The Playbook is selling for $199 at most places, but Shop Blackberry is giving a coupon for $10, which makes the Playbook $189! Using their exclusive online coupon code: 09OLTY12 at their online store, you get $10 off.
RIM really wants to get their Blackberries sold in North Korea. 3G was just introduced into the country which means there is a market for smart phones.
The webcast starts at 1:00pm EST with Presenter: Alan Panezic – Vice President, Enterprise Product Management and Marketing – Research In Motion. The webcast will be on Blackberry solutions for Government and Business. He will also be answering questions.
RIM has compiled a list of retailers that have the Playbook for $199. Right in time for the holidays, you have a number of options on where to purchase it from. Hit the break for the list!
RIM has released an update today for BlackBerry Traffic v3.0 in the Blackberry Beta Zone! BlackBerry Traffic is a maps/navigation application which allows users to plan travel routes and determine estimated time of arrival using their BlackBerry Smartphone. Hit the jump to update your Blackberry Traffic and the changlog!
We have given you news on the past of NFC Blackberry 7 devices and the ability to use your smartphone for mobile payments. As well as the Blackberry Bold and Curve devices receiving their, MasterCard PayPass Handset Certification, Telefonica Digital has jumped on board as well, as they have teamed with RIM for mobile payments […]
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
Heading over to the official Blackberry site it seems that RIM has confirm the new holiday pricing for the Blackberry Playbook, as well as the retailers in which you can buy them from just in time to get a new Blackberry Playbook for what were going to call “Black” Berry Friday!
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?”
Last week the last of the os7 devices were announced by RIM, and it looks like another consumer event for these devices will be held in Indonesia on the 25th of December.
RIM has started to let their employees speak freely when it comes to the strategies and other things happening in Waterloo.
RIM really wants to sell those Playbooks! There is a new email circulating that not only offers the buy 2 get 1 free for Business deal, but free accessories and saying that OS 2.0 will be out in early 2012. hit the break for the email!
Sales of the Blackberry 7 devices have slowed down due to the recent launch of the iPhone 4S and various Android phones.
O2 has added the BlackBerry Bold 9790 and Curve 9380 to thier coming soon page on thier website. The image shows that the Bold 9790 will be available in January and the Curve 9380 in November.
IntoMobile was able to snag a three minute video of RIM demoing their up and coming BlackBerry Tag application using NFC. BlackBerry Tag will enable a ton of features utilizing the NFC capable BlackBerry smartphones. With BlackBerry Tag you will be able to
RIM opened the first Lifestyle store in Indonesia a few days ago, to a wonderful response from the people of Indonesia, and are now planning to open 12 more stores in that market. Rohilesh Singh, Research In Motion’s country director for Indonesia, “says that everywhere you look people are carrying a BlackBerry”.
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.
RIM announced yesterday via beta zone that a new update for the PlayBook will be released prior to the update that is scheduled for February. This update on contains improvements and fixes to some problems that users have encountered.
Here are the next upcoming International BBM Hackathon dates/locations: Bangkok Nov 17-18, 2011 Amsterdam Nov 24-25, 2011 London UK Nov 28-29, 2011 Event details here.