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The Independent and London Evening Standard launch apps for BlackBerry 10


By Ishbel Macleod, PR and social media consultant

January 31, 2013 | 1 min read

The Independent and London Evening Standard have announced the launch of new apps for the Blackberry 10.

The apps for the new smartphone, which launched yesterday, allow users to see the latest in news, sport, comment and lifestyle; as well as being able to share stories through BBM, Twitter and Facebook.

Zach Leonard, MD for digital at The Independent, i and London Evening Standard, said: “Blackberry is an important channel for our smartphone app range – and Blackberry10 raises the bar in terms of user engagement and experience in navigation, sharing, and readability. We’re thrilled to be a Blackberry10 launch partner and to extend this to our loyal users and advertisers as a best in class platform.”

This comes as the Guardian also announces the launch of a new app for the Blackberry 10, which will allow users to catch up on news, watch videos and listen to podcasts.

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