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The Voltmaker: A Smart Charger for a Smartphone World

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Since phones started getting more powerful their increased thirst for battery power has created an industry of alternative chargers. This kinetic changing solution by Voltmaker proves that there are products being conceived that are elegant enough to find in someone’s handbag and essential enough to need to take travelling.

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Endomondo Sports Tracking App Launches on BlackBerry 10

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Endomondo is a free or premium cross-platform sports tracking app that uses GPS and other techniques to track workout session. The company ported their iOS/Android app over to BlackBerry 10 due to overwhelming customer feedback. Continue reading ‘Endomondo Sports Tracking App Launches on BlackBerry 10′

Wikitude Places Beta Launches on BlackBerry 10

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Augmented Reality leader Wikitude launches Wikitude Places for BlackBerry 10. The new service provides Location Based Services to Wikitude users and helps to build their LBS database of sights, restaurants, hotels and shops. Continue reading ‘Wikitude Places Beta Launches on BlackBerry 10′

Car Finder for BlackBerry 10 and PlayBook Bookmarks Locations for Free

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Car Finder by DroidOmics is a handy GPS utility that bookmarks a location and helps you navigate to it later. Handy for finding your car, hotel, or any meeting spot that you decide, it even works without a data connection. Continue reading ‘Car Finder for BlackBerry 10 and PlayBook Bookmarks Locations for Free’

Revamped LittleBrother 2.0 App Spawns New Use Cases: Find My Lost BlackBerry and Kid Monitor

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LittleBrother is a handy free BlackBerry app that used to use cell tower information courtesy of GoogleGears location service to accomplish a variety of automation tasks. A little while ago, the app was forced to undergo a redesign because of the shut down of the GoogleGears location service. Continue reading ‘Revamped LittleBrother 2.0 App Spawns New Use Cases: Find My Lost BlackBerry and Kid Monitor’

Foursquare Post Yearly Milestones, Hosts Hackthon This Saturday

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Foursquare, the location-based social network has posted their yearly milestones. 2012 marked the launch of their logged-out explore feature on foursquare.com solidifying their title as the world’s most complete crowd-sourced city discovery guide.
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