BlackBerry : Free Apps

All the best BlackBerry apps reviewed, rated and ready for download.

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Sky News

Sky News

Get the latest news on your BlackBerry

4
2

FREE

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Turtle Eggs

Turtle Eggs

The same block-moving game you’ve played a million times. But with turtles.

3
3

FREE

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Foodspotting

Foodspotting

Tell others about delicious food without boring them

4
2

FREE

4
Zombie Attack

Zombie Attack

Angry Zombies? Do zombies feel emotions other than ‘Braaaains’?

3
2

FREE

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Bubble Birds 2

Bubble Birds 2

Once you pop, you can probably bring yourself to stop, actually

3
3

FREE

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Bubble Gum Air

Bubble Gum Air

Take a monkey through the air… Fly, my pretty, fly!

3
3

FREE

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Bugs Traffic
3
2

FREE

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Photo Distortions

Photo Distortions

No filters, but some other fun ways to tweak your photos

3
2

FREE

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Crazy Diving

Crazy Diving

Dive into this simple time-waster

4
3

FREE

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Deezer

Deezer

Is the best music-streaming service of them all

4
2

FREE

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vouchercloud

vouchercloud

Want stuff to be cheaper? Have a BlackBerry? Get this

4
2

FREE

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Beat the Intro

Beat the Intro

A music game that presents little challenge

3
2

FREE

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Photo Studio

Photo Studio

Tweak and improve your photos with this free app

4
2

FREE

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OpenTable

OpenTable

Find a good place to eat, provided the information is there

3
2

FREE

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Moo Math Lite

Moo Math Lite

A math tutor that doesn’t know its sums

1
2

FREE

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BlackBerry Protect

BlackBerry Protect

Track your phone and back up data with this essential service

5
3

FREE

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Poynt

Poynt

Poynt gets you local information, but not enough information

3
2

FREE

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Koora

Koora

Keep it simple to track football scores with this free app

3
2

FREE

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Angry Worm

Angry Worm

A funky update of Snake, but it has its problem

2
2

FREE

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TweetCaster for Twitter

TweetCaster for Twitter

A clever Twitter app designed with BlackBerry users in mind

4
2

FREE

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Goal Mobile

Goal Mobile

Is this football news and updates app a late winner, an own goal, or an equally terrible football analogue?

3
3

FREE

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Kobo

Kobo

So it turns out people might use an ebook store other than Kindle. Should they?

3
2

FREE

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Dark Galaxy

Dark Galaxy

Battling for the future in binary form. Which is probably accurate

2
2

FREE

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Auto Express

Auto Express

Get car news, if you can battle your way through the permissions

2
3

FREE

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PCWorld for BlackBerry

PCWorld for BlackBerry

Catch up with the tech news and reviews site on your BlackBerry

4
2

FREE

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Crazy Survival Free

Crazy Survival Free

You need to survive, and things get really quite crazy. Simple

4
2

FREE

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Cube Rush XXL

Cube Rush XXL

Clear some cubes. Earn some points. Have some fun

4
3

FREE

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UberSocial

UberSocial

It’s lost Twitter from its name, but this is still for hardcore 14-character writers

4
3

FREE

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Avatar Builder

Avatar Builder

Make little versions of yourself. No, not in the fun way

3
2

FREE

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Forces of War

Forces of War

When making war is like seeing the Matrix

2
3

FREE

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Who Is It – LED Light Alerts for Contacts
4
1

FREE

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Screen Shot FREE

Screen Shot FREE

No watermarks, no fussing, no cost – too good to be true?

