[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ]To be honest, I'm not sure why it took RIM soooo many years to finally start pimping out BlackBerry Messenger to the masses, but now that they've decided to advertise the fact BBM is awesome they are really pouring it on strong. We've seen BBM contests and Time Square ads, concert sponsorships and random barcodes to scan, BBM statistics bragging and a...

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[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ]Lucas let me know that PBA Bowling 2 is on sale for $2.99 until July 25th. The OpenGL game which was originally only available for the Storm2 is also now available for both the Curve 8530 and Bold 9650. PBA Bowling 2 is one of the few games to take advantage of OpenGL support on these devices and is definitely worth checking out. There are multiple game...

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BBM connects fans in greatest World Cup moments - RIM releases BlackBerry Messenger usage stats

With Research In Motions semi new marketing push for BlackBerry Messenger, they have opened the doors a little to give us all a sneak peek at some statistics regarding how some folks have been using BlackBerry Messenger. The case scenario, World Cup 2010 this time around. Looking at the stats, a lot of people were making use of BlackBerry Messenger throughout the World Cup 2010 for sure....

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Mobile Checkbook for BlackBerry Review

Mobile Checkbook for BlackBerry Review

Review of Mobile Checkbook for BlackBerry Smartphones [ youtube video link for mobile viewing ]In today's economy financial matters are on most everyone's mind, so with that being said I thought a financial application would be fitting for my first review. I decided to try Mobile Checkbook by Mobatech because at a price of $9.99 it seemed to advertise all the features I would actually USE. If...

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Documents To Go for BlackBerry Review

Documents To Go for BlackBerry Review

Review of Documents To Go for BlackBerry Smartphones [ youtube video link for mobile viewing ]Most BlackBerry users are familiar with Documents to Go. Not necessarily because they downloaded it from the top 50 list on the CrackBerry App Store, but because it comes pre-installed on most users devices. But the version that comes pre-installed might be lacking for some of your day to day tasks. The...

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Review: Fandango for BlackBerry

Review: Fandango for BlackBerry

I don’t know about you, but I’m not sure how I’ll survive if this Summer gets any hotter. The AC in our place may force me to become a recluse. Of course I may be able to withstand brief periods of heat, when I dash to the car, then dart into work, the mall, even a movie theatre; anyplace with air conditioning! Actually, I wouldn’t mind catching a flick right now; I’ll trade sweating buckets...

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WorldMate Mobile Travel Service keeps making travel easier

WorldMate Mobile Travel Service keeps making travel easier

When you are a BlackBerry user and you travel; be it often or just simply on random occassions, I have never come across a better application then Worldmate. Personally, I use it on my BlackBerry and when I had an iPhone I also had it installed there as well. The latest news from Worldmate is that they have updated to version 4.0. This update, brings a lot to the table in terms of how exactly...

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Accessory Poll: Do you protect the display on your BlackBerry with a screen protector?

Find a Screen Protector for your BlackBerry  Do you use a screen protector on your BlackBerry?survey software Last night I was out with one of my lesser friends (I say lesser friend because he's actually an iPhone user) and we got into a bit of a debate about screen protectors. My buddy is absolutely anal about having a screen protector on his phone - the first thing he did when he...

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Wirelessly sync iTunes and your BlackBerry using Music WithMe - 10 licenses to be won

Looking to easily sync your iTunes music with your BlackBerry? Music WithMe has the answer. This cool app installs on both your BlackBerry and PC, and then your iTunes playlists/tracks are synched with your device. The music goes to your memory card and stays there (its not a streaming app like some others) and you can sync as much as you'd like. Change a playlist in iTunes and it reflects on...

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Contest winners: Overboard Waterproof Case, osXv2 & Screen Muncher

Contest winners: Overboard Waterproof Case, osXv2 & Screen Muncher

Nothing crazy this time around but a few contests to keep our prefect streak going. New app Screen Muncher, a great theme in osXv2 and one of my favorite accessories the Overboard Waterproof case. if you're a retialer/developer and want to run a contest of your own, hit us up at editorial(at)crackberry.com. Full winners list after the jump. Congrats to all the winners! * Note to winners:...

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MLB At Bat 2010 for BlackBerry Review

MLB At Bat 2010 for BlackBerry Review

Review of MLB at Bat 2010 for BlackBerry Smartphones [ youtube video link for mobile viewing ]Ah, the smell of fresh-cut grass, the warm sun on my face, the sounds of the stadium: a man yells out, "Programs, get your programs" as another passes by selling peanuts and ice-cold beer. The ballpark is filling up quickly as a sell-out crowd is expected for this match between the National League-...

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BlackBerry theme roundup for July 12th, 2010 - 50 copies of Frozen Yogurt to be won!

Contest: 50 Copies of Frozen Yogurt to be won. Leave a comment! Happy Monday theme junkies! It has been a crazy week here at Roundup Central, and I'm loving the themes I'm looking at rightr now while finishing my second pot of coffee. I have some stellar picks this week, by some of the best in the business. We have some new devs, as well as some that are making a return to the lineup. Hit the...

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Impatiently waiting for BlackBerry 6? Grab the next best thing today, Five Point Nine!

I know after today's sneak peek video of BlackBerry 6 by RIM, many of you are jonesing to get your hands on it! Until that happens, I think the next best thing one can have is a parity theme for your current device that provides a a little taste of BlackBerry 6 right now. Enter the Five Point Nine theme by WJD Designs. Five Point Nine is essentially the same theme as WJDDesign's previously...

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New Official BlackBerry 6 Teaser Video!

[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ]* Update: Our BlackBerry 6 Forum is Now Open!! Check it out! * With all of the pre-release hardware leaks of late that have showed off glimpses of BlackBerry 6, it's nice to see RIM up their game with a new BB6 promo video.  Over at the official BlackBerry blog, Andrew Bocking, VP of Handheld Software Product Management, expressed his excitement for the...

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ScreenShot updated to 2.0 - free version now available!

ScreenShot updated to 2.0 - free version now available!

One of most important tools I use is a screen capturing application. When reviewing applications, it’s important to realize that the phrase, “a picture is worth a thousand words”, really does hold value. It’s one thing to talk about an application; it’s another to be able to view its images. Not only that, but it’s good to have images as proof in certain situations, or to even help with...

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iPlus4 by BerryMobi - A fresh new look for your BlackBerry, on sale now!

iPlus4 by BerryMobi - A fresh new look for your BlackBerry, on sale now!

So Apple finally caught up to BlackBerry in some areas with IOS4, adding folders and "multi-tasking" to it's OS. Still, I'll take my BlackBerry any day, nothing else quite compares to the experience. There are those that love the look and feel of the Apple platform, and for them, there are themes like iPlus4. A full set of iPhone icons are included, and every component in the theme has been...

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BlackBerry Protect Preview - RIM introducing FREE remote backup, restore and locate service to BlackBerry owners!

Whether a big innovation or small, we tend to always get hyped up at CrackBerry.com when Research In Motion introduces a new product or service to BlackBerry users (what can we say.. we love BlackBerrys!). Today's official word of the coming of BlackBerry Protect, which will be available in limited beta later this week and open beta later this year via the App World test center, is totally...

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