BBM for Android and iPhone adds 20 million new users

BlackBerry Messenger, once available exclusively to users of the fourth-place BlackBerry OS, added millions of new users to its platform since it opened support for Android and iOS. What does this mean for BBM going forward? For starters, it means that BlackBerry users can freely communicate with more of their friends and family. Prior to launching on Android and iOS, BBM had over 60 million active users. BlackBerry now reports that...

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SwiftKey new beta for Android released – Video Review

SwiftKey, one of the best (if not the best) Android keyboards just got updated. What's new? Check the video review after the break.   SwiftKey on their blog wrote: We've got an awesome new beta ready for you to download today. It's a complete rethink on how you present your keyboard - allowing you to "undock" it from the base of the screen, resize it, and present it in a compact, split thumb-typing or regular way. We've dubbed this...

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Angry Birds Go! will launch on December 11 – Video Trailer

Rovio has just announced the release date of its first Angry Birds racing game, Angry Birds Go!. Check the video trailer after the break. In Angry Birds Go! you can feel the rush as you fling down the track and go head-to-head in a fast and furious race to the finish line! Look out for treacherous roads, mischievous opponents and unique special powers to put the race leader behind the pack. Plus you can go from homemade soapbox car to...

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Themer Android app – Video Review

Themer is an Android app that transforms the homescreen of your smartphone, adds functionality and personality. Check the video review after the break. Features: The app is free and themes are free. Easily go back to your old homescreen setup (though we doubt you'll want to!). All themes are customizable, or you can use them as-is. New "Favorites" tab in the app drawer lets you quickly access your most-used apps. Themer Actions...

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Angry Birds Star Wars II available on Android, iOS and Windows Phone 8 – Video Review

Rovio has released the latest title in its Angry Birds series, Angry Birds Star Wars II. Check the video review after the break. In the sequel to the original Angry Birds Star Wars for the first time players can "Join the Pork Side" and play as the fearsome Darth Maul, Emperor Palpatine and other villains. Features: JOIN THE PORK SIDE! For the first time ever play as the pigs! Wield Darth Maul's double-bladed Lightsaber, or play as...

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99% of Android devices may be affected by Serious App Vulnerability

Bluebox Security claims to have discovered and "Android Master Key" that would allow any hacker the ability to turn any app into a malicious zombie. The vulnerability is said to affect about 99% of all Android devices on the market today.  Hackers could potentially capture user data and control the device remotely, all without the owner of app developer knowing about it.  The exploit seems to affect all devices after version 1.6 of...

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