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BlackBerry separates BBM in new company - report

Wednesday 28 August 2013 | 09:17 CET | News
BlackBerry is considering spinning off its messaging service into a more independent subsidiary, people familiar with the matter told the Wall Street Journal. The creation of the subsidiary called BBM Inc is part of BlackBerry's earlier announced strategic review, which could include a sale of part or all of the company. BlackBerry has been shifting executives over to the BBM team and has been working on a number of offerings beyond messaging, including some tools already available to BlackBerry users, like video chatting, the report said. These include the upcoming release of the messaging

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