Weather you are looking for a movie ticket, a restaurant to lunch or an answer on Wikipedia, mobile apps come in handy to do some quick search and provide the information that you are looking for. Some of the apps lets you search Google or Yahoo and some of them let you look for a favorite lunch spot. Here are 10 Blackberry Apps that make your search easy and help you search better.
1. Wikipedia for BlackBerry
Wikipedia is the place where all go for when we look for answers. This simple app for BlackBerry is an effective doorway to Wikipedia.com. The replicated search interface will help you feel right at home by quickly grabbing and displaying your search results in your phone’s default browser. You can download the software from here.
2. Google Mobile App for BlackBerry
Google Mobile App is primarily a search app that also serves as a portal to other Google Web apps. It has a search bar, with a string of icons lined up along the top. You an clik these icons to download or launch native Google apps like Gmail and maps, or to jump to mobile Web sites. You can download the software here.
3. Vlingo for BlackBerry
This voice-transcription application does more than search the Web or place a call in response to your spoken command. Vlingo lets you to search Google or Yahoo and update your Facebook and Twitter status. Using the voice-transcription, you can also launch applications, write notes and verbally compose a text or e-mail message. You can download the software here.
4. Yelp for BlackBerry
Yelp for BlackBerry is a first attempt to get Yelp.com’s core review-reading features on BlackBerry phones. It lets you browse or search for listings, or access your recent searches. It helps to find a lunch spot, map it using Bing (movable) maps, and scan reviews for recommended entrees. Also, you’ll be able to view photos, launch the Web site, and call the number. You can download the software here.
5. Boopsie for Blackberry
Through way of different “channels”, Boopsie lets you intelligently search for content or articles on sites like IMDB, Wikipedia, Amazon and more. Using the application, you can pull up your favorite channel and then search for content on it and live results will appear on your screen for the content you selected. You can download Boopsie from your Blackberry’s browser by going here.
6. Blackberry Appworld
If you want to keep track of the apps that are out there for your Blackberry, then this Appworld is a must. Appworld allows you to browse through a wide variety of many other Blackberry apps and download and install them on the spot from the application. Many different developers contribute their applications to the library that’s available for download.You can download Appworld from your Blackberry’s browser here
7. Movies by Flixster – for Blackberry
It was a top movie app for Facebook and now its for BlackBerry also. It gets details for the top box office movies, lets you browse the DVD catalog of over 50,000 movies and watch high quality trailers. You can also read reviews from Rotten Tomatoes and view theater info with maps, phone number, ticket info and show times for theaters in the USA, UK or Canada. You can download the software here.
8. XENOZU YouTube player for Blackberry
With XENOZU YouTube player for BlackBerry, you can stay in touch with your favorite videos while on the go. The videos are categorized by Featured, Most Viewed, Most Recent, Top Rated, plus you can search for the videos of your choice. You can also bookmark a video, view the history of the videos you have watched and get additional video details. You an download the software here.
9. ebay for Blackberry
Stay on top of your eBay activities with the help of eBay for BlackBerry. It is designed to let you keep track of auctions without being tied to your computer. You an search, watch, bid and buy from virtually anywhere. Some of its key features include real-time home screen notifications of bids, calendar reminders and email notifications for auction end dates and it is compatible with PayPal. You can download the software here.
10. Poynt for Blackberry
Use Poynt to find people, businesses, movie theatres, retailers and restaurants near you. Poynt uses GPS or cell-site locations to pinpoint you and quickly deliver the information you need whenever and wherever you need it. It lets you find phone numbers and connect with one click, browse websites and map directions, plan a night out i.e book movie tickets and dinner reservations, add it to your calendar and invite your friends. Poynt is free and available in Canada, the United States, Germany, the United Kingdom, and now in France, Italy and Spain. Download the software from here.