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The Top 10 BlackBerry apps for summer travel


@ASacco put up a piece yesterday highlighting his 10 favorite apps for summer travel. The list is a nice roundup of some of the software you’ll need to stay organized, entertained and generally have a great summer.

Pandora for BlackBerry – Free

Pandora is a free streaming radio app for BlackBerry that lets you create stations based on artists, songs or composers of your choice. The app will learn from your tastes and offer suggestions you’re sure to like.

TeleNav Navigator – Free 30 day trial

TelevNav is a great solution for those looking to use their GPS-enabled BlackBerry for driving navigation.

Viigo – Free

Viigo is the ultimate content aggregator. With new modules being added constantly, Viigo maximizes the power of RSS to bring everything into one place. News, weather, audio streaming, social networks etc. can all be found in one place.

TweetGenius – Currently unavailable [BlackBerry Cool recommends TwitterBerry – Free]

TwitterBerry is a great free Twitter app for BlackBerry that has a clean UI and all the functionality your average Twitter user needs.

Movies by Flixster – Free on App World

Movies by Flixster gives you access to all your movie needs. Get info about current films, show times, reviews, cast and run-time info, upcoming attractions, new DVD releases and more.

Movela: Netflix Queue Manager – $2.99 on App World

Are you a big Netflix user? Movela helps you organize your account so you can have all your favorite movies ready for you when vacation time starts. Movela even gives recommendations for movies you might like.

WorldMate Live – $99.95 yearly subscription

WorldMate Live is a great way to stay organized while you travel. The app organizes and stores itineraries, including flight and airline info, hotel reservations, car rentals, meeting locales and much more.

Poynt – Free

Poynt is one of the best LBS apps available for BlackBerry. The app gives you access to a white pages search, movie theater listings and ticket purchasing, businesses and the app will soon come with a restaurant finder powered by Open Table.

Shazam – Free in App World

Shazam will help you figure out what music you’re listening to with an innovative “tag” system. Play the song from your computer, stereo etc. and Shazam will tell you what you’re listening to and how to buy it.

Ka-Glom – Free in App World

If you like the “connect four” style games, you’ll love Ka-Glom. It’s sort of like Tetris gone crazy. Try it out and you will surely be addicted!



Addictive puzzle game Kaglom now free in BlackBerry App World UPDATED



UPDATE: Here is the screencap of Ka-Glom free on App World. I’ve emailed the company asking why you guys aren’t seeing it. I’ll let you know.

Ka-Glom was one of the most addictive games for BlackBerry I’ve ever played. The best part of it was that it first launched at a time when almost nobody was playing BlackBerry games. I remember burning through my 8700’s battery playing it and competing for high scores with my friends.

The game is now free in App World in tandem with the company making the game available for App World.

Published by Magmic, Ka-Glom is a classic BlackBerry title and it will be interesting to see what sort of revenue the company sees from the Apple App Store.


Get a Ka-Glom high score and win a free copy of Multiplayer Backgammon King



Congratulations to all of last week’s winners who are now enjoying a whole lot more Texas Hold ‘em King 3!

This week all you have to do to win is beat my Ka-Glom high score. Ka-Glom is an addictive high-pressure game of falling blocks. My friends have drained my batteries playing on my device so keep your free trial a secret.

To Win, be one of the first ten people beat W4LNUT’s Ka-Glom high score of 318260, post your high score online, and brag about it to W4LNUT.

Good Luck!