Community Review: Street Fighter Alpha for BlackBerry

[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ][This review comes to us from Brian W. If you have any stories/reviews of your own you can send them along to editorial(at)crackberry.com and they may get posted up on the front page] This is big news to Street Fighter and 2D fighting game lovers, Street Fighter is now available for BlackBerry devices! As expected there have been some changes to make the...

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Business travelers appreciate the time it takes to enter contact info from business cards. From your hotel room late at night, or back home after a long trip, it can be a daunting task. ProOnGo Business Card Reader hopes to ease your pain by doing the grunt work for you. Just snap a photo of the card with your device camera, and the information is automatically transcribed and ready to be...

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Contest Winners: Chryom, SmartBCalendar, MiniPaint, Inure and DeToday

Another day, another dollar - another week, another contest. Some more freebies this week to help spread the BlackBerry goodness. More fun in store in the coming weeks, so stay tuned and don't miss out. Thanks to all that entered and congrats to all the winners. If you're a developer / retailer / whateverer and want to run a contest, hit us up at editorial(at)crackberry.com and we'll get you...

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AstraSync for BlackBerry Updated To Version 4.1

At the end of last year, I reviewed an interesting and exciting alternative to the BES Solution called AstraSync. The application offers OTA two-way synchronization of your contacts, calendar and email quickly and easily. A large number of servers are compatible with Exchange AstraSync, including; Open-Xchange, Google Sync, Gmail and CommuniGate Pro. AstraSync was recently updated to version...

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Poll: In Addition To Your BlackBerry, Do You Use Another Device?

<a href="http://polldaddy.com/poll/3217709/">In addition to your BlackBerry, do you use another device?</a><span style="font-size:9px;"><a href="http://...

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BlackBerry Pearl 3G Not Coming To T-Mobile?!?

We've all been patiently waiting for US carriers to make some announcement as to whom among them is going to be launching the BlackBerry Pearl 3G. All the top Canadian carriers have announced it, yet US carriers are holding the information back. One rumor being heard for a while now is that T-Mobile has been noted as passing on the BlackBerry Pearl 3G. I believe Kevin even made reference to...

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$1.5 Million of Prizes to be won in the BlackBerry Partners Fund Super App Developer Challenge! Click for Challenge Details... Calling all current and aspiring BlackBerry Developers...  tomorrow (May 18th) RIM will be having a webcast for developers to help "Boost Your Super App Experience." Whether you're a current BlackBerry developer or want to get started developing for BlackBerry you'll...

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While they are officially available at Future shop and Best Buy's across Canada, it certainly has proven no easy task to find a location that actually has them. Most Future Shop and Best Buy locations have been reporting them "in transit" for the past few days while others, have either already sold out or only have 2-3 available. No worries though, if you really want to order up some summer...

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Review: Jawbone ICON Bluetooth Headset

Jawbone Bluetooth headsets have always been known for their NoiseAssassin feature and great device quality. But they now took it a step further. A few weeks ago they released an update for the Jawbone ICON gives it the ability to stream music and other audio files. It now has A2DP which lets users get any audio regardless of the type, such as from navigation apps or Internet radio stations...

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Exclusive: Widality Talks About the Momentum of Momentem

For those of us who were unable to attend WES, Kevin and the gang did an excellent job of providing in depth coverage; before and after the event. My favourite posts were the BlackBerry Solution Showcases that brought you quick, to-the-point overviews of some really amazing products. The first of the showcase series introduced us to Terry Hughes from Widality; the company behind the call...

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Being from the good ol' USA I really don't know much about cricket, but I know a BlackBerry when I see one. This image has to be one of the best in recent memory for CrackBerry Sightings. Seen here is England's Kevin Pietersen after winning the final of the World Twenty20. In one hand he's sporting the Cricket World Cup, and in the other a Bold 9700. Any way you look at it he's in good shape....

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BlackBerry Theme Roundup for May17th 2010 - 50 Copies of Droidslide to be Won!

Contest: 50 Copies of DroidSlide to be won. Leave a comment! Time again for the theme roundup boys and girls! We're in the process of making a few changes here at Roundup Head Office, tweaking a few things here and there to make it better for you, and gearing up for the weeks and months ahead. If you notice a few changes from what you are used to in the coming weeks, it's all in the name of...

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White Bold 9700 and Fuchsia Curve 8520 Heading to T-Mobile?

  Word on the street is that the Bold 9700 in white and Curve 8520 in fuschia will be landing on T-Mobile in the next few weeks. TmoNews posted the image above showing the white Bold should be arriving on May 26th, while some other intel informs us the newest addition to the 85xx series lineup should be popping up in the next few days. Rogers was the first to snag the new 9700, but if you're...

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Best of Smartphone Experts, 16 May 2010

Live at the Sprint Evo 4G launch party in New York Android updates: Samsung Moment gets Android 2.1, Android 2.1 update for the Droid Eris is rolling out and Android 2.1 leaks out for the Sprint HTC Hero Android 2.2 reportedly runs non-native apps 450 percent faster AT&T BlackBerry Bold 9800 "slider" Available in June...

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Leaked OS: 5.0.0.681 For The BlackBerry Curve 8520

As we mentioned previously, here is the latest leak for the BlackBerry Curve 8520. Enjoy folks, let us know in the comments if you find anything good in it. Back up your data. *OS Disclaimer - Please Read: Keep in mind this is NOT an official release and as such is not supported by RIM or your Carrier. If you choose to install, do so at your own risk and only if you're comfortable in the...

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Leaked OS: 5.0.0.681 For The BlackBerry Curve 8900

Here we go with another. BBLeaks just posted up OS 5.0.0.681 for the BlackBerry Curve 8900. Word is to be on the look out for more coming as well. Next one should be for the BlackBerry Curve 8520. In the meantime, 8900 owners you should all know the drill by now. Backup your data before loading folks. *OS Disclaimer - Please Read: Keep in mind this is NOT an official release and as such is...

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Leaked OS: 5.0.0.681 For The BlackBerry Bold 9000

If you're still rocking a BlackBerry Bold 9000 you get the pleasure of updating your OS today. OS 5.0.0.681 has just showed up in quite a few places. Of course, it's not an official OS so you'll want to make sure you back your data up before loading this one, should things go wrong. *OS Disclaimer - Please Read: Keep in mind this is NOT an official release and as such is not supported by...

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BlackBerry Bold 9650 Now Available from Sprint

A happy Sunday to all the Sprint users that have been waiting on the BlackBerry Bold 9650 to come along, as the device is now available for purchase via the carrier's site. We heard some rumors that it would be out before the scheduled May 23rd release date, and it looks like they held true. You can snag the Bold 9650 for $199 on contract with the included instant savings. Pick out a Simply...

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[ youtube video link for mobile viewing ]One month ago to the day I made a blog post here about the availability of Tank Recon 3D for the BlackBerry Storm2, which is an awesome first person shooter game that puts you in the seat of a tank as you go through various missions shooting down planes, AT guns, tanks and more. When I first made the announcement post about Tank Recon 3D I only posted a...

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