Pricing revealed for BlackBerry Priv in SA

2016-02-09 12:01

BlackBerry’s new smartphone goes on sale in South Africa with a price-point targeted at competing with other premium devices.

BlackBerry launches Android-powered Priv in SA

2016-01-28 13:53

The Canadian smartphone maker plans to start selling its first-ever Android powered phone in South Africa.

BlackBerry intent on staying alive in phone business

2015-12-21 15:36

BlackBerry CEO John Chen is sure the software and handset company will always be in the phone business, even if it means working together with other manufacturers.

BlackBerry is ‘still hot’, say Fin24 users

2015-09-29 11:10

Local BlackBerry fans haven’t been put off by Google Android and Apple iOS’s dramatic rise over the last five years.

SA happy with their smartphones, survey reveals

2015-07-16 20:15

South Africans are very happy with their smartphones, research has revealed.

BlackBerry blasts snooping proposals

2015-07-09 08:46

The Canadian phone maker has rejected political moves to ban strong encryption, saying that it's a short-sighted policy that would not serve companies or governments.

BlackBerry suffers first-quarter loss

2015-06-23 16:01

BlackBerry reported a first-quarter loss that missed analysts’ estimates as sales from smartphones dropped.

SA's most popular smartphones revealed

2015-05-26 09:14

South Africans love their smartphones, but the choice of top device may surprise many.

Samsung a top target for phone thieves - poll

2015-04-21 12:07

Snap polls by Fin24 have revealed that Samsung smartphones along with BlackBerry and Apple devices are among top targets for thieves.

Businesses in South Africa won’t take a new local privacy law seriously until there’s a high-profile hacking breach in the country, says a security expert.

Businesses in South Africa won’t take a new local privacy law seriously until there’s a high-profile hacking breach in the country, says a security expert.

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Arthur Goldstuck: Can Priv save BlackBerry?

2016-02-01 15:28

The new Android Priv smartphone could help turn around BlackBerry, if it gets the marketing right, writes Arthur Goldstuck.

BlackBerry rejects hacked phone claim

2016-01-15 08:56

The smartphone maker has rejected reports that its device security has been compromised.

BlackBerry Priv blends Android with security

2015-09-30 14:58

BlackBerry’s new slider smartphone powered by Google’s Android operating system represents a blend of security and usability.

BlackBerry unveils Android phone in new reboot

2015-09-27 09:18

BlackBerry announced plans Friday to sell an Android-powered smartphone, in the latest reboot effort from the faded star of the sector.

Samsung targets corporates with security push

2015-07-10 15:25

Samsung's security partnership with BlackBerry is part of a broader strategy to differentiate the South Korean brand for the enterprise rather than consumer market.

Samsung ups security with BlackBerry partnership

2015-07-07 14:27

Samsung and BlackBerry have announced the first results of a partnership designed to provide secure Android smartphones for enterprise users.

BlackBerry may launch Android smartphone

2015-06-12 09:44

BlackBerry is considering equipping an upcoming smartphone with Google's Android software for the first time, sources say.

More retrenchments for struggling BlackBerry

2015-05-24 16:10

BlackBerry is laying off an unspecified number of workers around the world as the struggling smartphone manufacturer tries to make its device business profitable.

BlackBerry usage in Africa to rise - study

2015-04-07 13:57

Phone brand BlackBerry is hanging onto its strong presence in Africa, despite rapidly shedding users in other parts of the world.

Obama: I have a BlackBerry, but can't text

2015-03-13 07:46

US President Barack Obama has a BlackBerry smartphone, but isn't allowed to fully engage on social media.

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