Canadian Press Launches BlackBerry App

canadian press.jpgThe Canadian Press has launched a mobile version of its news application for the BlackBerry. Available in both English and French, the Canadian Press Mobile claims to be the first app in Canada to automatically load and refresh the latest local, national and international news from such top sources as CTVglobemedia, Torstar, Transcontinental and The Associated Press.

Content categories include business, sports, entertainment, technology, science, travel and wacky news, along with local news from more than 20 communities. News sources include The Globe and Mail, Canada’s leading national newspaper; CTV, the country’s top TV network, The AP and a growing number of local and regional newspapers and broadcasters.

The app, which is now up on BlackBerry App World, is US$2.99/C$3.69 for a one-year subscription.