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10 Tips: Improve BlackBerry PlayBook Battery Life

Get more juice from your RIM BlackBerry PlayBook tablet using these battery-saving pointers.
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Over the last few months, a few PlayBook operating system releases have negatively affected battery life. Based on testing and customer complaints, RIM has released OS updates to addresses the problem--if you don't have the latest OS, you're squandering power. To make sure you have the most recent update, from the home screen tap the gear icon on the status bar, then tap Software Updates, and Check for Updates. Most updates will require restarting the PlayBook.

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