Starbucks Card Mobile for BlackBerry now available

Starbucks Card Mobile for BlackBerry now available

If you're a Starbucks fan then your life just got more convenient (well, kind of). Starbucks has released their Starbucks Card Mobile app for BlackBerry. This cool app lets you convert your Starbucks card to digitalness and keep all of your info right on your device. Just enter your card number and the app can display your barcode, lets you track your balance and more. In some test areas (...

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Share Web pages between your PC and BlackBerry with Home to Phone

[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ]I have been testing Home to Phone for the past couple weeks, and have to say it is one of the most useful BlackBerry applications I have come across. Like Android's Chrome to Phone, Home to Phone lets you share web pages to and from your BlackBerry device and desktop browser (Firefox plugin, Chrome beta, or Windows application).Setting up Home to Phone is...

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BlackBerry Torch 9800 review from the perspective of a BlackBerry Newbie

BlackBerry Torch 9800 review from the perspective of a BlackBerry Newbie

BlackBerry Torch 9800 Review - BlackBerry Newbie [ youtube video link for mobile viewing ] If you're considering upgrading to a smartphone, you've undoubtedly come across the plethora of news articles and reviews for the iPhone and Android phones. What those news articles tend to gloss over is the fact that Research in Motion - BlackBerry's manufacturer - absolutely dominates the...

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We'll keep this short and sweet. With over 12,000 entries, the lucky winner in CrackBerry's Second Chance Win a BlackBerry Torch Contest is..... Hosehead13 Dang I love that username! Congrats Hosehead13! 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...

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Bell announces Sept. 24th release date for the BlackBerry Torch

Bell announces Sept. 24th release date for the BlackBerry Torch

We've known since the release of the BlackBerry Torch on AT&T that Bell was slated to release it in Canada aside all other Canadian carriers. The pre release sign up page is still active at this point but, we now have confirmation of the Bell date and pricing as well. In an email sent to us Bell confirms the following: Just wanted to let you know Bell Mobility will launch the...

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BlackBerry 9670 clamshell to be branded the BlackBerry Style!

BlackBerry 9670 clamshell to be branded the BlackBerry Style!

You heard it here first... the upcoming BB flip is the BlackBerry Style! Been wondering what product family Research in Motion was going to slot the upcoming BlackBerry 9670 clamshell into? Could it be a Pearl? Maybe a member of the Curve family? Nope. We've confirmed with multiple sources now that the new BlackBerry 6 toting flip is getting a new product family name of its own. Enter the...

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BlackBerry Torch 9800 available from Telus on September 24th

BlackBerry Torch 9800 available from Telus on September 24th

Following closely in the footsteps of Rogers, Telus announced via Twitter that they too will be offering the BlackBerry Torch 9800 on September 24th. Both Canadian carriers are set to release now on the same day making for lots of happy folks. Unlike Rogers however, Telus made no mention of the pricing in their release, but it's a pretty safe bet to say it will stick to the $199/3-year pricing...

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Xobni for BlackBerry now available in BlackBerry App World

[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ] If you've been holding off on purchasing Xobni for BlackBerry, now you can grab it directly from BlackBerry App World. If you haven't yet heard of Xobni, it creates a contact list based on addresses and information pulled from emails, giving you a big, fat contact list that is extremely easy to manage and convenient to use. Features of Xobni include...

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BlackBerry Torch 9800 available from Rogers September 24th for $199

[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ] Those of you in the Great White North won't have to wait much longer to get your hands on the BlackBerry Torch 9800. We just got word that the device will be available starting September 24th for $199 on a 3-year contract. Rogers will be the first Canadian carrier to have the Torch, but we've seen pages from both Bell and Telus that suggest they won...

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BlackBerry encryption, time to talk turkey

BlackBerry encryption, time to talk turkey

With all the news these days of about encryption on the BlackBerry solution there is a great amount of misunderstood reporting in the media on just what is at stake between RIM and governments of the world. I'm not going to pretend that this article will be the ultimate encryption thesis it's my hope to explain things plainly and clearly. As global terrorism rages, governments are trying to...

