Developers new to the BlackBerry® platform need not worry about where to begin. We’ve compiled a list of handy links and resources from the BlackBerry Developer Zone for some light reading so you can avoid those Thursday work blues!
BlackBerry Developer Resource Page: This would be the second choice for your browser home page after the BlackBerry Developer’s Blog.
BlackBerry Developer Getting Started Page: The home portal for new BlackBerry developers. Provides access to general and specific development guides, support programs and other fun stuff.
BlackBerry Java® Development Environment and BlackBerry Simulator Download Page: A must-visit page providing the tools necessary to code for BlackBerry smartphones.
Search Page for the Developer Knowledge Base: A great resource to mine the wisdom available on the BlackBerry Developer Zone.
BlackBerry Developer Tutorials: A selection of step-by-step tutorials to get you started with developing for the BlackBerry platform.
BlackBerry Developer Documentation Portal: Find sample applications and code, API documentation, and development guidelines to help you create apps for BlackBerry smartphones.
BlackBerry Developer Video Library: 10-15 minute instructional videos designed to provide tips and tricks on specific problems developers may face.
Experienced BlackBerry developers: if you have any additional resources that might be helpful to new BlackBerry developers, post about them in the comments section!