Hot New GreenTech Premium Theme From Hedone Design!

Hot New GreenTech Premium Theme From Hedone Design!

Since the release of the new Theme Builder 5.0 theme developers have been hard at working getting some new themes out the door. Hedone Design is no exception to that, the latest creation being GreenTech is the first Hedone Design theme to be completely made with Theme Builder 5.0. As always icons are nice and fresh, wallpaper is crystal clear and high res and transitions built into the theme...

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MeterBerry System Information Utility - 100 Free Copies

MeterBerry is one of the best tools a BlackBerry Abuser can have. The full-featured app gives you access to all the stats you could want about your device. Battery status, memory info and device statistics - its all here. You can see what goes on with your device so you always stay on top of things. Battery discharge rate, view your free application memory changes, show uptime, battery...

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Colorware Now Offering "Parts Only" For The BlackBerry Curve 8900

Colorware Now Offering "Parts Only" For The BlackBerry Curve 8900

ColorWare dropped us an email last night (sorry for getting this up so slow) letting us know about the availability of "Parts Only" ordering for the BlackBerry Curve 8900. This is a great service for those not wanting to have to send in their device to ColorWare and be without a BlackBerry until the order has been fufilled. Prices are still a little up there for some users, starting at $159...

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Color ID - LED Status Light Customizer for Email, Incoming Calls and SMS

  Color ID is an app that allows you to customize your device's LED alerts for SMS, incoming calls and email from specific contacts on your BlackBerry smartphone. Its interface is easy to use and lets you choose from 10 different colors, as well as using 2 colors per alert if you wish. These color combinations can be applied to multiple contacts and are synched to your BlackBerry's address...

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Leave It On Updated to v.1.5 - 100 Free Copies

If you've ever wanted to tweak your backlight settings for any apps like Google Maps, or just needed to leave the backlight on, Leave It On is your solution. The simple app lets you choose when and for how long to leave the backlight on for any application. You can set the light on while charging or plugged in via USB, or have it light up when messages come in. Features include: Leave the...

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iluvmybb contest - Short Video/Commercial Shout Outs!

Entry #12 -Two Different Kinds of Fruit [ youtube video link for mobile viewing ] * Update - We got Eric's Special Time entry back up. Watch it below!!! * This post is way overdue! Between the BlackBerry Developer Conference last week, and playing catch-up from being away this week, I'm a bit behind on our I Love My BlackBerry video contest shoutouts. Today we've got a couple of the...

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BlackBerry Stress Test Part 2 - How Long Can The BlackBerry Bold 9700 Play Back and Stream Music?

We'll never forget Kevin's bold (pun intended) attempt to find out the true limits of BlackBerry Messenger with our original BBM Stress Test. His Bold 9000 exploded with Messenger requests and gave us a good look at what the application can handle. Well after spending 4 days listening to him go on and on (and on and on and on) about the great battery life of his Bold 9700, I have been...

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New Premium RevBall Game For The BlackBerry Storm!

RevBall is a new game from the good folks at Nickel Buddy, LLC. It's a fast-paced paddle ball game that adds some unique twists to the standard format of paddle ball games. The object is to strategically hit the ball with your paddle to keep it from escaping the circular arena, which sounds a lot easier then it actually is. Features: Simple to learn, completely addictive. Exciting...

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BlackBerry Storm2 9550 Now Available from Telus

BlackBerry Storm2 9550 Now Available from Telus

Our CrackBerry Tip box was flooded this morning by happy canuks letting us know that the Telus BlackBerry Storm2 9550 is available on Telus' website. It's kind of interesting to see a carrier offering both GSM and CDMA-based smartphones... Storm2, Tour 9630... Bold 9700?? Tough Decision!  The Telus BlackBerry Storm2 9550 sells for $199.99 on a three-year contract, $499.99 on a two-year...

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Berry Wars, Revamped And Renamed As Druglord Wars And Now On Sale For Only $3.99

Awesome news comes to us from Epic applications today. Druglord Wars (formerly Berry Wars), which was previously a number one top selling game in the CrackBerry store has gotten a new name and a new UI to go with it. For those of you all unfamiliar with Berry Wars it is an is an adventure game pitting you against the world of street dealers, crooked cops, and drug cartels in a battle for money...

