Boring old BlackBerry tried to be very serious at the launch of the equally serious Passport smartphone. The problem is, CEO John Chen has a personality, and he's not afraid to let it show. We think that's a very good thing.
BlackBerry CEO John Chen says the company has already sold 200,000 Passport smartphones, just 48 hours after it went up for pre-order. The Passport also became the best-selling unlocked phone on Amazon.com.
BlackBerry and Porsche Design have announced their latest smartphone together. It's the P'9983, and while it's technically modeled on the existing BlackBerry Q10 QWERTY phone, the design is strikingly different.
Comments made by a BlackBerry executive this week suggest the mobile company is considering building its own smartwatch. Enterprise head John Sims described wearables as "definitely an area of research."
BlackBerry looks set to officially launch its unusual-looking Passport smartphone on September 24 at events in Toronto, London, and Dubai. The question is, will anyone go for a handset with a square display?
BlackBerry CEO John Chen has said in an internal memo the three-year company restructure is complete, and that the firm is now on its way to recovery. This comes just before it fully reveals the Passport, a smartphone designed to…