Tag: Apps

RIM and 7digital team up for Music Store on BlackBerry PlayBook at Launch

March 9, 2011 | By | 6 Comments

RIM sent out a press release early this morning to let everyone about their latest partnership with 7digital. The partnership with 7digital will a pre-installed music store on the BlackBerry PlayBook for the USA and Canada. 7digital currently has a music catalog of over 13 million MP3’s and the PlayBook will get access to them […]

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BlackBerry Protect Now Available in App World!

March 5, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

That’s right folks! BlackBerry Protect is now available in BlackBerry App World. Protect automatically backs up your smartphones important data like contacts, calendar, tasks, memo pad, text messages, and browser bookmarks. BlackBerry Protect also allows you to remotely track and wipe your device in case of it being lost or stolen. Best of all BlackBerry […]

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BlackBerry Protect Launches March 5th in Open Beta!

March 3, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

**UPDATE: Sorry folks I actually posted the wrong date. It looks like the open beta is set to begin on March 5th, not 4th. It feels like I’ve been testing BlackBerry Protect for ever now, although its been offline for server maintenance for the past week or so. Apparently RIM is gearing up to bring […]

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Meet Angry Farm for BlackBerry… Think Angry without the Birds.

February 28, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

BlackBerry users have long been crying for Angry Birds to come to BlackBerry. First it came to iPhone, then Android, and will soon make its way to Windows Phone. Yes, even Windows Phone is getting it. Our hope is that Angry Birds will officially debut on the PlayBook tablet, but we haven’t heard anything official. […]

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UberSocial (formally UberTwitter) is Back and Now Available for Download

February 20, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

For the longest time UberTwitter was one of the most popular Twitter clients for BlackBerry. Earlier in the week Twitter announced they temporarily suspended UberTwitter for “violating our policies” and now they’re back! UberTwitter has been re-branded as UberSocial, we gather to avoid any further copyright issues with Twitter. You get all the same great […]

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Having Issues with UberTwitter? They’ll be back soon…

February 18, 2011 | By | 4 Comments

If you normally use UberTwitter as your Twitter client on BlackBerry, you may have noticed it isn’t working. Twitter just announced that they have officially suspended for”violating our policies”. While it hasn’t been announced what UberTwitter did exactly, they aren’t alone. Android users also may have noticed the issue logging in with Twidroyd, which is […]

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What Twitter Apps will come to the BlackBerry PlayBook?

February 17, 2011 | By | 13 Comments

Like many people, over the past year or two I’ve become addicted to Twitter. Tonight I found myself wondering an interesting question which seemed to have sparked interest with some of my followers on Twitter. What Twitter apps will come to the PlayBook? Will RIM introduce Twitter for PlayBook? or will we see third party […]

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Bubble Birds for BlackBerry – Premium Addictive Game – Now Free!

February 13, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

I’m not sure why we haven’t covered this year yet, but let me introduce you to Bubble Birds, a premium BlackBerry game to consume your free time. Bubble Birds is a classic take on the bubble pop game. It’s a pretty decent game, but don’t get me wrong its no Angry Birds. Either way its […]

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RIM discontinues Flickr app for BlackBerry

February 10, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

It’s been almost a year since RIM updated the official Flickr app for BlackBerry. Therefore it comes with no surprise that RIM has officially canned the app. Personally I never really found use for the Flickr app, but at least users can still setup an email address to send photos to Flickr, or manage them […]

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Sneak Peak: Poynt on the BlackBerry PlayBook

February 2, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

We first got a chance to see our favorite BlackBerry app Poynt running on the PlayBook back at CES. Now our buddy Simon at IntoMobile has posted up a great preview of Poynt running on the PlayBook. From what we’ve seen so far the PlayBook doesn’t appear to have a built-in GPS unit, which means […]

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RIM expecting 4,000 BlackBerry PlayBook Apps at Launch?!

January 26, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

Could it really be? Will the PlayBook have 4,000 apps ready at launch? Reuters had a chance to sit down with RIM’s own Jeff McDowell (senior VP for business and platform marketing) who had some interesting things to say. Not only did he talk about the BlackBerry Balance solution, but McDowell had some interesting things […]

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Urbanspoon App Picks Restaurants for you, now supports BlackBerry OS 6.0

January 17, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

Urbanspoon started as a handy website to find restaurants in your area, and last year they launched their BlackBerry app that uses your GPS location and helps you decide where to eat. Previously the app was only support on OS 5.0 devices, but they recently launched an updated version which now supports OS 6.0, including […]

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