You can't say BlackBerry hasn't put some serious effort into reviving its brand. It released the BlackBerry 10 operating system and accompanying phones earlier this year. It's currently in beta-testing for BlackBerry Messenger for Android. The company really seems to be trying to hang on against stiff competition in the smartphone world.
Yet, a dark cloud is growing. The company's woes really came into focus this past week with some snippets in a regulatory filing that find BlackBerry admitting it can't compete with Apple and Android. Throw in layoffs and a second-quarter loss of nearly $1 billion, and the future isn't looking too rosy.… Read more