BlackBerry Storm2 9520 Official 5.0 OS Update For Vodafone Users

* Update from Kevin - Oops.. kind of a dumb post here (blame Bla1ze on a lack of sleep.... and me too for not catching it immediately! I thought he meant 9500 and not 9520 and got excited for everybody! lol). The Storm2 from Vodafone actually ships with this firmware version. This is only news / an official upgrade to people who were running earlier pre-release versions of the Storm2 from...

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BlackBerry Storm2 Now Live On Verizon Website; Buy One Get One Applicable!!

It's time Storm2 chasers! The BlackBerry Storm2 has arrived on the Verizon web site and is now available to order. You can place your order via the site or head on down to your local Verizon store tomorrow morning and grab one. Buy One, Get one also applies to the BlackBerry Storm2 so you might want to take advantage of that while you can. Looking forward to hearing from you new users...

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Contest: Seidio Innocase Snap Case for BlackBerry

Contest: Seidio Innocase Snap Case for BlackBerry

55 Innocase Snap Cases to be Won! Leave a Comment to this Post including the name of the BlackBerry Device Model you own. Details below... A few weeks back we looked at the Seidio Innocase Snap for the BlackBerry Tour. The sleek case covers the back and sides of your device, and comes in a variety of vibrant colors to trick out your Bold, Tour, Storm or Curve. The Snap sells for $19.95 at...

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BlackBerry Storm2 Product Manager Gets Interviewed

BlackBerry Storm2 Product Manager Gets Interviewed

The official Inside BlackBerry blog just put up a cool interview with the Product Manager of the BlackBerry Storm2, Yasser Mirza. If you're a Storm2 chaser getting ready to stand in line tomorrow morning, definitely jump over now and read the Q & A in detail. We'll repost one of the questions here as a freebie to get you started... Q - Douglas Soltys: What was your vision for the...

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GPSed: Map your impressions

GPSed: Map your impressions

Oh look, another postcard. It’s a cheesy, yet thoughtful way to share your global adventure with your friends or family. I don’t see them that often anymore, but they are fun to receive, aren’t they? There’s always a friend or relative out there, exploring the globe and discovering new places. These postcards are a window into their world, but they don’t truly capture it. The picture rarely...

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iluvmybb finalist - I Love MyBlackBerry, The Movie

Entry #48 - I Love My BlackBerry, The Movie | View All Contest Video Submissions >> [ youtube video link for mobile viewing ] * keep in mind we're not announcing the ten finalists in any particular order - 2 more to come! * Suspense. Drama. Action. Our 8th finalist's video entry in the I Love My BlackBerry contest has them all and then some. Kick back, hit play and watch I Love...

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Rogers BlackBerry Bold 9700 and Bold 9000 in White Dummy Units Arriving in Stores

  * Update - Just got further word from Treatz that Rogers is now shipping the BlackBerry Curve 8520 in lavendar. Take a look at it here. * Our pal Treatz is at it again. This time he dropped us some great photos of mock units of both the Bold 9700 and Bold 9000 in white. The Bold 9700 should be hitting carriers in just a few weeks, so its no surprise that these units are landing in stores...

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Plazmic Content Developers Kit - Its Current Issues and a Look At What is Possibly Ahead For It

The last time we took a look at the Plazmic Content Developers Kit it was due to the fact RIM had removed the Plazmic.com homepage and placed it on the BlackBerry Developers page. It was later explained to us that this move was completed in order to get Plazmic in line with the rest of the BlackBerry developer tools as Plazmic was now going to more of an "in house" mission to get it top notch...

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RIM Still Loves U2; Sponsoring the U2 2010 N.A. Tour

RIM Still Loves U2; Sponsoring the U2 2010 N.A. Tour

This may be shocking to some, maybe not to others. RIM has signed on to be the sponsors of the 2010 U2 North American tour.  The U2 360 Tour which has been touted as the largest rock and roll touring production, is set to go on the road again as the U2 2010 tour and tickets have been sold out in many areas just after the announcement. The press release has all the details for the North...

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Contest Winners: WunderRadio, AddOnis/ProfilerPro, HS-500 Headset & Bold 9700 Accessories

A good variety of contests this time. Great apps WunderRadio, AddOnis and ProfilerPro. As well a BlackBerry HS-500 and some Bold 9700 Accessories. Don't forget we're in the midst of our iluvBB contest and only have a few more finalists to announce. Get a jump on this week as well with BerrySilent, Phone Slipper and even a Bold 9700 from Ringtone Expressions. Congrats to all the winners!...

