Bingtastic And Shaosoft Team Up For Awesome Theme And App Sale!

Bingtastic And Shaosoft Team Up For Awesome Theme And App Sale!

Bingtastic themes and Shaosoft have a great deal going on for the next week. Now, when you purchase any Bingtastic theme you'll get a coupon code for 50% off the all new Shaosoft wallpaper changer application. The offer also works in reverse as well, so if you buy wallpaper changer you'll get 50% off any Bingtastic theme available. The best part is Bingtastic and Shaosoft have both been hard...

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Leaked: OS 5.0.0.662 For The BlackBerry Tour 9630

Leaked: OS 5.0.0.662 For The BlackBerry Tour 9630

Tour owners are on a roll now with leaked OS'. This is the second one in just a few short days. Here we have OS 5.0.0.662 for you all to check out. Since I'm not a tour user, I really can't speak to how well it works but I'm sure you'll find some information in the CrackBerry forums from users who have loaded it already. Give it a shot, just be sure to back up your data first folks. *OS...

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BlackBerry Pearl 3G 9105 Up For Pre Ordering On Amazon.de

BlackBerry Pearl 3G 9105 Up For Pre Ordering On Amazon.de

Since WES a lot of places have been tossing up BlackBerry Pearl 3G information. Now, we see that Amazon.de has placed the BlackBerry Pearl 3G 9105 up for pre ordering. No shipment date was noted in the ordering process but, the fact it's available may make a few people happy. Having used the 9105 while at WES I can say it's not for me, the 20 key 9100 I found much easier to type on. But, if...

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CrackBerry Reminder: What You May Have Missed This Week

CrackBerry Reminder: What You May Have Missed This Week

A pretty good week on the BlackBerry front. WES 2010 has officially come to and end, but we heard some good things that will be rolling in very soon. The Bold 9650 and Pearl 3G were announced, as well as the much-anticipated BlackBerry 6. Other bits and pieces were mixed in during our time in Orlando, so if you missed anything just check out the links below to see all thats new and good....

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Announcing Word Shuffle 2 From Epic Applications

Epic Applications has released their latest game for BlackBerry users. Based off their popular Word Shuffle game, they have now launched Word Shuffle 2. Overall, the game has been rebuilt from the ground up. New UI and visuals are in full effect here as well custom audio. All these improvements make the game look and sound great. Considering users of the original Word Shuffle series,...

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Get "How To" Videos From HowCast On Your BlackBerry

Get "How To" Videos From HowCast On Your BlackBerry

For everyone out there that considers themselves a do it yourself person, you'll certainly want to check out the HowCast application that recently appeared in BlackBerry App World. The application is a rather small download and mainly acts as a launcher for mobile versions of the videos available. But, that's not to say it's just a launcher. The app does allow for some additional features,...

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Leaked: OS 5.0.0.669 For The BlackBerry Storm 2 9520

Leaked: OS 5.0.0.669 For The BlackBerry Storm 2 9520

Another one for BlackBerry Storm 2 users. OS 5.0.0.669 has dropped just a little while ago. This release is a non DRM version so not everyone will be able to make use of it. But, I'm sure some of the hybrid builders out there can pull some of the files and make a version available for all. Remember, back up your data if you load this. *OS Disclaimer - Please Read: Keep in mind this is NOT an...

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Best Buy Canada Now Taking Pre Orders For TELUS BlackBerry Pearl 3G

Best Buy Canada Now Taking Pre Orders For TELUS BlackBerry Pearl 3G

While at Best Buy today I happened to notice they had the Rogers BlackBerry Pearl 3G on display with a "coming soon" note below it. As per normal while perusing devices in store, a representive approached me to ask if I needed any help so I asked about the BlackBerry Pearl 3G release dates knowing they were not solid at this point. The rep informed me that Best Buy was taking pre orders at...

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Leaked: OS 5.0.0.643 For The BlackBerry Tour 9630

Leaked: OS 5.0.0.643 For The BlackBerry Tour 9630

Ahh, the BlackBerry Tour. We heard at WES that the Tour branding was no more, so it's great to see that new OS' are still being pushed out. Be it official or leaked, I'm sure Tour owners will enjoy it either way. As with all leaked OS, use caution when loading up. Be sure to back up your data folks. This one remains untested by us, so be sure to share your thoughts in the forums and comments...

