Free FancyLog App Lets You Quickly Access the Event Log

Sergey let me know that he released a small app called FancyLog that allows quick access to the Event Log. As most know, access the event log means cranking out a key combo that can sometimes be a hassle. With FancyLog, just click the icon and you're in. This app is a great tool for developers or hardcore users who often need to access the Event Log quickly (it is especially handy for Storm...

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iluvmybb finalist - APPLECALYPSE

Entry #33 - APPLECALYPSE | View All Contest Video Submissions >> [ youtube video link for mobile viewing ] * That's it. All ten finalists have now been announced. stay tuned for the community vote!! * With it being Halloween tomorrow, it's fitting that our tenth finalist in the I Love My BlackBerry video contest center around Zombies! As chosen by the CrackBerry community in our...

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Problems With The WiFi On Your BlackBerry Storm2?!?

Problems With The WiFi On Your BlackBerry Storm2?!?

* Update - It seems that now at this point if you're suffering from this issue, simply resending the service books may fix it (without need to call in and change plans). Try that first before you spend anytime waiting on the phone! Dig into the forums at the links below for more details. * If you listened to the CrackBerry podcast recently you would have heard us make mention of users in...

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New BlackBerry Tour Arriving On Sprint Next Year?!?

New BlackBerry Tour Arriving On Sprint Next Year?!?

A few days ago we gave you a hands on look at the BlackBerry essex, aka Tour2, aka 9650 (maybe). At that time, the details pretty much assumed it was heading to Verizon as soon as feasibly possible, even though the hardware reviewed was not the VZW hardware, but the Sprint version (chrome band around the device vs. the darker VZW color). While none of that has really changed as the essex will...

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BlackBerry App Roundup for October 30th, 2009!

BlackBerry App Roundup for October 30th, 2009!

Happy Halloween everyone! Hope you're all looking forward to a spook-tacular weekend full of treats, goodies, hauntings, and perhaps even a few cool beverages :) We've had another great week here at CrackBerry, and I'm particularly pumped about the arrival of the Storm2. If you haven't checked it out yet, read Kevin's BlackBerry Storm2 Review. Getting back to business, here are the apps...

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Pandora Version 1.1.2 Corrects 5.0 OS Issues; Now Available For Download

Finally, that 26 second song skip issue has been addressed in a new release of Pandora put out a few days ago. 5.0 OS users can now download version 1.1.2 to correct the issue. "Good news - we just put up the new Pandora 1.1.2 update for 5.0 operating systems including Storm 9530 on 5.0 and the new Storm 9550. Other non-5.0 devices will have to wait a few days before it will be available...

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SmrtGuard Now Available Through Indosat In Indonesia And Version 2.01 Release Announcement

We here at CrackBerry have been following SmrtGuard ever since it was in beta form many months ago. While at WES we were in attendence with the makers of SmrtGuard as they signed a deal with Indosat, Indonesia's largest BlackBerry device wireless carrier to white label SmrtGuard and make it available to all of their customers. The day has finally come and now i-Guard (SmrtGuard) has indeed...

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Iris Series Theme in Blue and Pink - 50 Free Copies

[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ] From Ahaz designs comes the very cool Iris Series. Available in both blue and pink, the simple layout of this theme is sure to shine on any device. On the Storm, touch the center button to reveal the application icons. For trackball devices, there is a cool rolling motion for all your apps. The theme is custom from head to toe. Iris is available for...

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Disney Mobile Magic App on the Way for Verizon Customers

Disney Mobile Magic App on the Way for Verizon Customers

I have to say I saw this and definitely think its pretty cool. My mother would have loved to have had this years ago (and I'm sure my father would have hated it). I remember all my trips to Disney World as a kid, running around getting lost and waiting in endless lines for rides and attractions. Disney has just announced their Mobile Magic application that will soon be hitting Verizon's...

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Kanye West Loves His BlackBerry... And Pays The Price!

If only Kanye would have said the words I Love My BlackBerry before Spike Jonze slapped him for not being able to put away his Curve, this could have been a real contender in our I Love My BlackBerry video contest. This is a funny behind the scenes clip and is a bit of good viral marketing for their latest video We Were Once a Fairytale, but what I want to know is... has something like this...

