BlackBerry returns: This is how it died twice

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A startup thinks resurrecting the BlackBerry brand is a good idea. That goes to show you -- you just can't squash a BlackBerry.
0:41 Remember Blackberry?
1:08 iPhone Shows Up
2:43 QWERTY is the Future
3:25 The Storm
5:57 Detour
6:52 TCL Goes Shopping
7:26 Goodbye Blackberry
7:30 Third Time's a Charm
8:13 2021, The Future
8:28 My Take
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  • 7:29 I meant to say August 2020. Whoops

    iyaz akhtariyaz akhtar3 kuukautta sitten
    • Don’t overprice it, get apps, make cell phones fun (don’t look the same). Do that and BlackBerry would be alright

      Josh RJosh RUukausi sitten
    • Watching it on blackberry keyone

      KINGS VLOGKINGS VLOG2 kuukautta sitten
    • @Abdul Sawan Thanks!

      iyaz akhtariyaz akhtar3 kuukautta sitten
    • BB CEO name was Mike Lazaridis. and not Jim. The Co-CEO was Jim Balsilie

      Abdul SawanAbdul Sawan3 kuukautta sitten
  • BlackBerry key 5 fold?

    sidewalks29sidewalks292 päivää sitten
  • So, something of a Luddite question here: Is it a Blackberry if it runs on Android? I’m looking for a viable alternative to iPhone and Android. Sounds like Blackberry won’t be it.

    Old YellerOld Yeller2 päivää sitten
  • I can’t wait to get a new blackberry I’m over all this apple stuff

    Sebastian bachSebastian bach3 päivää sitten
  • Still with my bb classic!

    ruggero speranzaruggero speranza4 päivää sitten
  • I never had a problem with the Storm except when I spilled a bowl of soup on it. Yes,I was proudly showing off my Blackberry at dinnertime. LOL

    AC NixonAC Nixon5 päivää sitten
  • Physical keyboard is like blackberry Ex.. They can’t get over it.

    Amit YadavAmit Yadav5 päivää sitten
  • Only privacy could make me come back to blackberry, also rooting potential. Give us back our freedom and you get back our money.

    Peter MercadoPeter Mercado6 päivää sitten
  • Lemme know if y’all want some better music lmfao. Spotify: Jimmi Stone

    Jimmi StoneJimmi Stone6 päivää sitten
  • Sidekick and blackberrys my faves

    Jimmi StoneJimmi Stone6 päivää sitten
  • Yay! I missed my BlackBerry!

    Ashwini SimhaAshwini Simha6 päivää sitten
  • I still miss the actual keyboard buttons.

    Ernest RollinsErnest Rollins9 päivää sitten
  • If they adapted to change, It wouldn’t have died at all

    skeleguns 10,ooo,oooskeleguns 10,ooo,ooo9 päivää sitten
  • Keyboards with smart phones are dead!

    Caleb BirdCaleb Bird10 päivää sitten
  • i have a blackberry keyone and priv

    Sasuke HatakeSasuke Hatake10 päivää sitten
  • No mention of Blackberry Passport, which was their best phone ever. I loved it.

    LOKIN SHAHLOKIN SHAH10 päivää sitten
  • Why people cling onto Blackberry . It is dead already in hardware and software eco system. It is just history of failed technology .

    changchang10 päivää sitten
  • They need to do Blackberry Passport ANDROID if they want to be great again. And price need to be low so people will buy!

    Dugi DevetDugi Devet11 päivää sitten
  • I want updated bb passport.

    RitualRitual13 päivää sitten
  • I miss Blackberry Messenger

    jeffrey kingjeffrey king13 päivää sitten
  • I still use my Key2

    Lukáš KouteckýLukáš Koutecký13 päivää sitten
  • The new blackberries with the keyboard are actually really nice

    Michael ZedalisMichael Zedalis13 päivää sitten
  • Blackberry should aim to steal Samsung Galaxy Note users. With Samsung discontinuing the Note line, and doing very "Apple" things with their phones (aka removing the headphone jack), Blackberry has a really good opportunity here to scoop people up.

