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Blackberry forms committee to explore possible sale

12 August 2013 Last updated at 18:29 BST

Smartphone maker Blackberry is exploring options for its business, which could see the company sold off.

Timothy Dattels, a Blackberry board member, will head a new committee that will consider different business models, including partnerships.

It wants to increase sales of its Blackberry 10 model, seen as crucial to the future of the company.

Michelle Fleury reports.