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BlackBerry Apps for the Holidays
      #35372 - 12/09/09 08:26 PM

Whether you need help organizing, planning or shopping, BlackBerry has an app to help you accomplish your goals this holiday season. Here are some of these apps for the BlackBerry smartphones:

Get Organized

Too much on your plate? Between gift shopping lists, grocery lists and holiday party plans, everyone can use some help. Every Day Lists is an easy-to-use list maker for all your list needs. (Holiday sale ? only $1.99)

Shopping Saviors

Money tight around the holidays? Frugalytics is here to help make sure you get the best deal. Frugalytics is comparison shopping anytime, anywhere. Before you purchase your next big gift, use Frugalytics to ensure you're getting the best price. (Free)

Trying to be a thrifty, savvy shopper this season? Shopago streams deals, promotions, and events from local and national companies. Shopago also allows users to browse by categories, create "wish lists" for certain products, and follow specific companies to always have the latest deals and promotions at their fingertips. (Free)

Don?t have time to make it to the mall? Use the eBay app to stay on top of your eBay activities! It?s designed to let you keep track of your auctions without being tied to your computer ? Search, watch, bid and buy from just about anywhere. (Free)

Holiday fun

Trying to get into the spirit with some Christmas tunes? The Christmas Music App gives you more Holiday music than you can stuff in a stocking. You?ll find everything from Christmas classics to R&B jingles to Country Christmas songs. ($2.99)

Don?t have the time or energy to write all those holiday cards out this year? With Hallmark Mobile Greetings you can connect and send instant wishes to the special people in your life. (App is free; $0.99 a card)

Worried about holiday weight gain? Don?t stress?

With Calorie Counter by FatSecret you can find the nutritional info for the food you eat and keep track of your meals, exercise and weight for free. Counting cals has never been so easy!

Can?t fit a trip to the gym in with you?re busy schedule? FitDeck Mobile helps you get fit and stay fit with a simple, effective workout that you can do anywhere you carry your mobile phone ? at the office, on the road, at home, or at the beach ? wherever you spend your holiday! ($7.99)

To Grandmother?s House You Go...

Be sure not to get lost. TeleNav GPS Navigator turns your BlackBerry into a handheld navigation device. Test it out this holiday season with a free 30-day trial.

Entertain the kids on the way. Baby GO! is geared for the 0-2 year old in your life. Your little one will love pressing the keys, seeing colorful letter blocks dance around the screen and hearing the letter being pronounced. GT ConnectFour is the online version of the classic game. Play against real people around the world and win GT$ virtual money! Both games are free.

Practice driving safely with the BlackBerry Bluetooth Headset HS-500. It fits comfortably in the ear, allowing you to keep in touch on your BlackBerry (or other Bluetooth enabled phone) while keeping both hands free to pay a toll, sip your coffee and most importantly, steer the car!

Stay Connected
With BlackBerry Messenger 5.0, you can stay in touch and share pictures with those who you can?t be with. Use the Group functionality, to plan your holiday event and share calendars. (Free)

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