BlackBerry CEO John Chen says company will 'think twice' about staying in hardware market if Android-powered Priv bombs

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Can Android save BlackBerry? There's slim hope

BlackBerry CEO John Chen has admitted that the company's hardware division may be on its last warning with the upcoming Android-powered BlackBerry Priv, with the company more or less betting the farm on...

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