BlackBerry 9570 spotted running BlackBerry 6 but what is it?

BlackBerry 9570 spotted running BlackBerry 6 but what is it?

  With all the talk of surrounding the BlackBerry Storm refresh and BlackBerry Storm 3, a new picture has emerged of the BlackBerry 9570. What is it? We're not really sure to be honest. We're certainly under the impression that this is indeed the BlackBerry Storm 2 refresh we seen pop up though. The question really is what will it go to market as? BlackBerry Storm 2? That name has been used...

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BlackBerry Tablet, Storm 3, new OS and more to arrive at DevCon?!

BlackBerry Tablet, Storm 3, new OS and more to arrive at DevCon?!

Just in case you weren’t excited about the upcoming BlackBerry Developers Conference before, some information being tossed around today may change your outlook on the situation. According to the folks over at the Wall Street Journal and the Financial Post, RIM is seemingly poised to launch some new hardware and services at this year’s event. Of course, for all you CrackBerry readers this may...

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Hands on with the Curve 3G 9330 running BlackBerry 6

[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ] Yesterday I got my hands on a new Curve 3G 9330 from Verizon (review to follow) and decided to fire it up and install OS 6. Through much trial and error I finally got OS 6.0.0.222 installed and running. Overall I can say it runs very smooth. All of the features are there and nothing is laggy or sluggish at all. As expected, OS 6 brings along some...

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Browser Issues on 6.0.0.222 on your 9650? Get your fix here!

Everyone seems to be very excited about 6.0.0.222 for the BlackBerry Bold 9650. This OS is one that was a best friend to many, and a worst enemy to others. Now of course we know this was a leak and there are going to be some issues at hand with it, but one of the biggest issues that many users were seeing was that the webkit broswer, that we have all waited so patiently for, was not...

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Super Mario Bros v3.0 by BerryGoodThemes - 25 free copies available!

Super Mario Bros v3.0 by BerryGoodThemes - 25 free copies available!

  I used to love playing Super Mario Brothers as a kid. Really, who didn't? Unfortunately, now that I'm an adult, I don't have the time I did back then to spend helping Mario rescue the Princess. But, all the fun doesn't have to end just because I can't hook up the Nintendo and play for hours as I did as a kid.  A while back, the crew over at BerryGoodThemes released Super Mario Brothers, a...

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BlackBerry Bold 9780 given the once over on video

We've seen bits and pieces of the BlackBerry Bold 9780 on video and in photos, but haven't really delved deep into the device hardware and software. Well the folks at TechnoBuffalo got their hands on a pre-release device and gave it a pretty solid look. There isn't a whole lot separating the Bold 9780 from the Bold 9700 aside from some updated specs and a different colored bezel (for now at...

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Prenatal Yoga - A simple guide to prenatal yoga for your BlackBerry

Prenatal Yoga - A simple guide to prenatal yoga for your BlackBerry

When you are pregnant, one of the most frustrating things you face is not being able to relax. Everything is uncomfortable. Sleeping, sitting, standing... it's all a struggle as the months go on. Yoga has long been practiced to help increase strength, flexibility and promote relaxation, especially during pregnancy. Now you can take some basic yoga moves and tips for helping you get comfortable...

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Qwell takes call monitoring to the next level

Call monitoring applications can be your best friend or worst enemy, while they keep away the calls you don't want to come through, they can just as easily be keeping away some of the extremely important calls that you do want to come through. Setting up lists that allow and don't allow certain calls to filter through at various times can be a bit of a daunting task since you don't want to miss...

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Contest Winners - MeterBerry and Camera Plus!

Contest Winners - MeterBerry and Camera Plus!

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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Get the ping me baby BBM theme song ringtone right here!

[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ]  The other day when we posted the above video of the BBM theme song we thought it was really cool. Apparently, we weren't the only ones. Yesterday, the creator of the song Riz emailed us and asked if we could actually go ahead and post up the ringtone for everyone to download. Reason being, he can't keep up with the requests for it any more as he's...

