The Astonishing Tribe (otherwise known as TAT, I love that Name of coarse) was acquired by RIM back in early December, specifically for Apps for the Playbook, which is a great idea since people now hate Blackberry Apps compared to iPhone and Android Apps….See Details.

1st up a scrapbook app that takes advantage of four-fingered multitouch, then a weather app dubbed “Aura” that was built with the WebWorks platform and makes use of the PlayBook’s accelerometer, also an impressive media player that can be used when the tablet’s connected to a TV via its HDMI port, which let’s you view videos, and play games with 3D content as well.