Category Archives: blackberry

Video ArcGIS Air App Running on Blackberry Playbook via Flex API

TweetRecall that Matt Sheehan and crew from has been working on app development with the Blackberry Playbook – see the article Flex 4.5 BlackBerry PlayBook & Geolocation. Since publishing that piece Matt has been hard at it and has … Continue reading

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RIM adds New BlackBerry Bold smartphones Running OS 7

TweetThis week at Blackberry World, RIM announced a number of things including a couple of new Blackberry Bold smartphones – the 9900 and 9930.These slick devices sport the following: built-in support for NFC, built-in compass, 720p HD video recording and … Continue reading

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Microsoft to Help Blackberry users make decisions with Bing

TweetWow, pretty big news this week from the annual BlackBerry lovefest aka. BlackBerry World as Microsoft head honcho, Steve Balmer took to the stage to help announce a new partnership that will mean Bing securing a position as the preferred … Continue reading

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Zillow Blackberry App Now Available

TweetCool news for BB users who are interested in real estate while on the go. The Zillow BlackBerry App has arrived, joining the industry-leading Zillow mobile app family! Now, users can access Zillow’s popular data on over 100 million U.S. … Continue reading

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Hilarious Friday Video – My Blackberry Is Not Working (BBC one)

TweetYou have to get 2:53 into this bad boy from BBCone to appreciate the Apple / Dongle humor and stay till the end for EggsBox360… simply priceless! Thanks to our fiend @engis for the tip!!

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Video – RIM Unveils The Enterprise Ready BlackBerry PlayBook

TweetAs many people had suspected, today RIM lifted the lid off details of their planned tablet – enter the PlayBook (and RIM netbook OS). The new device measures in at  less than half an inch thick and weighing less than … Continue reading

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Mobile Maps Tip – TopoSports (BlackBerry) Adds Canada Topomaps from NRCan

TweetThe team from TopoSports contacted us to share details of how they have now added support for Canada Topomaps in their TopoSports product. Now users can also download 1:50K topo maps covering all of Canada, published by NRCan (Natural Resources … Continue reading

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TopoSports USA for blackberry launched

TweetCool news for BB users as TopoSports USA is released.From the developer… TopoSports, USA, the only blackberry app to offer offline topo maps, covering entire USA has been launched. Its the first wilderness navigation app for outdoor sports enthusiasts – … Continue reading

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Video – 2010 GIS On Blackberry Awards at ESRIUC

TweetOnce again, the second annual GIS on Blackberry Award winners were announced in a special session held at the 2010 ESRIUC. In the video, Chuck Bridgeman of TDC Goup / Freeance gives a live demo of a field application connecting … Continue reading

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2010 GIS on BlackBerry Awards at the International ESRI User Conference

TweetOnce again, TDC Group and RIM have teamed up for the GIS on Blackberry Awards… a competition that will recognize the best GIS apps using Freeance Mobile software on BlackBerry smartphones. About the event… Since the Wireless GIS Awards are … Continue reading

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Waze for Blackberry and a chance to munch yourself an iPad

Tweetthe team at Waze has announced that Waze for Blackberry is now available – awesome news as I know many of our readers are avid Blackberry users. To celebrate, the team is aalso holding a content where the user who … Continue reading

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Blackberry Mobile and Printing from the Cloud

TweetOur past surveys have revealed that there’s a large number of enterprise users out there extending their apps and services to the field via the Blackberry platform. These users should take note of an interesting printing solution recently announced at … Continue reading

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