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There’s been a lot of talk about BBM going cross-platform since it was announced at BlackBerry Live 2013, but the conversation has largely been centered around whether BBM going cross-platform is good for device sales. The real question...Show More Summary
LinkedIn is a decent app and its been needing an update for some time. Recently, the app has been updated with improved search and new content in the homescreen, as well as it's now BBM connected. Read on for more details.
I've had a BlackBerry Z10 now since the launch in NYC and while it's a fun touchscreen device, there are still, to this day, bugs in the OS that give me headaches. Perhaps BlackBerry needs to invest more money in QA, or perhaps I just have some weird magnetic field around my body that breaks technology. Show More Summary
Twitter for BlackBerry is a pretty crucial app and the experience has been somewhat lackluster. Blaq has definitely been the go-to app for those who are serious about Twitter. With the latest update to the official Twitter app for BlackBerry, it seems serious Twitter users might be a little more attracted to the native app. Continue reading for all the updates.
PlayOn is an app that, with the purchase of the PlayOn Media Server, gets you access to Netflix, Hulu and HBO GO. The Media Server pricing ranges from $25/year to a one-time $50 purchase. Once downloaded, you'll be able to stream online videos directly to your device. Show More Summary
Todd Wood, VP of Design with BlackBerry, and Don Lindsay, VP of User Experience know a lot of incredible details about BlackBerry 10 and its supported devices. A couple months ago at BlackBerry Live, they outlined some of the lesser-known...Show More Summary
Blippar is a new app on BlackBerry 10 that is also available on other platforms. The app is an image-recognition app that acts like a combination of a QR code and Augmented Reality. So far, it seems the only thing Blippar really does is display ads, which begs the question why anybody in their right mind would actually want to use it. Show More Summary
The Predicktor is a great app. It combines humour and education to bring to light a sensitive subject in sex education that is important to at least 50% of the population: penis size. The app takes a variety of data including height and shoe size, and combines data from medical journals, to provide a prediction about a man's penis size. Show More Summary
At BlackBerry Live 2013, there was an awesome session with Jeff Gadway, Marketing, and Michael Clewley, Software Product Management, at BlackBerry. They had some great tips and tricks for your BlackBerry 10 device. Some of these you may or may not know. We've condensed the presentation into 10 great tips and tricks. Check them out.
The CNN app is now available for BlackBerry Z10 and Q10 users and it comes with a couple awesome features including CNN’s global news, photos and live and on-demand video. It also gives users access to CNN iReport, CNN's community news reporting tool.
In a completely serious interview, Business Insider sat down with the CEO of Bang With Friends to talk about what it's like being outed as the creators and developers of the app. Previously, the developers remained anonymous, and they...Show More Summary
Krungie Factor has released its first mobile game, NeverMaze, for BlackBerry 10 smartphones and the BlackBerry PlayBook tablet. The game allows players to solve simple and complex maze puzzles using the touchscreen. It's a great game for kids or adults who want to feel nostalgic about the days when you used to solve mazes with crayons.
Since phones started getting more powerful their increased thirst for battery power has created an industry of alternative chargers. This kinetic changing solution by Voltmaker proves that there are products being conceived that are elegant enough to find in someone’s handbag and essential enough to need to take travelling.
Sector Strike is a hit multi-platform side scrolling space shooter smartphone and tablet game by Clapfoot Inc. The game's simple gameplay and straightforward levelling of your ship is as rewarding as it is difficult: A winning combination.
Waze is an Israeli crowd sourced traffic app that has the ability to show you the quickest route and redirect Waze users around traffic, essentially outsmarting the traffic jam. The yet to be finalized deal is potentially valued around 1.1 Billion US.
Facebook v10.2.0 for BlackBerry 10 is now available for download from BlackBerry World. The latest update features a refreshed look and new ways of interacting with your Facebook photos.
This week Bestselling author Neil Gaiman wrapped up his chapter in the BlackBerry Keep It Moving Project. Gaiman launched A Calendar of Tales, a collaborative collection of a dozen short stories, inspired by fan suggestions over Twitter.
A short while ago the good folks at The Woody sent me an all-wood bamboo BlackBerry Z10 case. I've always though of wood products for high tech to be a bit of a novelty but the truth is nothing beats the feeling or the look of real wood.
Companies and gamers in the Ottawa and surrounding regions should really check out an amazing event coming up called Ottawa's Got Game. The event is a full day of game tournaments and casual play with prizes going to the charity Child's Play. Show More Summary
There's a lot of BlackBerry and Android developers out there that still possibly have money owed to them by Mobihand. The company went bankrupt back in September of 2012 and recent court documents obtained by BlackBerryCool show that the company has sold to OpenMobile Worldwide for $15,000. Show More Summary