Druglord Wars Now Available For BlackBerry Smartphones Running OS 4.5

Druglord Wars Now Available For BlackBerry Smartphones Running OS 4.5

A little while back we covered the fact Epic applications had totally revamped and renamed their top selling game "Berry wars" to Druglord Wars. At that time they had made the promise that it would indeed, be released for older devices running 4.5 OS and finally Epic applications has made good on their word. In addition to bringing Druglord Wars to 4.5 OS devices, they have also set up a...

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Best of Smartphone Experts, 29 Nov 2009

Welcome to the Best of Smartphone Experts, catch-up edition. We've recovered from our tryptophan stupor (yeah, we know it's a myth) and are back with our favorite stories from the network. Be sure you pay attention tomorrow morning - it's Cyber Monday and there's a 10% off coupon in the offing. Stay Tuned. :) Motorola Droid Accessories The Google Phone is...

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Colorware All Set To Make Your BlackBerry Bold 9700 Sexier!

Colorware All Set To Make Your BlackBerry Bold 9700 Sexier!

It was only a matter of time for those who might have been waiting for this. Colorware now has available on their site, the option to fully customize your BlackBerry Bold 9700 to any specs you do so wish. The BlackBerry Bold 9700 has lots of pieces that can be colored, right down to the BlackBerry logo on the back itself. The above pic is my creation which I'll certainly be ordering. Prices...

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CrackBerry Reminder: What You May Have Missed This Week

CrackBerry Reminder: What You May Have Missed This Week

I always get thrown off and lose track of the days during a holiday week, but we tried to keep on track the best we could. We had some good contests and a bunch of news to keep us busy. The holiday season is officially upon us, and you can be sure we'll have loads in store in the upcoming weeks. There's still time to get in on our contests if you missed any, so hit up the orignal posts and...

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Textender- Get It Now For Only $0.99

Textender- Get It Now For Only $0.99

Using a CDMA carrier and annoyed with the text messaging limit? Textender can help with that. A while ago we covered Textender on the blogs with the release announcement and a contest. Since then, Textender has been a big hit among users and the developers from BerryCodes have reduced the price for over the weekend. From now up until November 30th you can pick up a copy of Textender for just $...

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How Many Times/Hours Per Day Do You Use Your BlackBerry? Video: Three BlackBerry Users Compare Their Stats!

[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ] At the end of our Special Edition BlackBerry in Europe Podcast, the four of us in the room pulled out our BlackBerry Bold 9700s to compare our BlackBerry usage stats. Unfortunately, Rory 0'Neill (RIM's Senior Director Business Marketing, EMEA) didn't have the I Love BlackBerry app installed on his Bold 9700 at the time, but both Mike Kirkup (RIM's...

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Special Edition Podcast: BlackBerry in Europe. Interview with Rory O'Neill and Mike Kirkup of Research in Motion!

The 2009 BlackBerry EMEA Alliance Summit is now over and the event once again was a great success. Speaking to many of the alliance members in attendance it was made clear to me that RIM has been listening and is doing their part to ensure those in the business of BlackBerry in the EMEA region are equipped with the tools and knowledge to be successful, and that events like the EMEA Summit help...

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Video Walk Through Of The BlackBerry Pearl 9100 (Stratus)

[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ] We all got to see the live images earlier of the BlackBerry Pearl 9100 (Stratus), now we get a video walk through courtesy of Salomondrin. The BlackBerry Pearl 9100 is shaping up to be a great device for those who have been waiting for a Pearl form factor revision. There is a lot of talk going on in the CrackBerry forums surrounding the device but...

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Scotiabank Partners With M-Com To Bring Mobile Banking To BlackBerry

Scotiabank Partners With M-Com To Bring Mobile Banking To BlackBerry

If you have an account with Scotiabank your day to day banking needs will soon be able to be fully taken care of all from the comfort of your BlackBerry Smartphone. Scotiabank announced a few days ago that they have teamed up with M-Com to bring a robust on device banking client to it's account holders.  With over 22 million cell phone subscribers in Canada, wireless phones are among the...

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EMEA BlackBerry Innovation Awards 2009 Winners Announced in Rome, Italy

EMEA BlackBerry Innovation Awards 2009 Winners Announced in Rome, Italy

In case you missed our live blog, here's the official press release following up on the BlackBerry EMEA Alliance Summit 2009 Innovation Awards. Over 150 apps/services competed over seven enterprise and consumer categories to fight for the top spot. The judges were independent of RIM (I was actually on the judging panel for both the Connect on BlackBerry and Entertainment on BlackBerry...

