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RIM releases official statement about PlayBook discounts

09/28/2011, Yesterday we reported that retailers in the US were offering discounts to the BlackBerry PlayBook; well it turns out to be a move by retailers, and not RIM. Like we’re mentioned before, RIM has stated that it will be offering discounts through...

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...

More Windows tablets sold than PlayBooks in Q2 2011

07/21/2011, It has been reported by Strategy Analytics that in Q2 2011, Microsoft has seen more tablets shipped with its operating systems than RIM did with its own tablet. Now this wouldn’t have been surprising if it was comparing Apple’s iPad against...

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...

WiMAX-enabled BlackBerry PlayBook is very close to shipping?

05/30/2011, We do know that there will be a WiMAX-enabled BlackBerry PlayBook rolling out sometime down the road, but there is no word on an exact date just yet. However, some enterprising sleuths who decided to rely on the power of Google managed to uncover a secret...

RIM recalls more than 900 BlackBerry PlayBook tablets

05/15/2011, The bad news surrounding the BlackBerry PlayBook by Research In Motion (RIM) does seem to pile up by the day – we have unofficial word via a Staples memo RIM will be recalling more than 900 BlackBerry PlayBook tablets, and since the memo failed to...

BlackBerry PlayBook tablet Video Chat app announced

05/02/2011, [Blackberry World] RIM has just announced that a new BlackBerry Video Chat app will be making its way over to the BlackBerry PlayBook. The app will finally allow PlayBook users to make video calls to other PlayBook users with RIM’s own app. As...