Get the news on your homescreen with BreakingNews for BlackBerry - 50 copies up for grabs!

By Adam Zeis on 14 Jul 2011 12:20 pm EDT


BreakingNews for BlackBerry gives you a quick and easy way to stay in the know. This cool little app tosses up a scrolling news ticker on your homescreen, allowing you to get breaking news without ever jumping into an app. You can set up your own RSS feeds (up to 5) and display up to 20 headlines from each. Set the refresh rate anywhere down to 5 minutes and quickly check out the articles in your BlackBerry Browser with a few key taps. All in all a great app if you want to keep up with news on the go. You can grab it on sale for $2.99 in the CrackBerry App Store.

Contest: We have 50 copies of BreakingNews to give away. Just leave a single comment on this post to enter. Contest ends this Sunday at midnight PDT.

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Get the news on your homescreen with BreakingNews for BlackBerry - 50 copies up for grabs!


Since BreakingNews for BlackBerry gives a quick and easy way to stay in the know of †ђξ world news.I will like to be among the lucky winner... Thanks

No joke, but I always wondered about an app like this. Other apps were cluttered, or they change the wallpaper, and bla bla. All I wanted was a regular, widget like app that gives me RSS news. Seemed sooo frikn hard!

PLEASE, let me win this.

i participated in the beta and really liked not only the app bjt thd quick response from shao -soft on issues. great app. great developer. thanks cb and shao!

Thank you for the opportunity to win this amazing app. I have the trial version of BreakingNews, and I must say that it is the BEST RSS feed app out there. I would love to be able to win this app. Thanks again.

BreakingNews is a great app that I ever seen. Simple, quick, and adjustable! I love this app! Please pick me to your membership, THANKS!

BreakingNews looks excellent! I hope it's available on the PlayBook too - I love planning all the ways to use it when I finally get it!

Hey m jompy from india. I love dis app so much nd need a copy of it. We have independence day on 15 so u cn gift it to me. M really a big bbholic nd may b d most craziest creature waiting for new apps al the times. I like your forum I read reviews regarding bb tour. Even if u wnt pick me. u rocks coz its the most happening nd updated forum for bb I hv seen till. Thnx