Microsoft Bringing Bing To Mobiles?

Microsoft Bringing Bing To Mobiles?

Bing has been unwrapped for a while now and so far has done quite well for it's self up against Google. But it wouldn't be Microsoft if they didn't have some mobile aspirations for Bing considering Windows Mobile is still a big seller in the mobile world. IStartedSomething [via] has given up some pics of what is reported to be the mobile Bing client for Windows devices, hopefully to replace...

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AT&T BlackBerry Curve 8900 Review

AT&T BlackBerry Curve 8900 Review

The BlackBerry Curve 8300 was and still is one of RIM's most successful smartphone devices. Recognizing that, RIM released a new version of the popular curve. The new device is called the BlackBerry Curve 8900. Already available on T-Mobile for a while now, this next generation Curve recently landed on AT&T. The 8900 has an all new body, but has a similar layout and feel that any 8300...

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BuzzMe Pro Now Available - Customize Your Vibration

BuzzMe Pro Now Available - Customize Your Vibration

Way back in January we first checked out BuzzMe which let you easily have your device vibrate and ring at the same time. I just got an email from BigTinCan and they have release BuzzMe Pro. The pro version adds on to the original functionality, and allows you to easily set vibrate & ring functions for not just calls but also emails and SMS. The Storm version also has Facedown mode, where...

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Tasty - BlackBerry Storm Cake

Tasty - BlackBerry Storm Cake

How do you judge the popularity of a smartphone brand? Some would say unit sales or media mentions are appropriate metrics to follow, but I'd argue it's the number of birthday cakes made in honor of said brand that is the true determining factor. And on the birthday cake front, BlackBerry is doing just fine. Following up on our BlackBerry birthday cake round-ups Part I and Part II, this...

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Contest Winners - Slacker, Express Unlock & Free Themes

Contest Winners - Slacker, Express Unlock & Free Themes

Last week we brought you three great contests.  We started out with our "Go Nuts" Slacker Radio Express contest in which we had nearly 50,000 comments!  We followed that up with one from the new Express Unlock Code service, and rounded out with some free copies of the Chopper and Tipsy themes.  Take a look after the jump to see if you're a winner.  Big thanks to Slacker, Express Unlock Code...

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MediaFly Beta For BlackBerry!

MediaFly Beta For BlackBerry!

Here is an interesting new beta application for BlackBerry devices that was brought to my attention by the lovely Alli Flowers. This application has long been available on the iPhone but this time around MediaFly has put their efforts towards BlackBerry development and for a beta application I walked away quite impressed. Using the MediaFly website you can find a ton of Podcasts readily...

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Later Dude- Call Back Reminder Application

Later Dude- Call Back Reminder Application

FabianMH is at work again. His last awesome application was Force Radio On and this time around he has rolled out "Later Dude", a great little utility application which allows you to set a reminder with notes into your calendar to call someone back just in case you forget, I personally have a bad habit of forgetting to call people back (yes, I have an ex wife) at times so this is perfect for...

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Best of Smartphone Experts, 21 June 2009

Want just the big news in the world of smartphones? Look no further! Pictures of Rumored Dell Android Handset Shows Up T-Mobile Confirms Second Android Phone Announcement Next Week Super Sexy Huawei U8230 Android Phone Leaked RIM Announces BlackBerry Tour Smartphone Verizon BlackBerry Pearl Flip Reviewed BlackBerry Visor Mount Reality Review - part 1...

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Throw Back App: Nixie Clock for BlackBerry Smartphones

Throw Back App: Nixie Clock for BlackBerry Smartphones

Here's something a little different.... an app that's a tribute to days gone by. New from Mobigloo, developers of Nintaii, Air Traffic Control, Next Dual Pack and more, comes Nixie Clock. Nixie Clock is an old school clock: Enjoy the elegance and beauty of a Nixie Tube Clock on your BlackBerry. Rich graphical rendering with glass tubes containing a wire-mesh anode and multiple...

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Thesaurus Applications For BlackBerry

Thesaurus Applications For BlackBerry

Just the other day while engaged in some interesting conversation on BlackBerry Messenger with a close friend I found myself a little short on words. At which point I began thinking that having a built in device thesauraus would be a great idea for RIM to add into their OS. Now while the thought of a built in Thesaurus may be a good one, there are many options already available as third...

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BlackBerry Messenger On Your Desktop?

BlackBerry Messenger On Your Desktop?