    FlappyBirdKingFlappyBirdKing14 päivää sitten
  • I am thinking of buying the bb q20 can I still use it in 2021 and I just need WhatsApp. I want to be far from social media.

    simanur coskunsimanur coskun14 päivää sitten
  • I don't care for BlackBerry phones but it's nice to see that they refuse to die and are determined to make phones their own way. Make 2021 the year of BlackBerry and Sony phones!

    Omar JimenezOmar Jimenez15 päivää sitten
  • BlackBerry Bold 9900 is the best phone I've ever used.

    Kaone SeberekoKaone Sebereko15 päivää sitten
  • BlackBerry don't die , it is in coma at the moment. Hang in there

    t A m i L p O d i y Nt A m i L p O d i y N15 päivää sitten
  • RIM collapsed when they allowed android to run on their hardware. They should have their own hardware and software.

    James MarreroJames Marrero16 päivää sitten
  • Here is my take on what the new BB should do: Get rid of the keyboard and include some sort of facial recognition software that delivers croissants to ur home every time it scans ur face 🥐

    Ed MEd M16 päivää sitten
  • Zombie blackberry

    Ed MEd M16 päivää sitten
  • Watched in 2021 on my blackberry key1

    Mr WilliamsMr Williams18 päivää sitten
  • I liked seeing old videos of people without mask and not afraid to touch things and be close to each other. Side note: My error rate typing in a virtual keyboard is ridiculously high

    Meow MeowMeow Meow18 päivää sitten
  • Yessssss!!!.......I am a Blackberry lover. I have the Aurora and Evolve. NOW, ket BlackBerry do a bomb azz smart watch

    B BB B18 päivää sitten
  • I miss my Blackberry Q10 soooo much. The only reason I had to bail on it was that eventually all the apps dried up as there was no support, otherwise I would have kept using it for sure

    dilemma713dilemma71318 päivää sitten
  • I really don't understand why they, Rim/blackberry are trying so hard & experimenting so much to be successful in the touch screen phone business. The answer to the ideal blackberry phone is right in their faces - a touch screen phone with their unique blackberry keyboard that comes up on the screen when you swipe right or left, after turning the phone on. The first image you see on the touch screen will be your typical Android, or microsoft OPS, or that of any other phone OPS. Then you swipe left, or right to bring on/up the blackberry keyboard onto the screen each time you want to text or send msgs. Simple. The company can still leave on some but not all the unique features that made blackberry, what blackberry has always been.

    4ever true4ever true19 päivää sitten
  • i had a blackberry as a 7 year old back in 2008 didnt like it so i sold it and bought a sony ericsson walkman

    DromeddaDromedda19 päivää sitten
  • Keyboards are only for laptops and maybe tablet it no longer belongs on a smartphone. if BB doesnt understand this simple logic they will fail again and they will deserve it because they ignored a fact.

    Muhammad Ali HassanMuhammad Ali Hassan20 päivää sitten
  • Liked the Priv's one... Slide phones are better...i think...

    Tanvir TuhinTanvir Tuhin20 päivää sitten
  • I owned a pearl very private feel, but I wish them luck it’s competing with Linux

    Whole ReflectionsWhole Reflections22 päivää sitten
  • Just ditch the integrated physical keyboard and just include it as a modular gadget in the box

    Mr. Person HumansonMr. Person Humanson22 päivää sitten
  • BlackBerry is going to be dead again before the end of the year.

    SpaceBuckarooSpaceBuckaroo23 päivää sitten
  • Its like the zombie of phones!! Aiyaaahh!!

    Romelle RodriguezaRomelle Rodrigueza23 päivää sitten
  • I think it's fantastic Blackberry's planning a return! Great well-known, popular brand with a great linux Os. I am excited about it!

    Patrick O'NeillPatrick O'Neill25 päivää sitten
  • Mike Lazaridis....

    Rob MartinRob Martin25 päivää sitten
  • I'm watching this on a silver Key2 right now. All the keys still intact and clear (never got blurry). I love the keys! Everyone who sees it asks to see it because everyone else's phone looks similar, all black screen. Mine has a classy touch keyboard on it.

    Cheap 'N ChicCheap 'N Chic26 päivää sitten
  • For me blackberry never dead

    The Real / GThe Real / G26 päivää sitten
  • Had a Storm, had a Torch. Loved both.

