RIM Says BlackBerry 10 Devices Hit Carrier Labs in October
Research In Motion CEO Thorsten Heins today said that the first wave of devices running BlackBerry 10 will reach carrier certification labs in October. BlackBerry 10, the company's new smartphone platform, is on schedule for an early 2013 launch. The company has touchscreen-only and QWERTY-equipped devices in the works, and says that it has several carriers lined up to support BB10 at launch.
BlackBerry Motion Eschews the Keyboard, Packs Huge Battery
Oct 9, 2017
TCL today announced the BlackBerry Motion, a follow-up to the KEYone that drops the keyboard in favor of a larger touch screen. The Motion boasts a 5.5-inch full HD screen that's covered in a nano-diamond coating to prevent scratches.
BlackBerry to Cease Monthly Updates for the Priv, Launch Trade-Up Program
Dec 15, 2017
BlackBerry said this week that it will no longer provide monthly system and security updates to its BlackBerry Priv smartphone. The company originally committed to providing updates for a period of two years.
Google's Motion Stills App Gains Moving Text and Smoother Loops
Dec 16, 2016
Google updated its Motion Stills app for iOS with several new features. First, users can now apply text to their GIFs.
Google's Motion Stills App Now Available to Android Phones
Jul 20, 2017
Google today made its Motion Stills GIF-making application available to Android handsets for the first time. The app, first released last year, has until now been reserved for the iPhone.
Google Calendar for Android Can Now Help Groups Schedule Meetings
Apr 27, 2016
Google today announced a new feature for its Calendar application for Android that makes it easier for groups to schedule meetings. This tool is being made available to Google Apps for Work and Edu users, who more commonly need to schedule group events.