Review: BlackBerry Express Beta

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Being in the scientific community makes it necessary to make presentations.  I probably make one every couple weeks, relying on my PC to get a PowerPoint done and present my work.  While some of my presentations are quite elaborate and require mature software to complete, most are a simple combination of text and images.  If…

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Review: Photogram for Instagram

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Since Instagram refuses to make a BlackBerry 10 app (pffft! dumb move) us BlackBerry users have to seek other alternatives, and there some pretty good ones; not all are great though. I’ve come across another Instagram client, Photogram. It let’s you log into your Instagram account, watch your feed, like and comment photos… sort of….

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We go hands on with Tilt for BlackBerry 10

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Tilt landed in BlackBerry World yesterday and it brings a ship-full of potential into the BB10 harbor. Utilizing the devices gyroscope the app is able to reveal  contextual information using ReFocus Labs SideKick engine as a backend. As you tilt the device up from a flat surface you’ll see different entries reveal within the interface….

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Review: Game on with Moga Pro Gamepad for BlackBerry 10

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When it comes to gaming, BlackBerry isn’t what comes to mind for most people.  Yet it should.  Even though BlackBerry didn’t build its rich heritage with gaming, BlackBerry 10 is a solid platform for games.  This is in large part to the efforts BlackBerry has done towards supporting the most popular game development platforms such…

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QuickPost for BlackBerry 10 Review

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QuickPost (QP)  is one of those apps that you don’t know you’re missing out on. If you’re entrenched in various social networks like FaceBook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and BBM, this app is just for you. As the name suggests, QP allows you to proficiently share status updates across your social channels, BBM and Channels included. While…

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BlackBerry 10: Past, Present and Future

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BlackBerry 10 is probably the most controversial mobile platform out there today. People love to have an opinion of this company, especially the media.  Heralded by some as the generation of mobile, it is also dismissed by others as the last gasp of a company desperate to stay relevant. Most tech media articles today tend to err…

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Review: iTranslator PRO for BlackBerry 10

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When you’re constantly searching online, reading news, checking Twitter or other social networks then you’ve probably come across something you wanted to read, but was in a language you don’t speak. Language is no longer a limitation, thanks to apps such as iTranslator PRO that make translating fast, easy and accurate. iTranslator PRO is a…

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