Five great apps for Women’s Day

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We all know that balancing the demands of a hectic social, work and personal life can become rather frustrating. With Women’s Day just around the corner, download these great apps from the BlackBerry App World to boost your health and assist with your busy lifestyle.

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Calorie Counter by FatSecret

The essential app to find nutritional info for the food you eat and to keep track of your meals, exercise and weight. For more information go to:

Healthy Recipes

Lose weight and save money cooking at home with this selection of 200,000 delicious recipes from SparkRecipes. For more information go to:


Evernote turns your BlackBerry smartphone into an extension of your brain. This award-winning app lets you remember and recall anything that happens in your life. From notes and ideas to snapshots and recordings, put it all into Evernote and watch as everything instantly synchronises from your BlackBerry smartphone to your Apple Mac or Windows desktop. For more information go to:


Lister is the perfect tool for any multi-tasking woman. It’s a simple, easy to use application that allows you to create and manage multiple lists at once.  For more information go to:

BlackBerry Travel

BlackBerry Travel makes it easy to plan, book, manage and share your travel activities. Find flight schedules and great hotel options, all right from your BlackBerry smartphone. The automatic trip scanning feature will automatically recognise itineraries that are emailed to you and push them to your BlackBerry smartphone – no matter where you booked.  For more information go to:

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