Video: BlackBerry Pearl 8120 and 8220 Flip Compared

A couple weeks back we posted Zara's Video Comparsion of the BlackBerry Bold, Curve 8900 and Storm. The video got a ton of views and Zara's review got a lot of love and feedback. Zara listened to the constructive CrackBerry comments and has returned to the blogs... this time with a quick comparsion of the BlackBerry Pearl 8120 and BlackBerry Pearl Flip 8220. To flip or not to flip, that is...

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OtterBox Impact Series Case for the BlackBerry Bold

CrackBerry member JReel had another busy week on the community video review front, taking a look at both the OtterBox Impact Series case for the BlackBerry Bold as well as the Body Glove Silcon skins. I think JReel is going to have pick up another BlackBerry device or two so he can spread his video review love around a bit more beyond the Bold. Overview: OtterBox Impact Series Case for...

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OS 4.7.0.100 for Storm 9500 Released by Vodafone Greece

OS 4.7.0.100 for Storm 9500 Released by Vodafone Greece

Our friend Marcus over at BlackBerryWorld.eu just let us know that Vodafone Greece has officially released OS 4.7.0.100 for the BlackBerry Storm 9530. I guess this is already considered 'old' seeing as 4.7.0.106 for the 9500 has already leaked, but for those of you waiting for an official update for your Vodafone Storm, this is it! Get OS 4.7.0.100 for the BlackBerry Storm 9500 >>

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Curve 8900 and Pearl Flip 8210 Coming to AT&T Soon

Curve 8900 and Pearl Flip 8210 Coming to AT&T Soon

  * UPDATE: If you're still doubting that the 8900 is coming to AT&T, take a look after the jump for a computer monitor image showing the 8900 SKU on AT&T's systems. * Of the four new next-gen BlackBerry smartphones on the market, AT&T has the Bold but is currently missing the other three - the Pearl Flip (lower end, but still next gen), the Curve 8900 and the Storm. The word...

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CDMA Pearl Flip 8230 Coming to Bell March 6th?

CDMA Pearl Flip 8230 Coming to Bell March 6th?

Our friends at MobileSyrup let us know earlier this week that the BlackBerry Pearl Flip 8230 will be coming to Bell on Friday, March 6th and will be available in both Black and Pink stylings at launch. No word yet on pricing, and I'm sure the in-your-hands date may vary by a couple, but at least we know it should be launching soon and for cheap! [ Source ]

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BlackBerry 8900 App Roundup for Friday the 13th, 2009!

BlackBerry 8900 App Roundup for Friday the 13th, 2009!

With the 9300 rumors and details floating around these days, I thought I'd do a special roundup this week for what will be the 9300's younger (eermmm...I guess that would be older!) brother... The BlackBerry 8900. Yes, I know there's no 3G, but there's something about this Berry I just love. If you own an 8900, this roundup covers the best selling apps for the BlackBerry 8900. Time to show...

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CONTEST: 20 Free Copies of RepliGo Reader to be Won!

Just Login to CrackBerry.com and Leave a Comment to this Blog Post and you are Entered to Win a FREE Copy of RepliGo PDF Reader! Last week our CrackBerry software reviewer Ryan Blundell took a spin on Cerience's RepliGo Reader for BlackBerry smartphones. If you're less the reading type and more into watching, the good folks at Cerience put together a video walk through of RepliGo Reader...

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Podcast Episode 032: Live from NYC!!

Podcast Episode 032: Live from NYC!!

Here it is CrackBerry Podcast listeners... THIS IS THE SPECIAL EDITION SHOW WE'VE BEEN WAITING FOR! It took us 32 episodes to make it happen, but in this show we hit two BIG milestones: 1. Craig and I record together in person! 2. We have an employee of Research in Motion on the show as a guest!! We recorded this on Wednesday in a hotel room on the 43 floor of the...

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Canadian BlackBerry Beta Testers Needed!

Canadian BlackBerry Beta Testers Needed!

  * UPDATE: What an overwhelming response!! The company now has a huge amount of Beta testers. The developer sends a BIG THANK YOU to everyone who responded. Due to the sheer volume of volunteers not everyone will be contacted by the developer. We'll be disabling comments on this post now. * Any Canadian BlackBerry users in the house? If so, your help is needed. Read the details below from...

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Grayonic Storm & Droid 2.0/BB OSX for the 8900

Grayonic Storm & Droid 2.0/BB OSX for the 8900

Among new themes made from the latest version of Plazmic, Corey Visto has released Grayonic for the Storm as well as Droid 2.0 & BB OSX for the 8900.  Corey does great work on all his themes and these are no different.  If you have a Storm or an 8900 and have been waiting patiently for a great theme - to ease your eyes, here are some to get you started.  I'm excited that both these...

