Deal of the Day: 50% Off Tether for BlackBerry

Deal of the Day: 50% Off Tether for BlackBerry

Once again we have a sweet deal of the day -- Tether for BlackBerry. Until the end of the day, you can grab Tether for $24.99 - thats 50% off. Tether lets you hook up your Mac or PC to your device and get online through your BlackBerry data plan. Features include: Internet Anywhere: You can use Tether anywhere you can make phone calls. Easy Setup...

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OnTime mobile calendar for BlackBerry now available

OnTime mobile calendar for BlackBerry now available

If you find the hustle and bustle of daily tasks too much to handle, maybe OnTime can help you out. This nifty calendar app will keep you on schedule for important events with its GPS integration and and deeply integrated features. With OnTime you simply set a calendar reminder and enter a address for the appointment (business meeting, doctors office etc). OnTime will then keep you on time (...

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BlackBerry smartphones already running Android apps?!

BlackBerry smartphones already running Android apps?!

Yes, we've all heard the rumors about the BlackBerry PlayBook possibly having the ability to run Android apps but have you heard that BlackBerry smartphones are already running them? If the data from ShopSavvy is in anyway accurate then they'd have you believe it's already happening. As noted on their blog they have been tracking devices checking out their services via Flurry, an analytics...

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Quick Tip: BlackBerry 6 - Do you double flick?

[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ] Love them or hate them, the BlackBerry 6 views are here to stay (until BlackBerry 6.1 at least). If you use them you really are getting the most from your device, but if you're like Kevin and myself, you try to stay clear of them at all costs. If you are a power user that likes to get the most out of all the views, here is a quick tip for navigating...

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CrackBerry Poll: What accessories are you going to buy for your BlackBerry PlayBook?

Contest: Leave a comment to this post for your chance to win a FREE BlackBerry PlayBook Accessory of your Choice! What's the first accessory you're going to buy for your BlackBerry PlayBook?online survey Ten days ago we saw some slides leak out that showed the names and suggested pricing of cases and other accessories for the upcoming BlackBerry PlayBook. Things have been making...

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MLB.com at Bat 2011 for BlackBerry now available

MLB.com at Bat 2011 for BlackBerry now available

It's that time again baseball fans - the season is nearly upon us. If you're a die-hard fan like myself you'll be happy to know that MLB.com At Bat 2011 is now available for download. MLB.com At Bat is the go to app for baseball fans, and although it rings in a crazy price tag of $14.99, it really is the best way to keep up with everything baseball during the season. Features include:...

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PlayCreator for BlackBerry PlayBook - Turn your tablet into the ultimate sports whiteboard

There has been a constant flow of BlackBerry PlayBook apps hitting App World in the last few months, but only some really catch my eye. PlayCreator is one of those and probably the one I'm most excited about so far. It's one of the most "no-brainer" implementations of the PlayBook thus far and frankly looks pretty sweet. PlayCreator essentially turns the PlayBook into a sports whiteboard. Gone...

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BlackBerry World session catalog now available online

BlackBerry World session catalog now available online

RIM has made the session catalog for BlackBerry World (aka WES) available online. Prospective attendees can scope out all the sessions that will be offered during the conference. There is some good stuff listed for all aspects of BlackBerry including BES, consumer areas and PlayBook. Sessions include The Power and Potential of BBM, The BlackBerry PlayBook Advantage, Increasing the Value with...

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BlackBerry Case Study - a look at the BlackBerry Solution in health care (video)

[ youtube link for mobile viewing ] You have to love the video activity from RIM these days... last week we saw a new youtube video showing the awesomeness of BlackBerry Messenger as a tool for dating (via the powerful BBM Flirt), and this week it's a BlackBerry Case Study looking at how BlackBerry Smartphones are improving one-to-one patient care at UPMC Mercy Hospital. It's an interesting...

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CrackBerry Poll: Which Rumored 2011 BlackBerry Smartphone are you most excited about?

    Which rumored 2011 BlackBerry Smartphone are you most looking forward to?Market Research   In the last few weeks we've seen quite a bit of the rumored upcoming devices for 2011. If all goes as planned (or what we think is planned) we'll see some great new Smartphones in 2011 to along with the much-anticipated BlackBerry PlayBook tablet. I know personally I'm looking forward to the...

