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BlackBerry board of directors rejected offers to buy the company in pieces

0. phoneArena 09 Nov 2013, 23:58 posted on

As the dust settles from what turned out to be a non-event, details about the mindset at BlackBerry, and...

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posted on 10 Nov 2013, 00:33

1. pokharkarsaga (Posts: 356; Member since: 23 Feb 2012)


BB should sell its hardware division & license its software by making it open source.I think this strategy will help it to recover some losses.

posted on 10 Nov 2013, 05:38 3

2. cc3493 (Posts: 155; Member since: 06 Jul 2013)


I dont see how they are supposed to make money if they get rid of their hardware division and then make their software open source (free)...

posted on 10 Nov 2013, 06:22

3. drdaly (Posts: 33; Member since: 09 Nov 2012)


Making BB10 open source may give them spread needed for them to recover again and they can still make money from Ads. Sold out with certain Apps in the OS,
Meanwhile i dont ever agree on selling the hardware division they must keep making hardware devices and expand in regions that still like BB LIKE India & china especially if they liscenced their OS to chinese manufacturers eg. Lenovo, ZTE, Oppo etc..!

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