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Research In Motion has added email, contacts and a calendar to its new QNX OS, also called PlayBook 2.0.
Mobile handset maker Nokia plans to eliminate 4,000 manufacturing jobs in Hungary and Mexico, along with positions in its oldest factory, in Finland, as it shifts manufacturing to Asia, its largest market.
Research in Motion (RIM) has changed the name of its next-generation operating system to "BlackBerry 10," after a federal court in Albuquerque forced it to drop the original "BBX" moniker.
The BlackBerry PlayBook is a tablet computer released on April 19, 2011 by BlackBerry. It is the first device to use the BlackBerry Tablet operating system (OS) and runs Adobe AIR applications. A merger with the existing BlackBerry OS created a new operating system: the BlackBerry 10. On February 21, 2012, the PlayBook was updated to be compatible with Android OS applications that could be installed from the BlackBerry App World store. On October 3, 2012, the PlayBook OS 2.1 was released....
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