Amazon and Microsoft seen as potential Blackberry suitors

Online retailing giant Amazon and Microsoft are potential strategic buyers for BlackBerry, according to a report in the New York Post.

13th August, 2013
Blackberry's have struggled to stay relevant in a rapidly changing market.

Online retailing giant Amazon is a potential strategic buyer for BlackBerry, according to a report in the New York Post.

The newspaper quoted sources that said Microsoft may also be a possible suitor despite its partnership with Finnish mobile-phone giant Nokia.

BlackBerry announced yesterday that it's considering putting itself up for sale - the strongest indication yet that the smartphone maker won’t remain independent as competition erodes sales and hammers its share price.

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