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CrackBerry Part Deux? BlackBerry CEO Isn't Quite Sure.
Growth Strategies

CrackBerry Part Deux? BlackBerry CEO Isn't Quite Sure.

While the embattled company's CEO is unsure that BlackBerry will be the iconic brand it once was, he remains optimistic about the future.
Nina Zipkin
4 Ways to Stop People From Using Their Phones During Meetings
Smartphones

4 Ways to Stop People From Using Their Phones During Meetings

Because face-to-face meetings are for actually facing other people -- not for texting, checking emails and taking calls on your smartphone.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
7 Easy Ways to Save Your Eyes From Smartphone Strain
Smartphones

7 Easy Ways to Save Your Eyes From Smartphone Strain

Try these super simple tricks to keep your smartphone-gazing eyes happy and healthy.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Bye Bye BlackBerry: Which Smartphone Should President Obama Use Next?
Mobile

Bye Bye BlackBerry: Which Smartphone Should President Obama Use Next?

The White House is reportedly testing out Samsung and LG devices for use by President Obama and his staff.
Geoff Weiss
Tech All Stars and Investment-Hungry Startups Rub Elbows at OASIS Summit in Santa Monica
Startups

Tech All Stars and Investment-Hungry Startups Rub Elbows at OASIS Summit in Santa Monica

SXSW is still way cooler, but Silicon Beach's glitzy tech con is all about the Moneyball.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Leaked T-Mobile Memo Reveals BlackBerry Loyalists Are Jumping Ship
Mobile

Leaked T-Mobile Memo Reveals BlackBerry Loyalists Are Jumping Ship

BlackBerry loyalists scoffed at T-Mobile's nationwide promotion encouraging BlackBerry users to upgrade to an iPhone 5s, but the leaked results of the promotion tell a different story.
Geoff Weiss
BlackBerry CEO: I Would Sell BBM for $19 Billion
BlackBerry

BlackBerry CEO: I Would Sell BBM for $19 Billion

The smartphone maker's comments come a week after Facebook purchased the WhatsApp messaging service for the same price.
Kiran Moodley
Doomed BlackBerry Bombs in the Third Quarter With $4.4 Billion Loss
Technology

Doomed BlackBerry Bombs in the Third Quarter With $4.4 Billion Loss

The once-ubiquitous handset manufacturer announced a $4.4 billion loss in its first quarterly earnings report under the stewardship of interim CEO John Chen.
Geoff Weiss
The 15 Most Underrated Apps of 2013
Technology

The 15 Most Underrated Apps of 2013

You might not have heard of these apps but you should probably be using them.
Ryan Bushey
If BlackBerry's New CEO Is Fired, He Walks With $6 Million
Technology

If BlackBerry's New CEO Is Fired, He Walks With $6 Million

The floundering Canadian tech company has set up John Chen with a mostly stock-based compensation package, but cash if he is terminated.
Catherine Clifford
BlackBerry Takeover Bid Falls Apart, CEO to Depart
Technology

BlackBerry Takeover Bid Falls Apart, CEO to Depart

Unable to raise the necessary funds, investment firm Fairfax Financial Holdings will invest only $1 billion as Thorsten Heins leaves the troubled tech company.
Benjamin Kabin
10 Questions to Ask When Shopping for Your Next Smartphone
Technology

10 Questions to Ask When Shopping for Your Next Smartphone

Expert tips to help you find the best possible smartphone to meet your business needs.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Technology

BlackBerry Says, 'Remain Calm. All is Well.'

In a letter to investors and customers, the fallen smartphone maker channels its inner Chip Diller.
Ray Hennessey
BlackBerry Founders Consider Takeover
Technology

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