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Blackberry Android Emulation (Games) Software

RIM Confirms Android Apps Will Run On Playbook, Through Intermediate Players 113

angry tapir writes "Research In Motion has announced that users of its PlayBook tablet will be able to run Android and Java applications. The PlayBook, which becomes available on April 19, will have two optional 'app players' that will provide run-time environments for BlackBerry Java apps and Android 2.3 apps. The players will let users download BlackBerry Java Apps and Android Apps from BlackBerry App World."
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RIM Confirms Android Apps Will Run On Playbook, Through Intermediate Players

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  • by Anonymous Coward on Friday March 25, 2011 @01:02AM (#35608220)

    Since its introduction, it has taken the world by storm. Applications run perfectly anywhere.
    Write once. Run on Mac, Windows, Linux. Works great. Threads, networking. And it is
    also very secure as applications are sandboxed.

    Combined with XML, RMI, JB, servlets, SWING, ACID, JVM, WORA, API, JRE, JEE,
    JIT, JDK, CORBA, IIOP, JDBC, AWT, NIO, etc. it offers a powerful environment.
    And it is object oriented that is OO!

    And pretty much all universities teach it. Did you know even Oracle is partly written
    in Java, it has improved their product tremendously! All desktop computers com
    with Java preinstalled - working perfectly. And most applications these days
    are also in Java - if nothing else this should prove its superiority.

    Also java made everything simple. They banished unsigned types. Thread
    based networking, very slim runtime, easy web applets that are everywhere
    these days, everything is an Object, no memory corruption/crashes so even
    a monkey can write code (you don't need to know what you're doing
    to be a java programmer, isn't that great), take threads, so easy anyone
    is encouraged to add them into their application. Java code is also
    very easy to read but still very compact.

    The creators of Java did the industry a great service. I salute them!

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