Video: T3 Goes Hands-On with the BlackBerry Storm!

Wow...there's been a TON of Storm action in the past 24 hours. Following up on yesterday's BlackBerry Storm unboxing, T3 has just posted a 4 minute hands-on video walk through! The clip references a Nov. 14th availability date which is what Vodafone has announced (though a quick look at Vodafone's website also shows the 18th). This video also provides a first real look at the Vodafone/RIM...

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First Look: 3rd Party App Viigo on the BlackBerry Storm!

Here's a new one for all of you Storm chasers out there... By now most of you have seen tons of images of the BlackBerry Storm, read a handful of first-impression reviews (including CrackBerry's novel) and watched ~15 minutes of the Storm's hardware and native apps in action spread out among a variety of short video clips, all of which can be found on our Storm Super Page. Heck, some of you...

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Confessions of a BB User Gone WinMo Gone BB!

Confessions of a BB User Gone WinMo Gone BB!

I love it when our loyal CrackBerry members volunteer the time and effort to put together an insightful story for the CrackBerry blogs. Today we're featuring the return of Paul Johnson, aka pmjohnson99, where he has come to confess his smartphone sins. Back in June Paul gave us his In-Depth Impressions of Sprint's BlackBerry Curve 8330 from the perspective of a new to BlackBerry user. From...

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The NYC BlackBerry Storm Hunt Begins!

The NYC BlackBerry Storm Hunt Begins!

Wowza...just received 15 emails in 3 a minute time span from NYC CrackBerry Storm Addicts letting me know the BlackBerry Storm Hunt has begun! Head on over to verizonwireless.com/storm and click the "NYC Storm Hunt" link for all of the contest details, fine print and to begin your Hunt. Good Luck!!

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Reserve Your BlackBerry Storm at Best Buy for $50!

Reserve Your BlackBerry Storm at Best Buy for $50!

Want to guarantee you're able to get yourself a BlackBerry Storm on launch day? Effective immediately (err..or maybe/hopefully tomorrow - November 6th), you can walk into Best Buy and leave a $50 refundable deposit which guarantees they will have a Storm waiting for you when it is officially released. No exact pricing or release date have been confirmed by Best Buy yet, but you can click...

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RIM's Vodafone BlackBerry Storm Unboxed!

RIM's Vodafone BlackBerry Storm Unboxed!

Click the image above for more pics!!! Keep in mind this a RIM-issued Vodafone BlackBerry Storm (note the property of RIM sticker on the device shots). Odds are good the actual Storm that ships from Vodafone will come in different packaging. The date on on the Storm's display is October 17th - word is there was an International PR event at RIM's headquarters in Waterloo that day, and these...

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CONTEST: Win a FREE Unlock Code for the AT&T Bold!

CONTEST: Win a FREE Unlock Code for the AT&T Bold!

We did this contest for the Rogers Bold and we're doing it again in honor of all of you who waited so long and finally now have your hands on a shiny, new AT&T BlackBerry Bold... Courtesy of the good folks at BBEnriched, we have 10 FREE Unlock Codes for the AT&T BlackBerry Bold to give away. You'll be wanting to do this so you can swap SIMs when you take your Bold traveling and save...

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Contact Hero – Your Productive, Anywhere Contact Manager

Contact Hero – Your Productive, Anywhere Contact Manager

My my, aren't we popular? Just have a look at your contact list in your BlackBerry, quite a few right? Now check out your Gmail, Yahoo, Outlook, etc, contacts. Let me guess, even more? I thought so. Most of us don't carry ALL of our contacts in our BlackBerry Address Book, it's a waste of valuable memory. Then again, having to log into your multiple accounts to retrieve the email address...

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New Bold Animated "Jet Fighter" Theme From Elecite!

New Bold Animated "Jet Fighter" Theme From Elecite!

By now you are probably just getting comfortable with your new BlackBerry Bold, whether you bought it for use on AT&T or unlocked it for another carrier. And of course with the purchase of a new device, comes the oppurtunity to get some new things to go along with that new device, be it software, accessories or personalization media like ringtones, wallpapers and themes. What better...

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BlackBerry Enterprise Server Compatibility

BlackBerry Enterprise Server Compatibility

A very useful tool for BlackBerry administrators and support staff is RIM's BlackBerry Enterprise Server Compatibility. Just head over to this link, pick your email system (Microsoft Exchange, Lotus Domino, or Novell GroupWise) and you will get a PDF with a very detailed matrix. This matrix details operating systems, versions of database servers, version of instant messaging...

