Welcome to this week's BlackBerry App Roundup! This week we have 25 copies of Timer/Stopwatch by Vorino Software
to give away! We have searched high and low and found some neat apps to share with you this week, so head on past the break to check them out and enter the contest! If you have an app you want to see featured in the roundup be sure to check the end of the post for information on submitting it to us.
FML by Antoine Réveillon
FMLs are user submitted short stories of everyday screw-ups. It's true, it's funny, except when it happens to you...The Official FML BlackBerry application allows you to read the latest FMLs, moderate the submitted FMLs, see the top rated FMLs, the comments and display random FMLs... a small step towards happiness! The BlackBerry app has been around over a year now, but was just updated giving the entire UI a complete overhaul. The FML app is available FREE in BlackBerry App World.More information/download FMLMyMusicCloud by TriPlay Inc.
MyMusicCloud is a music service that enables you to access and play your music on any computer, mobile device, or tablet anywhere in the world. Importantly, users with multiple device types can use MyMusicCloud as one seamless, cross-platform solution. A music store is currently available in the U.S., U.K and Canada.
MyMusicCloud comes with many exciting features such as lyrics, ringtone cropper, theme of your choice, Facebook integration, song queue which syncs throughout your devices and more. Signup to MyMusicCloud, install the app and get all of your devices synced with your updated music list. Your music is now with you wherever you are. Finally, total music freedom.More/information and download MyMusicCloud for BlackBerryFoodspotting by Foodspotting
Foodspotting is a visual guide to good food and where to find it. Instead of reviewing restaurants, you can find and share where to find your favorite dishes using photos. The BlackBerry app has been highly anticipated and it's finally here! Now you can upload pictures and places, view by nearest, latest, best, or search for what you are interested in. The Foodspotting app is free and compatible with BlackBerry OS 6 and higher.More information/download FoodspottingWallpaper Megaplex by Value Apps
Did you just get a shiny new BlackBerry Bold 9900, or looking to jazz up your current BlackBerry but not quite sure where to start? Check out Wallpaper Megaplex by Value Apps. Packed with 50 high quality wallpapers of all genres, you're sure to find some great new looks for your BlackBerry. No need to hunt around through websites and worry about resizing images, as the work has been done for you. Wallpaper Megaplex is compatible with BlackBerry 9000, 9630/50, 97xx, 98xx, and 99xx (OS5 and above). For this weekend only, you can get Wallpaper Megaplex for just $.99 (reg. $5.99).For more information/screenshots and to purchase Wallpaper Megaplex
What You Might Have Missed
Inquery by mblware - Create and share polls, surveys, and questionnaires on your BlackBerry
The team at mblware
is back with their latest app, Inquery. Designed for those of you with a need or desire for the ability to get answers and analyze them quickly, this app allows you to create and share polls, surveys and questionnaires with your BlackBerry Messenger Contacts or the general public. Connect to your friends and ask their opinions on anything you have in mind. Get social, and have fun! The possibilities are endless. Graphs and charts make it easy to view your results in a visual manner, so you don't waste time crunching numbers.
- Host public & private polls / surveys / questionnaires
- View results as Pie & Bar graphs
- Easily scan QR Codes to download and participate
- Smooth animations & high-quality graphics
There are countless ways you can use this app to poll your friends or business contacts. Imagine how easy it would be to send out a quick survey and get results fast, instead of wading through a sea of email responses or coordinating everyone via phone. Inquery is an app exclusively designed for BBM, and is mblware's entry in the 2011 Developer Challenge
for “Most Addictive social app using the BBM Social Platform”. You can check it out FREE in BlackBerry App World and watch some very informative getting started videos mblware has uploaded to Youtube
.More information/screenshots and to download Inquery
Timer/Stopwatch by Vorino Software
A timer/stopwatch with analog & digital displays, four operating modes, background operation, and many appearance options! Handy for all sorts of activities, such as parking, fitness & sports, lectures & presentations, cooking, meditation, etc.
- Four modes: up, down, down-up, and down-repeat (which is useful for intervals)
- Analog and digital display options
- Up to three warning chimes on the countdown, and a distinct final chime
- Chimes are a combination of tune/vibrate/LED and are set up in the sound profiles application
- Lap times, split times and lap count shown on main display; Up to 125 laps
- Data logging with time stamping
- Data emailing
- Min, max, and average lap times summary in the data screen
- Countdown max of 23:59:59 (h:m:s), count up display of 12h (analog) and 24h (digital) with wraparound if exceeded
- Configurable font size for footer items
- Footer uses a bold version of the font chosen in Options / Screen/Keyboard
- Touchscreen devices get four control buttons drawn at the bottom of the screen
- Configurable trackpad control (on supporting devices)
- Configurable space key control (on supporting devices)
- Configurable volume key controls
- Color preferences for all display items (default is blue hands on white background)
- Many millions of color combinations
- 140 solid backgrounds
- 16 built-in wallpapers
- Multiple combinations of timer/stopwatch face styles (analog display)
- Translucent hands option (analog display)
- Precise and subtle hand movements (analog display)
- Optional time shown in the footer
- Power management and backlight control
- Settings stored persistently
You can grab Timer/Stopwatch for $4.99 for all BlackBerry smartphones. Vorino Software has also sent us 25 free copies of Timer/Stopwatch to give away this week! If you'd like to enter to win one, drop a comment below telling us what you would use the app for. Contest ends Sunday at midnight PST! Good luck!More information/screenshots and to purchase Timer/Stopwatch
Until Next Week..
Well there you have it folks! Be sure to check out New BlackBerry Apps, Updated BlackBerry Apps and Free BlackBerry Apps available at ShopCrackBerry.com. If you are a developer and want to have your app shown in the roundup or you're interested in having us host a contest for you, drop me an email at tips[@]crackberry.com. See you all next week!