Android apps side-loaded onto the BlackBerry PlayBook

Android apps side-loaded onto the BlackBerry PlayBook

Summary: The OS 2.0 update brought support for Android apps on the BlackBerry PlayBook. While many Android apps are available in BB App World, there are still many missing that can be side-loaded onto the device. This is similar to how apps are loaded on the Kindle Fire and B&N Nook Tablet.

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  • Music sounds great through the stereo speakers on the PlayBook.

  • Kobo is a decent ebook application, but if you have ebooks already purchased through Kindle it is nice to get access to them on the PlayBook.

  • Ebooks are best read in portrait orientation and look great on the PlayBook.

Topics: Tablets, Android, Google, Hardware, Mobile OS, Mobility, BlackBerry, Security

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