RIM filed a trademark application for a “BlackBerry Drive” on June 11th. The application is somewhat vague with no clear description but RIM paid for 17 different classes of use. What might this mean? With technology advancing so quickly I can’t wait to see what innovative breakthrough we’re about to experience.
The biggest buzz around the BlackBerry world today revolved around an application called Xobni. Xobni – “inbox” spelled backwards – is an innovative new way to manage your contacts both on your BlackBerry and through Microsoft Outlook on your PC. While the Outlook plugin is not new, the mobile version released today is a first [...]
Shoot It! is an awesome BlackBerry application I discovered a few months ago. It provides a simple and inexpensive way to send photos from your BlackBerry through the mail in the form of a real postcard, from anywhere in the world. I know, I know… It’s 2010, who sends real mail anymore? With all the [...]
Earlier this week, Brian Zubert, RIM Sr. Application Development Consultant, presented a very informative webcast on the subject of user interface design and how to utilize some simple tips and tricks to make BlackBerry applications you develop look great to the consumer. Brian showed through multiple examples how changing small details in your design can [...]
Everyone’s favorite BlackBerry app Facebook is due to get upgraded to version 1.5 in early 2009. Recently RIM introduced the new MySpace application for BlackBerry and it allows users to do more than the Facebook one. Not to mention if you take a look at the iPhone’s Facebook application it kills the BlackBerry one. Maybe [...]
Those of you who are getting sick of Facebook or are just MySpace addicts should know. The new MySpace application for BlackBerry is now available for download! You simply point your BlackBerry to blackberry.com/myspace or m.myspace.com to download it directly on your BlackBerry. The MySpace app seems to be just like the Facebook one. It [...]