Watch How The Worlds Largest BlackBerry Was Built

[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ] When we showed you all the worlds largest BlackBerry before, many were quick to point out the picture as being fake. Well, of course it was fake. The BlackBerry hadn't been put together at that time. Now that it is up and running in Paris, you can watch the video of how it all was put together. Sure it's kind of cheating how it was done and I'm...

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New Must Have Game: Pinball Deluxe for BlackBerry!

[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ]W00t!! Pinball Deluxe for BlackBerry Smartphones is now available!! We brought you a sneak peek of Pinball Deluxe from Orlando at WES 2010 last month. I was excited about it then and I'm even more excited now to see it released. BlackBerry has been lacking a good "pinball" game and the great thing about Pinball Deluxe is that the developer Mobigloo has...

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White BlackBerry Bold 9700 Gets Unboxed and Fondled!

White BlackBerry Bold 9700 Gets Unboxed and Fondled!

Video, Photos & 1st Impressions of the white Rogers BlackBerry Bold 9700! [ youtube video link for mobile viewing ]WooHoo! My happy day is here! If you're a regular reader of CrackBerry.com you'll know I have a thing for white BlackBerrys. I'm not quite sure why... maybe it's the exclusivity (you don't see that many of them); maybe it's that white goes with summer; or maybe it's just the fact...

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Clockwork - A Premium Animated Theme for your BlackBerry

[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ]I've always like the idea behind animated BlackBerry themes, but the problem that I have found with many of them was the fact some feel rather basic. By basic I mean after a 3-5 day stretch, the animation really just isn't all that cool any more and I just want to move on to the next one. WJD Designs has managed to blow that idea out of the water with the...

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Sprint Bold 9650 Factory Unlocked Out of the Box

Sprint Bold 9650 Factory Unlocked Out of the Box

In case you missed it in David's BlackBerry Bold 9650 review, a very cool feature of the new device is that is comes factory unlocked right out of the box. This means no more scrounging for unlock codes if you want to use the 9650 on another carrier. You will be able to use EDGE on North American GSM carriers as well as 3G providing the carrier supports the proper frequencies. Simply put -...

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Picture Magic for BlackBerry Updated - 100 Free Copies Up for Grabs

Want to play around with pictures on your device and add fun images and text? Well with Picture Magic you can do just that. This cool app from Magilab gives you a load of options to tweak your images and share them with family and friends. Add balloons, hair, masks, text bubbles and more with just a few easy steps. Endless possibilities make Picture Magic a great app that will give you endless...

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BlackBerry App Roundup for May 21st, 2010; Contest: 25 Copies of the Quelos Theme to be Won!

Howdy folks, hope everyone out there has had another great week. As per usual, lots of great stuff to talk about in the BlackBerry App Roundup. This week we have another theme giveaway from HedoneDesign... Be sure to answer our contest question for your chance to win! Covered this week in the BlackBerry App Roundup are the following titles: Giveaway of the Week: Quelos BlackBerry Theme...

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Ditto for BlackBerry Updated - Now with a 7 Day Free Trial

[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ]Ditto for BlackBerry is a very useful application, allowing you to have group chats via SMS. Setup is quick and easy. Simply add contacts to the chat, tag them, and start texting. This saves the confusion and hassle of having multiple one person SMS chats. Overall Ditto is a great solution to BBM Groups, especially if your friends SMS a lot from their non-...

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Leaked BlackBerry Bold 9800 Photos Show Off A Little More Of The Webkit Browser

Whoa. Early morning treat for all you BlackBerry Bold 9800 slider fans out there. Brought to us by the folks over at The Cellular Guru, we now have some nice clear shots of what is surely one of the first BlackBerry devices to have BlackBerry 6 on it when released. Running on the slider, as you can see from the above shot is the long awaited Webkit browser Research In Motion has been working...

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IDW Publishings Comic Catalog Arrives On BlackBerry - Star Trek, Transformers And More

Now this is cool. IDW Publishing has announced they will be bringing some great comics to the BlackBerry platform. If you're a Star Trek, Transformers or G.I. Joe fan you'll certainly dig this news. And yes, it's ok to admit you like any of the three mentioned, my personal favs are Star Trek and Transformers. Right now, the first in the graphic novel series, Star Trek: Countdown is readily...

