BlackBerry-maker Research In Motion (RIM) up for sale.. but are there any buyers?

It is now official: Research In Motion (RIM), maker 0f the popular BlackBerry smartphone and Playbook tablet has sunk to a new low today that it is now up for grabs, provided it has any takers. The company, who shook the world with its BlackBerry Messenger (BBM), has been hammered left, right and center in … Continue reading “BlackBerry-maker Research In Motion (RIM) up for sale.. but are there any buyers?”

Motorola Xoom gets 44% discount, some much needed attention

Following in the footsteps of RIM”s BlackBerry Playbook tablet, which reached 12,000 new hands in just 4 days approaching 2012, Motorola”s Xoom tab too intends to join the party with a hefty price cut of their own. RIM officially announced on December 28 that they are offering the Playbook at a 50% discount, with the … Continue reading “Motorola Xoom gets 44% discount, some much needed attention”

BlackBerry Playbook prices slashed 50% [LIMITED PERIOD OFFER]

BlackBerry Playbook-maker Research in Motion today announced that it has slashed prices of its want-away tablet by as much as 50%, bringing down the prices of the tablet to as low as: 16GB – Rs 13,490 (previously Rs 27,990) 32GB – Rs 15,990 (previously Rs 30,490) 64GB – Rs 24,490 (previously Rs 38,990) Blame it on … Continue reading “BlackBerry Playbook prices slashed 50% [LIMITED PERIOD OFFER]”

RIM sells 250,000 PlayBooks in first month, still can’t beat the iPad

Research in Motion (RIM) has managed to offload 250,00 units of its BlackBerry PlayBook to consumers in just its first month, but it still lacks behind the craze that is the iPad. RBC analyst Mike Abramsky believes RIM is on track to sell 500,000 PlayBooks by the end of the quarter, but Apple managed far … Continue reading “RIM sells 250,000 PlayBooks in first month, still can’t beat the iPad”

Blackberry to start shipping Playbook from April 10

We already heard a lot about the Blackberry Playbook but there was no news as to when the product will launch but finally the news has arrived. According to the latest rumor the Blackberry Playbook shall start shipping from March 10. At the start it will be available to only those who pre-order it. All … Continue reading “Blackberry to start shipping Playbook from April 10”

Apple iPad 2 vs Motorola Xoom vs HP TouchPad vs BlackBerry PlayBook

On February 10 we posted a similar comparison between the iPad, Xoom, TouchPad, and PlayBook when HP’s baby (more here) was born. Now, with the iPad 2 officially launched, we’re back with another comparison between them, replacing iPad with iPad 2. So who comes out on top? Apple iPad 2 vs Motorola Xoom vs HP TouchPad vs … Continue reading “Apple iPad 2 vs Motorola Xoom vs HP TouchPad vs BlackBerry PlayBook”

Tablet tales: HP TouchPad vs Apple iPad vs Motorola Xoom vs BlackBerry PlayBook

Yesterday saw another entrant into the swiftly growing tablet market in the form of the HP TouchPad. The TouchPad, expected to come out sometime this summer is more than a decent tablet and really packs a punch to stand tall to face competition from the likes of the already established iPad and the yet to … Continue reading “Tablet tales: HP TouchPad vs Apple iPad vs Motorola Xoom vs BlackBerry PlayBook”

RIM sweat it out on Blackberry Playbook, then completely lose it!

I guess this is what we call “falling flat on your face”. RIM, after a lot of hard work, came out with the Blackberry Playbook, an alleged iPad killer, only to kill those allegations with a, let me call it “stupid”, concept. It has been revealed that to use the e-mail and calender apps, you … Continue reading “RIM sweat it out on Blackberry Playbook, then completely lose it!”

Video Comparison: Blackberry PlayBook versus Apple iPad

Blackberry has posted a video which shows it’s PlayBook go head-to-head with Apple’s iPad. Take a look: You might also be interested in these… PlayBook vs iPad  Specs Send FREE messages from your Blackberry and iPhone iPad and PlayBook’s biggest competitor – Adam Tablet PC from India Tablet Tales: 10 of the best go head-to-head!

Will the Blackberry Messenger Save Blackberry Again?

As always blackberry has survived in the Smartphone industry because of its Blackberry Messenger Services. This time the situation is a bit different. It’s the Tablet industry that Blackberry has just entered by introducing its Blackberry Playbook but The Apple iPad has already taken most of the market share and with rumors of a launch … Continue reading “Will the Blackberry Messenger Save Blackberry Again?”