Android App Player

More details emerge about the Android App Player compatability on the BlackBerry PlayBook

More details emerge about the Android App Player compatability on the BlackBerry PlayBook

Jared DiPane 59

We all have been anxiously awaiting the BlackBerry PlayBook OS2 update to roll out and one of the key features in anticipation is the Android App Player. We have previously taken a look at it when it leaked out and it left us wondering more about the details, what it would run, what is compatible and how it will all work. Overseas there is an event taking place this week called Droidcon...

Update on BlackBerry PlayBook Updates: Monthly software updates on hold in favor of a Tablet OS 2.0 Re-Launch?!

Update on BlackBerry PlayBook Updates: Monthly software updates on hold in favor of a Tablet OS 2.0 Re-Launch?!

CrackBerry Kevin 103

With all of the new BlackBerry Smartphone excitement this week (be sure to check out our reviews of the Bold 9900/9930 and Torch 9860/9850/9810), we forgot to note on the blogs the BlackBerry PlayBook's 120 day anniversary. Is it a milestone worthy of a joyous celebration? Not quite. Though the PlayBook is powerfully awesome and does have a ton of great things about it -- I spent an...

Do Not Panic PlayBook owners... Android App Player still looking to be on schedule

Do Not Panic PlayBook owners... Android App Player still looking to be on schedule

CrackBerry Kevin 48

A rumor hit the internet yesterday in regards to the much-anticipated Android App Player for the BlackBerry PlayBook stating that the feature won't arrive until "late fall" despite RIM previously stating that it will arrive late summer. The information was said to come from a "reliable source." I've been keeping pretty close tabs on this one since getting my in-depth App Player walk...

Latest PlayBook OS update gives glimpse of future Android app treatment in BlackBerry App World

Latest PlayBook OS update gives glimpse of future Android app treatment in BlackBerry App World

CrackBerry Kevin 24

Notice the new BB logo on App pages? It's likely we'll see an Android logo for Android Apps  This morning's BlackBerry PlayBook OS update brought with it a number of feature improvements, most of which were highlighted in the update note RIM sent out. But beyond that, keen eyes have been observing other changes, some of which are pretty noticeable (like the big boost of free working...

Video Demo of Android Apps Running on the BlackBerry PlayBook via the Android App Player!!!

Video Demo of Android Apps Running on the BlackBerry PlayBook via the Android App Player!!!

CrackBerry Kevin 82

[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ] Just weeks before the BlackBerry PlayBook became available for purchase, RIM made the announcement that the BlackBerry PlayBook would be able to support Android Apps. Today at BlackBerry World, we got our first chance to see exactly what this experience will look like on the PlayBook. Long story short, it's looking pretty darn good. RIM is...