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Review: BodyGuardz for BlackBerry

Review: BodyGuardz for BlackBerry

If you want to maintain your BlackBerry’s sexiness, you have to keep it protected. It brings a tear to my eye to see true BlackBerry abuse. Some scratches and nicks are one thing, but when a BlackBerry looks like it was dragged by horse through town is just awful. As soon as I purchased my Curve almost a year ago, I bought a black skin to protect it. It added some bulk to the device, as far...

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BlackBerry Curve 8350i: OS 4.6.1.128 Now Available

BlackBerry Curve 8350i: OS 4.6.1.128 Now Available

You may remember last week that Kevin posted a letter from Sprint saying a new OS was coming for the 8350i. As the letter predicted, the new official OS has been launched. Original details of the letter: We've seen several posts on Crackberry discussing Sprint's BlackBerry Curve 8350i. We wanted to share the information below with you for your readers. Sprint is working very closely...

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Stay Warm with Bplay's New Animated Beachfront Theme

If mid-February weather has you thinking it's time for a vacation, you'll love the latest animated theme to be released by Bplay: Everyone needs a break during the hectic workday, and what better image to gaze upon than a tropical surfside. Gentle, animated waves from the clear turquoise ocean gives this scene just the right dose of serenity. Whether your vacation spot of fancy is Miami...

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Leaked: OS 4.7.0.106 for the Storm 9500 and OS 4.7.0.103 for the Storm 9530

What the frack?! Two Storm OS updates at once! OS 4.7.0.106 has been leaked for the BlackBerry Storm 9500, and OS 4.7.0.103 has hit us for the 9530. * Keep in mind these are NOT official releases, so install at your own risk and only if you're comfortable with doing so. If you've never installed an OS beta before be sure to dive into the CrackBerry forums and read all of our tutorials. Follow...

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RIM BlackBerry Sync Pod for Storm Review: Syncin’ in Style

RIM BlackBerry Sync Pod for Storm Review: Syncin’ in Style

The official name of the Research In Motion (RIM) syncing and charging cradle for the Storm is the BlackBerry Sync Pod, though the accessory does much more than merely sync data between a smartphone and a PC. The BlackBerry Sync Pod also charges your Storm and acts as a cradle for better screen positioning while watching video clips or listening to music. And it automatically puts your...

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White BlackBerry Pearl Flip Spotted!

White BlackBerry Pearl Flip Spotted!

It seems the BlackBerry Pearl Flip may soon be making an appearance in all white. The picture above was snapped (by me) from a powerpoint slide that made its way into a RIM presentation on BES 5.0. Looks good!! One more slightly zoomed in shot after the jump. Apologies on the blur factor... I think I need to invest in a better camera soon!

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T-Mobile Launches the BlackBerry Curve 8900!

T-Mobile Launches the BlackBerry Curve 8900!

All of you out there on the big T-Mo have no doubt been waiting... and now the moment has arrived. The BlackBerry Curve 8900 is now available on T-Mobile USA! You can pick it up from T-Mo for $199.99 on a 2-year contract with a $100 mail-in rebate. The 8900 (aka Javelin) has the beloved full QWERTY keyboard, 2.44 inch HVGA+ display, quad band GSM, WiFi and Bluetooth. No 3G on board, but there...

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Get Poynt for the BlackBerry Storm Today!

Get Poynt for the BlackBerry Storm Today!

Poynt will officially release the Storm-ified version of their award-winning local search app this Thursday, but knowing just how much CrackBerry.com Storm addicts are jonesing for compatible apps they have made it available early. Storm owners can visit the url below on their device to get Poynt today: http://m.mypoynt.com/crackberry/storm If you're not familiar with Poynt, be sure to...

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Plazmic 4.7 CDK Shows Up!

Plazmic 4.7 CDK Shows Up!

* Update from Kevin: WARNING - Got word that the version of the 4.7 CDK floating around is actually a fairly early beta compared to what will ultimately get released, which means the themes created off this version could have some very unfriendly impact on the devices installed to. In you wind up with a bricked Berry, remember these instructions. * Yup! That's right, it's time to get your...

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Visual VoiceMail On AT&T Coming Sooner Then Later?

Visual VoiceMail On AT&T Coming Sooner Then Later?

Sure, we have all seen the pictures and read the forums information surrounding Visual Voicemail on BlackBerry devices other than the Storm. At this point it's not a maybe of it is coming but more of a when is it coming situation. BGR posted a sceeenshot from the AT&T online account system and users were also filling the CrackBerry email address full of information about BlackBerry...

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