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BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.0 Launches with Native Apps, Android App Player and More…

BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.0 Launches with Native Apps, Android App Player and More…

February 21, 2012 | By | 6 Comments

It’s been a long time coming and I’m happy to report that RIM has finally launched the major BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.0 update. This new update brings much needed features like built-in email, contacts, and calendar, integrated social networking for Facebook, Twitter, and Linked In, updated BlackBerry Bridge with awesome features like remote control, which allows you […]

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RIM Previews BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.0 at CES 2012

RIM Previews BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.0 at CES 2012

January 9, 2012 | By | 1 Comment

RIM just sent out a press release to let us know they’ll be showcasing BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.0 at CES 2012. The new PlayBook OS will bring the much anticipated native applications for email and contacts, as well social network integration. PlayBook OS 2.0 will also bring an awesome (and much needed) function to BlackBerry […]

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

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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Pics of the Native Email and Social Apps for the PlayBook

Pics of the Native Email and Social Apps for the PlayBook

December 6, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

Right before the weekend, Kevin from CrackBerry posted up some fun pictures of the native email and social networking apps for the BlackBerry PlayBook. The native apps are expected to make landfall in February. It’s no surprise that OS 2.0 brings a full email client, along with social networking integration (like Facebook, Twitter, and Linked In). Enjoy another […]

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BlackBerry Bridge updated to v1.0.6.5 — OS update to follow?

BlackBerry Bridge updated to v1.0.6.5 — OS update to follow?

September 15, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

Earlier this morning, BlackBerry Bridge was updated to version 1.0.6.5 and its now available in BlackBerry App World. Normally when the Bridge application updates, an official PlayBook OS update follows. So with any luck we might see a PlayBook OS update later this evening. Some interesting rumors are floating around that we might even get […]

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VEVO for PlayBook Now Available for Free – Brings HD Music Videos and More

VEVO for PlayBook Now Available for Free – Brings HD Music Videos and More

August 9, 2011 | By | 4 Comments

The VEVO app for the BlackBerry PlayBook was first announced back at BlackBerry App World. VEVO offers music videos and exclusive interviews from the most popular artists, all in 720p HD. The VEVO app also rocks some other great features like custom VEVO playlists, and includes support for TV-out. You can grab the VEVO app […]

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BlackBerry PlayBook OS 1.0.7.2760 Now Available!

BlackBerry PlayBook OS 1.0.7.2760 Now Available!

July 20, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

RIM launched the BlackBerry PlayBook OS update v1.0.7 launched and then was quickly pulled away due to issues with Bridge connectivity. Well RIM quickly fixed the issue and now the update is back in play. The new update brings a couple handy features that are listed below. You can download this latest update by visiting […]

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BlackBerry PlayBook OS & Bridge Update Arriving Tuesday?

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 1.0.7 Coming Friday?

BlackBerry PlayBook OS 1.0.7 Coming Friday?

July 13, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

It’s been a few weeks since we’ve seen our last PlayBook OS update. The folks at NerdBerry are reporting that the next PlayBook OS update (v1.0.7) will be coming this Friday. This latest PlayBook update is said to bring an enhanced demo mode and more. On another note this apparently will not be the major […]

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BlackBerry PlayBook OS 1.0.6.2390 Update Available

BlackBerry PlayBook OS 1.0.6.2390 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 1.0.6.2390 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

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 1.0.5.2342) 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

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 (1.0.5.2304) brings an updated version of Facebook for PlayBook, which is actually pre-loaded, as well support for In-App […]

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