Wallpaper Shuffle Now Supporting OS 5.0 Devices

Wallpaper Shuffle Now Supporting OS 5.0 Devices

Fabian Heuwieser has updated one of his best selling BlackBerry applications to support all OS 5.0 devices. Wallpaper Shuffle as you may remember, was an application first for the BlackBerry Storm and later the BlackBerry Tour that allowed you to swap out your wallpapers at a timed interval. Effectively, ensuring you never get bored of seeing just one wallpaper all the time while having...

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Enter To Win 1 Of 15 Epik Cases For Your BlackBerry Smartphone

Enter To Win 1 Of 15 Epik Cases For Your BlackBerry Smartphone

The folks over at Degasis.net reached out to us a few days ago and let us know they were interested in having a contest for the CrackBerry nation wherein they were wanting to give away and Epik case and one screen protector to 15 lucky CrackBerry members.  What can we say? We're love contests and enjoy giving back to the community whenever possible so, lets do it up. Leave your comments here...

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Twinkler Software 20% Off Sale

In honor of Martin Luther King Day, Twinkler Software is having a 20% sale on all of their great apps. Today only you can pick up AddContactX, AddOnis, InstantLog, NotifyX, SendX and WiFi Hero for 20% off. Not the biggest savings, but still a good discount if you've been waiting to pick up one or more of these apps. All the prices are discounted in the CrackBerry App Store, so jump in and pick...

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[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ] Over the weekend I found a couple last vids on the ole HD camera from CES 2010 worth getting up here on the CrackBerry blogs, one of which is about Hallmark Mobile Greetings. You can watch the quick walkthrough above and can download the Hallmark Mobile Greetings app for BlackBerry from App World for free. Once installed, you can browse through a...

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CES 2010: Video Demo of Kodak Wireless Printing for BlackBerry Smartphones

[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ] Kodak was on hand at the BlackBerry booth CES 2010 demoing their new app for BlackBerry that allows you to print documents wirelessly from your BlackBerry. Check out the video above to see the demo. Cool stuff. Yet another thing you can do with your BlackBerry. :) Only potential downside here is that the integreation is via Documents2Go, so if you'...

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Review: PrimeTime2Go on the T-Mobile Bold 9700

Review: PrimeTime2Go on the T-Mobile Bold 9700

Some of you may remember the review I did of PrimeTime2Go last year. The service has been progressing since last May, and now comes pre-loaded on the T-Mobile Bold 9700. PrimeTime2Go offers over 60 prime time programs, and comes with a carrier billing option on the T-Mobile Bold 9700 for $9.99/month. Unfortunately, there are still very few BlackBerry models supported by the service, but more...

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MyWeather Mobile for your BlackBerry Smartphone

MyWeather Mobile for your BlackBerry Smartphone

There have been many weather applications going around recently, MyWeather Mobile is another good one. At $3.99, MyWeather Mobile is a bit cheaper than most feature rich weather applications, and also has a free, lite version. The application gives you current sky conditions (including wind chill/speed/direction, dew point, humidity, precipitation, and barometric pressure), personalized city...

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Best of Smartphone Experts, 17 Jan 2010

Only 20,000 Nexus Ones Sold In The First Week? Is This The Nexus Two? Next Android Version Will Be Called 'Froyo' not 'Flan' Looking Back: Full CrackBerry @ CES 2010 BlackBerry Coverage Wicked Awesome CrackBerry.com Podcast - First Show of 2010! Slacker Personal Radio Now Available in...

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Another Data Outage For BlackBerry Users?

Another Data Outage For BlackBerry Users?

*UPDATE*- Things seem to have been restored back to working order* Reports are rolling in, the forums are filling up and yes, we appear to have another data outage on our hands. While all confirmations have been vocal from customer care reps Rogers and T-Mobile have stated that RIM is having an issue at the moment with no current ETA for a fix. Last outage was attributed to BBM and all...

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BlackBerry Tour2 9650 Appears In CelleBrite System

BlackBerry Tour2 9650 Appears In CelleBrite System

Some information for those out there that are awaiting the release of the BlackBerry Tour 2 aka 9650 aka Essex. If you have been holding out for the Tour 2 your waiting may soon be over as rumors abound claim the Tour 2 should be arriving anytime soon now. Be it this month or next, that window of release is there as a rumor. A often used indicator for this is when devices get loaded into...

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Free Binary Clock Application For The Geek In You

Free Binary Clock Application For The Geek In You

Chances are, if you can read a Binary clock you have no problems with being called a geek. Phrenck, has taken care of your geekiest time needs with his latest app. The free binary clock is now available for download and is supported by any BlackBerry smartphone with a color screen. The "pulsating" dots allow for accurate time reading but just in case you get lost, pressing the menu key will...

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CrackBerry Reminder: What You May Have Missed This Week

CrackBerry Reminder: What You May Have Missed This Week

Some good stuff this past week. A few more videos from CES, as well as our first "CrackBerry Radio" show this year and some more Smartphone Round Robin goodness. A fair amount of contests this week as well to spread some joy to the CrackBerry Nation. We hope everyone is making the most of 2010 so far - stay tuned for loads of new stuff from our end in the coming weeks. If you didn't get a...

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Remember the free Berry Holiday 2 theme we gave away before Christmas? Well it's back! Rebranded from Berry Holiday to CB2 and coming with a default wallpaper that works year round (though you can always change that up with our free wallpaper gallery), Zach from Z Man Designs has tweaked up the theme (fixing any issues some users had) and has now made it available for ALL BLACKBERRY device...

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The Smartphone Round Robin continues... and while I'm playing with the iToy this week (final review coming before end of weekend, see first impressions video here) there's some great BlackBerry coverage for you all to check out.  Dieter was tied up with CES, so like me was a little late in getting his last review up. Dieter really gave the BlackBerry Bold 9700 and Storm2 some good thought in...

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BlackBerry 101: How To Clear Your Address Book Database

BlackBerry 101: How To Clear Your Address Book Database

With a title like that I'm sure some of you out there are asking why would I want to clear my address book? Well, let's face it even though BlackBerry does a good job of contacts synchronization through Outlook and various other methods, unless you are on a BES it has a tendency to wreak havoc on occassion. Duplicate entries, missing email addresses or just general chaos can happen. This is...

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Blurts Updated to Version 1.1 - 50 Free Copies to Give Away

Blurts Updated to Version 1.1 - 50 Free Copies to Give Away

We have posted a few times on the application Blurts. If you haven't heard, it is an application that connects your BlackBerry and PC via bluetooth, allowing you to view email, sms, and incoming call alerts directly on your PC. Along with its current features, Blurts has added the following: SMS message threading with chat history and ability to have more that one SMS window open at once...

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Fixmo Tools Updated To Version 0.3.10 Beta

Fixmo Tools Updated To Version 0.3.10 Beta

A new version of Fixmo Tools has been released for those looking to help out with the beta application testing. If you missed it back in December when we first announced it, now is a good time to get in on the action as Fixmo Tools has corrected a lot of issues seen in previous releases thanks to the feedback users have given. If you are looking for a run down of how Fixmo can help you out,...

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BlackBerry App Roundup for January 15th, 2010!

BlackBerry App Roundup for January 15th, 2010!

Well, CES 2010 is all wrapped up and we are just over halfway through January. My, how time flies. In the wake of CES, we've got lots of good stuff for you this week. Covered in this mid-January edition of the BlackBerry App Roundup are the following titles: Freebies of the Week: Free Juicy Berry, Family Feud Demo In Case You Missed It: PocketDay Updated to Version 6, Engadget App for...

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