Listen to Your Favorite Music on Youtube with StereoTube

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Listen to lots of music on Youtube?  Are you’re getting tired of mashing repeat or clicking on new songs? Thankfully, there is a new app called StereoTube in App World that is just what the doctor ordered. Available for the BlackBerry PlayBook for $3.99, this app comes complete with an intuitive, well-designed media player interface…

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How to Port iOS Game to BlackBerry 10

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The successful developer of the popular iOS game, Pop Corny, has given a step-by-step guide for porting iOS games to BlackBerry 10. Pop Corny’s developer, Charilaos Kalogirou, claims it was super easy to port Pop Corny to the BlackBerry 10 platform in as little as three days. Here’s a reprint of the tutorial from his…

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Jaguar Land Rover MENA Launches BlackBerry App

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Jaguar Land Rover MENA today announced the launch of a BlackBerry app for existing and potencial customers. The app is available in English, Arabic and French. The default language is to be determined by the devices’ language. Some of the features are: Catalogue Book a Test Drive Directory Listings SOS and Smart Service Request Survey function,…

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RIM’s Initial Focus Wasn’t Telecom

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For another edition of WTFact, did you know Research In Motion’s initial focus was not in the telecommunications market? Instead, one of RIM’s first projects was to build networked LED display terminals for General Motors’s assembly line. How do you think the mobile industry would be today if RIM had never branched into telecom? Imagine…

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5 Things You May Not Have Known About the BlackBerry 10 Dev Alpha

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Siri-like Voice Commands Despite disappearing with the latest update, the Dev Alpha had a Siri-like voice command system in place.  It was not complete by any means, but it did seem to have support for updating Twitter and Facebook statuses, and messages contacts.  None of the functions worked, but it does provide strong evidence that…

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RIM’s BlackBerry 10 and the Next Generation of Mobile Computing

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You probably have been hearing a lot about BlackBerry 10 lately.   It’s the “make-it-or-break-it” chance that Research in Motion(RIM), the makers of the BlackBerry smartphone, has at reclaiming its mobile greatness.  The idea is to create a brand new QNX-based operating system to replace the Java-based one of current BlackBerry smartphones.  This should allow for…

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