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BlackBerry PlayBook: What’s in a name?

Over here in San Francisco, even the iPhone-totting Valley locals are generally nodding with approval at RIM’s latest creation, the BlackBerry PlayBook tablet. The device name has warranted just a cursory nod before discussions of price, availability and other such issues. Abroad, however, it’s a slightly different story. I’ve had a lot of emails and […]

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BlackBerry PlayBook: A game-changer for RIM?

Only this morning I was sat amongst 100 or so mainstream and new media journalists as the RIM team conducted their initial pre-briefing under strict embargo. At the end of the event, there were a lot of glum faces. The announcements were good, but not necessarily earth shattering (I’ll write more on those shortly). Everyone […]