CrackBerry.com Verizon BlackBerry Storm 9530 Unboxing!!!

CrackBerry.com Verizon BlackBerry Storm 9530 Unboxing!!!

Back in October at the BlackBerry Developer Conference I had a chance to spend some hands-on time with RIM's first touchscreen device, from which I wrote up an in-depth Pre-Release Review of the BlackBerry Storm (if you're a Storm chaser and haven't read this article yet, you should!). Since that first encounter, I have been anxiously waiting to get my hands on a commercial release...

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Google Mobile Sync Updated to 0.5.9 - Adds Contact Sync!

  I'm a huge fan of Google Sync (as I'm sure many others are), but I was also seeking a way to sync my contacts from Gmail to my Curve since I don't use Outlook.  All the options I could find were either paid applications or just fell short in one way or another.  Well my prayers have been answered as Google quitely (and I mean quietly) slipped out a new version of Google Sync .  The updated...

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Review: Nobex Radio Companion

Review: Nobex Radio Companion

Are you ready to rock?! I said...ARE YOU READY TO ROCK?!?! Ladies and gentlemen, you’ve seen it all over the internet, you saw it at the BlackBerry Developer Conference (and win the BlackBerry Cool 15), you’ve probably even seen it on a fellow abuser’s BlackBerry. Now put your hands together and welcome to the stage…Nobex Radio Companion! Music is my life. That being said, this also means...

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New BlackBerry Storm Videos from Vodafone UK

Wouldn't you know it, this morning I received an email letting me know there are some new BlackBerry Storm vids for our viewing pleasure. They were first posted in the Vodafone UK Help Centre channel on YouTube. Above is the first vid, 'How to Use Email'. After the jump are 2 more videos, 'Downloading Applications' and 'Bluetooth Setup'. Enjoy!  Downloading Applications on the...

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Saving On Call Charges in a Recession with Your BlackBerry

Saving On Call Charges in a Recession with Your BlackBerry

Saving money is close to the number one item on all priority lists within enterprises today and one way to save money is to cut down on the cost of calls.  BlackBerry adoption within enterprises is very high and has now become an essential part of everyday business, so there is no way that you is going to take away an employee’s BlackBerry because it will likely cost more for that employee to...

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Vodafone Storm Unboxing - 2nd Hilarious Attempt!

This is just hilarious.... :-)

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BlackBerry Theme Central's $3 Theme Sale!

BlackBerry Theme Central's $3 Theme Sale!

I love these types of sales! A few hours ago I got an email from Shayne over at BlackBerry Theme Central letting me know he was planning on having a HUGE sale on all his available themes. Almost everyone can get in on this action (Sorry, new Storm owners), whether you are still rocking an 8700 or if you have managed to upgrade to a brand new Bold, you can now grab a nice new theme for the...

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Review: Unify4Life BlackBerry AV Remote

Review: Unify4Life BlackBerry AV Remote

What is Unify4Life? For those of you that have not heard of Unify4Life, in short, it is a company that is transforming your BlackBerry into a universal remote control for your AV equipments, garage doors, lights. Anything you need a remote control for Unify4Life wants to be there to help you control it from your BlackBerry. Unify4Life’s immediate offering is an AV Hub that talks to your...

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B*Nator Remote Control for BlackBerry

B*Nator Remote Control for BlackBerry

The company ISEC7 recently won the Enterprise category of the BlackBerry Developers Challenge with a pretty unique product for the BlackBerry called B*Nator Remote Control. ISEC7 actually sells a BlackBerry monitoring suite, but it is this remote control tool that got all of the attention, and for good reason. What is B*Nator Remote Control? As the name suggests, B*Nator Remote Control...

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Video: Real Hands-On with the Verizon BlackBerry Storm!

Update: Apparently the video has been taken down from youtube. * A new Verizon BlackBerry Storm hands-on video just popped up on youtube. The reviewer does a solid job taking his time going through the phone. Definite must-watch if you're a Storm chaser!!! [ Via CB Forums ]

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Bud Light Party Favors Application!

Bud Light Party Favors Application!

