BlackBerry App World Updated to 1.1.0.24

BlackBerry App World Updated to 1.1.0.24

BlackBerry App World has again been updated - this time to 1.1.0.24. This is only one click up from the last update, so nothing fantastic to report. If you find anything new or different be sure to let us know in the comments. You can grab the update by heading to blackberry.com/appworld from your device. Download BlackBerry App World 1.1.0.24>>

Continue Reading

Research In Motion Joins Wireless Power Consortium

Research In Motion Joins Wireless Power Consortium

Engadget caught the information regarding Research In Motion joining the Wireless Power Consortium recently. The Wireless Power Consortium is comprised of many technology driven companies such as Samsung, Energizer and Nokia, all with one goal in mind. How to free you from wires and charge your devices through the air. The concept is a great one that has a ton of potential for the future but...

Continue Reading

BlackBerry App Roundup for December 4th, 2009!

BlackBerry App Roundup for December 4th, 2009!

A very happy December to everyone out there. The holiday shopping season is well and truly upon us now, and up here we've finally got some snow on the ground. Not sure if that's a good thing or not!? At any rate, as per usual we've got a lot of good titles for you in this weeks' edition of the roundup. Check 'em out below: Covered this week in the roundup are the following titles: In Case...

Continue Reading

AT&T Drops Prices On All BlackBerry Smartphones

AT&T Drops Prices On All BlackBerry Smartphones

BoyGenius had heard "whispers" about AT&T having a big sale on BlackBerry devices, turns out the whispers are now loud and clear. AT&T has put the page up on their site and all BlackBerry smartphone pricing has been reduced. Even that BlackBerry Bold 9700 gets in on the action being reduced to a comfortable $99.99 after MIR. Restrictions apply of course but that's standard. If you been...

Continue Reading

RIM Goes Live With BlackBerry App World Test Center

RIM Goes Live With BlackBerry App World Test Center

In an effort to get better feedback from users Research In Motion has gone live with what they refer to as "Test Center" for BlackBerry App World. You may have noticed it in your BlackBerry App World listing over the past few days or maybe not. Test center is a spot for new applications that are deemed "Beta" by RIM and needing more feedback from users. How does it work? What can be improved?...

Continue Reading

BlackBerry Curve 8520 Available from AT&T Today?

BlackBerry Curve 8520 Available from AT&T Today?

Word on the street is that the Curve 8520 is available from AT&T starting today. While there hasn't been an official announcement, we've had loads of tips from members saying they've managed to get their hands on one. As you can see from the image above, the Curve 8520 is available for premier accounts to purchase on the web, but hasn't made an appearance for regular customers just yet....

Continue Reading

MySpace 2.0 For BlackBerry Smartphones Now Available

MySpace 2.0 For BlackBerry Smartphones Now Available

*UPDATE* -Change Log is now available via the RIM knowledgebase* This is for all you MySpace fans out there. Research In Motion has released version 2.0 (2.0.0.19 to be exact) of the popular social networking application. Currently no changelog is available and it seems that it's only downloadable via BlackBerry App World as the site still shows version 1.5 (If you see 1.5, sit tight it's...

Continue Reading

Yelp Arrives In BlackBerry App World

Yelp Arrives In BlackBerry App World

Yelp has been available for a while on BlackBerry smartphones. Oddly enough though, the forums are often filled with users asking if there is an application even available. Hopefully the inclusion of Yelp in BlackBerry App World will get Yelp out there and installed on a lot more BlackBerry smartphones as it's a great application for user reviews of restaurants, shopping and nightlife. It's a...

Continue Reading
Research In Motion Releases More Tools For BlackBerry Widget Developers

While at the BlackBerry developers conference I had some time with Tim Neil at a "Talking With The Experts" session. While my questions were simple, I was able to walk away with a greater understanding of how widgets function, the tools used to make them and what we as BlackBerry users should expect from them. Todays developer announcement from Tim, brings us all one step closer to getting...

Continue Reading

Research In Motion Updates Their Corporate Homepage

Research In Motion Updates Their Corporate Homepage

Wow. Considering I was just looking through the Research In Motion homepage last night, to wake up and see that it has totally been revamped was quite a shock. The corporate homepage was long overdue for a revamp and Research In Motion has decided to bring it line with the rest of their network of sites, giving them all a familiar interface. It looks great and is more refined making it much...

