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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...

PlayBook production lines cut by Quanta

09/21/2011, Quanta Computer, the manufacturer behind Research In Motion’s (RIM) PlayBook tablet device, has decided to reduce production figures in their northern Taiwan factory because of a large decrease in orders. Not only that, the news is further...

Native BlackBerry Messenger app for PlayBook spotted?

09/06/2011, One of the most popular features on RIM’s BlackBerry phones is the availability of the BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) service, so when the PlayBook was released without native BBM, quite a number of folks were disappointed. Sure you could Bridge the...

Best Buy slashes BlackBerry PlayBook price

09/01/2011, Good things come to those who wait – just like the people who didn’t rush out to buy the HP TouchPad, consumers who have been holding out for the BlackBerry PlayBook can rejoice. Best Buy has officially put the QNX tablet on sale, with a...

Sprint cancels BlackBerry PlayBook 4G sales

08/12/2011, It seems as though Research In Motion (RIM) is going through some rather tough times – what with their BlackBerry range of devices losing market share to rising sales of Android and iOS devices. On the tablet front, their PlayBook did not fare any...

Comwave ePhone lets you make calls from your Blackberry Playbook

07/29/2011, When we reviewed the Blackberry Playbook, one of the things that we found lacking was native apps such as mail, calendar and BBM. It also seemed to lack the ability to make calls, a feature which the Samsung Galaxy Tab, an Android tablet of somewhat...

Ballistic Tough Jacket Case arrives for BlackBerry PlayBook

07/07/2011, Bear in mind that good functional hardware is handicapped without proper software, and unfortunately, the BlackBerry PlayBook falls under this category. For those of you who decided to be an early adopter and are disappointed with your purchase, perhaps...

O2 UK Will Not Be Bringing In The Blackberry Playbook

06/16/2011, Those living in the UK and who are on the O2 network will be disappointed to know that the carrier will not be bringing in the Blackberry Playbook and that they ”will not be selling the device.” To quote their reasoning behind this...