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Category: BlackBerry Developers

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PocketGear Developer Area is Lacking

PocketGear Developer Area is Lacking

With all the hype going on these days surrounding the recent acquisition of Handango by PocketGear, I thought I would take a look at possibly putting some of our themes and games there to sell. Now don’t get me wrong, I love the service and support that having a MobiHand store provides, but as they […]

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BlackBerry Developers:  New SDK brings Widgets to OS 5.0

BlackBerry Developers: New SDK brings Widgets to OS 5.0

Research in Motion announced last night that they are releasing the BlackBerry Widget SDK 1.0 Beta 1 for developers to play around with. The download consists of a widget packager, device simulator and code samples. This is particularly nice because it will allow web developers to package up their web assets and insert them into […]

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New OS for BlackBerry Tour on Verizon (4.7.1.53)

New OS for BlackBerry Tour on Verizon (4.7.1.53)

Verizon has just released an official update to the BlackBerry Tour OS from 4.7.1.40 to 4.7.1.53.  To get the latest OS version do the following: Connect your BlackBerry to the PC via USB cable Go to this site using Internet Explorer:  http://na.blackberry.com/eng/services/devices/#tab_tab_update Click the Update button on the page that pops up. Follow the instructions, […]

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BlackBerry Enterprise Customer Relationship Survey Coming September 21st

BlackBerry Enterprise Customer Relationship Survey Coming September 21st

Earlier this month we wrote that Research in Motion was accepting applications for a closed Research Panel.  [Join the BlackBerry Market Research Panel – RIM wants your input!]  At that time, I also reported that we were chosen to participate.  According to our recent notification the first survey will be the “BlackBerry Enterprise Customer Relationship […]

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Join the BlackBerry Market Research Panel - RIM wants your input!

Join the BlackBerry Market Research Panel – RIM wants your input!

Want to participate on a Research Panel for Research in Motion (RIM) for BlackBerry smartphones?  Take a look at this site (http://blogs.blackberry.com/2009/09/join-the-blackberry-market-research-panel—rim-wants-your-input.html),spend 10 minutes filling out a questionnaire and then cross your fingers. Here is an excerpt from the site: Here at RIM, we’re constantly amazed at the dedication and engagement of the BlackBerry® smartphone […]

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Why Handango Sucks Buttermilk Through a Straw

Why Handango Sucks Buttermilk Through a Straw

08-27-09 *** Update: The day after I posted this article, I received a call from the General Manager of Content at Handango, Guy Waitley.  Guy was genuinely concerned about the issues I had with Handango and we spoke at length about them.  I got two things out of this call, both of which made me […]

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Is Plazmic Playing Favorites with bPlay?

Is Plazmic Playing Favorites with bPlay?

Imagine you are in a conference room and someone says, “Hey, let’s only give our new Content Development Kit (CDK) for making themes to bPlay”.  Normally this wouldn’t happen, because it’s a sure fire way to piss off the people who work to make your product more fun to own, in this case the BlackBerry […]

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The History of the BlackBerry Smartphone

The History of the BlackBerry Smartphone

From a basic pager to the quintessential smartphone for everyone from a corporate executive to the soccer mom, the BlackBerry smartphone has become the must have personal communication device for the 21st century.   Even the President of the United States, Barack Obama, refused to part with his when he took office in 2009. Here […]

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BlackBerry Tour Simulator Arrives!

BlackBerry Tour Simulator Arrives!

While desperately searching for any signs that Plazmic or Research in Motion (RIM) were preparing to release an update to the Content Developers Kit (CDK), I ran across the Simulator file for the BlackBerry Tour in the Developers Area on the official RIM web site. Here is a link: http://na.blackberry.com/eng/developers/resources/simulators.jsp Just click on the link […]

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Dimensions for Screens and Application Icons on BlackBerry Smartphones

Dimensions for Screens and Application Icons on BlackBerry Smartphones

This is a chart that I use on a regular basis and thought I would share it with you.  It’s very fascinating how you can look at this and see the way the BlackBerry has evolved. BlackBerry Model Display Screen Size Application Icon Size BlackBerry® 7100 Series 240 x 260 pixels * Icon layout: 60 […]