Steve Ranger on BlackBerry’s new
The square 4.5-inch touchscreen phone with touch-sensitive Qwerty keyboard will certainly stand out from the mass of anonymous black slabs, or the “sea of sameness”… it’s an unashamedly boxy device described by some as powerful but cumbersome and by others as “like typing on a Pop-Tart.”
Meanwhile, things are so bad that BlackBerry’s COO Marty Beard said:
BlackBerry is not dropping the phone business, quite the contrary.
Maybe the phone business is dropping BlackBerry.