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A Look at the PlayBook Pairing Sequence With Your BlackBerry Smartphone

A Look at the PlayBook Pairing Sequence With Your BlackBerry Smartphone

January 6, 2011 | By | 9 Comments

So hopefully by now you know that the BlackBerry PlayBook actually gets tethered to your BlackBerry smartphone, in order to use core BlackBerry functions, such as BBM, Email, and Calendar. Once the PlayBook is available you will have to download an app from BlackBerry App World, and basically pair your device to the PlayBook. You […]

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RIM shows off Official BlackBerry PlayBook Accessories!

RIM shows off Official BlackBerry PlayBook Accessories!

January 6, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

It’s no secret that I love to have a ton of accessories for every BlackBerry I own, and the PlayBook will be no exclusion. Today at CES 2011, RIM showed off a bunch of their new official accessories for the PlayBook, and they look pretty sweet. The new lineup of accessories includes a neoprene sleeve, […]

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RIM’s first BlackBerry PlayBook Promo Video – Step It Up

RIM’s first BlackBerry PlayBook Promo Video – Step It Up

January 6, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

Here’s a first look at RIM’s new BlackBerry PlayBook promo video. The video is called Step It Up, and basically talks about true multitasking, and the way it should be. It’s just a quick taste of whats to come in the next few weeks/months. Watch the video below…

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New Hands-On Reviews of the BlackBerry PlayBook at CES 2011

New Hands-On Reviews of the BlackBerry PlayBook at CES 2011

January 6, 2011 | By | 2 Comments

I have a feeling this is only a couple of the many reviews to pop up over the next few days. BGR, CrackBerry, and Gizmodo all got to spend a little 1-on-1 time with the new PlayBook, and post a quick review of what they think. Overall everyone seemed to really like the PlayBook, including […]

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RIM demos BlackBerry PlayBook Web Browsing Experience, Makes Everyone Drool…

RIM demos BlackBerry PlayBook Web Browsing Experience, Makes Everyone Drool…

January 4, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

Once again RIM has taken a few minutes to show off the BlackBerry PlayBook, and its awesome web browsing experience. The video that RIM posted today is about 3 minutes long, and shows the PlayBook’s browser handling VideoJS.com and the full Facebook website (flash and all) without any issues. The video evens demos flash games […]

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RIM squishes Poor Battery Life Rumor on BlackBerry PlayBook…

RIM squishes Poor Battery Life Rumor on BlackBerry PlayBook…

December 31, 2010 | By | 3 Comments

Back a couple of days ago, rumors starting circulating that RIM might delay the BlackBerry PlayBook due to poor battery issues. Well it seems that RIM wasn’t too happy about that, and immediantely fired back with an official statement regarding the rumor. Here’s what they had to say: “Any testing or observation of battery life […]

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RIM struggles to get BlackBerry PlayBook battery life under control?

RIM struggles to get BlackBerry PlayBook battery life under control?

December 28, 2010 | By | 4 Comments

New rumors are floating around the internet that RIM might be delaying the early Q1 launch of the BlackBerry PlayBook due to poor battery performance. The rumor comes from Kaufman Brothers analyst Shaw Wu, who says RIM may delay the PlayBook due to poor battery life when compared to other tablets like the Samsung Galaxy […]

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Will the BlackBerry PlayBook Start Shipping in March?!

Will the BlackBerry PlayBook Start Shipping in March?!

December 17, 2010 | By | 1 Comment

I was really hoping we would see the BlackBerry PlayBook launch in January or February of next year, but it looks like it won’t be coming until at least March. During RIM’s Q3 earnings call a RIM rep may have slipped up on a rough launch date for the PlayBook, and its not what we […]

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The BlackBerry PlayBook Like You’ve Never Seen It Before… [Updated with Video]

The BlackBerry PlayBook Like You’ve Never Seen It Before… [Updated with Video]

December 8, 2010 | By | 3 Comments

Warning: The following photos will instantly make you want a PlayBook. BGR managed to spot some (sort of) hands-on time with the new BlackBerry PlayBook, and although they weren’t allowed to physically touch it, they did managed to get some amazing shots of it. The pictures really show you how the BlackBerry PlayBook and the […]

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First Public BlackBerry PlayBook Demo at Rogers TabLife

December 6, 2010 | By | Add a Comment

Every time I see the BlackBerry PlayBook I want it more and more. Rogers held a conference last week in Toronto called TabLife, and during the conference RIM’s Vice President of Special Projects, David Neale, took the time to show people at the conference what exactly the PlayBook has to offer. The hands-on demo shows […]

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Rogers announces BlackBerry PlayBook Coming Early Next Year

Rogers announces BlackBerry PlayBook Coming Early Next Year

December 3, 2010 | By | 2 Comments

It’s no secret that the BlackBerry PlayBook is right around the corner. This morning during Rogers’ TabLife conference in Toronto, Rogers announced that they will in fact be launching the BlackBerry PlayBook early next year. Sadly they didn’t announce any pricing or exact dates. Thanks to the folks at MobileSyrup for the live coverage of […]

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Take A Look at what TAT could do for RIM and their QNX OS…

December 3, 2010 | By | 1 Comment

So you may have heard yesterday that RIM announced the acquisition of TAT. TAT (also known as The Astonishing Tribe) is known for their beautiful mobile user interface (UI) designs. RIM has announced that their work will be coming to RIM’s recently announced QNX Platform for the BlackBerry PlayBook and smartphones. Check out the video […]

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