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Mobile Checkbook version 4.0 helps you manage your finances



Mobile Checkbook is personal accounting tool that helps you keep track of balances and manage your finances. The app lets you record transactions, reconcile balances, and schedule recurring transactions. Mobile Checkbook transaction lists can be exported to your e-mail inbox with optional XLS and QIF attachments for off-phone data backup. Supports an unlimited number of accounts and multiple currencies, including US Dollar, Pound Sterling, Euro, Indian Rupee and more. The app has gone version 4.0 and they have some new features including:

  • Record account transactions on the go.
  • Mark Transactions as ‘Cleared’ and quickly view your Available Balance vs. Cleared Balance.
  • Schedule Recurring Transactions for any account.
  • E-mail transaction lists to your personal computer for storage off of your phone.
  • Easily ‘Transfer Funds’ between two Mobile Checkbook accounts.
  • View past transactions including date, time, payee, memo and check number.
  • Modify, purge or delete transactions at any time.
  • Maintain an unlimited number of accounts.
  • Enable PIN Code Protection for additional security.
  • Choose from multiple currencies or add new currencies at any time.
  • Export your transaction lists in HTML, Excel(XLS) or Quicken(QIF) format.
  • View your total withdrawal & deposit amounts to compare saving vs spending.

Mobile Checkbook is on sale for $7.99 until December 31st (regular price $12.95)

Mobile Checkbook is also $7.99 in App World.

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FileScout updated to version


FileScout presented at the BlackBerry Developer Conference Final 16 in San Francisco and they have since updated their application. The latest updates include:

  • Display of thumbnails in search result.
  • Thumbnail-Options: New Button to generate all thumbnails for all images on your device.
  • When resizing images to device resolution size you can now select to keep the aspect ratio of the original image.
  • UserDefined resolution (image resizing) can be now be max 9999 pixel [but it’s recommended not use more then 1200px].
  • Support for DesktopManager Backup & Restore (FileScout settings).
  • A ‘[W]’ in the Screen Title indicating that the background threads (required for Search and other extended features) are still running (after FileScout is started) – once the threads are completed the ‘[W]’ will disappear.
  • Integration in the RIMs FileExplorer Application: a ‘Explore with FileScout’ MenuItem is added.

What’s fixed?

  • Search files in the current Directory only function fixed to be usable multiple times.
  • Potential OutOfMemeory Error during start of FileScout (when the thumbnail store is getting too large).
  • Accessing OS5 System Folder for Bold, Bold2, Storm and Storm2.
  • For all of you who are waiting to get a “fix” for the System folder on the Bold, Bold2, Storm and Strom2 on OS5.
  • RIM confirmed that they made the System folder in OS5.x read only.
  • FileScout (and all other 3’rd party applications) can only show the content of the System folder but can’t modify anything.

Try FileScout for your BlackBerry from App World or as Donationware from http://www.emacberry.com/ota/BBFileScout.jad.

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Sensobi launch new version of their free beta app



Sensobi is a cool free app that lets you know who is falling off your radar. Before calling a contact, Sensobi will let you know when you last spoke and what it was about. The latest release of Sensobi, version 1.5.494, features real-time notifications, as well as a face-lift on their UI.

You can sign up for the free beta from their site, or grab it OTA from http://share.sensobi.com/

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7Digital Music Store for BlackBerry updated to version 1.1



The 7Digital Music Store for BlackBerry has gone version 1.1 and there are a host of improvements as well as new features. Some of the latest additions include more countries supported, as well as enhanced functionality and a fully optimized touch-screen UI for the BlackBerry Storm.

With this latest version, the following are new:

  • Ireland country support.
  • Display rotation for the Storm.
  • 7Digital store track search.
  • Add to playing playlist.
  • Download location option.

The following have been improved in the newest version:

  • 7digital store tag browsing (top 100 tags).
  • My Downloads status display.
  • My Music browsing performance.
  • My Music import from any media card location.
  • My Music touch toolbars for BlackBerry Storm.
  • BlackBerry Media Sync support.
  • Other minor fixes & improvements.

The latest version is available from 7Digital or BlackBerry App World.

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Loopt update their LBS application with more geo-relevant features



Here at the BlackBerry Developer Conference, Loopt have announced a major update to their free BlackBerry app. The Loopt application is a location based services app that connects relevant people and placing while constantly running in the background.

Today we got a demo of Loopt by Sam Altman, CEO of Loopt, to show off the latest features as RIM announce their latest location services. The app now offers dynamically-generated, relevant local content about places and events from some of the best sources on the Web to help users meet up with nearby friends, explore new places to grab food, and find local events happening now. Feature highlights include:

  • Discover the best places and events, including those rated highly by your friends on Pulse.
  • See where your friends are on maps – view their latest updates listed in real-time and comment on them.
  • Check-in to instantly share your updates with friends – easily update Facebook and Twitter with your photos and places in one Loopt check-in.
  • Browse and rate local places and events – peruse detailed information from Zagat, Citysearch, and the Loopt community.
  • Save money through special offers from nearby retailers with local coupons.

Loopt is available for free for the BlackBerry Curve 8900, BlackBerry Bold 9000, and the BlackBerry Tour on App World.

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Advanced Call Manager releases free critical update



Advanced Call Manager lets you customize your calling experience by allowing users to play an instant busy tone, drop the call, send a kind SMS, mute the ringer or pick up and hang up the phone.

ACM handles your incoming calls with a personalized approach to different callers – it accepts, rejects, sends a personalized SMS, mutes the ringer or instantly picks up and then hangs up. You can easily save different profiles and schedule them according to time or location.

ACM is offering a free critical update to their product so if you have already purchased this software, make sure to update. For those who have not, this is definitely software worth owning. The free update has a critical fix for battery consumption, the ability to import contacts from the Call Log, and a new call handling action.

Advanced Call Manager is available for $25.50.