iV3 from Z Man Designs - Updated version of one of Z Man's most popular themes

iV3 from Z Man Designs - Updated version of one of Z Man's most popular themes

We all know that Z Man makes some pretty sweet themes, I know his iVista 2 theme was the first premium theme I ever bought for my Storm, and I absolutely loved it.  Zach fired me an email the other day, letting me know about his newest release, iVista 3, which is new take on the concept.  As always, the skill shines through, giving you an authentic Windows Vista feel, right on your BlackBerry...

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CellUnlock - Unlock your GSM BlackBerry with an easy to use application

Been looking for an easy way to unlock your BlackBerry? CellUnlock has released an application for GSM BlackBerry devices that will help get you all fixed up in no time. The application can be downloaded OTA to your device and ran simply by clicking on it. The method it uses is a rather simple one. Once you run the App, it will read your phone's 15 Digit IMEI & Model. All you have to...

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Happy Canada Day, Eh!

Happy Canada Day, Eh!

To all of the BlackBerry users north of the border reading this, have a Happy Canada Day! And while you should be putting the BBs out of sight for 24 hours to give family and friends your undivided attention, I'm sure many most all of you will all work at least a few minutes of CrackBerry time in between fireworks, BBQs, beers and the beach (let me guess...you're reading this on Viigo !)....

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ScoreMobile for BlackBerry Review

ScoreMobile for BlackBerry Review

Like Sports? Then read this review of ScoreMobile! [ youtube video link for mobile viewing ]Hi There Crackberry Nation! Thanks for reading my first ever Crackberry app review. I am reviewing ScoreMobile for Blackberry. We all know that one of the best things about owning a Blackberry is having information at your fingertips. As a sports fan, this is especially true. ScoreMobile for...

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alphaRunner for BlackBerry Review

alphaRunner for BlackBerry Review

Use your BlackBerry to track your runs! alphaRunner Review[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ]For avid runners and beginners alike alphaRunner by Eppisoft could be the app for you. When running on a treadmill you have the advantage of a computer tracking your distance and calories burned. Where the treadmill falls short is on scenery and enjoyment of the outdoors. alphaRunner tracks your...

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Help efforts in the Gulf with mobile app from MapTheSpill.org

Help efforts in the Gulf with mobile app from MapTheSpill.org

If you have been looking for a way to help aid the efforts in the Gulf, MapTheSpill.org has a free mobile app available. With the app users can send report logs, upload photos and map their locations. The information is gathered through MapTheSpill.org for public viewing in hopes of better understanding affected areas. "Map the Spill provides an opportunity for individuals who are being...

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eBay app for BlackBerry out of beta and into more countries

eBay app for BlackBerry out of beta and into more countries

The eBay app first popped up late last year in beta form, but we haven't heard much about it since. Today RIM announced the app has finally made its way out of beta and is also available in six countries (in addition to North America) including France, Germany, Australia, Italy, Spain and the UK. With the eBay app for BlackBerry, users can browse items, place bids, check activity and more. The...

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Friendly reminder: BlackBerry Dev Con 2010 is only three months away; Don't forget about the Super Apps Challenge!

We're just under three months away from the start of the 2010 BlackBerry Developer Conference, so I figured the timing was right to get a little reminder up here. If you're thinking about going, you can jump over to the dev con website to learn more about all the fun and games and parties  (and developer sessions that'll help take your apps to the next level of course!) that are planned for...

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Carbonite mobile application for BlackBerry - Access your backed up files from your device

When first announced over a month ago, Carbonite for BlackBerry was only working on a select few devices/OS versions. We got word today that the app has been updated and now supports the Pearl Flip, 96xx, 89xx, 83xx, 85xx, 9000, 9700 and Storm. If you are a Carbonite user, this app is a great one to have on your device. It allows you to access all of your backed up files on the go so you never...

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Default Ex and Plus - Two great new themes from AG Designs & Graphics - 100 copies to be won!

