BlackBerry Phone Sales Drop Adds Urgency to Software Push

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  • Quarterly revenue trails estimates on weak handset demand
  • `No. 1 goal' is to increase software, services, CEO Chen says

BlackBerry CEO: We're Looking at Mid-Range Phone

BlackBerry Ltd. posted sales that fell short of analysts’ estimates on lackluster demand for a new handset, underscoring the urgency behind a shift away from devices to win more revenue from software.

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