Archive for April, 2011

BlackBerry PlayBook is NOT compatible with Mac Desktop Software… Yet.

April 19, 2011 | By | 7 Comments

For my day to day work I use my Macbook Pro, and when I received my BlackBerry PlayBook the first thing I wanted to do with sync it up, and upload music, pictures and videos. Well after looking everywhere and speaking with RIM, I can confirm that the BlackBerry PlayBook is not currently compatible with […]

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No BBM in BlackBerry Bridge For A Few Weeks…

April 19, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

This quite possibly could be RIM’s stupidest mistake ever, new BlackBerry PlayBook owners today may have noticed that BlackBerry Bridge is not including BBM yet. This is because RIM has not released BBM in the PlayBook’s Bridge application yet. BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) via BlackBerry Bridge is expected to launch within the coming weeks, if we […]

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PlayBook Etiquette: How to Politely Decline an Offer to “Can I Try It”

April 19, 2011 | By | 3 Comments

No doubt you have your very own PlayBook by now, have unboxed it, and fully set it up to bridge to with your BlackBerry smartphone. However as much as you’d like to shelter your new PlayBook from the outside world, its form-factor is going to beg you to take it out for a stroll around […]

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JAM3 Releases Free Twitter App For The BlackBerry PlayBook

April 19, 2011 | By | 6 Comments

Greg let us know that Jam3 released a free Twitter app “Tweedless” for the BlackBerry PlayBook today. It lets Twitter users sort through their tweets efficiently with different tools and filters and it’s available in the BlackBerry App World. The following features are included: Quickly set, re-set or disable filters which are extended from the […]

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Staples Canada gives up to $200 in Savings for PlayBook Accessories

April 19, 2011 | By | 2 Comments

If you’re like me you haven’t decided on which BlackBerry PlayBook accessories you want just yet. Well Staples Canada is looking to make this a little easier for you. Staples has coupon booklets in-store that offer up to $200 in savings! This includes many popular accessories like the BlackBerry Travel Charger Dock, BlackBerry Journal Case, […]

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Can’t Download BlackBerry Bridge on your BlackBerry? Here’s a Fix!

April 19, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

I’ve had my hands on a PlayBook for a few hours now, and I just finished setting everything up, except BlackBerry Bridge. In my BlackBerry App World it’s showing that its “this application is not available for your device or carrier”. Well there is a little bit of a work around if you have a […]

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BlackBerry PlayBook Now Available in Canada & USA

April 19, 2011 | By | 3 Comments

Its been covered on the internet thousands of times by now, but RIM’s first tablet is now available in Canada and the United States. The BlackBerry PlayBook is available today from tons of retailers including Best Buy, Future Shop, Staples, Office Depot, Office Max, Sears, and many other retailers. In case you don’t know prices […]

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RIM rollouts BlackBerry Tablet OS

April 18, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

The BlackBerry PlayBook is getting so close you can almost touch it. Apparently RIM snuck out a quick OS update today for the BlackBerry PlayBook. This updates the tablet to OS which is said to bring minor enhancements. So most likely you will be prompted to update to this version when you get your […]

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Koodo lowers BlackBerry Curve 3G to $200 No Contract!

April 18, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

If you’ve been on the hunt for a great deal on a BlackBerry smartphone, then look no further! Canada’s Koodo Mobile has just dropped their price of the BlackBerry Curve 3G 9300 to $200 with no contract. This is a great deal for anyone looking for a entry level BlackBerry with BlackBerry OS 6.0 pre-loaded. […]

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Deal Alert: Micro HDMI to HDMI Cable for BlackBerry PlayBook for Under $5!

April 16, 2011 | By | 7 Comments

Here’s a great deal for future BlackBerry PlayBook owners! Once you get your BlackBerry PlayBook you might be curious to use the presentation features built into the PlayBook to watch media or slideshows on your TV, well RIM has decided not to include a Micro HDMI cable in box, therefore our friends at Accessorize Mobile […]

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Review: BullGuard Mobile Security 10 For BlackBerry v10.0.233

April 16, 2011 | By | 2 Comments

Do you remember my post on the ZeuS trojan? With the issue of the ZeuS Trojan BlackBerry variant targeting BlackBerry devices, I set out on a mission. My mission was to seek the antivirus/security softwares that are capable of defending your BlackBerry from this and other malware. One such software is BullGuard. Check it out…

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RIM CO-CEO Jim Balsillie Talks About Email On Tablet And Security

April 15, 2011 | By | 2 Comments

The Wall Street Journal had an interview with Jim Balsillie, The Big Interview. He talks about the BlackBerry PlayBook, and it’s features. He speaks about email coming to the BlackBerry PlayBook as an application instead of going through the browser in about 60 days. He also speaks about Security regarding the questions of the BBC’s […]

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