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Great Way To Support Israel [Plant A Tree In Israel – BlackBerry App]

Planting a tree in Israel is the perfect way to show you care. You can plant trees for many different reasons and help green the land of Israel while sending a special gift to a friend or loved one. Plant trees for all of these occasions: birth, Bar or Bat Mitzvah, graduation, wedding, birthday, get-well wish,(…)


Megillat Esther For BlackBerry

Reading the Scroll of Esther (Megillat Esther) is the centerpiece of  the joyous holiday of Purim. Esther app for BlackBerry adds to your holiday experience by bringing you the entire Hebrew text of Esther, fully pointed (all vowels and cantillation marks) with a choice of eight fonts sizes and a verse-by-verse English translation. The Purim(…)


The Tehillim App For BlackBerry

The Tehillim app provides the full Hebrew text, with vowels and cantillation marks, of all 150 Psalms in the Hebrew Bible. It also includes the traditional Hebrew prayers recited before and after reading Psalms. The prayer said after reading Psalms offers an opportunity to remember those who are in need of healing. This app uses(…)


Tanach Bible And iBlessTorah Are Among The First Apps Approved For The New BlackBerry Models

Tanach Bible and iBlessTorah are among the first apps approved for the new BlackBerry models that were just released. Tanach Bible Browse, search and study the Hebrew Bible with Tanach Bible, the ideal study tool for the Hebrew and English Bible. Tanach Bible features crisp Hebrew text with precise placement of Hebrew vowels and cantillation(…)


The “The Times Of Israel” Is Now Optimized For Mobile Phone Devices

“The Times of Israel” is a popular English-language news website which covers “Israel, the region, and the Jewish people worldwide” according to that site’s nameplate. Its headquarters are in Jerusalem’s German Colony neighbourhood. “The Times of Israel” was launched in February 2012. Its founder and editor is David Horovitz, formerly of  The Jerusalem Post and The Jerusalem Report.  It receives financial support from Boston, Massachusetts-based Seth Klarman.  We(…)


Customer Service

How long does it take you, approximately, to reach the right extension while calling a service center? One minute if you know the “route” by heart, a few very long minutes if you actually need to listen to the never-ending list of possible extensions. An Israeli team had enough of waiting, listening to extension numbers(…)


Hebrew date scheduler for BlackBerry

Chochmah is the most comprehensive Hebrew date scheduler app available for your BlackBerry phone. With Chochmah you can: – Specify your exact location using your GPS, the BlackBerry Location Service, or a built-in table of over 1300 cities around the world. – Select from over 20 prayer time options observed by your community. – Schedule(…)


Hebrew e-reader for BlackBerry

PowerSefer is a Hebrew e-reader app designed specifically for seforim (traditional Jewish books). PowerSefer offers a large library of classic Jewish books, beautifully reset in crisp, clear modern typefaces, adjustable to any font size.  Collection includes rare and out-of-print books, adapted for easy electronic reading and learning. Seforim preserve the feel and format of traditional(…)


Siddurim for BlackBerry

A siddur is a Jewish prayer book, containing a set order of daily prayers. The earliest parts of Jewish prayer book are the Shema Yisrael (“Hear O Israel”) (Deuteronomy 6:4 et seq), and the Priestly Blessing (Numbers 6:24-26), which are in the Torah.  A set of eighteen (currently nineteen) blessings called the Shemoneh Esreh or the Amidah (Hebrew, “standing [prayer]”), is traditionally ascribed to(…)


Jewish Holidays – BlackBerry

Culturally diverse environments surround us in our day to day activities. Jewish Holidays allows you to easily become aware of important holidays for friends, co-workers and customers. They’ll be excited when you share in their holidays and appreciative when you schedule around them. Save one, several or all holidays to your BlackBerry® Calendar. Set it(…)


Gemara: Talmud Bavli for the BlackBerry

The Talmud is the basic compendium of Jewish law and thought.  Its tractates mainly comprise the discussions collectively known as the Gemara, which elucidate the germinal statements of law (mishnayot) collectively known as the Mishnah. Talmud Bavli is the edition developed in Babylonia, and edited at the end of the fifth century C.E. The Talmud is(…)


“Beacons on the Talmud’s Sea” for BlackBerry

Beacons on the Talmud’s Sea – Analyses of passages from the Talmud and issues in halachah, Adapted from the Works of the Lubavitcher Rebbe Rabbi Menachem M. Schneerson by Eliyahu Touger  – text of this book is published and copyright © by JewishContent.org In the world at large, the Rebbe is known for his visionary leadership(…)


“Days of Destiny” for BlackBerry

“Days of Destiny – the Jewish Year under a chassidic microscope” – text of this book is published and copyright © by JewishContent.org “Publisher’s Foreword These days are remembered and kept throughout every generation. (Esther 9:28) By remembering the events of the past we keep them alive every year. Jewish holidays do not just commemorate(…)


Sefirat HaOmer on BlackBerry

Tichnut.de have released a free Hebrew / Jewish Calendar for BlackBerry. This update allows you to use the program on 8800 and 8300 BlackBerry devices. There is no OTA install but you can get the desktop manager install at this link. The calendar program has the following features: Quick-jump function to the current system date, a(…)