Nearly dead in 2013, Blackberry has fought back under its new CEO John Chen to regain some momentum--particularly in the enterprise market.
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BlackBerry CEO John Chen has taken swipe at Android's Knox security, shortly after Google announced that it will be implementing more enterprise-centric security and management features to Android as part of what it called 'Android for Work.'
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Check out the hottest mobile IT stories for June 6, BlackBerry eyes the enterprise with secure BBM, Tapatalk's multimillion dollar venture capital boost, the activities PND companies are trying to utilize, Samsung's tablet with a foldable screen and an increase in use time for Android.
The mobile payments market is set to take off, with Gartner forecasting a 35 percent annual growth rate through 2017, and BlackBerry is betting that the market holds a key to its revival.
BlackBerry recently demonstrated its BBM Protected messaging service at the BlackBerry Experience event held in Washington, D.C. last week.