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 milestone in itself, marking RIM’s first true 4G LTE device. In this review, we take a look at the new 4G BlackBerry PlayBook in all its 4G LTE glory.
Take a look at the unboxing video of the PlayBook if you haven’t already!Straight to the Specs PlayBook OS 184.108.40.2068 1.5 Ghz Dual-core TI OMAP 4460 1 GB [...]
RIM has let us know that the BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.0 and BlackBerry Device Service, a component of BlackBerry Mobile Fusion, have received the FIPS 140-2 certification. The FIPS 140-2 certification is required by many organizations and governments, it is a very important certifications and computer security standard for the U.S. government.
“Knowing something is FIPS certified essentially provides a gold standard, a seal of approval for IT and security organizations. This level of security especially applies to government agencies, financial services firms, and health care, where regulatory and compliance standards are rigid, and require the highest levels of data and [...]
S4BB Limited let us know that they have just released a brand new series of magazine applications for BlackBerry® PlayBook. It consists of 24 different magazines going from sports, psychology to food and cooking. Each magazine will include the latest news related to the topic. Here’s a list of the magazines you can find:First Month free, afterwards just $0.99 per month Photography Hacking Travel Food & Cooking Language Learning Cars Celebrity Gossip Tablets & Smartphones Psychology Architecture Tennis Future Magazines for $0.99 per month Motorcycles Soccer Personal Finance Internet Marketing Fishing Cycling Golf Fashion Technology Science Design & [...]
PlayBook deployments to benefit from BoxTone’s innovative approach to Mobility Management
COLUMBIA, Md. – May 1, 2012 – BoxTone, the innovator in Automated Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM), today announced it has extended its management platform to provide enterprise IT operations, support and security professionals with unified management and control of BlackBerry® PlayBook™ tablets running PlayBook OS 2.0. By delivering real-time management, monitoring and support for the new PlayBook OS, large organizations — especially those in regulated industries such as financial services, government and healthcare — can better ensure high service quality [...]