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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Standard colors not good enough? Grab an 18 carat gold BlackBerry Torch instead

If picking up a BlackBerry Torch in red or white isn't your thing, maybe you'll want to spring for an 18 carat gold one instead. This creation from Alexander Amosu will run you a bit more than the normal off-contract price however at about $12,000 USD. The mid plate of this tircked out Torch is solid 18 carat gold, while the rest of the pieces are colored in metallic gold. The unit weighs 38...

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New webcast series - BlackBerry WebWorks for Tablet OS

New webcast series - BlackBerry WebWorks for Tablet OS

Starting next Friday will be a new series of webcasts for the BlackBerry Tablet OS. The series will deal with BlackBerry WebWorks and help developers get started in developing for the BlackBerry PlayBook. The four part series will cover everything there is to know about delving into the BlackBerry WebWorks platform on the tablet OS. With the power of WebWorks, developers with experience...

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Like the sport of Curling? Watch CrackBerry-sponsored Team McEwen today at 1pm ET in the Canadian Open finals! (Update: We Won!)

Not familiar with curling? Check out the wikipedia page to learn more. * Update: Wow. It came down to the final rock in an extra end of play, but we pulled it off. Team McEwen wins their second Grand Slam of the year! * Like the sport of curling? If you do, or want to check it out for the first time, be sure to tune into CBC television today at 1pm ET (viewers outside of Canada can watch online)...

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CrackBerry reminder: What you may have missed this week

CrackBerry reminder: What you may have missed this week

What You May Have Missed Exclusive: CDMA BlackBerry Roadmap 2011 PlayBook and QNX-based BlackBerry Smartphones to run Android Apps too?! A few more details on BlackBerry Balance Official OS 6 now available for the Curve 3G 9330 and Blackberry Bold 9650 from Verizon Praise the BlackBerry Lord - OS 6.1 allows me to manage homescreen panes!! Leaked: Facebook for BlackBerry v1.9.0.26 BlackBerry...

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BIS outage across multiple North American Carriers

BIS outage across multiple North American Carriers

*Update 2* - 11:35am EST Many reports of BIS being back up rolling in across all the carriers in question. Issue seems to be resolved. Give it a little time to hit all users across the many regions in question.*Update* - 11:20am EST - It looks like users (including myself) are now able to send emails, but still not receive. Hopefully full email capabilities will be back up soon.It's been quite a...

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Leaked OS 6.0.0.450 for the BlackBerry Torch 9800

Leaked OS 6.0.0.450 for the BlackBerry Torch 9800

Well after a long drought for the BlackBerry Torch 9800, we got not one but two OS leaks today! This morning we saw 6.0.0.448, and now 6.0.0.450 has appeared out of nowhere. No word on why this one came out so soon after 6.0.0.448, so if you see anything that's fixed or changed let us know! *OS Disclaimer - Please Read: Keep in mind this is NOT an official release and as such is not...

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