Best Buy Letting BlackBerry Tour 9630 Stock Deplete?

Best Buy Letting BlackBerry Tour 9630 Stock Deplete?

According to some whispers heard by Boy Genius it seems as though Best Buy is selling off all their BlackBerry Tour 9630 stock and not planning on adding any more to replace the sold out item. Now, while it's pretty much safe to assume the reason for this is due to the fact the Tour2 will be releasing at any point now. It's not however, an automatic assumption that the original BlackBerry Tour...

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Best of Smartphone Experts, 24 Jan 2010

Android Central's Nexus One Review Video Of The Nexus One Keyboard Issue HTC Bravo Gets Pictured Support Haiti: Download the Help Haiti App for BlackBerry Smartphones and Make a Donation Today! Final CES 2010 Takeaway: SIN City Runs on BlackBerry Smartphones Ubertwitter for BlackBerry...

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Feedback Wanted: BerryWeather 2.1 Public Beta Available

Feedback Wanted: BerryWeather 2.1 Public Beta Available

Henrik from BellShare just sent us an email letting us know that BerryWeather 2.1 is now available in Public Beta form and that they're looking for feedback from CrackBerry readers to help put the finishing touches on it. Henrik says this version will be a lot faster and easier on memory than previous versions (good stuff!). The full changelog is as follows: Complete rework of the core....

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CrackBerry Reminder: What You May Have Missed This Week

CrackBerry Reminder: What You May Have Missed This Week

Another week down and lots of happenings here at CrackBerry. If you missed anything this week, we've summed it all up in one easy place. Hit up the links below to check out all that went on the past few days. If you didn't yet enter our contests, you still have time for that as well, so head to the original posts and leave a comment. What You May Have Missed Official OS 5.0.0.438 for the...

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Rogers Releases BlackBerry Curve 8520 In White

Rogers Releases BlackBerry Curve 8520 In White

I don't think we have seen a device have this many colors since the days of RIM releasing the BlackBerry Pearl and BlackBerry Curve 83xx series in a whole rainbow of colors. Rogers stores are getting geared up for the release of the white BlackBerry Curve 8520 as noted by Kyle over at BlackBerryCool. All together that means Rogers will have the 8520 in three colors. White, Black and...

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Motorola Files With ITC To Have Ban Placed On BlackBerry Smartphone Sales in the United States

In what seems to be a never ending battle between Research In Motion and Motorola, Motorola has once again filed patent complaints against Research In Motion. This time however, things are little different. Motorola has stepped up to the ITC (International Trade Commission) to ask them to investigate RIM and their continued use of Motorola patents as well as impose and Exclusion Order to stop...

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Support Haiti: Download the Help Haiti App for BlackBerry Smartphones and Make a Donation Today!

Brought to you by XtremeLabs, CrackBerry.com and MTV... Haiti Needs Your Help! In the wake of the tragic earthquake and aftershocks in Haiti, the great folks at XtremeLabs in partnership with CrackBerry.com and MTV have put together the Help Haiti app for BlackBerry Smartphones. The Help Haiti app makes it easy to donate to charities in both the USA and Canada that are working hard to help...

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Contest: 50 Free 30-Day Trials to the Thumbplay Music Store

[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ] At CES, Thumbplay was showing off their music app for BlackBerry and announced a private beta for the new service. The Unlimited Music App is a subscription based service that allows you to stream music (you don't actually purchase the songs) from Thumbplay's huge database on both your device and PC. You can create playlists, wirelessly sync, use...

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CrackBerry Colorware Bold 9700 Finds Its New Home

CrackBerry Colorware Bold 9700 Finds Its New Home

If you remember back to last year (not that it was that long ago) we ran a huge CrackBerry Colorware Contest so one lucky member could have the best Christmas ever and get a new custom Coloware Bold 9700.  Well its been a few weeks, and our grand-prize winner missginacandy sent me an email to let me know that her new 9700 had made its way to a good home. She went with a cool "pink all over"...

