Research and Markets: BlackBerry PlayBook Companion

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of John Wiley and Sons Ltd’s new book “BlackBerry PlayBook Companion” to their offering.

The ultimate full-color consumer guide to the fun and functional BlackBerry PlayBook

BlackBerry’s entry into the tablet market adds a new dimension to the image of the BlackBerry as a tool primarily for business. The PlayBook does business, but it also does fun, and this handy, full-color book covers just what you need to get up and running with your PlayBook and make the most of it. In an entertaining and to-the-point fashion, this guide shows you how to connect your PlayBook to your BlackBerry smartphone, take photos, watch videos, read e-books, connect to the Internet via WiFi, use third-party apps, video chat, and more.

– Helps you get set up and use your Playbook, with full-color screen shots and navigational elements that help you quickly find information

– Shows how to manage your e-mail by connecting to your BlackBerry smartphone and how to get online with WiFi

– Covers acquiring and reading e-books and periodicals, participating in social media, shooting photos and videos, and using instant messaging and video chat

– Explains how to download and use third-party apps on the BlackBerry platform

With a hip, direct style, BlackBerry PlayBook Companion shortens the learning curve and helps you maximize what your PlayBook offers for both work and play.


Matthew Miller is the author of Windows Phone 7 Companion, Facebook Companion, and Master Visually Windows Mobile 2003; writes both the ZDNet Mobile Gadgeteer and Smartphones & Cell Phones blogs; has published works in iPhone Life Magazine, Pocket PC Magazine, and more; and is co-host of the Mobile Tech Roundup podcast.

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Source: John Wiley and Sons Ltd