02/21/2012, After last week’s confirmation about the BlackBerry PlayBook update arriving on the 21st, it looks like RIM has kept its promise. RIM has just announced that the BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.0 update will be released for download today. The update will bring a whole bunch of features that PlayBook users have been pining for: integrated email client with unified inbox, social integration with calendar and contacts apps, updated BlackBerry Bridge, […]
02/17/2012, We all know that the BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.0 update is arriving next week, but it looks like some long-awaited apps might be on the way as well. According to Best Buy Canada’s product page for the PlayBook, it suggests that we might be seeing a native Twitter and Amazon Kindle app that will be released soon (possibly with the OS 2.0 update). In the description of the PlayBook, they […]
02/16/2012, Earlier this week we heard reports about the PlayBook OS 2.0 update arriving on February 21st, and it looks like the rumor has turned out to be accurate. According to reports online, in a webcast about “Developing native games with the BlackBerry NDK 2.0″, RIM confirmed the release date of PlayBook OS 2.0. Well, assuming that everything goes well and there aren’t any problems with the rollout, we should see […]
02/14/2012, Looking forward to PlayBook OS 2.0 for your BlackBerry PlayBook? According to rumors online you won’t be waiting for too long, in fact we might be seeing the update as early as in a week’s time. N4BB.com has reported that its sources have confirmed February 21st to be the expected release date of PlayBook OS 2.0. However, there’s really no way of confirming the rumor besides waiting for the day […]
02/13/2012, While other manufacturers may have released docking station accessories for their tablets, the Blackberry Playbook by RIM has yet to see a docking station of its own, but that may soon change thanks to leaked photos which sees the Playbook tablet pictured in what appears to be a docking station of its own.
02/10/2012, The long-awaited Plants vs. Zombies has finally made its way over to RIM’s BlackBerry PlayBook tablet – according to an official announcement on EA’s website. Yesterday the company announced that the game is “now available” however, a quick search on the BlackBerry App World shows the game nowhere to be found. There are many other zombie games listed but the addictive PopCap doesn’t seem to be one of them.
02/09/2012, While most BlackBerry PlayBook owners are eagerly awaiting the arrival of PlayBook OS 2.0, it looks like RIM has already started working on the next version – if rumors are to be believed. The folks over at n4bb.com have reported that, according to a source, the PlayBook OS 3.0 is being tested right now. RIM has failed to make any mention of a PlayBook OS 3.0 in the past so […]
01/27/2012, Uh-oh, it looks like if you were planning to get either the HTC EVO View 4G or RIM’s Blackberry Playbook tablet from Sprint, you might want to hurry as a purported leaked internal document has shown that both devices have been put up on the chopping block and have been marked with an EOL (End of Life) status. For those unfamiliar, this means that both devices will be gradually phased […]
01/16/2012, Great news, BlackBerry PlayBook users – the Dingleberry root has been updated to version 3.0 which introduces some new enhancements. Users can now downgrade the tablet to an earlier version of the operating system (to get rid of the latest update from RIM), and there also is the ability to unblock Hulu as well. So if these features are something you must have on your BlackBerry PlayBook in addition to […]
01/12/2012, Earlier this week we reported about Cut the Rope arriving on your web browser and on arcade machines as a CES 2012-only exclusive. Today, RIM has announced the availability of the game on yet another platform. BlackBerry PlayBook owners will now be able to enjoy the candy-monster physics-based game on their tablets. It might have taken awhile, but it’s finally available. Judging by the video demonstration and early reviews of […]
01/09/2012, [CES 2012] RIM’s long-awaited OS update for its debut tablet the BlackBerry PlayBook has finally been given a release date. According to an announcement from the company today, PlayBook OS 2.0 will be arriving in February 2012 – which means at most less than two months of waiting. The update which is touted to improve every aspect of the PlayBook will include the following features:
01/03/2012, Looks like the BlackBerry PlayBook is now going up for sale with yet another massive discount. While it’s no HP TouchPad firesale, you can now purchase any BlackBerry PlayBook for $299. Yes that’s right – regardless of whether your choose the 16GB, 32GB or 64GB model, the PlayBook will cost the same price – which basically means: don’t expect the 64GB model to stay in stock for long (assuming the […]
12/21/2011, After what seemed like eternity, it looks like you won’t have to switch tablets or use your smartphone when it comes to getting your fix of Angry Birds. While the PlayBook still doesn’t have native email, the popular and addictive puzzle game is now available on the QNX-running tablet. In addition to the regular version of Angry Birds, PlayBook users also get Rio and Seasons versions of the game. Other […]
12/20/2011, While the PlayBook isn’t one of the most popular tablets around, it’s good to see that RIM and Facebook haven’t given up on providing support for the tablet. RIM announced today the launch of a new version of the Facebook for BlackBerry PlayBook app. The update brings the app up to version 2.1 and includes one of the most requested features: Facebook Groups. This means that PlayBook users will now […]