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Meebo launches instant messaging application for BlackBerry

Meebo launches instant messaging application for BlackBerry

Meebo, the web service that offers online instant messaging across multiple social networks has rolled out their BlackBerry client in beta form. Users looking for a better way to keep all their social network friends together can now download the free application to their devices to get started. The application, which uses a custom built UI allows you to access your Meebo account on the go. Since...

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RIM files SurfBook trademark - possible name for BlackBerry tablet?

RIM files SurfBook trademark - possible name for BlackBerry tablet?

RIM has never been one to wait on things when filing for trademarks and patents. While waiting on any solid news up the upcoming BlackBerry tablet we've seen a few different names tossed around, of which "BlackPad "seemed to stick the most yet prove the most ridiculous. Well apparently RIM had filed for a trademark of the name "SurfBook"  in early August leading us to believe they may have...

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New device photo emerges - Is this the BlackBerry Storm 3??

New device photo emerges - Is this the BlackBerry Storm 3??

With most of the "new device" hype over the Torch 9800 dying down, hardcore users again will surely turn to the ever-speculated BlackBerry Storm3. We're pretty sure the device is out there somewhere but don't have any solid proof just yet. We did see the "Odin refresh" training slide that gave us some hope, but today BerryReview posted up this photo of what could possibly be the elusive device in...

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Leaked OS: 6.0.0.246 for the BlackBerry Torch 9800

Leaked OS: 6.0.0.246 for the BlackBerry Torch 9800

 After an exciting weekend of OS6 action we have yet another new OS for the Torch 9800. Courtesy of Driphter.com OS 6.0.0.246 is now available for the Torch 9800. This is the latest leak for the Torch and as we've seen with the last few things keep getting better. So if you're a Torch user and want to give it a go, be sure to drop a comment and let us know how it is. As always, use caution when...

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bbCasa for BlackBerry - Finally a better way to use Picasa on your device

bbCasa for BlackBerry - Finally a better way to use Picasa on your device

Way back in January of 2008, word came from CES that Picasa had developed an official app for BlackBerry that promised to be more than just a launcher for the web album site. The app was rumored to make tagging and uploading your pictures from your BlackBerry's camera to your Picasa Web Album simple and quick. Unfortunately, that app was never released to the public, and all talk of it died out...

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BlackBerry theme roundup for Sept. 20th 2010 - 50 copies of Koncept up for grabs!

Contest: 50 Copies of Koncept to be won. Leave a comment! We heard your cries last week when we failed to bring our loyal readers a theme roundup, and we are very sorry, but sometimes things happen that you can't control. Either way, we are back in the swing of things here and we are happy to bring you another great edition of the roundup. With just a week left until DevCon many of us are...

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[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ] The Toronto International Film Festival shut down as of last night. The event which ran from Sept 9-19th was indeed an event not to be missed if you were in the Toronto area at that time. Sadly, not everyone who wanted to attend the events could go, myself included. However, that shouldn't stop anyone from catching up on the happenings of what went...

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BlackBerry Developers Conference 2010 - Things to look forward to

BlackBerry Developers Conference 2010 - Things to look forward to

The BlackBerry Developers Conference is a mere 6 days away from now. Since we're getting ever so close, the common question asked is what will we be seeing come from from Research In Motion during that time? This year, Research In Motion has been rather giving in terms of the information being relayed about what to expect. Through videos and blog postings we now know that they'll certainly be...

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Best of Smartphone Experts, 19 Sept 2010

Samsung Galaxy Tab/Media Hub event: Coming to all 4 major U.S. carriers; Wifi-only Galaxy Tab is coming; hands-on with Media Hub on the Galaxy Tab; bonus interview Fruit Ninja now on Android Android app picks of the week Unofficial BlackBerry 6 firmware now available for the BlackBerry Bold 9650...

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