Contest: Win 1 Of 100 Free Unlock Codes For Your BlackBerry

Contest: Win 1 Of 100 Free Unlock Codes For Your BlackBerry

It's Monday again, we all love Mondays don't we? Hope you all had a great weekend. We want to get this week started off right for everyone, so what better way to do that then have a contest, right? Cellunlock, has given us 100 BlackBerry unlock codes to give away. Any BlackBerry on any carrier this time around. Just drop a comment on this post, letting us know what day of the week is your...

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Verizon Offers slotRadio+ microSD Cards Loaded with 1,000 Songs and 4GB of Storage

Verizon seems to think that BlackBerry users are looking for a better way to get songs on their device. Transfering media to a microSD card for playback on your BlackBerry is far from difficult, but with slotRadio+ you can cut out all the hard steps. The $49.99 microSD card comes pre-loaded with 1,000 MP3s and boasts an additional 4GB of storage. The Billboard HITS and Billboard DECADES cards...

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BlackBerry Developer? Learn How To Plug Those Memory Leaks In Your Applications

As a BlackBerry user, we've all seen some applications here and there that leak memory and it can be quite a pain. As a BlackBerry developer this can be an extremely frustrating thing to have to deal with, especially if you have a amazing application you wish to release but just cannot find the memory leak. While checking out the BlackBerry developers blog the other day I began reading the two...

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16 Year Old Creates Communications Link for Underground Workers and Scientists

Its long been an issue of concern for deep underground workers but has never really had an answer. How to communicate underground when cell phones and walkie talkies no longer work? Well, turns out that question has been solved by a Los Alamos, New Mexico 16 yr old partaking in the 2009 International Science Fair, which he ended up winning. Alex Kendrick, has managed to create a system that...

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Fido Releases OS 4.6.1.320 For The BlackBerry Curve 8520

Fido Releases OS 4.6.1.320 For The BlackBerry Curve 8520

The official release of OS 4.6.1.320 on Fido really isn't that big of a deal. The real news here is in the fact the Fido posted OS 4.6.1.320 without actually having yet put the device on sale- Ooops. You might remember a week or two back now we posted that Fido was set to get the BlackBerry Curve 8520, SKUS were loaded into the system yet, no official release date was available. So all this...

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Best of Smartphone Experts, 31 Jan 2010

Hands On With T-Mobile myTouch 3G Fender Edition Nexus One Coming To AT&T ? HTC Releases Sense UI For HTC Magic Introducing the BlackBerry Accessory Roundup for All That's New and Hot... Free Featured Item Given Away Each Week! CrackBerry Podcast 046: We talk Magnum Prototype, Tour 9650, Apple iPad, Avatar the Movie...

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Leaked: OS 5.0.0.463 for the Blackberry Curve2 8530

Leaked: OS 5.0.0.463 for the Blackberry Curve2 8530

Its been quite slow on the OS front these days but here is a little something for all you BlackkBerry Curve 8530 owners out there to check out. OS 5.0.0.463 was leaked not too long by the folks over at BBLeaks. If you have nothing better to do today, might as well fire up app loader and check it out. *OS Disclaimer - Please Read: Keep in mind this is NOT an official release and as such is not...

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CrackBerry Reminder: What You May Have Missed This Week

CrackBerry Reminder: What You May Have Missed This Week

Lots of good things on the CrackBerry front this week. We saw a RIM "oops" on Facebook regarding the Tour 9650, some new leaked and official OS' and had a great podcast to keep our 2010 promise going strong. If you were out and about and missed what went down, hit up the links below for all the highlights. You still have time to get in on some contests as well, so be sure to leave a comment on...

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Road Mania: New Must-Have Game for the BlackBerry Storm!

Weekend Sale: Save $2.00 and Get Road Mania this weekend for only $2.99 >> [ youtube video link for mobile viewing ] The folks from Mobigloo, makers of such BlackBerry game classics as Nintaii, Next Dual Pack and Air Traffic Control, are back with a new game for BlackBerry Storm users called Road Mania. The goal of Road Mania is simple yet oh soooo challenging (and addictive and...

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BlackBerry Books That Will Help You Get BlackBerry Smart

[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ] I've got to do some cleaning this weekend and in looking around my mess of a home office I noticed I had a pile of BlackBerry-related books lying around. So I figured I'd kill two birds with one stone and while carrying them off to the bookshelf give them a few minutes of fame in youtube video primetime action. You can check out the video above for...

