Since BlackBerry shares closed at C$10.75 on Tuesday, September 3, they have risen 7.91% in two days, closing at C$11.60 today.  Yesterday, September 4, BlackBerry shares jumped 4.93% to close at C$11.28.  This resulted from a Bloomberg article indicating that … Continue reading

Sep 04

BlackBerry Ahead of Windows Phone 8 Revenues By Over $600 Million

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In the latest quarter, Windows Phone 8 smartphones exceeded BlackBerry in global shipments.  We have pointed out that BlackBerry is still ahead of WP 8 in the important U.S. market.  Digging deeper into the numbers reveals that BlackBerry is significantly … Continue reading

Sep 03

BBM App for Android shown in a 5 minute leaked video

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BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) is coming to Android and iOS very soon. Recently, the official user guides for both were leaked online, suggesting an imminent release date of BBM on Android and iOS. Today, we have another leak in form of … Continue reading