Tag: magnetometer

Wikitude Wins Best Augmented Reality Browser Again


Wikitude has won best AR browser in the Augmented Planet Reader’s Choice Awards for the fourth year straight. These user-driven awards have also awarded Wikitude with the best AR developer tool or platform for the 2nd year in a row.
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Wikitude Announces First Augmented Reality SDK


Augmented Reality Pioneer Wikitude announced the first Augmented Reality SDK. The beta release of the Wikitude SDK allows developers to quickly deploy AR features into their BlackBerry 10 apps.
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Compass Pro Launches for BlackBerry Playbook and Smartphones


Compass Pro is a direction finder for BlackBerry phones and tablets. Developed by Skylab Mobilesystems, Compass Pro uses a variety of tools on your phone or tablet to determine your position and the direction.
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RIM Announces BlackBerry Java SDK Beta for BlackBerry 7


Hot on the heels of the BlackBerry 9900 series announcement, comes the Java SDK beta for BlackBerry 7 OS. The SDK takes advantage of the advanced hardware found under the hood of the new Bold Touch such as the magnetometer, NFC, video capture, and Open GL .

Scheduled for release at the end of May, the SDK also has some new APIs on the software side of things like Unified Search, maps, menu items, multimedia, barcodes and options.

The BlackBerry Bold 9900 and 9930 are slated for release summer 2011, this SDK update will allow developers to optimize their apps for the powerful new device.

Read more about the Java SDK Beta at Inside BlackBerry

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