RIM knows their holiday’s there’s no question about it. This latest accumulation of treats is geared towards Dad’s & Grad’s. And now is the perfect time for such a collection. We hope you love it!
“For busy dads and hard-working grads, RIM offers a complete selection of mobile tools to help them be more productive and have fun too.”
This season’s ultimate portable companions feature wireless music streaming, a multi-tasking tablet and numerous apps to boost productivity.
BlackBerry Music Gateway
Having the BlackBerry® Music Gateway, music savvy dads & grads can wirelessly stream tunes right to your home or car stereo from a BlackBerry smartphone, BlackBerry PlayBook tablet or a Bluetooth enabled device with just a tap to their NFC enabled BlackBerry or pairing via Bluetooth connectivity. They can sync their personal music library, purchase albums and songs from the BlackBerry Music Store or stream music from the many BlackBerry App World music apps like BBM Music, 7Digital Music Store, Slacker, Pandora, or Rdio for a rich multimedia experience. Once connected to the BlackBerry Music Gateway, they can control their selections from up to 30 feet away from the stereo, without missing a beat. The BlackBerry Music Gateway begins shipping in June and will be available on www.shopblackberry.com for US$49.99. Stay tuned for our full review coming soon.
The slim, sleek and ultra-portable BlackBerry PlayBook tablet fits snug in a jacket pocket and is powerful enough for the next adventure – whether keeping up with post-grad coursework, a new job or busy travel schedule. Equipped with enhanced communication tools built in, including calendar, contacts and messages, dads and grads will always be at the head of the class. The PlayBook’s high-performance multi-tasking capabilities make it easy to watch a movie, play a game, browse the web and stay on top of email all at the same time. There’s no limit when it comes to this beautiful tablet. Future updates have won developers over with it’s high compatibility and many services, with more on the way everyday!
3rd Party Apps & Games
The PlayBook’s ever-expanding app library offers many apps perfect for busy dads and grads like Evernote, which synchronizes notes, ideas and more from a BlackBerry to the Web or computer desktop.
With Blaq users get the ultimate Twitter experience. Multiple accounts, TweetMarker, full image support, view full conversations, mute users/keywords, custom design your favorite fonts, both orientations (landscape & portrait), LED light notifications, Toggle Real-Time streaming, multiple service support from Bit.ly, Img.ly, Yfrog, Twitter photo support, Klout scores, view full webpages/sites within Blaq, In-app support for all 211 embed.ly services (YouTube, Tumblr, Posterous, SoundCloud, etc.) – Full list here: http://api.embed.ly/ & so much more!
You can’t beat the fun with physics playing your PlayBook with Angry Birds Space. Always been a fan of the franchise? Or new user? Doesn’t matter, this game will not disappoint. The graphics and game-play are truly out-of-this-world! Once you beat it, you’ll want to go back and try your luck at getting 3 stars for every level. Or moreover getting the best high scores. Plus you won’t fling your last birds there. Rovio brings fresh new levels with more original content with every update. So stay tuned or get flying!
Plus the adventurous Machinarium is unlike anything you’ve seen on a portable screen before. In this full length adventure users take on the roll of a robot who was exiled as scrap metal. But really he’s a highly intelligent and intuitive tool with abilities unlike any other adventurer! Each game play screen is an awe-inspiring sculpture of beauty. With the best treat giving you access to things like plungers, puppies and pianos. You’ll collect piece of items to put together a gadget which will eventually take you to your next puzzle. Thought provoking and exceptional in every way. Dads and Grads will love this.
The latest BlackBerry 7 smartphones help dads and grads get more done in less time. From the compact user-friendly design of the BlackBerry Curve 9350/9360/9370 to the large 3.7 inch screens of the Torch 9850/9860, there’s truly something for everyone! Check out more in the BlackBerry 7 link!
Apps like BlackBerry Traffic ensure they’re not late for a job interview or family dinner by providing an estimated time of arrival, alternate routes and stress-free navigation. Sure there’s plenty of other navigation applications out there. But one thing you can count on with BlackBerry Traffic is it’s cost free! There’s no fees associated with using this service.
Just when you or your friends are too busy to call, the newly updated BBM quickly shares voice notes, messages, pictures and status updates, with the added benefit of knowing just when the message was read. Maybe not sure which app you need most? The mobile gifting platform allows BlackBerry users to gift apps to each other through BBM. We love BBM. And so will you if you don’t already. There’s truly no better instant messaging client than BBM!
Didn’t find everything you were looking for? That’s okay because RIM has plenty more in store and available now. Check out our links below to get directly into the best store only from BlackBerry!
BlackBerry App World: http://appworld.blackberry.com/webstore/
Shop BlackBerry Accessories: http://store.shopblackberry.com/