11-17-11 02:31 PM
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  1. hervens's Avatar
    I'm working on an epic update for an app that I already have on the BlackBerry app world.

    However, this app will only work on BlackBerry os versions 7, so I can't test it properly on the old curve that I already have.

    The task is super simple. It's really just installing the app and telling me if you like it, and if something works or not, and maybe take a screenshot or 2

    Once we're finished, Ill send you $10 in your paypal account for your efforts, + you get a $2.99 app for free

    And please, this is really important for me

    Thank you so much for all the interest.
    For the moment, I have all the testers I need. I'm going to do some work on the app from the feedback I've received and maybe look for more beta testers for a final test once the app is ready to be launched and published.
    And btw, If I sent you a link to the app and you haven't replied to me yet, I'm still waiting for your feedback
    Last edited by hervens; 11-11-11 at 06:19 PM.
    11-11-11 02:54 PM
  2. Phill_UK's Avatar
    That's a generous offer, but why don't you just test it yourself on the simulator?

    And any clue to what the app actually is/does?

    Posted from my CrackBerry at wapforums.crackberry.com
    11-11-11 03:03 PM
  3. Fnord's Avatar
    I 2nd that. Can we know what the app is before we commit?
    11-11-11 03:08 PM
  4. hervens's Avatar
    I cant test it on the simulator because the app uses the device's accelerometer, which is hard to test with just the simulator

    I didn't want to mention the name of the app, because I didn't want this page to appear on google, but if you must know, you can check out the current app on the BB world.
    Buy Advanced Ruler for BlackBerry - Download Advanced Ruler for BlackBerry - Buy Apps from BlackBerry App World

    And the epic update I was talking about is camera integration. That's right, with this update, on top of the standard ruler, you'll be able to use the device's camera to measure distances, if you have os version 7.

    So I basically just need someone to tell me whether or not the distance being returned is accurate
    11-11-11 03:40 PM
  5. Brandon_oma692's Avatar
    Sure I will help. what do I need to get the app? I have a 9930.

    Posted from my CrackBerry at wapforums.crackberry.com
    Last edited by Brandon_oma692; 11-11-11 at 04:03 PM.
    11-11-11 04:01 PM
  6. nomi1978's Avatar
    Sure I will test it as well. I have a 9810 and 9900. I can test it on either one.

    Posted from my CrackBerry at wapforums.crackberry.com
    11-11-11 04:19 PM
  7. rrrebo's Avatar
    I'd love to test this. 9900
    11-11-11 04:22 PM
  8. hervens's Avatar
    WOW!, I'm so glad I came here. I spent the whole week looking for friends who has the new BlackBerry, with no luck, and wandering whether or not it's worth spending $500 on a new BlackBerry just to test an app for like 5 minutes.

    Thanks A lot guys.
    If you still want to try out the app, just send me a pm and ill give you the app for free, but no more $10..
    11-11-11 04:24 PM
  9. balenax's Avatar
    i am interested in testing your app, 9900 here. handy for me too, since i am planning some changes in my house

    le: no 10 usd for me either, will do it for the fun and the free app
    Last edited by balenax; 11-11-11 at 05:47 PM.
    11-11-11 04:25 PM
  10. mssca's Avatar
    I will test it... No I don't need the $10 as long as I get this app for free
    11-11-11 04:36 PM
  11. hervens's Avatar
    Ok, I sent a pm with the install link to everyone who posted on here.

    Check your inbox's and tell me what you think
    11-11-11 04:43 PM
  12. Brandon_oma692's Avatar
    Just did one quick test and was accurate. I will post up a detailed test tonight. Be sure to put the correct heighth you will be hding the phone at.

    Posted from my CrackBerry at wapforums.crackberry.com
    11-11-11 04:55 PM
  13. hervens's Avatar
    Hey Brandon!
    Thanks a lot

    Great idea, about putting in the height of the phone. I'm going to add that right now
    11-11-11 04:57 PM
  14. J.Bell's Avatar
    I was checkng this app out the other day and wondered how good it would be. I would love to help test. Adding the camera is a great idea.

    Posted from my CrackBerry at wapforums.crackberry.com
    11-11-11 05:02 PM
  15. daveshiz's Avatar
    would love to try it but you keep yer 1o bucks !!
    11-11-11 05:06 PM
  16. mpagano37's Avatar
    I will test. Also, keep your $10.

    Posted from my CrackBerry at wapforums.crackberry.com
    11-11-11 05:14 PM
  17. h123123's Avatar
    Pretty cool concept utilizing the camera!!
    I'm in!
    11-11-11 05:15 PM
  18. hervens's Avatar
    And guys, when you're taking the measurements, you should point the camera at the base of the object, and it should return the distance between the object, and you (at least ideally). Also make sure you hold the device at the same height that you mentioned in the setup menu.

    And also, the angle that's on the top right is ideally the angle that the blackberry is being tilted at.
    11-11-11 05:15 PM
  19. f4s7d3r3k's Avatar
    would love to test too. please pm me the link
    11-11-11 05:28 PM
  20. Deathcommand's Avatar
    Omg. I would love this.

    I have a 9930 and have been looking for a ruler app for a while.

    Posted from my CrackBerry at wapforums.crackberry.com
    11-11-11 05:30 PM
  21. Delil's Avatar
    want to test it too. hook me up
    11-11-11 05:35 PM
  22. Mavrique's Avatar

    If you're still looking for testers please count me in. BTW as many have said don't worry about the $10 just give me the app.


    11-11-11 05:44 PM
  23. UnInvited's Avatar
    i am interested in testing your app, 9930 here.
    11-11-11 05:48 PM
  24. mrbrianwc's Avatar
    I would test it. And you can keep he 10 spot.
    11-11-11 05:56 PM
  25. mssca's Avatar
    Thank YOU so much for the app... I downloaded it an it seems very accurate so far. I sent you a PM with a small tiny issue which I hope you can fix it soon. The camera measurements are awesome and looks futuristic.
    11-11-11 06:47 PM
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