With BlackBerry Jam Europe in full swing and the developers getting more and more information, BlackBerry let it be known today that the BlackBerry Android Runtime will be receiving an update soon to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean. This update will take the Android Runtime from Gingerbread 2.3.3 all the way up to 4.1. This is […]
According to a report from CIBC analysts 50% of the BlackBerry Z10 pre-orders are coming from non-BlackBerry users. Now there is really no way for use to confirm these numbers, but we have seen other stories to support this trend. With Bell Mobility selling out of their white BlackBerry Z10 stock, it does seem that BlackBerry 10 […]
Normally transferring all your precious data, apps and contacts from one BlackBerry to another is a simple task. Well with BlackBerry 10 it is a new operating system, and there are some new procedures that you might not be aware of. And for those of you coming back into the fold from Android or iOS, BlackBerry has you covered as […]
BlackBerry BES 10 was officially released today, and in conjunction with that release the Mobile Fusion apps in both the Google Play Store and the iOS App Store were renamed. If you remember correctly the Mobile Fusion Client apps were built to allow users to use their personal devices remotely with the BlackBerry Enterprise Servers.
Verizon Reports Strong Revenue and Customer Growth for Verizon Wireless and FiOS Services in 4Q 2012
NEW YORK – Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) today reported strong customer and revenue growth in Verizon Wireless and Verizon FiOS services in fourth-quarter 2012 — positioning the company well for 2013. Verizon Wireless reported record-setting customer additions in the quarter, while Verizon FiOS customer additions were higher in fourth-quarter 2012 than in the […]
It seems that Samsung has decided to turn its mocking ads towards BlackBerry now. Previously Samsung was all about poking fun at Apple and the iPhone, its biggest competitor, but it seems that maybe with the launch of BlackBerry 10 right around the corner Samsung is feeling a little pressure from RIM now. In their […]
Research In Motion has recently partnered with Soc.Io Mall to to bring applications over to BlackBerry 10, Soc.Io Mall is an Android app store. Soc.Io Mall has recently set up a website to aid developers in porting their applications over to BlackBerry 10. They ave also set up a contest where you can “Win BlackBerry […]
With BlackBerry 10 offering developers many ways to bring their apps over from other platforms, there is of course a chance of nefarious activities. Reportedly some Android developers have been noticing that their apps are showing up in AppWorld without their knowledge. Now ideally RIM would catch every single app that is not being published by the […]
We told you about the Android Port-A-Thon a little while ago, but now there are more details on the event. Android developers will be able to port their apps over to BlackBerry 10 during a 36 hour virtual event that will start on January 11th at noon ET. For those developers that take part there […]
It seem like things are continuing to be booming for BlackBerry in 2013! Turns out in a hosted brand survey BlackBerry has been ranked overall & seeded 2nd next to Nokia in mobile handset segment! ”We are really excited at having been able to make an impact on a segment that we clearly identified and worked very […]
Textgram is an app that allows you to create fun messages for your friends with customizable fonts, stickers, frames, effects, and pictures. Once you have your special message, you can save it to your gallery and then share it with your friends on Twitter, Facebook, or any other social network you happen to be a […]
RIM has held several events to help developers bring their apps over to BlackBerry 10. They have now announced that they will be holding a virtual Android Port-A-Thon to help developers of Android applications to bring their apps over to BlackBerry 10.
Mippin is behind some awesome online build-it-yourself application tools like BlackBerry App Generator and Appsme. Appsme is an web based application building tool for BlackBerry, Android and iOS. When you sign up with Appsme you get a free three month trial and the after that it will run you only $20 a month. The application […]
Mobile LinkHeroCraft has released a new game into BlackBerry World! The Tiny Bang Story is now available for the BlackBerry PlayBook! The Tiny Bang Story has been ported over from Android from the looks of it. Tiny Planet, a gorgeous steampunk inspired world sadly devastated by a recent asteroid strike. Your mission is to […]
Rim has finally released the Gold release of the BlackBerry Runtime for Android Apps and Plug-in for Android Development Tools for BlackBerry 10. New API support and major features for BlackBerry 10 include: Calendar Event Creation – Intent support to create a calendar event using the native BlackBerry 10 app. Camera and Camera Flash API […]
With the launch of BlackBerry 10 getting closer and closer, RIM is doing everything they can to make it easy for developers. Today they have posted the guidelines for how to port iOS and Android NDK apps over to BlackBerry 10.
Devs in the UK, are you wanting to develop your app for BlackBerry 10, need help getting your idea off the ground? Got an Android, iOS or an Qt app that you want to port the new mobile computing platform? Got a new HTML5 app that BlackBerry 10 users are in dire need of? Well look […]
While the title sounds a bit brash hear me out. RIM could have struck up a deal with Android/Google to give us support to Google Play Store on our PlayBooks. Instead they built in a half-ass Dalvik runtime that essentially emulates the Android environment. Why? We know RIM is tracking the source of Android and is planning […]
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, […]