Articles by Jared Dipane

Sketch with Friends updated to version 1.2.3, brings free version, performance boosts and more

Sketch with Friends updated to version 1.2.3, brings free version, performance boosts and more

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Sure we may not have Draw Something on the BlackBerry PlayBook, but we do have an amazing alternative called Sketch with Friends. The recent update to Sketch with Friends brings the application to version 1.2.3 and along with it they have brought some awesome new things. First of all they have released a free version as well as the paid version, so you can now try it out before you buy...

Press Release: IrisAccess Platform now Interoperable with NFC-Enabled BlackBerry Smartphones

Press Release: IrisAccess Platform now Interoperable with NFC-Enabled BlackBerry Smartphones

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Today Iris ID Systems announced that they are making the IrisAccess Platform interoperable with select NFC enabled BlackBerry devices that are equipped with HID Global's iClass Digital Keys. This compatability will allow for individuals to use their BlackBerry to gain physical access to buildings, track time and attendance and other physical identity applications.  “This is an...

Park the cars safely in the garages and avoid collisions with Traffic Wonder for the BlackBerry PlayBook

Park the cars safely in the garages and avoid collisions with Traffic Wonder for the BlackBerry PlayBook

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Lately we have seen quite a number of good games land on the BlackBerry PlayBook, and this has been a great thing for all of us PlayBook owners. Recently the developers over at YoAbulante have released a new game to BlackBerry App World, Traffic Wonder. The concept of the game sounds really easy, guide the cars to their garage without having a collision with another car.  Sounds super...

OS 7.1.0.267 becomes official for BlackBerry Torch 9860 the courtesy of Bell Mobility

OS 7.1.0.267 becomes official for BlackBerry Torch 9860 the courtesy of Bell Mobility

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If you're on Bell and own either a BlackBerry Torch 9860, you'll want to go ahead and grab your USB cables if you've been waiting for BlackBerry 7.1 to drop. Bell has now posted OS 7.1.0.267 to their BlackBerry download page, though previously leaked and not as far ahead as T-Mobile's version -- it's still nice to see they got around to releasing it. Download from the Bell BlackBerry...

MMMOOO Gif updated to version 1.1, create a gif for your BBM avatar with ease - We have 25 copies to giveaway

MMMOOO Gif updated to version 1.1, create a gif for your BBM avatar with ease - We have 25 copies to giveaway

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Back in January we were introduced to a very original BlackBerry application from MMMOOO called MMMOOO Gif. The idea behind the application was rather simple, you could create a gif right from your device, and even make some minor edits to it. While creating a gif on your device is fun, and they could be shared with friends, wouldn't it be more fun to be able to set them as your avatar...

Poynt for BlackBerry updated to version 1.8.6, brings gas prices to Canada and menus to the US

Poynt for BlackBerry updated to version 1.8.6, brings gas prices to Canada and menus to the US

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The extremely popular BlackBerry application Poynt has yet again received an update bringing a couple of new features to the table. Lately we have seen them expanding around the world and adding new features, and this update to version 1.8.6 doesn't fall short. Poynt has done a nice job of not only rolling out new features to specific areas, but continuing to expand the areas they...