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Certified quality apps coming to BlackBerry App World along with a $10,000 incentive to build them

Certified quality apps coming to BlackBerry App World along with a $10,000 incentive to build them

One of the larger announcements to come out of the BlackBerry 10 Jam keynote was the fact the RIM will be setting up a certification program for developers who create quality applications and there is plenty of incentives for developers to sign up and participate. Aside from line-jumping the BlackBerry App World queue, developers who create a quality certified app as determined by a...

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99,500 apps available in BlackBerry App World, 25 percent of which were built for the BlackBerry PlayBook

99,500 apps available in BlackBerry App World, 25 percent of which were built for the BlackBerry PlayBook

While on stage for the BlackBerry 10 Jam keynote, Alec Saunders, Vice President Developer Relations and Ecosystem Development at Research In Motion revealed some numbers for BlackBerry App World. As it stands, there is now 99,500 apps available within BlackBerry App World, 25 percent of which have specifically been built for the BlackBerry PlayBook. Saunders took this time to note the...

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The stock market and the audience at BlackBerry World will ultimately converge

The stock market and the audience at BlackBerry World will ultimately converge

The BlackBerry World 2012 keynote session is now over. If you followed our live blog you already know that we were pretty excited by the innovation that RIM unveiled -- BlackBerry 10. The user interface was stunning. The on-screen keyboard rocked, with its unique way of presenting word suggestions and using swipe gestures. And that camera app, which functions like a little frame-by...

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