Tablets will never live up to CES hype

With so much chatter about tablets this year, you might think that the handheld, rectangular devices being unveiled represent a significant innovation. The reality is that so much of what we're seeing is

Published on: January 18th, 2011 Melissa J. Perenson

BlackBerry Dakota is RIM’s hail mary

By Tony Bradley Images and details of the BlackBerry Dakota--the impending flagship smartphone from Research In Motion (RIM)--have emerged. The Dakota is packed with features as RIM struggles desperately to regain lost ground

Published on: January 14th, 2011 IDG News Service

7 best apps for reduced-price BlackBerry PlayBook

Published on: January 1st, 2011 ITBusiness Staff

Apple iPad puts a dent in netbook sales

Apple's iPad tablet computer is indeed taking a big bite out of planned netbook sales, according to market watcher ChangeWave, confirming a trend that companies ranging from AMD to Best Buy have cited

Published on: November 3rd, 2010 Bob Brown

Developers itching to build apps for RIM PlayBook

Although the full application development story is still being ironed out for Research in Motion's newly announced PlayBook tablet, developers are anxious to get their hands on one and start building anyway.They also

Published on: October 6th, 2010 Paul Krill

BlackBerry Playbook: four reasons to like it and five reasons to pause

Research in Motion has apparently learned some lessons after the underwhelming response the company received to its BlackBerry Torch smartphone.RIM's first foray into the tablet market has gotten a lot of things right

Published on: September 29th, 2010 Brad Reed and Barbara E. Hernandez