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BlackBerry 10 Design Flaw: Gestures on Lock Creates Pocket Dialing Problems

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The new BlackBerry 10 OS has a feature that starts off seeming pretty cool, but it turns out it’s actually a pretty terrible design flaw. When we first saw BB10, it was really cool to see the device get woken up with a gesture swipe. The OS even does this fun thing where it wakes the device up right at your finger tip, revealing the homescreen in a gradient fashion. But after using BB10 for over 7 months and having the most pocket dials in my entire life, I can tell you it’s definitely a design flaw.
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Aerize Loader for BlackBerry 4, 5, 6, and 7 Updated to Version 2.1.0.1

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Legacy BlackBerry devices have a strange longevity to them. One of the biggest problems with the Legacy BlackBerry OSes is that they can only load so many apps before experiencing a big performance drop or running out of app memory. Continue reading ‘Aerize Loader for BlackBerry 4, 5, 6, and 7 Updated to Version 2.1.0.1′

Inside Apps Notifier: The Easiest Way To Monitor the App Store

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Apps Notifier is an iOS tool that helps you track apps, vendors and keywords in the App Store. For consumers, this means that you can track your favorite apps for price drops, look for sales, and get notified when your favorite devs launch a new app. For developers and marketers this means you can keep track of the competition. Lawyers can even watch the App Store for trademark infringement.

Check out this article to see what Apps Notifier can do.

The Sandbox: A Fun Low Res Sandbox Game for BlackBerry 10

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The Sandbox is a 2D “sandbox” game for BlackBerry 10 by Pixowl and Bulkypix. All the items in The Sandbox’s universe are made up of pixels of different simple elements, all with their own behaviours. These elements react to each other in such a manner that is both oversimplified and very very fun. The game had it’s origins as a fun flash game by onimatrix: Play it here.

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How BlackBerry Could Increase Market Share: Boobs

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Alison Pill went on Conan to talk about how she accidentally tweeted a photo of her boobs on Twitter, which any BlackBerry user knows is incredibly easy. Why is that share button placed on every single screen on the phone? That’s like when they put a facebook share button on your porn. Nobody uses it. It’s only going to get someone in trouble. During the course of the interview, Conan suggested they preload BlackBerrys with pics of Alison’s boobs. And that’s why he makes the big bucks.
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BlackBerry Beta Zone Launches With Icon That Is Still in Beta

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Hey BlackBerry, 1998 called, they want their icon back.
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