Saturday, May 22, 2010

Shortcuts And New Features Of Twitter For Blackberry

Well, adieu to all the Twitter client for Blackberry. Twitter pushed a new update for its client for Blackberry couple of days back

Features Added :

  • Quote tweets (edit ReTweets)
  • Auto complete for @ usernames
  • Additional photo viewing support for Yfrog and PhotoTweet
  • View Geotagged Tweets
  • Personal Info Guard
  • Hotkeys for navigation
  • Go to users

HotKeys :
  1. While in a message list, hit "R" to Reply to the message sender

  2. While in a message list, hit "L" to Reply to the message sender and any other Twitter users mentioned by the sender with an "@" symbol, i.e., "reply all"

  3. While in a message list, click "C" to send a Direct Message to the Twitter user you highlighted

  4. While in a message list, tap "T" to jump all the way to the top

  5. While in a message list, tap "B" to jump all the way to the bottom

  6. While in a message list, highlight a specific users' "tweet" and click "F" to repost, or "Retweet" that message to your followers

  7. In a message list, tap the Space Bar at any time to "page down," or jump a page-length down your Twitter feed.

  8. In a message list, hold down either your Right Shift or Left Shift key--the buttons with upward-pointing arrows--and tap the Space Bar at any time to "page up," or jump a page-length up your Twitter feed.

Friday, May 7, 2010

Become A Pro BlackBerry User With Shortcuts


Typing Shortcuts


To insert a period, press the Space key twice. The next letter will be capitalized
To capitalize a letter, hold the letter key till the letter gets capitalized
Alt + Left Shift - NUM Lock
Alt + Right Shift - CAPS Lock
To turn off NUM lock or CAP lock, press the Shift key
To insert an (@) or a (.) in an email address bar, press the Space key
To highlight a line of text, press the Shift key and hover the trackpad
To highlight text character by character, hold the Shift key and hover the trackpad left or right
To cut highlighted text when typing, press the Shift + Backspace key
To copy highlighted text when typing, press the Alt key and click the trackpad
To paste highlighted text when typing, press the Shift key and click the trackpad



Default application shortcuts

W - WAP Browser
R - Alarm
T - Tasks
U - Calculator
O - Options
A - Address Book
S - Search
D - Notes
F - Profiles
H - Help
K - Lock keypad
L - Calendar
M - Messages
B - Browser
N - BlackBerry Messenger
V - Saved messages
C - Compose

Note: To use the above shortcuts, you must have Dial From Home Screen set to "Off". (Phone > Options > General Options).

BlackBerry Bold 9700 OS 5.0.0.656 leak

New blackberry OS was leaked for Bold 9700 yesterday , i have installed it and the OS looks stable but eats battery . information via bbleaks.com

Disclaimer : You may brick your phone attempting to install OS. this blog will not be responsible for any kind of damage done by the OS Install at your own risk.



Future BlackBerry Wall Chargers

RIM looks really charged up this year , they recently announced the Pearl 3G and Bold 9650 but checkout what's new with Blackberry charger, its a brand new stylish wall charger that was not told in WES 10 . BlackBerry is behind Apple this is clearly noted in BlackBerry 6.