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2010 Yahoo! Fantasy Football launcher for BlackBerry Smartphones now available

It's that time once again when football geeks unite to take on fantasy teams everywhere. If you're like me, you want to be able to access you team 24/7 whether at home or on the go. Last year we had the benefit of a semi-decent app for Yahoo! fantasy teams, it has been replaced this year by a mobile site launcher that hopes to keep you in the loop. I was a pretty bug fan of the app as it let...

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BlackBerry Torch 9800 review from the perspective of a Power Mom

BlackBerry Torch 9800 review from the perspective of a Power Mom

BlackBerry Torch 9800 Review - Power Mom [ youtube video link for mobile viewing ] I am a BUSY person and by that statement I don't just mean the normal kind of busy. I'm talking about the I'm so insanely swamped with things to do or places to go that I actually repeat things I've said or doing things I've already done. As a military spouse, mother of three, consultant, assistant at an...

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Top 10 Apps users would like to see on BlackBerry; Reminder to Devs: Super Apps Challenge Deadline Almost Here!

The other week we posed a question to readers of CrackBerry asking what apps they would like to see come to BlackBerry from other smartphone platforms. The post got a pretty solid response with a wide mix of apps and games suggested, so we combed through the comments to assemble a quick Top 10 list. Hopefully some of these developers out there are paying attention! Top 10 Apps CrackBerry...

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BlackBerry Curve 8980 spotted heading for China Mobile

BlackBerry Curve 8980 spotted heading for China Mobile

Much like the BlackBerry Curve 8910, the BlackBerry Curve 8980 is not destined for North America. That said, it sure is an interesting device. It's basically a Bold 9700, put together with the keyboard from a BlackBery Curve. Research In Motion hasn't really been hiding this device either, the latest BlackBerry Desktop Manager 6.0 has a picture of it in the database of devices. As you can...

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Gowalla for BlackBerry updated to v1.0

Gowalla for BlackBerry updated to v1.0

Gowalla has been going head to head with Foursquare for a long while now in the race to be check in leader. Gowalla though, has announced their updated mobile application for BlackBerry. Previously, the Gowalla application wasn't exactly as robust as that of Foursquares but v1.0 changes a lot of that. Trips Items Take and post photos Ability to post threaded comments  The above is a list...

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Hands-On Review of the BlackBerry Charging Pod for the BlackBerry Torch 9800

* ShopCrackBerry Update: The demand for the BlackBerry Torch Charging Pod has been so high it's been tough to keep them in stock, but a fresh supply just arrived so if you've been wanting a Torch Charging Pod today is the day! * [ youtube video link for mobile viewing ]Hands down my all-time favorite BlackBerry accessory, the BlackBerry Torch 9800 Charging Pod is one that no Torch owner should be...

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If you travel a lot to far off destinations where you want to cut all email ties, or sometimes just need a break from the daily grind, you know what its like to try and stop email from coming to your device. You can turn off data completely, totally remove the email address or simply just not use your device. All good options but they can still be a pain. StopMail Pro hopes to solve this...

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Contest Winners - Schlage, Hypoxia, Slacker Radio, Internals and more!

Contest Winners - Schlage, Hypoxia, Slacker Radio, Internals and more!

Here are the winners from last weeks round of contests. If you won you will be receiving an email either directly from us or the retailer/developer directly in the next few days. If for some reason you don't receive an email within 7-14 days (be sure to check your spam/junk folder just in case, and verify your registered address associated with your CrackBerry account) you can email us at...

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Take control of your signature with SmartSig 2.0 - 25 free copies to be won!

Take control of your signature with SmartSig 2.0 - 25 free copies to be won!

There are some of us that have a need to add a signature to our email messages, and some (like me) that tend to be too lazy to change the "Sent from my BlackBerry" one set by BIS. Even editing that BIS signature isn't a perfect solution though, as it gets put smack at the bottom of the email you are sending, instead of at the end of your particular reply. SmartSig allows you to make a custom...

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