Monthly Archive for September, 2010

Polar Mobile Reaches 150 Super Apps with Support for BlackBerry 6


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This week at the BlackBerry Developers Conference, Polar Mobile announced that they have reached 150 Super Apps for BlackBerry. Polar has recently surpassed over 6 million users who use their apps like TIME, CNNMoney, Shanghai Daily, BusinessWeek, The Hockey News, GQ India, Maclean’s and CBS College Sports.

Polar Mobile also announced that their SMART platform of white-label newsreader apps now supports BlackBerry 6 and BlackBerry Push Services to provide a real-time news experience for users. They also plan to integrate BBM using the recently announced BBM SDK to share articles between friends.

Explore the growing list of Polar Mobile apps.

Dexrex Gear Launches New ChatSync Mobile for Enterprise



Dexrex Gear, maker of IM, social media, SMS capture and archiving platforms, has taken its BlackBerry SMS archiving software for consumers and reformulated it for enterprise. This new version integrates SMS, MMS, and PIN messaging for companies operating in a BlackBerry environment.

ChatSync Mobile Enterprise provides customers with a one-stop application for the capture, storage and management of text-based communications data through all endpoints. ChatSync can operate as a stand-alone solution, or as part of a larger communications and compliance management system.
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SmartWiFi for BlackBerry Updated with Better Hotspot Management


SmartWiFi for BlackBerry is a battery savings app by S4BB that uses cell tower and WiFi hotspot information to intelligently enable and disable your WiFi connection. WiFi is one of the more significant battery taxing processes on the BlackBerry and this app makes its management effortless.

The new version features three brand new features, 17 under-the-hood improvements as well as support for 4 languages (English, German, Cantonese, Mandarin). This update comes as a free upgrade to existing users.


  • Remembers the WiFi locations you use
  • Up to 100 WiFi locations can be saved
  • Auto-add newly connected WiFi Locations
  • Saves battery by turning off WiFi when not needed
  • Powers WiFi back on when you are back at WiFi coverage
  • WiFi Activity Log: track SmartWiFi effeciency
  • Same SSID hotspots can be treated as one WiFi Location (optional)
  • Saves battery by not constantly searching for new WiFi hotspot
  • Displays useful information: BSSID, SSID, Data Rate, Radio Band and Signal Level

SmartWiFi comes with a 30 day money back guarantee, and is half-price for a limited time. Buy SmartWiFi for BlackBerry for $4.99 that’s 50% off!

UPDATED: TELUS BlackBerry Torch Now Available to Business Clients and Consumers


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TELUS now has the BlackBerry Torch 9800 available to business clients with 5 or more employees. The device is also available to consumers for $199.99 on a 3 year term. After waiting for the BlackBerry Torch to hit Canada on September 24th, it’s great to see the device spreading fast albeit pushed back a little.

Sign up to get the TELUS BlackBerry Torch for your business.

More about the Torch for consumers.

The Associated Press Launches 2 News Apps with Localized Content Delivery


American news agency the Associated Press launches two news apps on App World. AP Mobile world edition utilizes location-based services to deliver localized news. AP Móvil América Latina brings localized news to 20 Latin American and Caribbean countries in either Portugese or Spanish.

AP Móvil América Latina delivers news to 20 countries in Latin America and the Caribbean. Upon choosing their region, users receive news, weather and other information in Spanish or Portuguese specific to their chosen location.
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Baseline Data Systems Announces Office Accelerator Wireless BlackBerry Sync


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Baseline Data Systems has announced the release of Office Accelerator Wireless BlackBerry sync service. As an alternative to Google Sync, Office Accelerator’s content relationship management software offers more functionality when syncing to the desktop and outlook with the BlackBerry.

Office Accelerator solves the limitations of Google Sync by allowing for unlimited contacts and calendar events to sync. In addition to deeper sync limits, Office Accelerator also offers free phone support from trained technical pros. The Office Accelerator software ships with a full client contact manager that allows users to network their PCs without the need for an Exchange server or BES. Office Accelerator requires no cables and syncing can be done over the air wherever you have network access. Support for both 32-bit and 64-bit versions of Outlook 2010 also come built-in.
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