BlackBerry Desktop Manager for Mac Updated to v1.0.3

BlackBerry Desktop Manager for Mac Updated to v1.0.3

BlackBerry Desktop Manager for Mac was updated today to version 1.0.3. Nothing terribly exciting in this release, mostly just some minor tweaks and bug fixes. The software includes updates for connectivity and synchronization, as well as added support for Japanese, Korean, Simplified Chinese and Traditional Chinese. Mac users can grab the update from the BlackBerry site but you should be...

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Ticketmaster App Updated - Now Available for All Devices

Ticketmaster App Updated - Now Available for All Devices

Earlier this month the Ticketmaster for BlackBerry application was updated. The app, developed directly by RIM, was previously not available for some newer devices, but with the latest update is supported across the board on all devices for all carriers. With the Ticketmaster app, you can easily browse ticket information for concerts, sporting events and special events, view venue and seating...

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Foursquare for BlackBerry Update On The Way

Foursquare for BlackBerry Update On The Way

The foursquare team let me know that an updated version of their BlackBerry application is on the way. The revisions mainly include some big UI adjustments (seen in above screenshots), but users will also be able to view their profile and history information right from the device - though it looks like the "Friends" tab is still not active. The app seems to be running smoother and finding...

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A Few More BlackBerry Pearl 9105 Photos Show Off the T9 Keyboard; Getting Announced at WES Next Week?

While most of the BlackBerry device buzz seems to be over when the Bold 9650 will be released, there is still some muttering about this whole Pearl situation. We've heard bits and pieces and seen various images over the last few months, but we're still not 100% sure just how many new Pearl devices will show up. Our best guess at this point is that the candybar Pearl will be offered in two...

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  One of the greatest "time-killer" games has to be solitaire. The ease of play mixed with the variety of styles just makes it a no-brainer for playing solo on the go. Concrete Software has just released an updated version of their original hit with Aces Solitaire Pack 2 that gives you 40 styles of solitaire right on your device. You can fire up Klondike and Free Cell, or step it up with...

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Adobe Flash Now Arriving On BlackBerry Smartphones In Second Half Of 2010

Yes, it's true. Most of the news surrounding Adobe has been focused on their fight with Apple and the fact that Apple wants nothing to do with Flash of any kind unless of course its on their laptop and desktops. As for the iPads and iPhones of thr world, Apple is pushing all they can for HTML5 across the board. However, admist that battle is the recent developments for BlackBerry, Android and...

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Best of Smartphone Experts, 18 April 2010

Droid Incredible Review, see all Verizon Droid Incredible coverage Getting started with Google Voice Android 2.1 now on more than one-quarter of all Android phones A to Z on the new CrackBerry Mobile Superstore CrackBerry Podcast 051: Setting the Stage for WES 2010 Must-Read Article: In an Emergency, Why...

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BlackBerry Bold 9650 Arriving On Sprint May 16th?

BlackBerry Bold 9650 Arriving On Sprint May 16th?

Sure seems that way according to the picture that was sent into us via the tips line. The above pic is from the Sprint hotsheet, which was updated at some point this morning. Looking at the list you can see the BlackBerry Bold 9650 listed along with what may be the pricing details for launch. Seems a lot of conversation surrounding the BlackBerry Bold 9650 is more Verizon associated rather...

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Research In Motion Updates BlackBerry App World Developer Agreements; Adds Carrier And Credit Card Billing

Just a few days ago Research In Motion updated their BlackBerry App World vendor portal to include some new features. With those changes now in place, Research In Motion has moved onto the next level of growth. Notification has been sent out to developers advising that the terms and conditions of BlackBerry App World been updated. The update, outlines the addition of carrier billing and credit...

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Hedone Design Releases Chryom Premium Theme for BlackBerry Smartphones

Hedone and his design team have been back in the lab. This time, the creation they have come up with is for fans of minimalistic, light colored themes. Chryom is nicely laid out and beautifully designed. Custom battery and signal meters are present here and the off white leather wallpaper adds a serious touch of class overall. This one is set at $6.99 and is available for multiple devices...

