Bplay $0.99 Game Sale Now Through Friday

Bplay $0.99 Game Sale Now Through Friday

Bplay running a two day game special now through Friday. Over 20 Magmic games are all on sale for only $0.99. Most are available for all devices. The games are regularly priced from $1.99 to $9.99, but now is your chance to get a hold of some awesome games at the lowest prices yet. You can choose from greats like Brain Up, Phase 10, Texas Hold'em King 3, Cribbage, Daytona USA and more. Head...

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BlackBerry Tour 9630 Themes Now Officially Available

BlackBerry Tour 9630 Themes Now Officially Available

With the release of the updated Plazmic CDK, theme developers were issued a "patch" and are now able to export themes for the Tour 9630 and Curve 8520. The updates are flowing out, and both the CrackBerry App Store and Bplay are loaded up with goodies. You can get many favorites as well as some new offerings for the Tour 9630. I'm sure soon we will start to see many new and unique themes for...

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Poll: Would you Buy a Bluetooth BlackBerry Watch?

Poll: Would you Buy a Bluetooth BlackBerry Watch?

Would you buy/use a Bluetooth BlackBerry Watch?(polls)  * This is a Photoshop * It's actually a Fossil/Sony Ericsson MBW-100 Sometimes BlackBerry stories have a habit of reviving themselves. Word of a bluetooth-enabled BlackBerry watch being in development has been buzzing around the interwebs the past couple of days, though the root of the story actually goes back to RIM's...

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Contest: Two 6-Month Subscriptions to Telenav GPS Navigator to be Won!

Contest: Two 6-Month Subscriptions to Telenav GPS Navigator to be Won!

If you've looked into GPS on your BlackBerry device, you know there are limited options. Many users travel, and the convenience of having GPS on your device can be extremely helpful. There are multiple offerings, some free and some subscription based, but by far the best I have found has to be Telenav. Its simple to use, and it has all the full features you could expect from a stand-alone...

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Vringo - Video RingTones For Your BlackBerry Bold Now Available in Beta Form!

Vringo is a service which allows you to create video ringtones for your Blackberry. Vringo is seeking out beta users to help further the advancement of the application to other devices and collect feedback - this is one of the best reasons to have a public beta. Currently, only the BlackBerry Bold is supported but with your help Vringo is hoping to gather enough feedback to move development...

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Elecite Releases Premium Theme Analog

Elecite Releases Premium Theme Analog

Elecite launched their latest theme for the BlackBerry Storm, 8900 and Bold devices yesterday. Called Analog, it features a sliding icon dock set to a 45 degree angle which can hold 8 customizable icons. Two things that really stand out of about this theme is the custom battery and signal level areas - they are large and really made to be part of the theme as opposed to something that is a...

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UberTwitter Kills Off Advertisments For Now - Were They Really That Bad?

The new UberTwitter beta went out yesterday and as I sat back watching my Twitter account I could clearly see many, many people were not happy with the integrated advertisements UberTwitter now has. It became much more of a topic when Mashable posted an article about the new ads where you can clearly see some users were not happy at all. Personally, the ads did not bother me and I typically...

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Introducing the BlackBerry OS Super Page!

Introducing the BlackBerry OS Super Page!

A couple weeks back we did a bit of a shuffle in our BlackBerry forums to try and better organize all the crazy crackiness that goes on (not an easy task). The biggest changes came to our BlackBerry Operating System and Desktop Management Software Discussion forums, where we added some new dedicated forums, including ones for BlackBerry Native Apps and BlackBerry Desktop Manager and we added...

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Try SmrtGuard and you could Win a BlackBerry Curve 8520

Try SmrtGuard and you could Win a BlackBerry Curve 8520

It's no secret we're big fans of SmrtGuard here at CrackBerry, so when we got word of the contest they're holding to give away a new BlackBerry Curve 8520 we just had to pass it on to the community. You can jump over to their contest page for the full details, but essentially all you need to do to get in for your chance to win is either try or buy SmrtGuard before August 18th and you'll...

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Plazmic 4.7 Updated With Tour 9630 And 8520 Support!

Plazmic 4.7 Updated With Tour 9630 And 8520 Support!

Need I really say more folks? But, just in case, Plazmic has released a new update to their content developers kit which now includes support for the 9630 Tour and Curve 8520. It requires you to download the patch and the CDK in order for it to function. Now, go get your theme on all you theme devs with an official CDK release. Big ups to CrackBerry forums moderator Amazinglygraceless and...

