BBCentral's App Picks Of The Week

Welcome to BBCentral's App Picks Of The Week!

Each week, we'll let you know all about our top 5 favourite BlackBerry 10 apps and how to get them. 

Have an app you'd like to suggest? Are you an app developer and would like to see your app here? Drop us a comment below and let us know what apps we should check out next!

This week, we're taking a look at:

  • CamScanner
  • Flud Torrent Downloader
  • Launchify
  • Endomondo
  • DeviceSuite Pro

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BlackBerry Stands Firm on Privacy

BlackBerry’s Marty Beard took to the BlackBerry Blog today to make a bold statement: Priavcy remains the company’s top priority. However, unlike the consumer privacy movement which the company has been moving forward with the launch of the Priv, this one is different. This is privacy against state requirements.

BlackBerry has decided that it will exit the Pakistani marketplace following demands from its government. The Pakistan government has demanded to BlackBerry, that it be allowed full access to BlackBerry’s servers. This would allow the government ...

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Sunday Summation: November 23 - November 29

Sunday Funday! That means it's time for Sunday Summation!  We had quite a bit going on so let's jump straight into it!

 

Rumour Roundup

Our 24th Rumor Roundup brings info on THREE up in the air questions.  Will BlackBerry switch to Samsung Exynos chipsets?  Does the upcoming rumored Vienna have hard keys for the Hub?  What about quick charging accessories for the PRIV in ShopBlackBerry?  All answered: to the best of our ability.  Check it out!

 

#TBT

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Five Tip Friday

Welcome to Five Tip Friday!

Each Friday, we'll post helpful tips about your BlackBerry device. From software to hardware, you can be sure to get the latest info on your device right here!

Special PRIV Tips:

1. Save battery via Battery Saver

The Priv comes preinstalled with a Battery Saving Option which can be manually or automatically switched on when you need to preserve your juice

Step 1: Swipe left from within the Hub to show the accounts menu 

Step 2: Scroll down to ...

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BlackBerry CFO Gives Back

Since inception BlackBerry has played a pivotal role in its hometown of Waterloo, Ontario. The company gives regularly to the town and has a number of different venues named after itself. However, the giving back to the community is not just a company affair; yesterday, BlackBerry’s Chief Financial Officer, James Yersh, made an announcement at the Alumni Breakfast Speaker Series held by University of Ottawa’s Telfer School of Management.

At the breakfast, Yersh announced that he was investing into the school by opening the Yersh ...

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Throwback Thursday

Welcome to BlackBerryCentral’s #ThrowbackThursday! 

Each Thursday the BlackBerryCentral team will go back in the BlackBerry Chronicles to give you a glimpse of nostalgia. This will include device launches and announcements, and other announcements that made BlackBerry a household name and a superstar status. This week we start off with the Inter@ctive series 900 and 950.

The very first incarnation of our beloved device came out almost 20 years ago in 1996. BlackBerry was known as ‘Research In Motion’ (RIM) at that time until ...

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Wallpaper Wednesday

Welcome to another Wallpaper Wednesday!

Each week, we'll bring you cool and popular wallpapers for all your BlackBerry 10 devices. If you're a graphic artist, or photographer and would like your wallpaper shared - shoot us an email!

Here's how to download and install:

  • Find the proper device / resolution wallpaper for your device
  • Click the Download link
  • Touch and hold on the image, selecting Save Image, or select Download in the top right corner
  • Once downloaded, select the image in your downloads folder which ...
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Rumour Roundup

Welcome to BlackBerryCentral's Rumour Roundup!

Each Tuesday, we'll bring you the most interesting rumours in the BlackBerry community and let you know if there's any real supporting evidence. Devices, OS's, and more hot topics - it's your one-stop post to get the latest rumours.

 

Rumour:

Unknown BlackBerry Device Launching with Samsung's Exynos 7420 SoC?

Source

Ubergizmo

Confirmations

Take this rumour with a pinch of salt right now. There is no proof that this is true. Do note that BlackBerry ...

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