Meet The Dev: Sasha Kanthan

Every Thursday on a bi-weekly basis, we'll sit down with some of the best BlackBerry developers for some Q&A to give you the inside scoop on your favourite apps and platform. This week, we chatted with Sasha Kanthan of Firechest Apps - though you may know him better as the creator of Usage Pro and Backup Pro.

 

Name: Sasha Kanthan

Developer Name: Firechest Apps

Country: Australia

Website: Firechest

Social Pages: @FireChestDotCom

 

How many people are on your Development Team?

Three programmers dedicated to ...

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Wallpaper Wednesday

Welcome to Wallpaper Wednesday!

Each week, we'll bring you cool and popular wallpapers for all your BlackBerry 10 devices. If you're a graphic artist, 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 should appear after ...
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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

BlackBerry Experience Suite Delayed

Source

BBM, Forums

Confirmations

BlackBerry announced these suites on March 1st at MWC, and left most of the release date to mystery.

To call it delayed would really be to say a firm ...

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Interview With GSX Solutions CEO Antoine Leboyer

GSX is the leading provider of solutions that let you effectively and proactively monitor, measure and manage your messaging servers, collaboration platform and/or mobility solution. Headquartered in Switzerland, with R&D in Nice, France, and offices in the UK and the US; GSX - a BlackBerry Alliance Elite Member - has become the leading provider of monitoring and management solutions for IBM Domino, Microsoft Exchange, Microsoft SharePoint, Sametime, Quickr, Traveler, BES and URLs.

Their solutions allow any Managed Service Providers, System Integrators, Distributors to generate continuous revenue ...

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Wallpaper Wednesday

Welcome to Wallpaper Wednesday!

Each week, we'll bring you cool and popular wallpapers for all your BlackBerry 10 devices. If you're a graphic artist, 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 should appear after the ...
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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

BlackBerry Venice is STV100-*

Source

FCC, BBM, Forums

Confirmations

Absolutely.

In fact, to clarify some upcoming devices that are currently in testing, here's some example's of their identifying model variants:

  • BlackBerry Venice - UnknownSTV100-3/10.3 ...
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Zeus Browser Released For BlackBerry 10

Many BlackBerry users will remember losing Adobe Flash in OS 10.3.1 due to Adobe no longer supporting mobile platforms. Shortly after, Lloyd of FileArchiveHaven released a side-loading method of 'Flash Browser' for BlackBerry 10 devices in order to get flash back.

Today, Zeus Browser has been officially released to BlackBerry World. A rebranded, upgraded and easy to download version of Flash Browser.

Available for $0.99, Lloyd is giving away some FREE copies using promotional code: ZeusBrowserFree (ALL CODES HAVE BEEN REDEEMED)

Be ...

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BlackBerryCentral Podcast Episode #7

The BlackBerryCentral Podcasts have so far been an effective way to introduce community members and notable guests.

Join us for the BlackBerryCentral podcast episode 6 kicking off today at 12:45 PM EST!

Topics

  • Clearing Up Codename Confusion
  • Dallas Heading for T-Mobile?
  • Oslo = Android?
  • 10.3.2.2226 - Last Build For Beta Testers?
  • Faces Of BlackBerry Dropping Like Flys
  • @EVLeaks: Android powered BlackBerry Venice Heading for AT&T
  • Venice Specs Leak
  • Venice Rendering Leaks, Running Android Lolipop

You can always shoot us a Tweet @TheBBCentral if you'd ...

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