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BlackBerry announces further job cuts amidst restructuring

BlackBerry recently announced plans to lay off an undisclosed number of employees in its device business, the arm responsible for developing smartphone software and applications. The cuts are part of the company’s overall goal to reignite growth by boosting sales…

BlackBerry's upcoming Passport smartphone is an oddball

BlackBerry CEO John Chen took the wind out of the proverbial sails of any further leaks regarding its upcoming handset codenamed Windermere. The chief on Thursday confirmed the handset’s existence and that it’ll arrive as the BlackBerry Passport in September. …