PodTrapper Updated to Version 2.5

One of my favorite apps PodTrapper, has been updated to version 2.5 and includes some great new features. PodTrapper is probably the best app there is for listening to podcasts on your BlackBerry, and the new updates make it that much better. Some of the updates include: Podcast recommendation engine (Add Podcasts->Recommendations) Setting to run PodTrapper on Startup Configurable rewind...

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mSpot Brings Streaming Movie Rentals To BlackBerry

mSpot has launched their new mobile video rental and streaming service for BlackBerry Smartphones. More commonly known as a company which has offered ringtones and music downloads for a number of platforms, mSpot has teamed up with some big media players such as Paramount, Universal and The Weinstein Company which opens up access to a selection of movie titles. One thing mSpot has over...

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BlackBerry 101: How to Unlock Your BlackBerry

BlackBerry 101: How to Unlock Your BlackBerry

Today we are looking a procedure that most of us will do at one time or another while owning a BlackBerry which is unlocking. Keep in mind, this will only work on GSM devices, or "World Phones" like the 8830WE, Storm or Tour. If you are like me, you will sometimes want a BlackBerry from another carrier to run on your own carrier. Or maybe you want to sell it and increase resale value while...

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LaterFlag - Flag Your Emails For Follow Up

LaterFlag - Flag Your Emails For Follow Up

Fabian Heuwieser has been back at work on his awesome and most importantly useful BlackBerry applications. This time around he has created LaterFlag, an application which allows you to flag your emails in two ways (high or low priority) for follow up at a later time. Best of all it's a free application. Most of you who are running a 5.0 leaked OS will have noticed this type of service is...

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RIM To Officially Launch BlackBerry Desktop Manager for Mac on October 2nd!!

RIM To Officially Launch BlackBerry Desktop Manager for Mac on October 2nd!!

It's the last day of September and RIM promised to have BlackBerry Desktop Manager for Mac officially available by then. Unfortunately, you can't download it today but they did fire off a press release letting us know it will be here this Friday, October 2nd, at 1pm EDT. A couple more days won't kill us, so it's allllll goood. THANKS RIM!!!!!  Press Release RIM Launches BlackBerry...

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TiVo Application Launches for BlackBerry Smartphones

TiVo Application Launches for BlackBerry Smartphones

Well, it's been a long time coming but RIM and TiVo have finally released their BlackBerry application and I have to say, it seems to have been well worth the wait. This should make a lot of TiVo owning Blackberry owners out there happy. A dedicated application to handle things on the go is great, much better than the TiVo mobile site, and with a lot more functionality. Some key features for...

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First Look: BlackBerry "Atlas" Smartphone Shows Off For Camera, Looking Mighty Fine!

* Another Update: Ok. So this is weird. Jump over to sal's blog and you can see he posted some more photos of the Atlas. Though according to these photos, it's showing the Atlas to be an Edge device, and funny enough, it says "Bold" on the backside. This goes against previous Verizon roadmap info from BGR that slated the Atlas as a CDMA device. Very confusing and a bit strange. You'd almost...

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RIM Warns About BlackBerry Browser Bug, Recommends Updating To Newer OS Versions Not Yet  Released?

Al Sacco over at CIO was advised today from a Twitter friend that RIM had posted some information regarding a security concern within their BlackBerry browser. The issue at hand here is how the BlackBerry browser handles server certificates and it's method of reading null characters. To put it simply, hackers can make a site appear to be legit, in all reality it's leading you to somewhere else...

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BlackBerry Bold 9700 Showing Off Alongside White BlackBerry Bold 9000 In AT&T Systems

Just in case one piece of "Bold" information wasn't enough for ya's Boy Genius dropped some information about two Bolds that are now appearing in AT&T systems. First up, as if it was unexpected-- the BlackBerry Bold 9700 is now listed and all that's really left is the waiting game for this one. Devices are ready to rock and roll for most if not all carriers that will be launching. Next...

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BugMe! for BlackBerry

BugMe! for BlackBerry

Oh precious notepad, what would I ever do without you? Well, I’d probably forget a substantial amount more than I already do. Some people are blessed with a sponge for a brain; they’re able to absorb and retain information quickly and easily. Then there are others like myself, who wish they could wring out those gifted sponges in order to mop up the knowledge and keep it in a bucket for...

