BlackBerry Tablet OS

Video Demo of Multiplayer Quake III Action on the BlackBerry PlayBook - Easy to port POSIX games to BlackBerry Tablet OS!

Video Demo of Multiplayer Quake III Action on the BlackBerry PlayBook - Easy to port POSIX games to BlackBerry Tablet OS!

[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ] The Native Development Kit for the BlackBerry PlayBook's BlackBerry Tablet OS hasn't been released to the public just yet (see our BlackBerry Developer Podcast for more details), but when it becomes available we should see a plethora of games become available. Developers can take any game developed for a POSIX environment and easily bring the...

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First Look: How the technology behind TATs apps will be implemented on the PlayBook & made accessible to 3rd party developers!

First Look: How the technology behind TATs apps will be implemented on the PlayBook & made accessible to 3rd party developers!

Sneak Peek at the BlackBerry PlayBook NDK that will allow developers to tap into powerful effects via TAT's engine [ youtube video link for mobile viewing ] During BlackBerry World 2011 we had the opportunity to sit down with Chris Smith, Sr. Director of the BlackBerry Development Platform, and Rasmus and Karl from the The Astonishing Tribe, to get a look at how RIM plans to...

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Dear RIM: Can we please get some accessibility options on the BlackBerry PlayBook ASAP?

Dear RIM: Can we please get some accessibility options on the BlackBerry PlayBook ASAP?

You won't find Accessibility Options on your PlayBook, but hopefully RIM will put it there soon! There's no doubt RIM is hard at work further improving the BlackBerry PlayBook and BlackBerry Tablet OS. We know they have a lot of things on the go, and we know there are a lot of things that current PlayBook owners have on their immediate list of wants. If you want a good overview on...

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BlackBerry PlayBook and future QNX-based BlackBerry Smartphones to run Android Apps too?!

BlackBerry PlayBook and future QNX-based BlackBerry Smartphones to run Android Apps too?!

Pure awesomeness. Back on August 25th on CrackBerry Podcast 057 (jump to minute 52), prior to the PlayBook ever being announced, we spent a bunch of time weighing in on the BlackBerry tablet rumors of the day. I squashed a bunch of them - like the fact it would NOT be called the BlackPad (I still chuckle at that one) nor would RIM brand it the QNX OS (it was introduced as BlackBerry...

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