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BlackBerry bid will be financed, Fairfax's Watsa says

After the struggling smartphone maker threw in the towel and announced its plans to go private, the man behind the buyout proposal, Prem Watsa, says he's confident the deal will succeed.

By September 25, 2013

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BlackBerry CEO out as Fairfax deal hits the rocks

The $4.7 billion deal to take BlackBerry private is dead, and Thorsten Heins is headed for the exit. Now BlackBerry plans to raise $1 billion selling convertible notes to investors.

By November 4, 2013

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Netflix scores streaming rights to Batman series 'Gotham' in Australia

A promising clue that Netflix plans to launch its service in Australia next year, reports the Sydney Morning Herald.

By September 17, 2014

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Insider trading bust sparked by LinkedIn connection

LinkedIn has played an unlikely part in uncovering two men allegedly behind a AU$7 million insider trading scandal involving one of Australia's leading banks.

By May 11, 2014

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Uber drivers hit with fines for ridesharing

Australian State Government authorities have cracked down on Uber's ridesharing service, issuing "infringement notices" to drivers offering lifts to passengers in Melbourne.

By May 11, 2014

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LG bets big on 4K Ultra HD, WebOS

LG's new TV range for 2014 has plenty of 4K, plus new WebOS-based Smart TV functionality and the promise of bigger OLED on the way.

By May 5, 2014

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Optus cuts handset subsidies, ups iPhone and Galaxy price

Optus cuts handset subsidies and pushes up the price of mobiles, arguing similar moves from Telstra and Vodafone allow it to remain competitive.

By April 28, 2014

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BlackBerry to sell off 3M square feet of space in Canada

The sale represents the majority of its real estate holdings in Canada. BlackBerry's not saying how much cash it'll take in from the transaction.

By March 21, 2014

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BlackBerry chief gives turnaround 50-50 chance

Well, you never know, BlackBerry might be okay -- heads or tails?

By March 5, 2014

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BlackBerry CEO: Our Foxconn phone will cost under $200

Foxconn has its role, says John Chen, "but we will do the next set of cool phones." He also hints at another potential keyboard smartphone for this year.

By January 7, 2014