First Images: BlackBerry Watch is FOR REAL!

First Images: BlackBerry Watch is FOR REAL!

* Update 2 - October 26th, 2009 - the inPulse Smartwatch for BlackBerry Smartphones has been officially announced and is now available for pre-order! * * Update - Just to be clear as I've seen some confusion in the commments, but as far as we know at this time the inPulse watch is not being made by/for BlackBerry (it won't feature a BlackBerry logo), but is being made for use with...

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Larry David Needs His BlackBerry Bold

Curb Your Enthusiasm is one of my absolute favorite shows and if you've been watching this season (which has been hilarious so far imo) then you've likely spotted Larry David with his BlackBerry Bold in hand on more than one occassion. The BlackBerry Bold and Larry's addiction to the device (hello BrickBreaker!) were put in the spotlight on last night's episode. Check out the clip above...

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BlackBerry Device Software Web Update Now Working with Firefox - Finally!!!!

Until now the only way to use the BlackBerry Web Update to upgrade your device software was through Internet Explorer. It looks like now the updater is also working with Firefox (finally). I'm not sure how many actually use the web update as opposed to Dekstop Manager or App Loader, but at least now the option is there. Apparently RIM wasn't willing to go all out and fully integrate however,...

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BlackBerry Storm 2 Accessories

BlackBerry Storm 2 Accessories

Following up on our BlackBerry Storm2 Review, we received a number of comments, tweets and emails related to BlackBerry Storm2 accessories. Will the 'insert name here' case / accessory I already own for my Storm work with the Storm2 or will I have to buy a new one? What accessories should I buy first? Is there anything else I should look out for? We figured a quick post and poll could quickly get...

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Labyrinth Lite - Now Available In Free Edition For BlackBerry Storm Users

One of my favorite games got somewhat of revision a few days ago. BerryBlow has released a new version of Labyrinth. While some new features were added, it's not really an update but more of an alternative to the fully featured game it's worth mentioning. Labyrinth Lite is a free offering from BerryBlow and while the original Labyrinth has an infinite amount of playable levels, Labyrinth Lite...

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RIM Rolling Out Google Contact Sync Across Carrier BIS Services; OS 5.0 Hopefully Coming Soon

Over the weekend many users have reported seeing the "Contacts" options start appearing on their Gmail accounts while logged into their carrier's BIS sites. Telus, AT&T, Rogers, T-Mobile and Verizon have all been accounted for at this time and I'm sure many others are to follow. This was one of the highly noted upgrades to BIS 2.8 that was stated as coming approximately 2 weeks after...

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Free Glasskart Series Themes For BlackBerry Bold Devices

Free Glasskart Series Themes For BlackBerry Bold Devices

Rockdog97 has been busy filling the CrackBerry Bold theme forums up with a bunch of free themes. The Glasskart series he has been mixing together takes a really minimalist approach to design while at the same time including some of everyones favourite options. In all there are six themes in the series that are available for the BlackBerry Bold and you'll wanna check each out. Between all the...

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Free BlackBerry Developer Webinar This Week - Mobile Application Design

Just a reminder for anyone who is either a BlackBerry developer or looking into becoming one. RIM will be holding their latest webinar on October 20th and it's one that you will not want to miss. Overview:Join us in an online discussion for BlackBerry Java developers which will help you better understand mobile application design considerations through best practices and real world...

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Best of Smartphone Experts, 18 Oct 2009

Verizon Attacks iPhone, Introduces Droid Android 2.0 'Eclair' Leaked, Screenshots Look So Good HTC Hero: Software & HTC Sense Review, Motorola CLIQ Video Tour Hands-On BlackBerry Storm2 Review BlackBerry Storm2 Features and Specs BlackBerry Storm2 Image Gallery BlackBerry Messenge 5.0 Stress Test Facebook 1.7 Now...

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Bla1ze's Picks - Free Media Roundup

Bla1ze's Picks - Free Media Roundup

That time again folks. Time for another media round up. Last week you all were upset at the loss of Click, that's understandable. This week though, with more time available I gathered up some goodies for ya. We got ringtones. We got wallpapers. We got themes and finally, we got videos. Dig in and enjoy. */ ="text-align:> Beer Messing With Colors Blue Flourish Azenis Jack O lantern...

