imgEdit by Toysoft updated to v2.0

imgEdit by Toysoft updated to v2.0

Back in July we let you know about a new image editing application from Toysoft Development called imgEdit. This app is handy for anyone that enjoys taking pictures with their BlackBerry, but maybe wants to do a little editing before sending it off to grandma. Well good news! ImgEdit has been updated to v2.0, and it's on sale for just $3.99 right now! The entire user interface has been given an...

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Tronic theme from WJD Designs - 25 copies to be won!

[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ]Tronic is a newer theme from WJD Designs, that has recently been updated to support the Curve 8900, and Torch 9800 due to popular request. The theme is visually striking, and packed full of customization. Tronic features control of how many icons rows you have, custom battery and signal meters as well as a "mesh wallpaper" that keeps the surrounding...

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Review: autoTRADER for BlackBerry

Review: autoTRADER for BlackBerry

One of Canada’s leading marketplace for buying and selling vehicles, autoTRADER, was made more readily available as a Blackberry application a couple of months ago. Anywhere you are, you can whip out your BlackBerry and scour through listings to find the car of your dreams; like you need an excuse to pull out your BlackBerry anyway. If you find one that sports a Mr. Fusion, a flux capacitor...

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Tata DOCOMO introduces new plan for BlackBerry customers

Tata DOCOMO introduces new plan for BlackBerry customers

Tata DOCOMO has announced a new plan for both its pre- and postpaid BlackBerry customers. The new plan, dubbed BlackBerry Unlimited, allows customers to experience their BlackBerry smartphones to the fullest without limitations, i.e. unlimited Internet browsing, unlimited e-mail, unlimited social networking and unlimited access to BlackBerry App World. And that is not all - with the new plan,...

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RIM Official Statement Regarding Rumors of Poor Battery Life on the BlackBerry PlayBook

Wow. RIM has wasted no time in squashing the rumor that popped up the other day about rumored poor battery performance on the upcoming BlackBerry PlayBook. So says RIM: "Any testing or observation of battery life to date by anyone outside of RIM would have been performed using pre-beta units that were built without power management implemented. RIM is on track with its schedule to...

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Telus confirms BlackBerry 6 coming to the BlackBerry Curve 3G in January

When it comes to openly discussing device updates often times carriers tend to be rather slim on details. Not Telus though. Least not in this case. Telus Twitter support as you can see above has confirmed the BlackBerry Curve 3G 9300 will see a BlackBerry 6 update although, the BlackBerry Bold 9700 remains a mystery. Good fur Curve 3G owners. Not so good for BlackBerry Bold 9700 owners. Of...

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Customize your BlackBerry's homescreen with Fancy Widgets - On sale through December 31st

Fancy Widgets is a cool little app that brings the widgets of other platforms to your BlackBerry device. It features an automatic wallpaper switcher, integration with BerryWeather and the BlackBerry Calendar, and many other nice visual tweaks. The BerryWeather integration (as pictured above) alone makes it a must have, in my opinion. Fancy Widgets really does add some nice customization to...

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The coolest gift I received for Christmas this year - BlackBerry Monopoly!

The coolest gift I received for Christmas this year - BlackBerry Monopoly!

It's not easy to do Christmas shopping for the BlackBerry geek who already owns every BlackBerry (and accessory and app) and electronic gadget he wants. I'm not sure how she did it (she wouldn't tell me, but I'm assuming she found this on ebay), but Miss CrackBerry came through big time this year with a BlackBerry gift I had no idea even existed - BlackBerry Monopoly! When I talk about...

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Ever wonder what is inside the insides of your BlackBerry?

[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ] Tear down videos are nothing new for smartphones - we've seen most of the newer BlackBerry device models get ripped apart to their bits, but have you wondered what actually is inside those bits? The folks at Kidela.com, a communications company with connections to rare earth miner Stans Energy Corp., produced the above video which gets into some of...

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How do you use your BlackBerry - What are your brightness settings?

