Published in


When Keyboards Were King: A Final Farewell To BlackBerry

As support for BlackBerry OS goes away, a moment to reflect on a time when the phone everyone wanted had a keyboard.

The first proper smartphone that I owned was a Nokia phone. It was called the Nokia E71, which I loved so much that I later replaced it with the Nokia E72. These phones were released in 2008 and 2009, respectively. I wasn’t sold on the iPhone at that…




Debugger is a publication from Medium about consumer technology and gadgets.

Recommended from Medium

NY AG Doesnt Miss a Beat Settles Three Cases with Mobile Health App Developers

Metaverse, beyond the real

Tiarameta: A Pioneering Metaverse Platform and NFT Marketplace

How To Build A Pc On A Budget

VR for good: Can VR tech help us overcome our deepest fears & struggles?

10 Easy Tips and Tricks for Better Smartphone Photos

Chimeras INO Event in Strategic Partnership with Babylons

Are There too Many Types of Screw Drivers?

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Omar Zahran

Omar Zahran

Freelance technology and lifestyle writer. Lover of all things with a screen. Newsletter:

More from Medium

I Really Hope Apple Is Working on This

The iPad 9 Has AMAZING Performance

A Haircut, Broken Wi-Fi, and a Donation All In One Day

Apple ‘Self Service Repair’ Store Will Let Consumers Fix Their Own iPhones