Kayak Flight And Hotel Search App For BlackBerry Updated

Kayak Flight And Hotel Search App For BlackBerry Updated

Back in August we looked at Kayak for BlackBerry. A great application that allows you to search, book and compare pricing on airlines and hotels all from within one application on your BlackBerry. Today, we got word from Ronen that the free application has been updated and is now at version 1.0.14. The update includes a revamped UI, better flight searches and the ability to view trending...

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[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ] While at the BlackBerry Developer Conference last month we all got a look at a new BlackBerry music app that is forthcoming called Kik from the folks who released Unsynced. Kik was part of the BlackBerry Developer Challenge at DevCon where they announced they will be launching their application offering up DRM-Free MP3 downloads right to your...

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Fandango App for BlackBerry Smartphones Now Available

Fandango App for BlackBerry Smartphones Now Available

A few weeks back we got the heads up that a Fandango app for BlackBerry would be coming in the near future. It looks like some keen eyes at BerryReview noticed that the application is now available. I'm in the same boat wondering why it is available on GetJar and not BlackBerry App World (or elsewhere), but free is free I suppose. The app is available for most devices, and lets you browse...

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BlackBerry App World Money Back Offer - Get Up To $15 Back When You Buy Two Apps

From now until January 12, 2010 you can get $15 back from the purchase of any two apps from BlackBerry App World. The PayPal promotion simply requires you to register on this page. From there you need to buy two apps from BlackBerry App World using your PayPal account, and you will receive up to $15 (plus taxes and fees) back from PayPal. The only catch that I can see is that the refund may...

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Get BeDroid for Only $1 from Now Through December 25th

The guys over at JMal and Ahaz Designs are in that holiday mood and having a sale on their popular theme BeDroid. This theme really brings that DROID look and feel to your BlackBerry with its replica meters, icons, lock screen and wallpaper. As an added bonus for Storm users, the application Stop Turning! ($1.99 app that locks your screen orientation) comes built right into this premium...

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Loopt Now Available for the BlackBerry Storm

Loopt Now Available for the BlackBerry Storm

Not too long ago Loopt dropped a big update and released for the Bold 9700 and Curve 85xx devices. We got word that the app is also now available for the BlackBerry Storm and Storm2 in BlackBerry App World. The free app has been updated to show off the capabilities of the touchscreen devices. If you're a BlackBerry Storm owner, now you can take advantage of all of the features that Loopt...

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Best of Smartphone Experts, 20 Dec 2009

Week one of the Smartphone Round Robin is over and week two begins tomorrow. We've just scratched the surface here and already we've run the gamut from a Windows Mobile user examining webOS to a BlackBerry user having an encounter with the Droid. If you have a Smartphone need, we're pretty confident that the Round Robin will help you find out how to fill it. We could go on, but there's egg...

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Saturday Night Live Pokes Fun at AT&T and the iPhone

[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ] ** OOOOPS.. My bad. Round Robin Week 2 actually has me using the WINDOWS MOBILE phones... not iPhone. Ahh well, always fun to poke fun of our frenemy anyways. ** Week #2 of the Smartphone Round Robin has me coming back to our 'ole pal... frenemy #1.... the Apple iPhone. The folks at Saturday Night Love must be following the event as they decided...

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CrackBerry Reminder: What You May Have Missed This Week

CrackBerry Reminder: What You May Have Missed This Week

Less than a week until Christmas - t'is the season to be jolly. Hopefully you have all of your shopping done and you're ready to enjoy a week away from work (for those that actually get a vacation). Lots of good stuff this week, and we'll still choose some big winners for our ongoing Colorware and Telenav contest in just a few more days. If you haven't entered any of the contests yet, head...

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Want a Google Reader App for BlackBerry? Let Google Know!

Want a Google Reader App for BlackBerry? Let Google Know!

Its not secret that I've been dying for a Google Reader application for BlackBerry. I have used nearly ever RSS reader under the sun on my device, and although many are awesome, they just don't bring it all like I feel a Reader app straight from Google would. I am honestly impressed for the most part with the Google apps for BlackBerry like GMail, calendar sync and the Google Voice app, so I...

