Archive for May, 2011

Update: FontCollection Updates To v2.7 With More Fonts And Fixes

May 11, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

FontCollection is a great app available in the BlackBerry Sync Store. It’s one of my faves because it allows me to customize my fonts beyond what comes preinstalled on my device and it comes filled with a variety of fonts to suit even the pickiest of BlackBerry owners. It recently updated, check out what’s new…

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Video: Give Me Everything By Pitbull Features BlackBerry PlayBook!

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First the Black Eyed Peas featured the BlackBerry PlayBook before release in their video The Time (Dirty Bit). Now the BlackBerry PlayBook finds its way into the video Give Me Everything featuring Ne-Yo, Afrojack and Nayer. Personally, I love Pitbull and Calle Ocho is a really catchy song, whether you want to admit it or […]

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BlackBerry PlayBook OS Update 1.0.3.1997 Coming Soon?

May 11, 2011 | By | 8 Comments

We just got a quick heads up that the next official BlackBerry Tablet OS update will be .1997. Apparently .1997 may have started to roll out to select PlayBook owners, but all owners should start seeing it soon. The last official update from RIM was 1.0.3.1868 so its a nice little jump in updates. We […]

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EA Mobile Presents The Need For Speed Undercover BlackBerry PlayBook Sweepstakes

May 11, 2011 | By | 11 Comments

Who can resist a contest? Especially when the prize is a custom BlackBerry PlayBook Tablet? The Need For Speed Undercover and Tetris by EA (Electronics Arts) Mobile both come on the BlackBerry PlayBook, and both are great games. EA Mobile has a contest on Facebook for a chance to win a custom BlackBerry PlayBook Tablet. […]

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Don’t Miss The BlackBerry Tablet OS Native Developer Kit Webinar May 12th!

May 11, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

For those of us who missed out on going to BlackBerry World, we’ll still have a chance to hear about the upcoming development environment and even talk to the product manager about it. If you’re thinking about developing apps for the BlackBerry PlayBook, or would like to know more about the development, don’t miss it. […]

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Stars For BlackBerry PlayBook Gives You The Moon And Stars On Your PlayBook

May 11, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

Stars is a no-frills app for the BlackBerry PlayBook. It’s easy to use, easy to set up, and after you set it up, there’s no need for an internet connection. The app is free in the BlackBerry App World, check it out…

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Photo Editing On The BlackBerry PlayBook With Picnik And Touch Up Pro-Photo Editor

May 11, 2011 | By | 7 Comments

With the BlackBerry PlayBook, you can see the great pictures it takes and how good they look, but there still may be times you’d like to edit them. There’s two ways you can edit your photos with the BlackBerry PlayBook: one is with the Picnik Photo Editing website and the other is with a photo […]

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Want BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) on your Desktop? Fixmo Opens Public Beta.

May 10, 2011 | By | 9 Comments

Back a couple years ago, I wished we would get a BBM client for desktop computers. RIM pretty much said it’ll never happen. But that hasn’t stopped the talented team over at Fixmo from designing a new app which allows you to use your BBM from your desktop. It’s in very early beta, but works […]

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aVNC Remote Desktop Client Now Available for BlackBerry PlayBook

May 9, 2011 | By | 3 Comments

A couple of days ago I purchased aVNC by AiFlex for the BlackBerry PlayBook. It’s the first VNC client for the PlayBook tablet I’ve seen in App World. aVNC allows you to remotely control any VNC-enabled computer on your network. It works with all OS types, and gives you full control with keyboard and mouse. […]

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Bed-Buzz Talking Alarm Clock For BlackBerry PlayBook Available in BlackBerry App World

May 9, 2011 | By | 9 Comments

I’m sure you remember us posting about Wakeful when it was in beta and made public. Bed-Buzz is a talking alarm as well that’s available in the BlackBerry App World. Bed-Buzz is similar to Wakeful with two differences. The price is only $2.99 and it’s only available for the BlackBerry PlayBook. Check it out…

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Dear RIM: Apps Wish List For The BlackBerry PlayBook

May 9, 2011 | By | 6 Comments

With great apps already released such as Poynt,┬áthe Need For Speed , and Slacker, we can’t help but be excited for new apps as they become available. I know I have a few favorites I’m hoping will come soon, but for now it’s only wishing. So here are some apps and options I’m hoping to […]

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Reminder: The BlackBerry PlayBook 90 Day Complimentary Support And Extended Protection Plan

May 7, 2011 | By | 5 Comments

When you first receive your BlackBerry PlayBook, the set-up and registering a BlackBerry ID is important, but here’s a reminder of a few things that are important as well. You need to register for the 90 day Complimentary Support and also have the option for the Extended Protection Plan, and I’ll explain why they’re important […]

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