Screenshots: BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.0

Screenshots: BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.0

Summary: RIM's latest tablet operating system adds native email, an enhanced browser and support for some Android applications, among other features. Here's a tour of the new-look PlayBook OS.


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  • Documents To Go includes a tool for editing and creating Word documents, with drop-down formatting tools in the toolbar.

  • Similarly there's an Excel editor, with support for cell formatting and for functions.

  • New messages are shown by an icon in the top left of the main screen. Just click to open Messages.

Topics: Mobile OS, Reviews, Software

Simon Bisson

About Simon Bisson

Simon Bisson is a freelance technology journalist. He specialises in architecture and enterprise IT. He ran one of the UK's first national ISPs and moved to writing around the time of the collapse of the first dotcom boom. He still writes code.

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