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10″ BlackBerry PlayBook scrapped?

06/29/2011, Ever since the BlackBerry PlayBook was announced, there were plenty of rumors flying around hinting at RIM eventually releasing a larger version of the tablet shipping later this year. But now it looks like it’s not going to happen. The folks over...

BlackBerry PlayBook OS Gets In-App Payments

06/07/2011, We all know that the BlackBerry PlayBook is one great piece of technology, but its success has been marred mostly due to the lack of apps available for the system, and its dependence on having a BlackBerry phone to tether to. Well, the software side has...

BlackBerry PlayBook disassembled on video

05/24/2011, While we know that the BlackBerry PlayBook was taken apart only hours after it went on sale, iFixit’s guide only had text instructions and photographs to guide users through the process – not a very intuitive guide for folks who would rather have...

RIM: the PlayBook is not a flop

05/23/2011, The BlackBerry PlayBook has been out for awhile now, and we seem to be hearing more and more rumors about the tablet being a flop, with high return rates and underwhelming sales. However, we’ve also heard reports about the PlayBook selling as...

Facebook app for BlackBerry PlayBook announced

05/02/2011, [Blackberry World] When the PlayBook first arrived, many people were disappointed with the lack of apps that were available with the device. As mentioned in our PlayBook review, there were no email, calendar, video chat, and even basic apps like Facebook...

BlackBerry PlayBook goes on sale today

04/19/2011, The day of the BlackBerry PlayBook has finally arrived. While RIM has missed their end of Q1 2011 deadline promised earlier, RIM delivers the tablet 19 days into the first month of Q2. Since RIM’s market share in the smartphone segment has been...

iPad 2 rumored to be the cause of the PlayBook’s delay

04/07/2011, It’s already April and we’re getting closer to the release date of RIM’s BlackBerry PlayBook tablet. The QNX tablet which missed its Q1 deadline went up for for pre-order last month and was officially announced to have a release date of...

BlackBerry PlayBook won’t be short of apps at launch

03/24/2011, The BlackBerry PlayBook will be RIM’s first device that runs on a totally new operating system, QNX. One of the problems with having a new operating system is the fact that there usually isn’t an ecosystem of apps developed for the tablet when...

BlackBerry PlayBook to launch with video conferencing app

03/11/2011, Ever since Apple introduced FaceTime to the iPhone, video calling has become a major trend of mobile devices and you’d be hard pressed to find a new device announced this year without a front facing camera. The BlackBerry PlayBook is no exception to...

EA Games to launch with BlackBerry PlayBook

02/10/2011, Now who said because the BlackBerry PlayBook was from RIM it would be all work and no play? Because according to the latest press release from Electronic Arts (EA), the upcoming QNX tablet will be launching with a couple of EA titles preloaded onto the...

BlackBerry PlayBook business video released

01/31/2011, RIM has just released a video showing off the ways that business professionals can make use of the BlackBerry PlayBook, a QNX tablet. RIM’s focus has always been in the enterprise sector, and it’s no surprise to know that despite being hip and...

PlayBooks will be able to tether to BlackBerrys

01/14/2011, RIM has recently announced that their upcoming QNX tablet, the BlackBerry PlayBook will be able to wirelessly tether to BlackBerry smartphones – so if you won’t have to get a new data plan just to go online with your PlayBook if you own a...

RIM To Launch BlackBerry Tablet And New OS Next Week?

09/21/2010, It was previously speculated that the BlackBerry tablet, possibly dubbed the BlackPad, will be announced sometime this year and latest reports hint at the possibility of the device, and the operating system that powers it, being announced at DevCon in San...