Welcome to BlackBerry Java application development!

BlackBerry® Java® application development provides you with BlackBerry APIs that can help take your application to a new level of function and design. These APIs provide you access to rich media and other compelling technology that you can leverage to create engaging, visually complex, and stunning new apps that seamlessly connect to other apps as well as native BlackBerry applications.

You can use the BlackBerry APIs to create applications that perform the following functions:

Getting started

To get started with BlackBerry Java application development, refer to the following sections:

Categories Index: Read about the different categories of BlackBerry API packages. Find code snippets and overviews that you can use to get started developing applications for BlackBerry devices.

Packages Index: An index of all BlackBerry API packages.

What's new in BlackBerry Java application development 5.0

Version 5.0 provides an enhanced set of BlackBerry APIs that provide you with:

For a complete list of new features, visit www.blackberry.com/go/devguides to read the Feature and Technical Overview.

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