Beautiful New Opus Theme Released By Elecite

Beautiful New Opus Theme Released By Elecite

Elecite has released their latest theme called Opus. Opus is another dark colored theme mixed with bright colors that shows really nicely on any supported device. Icons on this one are nicely laid overall and the wallpaper looks really sharp mixed with the chosen color. Opus is using the dual screen option we have seen in previous Elecite themes, but be aware this theme does NOT work well...

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BlackBerry Holds High In Top Selling Smartphones for Q2

BlackBerry Holds High In Top Selling Smartphones for Q2

In May we saw the Curve 8300 series sitting on top of the list of the best selling smartphones for Q1 of 2009. Yesterday research and consulting firm IDC released their findings for the top 10 selling smartphones in the US for the second quarter, and BlackBerry clearly stood tall taking 4 of the 10 spots (including the Curve series still sitting at number one). The top 10 are: 10.HTC...

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Free Forward, Reply and Edit Application

Free Forward, Reply and Edit Application

A long running ache with BlackBerry email is not being able to edit when replying or forwarding. A new app from bberryapp.com changes that. Forward, Reply & Edit integrates with your BlackBerry messages and allows you to do just that. Open an email, choose Forward & Edit or Reply & Edit from the menu and you can change any of the content in the email. Why this isn't a standard...

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BlackBerry Partners Fund Reveals 2nd Round Finalists

BlackBerry Partners Fund Reveals 2nd Round Finalists

Back in July the BlackBerry Partners Fund revealed the first four finalists in the 2009 Developers Challenge. The next four finalists are David (by Turner Technologies), Sid Meier's Pirates (by Concrete Software Inc), CBS News (by Handmark), and Market Simplified (by Market Simplified Inc). Each finalist will receive a free pass to the Developers Conference, one week as a featured app in...

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New Radio Saver and Auto Redial from Epic Applications

  Epic Applications has dropped two new apps - Radio Saver and Auto Redial. Radio Saver automatically turns your device radio on and off depending on your coverage. If you are in a poor service area, the radio is turned off to save battery life. When the signal returns, it is automatically switched back on. Radio Saver works on any device running OS 4.3 and higher and is totally customizable...

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T-Mobile BlackBerry Curve 8520 First Impressions

T-Mobile BlackBerry Curve 8520 First Impressions

I received my Curve 8520 today (which is now available on T-Mobiles site) and was extatic to get it out of the box and start playing around. Kevin has given us his pre-release review of the entry-level device, but I was happy to have one to play with for myself as well. Mind you, I'm always happy to get a new device to review, but this one will be my first GSM device so I'm in for a totally...

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Quick Preview of BlackBerry Desktop Manager for Mac

Quick Preview of BlackBerry Desktop Manager for Mac

To say Kevin was "overjoyed" with the news of Desktop Manager finally coming to Mac would be an understatement. I ventured into New York today for a T-Mobile event to check out the Curve 8520, and I was excited to see an early version of Desktop Manager for Mac up and running. RIM Product Manager Andrey Feldman took some time to give me a quick look at the software, and I must say it is great...

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New WinWithBlackBerry Contest Live: Sports Challenge Gives Chance to Win Phones, Accessories, Tickets and More!

It's no secret that the boys and girls down in Waterloo love sports (especially hockey!), so we shouldn't be too surprised to see them launch a new contest at WinWithBlackBerry.com focused around sports. The BlackBerry Sports Challenge gives you the chance to instantly win BlackBerry smartphones, accessory packs, jerseys, game tickets and more, as well earn points (ballots) for the grand...

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Contest: Win a BlackBerry Curve 8520 from CrackBerry.com!

Contest: Win a BlackBerry Curve 8520 from CrackBerry.com!

The BlackBerry Curve 8520 officially becomes available from T-Mobile tomorrow (go to Walmart for the best price!) and we wouldn't be CrackBerry.com if we didn't mark the event with a contest and give the community a chance to win one for free. If you're unfamiliar with the Curve 8520, you can check out our pre-release BlackBerry Curve 8520 review and read the official press release. After...

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BlackBerry Storm 9990 Device Model Surfaces in Photo - New Device Model for Storm 2??

Don't take this one as news (or even rumor) at this point, but rather as something that's popped up in the CrackBerry forums that makes for an interesting discussion for a Tuesday morning. CrackBerry member PensHockey posted the image above last night that was emailed to him from a friend - along with a subject title of Tropic (and no body text) in the email.... After doing some quick...

