RIM to Remain in Motion with Flash on the BlackBerry PlayBook, Even If it Dies!

We told you earlier this week, on Adobe’s push to rid development on mobile devices and televisions. But that in no way will stop RIM from continuing it flash support on the Blackberry Playbook, which does run flash, and does an excellent job at it, ahem Apple! RIM is focus on the future and a […]


How To: Set up BlackBerry PlayBook Internet Tethering

Need Internet on the go, but you’re not near a Wi-Fi® hotspot? When there’s no other way to access the Internet, you can tether your BlackBerry® PlayBook™ tablet to a Bluetooth®-enabled smartphone. Here’s an overview of how to get Internet Tethering set up on your BlackBerry PlayBook tablet!

The Upcoming BBX Phones Will Not Look Like A Bold But It Will Support BES And More

So what will they look like? The Blackberry Colt is to be the first BBX powered phone, and it has a large, 16:9 touch screen and no physical keyboard and certainly does not look like a Bold. Alec Saunders, RIM’s vice president of Developer Relations and Ecosystem Development confirmed this info with pcmag.com.

Black Friday Gets Renamed to BlackBerry Friday! – Ad from Staples Shows $199 price for the 16GB PlayBook!

Well if you have not picked up your BlackBerry PlayBook that maybe a good thing. As you can see from the Staples Black Friday ad you will be able to pick up the 16 GB BlackBerry PlayBook for only $199!!

Analyst Claim BBX Phones Coming in Q2

Well here we go again, analyst Jeff Kvall of Barclays Capital has downgraded RIM’s stock from $40 to $23 because RIM’s products which include the QNX delay as well as other anticipated BBX news, he shares his insight:

Blackberry DevCon America 2011- A Summary Of Events

So much went on at DevCon 2011 that you may have missed something. Fear not, there is a whole summary of the events after the break.

Chess: Battle of the Elements for the BlackBerry PlayBook

Chess: Battle of the Elements combines the tried and true game play of the worlds most popular game, with beautiful 3D graphics. Select your favorite side from any of the four elements and menus, board and pieces will change to reflect your selection.

i-Metalist Launched Vehicle Counters and Monitoring System (VCMS) For the PlayBook

VCMS – Vehicle Counters and Monitoring System is graphically unique application with all the functions and information you’ll ever need on the road, water or in the sky. Application is designed by HedoneDesign. Features:

LocalBar App for the BlackBerry PlayBook lets you Installs .BAR Files Without the use of a PC!

This is one of the best applications for the BlackBerry PlayBook ever developed. At this point in time the only way you can install an app is directly from App World or by sideloading it. Yohan aka TinyHack has developed Yohan aka LocalBar. LocalBar enables you to cut the cord from your PC so to speak. […]

RIM Offers How To Downgrade Steps from PlayBook OS 2.0 Beta to v1.0.7

A lot of people have been asking me to walk them through downgrading the OS on the PlayBook to v1.0.7. Well, RIM has posted the steps for downgrading to v1.0.7! Hit the break for more info!

RIM’s Patrick Spence talks about possible BlackBerry Server redesign and RIM’s BBX future

New details have come out regarding RIM’s investigation into the 3-day service outage that occured world wide last month.  There are some additional solutions that are being discussed in Waterloo to resolve the issue and prevent it from happening in the future. Hit the break for more info…

BlackBerry PlayBook Developer Beta OS Now Available for Download

***UPDATE***: App World has been removed from this OS updated! The only way to load apps it to sideload them We suggest you do not do the update if you want to continue to use App World! A new version of the BlackBerry® PlayBook™ OS v2.0 Developer Beta is now available for developers to test […]

Concept Video: The Future Looks Bright For BlackBerry

After watching both of these videos the future for BlackBerry looks extremely bright! The videos resemble Micorsoft’s “Office 2019” video. The videos are being branded as “BlackBerry Enterprising Minds” and shows off multiple applications for BBX and the future of BlackBerry. Hit the break to view the videos and don’t forget to leave your comments!

BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.0 Held Back Due to Lack of Android Apps?

If your like me I know you are very upset that the much-anticipated Blackberry Playbook OS 2.o update is not to be released until February. Yes I am currently loving the developer version of the Playbook OS 2.o, and it lacks the Blackberry Bridge features, but is possible with this work around, I am still not […]

An Update on BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.0 – We really may not see the PlayBook 2.0 update before February!!!!!

Well it looks as though the “Rumor: We will see the PlayBook 2.0 update before February?” Could be true…. “Shortly we will also be starting a series of closed betas of BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.0 with select enterprise customers from our Early Adopter Program (EAP). These betas will be rolled out over the course of […]

RIM Explains Platform Strategy Including Lack of BlackBerry Java on BBX Platform

RIM stated at DevCon last week that the upcoming BlackBerry platform named BBX will not support Java.  Alec Saunders, VP of Dev Relations and Ecosystem Development, released a statement detailing the reasoning behind to lack of Java support on the BBX platform.

BackBreaker Gets Demo On the BlackBerry PlayBook

We have seen alot of new games released and or coming to the Blackberry Playbook from DevCon. And RIM is really pushing the envelope with BackBreaker! This is a very popular game for the PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Android, and iOS. I really have enjoyed playing this game and can’t wait to have it on my Playbook, the graphics […]

Video: Crackberry Kevin Shares Insight on RIMpire

We are very excited about all of the news that is coming about from RIM, and with news and applications and games coming to the Playbook and soon to be the new BBX platform. One can only imagine, and see just where RIM is taking all of the new focus on the Playbook. Think about […]

Press Release: BASIS Defends BBx Trademark After RIM’s Announcement

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.–(EON: Enhanced Online News)–BASIS International Ltd. has taken swift legal action to preserve and protect their longstanding ownership of the BBx® trademarked operating system independent language, database, and toolset. Research In Motion’s (RIM) press release announcing a new BlackBerry operating system (OS) named “BBX” is causing great confusion for the worldwide BASIS community and […]

Video: Introducing BlackBerry Jam Sessions

Alec Saunders introduces the BlackBerry Jam Sessions at BlackBerry DevCon.