Top 10 BlackBerry Apps
Today, phone is not just for making phone calls and sending SMS. Today’s advanced phones are minicomputers. Just like a computer, it needs an Operating System to manage phone resources and applications. BlackBerry is one such ultimate Mobile OS. BlackBerry Apps are applications which run on BlackBerry OS to serve our needs. BlackBerry has a large collection of applications in their database of apps. The following are 10 favourite BlackBerry Applications for 2014, are there any one you think should make the top 10 list for 2014, please feel free to add in your comments below:
Top 10 BlackBerry Apps For 2014
1. BlackBerry messenger –
Ranking number one on our list of top 10 blackberry apps is the blackberry messenger, perhaps this is the coolest blackberry apps you can get is any blackberry phone today, this app can be used to keep in touch with friends. The messaging service is free (please confirm from your network) and it enables you to send and receive messages in seconds with up to 2000 characters, and know when your messages are delivered and read. Before using BBM to communicate with friends, you have to share your PIN with them first, this is one of the unique features of Blackberry
2. Amazon –
Amazon BlackBerry app is developed for Amazon lovers. This app provides guaranteed secure connection between your BlackBerry and Amazon.com. This app enables you to shop over 40 product categories from Amazon.com and Amazon merchants, it is fast, convenient, reliable and secure.
3. Google Maps –
This is a web mapping service application and technology provided by Google, Google maps help me to find location without taking anyone’s help. Google maps also enables you to search for local businesses and get driving, transit, or walking directions, another BlackBerry Apps you need to get in 2014
4. Facebook –
If you are a Facebook maniac and can’t live disconnected from Facebook.com even for a minute, then Facebook for blackberry is the right apps for you, this app enables you to do everything (that is possible on a desktop) on Facebook.com, you can now connect, engage and share the things important in your life with your friends and family with this apps, some of the features include: Facebook Messages, Facebook Newsfeed, Facebook Events and Birthdays, Nearby Places, Facebook Groups, Friends and Profiles. This is definitely an app to have, that’s why we’ve listed it as one of our Top 10 BlackBerry Apps For 2014
5. LinkedIn –
Being a professional, a job seeker or a business person, you’ll always want to keep yourself connected to your network. Everybody knows that LinkedIn.com is the world famous and most popular social networking website for professionals and so, Blackberry LinkedIn App helps to manage LinkedIn Account on-the-move. The new LinkedIn for BlackBerry v2.0 is now available with enhanced profile experience, updated navigation screen, easily accessible inbox, real-time access to your professional network, definitely a must have and one of our Top ten BlackBerry Apps For 2014
6. WordPress –
If you are a regular writer of blogs and articles, and you use wordpress, then you definitely need BlackBerry WordPress Apps which can help you to do this from your mobile. this apps is definitely worth checking out, it allows you to write posts, upload photos and videos, edit pages, and manage comments. This apps is for both WordPress.com and self-hosted WordPress sites, it will definitely be useful if you are using Wrodpress
7. Urbanspoon –
If you love travelling new places. Urbanspoon helps you find good restaurants to eat. All you need to do is to spin the spin the Urbanspoon slot machine and it will pick a good restaurant for you. you need to keep spinning until you find a restaurant you prefer or comfortable with. The app makes use of GPS to locate a nearby restaurant, it also shows reviews from fellow customers, bloggers and newspapers, making it easier for you to decide on the one to go for.
8. Vlingo –
It’s not a wise idea to use mobile phone while driving but if you m must do so; Please ensure that it is safe and not a great distraction. And Vlingo helps do just that! with Vlingo, you can command your Blackberry with your own voice. It is a virtual assistant, all you have to do is speak and Vlingo will execute, see it in action below
9. MSN Messenger –
This App helps you use services of world’s famous MSN Messenger from my BlackBerry Mobile. Windows Live Messenger for BlackBerry smartphones gives you the opportunity to chat in virtual real time with your instant messaging IM contacts wherever, whenever and with your mobile phone.
10. Skype –
Skype on BlackBerry is the very app to use to keep connected with clients, friends and family all over the world at a very low-cost.
To get most out of your BlackBerry phone, select right applications for your day to day use. Mobile applications are really cool that can make normal phones into Smartphones and obviously, without the mobile OS support, it is not possible.
[Originally published by our sister site: TechTalkAfrica]