Woes Aside, RIM Bullish on PlayBook

RIM shipped roughly 500,000 tablets in its first fiscal quarter of 2012 and has launched the tablet in 11 markets around the world over the last several days, including in the United Kingdom. But the PlayBook alone wont resurrect RIM.

RIM Competitive with 250K PlayBooks Sold

One analyst estimates Research in Motion has sold one-quarter of a million BlackBerry PlayBook tablets since the device was introduced one month ago.

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