Isn't it obvious that this should have been the Little BlackBook?
And everyone raise hands who is excited about ANOTHER new operating system that won't be compatible with anything! OOH! ME ME (not). This should have been a Chrome device, and shouldn't require linking with a BB phone to access e-mail and calendaring.
Yes, I'm very hopeful, and will probably get one. But I'm also doubtful I'll find it as useful as I'd want. I really want a good iPad competitor on the market so I don't have to succumb to the Me-Too White-Tool crowd.