InterDigital and Research In Motion Extend Patent License and Include 4G

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RIM announced today a revision to their license agreement with InterDigital. The revision was made to include coverage for 4G products, including LTE devices. There currently aren’t any LTE devices beside the 4G PlayBook, but with the release of the upcoming BlackBery 10 smartphones this was a much needed revision. Check out the press release…

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4G LTE BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.1.0.1088 Now Available

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Originally, the update was supposed to release sometime back in early November. For whatever the reason, carriers felt they should hold it for a few weeks more. Nonetheless, OS 2.1.0.1088 is finally available for the 4G LTE BlackBerry PlayBook. The OS 2.1.0.1088 brings similar updates as the WiFi version recieved: Allows PIM (Messages, Calendar, Contacts) to…

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T-Mobile Announces Unlimited Nationwide 4G Data

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Today, T-Mobile announced a truly Unlimited Nationwide 4G Data plan. Starting Sept. 5, new and current T-Mobile customers will have the opportunity to take advantage of this new offer. Featuring no data caps, speed limits, or bill shock and access to fast, dependable nationwide 4G coverage, T-Mobile’s new Unlimited Nationwide 4G Data plan offers the…

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Review: 4G LTE BlackBerry PlayBook

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After more than a year, and amid the drama, speculation and buzz surrounding BlackBerry 10, Research in Motion has rather silently delivered on their promise of a 4G BlackBerry PlayBook.  Putting aside the improved processor, 4G radio, and NFC,  you’d be hard-pressed to find any difference between it and the original PlayBook.  Yet, this could be considered a…

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4G LTE BlackBerry PlayBook Doesn’t Support NFC, Yet – Does it Matter?

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Research In Motion finally released the 4G LTE BlackBerry PlayBook throughout Canada, yesterday. One of the features we saw rumored to be available on the 4G PlayBook was NFC. However, it does not currently seem to be available. While we’ve confirmed the NFC hardware is there, we probably won’t see the feature be made available…

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