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Not a fan of touch screen typing? A lover of BlackBerry? Well, T-Mobile USA will be bringing the BlackBerry Q10 to US shores next week when their variant goes on sale for $99 with their two year down payment agreement.
BlackBerry 10 has come a long way since being launched almost three months ago, the numbers of applications available on the platform has grown significantly as well as big titles such as WhatsApp and now Skype has joined in on the fun.
Roughly 18 months after launching BBM Music, BlackBerry is killing off the social music service and referring users to one of their competitors. From June the company will no longer allow users their 50 song playlist to share with friends over the company’s BBM instant messaging service.
Eric Schmidt, Google’s Chairman and former CEO, has outed his love for BlackBerry smart phones, in particular the hardware keyboards that they’re famous for, in an interview with Britain’s The Guardian.
The BlackBerry brand has always been synonymous with keyboard-clad smart phones and when rumours of BlackBerry 10 first emerged, everyone wondered if the hardware keyboard would be dropped, but it wasn’t and the first QWERTY-fied BlackBerry 10 smart phone is set to reach markets during April, the US and UK seems to be the first markets to get the phone.
BlackBerry has always been known for their keyboard-clad devices and when whispers of BlackBerry 10, then rumoured as BBX, first emerged, the question on everyone’s minds was whether or not there would be a device with a keyboard in the line-up. When BlackBerry 10 was announced, the BlackBerry Z10 was everywhere to be seen and the BlackBerry Q10 remained in the shadows, no pricing and no availability was given, but that is about to change.