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.

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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). 

The Jared Company to Offer Paid Apps for Free!

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 […]

Inside BlackBerry Blog lists apps perfect for any Secret Agent in the making

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.

Free Call ID Reader App for BlackBerry Smartphones available in AppWorld

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 6 Beta Available to Test and Download!

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:

Compliments of BlackBerry is Back for Canadians!! FREE Apps for OS 7.1 BlackBerry Devices!!

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 […]

SFileExplorer hits BB10 App World

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 […]

NFC: Gets More Innovative by Linking Paperbacks and E-Readers!

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.”

Motek Offers Huge $.99 Sale on Apps And Themes in App World

Motek Americas Inc.is having a huge sale in their applications and themes in App World! They are currently offering Screen Muncher and others for only $.99! Screen Muncher lets you share your app life! NEW! Screen Muncher now lets you share memorable in-app moments with all your Facebook friends! Share IM conversations, pics, favorite Facebook […]

BlackBerry 10 to have at least 110,000 apps by launch data

At a conference on Tuesday, Nick Dawson [@nckdwsn] director of enterprise sales at RIM spoke with attendees explaining how BlackBerry 10 is an entirely new platform built from scratch. While he goes on to mention how zero code from BBOS is used in the new QNX powered BlackBerry 10 mobile computing platform, criticism on app […]

Appesque is investing in BlackBerry 10

Appesque is a mobile development agency that’s primary focus is building native apps for various platforms like iOS, Android and BlackBerry 7. They’ve written up a piece on their website explaining why they are investing in BlackBerry 10. What’s interesting about the piece is that they are jumping into BB10 developement even through the platform […]

Helpful Apps You Should Have On Your BlackBerry During Hurricane Sandy – Images of Ocean City, Maryland

This image is one of several taking in Ocean City, Maryland today as Sandy pushes though the east coast. Growing up about an hour or so drive away from OC and seeing this much devastation is heart breaking, couple that with 90% of my family and friends still live there. I wanted to take a […]

RIM Product Manager Shows Picture Of BBM Carved Into Pumpkin

RIM’s Carrier Product Manager, Scott Deckers is the mastermind behind the pumpkin carving. Between that and the wallpapers, you can be Team Blackberry Halloween ready.

With Halloween Around the Corner Check Out These Apps!

If you are like me you are planing a Halloween party or planing your trick or treating route with your kids. RIM has put together a great list of applications for the PlayBook and BlackBerry smartphone that will help you have a GREAT Halloween! Your smartphone can be a source of Halloween spookiness too…. In […]

Kerala Students win BlackBerry JamHack in Bangalore India

A team of students from the Kerala have won the BlackBerry JamHack in Bangalore.  The team won after a grueling 40-hour, non-stop, coding marathon where their app come out victorious.

RIM holding Mini BlackBerry Jam in Slovenia for Balkan Devs

For all you BlackBerry developers in Southeastern Europe RIM has decided to host a BlackBerry Mini Jam.  The event will be taking place in Slovenia and will be held on November 24th in the premises of the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (FERI) in Maribor.  This will be a great opportunity for developers to […]

Snapshot Shows Confirmed Apps For Blackberry 10

We already know RIM’s plans for the major apps to be on Blackberry 10. Thorsten Heins has provided proof of who is on board with the snapshot to the left. These are all the developers/companies that agreed to be on this slide and are developing their apps that he presented at Blackberry Jam.

The Bard’s Tale on sale for only $2.99 in BlackBerry AppWorld

If you have been wanting to grab a new game for your BlackBerry PlayBook but haven’t been able to decide on one, the decision just got easier.  The Bard’s Tale game for the PlayBook has gone on sale from its normal $5.99 down to $2.99.

S4BB’s game FBricks on sale this weekend! Get it for only $0.99

The gang over at S4BB Software have let us know that their Tetris inspired game, FBricks, is on sale for this weekend.  You can grab FBricks for only $0.99 for the next few days.  If you were a fan of Tetris styled games then you are going to want to give this one a go. […]