Here we are live, at the BlackBerry Jam Asia 2013, in Hong Kong! Alec has just taken up the stage and what are we going to learn here? Read on to find out!
– Right now there is over 256k applications
– over 7months, there is over 131k applications, as opposed to 17k in the app store at the similar period of time.
– 9 out of 10 developers in Asia will recommend blackberry as a development platform
– number of downloads per user in APAC has doubled.
– Flipboard will be coming to BlackBerry 10!
– BlackBerry is looking to Rethink the mobile computing World
– BlackBerry showing off plenty of blue tooth peer to peer technology such as a pacemaker, heart beat monitor. In addition, how we can link via nfc and authenticate it via BlackBerry ID.
– Screen display over wifi from a BlackBerry Z30 to BlackBerry Z30 is also possible.
– Applications to use the sense, understand and adapt framework to improve user experience. An example provided was SayIt, where it can sense, update and adapt to what the users wants and responds. He took only 90 days to achieve the BlackBerry 10k promise!
– BBM or device link in the desktop!! Done Via Projection via BlackBerry Link? Yes, you can send your files and messages straight from your PC.