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Must Have Accessories for the BlackBerry Tour Owner

Must Have Accessories for the BlackBerry Tour Owner

Contest: Leave a comment to this blog post listing your five favorite BlackBerry accessories and we'll pick one lucky winner to receive a $100 coupon for free accessories from ShopCrackBerry.com! So you've had your new BlackBerry Tour for a while now (or maybe only a few days!) and hopefully have already stumbled upon our First Five Must-Have Apps for the BlackBerry Tour article. Now that...

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BlackBerry Developers Conference Registration Now Open!

BlackBerry Developers Conference Registration Now Open!

Time to get ready folks, the BlackBerry Developers Conference registration has finally opened up and now is the time for developers to shine! Nov 9-12 in San Fransciso will be a great time to see what's up and coming from RIM developers and a great chance to see what RIM has been working so hard on over the past few months with releasing new API's for everyone to make use of. I have to say I...

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Contest: 100 Free Copies of TipCalc

Sure there are loads of tip calculators out there, but none have the functionality or smooth look of TipCalc. From Toysoft, TipCalc is the coolest tip calculator around. You can calculate 0% to 100% tip, up to 9999 split bills, see exactly what the tip and total is for each person, save tip to history database, send history database as email and more. TipCalc even supports both portrait and...

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Ubertwitter Beta 4 Now Available for Download

Ubertwitter Beta 4 Now Available for Download

Everyone's favorite Twitter client Ubertwitter has been updated to Beta 4 today. The updates keep getting better and better and are helping to keep Ubertwitter in the front of the pack. The new updates include multiple account support, ability to block users, faster photo uploads and more. Ubertwitter notes there are still some features that didn't make it into this release, but you can be...

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Verizon Officially Releases OS 4.5.0.138 for Pearl 8130 and Curve 8330

Verizon Officially Releases OS 4.5.0.138 for Pearl 8130 and Curve 8330

We don't want you to think that we forget about the old devices when new ones like the Storm or Tour pop up. We try and keep spreading the love as much as we can. With that, Verizon has officially released BlackBerry Operatng system version 4.5.0.138 for both the Pearl 8130 and Curve 8330. This isn't the newest OS for these devices, but its the latest official release. If you have been holding...

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E2 Today- Awesome Free Theme For Your BlackBerry Bold!

E2 Today-  Awesome Free Theme For Your BlackBerry Bold!

While looking through the BlackBerry Bold themes forum, I came across this free Bold theme from EThemes that really caught my eye due to its simplicity and sweet icons. It's a 15 icon vertical scroller that has hidden today and calendar integration, which in my opinion really adds to the theme. Awesome work as usual from EThemes. While this one is on the house, be sure to check out all the...

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Skyfire Web Browser for BlackBerry Smartphones Resumes Alpha Testing – Latest Version 3.5

SkyFire has resumed its testing of their Alpha version on BlackBerry devices after being forced to place things on hold due to some leakage of previous versions. At this time, SkyFire has sent out to its testers Alpha 3.5 Build 1.0.0.12799. Some stuff was added such as downloading files to your device from within SkyFire and some stuff was removed, such as streaming media for now until SkyFire...

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BlackBerry to Have Native Web Browser as Good as iPhone's Safari by Next Summer? And other BB Browser Tid Bits...

I just finished watching a pretty comprehensive video evaluation put together by equity analyst Chris Umiastowski that was published earlier today. If you have 17 minutes to kill, you can jump on over and watch the video in full for yourself. The premise of this briefing was to demonstrate how BlackBerry is doing compared to Apple in the consumer smartphone space in terms of core features,...

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Calling all BES Admins... Win a Free License of BoxTone Essentials 500 - Enter Here! >> BoxTone has been hard at working creating some great user tools for all you BES Admins out there and have just unveiled, their latest product, BoxTone Essentials. BoxTone Essentials is everything you need for a full on monitoring system for your BES environment, targeted towards smaller...

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Contest: 10 VQ CarFinder Bundles to Give Away!

Contest: Leave a comment to this post for your chance to win one of ten VQ CarFinder Bundles! A few weeks back we checked out VQ CarFinder, a great application that helps you remember where you left your car. I got my hands on the Bluetooth Car Charger to use with this app and I've had a great time playing around with it. The app automatically remembers where you left your car based on the...

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