This is the final nail on Blackberry users. If you are still glued to your old Blackberry Smartphone, it is time to sow it as a seed to someone else or separate the battery from the phone and keep it in a safe place for reference purposes.
The first blow that kept Blackberry unbalance was when Whatsapp discontinue supports for Blackberrydevices, this extensively affected their market share and caused Blackberry to bow to pressure by producing her firstAndroid powered devicein 2015 calledPriv.
However,Privfailed the company, failed the city and failed her customers; henceT-Mobile, one of the largest retail store in the US have stopped the sale of Blackberry Priv,AT&Tone of blackberry Allie also backing out.
CEOJohn Chensaid in October that the company would exit the smartphone business, which has been on life support for years.
And now, Etisalat have discontinued Blackberry Internet Services also known as BIS subscriptions. Here is the message they sent to their Blackberry subscribers.
“Dear Customer, our BB service will no longer be available. You will continue to enjoy your current subscription till it expires. Thank you for choosing Etisalat”
I expectMTN,AirtelandGloto follow suite. If you are still using a Blackberry Phone, this is a final opportunity to upgrade your device to iPhoneor any Android devices now that Black Friday is around the corner.