With the Canadian launch of the 4G/LTE enabled PlayBook quickly approaching, it looks like retailers are reducing the price of existing stock to make room for them. Best Buy Canada has reduced the price of all 3 WiFi only models of the PlayBook by $20. A price reduction like this was expected, and of course […]
We have already seen some outright pricing from a couple of Canadian carriers, but it now looks like we have the contract pricing from Rogers as well. As you all know the 4G LTE PlayBook will be launching on August 8th with the large carriers in Canada. Up until now we only knew for sure […]
Rogers officially announced their plans to carry the Playbook 4G LTE and now it’s Telus’ turn. Bell also has plans to sell the Playbook. Telus is going to sell the 4G Playbook LTE For $549.99 no contract price. There currently are no contract prices available, but Telus might not have a contract price like ROGERS.
Mobile Link I had the honor of using this app from I-Mentalist thanks to Hedone! Their Slotch app offers up the weather along with a world clock and multiple alarms into one PlayBook app. Its makes the app into one sweet bedside clock along with nice integration with FUZZengine which allows for images downloaded from […]
WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwire – August 02, 2012) – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ: RIMM)(TSX: RIM) today launched the new 4G LTE BlackBerry PlayBook tablet with built-in support for cellular networks. The new 4G LTE BlackBerry PlayBook maintains a sleek and ultra-portable form while delivering overall faster performance over the original BlackBerry PlayBook, as well as support […]
Research In Motion has officially released OS 220.127.116.118 for the BlackBerry PlayBook. This update is a maintenance update and will come preloaded on the BlackBerry PlayBook 4G LTE PlayBook .
Research In Motion has let the cat out of the bag on the release date of the 4G LTE BlackBerry PlayBook. The 4G LTE PlayBook will be available in Canada starting August 9th! Here is what was said on the Inside BlackBerry Blog: Yes, you read the title correctly. The BlackBerry® PlayBook™ tablet you know […]
*Update*: The gang over at Crackberry has received a tip that the security boxes actually contain a casing for the BlackBerry PlayBook 4G. It seems that certain Rogers stores will have a live demo unit, and this casing is an anti-theft mechanism. It looks like Rogers may be close to releasing the 4G/LTE BlackBerry PlayBook. This […]
Mobile Link Gary Bauer of Mobile Innovation provides a walk-through of how a BlackBerry PlayBook tablet can be used as a law enforcement utility tool to control vehicle functions, look up data, submit information, manage tasks, and much more.
The Logo Game for the BlackBerry PlayBook has been updated to v1.0.1 in App World. This update is so small the one can safely assume that this update is just for some bug fixes and nothing more. Did you know that on an average, we see nearly 3000 brands a day? That’s almost 3 brands […]
Mobile Link While attending BlackBerry World in Orlando Florida this year I had the chance to sit down with the Ballistics team and get a very interesting demonstration from them. I of course was with a few good friends and the person handling my questions asked me for my PlayBook. I looked at her […]
Research In Motion receive FIPS 140-2 certification for the BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.0 and BlackBerry Device Service! “BlackBerry® PlayBook™ OS 2.0, having made its debut at CES 2012 in Las Vegas, recently joined the family of FIPS 140-2 certified BlackBerry solutions. Along with it, BlackBerry® Device Service, a component of BlackBerry® Mobile Fusion, is now […]
FUZZengine for the BlackBerry PlayBook has been updated to v1.0.11 in App World. At this time there is no change log available for this update. Feel free to let us know in the comments what you find in this update. FUZZengine is a free wallpaper application that let you use video wallpaper loops, add image […]
Research In Motion’s Global Head of Gaming, Anders Jeppsson, has posted a tweet from @ajeppsson letting everyone know that The Bard’s Tale will be released on the BlackBerry PlayBook in August. No exact date was giving but August is good enough. When BlackBerry 10 launched The Bard’s Tale will also be available at launch.
With the4G LTE BlackBerry PlayBook rumored to launch on July 31st, it is only fitting that Research In Motion start preparing for the launch with the official release of the PlayBook OS 2.1. At this time OS 2.1 is still in it beta form the official release will bring tons and tons of new goodness […]
RIM has finally launched the BlackBerry PlayBook Video Store powered by Rovi Entertainment Service to the Canadian market. The BlackBerry Video Store offers a catalog of thousands of movies and TV shows with new releases available for purchase or rent. With the Video Store, customers have the option of streaming a trailer before making a […]
Now here is a bit of interesting info our friends over at BlackBerry-fr have gotten there hands on some screen shots that show off the BlackBerry PlayBook 4G as 3G+ along with an OS update to v10.0.4 update pack 197. Yesterday RIM released updates to BlackBerry Desktop Manager once the update was installed v10.0.4 update […]
Scribbles for the BlackBerry PlayBook has been updated to v3.1.3in App World. SCRIBBLES! is formally know as Doodle Blast and offers a highly addictive game experience on the PlayBook. Meet the Scribbles! Great, fun physics puzzle with doodle theme. Draw lines to guide the Scribbles into the Box. You have limited ink on each level […]
Finally… Launch info on the BlackBerry PlayBook 4G LTE has leaked out!! Way back at Mobile World Congress in 2011, RIM announced this little beauty but that was basically it… Until now there was no date for release and no one knew how much it would run. 4G LTE BlackBerry PlayBook will launch on Bell […]
ScoreMobile for the BlackBerry PlayBook has been updated again to version 1.5.5 in App World. The application was just updated to version 1.5.4 on July 20th, so one can assume this update is just for some bug fixes that were hindering usage of the app. ScoreMobile, the top worldwide sports app, is now optimized for […]