We have seen plenty of OS 6-like themes lately, as more and more devs jump on the clean look and smooth appeal of what we have seen in the blogs. This hit my inbox this morning, and I have to say, it's a solid looking theme.  Two versions are available, completely identical except for the fact that one version has the OS6 precision icons and one has a full set of custom icons. The resemblance...

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More BlackBerry Curve 9300 pics arrive. This time in a interesting shade of purple

Salomondrin has taken a few moments to get some snaps of the next generation Curve. This time it was once again, T-Mobile branded but now sporting a lovely shade of purple. No idea if this is a color that T-Mobile will launch with or not but if we had to guess we'd say it's likely to happen. All that said, Salomondrin has noted that he'll be doing a walk through of this device and two others...

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Hulu has arrived on iPhone/iPad, will we see a BlackBerry version?

Hulu has arrived on iPhone/iPad, will we see a BlackBerry version?

When Steve Jobs proclaimed that there would be no flash on the iPhone, iPod or iPad it really left a lot of folks wondering about how exactly, most of their video content was going to be delivered. As it turns out, the video experience on those devices is simply put, doing quite well. One key player that folks were concerned about was Hulu. Well, as of yesterday Hulu is now available on the...

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Dragon for Email for BlackBerry Review

Dragon for Email for BlackBerry Review

Dragon for Email for BlackBerry Smartphones [ youtube video link for mobile viewing ]Have you ever found yourself trying to compose an e-mail but fumble so much with the keyboard that the text looks more like an alien language than actual words? Well, welcome to my world. Whether it be sending out messages for work or writing e-mails to friends I have no patience to type everything out. It...

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Telenav GPS Navigator for BlackBerry Review

Telenav GPS Navigator for BlackBerry Review

Telenav for BlackBerry Smartphones Takes to the Road and Gets Reviewed! [ youtube video link for mobile viewing ] One integral part of blackberry smart phones that I use quite often is the GPS feature. However, finding the right navigation application has always been a challenge. The built in Blackberry Maps might suffice for some but for me that wasn't enough. Blackberry Maps doesn't...

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Quick Tip: Keyboard shortcuts in the native Clock application for BlackBerry

Last week we did a quick post on the native Clock app for BlackBerry where I re-discovered the built-in timer. While there are tons of keyboard shortcuts through the BlackBerry OS in Messages, Media Player and Browser apps, I had no idea there were a few within the clock as well. In addition to pressing the trackball/trackpad to get to the set alarm screen, as HolderBBcb pointed out in the...

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LendingTree launches free Mortgage Rate Finder app for BlackBerry Smartphones

  LendingTree Mortgage Rate Finder is a new BlackBerry app that aims to help you get annonymous loan offers wherever you are. Simply enter your criteria into the app, and instantly receive up to 30 different customized offers from lenders. Click the offer you like, and the lender will contact you to get started. Features of the app include: Completely FREE App, Completely FREE offers Search...

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Queen Elizabeth dropping by RIM on July 5th - What device should she be using?

  What device do you think HRH should be using?online surveys   Queen Elizabeth is set to drop by RIM HQ in Waterloo on July 5th as part of a brief trip to Canada. She will be receiving a tour of RIM's production line and then be returing to Toronto later in the day. If she's lucky she might snag a pre-release 9800 (or something even better?) before she heads off, or maybe just get a...

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Review: Baby GO! for BlackBerry Smartphones

Review: Baby GO! for BlackBerry Smartphones

Baby GO! is a safe child entertainment/educational application for your BlackBerry. They’re so cute! Their eyes twinkle when they spot a new and exciting thing. The look of absolute joy emblazoned across their drooling little faces, as they get their new toy in their hands, is so adorable. Am I talking about a baby or a BlackBerry user? Both actually. It seems as though the BlackBerry screen...

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Contest winners: Caller ID Reader, OtterBox, Documents To Go and LeatherBB

Only a few contests this week, but fear not because more are on the way. We've been super busy sorting out all our CrackBerry Idol's but we'll sneak in some freebies in between. If you want to run a contest of your own, hit up editorial(at)crackberry.com for more info. Full list after the jump - congrats to all the winners. * Note to winners: You will be receiving an email either directly...

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