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RIM adds Test Center to BlackBerry PlayBook App World

April 21, 2011 | By | 5 Comments

Since getting my PlayBook a couple days ago I’ve noticed the App World catalog growing quite a bit. Today RIM added a new category to the PlayBook’s App World called Test Center. This category is where we hope to find some of the beta apps like Facebook for PlayBook, Twitter for PlayBook, and maybe even […]

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iFixit Rips BlackBerry PlayBook Apart Piece by Piece

April 21, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

If you’ve been wondering what the BlackBerry PlayBook is really packing under the hood, then look no further. iFixit has successfully taken apart RIM’s new professional grade tablet. iFixit provides a great step-by-step process for disassembling your PlayBook but I can stress it enough, I don’t recommend you do it. The iFixit team has rated […]

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BlackBerry PlayBook OS Update 1.0.1.1696 Starts Rolling Out

April 19, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

It’s a sign of things to come! RIM has started rolling out BlackBerry Tablet OS 1.0.1.1696 for the PlayBook. The OS seems to be rolling out in stages, therefore everyone won’t be getting it at once, and killing RIM’s servers. We haven’t heard what fixes are in this update, but we are hoping for some […]

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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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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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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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BlackBerry PlayBook Reviews Hit the Web

April 14, 2011 | By | 3 Comments

The BlackBerry PlayBook is set to go on sale on April 19th, and so far only a select few had a chance to get their hands on RIM’s new tablet. The reviews thus far are pretty interesting with the most detailed review going to CrackBerry. The BBSync will also be bringing you our thoughts on […]

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WIll Sprint Charge for BlackBerry PlayBook Tethering??

April 6, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

The BlackBerry PlayBook is scheduled to launch in just under 13 days, and both RIM and the mobile carriers have been pretty quiet about additional charges for tethering. CrackBerry just received an interesting tip attached with a picture that shows Sprint might actually be planning to charge for tethering on the BlackBerry Wi-Fi tablet. The […]

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FCC extends BlackBerry PlayBook Confidentiality Request until April 19th

March 31, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

On March 31st the FCC was suppose to remove the confidently request for the BlackBerry PlayBook. However when I checked this morning it looks like RIM has requested a short extension on the NDA until launch day: April 19th. Therefore right up until launch day we aren’t going to see the internal and external shots […]

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Sears Canada Now Accepting Pre-Orders for BlackBerry PlayBook

March 30, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

It’s better to be late than never. Sears Canada is now accepting pre-orders for the BlackBerry PlayBook tablet. If you haven’t already reserved your PlayBook, well Sears is waiting for you. There isn’t any new surprises here. The BlackBerry PlayBook ships on April 19th from Sears, and will be available in the three sizes (16GB, […]

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Android Apps coming to BlackBerry PlayBook & Tablet OS Platform!

March 24, 2011 | By | 3 Comments

This just came hot off the press! RIM has announced they’re expanding their ecosystem for the BlackBerry Tablet OS by allowing Android applications, as well BlackBerry Java apps on the BlackBerry PlayBook. This is absolutely HUGE news for the PlayBook and its QNX based operating system. Android currently hosts over 200,000 apps, and this will […]

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BlackBerry PlayBook To Get 10 Hours with Continual Use?

March 23, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

RIM has been pretty quiet on actual battery life on the BlackBerry PlayBook. Staples has posted up their pre-order page for the PlayBook and hiding in the specs is “Battery life: 10 hours with continual use” which we really hope is correct! As you may or may not now, the PlayBook is powered by a […]

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