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Official OS 5.0.0.438 for the BlackBerry Curve 8330 from Boost Mobile

Official OS 5.0.0.438 for the BlackBerry Curve 8330 from Boost Mobile

Yesterday we noted that the Curve 8330 from Boost Mobile was shipping with OS 5.0.0.438, and now it looks like its officially available for download. 8330 users can jump over to the BlackBerry Software Downloads page and snag the latest update. If you're not on Boost, just remember to delete the vendor.xml file before upgrading and you should be good to go. Glad to see that the 5.0 updates are...

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Review: Blueant Q1 Voice Controlled Bluetooth Headset

Review: Blueant Q1 Voice Controlled Bluetooth Headset

While at CES, I had the opportunity to meet the great folks over at BlueAnt and have a chat with them about their Q1 headset. This sexy little piece of hardware had me smitten from the get-go, and I fell completely in love with it during the course of testing it out for this review. It seems like many people are tossing Bluetooth headsets to the curb lately, but the little guy is sure to...

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Cincinnati Bell Launches Bold 9700; Alltel Launches Curve 8530

Cincinnati Bell Launches Bold 9700; Alltel Launches Curve 8530

It looks like two more carriers have jumped in on the trackpad fun. Cincinnati Bell has released the Bold 9700, and Alltel Wireless has launched the Curve 8530. The 9700 will set you back $299.99 even after instant savings and a $100 rebate. A bit pricey with a 2-year contract, but some Cincinnati Bell users may have no other carrier options. Alltel users will have better luck since they can...

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BlackBerry App Roundup for January 22nd, 2010!

BlackBerry App Roundup for January 22nd, 2010!

As per usual I've got a great batch of apps for you all to check out this week, many of them free. With that in mind, let's get right down to business. Covered this week in the App Roundup are the following titles: Freebies of the Week: Golf Channel Mobile, Slacker Radio Canada, Binary Clock In Case You Missed It: MyWeather Mobile, Blurts Updated to 1.1, eBay for BlackBerry Updated,...

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Official BlackBerry Bold 9700 OS 5.0.0.442 Released By Zain Jordan

Official BlackBerry Bold 9700 OS 5.0.0.442 Released By Zain Jordan

We haven't seen any leaks for the BlackBerry Bold 9700 as of late, so here is an official release instead from Zain Jordan. OS 5.0.0.442 can be downloaded from their BlackBerry download site. We don't as of yet, have a record of what's new or what's fixed but I'm sure the CrackBerry forums will soon fill up with that information. Remember, when updating to this OS to remove the vendor.xml file...

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Thwapr Launches Free Mobile to Mobile Video Sharing

Thawpr is a new mobile-to-mobile video sharing platform that allows users to capture and share video and photos on mobile phones without the need for any applications. The service is geared to work with any device and only requires a camera and web browser. Thawpr is totally free, and allows you to interact with recipents by sending ("Thwapping") media to their devices, and they are then able...

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TripIt for BlackBerry Now Available

TripIt for BlackBerry Now Available

  TripIt has announced a free BlackBerry app allowing you to access your TripIt itineraries right from your device, with or without data service. The free app includes calendar integration, flight status, hotel & restaurant info and more. To use the app you'll need to register for a TripIt account, and you can then send your itineraries to TripIt where they'll be entered into your "master...

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Boost Mobile Shipping Curve 8330 with OS 5.0.0.438?

Boost Mobile Shipping Curve 8330 with OS 5.0.0.438?

Boost Mobile officially launched the Curve 8330 a few days ago, and the forums are blowing up with some great news. It looks like the device is being shipped with OS version 5.0.0.438. This is an added bonus for new Boost users, while 8330 holders on other carriers are clamming to get their hands on an official 5.0 OS. This pretty much came out of nowhere, but if you remember Kevin's OS 5.0...

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