inPulse Smartwatch for BlackBerry Smartphones Gets Official; Now Available for Pre-Order!

A week ago we dropped photos and some preliminary specs here on the "BlackBerry Watch" that has been speculated about in the blogosphere since May. And today, the inPulse smartwatch for BlackBerry gets official. As we reported previously, the inPulse smartwatch is not a BlackBerry Smartphone on your wrist, nor is it manufactured by Research in Motion (nor is RIM developing an accessory like...

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Verizon Officially Announces the BlackBerry Storm2!

Verizon Officially Announces the BlackBerry Storm2!

Here it is Storm2 chasers... the press release we have all been waiting for! And it looks like you won't have to wait long now to pick up a BlackBerry Storm2, with availability scheduled for October 28th - this Wednesday. As previously posted, Verizon Blackberry Storm2 pricing comes in at $179 on a 2yr contract after a mail-in rebate, but there's no mention of a BOGO promotion or upgrade...

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Verizon Officially Releases OS 5.0.0.328 For The BlackBerry Storm 9530!

Finally, the waiting and anticipation is over. Verizon has started pushing OS 5.0.0.328 to BlackBerry Desktop Manager for all Storm owners to install 24 minutes after we leaked it. If you haven't gotten the alert already it's time to fire up BlackBerry Desktop Manager Software (you too Mac users!) and see if it's there waiting for you. It's now up at http://vzw.smithmicro.com/blackberry/ as...

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Tired of Waiting for Verizon to Make 5.0 Official? We Got It. Leaked: OS 5.0.0.328 (and .327) for the BlackBerry Storm 9530!

* Update 3: LOL.. that was fun for 24 minutes. LOOKS LIKE THE OFFICIAL IS UP! Check your Desktop Manager Software! * * Update 2: Looks like megaupload is letting the file download again... keep tabs on the comments in case the link doesn't work for you anymore * * Update: wow... looks like megaupload has some sort of attack system in place.  The .238 file got 243 downloads in about 30...

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Best of Smartphone Experts, 25 Oct 2009

High Quality Droid Pictures, Leaked Specs Verizon's Droid Is A Series of Phones, Droid Eris Coming Soon Barnes & Noble Announces Android-Powered 'Nook' E-Book Reader BlackBerry Bold 9700 Officially Announced BlackBerry Bold 9700 Features and Specs Verizon BlackBerry Curve 8530 Review...

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iluvmybb finalist - Romantic Evening Gone Wrong

Entry #70 - Romantic Evening Gone Wrong | View All Contest Video Submissions >> [ youtube video link for mobile viewing ] * keep in mind we're not announcing the ten finalists in any particular order - 4 more to come! * If you watch all of the video submissions in our I Love My BlackBerry video contest, you'll find a handful of entries that went with a fairly literal take on...

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New Little Chirp BlackBerry Twitter Client Now Available

New Little Chirp BlackBerry Twitter Client Now Available

A new BlackBerry Twitter client is now available. Little Chirp is a very basic Twitter client which only weighs in at 15KB in size so it utilizes very little memory space on your device. Twitter users who are looking for a full-featured client will want to stay a way from Little Chirp though as its only function is to just send tweets to Twitter and that's it. Quick tweets from your device...

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Hedone Design Releases Desire Premium Theme In All Its Artistic Elegance

Hedone Design is still partying hard as they celebrate their 1st birthday all the while cranking out new themes for us all as well. The latest piece of work to come from Hedone is Desire. Hedone was going for a good design on Desire all while keeping the theme highly functional. Desire is a perfect blance and I'd say Hedone met the goal he started out with on this one. Desire has a...

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Contest Reminder: Traffic.com, WunderRadio, AddOnis/ProfilerPro, HS-500 Headset, Bold 9700 Accessories

On the heels of our iluvBB contest (check out the videos here) we filled up the week with a variety of contests. We have some great apps, accessories and even a Garmin Nuvi from WHERE and Traffic.com. If you haven't yet, leave a comment on the original contest posts found below. You still have a few hours left - so don't miss out! BlackBerry Bold 9700 Accessories >> Traffic.com...

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iluvmybb finalist - Greased Touch Screen!

Entry #8 - Greased Touch Screen Song | View All Contest Video Submissions >> [ youtube video link for mobile viewing ] * keep in mind we're not announcing the ten finalists in any particular order - 5 more to come! * Warning: If you watch this video you may find yourself randomly bursting into Greased Touch Screen lyrics and funky dance moves for days and days to follow. Don't...

