Thought Piece: What to Call Future Palm Pre Owners....

Thought Piece: What to Call Future Palm Pre Owners....

Having attended CES earlier this year and both witnessing the unveiling of the Palm Pre and getting to go hands-on with it, I know when it officially gets released (assuming Palm lasts that long of course) that it will be a device worthy of the CrackBerry title Public Smartphone Frenemy #2. It's a big compliment to Palm that a crazy CrackBerry Addict like myself and an Apple fanboy for life...

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BlackBerry Sponsoring the U2 360 Tour

BlackBerry Sponsoring the U2 360 Tour

Any U2 fans here in CrackBerry Nation? If so, this announcement may give ya cause for excitement... it was announced at U2.com today that BlackBerry will be sponsoring U2's upcoming 360 Tour. Produced by Live Nation Global Touring, U2 will kick things off in Barcelona on June 30th and visit 14 cities across Europe before jumping over to North America in September. On the topic of the...

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Free Titanium Series Themes For Your BlackBerry Storm!!

Free Titanium Series Themes For Your BlackBerry Storm!!

This is amazing! With over 7,000 thread views and only one screenshot ever posted before last night and the promise of it coming soon CrackBerry Forums member Zodiaq has finally set loose his Titanium series of themes coming in 6 different colors. This being Zodiaq's first theme, I have to say it has blown me away with the amount of detail and work put into all of them and it really shows...

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Buy and Read Books on your BlackBerry via Shortcovers

Buy and Read Books on your BlackBerry via Shortcovers

Last week I discovered the newly-launched Shortcovers (which I told Rene over @ TheiPhoneBlog about and he posted) and finally over the weekend I created an account and put it to use. Launched by Canadian book seller Chapters/Indigo, Shortcovers is a North American (USA and Canada) service that allows you to browse and purchase the electronic versions of books for reading both online (@...

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BBFileScout - BlackBerry File Explorer And More!

BBFileScout - BlackBerry File Explorer And More!

For the past little while I have been testing out applications which allow you to manage your device and SD Card a little bit better in an effort to try and keep things a little more organized for myself. I have also been testing out alot of applications that allow me to create zip files on my device to allow for easier emailing of files that are often times larger then what BIS services allow...

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Click's Picks! BlackBerry Media Roundup 025

Click's Picks! BlackBerry Media Roundup 025

I'm BACK!!! I want to thank Bla1ze for stepping in while I was out. Like I said I'm back to bring you some Media to your berry to make you love it just a little more! Now I know there are new CrackBerry addicts out there so I'll give a quick run of what I do. Every week I bring you Wallpapers, Ringtones, and Movies for your beloved BlackBerry. Now with that out of the way, here is to my first...

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Dark Cerulean Theme Now Available For Bold!

Dark Cerulean Theme Now Available For Bold!

The good folks at ThemeBerry got at me the other day to let me know about their newest release. This theme is one that I had way back when I had my 8300 Curve and I loved it then and I have found that love once again. I'm a fan of darker themes so Dark Cerulean fits that bill quite nicely. The best part about this theme being updated for the Bold is that it comes in way more than the...

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Around SPE for 8 March, 2009

Around SPE for 8 March, 2009

This week CrackBerry.com broke the first real photos of the BlackBerry "Niagara" 9630, WMExperts brought you hands on details of Internet Explorer Mobile 6, Android Central brought you a walkthough of buying apps in the Android App Market, and PreCentral.net wondered whether Palm would survive long enough to release the Pre. Plenty more happened this week in the smartphone world, naturally, so...

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Berry Labyrinth v.0.90 BETA For Your BlackBerry Storm!

Berry Labyrinth v.0.90 BETA For Your BlackBerry Storm!

Beta tests are always fun! This one especially, considering it's a beta test of an already awesome game, which can only get better from here on out. Berry Labyrinth is designed for the BlackBerry Storm and at this point consists of 10 playable levels of pure enjoyment. The object of the game is to get the ball through the maze while avoiding any obstacles that may be in the way until you...

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Today Plus Themes For Your Storm!!

In my hunt for a nice speedy Today Plus theme for my Storm I was checking out the CrackBerry App Store to see if there were any that would be fitting and to my liking. To my surprise, I found exactly what I was looking for. A nice, sharp looking, speedy business-like theme that was functional, yet different at that same time. Today Plus Hidden and Standard from JC Designs-GadgetBean are...