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Reminder: Last Chance to Get Your I LOVE MY BLACKBERRY Videos Recorded and Submitted!

If you're reading this and somehow don't know what the I Love My CrackBerry Video Contest is all about, do yourself a favor and click the image above to jump to the contest page for full overview and details right now! For everybody else, this is a friendly reminder that we're nearing the end of our video contest entry period. You have until Midnight PST tonight to get your I Love My...

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BlackBerry Storm 2 Review Roundup

BlackBerry Storm 2 Review Roundup

When the clock struck 12:01am on Thursday, October 15th, a small herd of BlackBerry Storm2 Reviews took to the internet (well, one actually popped up a tad bit earlier). Unlike some BlackBerry device launches where you could spend the following two days reading through every word of every review and watching every second of video, the BlackBerry Storm2's official splash was a bit sparse (...

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Verizon's Intranet BlackBerry Storm2 Blog Post Updated: No Confirmed Launch Date At This Time?!

Remember that Verizon Intranet BlackBerry Storm2 blog post we told you about the other day? You know, the one that was also pointing to the rumored October 21st launch date? Well it turns out the post has now been updated, as shown by the photo snapped of it above, with some news that may not be received too favorably by those waiting on the new Storm. Though Verizon does expect to launch...

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Where is the Verizon BlackBerry Storm 2 Announcement?

Where is the Verizon BlackBerry Storm 2 Announcement?

Since the BlackBerry Storm2 made is grand debut early Thursday morning via a handful of embargoed reviews, its appearance on BlackBerry.com and a joint RIM/Vodafone Press Release, I can't click into the forums, read a blog post comment or check my inbox or twitter without seeing the question Where's Verizon's BlackBerry Storm2 Announcement? I don't have an 'official answer' to this nagging...

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BlackBerry Storm 2 Arrives In Verizon Infomanager System

BlackBerry Storm 2 Arrives In Verizon Infomanager System

The CrackBerry forums have been a buzz with regards to the Storm 2. This time around that October 21st release has just a little bit more weight behind the possibility of it being correct though you might want to read this post before you get too excited. Tarheelace has stated that the Verizon Infomanager system was recently updated with the above documents, which again shows October 21st as...

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Facebook 1.7 Now Available for Download!

Facebook 1.7 Now Available for Download!

* Update: Facebook 1.7 is now live on the App World client as well! * There were some rumors floating around the forums that Facebook 1.7 would make its debut today, and it looks like they panned out to be true! The update isn't live on App World just yet, but you can download it by visiting blackberry.com/facebook or m.facebook.com on your BlackBerry's web browser. So what's new?...

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Weekend Sale: Get Fierce Towers for 50% Off - Only $2.49!

When I headed out to San Diego last week for CTIA, I loaded up Fierce Towers onto my BlackBerry while waiting to board the plane. Good idea - the hours flew by. If you've never played a tower defense strategy game before, I highly suggest trying one out. It's a lot of fun, challenging and addicting. And good news... this weekend you can grab Fierce Towers for BlackBerry for 50% off! That...

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BlackBerry Storm 2 Image Gallery

BlackBerry Storm 2 Image Gallery

Full Photo Gallery of BlackBerry Storm2 - Lots of BlackBerry Comparisons! It was a mad dash to get our BlackBerry Storm2 Review up, which left me a short on time to put together the full BlackBerry Storm2 image gallery along with the initial post. Below you can find the complete gallery, which includes some more Storm2 pictures along with comparisons to other current BlackBerry smartphone...

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BlackBerry App Roundup for October 16th, 2009!

BlackBerry App Roundup for October 16th, 2009!

Holy schmokers folks, what a great week. The Storm2 has hit the interwebs in full force, and Kevin put up a stellar review. There's also been quite a lot of Bold 9700 news, among all the other goodness on this week. As per usual, lots going on within the BlackBerry App scene, so lets get right down to it. Covered in the App Roundup this week are the following titles: In Case You Missed It:...

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BlackBerry Storm 2 Unboxing

I know, I know... smartphone unboxing videos are a little pointless/lame, but seriously, how could I first lay eyes on a new BlackBerry and not capture that first 90 seconds of pure joy on HD?! So for all the BlackBerry Storm2 chasers out there, here's a look at my Verizon BlackBerry Storm2 9550 getting unboxed when I first received it on October 15th! Keep in mind this is not the way it will...

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