RIM Sponsors BBM Lounge Party in LA

RIM Sponsors BBM Lounge Party in LA

At the BBM lounge after hours event held recently in LA there were some fun times to the be had. The photographers of the event were kind enough to send us over some of the pics they had been taking during the whole show, which turned out to be quite impressive. The BBM Lounge is a series of events, the second of which will take place in LA sometime in September. Below is a list of celeb...

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Two BlackBerry Enterprise Servers in one company?

Two BlackBerry Enterprise Servers in one company?

 So you purchased a BlackBerry on your own and you traveled down to the IT Dept hoping they will add you to the almighty BES only to be told you are not BES worthy. "What?!?" you ask, and the IT dude tells you that CALs (client access license) cost money and your department doesn't have a budget for everyone to be on the BES.You are not alone in this situation. In my day job I've encountered...

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BlackBerry Curve 3G arrives at Rogers locations

BlackBerry Curve 3G arrives at Rogers locations

If you're not feeling the BlackBerry Torch and just want a straight up, no frills BlackBerry; Rogers  will gladly offer you a BlackBerry Curve 3G. Previously only available via their website, the BlackBerry Curve 3G has now arrived at most retailers and can be picked up in store. Traditional Curve style exactly like the BlackBerry Curve 8520, preloaded with OS 5.0.0.832 for which, will...

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Official OS 6.0.0.141 released for the BlackBerry Torch 9800

Official OS 6.0.0.141 released for the BlackBerry Torch 9800

If you are among those grabbing a BlackBerry Torch, you might wanna make sure you download this as well just so that you have it handy. AT&T has posted up the official OS 6.0.0.141 OS download for the BlackBerry Torch 9800. You can download it via the AT&T BlackBerry software page. Download The Official OS 6.0.0.141 For The BlackBerry Torch 9800>>

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BlackBerry Presenter review

BlackBerry Presenter review

BlackBerry Presenter Review[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ]Why carry that heavy laptop and projector to your next presentation, when you could confidently waltz in with minimal baggage? Imagine the BlackBerry as a vessel for your PowerPoint slideshow, projected wirelessly via Bluetooth, with you at the helm, steering a dynamic presentation. You're nimbly traveling from city to city,...

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BlackBerry Torch Accessories

BlackBerry Torch Accessories

Accessories for the BlackBerry Torch enhance the BlackBerry experience!  BlackBerry Torch Charging/Sync Pod BlackBerry Torch Battery You know the drill. Once you head home from the store with your new BlackBerry it's time to transfer over your data, load it up with apps and then hit your favorite online BlackBerry accessory store to pimp out the device. The BlackBerry Torch's new...

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Funny Video: Action Movie Phone Fail (aka iPhone vs. BlackBerry)

[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ]Ahhh yeah. College Humor. Gotta love when they make a funny with smartphones as their subject. Check out the video above if you have a couple minutes to kill and need a chuckle. Enjoy the clip!Via: College Humor

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Attend the BlackBerry 6 Developer Webinar hosted by AT&T today

Attend the BlackBerry 6 Developer Webinar hosted by AT&T today

Research In Motion and AT&T will be putting on a webinar today for all the BlackBerry deveopers out there looking to learn more about how to best make use of BlackBerry 6. Full details are below: Join The AT&T Developer Program and RIM for this free webcast to learn about the upcoming BlackBerry® 6. Join us for this technical overview of this new operating system and developer-...

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Web browser comparison - BlackBerry Bold 9700 vs. BlackBerry Torch 9800

[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ]Playing around with the Torch the last few days I've become a big fan of the WebKit browser (as I expected I would). Sites that I used to shy away from on my 9700 browser are now a breeze on the Torch and make the web experience that much better. Granted having the touchscreen again is a big bonus, but being able to double-tap zoom and flick around with...

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BES Express updated today

BES Express updated today

 At long last RIM has announced the first update to BlackBerry Enterprise Server Express. This is a product they announced and launched at Mobile World Congress back in January, simply it's BES for the rest of us. Most small and medium businesses were scared of BES because of high upfront cost and each new BlackBerry added a new CAL cost so BESx rode to the rescue with its attractive price tag...

