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BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.0 Beta Updated to v2.0.0.6149 – Adds Stereo Bluetooth & More

December 16, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

Many of you have been running the developer beta (OS 2.0) on your PlayBook for some time. Although this does not include the native email and PIM apps, it does bring some new features and UI changes. RIM has just updated OS 2.0 once again with some minor BlackBerry Bridge and Multimedia improvements, plus stereo […]

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BlackBerry PlayBook OS Updated to v1.0.8.6067 – Patches DingleBerry Jailbreak

December 6, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

It certainly didn’t take long for RIM to patch the DingleBerry jailbreak. RIM has launched the PlayBook OS update v1.0.8.6067 which is only 5MB in size. The update just fixes a minor Daylight savings time bug and patches the DingleBerry jailbreak. The OS update is free of charge and can be downloaded over-the-air by going into the settings […]

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BlackBerry PlayBook OS Updated to v1.0.8.4985

November 25, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

    The BlackBerry PlayBook OS has been updated to v1.0.8.4985. This Tablet OS upgrade brings Adobe Flash Player version 11.1 and Adobe AIR 3.1, plus minor bug fixes, including Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity improvements. You can get more details on the update below… Updated version of Adobe® Flash® Player version 11.1 and Adobe AIR® 3.1 Daylight […]

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BlackBerry PlayBook OS v.1.0.7 Now Available

July 19, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

We heard it would be launching today and its here! RIM has started to push out the latest BlackBerry PlayBook OS update (v.1.0.7). This new update goes hand and hand with the BlackBerry Bridge update that was released yesterday night. Included in the new PlayBook v1.0.7 is an enhanced demo mode, ability to open ZIP files […]

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BlackBerry PlayBook OS & Bridge Update Arriving Tuesday?

July 18, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

Remember that PlayBook OS update that didn’t arrive last week? Well we’ve been hearing rumors that it might arrive tomorrow. This PlayBook OS update is said to be bringing ZIP file format support (ability to access ZIP files via Bridge), pinch to zoom during video playback, airplane mode, and new language support. Sadly I still don’t see […]

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BlackBerry PlayBook OS Update Available

June 20, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

RIM has just begun rolling out the latest OS update for the BlackBerry PlayBook. The latest version brings support for Adobe Flash 10.3 and Adobe AIR 2.7. You can grab this latest PlayBook OS update by going into settings, and software updates on your tablet. Here’s a little blurb from the official BlackBerry blog: […]

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BlackBerry PlayBook OS Update to Now Available to Fix Adobe Flash Issue

June 12, 2011 | By | 2 Comments

By now you might have noticed that your BlackBerry PlayBook received an OS update. The latest update (version fixes a known vulnerability with Adobe’s Flash Player. Everyone should have received a notification about the update by now, but in case you haven’t go into your settings, system updates, and check now. Earlier this week, Adobe® issued an […]

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BlackBerry PlayBook OS Update (v1.0.5.2304) Now Available

June 7, 2011 | By | 5 Comments

Since the BlackBerry World Conference in May everyone have been (patiently) waiting for a software update for the PlayBook OS. Well RIM let us know very early this morning that an update is available. The latest version ( brings an updated version of Facebook for PlayBook, which is actually pre-loaded, as well support for In-App […]

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BlackBerry PlayBook OS Update Coming Soon?

May 11, 2011 | By | 8 Comments

We just got a quick heads up that the next official BlackBerry Tablet OS update will be .1997. Apparently .1997 may have started to roll out to select PlayBook owners, but all owners should start seeing it soon. The last official update from RIM was so its a nice little jump in updates. We […]

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BlackBerry Tablet OS v1.0.3 Rolling Out By Tomorrow – Brings Video Chat, BBM and More!

May 2, 2011 | By | 9 Comments

So far BlackBerry World 2011 has been packed full of news. The latest news from RIM is that PlayBook owners will be receiving a pretty big update for their tablet. The BlackBerry Tablet OS will update to version 1.0.3 and will bring BlackBerry PlayBook Video Chat, BBM via Bridge, Bookmark options, and Documents to Go […]

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How to Force Your BlackBerry PlayBook to Update OS via Desktop Software

April 20, 2011 | By | 22 Comments

Since we heard RIM started rolling out an OS update ( to some PlayBook owners, I’ve been patiently waiting for it. Sadly it hasn’t come. So I started playing around with the BlackBerry Desktop Software to see if by fluke I could get the update, with no success. So then I proceeded to do a […]

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