Berry picking: a look back at BlackBerry’s long list of potential buyers

After months of rumors that BlackBerry was just one tech giant’s whim away from being acquired, the struggling smartphone maker narrowly avoided that fate this morning by taking a last-minute cash injection and swapping out its CEO. That certainly doesn’t mark the end of the line for BlackBerry acquisition talk, but it might put it on hold for now. Of course, getting here was no short road: just about everyone in the business has been rumored to eye BlackBerry’s assets at one point or another. Let’s take a look at some of the names that have turned up along the way.

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