BlackBerry PlayBook 3G OS Updated to OS 2.1.0.1212

The BlackBerry PlayBook 3G has received a 48MB OS update yo bring it to OS 2.1.0.1212. This update supports Flash 10.3 and updates to Adobe Air to support developers. If you have a 3G BlackBerry PlayBook an notice anything different please feel free to let us know in the comments.

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NY Times: RIM’s Chief Is Confident of BlackBerry 10 Success

Another New York Times interview from Thorsten Heins. This time he sits down with them making bolder statements than ever. His confidence is readily apparent in his responses.  “I don’t expect things to get much worse,” he said. With the event launch for BlackBerry 10 scheduled for the 30th of January, the next-gen operating system already FIPS […]

***UPDATE*** BeBuzz has been updated to version 6.0.15

***UPDATE*** BeBuzz has been updated to version 6.0.15***Thanks @Teo876 for bringing this to our attention**   The very popular BeBuzz for BlackBerry app has received an update to its Beta version.  The Beta version has been updated to v6.0.14, and it includes some nice new features.  Hit the break for more info and to grab […]

Saudi Airports Arrives in BlackBerry App World

This simple application allows you to track the arrivals and departures at the following Saudi Arabia airports: King Abdulaziz International Airport (Jeddah) King Khaled International Airport (Riyadh) You can view arrivals and departures and also search flights by flight Number. Handy for anyone whose a frequent flyer from these locals!

Developer Webinar for jQuery Mobile & Backbone.js BlackBerry 10 Apps

RIM has another webinar going on. They are inviting developers to join Jason Scott (RIM), Mike Hostetler(appendTo) and Jonathan Creamer (appendTo) on November 15th from 2-3 pm EST for a webinar on building BlackBerry 10 web apps. This webinar is focusing on the official BlackBerry 10 theme for jQuery Mobile along with using backbone.js for data bindings and MVC architecture for your app.

Photo Studio Pro Updated to v1.1.14

The KVAD Group, has just released an update to their application Photo Studio Pro to version 1.1.14. Photo Studio for BlackBerry is utilized by both amateur and professional photographers who seek simple, but powerful image processing on-the-go. Users can turn their BlackBerry® into a fantastic photo editing studio. Hit the break to find out what’s […]

What Color BlackBerry Curve 9320 is Right for You? Find out with a New BlackBerry Facebook App!

Research In Motion UK and Ireland have put together a very cool Facebook application that helps you find the right color BlackBerry Curve 9320 for you. You can pick one of seven colors from vivid violet, classic blue, velvet purple, hot pink, pure red, white and black. The Facebook application runs through your Facebook profile […]

Animated Christmas Avatars for your BBM

Christmas is one of my familys favorite times of the year with all of the home cooked meals, kids running wild, gifts and so on. So what better way to show off your Christmas spirit the to rock a Christmas animated BBM Avi?!?! This app will give you 30 animated Christmas gifs which can be […]

Vic Alboini, RIM’s Biggest Investor Critic Fined and Suspended for 2 Years

The Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC) has fined and suspended Northern Securities Inc. chief executive Vic Alboini for two years with fines totaling $125,000. Alboini was also permanently banned as an “ultimate designated person” at an investment dealer and fined $625,000.

QNX Named as CES Innovations 2013 Design and Engineering Award Honoree

OTTAWA, ONTARIO–(Marketwire – Nov. 13, 2012) – QNX Software Systems Limited, a global leader in software platforms for the in-car infotainment and telematics market, today announced that its QNX CAR™ 2 application platform has been named an International CES Innovations 2013 Design and Engineering Awards Honoree, in the Software & Mobile Apps category. The prestigious […]

HereticGLES Lets You Play Heritic On The Playbook

Like DoomGLES plays Doom on the Playbook, the guy behind it Michaël Ryssen has gone and ported Heretic to the Playbook in the same manner. Before you download the port, you should know that you have to already have a copy of the game. Read more info on that here. hit the break for a […]

BlackBerry for Business LinkedIn Discussion Group hits 10,000 member milestone

The Inside BlackBerry Blog posted a video today to announce that they have hit a milestone on their BlackBerry for Business Discussion group on LinkedIn.  This group is for the movers and shakers in the business world that enjoy using their BlackBerry to be successful.

BlackBerry 10 Jam World Tour – Enterprise Edition hits Washington, D.C.

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w5K58ZQk3HQ&w=500&h=255] Mobile Viewing On November 8th, 2012 the BlackBerry 10 Jam World Tour – Enterprise Edition visited Washington, D.C., to address enterprise developers and help introduce them to the BlackBerry 10 developer tools as well as BlackBerry Mobile Fusion and BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10.

FEMA to Test Mobile App for Damage Assessment App for iPad, Android, and BlackBerry devices

App for iPad, Android, and BlackBerry devices will improve information gathering after disasters, says app development firm, RunMobile. “The app integrates to device cameras and GPS technology for precise mapping of disaster damage.” Alpharetta, GA (PRWEB) November 12, 2012 RunMobile, an app development and mobile device management firm, has been awarded a contract by UT-Battelle, […]

Sprint Works a Deal on Spectrum from US Cellular

Sprint has recently received a huge influx of cash from their new Japanese partner Softbank. Sprint has spent some of that cash on buying spectrum from US Cellular. With the purchase of the new spectrum from US Cellular they have also acquired about 585,000 users. The deal still has to have regulatory approval, which is […]

Ape the Wall from XIMAD Lands for PlayBook

XIMAD INC has released Ape the Wall for the BlackBerry PlayBook. Love to get into all sort of monkey business and just monkey around? Did someone throw a monkey wrench in your day and you need a pick me up? Or maybe you have a monkey on your back and need a break? Then put […]

Xploding Boxes for PlayBook Updated to v4.1

Xploding Boxes for the BlackBerry PlayBook from Ebscer has received a small update to version 4.1 in App World. This update is small enough that one can assume that this update if for some minor bug fixes at this time. Xploding Boxes is a strategy game where the intent is to start a chain reaction […]

Greece set to host next BlackBerry 10 Hackathon

If you have been wondering as to where in the world the next BlackBerry 10 Hackathon was going to take place, the answer is Greece.  It has now been announced that the next Hackathon will be taking place on december 8th, 2012 at the Athens War Museum (pictured above). 

RIM BlackBerry 10 Launch Event Set for January 30th, 2013

Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ:RIMM)(TSX:RIM) announced today that it will hold its BlackBerry® 10 launch event on January 30th, 2013. The event will happen simultaneously in multiple countries around the world. This day will mark the official launch of its new platform – BlackBerry 10, as well as the unveiling of the first two BlackBerry […]