Mobiola xPlayer - An Alternative Media Player for BlackBerry Smartphones with Live Radio and Podcasts

Mobiola xPlayer is no new kid on the block. Back when OS 4.5 was set to be released this application was just entering an early beta stage and now, the betas continue but the product is already well developed. A few things have been added to xPlayer in it's time, and the feature set for this application has rounded out nicely and makes for a great alternative to the BlackBerru built in media...

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Hedone Designs Spectacularly Spooky Halloween Theme

Hedone Designs Spectacularly Spooky Halloween Theme

After wrapping up his free Hedone Designs birthday theme, it was back to the grind for Hedone. This time around he cranked out an awesome new Halloween theme which is totally unique in design. Flying bats, pumpkins, witches and more set this theme off from the rest to give it plenty of character for the Halloween season. You'll want to check it out for the full effect of course, but mixed with...

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Jerry sent this in and I must say it made me laugh a bit. Everyone's favorite gameshow The Price Is Right featured none other than the Verizon Guy sporting a BlackBerry Tour during the Showcase Showdown. Check out the video as the Verizon Guy touts the "global BlackBerry Tour" while presenting a showcase to the contestants - very cool! Thanks Jerry!

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PictureLink - Speed Dials and Shortcuts On Your Homescreen

If you're like me you make a ton of phone calls every day, and you may have trouble remembering speed dial numbers or get frustrated searching your contact list. PictureLink by Toysoft hopes to end the frustration by creating icon shortcuts for contacts right on your homescreen. You can assign any image you'd like to the contact, click the icon and it dials - thats it. All your important...

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T-Mobile Germany Displays BlackBerry Bold 9700 Online Coming In November

Here is a ray of light for all those stuck in the middle of the BlackBerry Storm 2 flood of information. T-Mobile Germany now has the BlackBerry Bold 9700 prodly displayed as a coming soon device, as spotted by Tainer030. Coming soon meaning November, as indicated on the T-Mobile Germany website. Check it out for yourself and remember, it's not that far off folks ;) Discuss The T-Mobile...

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BlackBerry Storm 2 Appears On Vodafone UK For Pre Order

BlackBerry Storm 2 Appears On Vodafone UK For Pre Order

Shortly after posting our review of the BlackBerry Storm 2 and Vodafone and RIM's Press Release, the above was posted to the Vodafone UK website. Anyone in the UK looking to get their hands on a BlackBerry Storm 2 9520 can now get a jump on the rest of the world by placing their pre orders through Vodafone. Prices while not listed are determined by the tariff in which you sign up but...

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Vodafone and RIM Introduce the BlackBerry Storm 2

Vodafone and RIM Introduce the BlackBerry Storm 2

Here's the press release that Vodafone customers have been waiting for. Vodafone and RIM have officially announced the BlackBerry Storm2 Smartphone. For more info, be sure to check out our BlackBerry Storm2 Review. Pricing will be announced by the individual in-country operators, so you'll need to keep it locked to CrackBerry and your local Vodafone carrier site for all the details. However,...

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BlackBerry Storm 2 Now Live On BlackBerry Official Website!

The videos are now live, the specs are laid out and you can slap that official stamp all over this one. Research In Motion has just put the BlackBerry Storm2 up on the BlackBerry homepage. Be sure to check it out and dig into the awesome photos and video. Now RIM / Verizon, can we get that press release please. I'm sure we're all waiting to see a price and official launch date in writing....

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BlackBerry Storm 2 Review

BlackBerry Storm 2 Review

It's that time again! Grab a cup of coffee or your favorite energy drink, kick back and enjoy yet another CrackBerry.com pre-release BlackBerry Smartphone review. This time around we're looking at an officially-received BlackBerry Storm2. Has RIM taken the Storm to the next level with the Storm 2, or are we looking at a minor update? Should owners of the original BlackBerry Storm upgrade? Read...

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BlackBerry Storm 2 Specifications and Features

BlackBerry Storm 2 Specifications and Features

Full Features and Specs List for the BlackBerry Storm2 9550 Official word of the next generation BlackBerry Storm is finally here. Below you can find the full specs and features list for the BlackBerry Storm2. And be sure to check out our full BlackBerry Storm2 Review which covers even more of the enhancements in detail that the spec chart doesn't dive into. Face detection while on calls??...

