Tag: fifa-world-cup

BlackBerry Messenger Traffic Soars During FIFA World Cup 2010

Comments

RIM’s PR company sent over some interesting facts regarding BlackBerry Messenger during the 2010 FIFA World Cup. Over the past month, RIM saw a huge jump in traffic during significant events during the World Cup as fans shared their moments over BBM.

For example, during a thrilling World Cup final between the Netherlands and Spain on Sunday at Soccer City Stadium in Johannesburg, Spanish International and FC Barcelona Midfielder Andrés Iniesta scored the winning goal only three minutes before the end of extra-time, which as the lone goal of the match crowned Spain Champions of the tournament. At the time of this exciting goal, that was viewed around the world, BlackBerry Messenger traffic increased immediately by 280% as virtual communities of fans shared their reactions through BBM.
Continue reading ‘BlackBerry Messenger Traffic Soars During FIFA World Cup 2010′

Snaptu Live Football Scores with Social Network Integration

Comments

We have seen a lot of World Cup apps and it’s worth mentioning Snaptu as well. Snaptu is a free app that includes Facebook, Twitter, games, weather and around 30 other features. The most relevant feature is of course the Live Football Scores service that lets you check live scores, news and updates.

Download Snaptu from snaptu.com or point your browser to m.snaptu.com.

Exclusive and Free World Cup 2010 BlackBerry Themes!

14 Comments

We have a lot of free unofficial World Cup 2010 BlackBerry themes just in time to cheer on your favorite team. The World Cup 2010 themes were developed by Catalyst Multimedia, members of ID-GTF, a Blackberry theme developers community in Indonesia (GTF is short of Garage Theme Factory). These themes feature:

  • 4 nice looking wallpapers
  • Customized underlay application screen button
  • Customized battery meter
  • Customized signal meter

Uploading these themes was a lot of work so if any of the links are broken, make sure to tell us in the comments and we’ll fix them.

To install the theme, click on the link for your device and download the zip file. Then, make sure to read this guide to installing a theme JAD file on your device.
Continue reading ‘Exclusive and Free World Cup 2010 BlackBerry Themes!’

Polar Mobile Launches Free World Cup App WC2010 in App World

Comments

Polar Mobile has launched WC2010, a free app that features a unique sorting function that enables users to arrange game schedules and stats for their favorite teams. With a tabbed layout, WC2010 allows users to navigate easily and quickly through the App to access editorial news, scores, stats, schedules and standings while on the go, in real time. WC2010 supports five languages including English, French, Italian, Spanish and German.

Download WC2010 in App World.

Free ScoreMobile FC App for 2010 FIFA World Cup

Comments

Score Media has announced the launch of ScoreMobile FC, a free source of information for football/soccer fans. ScoreMobile FC features live scores, stats and standings for more than 30 international soccer leagues from over 15 countries worldwide, growing to over 50 leagues by the kick-off of the 2010/2011 season.
Continue reading ‘Free ScoreMobile FC App for 2010 FIFA World Cup’

Wimbledon and FIFA World Cup on your BlackBerry

Comments

Virtual ReachViigo’s been packing away the content like a Japanese hot dog eater. Virtual Reach has been pushing out BlackBerry Cool on their freely-downloadable BlackBerry client for awhile now, along with a wide variety of RSS-based feeds. For any sports fans out there, check out the Sports category on your Viigo channels, and you’ll be happy to find both Wimbledon tennis coverage as well as FIFA U20 World Cup feeds.