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Verizon to Launch New Curve as BlackBerry Curve2?!!

Verizon to Launch New Curve as BlackBerry Curve2?!!

Between Storm2 and Bold 9700 posts, things were a little crazy on the blogs last week, but if you were catching everything you would have caught our Verizon BlackBerry Curve2 8530 Review on Friday. In that review I spent a lot of time (some would say way too much time) talking about the name of the new Verizon Curve. The box I received actually had the device labeled the "Curve 2" (with a...

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Boingo Mobile WiFi Launches for BlackBerry Smartphones

Boingo Mobile WiFi Launches for BlackBerry Smartphones

* Update - Looks like the BlackBerry Storm2 is supported too! Get Boingo Storm2 owners. * Boingo Wireless, with over 100,000 WiFi hotspots around the world, today announced support for BlackBerry Smartphones beginning with the BlackBerry Bold, Curve 8900 and Curve 8320 (too bad they don't have it ready for the WiFi-equipped Storm2 yet, which hits stores tomorrow). I'm personally already a...

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BigTinCan Crack It And Win Contest

BigTinCan Crack It And Win Contest

BigTinCan is offering up a unique contest for the CrackBerry community. They have some great apps in store for the BlackBerry Developers Conference and in celebration are giving away 1000 copies of their awesome BuzzMe Pro app. The rules are simple - you need to figure out what the acronym BOPA stands for. Just head over to the contest page to take your guess. Entrants who get 3 words correct...

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Contest: 200 Free Copies of BerrySilent

Contest: 200 Free Copies of BerrySilent

Last week we checked out BerrySilent from BellShare and it seemed to go over well. A cool app for the Storm, BerrySilent allows you to silence your ringer or change profiles just by placing the device face down. Another great app in the long line from Bellshare, BerrySilent is available in the CrackBerry App Store for only $1.99 through Friday (regularly $3.99). If you're not quite ready to...

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Google Voice For BlackBerry Updated to Version 0.1.6

Google Voice For BlackBerry Updated to Version 0.1.6

Google has made a bunch of new changes to the Google Voice system the past few days. Your mobile number can now be used with Google Voice and your carriers voicemail can also be integrated at this time. Some of these changes are probably the reasoning for the most recent mobile version update that Ronen at BerryReview was tipped about. Of course, Google does not provide us with any changelog...

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Documents To Go For BlackBerry Updated To Version 2.0

Documents To Go For BlackBerry Updated To Version 2.0

Documents To Go is something all BlackBerry users should be aware of by now. With OS every since 4.5, Documents To Go has been preloaded on all devices by RIM. Many users have long since upgraded to the premium version that was offered, while many just chose to keep the basic functioning one on their devices for occasional use. Documents To Go is by no means a cheap application, with the...

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iluvmybb finalist - BlackBerry... A Love Story

Entry #69 - BlackBerry... A Love Story | View All Contest Video Submissions >> [ youtube video link for mobile viewing ] * keep in mind we're not announcing the ten finalists in any particular order - 3 more to come! * We're into the home stretch in announcing the finalists in our I Love My BlackBerry video contest. Our seventh finalist is entry #69, titled BlackBerry... A Love...

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Service Pack 1 for BlackBerry Desktop Manager 5.0 Released

Service Pack 1 for BlackBerry Desktop Manager 5.0 Released

  RIM doesn't often offer "service packs" for Desktop Manager (they usually just release updated versions) so we're not sure what this one entails. The software is listed as Service Pack 1 (5.0.1). Just some minor bug fixes and not a whole lot of upgrades in this release. User interface for using your device as an IP modem Support for new fields on the address book for your device...

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Win a BlackBerry Bold 9700 & More from Ringtone Expressions and CrackBerry.com!

[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ] CrackBerry and the folks from Ringtone Expressions have teamed up to bring you yet another chance to win a shiny new BlackBerry Bold 9700. We still have a few finalists left to announce in the iluvBB contest who are competing for their own chance to win a Bold 9700 or Storm (and more!), but if you didn't get in on that one you can have another go...

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Bla1ze's Free Media Picks - Start Your Week Off Right!

Bla1ze's Free Media Picks - Start Your Week Off Right!

In light of all the Storm news we decided to hold this back until today. No worries though, here it is for you all. The top FREE picks from wallpapers, themes, ringtones and even a few videos for everyone to enjoy. Check it out and stay tuned for next week folks. Until then, keep crackin' */ ="text-align:> Optimus Green Leaves Sev7en The King Of Pop The Skull Curve 89xx and Tour...

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