Skype Mobile for BlackBerry updated to v1.4.0.7

Skype Mobile for BlackBerry updated to v1.4.0.7

Not sure how many of you all out there are making use of Skype Mobile on your devices but if you are, you'll want to hit the Skype Mobile download page to ensure you have the latest version installed. It appears Skype Mobile has now released an update, letting loose v1.4.0.7. Sadly, at this time we have no change log or anything to go by but users in the forums are suggesting that it's just...

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Weekly Accessory Roundup - Win a BlackBerry Charging Pod!

Weekly Accessory Roundup - Win a BlackBerry Charging Pod!

Contest: Charge your device in style with a BlackBerry Charging Pod. Leave a comment to win! When I think of accessories for BlackBerry, I always come back to the BlackBerry Charging Pod. By far one of my favorite and most used accessories, it has definitely got the most use out of all my other BlackBerry goodies. Use Bedside Mode on your nightstand to view your clock and disable alerts at...

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Quick Tip: Customize your Universal Search results in OS6

Quick Tip: Customize your Universal Search results in OS6

If you're a big fan of Universal Search in OS6 you'll know that it can be a valuable tool. Getting to things quicky an easily just by typing a few letters is great. The one thing I didn't like however was that there were tons of results for things I didn't care to see -- like music (since I have none on my device), YouTube, podcasts and bookmarks. I loving using Universal Search, but having...

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Keep track of upcoming events with CountDown Icon for BlackBerry

I've always been a fan of counting down to big events. Vacations, birthdays, weddings or what have you, I'm the guy who stuck the countdown timer on his Myspace page. I've tried many ways of keeping track of what events are coming up but sometimes things just get lost in the shuffle. Yesteday I came across a very cool app in the CrackBerry App Store that will solve all my countdown woes....

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BlackBerry App World 2.1.0.39 now available for download

BlackBerry App World 2.1.0.39 now available for download

BlackBerry App World has received another official update and is now available for download. This version has been in the Beta Zone for a few weeks and comes in the form of 2.1.0.39. Some new features in this go including: In-app Payments - App World 2.1 includes support for in-app payments. How does this change the way you interact with certain paid applications as a developer or as a...

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Poynt running on the BlackBerry PlayBook

Poynt running on the BlackBerry PlayBook

The last few weeks there have been loads of apps cranked out by BlackBerry devs across the world for the upcoming BlackBerry PlayBook. We've seen a few here and there and things definitely look impressive thus far. I was overjoyed when I saw one of my "go to" BlackBerry apps was spotted running on the tablet OS as well. Poynt is being ported for PlayBook and is shaping up to be even better...

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ZonaSnap screen capture utility updated to v2.0.5

ZonaSnap screen capture utility updated to v2.0.5

ZonaSnap is one of my favorite and most frequently used BlackBerry applications. This simple app allows you to easily take screenshots and share them in a variety of ways. ZonaSnap, developed by Javiergv of ZonaBlackBerry, was recently updated to v2.0.5 and there are quite a few changes that are worth mentioning. See the full list of features below. The full version of ZonaSnap costs $1.99...

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Louis Vuitton by BBin now available for devices running BlackBerry 6 - 50 copies to give away!

We all like to experience the finer things in life once in a while and Louis Vuitton has long been known as a leader in that category. Now you can put LV on your BlackBerry 9650/9700/9780 running BlackBerry 6 with Louis Vuitton for Him and Her from BBin. Hot LV icons and wallpapers throughout, a custom font, and new notification icons all tie together to make this a fabulous theme. Louis...

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Get more BBM emoticons with Easy Smiley Pack for BBM

Get more BBM emoticons with Easy Smiley Pack for BBM

All of us love BlackBerry Messenger, and it is nice to see a company develop an addon for it. Easy Smiley Pack for BBM brings 250+ smilies (and other symbols) to your BBM, at the wonderful price of free. You will find a wide variety of characters, like music notes, cocktail glasses, animals, and hearts. The application is simple. After installing it, you need only to open BBM, hit options and...

