Today is September 6th. For many it's a typical day, but for some it means the first day of Toronto International Film Festival, also known as TIFF. Research In Motion has in previous years been a major sponsor, but this year it seems they've back down from the spotlight.
Fear not, RIM is still offering an official TIFF app for BlackBerry smartphones & BlackBerry PlayBook. I've yet to download
As a UI and graphics designer myself, I can appreciate the work it takes for a coder to take that interface and make it into a functioning app. There is a symbiotic relationship of UI and code that makes up a great app.
If you are a app designer yourself, you may be
Earlier last week, we posted a review of a neat app called Battery Pack from Mobato Inc here at BlackBerryOS.com. Courtesy of Mobato, we have 10 free copies to give away to our very own members at BlackBerryOS.com.
To enter the contest, leave a comment below telling us what
Ever wanted to listen to your local radio stations right on your BlackBerry PlayBook? Well now you can with the Radio by techfruits.com Series! The following list shows the cities that are currently supported.
Slacker keeps improving the content available within their station offerings. Just last week, they announced that they'd be adding public radio programming from American Public Media to their offerings. This means you'll be able to now enjoy customizable versions of Marketplace and The Current.
We have a wonderful contest here at BlackBerryOS.com for you. We have, courtesy of the fine folks at Jabra, a brand new, un-opened Jabra Sport Bluetooth Headphone pair to give away. This Bluetooth headset model was recently reviewed here at BlackBerrryOS.com and the headset is amazing.
The Winner will be notified at the end of the contest by a staff member. Good Luck!!!!
1. Must be a member of BlackBerryOS.com.
2. Must follow BlackBerryOS.com on Twitter @BlackBerryOS.
In the latest BBM Challenge video, Streeter & Amir and Sky Blu from LMFAO use group BBM to deliver an important message. Without giving away this hilarious video, the latest BBM Challenge is for you to BBM message a friend, and then take a picture of them in the action of reading your BBM message. Whoever RIM deems having the best moment will win a free four person vacation.
Hello BlackBerryOS members, guests, and all BlackBerry fanatics alike! As BlackBerryOS continues to grow into the top BlackBerry fansite, we want to be able to give back to those members who give the most to our community. By way of that, we have decided to reward those members who contribute the most with various BlackBerry prizes. One of which includes a BlackBerry smartphone of your choice! This is just another way for us to say thank you for being such a great contributor to BBOS!
But how does it work, you ask?
As you may already know, we have a hierarchy of user titles you can obtain for each milestone of posts you acquire (your user title is located directly beneath your site username on the top left of a post in the forums). These user titles range anywhere from "BlackBerryOS Newbie" to "BlackBerryOS All Knowing Guru." As your post count continues to build, your user title will change depending on how many posts you have. And as you work your way higher up the ladder of ranks, you will be rewarded with awesome prizes along the way!
Dax Shepard, from one of my favorite comedies, Idiocracy, is the star in the latest video from the BlackBerry Challenge Council. In this hilariously funny video, Dax takes on the BlackBerry Bold 9900 browser in a variety of "feats" to see who has the "speed."