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RIM entices developers with free Marmalade SDK

BlackBerry maker RIM and cross-platform tool maker Marmalade are offering developers a free Marmalade SDK licence to encourage the building of apps for the BlackBerry 10 platform.

RIM to phase out entry-level PlayBook

BlackBerry-maker RIM is to phase out the cheapest version of its poorly-selling PlayBook tablet in a apparent bid to streamline its product offerings in the tablet space.

RIM launches Tablet OS 2.1 preview

RIM announced a beta release of its Tablet OS 2.1.0 platform, enabling developers to test apps on the next-generation version of its PlayBook operating system.

Android apps for BlackBerry 10 receive feature boost

RIM has added a number of features to its BlackBerry Runtime for Android Apps, which allows developers to port Android apps to the PlayBook OS

PlayBook apps hit 20,000

Alec Saunders, VP of developer relations at RIM, said that “over 20,000” BlackBerry PlayBook tablet …

RIM tweaks PlayBook app sideloading

RIM is taking steps to more closely control sideloading of apps on BlackBerry PlayBook tablets in an effort to prevent the spread of pirated apps

RIM adds WebGL demo app to App World

RIM published a game for the BlackBerry PlayBook tablet designed to showcase its WebGL support

RIM intros PlayBook OS 2.0

RIM announced availability of its BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.0, which adds some long anticipated features …

RIM: The numbers game

Last week, I had the pleasure of spending some time at RIM’s BlackBerry DevCon Europe …

PlayBooks January sale reveals the secret to competing with Apple

The iPad continues to dominate the tablet market, but that could change in 2012.