SelectBlackBerry Misc API Reference for Realtime Apps


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This function will return a 17 digit precision Unix epoch.
The timetoken is constructed using the following algorithm:
timetoken = (Unix epoch time in seconds) * 10000000
Example of creating a timetoken for a specific time and date
08/19/2013 @ 9:20pm in UTC = 1376961606
timetoken = 1376961606 * 10000000
timetoken = 13769616060000000
To fetch Time you can use the following method(s) in BlackBerry SDK
  1. ParameterTypeRequiredDescription
    callbackCallbackYesAn object of Callback class which contains successCallback and errorCallback
Callback callback = new Callback() {
    public void successCallback(String channel, Object response) {
    public void errorCallback(String channel, PubnubError error) {
The time() function returns a string timetoken in the following format: