Reuters reports that Microsoft, Apple, Lenovo, and other companies were interested in buying parts of the company, but BlackBerry’s board expressed that this move would not serve the interest of its stakeholders, which include its employees, customers, and suppliers. BlackBerry’s most valuable assets are its enterprise business and patent portfolio: The former could fetch $550 million to $1.1 billion, according to estimates, while the latter could bring in $2 billion to $3 billion.
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