Salesforce.com announces Chatter Mobile app for smartphones

Salesforce.com announces Chatter Mobile app for smartphones

Salesforce.com is a leading provider of sales and field service automation software and has an amazing track record with these CRM (customer Relationship Management) tools, as well as Cloud computing. Over the past few months, they have adopted a new means of communication and collaboration that behaves very similar to Facebook. Salesforce.com calls it Chatter. This tool makes use of status...

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BlackBerry Torch Leather Holster Review

BlackBerry Torch Leather Holster Review

[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ] If you follow me on twitter (@crackberrykevin), you'll know that last week I broke my Torch. I had in my front right jeans pocket, and somehow on the car ride between my home and office it died. It won't power up, swapping batteries doesn't help, it won't take a charge (the red light won't even come on when plugged in) and it won't connect to USB....

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White BlackBerry Bold 9780 spotted on eBay!

White BlackBerry Bold 9780 spotted on eBay!

After playing around with the Torch for a few weeks now and really getting a feel for BlackBerry 6, I can honestly say I'm super excited to get a hold of the BlackBerry Bold 9780. Having BlackBerry 6 running on an updated version of what is possibly my favorite device (Bold 9700) will be killer. Today a white BlackBerry Bold 9780 was spotted on eBay and I'm almost tempted to bid on it -- you...

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Feeds - Google Reader client for BlackBerry now available in BlackBerry App World

Always in pursuit of the perfect RSS app to integrate with Google Reader, I can't help but get excited when a new application pops up. Feeds is the latest and I have to say it does not disappoint. It is in fact one of the best RSS apps for BlackBerry I have used to date. The simple interface provides only 4 options (download limit, image display, clear cahce and logout) and has a super clean...

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[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ]A new BlackBerry Torch commercial has hit the airwaves. This one focuses on the media capabilities as it features DJ Cassidy. As well, it highlights the newly introduced WebKit browser by showing off how the tabs feature works. Considering this was posted to the BlackBerry Youtube account, I'm taking that as a sure sign that Research In Motion is still...

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Official OS 5.0.0.886 now available for the BlackBerry Curve 8530 from Verizon Wireless

The latest official OS comes from Verizon for the BlackBerry Curve 8530. OS 5.0.0.886 was made available yesterday and is ready to roll. Hopefully some new fixes to tweak up the remaining bugs and get things running smooth. As usual, use caution when installing even though this is an official OS. If you get it up and running, be sure to leave a comment letting us know how it is. Verizon...

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CrackBerry guide to CrackBerry apps

CrackBerry guide to CrackBerry apps

Keep on Crackin' with these CrackBerry apps! Hello. Welcome to CrackBerry.com and thanks for stopping by. We may not say it often, but that doesn’t mean that we don’t care. If you’re reading this, chances are you have finally checked “get a BlackBerry’ off of your bucket list. Let me guess, you begged and pleaded with your parents to get one? No wait, you cashed in enough brownie points and...

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Retro shooter Wrath updated with support for more devices

Wrath, one of the favorite games of the Crack Team has just been updated with support for more devices. The game now runs on everything except the good ol' Pearl and Pearl Flip (it works on the Pearl 3G). Wrath is a flashback shooter game that plain and simple lets you fly around and shoot stuff up. There are power-ups, bombs, multiple fire modes and much more. Wrath is super easy to play and...

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ProOnGo expense app for BlackBerry adds AmEx integration

ProOnGo expense app for BlackBerry adds AmEx integration

One of the leading expense apps for BlackBerry, ProOnGo has announced that they have added AmEx integration into the latest build. This means that things just got easier for business travelers on the road. With the new feature, you simply add your AmEx card information directly into ProOnGo and from then on any transactions on the card will be stored in both the app itself and the ProOnGo web...