Here is a cool little application that is bound to give people a few laughs, especially if you like cheesy pick up lines and bar games. The application being given out as a party favor for the Bud Light Party Cruise, consists of 4 mini applications built into one.  Bud Light Locator Bud Light wants to help you find the next party. Put in your address and search. We'll even give you...

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Smartphone Round Robin: WinMo Dieter Goes Bold!

Smartphone Round Robin: WinMo Dieter Goes Bold!

[ This is an official Smartphone Round Robin post! Every day you reply to an official Round Robin blog post or forum thread on CrackBerry.com, you automatically gain an entry ballot for a chance to win a BlackBerry Bold, Spare Bold Battery, and Case Mate Second Skin! ]   It makes my heart hurt a little to see my BlackBerry Bold in somebody else's hands, but I'm at least happy to see...

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BlackBerry Storm Tricks & Tips!

BlackBerry Storm Tricks & Tips!

RIM posted a .pdf file up on their support forums yesterday that contains some basic how-to info and tips for new and soon to be BlackBerry Storm owners. Click the image above to download the 2 megabyte .pdf. And if you have any tips or tricks of your own to share (all you lucky blokes across the pond with your 9500's!!), be sure to drop them in the comments or Storm forums! [ BBSync...

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Smartphone Round Robin: Palm Treo Pro First Impressions

[ This is an official Smartphone Round Robin post! Every day you reply to an official Round Robin blog post or forum thread on CrackBerry.com, you automatically gain an entry ballot for a chance to win a BlackBerry Bold, Spare Bold Battery, and Case Mate Second Skin! ]   I've been dreading this day since December 12th, 2007. That was the day we wrapped up the first-ever Smartphone Round...

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Documents To Go Winners Announcement! Didn't Win? No Worries. A $20 Discount Coupon Coming Your Way!

The impromptu Documents to Go blog post contest we ran last week had a BIG response! Over 1400 of you dropped a comment to the contest post in hopes of winning a free copy of Documents to Go Premium Edition. The lucky fives winners are:  kevin.py, Manevitch, froggie42, just_curious, frkm0005 Congrats to the winners! You'll be hearing from DataViz soon to get your prize. And for the...

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Facebook App Version 1.5 Coming in Early 2009!

Facebook App Version 1.5 Coming in Early 2009!

With the recent release of the long-waited MySpace app for BlackBerry, I thought it might a good time to highlight some of the other items on the BIS Roadmap coming your way in 2009... FaceBook for BlackBerry version 1.5 is targeted for a January 2009 release, and will include the deeper integration with Facebook while maintaining the unique push features offered in current application. New...

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Desktop Manager 4.7 Now Available!

Desktop Manager 4.7 Now Available!

With the BlackBerry Storm now available for purchase in the UK and its release coming to Verizon in T-Minus in four more sleeps, it only make sense that RIM release Desktop Manager 4.7, which is if course, compatible with the Storm's version 4.7 operating system. If you're anxiously waiting for Friday to come so you can pick up your new Storm, why not kill a few minutes and get a head...

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Vodafone UK BlackBerry Storm Unboxing - Hilarious!

I don't think editors of tech sites should be allowed to do unboxing videos anymore... from now on they should be personal homemade vids like the one above. Hilarious! [ via BGR ]

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Dear Berry: I Don't Know What To Do

Dear Berry: I Don't Know What To Do

Dear Berry, So I'm a kid who loves the BlackBerry phones. I just got to upgrade to a new phone on AT&T and I was thinking of getting the BlackBerry Bold but  I found out that it was so expensive. But I wanted it so bad so I tried to get the money for it but my parents said no to it because they weren't going to get it for me. I then had to upgrade right away to a BlackBerry Curve 8310...

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The Joy of Tech on Obama's BlackBerry Predictament

The Joy of Tech on Obama's BlackBerry Predictament

Courtesy of The Joy of Tech. Be sure to visit their site for more funny / geeky / hilarious cartoons every day. At least we know we'll have ONE customer for our new self-help book, CRACKBERRY: True Tales of BlackBerry Use & Abuse!, when it hits the market in early December :-)

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