So long, BlackBerry. It’s been real

Classic BlackBerries are on their way out. 
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BlackBerry users are in mourning just a few days into the new year. Support for BlackBerry 10 devices and devices on BlackBerry 7.1 OS or an earlier software ended on Jan. 4, according to the company. This means the beloved phones for many Gen Xers and older millennials will no longer use data, make phone calls, send text messages or make emergency calls. Here’s what you need to know about the services ending, what still works and where to go if the news left you stranded. What BlackBerry services are ending? The service …