Bloomberg Interviews BlackBerry CEO John Chen

A few months back Bloomberg sat down with BlackBerry CEO John Chen for a very candid interview. Since then Bloomberg had only published short videos of the interview. Now Bloomberg has published the full twenty minute interview for our viewing pleasure. Via: Bloomberg

BlackBerry CEO talks Enterprise & China with Bloomberg

BlackBerry CEO John Chen had an interview with Bloomberg and discussed his trip to China where he met with execs from Lenovo, HTC, and Xiaomi.. Besides the typical things we are used to hearing John Chen talk about he was asked if returning to “consumer space ” and if it was even necessary at this […]

Bloomberg for BlackBerry 10 Updated

Bloomberg LP has launched an update for their news application for BlackBerry 10. This update bring a few things to the application as you will see below. Get Instant access to your business and finance news, market data and portfolio tracking tools from Bloomberg, the most trusted source for financial professionals around the world. For […]

BlackBerry acquired French startup, ScrOOn earlier this year

According to Bloomberg BlackBerry acquired French startup, ScrOOn back in May of this year. “ScrOOn manages Facebook, Twitter and other social-media accounts for large clients like luxury-good maker LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton SA, wireless operator Orange SA and Warner Bros. Entertainment. They did not detail how much the acquisition was for…” Alexandre Mars told Bloomberg […]

Coller Capital Is Now In Line To Bid For BlackBerry

Coller Capital, founded in 1990 by Jeremy Coller, is one of the leading global investors in the private equity secondary market (also known as secondaries). These guys are the latest to be interested in a purchase of BlackBerry. They’ve made the interest public, and they are reported to be interested in purchasing BlackBerry along with […]

Has Cerberus Signed An NDA With BlackBerry? Bloomberg Is Claiming So

Could BlackBerry be in the early stages of a takeover bid? According to Bloomberg, who tweeted the above, they are. Cerebus has reportedly signed a NDA with BlackBerry which would indicated that they are serious about their bid. Since they are only “considering”, nothing may ever come about. See the original tweet here. Source:BR

Bloomberg mobile app now available for BlackBerry 10

Bloomberg LP has just released their Bloomberg mobile application for BlackBerry 10. The native Bloomberg mobile app is built using  Cascades and is currently free in BlackBerry World. Get Instant access to your business and finance news, market data and portfolio tracking tools from Bloomberg, the most trusted source for financial professionals around the world. […]

Nokia CEO Stephen Elop says he is “very interested in BlackBerry customers”

There is a battle between mobile platforms for ownership of the enterprise market.  In past years BlackBerry was the king of he enterprise, however lack lustre innovation prior to BlackBerry 10 hurt the foothold that they had.  Manufacturers like Apple and Nokia are now targeting the enterprise market with their latest devices, and trying to […]

MAJOR INVESTOR DOUBLES RIM STAKE ON BLACKBERRY 10 HOPES, BUYS 12.2 MILLION ADDITIONAL SHARES

RIM has climbed 70 percent since Sept. 24, when the most recent rally began. Donald Yacktman, whose $19 billion mutual-fund firm has outperformed peers by picking undervalued stocks, is leading a rush of investors betting Research In Motion Ltd. (RIM) and its BlackBerry smartphone can recover. Yacktman Asset Management bought 12.2 million RIM shares last quarter, doubling […]