RIM Confirms Dash Navigation Acquisition

RIM Confirms Dash Navigation Acquisition

After an article was published by GPS Business News, rumors aplenty flew across the internet yesterday regarding the possible acquisiton RIM had recently completed or was in the process aquiring Dash Navigation. Dash Navigation was falling on some rough times with their LBS offerings and while the services were great, Dash just simply could not push the units out there door despite having...

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BlackBerry Tour Spec Sheet Leaked

BlackBerry Tour Spec Sheet Leaked

While we are all patiently waiting for the BlackBerry Tour to launch on Verizon and other CDMA carriers, the good folks over at Mobile Syrup have posted up the spec sheet for the BlackBerry Tour sent into them from some tipsters on the "east coast" which of course, looking at the spec sheet is Canada considering its Bell documentation. This isn't the first sign of Bell promo material for...

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ÜberTwitter Beta 3 Update Coming Soon

ÜberTwitter Beta 3 Update Coming Soon

The good folks over at ÜberTwitter have been hard at work on their latest version of their Twitter client. This time around the list of bug fixes is again huge as they are listening to the users. However, this time around ÜberTwitter may be bring with it some unwelcomed changes. First, the what some may consider bad news. ÜberTwitter will now be coming in two different flavours, a paid...

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AstraSync 3.0.16 - Easily Connect To An ActiveSync Server

AstraSync 3.0.16 - Easily Connect To An ActiveSync Server

AstraSync has just been updated to version 3.0.16 and includes some great features.  If you haven't heard of it before, Astrasync is a great piece of software that allows you to sync any BlackBerry device with an ActiveSync enabled server.  This allows for two-way synchronization of email, calendar and contact data without a BES, making it a great option for a small business on a budget, or...

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Palm Pre Gets Reviewed

The embargoes have lifted and the first reviews of the Palm Pre are alreading filling up the internet. Smartphone Experts' Editor-in-Chief, Dieter Bohn, has already spent a ton of time on the device, and I highly recommend anyone who is interested in learning more about Palm's entry back into the smartphone market to check out his Palm Pre Review. The video above will give you a great...

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Verizon Officially Announces the BlackBerry Pearl Flip 8230

Verizon Officially Announces the BlackBerry Pearl Flip 8230

Ok Ok...I know there's probably a larger contingent of Verizon subscribers reading this that would rather see Verizon issue the press release about the BlackBerry Tour 9630 over the BlackBerry Pearl Flip 8230, but today it's the 3G-enabled Flip that gets the spotlight. It's going to hit stores on June 19th. See full press release below. Anybody out there going to pick this baby up? Press...

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BlackBerry Tour In Esquire Photoshoot?!?

BlackBerry Tour In Esquire Photoshoot?!?

* Update from Kevin: This is fun. Scroll down (after the story break) and we have recreated the towel shot with a Curve 8900 and Tour 9630 side by side. It's definitely a Curve 8900 in the photo above (the angle at which the bottom of the phone slopes in is a bit longer/sharper and the keyboard frets are missing - that is a spaced out keyboard) but it's easy to see how it could be confused,...

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Official Wordpress BlackBerry App Confirmed

Official Wordpress BlackBerry App Confirmed

I have spoke about this before once or twice before mainly because I think with the amount of blog owners that just happen to be BlackBerry owners as well, this would be a great application if done right. Well, it seems part of my hopes and dreams for this app becoming a reality are that much closer as Matt Mullenweg, founding developer of Wordpress has confirmed at WordCamp in San Francisco...

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Free "Don't Be Bored" Application

Free "Don't Be Bored" Application

During one of my late night very early morning blogging sessions, I decided to take a break from writing up an article and check on my twitter account and see if anything new was going on. I came across a tweet by one of my followers @BBHacker who had just posted a link to an application he had created entitled "Don't Be Bored." The title alone interested me so I downloaded it and...

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Rogers Targets Heavy Data Users

Rogers Targets Heavy Data Users

Ok, so maybe the title is a little misleading as it does not indicate where Rogers is targeting these "Heavy Users" but quite clearly it's their wallets. Our friends over at TiPB have posted some interesting news coming out of the Rogers camp via iPhoneInCanada. According to the information, Rogers is intending on launching a new $150/15GB data plan which needless to point out is just...

