Already on opening day of BlackBerry DevCon Asia, RIM announced the coming of the new BlackBerry 6.1 Application Platform for BlackBerry Smartphones. OS 6.1 will build upon BlackBerry OS 6, and for developers will introduce some new features to utilize in their app making. New goodies include...
Magnetometer / Digital compass APIs
Open GL-ES 2.0
Window API (overlay native app surfaces)
Event-based geo-fencing location APIs
Enhancement to barcode API's for additional formats and custom decoding
and MUCH MORE
Are you a developer? Tell us if this tickles your App bone.