Business professionals know that a great way to network with others in your respective industry is to make connections on LinkedIn, the "professional" Facebook.
With a lack of official app for OS 7 devices & BlackBerry PlayBook, I've had to wait until I have access to my laptop to accept requests or add new individuals.
It is rumored that Playbook OS 2 will come with LinkedIn (app or integration), but for now you can use ProInsights For BlackBerry PlayBook to see your LinkedIn profile in a creative way.
ProInsights transforms your LinkedIn profile into brilliant infographics and helps you unlock fascinating insights about you and your network.
The crux of ProInsights is the Connection Explorer feature, which displays your connections in four convenient and interactive views and is an absolute visual delight:
The developer did have an initial price of $9.99 for this app, but they've decided to lower the price for this weekend only (1/6/2012-1/9/2012) to a half price of $4.99.★ Card Deck: Has the look and feel of a rolodex. Flip through a business-card view of your connections.
★ Mosaic: Take a trip down memory lane and leaf through a photo-album of your connections
★ Bird Eye: Get a bird’s eye view on your connections plotted geographically on a map. You might just discover that you have a contact in Uganda you had added ages back!
★ Spring Graph: Gives you a closer look at your Inner Circle. View your contacts in node clusters that link to you by the number of connections that they have. Move your connections around in this highly interactive spring-like view!