How Blackberry App World 3.1 Gift Giving & Request Works

One of the new included features of Blackberry App World 3.1 is the new Gift Giving and or Request feature that allows you to request that a friend or family member pay for any application within App World. The new entire giving process works in the

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Developers: RIM Opensources Java & WebWorks UI Frameworks

RIM has made significant progress with the WebWorks platform.  WebWorks is pretty solid development platform on the BlackBerry PlayBook, and now RIM has opened up the WebWorkds and Java UI framework to developers by making it opensource making things more useful and easier using the new BBUI.js framework

Aviva Insurance Issuing Out BlackBerry PlayBooks to Staff

Aviva Insurance is the latest company to join the PlayBook bandwagon. They have started to issue the PlayBook to their field agents. They plan to increase the use from 10 units at this time to 120 units over a 6 month period in early 2012. 

TeleNav GPS Plus for Verizon Customers Now Half Off!

Premium GPS application, TeleNav GPS Plus is now available on select Verizon BlackBerrys for only $10 per year (that’s 50% off!) for a limited time.

Video Collection Of Blackberry DevCon Asia 2011

Check out this extensive collection of videos from Blackberry DevCon Asia 2011. With topics ranging from Blackberry Jam to games on the Playbook, DevCon was really didn’t miss a thing! hit the break for the videos

Enter RIM’s #BBMUglySweater contest on Twitter and win some awesome prizes!

The holidays are coming up fast, #TeamBlackBerry get into the spirit of the season, with the Ugly Sweater Contest on Twitter. Here’s what you’ll need:

Indonesia Government Threatens to Stop BlackBerry Messenger

The Indonesian Telecommunication Body is upset with Research In Motion in an agreement that a new data center was to be built-in Indonesia, but now this data center is to be built-in Singapore instead. Indonesia government feels that they should have the data center should be established in their country. As a result Indonesian govern has threaten to stop BIS as […]

Update: BBM Generation Protégé Challenge Part 4

The BBM Generation Protégé Challenge is in full swing! Part 4 of the challenge is still open for submissions for a couple of days or so.

RIM Giving Away Tons of Gifts on Twitter! – Celebrate the #BerryHoliday season!

RIM is giving away some awesome gifts  starting next week in the US and Canada. They are running two contests, #BerryHoliday will run from December 12th to December 22nd and the second #JanuBerry will run from January 16th to January 27th. The contest is limited to the US and Canada excluding Quebec. The contest will […]

Blackberry App World Prices Are Changing To Accommodate Exchange Rates

The folks at RIM realized that by having App World available worldwide, the pricing for each app they would have to take the exchange rate into consideration. Check out the conversion spreadsheet from here.

RIM VP Tweets Confirmation That Java SDK 7.1 Goes Gold Today

Alec Saunders VP at Rim confirmed in a tweet that Java SDK 7.1 goes gold today. @asaunders Alec Saunders Chris Smith on stage demoing BB7.1 NFC features #bbdevcon. BB7.1 SDK goes gold today! #blackberrydev 20 hours ago via Twitter for BlackBerry® Retweeted by thusenth and 5 others

BlackBerry DevCon Asia 2011 Mobile Guide App Free To Download

Get this handy DevCon Asia 2011 Mobile Guide for either your Blackberry smartphone or your Playbook.All the info for the event is in the guide. You can check out conference maps, surveys and also connect with other people at the conference.

Handster Android Marketplace Starting to Submit Apps to Blackberry App World for Developers

RIM has really been pushing the envelope for development for the Blackberry Playbook. Using the app player, Android developers can port their applications to the blackberry platform. RIM is pushing developer to develop using the Blackberry 10 OS and soon to be unreleased Blackberry BBX 10 devices. RIM is pushing the development, with sessions, from the Blackberry DevCon and now they […]

Photo Leak: First Image of BlackBerry Milan!

We recently told you about the line up for all of the new BBX devices, now the new Blackberry 10 devices. Here we have today a first look and at the new BlackBerry Milan the next generation BlackBerry 10 slider! Hit the jump for the image and more details.

“BlackBerry Market Shrinking” Myth Busted! 70 Million Active Subscribers!

RIM has been in the news with reports of them being inched out by Android, But with great news of the Blackberry Playbook rocking RIM sales. So it should not come as to any surprise that RIM has crushed a myth that the “Blackberry Market is Shrinking” There are currently 70 million active subscribers, 20 million […]

Playbook OS Gets Updated To v.1.0.8.6067- With Security fixes for DingleBerry

RIM has issued BlackBerry PlayBook tablet software version 1.0.8.6067 which resolves this vulnerability on affected versions of the tablet. Update your BlackBerry PlayBook tablet software to version 1.0.8.6067 or later to apply the update. This update nixes the DingleBerry root for the BlackBerry PlayBook.

RIM to Update Blackberry App World Pricing Tiers Gets Updated Pricing

RIM will be update all 148 markets, pricing tiers on within Blackberry App World,  on December 8th. The new price tier update includes updated currency exchange rates and integrates a weighted calculation of purchasing power, that should allow more streamline purchases. The update will be automatic is not to affect developers content, nor will any changes will be need change within the […]

Chase Mobile Banking App Released for BlackBerry

Chase announce the new mobile app for BlackBerry today.  The app is loaded with a large amount of features catered to make the app function as well as the website for the end user.

Video: Philippine Blackberry Developer Group Until For First Major Technical Session

Watch as the Philippine Blackberry Developer Group get together for their first major technical session. Hit the break for the video!

2012 BBX BlackBerry Roadmap Preview – London, Lisbon, Milan, Nevada, Black Forest

Research In Motion recently announced their Third Quarter Provision Related To PlayBook Inventory and their Commitment to Tablet Market and with that comes about the end of and the final release of the the Blackberry 7 Smartphones, including the  Bold 9930/9900/9790, Torch 9860/9850/9810, Curve 9380/9370/9360 and the exclusive P’9981. Which poses the question what is next? With […]