Atom Trap for BlackBerry Smartphones - 50 Copies to be Give Away!

Atom Trap for BlackBerry Smartphones - 50 Copies to be Give Away!

Atom Trap is a super addictive game I recently downloaded. The object of the game is to trap the bouncing balls by firing your "photons" either vertically or horizonally, blocking off that portion of the board. Each level adds more of the balls into play, making the game play increasingly more difficult. Other features include over 50 levels to play through, a scoreboard, and multiple...

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Baltimore Police Take to the Streets with BlackBerry

  We previously did a post on the Baltimore PD BlackBerry initiative when it was an announced last fall.  This year at WES, the systems director for the Baltimore Police Dept. Gayle Guildford and the project manager Sergeant Sheree Briscoe were here representing the department as they were finalists for the Wireless Leadership Awards. In an effort to get the beat cop out of the car where...

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WES 2010: inPulse Smartwatch for BlackBerry Video Demo

[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ]We've talked about the inPulse Smartwatch for BlackBerry quite a few times here on the CrackBerry blogs now, ever since we saw the first leaked photos, caught the official announcement and recorded a dummy unit video of it at CES. We caught up with Eric of Allerta, maker of the inPulse Smartwatch, today at WES 2010 and finally got a chance to see this baby...

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Review: WhatsApp Messenger for BlackBerry Smartphones

Review: WhatsApp Messenger for BlackBerry Smartphones

In a perfect world, everyone would be using BlackBerrys. Actually, in a perfect world, I should be getting a lot more data for a lot less. Unfortunately, for both issues, we live in the real world. We all have friends and family that use other smartphones, regardless if they defected from the BlackBerry or were otherwise forced to leave. Those empty, silent BlackBerry Messenger contacts are a...

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Tether Targets Enterprise With Internet on the Go

Tether Targets Enterprise With Internet on the Go

Tether has just put out a fresh press release from WES 2010 announcing their new enterprise offerings. Previously only focusing on the consumer market, Tether is hoping that enterprise customers will adopt the new internet on the go solution. With the newmarket opputunities in the B2B sector and knowing that companies are always looking to adopt cost effective technoligies, Tether should fair...

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OtterBox Introduces New Colors For The 85xx Series Commuter Case

OtterBox Introduces New Colors For The 85xx Series Commuter Case

While walking the Solution Showcase at WES, I stopped by the OtterBox booth and discovered that they have some new colored Commuter cases available for the 85xx series device. For many years the only choice for colors on OtterBox cases was straight black, or black/yellow on the Defender Series cases. They have now introduced a few more choices to that lineup; Ardoise Slate, Jade Green, Red...

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WorldMate Partners Up with American Express Business Travel

WorldMate Partners Up with American Express Business Travel

WorldMate has announced today that they have partnered up with American Express Business Travel. This will allow American Express Business Travel users to have better service on the go with the well established WorldMate application. The program is currently rolling out to some clients and will be fully available later this year. Hit the jump for the full release. Press Release WorldMate...

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Official BlackBerry 6 Preview Video From WES 2010!!

[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ]Here it is! The moment soooo many of us BlackBerry users have been waiting for.... an official first look at BlackBerry 6. Check out the video above and be sure to drop a comment letting us know what you think.When Mike Lazaridis introduced it during the WES 2010 keynote, he said the development team had three key design principles in mind while working on...

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WES 2010: KeyNote Live Blog!

WES 2010: Keynote Live Blog! WES 2010 LIVE BLOG IMPORTANT NOTES: - No need to refresh this page. The feed updates automatically. - Comments are NOT automatically published into the feed. We'll do our best to publish as many as we can that fit the topic and context of the blog conversation

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From the Forums: More BlackBerry 9670 and BlackBerry atlas (8980) Photos Emerge

Now that the Bold 9650 and 3G Pearl are both out in the open, we can again turn to some other BlackBerry devices that are still floating in the rumor mill. We've seen various shots of both the 9670 and atlas in the past, and forums member B.I.G.G.I.E has posted a few more for your viewing pleasure. Nothing terribly exciting this time around, but a few more angles and some OS details for both...

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Official BlackBerry Pearl 3G Launch Video!