4
2

FREE

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Dots

Dots

Bring back the heady days of messing around in Maths with this simple game

3
2

FREE

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Dear Diary

Dear Diary

Dear Diary, I won’t waste any more time on you

2
2

FREE

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Free Solitaire

Free Solitaire

Play alone, but at least you don’t have to pay

2
2

FREE

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XE Currency

XE Currency

A simple but effective tool for travellers and business types

5
3

FREE

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Wired News

Wired News

Get the Wired tech news on your BlackBerry

4
2

FREE

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Dictionary and Thesaurus – Dictionary.com
4
2

FREE

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FallDown

FallDown

A game of falling and failing. In that order

3
2

FREE

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The Independent

The Independent

Get the newspaper’s latest news and opinion

4
2

FREE

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BeamExplorer File Manager

BeamExplorer File Manager

A handy file explorer, but not an essential one

4
2

FREE

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Photo Editor Ultimate Free

Photo Editor Ultimate Free

A photo tweaking app with some very handy features

4
2

FREE

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Memory

Memory

A slick memory and learning game for kids

4
2

FREE

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Battles UNLIMITED

Battles UNLIMITED

The classic game of luck and/or strategy

4
2

FREE

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MultiAlarms

MultiAlarms

An alarm app that isn’t as simple as it means to be

3
2

FREE

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Battery Watch – Free Power Consumption Monitor

Battery Watch – Free Power Consumption Monitor

Keep an eye on your battery level with this slick app

4
2

FREE

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Free Chess

Free Chess

A free chess game, with difficulty levels, multiplayer and puzzles

4
2

FREE

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timr – Time and Milege Tracker

timr – Time and Milege Tracker

Keep track of project working time with this handy client

4
2

FREE

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myTasks

myTasks

Stay on top of your projects with this useful tool

4
2

FREE

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The River Test – Free

The River Test – Free

Solve a puzzle and then fail to beat children

4
2

FREE

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Bubble Boom

Bubble Boom

Lose yourself in some nice relaxing bubbles

4
2

FREE

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Amazon MP3

Amazon MP3

Who needs iTunes when you have Amazon around?

4
2

FREE

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Bubble Birds

Bubble Birds

Bubble Shooter gets a bird-brained update

3
2

FREE

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TuneIn Radio

TuneIn Radio

Get a world of internet radio on your BlackBerry

4
2

FREE

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PixTrix

PixTrix

Is this the BlackBerry answer to instagram

3
2

FREE

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SugarSync

SugarSync

See your files on the go and upload to your folders

4
2

FREE

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Trainline Tickets

Trainline Tickets

Make sense of the rails with this brilliantly laid-out app

5
2

FREE

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BlackBerry Superstore
4
2

FREE

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Sky Sports Score Centre

Sky Sports Score Centre

Forget messaging and work – catch up on the important things

4
2

FREE

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Ka-Glom

Ka-Glom

Dr Robotnik’s Mean BOOM Machine (well, sort of…)

3
2

FREE

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The Weather Channel

The Weather Channel

Get the weather, but don’t trust it for anything else

2
2

FREE

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Dropbox

Dropbox

Dropbox’s platform domaination continues unabated

5
2

FREE

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Seesmic

Seesmic

Post to Twitter and other social networks with this handy client

4
2

FREE

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Bubble Burst Free

Bubble Burst Free

If you get weepy about burst bubbles, best steer clear

4
2

FREE

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Rate your day

Rate your day

“Darling, how was your day” said the app.

3
2

FREE

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Weather Eye

Weather Eye

Keep up with the weather in your region

1
2

FREE

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BeZombied

BeZombied

A fun take on the classic game

4
2

FREE

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5001 Amazing Facts
4
3

FREE

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Scanlife

Scanlife

Scan barcodes to compare prices

1
2

FREE

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iTookThisOnMyPhone

iTookThisOnMyPhone

Uploading pictures to a number of clouds

3
2

FREE

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Buzzd

Buzzd

Get the inside scoop on what’s happening around you

3
2

FREE

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Copter

Copter

Free time wasting for all

4
2

FREE

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Tube Map

Tube Map

The Underground now fits in your back pocket

4
3

FREE

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Emergency I.C.E

Emergency I.C.E

Helping out the nice ambulance people

3
3

FREE

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TubeBuddy

TubeBuddy

Keep on top of tube departures and delays with this simple app

4
2

FREE

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Nimbuzz

Nimbuzz

Putting all your IMs in one basket

3
3

FREE

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MiRoamer

MiRoamer

Tune into a world of internet radio

5
2

FREE

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Call Time Tracker by Momentum

