Twinkler Software Birthday BOGO Sale

In honor of lead developer Navidev's birthday, Twinkler Software is having a BOGO sale on on some of their best selling apps. You can snag the bundled applications for discounted prices through the CrackBerry App Store through Midnight tomorrow. The sale includes: Buy AddOnis - Get WiFi Hero FREE! (Regular Price: $14.94 / A $4.99 value FREE) Buy WiFi Hero - Get AddContactX FREE! (Regular...

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Contest: Win One Of 500 Unlock Codes From Cellunlock

Contest: Win One Of 500 Unlock Codes From Cellunlock

"Wishing you and yours, A safe and happy holidays - Cellunlock" In keeping up with the season, Cellunlock reached out to me the other day and wanted to give a little back to the community. Cellunlock has offered up 500 BlackBerry unlock codes for you all. Any BlackBerry smartphone on any carrier this time around. We know a lot of you will be picking up new BlackBerry smartphones for friends...

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Pageonce Reaches 1 Million Users And Gets New Round Of Funding

Pageonce Reaches 1 Million Users And Gets New Round Of Funding

I've been using Pageonce since it's release on BlackBerry long ago and it's always one of my top apps for BlackBerry. Since Pageonce launched back in 2008 they have seen significant growth for their application and services and have recieved numerous awards for their offerings. The most recent news to come from Pageonce is that they just reached their 1 millionth user across their offered...

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BlackBerry App World Updated To Version 1.1.0.24

BlackBerry App World Updated To Version 1.1.0.24

*UPDATE* - Weird. The update being pushed now  is old but some are just getting it. * That time again folks. BlackBerry App World version 1.1.0.24 is now being pushed to devices and should be showing up in your messages list soon if not already. If it's not updated as of yet, hang tight as Research In Motion has been staggering new releases out rather then just pushing them to everyone right...

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CrackBerry / TeleNav Giveaway - Win a One-Year Subscription to TeleNav and a $100 ShopCrackBerry.com Gift Certificate

The Holiday season is here, all of us here at CrackBerry are in the giving spirit. We kicked off things with our CrackBerry Colorware Contest, and now we've teamed up with TeleNav to bring you CrackBerry's Telenav Giveaway. We figured we'd deviate a bit from the normal contests make this one a bit more interesting. The holidays are about getting together with friends and family, so we're...

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CrackBerry Poll: How Do You Like Theme World So Far?

CrackBerry Poll: How Do You Like Theme World So Far?

With BlackBerry themes just starting to appear in BlackBerry App World this week maybe it's a little too soon to be running this poll, but honestly, I just couldn't help myself. I want to know what everybody out there thinks. When I opened up App World on my Bold 9700 this morning and found that 8 of the 9 featured items were themes and that themes are already starting to populate the top free...

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Seesmic For BlackBerry Updated To Version 1.1.10

Seesmic For BlackBerry Updated To Version 1.1.10

It hasn't been all that long since the initial release of Seesmic for BlackBerry. After having users submit bugs and requests a new version of Seesmic for BlackBerry is now available for Twitter users. At this time, we don't currently have a full change log since @loic is busy with LeWeb. Off the top though, font size is now adjustable and the notification icon no longer shows all the time. If...

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If you are like me, there are certain times of the day/night where you routinely change your BlackBerry's sound profile. In fact, quite often I find myself forgetting to change the profile back and missing calls and messages. CellAvant has created a solution to make controlling these profile changes easy and automatic. RingScheduler allows you to set what sound profile is active based on the...

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Announcing The 3rd Annual Smartphone Round Robin!

We are ridiculously excited to announce that today we're launching the 3rd annual Smartphone Round Robin! If you've never heard of the Round Robin, buckle up: Each year the sites of the Smartphone Experts Network spend some time out of our comfort zone, examining the platforms of our sister sites and learning how other smartphone users live. This year, the event will span six weeks, eight...

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[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ] If you haven't had the opportunity to restore the OS on your BlackBerry, you're lucky. Seeing a blank screen with "App Error 523" or something similar is not a pretty sight. Granted, it's a much less common sight these days then it was a few years back (how many of you reading can remember installing a OS 4.2 theme on a 8700 running 4.0? oops!) and...

