BlackBerry CEO promises updates for BB10 smartphones

By Sudhiir

BlackBerry has announced that it will provide a software update for its smartphones running the BlackBerry 10. However, the company has not announced any plans to release a new phone running its BB10.

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The company also announced that its phones like Passport, Classic and others which run on BlackBerry 10 OS will be receiving updates.

BlackBerry CEO promises updates for BB10 smartphones
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On the company blog, BlackBerry CEO, John Chen, said, "Consumer and enterprise fans of our workhorse BlackBerry 10 smartphones such as Passport, Classic and others can look forward to many security and privacy enhancements in 2016. The coming version 10.3.3 will be certified for NIAP compliance, meaning it will have passed the strictest government-grade security tests, enabling us to further support our government and regulated customers who use BlackBerry 10 devices and demand the highest levels of security. We are also planning a version 10.3.4 for later this year with even more security improvements."

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He earlier told CNET at CES 2016 that the company will also be launching two new Android smartphones while it did not speak of any plans for another BB10 handset, though an update for older BB10 updates is imminent.

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