BlackBerry PlayBook Sale Prices: $199 – 16GB, $249 – 32GB, & $299 – 64GB

Well if you are still in the market for a great tablet then you are in luck! Last week we told you about how RIM was ending the PlayBook sale on  January 28th, this is not the case anymore. RIM has changed the pricing of the BlackBerry PlayBook again!


ProInsights for BlackBerry PlayBook Gets Updated to v1.0.3 – Transform Your LinkedIn Profile

ProInsights by Xlabz has been updated to v1.0.3 in App World! ProInsights is an application for the Playbook that allows you to change your LinkedIn profile into infographics. Hit the break for more info!

BlackBerry Users Tend to Be Older and Wealthier, Study Finds

  ComScore has released an interesting new study that shows the breakdown in ages and household income in the US. They have found the Blackberry user tend to be inclined to being that of older and more wealthier variances. Which would make sense as the Blackberry Device is not an iToy. Hit the jump for all the details.

RIM Creates ‘A Better, Bolder 2012′ Infographic

Hello, #TeamBlackBerry at the USA’s biggest New Year’s Eve party – Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest, sponsored by BlackBerry was great! RIM took well over 35,000 users, on Twitter with the hashtag #BeBold and now they have given us a nice infographic:

No OTA Support for PlayBook OTA’s…..

As it stands there are only two ways to install applications on the PlayBook. The first way is through App World, the second is by using PC based software like DDPB. So as of right now these are the only two methods of loading applications on the PlayBook OS 2.0 as of now.

Official OS: BlackBerry Bold 9700 OS from SK Telecom

BlackBerry Handheld Software v6.0.0.3106 (Asia) Package Version: Consisting of: Applications: Software Platform: File name: 9700jAsia_PBr6.0.0_rel3106_PL6.6.0.248_A6.0.0.723_SK_Telecom__.exe File size: 151.73MB Note: The Software Platform and Applications version numbers can be found under Options-About screen on the handheld.


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i-Mentalist Releases WoL – Wake on LAN for the PlayBook!

WoL Wake on LAN for the BlackBerry PlayBook has been released in App World! WoL is a great application, that helps you Power ON or OFF your computer even put it in Sleep from anywhere in the world. Think how many times you got heavy process running on your computer or you have files to […]

Play The Legend of Zelda -Meboy On your Blackberry Smartphones

In my free time, I do enjoy playing a few games on my Blackberry Smartphone. Playing some classic and old school games are my favorite and the folks over at GameVNS have released the Legends of Zelda game in App World for BlackBerry smartphones this game uses the MeBoy Nintendo simulator. Hit the jump for more details

Coming Soon: Official BlackBerry Bluetooth Mini Keyboard With Trackpad for PlayBook

We have been hearing about the wireless bluetooth keyboard from RIM for a long time now. The following slides are being sent out to distributors. With PB OS 2.o around the corrner it would appear that the keyboard will be available very soon.

Grab the BlackBerry PlayBook Rapid Travel Charger from Walmart for only $19.00!

The US Walmart  has a great buy on the BlackBerry PlayBook rapid travel charger! The rapid travel charger charges up to two times faster than of a standard BlackBerry PlayBook tablet charger!

Sprint EOLing the WiFi Only PlayBook!

Sprint is apparently EOLing the BlackBerry PlayBook WiFi only.Back in August of last year Sprint cancelled plans for the 4G PlayBook. So, now with the cancellation of the WiFi only model this seems to fuel rumors of the 4G PlayBook release this year.  

Verizon & RIM Working Together on a New Contest on Facebook – BlackBerry Famtastic Challenge!

If you are here in the US you should check out BlackBerry Famtastic Challenge! There are three challenges to the contest. Verizon & RIM are giving away four BlackBerry’s to the top 40 submitted in each challenge as well as four $50 Verizon gift cards that you could use for one month of free data […]

Awesome Word Search Free for PlayBook Updated to v1.3

Awesome Word Search Free for PlayBook has been updated to v1.3. Awesome Word Search is the awesomest word search app for the BlackBerry® PlayBook™, and now there’s a free version!

Notebook Plus 3 Final for PlayBook Updated to v4.0

Notebook Plus 3 Final has been updated to v4.0. Notebook Plus 3 Final allows you to use your PlayBook to do the following: Read/write any UTF-8 text based files (.txt, .html, .php, .js, .css etc.), Tab based interface to quickly switch between HTML, PHP, and Javascript tags, Quickly insert tags into your web document with […]

Rumor: RIM’s Roadmap for 2012/Q1 2013!?!

We know a lot is going on this year for RIM and now BGR has gotten a bit more information on RIM’s roadmap for 2012/Q1 2013. There info goes on to say the BlackBerry 10 devices will star shipping in the fall (knew that already).

BlackBerry PlayBook Sale Ending January 28th – Get them Cheap While You Still Can!

RIM has been selling the BlackBerry PlayBook in all three memory sizes (16GB/32GB/64GB) for only $299. The sale was supposed to run until February 4th the Shop BlackBerry website now has the sale ending on January 28th not February 4th.

Remote Destop for BlackBerry PlayBook Now Available in App World!

Remote Destop for BlackBerry PlayBook has been released in the BlackBerry App World for only $6.99, We already told you about SplashTop which is another remote desktop application for the PlayBook and it costs $19.99 on sale for only $4.99. Hit the break to learn more!

Free Basic OS7 Series Themes for BlackBerry OS 6/7 Devices from BB-Freaks!

If you are like me and love to theme your berry, then you will be happy to know that BB-Freaks has released a new theme series for BlackBerry OS 6 and 7 devices! The them comes in seven differant colors and are all wallpaper friendly!

Official OS:BlackBerry Torch 9860 OS from A1 Telekom Austria

A1 Telekom Austria has released OS for the BlackBerry Torch 9860! OS 7.1 includes the much anticipated mobile hot spot as well as NFC capability (providing A1 has enabled it).