BlackBerry Podcasts 1.5 now available

BlackBerry Podcasts 1.5 now available

RIM announced today that their BlackBerry Podcasts app has been updated and version 1.5 is now available for North American users. The updated version contains some new features that let you search for, browse and listen to many well known podcasts right on your BlackBerry. Features of the free app include: Addition of a preview or play option while the podcast is downloading Web podcast...

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Review: IM+ Talk for BlackBerry

Review: IM+ Talk for BlackBerry

Skype is one of the best ways to reach out to people for free or cheap. From your desktop or laptop you can enjoy free VoIP or Videos calls between Skype members. You can even get into group video calling. But what if you find yourself without a computer? Armed with your BlackBerry, you can still keep in contact by using the IM+ Talk application. Through IM+ talk, you unlock some of the...

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Quick Review: Fixmo Extend for BlackBerry

Quick Review: Fixmo Extend for BlackBerry

Some of us here at CrackBerry.com are fans of the products that Fixmo Inc offers. In the past, we’ve had an in-depth look or two at their ever evolving Fixmo Tools application. That app just keeps getting better and better the more functionality they shove into it. For example: through Fixmo Tools you can, via WiFi, remotely print directly off of your BlackBerry. Through Fixmo Extend, you can...

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BlackBerry PlayBook 101: Changing the wallpaper on your BlackBerry PlayBook

BlackBerry PlayBook 101: Changing the wallpaper on your BlackBerry PlayBook

  When customizing your BlackBerry PlayBook, one of the first things you'll want to do is change the wallpaper. While some might be able to do this without a hitch, others will have trouble figuring out just where to go to get it done. This quick tutorial will help you quickly change your wallpaper using any saved photo or sample wallpaper on the device. Navigate to the Pictures app on...

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CrackBerry Reminder: What you may have missed this week

CrackBerry Reminder: What you may have missed this week

What You May Have Missed BlackBerry 101: Hiding (and Unhiding) picturesFive ways BlackBerry Bridge could be further improved Your Hidden BlackBerry - Tips and Tricks to get the Most from your Smartphone BlackBerry PlayBook automatically transfers saved Wi-Fi NetworksFacebook for PlayBook shown off in Adobe demo No BlackBerry Messenger via BlackBerry Bridge on the PlayBook at launch AT&T...

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ProOnGo Expense for BlackBerry updated!

ProOnGo Expense for BlackBerry updated!

Expense reports on the go couldn't be easier with ProOnGo Expense with Receipt Reader. You can track your mileage via GPS, time via call logs, and regular expenses by taking pictures of your receipts, all right from your BlackBerry! When you take a picture of your receipt, the app automatically extracts the dollar amount, merchant name, and date which it then generates into an expense report....

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Virgin Mobile Canada releases official OS 6.0.0.534 for the BlackBerry Curve 3G 9300

Not to be left out of the mix, since Bell owns Virgin Mobile in Canada -- the BlackBerry Curve 3G 9300 has also received the same OS update as the bold 9700 and the BlackBerry Torch. OS 6.0.0.534 can now be download from the Virgin Mobile BlackBerry downloads page linked below. Thanks, rroyy! Download OS 6.0.0.534 from the Virgin Mobile BlackBerry Downloads page

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Bell releases official OS 6.0.0.534 for the Bold 9700 and BlackBerry Torch 9800

Another couple of previously leaked OS' just went official for you all. Both the Bold 9700 and BlackBerry Torch 9800 are sitting at OS 6.0.0.534 on Bell. If you prefer official releases over any leaked version then by all means, hit up the Bell BlackBerry downloads page linked below and get up to date. Thanks, rroyy! Download OS 6.0.0.534 from the Bell BlackBerry Downloads page

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BlackBerry 101: Hiding (and Unhiding) pictures

BlackBerry 101: Hiding (and Unhiding) pictures

[ youtube link for mobile viewing ] Man: Is your uh, is your wife interested in... photography, ay? 'Photographs, ay', he asked him knowlingly. Squire: Photography? Man: Snap snap, grin grin, wink wink, nudge nudge, say no more? Squire: Holiday snaps, eh? Man: They could be, they could be taken on holiday. Candid, you know, CANDID photography? Squire: No, no I'm afraid we don't have a...

