Developers Can Now Offer Blackberry Apps for $0.99 and $1.99

The latest version of BlackBerry App World also features a credit card payment option, new tabbed sections for easier app discovery, support for QR barcode scanning, and BlackBerry ID (a device-independent user ID). [BlackBerry] » 8/19/10 6:18pm 8/19/10 6:18pm

Twitter for BlackBerry Steps Out Of Beta, Ready For Full Launch

Twitter for BlackBerry is finally leaving the beta tag behind and making a full launch tonight. It took a while, having toiled in private and public beta for ages, but it's been well-improved since then. » 7/06/10 7:06pm 7/06/10 7:06pm

BlackBerry App World 2.0 Adds Carrier Billing, BlackBerry ID Accounts

BlackBerry App World 2.0 is getting a much needed update that'll bring features like carrier billing, BlackBerry ID accounts, QR code support, better search, and a MyWorld section to your app-starved BlackBerrys. Carrier billing lets users pay for purchases through their monthly carrier bill instead of PayPal and the… » 6/16/10 1:50pm 6/16/10 1:50pm

Three Free World Cup Apps For BlackBerry

Feeling left out of the World Cup fun, oh Pearl, Curve, Bold and Storm owners? Never fear—because here are three free apps in the BlackBerry App World which will have you staying up to date on the scores. » 6/15/10 7:50am 6/15/10 7:50am

BlackBerry App World Gets Carrier Billing Next Year

Next year, BlackBerry App World's getting carrier billing, meaning app purchases will show up on your phone bill, so it'll be a little easier to buy apps since you don't have to jump through using PayPal. Which is good for App World, since the easier it is to spend your money, the more likely you'll spend it. [… » 11/13/09 12:35pm 11/13/09 12:35pm

BlackBerry App World 1.1 Brings Archived Apps and Advanced Sorting,…

The newest update to BlackBerry's App World, version 1.1, launched today, and it's pretty minor but certainly welcome. Apps can now be adequately sorted by free, paid, and other rubrics, and can be archived onto either internal or external memory. » 7/31/09 6:30pm 7/31/09 6:30pm

MyBlackBerry Social Network Gives BlackBerry, App World Users a Place…

RIM has popped off the lid off their rumored MyBlackBerry social network, which is half App World enhancement (reviews, decent PC interface), and half per-device support forum. It's invite-only for now, but the site, with previews, is live. [MyBlackBerry] » 7/14/09 8:30am 7/14/09 8:30am

Giz Explains: All The Smartphone Mobile App Stores

It's been less than a year since Apple launched the iPhone App Store, but now virtually every mobile OS is showcasing its own take on the mobile application storefront. How do they all stack up? » 4/06/09 2:00pm 4/06/09 2:00pm

Put me on your blackberry tele phones with my cousin App World

Hello have you seen my cousin App World please download put on your BlackBARRY! You download now, I come soon. See YOU tomorrow. IS free for 4.2 phone hello goodbye. [SFGate, App World via Engadget] » 4/01/09 1:04am 4/01/09 1:04am

BlackBerrry App World To Open April 1

BusinessWeek says that RIM chief Mike Lazaridis will launch BlackBerry's long-awaited App Store competitor from CTIA on April 1. Paid apps will start at $2.99, but freebies will exist. [BusinessWeek via BGR] » 3/26/09 1:54pm 3/26/09 1:54pm

BlackBerry App World Paid Apps Must Cost at Least $2.99

BlackBerry App World, RIM's reactive attempt at at a mobile app store, is starting to look a little half-assed. First, we find out it's based on PayPal. Next, an arbitrary minimum app price: $2.99. » 3/05/09 4:55am 3/05/09 4:55am

BlackBerry's App Store Named 'App World', Goes Live Tonight

Wanna access BlackBerry's "App World" app store? Sign up online now and be alerted at 10PM ET tonight when it goes live. Or, set your alarm (BBs have alarms, right?) and eliminate the middleman. [AppWorld] » 3/04/09 3:25pm 3/04/09 3:25pm