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BlackBerries to get PlayBook interface?

0. phoneArena posted on 17 Nov 2010, 09:41

It's not that we don't like BlackBerry's OS interface, in fact we do appreciate its utilitarian approach to looks, but we have to admit we would like to see some more juice and flavor as we are about to see on the BlackBerry PlayBook. RIM co-CEO Jim Balsillie implied that this is about to happen…

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posted on 17 Nov 2010, 12:30

1. Gawain (Posts: 423; Member since: 15 Apr 2010)

One of the differentiating factors with Blackberry devices are the literally thousands of themes you can incorporate into them, changing the interface dramatically in some cases, especially for the Storm series. I don't see such products available for any Android powered device (short of Motorola's MOTOBLUR or HTC's gentle touches to Android) or iOS.

posted on 17 Nov 2010, 13:19

2. Droid X Doug (unregistered)

"It will have a hard time attracting developers...." If so, then it will have a hard time gaining market share.

I wonder if RIM will still be around in 5 years? I doubt they will be in the top 5 for handset sales.

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