BlackBerry App World launched in UAE

A local service provider has launched BlackBerry App World for its smartphone customers in the UAE.

Last Updated: May 09, 2011, 09:37 AM IST

Dubai: A local service provider has launched BlackBerry App World for its smartphone customers in the UAE.
Users can now discover, download and enjoy a wide range of mobile applications for their BlackBerry smartphone in a variety of categories including entertainment, games, IM and social networking, news, weather and productivity, the UAE`s integrated telecom service provider Du said.

The store is available for all BlackBerry smartphones with a trackball, trackpad or touch screen running BlackBerry OS (device software) 4.2 or higher.

BlackBerry App World can be accessed over both Wi-Fi and mobile phone networks and automatically presents customers with the relevant catalog of applications available for their specific BlackBerry smartphone model, it said.

BlackBerry App World showcases many applications on its front page, selected by a combination of country, carrier, device, OS so customers only see apps that are relevant to them.

PTI