The applications pictured above all have one thing in common except one. They all have desktop applications available for install. So, I have to ask, how many of you all out there would like to see an application developed for your desktop that would allow you to use your BlackBerry Messenger on your desktop? Think about it. There have been a lot of times while sitting at my PC where I have...

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Official OS Releases From AT&T And Rogers

Official OS Releases From AT&T And Rogers

More and more we are seeing OS updates come faster from certain carriers, more so from the larger carriers which in all reality could be a good trend to get into as they typically are very slack in this department. This time around Rogers and AT&T have released some updates for specific devices. Check out the list below: Grab The AT&T Download Of 4.5.0.158 For BlackBerry Pearl 8110...

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Network Selection for AT&T Bold Now On OS 4.6.0.282

Network Selection for AT&T Bold Now On OS 4.6.0.282

This is a rather interesting find by kav in the CrackBerry forums. Previously any OS you installed on AT&T BlackBerry Bolds never "unlocked" the network selection mode option on those devices, but with the release of 4.6.0.282 on CSL that option is now available to all AT&T Bold owners. Some of you may be asking why this is so important. Well, for those who may be in a not so hot...

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Contest: Win a Seidio Innocase 360. 25 Cases to be Won!

Contest: Win a Seidio Innocase 360. 25 Cases to be Won!

Leave a Comment to this post for your chance to win a Seidio Innocase 360 for your BlackBerry. We are giving away FIVE cases of each model type below! I fell in love with Seidio's Innocase 360 when I first caught a pre-release glimpse of it back in April at the CTIA Wireless show in Vegas. Since then, Seidio has rolled out the Innocase 360 for five device models, including the BlackBerry...

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Verizon BlackBerry Pearl Flip 8230 Now Available

Verizon BlackBerry Pearl Flip 8230 Now Available

After being announced only two short weeks ago, Verizon has received the Pearl Flip 8230 right on schedule. We got our hands on one early and posted our review yesterday. The 8230 is available through Verizon's online and retail stores for $79.99 with a new 2-year contract.  Not surprisingly, it looks like Big Red has also pulled the Pearl 8130 from their site. Now bring on the Tour! =-)

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CSL Limited Officially Releases Bold OS 4.6.0.282

CSL Limited Officially Releases Bold OS 4.6.0.282

Looks like yet another official Bold OS has dropped. CSL Limited has released OS 4.6.0.282 for the BlackBerry Bold 9000. Jump over to the BlackBerry download page to grab it for yourself.  Download OS 4.6.0.282 for the BlackBerry Bold>> Instructions: How to Upgrade your BlackBerry's Operating System >> Instructions: How to Downgrade your BlackBerry's Operating System >...

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Kidnapped Woman Saved By Misplaced BlackBerry

Kidnapped Woman Saved By Misplaced BlackBerry

Here's a good Friday afternoon pick me up.  Have you ever tried to explain to someone all of the uses of your precious BlackBerry device?  Well now you can add "saving lives" to the list.  Turns out a misplaced BlackBerry (not sure what model, and in true addict fashion I'm upset the report doesn't tell us) helped to save a woman who was kidnapped, and had been trapped in the trunk of a car...

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Storm Lander - Lunar Lander Game For BlackBerry Storm

Storm Lander - Lunar Lander Game For BlackBerry Storm

This isn't one of the most revolutionary games (or the prettiest), but it is still insanely fun and a great time killer. Storm Lander is based on the DOS game Lunar Lander.  The object is to guide your ship to the designated landing area on different planets and terrains.  Each level has variable terrain and gravity, and there are cool crash effects as well as two game modes.  If you're...

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Ubertwitter Beta 3 Available Now

Ubertwitter Beta 3 Available Now

It seems that Ubertwitter just keeps building up steam. We've covered it in Twitter App Round Up Part Deux and it is apprently very popular among a number of Tweeting celebs as well. We got word today that they have again updated (to Beta 3 - version .0.75) and added a whole slew of new features. The list of updates is massive, but it includes various bug fixes, reduced battery drain, ability...

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Contest: 50 Free Copies of Chopper & Tipsy Storm Themes

Contest: 50 Free Copies of Chopper & Tipsy Storm Themes

    How many contests in a week is too many? Hopefully not three. We have our Slacker Radio Plus and Express Unlock Code contests running, and to add to the mix, how about 50 free copies of Chopper and Tipsy themes for the Storm. To enter, just leave a comment on this post. If you just can't wait, both themes are on sale at ShopCrackBerry.com for only $2.50. Contest ends Sunday at...

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