[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ]Somehow during yesterday's BlackBerry Pearl 3G announcement madness we failed to notice the commercial for it that RIM posted up to their youtube channel. While it may not be quite as on the edge as that Lane Bryant video we saw last week, it's definitely a departure from the the last few launch videos we've seen RIM do that tend to put the focus straight...

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Contest Winners: BeeSweeper, MobileQs Trivia, BlackBerry Music Gateway and More

We're hard at work here in Orlando for WES 2010, but we still have some winners to announce (we wouldn't dare miss a week of contests). We'll try to sneak in some more free stuff this week in between all the crazy news. Remember if you're a developer or retailer and want to run a contest, you can hit us up at editorial(at)crackberry.com. Congrats to all the winners - hit the jump for the full...

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BlackBerry Theme Roundup for April 26th 2010 - 50 Copies of Digital Steel to be Won!

Contest: 50 Copies of Digital Steel to be won. Leave a comment! Hello again Theme Junkies. I'm sure everyone is a little more concerned with all the goodies to come from the team at WES, but let's calm the shakes from your weekly theme withdrawals first, so you can focus on the news. Hit the jump and check out some of the great themes we have this week, a couple from the tip line, and a...

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Listen Above or Download MP3 Here WES is the biggest BlackBerry show of the year so it only make sense that RIM's head honchos all be on hand. While RIM's Founder and Co-CEO Mike Lazaridis will speak tomorrow morning during the general assembly keynote (we'll be live blogging it,) he spoke to analysts during Capital Markets today. During the event he highlighted a couple of interesting...

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BlackBerry Bold 9650 Coming to Sprint May 23rd

BlackBerry Bold 9650 Coming to Sprint May 23rd

Following up on all of this mornings announcements regarding the Bold 9650, Sprint has dropped a press release of their own. The CDMA carrier will be making the device available for purchase on May 23rd. Less than a month away, but still a bit of a wait for those chomping at the bit. No word from Verizon just yet with a date of their own, but I'm assuming we won't have to wait much longer for...

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BlackBerry Bold 9650 Quick Review and Comparison to Tour 9630 and Bold 9700

[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ]Following up this morning's official BlackBerry Bold 9650 announcement and our guided video tour of the Bold 9650 and Pearl 3G, we spent a few more minutes with the new CDMA Bold stacking it up against its two brothers the Bold 9650 and Tour 9630.While the BlackBerry Tour brand has been given the axe and is now a member of the Bold family, the feel of the...

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Quick Look: BlackBerry Pearl 9100 & 9105

[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ]I was super excited to get to WES here in Orlando in hopes of getting some news on the Bold 9650. I've been dying to head back to Verizon (for the service) and will definitely get my hands on one as soon as I can. What I didn't expect however was to become such a fan of the new Pearl series (the 9105 in particular). The device feels amazing, and although...

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Get Up Close and Personal with the BlackBerry Bold 9650 & Pearl 9100 Interactive Demos

Itching to get your hands on a new BlackBerry Bold 9650 or Pearl 9100/9105? Well you'll still have to wait a few weeks - but in the meantime, why not play around with one virtually? You can check out the new devices through interactive demos. Take the device for a spin, check out the installed applications, get some usage tips and more. A great place for new BlackBerry users to get to know the...

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BlackBerry Mobile Voice System. What is it? What's new? Is it useful?

BlackBerry Mobile Voice System.  What is it? What's new?  Is it useful?

This morning we posted the RIM press release on the launch of Mobile Voice System (MVS) 5.0. We've talked about MVS in the past but what is MVS and how does it apply to the real world? The quick and simple answer to what it is, MVS allows your Blackberry handheld to become one with your corporate desk phone giving you all the same options your deskphone offers you including dial by internal...

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RIM Introduces The BlackBerry Developer Resource Center

RIM Introduces The BlackBerry Developer Resource Center

As Research In Motion continues their efforts to meet developers needs, they have just launched into beta the BlackBerry Developer Resource Center. As part of the BlackBerry forums, the BlackBerry Developer Resource Center will serve as a destination for all items pertaining to developer support resources information. From the announcement: There are two major things we are looking to...

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