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BlackBerry Community Wants Marquee Apps So Bad It’s Porting Them DIY-Style – And BlackBerry Doesn’t Approve

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http://techcrunch.com – BlackBerry’s platform has seen some big-name additions in the past couple of days. Unfortunately both came via sideloaded Android apps, likely created by the community using BlackBerry developer tools and the APKs of the Android apps in question. BlackBerry has made it very easy for any developer to port their Android titles to BB10 in around five to 10 minutes, but that means it’s easy for anyone motivated enough to do so as well. I spoke to BlackBerry’s VP of Developer Relations Alec Saunders about the recent surfacing of both an Instagram BAR file for sideloading on BB10 d (IT news)