Continue Reading

Goal.com Mobile for BlackBerry Smartphones Now Available

Goal.com Mobile for BlackBerry Smartphones Now Available

  The Goal.com mobile application was announced today, just in time for the FIFA World Cup Draw. The app will deliver instant news including breaking news, World Cup 2010, Champions League, England, Italy and Spain. Articles can be saved from within the app and sent via email or to social networking sites. There is also a "my feeds" tab so users can set custom feeds with news or team-specific...

Continue Reading

Contest: 75 Free Unlock Codes from Carrier Unlock

Contest: 75 Free Unlock Codes from Carrier Unlock

CarrierUnlock.com has again offered up 75 free codes for CrackBerry readers. Their codes are good for AT&T, Verizon, T-Mobile & Rogers devices only this time around. They are also running a promo to go along with the contest. CrackBerry readers can receive codes for the above carriers for only $6.99 or $3.00 off all other products. Just head over to CarrierUnlock.com and use the promo...

Continue Reading

SmartBCarMode for your BlackBerry Storm - 50 Free Copies

When enabled SmartBCarMode displays 6 large buttons for easy access while driving. These icons can be customized to your liking, adding useful quick access to applications such as voice dialing, maps, contacts, and search. The time, battery level and network coverage are also displayed at the top of this app and the orientation is locked to portrait mode to prevent unwanted rotation while...

Continue Reading
CrackBerry Holiday Gift Guide: Accessories and Applications for the Organized Mom and Dad

Accessories and Applications for the Organized Mom and Dad With the holidays rapidly approaching, the hunt for the perfect practical gift is getting more stressful, and becomes a pain in your side. Well, rest assured, this year we are here to help with some great gift ideas for the Organized Mothers and Fathers. As we all know, there are many BlackBerry users out there who are just at the tip...

Continue Reading

ÜberTwitter "Rogue" Beta v0.932 Available For Download!

ÜberTwitter "Rogue" Beta v0.932 Available For Download!

Some of you may have caught wind of the fact the developer build of ÜberTwitter was leaked yesterday. Sometimes when leaks happen developers take their offerings and head underground so to speak and leaks never happen again, SkyFire is a good example of that. Other times, developers see it as a chance to actually grab new users and reach a broader audience. Such is the case with ÜberTwitter....

Continue Reading

Leaked: OS 5.0.0.386 For The BlackBerry Curve 8530

Leaked: OS 5.0.0.386 For The BlackBerry Curve 8530

*UPDATE*- My bad folks, got all excited over the leaks happening-- it's OS .386 not .385 * Well, ok then. Got a new BlackBerry Curve 8530 and want a newer OS then what is on it now? 5.0.0.386 has now leaked online and is said to be the OS that TELUS will officially launch with. Again, not technically official as of yet but could end up being. Disclaimers have to be tossed in there for this...

Continue Reading

Leaked: OS 5.0.0.402 For The BlackBerry Storm 2 9520

Leaked: OS 5.0.0.402 For The BlackBerry Storm 2 9520

The dry spell for BlackBerry Storm2 owners is over. OS 5.0.0.402 has leaked online and is downloadable for all. Grab your cables and fire up apploader or desktop manager to get started. Remeber folks it's a leak, not currently an official OS, take caution. Disclaimers apply as always. Now, where is that Tour, Bold 9000 and 8900 leak? *OS Disclaimer - Please Read: Keep in mind this is NOT an...

Continue Reading

BerryWeather 2.0 Released: New Features And Services Added

BerryWeather 2.0 Released:  New Features And Services Added

BerryWeather 2.0 has finally been released and adds some awesome new features. For those that have been using the app for a while now, you'll be pleased to know some bugs from previous versions have been fully addressed in this release. Along with some tweaks, new features have been added to improve functionality. BerryWeather's pricing is same as the original release at $9.95. Users with...

Continue Reading
WES 2010 Dates Announced: April 27-29 in Orlando, Florida. Registration Begins In January

For anyone who has been following us here at CrackBerry for a while now, you may be aware of what WES (Wireless Enterprise Synposium) is. But just is case you're not sure, WES is Research In Motions showcase event of the year where big things happen. WES 2010 is set to be a great one considering planning for the 2010 event began right after the 2009 event ended. The CrackBerry team will be...

Continue Reading

[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ] Next up in our string of BlackBerry EMEA Alliance Summit videos courtesy of MobileDeveloper.tv is one about a realllly interesting application/service from Handheld-PCS called Hand-e-Pix.  Hand-e-pix takes advantage of the camera and GPS functionality of the BlackBerry and allows users to share photographs which are time and date stamped and...

Continue Reading

Pages