BlackBerry App Roundup for September 10th, 2010! Win 1 of 10 copies of Fixmo Tools

Howdy and welcome to another app roundup. Hol-eee Toledo! CrackBerry Idol winds up today! It’s been a crazy summer as everyone was waiting to see who will be the latest member of the rootin’, tootin’ CrackBerry team! I reckon they’ve been nervous as heck throughout the entire contest. Just a shakin’ in their boots! We also have a whole herd of contests to enter in this week. Speaking of...

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Dropbox for BlackBerry updated to v1.0.30

Dropbox for BlackBerry updated to v1.0.30

For those of you all who happened to get in on the Dropbox for BlackBerry beta, you can now log in and download the latest release available which, should be showing as v1.0.30. At this time, I couldn't find any change log to report about what exactly has been updated but, I can say just from using it that it does appear to work better on the BlackBerry Torch now. If you still haven't gotten...

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Mastercard releases MoneySend application for BlackBerry

Mastercard releases MoneySend application for BlackBerry

  Mastercard has finally released a version of their MoneySend application for BlackBerry devices. The application, is designed to make sending and receiving money from debit, credit, and prepaid Mastercard cards easier. It's not without it's minor flaws though. First, the application only works for the US. Secondly, your bank has to be on board for it to be supported. However, those issues...

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DJ Hero drops on App World

DJ Hero drops on App World

At my house, Band Hero sits without being played; sometimes for weeks on end. Don’t get me wrong, I find it fun and addictive; I just don’t keep it hooked up all of the time. If I want to be entertained, I want to be entertained now! I don’t want to have to spend time setting everything up first. BlackBerry users had the chance to play with Guitar Hero in the past, but now we have a chance to...

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[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ] Live in or gonna be in the LA area on September 11th? Then we have a great contest for you. Some of you may remember the BBM lounge event that was held in LA back in August. Well, another is taking place on September 11th and we got a chance for you all to win 1 of 5 VIP passes to the event for you (and a guest) thanks to the fine folks at Xomad. That...

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BlackBerry Desktop Manager updated to version 6.0.0.47

BlackBerry Desktop Manager updated to version 6.0.0.47

RIM quietly rolled out an update to BlackBerry Desktop Manager for PC today. The latest version available is now 6.0 B47. This is the first update since the original release, and as is the standard there is no change log available -- most likely just the usual bug fixes in this one. Sadly Mac users get no love yet again. If you're still rocking an older (pre DM6) verison of Desktop Manager you...

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[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ] PrivacyStar, one of the top privacy apps for BlackBerry devices, has been updated to version 2.0 and includes some great new features. First off is the revamped UI. The app has a totally new interface making things much easier to navigate. Other updates include comprehensive call blocking, Do Not Disturb, reverse caller lookup and the ability to...

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Salesforce.com announces Chatter Mobile app for smartphones

Salesforce.com announces Chatter Mobile app for smartphones

Salesforce.com is a leading provider of sales and field service automation software and has an amazing track record with these CRM (customer Relationship Management) tools, as well as Cloud computing. Over the past few months, they have adopted a new means of communication and collaboration that behaves very similar to Facebook. Salesforce.com calls it Chatter. This tool makes use of status...

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BlackBerry Torch Leather Holster Review

BlackBerry Torch Leather Holster Review

[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ] If you follow me on twitter (@crackberrykevin), you'll know that last week I broke my Torch. I had in my front right jeans pocket, and somehow on the car ride between my home and office it died. It won't power up, swapping batteries doesn't help, it won't take a charge (the red light won't even come on when plugged in) and it won't connect to USB....

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White BlackBerry Bold 9780 spotted on eBay!

White BlackBerry Bold 9780 spotted on eBay!

After playing around with the Torch for a few weeks now and really getting a feel for BlackBerry 6, I can honestly say I'm super excited to get a hold of the BlackBerry Bold 9780. Having BlackBerry 6 running on an updated version of what is possibly my favorite device (Bold 9700) will be killer. Today a white BlackBerry Bold 9780 was spotted on eBay and I'm almost tempted to bid on it -- you...

