New Twitter Client TwiXtreme Now Available

New Twitter Client TwiXtreme Now Available

There is a new player in the Twitter client game, and it's making an entrance in grand fashion. TwiXtreme by Xtreme Labs gives BlackBerry users yet another option for their Twittering delight. I've played around with the app a bit, and I must say it is off to a great start. It has very cool animations, is ad-free and you can do all the usually Twitter actions like uploading pictures, retweets...

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Zeemote JS1 Mobile Gaming Controller Now Available

Zeemote JS1 Mobile Gaming Controller Now Available

Would you want a bluetooth gaming controller for your BlackBerry?(online surveys) A while back we talked about the Zeemote Gaming Controller coming to BlackBerry but had no definite release date. Well it looks like it is finally available for purchase at shopblackberry.com for $39.99. You can use the Zeemote to control many popular games on your device, and the purchase even includes a free...

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Podcast Episode 041: Worst CrackBerry Podcast Ever?!

Podcast Episode 041: Worst CrackBerry Podcast Ever?!

Well, I'm not really sure that this is the worst CrackBerry Podcast ever, but if not it has to be pretty close. I think we must have jinxed ourselves when we called Episode 040 the Best CrackBerry Podcast Ever. We're a little more disorganized than usual (hard to believe I know!) and there wasn't a whole lot new to talk about since our last podcast was recorded only six days earlier. Our umm...

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Pageonce Releases Cell Minute Tracker For BlackBerry

Pageonce Releases Cell Minute Tracker For BlackBerry

Pageonce has always been one of my favorite applications on my BlackBerry. This time around Pageonce has expanded on the ability to review your wireless account which was included in their personal assitant application previously. Pageonce Mobile Minute tracker is now available via Blackberry App World and for those amongst you who like to keep track of your wireless account with up to date...

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Thumbplay Music Store Launches On BlackBerry App World!

Thumbplay Music Store Launches On BlackBerry App World!

Thumbplay has been around for a while as a content provider for such things as ringtones, real tones and games and have now launched their music download service within BlackBerry App World. The application itsself is free to download to your device but costs associated from the use of the app come from downloading full length MP3 Quality, DRM Free music files to your device, all of which can...

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CrackBerry Debate/Poll: Do You Want SurePress on Your Touchscreen BlackBerry?

CrackBerry Debate/Poll: Do You Want SurePress on Your Touchscreen BlackBerry?

  What would you like to see RIM do with their touchscreen SurePress technology?(online surveys) This one is going to be interesting.... Ever since RIM introduced the notion of a touchscreen that "clicks" with the BlackBerry Storm it has been met with some degree of polarity. There are those who don't see the need for it, there are those who love the concept of getting real tactile...

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HoneyDew Is Your Synchronized Todo and Tasks List That Makes Paper Lists Obsolete!

Have you ever made a grocery list only to forget it at home? I know I have plenty of times. Enter HoneyDew: HoneyDew is a synchronized todo and task list that will get rid of wasting paper. I think it's pretty common for must of us when its time to go grocery shoping or need to remember to do things around the house we write them down on a piece of paper so we don't forget. Well something...

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The iPhone Ad You'll Never See

If you're like me, you probably get tired of seeing endless iPhone ads on TV and hearing "There's an app for that". Well CrackBerry member kelsch1 sent in this video of The iPhone Ad You'll Never See. This one gave me a great laugh for a slow Wednesday morning, so I figured it was best to share it with all the other CrackBerry lovers. It does have a bit of explicit language, so hide the kids...

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BlackBerry Swiss Army Knife Updated

BlackBerry Swiss Army Knife Updated

We took a quick look at JL_Cmdr replacement BBSAK a while back, and I just got word that it has been updated with even more new features. Already packed with BlackBerry-tweaking goodies, BBSAK now added some much needed updates, and it sure to have more in store. I actually had to use this over the weekend on my Tour, and I must say it couldn't be any easier to use. Some of the new updates...

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Preview: What's Coming in BIS 2.5 BlackBerry IM Clients!

Preview: What's Coming in BIS 2.5 BlackBerry IM Clients!

We've all seen (or used!) the updated BlackBerry Messenger client that will roll out in OS 5.0, as well as the native threaded SMS client that popped up in OS 5.0.0.190. With big improvements shown in these native BlackBerry messenging apps, you have to ask the question what if else will be getting an update... the answer to which is the big third party BlackBerry Instant Messaging clients...

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BlackBerry Tip: Hold Down on the Alt Key While Scrolling To Jump Cursor Across the Screen. Does it Work for you?

