BlackBerry cuts 4,500 jobs and streamlines portfolio

Saturday 21 September 2013 | 23:20 CET | News
Blackberry said it will cut approximately 4,500 jobs and streamline its smartphone portfolio from six to four devices. It will focus on enterprise and prosumer-centric devices, with two high-end and two entry-level handset in all-touch and QWERTY models. With the launch of the BlackBerry Z30 this week, the company will re-tier the BlackBerry Z10 smartphone to make it available to a broader, entry-level audience. The special committee of the board of directors continues to evaluate all strategic alternatives for the company. Blackberry aims to cut operating expenditure by some 50 percent by

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