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Old 04-13-2012, 04:09 PM   #60 (permalink)
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Default Re: Playbook vs 'The New' iPad

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Originally Posted by johnherdman View Post
Yes, the new iPad looks like to have a wicked screen, but I think the playbook is better cos :-
All is fine and dandy, but we need to find ways to make RIM earn more money; there's some flaw with the demo units at Future Shop and Best Buy that is still unaddressed as of PlayBook OS 2.0:

Future Shop / Best Buy Demo of PlayBook -- Major flaw losing millions of $ for RIM

I hope RIM can fix these flaws over time & make the units more appealing to first-time users. Although IMO, it may be too late for the current PlayBook, they should do a simultaneous hardware/software refresh that addresses these shortcomings, to get people to come back and "try the latest and greatest new thing".
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