Tag Archives: Porting

Android on BlackBerry? So Crazy it Just Might Work!


The rumour, reported first by BGR and also covered by BlackBerry Cool, that the Playbook (and presumably future QNX-based devices) could use the Dalvik Java VM to support Java applications and games, is very intriguing. Ultimately, this could mean that … Continue reading

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Fragmentation is REQUIRED for mass market success


Name the examples of successful products or product categories that obtained that success by giving consumers only one or two options to purchase. Seriously, think about it for a minute. What mass-market products do you buy where you only have … Continue reading

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Buffering Solutions on BlackBerry, Part 4 (Case Study: Worms A Space Oddity)


Worms: A Space Oddity A classic hit computer game originally created by Team 17 was brought to the mobile world by THQ. The beauty of Worms comes not just from the gameplay but from the fun graphics and animations as … Continue reading

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The first branded BlackBerry game: Frogger


Frogger was the very first game Magmic ported to BlackBerry that was not originally designed and developed by Magmic. It was also the first one I did and it may have been the first branded J2ME game ported to BlackBerry. … Continue reading

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