Research in Motion has announced the new BlackBerry App World 3.0 which claims to offer improved BlackBerry app experience for the users. The App World 3.0 is now available in the BlackBerry Beta Zone for all BlackBerry smartphone users.
The newly announced BlackBerry App World 3.0 offers a new user interface and store front that make discovering and downloading apps, games, and themes easier than before. BlackBerry users can now personalize their smartphones, find the latest games and entertainment and get apps to stay connected with their friends and family.
The new features include:-
Sleek new design – The BlackBerry App World experience has been enhanced to help users discover the latest and greatest apps and content. At the right on the BlackBerry App World home screen are rotating spotlight banners that show off the latest and exciting apps.
New channels – Whether it is apps, games or themes, each of them have their own channel such that users can easily access and get what they want faster.
My Account – My Account is a new addition to the BlackBerry App World 3.0 which makes managing BlackBerry ID and payment options easy with direct access to all account information from the home screen.
My World – My World provides users with a streamlined view of their apps and status in a glance. On top of that, users can also see which apps are installed and uninstalled, as well as manage subscription content and services. When new updates or subscription renewals are available for apps, users will be notified using push technology.
App social sharing – When a user finds an app that he or she enjoys a lot, the user can share it directly from the app details screen through BBM, Facebook, Twitter, email and SMS.
Evolved app details screen – Users can get a quick summary, check out reviews and star ratings, take a look at screenshots and more.
More search options – You can quickly find apps with a Search Bar that appeas on the storefront home screen and with search results presented across channels as well as My World. The Search Bars are also within each channel and users can choose to filter by app name, price, rating, newest, best match, or popularity.