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Android Review - Smartphone Round Robin

Android Review - Smartphone Round Robin

DROIIIIIIIID. Week 1 of the 2009 Smartphone Round Robin had me going hands-on with the Verizon Motorola Droid and the Sprint HTC Hero. Now that my time with these out of this world devices has come to an end and I've procrastinated all that I could, it's time to reflect on my Android experience from the perspective of the BlackBerry user that I am. Because we're looking at more than one...

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Want to Get the Most From Your Curve? Order Craig Johnston's My BlackBerry Curve Book Today!

Order your copy today!!! w00t! Craig's book is now available!!! A few months back we dropped word on the blogs here that our resident podcast co-host and enterprise expert Craig Johnston was working on a book, My BlackBerry Curve. Published by Que, it's now available for purchase.  The BlackBerry Curve is the #1 selling smartphone in the United States and My BlackBerry Curve will help get you...

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CrackBerry Kevin's Hierarchy of Smartphone Needs

CrackBerry Kevin's Hierarchy of Smartphone Needs

* Note: My Android review will be coming up later today (Saturday night..almost done!). Had to get this article done up so I can refer back to it in this year's Round Robin write-ups! * Every year when the Smartphone Round Robin rolls into town I seem to unintentionally get off topic within one of my device reviews and spend a couple thousand words diving into smartphone philosophy. Since I've...

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Pick Your Ride With Speed - A New Premium Theme From JC Designs

[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ] Car fanatic? You're gonna love the new theme, Speed from JC Designs. Speed was designed for the car enthusiasts out there specifically. High resolution graphics, custom designed icons and gauges and most importantly, a wallpaper friendly theme to show off your ride or one of the 5 rides available to choose from. Speed has a ton of built in hidden...

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An Inside Look At The Workings Of The Trackpad

An Inside Look At The Workings Of The Trackpad

The trackpad. Sure it's not a new thing to have included on a device but it is however, the newest thing to have on a BlackBerry smartphone. After having used the track wheel and the track ball, it seemed to be the next common sense step for Research In Motion to take on their non touchscreen devices. Although, a good many people I know would still rather have a track wheel (aka Jog wheel)...

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Mobile Checkbook 4.0: Review and Giveaway!

Mobile Checkbook 4.0: Review and Giveaway!

These days, you wonder where your paycheck has gone. I'm not only talking about monthly bills, but also special purchases, such as shopping for the holidays. Has everyone finished their holiday shopping? If you answered no, I have two things to say to you; Stop talking to yourself and stop reading so you can go out and buy something. No! Wait! Maybe you should have a read, as this application...

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Rogers Drops Pricing Of White BlackBerry Bold To $0.99 For The Holiday Season

Looking to pick up a brand new white BlackBerry Bold 9000? I know a lot of people out there actually love the look of this device and right now if you are a Rogers customer you can pick one up for a totally reasonable price of only $0.99 cents. Yes, you read that right. Standard 3 yr contract will still apply but that's a pretty good price for a new white Bold 9000 folks. Rumor has it the deal...

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The Complete Recap of WIND Mobile's Official Launch

The Complete Recap of WIND Mobile's Official Launch

[ Forums member AngryChineseDriver gave us a good look at the official launch of WIND Mobile's official launch event this week. He provided a good summary of features, as well as what to expect from the carrier. You can jump into the forums for more discussion, or check out his full article with images from the event. ] I woke up at 5:45a.m. yesterday, December 16, to catch the official...

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BlackBerry Curve 8530 Now Available From Sprint

BlackBerry Curve 8530 Now Available From Sprint

The wait is over. If you're a Sprint customer and have been holding out for the new Curve 8530, the day has come. The device is now officially available on the Sprint website for just $49.99 after rebates (with 2-year contract). This beats out Verizons introductory price of $99, so Sprint customers are in luck. It looks like the only avaiable color is black, so if you're waiting on the insane...

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