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TD Bank Mobile App for BlackBerry now available

TD Bank Mobile App for BlackBerry now available

TD Bank has released a mobile app for BlackBerry to help their customers do banking on the go. The app is available for free for most devices and includes some great features for the 24/7 bank. Included is the ability to check balances, transfer funds, make bill payments, find banks and ATMs, check account history and more. The app is available directly from TB Bank by visiting tdbank.com/...

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FedEx Office Print and Go now available – Print documents from your BlackBerry

A while back we told you that FedEx would be partnering with HP to create a mobile printing solution whereby anyone could print at public locations Worldwide from their BlackBerry smartphone using cloud-based technology. Well the wait is finally over. FedEx just announced that FedEx Office Print & Go is now live at over 1,600 participating locations with more to come later this year....

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Vinto by HedoneDesign now supports BB6 - Get 30% off for a limited time!

Vinto by HedoneDesign now supports BB6 - Get 30% off for a limited time!

Vinto is a stylish new offering from HedoneDesign for your BlackBerry. Simple black backgrounds make the grey icons stand out just enough, and the orange accents throughout really pop! This theme offers 15 animated user customizable icons, 3 predefined icons and with the included Today preview you'll be able to see your unread messages, feature calendar events etc… right from your home screen...

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Contest Winners: Slacker, Advanced GPS Tracker, JeeoSuite, and more!

Contest Winners: Slacker, Advanced GPS Tracker, JeeoSuite, and more!

Here are the winners from last week's 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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New BlackBerry PlayBook video shows off highlights for business users

[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ] A new BlackBerry PlayBook video from Jonathan with the Product Team at RIM has just popped up demonstrating some of the uses the new tablet will have for business professionals. It's a short demo, showing mail pairing with your BlackBerry via BlackBerry Bridge, multi-tasking, viewing Microsoft Office documents, and secure access to business...

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BlackBerry 6 for the T-Mobile Bold 9700/9780 & Curve 3G added to BlackBerry Beta Zone

T-Mobile users who are part of the BlackBerry Beta Zone have reported getting notifications to sign up for the BlackBerry 6 beta testing for Bold 9700/9780 and Curve 3G devices. If you have any of those associated to your BlackBerry Beta Zone profile you'll want to check to see if you're eligible. A limited number of slots are currently open although, Research In Motion has not posted any...

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Add custom searches with SearchIt for OS6- 50 copies to be won

Add custom searches with SearchIt for OS6- 50 copies to be won

Universal Search on OS6 is pretty darn sweet. If you really get into using it you'll see it truly is a valuable tool. While the native OS allows for a decent amount of customization, you really can't add your own searches into the mix. That's where SearchIt for OS6 comes in. With SearchIt you can easily add custom sites to Universal Search on your device. Add popular sites like Twitter, IMDB,...

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BlackBerry comes out as top smartphone in the UK

BlackBerry comes out as top smartphone in the UK

In what may come as surprising news to some, it seems that RIM have been doing pretty well in the UK. In a study carried out by the GfK Group, they have found that BlackBerry sales surpassed those of the iPhone over the Christmas holiday period. The GfK figures are based on over-the-counter sales as opposed to vendor shipments, which is what many other research companies base their figures...

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Accessory Review: BlackBerry HS-300 bluetooth headset

Accessory Review: BlackBerry HS-300 bluetooth headset

Like any dealer does, they provide the addicted the means to use again and again. Hey simmer down; I’m only talking about RIM and their BlackBerry smartphones. What did you think I was talking about?! If you browse through the CrackBerry accessory store, you will see that they also provide the accessories to help you continue to use. Sigh, I mean use your BlackBerry. They have BlackBerry...

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Get OS5 ringtones back on your OS6 BlackBerry

Get OS5 ringtones back on your OS6 BlackBerry

Last night I was playing around with my Bold 9000 and noticed some ringtones I really missed. I started exploring options to get them installed on my 9780. I was open to just downloading a select few one by one, but I came across a much easier method that actually comes straight from RIM. There is an OTA link for the ringtone file from OS5 that easily installs the tones on your device. Just...

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