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Chat app Line to end support for BlackBerry and other older operating systems on July 3, 2017

One year ago   |   By VentureBeat

Mobile messaging giant Line has announced that it will discontinue its service on BlackBerry, Firefox OS, and Nokia Asha mobile platforms on July 3, 2017. Additionally, Line says that it's killing its Windows 8 app too.
The news may not come as a huge surprise, given that BlackBerry itself is no longer a phone company and is all-but committed to releasing Android handsets through a licensing agreement , but it's a timely reminder of Android and iOS's proliferation in the mobile phone world.
Equally, Mozilla ceased Firefox OS development last year, while Microsoft killed off its feature...
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