Leaked: OS 5.0.0.140 for the BlackBerry Storm 9500

Leaked: OS 5.0.0.140 for the BlackBerry Storm 9500

Following up on 5.0 love for Storm 9530 owners, this morning OS 5.0.0.140 leaked out for the BlackBerry Storm 9500. It's popped up in our CrackBerry forums early this morning, but here's some link love for others who got it on their blogs. *OS Disclaimer - This is an unofficial release. If you choose to install, do so at your own risk and only if you're comfortable in the process of...

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Imminent Launch Of BlackBerry Curve 8520 August 5th

Imminent Launch Of BlackBerry Curve 8520 August 5th

Just in case there was any doubt left in your mind of when the Curve 8520 was to be launched, CellPhoneSignal posted this image to clear all that up for you. The BlackBerry Curve 8520 will hit T-Mobile, WalMart and of course be available through customer care upgrades on August 5th, despite any official announcement from T-Mobile as of yet. If you are planning on picking one of these up be...

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TIME Magazine Launches Mobile App for BlackBerry

TIME Magazine Launches Mobile App for BlackBerry

TIME Magazine, one the most read and notable magazines in the world has just launched a great application for its BlackBerry toting readers. The application is perfect for those on the go who want to have TIME articles pushed to their devices. On top of being able to read all the articles posted you also have the ability to browse through all the award winning photgraphy put out by TIME...

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Free BlackBerry Media Roundup For July 25th 2009

Free BlackBerry Media Roundup For July 25th 2009

Hey Everyone! We're back again with another exciting Click's Picks. Be sure to click through on the image above to see my favorite BlackBerry wallpapers, ringtones and video picks for the week past. BLACKBERRY WALLPAPERS Now for my top wallpapers, I have gone through our database and picked 5 Wallpapers for each of the 5 big devices. Storm 95xx:   Pink Flower Challenger SRT8 Cool...

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BlackBerry Curve 8520 Coming to Vodafone

BlackBerry Curve 8520 Coming to Vodafone

With the BlackBerry Curve 8520 set to hit T-Mobile in the USA early next month, we shouldn't be too surprised to see it has also popped up in Vodafone's latest catalogue. As a refresh to the uber-popular Curve 83xx series, it's likely with time we'll see the 85xx series get picked up by most carriers in one form or another (remember there is also "aries," the 8530 in the works). You can...

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Why is Software in Applications List in BOLD Text?

Why is Software in Applications List in BOLD Text?

Our good friend and contributing CrackBerry writer Al Sacco of CIO.com wrote up a great article on why some software listed in the Applications list are listed in bold text. I have to admit, I always wondered about this but never really looked for an answer. I formulated many reasonings on my own, but never took the time to do my CrackBerry duty and seek out the real reason. As it turns out,...

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Free 3G Bold Bottom Dock Theme With Weather And Quicklaunch

Free 3G Bold Bottom Dock Theme With Weather And Quicklaunch

I found this one while rolling through the forums and was surprised to see it was free. I was also surprised to see it came from the maker of SodaBerry theme we featured a few days back. The 3G theme for Bold is gorgeous from start to finish. The clean, refined icons and the smooth banner layout make this theme one of the best. Its easy on the eyes, and would be great for business and casual...

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Review: OtterBox Defender Case For BlackBerry Tour

Review: OtterBox Defender Case For BlackBerry Tour

[ This community review comes from forums member Grafixx01. Check the original post here: My OtterBox Defender Review. Write your own review of a device, app or accessory and if we feature it in the blogs we'll give you a coupon for accessories or apps from ShopCrackBerry.com! Details here. ] This is going to be my official review of the new OtterBox Defender Series case for the BlackBerry...

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Why Do You Think BlackBerry Messenger Went Haywire?

Why Do You Think BlackBerry Messenger Went Haywire?

The reports have been flowing in since the release of BlackBerry Messenger 5.0 and finally yesterday an "official" announcement that yes, indeed their was an issue with BlackBerry Messenger in general. Many users from the forums feel as though the issue may have been caused by too many users loading Messenger 5.0 and thus causing the BBM servers to be backlogged with the end result being slow...

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The Food Network Launches Mobile App For BlackBerry

The Food Network Launches Mobile App For BlackBerry

We've all asked the question before, What's for supper? Sometimes it's just incredibly hard to come up with meal ideas. Now, with the new Food Network application for BlackBerry smartphones your options have just became a little broader. With the release of the Food Network's application today, users will now be able to access the wide array of recipes from top celebrity chefs of the world...

