Pandora News: Free Streaming Radio App for BlackBerry Updated with New Features and Fixes

Pandora got some great updates and new features over the past day or two, if you have been using it be sure to upgrade to the newest version--being 1.1, to ensure the best experience possible with your streaming audio. New Features Significantly better audio quality over mobile network - now using stereo AAC+ (HE-AAC) for both Wi-Fi and mobile connections Listener preference option to...

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BlackBerry OS 5.0 To Have Tabbed Browsing!

BlackBerry OS 5.0 To Have Tabbed Browsing!

We all love our BlackBerry devices, but one thing you may not like about it is the built in browser. RIM has improved their browser over the years, most noticeably at first with the launch of OS 4.5. And here we are now about to roll into version 5.0 device software and though we have already seen a good glimpse of it in action (many of us have tried the previously leaked betas), RIM has...

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The MobileHeist is Back! Save 50% on 15 Exciting BlackBerry Apps Until this Monday, July 20th

It's time for another CrackBerry App Store MobileHeist! This time around we have 15 hot BlackBerry apps on sale for 50% off until this coming Monday, July 20th. To get in on the savings you just need to visit the MobileHeist page - you can click the image above or visit this link from your BlackBerry's web browser. Several of these on sale apps are brand to the CrackBerry App Store. These...

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Setting Up Your BlackBerry Tour 9630 - Homescreen Basics

Setting Up Your BlackBerry Tour 9630 - Homescreen Basics

So you just bought a new BlackBerry Tour, now what? You don't even know where to start. Your icons are a mess, you aren't sure what applications to download and you want to know how to "tweak" your new device. Well lets run over some of the basics and get everything up and running. We'll look at organizing all your application icons, settings your favorite apps, using folders and customizing...

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Want to Buy a T-Mobile BlackBerry Curve 8520? It Looks Like Walmart Will Have it on August 5th Exclusively!

Nice. We had a couple of tips emailed into us stating August 5th would be the launch date for the BlackBerry Curve 8520 from T-Mobile and a Walmart tipster further backed up that info with the image above they sent in to Engadget. Not only does it say that the BlackBerry 8520 will become available on August 5th, but it also makes not that it will be exclusive with Walmart right up until...

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Win a Free Unlock Code for your Verizon BlackBerry Tour Courtesy of Horizon Wireless - 50 to be Won!!

Courtesy of the folks at Horizon Wireless, we have 50 FREE Unlock Codes to give away for the Verizon BlackBerry Tour 9630. You'll be wanting to do this if you want to run your Tour on a GSM carrier in North America. The contest is open to anybody who owns (or plans to own in the very near future) a Verizon BlackBerry Tour 9630! To enter, just be logged in to CrackBerry.com and make a...

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IM+ All-in-One Mobile Messenger for BlackBerry Smartphones Adds Dictation Feature for Instant Messages

IM+ is one of the long running all-in-one messaging clients for BlackBerry. They are adding new features all the time, and the latest update is very cool. Have you ever wanted to IM your friends just by talking? Well now you can. IM+ All-In-One has added voice dictation for instant messages. You simply choose the "Start Dictating" menu option, speak your message and that's that. The feature...

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Official Google Voice Application for BlackBerry Launched Today via Googles Mobile Site!

Over the past week or so many of you have gotten your Google Voice invites and activated them joyfully. Today though, Google brought us even more love by officially launching their own native Google Voice application for BlackBerry devices. Until now, there were a few options to use with the service such as GVDialer, but this comes from Google itself so it is at the very least a must check out...

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The Score Mobile Updates their BlackBerry Application with even More Sporting Events!

A little while ago we told you about the Score Mobile launching their free BlackBerry application for all the sports fans out there. At the time, only a few sports were offered in their catalogue but they promised that more would be added at a later time. It is now later and they have kept good on their promise. In addition to following NHL, NBA, PGA and the MLB you can now also stay on top...

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BlackBerry Desktop Manager 5.0.0.8 Now Available To All

BlackBerry Desktop Manager 5.0.0.8 Now Available To All

While Adam was able to get a copy of BlackBerry Desktop Manager 5.0.0.8 with the purchase of his brand new BlackBerry Tour, not all of you out there have gone out and purchased a Tour. For those of us who did not purchase a Tour, Verizon has now posted the 5.0.0.8 installation files for all to download. This is the same file that was previously leaked here on CrackBerry over a month ago, but...

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Etisalat Network In The United Arab Emirates Spying On It's BlackBerry Users?!

