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RIM puts BlackBerry PlayBook Browser against iPad Browser

November 16, 2010 | By | Add a Comment

RIM has posted up a video of their upcoming BlackBerry PlayBook in action, and put against Apple’s iPad. The video quickly shows how fast the PlayBook’s WebKit browser is, and its wide support for Flash and HTML 5. Check out the video above and you can find more details at InsideBlackBerry.

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RIM Announces Playbook Will Be Priced Less Than Apple’s iPad

November 10, 2010 | By | 5 Comments

Bloomberg has posted some more details from Research In Motion Ltd. about the upcoming Playbook we’re all excited about. First, it will sell in North America in the first quarter, and secondly, it will be sold for less than $500 as it goes to bat against the iPad.

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Jim Balsillie Responds To Steve Job’s Comments

October 20, 2010 | By | 5 Comments

Steve Jobs, CEO of Apple, ┬áduring a 4th Q earnings call made some comments aimed at the competition over the iPad. And while most of it was directed at Google, the seven inch comment also applied to the PlayBook. Jim Balsillie, Co CEO of RIM, had his response, and it was most fitting. Apples and […]

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Welcome To The Waze Of The Road: Now Available For BlackBerry! Let’s Get Munching!

May 4, 2010 | By | 12 Comments

Waze has been around awhile for other phones: iPhone, Android, Windows and Symbian devices, but now it’s finally available for BlackBerry. What is Waze? It’s a free social mobile map that is in beta and utilizes GPS and live maps, real-time traffic updates, turn by turn directions over the air, and it’s driver-generated. You are […]

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Announcing the BlackBerry Superstore Winners!

April 14, 2010 | By | 1 Comment

Remember when we announced our BlackBerry Sync Superstore upgrade and the Grand Opening contest? I have to admit, it’s a great store featuring everything we have in our store from apps to accessories. The Superstore has finally announced those who won, so Congrats to all of you for downloading the Superstore and congrats to the […]

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Exclusive: SMobile Systems Concerns About The iPad, Mobile, Security And You

February 1, 2010 | By | 17 Comments

First off, a big thanks to Charlotte and Kevin from SMobile for this exclusive. Today I had the opportunity to speak in conference call with Kevin Thomas, Vice President of Business Development of┬áSMobile Systems, and the security concerns of the Apple iPad coming aboard to the Mobile World. There’s a lot of excitement, a lot […]

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