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RIM Hits The Road With BlackBerry PlayBook Mobile Tour

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RIM has kicked off a US tour to showcase the BlackBerry Playbook. The BlackBerry Playbook-emblazoned tractor trailer will feature a full multimedia demo area extolling the virtues of their new professional grade tablet. People can also get a hands on look at the slick new device at a tethered demo station, even bridge their device to give it a test drive with your media and content.

The tour begins tomorrow, Tuesday May 3rd from 9 to 5 in New York’s Herald Square. (Broadway and 34th Street).

To see when the BlackBerry Playbook Mobile Tour is making it’s way to your city, visit www.playbooktour.com

Jim Balsillie Gets Hands On with the BlackBerry PlayBook

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Jim Balsillie gave a brief hands on demo of the BlackBerry PlayBook at the Web 2.0 Summit and the multitasking looks incredible. As Jim browsed through multiple tabs, he really showed off the power of the QNX operating system and how it can handle multiple processes that include high definition video. Another great feature of this brief demo was the way gestures were used. Jim browsed through multiple cards and flicked them away with ease. This brief demo just gave the PlayBook +1000 in the awesome department.