[Reuters] Exclusive: BlackBerry board rejected proposals to break up company - sources

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[Reuters] Exclusive: BlackBerry board rejected proposals to break up company - sources - 11/08/13 12:58 PM

NEW YORK/TORONTO (Reuters) - BlackBerry Ltd's board does not believe a break-up of the Canadian smartphone maker is currently in its best interests, even though Microsoft Corp, Apple Inc and Lenovo Group Ltd, among others, have expressed interest in acquiring parts of the company, according to people familiar with the discussions.