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BlackBerry Founders Consider Takeover

Mike Lazaridis and Douglas Fregin, co-founders of the company now known as BlackBerry, are considering a bid that could save the embattled smartphone maker.

Lyneka Little

· 2 min read

Smartphone Wars: 5 Things BlackBerry Could Have Done to Stay Competitive

As the company is set to go private in a $4.7 billion deal, here's a look at the ways it could have remained relevant among its top competitors.

Business Insider Australia

· 4 min read

Despite Financial Troubles, BlackBerry Bought a Private Jet in July

Troubled mobile maker BlackBerry, which just inked a deal to go private, made the bizarre move of adding a huge private jet to its fleet two months ago.

Henry Blodget

· 1 min read

BlackBerry Inks $4.7 Billion Deal to Go Private

The troubled mobile maker has accepted a $9-a-share offer from Fairfax Financial Holdings, which already owns 10 percent of BlackBerry's shares.

Ray Hennessey

· 2 min read

BlackBerry Begins Search for Buyer or 'Strategic Alliance'

The struggling smartphone maker has formed a special committee to weigh the company's options in the wake of financial losses and shrinking market share.

Jason Fell

· 2 min read

BlackBerry Wants to Be a Leader in the 'Internet of Things'

After disappointing sales of its new smartphones, BlackBerry's CEO defended its growth plan at its annual shareholders meeting.

Brian Patrick Eha

· 2 min read

BlackBerry Launches 'Secure Work Space' for Android and Apple Devices

BlackBerry launched a service on Tuesday allowing corporate clients and government agencies to secure and manage devices.

Euan Rocha

· 2 min read

BlackBerry to Bring Popular 'BBM' App to Android and iOS Devices

Starting this summer, non-BlackBerry smartphone users will be able to use the instant messaging tool.

Jason Fell

· 2 min read

9 Tech Entrepreneurs Share Their Secrets to Success

From Mark Cuban to Guy Kawaksaki, here's some insight we've collected on what a tech 'trep needs in order to find success in business.

Jason Fell

Need a New Smartphone? Keep an Eye Out for These Upcoming Devices

What we know so far about phones that are expected this year, including the Samsung Galaxy Note III, a new iPhone and more.

Kevin Smith

· 6 min read

BlackBerry's New OS, Smartphones: What's in it for Business Users?

A look at BlackBerry's long-delayed operating system and the devices that are expected to run on it.

Amy Gahran

4 Lessons Every Entrepreneur Can Learn from RIM's Downfall

From ignoring the competition to not making changes, don't fall victim to these business blunders.

Jason Fell