First Look: BlackBerry App World Open for Business

The long-awaited BlackBerry App World opened its doors Wednesday, kicking off the Cellular Telecommunications Industry Association show 2009 (CTIA 2009) in Las Vegas. BlackBerry App World is Research in Motion’s (RIM) effort to

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 6th, 2009 Ginny Mies

Five more no-cost BlackBerry apps that will blow you away

Time for more free BlackBerry software downloads. For more than a year now, I've combed the Web for the best free BlackBerry apps and delivered them directly to you. I've reviewed more than

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 1st, 2009 Al Sacco

BlackBerry photos don’t have to suck

The latest edition of Research In Motion’s (RIM) BlackBerry Connection newsletter went out yesterday, and the mailing included more than a dozen tips and tricks on how to improve your BlackBerry-digital-camera know-how. Most

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 26th, 2009 Al Sacco

Security expert won’t reveal iPhone hack for $10,000

None of the five smartphones slated for attack at last week's PWN2OWN hacking contest was compromised, a sign that security researchers have yet to adapt to the limitations of mobile, said the company

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 26th, 2009 Gregg Keizer

Canadian radio content brought to your BlackBerry

Nation-wide radio station owner Corus Entertainment has partnered with mobile apps developer Viigo, to deliver free content to smartphones – starting with Web site content and eventually on-demand audio, according to company executives.Nine

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 24th, 2009 Brian Jackson

Canadian BlackBerry users, developers excitedly await new RIM store

Canadian BlackBerry application developers are eagerly awaiting the launch of BlackBerry App World -- Research In Motion's much soon-to-be-launched App store -- predicting it will be a bonanza for users, and mean new

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 12th, 2009 Brian Jackson

Four “must have” BlackBerry apps and a game

Ever found yourself fumbling to get your keys into a lock in the dark, with your BlackBerry in reach but without a light? Or wondered just how fast your BlackBerry can download files

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 11th, 2009 Al Sacco

Do some crystal ball gazing with these fun – and fabulous – iPhone apps

Ah, the Apple App Store. Since July 2008, the month when Apple opened its wildly popular library of applications for the iPhone and iPod Touch, the world has been treated to more than

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 5th, 2009 Michael DeAgonia

Simple steps to create – and automate – great BlackBerry email signatures

Research In Motion (RIM) is to mobile e-mail what the late Heath Ledger is to fictional super-villians. In fact, RIM's known throughout the smartphone space as the clear leader in e-mail management, and

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 4th, 2009 Al Sacco

Successfully hacking iPhone, BlackBerry could win you $10,000

A hacking contest slated for next month will award cash prizes of $10,000 to anyone who can break into the most popular smartphones, including Apple Inc.'s iPhone and Research In Motion Ltd.'s BlackBerry.The

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: February 27th, 2009 Gregg Keizer

Make your Blackberry look great with custom home screen images

The cloudy sky background that's set as your BlackBerry's default home screen image is okay...if you're into having a device that looks just like everyone else's. But wouldn't it be grand if you

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: February 25th, 2009 Al Sacco

iPhone, BlackBerry to slug it out for “mobile CRM” supremacy

See related story and video: Blackberries and CRM are a "great combination", says Canadian expert Businesses are likely to roll out customer relationship management (CRM) apps on popular smart phone handsets, such as

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: February 25th, 2009 Nestor Arellano

10 sizzling productivity apps for your BlackBerry

Not long ago, the words "BlackBerry" and "software" didn't belong in the same sentence. Sure, yourBlackberry smart phone was capable of running software; it even came with a few applications installed. But if

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: February 20th, 2009 Liane Cassavoy

Flash for smart phones coming this year, Adobe says

See related article and video: What's so great about Adobe Flash Player 10? Adobe Systems Inc. has said it will release its first full-fledged Flash multimedia player for . smart phones by year's

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: February 18th, 2009 Eric Lai