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Blackberry Will Stop Making Phones to Focus on Security Software

The day most of us figured was coming eventually has finally arrived. Yesterday, alongside the company’s Q2 earnings announcement, BlackBerry CEO John Chen confirmed that the onetime smartphone leader will no longer manufacture their own phones. But, from the looks of things, it might just be confirmation of a change that was already put into motion earlier this year. During the Q2 earnings announcement, Chen said, “the company plans to end all internal hardware development and will outsource that function to partners.
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