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LittleBrother GPS utility updated with bug fixes

LittleBrother GPS utility updated with bug fixes

Matthias let us know that his GPS utility LittleBrother has been updated to fix a recently discovered bug within the app. LittleBrother is a handy app that lets you keep family and friends informed of your location while using very few resources on your device. The current version of the application did not notify users about an accidental expiration, however a new version has since fixed the...

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WordBldr game for BlackBerry - 100 copies to be won

I'm always in pursuit of new "time killer" games to play on my BlackBerry for when I have some downtime. I often have short spurts where I just need to keep busy for a few minutes and want something to do, and having a cool game at the ready is a great thing. WordBldr is one of those games that is quick and easy to play, yet still challenging enough to keep you occupied for a good amount of...

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BlackBerry theme roundup for Sept 8th, 2010 - 25 copies of Stealth 2.0 up for grabs!

Contest: 25 Copies of Stealth 2.0 to be won. Leave a comment! Hey theme junkies, I've been on a short hiatus over the last week, but I'm back and in full swing after this past Labour Day. Hope everyone had a great long weekend, and I've got some great themes to show you this week in the roundup. DevCon is coming up in a few short weeks, let's keep fingers crossed that we can see some 9800...

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BlackBerry Curve 3G now available from T-Mobile

BlackBerry Curve 3G now available from T-Mobile

As announced previously, the BlackBerry Curve 3G is now available via T-Mobile. You can place your order for one right now for only $79.99 with a new 2 year contract. If you fancy learning more about the BlackBerry Curve 3G you can check out the unboxing video Kevin did up as well, the full review of the Rogers branded version I have the privilege of doing up. Anyone on T-Mobile gonna be...

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BlackBerry App World surpasses 10,000 apps as we head into DevCon

BlackBerry App World surpasses 10,000 apps as we head into DevCon

As we gear up to head to San Franciso for the BlackBerry Developers Conference there, Alex Kinsella, Senior Product Manager for BlackBerry App World at Research In Motion tweeted out some news for us all. BlackBerry App World has surpassed the 10,000 available application mark. This years BlackBerry Developer Conference is shaping up to be quite the event and hopefully, with all the great...

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Poynt updated with some new tweaks and BlackBerry 6 support

Poynt updated with some new tweaks and BlackBerry 6 support

Poynt has been updated to version 1.6 and includes some minor tweaks/fixes as well as support for BlackBerry 6. Updates mostly include fixes for the Torch version to keep things running smooth like trackpad and touchscreen problems. New updates in this version come in the form of Universal Search integration, weather improvements and more that make it spiffy as always and available on all...

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[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ] If you've been following CrackBerry Idol you know THIS IS IT. The final vote. Your chance to decide who CrackBerry.com's next blogger will be. The final five are Joseph, Brittany, Dave, Kerri and Aloha Joe. You've seen their videos and reviews up on the site for nearly three months now. You've read the CrackBerry Idol finalist Q & A. You know...

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CrackBerry Idol Questions and Answers - before you vote, get to know the finalists!

Joseph Brittany Dave Kerri Aloha Joe When we announced CrackBerry Idol back on June 3rd, we knew it would be an event that would take a while to complete. In a summer that was fairly quiet for BlackBerry news, the regular CrackBerry Idol posts definitely helped keep the blogs full. Now September is here, everybody is back to school, and it's time for us to crown the...

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Contest Winners - Rendezvous, SmartSig and more!

Contest Winners - Rendezvous, SmartSig and more!

Here are the winners from last weeks round of contests. If you won you will be receiving an email either directly from us or the retailer/developer directly in the next few days. If for some reason you don't receive an email within 7-14 days (be sure to check your spam/junk folder just in case, and verify your registered address associated with your CrackBerry account) you can email us at...

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[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ]As we saw with the BlackBerry Torch release (and leaked videos before that) Research In Motion has been putting together some rather detailed OS tutorial videos on devices when shipping them to retailers. The following videos are from the upcoming BlackBerry Style (9670) and show off some of the core functionality of the device. You'll find more after the...

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