    Mr Sosha Da baad ManMr Sosha Da baad Man27 päivää sitten
  • I remember years ago when the company I worked for issued me the Blackberry Bold. Then a year later, it got traded-in for an issued Apple iPhone 5s. I quit after a month and threw the iPhone in the river.

    harold dannyharold danny27 päivää sitten
  • Its Fernando Alonso of phones

    hasan dhilonhasan dhilon28 päivää sitten
  • Don't get me wrong guys I loved b.b but what if it dies again then what you left with a dead ph again

    Russel VarcoeRussel Varcoe29 päivää sitten
  • Xda phone already did it

    avishai jahanianavishai jahanianUukausi sitten

    Tonio SarantosTonio SarantosUukausi sitten
  • In other words, BB simply sucks. You could have said that in 2 seconds you know.

    Ray NgRay NgUukausi sitten
  • I was just thinking about TCL foldable screen concepts, the BlackBerry could rip from, were already 2 years in the foldable market screen.

    Mo AMo AUukausi sitten
  • So nobody's gonna talk about the stock?

    Everyday SearchEveryday SearchUukausi sitten
  • There’s just something with BB that makes it unique that when you see someone using a BB you can feel some intimidation or thrills. Unlike when you see someone using Samsung or iPhone, it’s just like “k.” and that’s it.

    MA YA RI ᜋᜌᜇᜒMA YA RI ᜋᜌᜇᜒUukausi sitten
  • In hindi

    Pankaj KumarPankaj KumarUukausi sitten
  • I have the key2 and i wouldn't trade it for any other smartphone

  • I just can't wait to buy blackberry

    Mask Man A.K.A Kelvin SharmaMask Man A.K.A Kelvin SharmaUukausi sitten
  • Why?

    sean7891233sean7891233Uukausi sitten
  • They still had the best messenger . Miles better than garbage Whatssap.

    Rico gRico gUukausi sitten
  • More than iPhone Android killed Blackberry and if Apple is not careful Android might kill iPhone too.

    ssk77ssk77Uukausi sitten
  • We need blackberyy OS!!

    DylanDylanUukausi sitten
  • I wish they built Blackberry torch With Android

    Muhammad FaizanMuhammad FaizanUukausi sitten
  • You people think you can market or sell anything. Media can't make fool anymore. Consumers know what and when to buy.. don't worry.

    ghanashyamraj shettyghanashyamraj shettyUukausi sitten
  • Am typing dis using my blackberry key2le :)

    Dominic YipDominic YipUukausi sitten
  • Blackberry Forever! I miss my Blackberry Passport. I remember sitting in class watching the passport unveil event when I was supposed to be paying. Bring back the passport and make it an android version with top notch specs.

    Elijah JamesElijah JamesUukausi sitten
  • The resurrection!! This has me hype! I love BlackBerry so much!!!

    Hayley’s CometHayley’s CometUukausi sitten
  • Blackberry Key2 still used to this day by many hardcore fans. And the Unihertz Titan, Fxtec pro1 and planet computers phones proves there's still a niche for physical keyboard phones

    Tong ZouTong ZouUukausi sitten
  • People were either too ignorant or didn't notice how great BBOS 10 was. It was far ahead of its time. Android & IOS are still newly introducing features Blackberry introduced in 2013.... It's really sad that the new phones are coming with android. BBOS 10 was and still is great. Still rocking a 2013 Blackerry Q10!

    ChramanChramanUukausi sitten
  • Cant wait for the new blackberry phone... I hope it looks like blackberry classic

    Yiwha PhrakanthaphawitiYiwha PhrakanthaphawitiUukausi sitten
  • I had the Storm. It was awesome, until it wasn't. One problem, no WiFi. Because of that my phone company gave me the BlackBerry plan, unlimited data. Second problem, lack of apps. Third, eventually the clickable screem would jam, and you literally would have to take the battery out in order to un jam it.

    Marc LombartMarc LombartUukausi sitten
  • Blackberry Classic/Curve was the perfect PHONE.....the key function to being a phone. If somebody brings that back...I'll buy it in a heartbeat. I am dreading buying a new phone with the size of them now. They barely fit in pockets anymore.

