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BlackBerry co-founder Lazaridis to retire May 1

Mike Lazaridis, who was left his position as co-CEO last year, is stepping down from the BlackBerry board as well. His new $100 million investment fund beckons.

By March 28, 2013

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Golden parachutes for Balsillie, Lazaridis in wake of RIM ouster

According to a filing with the SEC, co-CEO Jim Balsillie received the greater amount -- about $7.93 million in total entitlements -- upon his departure.

By June 15, 2012

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Co-founder officially drops bid for BlackBerry

Mike Lazaridis abandons his plans to buy the ailing smartphone maker via a joint bid with a fellow co-founder.

By December 25, 2013

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Ex-RIM CEO Lazaridis to buy $50M in additional stock

Mike Lazaridis, who very recently stepped down as co-CEO, on new chief Thorsten Heins: "I absolutely know he will take this company to new heights."

By January 30, 2012

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BlackBerry CEO: We'll focus on enterprise, BBM in 2014

The latest executive to sit at the top of BlackBerry goes back to the drawing board for what could be the beleaguered phone maker's last grasp at survival.

By December 30, 2013

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Locked up: Why AT&T racks up so many exclusive phones

CNET takes a look at how AT&T is able to strike so many agreements, including past notable exclusives, and explains why they make business sense even as they irk consumers.

By November 18, 2013

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Cerberus, Qualcomm may join bid with BlackBerry co-founders

As the deadline approaches for Fairfax Financial to firm up its offer for BlackBerry, the two companies are jumping into the ring with co-founders Mike Lazaridis and Doug Fregin, The Wall Street Journal reports.

By November 1, 2013

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BlackBerry buyout deal is dead, CEO replaced

A deal to buy BlackBerry has apparently fallen through, leading the ailing company to fire its boss and recruit a new man at the top.

By November 4, 2013

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BlackBerry future in doubt as buyer struggles to raise cash

The future of BlackBerry could be decided today as the troubled company hurtles towards today's deadline to find a buyer.

By November 4, 2013

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As BlackBerry looks for fresh start, its fate still looks grim

The embattled company couldn't secure a deal to go private or find buyers, and will lean on $1 billion in fresh financing. Does it have a last hurrah?

By November 4, 2013