Facebook for BlackBerry 1.6 Now Available!

Facebook for BlackBerry 1.6 Now Available!

* Update: Now Available. Read through the comments for the feedback. * Good news Facebook users! RIM just gave us an update on Facebook 1.6... The new version will go live this evening at 6 p.m. (PST). Anyone can access it from their BlackBerry Browser ( http://www.blackberry.com/facebook/mobiledownload ) or from the desktop at www.blackberry.com/facebook. Here's a highlight of new...

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Contest: Trick Out Your Berry Courtesy of Horizon Wireless!

Contest: Trick Out Your Berry Courtesy of Horizon Wireless!

The good folks at Horizon Wireless have been kind enough to give us some goodies to help some lucky members trick out their BlackBerry device. It seems that a lot of CrackBerry addicts these days are looking to customize their Berry and set themselves apart from the standard off the shelf look. One of the more popular looks right now is the blacked-out BlackBerry. For some weekend contest...

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BlackBerry App Roundup for June 5th, 2009!

BlackBerry App Roundup for June 5th, 2009!

Happy June to all! Hard to believe that we're almost halfway through 2009, but here we are. Lots of good stuff to look forward to in the second half of 2009 for sure... For now, lets take a look at some new and exciting BlackBerry Apps. Covered this week in the BlackBerry App Roundup are: New This Week: EasyCalc, The Insult Calendar, Daily Bible Verses, Dr. Tie, MindBerry for BlackBerry...

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Qik Adds YouTube, Twitter And Facebook Auto Uploads

Qik Adds YouTube, Twitter And Facebook Auto Uploads

Qik version 0.1.15 was released yesterday and this time around some more automatic upload features were added. Supported sites include Youtube, Twitter and Facebook, with all of the account configurations having to be done on the Qik site but once configured you are ready to roll. For those new to Qik, it's an on device application which allows you too stream video from your BlackBerry...

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RIM Confirms Dash Navigation Acquisition

RIM Confirms Dash Navigation Acquisition

After an article was published by GPS Business News, rumors aplenty flew across the internet yesterday regarding the possible acquisiton RIM had recently completed or was in the process aquiring Dash Navigation. Dash Navigation was falling on some rough times with their LBS offerings and while the services were great, Dash just simply could not push the units out there door despite having...

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BlackBerry Tour Spec Sheet Leaked

BlackBerry Tour Spec Sheet Leaked

While we are all patiently waiting for the BlackBerry Tour to launch on Verizon and other CDMA carriers, the good folks over at Mobile Syrup have posted up the spec sheet for the BlackBerry Tour sent into them from some tipsters on the "east coast" which of course, looking at the spec sheet is Canada considering its Bell documentation. This isn't the first sign of Bell promo material for...

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ÜberTwitter Beta 3 Update Coming Soon

ÜberTwitter Beta 3 Update Coming Soon

The good folks over at ÜberTwitter have been hard at work on their latest version of their Twitter client. This time around the list of bug fixes is again huge as they are listening to the users. However, this time around ÜberTwitter may be bring with it some unwelcomed changes. First, the what some may consider bad news. ÜberTwitter will now be coming in two different flavours, a paid...

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AstraSync 3.0.16 - Easily Connect To An ActiveSync Server

AstraSync 3.0.16 - Easily Connect To An ActiveSync Server

AstraSync has just been updated to version 3.0.16 and includes some great features.  If you haven't heard of it before, Astrasync is a great piece of software that allows you to sync any BlackBerry device with an ActiveSync enabled server.  This allows for two-way synchronization of email, calendar and contact data without a BES, making it a great option for a small business on a budget, or...

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Palm Pre Gets Reviewed

The embargoes have lifted and the first reviews of the Palm Pre are alreading filling up the internet. Smartphone Experts' Editor-in-Chief, Dieter Bohn, has already spent a ton of time on the device, and I highly recommend anyone who is interested in learning more about Palm's entry back into the smartphone market to check out his Palm Pre Review. The video above will give you a great...

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Verizon Officially Announces the BlackBerry Pearl Flip 8230

Verizon Officially Announces the BlackBerry Pearl Flip 8230

Ok Ok...I know there's probably a larger contingent of Verizon subscribers reading this that would rather see Verizon issue the press release about the BlackBerry Tour 9630 over the BlackBerry Pearl Flip 8230, but today it's the 3G-enabled Flip that gets the spotlight. It's going to hit stores on June 19th. See full press release below. Anybody out there going to pick this baby up? Press...

