VIDEO: QNX on the BlackBerry PlayBook

  Mobile Link Embedded World 2011, QNX was there showcasing off the QNX OS running on the BlackBerry PlayBook. The above video shows some great tech specs on QNX as well as a wonderful walk through; Let us know what you think. Source


South by Southwest (SXSW) – Foodspotting Street Food Fest sponsored by RIM?

The South by Southwest (SXSW) conferences & festivals are set to start on March 11and run until March 20 in Austin Texas. SXSW is a convention that features original music, independent films, and emerging technologies. Some of the promotions are being sponsored by RIM. We believe RIM will be promoting the BlackBerry PlayBook. RIM is […]

Wireless OS Updates for the BlackBerry PlayBook

Ronen is on a roll today with his updates on the BlackBerry PlayBook. The BlackBerry PlayBook is able to install apps AND update apps without rebooting!! All of the OS updates the Playbook receives will be done wirelessly. After an OS update the BlackBerry PlayBook will require a reboot. “The thing is one of the […]

The BlackBerry PlayBook Will have the Full Documents to Go Suite for FREE!

Docs To Go is a must for a Blackberry device. When you buy a BlackBerry it comes with a trial after the trial expires you can them purchase the app for around $9.99 – $16.99. Well, RIM has confirmed that the BlackBerry PlayBook will ship with the full version of Documents to Go for FREE! […]

Pre-Order the BlackBerry PlayBook from mobilecityonline!

Mobile City Online has now posted the BlackBerry PlayBook pre-order up on thier site with a price of $599.99 Product Overview The Tablet You’ll Want to Take Everywhere This beautifully designed and incredibly powerful tablet is ultra portable, ultra thin and super convenient for both work and play. Measuring less than half an inch thick […]

RIM to launch BlackBerry Playbook in March for US, Early Q2 for UK

  Pocket-Lint recently sat down with RIM’s Stephen Bates, Head of UK Management Team.  “It’s end of Q1 for the US,” Bates confirmed, sending the April 10th launch rumors down the drain. The BlackBerry Playbook will launch in the UK in early Q2. This is the first official launch date we have heard from RIM. […]

BlackBerry PlayBook Headed to Bell

The BlackBerry PlayBook is headed to Bell. With that said, Rogers is the only one until now to confirm that they will have the BlackBerry PlayBook. We know a few months back Wind was working on getting it, Mobilicity and TELUS both want it as well.   Source

RIM Defends BlackBerry PlayBook’s Similarities with webOS

  When RIM made the announcement that they were developing thier own tablet there were and still are a few people that think it was not original and has “borrowed” a lot of its looks and operation mannerisms from some of the other tablets on the market. One of the groups that believe this is […]

The BlackBerry PlayBook to launch on April 10th!?!

Reports are surfacing that the BlackBerry PlayBook will finally launch on April 10 in retail locations. The reports also state that when you boot up the device right out of the box, you will be prompted to do an OS update. This has not been confirmed by RIM, but it does jive with the info […]

Video: “BlackBerry PlayBook Tablet for Business”

  Mobile Link The above video talks about how the BlackBerry PlayBook was built for CIOs with CIOs. Take a couple of minutes to watch the video and let us know what you think. Source

“We’ll also support Android apps” stated during PlayBook demo at MWC 2011

It seems one of Research in Motion’s representatives had a slip of the tongue at MWC 2011 during a demo of the BlackBerry PlayBook. If you listen closely around the 0:14 second mark the rep shown of the PlayBook states, “We’ll also support Android apps”.  This is not the first time we have heard this […]

PlayCreator App for the BlackBerry PlayBook turns your PlayBook into a “PlayBook”

PlayCreator is an essential sports whiteboard application for coaches and players to draw up plays and tactics. Instantly draw up plays by dragging and dropping Xs and Os to show offensive and defensive positions. Full and half field scenes are available for Hockey, Basketball, Football and Soccer, as well as a blank screen for drawing […]

Video: “Can I really run a billion dollar business on a tablet?”

Watch the latest video at The question on everyone’s mind is  “Can I really run a billion dollar business on a tablet?” Well we think the answer should be YES! in an interview with FOX, SAP CIO Oliver Bussman explains that the BlackBerry PlayBook is a ahead of the competition by being business ready […]

Video: BlackBerry PlayBook Stereoscopic 3D Concept Demo Built By TAT

Mobile Link The Astonishing Tribe has really been hard at work on on the BlackBerry PlayBook. The video above shows the PlayBook hooked up to a 3D TV through HDMI outputs using the stereoscopic 3D app. What do you think? Source

Free Google Reader App GeeReader Heads to the BlackBerry PlayBook

GeeReader is a touch-optimized Google Reader client for the BlackBerry® PlayBook™. Features include: Sync directly with Google Reader. Use your Google account to login. Star, Like, and Share feed items. Mark all items in a feed as read. Sort feed items by “Newest First” or “Oldest First”. View the article detail in a maximized window […]

QNX Powered Corvette With a Side of BlackBerry PlayBook!

Dylan Tweney of WIRED was a lucky fellow as he had to opportunity to take a QNX powered 2009 Corvette for a test drive.  Along for the ride were a BlackBerry PlayBook, and an iPhone, and hiding around was a Bold 9700.  Watch the video below to see QNX in action. Source via BerryReview

First 50 WebWorks Apps Accepted into Blackberry App World will Win Free Sprint BB Style 9670

RIM is offering the first 50 WebWorks apps accepted into Blackberry App World a free BlackBerry Style 9670! The applacation can be for either the BlackBerry or the PlayBook. “Developers who create a qualifying application for the BlackBerry® smartphone or the BlackBerry® PlayBook™ tablet are eligible for a free BlackBerry® Style™ 9670 smartphone. Note: this […]

BlackBerry PlayBook Has a PIN Number… and a VendorID?

While digging thru the API documentation for the BlackBerry Tablet OS SDK for Adobe Air something interesting was uncovered. There are two thing that will certainly be similar between the Tablet and the smart phone. Those two things are the PIN and VendorID. As we have stated earlier, it was announced that the PlayBook would […]

Video: The Astonishing Tribe shows off more Apps running on the BlackBerry PlayBook

Mobile Link The Astonishing Tribe (TAT) has been had at work on applications running on the BlackBerry PlayBook. We have already seen Aura Weather and Scrapbook running on the PlayBook and I must add that they look awesome. Simon over at IntoMobile was able to get a great hands on video with the PlayBook connected […]

More Photo’s of Poynt Running on the BlackBerry PlayBook

The Berry Fix has obtained more screenshot’s of Poynt running on the BlackBerry PlayBook. Poynt is scheduled to launch on the PlayBook in the first quarter of 2011. With Poynt you can: Get movie times. Get Trailers. Get Tickets. Get restaurant listing, nearby gas prices, business and people listings. Get the free app that takes […]