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RIM investigates BlackBerry PlayBook rooting

11/30/2011, Yesterday we reported that the BlackBerry PlayBook was successfully rooted by a developer via the “dingleberry” method. Well, it looks like RIM is now aware of the situation and is looking into it. The company released a statement saying that...

BlackBerry Playbook going for just $99

11/29/2011, You know the age old saying, if at first you don’t succeed, try again. I guess the same applies to Research In Motion with their BlackBerry Playbook, where this particular tablet device has not been doing too well in terms of its sales figures, and...

BlackBerry PlayBook OS Adobe Flash and Air Update

11/25/2011, Good news for BlackBerry PlayBook owners – RIM has just announced a new update for your QNX tablet that will be pushed out today. The update will be sent out over the air (OTA) and will bring your PlayBook OS up to version 1.0.8.4985. It will include...

BlackBerry PlayBook on sale from $199 for a limited time

11/21/2011, We’ve got some good news for those of you who have been holding out on getting a BlackBerry PlayBook tablet. While it’s not the same as the buy-one-free-one promotion that RIM has for its business customers, RIM will be slashing the price of...

Duke Nukem 3D now available for the BlackBerry PlayBook

11/16/2011, While Duke Nukem Forever isn’t doing a great job of holding up the Duke Nukem legacy, its popular predecessor, Duke Nukem 3D, has been assigned with that task instead. Recently made available on Android devices, the game has now been ported over to...

BlackBerry PlayBook to come with PressReader

11/11/2011, While Adobe has already raised up the white flag when it comes to mobile and TV Flash support, RIM decided to forge ahead and maintain status quo by supporting Flash on their PlayBook tablet. I guess they’re going to ride into the sunset this way,...

RIM will continue to support Flash for the Blackberry Playbook

11/10/2011, So we know that Adobe has plans to drop Flash for mobile browsers, but it seems like RIM is holding on somewhat stubbornly as they have announced that they will continue to develop the Flash plug-in for their Blackberry Playbook tablet device. This is...

BlackBerry PlayBook 2.0 update confirmed for February 2012

10/25/2011, Remember today’s earlier reports about the BlackBerry PlayBook 2.0 update not arriving until next year? Well, it looks like those rumors were on the spot because RIM has come forward with a statement confirming its release date. The Blackberry...

BlackBerry PlayBook 2.0 update pushed to February 2012?

10/25/2011, Just when we thought there was hope for the BlackBerry PlayBook after RIM’s recent announcements of the 2.0 update – it looks like all those dreams might come crashing down. According to BGR who claims to have exclusive insider details about the...

BlackBerry PlayBook shown running Android apps

10/24/2011, One of the selling points that were announced for the BlackBerry PlayBook was its ability to run Android apps – which meant that there would be no shortage of apps at launch despite the fact that it was running a brand new operating system. Well, the...

BlackBerry Packager for Android tell-all video

10/18/2011, I guess if there is one positive that you can take from the BlackBerry PlayBook, it would be this – the PlayBook has yet to take the same exit as that of the HP TouchPad. While the hardware is built solid, it seems as though this tablet from RIM has...