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Quick Review: Case-Mate ID Case for the BlackBerry Tour 9630

[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ]Here is a quick look at the Case-Mate ID case for the Tour 9630. I have to say I was excited to get this one since I really only carry my ID and a credit card when I'm out. I figured having the cards right with my device all the time would be easy and keep me from losing them. I liked the case at first, but the more typing I did, the less attached I became...

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BlackBerry Desktop Manager for Mac Updated with "Fixes and Improvements"

BlackBerry Desktop Manager for Mac Updated with "Fixes and Improvements"

Not a huge update here, but it looks like Desktop Manager for Mac has a small upgrade available. The new update is listed as having some minor changes but still sits at version 1.0.3. You should be prompted to install upon starting up the software. BlackBerry® Desktop Software for Mac version 1.0.3 provides support for the Japanese, Korean, Simplified Chinese and Traditional Chinese...

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CrackBerry Named Best BlackBerry Blog in 2010 Wirefly Awards; Contest: We're Giving Our Prize to You!

Contest: Leave a comment to this post for your chance to win $250 in BlackBerry Accessories from ShopCrackBerry.com!! I'm one of those guys who believes in the power of positive thinking, so even on the day CrackBerry.com launched publicly and we had a grand total of five members our tag line was already the #1 Site for BlackBerry Users (& Abusers!). That said, it's always nice to...

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Review: Sprint BlackBerry Bold 9650

Review: Sprint BlackBerry Bold 9650

Hands On Review of the Sprint BlackBerry Bold 9650 The launch of the new BlackBerry Bold 9650 has been highly anticipated among the CDMA users on CrackBerry. The day has finally come where the masses can now add this new BlackBerry to their mobile communications arsenal. The Bold 9650 was announced at WES 2010 to be launching on Sprint starting on May 23rd. However we have known about the...

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How Do You Use Your BlackBerry Series: Holster or No Holster?

How Do You Use Your BlackBerry Series: Holster or No Holster?

    <a href="http://polldaddy.com/poll/3230774/" mce_href="http://polldaddy.com/poll/3230774/">Do you use a holster for your BlackBerry?</a><span style="font-size:9px;"><a href="http://polldaddy.com/features-surveys/" mce_href="http://polldaddy.com/features...

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Free AirPlane Mode App Turns Off Your Wireless Connections for Safe Flying

Many people are still not sure just why you have to turn off all personal electronic devices when taking off in an airplane. All we know is that time spent flying is time apart from our BlackBerry. I know when I travel, having my device tucked away, knowing that its off and not receiving emails is painful - but AirPlane Mode helps to ease the pain (kind of). While it won't keep you fully up...

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BlackBerry Pearl 3G Information Live From The Vodafone UK Launch Party

In Canada, many retailers have already started their ordering processes for the BlackBerry Pearl 3G. With pre orders being taken, shipments in transit and some folks even being able to score the devices in a small percentage of stores. Across the pond in the UK though, Vodafone is just revving up for their release of the sexy new BlackBerry Pearl 3G. Luckily, we've got some information to...

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Sprint BlackBerry Bold 9650 Video Unboxing and Overview!

[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ]The Sprint BlackBerry Bold 9650... it's finally here! CrackBerry's David Boyd is currently putting the new CDMA flagship full physical qwerty BlackBerry through its paces and is working on in-depth device review, so while we're waiting on that I figured it wouldn't hurt to get up David's Bold 9650 video unboxing and overview.   In addition to now having...

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Review: Jam for BlackBerry Smartphones

Review: Jam for BlackBerry Smartphones

Buy one get one. Two for one. Super Size your Extra Value Meal. Who doesn’t want to get the most for their money?? Even if you don’t need what’s on sale, at least you can say it was a bargain. It’s all about stretching your dollar further. “You can never have too much spam, even if it takes over your cupboards.” The same thing can be said about BlackBerry applications. You want to make...

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