Hands-On Video: Lewis Hamilton has a BlackBerry Storm!

Lewis Hamilton, you lucky SOB!! Long time readers of CrackBerry.com (and listeners of our podcast) will know I'm a HUGE Formula 1 fan, so it hurts just that much more to see Vodafone McLaren-Mercedes driver (and this season's F1 Championship points leader) Lewis Hamilton rocking a BlackBerry Storm. The last we spotted Lewis on the blogs with a BlackBerry he was rock'n a Curve, so I'm SURE he...

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CMO of Vodafone Talks BlackBerry Storm 9500!

Excellent Video! Above you can watch Vodafone's Chief Marketing Officer, Frank Rovekamp, weigh in with his two cents (more like £3!!) on Rearch in Motion's new BlackBerry Storm. Clarification: by "launched today" he doesn't meaned "available today," so don't get too excited (this was posted on October 8th at the Vodafone Labs site). Watch the vid!! Looking for more Storm coverage? Go Here!

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CrackBerry Nation Loves Lindsay Lohan & Her Bold!

CrackBerry Nation Loves Lindsay Lohan & Her Bold!

Well, I can't say that all of CrackBerry nation loves Lindsay Lohan, but a lot of you sure do. My inbox was flooded yesterday afternoon/evening from loyal readers sending in these images of Lohan that were taken Tuesday in LA when she went walking around the town with her BB let loose for all to see. No wonder she attracted the attention of the paparazzi - I'm sure they were all busting...

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Talk Up A Storm #4 - Heat Up The Storm!

Talk Up A Storm #4 - Heat Up The Storm!

October 8th will go down as a HUGE day for the BlackBerry Storm... even I'm *almost* getting sick of reading about it (mission accomplished RIM et al!!). But in case you're one of those CrackBerry Addicts still longing for more, after the jump you can read the contents of this week's edition of Talk Up a Storm. This is the internal mailer that is going out every Wednesday to Verizon...

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Corey Visto Glass X Theme

Corey Visto Glass X Theme

With new beta versions of Plazmic combined with new devices like the Bold, its good to see that not everyone has moved on to making themes only for newer OS versions and devices.  Corey Visto has cranked out another great clean theme - Glass X.  Available in both Icon, Today and Zen versions, Glass X keeps the sleek banner and design that all of Corey's themes are known for.  The icons a...

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Bell Set To Take the World By Storm Too!

Bell Set To Take the World By Storm Too!

Any Bell subscribers in the house? Good News! Though they're a little late to the game, Bell has announced the coming of the BlackBerry Storm. Now Canucks North of the border officially have two choices -- Telus and Bell -- from which to purchase RIM's first touchscreen BlackBerry when it becomes available. I've been handing my money over to Robbers Rogers for years now... am I gonna have...

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BlackBerry Storm Hands-On Reviews!

BlackBerry Storm Hands-On Reviews!

The BlackBerry Storm's official press release crossed the wire at 12:01am on October 8th, and at the same time three hands-on reviews of the BlackBerry Storm went live on the net. As it turns out, there was a special press event in NYC on October 1st where the lucky few in attendance were permitted to get some hands-on time with the Storm and get their embargoed reviews ready for the...

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BIG OOPS: Vodafone Storm Webpage Shows iPhone Love?!

BIG OOPS: Vodafone Storm Webpage Shows iPhone Love?!

Update: Looks like Vodafone pulled the messed up page for now. Good Thinking. * WTF?! This sucks. Rene Ritchie, editor of our sibling site TheiPhoneBlog.com, is NEVER gonna let me live this down. Never Ever. Turns out some soon-to-be fired bloke (likely an iPhone fanboy) working for Vodafone or one of the marketing agencies they contract with totally fraked up on the graphics used on...

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BlackBerry Storm Officially Coming To Telus!

BlackBerry Storm Officially Coming To Telus!

Back in early August we brought word that Telus would be getting the BlackBerry Storm and today it is official (we originally thought Telus may get an exclusive on it, but that's not the case anymore - think Rogers or Bell as your alternative but we're still waiting on official word). They've now launched a microsite so you can sign-up for updates and catch a glimpse of this beautfy (...

