Download and Install Path on your BlackBerry PlayBook
Path, a foursquare slash Facebook combination, has previously been available on both iOS and Android. While we're not sure if it will ever make its way to BlackBerry phones, you can get it up and runnng right now on your BlackBerry PlayBook. Path is a social network that lets you share with friends and family by entering your thoughts, what you're listening to, photos and much more. It's free to use and you can sign up for a new account from within the app. Keep reading and we'll show you how to get Path on your BlackBerry PlayBook in just a few simple steps!
Unzip the files into your /user/ directory (The directory typically shows as your username - mine is "/adamzeis/". You can put them wherever you want, it's just easier this way).
Move the files from the Playbook_Tools\lib\ folder to the Playbook_Tools directory.
Put your BlackBerry PlayBook into Development Mode by going to Settings > Security Settings and note the IP address of your PlayBook. You'll also be required to enter a password here if you don't have one already. Don't forget your password!!
Open the Terminal application on your Mac (found under Applications > Utilities > Terminal). Your Terminal screen will show something along the lines of: new-host-2:~ adamzeis$
Type cd playbook_tools and press Enter. Terminal should now read something like: new-host-2:playbook_tools adamzeis$
Type the following into Terminal: java -Xmx512M -jar BarDeploy.jar -installApp -device PLAYBOOK_IP -password PB_PASSWORD appname.bar Be sure to add in your PlayBook IP address, password and the name of the .bar file.
Terminal will do it's magic and when it's done, your app will be ready to roll on your PlayBook
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