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Sideload Free ConnectBot SSH Client on Your PlayBook (Android)

I mentioned yesterday that I was on the hunt for a solid SSH client for my PlayBook. As I told you yesterday their is a native port of the popular PuTTy opensource client for the PlayBook but the dev who ported it is charging $4.99 for the pleasure. @Oleg_Bolshakov suggested an alternative of using the…

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Future Mobile Fusion & BES Questions Answered by RIM

RIM has not done a phenomenal job of clarifying their future strategy for BES (BlackBerry Enterprise Server) and the recently released Mobile Fusion. The message has been confused into some thinking that RIM is killing off BES and just simply using ActiveSync like any other smartphone. RIM started correcting this error by stating that Mobile…

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BlackBerry PlayBook Gets a Bittorrent Client in App World

  I am really starting to wonder if RIM has finally seen the light and decided to relax some of the App World restrictions. The latest example brought to my attention is Torrent by Dmytro Mishchenko. (thanks DH) I am not sure where Dmytro ported this app from but it seems to work for basic…

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Frogatto Platformer Released for the BlackBerry PlayBook

We told you earlier that it was coming and now Frogatto has finally landed on the PlayBook. Artem let us know that Lost Pixel has released the platformer style “jump and run” game Frogatto for the PlayBook. The gameplay is spot on and the price is the same as the previous iOS release. You control…

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WebKit Vulnerability Plagues BlackBerry, iOS, & Android

Its unusual to find a vulnerability that is this cross platform on mobile devices. The latest attack vector was identified by CrowdStrike’s George Kurtz and Dmitri Alperovitch and demoed on an Android (OS 2.2) phone at the RSA security conference earlier this month. This drive by download takes advantage of users who click on a…

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4G LTE & 3G+ HSPA+ BlackBerry PlayBooks Gets FCC Approval (1.5Ghz + NFC)

If you had any question on when the 4G LTE and 3G+ HSPA+ packing PlayBooks would be launching this should be a clear sign. Engadget spotted both of the devices clearing FCC approval with 1.5Ghz processors and NFC added to the mix. The 4G LTE radios seem to support the frequencies for AT&T and carriers…

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Free YouVersion Bible App Ported to the PlayBook (Android)

A few readers let us know earlier in the week that it seemed like YouVersion had put their free Bible app back in App World for the PlayBook. It was in App World awhile back but then yanked for some reason. Now Tom let us know that YouVersion’s Bible app is now officially back on…

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Maxthon Mobile Web Browser Ported to the PlayBook (Android)

Jerry let us know (via PBDaily) that another popular Android browser has been ported to the BlackBerry PlayBook. This time we have Maxthon Mobile Web Browser which is a solid third party Android browser but still has lots of bugs on the PlayBook. I am really hoping the developers don’t just do a drop and…

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