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Hullomail Voice Mail In A Whole New Way Now Available For BlackBerry

Hullomail is a new application out for BlackBerry devices, specifically the Tour, Bold and 8900, with support forthcoming for other devices. Hullomail is a Voice-Email application which allows you to listen to your voicemails directly on your device without having to call your voicemail box. All voicemails are sent to you via your email account and then you may listen to them all from within...

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Rogers Curve 8520 Dummy Phones Have Arrived - Launch Can't Be Far Off

Rogers Curve 8520 Dummy Phones Have Arrived - Launch Can't Be Far Off

No crazy news here, just some eye candy to tide us over. Our pal Treatz sent in these images of the Rogers Curve 8520 dummy phones. We get a great look at both the black and lavender 8520's, and more confirmation that the launch must be right around the corner. Check out some more pics after the jump.

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Hedone Designs Shows Us All That Simple Black and White Can Be Awesome

Hedone Designs Shows Us All That Simple Black and White Can Be Awesome

Black and white - two pretty plain colors right? Well Hedone Designs is out to change that with his new theme. Simple Black and White is a optional set of two themes which are elegantly designed to be simple yet stunning at the same time. 6 icons across the bottom main screen are indeed customizable to your needs, and Hedone has made a lot of customizations to the signal and battery meters as...

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Yahoo! Fantasy Football '09 A to Z

We're a few weeks into the football season, and many of you have Yahoo! fantasy teams to track. Why not get the most out of your BlackBerry and use the Y! Fantasy Football '09 app to keep your team going strong. Take a look at the video above for the scoop on the app, and for more information check out Y! Fantasy Football '09 in BlackBerry App World.

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Elecite Releases New Premium Theme Archaic

Elecite Releases New Premium Theme Archaic

Elecite has just released a new theme and this time around we get a look at some cool transitions built right in. You have four "pages" you can scroll through - an icon dock, calendar list, message list, and media page. Crisp icons and an awesome wallpaper set this theme off, so be sure to check it out. Currently available for BlackBerry 8350, 8500, 8900, 9000, 9500 and 9600 series devices and...

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Contest Winners: Worldmate Live, Premium Themes, Textender & More

Contest Winners: Worldmate Live, Premium Themes, Textender & More

  A great variety of contests this week. We started out with some great premium themes, some free copies of Textender and threw in some cool accessories and even better Worldmate Live subscriptions. You can also grab the MacBerry Widgets theme for 25% off - head to bPlay.com and use the code cbwidgets25 at checkout. Tons of goodies to be won this time around, so check out the full winners...

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Leaked: OS 5.0.0.238 for the BlackBerry Curve 8520!

Leaked: OS 5.0.0.238 for the BlackBerry Curve 8520!

I sort of feel bad for any "uninitiated" BlackBerry users stumbling upon CrackBerry.com today for the first time... the homepage blogs are full of these scary looking white screen captures full of funny numbers that likely don't mean much. But to the hardcore CrackBerry users out there, it's a joyous sight to behold. Next in line up for some OS 5.0 love is the newly released BlackBerry Curve...

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Leaked: OS 5.0.0.238 for the BlackBerry Bold and Curve 8900!

Leaked: OS 5.0.0.238 for the BlackBerry Bold and Curve 8900!

Seriously Bold and Curve 8900 owners... you didn't think we'd leave you hanging too long did you? If you listened to CrackBerry Podcast 042 you'll know I've fallen in love with my BlackBerry Bold all over again so seeing version 5.0.0.238 firmware leak brings some serious joy to my CrackBerry heart. As with all of our leaky leaks - install with caution and be sure to jump into our Beta OS...

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Hemisphere Theme for BlackBerry Smartphones.... Hawt!!

I really love the direction theme developers are heading these days, coming up with designs that are both useful and fun. It makes me wish RIM would take some time to develop some more lively themes to ship native on the BlackBerry OS. I'm sure the option of a fun "consumer" theme would go a long away with new first time BlackBerry owners. I also love the direction theme developers are...

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Leaked: *Actual* OS 5.0.0.230 for BlackBerry Storm 9530!

Leaked: *Actual* OS 5.0.0.230 for BlackBerry Storm 9530!

Just over a week ago a hybrid version (homemade installer) of OS 5.0.0.230 for the BlackBerry Storm 9530 surfaced. Due to the non-standard installation method we decided to leave it off the blogs and just leave it in the forums for the hardcore crackies to play with. Now that an actual version of OS 5.0.0.230 has leaked for the BlackBerry Storm 9530 (standard installation method), it's good...

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