Author: Jared Thomson

What Games Do You Want to Play on Your BlackBerry Z10 or PlayBook #BlackBerry10

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If you’re into flinging birds, high-fiving scientists, protecting your lawn from zombies or just doing a crossword with your morning coffee, you can get your fix on BB10. These four apps are just a small sample of developers who took the time to develop for BlackBerry 10.
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BlackBerry 10 From a Developer’s Vantage #BlackBerry10

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It’s been said that BlackBerry has been making huge strides in treating developers to a simple yet powerful experience on their platform. I’m a BlackBerry 10 developer and I’m going to talk a bit today about what BlackBerry does to make developing a BB10 app not only a worthwhile opportunity but also a sophisticated and rewarding experience.
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Karman Interactive: New Tech Startup Targets Web and Mobile

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Karman Interactive is a new startup by the Canadian Entrepreneurs Jon Keon and Mike Baker, already known in the development community for their helpful blog they run with two others. They’ve recently gone live with a great looking website and a live physics demo you can try from your browser. This startup company is using web and game technologies to bring their clients apps and games to BB10, iOS, Android, Windows Phone, Desktop, and Web.
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Avery Alix of Popcap Talks Strategy in Free-To-Play Mobile Games

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This week Avery Alix of Popcap (the company that brought us Plants Vs Zombies) gave a talk at the Montreal International Game Summit about mobile and web revenue strategies when moving from the a paid model of selling video games to the free to play market.
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Gameplay: RIM’s Open Source Game Engine for BlackBerry 10 #BB10

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Have a PlayBook and looking for high quality native 3D games? Looking forward to playing the latest
and greatest games on the BB10 phones when they come out? Want to have the same quality app
experience your Android and iOS buddies are having? Well there’s a light at the end of the tunnel and
it’s called Gameplay.
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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!