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.


RadioShack offering the BlackBerry Curve 9310 on Boost Mobile for only $79.99

If you have been looking for a great deal on a BlackBerry with no contract, then look no further than the Curve 9310 on Boost Mobile.

Vimeo Player for BlackBerry PlayBook and BlackBerry 10

Smashing Apps Studioz has released a Vimeo Player for PlayBook and subsequently BB10.  RIM is working hard to garner a weatlh of applications for launch and this is no exception. Those who tire of Youtube (and the countless ads) can purchase this app and gain access to video viewing and sharing platform.

Facebook for BlackBerry Smartphones Updated to v3.3.0.6

Facebook for BlackBerry smartphones has been updated to version in the BlackBerry Beta Zone. Facebook for BlackBerry smartphones makes it even easier to connect with friends and share your news while you’re on the go. Discover all the great ways Facebook works with your BlackBerry smartphone to help you stay connected and on top […]

***UPDATE*** WordPress for PlayBook Updated to v2.2.4

***UPDATE*** Just this morning WordPress for PlayBook was updated to version 2.2.3, now it has been updated to version 2.2.4– Automattic, Inc has released an update to their WordPress application for the Blackberry PlayBook. This update take the version to 2.2.3 from version 2.2.2, and is currently available in App World. This update is so […]

Evernote for BlackBerry Smartphones updated to v3.5.423

Evernote for BlackBerry Smartphones has been updated to version 3.5.423 in the BlackBerry App World. Evernote turns your BlackBerry® into an extension of your brain. This award winning app lets you remember and recall anything that happens in your life. From notes to ideas to snapshots to recordings, put it all into Evernote and watch […]

Telmap Launches M8 for BlackBerry

A few months back we wrote an article about Telmap Navigator for BlackBerry available for the UK, well they have released M8 for BlacBerry. M8 is a free all-in-one mobile application for UK users that combines next generation navigation technology, local content and social media. You can expect the same first-class turn-by-turn in-car navigation, voice-guided […]

C-Spire Not Allowing Browsing Through Blackberry Bridge For Some Users

If you are on C-Spire or Cellular South you may have already gotten this “Bridge browsing not allowed” on your device. It seems that C-Spire is actively blocking devices from browsing through the Blackberry Bridge. No official word from C-Spire on the issue but there is speculation that will start charging a tethering free.

RIM Wants You Showcase Your bbUI.js WebWorks Apps On GitHub

@gcsantiago suggested to Tim Neil from RIM to have developers show off their bbUI.js WebWorks Apps on github. What he had to say: I received a great suggestion from @gcsantiago where we could create an area so that people could showcase details about their applications built with bbUI.

Introducing Sencha Touch 2.1 on BlackBerry10

Sencha™ Touch is an impressive web framework based entirely on HTML5, CSS and JavaScript® that is designed to bring an incredibly powerful set of components to help create web apps that look and feel like native applications. The Sencha Touch 2.1 not only brings support for BlackBerry® 10 devices, but it also supports the BlackBerry® […]

STMicroelectronics building Paratek Chip

TMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications and a leading supplier of semiconductors for cellular devices, is working to help avoid dropped calls and increase battery life with a new range of highly miniaturized adaptive devices that dynamically optimize handset antenna performance. ST’s new ParaScan™ Tunable Integrated Capacitors (STPTIC) are […]

Thorsten Heins 2 Part Interview, BlackBerry in South Africa and the Secrets of BlackBerry 10

RIM CEO, Thorsten Heins spoke with MarkLives columnist and Gadget editor-in-chief Arthur Goldstuck (@art2gee) about the challenges facing RIM in an 2 part interview back in late October. The first half of the interview focused on investors and the still loyal South African market, where BlackBerry is the No. 1 smartphone. Within the interview Heins […]

BlackBerry Jam Sessions Event #6: San Jose, USA

  Mobile LinkOn September 24, stop #6 of the super hackathon #BBJamSessions took place in San Jose USA. Nice apps using HTML5, Cascades, AIR and Android were delivered. Learn more about BlackBerry Jam Sessions and get in the know!

RIM Officially Announces the BlackBerry PlayBook 3G+ for the UK!

LONDON, UK – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM) today announced the new 3G+ BlackBerry® PlayBookTM tablet with built-in support for cellular networks in now available for customers in the UK. The new 3G+ BlackBerry PlayBook maintains a sleek and ultra-portable form while delivering an overall faster performance than the original BlackBerry PlayBook, […]

Wikitude wins “Best Augmented Reality Developer Tool or Platform” for the second year in a row

Wikitude takes home both “Best Augmented Reality Browser” and “Best Developer Tool or Platform” awards at the Augmented Planet Readers Choice Awards 2012. SALZBURG 06 November 2012 – Wikitude, the world leader in augmented reality experiences is happy to announce their win of both the “Best Augmented Reality Browser” and the “Best Developer Tool or […]

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 […]

Official OS: BlackBerry Curve 9220 OS from XL Indonesia

BlackBerry Handheld Software v7.1.0.2102 (All Languages) Package Version: Consisting of: Applications: Software Platform: File name: 9220AllLang_PBr7.1.0_rel2102_PL9.50.0.80_A7.1.0.746_XL_Indonesia__Non_Vodafone_.exe File size: 256.44MB Note: The Software Platform and Applications version numbers can be found under Options-About screen on the handheld.

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 […]

No More Verizon Apps Store For Android and Blackberry Smartphones

Verizon launched their own app store over two years ago for Blackberry and Android devices. Now they are announcing the end of the store in a statement: Verizon Apps Closing January 2013 Verizon set out to create an app storefront, offering device optimization, security and simplicity for developers. Verizon Apps launched in March 2010— the […]

UK Prime Minister Interrupted by his BlackBerry during speech in Dubai

Mobile Link There is nothing worse than having your BlackBerry go off during an important meeting. It is especially embarrassing when you are a World Leader and are giving a speech in front of a crowd and media of all sorts.