BlackBerry has been down on its luck recently, posting massive losses for the third and fourth quarter of 2013. New CEO John Chen is taking a page from BlackBerry's software and keyboard-focused past to rebuild its future.
In an attempt to update their messaging service and make up for sagging sales, BlackBerry introduced a new version of BlackBerry Messaging that turns the service into a social network. But will it be enough to save BlackBerry?
Smartphone sales for BlackBerry will shift from the consumer to business and government sectors after the company announced layoffs late last week. Blackberry hopes this shift in smartphone sales will provide a boost.