BlackBerry 10 launched amidst much fanfare. Unlike Android or Apple, BlackBerry app world is a little lacking in apps. However, if recent statistics are anything to go by, BlackBerry app world sees a large amount of paid app downloads. Busting all myths to the contrary, an estimated 13% of BlackBerry app developers make over a $100,000. This statistic is testament to the claims by BlackBerry’s executives that BlackBerry has the best meaningful and user relevant apps.
BlackBerry World offers myriads of applications for its users. The state of confusion regarding which apps is ideal for download is quite common. We attempt to bring to you the best 10 paid apps in the BlackBerry app world. Given below is a list of paid apps that make using your BlackBerry 10 phone a delight.
• Stocks: This app is a well designed app with the tag of ‘built-for-BlackBerry’. It has been put through the grind by BlackBerry before being released into the app world for an enriched performance. For $2.99 you can monitor your portfolios and favorite stock options after hours as well as real time. It supports about 20 different stock exchanges worldwide and obtains information pertaining to current stock price as well as stock charts.
• IM+ PRO: Imagine having all your Instant Messaging services in one place. IM+ Pro makes this a reality. You can now use Skype, Facebook, GTalk, Yahoo and other such IM services just by opening IM+ Pro. IM+ pro is a new wave in communication. Own this new dimension in communication for just $4.99 only.
• gNewsReader: BlackBerry 10 now has its very own Google reader client. gNewsReader is an app that can be used to operate the popular Google reader along with other news websites. Newsblur.com and other additional websites may be added on to this service. Available in the BlackBerry app world for only $0.99.
• Podcasts: A dedicated podcast manager app for BlackBerry 10. Listen to your favorite video and audio podcasts for only $1.99. Bring all your favorite RSS feeds to your BlackBerry device.
• Book Reader: Book Reader app allows you to read and manage Books for your BlackBerry phone or Playbook tablet device. Supports multiple formats like ePub, TXT, CHM and MOBI (kindle). Available for only $0.99.
• Saylt: Another built-for-BlackBerry app, Saylt is a complete personal assistant for your BlackBerry device. Anything you want, just speak out loud and Saylt will make it happen. For only $.3.99, get the best Voice recognition and personal assistance application.
• MyAccountant: Available for $0.99, you can now manage your own personal expenses with the MyAccountant app. Tap in the details of your income and expenses and plan your budget for the month to come. Summary of statistics gives you detailed reports of the expenses incurred in the past month.
• PlayCloud10: PlayCloud is essentially a file manager. With an integrated cloud service, you can now manage your files from the cloud service using your own BlackBerry device. Supports most major cloud services.
ReadItNow!: The simple pocket client for only $1.99 is a great asset to your BlackBerry device. Surfing is a tiresome task; you can use this app to save your content on your BlackBerry device for reading later on. The saved web content is devoid of any annoying commercials or other such breaks.
• Paper Camera: The world looks a lot different with the Paper Camera effects. Add real time painting and cartoon effects to your camera feed. Cartoon your world for only $1.99.