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BlackBerry's strategy for survival? Android and iOS, of course (And maybe Windows Phone)

BlackBerry's strategy for survival? Android and iOS, of course (And maybe Windows Phone)

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BlackBerry is still a mess. That hardly comes as news to anyone. But with a new CEO at the helm, the company is more focused than ever at not only surviving, but thriving. (That is what companies are supposed to do, after all.) And if you had any doubts about whether that strategy will include Android, we'll point you to this passage from CrackBerry's lunch with Chen last week in Las...

BlackBerry: Android and iOS combined for 40 million new BBM registrations in 60 days

BlackBerry: Android and iOS combined for 40 million new BBM registrations in 60 days

Phil Nickinson 51

CEO drops cryptic hint at desire for 'BlackBerry experience' on Android A few small nuggets of Android news out of BlackBerry's otherwise not-exactly-uplifting quarterly earnings report this morning. We'll break it down here in handy bullet-point form: More than 40 million new BBM registrations have come from Android and iOS in the past two months. BlackBerry didn't break it down...