RIM 2011 Tablet Articles

Popular RIM Articles for 2011

BlackBerry PlayBook Review

RIM is walking the fine line between enterprise and consumer tablet with its BlackBerry PlayBook. Is the business-friendly tablet still fun and useful for consumers, or is it a tweener[...]

BlackBerry PlayBook Price, Release Date Leaked

Do not tell major electronics retailers any important secrets. Less than a week after Best Buy jumped the gun announcing the release date of the Motorola Xoom, Office Depot has[...]

When Will Windows 8 Tablets Really Be Ready?

Fraught by competition from the Apple iPad, RIM PlayBook, and the Android contingent, Microsoft is working furiously on a new edition of Windows. Yet some partners not willing to identify[...]

What Does 4G Mean for Tablets?

The Motorola Xoom will get it. As will the Samsung Galaxy Tab. The BlackBerry PlayBook will get it this summer. And you can bet it's in the iPad's future. It's[...]

RIM BlackBerry PlayBook Tablet Preview

The closest anyone came to the BlackBerry PlayBook outside of RIM, until last week, was to stare at it behind glass. Working units were at CES, and today RIM hosted[...]

RIM BlackBerry PlayBook Coming to Sprint, Dubbed BlackBerry 4G PlayBook

It looks like Sprint wasn't content to let Verizon and T-Mobile hog the CES spotlight as today the carrier announced it will carry the BlackBerry PlayBook tablet on the Sprint[...]

Rumor: BlackBerry PlayBook’s Release Date Set

RIM hasn't made any official announcement yet, but it's being rumored that the BlackBerry PlayBook tablet's launch date has been confirmed.

FileMaker Go 1.2 Helps Bring iOS to the Enterprise

Up against emerging but intensifying competition from Android, RIM and Windows 7 tablets, FileMaker on Wednesday is rolling out FileMaker Go 1.2, a new update to mobile database software that[...]

RIM Talks PlayBook Tablet App Dev

By the time the PlayBook officially launches, RIM's tablet will be outfitted with a music store, games, and other apps built on the Adobe Flash and RIM WebWorks platforms, but[...]

HP TouchPad First Look Review

The HP TouchPad is now available, and TabletPCReview has a TouchPad in hand. While we are not ready to fully review the device, we are brimming with initial thoughts and[...]

RIM Talks BBX, Tablet OS, and PlayBook App Future

RIM's Alec Saunders was on hand at this year's Hackathon in Boston to discuss the benefits of the company's recently-announced BBX operating system, as well as some of the tablet[...]

BlackBerry PlayBook to Sell Big, Claims Analyst

Mike Abramsky, an analyst for RBC Capital, projected today that the Blackberry PlayBook tablet would sell 4 million units by the end of 2011, and 6 million in its first[...]

BlackBerry PlayBook vs. Apple iPad 2 vs. Motorola Xoom

RIM's new BlackBerry PlayBook tablet is now available. How does it stack up against the two biggest players in the tablet market right now? Does it have the mettle to[...]

ASUS Unveils “Transformer Prime” Quad-Core Tablet

Presenting the first quad-core mobile tablet. Just a day after teasing it in video, ASUS head Jonney Shih revealed what he called the "next-generation Transformer tablet," the 'Transformer Prime'.

RIM BlackBerry PlayBook Tablet Could Run Android Apps

A world of applications might be opening up to BlackBerry users. There are rustlings that because of RIM's shift to a new OS and the consequent addition of a new[...]

Rumor: 3G BlackBerry PlayBook Coming to AT&T

RIM BlackBerry PlayBook tablet could be headed to AT&T's 3G network as soon as March. In addition, an LTE 4G PlayBook could launch soon after, according to rumors first reported[...]

MWC: RIM BlackBerry PlayBook Could Come to All Carriers

The Mobile Word Congress is heating up, as Research In Motion announced two new 4G connection options for its anticipated BlackBerry PlayBook tablet. In addition to an already revealed WiMax[...]

Official: PlayBook Will Run Android Apps

Research in Motion (RIM) has officially confirmed that the BlackBerry PlayBook, which will run the BlackBerry Tablet OS, will be able to run certain Android apps, forming an intriguing alliance[...]

BlackBerry PlayBook Hands On

The BlackBerry PlayBook is a 7-inch tablet running RIM's new BlackBerry Tablet OS. It's designed to appeal to the enterprise with BlackBerry's notable security, and consumers with power and speed.[...]

BlackBerry PlayBook Gets $150 Price Cut

It looks like the BlackBerry PlayBook will also be getting a price cut at Best Buy.