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Phone Tap Call Recorder Goes Headless on BlackBerry 10.2.1

The developer of Hub++ released Phone Tap awhile ago to help record phone calls. Now he has updated the app to bring headless support on OS 10.2.1 now that it is available. Now you no longer need to fire up the app or have it running in the background to be able to record the…

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Typic+ Lets You Easily Add Beautiful Captions to Your Photos

Typic+ is a slick new photo captioning app for BlackBerry 10 by Steve Urrego. The app allows you to edit your photos by adding frames, captions, filters, and more to enhance the picture. This includes loads of font and frame options. Many of the options are free but your can purchase more with in app…

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TE-Reader Brings Tiny Tiny RSS Client to BlackBerry 10

When Google shutdown their reader service last year they really pissed off quite a few people. Many ended up moving to Feedly and other services that popped up over time. One of the options that came out then was Tiny Tiny RSS which is an open source project that allows you to host your own…

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Evolution Browser v2.0 Gets Improved All Round for OS 10.2.1

The Evolution Web Browser already has the lead in third party web browsing for BlackBerry 10 due to its awesome built in ad blocker. Now the developer has updated the app for OS 10.2.1 and it includes some awesome new improvements including improvements for their lightning mode. They have also improved rendering and display along…

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“Convert To” Turns Email into a Task, Memo, or Calendar Entry (Legacy)

I have been loving how easy it is to convert emails into calendar entries on BlackBerry 10 but now there is another utility to get similar functionality on BlackBerry OS 5.0-7.1 Legacy devices. There have been a few utilities like this over the years but Jason pointed out to me that many of them are…

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Sprint Announces Free Unlimited Wi-Fi Calling – Hopefully Coming to BlackBerry 10

Sprint has pretty shoddy coverage in many places so this is a welcome move. They have adopted a play out of T-Mobile’s handbook by rolling out unlimited free Wi-Fi calling. So far they have just confirmed it will be released “Soon” for the Samsung Galaxy Mega and Galaxy S4 but I am hoping BlackBerry 10…

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Apple Discloses Security Encryption Flaw in iPhone, iPad, & Macs

Apple did not have a good weekend. They just disclosed a flaw in their implementation of SSL and TLS encryption that essentially is as bad as it gets. In their disclosure they said that “the software failed to validate the authenticity of the connection.” This vulnerability is a “fundamental bug in Apple’s SSL implementation” that…

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Founders of WhatsApp Still Carry BlackBerrys “for Texting”

Facebook went out of their minds last week with their $19 billion purchase of WhatsApp. That valuation came out of left field for most. Now we are hearing more about the founders of WhatsApp and their plans for the company. Lucas @N4BB noticed an interesting little tidbit in an article in the NYT about the…

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