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BlackBerry 10 updated with easier Android app installs, improved lockscreen, and FM radio support

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Despite significant changes to the company, BlackBerry haven’t stopped working on updates to their BlackBerry 10 OS, today releasing 10.2.1. While the version-number may say otherwise, the new update, rolling out worldwide from today, has some interesting features for owners of the new BlackBerry 10 lineup. Update on Australian rollout below. The biggest change is the new ability to install Android apps from the device, without messing around with desktop […]

Optus reveals BlackBerry Z10 pricing, starts preorderes

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Optus has started pre-orders and has announced its plans for the BlackBerry Z10 – the first phone with its new (and long-awaited given that it has been delayed for so long) BlackBerry 10 OS. The phone will be available on its $60 Optus Plan and $60 Business Complete Plan with a $6 monthly handset repayment fee. Both plans will include $650 of included value, 1.5GB of data, unlimited national SMS […]

The winner takes it all: how BlackBerry will benefit from being open

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A silhouette of Thorsten Heins reveals the answer to his companies problems So, as most will now know, BlackBerry 10 was announced today, alongside the BlackBerry Z10, a beautiful slab phone, and Q10, with a very similar build to the Bold 9900 line. Stupid names by-the-way, but at least they’re kinda-competing on hardware, with no Torch-sized failures in sight. But the OS is still lacking. A number of problems seem […]