Contest: 50 Free Copies of Crimson Theme

Tony at Cocky Culture themes has dropped another great creation, and is giving away 50 free copies to the CrackBerry Nation. Crimson features an edgy design all in deep reds and black. The theme has custom icons, wallpaper and hidden docks and is available for almost all devices (no Pearl version yet). Crimson sells for $4.95 in the CrackBerry App Store (on sale for $3.95 through tomorrow)....

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WorldMate Live 3.0 For BlackBerry Released - 10 Gold Subscriptions to Give Away!

If you have ever travelled with your BlackBerry and NOT used Worldmate, now is a great time to check it out. Worldmate has been updated to version 3.0 and brings with it a lot of changes to an already amazing application. A quick look at the changes shows just how helpful Worldmate can be and personally, I live by this app when travelling. New additions include: Yelp Local Search Services...

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RIM Announcing Q2 Earnings Today With Results Expected To Be Great

* Update: RIM's Q2 Financial Results Have Now Been Posted... Read Here! * Today RIM is set to post their financials for Q2 and the outlook from financial analysts has been great leading up to today. Heading into the holiday season with updated devices on the way, investors are hoping this will give RIM a jump they need to keep them happy for the months ahead. One thing people are...

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Google Voice Update Returns Version 0.1.5 Available ... Again

Google Voice Update Returns Version 0.1.5 Available ... Again

It wasn't that long ago that Ronen over at Berryreview reported that Google Voice for BlackBerry had been updated to version 0.1.5, but then was swiftly pulled back like it was an AT&T Bold OS update. Seems a lot of releasing and pulling back has been going on these days for whatever reason. In any event, Google Voice version 0.1.5 is back up and available for download once again, so you...

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Glossy Black Premium Theme For Bold, Tour And 8900 Devices

Glossy Black Premium Theme For Bold, Tour And 8900 Devices

A few days ago I was made aware of this awesome theme in the CrackBerry forums and had to take it for a test drive. Glossy Black is a heavily modified precision theme which deserves some attention for the "little things" it includes. The hidden today feature which is set in this theme is great for those of you who like to keep track of things. Also, the implemented weather icon is set in the...

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Hippopost Lets You Snap Photos On Your BlackBerry And Send as Real Physical Postcards For Free!!

This app has me pretty damn excited. I travel a lot and never in my life have taken the time to mail a postcard (I know my mom has always been disappointed in her son on the postcard front). But that's going to change now though thanks to HippoMobile's Hippopost! Hippopost was actually started by a couple of ex-RIM employees and is a new mobile service that allows you to snap a photo on...

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RIM Goes In-Depth on BlackBerry Desktop Software for Mac

RIM Goes In-Depth on BlackBerry Desktop Software for Mac

Previous rumors put the official release date of BlackBerry Desktop Manager for Mac to this Friday, September 25th, which is sounding better then ever given the fact over at the Inside BlackBerry blog they just posted an in-depth walk through of it. Interestingly enough, they refer to it as BlackBerry Desktop Software throughout the write-up (screencaps say BlackBerry Desktop Manager), so it...

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AT&T Officially Releases Bold OS 4.6.0.297 ... Again

AT&T Officially Releases Bold OS 4.6.0.297 ... Again

 Reports are flying in this morning that AT&T has released OS 4.6.0.297 for the Bold 900 (again). This update seemingly fixes some isuse that were had with the last version. Hopefully everything is solid again in this release. If you didn't get in on it last time, you can grab the upgrade from the BlackBerry Software Downloads page. Download OS 4.6.0.297 for Bold 9000 >>

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Ajani Infotech $2.99 Anniversary Sale - Two Days Only

Ajani Infotech $2.99 Anniversary Sale - Two Days Only

 Ajani Infotech (maker of Empower apps) is celebrating their one-year anniversary and spreading the joy all over. To share the love, they are running a two-day sale and all of their apps are only $2.99 through friday. You can snag some awesome apps like Empower SMS Viewer, Quick SMS and Call Later. The Empower suite of apps is definitely worth checking out, and for only $2.99 you really can't go...

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Deal of the Day (Storm): Air Traffic Control - 50% Off!

Mobigloo's Air Traffic Control is one of my absolute favorite games to play on my BlackBerry Storm, so for it to go half price as one of today's CrackBerry Deals of the Day is good news. ATC was a top-selling game in our CrackBerry App Store for a long time after its release and is currently one top of the top selling games in BlackBerry App World as well. Normally priced at $4.99, you can...

