Win a RIM BlackBerry PlayBook Tablet from Office Depot

The great folks at Office Depot have given us the opportunity to host a giveaway of RIM’s BlackBerry PlayBook on The-Gadgeteer.com. Utilizing HD multimedia and uncompromised web browsing experience with support for Adobe® Flash® Player 10.1, the BlackBerry PlayBook is the latest tablet to hit the market and offers users the ability to multitask, advanced security features, and out-of-the-box enterprise support (MSRP: $499).

The PlayBook is available for pre-order online now at: http://www.officedepot.com/a/promo/pages/0329_blackberrypreorder/ and will be available in Office Depot retail stores and online starting April 19th.

Full contest details after the jump.

Prize:

One RIM BlackBerry PlayBook (16GB WiFi)

How to enter:

1. Between now and Friday 04/15/2011 11:59PM EST, sign up with twitter and follow @thegadgeteer

2. Then send the following tweet:

RT Win a RIM BlackBerry PlayBook Tablet from Office Depot and @thegadgeteer Full details at http://wp.me/pprwJ-gHe

3. Come back to this post and leave a comment with your twitter name.

4. At some point on 04/16/2011, I’ll pick 1 random winner using random.org. The winner will be contacted by email and will have 48 hrs to accept their prize. If I do not receive an answer, I’ll do other random.org drawings till the prize is gone.

Rules:

1. Only one entry per person.

2. Contest is open to anyone with a US shipping address except for writers and families of The Gadgeteer.

3. the-gadgeteer.com is not responsible for any lost packages or incorrect shipping addresses.

I want to give a HUGE thank you to Office Depot for sponsoring this contest!

Update 4/16/10 The winner of this contest is comment #105 Rick!

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  • zamzarvideo April 11, 2011, 6:22 pm

    Posted as @zamzarvideo
    http://twitter.com/zamzarvideo

    101
  • Mark Kuhnhenn April 11, 2011, 7:03 pm

    Okay, I’m game. Here I am: @mlkuhnhenn

    102
  • Ramasamy April 11, 2011, 7:59 pm

    @Cypherjolt
    Good luck everyone. It really need Luck to win this.

    103
  • Mike April 11, 2011, 8:09 pm

    @MajorHavoc
    Just tweeted!

    104
  • Rick April 11, 2011, 8:22 pm

    @rxc123 thanks for the chance!

    105
  • Marvin Montes April 11, 2011, 8:39 pm

    Twitter Name: MontsGL

    Good Luck All!!!

    106
  • mabrier April 11, 2011, 9:04 pm

    Seems like forever waiting on the Playbook to be released. Hope it is as good as it sounds!

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  • Elazar Krausz April 11, 2011, 9:05 pm
    108
  • Nitya April 11, 2011, 9:31 pm

    Twitter Name: @tracknatasha
    Will love to win. I will miss something if i lose this.

    109
  • Sam exel April 11, 2011, 9:54 pm

    Twitter name is Exel2000

    110
  • Chirag April 11, 2011, 9:55 pm

    I am already follower and tweeted too.
    Thanks for keeping the rule simple. @Rachelcutee

    111
  • Juliep April 11, 2011, 10:26 pm

    Would love to win a Blackberry Playbook! @juliep820

    112
  • MGW April 11, 2011, 10:59 pm

    @melissagwilson

    113
  • @Neroraptor April 11, 2011, 11:16 pm

    This is grt… I wanna win this.. @Neroraptor

    114
  • phileops April 11, 2011, 11:28 pm

    Hope I win!

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  • Archana April 12, 2011, 12:10 am

    I wish i win this.. it would be awesome gear. @me_mystery

    116
  • @joseyong April 12, 2011, 12:28 am

    playbook running android apps, best of both worlds @joseyong

    117
  • @gabrimen April 12, 2011, 8:59 am

    All right, trying to win this one… @gabrimen

    118
  • @gsarmiento16 April 12, 2011, 9:12 am

    It’s already mine!!

    119
  • @nerdology_101 April 12, 2011, 9:36 am

    here i am @nerdology_101
    good luck to all..

    120
  • Najumddin April 12, 2011, 9:53 am

    I like Xoom, very promising. Will love to have one.
    twitter @shadowseek

    121
  • SRINETWORK April 12, 2011, 11:23 am

    Hoper Winner

    122
  • Mark April 12, 2011, 12:05 pm

    Thanks for the opportunity to win Julie!
    Also hoping you’re feeling better.
    @mtroy

    123
  • Kevin Francis April 12, 2011, 12:12 pm

    @beach447
    Would love to win this1

    124
  • Elizabeth April 12, 2011, 1:31 pm

    Good luck everyone! @Elizabeth2090

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  • Richard Allen April 12, 2011, 2:24 pm

    Twitter: @surveyorlando

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  • Evan April 12, 2011, 2:55 pm

    @nth_degree is the twitter name/

    I am going to keep my fingers crossed that I win this one. I really need a tablet in my life and would love to not have to shell out a metric buttload of money.

