A growing number of apps have joined the BlackBerry App World, and PicStory is one of the most popular apps in Indonesia. A picture speaks a thousand words. PicStory creates a story in your photos and shares them on your BBM Profile Social Platform. Apply photo filters or effects just like
easyDial is an app that utilizes the BlackBerry Bold's touch screen to emulate a dial pad for phone calls. This app also make it easier to make phone calls as the buttons are larger and the respective lettering without holding down 'alt' and dialing (for when you have to dial a phone number which includes letters).
There is now a Hebrew Bible application for BlackBerry PlayBook. This app is only written in Hebrew, which is great for those who are wanting to study or read the Bible in it's original tongue. One thing I did notice is that the icon name is messed up a bit, probably due to the fact that Hebrew is not fully supported on the PlayBook yet. Which also means you can't use the search
The week is starting off fresh with a nice update to Twitter for BlackBerry. The app has been released from its Beta state, and is now available via BlackBerry App World. Many have already started to see the new update in App World, if you have not, clear your App World cache using ALT
The popular game for iOS, Cowboy Guns, has just hit the BlackBerry PlayBook! In this gorgeous top-down shooter, you assume the role of The Kid - but this game is anything but child’s play. Intense firefights, a multitude of era-specific weapons, and a playfully engaging narrative await you on your quest to rule the West.
The native BlackBerry Parental Controls feature is now available in App World for users with a BlackBerry 6 or BlackBerry 7 OS smartphone. Those with OS 5 will see a compatible version in the near future, but RIM has not specified when that exact date will be.
The parental control app must first be downloaded and installed to your device, in which it then becomes
Earlier today, a pretty laughable "survey" came out and spread through the web about how RIM is quickly losing developer interest. In a great post on the BlackBerry Developer Blog, Alec Saunders, VP of Developer Relations at RIM, addresses the report directly.
Just yesterday, Blaq for BlackBerry PlayBook, was updated to v1.8.2, bringing us some cool new features and functionality. Proving that the app has great developer support, we get yet another update that adds some new features and bug fixes! New Features:
The popular Twitter client from Kisai Labs, Blaq for BlackBerry PlayBook, has been updated to v1.8.2. So far one thing I noticed about this update is that you can now swipe down the menu and easily change between multiple accounts. This is especially handy for me as I'm always changing between the @BlackBerryOS account and my personal
These last few weeks has be filled with sad news. Last week, Calgary,AB-based Poynt filled for bankruptcy. It's sad to see them in this situation, as they are one of the very few Canadian software companies to see international success.
Let's hope this doesn't put a damper on their already existing BlackBerry 10 app they demonstrated at BB10Jam in Orlando.
S4BB Limited has released a brand new series of magazine applications for BlackBerry PlayBook. The series consists of 24 different magazines, varying from sports to animals, psychology or food & cooking. Each magazine will provide you with the latest news and developments on your favorite topic.
One of the most anticipated forthcoming about BlackBerry 10 is what the native apps are going to look like, and how they will function. We know that TAT (The Astonishing Tribe) have been put in charge of coming up with great user experience and UIs for the native BlackBerry 10 apps. Today, assuming the slides are legit, we have a sneekpeek at the Facebook app on the BlackBerry 10 device!
One of my favorite apps on BlackBerry, BlackBerry Protect, has been updated today. The new version brings with it a slew of updates and new features. This is a must have app so if you haven't downloaded it already, make sure you do so now.
Today during RIM's Annual General Meeting of Shareholder's Thorsten's Heins confirmed that BBM on BlackBerry 10 will include a video chat feature. While we were hardly surprised at announcement seeing as the currently BlackBerry PlayBook has a Video Chat featured installed and the