• iOS Apps,  News

    Appsters Awards – Final Call For App Submissions

    As many of our readers will be aware we are official Media Partners of the Appsters this year at Apps World. The Appster awards held on 2 October at the trendy Roof Gardens in Kensington, promises to be a must-attend for the who’s who of apps glitterati. The awards winners will be decided by a judging panel of independent experts, delivering plaudits to worthy winners across twelve key categories. This is a final call for app submissions, the final date is August 17, 2012. To find out how to enter, go here.    

  • BlackBerry Apps

    BlackBerry –   More BBM Connected Apps Set To Launch

    A series of updates to BlackBerry apps will be released over the coming days to make it even easier for users to stay connected with their BBM contacts. RIM today announced that Facebook for BlackBerry smartphones, Twitter for BlackBerry smartphones, BlackBerry Travel, BlackBerry App World and BBM Music will now include BBM connectivity, allowing users to keep in touch with their friends, share experiences and discover new things from within their own BBM community easily. Facebook and Twitter Apps Integrated with BBM   Facebook for BlackBerry smartphones (version 3.0) and Twitter for BlackBerry smartphones (version 3.0) now allow users to share their Facebook status or latest Tweet with their BBM…

  • BlackBerry Apps

    Facebook For BlackBerry PlayBook Updated

    Today, RIM announced that Facebook for BlackBerry PlayBook v2.1 is now available in BlackBerry App World. The latest update to Facebook for BlackBerry PlayBook includes the following:   Facebook Groups – Share and interact with groups on the BlackBerry PlayBook tablet. View groups you are members of; post updates, photos and videos; view profiles of group members and send messages; get notified of new group posts and interactions.   Improved Media Access – Easily view friends’ photos and videos from users’ Profiles with the added new photo and video buttons. The photo and video uploading capabilities are also now more apparent on the Photo tab.  Simply click the Photos or…

  • BlackBerry Apps

    Evernote For BlackBerry PlayBook – Now Available

    It has been a while coming but finally Evernote for BlackBerry PlayBook is now available and it lets you create, search, view and edit your notes wherever you may be. And, as you’d expect, it’s completely free. Get it today from BlackBerry App World/Download here. The Interface To take advantage of the PlayBook form factor, Evernote have focused on a two-column approach: a Snippet-filled note list along the left and the selected note on the right. When you select a note, you can either view it in the two-column view or take to fullscreen by tapping on the fullscreen button near the note title. Creating and editing notes To make…

  • BlackBerry Apps

    BlackBerry Protect – New Security App For Your BlackBerry

    Research in Motion has announced that its new security and back-up application, BlackBerry Protect, is available as an Open Beta for UK users to download.   BlackBerry Protect is a free application for BIS (BlackBerry Internet Service) customers and allows users to wirelessly backup, restore and remotely locate their BlackBerry smartphone. In the event that their BlackBerry smartphone is misplaced, lost or stolen, BlackBerry Protect provides features such as remote device wipe, remote device lock, a ‘lost and found’ screen on the device, remote geo-location using the GPS, remote activation of the BlackBerry smartphone loud ringer and wireless device backup and restore.   Can’t find your BlackBerry? Go to www.blackberry.com/protect…

  • BlackBerry Apps

    App Gifting Comes To BlackBerry App World

    Very much like the successful gifting facility in the Apple App Store, BlackBerry has now announced a new mobile gifting platform that will integrate with BlackBerry App World and carrier billing systems to allow BlackBerry subscribers to instantly gift airtime, apps and other carrier services from one subscriber to another using BBM. The official press release reads, "the innovative BBM mobile gifting platform will integrate with BlackBerry App World™ and carrier billing systems and allow the gifting requests and approvals to be handled directly between the BlackBerry subscribers using BBM™ (BlackBerry® Messenger) with transactions that are secure, authenticated and non-repudiable. The platform will also allow carriers to more easily sell…