Imagine the up roar when the emergence of blackberry first surfaced. It was a smart phone to literally die for. So many people went out of line to purchase this incredible smart phone. I glamoured for it as well but on February 3, 2020, it all ended when TCL, the current licenser and manufacturer of BlackBerry Mobile phones, announced that it would stop selling any and all BlackBerry devices as of August 2020. That means you shouldn’t buy one today, tomorrow, or ever.
Really, though, BlackBerry died when the company decided to sell off its hardware manufacturing business. Or it died when it tried too late to compete with Android and iOS with BlackBerry 10. Or it died when it released flawed products like the BlackBerry Storm. No matter how you look at it, BlackBerry as a smartphone company died long before today.
And I, for one, am going to miss it — a lot…. No, I’m not