2Lazaridis Launches Barrage of Statistics
3Talking Up the PlayBook
Lazaridis then trumpets the PlayBook, using bits of quotes from various reviews. The quotes are positive, but most of the reviews he cited were overall much more critical. Lazaridis said there are more than 3,000 PlayBook applications to date. That compares to some 70,000 for Apple’s iPad and just over 100 apps for the Motorola Xoom and other Android 3.0 tablets.
4RIM Presentations in 3D
10BlackBerry Bold 9900
12Flash on PlayBook
14Ballmer on Mobile
Ballmer dings Google: “Over the past few years, suffice it to say, we’ve seen numerous mobile phone platforms emerge. Certainly Android, the volumes have risen, but there is ensuing chaos that has caused a level of frustration, let’s just say, with developers and consumers alike.” On Apple: “Apple’s platform has certainly offered opportunity for application developers, but there are a very limited set of ways to collaborate and extend the experiences of their device for businesses and consumers.”
15Ballmer on Bing
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