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Leaked: OS 4.6.1.174 for the BlackBerry Curve 8900

Leaked: OS 4.6.1.174 for the BlackBerry Curve 8900

I love weekends! Seems to the the time that the latest BlackBerry OS's always leak. Last night in the CrackBerry Forums member Vicious_Cid dropped a links to the latest for the BlackBerry Curve 8900, OS 4.6.1.174. Click the image above to download from one of several mirrors. Reminder: Keep in mind this is NOT an official release, so install at your own riskand only if you're comfortable...

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What's On Your BlackBerry's Device Memory?

What's On Your BlackBerry's Device Memory?

New BlackBerry owner? Be sure to check your device memory... you never know what you'll find! Zach sent in the picture to us above which he discovered on his brand new BlackBerry Storm. He was thinking "did I get a refurb?!" but judging by the other Storms and the red/green paper in attendance, we're thinking it's a photo that was taken during camera testing that never got wiped from the...

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Poynt Updated To 1.0.1.59 For BlackBerry 8xxx, Bold, Storm

Poynt Updated To 1.0.1.59  For BlackBerry 8xxx, Bold, Storm

Here is one of those cases where an already great application has just gotten even better. Poynt, which was recently updated to version 1.0.1.59 comes with a slew of new changes all of which just make the application that much better. Aside from the noticeable UI changes, which are amazing, there is a lot more going on under the hood which makes this update so good. Have a look after the...

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Facebook 1.5 for BlackBerry *Tries* to Make an Appearance

Facebook 1.5 for BlackBerry *Tries* to Make an Appearance

After seeing the Facebook 1.5 app get an early review last week and the MySpace app get officially updated to version 1.5, I know a lot of you are eagerly awaiting the release of the Facebook 1.5 app. We've got some positive and negative news on that front... On the postive side, it seems a little snafu happened yesterday that points to a release being potentially near at hand - it seems...

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Bold OS 4.6.0.247 Leaked Online!

Bold OS 4.6.0.247 Leaked Online!

Here we go again folks! After last weeks leaks of .244 and .245, and even after an official launch of .244 on A1, we have yet again another new OS for the being .247. Now having just gotten a Storm myself, I feel a little less interested in the Bold OS leaks at this point simply because I want my Storm to work better lol. However, If you are a Bold owner who likes to keep "up to date" be...

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LocationProfiler Changes Your Profile With Your Location

LocationProfiler Changes Your Profile With Your Location

  Kevin has had a dream for a while that his BlackBerry would switch profiles depending on his location, or that he could become Canada's Next Top Model... today, one of his dreams came true. ToySoft announced the beta of its new application LocationProfiler. This handy app automatically changes your BlackBerry's profile depending on your location. Supporting multiple profiles, the application...

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Decisions, Decisions... Make Them With Free Coin Toss App!

Decisions, Decisions... Make Them With Free Coin Toss App!

Just hitting the ShopCrackBerry App Store in time for the weekend, our friends at Nickel Buddy just released a fun FREE app called Coin Toss! Versions are avaiable for both trackball BlackBerry models and the Storm. Simply press a key or tap the screen to flip the animated coin and it'll land on heads or tails. The app always tracks the results, just in case you wanna make it a best out...

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Elecite Rocks Your Storm And 8900 Curves!

Elecite Rocks Your Storm And 8900 Curves!

The good folks over at Elecite have been mad busy as of late pumping out some nice new themes such as Droid and iBerry 3G and the new Windows 7-inspired Inspirat. Aside from making those slick interactive themes for the Storm, they have been digging back in their catalogue to make all their themes available for the 8900 Curve and the Storm. Now while not all have been updated as of yet,...

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TetherBerry - Tethering Your BlackBerry Simply!

The good folks over at TetherBerry have got the CrackBerry Forums all excited with almost 60 pages of questions, comments and users sharing information on the application. That being the case, it's about time we have a look at what exactly TetherBerry is and I think most of you out there will be pleasantly surprised with it if you give it a go. Has anyone out there tried to use their...

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Telus 8230 Coming Oh Soo Soon!

Telus 8230 Coming Oh Soo Soon!

Telus' advertising team has been hard at work as of late with a whole slew of new commercials, bus banners and billboards all going up depicting 2 versions of the 8230 soon to be available from Telus. With so much advertising being seen as of late, you would almost think the device had already been launched already, but alas it just seems to be counter advertising in hopes to offset any...

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