1. Tim Heard's Avatar
    In my opinion, this would be the worst possible outcome imaginable. Microsoft would undoubtedly drop BB10, and likely only pay lip service to providing QWERTY devices. Their interest would be in eliminating Blackberry as a competitor, picking up their enterprise business, and possibly other non-phone aspects of Blackberry's business.

    Microsoft Looms As BlackBerry Seeks Path To Foreign Buyer MSFT - Investors.com
    09-13-13 08:48 AM
  2. Homo Erectus's Avatar
    Come on Microsoft buy them
    09-13-13 08:53 AM
  3. anon(5930933)'s Avatar
    If MS buy BlackBerry, the old champions (MS, Nokia and BlackBerry) will make the comeback! I'm sure about that.
    09-13-13 08:58 AM
  4. digitalman101's Avatar
    I can imagine, BlackBerry Lumia 1500 with WP9...



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    09-13-13 09:05 AM
  5. systemvolker's Avatar
    Its gonna suck like hell


    At the first attempt though hehe

    Posted via CB10
    09-13-13 09:07 AM
  6. Tim Heard's Avatar
    My concern is broader than whether OS 10 will survive or QWERTY keyboards will continue to be available. If Microsoft buys Blackberry, jobs will be lost. The more viable operating systems we have, the better it is for the economy.
    09-13-13 09:32 AM
  7. imz's Avatar
    The way I see it, in some countries:

    Blackberry is number 3, in others,
    Windows is number 3.

    By buying Blackberry, they guarantee their position whilst adding to their armour to fight for position number 2.
    09-13-13 09:49 AM
  8. birdman_38's Avatar
    If Microsoft buys Blackberry, jobs will be lost.
    If any company buys BlackBerry, jobs will be lost.
    09-16-13 09:48 PM
  9. ray689's Avatar
    Come on Microsoft buy them
    So they can shut them down and drop bb10?

    Posted via CB10
    09-16-13 09:59 PM

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