If you're attending BlackBerry DevCon Americas 2011 (Oct 18-20, San Francisco), you'll be happy to know that theBlackBerry DevCon Americas 2011 Mobile Guide is now available for both the BlackBerry PlayBook & BlackBerry devices.
Not much is new on the app compared to last year's version, but this a great must-have app to keep yourself updated during DevCon.
A few weeks ago we were excited to report that the Citrix Receiver for the BlackBerry PlayBook was available. We are now happy to report that it has recently been updated to version 0.9.1. This update adds support for some major transport security protocols, and components.
Along with the Citrix Receiver, Citrix Systems also provide secure access solutions Access Gateway Enterprise, and Secure Gateway. Version 0.9.1 provides support for Access Gateway Enterprise 9.x, and Secure Gateway 3.2. Companies want to know that their users can access applications in a secure manor. In addition to adding support for AGE, and SG 3.2, support for the following security protocols have been added: SSL ( Secure Socket Layer), TLS ( Transport Layer Security), SSL Relay, and Secure ICA.
Here is the list of whats new:
Support for Access Gateway Enterprise 9.x and Secure Gateway 3.2
Support for SSL/TLS connections, SSL Relay and SecureICA
Today, the BlackBerry Partners Fund announced the winners of the Adobe Flash/AIR competition, recognizing the best Adobe AIR apps for the BlackBerry PlayBook. For this year’s BlackBerry Partners Fund Developer Challenge, all winning apps were selected based on quality and use of development best practices, visual appeal, user experience and creativity and innovation, joining the thousands of dynamic Flash apps currently available for the BlackBerry PlayBook.
Looks like Kik is at it again. This time they have released, in what they call a "sneak peek" version, an update that is OS7 compatible. The update also contains a fancy new UI amongst many other improvements. Will RIM try to kick Kik? Or, will the popular cross-platform messaging app challenge BBM once again? Let us know what you think!
Looks like Nirvana fans have something to be exited about as the entertainment platform VEVO is going to show an exclusive commercial-free 24-hour on-demand airing of the band’s 1991 concert, Live at Paramount, which can be viewed right from your BlackBerry PlayBook. Did you live through the Nirvana era? Are you a fan?
NEW YORK September 26, 2011 – VEVO, the world’s leading all-premium music video and entertainment platform, is celebrating the 20th anniversary of Nirvana’s ground-breaking album,Nevermind, with an exclusive commercial-free 24-hour on-demand airing of the band’s 1991 concert, Live at Paramount. The high definition concert can be seen on-demand in most countries around the globe at VEVO, YouYube and VEVO Mobile on Tuesday, September 27 beginning at 12 Noon ET / 5pm GMT. A 24-hour encore will air Monday, October 31, the actual 20thanniversary of the concert.
VEVO’s 24-hour offering marks the first time portions of the concert, shot October 31, 1991 at Seattle’s Paramount Theatre, will be shown online. Live at Paramount is the only known Nirvana concert shot to film.
Caro, the Tik Tak Toe like game for BlackBerry, has been updated to v1.1.2. Caro uses a bigger 15x15 grid, and 5 same symbols in a row wins the match. With BBM integration, you can also challenge your friends to a game of Tik Tak Toe with Caro! The game is free to download in BlackBerry App World. Note: Caro requires BBM6 and OS5+ to function. No changelog found, so let us know in the forum of any findings/fixes you come across.
OS 7 users, an update has been released for Wikitude. If you haven't received the update yet be patient its still rolling out.
Version 6.0.11 includes the following changes:
- Support for Bold 9790, Curve 9380
- Landscape mode support in cam view for Torch 9810, 9850, 9860.
- Routing to POI when clicking on address in POI detail screen
- Location update more accurate in cam view while moving
- Bugfix for privacy setting ‘Contacts for BBM chat
You might have heard this before, but a 20 year old who saves 200$/month in an account yielding 8% annual interest would have over 1 million dollars by the time he's 65. Yet, over 95% of Americans retire broke every year. The 1 Million Plan is a software that calculates exactly how much money you need to save per month, and how long it will take in order to reach your financial goals.
Some of the features included are:
Ability to change the default $1,000,000 monetary target to any amount of your choice
Create and permanently save plans for later reference.
Ability to email plans to yourself or someone else
Ability to add monthly payments leading to your financial goal to Blackberry Tasks, and be regularly reminded of upcoming payments.
With the recent OS 188.8.131.520 for BlackBerry Curve 9360 that was released, rroyy has decided to extract the updated native apps found within. These leaked apps will ONLY work with OS 6/7, so please DON'T install on OS 5 devices.