RIM has launched an App Contest for Blackberry 10 in Hong Kong. The top prize is $20,000HK and a Blackberry 10 phone. Second Winner: Cash prize of HK$15,000 and One unit BlackBerry® 10 Handset Third Winner: Cash prize of HK$10,000 and One unit BlackBerry® 10 Handset People’s Choice: One unit BlackBerry® 10 Handset
Benefits of integrated carrier billing extend to carriers, developers, content providers, and customers WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwire – Nov. 26, 2012) – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ:RIMM)(TSX:RIM) today announced that more than 50 carriers have now implemented integrated carrier billing on the BlackBerry App World™ storefront for their customers. The announcement marks a great milestone for RIM, […]
Any of you out there that are a fan of the Black Ops video game, then you might be interested in planning out your own covert operations with Skylab Mobilesystems Black Ops Maps app for BlackBerry. The Black Ops Maps is a twist on their standard Google Maps application, but with a very different theme overtop […]
Union has released three games on sale for Black Friday! The three games from Union are Super Crossfire, Samurai II : Vengeance, and Fractal Each game can be purchased in App World for ONLY .99 cents!!! So, if you are looking for a good reason to pick up some very cool games be sure to […]
Donny Halliwell the new Blog Manager for the Inside BlackBerry blogs. Has put up a neat little post on how he’s done away with the old paper cookbooks and prepared a delicious meal using just the Playbook for reference. A lot of people love the size and portability of the PlayBook being able to use […]
Mobile LinkMuyComputer has just posted a 10 minute walk-through of the BlackBerry 10 Dev Alpha B on their YouTube channel. Now the video is in spanish but you can clearly see the applications that are installed on the device at this time. You can see that LinkedIn and DropBox are installed on the devices […]
Heins is really making the rounds this week. He spoke to Reuters about how Blackberry App World is going to target certain regions instead of apps being available to everyone. “The tactic we are deploying is by country and by region. We are aiming to have the most important 200 to 400 apps available, because […]
We have seen numerous accounts of developers porting their apps over to BlackBerry 10, and doing so with ease. Well it looks like a few more devs are doing some work bringing over some Harmattan/Symbian Qt/QML apps to the BlackBerry ecosystem.
The free app offers that have been showing up in AppWorld seem to be pushing out to more and more countries. The offers seem to have started in Canada, then went to India and are now making their way around the world. The one catch is that not every app is free in every country, […]
***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 […]
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 […]
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).
We just received an email from Steven over at The Jared Company, letting us know that they were going to start offering their long time special customers to start getting select paid apps for free from App World. Here is what Steven had to say: We will start by giving you access to some of […]
When becoming a secret agent the question always becomes, what apps will I need? Well the Inside BlackBerry Blog has made a list for the secret agent in all of us.
If you have always wanted your BlackBerry to read out loud your caller ID, then there is a free app that is perfect for you.
BeBuzz Brings Back Beta for BlackBerry Testers Bellshare has announced the release of their newest beta release of BeBeuzz for BlackBerry users to download and test. BeBuzz 6 will include the following new features and enhancements to the already great application:
If you own a BlackBerry and live in Canada you will be happy to know that Research In Motion has brought back their Compliments of BlackBerry! The applications are currently only for OS 7.1 devices at this time, the promo is set to end on December 31st. It is worth noting that RIM has yet […]
If you’re looking to get more functionality out of your Dev Alphas, Yang Hongyang has released his first BB10 app build in Cascades. Entitled SFileExplorer, the app does just that. It gives you the ability to browse file systems, files and folders along with the ever-useful copy, paste, and delete features. Hit the break to find out more […]
Last week I wrote about a new NFC mobile payment option we launched with some of our partners. Today, I wanted to take a moment to give you some more information about NFC (near field communication) and how it will turn smartphones into “smarter phones.”