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Today Only: Save 50% on TetherBerry!!

Update: NOW OVER. Hopefully you took at advantage of the offer while it lasted. If you missed it, cross your fingers that it becomes a DoD again down the road. *  Here's a deal I know a ton of you have been waiting for.... Been eyeing up TetherBerry but were a little taken back by its $49.95 price tag? Today is the day to pick it up! TetherBerry is Friday's CrackBerry Deal of the Day and...

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BlackBerry App Roundup for July 24th, 2009!

BlackBerry App Roundup for July 24th, 2009!

Howdy folks! Hoping everyone out there in CrackBerry Nation had another great week. Lots of titles to talk about in this weeks' edition of the BlackBerry App Roundup, so lets get right down to it. Covered in the Roundup this week are the following titles: In Case You Missed It: BlackBerry Desktop Manager for Mac!, Barnes & Noble eBook Reader and On-Device Store, TweetCaster Twitter...

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Deal of the Day Now Available in CrackBerry App Store - Save 50% on a Popular App Every Day!

Good news! The CrackBerry Deal of the Day is now available in our main ShopCrackBerry App Store! Until now the only way to access the Deal of the Day was via our on-device App Store client. Moving it to our main computer-optimized store (software.crackberry.com - just click the App Store link on the site's main menu above) makes it that much easier to check out the daily featured app. In...

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Sprint BlackBerry Tour Now Available from WireFly; $169.99 for New Customers With Instant Discount

Wirefly finally has a good deal on the BlackBerry Tour from Sprint going on right now -- offering it to new customers for $169.99. By contrast, the device is $299.99 if you buy from Sprint directly though a mail-in rebate will drop it to $199.99. The Sprint Wirefly pricing is not quite as good as some of the deals that are floating around for the Verizon BlackBerry Tour, but if you're...

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Nogago - Free Outdoor Navigation For BlackBerry

Nogago - Free Outdoor Navigation For BlackBerry

I just got word from Nogago about their free application for outdoor navigation. Unlike road warriors like Google Maps and TeleNav, Nogago is used for running, walking, hiking and cycling. You can search thousands of tracks and locate them around you no matter where you are. You can track and measure where you are going measuring the time, distance and speed or navigate along a prerecorded...

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Now I'm sure David Letterman knows all about Twitter, but he played dumb on the show a couple nights back when he had Kevin Spacey on a guest. Kevin busted out his BlackBerry Bold and educated David in the ways of Twitter. It's funny clip, be sure to watch. And if you're wondering what Twitter client Keyser Söze himself is using, by his description from sending a tweet it sounds like...

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Wordpress App for BlackBerry Quickly Getting Better

Wordpress App for BlackBerry Quickly Getting Better

Ever since its launch, the new Wordpress for BlackBerry application has been churning out updates like they are going out of style. At this point Wordpress for BlackBerry is now sitting at version 0.9.0.134, which of course means it's still in beta, but the fact the updates are coming so fast is great and shows Automattics dedication to making the app great. It also shows how well that...

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Create Call Back Reminders Easily with Later Dude Pro

Create Call Back Reminders Easily with Later Dude Pro

One of what I find to be a really useful applications on my BlackBerry got a nice upgrade not too long ago. Later Dude has now reached a "Pro" level and Fabian has taken all the great feedback given to him on the application and for the most part implemented all of your requests. Fabian has now made the application accessible on any screen which allows you to add calendar entries for call...

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Texas Hold'em King 3 Now Available For BlackBerry Storm

Texas Hold'em King 3 Now Available For BlackBerry Storm

This one is long overdue. One of our favorite games for BlackBerry is definitely Texas Hold'em King 3. We just got word from Magmic that it is finally available for the Storm. The interface takes full advantage of the touch screen, and the graphics look incredible on the Storms display. Texas Hold'em King 3 is the latest installment in Magmic Games's popular mobile poker franchise. This...

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Where Are All The Pearl Flip Themes?

Where Are All The Pearl Flip Themes?

  I've been proudly rocking my Tour for over a week now and I couldn't be happier. This weekend I had a friend stop by that was a new Tour owner, but noticed my Pearl Flip sitting on my desk. He had never seen one and asked if he could take it for a spin. After he was all switched up, he asked me to find a good theme for him. I immediately jumped on the forums and began my search. To my dismay...

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