RIM 2010 Tablet Articles

Popular RIM Articles for 2010

RIM Unveils BlackBerry PlayBook Tablet

It's not a BlackPad, and it's certainly not a SurfBook. RIM has puts those BlackBerry tablet rumors to sleep by unveiling the PlayBook, a seven-inch tablet (1024 x 600) sporting[...]

How Will the RIM PlayBook Fare Against the iPad and Android Tablets?

In rolling out the new BlackBerry PlayBook this week, RIM co-CEO Michael Lazaridis dubbed the long-rumored device "the world's first professional tablet." And while the PlayBook sports a lengthy list[...]

Tablet News Week in Review: Apple in the Enterprise, PlayBooks in Best Buy & iPads in BMWs

RIM dominated tablet news this week with the unveiling of the long-rumored BlackBerry tablet, a device RIM describes as "enterprise ready," which they call the PlayBook. Let's take a look[...]

Tablet News Week in Review: Bugs Ruin RIM’s Christmas, HTC Mum on Tablets, iPad will Dominate 2011

With no major launches or announcement, rumors and leaks dominated the tablet news this week, including the reasons why RIM missed a Christmas launch for the BlackBerry PlayBook tablet, a[...]

Tablet News Week in Review: BlackBerry PlayBook Release Revealed, iPad in the Enterprise

It's been a busy week in tablets, with manufacturers scrambling for both the holidays and CES 2011. This week a couple new tablets appeared, RIM inadvertently droped a hint about[...]

Update: RIM Responds to PlayBook Battery Reports

The specs of the BlackBerry PlayBook may have sounded good on paper, but they're proving to be too much for the battery to handle.

Rumor Round Up: HTC Working on Android Tablet, RIM Files SurfBook Application

Further rumors regarding an HTC Android tablet surfaced this week, including possible specs. Also, BlackBerry maker RIM filed an application for the term "SurfBook" with the Canadian Intellectual Property Office.

RIM BlackBerry Tablet Coming Next Week?

RIM could announce its rumored BlackBerry tablet as early as next week at a BlackBerry dev conference in San Francisco. The tablet is said to run a new QNX operating[...]

BlackBerry Tablet Could Be Named the BlackPad

Rumors that smartphone-maker RIM is working on a BlackBerry tablet computer jumped up a notch this week when the company purchased rights to the domain name "BlackPad.com". This device will[...]

RIM Developing BlackBerry Tablet

Could RIM be getting into the tablet computer market? Multiple sources are reporting the BlackBerry maker is creating a device to compete with the Apple iPad. But unlike the iPad,[...]

RIM Blackberry Tablet: More than Mere Rumor?

Rumors that RIM is readying a 7-inch tablet outfitted with Adobe Flash are still unconfirmed, yet these reports seem to make sense in light of evidence ranging from a published[...]

Could There Be a BlackBerry Tablet?

Tablet computers running smartphone operating systems are all the rage this year, and the maker of BlackBerrys apparently doesn't want to be left out. According to reports from Asia, Research[...]

New Details Emerge on the BlackBerry Tablet

Research in Motion, maker of the very popular BlackBerry line, is reportedly working on a tablet computer that will serve as a companion device this company's smartphones. It will supposedly[...]

More BlackBerry PlayBook Details Emerge

RIM certainly hasnt been shy about touting the BlackBerry PlayBooks impressive spec sheet, but this week we learned a few additional details about the BlackBerry tablet. Just like the iPad,[...]

RIM BlackBerry PlayBook Priced, Kind Of

The RIM BlackBerry PlayBook tablet will cost "under $500" according RIM co-CEO Jim Balsillie. In an interview in Seoul, Balsillie also announced RIM might sell the PlayBook through both carriers[...]

Rumor: BlackBerry BlackPad Tablet to Cost $499

More rumors have surfaced regarding RIM's BlackBerry tablet, aka the BlackPad. This time, it's the perpetual-rumor slingers at the DigiTimes passing along information that originally appeared in the Chinese-language Apple[...]

Kindle Getting PlayBook App, New Web Features

Amazon certainly did not waste any time getting on the new BlackBerry tablet. The company announced that the Kindle eReader application will be available on the PlayBook tablet computer, which[...]

BlackBerry BlackPad to Run QNX OS?

RIM is turning to QNX Software Systems for its BlackBerry tablet operating system, a company RIM acquired in April that is best known for automotive and industrial software but counts[...]

Browser Battle: BlackBerry PlayBook vs. Apple iPad

RIM is really gunning after the iPad. The BlackBerry maker has released a video showcasing its PlayBook's browser capabilities compared against the iPad.