GeeReader - A free Google reader client coming to the BlackBerry PlayBook

As Adam will begrudgingly tell you, we waited a long while for some Google Reader applications to turn up for BlackBerry smartphones. Luckily for us, that doesn't seem to be the case when we speak of the BlackBerry PlayBook, as there is already a free, Google Reader app in BlackBerry App World ready for when the BlackBerry PlayBook launches. Ryan Krull has created GeeReader for us all nd while...

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Wifi manager makes using your devices Wifi easy

Wifi manager makes using your devices Wifi easy

Wifi on BlackBerry devices is a great thing, but as great as it is, it can quickly become an enemy as well with the excessive battery consumption when it is not in use. Throughout the course of the day many of us travel between locations that have WiFi, most spots are programmed into your device to auto connect upon arrival, but that precious time inbetween the two locations is unfortunately...

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The CrackBerry.com Guide to CrackBerry.com - Part I: the Articles

The CrackBerry.com Guide to CrackBerry.com - Part I: the Articles

This article is the first in a series to showcase just what CrackBerry.com can do.  In this article, we'll show you how to quickly find just the stories you want to read.  You'll also become familiar with our superpages; pages that provide an easy way to access a wide array of information about a single product.  For example, our BlackBerry OS Superpage lists all of the newest official and...

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Quintell Dashboards; business analytics on the go from your BlackBerry

Quintell Dashboards; business analytics on the go from your BlackBerry

Viewing spreadsheets on the BlackBerry can be a pain if the worksheet is full of data and field comments.  I know many who print off the spreadsheet and carry it with them so they can have a better view of the data.  The challenge with that is that comments are not viewable and data can't be manipulated while on the go. Enter Quintell with their Dashboard that provides mobile analytics to...

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Leaked OS 6.0.0.461 for the BlackBerry Bold 9780

Leaked OS 6.0.0.461 for the BlackBerry Bold 9780

Well happy President's Day, let's celebrate with a leaked OS for the BlackBerry Bold 9780! OS 6.0.0.461 appeared in the CrackBerry forums a bit ago, thanks to ALKi3. Be sure to let us know in the comments below what you think of it if you install it, and don't forget to do a backup of your device, just in case.  *OS Disclaimer - Please Read: Keep in mind this is NOT an official release and as...

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Leaked OS 6.0.0.461 for the BlackBerry Curve 3G 9300

Leaked OS 6.0.0.461 for the BlackBerry Curve 3G 9300

I noticed the other day in the comments some BlackBerry Curve 9300 owners were asking where their latest OS leak was. So here you all are, fresh from the CrackBerry forums. Give this OS a go and let us know how it works out for you all. Remember, back up your device before loading. *OS Disclaimer - Please Read: Keep in mind this is NOT an official release and as such is not supported by RIM...

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Wizard's Dungeon - An absorbing new game from Carbide Software

Wizard's Dungeon - An absorbing new game from Carbide Software

You have been captured by the evil wizard Kerberos and sent to your doom deep in his dank, foul dungeon of lost souls. Every second is a fight to stay alive as orbs holding the souls of his countless victims descend upon you. Unleash the power of the four magic orbs to aid in your survival. Burn them with Fire Rage, impale them with Lightning Tower, freeze time itself with Ice Storm, and...

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Geodelic makes its way onto BlackBerry devices

Geodelic makes its way onto BlackBerry devices

For many of us who are constantly on the go, our BlackBerry devices are about the only way to gather information while on the run. Whether traveling to a place you have never been or looking for somewhere new to visit in your town, trying to get there can be a struggle. Geodelic, a great location based application that has been available for iOS and Android for a while now, is finally...

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Ringtone Remix receives a healthy update

Ringtone Remix receives a healthy update

A few months back we took our first look at Ringtone Remix, and while at the time of its launch the application contained a lot of great features, it definitely lacked in some areas. Luckily, the developers understood the initial release was not picture perfect, and took to the books to continue refinment of the code, and to make things better. The latest update includes a huge speed increase...

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Contest Winners: Blue Smoothie, Rubus, and a leather BlackBerry pouch!

Contest Winners: Blue Smoothie, Rubus, and a leather BlackBerry pouch!

Here are the winners from last week's 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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BlackBerry Torch 2 outed via UAProf?!

BlackBerry Torch 2 outed via UAProf?!

In Kevin's BlackBerry Roadmap, he talked about the devices we can expect to see in 2011. One of these devices is the next generation BlackBerry Torch, and it looks like we just got some more confirmation on that. According to UAProf documents found online, the BlackBerry 9810 has the same 480x640 screen resolution that the Torch 2 is rumored to have. Add it up, and it looks like the Torch 9800...

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Live Photos of the BlackBerry Bold Touch (montana) Emerge!

Live Photos of the BlackBerry Bold Touch (montana) Emerge!

Bold 9700 (left) vs. the new BlackBerry Bold Touch (right) Gotta love it when a plan comes together! Following up on the 2011 BlackBerry Smartphone Roadmap leaks of January, we're starting to see these devices take shape for REALZ in February. We saw the monaco/Storm 3 show up on video yesterday, and now today we're looking at live photos of the BlackBerry Bold Touch, which currently goes by...

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Contest: Win a free copy of Rubus by Pootermobile!

Contest: Win a free copy of Rubus by Pootermobile!

Pootermobile is back again with a slick new BlackBerry theme called Rubus. As always Poots had his thinking cap on when he designed this theme, and he added some innovative features that aren't found elsewhere. For example, he kept Universal Search on the home screen, which many other theme developers have removed. What really sets Rubus apart from the others is the addition of widgets, which...

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JeeoSuite updated with new features, still in beta testing

JeeoSuite updated with new features, still in beta testing

A few weeks ago we let you know about a new app for BlackBerry from mblware called JeeoSuite that is currently in private beta testing. JeeoSuite is a wifi web-portal for your BlackBerry, and it's well on its way to becoming one of those "must have" apps that all BlackBerry users are going to want to get their hands on. The early phases of testing revealed a ton of handy features, and we just...

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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 ÜberTwitter not working for you? You're not the only one TAT shows off more BlackBerry PlayBook capabilities BlackBerry PlayBook 'Scrapbook' App Demo made by TAT NFC support on upcoming BlackBerry Smartphones gets official Want Angry Birds for BlackBerry? Leaked slides show off BlackBerry PlayBook accessories and pricing RIM acquires Gist New BlackBerry PlayBook...

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Leaked OS 6.0.0.443 for the BlackBerry Bold 9650

Leaked OS 6.0.0.443 for the BlackBerry Bold 9650

It's not often that OS leaks go backwards in numbers but that's seemingly what happened here. If you've not been satisfied with the 6.0.0.446 then 6.0.0.443 might be worth -- downgrading to. Sounds weird right?! Remember to back up your data before you load this up. Also be sure to drop comments letting us know how it all turns out for ya's! *OS Disclaimer - Please Read: Keep in mind this is...

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CrackBerry Podcast 064: Looking Back on a week of BlackBerry Mobile World Congress 2011 News!

Mobile World Congress 2011 is now over, and it helped to deliver a bunch of news and interesting posts to the CrackBerry blogs this week (click here to see MWC related posts). More PlayBooks were announced (I'm still waiting for the WiFi only one!), NFC on upcoming BlackBerry Smartphones got official, and we saw a bunch more demos of apps running on the BlackBerry PlayBook. We dive into all of...

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