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Evernote Integration in BlackBerry 10

One of the apps we are most excited about is RIM’s “Remember” app. They have yet to publicly demo the app, but the latest update to the developer docs give us some indication of what is coming. The PIM API

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Bring on the Dev Alpha updates

Developers know what they use. They get passionate about creating for the devices they use. Developers like 89Apps have been given early access to BlackBerry 10 Dev Alpha devices, but since this is not behind closed doors access, RIM has

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BlackBerry Enterprise Forum 2012

After attending RIM’s BlackBerry Enterprise Forum yesterday in Ottawa, two major things stuck out: the event was twice as big and the crowd seemed 10x as engaged as the last BlackBerry Enterprise Forum event in Ottawa. While 89Apps does not

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Best Twitter App for the BlackBerry PlayBook – Part 2

In our last post about finding the best Twitter client for the BlackBerry PlayBook we pointed out our favourite, Blaq by developer Kisai Labs. While we praised what Kisai Labs has done with Blaq we also had some nit picking

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We’ve only seen the tip of the iceberg…

RIM has only teased a few features of BlackBerry 10 to the public. The camera, keyboard, and universal inbox. This is only the tip of the iceberg. Here is what we’re looking forward to seeing demonstrated at BlackBerry Jam Americas

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Thoughts on the Bigger iPhone Screen Rumours

Currently the iPhone rumour mill is in a frenzy over the thought of the iPhone’s 3.2 inch screen being replaced by a screen of 4+ inches. As someone who owned the first three generations of the iPhone, and has since

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National Bank’s Kris Thompson thinks BlackBerry 10 is a “nice device”

The latest analyst to weigh in on BlackBerry 10 is Kris Thompson from National Bank. Quoted by the Financial Post, he has this to say about BlackBerry 10: And the BB10, while a nice device with “interesting features,” already comes

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The Best Twitter App for the BlackBerry PlayBook?

Since RIM and Twitter have decided not to make an official Twitter client for the BlackBerry PlayBook, users have had to scour the shelves of App World for the best third-party solution. Is there a perfect Twitter client for the

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Why you should go to the BlackBerry 10 Jam World Tour

If you were not able to make it to BlackBerry World / BlackBerry 10 Jam in Orlando earlier this month, this post is for you. The launch of BlackBerry 10 with the first BlackBerry 10 Jam Conference was so successful,

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Welcome to 89Apps

At 89Apps we are setting out to build first-class apps for the BlackBerry 10 Platform. First-class? Not satisfied with “good enough”, all of our apps will follow the BlackBerry Design principles and embrace the three tenets of the platform: Flow,

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