Friday, March 22, 2013

Apps coming Thick and Fast on the BlackBerry Z10

The last couple of days have seen a number of new app releases

Bloomberg Anywhere

For BlackBerry 10 and PlayBook -- users of BlackBerry Java smartphones should visit to download.  Get real-time access to the BLOOMBERG PROFESSIONAL® service on your BlackBerry device. Available features: * MSG * IB  * News * Real-Time Quotes * Markets * Monitors * Portfolios (Intra-day) * Economic Calendars  NOTE: You must be a Bloomberg Anywhere subscriber, and have a Bloomberg biometric authentication device (B-Unit) to use this service.  If you are not yet a Bloomberg Anywhere customer and would like to be connected to the preeminent information source for the world’s most influential business leaders, please visit to find out more about the BLOOMBERG PROFESSIONAL® service.

Kindle for BlackBerry 10

The Kindle app puts over a million books at your fingertips. It’s the app for every reader, whether you’re a book reader, magazine reader, or newspaper reader—and you don’t need to own a Kindle to use it. Choose from over a million Kindle books from the Kindle Store or enjoy popular magazines like The Economist and Reader’s Digest with high-resolution color images.* • Read Free Books—Choose from thousands of free ebooks such as Pride & Prejudice or The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes. • Shop for Books—Easily shop for ebooks, including new releases and New York Times Best Sellers. • Use the Built-In Dictionary, Google, and Wikipedia—The Kindle app has a built-in dictionary that allows you to look up words instantly while you’re reading your ebooks. Simply tap and hold a word to view its definition or use the Google and Wikipedia links to get more information. • Sync Your eBooks—The Kindle app lets you read the same book across devices and automatically syncs where you left off so you can start reading on one device and pick up where you left off on another device. The app syncs your furthest page read, bookmarks, notes, and highlights between Android, PC, Mac, iPad, iPhone, iPod touch, BlackBerry, Windows Phone 7/8, Kindle Cloud Reader, and any of our Kindle devices using our Whispersync technology.  • Sample Books Before You Buy—Read the first chapter of a book for free before you decide to buy. • Customize Your Reading—Choose your preferred font size, screen brightness, background color, and orientation (portrait or landscape) to read your books. • Borrow eBooks from the Library—Check out ebooks from your local library and have them delivered wirelessly to your Kindle app.  * Selection for U.S. users only; selection and price of ebooks and e-periodicals vary by country.


Restaurant Reservations - Free, Instant, Confirmed.  With OpenTable you can make free restaurant reservations at up to 27,000 OpenTable network restaurants in the United States, Canada and Mexico. Plus, OpenTable members earn valuable Dining Rewards Points redeemable for Dining Cheques good at any OpenTable restaurant.  HOW IT WORKS: Specify your dining date, desired time and party size to view available tables at nearby restaurants - listed by proximity or plotted on an interactive map.   FEATURES YOU'LL LOVE: - FIND restaurants nearest to your current location & see real-time table availability. - SEARCH by restaurant name - REFINE results by cuisine, price, reservation time. - RESERVE your table free - EARN Bonus 1,000 points on eligible dining times  ADDITIONAL FEATURES WITH FREE MEMBER REGISTRATION: - Manage upcoming reservations & browse previous reservations. - Earn Dining Rewards Points redeemable for Dining Cheques good at any OpenTable restaurant. - Invite dining companions via email.  TECHNICAL NOTES: - This app is based off the Android 2.3 SDK and therefore may not be the same version available via Google Play  FEEDBACK: Experiencing issues? Have a feature request or recommendation for future versions? Please visit


Pageonce Money and Bills

Pageonce is the award-winning app that organizes & tracks your cash, credit cards, and pays your bills - all for FREE*! Trusted and loved by over 8 million people, Pageonce provides a secure way to manage your money on the go.  ★ "Cadillac of money management apps" – CNN Money (May 2012) ★ PC World "30 Sites You Should Be Using Right Now" (Dec 2011) ★ Top 25 Android Apps for Moms (Dec 2011)  Pageonce alleviates the hassle & complexity of managing your money by giving you complete visibility into all your bills, bank accounts, and credit cards - all from one centralized place. For added control and convenience, easily drill down to see due dates and transactions - even pay your bills on the spot with your bank account (free) or credit card (transaction fee applies)! You'll also receive real-time alerts and reminders about upcoming bills, overage charges, suspicious transactions, and more - so you can feel confident & relieved that your finances are under control and nothing will fall through the cracks.   Stay on top of your bills Pageonce keeps you on top of your bills by giving you an easy, fast way to manage, track, and pay your bills from inside the app. Tap the “Bills” icon to see a complete list of all your bills, when they’re due, and even pay them on the spot! We support hundreds of billers such as GE, Sears, Verizon, Best Buy, Dish Network, T-Mobile, JC Penny, Time Warner, Target, Century Link, and many more!  Get out of debt Pageonce keeps track of your money and bills by giving you a simple overview of your cash, bills, investments and credit card debt. Once you understand what you owe, you can find ways to budget your money better. Control your spending and bills due with transaction history, and never miss a bill with push notifications & email alerts and reminders.  We support thousands of providers, so it's simple and easy for you to take control of your finances! Don't worry – no need to budget with Pageonce. Track your bills easily, without any complicated budget spreadsheets. Budgeting gets complicated, and we're all about keeping it simple – simple budget, simple way to get debt-free.  Banks supported by Pageonce include Bank of America, Capital One, Chase Bank, Wells Fargo Bank, Citibank, and more! With any of our thousands of supported providers, you can track your cash balance, mortgage, loans, bills & keep track of interest rates & finance charges.  We also support credit unions across the country, like the Navy Federal Credit Union, America First Credit Union, Schools First Federal Credit Union, Digital Federal Credit Union, Golden1 Credit Union, Patelco Credit Union and many, many more.  All the most popular credit cards are available in Pageonce: Discover Cards, American Express Credit Cards, Bank of America Credit Cards, Capital One Credit Cards, Citibank Credit Cards, and Chase Credit Cards are just a handful of the cards you can access with your Pageonce account.  Our users love us! "This thing is exactly what I need to manage my bills, accounts, and budget for my lifestyle. I would've gotten an Android just for this app."  " you just saved my life" – with Pageonce, there's no need to budget!  "Pageonce Pro app is THE best financial app for people on the go...#LOVEIT" – Toss your budget out the window!  "Great one stop place to review finances and accounts. Quick easy and must have app." – We have all your Credit Card and bank accounts in one place!  "If you want to save time managing your bills & finances then this app is for you! No more signing in & out of accounts individually. This allows you to view all your balances, transaction records, payments & due dates, & one-click login access to all your account websites! So convenient in one app! Couldn't be any easier."   *Paying bills using your bank account is free; paying with your credit or debit card includes a transaction fee.

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