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PlayBook

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BlackBerry PlayBook

The BlackBerry PlayBook ably showcases RIM's powerful new mobile operating system, but its middling size diminishes many of its best features.

By April 14, 2011

3 stars Editors' rating April 14, 2011
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Facebook's Sports Stadium steals a page from Apple playbook

When Facebook announced a foray into sports, the question on everyone's mind was, "Hey, didn't Twitter do that first?" But Facebook is simply borrowing ideas from competitors -- a time-honored tradition espoused by none other than the late Steve Jobs.

By January 23, 2016

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ZTE rips a page from Samsung's Galaxy S playbook -- but with a twist

The Chinese smartphone manufacturer hopes its Axon brand will reach the heights of Samsung's own flagship franchise.

By July 14, 2015

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Why the death of the Firefox phone matters

With its failure to stop the mobile-software dominance of Google and Apple, Mozilla loses relevance and the Web grows a little weaker.

By February 5, 2016

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Facebook needs more friends in its new Sports Stadium

Not only is it hard to find Sports Stadium on Facebook's iPhone app, but it may be lonely once you do.

By January 24, 2016

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Alphabet lets Google be more ambitious, more boring and more crazy at the same time

The company is taking a page out of the playbook of Warren Buffett -- a longtime hero of co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin -- as it prepares for its next stage of growth.

By August 11, 2015

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E-commerce startup Jet.com launches, with eye on Amazon

The new online retailer officially opens for business Tuesday with plenty of buzz, thanks to a $225 million purse and a CEO who's no stranger to Amazon's playbook.

By July 21, 2015

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BlackBerry CEO: I'm open to creating a tablet again

Playbook, take 2? "It's on my mind," says CEO John Chen. But it wouldn't be a tablet for tablet's sake -- it would have to be "iconic."

By March 3, 2015

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BlackBerry's PlayBook head steps down

The executive in charge of the Blackberry PlayBook has resigned from his role with the troubled company.

By July 24, 2013

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BlackBerry CEO axes planned BB10 for PlayBook tablet

CEO Thorsten Heins said he wasn't satisfied with the experience.

By June 28, 2013