RIM Discontinues 16GB BlackBerry PlayBook

RIM Discontinues 16GB BlackBerry PlayBook

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 […]

BlackBerry PlayBook Price Cuts Begin

BlackBerry PlayBook Price Cuts Begin

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 […]

News Flash! BlackBerry Playbook Will Break When Dropped Repeatedly!

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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.

BlackBerry tablet rumors get louder and clearer


The Wall Street Journal has assembled every rumor about the impending BlackBerry tablet, possibly called the BlackPad, put them in one place, and tied them together with an announcement date of next week.

BGR scoops more details on the BlackBerry tablet


The Boy Genius at BGR has dug up some dirt on that rumored BlackBerry tablet, codenamed “BlackPad” and from what they say, it sounds like it will either be extremely awesome or an extreme fail (because there’s never any middle ground with these things).