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Weekly Accessory Roundup - Win the case of your choice from ShopCrackBerry.com!

Contest: Don't let your device be naked! Leave a comment telling us which BlackBerry Case you'd like from ShopCrackBerry.com and you could win it! Lets face it - there are TONS of accessories for BlackBerry. Bluetooh headsets, memory cards, charging solutions, batteries and more. But when it comes down to it, the thing most users pick up first and always seem to always have more than one of is...

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SAP CIO Oliver Bussman talks BlackBerry PlayBook in business (video)

As the BlackBerry PlayBook release draws closer the buzz is growing around it as well. In this video from last week Fox snagged a quick interview with SAP CIO Oliver Bussman. As he explains here, the PlayBook is a step ahead of the game as it is business ready and capable of multitasking unlike other tablets (I'm still not a believer that it really is "true" multitasking though - see my...

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Contest: 50 copies of Home Screen Notes up for grabs

Contest: 50 copies of Home Screen Notes up for grabs

Last week we first saw Home Screen Notes for BlackBerry. Since then I have become an even bigger fan of the app and use it more and more every day. Home Screen Notes is a small app that places post-it style notes right on your BlackBerry homescreen. Use it for reminders, shopping lists, quick notes and much more. You can even schedule future notes and pick from multiple fonts and colors. Home...

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Xploding Boxes - A free strategy game for BlackBerry

Xploding Boxes - A free strategy game for BlackBerry

When I first saw this game, I didn't think it would be very entertaining. The graphics are very simple, and I just wasn't expecting a lot from it. However, once I started playing, I was hooked! Xploding Boxes by Ebscer is a strategy game. The goal is to start a chain reaction that will explode all of the boxes on the screen. Each level gives you a different number of clicks, and requires a...

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Press Release: Alt-N Launches MDaemon Messaging Server, BlackBerry Edition for Small-to-Mid-Sized Businesses

Press Release Alt-N Launches MDaemon Messaging Server, BlackBerry Edition for Small-to-Mid-Sized Businesses Affordable Windows-Based Email and Messaging Server Now Available with Wireless Synchronization, Security, IT Policy Management and Control Features for BlackBerry Smartphones Built In Grapevine, TX - Alt-N Technologies today announced the immediate availability of MDaemon®...

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Blackberry theme roundup for February 22, 2011 - 30 copies of SkyLark by BerryGoodThemes up for grabs!

Contest: Win 1 of 30 free copies of SkyLark by BerryGoodThemes! This week's BlackBerry theme roundup is devoted entirely to themes that were sent in to us over the past couple of weeks. Have you created a theme you want to see featured here, or given away in a contest? Did you find a treasure that you want to share with the CrackBerry community? Have a favorite theme developer you want the...

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AppVerse now live in the CrackBerry App Store! Delivers social interaction and features to aid in BlackBerry app discovery!!

One of the big deficiencies within mobile app store environments these days is the ability to meaningfully discover apps, games and themes that are going to be worthwhile for you. Best Sellers and Top Downloads lists do typically provide a good starting point for app discovery, but moving beyond that app stores tend to fall apart. Star ratings usually regress somewhere to the mean (that 3...

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Review: At the Booth! for BlackBerry

Review: At the Booth! for BlackBerry

One of the great things about working in Manhattan is that on nice days, I like to cut through Times Square on my way home just to see what shows are playing. A few are obscure plays on out-of-the-way streets and others are the big blockbuster shows. So many choices, so little time and ticket prices can be astronomical. However, now there's an easier way to see what's playing and get last...

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Evernote for BlackBerry updated

Evernote for BlackBerry updated

Evernote for BlackBerry has received a pretty big update. The app now resides at version 3.1.286 and along with some tweaks it sports a fancy new overhauled UI. The homescreen is much cleaner now and way easier to navigate. Premium users can now attach files to notes as well which is a huge bonues. The app now has a more powerful search as well as some bug fixes and enhancements. Evernote is...

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