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  1. joshualebowitz's Avatar
    But are we even surprised at this point...

    I think Amazon will be the only retailer in the US for the KEY3
    If there were going to be a KEY3, BlackBerry Mobile would be responding to these messages of concern. Best to try to find a KEY2 or KEY2LE or look at other devices that might support a keyboard attachment. Think everyone on this site will be forced to look at other brands soon.
    phuoc and Paulelmar18 like this.
    08-07-19 11:32 AM
  2. Elephant_Canyon's Avatar
    Sure I expect a Key3 or the Key4 and Key5 would be extremely awkward..
    They could do like Apple and just release the Key3 and Key5 at the same time, and skip the Key4.
    08-07-19 03:34 PM
  3. Chuck Finley69's Avatar
    They could do like Apple and just release the Key3 and Key5 at the same time, and skip the Key4.
    That’s probably what’s going on as we speak.
    08-07-19 03:36 PM
  4. ray689's Avatar
    That’s probably what’s going on as we speak.
    Actually Key8 since 8 is a lucky number for the Chinese. Which is also why they'll stick with Android 8 as well. lol.
    elfabio80 and SeeBeeEss like this.
    08-07-19 03:46 PM
  5. Chuck Finley69's Avatar
    Actually Key8 since 8 is a lucky number for the Chinese. Which is also why they'll stick with Android 8 as well. lol.
    If reading the calendar properly, I believe 2020 is the year of the mobile device or phone depending on translation dialect.
    TgeekB likes this.
    08-07-19 04:00 PM
  6. phuoc's Avatar
    If reading the calendar properly, I believe 2020 is the year of the mobile device or phone depending on translation dialect.
    My Chinese daughter-in-law is rolling her eyes right now:-)
    08-07-19 05:04 PM
  7. Chuck Finley69's Avatar
    My Chinese daughter-in-law is rolling her eyes right now:-)
    As long as it’s all understood as tongue in cheek good natured fun. If she’s not laughing, I’m deep in trouble.
    08-07-19 05:09 PM
  8. phuoc's Avatar
    No problem Chuck, she's laughing:-)
    08-07-19 05:10 PM
  9. Chuck Finley69's Avatar
    No problem Chuck, she's laughing:-)
    Whew!!!!!! The mods do circle sometimes.
    08-07-19 05:13 PM
  10. phuoc's Avatar
    Whew!!!!!! The mods do circle sometimes.
    Yosemite Sam says, "mods back off" :-)
    08-07-19 05:14 PM
  11. RK_BB's Avatar
    US buyers beware of the International versions as BlackBerry Mobile does not support them:

    https://www.reddit.com/r/blackberry/...m_source=share
    08-07-19 10:21 PM
  12. conite's Avatar
    US buyers beware of the International versions as BlackBerry Mobile does not support them:

    https://www.reddit.com/r/blackberry/...m_source=share
    This is specifically the Indian variant by Optiemus.
    08-07-19 10:25 PM
  13. RK_BB's Avatar
    Perhaps this is why Pie take time...nonetheless, interesting piece by Alex Thurber (towards the end):

    https://utbblogs.com/mobile-encrypti...hp-and-mcafee/
    08-07-19 10:33 PM
  14. John Albert's Avatar
    Perhaps this is why Pie take time...nonetheless, interesting piece by Alex Thurber (towards the end):

    https://utbblogs.com/mobile-encrypti...hp-and-mcafee/
    Is Thurber still working with BlackBerry?
    08-07-19 10:36 PM
  15. RK_BB's Avatar
    Is Thurber still working with BlackBerry?
    I guess not!
    08-07-19 10:38 PM
  16. Dunt Dunt Dunt's Avatar
    Is Thurber still working with BlackBerry?
    No he has been gone for a while now.... And so far they haven't filled his position, so not sure there is an executive overseeing that department anymore.
    08-08-19 07:24 AM
  17. curves2000's Avatar
    No he has been gone for a while now.... And so far they haven't filled his position, so not sure there is an executive overseeing that department anymore.

    I think the new executive Bryan Palma has that line of business. That being said it's a smaller aspect of the business than people expected.

    Hopefully he can do something on his end to continue the BlackBerry keyboard devices are still in play for 2020 and more.

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    08-08-19 01:12 PM
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