BOLT gets 150,000 Downloads in First Week of Public Beta


Bolt is quickly becoming the browser of choice for BlackBerry users.  They just released word that after their first week of public beta, they now have over 150,000 active users.  That is impressive.  Watch out Opera Mini, you are about to get schooled in the art of mobile browsing.  If you aren’t familiar with Bolt, here are some of its features:

Features of this BOLT public beta release include:

  • Fast, secure, desktop-style web browsing on both high-end and low-end handsets
  • Streaming video capabilities
  • Split screen and full screen modes for easy navigation and viewing
  • Easily add and select favorites and view browsing history
  • Intuitive keystroke shortcuts for easier navigation and content selection
  • Protection against spyware and malicious or faulty add-ons
  • Extends battery life and uses less data than competing browsers

To download Bolt for BlackBerry, go to

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  1. k says:

    All I have to do now is figure out how to move my bookmarks from the BB browser to Bolt!

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