BlackBerry is quitting the phone business—again. You might recall BlackBerry quit manufacturing smartphones back in 2016, but it licensed its brand name to the Chinese smartphone corporation TCL. TCL started pumping out BlackBerry-branded devices—some of which were QWERTY equipped and some of which were shameless rebadgings of existing TCL phones. TCL’s Zombie BlackBerry plan apparently wasn’t working too well, though, since now that’s dead, too.
I Traded My Phone for a Bunch of 25 Year Old Tech for a Day
How much has tech changed in the past quarter century? Writer Louise Matsakis spends a day doing her job using only the tech that was availab