Creating a BlackBerry® smartphone Java® application for the first time and not sure where to begin? The developer tutorials listed below will walk you through everything you need to know, step-by-step.
Setting up Necessary Tools: This tutorial describes how to find and install the tools needed to develop Java applications for the BlackBerry platform
Audio and Video Playback: Learn how to play audio and video files using the Mobile Media API (JSR 135) in your application.
Using MIDLets on BlackBerry : In this tutorial we will discuss advantages and disadvantages of creating a MIDLet application for the BlackBerry Platform, and security, signing and distribution of MIDLets.
Network Transports : An introduction to everything you need to know on network transports, including BIS, BES, HTTP, TCP, SSL and more on BlackBerry.
Testing and Troubleshooting
How to Debug and Optimize : Learn how to troubleshoot issues such as memory leaks and deadlocks in your BlackBerry application