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CrackBerry App Store Client Out of Beta - 20% Off Sale!!

CrackBerry App Store Client Out of Beta - 20% Off Sale!!

GRAND OPENING SALE: Save 20% on ALL Apps and Themes purchased through the CrackBerry App Store client until June 16th! Use coupon code APPSTORE. * Note: If you have a previous version of the CrackBerry App Store beta installed, it is best to delete that version before reinstalling this latest version. This will solve the issues that some users have experienced while upgrading from beta...

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Seidio Innocase 360 for the BlackBerry Bold Video Review

Innocase 360 for the BlackBerry Bold now Available @ ShopCrackBerry.com >> Our pal JReel is back with another video on the Seidio Innocase 360 for the BlackBerry Bold, this time following up on his first impressions with a more in-depth review. This case is now available from ShopCrackBerry.com, and comes in a variety of colors including black, blue, burgandy and pink. You can...

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Verizon BlackBerry Pearl Flip Trickling to Stores

Verizon BlackBerry Pearl Flip Trickling to Stores

Member shotsiekid just posted some photos of a (dummy) Verizon BlackBerry Pearl Flip in the CrackBerry forums that were taken at a Verizon store. According to his source, the marketing materials and actual devices are beginning to filter into retail locations and the release date should be just around the corner. You can jump over to the forums for another photo and to discuss. Thanks...

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What Would You Do for a Palm Pre Contest Winning Entries

The Palm Pre is set to go on sale in limited quantities this Saturday morning in the US, and as you might expect, the prejects (errr.. preverts... what do we call them again?!) over at our sibling site PreCentral.net are getting pretty damn excited for its release. Following up on the success of our What Would You Do for a BlackBerry Storm? contest, PreCentral held a WWYD For a Palm Pre...

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Poynt Updated Now With White Pages Integration

Poynt Updated Now With White Pages Integration

While at WES we had the chance to speak with some reps from Multiplied Media and they described to us some of the new features coming to their already-great application, Poynt. A few weeks later, the time has now come where we can put some of these new features to use! Poynt has been updated and now includes WhitePages integration which allows you to do reverse phone number look ups as well...

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Mechanism Premium Theme From Elecite

Mechanism Premium Theme From Elecite

Elecite is back with another sweet looking theme. Mechanism is the latest out the shop and it looks mighty sweet on all devices it supports, including the BlackBerry Bold, 8900 and Storm. With a nice futuristic look to it and 4 static buttons right on the home screen as well as 7 user customizable ones, if flashy themes are your thing this is one too check out. A word of warning though for...

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BlackBerry Bold And 8900 Price Cut On AT&T

BlackBerry Bold And 8900 Price Cut On AT&T

Upset AT&T killed off their $199.99 refurbished Bold deal? Just buy a brand new 8900 and pay $199.99 for it? Then you might want to reach out to AT&T customer service and give them a call. Today they have cut the Bold from $299.99 down to $199.99 and their brand new BlackBerry Curve 8900 from $199.99 down to $149.99, so if you were holding out for either device no better time then...

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Orange UK Launches 8900 Curve For Prepaid Services!

Orange UK Launches 8900 Curve For Prepaid Services!

There has been plenty of talk across the pond and here in North America as well regarding BlackBerry devices heading towards more availability on pre paid services. Orange UK has increased their options having previously only offered Pay As You Go services on the BlackBerry 8120, which began at the beginning of this year, but have now made it official that they will indeed also be offering the...

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BlackBerry Tour Promo Material Arrives At Bell!

BlackBerry Tour Promo Material Arrives At Bell!

Just in case there were any doubters out there that the BlackBerry Tour wasn't close to being launched, this should put things to rest. BGR posted up the above materials which have been showing up in some Bell locations. Sadly, no release date is accompanied with the material but it's a sure hint that the time is drawing closer. Two more pics after the jump which outline the specs for the...

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Premium Robotika Theme For BlackBerry Storm

Premium  Robotika Theme For BlackBerry Storm

    We get loads of emails about new themes to review and feature in the blogs, and we try out best to pick out the coolest and most unique. I had no trouble at all picking this one as it is the first of its kind, and one of the coolest themes I've ever seen.  Robotika is a premium theme for the BlackBerry Storm 9500 & 9530 that allows you to create your own robot on the homescreen based...

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