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Posted at 10:25 AM ET, 03/02/2011

Report: RIM's PlayBook to launch April 10?

According to a report from Boy Genius Report, Research in Motion (RIM) is planning an April 10 launch for the Blackberry Playbook.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  10:25 AM ET, 03/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  BlackBerry, CES 2011, Google, Mobile, RIM, Sprint, Tablets

Posted at 04:14 PM ET, 03/01/2011

Google: Gmail data has been restored

Google has issued a statement saying that it has successfully restored all data from its tapes and is processing the information. Google spokeswoman Jessica Kositz said access should be restored to most users in a matter of hours, and the best thing for those still waiting for access is to keep checking Google's status dashboards.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  04:14 PM ET, 03/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Google

Posted at 03:59 AM ET, 03/01/2011

Google explains e-mail glitch, apologizes

A storage software update caused thousands of Gmail users to lose access to their e-mail yesterday and Google was forced to go to its physical backup tapes to fully restore users' data.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  03:59 AM ET, 03/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  E-mail, Google