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Google Voice For BlackBerry Updated To Version 0.1.5.1

Google Voice For BlackBerry Updated To Version 0.1.5.1

Google voice users may wanna look into this. Google voice has recently been updated to version 0.1.5.1. In typical Google fashion no change log was provided. Some users in the forums have noticed 5.0 compatability seems to be better and the Google voice access number has changed. What that could mean to users, I'm not entirely sure but in any event that's what is being reported. If you find...

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BlackBerry Bold 9700 User Guide Leaked!

For all those clammoring for some BlackBerry Bold 9700 information rather then BlackBerry Storm 2 information, this should hold ya over for the moment anyways. Seems the BlackBerry Bold 9700 user guide was leaked earlier for everyone to get a look at. Nothing to revealing to be found within it but, it does haver some OS 5.0 information that may be new to some users. Check it out, I know it'...

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SendX Sends Data Between Applications - 50 Free Copies

  How many times have you wanted to copy an email to the memopad or a task to your calendar and couldn't find an easy way to do it? With SendX just a few clicks gets the job done. You can easily move the data from one place to another in just a few seconds. Move call logs, SMS, emails, tasks and more to other applications on your device quickly and easily. SendX brings the term multitasking to...

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Verizon BlackBerry Storm 2 Competitive Comparison Chart

Verizon BlackBerry Storm 2 Competitive Comparison Chart

  Here is a cool document that is sure to make every potential Storm2 owner proud. This internal sheet shows the Storm2 in comparison to the Bold and iPhone on AT&T, and the Palm Pre on Sprint. Its a quick runthrough of the features that the Storm2 has that make it (and Verizon) better than the others. It does look like Verizon may have stretched a bit to get some of the categories for...

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Leaked: BlackBerry Storm 2 OS 5.0.0.287 & Bold 9700 OS 5.0.0.296

Leaked: BlackBerry Storm 2 OS 5.0.0.287 & Bold 9700 OS 5.0.0.296

Unlike the Storm where is seemed like we had to wait forever for new OS leaks to show up after the device was released, Berry Review landed links to some leaked OS' before the device release. Both the Storm2 9520 and Bold 9700 are represented here, so those of you who have managed to track down a pre-release device can jump in on this, or if you just want to prepare for the arrival of your new...

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BlackBerry.com Revamped - Love What You Do

I first noticed the new "Love what you do" (or "Do what you love") BlackBerry campaign while watching the MLB playoffs. The broadcast was sponsored by BlackBerry so there were a few commercials touting the new tagline. I have to admit I love the new ads, aside from the fact that none of them really even show a BlackBerry. In addition it looks like BlackBerry.com has had a bit of an overhaul...

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BlackBerry Tour OS 4.7.1.57 Now Available for All Users

BlackBerry Tour OS 4.7.1.57 Now Available for All Users

Over the weekend Sprint released OS 4.7.1.57 for its customers, and unfortunately the rest of the Tour owners were left in the dust. Well it looks like the OS is now available for all users to download. Some slight improvements on this one, so if you haven't made the jump to 5.0 you may want to check it out. You can grab it from the BlackBerry Software Download page. Download BlackBerry Tour...

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Elecite Releases Scenic As A Free BlackBerry Theme Download

Elecite Releases Scenic As A Free BlackBerry Theme Download

Elecite has released a new free BlackBerry theme for a wide array of devices. Scenic was designed and released for free as a show of appreciation to all Elecite customers, and as such the staff of Elecite have asked we pass along a message to you all. “As a team here at Elecite, we have decided to give away one of our latest themes absolutely free as a huge thank you to all of you...

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SmrtGuard Protection Theme Deters Would-Be Thieves

SmrtGuard Protection Theme Deters Would-Be Thieves

  If you're a SmrtGuard user you have the peace of mind that your data is safe should your device be lost or stolen. Why not let any potential BlackBerry thieves know that you are protected by SmrtGuard as well? Well now you can with the SmrtGuard Protection Theme. This simple theme has rotating "Protected By SmartGuard" wallpapers and a weblink to the SmrtGuard mobile site. Nothing fancy...

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We've covered the 7 Digital music store a few times here on CrackBerry ever since it was unveiled at WES. This time though its to bring some information not too many people in the "mobile music" industry have been able to accomplish (yeah, Pandora and Slacker I'm looking at you). 7 Digital has managed to make their application available to the Canadian market in just a little over a week...

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