This is some good news for those developers out there. RIM has decided to extend the Built For BlackBerry $10K Developer Commitment deadline, as many developers were concerned about getting their apps submitted in time due to the large volume in the pipeline. This is of course also good news for users, as it means that there […]
Back during BlackBerry Jam Asia Research In Motion announced that they would be re-branding BlackBerry App World to just BlackBerry World. Well it looks like this change is in motion for RIM. They sent out an e-mail to NerdBerry letting us know that they have re-branded BlackBerry App World’s web store to just BlackBerry World. […]
Late yesterday we let you know that Alec Saunders (@asaunders) had issued a challenge during the latest BlackBerry 10 port-a-thon. That challenge was to hit 20,000 applications submitted! This did not happen but they did get very close by hitting 19,071 applications submitted in only 36 hours. Congratulation’s to all that participated in this port-a-thon […]
With just six hours to go in the latest port-a-thon Alec Saunders (@asaunders) has issued a new challenge, hit 20,000 applications submitted! The last port-a-thon Research In Motion has well over 15,000 apps submitted! So it is very clear that the port-a-thon’s work well for RIM! If you are interested in following the goodness you […]
If you are looking for the best Twitter client for your PlayBook, I suggest you take a look at Blaq. The very popular Twitter client has received an update to version 1.8.6. This latest version brings along a few new features as well as a bunch of bug fixes. Hit the break for more information.
BlackBerry 10 Dev Alpha C Devices Expected To Be Handed Out To Developers After January 30th Announcement
We have known for some time now that RIM was going to be handing out some Dev Alpha C devices to developers that met certain requirements. However we did not have any firm date as to when these devices would start to be given out. Today we have news that RIM will start to hand […]
Alec Saunders is making it easier for developers to understand the criteria for the Built For BlackBerry program. Some people didn’t completely understand what kind of apps qualified so Alec used FancyTran as the example of what they are looking for.
Today RIM has announced a new regional challenge they will be running for app developers. The “App of the Week” challenge will start in the EMEA region and it will provide developers to submit their apps for a chance to win some awesome prizes if they meet all the criteria.
If you are looking for a site that can provide you will a ton of free BlackBerry 10 and PlayBook apps that can be sideloaded, look no further than BB10Bars. The site hosts a huge collection of .BAR files that are ready to be sideloaded on your PlayBook, or in due time your BlackBerry 10 […]
In the latest version of the BlackBerry 10 SDK RIM included MapView for Cascades. Of course since it was in the SDK it was pretty much only developers that got to take a look at it, but luckily Shadid at RIM created a video of RIM’s CustomMapView sample that makes use of the integrated BlackBerry Maps […]
There is no doubt that BlackBerry is the popular choice amongst enterprise customers and government organizations. A fire department in France has taken to using the BlackBerry Solution to help them cope with the day-to-day operations that a fire department encounters. They are using a specialized application that was specifically designed for them, as well […]
HuiZone TV app has been updated to v4.1.5 and with this update comes a few OS Bugs Fixes as well as removing the BBM Connected feature. HuiZone TV is current available for BlackBerry Smartphones, the BlackBerry PlayBook, as well and BlackBerry 10 device! Hit the jump to download or update your HuiZone TV Thanks Kristine
If you have a blog, YouTube channel or just want to share all your Facebook updates in a BlackBerry app there is a new method that is easy and simply. This can all be accomplished using the BlackBerry App Generator, and it means that you can make your app in under 10 minutes. Hit the […]
For all you hockey fans out there you will happy to hear that the NHL GameCenter App will be making its way to BlackBerry 10. The GameCenter App comes in a few variants, from free all the way up to a $49.99 subscription with obviously different levels of access. The app will allow you to […]
Earlier this week BBM 7.0.1 went live in the BlackBerry Beta Zone and many users encountered an issue with the downloads. This version of BBM brought many bug fixes, but more importantly it was made available to those users still on OS 5.0.
I have been asked this question a lot since Research In Motion announced BlackBerry 10, will BlackBerry 10 support Skype? Well the answer could lay right in the last update for the BlackBerry 10 Dev Alpha… Nothing has been said officially, but from the icons that were extracted from the last Dev Alpha update the […]
Reminder To Developers – You Only Have Till January 21st To Submit Your Apps For A Chance To Get A Limited Edition BlackBerry 10 Device
RIM posted a reminder this morning to developers that are hoping to get their hands on a limited edition BlackBerry 10 device. You will need to have your apps submitted to AppWorld by January 21st for your chance at getting the limited edition device.
**UPDATE** BerryReview received the following message from WhatsApp: The service model for WhatsApp on BlackBerry has not recently changed. Version 2.9.571 had bug which caused it to incorrectly display “lifetime service” in place of the correct service expiration date. This bug has since been fixed, and version 2.9.653 has been posted. This bug only affects […]
Viber for BlackBerry has been updated in AppWorld to version 2.3.19 and it includes some new features. Viber is a great free app for communicating with those friends that are far away. Now I expect that the new BBM Video and Voice functions in BlackBerry 10 may hurt Viber a little, we still don’t have […]
If you aren’t a fan of the stock browser for BlackBerry than you may be using Opera Mini instead. The popular alternative web browser has been updated to version 7.1.1 in AppWorld yesterday. For a full description and download links hit the break.