What is your backlight timeout?customer surveys   What is your screen brightness?online survey   Checking through the forums today I came across this thread about screen brightness. It gave me the idea to toss up a two-part poll here to get some better numbers. Mixed in with the tons of settings on your device, the brightness level is one that many users tweak right off the bat. There...

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HTC Incredible by EThemes now available for Storm and Torch! 75 free copies up for grabs!

One of the top selling themes in the CrackBerry store is called HTC Incredible by popular designer EThemes. It's no wonder people love this theme. It looks..well, incredible, and has a ton of great features. This HTC clone theme is sure to please anyone that likes the look of the Android UI, but loves their BlackBerry too much to switch devices. From a previous review by Mike: A stunning...

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BlackBerry theme roundup for Dec 28, 2010 - 50 copies of Core by jmerhi up for grabs!

Well Christmas has come and gone and the new year is literally just days away. In 2010 the CrackBerry theme roundup brought you over 250 themes, and we intend to keep it up in 2011! We can't do it without you guys though, so keep sending in tips for themes you would like to see showcased. Developers, keep developing! Hopefully the new year will see some exciting releases from RIM, and with...

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Contest: 10 copies of SOTI Pocket Controller-Pro for BlackBerry up for grabs

Contest: 10 copies of SOTI Pocket Controller-Pro for BlackBerry up for grabs

Pocket Controller-Pro is a device application and desktop software that together provide increased productivity for business professionals and consumers alike in their everyday tasks. It allows you to use your keyboard, mouse, and monitor to control your BlackBerry with its easy to use interface through Wi-Fi or USB. Crammed with not one, but ten features, it will give your overworked thumbs...

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Body Glove Snap-On Case for BlackBerry Torch 9800

Body Glove Snap-On Case for BlackBerry Torch 9800

[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ] In my pursuit of the best BlackBerry Torch case I came across the Body Glove Snap-On Case for BlackBerry Torch 9800. The case works the same as most of the other snap-on cases we have seen, but has a different feel to it as well as a cool "kickstand". The case fits on snug and is easy to grip, and you can choose to use it either with or without the...

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FontCollection v1.6 by Almoko - Customize your BlackBerry with different fonts!

FontCollection v1.6 by Almoko - Customize your BlackBerry with different fonts!

Almoko has released a new app called FontCollection for your BlackBerry. Personally I was super excited when I saw this in the CrackBerry store, because I love fonts and the chance to add some cool new ones to my BlackBerry was intriguing. Usually you are stuck with the stock fonts on your device, or if you change themes, the font that the theme developer used. With FontCollection you can...

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TimmyMe Tim Hortons location finder now available for BlackBerry Bold 9780; still waiting on Torch support

BlackBerry Bold 9780 owners who are fans of Tim Hortons (or Timmy Ho's as I like to call it) will be happy to hear the the TimmyMe app is now available from App World for the 9780. Unfortunately, Torch owners are still waiting for support on this one (it seems in installing the TimmyMe .jad on the Torch that the app works fine in landscape, but things get cut-off in portrait mode). If you're...

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Contest Winners: Corky, IM+, Devilish, and Jessica Simpson Christmas!

Contest Winners: Corky, IM+, Devilish, and Jessica Simpson Christmas!

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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Free Newegg Mobile app for BlackBerry now available in BlackBerry App World

Like buying electronics? Of course you do, everyone does at some point. Newegg, has made the process of buying electronics from them on the go even easier for better or for worse. They've just released a mobile app to BlackBerry App World which allows you to browse and purchase items directly from their site on your BlackBerry smartphone. Some of the key features for the app: Comprehensive...

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Leaked OS 5.0.0.1041 for the BlackBerry Storm 9530

Leaked OS 5.0.0.1041 for the BlackBerry Storm 9530

BlackBerry Storm 9530 owners, you're in luck as well. The same OS, 5.0.0.1041 has leaked for your device.Again, it's a leaked OS so be sure to back up your data before loading it up. Also, be sure to drop some comments here or in the CrackBerry forums about what, if anything is new within the OS itself so that others may know. Enjoy folks, this one has been a while coming. *OS Disclaimer...

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