Tip Calculator for the BlackBerry Storm - 20 Free Copies!

Tip Calculator for the BlackBerry Storm - 20 Free Copies!

CONTEST: Login to CrackBerry.com and leave a comment to this blog post for your chance to win a free copy. 20 Copies to be Won! Cleric Software Solutions, developers of funtastic BB apps such as Fart Storm, Bubble Bust, Marble Solitaire Puzzle and Rock Paper Scissors Lizard Spock, have released a new app for the BlackBerry Storm called Tip Calculator. As you might imagine...it's a tip...

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Flipside Media Player - Now On Sale!

Flipside Media Player - Now On Sale!

I've been a big fan of Flipside media player for a while now and was even part of the beta testing for it when it launched many, many moons ago. The application has improved much since then and with the BlackBerry internal media player not offering some of the functionality that Flipside can give me I often times find myself using it, more so than the native application.  With last....

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Docked Theme from Corey Visto

Docked Theme from Corey Visto

  After some time off, Corey Visto is back with a great new theme called Docked.  Available for most devices, Docked sports some very clean icons and a great look. This is a nice break from all the novelty themes that have been rolling out like crazy, and would be great for a business enviroment as well as the everyday user. Docked is available in bottom zen and today pop-up styles for $7...

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Search Jobs with Viigo via Beyond.com

I'm pretty sure our friends at Viigo are determined to make it the only third party app you need to install on your BlackBerry smartphone. Following up on the Motorsports coverage they rolled out just this past weekend, they have have now added job search capabilities. The job search service is powered by Beyond.com. You can watch the video above for a detailed walk through. And if you do...

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BES 5.0 Getting Closer and Closer to Launch

BES 5.0 Getting Closer and Closer to Launch

As we mentioned yesterday, WES 2009 kicks off early next month and one of the big things we know will take life there is the long-awaited release of BES 5.0. In case any of you enterprise folk were thinking it could get delayed further, be at ease. Yesterday some of the BES 5.0 marketing materials leaked out (click the image above to see them all in detail - it's kind of funny how many of...

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IntelliBerry - Making Smart Phones Smarter?

IntelliBerry - Making Smart Phones Smarter?

I have my Bold pretty well set up. My icons are aligned accordingly and my most used applications assigned to the convenience keys. If I want to find a contact, file or application, I have a few options available to access them, as RIM has included the ability to search for such information. Everybody is looking for another shortcut; the quest for faster access and increased efficiency....

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Sez Miss London: "Show Me the BlackBerry"

The tune above was posted to youtube just yesterday. According to the description: The UK's No1 female comedian pokes fun at the new Blackberry craze with this funky house summer anthem. Look out for the heavy Show Me The Blackberry dance/skank, it will be all over the clubs!!!   Take a listen. So whaddya think? Coming to a club near you? Or would you rather be dancing to Tunde's...

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Leaked: OS 4.7.0.131 for the BlackBerry Storm 9500

Leaked: OS 4.7.0.131 for the BlackBerry Storm 9500

Ohhhh boy. Look what just popped up in the CrackBerry Forums.  Sorry Verizon Storm owners, this one is not for you (I'm ticked too!), but version 4.7.0.131 is now unofficially available for the BlackBerry Storm 9500. *OS Disclaimer - Please Read: Keep in mind this is NOT an official release and as such is not supported by RIM or your Carrier. If you choose to install, do so at your own...

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AppleBerry Theme Suite for the BlackBerry Curve 8900

AppleBerry Theme Suite for the BlackBerry Curve 8900

Back on February 12th CrackBerry member hastings started a thread in the forums for his newly created (thanks to a Plazmic 4.7 leak!) theme for the BlackBerry Storm called AppleBerry. Since then, this thread has received over 10,000 posts and nearly 500,000 views - that's got to be some sort of record for a BlackBerry theme. With AppleBerry for the Storm now at over 30,000 downloads,...

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WES 2009 Almost Here... Come on Down!

WES 2009 Almost Here... Come on Down!

RIM fired off a press release today to remind everyone that the biggest BlackBerry show of the year is just a couple weeks away, set to kick off on May 5th. You can read the press below after the break and jump over to attendwes.com to learn more about the event and register. I don't think we'll see any big device unveilings this year at WES as we did last year with the Bold and the...

