Apps

How fast can you type on your BlackBerry Z10? Try out Thumb Master and become keyboard king!

How fast can you type on your BlackBerry Z10? Try out Thumb Master and become keyboard king!

Anyone who has ever owned a BlackBerry smartphone knows how smooth and swift it is to type out on a physical keyboard -- no one could beat a BlackBerry device when it came to keyboards. Now that the BlackBerry Z10 is out, BlackBerry wants to be king of the touchscreen keyboard too. While there are many who will stick with the physical keyboard and wait for the BlackBerry Q10, there are...

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Need an alternative Twitter app for BlackBerry 10? We go hands on with Neatly

Need an alternative Twitter app for BlackBerry 10? We go hands on with Neatly

As things stand currently there aren't many options for Twitter clients on BlackBerry 10. That will clearly change in the very near future, but if you fancy using something other than the 'limiting' native Twitter app, you may want to check out Neatly for BlackBerry 10. I met up with the developer of Neatly, Ahmed, earlier today at BlackBerry Jam in Amsterdam and he kindly agreed to...

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Grab Sketch W Friends for the BlackBerry PlayBook while it is on sale at half price

Grab Sketch W Friends for the BlackBerry PlayBook while it is on sale at half price

Time for a quick bargain for you BlackBerry PlayBook owners. Sketch W Friends is currently on sale at half price and will remain so until January 10th. The special price of $0.99 is a real steal as the app is a tonne of fun. If you haven't seen our previous posts on the app, it is essentially a drawing game where you compete with other users around the globe. Once you have joined a...

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Reminder to developers - Only 11 days left to submit your apps for BlackBerry 10!

Reminder to developers - Only 11 days left to submit your apps for BlackBerry 10!

Heads up developers! It's the final day of December and that means January has snuck up on us. While you may have though you had plenty of time to get your apps submitted for BlackBerry 10, there are only 11 short days left to get them in! It's been months of webcasts, hackathons and port-a-thons and now we're in the final stretch. If you want to be sure your apps are approved and ready...

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Keep an eye on your SMS allowance with Text Count Alert for BlackBerry smartphones

Keep an eye on your SMS allowance with Text Count Alert for BlackBerry smartphones

Text Count Alert is a very simple application designed to keep a tally of your outgoing text messages to prevent incurring additional charges. However, it has plenty of customisation included. I can't speak for other countries, but here in the UK most folk have a certain SMS allowance whether on a contract or using pay-as-you-go. The problem is that once the allowance has been used...

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