RIM has broken their silence on the BlackBerry PlayBook being rooted and issued the following official statement:
Official Statement From RIM on the BlackBerry PlayBook DingleBerry Root – DingleBerry Gets a Website!
There are rumors swirling around the interwebs today the RIM has renamed the BlackBerry London to the BlackBerry “Surfboard”. The BlackBerry “Surfboard” is said to be RIM’s first BBX device running core OS from QNX. The rumor goes on to say,
Not too long ago we saw an image posted on the BlackBerry App World web page that showed off BBM as an application running on the PlayBook. Now BBIN.in was able to snap a screenshot during the BlackBerry webcast yesterday that showed BBM running on the BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.0.xxxx.
Blackberry Developer, Daniel Bigham , creator of popular applications, such as Picasa Sync and Flickr Sync, gives us his insight to developing for the Blackberry platform, his conclusions are that in some cases PlayBook apps compensate well, but that he mostly write apps for fun — and that his lone BlackBerry phone app compensated him extremely well. Hit the jump to get […]
RIM is really getting the goods out to developers, today they have realeased the new Native SDK along with the updated 2.0 Simulator for the Blackberry Playbook. If youre ready to get in on the goods hit the jump to get all the Blackberry goodies.
A new version of the BlackBerry® PlayBook™ OS v2.0 Developer Beta is now available for developers to test their applications on the BlackBerry® PlayBook™ tablet. The Developer Beta contains support for the: Runtime for Android apps Adobe AIR 3.0 WebWorks Native API 2.0
RIM has released the new Blackberry OS 7.1 Beta SDK and within the SDK includes FM Radio API, a developer Streak81 asked if, ” Can you provide a list of the devices that support the FM tuner? Will current devices support this feature or is it reserved for future devices only?”
A new update for Blackberry App World is to be released soon within this update will include features for user to ‘gift’ application to other users. As well as the ability to download applications and use Blackberry App World over a Wi-Fi connection, without using your preexisting cellular data plan.
Machineworks Northwest LLC has released Duke Nukem 3D for the BlackBerry PlayBook! So how much with this game set you back? Only $2.99! Hit the break for more info.
So it seems that the “Blackberry London” device that has been rumored to be the first new BBX based Blackberry Smartphone, is to be a true and real device. Like with all rumors, and this one taken with a large grain of salt it salt, it seems that the new Blackberry London is set to be […]
Here is a nice image for today, could this be the first image of the very first BBX BlackBerry? The Verge has gotten their hands on this device codenamed “London”. The BlackBerry London is said to be packing a TI OMAP dual-core CPU clocked to 1.5GHz, 1GB of RAM, 16GB of internal storage with an […]
#TeamBlackBerry – If I asked you for your BlackBerry® PlayBook tablet PIN, would you know where to find it? For those of you that don’t know the answer to this question, here are a few of the locations where you can obtain the BlackBerry PlayBook tablet PIN.
We Nerds here just can wait until the BBX platform is to be release soon, just not soon enough! We are look forward to some of the upcoming feature such as today that, it will included the new 4G LTE making BBX just that much better. Alec Saunders, VP of Developer Relations and Ecosystem Development, recently […]
This is a great way to start a Friday off, a mysterious BlackBerry has shown up at the FCC! As of right now there is very little information regarding this BlackBerry. We do know that it will ship with BlackBerry 7, and is using AT&T’s 3G network (850 / 1900), and the is all we […]
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 […]
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!
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!!
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:
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.