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Leaked: OS 5.0.0.411 For The BlackBerry Curve 8520

Leaked: OS 5.0.0.411 For The BlackBerry Curve 8520

Add the 8520 to the list of leaks for tonight. Another showing of OS 5.0.0.411 for your downloading pleasure. Disclaimers apply of course. *OS Disclaimer - Please Read: Keep in mind this is NOT an official release and as such is not supported by RIM or your Carrier. If you choose to install, do so at your own risk and only if you're comfortable in the process of upgrading and downgrading...

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Leaked: OS 5.0.0.411 For The BlackBerry Bold 9000 And BlackBerry Curve 8900

Wow, so much for laying down and having a nap. Here I thought I could nod off for a bit and when I do the whole internet explodes with OS leaks. Got a BlackBerry Bold 9000 or a BlackBerry Curve 8900? If so your OS drought is over. OS 5.0.0.411 has now shown up online for everyone.Grab em, enjoy and be sure to report your findings in the forums. *OS Disclaimer - Please Read: Keep in mind this...

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TD LTE BlackBerry Smartphones Coming To China As RIM Works With China Mobile

Seems Research In Motion has been spending quite some time over the past little while strengthening agreements in China. Just yesterday, we posted about the agreement made with Digital China for them to distribute devices through their operations in the Asian market. Today, another press release hits stating the Research In Motion and China Mobile have teamed up to made use of TD-SCDMA and TD-...

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News from Loopt: Latest Version Now Also Available for BlackBerry Bold 9700 and Curve 8520/8530

* Update: You may need to wait until tomorrow before you can download from App World. Loopt updated the compatibility, but App World doesn't make changes like this in realtime, so you have to wait until the new updated cache kicks in. Keep checking back - it'll be there for your 9700 or Curve 8530/8520 soon enough! Thx for the patience. * Nearly a month ago to the day, Loopt announced their...

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BlackBerry Desktop Manager for Mac Updated to Version 1.0.2

BlackBerry Desktop Manager for Mac Updated to Version 1.0.2

Mac users have only had BlackBerry Desktop Manager for only a few months now. In that time a few bugs with the application have arisen. Research In Motion has just posted an updated version for everyone to go ahead and download, which will hopefully correct some of the exisiting problems. Users who update will be getting a version bump up to 1.0.2 with their installation of the updated version...

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GetFugu, Inc. Launches “See It, Say It, Get It” Application For BlackBerry Smartphones

GetFugu has put out their BlackBerry smartphone application for everyone. The application it's self is a rather hefty download rolling in at over 3MB in size but it allows you to search with images, your voice and even your current location. Using the GetFugu you can search for things in the following ways: See it. Simply take a picture of a sign or logo of the brand you are looking for....

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Review: AstraSync 4.0 for BlackBerry Smartphones

Review: AstraSync 4.0 for BlackBerry Smartphones

We all know that the BlackBerry Smartphone is the ultimate device for business use (well, any use to tell you the truth). Your BlackBerry is your most reliable personal assistant. Among its countless benefits, it keeps you in touch with your clients, informs you of important updates and reminds you of appointments. The only thing it can't do is bring you lunch - though you can actually order...

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Leaked: BlackBerry Messenger 5.0.0.52 for OS 5.0!

Leaked: BlackBerry Messenger 5.0.0.52 for OS 5.0!

It appears as if BlackBerry Messenger 5.0.0.52 is included with the latest Bold 9700 leaked OS, and BBHybrids has posted an OTA link so everyone can get in on the fun. Rumors all over on what is new/different in this version (dive into our forums for lots of threads on it), but if you want to give it a go you should be able to install it on any device running OS 5.0. We're not sure how long...

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Get A Six Pack With Anywhere Abs for BlackBerry

Well, I guess in reality diet, cardio and committment play just as big of a role in getting six pack abs as does the ab workout itself, but at least with Anywhere Abs on your BlackBerry you'll have no excuse for not having a decent routine to follow. Heck, even if you install it and don't use the app, just seeing the icon on your homescreen all day will probably help with making healthier...

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Leaked: OS 5.0.0.415 for the BlackBerry Bold 9700

Leaked: OS 5.0.0.415 for the BlackBerry Bold 9700

Just a few days ago we saw OS 5.0.0.405 for the 9700 pop up, and now we already have another leak floating around. Reports are good on this one, so if you have some spare time you may want to give it a go. Drop a comment and let us know if it has anything new (like my 'Show Recent Contacts When Composing Email' option!). *Update: It looks like this OS may include an updated BBM (version 5.0....

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