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Review: Motorola MOTOROKR EQ5 Wireless Travel Stereo Speaker

Review: Motorola MOTOROKR EQ5 Wireless Travel Stereo Speaker

Motorola EQ5 Wireless Travel Stereo Speaker[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ]When it comes to Bluetooth accessories for mobile phones, there are certainly lots of headsets and visor-mounted speakerphones to choose from. Various models, ranging from low-quality, budget-friendly to somewhat expensive, high-end products are available from several manufactures in many different outlets, from...

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And the winner of CrackBerry's Win a BlackBerry Torch Contest is....

We'll keep this short and sweet. With over 13,000 entries, the lucky winner in CrackBerry's Win a BlackBerry Torch Contest is..... cherryjuice Congrats cherryjuice! We'll be shooting you an email shortly to get your details and get an unlocked AT&T BlackBerry Torch 9800 out your way. For everybody else, stay tuned. It's CrackBerry.com. You know another chance to win free stuff is just...

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BlackBerrys and boob tubes: U-verse Mobile hits BlackBerry App World

BlackBerrys and boob tubes: U-verse Mobile hits BlackBerry App World

U-verse is a service provided by AT&T which includes internet, TV and phone; all through a FTTN network. As AT&T says; “goodbye cable, hello digital AT&T U-verse TV”. Their service allows customer use the My Multiview feature to watch four shows at once, get instant information on sports, weather and more, with one button access. Other features include; easy to manage on-screen...

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AT&T BlackBerry Torch 9800 goes on sale today; you grabbing one? Be sure to share your first impressions!

It's a big day today for AT&T BlackBerry fans - the Torch 9800 is now available for purchase! As with any new highly anticipated BlackBerry, it's been getting a lot of coverage here on the blogs and in the forums the community is getting revved up too. I always love the release of a new device as the forums just explode with activity, as new owners unbox their precious and start providing...

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BlackBerry headset throwdown - Battle of the big three

BlackBerry headset throwdown - Battle of the big three

BlackBerry Headset Throwdown - Battle of the big three[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ]Wires or Bluetooth? Headphones or earbud? Normally having a multitude of options is a good thing but when it comes to choosing a hands-free device where does one even begin? You read the reviews and most don't answer the questions consumers really want to know. Examples of those would be; "Will my...

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BlackBerry 9670 (Oxford) simulator shows up online for download

BlackBerry 9670 (Oxford) simulator shows up online for download

If you're a developer or just interested in playing with an unrealeased device simulator then this is something you may be interested in. The good folks over at BBLeaks have posted up the download links to the BlackBerry 9670 (Oxford) simulator. Pretty cool to play around with if you've yet to go hands on with a BlackBerry 6 device. I've played with it since last night and digging through...

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CrackBerry Poll: How important is it that your smartphone have a physical keyboard?

How important is it that your smartphone have a physical keyboard?customer surveys With the recent announcement of the BlackBerry Torch and BlackBerry 6 last week, BlackBerry has been making headlines everywhere. In addition to the expected reviews and buzz surrounding these new products, I've noticed a common theme emerge in a lot of these stories regarding the...

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One of my biggest gripes with the new BlackBerry Torch is that is has no low battery indicator. None. Why I have no idea. Instead when the battery gets low you see a message telling you the device is powering off and that's that. In the middle of a phone call, composing an email or browsing the web -- you're totally out of luck unless you have a power cable nearby. To help save some...

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Never miss your stop again with Bus Alarm for BlackBerry - 50 free copies to win!

Never miss your stop again with Bus Alarm for BlackBerry - 50 free copies to win!

I have been driving my own vehicle for many years, but I still remember the days when I was going to school, or even when I was working graveyard shift, and used to take the bus everywhere I need to go. I can't count the number of times I fell asleep or got distracted reading and missed my stop completely, making my trip even longer. This app would have been quite handy back then, allowing me...

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