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New App DonTouch Keeps Others From Touching Your Phone

[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ] Our friend Fabian is at is again. This time he has released a very cool "car alarm for your BlackBerry" app called DonTouch. The app is simple - set it to activate and walk away from your phone. The device will detect any movement and sound a very obnoxious alarm. This is great for when you have to leave your device unattended on your desk at work,...

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BB Themes Unlimited 50% Off Theme Sale

BB Themes Unlimited 50% Off Theme Sale

I'm a little late with this one, sorry about that folks, but with the flurry of sales going on around here its hard to keep track. Jennifer let me know about the 50% sale BB Themes Unlimited is having from now until the 28th. The selection from BB Themes Unlimited is great and you should be able to find a theme to suit your needs easily. Pick out a theme, toss it in the cart and when asked...

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Rogers Reduces BlackBerry Bold 9700 Pricing, Best Buy Says Our Bell Version Is Still Cheaper!

Yesterday, Rogers took the big leap in lowering the price of their BlackBerry Bold 9700 down to a somewhat reasonable $249.99 on a new 3 yr contract. Today however, Rogers should be heading back to the drawing board because Best Buy is pushing the Bell BlackBerry Bold 9700 out the door at a more then reasonable $229.99 and will toss in a $50 Best Buy gift certificate to boot. Not to mention,...

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Elecite Launches "Blank Canvas" Project And Wants To Hear From You

Elecite Launches "Blank Canvas" Project And Wants To Hear From You

Elecite has been in the theme making business for a while now. Constantly wanting to push themes to the limit, Elecite has launched a new project called Blank Canvas. Blank Canvas was set up in order to find out what exactly it is you all as consumers want in a theme. Got an idea for a theme that no one has done yet? Wanna see some features in a theme that would make it just perfect for you...

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Quicklaunch By Nikkisoft 50% Off For Today Only!

Quicklaunch By Nikkisoft 50% Off For Today Only!

In addition to all the other great deals going on, Nikkisoft has hit me up letting me know their popular Quicklaunch application for BlackBerry is now on sale for half price. QuickLaunch allows you to setup shortcuts for practically every function of your BlackBerry, not to mention keep you updated with the weather, take screenshots and much more. Click here for more information about...

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MLH Software 50% Off Through Saturday

  The guys at MLH Software let me know that they're running a 50% off sale on all their apps through Saturday. You'll be able to pick up Blurts Pro, Missed Call Alert, Space Ace or Swine Flu - The Game for half price. All of these apps ring in at under $3 during the sale, so they are definietely worth checking out. Some good stuff in the mix here, so head to the links below to check them out...

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Deal of the Day: Save 50% on BerryWeather!

Deal of the Day: Save 50% on BerryWeather!

    BerryWeather is perhaps the best weather application for BlackBerry. It has an insane amount of features, and its totally customizable. It features a homescreen icon with temperature and conditions, weather alerts, multiple locations, forecasts, radar and more. The $9.95 tag may be a bit high for some users, but you can grab it today as the Deal of the Day for only $4.97. This is a...

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Track Your Trails with BerrySki for BlackBerry

[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ] BerrySki is an application for all you BlackBerry owners who love to ski or snowboard. It is a fully functional GPS app supporting maps from the United States and Canada (Europe coming soon). BerrySki if packed full of features including the following: Offline Usage: Downloading maps directly to your BlackBerry means you do not need an active...

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[Pre]defined Theme for 83xx/88xx Devices - 50 Free Copies

Are you a big fan of the Palm WebOS look and feel, but not quite ready to put down your BlackBerry to convert just yet? Over at BerryWorx they have made it possible for you to have the best of both worlds on your device. [Pre]defined offers users a crisp set of Palm Pre icons, along with a very nice overall rounded feel to the theme, much like the Palm Pre device offers. The navigation of the...

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BlackBerry App Roundup for November 27th, 2009!

BlackBerry App Roundup for November 27th, 2009!

Howdy folks. Hope you're having a great November, and for my American friends I sincerely hope you're having a relaxing Thanksgiving weekend with those most important to you. The end of the month is drawing near, and still we have no snow up here in good 'ol Winterpeg (Winnipeg). If we make it until December I'm going to break out the golf clubs for something so rare in these parts it only...

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