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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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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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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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An Inside Look at the BlackBerry PlayBook for Developers

An Inside Look at the BlackBerry PlayBook for Developers

October 2, 2010 | By | Add a Comment

The BlackBerry Dev Blog recently posted up an interview with Dan Dodge, the co-founder and CEO of QNX, who developed the BlackBerry Tablet OS found in the PlayBook. Dan explains how QNX Neutrino OS found inside the PlayBook works, and what it means for developers. It’s a great read if you want a more technical look […]

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RIM VP confirms QNX Tablet OS will Replace BlackBerry OS… Someday

RIM VP confirms QNX Tablet OS will Replace BlackBerry OS… Someday

September 28, 2010 | By | 3 Comments

The BlackBerry PlayBook has been a hot topic all over the internet, and many people have been wondering if the QNX-built OS (aka BlackBerry Tablet OS) would make its way to BlackBerry smartphones. Apparently a RIM VP confirmed this morning at a DEVCON breakfast event, that the OS would someday replace the current BlackBerry OS. […]

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RIM prepping a new OS for Tablets and Smartphones? Tablet next week?

RIM prepping a new OS for Tablets and Smartphones? Tablet next week?

September 21, 2010 | By | 8 Comments

There’s an interesting rumor floating around the internet that RIM is getting ready to launch their tablet, possibly as early as next week at their Developer Conference in San Fransisco. Apparently the BlackBerry Tablet which could be called BlackPad or SurfBook, will operate on an operating system developed by QNX, which RIM acquired last year. […]

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