Sprint Nextel said today that it has scrapped plans for a 4G version of RIM's BlackBerry PlayBook, though the carrier will continue to offer a Wi-Fi version of the 7-inch tablet.
"We apologize for any inconvenience, but the BlackBerry 4G PlayBook Tablet that was announced in January for summer availability will no longer be coming to the Sprint network," the company said in a statement today.
"This was a mutual decision between Sprint and RIM," Sprint said.
RIM, for its part, said it is focusing on LTE technology for 4G. Sprint's 4G technology is … Read more