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BlackBerry Curve 8520 Pops Up on Vodafone UK

BlackBerry Curve 8520 Pops Up on Vodafone UK

Its not much to go on, but this is an image of the Curve 8520 in the Vodafone UK computers. We know that it will be available on TMobile and in WalMart stores tomorrow, but we've had no solid date for any other carriers. It looks to be right around the corner, as some users reported seeing it pop up as "coming soon" on Vodafone's site. We'll have more details as they emerge.

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OpenTable Mobile for BlackBerry Now Available

OpenTable Mobile for BlackBerry Now Available

Since I go out to restaurants quite a bit, OpenTable is by far one of my favorite sites. I'm glad to hear they have finally released a mobile app for BlackBerry. OpenTable mobile lets you search restaurants by cuisine, price and availability. You can check out detailed profile pages with photos, ratings and more. If you dine out often, OpenTable could be a welcome addition to your device. You...

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Deal of the Day: Save 50% on QuickLaunch!

* Note: This deal of the day is now over. To see the current deal, you can always visit CrackBerryDealoftheDay.com. Be sure to set your device model using the selector tool. * Since its release by NikkiSoft, QuickLaunch for BlackBerry has been able to call the CrackBerry Top 10 Best Sellers list its home. Initially available only for the Storm but now available for most BlackBerry device...

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BlackBerry Storm 2 Possible Release Dates For Vodafone UK And Verizon?

We've already had plenty of up close and personal looks at the Storm 2 - much to the dismay of RIM as they promptly requested images and video to be pulled. But that is neither here nor there at this time. We know it exists, we know it will eventually hit carriers and now we are just that much closer to a possible release date month. The good folks over at The BlackBerry Zone have posted...

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Bartender Pro - What drink can you make?

Bartender Pro - What drink can you make?

Ah Summer - sun burns, shorts and sandals. There's still plenty of Summer left, and you know what that means. Time to throw another party! I don't know about the weather where you are, but here, it's been stifling hot out the past week or so. I guess I shouldn't complain though, it's also been beautifully sunny out. One way to beat the heat is with a cool drink. While I prefer sticking with...

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Contest Winners - SimpleWeather, Visto Themes, AppleBerry Dark, Coveroo and Express Unlock

What a week for contests! I love that so many are willing to give back to the CrackBerry nation and offer up their products and services. This week we had awesome contests for Tour Coveroo's, some free unlock codes from Express Unlock, Corey Visto and AppleBerry Dark themes and free copies of SimpleWeather. Loads of winners this time around and many more contests on the way. CRACKBERRY...

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T-Mobile 8520 Unboxed Early From WalMart

What's this? A T-Mobile 8520 unboxing video you say? Why yes, it is. Seems the good folks at WalMart have been letting a few of these go out the door prior to the official launch date of August 5th. If you are looking to grab one of these for the $48.88 WalMart is charging new customers, you better hop to it, just in case head office puts a stop to it. The new customer pricing is great on...

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PortaServer - Mini Web Server For Your WiFi Capable Blackberry

PortaServer - Mini Web Server For Your WiFi Capable Blackberry

Here is an awesome free application that you all you with a WiFi compatible BlackBerry may wish to download. Not because it's the hottest thing going since sliced bread--but simply to have it, as you never know when you may find a great use for it. Porta Server turns your WiFi enabled BlackBerry into a web server on the go and access its file system from any web browser on the same network....

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CrackBerry Contest: Win 1 Of 100 BlackBerry Curve 8520 Unlock Codes!

Leave A Comment Here To Win 1 Of 100 Unlock Codes!! The 8520 official launch date is nearing ever so quickly and reports have been coming in of users who have already been able to pick up a sexy new 8520 at certain WalMart locations. Heck, even an unboxing video and officially the 8520 will launch on August 5th at all T-Mobile locations and supporting WalMart locations. Since the 8520 is...

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Best of Smartphone Experts, 2 Aug 2009

Sprint CEO Says Sprint Will Get Android Phone in 2009 Android 2.0 Donut Build Released: Multitouch, Universal Search, Better Performance Motorola Sholes Runs Android To Launch on Verizon? Improved App World version 1.1 Now Available for Download T-Mobile and RIM Announce BlackBerry Curve 8520...

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