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Verizon BlackBerry Storm 9530 Hands-On Video

So I was just on youtube looking to see if anybody had uploaded the new AT&T BlackBerry Bold commercial yet, but instead ran across the video above. I'm not sure how I missed this when it first surfaced. The footage is compiled from previous vids we have seen, but it provides a solid look at the Storm if you haven't been following it to closely to date. If you're contemplating the...

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BlackBerry Bold FREE After Rebate via LetsTalk.com!

BlackBerry Bold FREE After Rebate via LetsTalk.com!

WTF?! It has officially been available for less than 24 hours and you can already get yourself a BlackBerry Bold for FREE. Click on over to Walmart's website or LetsTalk.com, sign yourself up for a 2 year AT&T contract, and the $199.99 priced BlackBerry Bold will be yours for FREE after you send in the $199.99 mail-in rebate.  Like seriously. This is sort of insane. We've been...

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Upgrade Docs To Go to Premium and get PDF To Go for Free

Upgrade Docs To Go to Premium and get PDF To Go for Free

DataViz has released Documents To Go 1.005 today. Some of the new features include: Excel 2007 Support Track Changes (view only) Password Protection for Word and Excel (97-2004) [Premium only] Inserting comments for Word and Excel [Premium only] If you already have Documents To Go installed on your BlackBerry or if you have BlackBerry OS 4.5 or later which has Documents To Go pre-...

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First Looks: Verizon Storm Accessories

First Looks: Verizon Storm Accessories

The big red Verizon engine is firing on all cylinders as they get set for the official release of the BlackBerry Storm. We've seen launch parties, contests and Storm hunts and now we have a first look at BlackBerry Storm accessories in Verizon packaging. The Storm's hardware is ready... now we just need the OS to pass through Technical Acceptance and get provisioned onto the devices (hundreds...

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FlyCast Goes Live On BlackBerry!

FlyCast Goes Live On BlackBerry!

This folks is something I have been waiting for ever since Kevin mentioned it even before the BlackBerry Developer Conference. Now while the wait was a little bit of a killer for me personally, I'm finally able to say the wait is indeed now over and was well worth the it. FlyCast has come to your BlackBerry and has come bringing all of what it promised. Never heard of FlyCast? You should...

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Cheat Sheets for New AT&T BlackBerry Bold Owners!

Cheat Sheets for New AT&T BlackBerry Bold Owners!

Our pal Ronen posted this the other day, but I thought I'd hold off posting in the CrackBerry blogs until more of you actually had your shiny new AT&T BlackBerry Bold in-hand. Click the image above... it'll take to you to a site where you can download a .zip file containing some useful AT&T Bold .pdf cheat sheets: a BB Bold Data Sheet (so you can tell your non-Bold friends what...

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Pre-Paid BlackBerry Coming Your Way?!!

Pre-Paid BlackBerry Coming Your Way?!!

Pre-paid BlackBerry? I know many of you have been asking for this for a long time and it's no surprise that RIM has been working on it... you can click here to read some of Jim Balsillie's words on the subject from the Q2 Earnings Call held back in September. What is surprising are the RIM internal docs posted online at BGR today that outline RIM's plans for growing in the pre-paid...

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Dear Berry: Bold or Storm?

Dear Berry: Bold or Storm?

Dear Berry, So which blackberry in your mind is better and why? Regards, - Bold vs. Storm Dear "Bold vs. Storm", This is a very difficult answer. There are things I like very much about both devices. The most obvious distinction between the two would be the touch screen on the Storm which doesn't exist on the Bold. On the Bold you have the actual keyboard which BB is known for. If...

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Red BlackBerry Pearl Flip Gives You Hell!

Well.. not quite, but did the blog post title at least get your attention?! If the Girlicious Baby Doll video we posted over the weekend featuring the T-Mobile BlackBerry Pearl Flip wasn't to your musical palette, maybe the new All American Rejects' Gives You Hell video will be. The hellish (in a good way) looking Red Flip debuts at 1m46s. Thanks to Bryan for sending this in!

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Follow the US Elections on your BlackBerry with Viigo!

Follow the US Elections on your BlackBerry with Viigo!

Viigo has added a real-time results for today's US Election. The Live Election Results Feed will provide both Overall and State By State results throughout the evening as each contender demonstrates a Firm Lead, or is declared a Winner in each State. Results will be updated every 5 minutes. To add the new feed, click on Elections 2008, then select "Add Channel", then select "Live...

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