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BeBuzz - Free Version of BerryBuzz - Now Available in BlackBerry App World

The guys at Bellshare have released a free, slimmed down version of the best selling BerryBuzz. BeBuzz (the app had to be renamed since App World doesn't allow 'berry' in the title') lets you customize your device LED with various colors. The app doesn't have the full features of BerryBuzz, but if you are looking for a great free alternative you should definitely check it out. Features include...

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Transitions Theme from Z Man Designs for All Devices

[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ] Z Man Designs hasve outdone themselves yet again and come out with another unique theme for us. Transitions, the newest release from Z Man Designs, offers a clean, extremely functional home screen for users with a look so clean its bound to make you pick it up. This theme offers four fixed categories on the home screen, apps, messaging, media and...

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MailTones For BlackBerry - Take Contol Over Your Email Notifications

MailTones For BlackBerry - Take Contol Over Your Email Notifications

Electric Pocket has been in the buisness of developing BlackBerry applications for a while now. PhoneFace, Flipside MP3 Player and txtForward have been some of their best-selling applications. This time around they are bringing MailTones to the BlackBerry community. MailTones is an alert notification system that allows you to fully customize the alerts you recieve when getting an email. The...

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BlackBerry App World Launched In Indonesia And Singapore!

BlackBerry App World Launched In Indonesia And Singapore!

BlackBerry App World just got a little more worldly yesterday as Research In Motion sent out their press release regarding the availablity of the official app store in Indonesia and Singapore. The version released in these areas will include region specific applications that will appeal to its users. Indonesia specific applications at launch include Taxi Indonesia Dialer, Makan and Caripromo;...

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Research In Motion Sponsoring All Set For The 2009 BlackBerry Developers Conference

The dates are now set in stone. The session catalogs are full. The mobile scheduler has been released in BlackBerry App World. And by now anyone who is cool, has already created their BlackBerry Developers Conference avatar. It's soon time for the second annual BlackBerry Developers Conference to get underway in San Francisco, Ca. The BlackBerry Developers Conference is a great opportuinity to...

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iluvmybb contest: Wild Card! You Choose the 10th Finalist!!!

iluvmybb contest: Wild Card! You Choose the 10th Finalist!!!

Watch All of the Videos And Cast Your Vote Below!!! SURPRISE! And here you thought we were going to be telling you who the tenth finalist in the I Love My BlackBerry Contest is. Nope. This one is on you. Since the final voting for the ultimate grand prize winner and runner-up will be done by the community, we wanted to give everybody a little practice in voting in advance. The judging team...

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Podcast Episode 043: BlackBerry Storm2 Launch Day

Podcast Episode 043: BlackBerry Storm2 Launch Day

It has been a busy few weeks in the BlackBerry World, and somehow between all of the stuff going on in the blogs we fell of our podcast routine (yet again). The BlackBerry Storm2 went on sale today, so we took the event as a reason to fire up Skype and get a CrackBerry podcast recorded. With the BlackBerry Developer Conference coming up soon, the month of November should be busy with podcasts...

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iluvmybb finalist - The BlackBerry Addict

Entry #35 - The BlackBerry Addict | View All Contest Video Submissions >> [ youtube video link for mobile viewing ] * keep in mind we're not announcing the ten finalists in any particular order - 1 more to come! * For many readers, watching our ninth finalist in the I Love My BlackBerry contest will be like looking in the mirror. CrackBerry.com's tag line is The #1 Site for...

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We've checked out Wrath a few times in the past. I just got word that the fast action retro shooter has undergone an extensive update, and v2.0. is now available. The game has come a long way from the initial release with additions such as new boss fights, upgraded graphics and support for BlackBerry play lists that allow you to use your own music for the sound track. Here is a list of changes...

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CrackBerry Contest: Win 1 Of  50 Free BlackBerry Storm2 Unlock Codes From CellUnlock!

BlackBerry Storm2 launch day is here and by now many are picking up their devices from retail locations. The issue we see here is the fact all those devices being currently sold are indeed tied to Verizon while some users may be picking them up to use on a different carrier such as AT&T and T-Mobile. Well, you all know how we do it here at CrackBerry when a new device launches. We like to...

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