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Official List of BlackBerry Devices to Get OS 5.0 Update

Official List of BlackBerry Devices to Get OS 5.0 Update

Been wondering if the BlackBerry Smartphone you already own will be getting the OS 5.0 update everybody keeps talking about? We knew there would be a cut-off somewhere down the road of older device models and it turns out we were pretty spot on with our hunches. but now we officially know which devices are getting the update thanks to a new knowledge base article on BlackBerry's website. Keep...

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iluvmybb finalist - Getting Away With CrackBerry Love

Entry #20 - Getting Away With CrackBerry Love | View All Contest Video Submissions >> [ youtube video link for mobile viewing ] * keep in mind we're not announcing the ten finalists in any particular order - 6 more to come! * While the third finalist we announced in our I Love My BlackBerry video contest was a 9m13s long BlackBerry tale, our fourth finalist's video is short, but...

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Later Dude Pro- Now On Sale For Only $1.11

Later Dude Pro- Now On Sale For Only $1.11

We've reviewed Later Dude Pro, we've given away copies of Later Dude Pro. This time we're letting you know that Later Dude Pro is now on sale for only $1.11 until Monday, October 26th. Later Dude Pro is a perfect productivity application and is something RIM should really consider intergrating right into the OS, it would make a awesome addition to the core functionality. Be sure to check out...

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iluvmybb finalist - The Scent of a BlackBerry

Entry #17 - The Scent of a BlackBerry | View All Contest Video Submissions >> [ youtube video link for mobile viewing ] * keep in mind we're not announcing the ten finalists in any particular order - 7 more to come! * Friday night is movie night for many, so it's fitting that we announce our third finalist in the I Love My BlackBerry video contest just in time for the weekend....

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Verizon BlackBerry Curve2 8530 Review

Verizon BlackBerry Curve2 8530 Review

Hands on Initial Review of the Verizon BlackBerry Curve2 8530! While on a recent trip I had a chance to spend some solid hands-on time with the Verizon BlackBerry Curve2 8530. I must admit to being a little surprised when I first received the Verizon BlackBerry Curve2. Firstly the name. The box actually labeled the device as the "Curve 2" and not the Curve 8530 (and that seemed to be the...

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Celebrity BlackBerry Sighting - Tara Reid Shows Off Her New BlackBerry Bold 9700

While most of us are still waiting to get our hands on a BlackBerry Bold 9700. In Cologne, Germany Tara Reid was among the celebs who have been able to get devices early. While looking around the internet the buzz seems to be questioning as to why Tara Reid of all people was chosen to take part in the BlackBerry Bold 9700 launch. But really, come on folks Tara Reid is a little cuter then Will....

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CrackBerry Mobile App Store Client A to Z

[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ] With the last A to Z we checked out BlackBerry App World, and in the comments to that post it was requested that I also do an A to Z of the CB app store client. So now, by popular demand, it's time to see how the CrackBerry App Store gets the job done. This one is a bit longer (since there was more to pack in) but covers all the aspects of CrackBerry...

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Verizon BlackBerry Storm 9530 Owners to Get Official OS 5.0.0.328 Update on October 25th... err.. 26th?!

*Update: And OS 5.0.0.323 it will be. Users can expect to start getting deskotp manager and PIN alerts on the 25th, with a fall back day set for Monday, the 26th. New Storms sold on the 26th or later will ship with the upate installed. * * Update: LOL... See..this is why I say "dates on things like this can change."  Apparently it already has. An updated photo now shows the date is the 26th...

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Unofficial Verizon BlackBerry Storm2 Pricing

Unofficial Verizon BlackBerry Storm2 Pricing

And again the BlackBerry Storm2 tipsters strike. This time, Engadget got sent in the image above that shows pricing information on the Verizon BlackBerry Storm2 and once again further confirms the October 28th launch date. Unofficial Verizon BlackBerry Storm2 Pricing: 2 year: $279.99* 1 year: $349.99* Full Retail: $539.99 * = Price before $100 Mail-in Rebate So after the mail-in rebate...

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Vodafone / Verizon BlackBerry Storm2 Inventory Updates

Vodafone / Verizon BlackBerry Storm2 Inventory Updates

The above image was sent in by a few people this morning which further confirms the October 28th launch date of the BlackBerry Storm2. This **should** mean that between now and the 29th Verizon will actually announce the device, and from there it should be available to all channels (retail stores, online, phone upgrades) to actually be purchased on the 28th. According to this similar image...

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