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The BlackBerry Bold 9700 Arrives in India

The BlackBerry Bold 9700 Arrives in India

A quick note for all of the good folks in India today (errr... well, yesterday technically). Looks like RIM has officially launched the BlackBerry Bold 9700 in India. Woohoo! The 9700 is now available nationwide in retail stores serviced by Redington India... Plus, it is now on hand at Airtel, Aircel, BSNL, Idea Cellular, Loop Mobile, MTNL, Reliance, Tata and Vodafone locations. For users of...

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Nokia Smartphones from the Perspective of a BlackBerrry User, Smartphone Round Robin

Talk about procrastination. My final Nokia review for the Smartphone Round Robin should have been up last Friday, but here it is a week late. Everytime I sat down to start writing it, I always managed to find a distraction compelling enough to pull me away. This one is definitely tough for me to write. For every other platform I've looked at over the past 6+ weeks that the Round Robin has...

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GPS Provider Nav4All Shut Down by Navteq for Good

GPS Provider Nav4All Shut Down by Navteq for Good

It looks like former GPS great Nav4All will be calling it quits for good in just a few days. In an email sent to all 27,625,631 customers, Nav4All stated that their contract with Navteq was not extended and that they will be shutting down completly. Apparently they had trouble coming to terms with the Nokia subsidiary, and since finding another source in such a short time isn't really an...

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Leaked: OS 5.0.0.464 for the Bold 9000 & 5.0.0.461 for the Curve 8900

Leaked: OS 5.0.0.464 for the Bold 9000 & 5.0.0.461 for the Curve 8900

Surprisingly as of late we've actually seen more official OS releases than leaks, but today we have an OS leak for both the Bold 9000 and Curve 8900. BerryMe has posted OS 5.0.0.464 for the Bold 9000 as well as 5.0.0.461 for the Curve 8900. If you're having a slow Friday, give these a go and let us know what you find out. No word of the good or bad, so drop a comment if you install on or the...

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BlackBerry App Roundup for January 29th, 2010!

BlackBerry App Roundup for January 29th, 2010!

Happy Friday all! Hope you're having a good week. Some really good BlackBerry apps to talk about this week, so lets get right down to it. Covered in this weeks' BlackBerry App Roundup are the following titles: Freebies of the Week: Download the Help Haiti App, BlackBerry Theme Store, acceleGraph In Case You Missed It: TripIt for BlackBerry, Foursquare for BlackBerry, Tvider Twitter...

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T-Mobile Soon To Offer Free BlackBerry Trackball Replacements

T-Mobile Soon To Offer Free BlackBerry Trackball Replacements

Good on T-Mobile USA for this one. T-MoNews is reporting come February 15th, T-Mobile USA will be launching free BlackBerry trackball replacement program for those out there who are still making use of either Pearl or Curve series devices. Specifically, the BlackBerry Pearl 8100/8120 and BlackBerry Curve 8320. Anyone having issues can head on down to their local T-Mobile retail store and...

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Guitar Studio For BlackBerry Looking For Beta Testers

[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ] This is so cool! LCAmobile is seeking out some beta testers for their new BlackBerry app, Guitar Studio. With Guitar Studio you can load Tab and Chordpro files onto BlackBerry and play them. Not only can you play them back but Guitar studio also has a guitar tuner, recorder and finally a 30,000+ chord library with fingering to guide you. If you'...

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CrackBerry Podcast 046: We talk Magnum Prototype, Tour 9650, Apple iPad, Avatar the Movie and More!

Bada bing bada boom.... two weeks go by and we're back with another CrackBerry.com Podcast! On this episode we plow through a bunch of the BlackBerry and other news that's popped up recently. We talk about that magnum video, that Tour 9650 unannouncement, cover a lot more BlackBerry stuff (Foursquare, 5.0 updates, RIM Twitter client, etc. etc.) and even talk some non-BlackBerry stuff like Apple'...

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BlackBerry Apps to use during Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics

BlackBerry Apps to use during Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics

If you haven’t heard by now, there’s something big coming to Vancouver in just over two weeks. Some kind of…winter….sport…..competition….thing. Vancouver 2010. I can’t believe that we found out about Vancouver –Whistler hosting the Winter Games, almost seven years ago. It’s amazing to think that the world will be looking in this direction and watching what I call home (hey you! Stop picking...

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