Call Time Tracker by Momentum

Find out how much you’re really working

4
2

FREE

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Paper Theme
3
2

FREE

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Flickr

Flickr

An unobtrusive way to share pics

3
2

FREE

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Bible

Bible

And you were looking for an app and you saw this one, and it was good

5
2

FREE

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British Airways

British Airways

Only love to fly with BA? This is the app for you

4
2

FREE

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Ibiza Rocks

Ibiza Rocks

A relatively useful guide to nights out in Ibiza

3
2

FREE

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MiCoach
5
2

FREE

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Number Cruncher
5
3

FREE

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Formula1.com 2011
4
2

FREE

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Dilbert Calendar

Dilbert Calendar

Do you really need to spice up your calendar this month?

2
2

FREE

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Screen Muncher
5
3

FREE

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Qype
4
2

FREE

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Gems XXL

Gems XXL

Totally original and new… wait, what’s Bejeweled?

4
2

FREE

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TuneWiki
4
2

FREE

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eBay
3
2

FREE

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Hangman

Hangman

Killing a cartoon man through your own idiocy

4
2

FREE

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Pixelated

Pixelated

The resurrection of another classic game

4
2

FREE

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7 Digital
4
2

FREE

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White Noise

White Noise

Noises to help you get to sleep – we’re not sure how it works either

3
2

FREE

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South Africa on BlackBerry

South Africa on BlackBerry

The official World Cup app is jam packed with footie features

3
2

FREE

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WC2010
3
2

FREE

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ScoreMobileFC
2
2

FREE

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England Football Theme

England Football Theme

Show your support this World Cup with a patriotic theme

4
2

FREE

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HulloMail
4
2

FREE

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Time Mobile

Time Mobile

Constantly updated reporting available on your BlackBerry

4
2

FREE

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crunchSMS

crunchSMS

Ever wanted your BlackBerry to look more like an iPhone?

3
2

FREE

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Player for YouTube
3
2

FREE

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SCOTTY mobil

SCOTTY mobil

Tracking your route across Europe in an apparently easy way

2
2

FREE

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Kayak

Kayak

Need to change flights or hotel quickly at the drop of a hat?

4
2

FREE

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Shoot it!

Shoot it!

Take a picture; make a postcard – with one simple click

3
2

FREE

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Snaptu

Snaptu

Save some space on your BlackBerry by combining many apps into one

4
2

FREE

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Smap

Smap

Free GPS tracking for your run with easy web uploading

3
2

FREE

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Windows Live Messenger

Windows Live Messenger

Integrate Windows Live Messenger into your BlackBerry with this free application

4
2

FREE

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BBC iPlayer

BBC iPlayer

A simple link from the BBC to let you watch all its on-demand programming via the specially designed website

4
2

FREE

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Urban Spoon

Urban Spoon

Spinning wheels to help you work out where to go for dinner – simple and effective, just the way applications are supposed to be

5
2

FREE

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TripIt Travel Organiser

TripIt Travel Organiser

Stop getting yourself in a muddle when travelling abroad by letting the automated TripIt service do all the work for you

5
2

FREE

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BlackBerry Messenger

BlackBerry Messenger

One of the most popular applications ever from BlackBerry used by countless people everywhere

5
2

FREE

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Facebook

Facebook

Get the full power of Facebook easily on your BlackBerry

5
2

FREE

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WeatherBug

WeatherBug

A very detailed weather application that works the world over with a huge amount of information on offer

5
2

FREE

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Poynt

Poynt

Using location data, search to find businesses, entertainment and information about your surrounding area

4
2

FREE

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TrainTimes

TrainTimes

Looking for a train? Want to know the time? The TrainTimes is the app for you

4
2

FREE

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FancyTran

FancyTran

Get all fancy and translate-y with the latest application from FancyTran

4
3

FREE

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Blocked Traffic Free

Blocked Traffic Free

The free version of the popular logic game is a real gem

4
2

FREE

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Daily Horoscope

Daily Horoscope

Mystic Meg doesn’t have a prayer when there are free apps like this one around

4
2

FREE

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Google Talk
3
2

FREE

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Movies

Movies

If you’re into the latest movies, it’s always handy to have an application that’s got the inside scoop on what’s coming up

3
2

FREE

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Octopuzzle

Octopuzzle

One of the very few completely free games on the App World, this title offers over 20 ‘challenging’ levels

3
2

FREE

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Baby GO!