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Reminder: m.crackberry.com from your BlackBerry

Reminder: m.crackberry.com from your BlackBerry

Even with recent upgrades to the native BlackBerry browser, and more to come with OS 5.0 on its way (or here if you like unofficial releases and follow the blogs!), I'd still suggest visiting the mobile-optimized version of CrackBerry.com when visiting the site (especially if you want to use the forums) from your handheld. When on your BlackBerry, simply head to http://m.crackberry.com. The...

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Blu-Ray DVD Extras Coming Soon To BlackBerry

Blu-Ray DVD Extras Coming Soon To BlackBerry

This has been floating around since shortly after Blu-Ray and and the now defunct HD-DVD launched, but now it seems it's no longer vapourware as there is a scheduled date for launch at this point in time. Two companies in collaboration, BluFocus and NetBlender will launch for free at the iTunes store beginning this weekend, works on Apple’s iPhone and iPod Touch, the Palm Pre, Google Android...

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Review - RDM+ Brings Your PC To Your BlackBerry

Review - RDM+ Brings Your PC To Your BlackBerry

I have been using RDM+ for a while now and as a whole, I'm pleased with this application. It does exactly what it claims to be able to do and even more. The UI is really nice when it comes to ease of use and over time I have found more and more uses for RDM+ on a daily basis. Be sure to read on for a more in-depth look. First up, we'll have a little peek into the user interface and...

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Three Days Only... All Elecite Themes 50% Off!!

Three Days Only... All Elecite Themes 50% Off!!

The folks over at Elecite have been pumping out a lot of nice BlackBerry themes as of late, with titles such as Droid, iBerry 3G and the Windows 7-inspired Inspirat being big hits with CrackBerry Nation. They have also have been reviving some of their all time best sellers, including Grunge, Ascarii2, Scion and Distinct by making them compatible with the latest generation of BlackBerry...

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Best of SPE, 19 April 2009

Best of SPE, 19 April 2009

Each week we bring you the best of what's happening in the smartphone world in our "Best of SPE roundup." Come take a look at what's news! Android Central We're a little jealous of our friends across the pond, as they can pre-order the HTC Magic at the low low price of Zero. The pain is lessened, however, with the (admittedly somewhat difficult) possibility of hacking 1.5 Cupcake onto the...

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BlackBerry Niagara Spotted On Its Own Street

BlackBerry Niagara Spotted On Its Own Street

The BlackBerry 9630 hasn't even hit the market yet, but streets are already being named after the device that grew up with the codename Niagara. I mean really, why else would there be a street named Niagara if not in honor of RIM's much-anticipated, next-generation, full physical qwerty CDMA BlackBerry? It is a marvel of the world after all. :-)

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Bold 4.6.0.266 Leaked Online!!

Bold 4.6.0.266 Leaked Online!!

Well, some of us may still be running the leaked version of 5.0 that previously showed up online but for those of you out there that are still riding the 4.6 wave and and loving it 4.6.0.266 was recently found online, standard warnings apply as stated below. *OS Disclaimer - Please Read: Keep in mind this is NOT an official release and as such is not supported by RIM or your Carrier. If...

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Follow F1, NASCAR and Indycar with Viigo Motorsports

I know a lot of CrackBerry readers out there are NASCARS junkies and if you're a long time reader of the site or follow me on twitter you'll know I'm also a huge Formula 1 fan. That said, if you're into Motorsports, you'll want to check out the video above to learn how Viigo can help you stay on top of the F1, NASCAR and Indycar happenings this season. And if you don't have Viigo yet or...

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Fun App: Fateful Fortune Cookie (20 Free Copies!)

Fun App: Fateful Fortune Cookie (20 Free Copies!)

Contest: 20 Free Copies to be Won! Just login to CrackBerry.com and leave a comment to this blog post. Entry Ends Sunday Midnight PST. Good Luck! Looking for fortune cookie wisdom but can't afford the calories? If so, then Bunnydog Productions has the BlackBerry app for you! Fateful Fortune Cookie puts the power of this traditionally tasty after dinner treat at your finger tips, but you...

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Click's Picks! BlackBerry Media Roundup 030

Click's Picks! BlackBerry Media Roundup 030

Hey Everyone! We're back again with another exciting Click's Picks. Be sure to click through on the image above to see my favorite BlackBerry wallpapers, ringtones and video picks for the week AND I even have a little Surprise for everyone at the end!!  BLACKBERRY WALLPAPERS Now for my top wallpapers, I have gone through our database and picked 5 Wallpapers for each of the 6 big devices...

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