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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Interview with RIM Senior Product Marketer - part deux

Interview with RIM Senior Product Marketer - part deux

Between contest craziness, Round Robin madness and the fact I'm feel'n like crap (hate getting sick), there's no regularly-scheduled CrackBerry Podcast this week. Sorry folks!! At least we'll be making up for it in the weeks ahead with two bonus special edition Smartphone Round Robin Roundtable podcasts. In the meantime, we have you regular listeners covered with some solid podcast goodness...

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Nitro Bottom Zen Now Available For The Bold!

Nitro Bottom Zen Now Available For The Bold!

This theme has me stoked. I remember when I got my Curve many, many moons ago and one of the first themes I had purchased (Renegade) was from ThemeBerry. Now having retired my Curve, I was wondering if I would ever get a chance to have that theme I purchased on my Bold. As luck would have it the guys at ThemeBerry reached out to me a few days ago and let me know they were indeed planning...

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BlackBerry Storm Contest Winning Entry - Paintball STORM!!

Another Winning Entry in our What Would You Do for a BlackBerry Storm? Contest! ( Click Here To View Other Awesome Winning Entries ) WARNING: The video above is actually kinda violent! Think CrackBerry meets Fear Factor meets Jackass the Movie. Don't watch it unless you're ok with those of kinds of things. Seriously. There, you've been warned. Now enjoy the show! ** Before we began...

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Announcing the Smartphone Round Robin!

Announcing the Smartphone Round Robin!

(Instead of giving you a roundup of last week's news, today I'm excited to give you a glimpse into the news you're going to see at our Smartphone Experts sites over the next two months! -- Dieter) We are pleased to announce the Smartphone Round Robin!. Each year the editors of the Smartphone Experts family of sites literally trade their phones to see what life is like on the "other side...

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Verizon Storms Are Getting Warmed Up for the Big Day!

Verizon Storms Are Getting Warmed Up for the Big Day!

How's this for a little Verizon BlackBerry Storm eyecandy? Word is about 400,000 units will soon embark on their journey through the United States of America to a Verizon dealer near you!! If you haven't booked off this Friday yet from work, what are you waiting for?! Time to make use of those personal leave / sick days you've been saving! :-)

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VZW BlackBerry Storm to Retail for $499.99?!!

VZW BlackBerry Storm to Retail for $499.99?!!

Verizon Storm Pricing from Verizon Stores - $499.99 Best Buy currently lists the Storm at $599.99 Over at HoFo, member VZW E posted late last night a photo of the pretty darn official looking document above (top image), which suggests that the Verizon BlackBerry Storm will carry a retail (no contract) price of $499.99. Seems cheap!! On the other hand, Best Buy has been displaying the...

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Cure for BlackBerry Addiction... Become President?!!

Cure for BlackBerry Addiction... Become President?!!

It seems President Elect Obama may be forced to go cold turkey on his BlackBerry addiction when he gets sworn in to office. The New York Times ran an article today all about the situation crisis at hand.... For years, like legions of other professionals, Mr. Obama has been all but addicted to his BlackBerry. The device has rarely been far from his side - on most days, it was fastened...

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Vodafone Storm 101: Set Up Your Email on BIS

Here's a Vodafone Help Center video that'll bring you up to speed on setting up email on your Vodafone BlackBerry Storm.

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Vodafone Storm 101: How to Use the Web Browser

Here's a little tutorial on the BlackBerry Storm 9500's web browser!

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Vodafone Storm 101: How it Works!

Vodafone Help Center posted some solid BlackBerry Storm Videos on youtube... we'll run a few here on the blogs. This one covers some Storm basics. Enjoy!!!

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