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So long, BBM.

The end of an era: Friday is the last day you can use BlackBerry Messenger

The original BlackBerry Messenger — or BBM, for short — was released in 2005, two years before the first iPhone.

BlackBerry wants to rescue users of the doomed BBM messaging service by giving them access to its corporate product

But it's unclear whether it's offering any kind of transition plan for users of the consumer version of the messaging service.
A decade ago, BlackBerry Messenger, now BBM, was the messaging service of choice among millions of BlackBerry users.

BlackBerry Messenger will soon be the latest messaging service to die

Emtek, which now runs BBM, will shut it down on May 31, it said Thursday. Users will need to download their photos before then.
Which photo looks better to you?

A top YouTuber did a ‘blind’ test to find the very best smartphone camera, and the iPhone lost in the first round

Yes, the Apple iPhone XS has an incredible camera. But perception is reality, and in a blind test the iPhone failed miserably.
Cylance CEO Stuart Mcclure

It’s official: BlackBerry is buying cybersecurity firm Cylance for $1.4 billion

BlackBerry said it would acquire Cylance, an AI and cybersecurity firm, for $1.4 billion in cash. Business Insider first reported acquisition talks this month.

A legendary gadget brand is making a comeback with a smaller smartphone to go with your regular one — the Palm phone hits stores today

Palm hasn't released a phone since 2010, but it's hoping to re-enter the tech arena with a smaller, on-the-go smartphone so you can leave your normal phone at home. Oh, and Steph Curry is involved.
FILE PHOTO: Blackberry CEO Chen speaks to reporters following their annual general meeting for shareholders in Waterloo

Blackberry beats on the top and bottom lines

The company said revenue from its main business — software and services — will grow 8-10% year-over-year, and that adjusted earnings per share will be positive for fiscal year 2019.
Danish audio company Bang & Olufsen unveiled the Beosound Edge, a rolling speaker that costs over $3,700.

7 of the coolest gadgets announced at IFA 2018, Europe’s biggest tech show of the year

Europe's largest consumer electronics show is underway in Berlin, and companies like Lenovo, Sony, and Sennheiser have announced innovative, exciting, and quirky new products.

Here’s how the new $400 BlackBerry smartphone compares to the pricier BlackBerry Key2

The new BlackBerry Key2 LE is a cheaper version of the high-end BlackBerry Key2 that TCL released earlier this year. It's a nearly identical phone with a few key differences in its design and features.

Apple is now worth over $1 trillion — here are 9 people who were convinced the iPhone would be a major flop

When the iPhone first came out, there were a lot of people who didn't think it was all that great.