Monthly Archive for October, 2012Page 2 of 6

NTT Docomo Launches Real Time Voice Translation

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Japan’s largest carrier NTT Docomo is rolling out their real time voice translation system called Hanashite Hon’yaku. Able to translate between Japanese and English, Mandarin and Korean, the new system will be rolling out support for other languages later in the month.
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Kisai Labs Announces Trapeez Tumblr Client for BlackBerry 10, PlayBook and BlackBerry 7

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Kisai Labs, makers of the popular Blaq Twitter client for PlayBook has announced their latest project: Trapeez. The new app is a Tumblr browser for BlackBerry smartphones and tablets and will be ready for the launch of BlackBerry 10.
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No Theme Studio for BlackBerry 10 and BlackBerry Playbook

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Absent from the talk of all the ways to get your apps on to BlackBerry 10 is Theme Studio. Theme Studio is the theming suite for legacy BlackBerry OSes that spawned a cottage industry of designers selling packaged themes of icon sets, wallpaper and custom home screens on BlackBerry App World.
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Pacemaker DJ App for BlackBerry PlayBook Updated to 1.2.2.1

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Pacemaker is a DJ app for the BlackBerry PlayBook that allows you to mix 2 songs together using your tablet. Adjust the BPM to manually beatmatch and mix tracks, or use the sync option to do it automatically.
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Games for Playbook: Angry Birds 2.3.0

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Rovio is yet another publisher showing confidence in the BlackBerry Playbook as they push out yet another update to their popular franchise Angry birds.

In version 2.1 we got to see 15 new tropical levels. 2.2 brought us even MORE tropical levels. Today Angry Birds 2.3.0 brings us “PIGGEST levels ever!” says the App World description.

With 45 new levels since the 2.0 release we can keep on flinging birds and crushing pigs to our hearts desire. It’s encouraging to see big publishers showing BlackBerry this much love. Way to lead by example Rovio, we look forward to 2.4!

Jared Company Survey: 70% BlackBerry Users Plan to Upgrade to BlackBerry 10 Smartphone

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The Jared Company has been developing apps for BlackBerry for some time now and the company has at least a few apps that have huge download numbers. The company seems to be dipping into its email list to check whether its users will be upgrading to BlackBerry 10, most likely to gauge how much the company should invest in BlackBerry 10. Amazingly, 70% of the survey’s respondents said they’ll be upgrading their current BlackBerry smartphone to BlackBerry 10.
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