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BlackBerry Tour In Esquire Photoshoot?!?

BlackBerry Tour In Esquire Photoshoot?!?

* Update from Kevin: This is fun. Scroll down (after the story break) and we have recreated the towel shot with a Curve 8900 and Tour 9630 side by side. It's definitely a Curve 8900 in the photo above (the angle at which the bottom of the phone slopes in is a bit longer/sharper and the keyboard frets are missing - that is a spaced out keyboard) but it's easy to see how it could be confused,...

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Official Wordpress BlackBerry App Confirmed

Official Wordpress BlackBerry App Confirmed

I have spoke about this before once or twice before mainly because I think with the amount of blog owners that just happen to be BlackBerry owners as well, this would be a great application if done right. Well, it seems part of my hopes and dreams for this app becoming a reality are that much closer as Matt Mullenweg, founding developer of Wordpress has confirmed at WordCamp in San Francisco...

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Free "Don't Be Bored" Application

Free "Don't Be Bored" Application

During one of my late night very early morning blogging sessions, I decided to take a break from writing up an article and check on my twitter account and see if anything new was going on. I came across a tweet by one of my followers @BBHacker who had just posted a link to an application he had created entitled "Don't Be Bored." The title alone interested me so I downloaded it and...

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Rogers Targets Heavy Data Users

Rogers Targets Heavy Data Users

Ok, so maybe the title is a little misleading as it does not indicate where Rogers is targeting these "Heavy Users" but quite clearly it's their wallets. Our friends over at TiPB have posted some interesting news coming out of the Rogers camp via iPhoneInCanada. According to the information, Rogers is intending on launching a new $150/15GB data plan which needless to point out is just...

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CrackBerry App Store Client Out of Beta - 20% Off Sale!!

CrackBerry App Store Client Out of Beta - 20% Off Sale!!

GRAND OPENING SALE: Save 20% on ALL Apps and Themes purchased through the CrackBerry App Store client until June 16th! Use coupon code APPSTORE. * Note: If you have a previous version of the CrackBerry App Store beta installed, it is best to delete that version before reinstalling this latest version. This will solve the issues that some users have experienced while upgrading from beta...

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Seidio Innocase 360 for the BlackBerry Bold Video Review

Innocase 360 for the BlackBerry Bold now Available @ ShopCrackBerry.com >> Our pal JReel is back with another video on the Seidio Innocase 360 for the BlackBerry Bold, this time following up on his first impressions with a more in-depth review. This case is now available from ShopCrackBerry.com, and comes in a variety of colors including black, blue, burgandy and pink. You can...

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Verizon BlackBerry Pearl Flip Trickling to Stores

Verizon BlackBerry Pearl Flip Trickling to Stores

Member shotsiekid just posted some photos of a (dummy) Verizon BlackBerry Pearl Flip in the CrackBerry forums that were taken at a Verizon store. According to his source, the marketing materials and actual devices are beginning to filter into retail locations and the release date should be just around the corner. You can jump over to the forums for another photo and to discuss. Thanks...

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What Would You Do for a Palm Pre Contest Winning Entries

The Palm Pre is set to go on sale in limited quantities this Saturday morning in the US, and as you might expect, the prejects (errr.. preverts... what do we call them again?!) over at our sibling site PreCentral.net are getting pretty damn excited for its release. Following up on the success of our What Would You Do for a BlackBerry Storm? contest, PreCentral held a WWYD For a Palm Pre...

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Poynt Updated Now With White Pages Integration

Poynt Updated Now With White Pages Integration

While at WES we had the chance to speak with some reps from Multiplied Media and they described to us some of the new features coming to their already-great application, Poynt. A few weeks later, the time has now come where we can put some of these new features to use! Poynt has been updated and now includes WhitePages integration which allows you to do reverse phone number look ups as well...

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Mechanism Premium Theme From Elecite

Mechanism Premium Theme From Elecite

Elecite is back with another sweet looking theme. Mechanism is the latest out the shop and it looks mighty sweet on all devices it supports, including the BlackBerry Bold, 8900 and Storm. With a nice futuristic look to it and 4 static buttons right on the home screen as well as 7 user customizable ones, if flashy themes are your thing this is one too check out. A word of warning though for...

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