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  • Ballita April 12, 2011, 2:55 pm

    Tweeted and following. @PratViola
    Thansk for this wonderful giveaway.

    128
  • tony April 12, 2011, 3:00 pm

    @tonester99

    Hope I win

    129
  • @StroViper April 12, 2011, 4:01 pm

    Owning one tablet is my one of wish in tech gadgets. Lets see if it becomes true this time without spending a single penny. @StroViper

    130
  • poqeteer April 12, 2011, 4:20 pm

    @poqeteer

    Thanks for the giveaway!

    131
  • Eva Kiser April 12, 2011, 5:11 pm

    twitter name @kiserem

    132
  • Steve Berube April 12, 2011, 7:12 pm

    Tweeted name is @srberube

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  • NandiniPulse April 12, 2011, 8:02 pm

    Thansk Gadgeteer and OfficeDepot for this wonderful giveaway and giving chance to own it.
    Twitter id @NandiniPulse

    134
  • @mustardshanty April 12, 2011, 9:00 pm

    @mustardshanty

    135
  • Hemant April 12, 2011, 9:03 pm

    Nice…
    Posted on twitter.. Twitter name @Yayyatishine

    136
  • yoonfui April 12, 2011, 9:34 pm

    Twitter: @yoonfui
    Thanks for the contest

    137
  • Sergio salazar April 12, 2011, 10:22 pm

    Message left on twitter. Username @ssalazar77

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  • InflictedKnight April 13, 2011, 12:44 am

    Done! Twitter name is @inflictedknight

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  • William Burke April 13, 2011, 6:29 am

    Pls enter me in the RIM Blackberry Playbook contest. Twitter Name: YesWeCan06824. Thx.

    140
  • Ike April 13, 2011, 8:17 am

    I think the Blackberry Playbook is gonna give iPad a run for their money and a big shout out to Office Depot for making this promotion possible. You guys are wonderful and would make a lucky winner happy.
    Twitter Name: adinxtheman

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  • Lacey Dubbe April 13, 2011, 8:55 am

    @DubbeDoo

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  • Connor Middleton April 13, 2011, 10:49 am

    Thanks for the contest @connor2k

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  • Daniel April 13, 2011, 11:13 am

    Thanks Gadgeteer & Office Depot
    I am @danielchew84

    144
  • Merilee Vance April 13, 2011, 12:41 pm

    Hi!! I just sent the tweet! I’m @misspriss_mv :o)

    145
  • onlytom April 13, 2011, 3:05 pm

    @onlytom just sent the tweet! Pick me, pick me, oh, pick me!

    146
  • Billy April 13, 2011, 3:30 pm

    Julie-good luck with your chemo…BE STRONG…@billyweeel

    147
  • Guy Hoyle April 13, 2011, 5:12 pm

    I took the bait! @risusguy

    148
  • @deho777 April 13, 2011, 5:43 pm

    Cool tablet.

    149
  • Joseph April 13, 2011, 9:08 pm

    I’m @Joseph73. I am definitely interested in seeing QNX on a tablet.

    150
  • Sean April 13, 2011, 10:12 pm

    RT with SFhappiness. The practicality of a new playbook would make me happy!

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  • @darktweak April 13, 2011, 10:29 pm

    Would love to win this…
    @darktweak

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  • ruben April 13, 2011, 11:42 pm

    me…me…mee……

    @rubzbi

    153
  • KC April 14, 2011, 2:02 am

    @mygadgetsite

    154
  • Insiya April 14, 2011, 9:33 am

    Already follower on twitter.
    Posted as @Astro_Lotus

    155
  • Sean April 14, 2011, 12:23 pm

    Posted as @ARMCsmcmurray.

    Thanks for the opportunity!
    Sean

    156
  • Ray April 14, 2011, 5:53 pm

    @Justcallmeray

    157
  • File Complaints April 14, 2011, 11:14 pm

    @FileComplaints

    158
  • @cbieger April 14, 2011, 11:25 pm

    Tweet Tweet

    159
  • jeany April 14, 2011, 11:34 pm

    Ok, I left you the tweet. Hope I win!!!!
    @mrsordinary

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  • Brent Hughes April 15, 2011, 6:34 am

    I’m in…@pdl2mtl90

    161
  • WiiDeals.tk April 15, 2011, 6:43 am

    Thanks for the chance. I want it!
    @Wii_PS3_Deals
    http://twitter.com/Wii_PS3_Deals/status/58842184325144576

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  • raftat April 15, 2011, 8:30 am

    @raftat – hoping to winn the playbook

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  • R April 15, 2011, 8:49 am

    @maaneeack

    164
  • loc nguyen April 15, 2011, 12:45 pm

    @phuocloc2612 here i am hope i can win it

    165
  • Geek4life1986 April 15, 2011, 10:33 pm

    Almost missed it, but I definitely want to win!

    @geek4life1986

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  • geckoseiya April 15, 2011, 10:40 pm

    Thank you Julie and OD!
    @geckoseiya

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  • Julie April 16, 2011, 8:13 pm

    The winner of this contest is comment #105 Rick!
    Congrats.

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