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BlackBerry, the struggling mobile phone maker that has been fighting a losing battle against Apple and Samsung, has put itself up for sale.

An ailing BlackBerry to explore 'strategic alternatives'

Options could include sale of the company or going private

WhatsApp launches push-to-talk voice messages for 300m users

New feature could help the app succeed in countries where typing on smartphone keyboards is difficult

Major mobile manufacturers admit to using environmentally disastrous tin

Nokia, Sony, Motorola, LG and Blackberry all admit the possibility of using tin from the island of Bangka, an environmental danger spot

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An intensive spying operation was mounted by Britain’s secret intelligence agencies on foreign politicians attending two G20 summit meetings in London in 2009, it has been claimed.

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UPDATE: BBM coming to Android and iOS, but who knows when

BlackBerry says T-mobile leak was incorrect, and that the release date is not yet known

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