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[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ] Prior to WES 2010 we already knew we'd soon be seeing the BlackBerry Bold 9700 in white, but just to make it officially official Mike Lazaridis announced it during his keynote and showed it off on screen. Check out the video above to see the BlackBerry Bold 9700 in it's pearly white with grey and chrome accent color scheme. She's a beauty. If...

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WES 2010 BlackBerry Solution Showcase CrackBerry Tour with Mike Kirkup of RIM

[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ]WES 2010 is now over and the CrackBerry crew is back home recovering from a couple of crazy days. While the big news of the event has been covered on the site already -- BlackBerry 6, BlackBerry MVS, BlackBerry Pearl 3G and BlackBerry 9650 -- we still have a ton of WES posts coming your way over the next week. This year we kicked things up a notch and...

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How Do You Use Your BlackBerry Series: Adding Contacts to BlackBerry Messenger

  How do you add contacts to BlackBerry Messenger?online survey Last week's poll totally blew me away. I had talked with Kevin on it before it was posted, and we both agreed it would be close. I had no idea it would be a dead heat at 50/50 however. Out of over 15k votes, the results were split down the middle on using a 3rd party theme or not. Really interesting stuff...

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Verizon Offering Push-to-Talk "Free for Life" on the BlackBerry Tour 9630

Verizon Offering Push-to-Talk "Free for Life" on the BlackBerry Tour 9630

  Verizon's Push-to-Talk service has been active for a few weeks now, and perhaps as a sign of just how many Tour users haven't added the service, Verizon has sent out emails to Tour users letting them know they can get the service free for life. The email states that users need only add the PTT software and service to their device before June 30th and they will get to keep it free for the...

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BlackBerry App Roundup for April 30th, 2010; Contest: 25 Copies of Mobile Bartender to be Won!

Hard to believe, but April has almost come to an end. It's been a busy one on the BlackBerry App scene. We've seen the official BlackBerry Twitter client from RIM, NFL Mobile App for Verizon, and a BMW Roadside Assistance app, just to name a few! Moving on as we do, this week we've got the following titles for you to learn about in the BlackBerry App Roundup: Giveaway of the Week: Mobile...

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IDC Q1 Report Is In - RIM/BlackBerry In Top 5 of All Handset Makers in the World

IDC has announced their Q! Mobile Phone Tracker report results, and Research In Motion is listed in the top 5 of all mobile handset makers in the world (not just smartphones). This is the first time that RIM has broken into the worldwide top 5, as their total shipments surpassed Motorola by nearly 2 million units. The Curve 8520 and Bold 9700 are the devices noted for bringing up RIM, and it...

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Stanley Cup Playoffs and your BlackBerry

Stanley Cup Playoffs and your BlackBerry

The playoffs are well underway and you can feel the Lower Mainland come alive with hockey fever. For me, it’s nice to see such a diverse community come together to cheer on our hockey team. Team colours worn by pedestrians, car flags go whizzing by, horns honking and drunken fans making fools of themselves; that is hockey! Are you sporting a playoff beard? I’m not and yes, I know, I’m bad for...

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Review: Phone Assistant by Pageonce for BlackBerry Smartphones

Review: Phone Assistant by Pageonce for BlackBerry Smartphones

I think everyone should have a personal assistant; even a personal assistant needs one sometimes. How many times do we watch a movie or TV show and see the typical boss/assistant conversation? You know, you’ve seen them conversing while hastily walking to a meeting or waiting cab- quick updates and instructions are traded and a caffeinated beverage is passed on. It’s awkward, it’s funny and...

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TeleNav and Verizon Partner Up To Offer Business Mobility Products To Enterprise Customers

TeleNav is a well known leader in the navigation industry, but few people know that they offer more than just maps and driving directions. TeleNav has been working hard to expand their portfolio by introducing applications such as OnMyWay to the consumer market. Now they have teamed up with Verizon to offer an enterprise solution for business customers. TeleNav Track is now available to...

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Encrypted Phone Calls on Your BlackBerry Smartphone with Cellcrypt

Encrypted Phone Calls on Your BlackBerry Smartphone with Cellcrypt

This week at WES 2010, Cellcrypt introduced secure mobile to mobile calling.  Cellcrypt offers BlackBerry users a fully secure private telephone conversation.  This product uses strong End-to-End encryption and is FIPS 140-2 US Government certified, which is the same security rating offered by the BlackBerry Enterprise Server. This is an ideal solution for corporate business travelers or anyone...

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