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BattleShips by Spice Updated to 1.0.4.4 - Adds Multiplayer support and changes name to Battles UNLIMITED

  I'm a big fan of Spice Labs and their highly addicting games and puzzles. Growing up, BattleShip was my favorite game to play with my Dad. Being able to play it on my Bold brought back so many happy memories. Since I switched to the Torch, I've been missing my daily fix. I'm happy to say that the last few updates have not only improved game play but added support for OS 6 devices as well (...

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DE-LEXION by walker themes - On sale for a limited time

DE-LEXION by walker themes - On sale for a limited time

I get bored looking at the same thing day in and day out. With as many times as I glance at my BlackBerry screen in a day, the OS 6 theme got old for me very quickly. I couldn't wait for themes to be available for my 9670 and was checking the forums every day in hopes of some to try. When they did start rolling out, I was ecstatic. That is until I saw the prices on some of the themes. As often...

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Official OS 6.0.0.522 for the BlackBerry Curve 9330 released by Sprint LP!

To go along with the official OS 6.0.0.522 Sprint released last night, we now have the same version for the Curve 3G 9330. It is great to see official OSes roll out, and maybe we will see a couple more this weekend. If you are a Curve 3G owner, hit up the link below to download and discuss. Download OS 6.0.0.522 for BlackBerry Curve 9330Discuss OS 6.0.0.522 in the forums

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A question I am often asked is "How can I print from my BlackBerry?". Tazzle IT is one of the ways to do this. Not only does it print, but it alslo allows you to view content from your BlackBerry, on your PC. Tazzle IT is also great for controlling PowerPoint Presentations and more. It does require the purchase of their bluetooth enabled USB key, but for professionals who need these features...

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Official OS 6.0.0.522 For the BlackBerry Style 9670 released by Sprint LP!

Official OS 6.0.0.522 For the BlackBerry Style 9670 released by Sprint LP!

While OS 6.0.0.522 was leaked back at the beginning of April for the BlackBerry Style 9670, we know there are many out there that don't like to use leaked OS' and wait for them to become official. Well if this is you, then your wait is over, as Sprint LP released .522 officially today. You can download it from the link below, and if you want to see what changes people reported from when it was...

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BlackBerry App Roundup for April 22, 2011

BlackBerry App Roundup for April 22, 2011

Welcome to this week's BlackBerry App Roundup! We have searched high and low and found some neat apps to share with you this week, so head on past the break to check them out and enter the contest! If you have an app you want to see featured in the roundup be sure to check the end of the post for information on submitting it to us. We have several app contests going on this week, so be to...

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BlackBerry PlayBook Videos

BlackBerry PlayBook Videos

Watch the best hands-on, help, how-to and comparison videos for the BlackBerry PlayBook!Want to know more about the BlackBerry PlayBook? Here we've compiled all the best videos so you too can be a PlayBook guru. We have help videos that will get you up and running, comparison videos so you'll see how the PlayBook stacks up to the competition and more. Even if you've read our BlackBerry PlayBook...

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SquareTrade drop tests the BlackBerry Playbook

[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ] Dropping your brand new BlackBerry PlayBook to test its durability isn't really suggested. But luckily for us, there are people out there interested in these sorts of things and as such, they've done the dropping for everyone. SquareTrade, which offers extended warranties for your BlackBerry PlayBook has done a drop test video for us all. Sit back,...

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Official OS 1.0.1.1746 for the BlackBerry PlayBook now available

Official OS 1.0.1.1746 for the BlackBerry PlayBook now available

* Update from Kevin: So it seems Adam's PlayBook is posessed. He downloaded the .1746 update as shown above, but it wouldn't actually install on his device. Now he's even seeing .1758 available for download, but same thing, it won't install. So these are updates that are NOT AVAILBLE to all right now. Not quite sure what's going on here. So for now .1710 is still the latest official available...

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Review: Pac-Man Championship Edition

Pac-Man Championship Edition is a new take on an old classic. Our little yellow hero, Pac-Man still runs around a maze of dots; and his ghost enemies still chase him. What is different is the speed of this game. Each of the game's five modes features a time limit of either five or ten minutes. If that seems a short amount time, just try lasting that long. As the game progresses, Blinky, Inky,...

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Review: Seidio Innocase Surface and Lock Holster for 9650

Review: Seidio Innocase Surface and Lock Holster for 9650

The hunt for the perfect case appears to be a never ending struggle for me, some days I want something with max protection, some days I want a super slim case, and others I just simply want the device as is, with no case. While looking for a slimmer, form fit case I stumbled upon the Seidio Innocase Surface for the BlackBerry 9650, and was intrigued at the fact that it had a locking holster...

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