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Build Your Own Contraptions With Phyzicle Sandbox for the PlayBook

Phyzicle Sandbox is an interesting new puzzle app for the PlayBook. It has you building contraptions in its 2D physics sandbox using shapes and fluids around constraints. You can undo any move and use different gravity bases including tilt based accelerometer gravity. Check out Phyzicle Sandbox in App World for $1.99 and let us know…

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XIMAD Huge Sale Offers 12 of Their PlayBook Games for $0.99 Each

XIMAD is the new featured sale in App World on the PlayBook starting today. They are offering up 12 of their PlayBook games for a very low price of $0.99. They even had some fun announcing it stating that: This morning, our boss told us to reduce the price for all of our games to…

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Tip: SideLoad PlayBook Apps Using LocalBar2 Without a Proxy

Originally, a PC was required in order to sideload apps onto the PlayBook. The first release of LocalBar was created to give users the ability to sideload apps ‘locally. The PlayBook could now sideload apps onto itself. Using LocalBar, the requirement for a PC was gone. RIM then blocked that feature. The PlayBook can no longer…

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Stunt Pear Physics Game Comes to the BlackBerry PlayBook

   I have a thing for physics games and Stunt Pear by Chocolate Mouse Games does not disappoint. It offers up 144 physics puzzles for you to throw your pear through with gears, canons, bubbles, and more. The game is definitely worth checking out if these sorts of puzzles are your thing. You can find…

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Free Minesweeper Reloaded Game For the BlackBerry PlayBook

Stephan let us know about his release of Minesweeper Reloaded for the BlackBerry PlayBook. As far as I can tell the game is built on WebWorks and runs nicely on the PlayBook. The gameplay follows the classic Minesweeper rules with the developer hoping to add multiplayer and audio effects in future updates. You can pick…

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Ways to Force PlayBook Android Player to Quit

If you are a regular user of sideloaded Android applications on your PlayBook you may have noticed that the runtime sometimes hangs. This gets really annoying since the only reliable fix seems to be restarting the PlayBook. I am not sure why RIM does not offer users the ability to do this themselves but there…

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Free ScrapBook PlayBook App Gets 3D Theme Pack Upgrade

  RIM and TAT are on a roll with theme pack updates to the free PlayBook ScrapBook app. The latest is a 3D pack that seems to be based on the anaglyphed red (left eye) and cyan (right eye) filtered 3D glasses from back in the day. I don’t have a pair handy to test…

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BlackBerry Bridge Gets Tiny Update to v2.0.0.31

RIM has pushed out a tiny update to BlackBerry Bridge. We were hoping it would be leading up to a new PlayBook OS or SMS bridge features from the upcoming OS 2.1 but no such luck for now. The new version just brings us to v2.0.0.31 from the previous 2.0.0.30. Tom sent in the change…

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