  I received an email the other day from one of our readers/podcast listeners (thanks Chris!) that brought up a good tip that some of you may not be aware of and also raised a valid question/concern: Have you noticed that on the Curve 8900 and Curve 8520 holding alt + scrolling left or right scrolls all the way the left or right of the text. Example: when your typing a email or text, once...

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Images: Native Threaded SMS Client for BlackBerry

Images: Native Threaded SMS Client for BlackBerry

With OS 5.0.0.190 surfacing for the BlackBerry Bold and Curve 8900, we finally have visual proof that RIM will be bringing threaded SMS to BlackBerry. Why it took so long who knows, but when OS 5.0 officially rolls out in the weeks/months ahead (it's all unofficial looks so far) that this long-standing pain will be no more. Below you can see some more screen captures of it in action. This...

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iVista2, BlueBerry Pie, StrawBerry Cake by Z ManDesigns Now avaliable on the Tour!

I recently got word from Zack over at ZManDesigns that he has updated his top 3 selling themes so they are Tour ready! iVista2 was a HUGE success right out of the gate, and is still the best selling theme to date. Next up are his BlueBerry Pie and StrawBerry Cake, which are both the same just in different flavors. All of them are very user customizable and wallpaper friendly. All three have...

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BB OS Leaks: 5.0.0.190 for Bold and 8900 w/ threaded SMS; 5.0.0.154 for Storm 9530; OS 5.0.0.140 for Tour!

Holy Geebus. Talk about leaky leaky. After OS 5.0.0.154 showed up in the forums for the BlackBerry Storm 9530 late last night, our pal TimBuk2 sent in some BlackBerry OS download links for the Tour, Bold and Curve 8900. For the Tour, version 5.0.0.140 is pretty old now and kinda buggy, but OS 5.0.0.190 is hot off the press for the Bold and 8900 and makes some jumps forward with OS 5.0...

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BlackBerry Trackball Replacement Tip

BlackBerry Trackball Replacement Tip

  I'm always a bit surprised whenever I click into the ShopCrackBerry.com accessory store to see that the replacement BlackBerry trackball continues to top the best sellers list. It's been #1 since the first week it went on sale and has yet to drop down even a single notch, though between touchscreen BlackBerrys and the introduction of the touch-sensitive trackpad at some point...

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BlackBerry Storm 2 Really Gets Completely Dissected. Doesn't Have a Heart But Shows Off Some Cool Sensors!

Wow. What a fun few days for all the BlackBerry Storm 2 chasers out there. Since our CrackBerry Podcast last Thursday where we first dropped the notion that some Piezo technology potentially may be implemented within the device, the forums and blogs and youtube have been working overtime to pump out theories of what's actually in there and how it works. Over the weekend, Salomondrin posted...

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AT&T Official Bold 9000 OS 4.6.0.297 Now Available!

AT&T Official Bold 9000 OS 4.6.0.297 Now Available!

We knew it was coming, and today is the day. AT&T has officially released OS 4.6.0.297 for the BlackBerry Bold 9000. Head on over to the BlackBerry download page and get on it - Visual Voice Mail is waiting for you. You should also be able to run the wireless upgrade via Settings > Advanced Options > Upgrade. This is an official carrier OS, but if you're not on AT&T you'll have...

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Contest: Express Unlock Code - 100 Free Unlock Codes!

The good folks at Express Unlock Code have been generous enough to give us another 100 free unlock codes for CrackBerry members. Only customers of AT&T, T-mobile USA, Rogers, Verizon, Cincinnati Bell, Suncom, Centennial and Cellular One will be able to receive a free code. Standard services for Express Unlock Code regularly start at $9.99. If you missed out on the many chances for an...

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Epic Applications released a new puzzle game yesterday that's simple in concept, yet addicting as all hell to play. i installed Flood on my BlackBerry Tour before going to bed last night and found myself up for an hour longer than I should have been trying to score under par. The goal of Flood is to turn the entire board the same color in as few moves as possible. Your starting position is at...

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LaterDude Pro on Sale for 99 Cents Until August 26th

In case lady luck wasn't on your side and you were not among the 500 CrackBerry.com members to win a free copy of LaterDude Pro, developer Fabian Heuwieser has gone ahead and dropped the price of this awesome utility for a couple of days. Instead of paying $2.95 for LaterDude Pro, you can can grab it for just 99 cents until August 26th (sale ends tomorrow). Sure, winning a free copy would be...

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