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Some BlackBerry 10 developers leave, form their own design firm

Topp: a company formed from ex-BlackBerry 10 developers who just left the flailing company (NASDAQ:BBRY)

| Business, Financial & Legal News | Posted: Oct 10, 2013 7:37 am

A handful of BlackBerry 10 developers have left the company, driving themselves forward and opening up their own design firm called Topp. These developers joined BlackBerry when their previous employer, The Astonishing Tribe (TAT) was acquired back in 2010.

 

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The Topp crew said they became the key personnel responsible for designing and developing BB10 during their few years at BlackBerry. Back at TAT, each member was a design and technology lead in their department, where collectively, they have worked on projects for some of the biggest companies in the world, which include: Samsung, Google, Sony Ericsson, Nokia, Disney, and PayPal.

 

What are Topp doing now? Well, they're based in Sweden, with their website stating that they are a digital design studio who works on new products and breathes life into innovative ideas using design, prototyping and technology. Topp specializes in mobile, automotive, consumer electronics, home appliances and retail experiences.

NEWS SOURCES:Techspot.com

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