Baby GO!

Baby GO! turns your BlackBerry into a toy for 0-2 year olds, locking it down so no vital information can be accessed and damaged

3
2

FREE

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Tube Map

Tube Map

Why faff about with paper leaflets when you can use an advanced and interactive tube map instead?

3
2

FREE

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Animated Screensavers

Animated Screensavers

Turn your BlackBerry into an old school PC with this range of screensavers

3
2

FREE

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MobileGlobe

MobileGlobe

Save yourself some money by phoning through this service when abroad

2
2

FREE

135
Xenozu

Xenozu

Stealing the best of YouTube on your BlackBerry and offering it up in a tidy package

2
2

FREE

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Navita Translator

Navita Translator

Basic translation software that does exactly what is says on the tin – turns words into other words

2
2

FREE

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BiM Active

BiM Active

Designed for those with a love of the outdoors, this application helps you to keep track of all the exercise you are (or should) be doing

5
2

FREE

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UberTwitter

UberTwitter

For the control freak Twitter user, this is a super powerful application that will help you manage your social networking life

5
2

FREE

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OurGroceries

OurGroceries

An easy way to share shopping lists with the family when you’re out and about

4
2

FREE

140
Twitter for BlackBerry

Twitter for BlackBerry

Twittering for the BlackBerry finally gets an official overhaul to offer up all the basic functions on your BB

4
2

FREE

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Wordpress for BlackBerry

Wordpress for BlackBerry

The application from the blogger on the go who likes to use the BB keyboard to tap out some thoughts

4
2

FREE

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AP Mobile

AP Mobile

The world’s news ported directly to your mobile phone from one of the largest sources

4
2

FREE

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ScoreMobile for BlackBerry

ScoreMobile for BlackBerry

Primarily a US application, ScoreMobile offers a plethora of updates on all manner of sporting competitions

3
2

FREE

145
Wallet

Wallet

Designed for BlackBerry smartphones, BlackBerry Wallet helps make mobile online purchasing faster and easier.

3
3

FREE

146
Y! Finance

Y! Finance

The official application from one of the top free portfolio trackers on the web makes its way over to the BlackBerry platform

3
2

FREE

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PayPal

PayPal

The official application of the e-payment website, this app lets you keep a track of all your spending online through the service

3
2

FREE

148
Thomson Reuters News Pro

Thomson Reuters News Pro

Another app from a heavyweight news source designed to keep your BlackBerry up to date at all times

3
2

FREE

149
Bloomberg Mobile

Bloomberg Mobile

This gives you breaking news on the world’s financial markets

3
2

FREE

150
WorldNews

WorldNews

Another news application to throw into the mix, which aggregates content from other services

3
3

FREE

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Gwabbit

Gwabbit

Add email contact details into your address book quickly and easily with this app

3
2

FREE

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Shopper

Shopper

Shopping until your drop? Perhaps you need an application that can help streamline your efforts

2
2

FREE

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Frugalytics Shopping for Smart People

Frugalytics Shopping for Smart People

A US-centric product searcher that allows you to easily compare prices from a number of sources.

2
2

FREE

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Playit4Ward

Playit4Ward

An application that calls itself a portal for ‘the bleeding edge of technology’. It provides info when looking on the latest gadgets

2
2

FREE

155
GyPsii

GyPsii

Log in and create places based around people, locations, photos and more

2
2

FREE

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Zara

Zara

Check out the latest Zara fashions as they arrive in every week

1
2

FREE

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Goal  Mobile

Goal Mobile

For the football aficionado who wants to keep track of the beautiful game

4
2

FREE