We all know how secure the BlackBerry platform is as a whole when it comes to those devices being deployed in an enterprise atmosphere. It has been proven time and time again that BlackBerry is the device of security that companies need to handle their sensitive information while mobile. However, a recent update on Etisalat network in the UAE has caused some concerns amongst those affected. As...

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Contest Winners - PaderSyncFM and ShortcutMe

Contest Winners - PaderSyncFM and ShortcutMe

Another week, another contest. The news has been run over with all things Tour this week, but we need to take a quick break to announce the results of our Win A Free Copy Of PaderSyncFM! and ShortcutMe Gets an Update - 50 Free Copies contests. If you didn't win this time, check out our 250 Free Copies of BerryBuzz 2.0 contest and try your luck. Congratulations to all the winners!...

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T-Mobile Hosting 8520 Launch Party July 20th Announcement Soon?!?

T-Mobile Hosting 8520 Launch Party July 20th Announcement Soon?!?

The folks over at Berry Review got a good tip on some happenings on Facebook regarding a RIM/T-Mobile hosted party. With the 8520 knowingly being launched on T-Mobile at any time now it only seems according that they would be hosting the launch party to go with it. You can check out the site, but in order to register you do need a referral code or--the dead giveaway, a T-Mobile referral code....

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BlackBerry Tour Photo Gallery

BlackBerry Tour Photo Gallery

Full Image Gallery of BlackBerry Tour - Lots of BlackBerry Comparisons! Our CrackBerry.com device reviews have a habit of becoming monsters, so with the BlackBerry Tour we're going to release a lot of our review content in chunks (and then tie it all together at the end). With our pre-release BlackBerry Tour review now behind us and as we start spending real time with the commercially...

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Quickpull and Quickpull Pro - Leave your BlackBerry’s Backside Behind

Quickpull and Quickpull Pro  - Leave your BlackBerry’s Backside Behind

Let’s stop for a minute and think about what we do with our BlackBerrys daily. Take into consideration the emails, the SMS messages, browsing, managing media, numerous applications and games. Your BlackBerry can take it all in stride. From time to time, you may notice that, despite being an amazing smartphone, it may not perform as fast as it once did. You may experience lags, memory leaks and...

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Epic Applications Updated For Bold, Curve 8900 And Tour

Epic Applications Updated For Bold, Curve 8900 And Tour

Derek at Epic Applications, maker of Berry Wars and Bartender Pro, has just let us know he has updated all of his apps to work on the Bold, Curve 8900 and Tour.  Previsouly all of his apps were only for the Storm, but now you can get your hands on them for all of the latest devices.  You can check out Berry Wars, Bartender Pro, Call Blocker, Word Shuffle and Golf Scorecard all in the...

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Verizon Wireless OS 4.7.1.40 For BlackBerry Tour 9630

Verizon Wireless OS 4.7.1.40 For BlackBerry Tour 9630

Verizon probably could have timed this better and released the OS on Sunday with the Tour, but better late then never right? OS 4.7.1.40 is now available on Verizon's download site. Nothing special here as this is the OS the Tour ships with, but if you are looking to play around and remove some unwanted sample videos or apps from your device, now you can. Head over to http://vzw.smithmicro.com...

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BlackBerry Tour - The First 48 Hours

BlackBerry Tour - The First 48 Hours

So you camped out in front of your Sprint or Verizon store Sunday morning to ensure you'd have a shiny new BlackBerry Tour. I made it to my local store an hour or so before they opened and was surprised I was 1 of only 3 "in line." We got to chat with a rep who was shocked there wasn't a gathering of "Storm proportions." We were also told they had 120 units in stock, so you can imagine I was...

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BlackBerry Storm 9550 (Dummy Mock Up Unit) SKU Shows Up in Verizon Inventory System

Get excited but not too excited just yet. Over the weekend BGR posted word that it was looking like the upcoming Storm 2 would be going by the 9550 device model number. The photo above further adds to the validity of this notion as it seems the dummy unit for the Blackberry Storm "2" (you know, the fake display model units they keep in store for show and tell) has shown up in Verizon's...

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Exciting News For Social Scope Users

Exciting News For Social Scope Users

Some great news coming out of Social Scope these days. It has been a while since Social Scope has launched its beta and since then they have been gradually adding more and more users to services. This time around we get a technical preview of what is to come from Social Scope over the next week or so. A quick breakdown below: Major Upgrade To The UI- Social Scope has always had a "clean"...

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