BlackBerry’s John Chen on What He Is Doing to Shake Up the Phone Maker

In an op-ed for CNBC, Chen insists he is making the needed changes to allow BlackBerry to survive and return to profitability.
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BlackBerry Pulls Latest Twitter for BB10 Update

The update had been available for just 10 days.
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BlackBerry Scraps Bid to Find Buyer, Replaces CEO Thorsten Heins, Gets $1 Billion Investment

Former Sybase chief John Chen will serve as interim CEO as the company seeks to get the new cash within two weeks.
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BlackBerry’s Latest Filing Paints Grimmest Picture Yet of Company’s Business

As bad as the second-quarter sales figures were, things may get worse as the company tries to figure out how to move the massive inventory already in the hands of carriers.
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Will BlackBerry Be Sold for Parts?

Can BlackBerry remain a standalone company?
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BlackBerry Not Done With Its Older OS Yet, Intros New BB7 Phone

The BlackBerry 9720 features typical BlackBerry features such as a small touchscreen and physical keyboard, along with a slightly updated version of the classic operating system.
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BlackBerry Secures Defense Department Certification for BB10 Devices

BlackBerry said Thursday that it had received the necessary approvals for its Z10 and Q10 smartphones to run on Defense Department networks. “Being the first smartphones to be supported on U.S. Department of Defense networks further establishes BlackBerry’s proven and validated security model,” BlackBerry Senior VP Scott Totzke said in a statement.

The BlackBerry Q5’s Next Emerging Market? Canada.

BlackBerry’s new Q5 will launch in the company’s homeland on August 13.
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BlackBerry Stock Continues Slide Amid More Analyst Downgrades

Investors continue to beat BlackBerry into submission over the company’s latest earnings report.
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BlackBerry. What Now?