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RIM Security Chief Speaks About Smartphone Attacks

RIM Security Chief Speaks About Smartphone Attacks

In an article posted by Reuters, Scott Totzke, RIM's vice-president of BlackBerry security speaks about the security of smartphones these days making some bold, but reasonable statements about where we could end up if we are not careful. Totzke, along with Kevin Mahaffey, chief technology officer at Flexilis shared issues and concerns for the smartphone market both agreeing that users need...

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Recently DreamTheme launched 20 new personalization products across 3 new app categories. This week they have just released a new ringtone bundle called Dancify. The Dancify DreamTones app is a small app you install that gives you access to over 20 professionally recorded vibes you can then save as a ringtone. The DreamTones packs actually are composed of 7 or 8 tracks, with segments of...

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Leaked: OS 5.0.0.348 for the BlackBerry Curve 8520!

Leaked: OS 5.0.0.348 for the BlackBerry Curve 8520!

We saw OS 5.0.0.348 leak last week for the Bold 9000 and Curve 8900. This time it's the BlackBerry Curve 8520 that's getting some love. I can't wait for 5.0 to roll out officially for more devices.... it'll be happy times for many a BlackBerry user out there. *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...

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Verizon BlackBerry Curve 8530 Release Date Approaching!

Verizon BlackBerry Curve 8530 Release Date Approaching!

We've seen that Verizon is planning on pushing the BlackBerry Curve 8530 out the door on November 20th according to the press release they put out a little while back now. The pricing for the BlackBerry Curve 8530 will be set at $99 after the $100 MIR and the above picture highlights some of the devices best features. We've had the chance to go hands on with the BlackBerry Curve 8530...

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Contest Winner: Unlock T-Mobile BlackBerry Bold 9700 from BlackBerry Emporium

The BlackBerry Bold 9700 is finally available from T-Mobile, and as promised we teamed up with BlackBerry Emporium to give one lucky member an unlocked T-Mobile device. We had tons of entries in this one, and the member walking away with a new device is kronosx1. Huge thanks to BlackBerry Emporium for providing the device for this contest. If you didn't win, keep it locked here as always since...

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AT&T BlackBerry Bold 9700 OS 5.0.0.296 Available For Download

AT&T BlackBerry Bold 9700 OS 5.0.0.296 Available For Download

With the launch of the BlackBerry Bold 9700 on AT&T for business customers RIM has finally posted the OS download for the device. AT&T is lagging behind in OS versions at this point, considering Rogers launched with OS 5.0.0.321 and T-Mobile launched with OS 5.0.0.344 and we already know RIM is well ahead of that as well with current OS sitting at 5.0.0.351 or higher. In any event, if...

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Rove Mobile Admin Basics Contest Winners

We try our best to throw the Enterprise users some love when we can, and with our Rove Mobile contest we had 5 free Mobile Admin Basics licenses to give away. The winners were posted in the comments on the original post, but in case you missed it, here is a recap of the 5 winners. If you were one of the lucky ones and haven't received and email from Rove, contact roveit(at)crackberry.com to...

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FileScout for BlackBerry Version 1.5.0.0 Released!

FileScout for BlackBerry Version 1.5.0.0 Released!

Fresh from being a finalist in the BlackBerry Developers Challenge, FileScout for BlackBerry has just been realeased and is now available for all to download. Matthias, the developer behind FileScout is always looking for ways to improve FileScout for the end user and is always open to suggestions for for making it better. This time around some nice changes have been implemented so be sure to...

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Free National Football Post Application Now Available For BlackBerry Smartphones!

Any football fans out there? Of course there is. Need an application to help keep you keep up to date with all the football news? Of course you do. Handmark has teamed up with the National Football Post to bring you all the pro football news you can handle right on your BlackBerry Smartphone. The list of features is a must have for football fans: NFL Hot News and Rumors Columns from Michael...

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Contest Winners: Unlock Codes, Themes, BlackBook, mblVault, ShakeItUp, ShortcutMe and More

Contests! I don't know what else to say this week. We tried to sneak in as many as we could while we ran around the Developers Conference last week. We had some great themes and apps as well as some unlock codes to spread around. Overall a good variety this week, and as always if you didn't win this time, don't give up hope as more contests are on the way. Congrats to all the winners!...

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