BlackBerry ad turns Priv leak into positive publicity; no more new BB10 handsets?

While John Chen earlier today confirmed that the Android driven BlackBerry Priv is coming, the company ran an ad in the Wall Street Journal that said that the leak of the phone’s real name was “the best demonstration as to why BlackBerry’s products, technology and brand are essential to the world.” The company said that it “found this breach of privacy extraordinary.”

Earlier today, BlackBerry CEO John Chen took over CNBC’s blog to announce that the Priv is a collaboration with Google, and includes BlackBerry security. The executive said the phone came about because consumers wanted the …

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