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Posts Tagged ‘PlayBook’

  • RIM, Marmalade show developers the love

    September 20, 2012 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on RIM, Marmalade show developers the love

    BlackBerry-maker Research In Motion (RIM) and Marmalade, makers of the world’s most powerful cross-platform SDK, today announced a special offer that reinforces RIM and Marmalade’s commitment to developers. The offer highlights BlackBerry® 10 as a...

  • RIM cancels 16GB BlackBerry PlayBook

    June 7, 2012 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on RIM cancels 16GB BlackBerry PlayBook

    Research In Motion, makers of BlackBerry phones, has confirmed that production of the 16GB version of the PlayBook Tablet has been cancelled with immediate effect. Released in April last year, the BlackBerry Playbook was met with mixed reaction –...

  • New OS update for BlackBerry PlayBook

    February 21, 2012 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on New OS update for BlackBerry PlayBook

    Research In Motion (RIM) has announced the release of the BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.0 now available for download. “Building on the BlackBerry PlayBook tablet’s proven web browsing, multimedia and multitasking strengths, the new BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.0...

  • RIM writes off Blackberry Playbook

    December 4, 2011 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on RIM writes off Blackberry Playbook

    Blackberry maker Research In Motion has taken measures to mitigate the financial impact of the poor sales of it’s Playbook, by writing off most of the stock and selling it at very steep discounts. “The Canadian company on Friday said it’s taking...

  • PlayBook to be used by US government

    July 22, 2011 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on PlayBook to be used by US government

    Research In Motion today announced that the BlackBerry PlayBook has become the first tablet certified for deployment within U.S. federal government agencies. No other tablet on the market has gained FIPS (Federal Information Processing Standard) certification...

  • Blackberry’s Playbook reviewed

    June 15, 2011 • Gadgets and GamingComments (1)

    Tablets have become all the rage in the last couple of months, with Apple arguably pioneering the portable devices. As more and more companies enter the fray, Blackberry is no different, as they recently introduced the Blackberry Playbook. The Playbook aims...

  • Celebrities flock to Playbook launch

    June 10, 2011 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Celebrities flock to Playbook launch

    Research In Motion recently launched the highly anticipated BlackBerry PlayBook tablet at an event held in Johannesburg, and among the invited guests were South African celebrities such as Bonang Matheba, Edith Venter, DJ Euphonik, Louise Carver, Fourie du...

  • BlackBerry PlayBook a developer’s dream

    May 26, 2011 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on BlackBerry PlayBook a developer’s dream

    The power packed into the highly anticipated BlackBerry PlayBook tablet, coupled with the unprecedented openness of its development environment, has opened up a world of opportunity for South African application developers. That’s according to Craige...

  • First in Africa: RIM demo’s BlackBerry Playbook at Innovation Dinner

    April 20, 2011 • Top StoriesComments Off on First in Africa: RIM demo’s BlackBerry Playbook at Innovation Dinner

    Research In Motion (RIM), the maker of the BlackBerry solution, demonstrated the latest BlackBerry PlayBook tablet at the April Innovation Dinner held in Sandton, Johannesburg last night. This was the first public demo of the device in Africa. The...

  • BlackBerry PlayBook “Scrapbook” App Demo (VIDEO)

    February 17, 2011 • VideoComments Off on BlackBerry PlayBook “Scrapbook” App Demo (VIDEO)

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  • HP TouchPad – For work & play

    February 14, 2011 • Gadgets and GamingComments (1)

    HP has officially announced it’s competitor in the tablet PC market, the HP TouchPad. The attractive device combines all the functionality of a media tablet with productivity applications which makes it a powerful business tool. The TouchPad is a...

  • Cloud and mobile to dominate computing by 2015

    November 4, 2010 • OpinionComments Off on Cloud and mobile to dominate computing by 2015

    Information technology professionals predict that mobile and cloud computing will emerge as the most in-demand platforms for software application development and IT delivery over the next five years, according to a new IBM survey released recently. The 2010...

  • New BlackBerry “PlayBook” Tablet Announced

    September 28, 2010 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments Off on New BlackBerry “PlayBook” Tablet Announced

    Research In Motion today unveiled its new BlackBerry PlayBook tablet and BlackBerry Tablet OS. Perfect for either large organizations or an “army of one”, the BlackBerry PlayBook is designed to give users what they want, including uncompromised web...

  • BlackBerry “Playbook” tablet PC revealed

    September 28, 2010 • VideoComments Off on BlackBerry “Playbook” tablet PC revealed

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