The WiFi version of the BlackBerry PlayBook has already received its update to OS 2.1, and today the 4G/LTE PlayBook is getting its update. The OS for the 4G/LTE version of the PlayBook has been updated to 220.127.116.118 and includes many of the same features and fixes that we saw on the WiFi version.
If you just picked yourself up a 4G PlayBook, or you have had a PlayBook all along, you may be interested in a new news reader that has made its way to AppWorld. Unfold News takes a new and modern approach to reading the news on your tablet. Gone are the days of boring news [...]
We all know that the 4G version of the BlackBerry PlayBook is launching tomorrow in Canada, and in preparation of this RIM has released a couple of quick how-to videos. These videos focus on the new cellular connectivity of the 4G PlayBook and how to use these new functions. Hit the break to check out [...]
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 [...]
*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 [...]
RIM has yet to officially release the 4G BlackBerry PlayBook, but for those of you that have a test model you will be happy to know that RIM is rolling out an OS update to v18.104.22.1688! As of now there is no change log available for this updated. This update is still way below the [...]