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Iain Marlow / Globe and Mail:
Wireless service readily available across much of Africa, brings need for drones into question   —  Why flying ‘Internet drones’ over Africa is a dumb, libertarian fantasy  —  When I arrived in a West African newsroom last year to help with a journalism training initiative, one of the first things to come up was my BlackBerry Bold.
Mar 10, 2014, 8:00 AMIn context
Sean Silcoff / Globe and Mail:
BlackBerry to bring back function keys to win back former fans   —  BlackBerry Ltd. is seeking to win back once-devoted customers by bringing back a popular set of command keys that the company had abandoned with the launch of a new family of smartphones this past year.
Feb 24, 2014, 1:40 PMIn context
Sean Silcoff / Globe and Mail:
BlackBerry posts massive $4.4-billion quarterly loss, revenue plunges   —  BlackBerry Ltd. reported a massive $4.4-billion (U.S.) third-quarter loss Friday as the company, led by new interim chief executive John Chen, revealed that revenue had fallen even more sharply than market observers had expected.
Dec 20, 2013, 7:40 AMIn context
Globe and Mail:
Lenovo pursued BlackBerry bid, but Ottawa rejected idea   —  OTTAWA and TORONTO — The Globe and Mail  —  Beijing-based computer manufacturer Lenovo Group Ltd. actively considered a bid for BlackBerry Ltd., but the Canadian government told the smartphone company it would not accept …
Nov 5, 2013, 1:00 PMIn context
Boyd Erman / Globe and Mail:
BlackBerry-Fairfax takeover dies; Thorsten Heins out   —  BlackBerry Ltd. is abandoning a plan to find a buyer and will instead raise $1-billion of new funds and replace its chief executive and some directors, sources said.  —  The Waterloo, Ontario-based smartphone company had spent the past …
Nov 4, 2013, 8:27 AMIn context
Globe and Mail:
Former Apple CEO Sculley mulls BlackBerry bid   —  John Sculley, the former Apple Inc. CEO who famously clashed with Steve Jobs, is exploring a bid for beleaguered BlackBerry Ltd. with Canadian partners, sources have told The Globe and Mail.  —  Mr. Sculley said he could not comment on the matter …
Oct 23, 2013, 10:10 PMIn context
Sean Silcoff / Globe and Mail:
BlackBerry, Kik Interactive settle lawsuit over instant-messaging app   —  BlackBerry Ltd. has settled its lawsuit against Kik Interactive, a company started by one of its former co-op students which developed a rival instant messaging application to its BlackBerry Messenger that eventually surpassed it in popularity.
Oct 8, 2013, 10:10 AMIn context
Michael Babad / Globe and Mail:
Cerberus, others said to ponder BlackBerry bid   —  These are stories Report on Business is following Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2013.  —  Cerberus said to eye BlackBerry  —  The BlackBerry Ltd. auction is reportedly drawing the eye of Cerberus Capital Management LP, the powerful U.S. private equity player, as well as other possible suitors.
Oct 2, 2013, 3:05 PMIn context
Globe and Mail:
Inside the fall of BlackBerry: How the smartphone inventor failed to adapt   —  This investigative report reveals that:  — Shortly after the release of the first iPhone, Verizon asked BlackBerry to create a touchscreen “iPhone killer.”  But the result was a flop, so Verizon turned to Motorola and Google instead.
Sep 28, 2013, 11:35 AMIn context
Globe and Mail:
Verizon eyes wireless entry as Ottawa aims to salvage competition   —  Verizon Communications Inc. is looking at a move into Canada's cellular telephone business, one of several possible new entrants whose arrival would salvage the federal government's ambitions for a fourth wireless player across the country.
Jun 17, 2013, 2:20 PMIn context

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