Rumor: BlackBerry Tablet "BlackPad" to Cost $499

Production of the BlackPad has been handed over to Quanta Computer (makers of Apple, Dell, Sony and Panasonic hardware) in Taiwan according to a Chinese report, with the purported price said to be $499 when orders ship in September. It could all be hogwash, but the Apple Daily report is also claiming two million units… » 8/09/10 7:30am 8/09/10 7:30am

RIM Buys BlackPad.com, a Home For the BlackBerry Tablet?

MobileCrunch reports that RIM recently snatched up BlackPad.com, a possible name for their forthcoming BlackBerry tablet. The device is anticipated to land in pant-suited laps by the end of the year. » 7/28/10 5:04pm 7/28/10 5:04pm