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PrivacyStar for BlackBerry Lets You Block Unwanted Callers - 5 One-Year Subscriptions Up for Grabs

PrivacyStar first popped up late last year, bringing a great option for protecting your privacy and stopping unwanted callers. The app lets you block calls from unwanted callers, private numbers, blocked numbers and more. PrivacyStar includes a feature to look up numbers so you can decide if you want to let the call through the next time, or to block it for good. PrivacyStar is a great option...

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*UPDATED* Dear Mike: Touchscreens are popular. Just Saying. Love, CrackBerry

*UPDATE - At the time of writing this article we had based our original information as it was posted on Electronista. Since the time if the original publishing, new information has come about wherein the quoted comments from Co-CEO Mike Lazaridis may have been taken out of context or looked into to deeply. Since the new information is now available to us, we have posted the transcript below...

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CrackBerry Reminder: What You May Have Missed This Week

CrackBerry Reminder: What You May Have Missed This Week

Some more great stuff this time around. The entire CrackBerry crew is off to WES in just a week (or so) and we'll have plenty of great news to report. Hopefully some big announcements that will make the BlackBerry users of the world proud. This week we did get some more info on the Bold 9650 as well as the white Bold 9700. If you missed anything hit the links below to check out all thats new....

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Tvider Grows Into A Full Featured Twitter Client With 2.1 Release

Tvider Grows Into A Full Featured Twitter Client With 2.1 Release

As far as Twitter apps go, Tvider was the last one I though would actually turn into a full featured client. I always saw it as more of an add on to twitter much like how TwitVid just serves the purpose of uploading videos. Yet, with the release of 2.1 Tvider has gone all the way. Sadly, with that change they have also made it a paid app that is only available via BlackBerry App World for $2.99...

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Slacker Radio Giveaway - 5 Three-Month Subscriptions and 3 One-Year Subscriptions to Be Won

Slacker Radio just keeps on trucking. Recently released version 3.0 brought in some new users, and with support in Canada, things just keep building. Slacker is probably the best know streaming radio app for BlackBerry, and with the great features and updates, its no secret why. If you haven't checked out Slacker in the past, you are truly missing out. The app is 100% free, and lets you take...

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Xobni for BlackBerry Updated to v1.0.58.1 - Adds Merge, Edit & Hide Contacts Options

We haven't heard much about Xobni since its release in March, but it has received some updates in the past few weeks. The latest comes in the form of version 1.0.58.1 and brings some much anticipated features. Any Xobni users knows that sometimes the addresses in the contact list weren't always needed (ie your own address, newsgroups etc) and were just a pain. Well thanks to feedback from...

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BlackBerry Bold 9650 Features and Specifications - Releasing May 27th?

BlackBerry Bold 9650 Features and Specifications - Releasing May 27th?

We got our hands on some info that is packed with the Bold 9650 features and specifications. According to this image, the device may be set to release as early as May 27th as well. We know a fair amount about the Bold 9650 already (trackpad, addition of Wifi) but here are some of the other specs: 1xEVDO/3G 3.2 Megapixel Camera GPRS/UMTS GSM Quad Band 850/9001800/1900 mHz GSM Dual Band 900...

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Get Inspired with Belladonna for BlackBerry

If you're looking for a bit more motivation to get through your day, Belladonna may have your answer. This simple app gives you twice-a-day motivational and inspirational quotes that popup during the day. Accompanied by music, these popups give you a little push to keep on truckin'. Also included is a wallpaper changer that will keep a selection of soothing images on your homescreen background...

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BlackBerry App Roundup for April 16th, 2010; 25 Copies of Vorino Timer & Stopwatch to be Won!

Good day all! Another week, another great batch of BlackBerry apps to talk about. This week I've got 25 copies of Vorino Timer & Stopwatch from our pals at Vorino Software to giveaway, so keep reading for all the details...Covered this week in the BlackBerry App Roundup are the following titles: Giveaway of the Week: Vorino Timer & Stopwatch Freebies of the Week: Flickr for...

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