Get started with the BlackBerry Tablet OS and build interactive web content and applications for the RIM BlackBerry PlayBook, the first device to run on this operating system. This page provides you with the most up-to-date resources from both Adobe and Research in Motion for Tablet OS development. Also find additional resources from Research in Motion on the BlackBerry Developer Zone.
Learn the basics
In this demo, see fluid and crisp web video as well as professional-grade apps on the BlackBerry PlayBook—also the interactive rendition of Reader's Digest implemented using Adobe Digital Publishing Suite. (5:23)
Use the BlackBerry Tablet OS SDK for Adobe AIR—and download guides and simulators for Windows, Mac OS, and Linux—to create apps for the BlackBerry PlayBook tablet.
Learn strategies for developing interactive mobile apps for the BlackBerry Tablet OS.
Learn the basics of BlackBerry PlayBook development and what sets the RIM PlayBook apart from other tablet devices.
Mike Kirkup from RIM explains the capabilities of the BlackBerry Tablet OS and provides a few tips on developing apps for the PlayBook using Flash Platform technologies.
See an example of Flash game optimization for mobile by taking advantage of the GPU rendering mode and tweaking the display list.
Review the main technical challenges overcome in developing this storybook app for multiple screen sizes and to achieve great performance.
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