05/01/2012, A while back RIM announced that they would eventually release a 4G version of the Blackberry Playbook. Unfortunately the details of the device have remain unknown and there was no release date in sight, at least until recently when images of what appeared to be a 4G enabled Playbook made its rounds on the internet. Now thanks to the folks over at the Canadian Reviewer, it seems that the 4G […]
05/01/2012, So the Blackberry Playbook recently got their hands on some pretty interesting games such as Angry Birds Space and Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light. Will those games be enough to entice users to purchase the Playbook or to convince existing users to keep using it? While that remains to be seen, RIM’s Anders Jeppsson has revealed today via his Twitter account that there are plenty of games that […]
04/30/2012, Remember last week we mentioned that another high-profile app would be headed onto the Blackberry Playbook on Monday? Given that the announcement was made by Anders Jeppsson, RIM’s head of gaming, many speculated that it could be Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light. The game was demoed on the Playbook nearly half a year ago and it looks like the speculators were right. If Lara Croft and the Guardian […]
04/25/2012, Yesterday, RIM’s head of gaming Anders Jeppsson announced that Angry Birds Space had finally landed on the Blackberry Playbook. This is certainly pretty good news for Playbook owners but it looks like Jeppsson is not done with the teasing just yet. Yup, it looks like RIM’s head of gaming has another surprise in store for Playbook owners and teased that another high-profile app is on its way to the Playbook. […]
04/24/2012, Yup, as it turns out that the “something wonderful” that will be headed onto the Blackberry Playbook is none other than Angry Birds Space. For those who might have forgotten, a while back it seemed that RIM might have let the cat out of the bag a tad early and Angry Birds Space was spotted for the Blackberry Playbook. The app was then pulled leaving us to wonder when would […]
04/24/2012, The Blackberry Playbook featured some pretty decent hardware when it first launched back in 2011, but unfortunately interest for the device did not seem to pick up and the tablet has since been relegated to a sales item where retailers are offering it on the cheap. That’s not to say that RIM has completely given up on the Playbook. In fact there have been several leaks (here and here) that […]
04/18/2012, Yes, we know that RIM eventually plans to offer a 4G Playbook tablet. In fact, a while back images of an alleged 4G capable Playbook were leaked online and now it looks like more evidence is starting to point towards that being a possibility in the near future. In the latest Playbook OS update, heading over to the help section will reveal instructions on how to insert a micro SIM […]
04/10/2012, Back when Angry Birds space was announced a few weeks ago, both iOS and Android users rejoiced. Unfortunately the same could not be said for Windows Phone users. Like adding salt to injury, it would appear that Rovio passed on an Angry Birds Space for Windows Phone, and instead developed a version for the Blackberry Playbook instead. This was discovered by the folks over at CrackBerry and supposedly is pretty […]
03/21/2012, Jailbreaking the Blackberry Playbook isn’t exactly news, in fact it has been going on for quite some time now, but what are the repercussions of jailbreaking your Playbook device? Well RIM has been pretty quiet regarding the matter, at least until now where RIM’s Adrian Stone, Director of the Blackberry Security Incident Response Team, stepped forward and issued a statement regarding the jailbreaking of Playbook devices.
03/14/2012, BlackBerry PlayBook users who have been waiting patiently for the Dolphin Browser to arrive on their tablet should be ecstatic that the day has finally arrived. Dolphin announced today that the browser which was only on iOS and Android previously is now available on the BlackBerry PlayBook. The browser arrives at version 7.2 which means users get to use the Webzine features as well as custom Gesture-enabled browsing on the […]
03/13/2012, Blackberry PlayBook owners if you’re looking to get a bit more productivity out of your tablet, you’ll be pleased to hear that the PlayBook is set to receive an official Bluetooth keyboard accessory from The Source, an online electronics retailer. Sure there are plenty of Bluetooth keyboard accessories available in the market, but this will be the only keyboard that has been released by none other than RIM themselves.
03/09/2012, Yesterday we reported about a BlackBerry smartphone being used to control games on a PlayBook, and today some video footage of a BlackBerry PlayBook being used as a remote control for a robotic car has surfaced. Not much is known about the project except that the PlayBook controls the car over the same WiFi network provided by a BlackBerry Bold 9900. In addition to controlling the vehicle with the tablet, […]
03/08/2012, If you thought that BlackBerry devices were all work and no play, think again. You know how you can use your BlackBerry phone as a remote control for presentations on your BlackBerry PlayBook? Well, a RIM engineer decided to take it one step further by writing an app that turns the smartphone into a gamepad for the tablet. It wasn’t mentioned if the app will ever make it to the […]
02/21/2012, The BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.0 update was only released today, and it looks like RIM is already doing its best to spread the word about it. Two new commercials showing off the tablet running the latest version of the operating system are now available on YouTube, giving viewers a chance to see PlayBook OS 2.0 in action. Nothing too fancy about the adverts, but they get straight to the point, […]