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Press Release: BlackBerry Takes the World by Storm with Verizon Wireless and Vodafone

BlackBerry Takes the World by Storm with Verizon Wireless and Vodafone BlackBerry Storm Delivers the Full Power of the BlackBerry Platform on the World's Leading Networks with the World's First "Clickable" Touch-Screen Smartphone BASKING RIDGE, NEW JERSEY and NEWBURY, ENGLAND and WATERLOO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 8, 2008) - Verizon Wireless, Vodafone Group (NYSE:VOD)(LSE:VOD) and...

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BlackBerry Storm: Official Press Release, Hands-On Initial Reviews, Websites Launched and More!!!

Wow. I don't even know where to begin. Fall asleep on the couch for an hour, wake up just after midnight and the Internet has gone BlackBerry Storm'n mad!!! You now have a WHACK LOAD of information about the BlackBerry Storm to browse through and digest... it's crazy, and it's good. Dive into it: Official BlackBerry Storm Press Release >> Official BlackBerry Storm PDF Document >...

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Vodafone Website BlackBerry Storm Tour!

Vodafone Website BlackBerry Storm Tour!

If you haven't seen the BlackBerry Storm tour up on Vodafone's website yet, check it out now!!! Warning: like all of the Storm coverage, this will make you drool. The 360 degree view let's you see the Storm from every angle and you can view a detailed Spec sheet (no WiFi mentioned... we can keep our hopes up and wait and see what the final word is come tomorrow's press release before we...

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BlackBerrius Maximus - part IV - Bold Torture Test

BlackBerrius Maximus - part IV - Bold Torture Test

Ok Ok. BlackBerrius Maximus is GARY's column, not Plevin's, but I had to hi-jack it this week to relay my BlackBerry Bold torture test to y'all. I love my BlackBerry Bold... but I have been pretty hard on it in the blogs, you know, with the buggered browsers it shipped with and the fact NYC hated it. I might be one of the world's biggest BlackBerry fan boys, but that doesn't mean I'll...

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Audience Members of the The View Got Free Pearl Flips!

Audience Members of the The View Got Free Pearl Flips!

WOW. It's not even available for sale in the USA yet, but as of right now there are a bunch of lucky BlackBerry Pearl Flip owners. I just received an email from a CrackBerry reader who tuned into ABC's The View this morning, and was shocked to see the new BlackBerry Pearl Flip Phone be given away as a free gift (with one month's free service) to audience members. Talk about LUCKY. I...

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First Look: BlackBerry Media Sync for Mac!!

First Look: BlackBerry Media Sync for Mac!!

Rejoice Mac + BlackBerry Users! There is now visual proof that the rumors RIM is finally going to start releasing apps for Mac users are true. Boy Genius got his hands on an early version of BlackBerry Media Sync for Mac and posted some screen captures. It's basic, but it works on a Mac so no complaints here! Click on over for more images. Now we just need Desktop Manager for Mac....

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New Girly Girl Look for the BlackBerry Pearl 8110!

New Girly Girl Look for the BlackBerry Pearl 8110!

* Update: They're in STOCK!!! I'm getting emails from AT&T dealers saying the Pink and White Pearl is arriving. Check out another image after the jump of the box! * It looks like RIM is really starting to get the hang of the consumer market! Check out the image above of the new BlackBerry Pearl 8110 color combo coming to AT&T. No word on exact availability yet (likely very soon), but...

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Podcast Episode 023: BlackBerry World Gone Wild!

Podcast Episode 023: BlackBerry World Gone Wild!

Seriously, is just me or does it seem like the BlackBerry World has gone out of control in the past few days? We cover it all on this week's podcast, minus the three new Storm videos that surfaced literally minutes after we finished recording the show. I guess them's the breaks. Enjoy the show!! Listen to CrackBerry.com Podcast: Episode 023 Our Podcast Feed >>...

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Unique Themes From Elecite!

Unique Themes From Elecite!

Everybody loves new themes for their BlackBerry right? Of course ya do, but did any of ya's reach the point where the "typical" style of themes just are not doing it for you any more? I know I have. Enter elecite and their serious collection of premium themes. Some of you will remember elecite from when the Bold was first announced. They had one of the hottest Bold -"esque" themes out...

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BlackBerry Storm Commercial Airs on CBS!

OMG... this is honestly getting ridiculous...but who cares.. it's AWESOME. [ via Engadget ]

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New Video: Verizon BlackBerry Storms Hits the Streets!

Not to be outdone by Vodafone's BlackBerry Commercial, Verizon has taken the BlackBerry Storm to the streets!!!  [ via BGR ]

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