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A change of ownership might do BlackBerry some good, but who's interested in taking possession of the struggling smartphone maker? A man from Apple's past -- former CEO John Sculley -- might be the answer. Sculley, who says he's been a "long-time BlackBerry fan and user," is reportedly kicking around the idea of making a bid for the Canadian outfit, though nothing is yet official. Sculley isn't the only suitor. Company co-founders Mike Lazaridis and Doug Fregin are considering a buyout, and Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. CEO Prem Watsa made a preliminary offer of $4.7 billion to acquire BlackBerry.... Read more...