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Elecite Contest - 100 Copies Of Spear Theme To Be Won!

Elecite Contest - 100 Copies Of Spear Theme To Be Won!

Not too long ago, Elecite announced their latest theme Spear was available for download. This time around, rather then announcing a new theme's availability, Elecite wants to give a little love back to the CrackBerry community by offering up 100 free copies of Spear to some lucky winners out there. So as with all CrackBerry contest, process is simple-- leave a comment on this post letting...

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RIM Updates All Instant Messaging Clients v2.5!

RIM Updates All Instant Messaging Clients v2.5!

Over at the BlackBerry Support forums it's on record that all Instant Messaging clients did get a refresh and are now available for download. Seems this is the only official announcement after updating of Facebook, MySpace and BlackBerry App World applications as well for 5.0 OS, yet RIM remains silent about those. Some additions to the applications are:Add dedicated icons to the Home Screen for...

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MetroNews Launches Localized News BlackBerry App (Viigo) With A Great Slogan!

Ok, so maybe it's not totally a new application. It's really just a branded version of Viigo that MetroNews is pushing but hey, using a slogan such as "Better Crack For Your CrackBerry" is totally worth a mention on the CrackBerry blogs for sure! Using MetroNews' branded version of Viigo allows for great access to Canadian cities such as Calgary, Edmonton, Halifax, Ottawa, Toronto and Vancouver...

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BGR's BlackBerry 9700 Initial Impressions

BGR's BlackBerry 9700 Initial Impressions

Saying the BlackBerry Bold 9700 is a highly-anticipated device is a bit of an understatement. Like the Bold 9000, the 9700 represents the pinnacle of what the traditional BlackBerry experience is all about, though compared to its predecessor packs more punch into a much smaller package.We brought you our initial BlackBerry Bold 9700 Review back in May, when the pre-production "onyx" aka 9020...

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Facebook Version 1.6.0.22 Launches Bringing OS 5.0 Compatibility!

*UPDATE*-Seems as though users who are NOT running 5.0 OS on their devices are having issues with downloading, OTA links can be found in the comments for users running anything less then 5.0.One of the major concerns with running a leaked version of OS 5.0 has been the fact most RIM designed applications were not yet compatible with OS 5.0. Facebook is of course one such application that until...

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Rogers BlackBerry Curve 8520 Employee Training Started - Launch Early October!

We've known for a while now the BlackBerry Curve 8520 will be coming to Rogers and today we got some more information regarding its official launch time frame. An email went out to some Rogers employees today declaring the Curve 8520 is indeed coming and that all employees were to login to their training systems and get fully trained up on the device itself. BlackBerry Curve 8520 Smartphone...

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ALERT: Email Delays Being Reported by Many BIS Users

* Update: It appears things are all good now! * Lots of talk in the forums today about BlackBerry BIS email being down. Not all carriers are reporting issues. You can follow the links below to stay on top of it or drop a note in the comments. When these types of outages happen a ton of threads pop up in the CrackBerry forums, so we went ahead and created a new forum to keep them all grouped...

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Orbital Series Theme - 100 Free Copies To Give Away

Alex from AHazDesigns was kind enough to give us 100 free copies of his Orbital Series theme to give away. Orbital features custom icons with a circular scrolling dock and a hidden today screen. There are multiple versions in various colors, so you're sure to find one you love for your device. To enter to win one of 100 free copies, just leave a comment on this post. Contest ends this Sunday...

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Contest Winners Announcement: iSkins, Carrier Unlock, Centrifuge and BerryScroll

Here we are again with more contest goodness. Some great cases from iSkins, as well as a ton of apps this week. If you missed out, we already have contest for Textender and some eThemes running so go get your comment on. Stay tuned as well since a few more are on the way. Don't forget, if you are a developer or a retailer you can run a contest of your own - just drop an email to editorial(at)...

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bQuiet - Automate Sound Profile Switching

When you're running around all day from meeting to meeting and office to office, the last thing you want to remember is to change your BlackBerry profile. We've all been there - sitting in a meeting when your wild ringtone blasts out because you forgot to silence your profiles. Well with bQuiet this task will be much easier. The app allows you to quiet your profiles and will automatically turn...

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