Developers: Using the Container Classes in the BlackBerry PlayBook SDK


Using the Container Class in the PlayBook SDK from Ryan Stewart on Vimeo.

We recently wrote about Ryan’s tutorials for the PlayBook and if you’re developing an app for the PlayBook, we suggest you bookmark/subscribe to the blog. The most recent tutorial involves using the Container classes in the PlayBook SDK to help lay out objects on the screen. The above tutorial will show you how to use Container classes and ultimately lay out your app so it’s user friendly and easy on the eyes. Head over to this link to check out the sample code.

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  • Eric at Ebscer

    Thanks for posting this. This is an approach that is much closer to the layout components in Java, then what I have seen in Flex so far…

  • Alex Kinsella

    Hey guys,

    Thanks so much for sharing news about app development for the PlayBook. Be sure to also check out the Inside BlackBerry Developer’s Blog ( for the latest app news and how to submit one yourself. Remember, apps accepted into App World will score developers a free PlayBook, so make sure to check out how to qualify here ( Cheers! – Alex from RIM.