    Salty PSalty PUukausi sitten
  • BlackBerry is a phoenix

    Mikey LejanMikey LejanUukausi sitten
  • blackberry be like: i be back.

    SukhwinderSukhwinderUukausi sitten
  • I had bb for 15 years I had 1 iflod that lasted 8 days I phone are the same phone since first came out junk mine ended it life in the sea you cant beat BlackBerry

    kieran slaterkieran slaterUukausi sitten
  • Make BlackBerry Passport 2!

    Allan Rey DacasinAllan Rey DacasinUukausi sitten
  • Blackberry is like the Kenny McCormick of smartphones! Keeps dying in every episode and keeps coming back in the next episode!

    Jacob WitmerJacob WitmerUukausi sitten
  • How dumb you have to get the message, after so many failures. No body cares abt the keyboard. Jesus

    Hari BabuHari BabuUukausi sitten
  • I'm still using the Blackberry Classic

    Mark TownsleyMark TownsleyUukausi sitten
  • BlackBerry the company doesn't need phones to survive. Their QNX embedded software suite business is quite successful. Highly likely you own a car that uses it. Phones is just a side gig now.

    NeojhunNeojhunUukausi sitten
  • Using my BB Priv since 2015, 5 years running. Also used Nokia N8 for 6 years. 😊

    Debraj BanerjeeDebraj BanerjeeUukausi sitten
  • They should ditch the keyboard thing

    EverythingSamsung PROEverythingSamsung PROUukausi sitten
  • If black bery relea4 a nice competitive phone i am definitely switching.

    EverythingSamsung PROEverythingSamsung PROUukausi sitten
  • I love blackberry

    Dk DuttDk DuttUukausi sitten
  • I’m sorry but if you go to school with that you are getting laughed(fact)

    Virtual TimeVirtual TimeUukausi sitten
  • I would like a phone that can type a letter when i think it... like .. the technology exists, it’s similar to Steven Hawking’s excellent new setup..

    dokhadokhaUukausi sitten
  • Personally ima palm pre kinda guy

    dokhadokhaUukausi sitten
  • nice research man

    Pranav BhandariPranav BhandariUukausi sitten
  • Blackberry Passport 2 needed

  • Yay. Blackberry coming

  • Someone needs to tell blackberry majority of people didn't love physical keyboards.

    Ramses RizalRamses RizalUukausi sitten
  • A simple phone that doesn't spy on you is what I want.

    RoyalCalvinRoyalCalvinUukausi sitten
  • When they let TCL a Chinese company to make security oriented phones, my trust is totally gone. Look forward to the split from TCL and now finally!

    STSTUukausi sitten
    • Well that's if OnwardMobility actually brings us a device. If they don't, then it was better to have TCL than nothing.

      The BoonThe BoonUukausi sitten
  • Why can’t they make a full screen phone 🤷🏼‍♂️🤷🏻🤷‍♀️🤦🏽‍♂️🤦🏽‍♂️??

    Gadiano Saint PierreGadiano Saint PierreUukausi sitten
    • They did, and they all failed commercially (Storm, Z10, Z30, Leap, DTEK, Motion) because no one buys a BlackBerry to type on glass

      The BoonThe BoonUukausi sitten
  • I used to want a Blackberry so bad. Back then I was a student and broke af. 🤐

    Benjameen BenjaminBenjameen BenjaminUukausi sitten
  • You didn't talk about the z30 😊

    jodi bossjodi bossUukausi sitten
  • I'm guessing that Indonesia's phone market singlehandedly saved Blackberry from completely tanking. When everyone else in the world were already using slab smartphones, Blackberry was still all the rage in Indonesia. I guess they really like that tactile mini keyboard.

    LalaLalaUukausi sitten
    • It's not an Indonesian thing to prefer a real keyboard, but for anyone who appreciates the extra tactility.

      The BoonThe BoonUukausi sitten
  • for me the King of the hill still is the BlackBerry Classic , now i am using the titan ...

    I PI PUukausi sitten
    • Man you went from the mini beast to the gigantic one lol

      The BoonThe BoonUukausi sitten
  • my big brother used the blackberry bold 9900 and the z10 until 2018