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Feeds - Google Reader client for BlackBerry now available in BlackBerry App World

Always in pursuit of the perfect RSS app to integrate with Google Reader, I can't help but get excited when a new application pops up. Feeds is the latest and I have to say it does not disappoint. It is in fact one of the best RSS apps for BlackBerry I have used to date. The simple interface provides only 4 options (download limit, image display, clear cahce and logout) and has a super clean...

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[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ]A new BlackBerry Torch commercial has hit the airwaves. This one focuses on the media capabilities as it features DJ Cassidy. As well, it highlights the newly introduced WebKit browser by showing off how the tabs feature works. Considering this was posted to the BlackBerry Youtube account, I'm taking that as a sure sign that Research In Motion is still...

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Official OS 5.0.0.886 now available for the BlackBerry Curve 8530 from Verizon Wireless

The latest official OS comes from Verizon for the BlackBerry Curve 8530. OS 5.0.0.886 was made available yesterday and is ready to roll. Hopefully some new fixes to tweak up the remaining bugs and get things running smooth. As usual, use caution when installing even though this is an official OS. If you get it up and running, be sure to leave a comment letting us know how it is. Verizon...

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CrackBerry guide to CrackBerry apps

CrackBerry guide to CrackBerry apps

Keep on Crackin' with these CrackBerry apps! Hello. Welcome to CrackBerry.com and thanks for stopping by. We may not say it often, but that doesn’t mean that we don’t care. If you’re reading this, chances are you have finally checked “get a BlackBerry’ off of your bucket list. Let me guess, you begged and pleaded with your parents to get one? No wait, you cashed in enough brownie points and...

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Retro shooter Wrath updated with support for more devices

Wrath, one of the favorite games of the Crack Team has just been updated with support for more devices. The game now runs on everything except the good ol' Pearl and Pearl Flip (it works on the Pearl 3G). Wrath is a flashback shooter game that plain and simple lets you fly around and shoot stuff up. There are power-ups, bombs, multiple fire modes and much more. Wrath is super easy to play and...

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ProOnGo expense app for BlackBerry adds AmEx integration

ProOnGo expense app for BlackBerry adds AmEx integration

One of the leading expense apps for BlackBerry, ProOnGo has announced that they have added AmEx integration into the latest build. This means that things just got easier for business travelers on the road. With the new feature, you simply add your AmEx card information directly into ProOnGo and from then on any transactions on the card will be stored in both the app itself and the ProOnGo web...

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LittleBrother GPS utility updated with bug fixes

LittleBrother GPS utility updated with bug fixes

Matthias let us know that his GPS utility LittleBrother has been updated to fix a recently discovered bug within the app. LittleBrother is a handy app that lets you keep family and friends informed of your location while using very few resources on your device. The current version of the application did not notify users about an accidental expiration, however a new version has since fixed the...

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WordBldr game for BlackBerry - 100 copies to be won

I'm always in pursuit of new "time killer" games to play on my BlackBerry for when I have some downtime. I often have short spurts where I just need to keep busy for a few minutes and want something to do, and having a cool game at the ready is a great thing. WordBldr is one of those games that is quick and easy to play, yet still challenging enough to keep you occupied for a good amount of...

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BlackBerry theme roundup for Sept 8th, 2010 - 25 copies of Stealth 2.0 up for grabs!

Contest: 25 Copies of Stealth 2.0 to be won. Leave a comment! Hey theme junkies, I've been on a short hiatus over the last week, but I'm back and in full swing after this past Labour Day. Hope everyone had a great long weekend, and I've got some great themes to show you this week in the roundup. DevCon is coming up in a few short weeks, let's keep fingers crossed that we can see some 9800...

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BlackBerry Curve 3G now available from T-Mobile

BlackBerry Curve 3G now available from T-Mobile

As announced previously, the BlackBerry Curve 3G is now available via T-Mobile. You can place your order for one right now for only $79.99 with a new 2 year contract. If you fancy learning more about the BlackBerry Curve 3G you can check out the unboxing video Kevin did up as well, the full review of the Rogers branded version I have the privilege of doing up. Anyone on T-Mobile gonna be...

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