CES 2019 Wrap-Up: What we covered
From $400 gaming phones to strong laptops that weigh a little, write a lot and a whole lot more. Plus, watches and headphones!
TCL pre-announces Alcatel and BlackBerry plans, edge-to-edge displays for CES 2019
New mid-range and budget phones to be expected, further availability of the latest BlackBerries and edge-to-edge displays are due in Vegas.
Pocketnow’s Holiday Shopping Guide 2018
If for one reason or another you really want to get your loved ones the right phone this Christmas, let us help! Sponsored by the all-new OnePlus 6T.
Atomic and Champagne BlackBerry KEY2 LE available in US
The Champagne color will be available at both Amazon and Best Buy while the Atomic color is just at Best Buy. And it costs $500.
On the Road Again… with Michael Fisher | #PNWeekly 334
On our show, Mr. Mobile is taking us along in a hydrogen cell vehicle as we review the best in mobile tech in 2018 and take a view to 2019.
Who said IFA 2018 isn’t about phones? | #PNWeekly 320
Nine Android phones have launched and we expect more to come along soon. We also cover Xiaomi’s OPPO Find X and other mobile tech news in our show!
BlackBerry lites up, Lenovo snaps up a new dragon | IFA 2018 Daily: Day -1 and 0
Laptops from Acer, ASUS and Lenovo and a quintet of phones from the well-meaning to the overachieving. You know it’s a trade show out there.
A more colorful BlackBerry KEY2 LE is also more accessible
But with the lower price comes spec downgrades. And the KEY2 didn’t really provide big punching power in the first place. But are the complaints valid?
BlackBerry KEY2 LE looks set for IFA 2018 debut
TCL is presenting an event in Berlin on August 30. It’s got something to do with BlackBerry. We have a guess as to what it might be.
BlackBerry KEY2 survives better than predecessor with JerryRigEverything’s tests
Last year, phone maker TCL almost ran away with great results on durability with the KEYone… with one critical failure. Can it win with the KEY2?
Let there be a second Light | #PNWeekly 314
Thoughts on the KEY2, the refreshed MacBook Pro, holes against notches, dating with people who have iPhones and a whole lot more on our show this week!
BlackBerry KEY2 Lite said to shine bright in three colors
This “lite” phone comes in a charming red, but is just about the same size as a regular KEY2. So, what makes it so lite? The specs? The build?
Unlocked BlackBerry KEY2 pre-orders kick off June 29
The KEY2 will be made available in typical GSM unlocked fashion in the states. Will there be a carrier deal coming up? We don’t know yet.
WWDC 2018 and BlackBerry’s KEY2 success | #PNWeekly 308
BlackBerry has a new phone to last a weekend, feature a keyboard and much more while Apple has surged in software in some places and lagged in others.
BlackBerry KEY2 brings the Speed Key for two-touch multitasking
There’s a brighter charge to the hardware specs on this productivity phone with even more features to protect users from unscrupulous apps.
BlackBerry KEY2, Ghost both rattling towards launches
The former gets treated with a new video and a look at a special key. The other phone (or two) gets a general release timeframe.
John Chen wants to see a $150 BlackBerry Bold 9900 revival
It’d be cheap, do little, but do it well and do it securely. It’d be affordable enough to be a second phone, a work phone. And BlackBerry’s CEO wants it bad.
Vote for your top flagship smartphone of 2017!
We’ve had our say, now it’s our readers’ chance to pick a winner. Which flagship gets the tip-top mark for 2017? Cast your ballot and find out on New Year’s Day!
3 stories you may have missed from Pocketnow
We produce some stories on the hottest topics in mobile technology, but we also thread the fabric of the background. Take a look at these stories and see how they should guide the industry into the future.
The 5 most-watched Pocketnow videos of 2017!
Pocketnow has covered a lot of ground in smartphones this year and a lot of that coverage came onto our video side. Which ones were the most popular? Time to take a look back.
BlackBerry KEYone Black Edition giveaway from TCL
BlackBerry Mobile is engaging consumers with an Instagram-based contest — no picture-taking required, just some sharing with your friends.
BlackBerry phone-maker TCL posts big declines in shipments year-to-date
The KEYone was one of the surprise breakout hits of 2017, bringing great mobile sales to the BlackBerry brand. Not enough, though, to help its ODM.
BlackBerry KEYone sequel inches closer to release with benchmark ‘confirming’ 6GB RAM
We have no idea how TCL intends to name this BlackBerry KEYone follow-up (maybe KEYtwo), but 6GB RAM and a Snapdragon 660 SoC seem etched in stone.
New Mate, New Axon, New BlackBerry ft. CrackBerry Kevin | #PNWeekly 275 (Audio)
The Huawei Mate 10 and ZTE Axon M for AT&T got their launch events this week! We talk about those and BlackBerry’s latest moves with CrackBerry Kevin!
TCL pre-games some more with a BlackBerry Motion video teaser
All the specifications you would ever need to know are pretty much official and it’s even on sale in a couple of places. All we need is to be teased.