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Review: BlackBerry PlayBook takes on the iPad 2

updated 09:20 pm EDT, Sun April 24, 2011

Our review of the BlackBerry PlayBook tablet

RIM has often been the definition of conservative: for the past few years, the BlackBerry has almost always been slight variations on a theme and still devoted to the suit-and-tie audience. The BlackBerry PlayBook is the first real sign of the Waterloo company trying to shake its stigma with a genuinely new interface and an emphasis on 3D games and other features that would have been borderline heretical in the past. And, for some, an admission that Apple caught it off-guard with the iPad. We'll find out in our review of the PlayBook whether the tablet is enough to break free of a limiting reputation -- and whether the iPad 2 should be looking over its shoulder.



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  1. phillymjs

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    This is gonna be like...

    ...if Tyson fought an infant.

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