*+-RIM has discontinued the 16GB BlackBerry PlayBook which leaves the consumers with a choice between the 32GB and 64GB models that are still available. The move, which RIM has confirmed in a statement to Engadget, takes away the BlackBerry PlayBook with the least amount of internal storage space. The 16GB model had also been RIM’s […]
*+-Yesterday, during RIM’s Q2 earnings call, Co-CEO Jim Balsillie stated that the BlackBerry PlayBook would start seeing some price cuts. He didn’t specify when or how much of a price decrease the tablet would see only promising that something was coming. Well, sure enough, today, we have our first price drop on the PlayBook courtesy […]
*+-SquareTrade’s PR firm sent over a video of a BlackBerry PlayBook drop test. Not surprisingly, the PlayBook’s display shatters after being dropped onto a concrete surface repeatedly. I’m all for educational videos, but anyone stupid enough to let the above video influence their purchasing decision deserves a busted tablet.