Articles by Joseph Holder

How to install the Android Market and other applications to your BlackBerry PlayBook

How to install the Android Market and other applications to your BlackBerry PlayBook

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The BlackBerry PlayBook is a tablet like no other. The powerful QNX Real Time Operating System embedded within allows it run an entirely different operating system as another application on top of the standard PlayBook OS. This is how the PlayBook will run repackaged Android applications. For the most part, though, repackaged apps will appear to run just like regular PlayBook...

Congratulations on your new BlackBerry Smartphone! Check out these guides, tutorials, apps & more for all your BlackBerry needs

Congratulations on your new BlackBerry Smartphone! Check out these guides, tutorials, apps & more for all your BlackBerry needs

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Did you get a new BlackBerry for the holidays? Not sure just where to start? Not to worry, we're here to help. The Holidays have been very nice for us here at the CrackBerry team. Based on what I've seen on Facebook, Twitter, and Google+, it's been a nice Holiday season for many of you, too. We've seen lots of updates and Tweets about people receiving both BlackBerry Smartphones...

[UPDATED] So you want to root/jailbreak your BlackBerry PlayBook with DingleBerry?  Here's how to do it

[UPDATED] So you want to root/jailbreak your BlackBerry PlayBook with DingleBerry? Here's how to do it

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Here's how to root/jailbreak your BlackBerry PlayBook with DingleBerry!   [Update 31 December 2011]: OS 2.0.0.4869 (Beta) is no longer available for download, however there is a method for installing this OS to your PlayBook using a local copy of the OS.  Check out OpenSourceBB for the full details. Greetings to you, intrepid warrior of the digital age! I don't use that word "...

CrackBerry Asks: Do you want your BlackBerry 10 Superphone to have dedicated keys?

CrackBerry Asks: Do you want your BlackBerry 10 Superphone to have dedicated keys?

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  Do you want dedicated keys on your BlackBerry 10 Superphone?  Yesterday we wrote about how a BlackBerry 10 Superphone might work, given that it has no dedicated keys. In the renderings we've seen so far - the BlackBerry Milan and BlackBerry London Superphones - there have been no signs of a call key, menu key, or even a trackpad. Based on these designs, it's doubtful even...