Storm Contest Winning Entry #2 of 10 - So Long Palm!

Storm Contest Winning Entry #2 of 10 - So Long Palm!

The SECOND of TEN WINNERS in our What Would You Do for a BlackBerry Storm? Contest! We debuted our first of ten winners yesterday in the what What Would Would You Do for a BlackBerry Storm? Contest with an example of extreme brand loyalty. T.J.'s BlackBerry Storm tattoo set the bar high for just how far CrackBerry Nation is willing to go to get their hands on a FREE BlackBerry (plus win...

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PhoneFace - Speed Dialin' and Profilin' for your BlackBerry

PhoneFace - Speed Dialin' and Profilin' for your BlackBerry

When you hear the name Electric Pocket, what's the first thing you think of? Applications like Flipside, Ringo Ringtone Manager or FindMe for Facebook right? Well, try this one on for size; PhoneFace. PhoneFace takes attaching images to contacts one step further...well, maybe two steps. You're able to assign images found on your Berry, your Micro SD or even images from your contact's...

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Yet Another Vodafone Storm Video....

This video with Vodafone UK's Consumer Director, Ian Shepherd, isn't all that exciting, but since we've pretty much been batting 1000 when it comes to posting every BlackBerry Storm video that pops up on the net I figured we'd better work this one in too! [ via BBNews ]

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Rogers is Ready for the Holidays!

Rogers is Ready for the Holidays!

Back before Halloween we dropped some pictures on the blogs (thanks Treatz!) of the Pearl Flip and Rogers 8320 "dummy phones" hitting Rogers dealers, and on November 3rd brought official word from Rogers of the Pearl Flip's debut. Since then, we've now seen the BlackBerry 8320 launch, which isn't a huge deal if you're waiting for the Curve 8900, but is exciting if you're looking RIGHT...

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VZW Storm Challenge this Thursday in Time Square

VZW Storm Challenge this Thursday in Time Square

BGR dropped word of this over the weekend, but in my CrackBerry Storm Contest daze it fell of my radar before I got to posting it... If you're in NYC this Thursday be sure to make your way over to Time Square for your chance to win a BlackBerry Storm in game-show style. All you need to do is climb inside Verizon's ginormous BlackBerry Storm wind chamber and grab for lucky winning...

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Jason Bradbury on the Storm's Media Credentials

Oops! Forgot to post this one early... thanks to everyone who emailed in telling us to get it up. When it comes to BlackBerry smartphones, I think this guy gets nearly as excited as I do!

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Live Storm BlackBerry 101 @ BlackBerry.com

Live Storm BlackBerry 101 @ BlackBerry.com

RIM just put up a cool interactive BlackBerry Storm BlackBerry 101 page over at BlackBerry.com (try saying that three times fast) as well as a BlackBerry Storm Support page. If want to discover more about the Storm's features or are looking for help or have specific questions about the capabilities of the device, you'll want to check these pages out!

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Jason Bradbury on the Storm's Messaging Capabilities

I swear this guy must have a microphone taped right to the Storm. I don't recall the "click" being quite as loud as these vids make it out to be.

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Jason Bradbury on the Storm's "Clickable" Touchscreen

MUST-WATCH VIDEO! This guy is just awesome. Take a look :-)

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Storm Contest Winning Entry #1 of 10 - the Ultimate Tattoo!

Storm Contest Winning Entry #1 of 10 - the Ultimate Tattoo!

The FIRST of TEN WINNERS in our What Would You Do for a BlackBerry Storm? Contest! Within the over 3,000 entries received for the the What Would You Do for a BlackBerry Storm? contest, a popular theme of entry that emerged was extreme brand loyalty, or in other words, showing off your love for BlackBerry and/or CrackBerry for the whole world to see. Enter the tattoo. Nothing screams...

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Around SPE - 9 Nov 2008

Around SPE - 9 Nov 2008

This week's Around SPE is sponsored by the the TiPb iPhone Accessory Store, which has long been your best source for iPhone accessories. A lot of iPhone 3G upgraders were left out in the cold when their car chargers turned out to not be compatible, but they've got plenty that are, not to mention plenty of headphones that are a step up compared to the standard white budsLast week both CrackBerry...

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New Verizon BlackBerry Storm Commercial!

Verizon BlackBerry Storm commercial part two... he uses the device. Take note though... at 4 seconds in a message pops up that reads "Screen images simulated." Now this unit looks snappy... if it can be that quick for realz when the Storm is released then I'll take three please. Game on Verizon!! Thanks Scott!

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New and Updated Themes from Bplay

New and Updated Themes from Bplay

Our pals at Bplay had a busy week, releasing an all-new theme as well as updating two of our existing favorites to now include BlackBerry Bold versions... In the new column is iBerry Neo and iBerry Neo Zen. The icon version is available for all 8100, 8300, and 8800 series devices, and Zen is also available for the 8200 and 9000 series. It's a pretty cool theme, or as Bplay puts it, you...

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President Elect Obama Needs a BlackBerry Bold!

President Elect Obama Needs a BlackBerry Bold!

Pictured Above... Senator Barack Obama, BlackBerry 8700 on hip, in his Chicago hotel room on November 4th as he waits to find out if people will soon be referring to him as President Elect Obama. We all know how that turned out! But SERIOUSLY. Now that Barack Obama is going to be the President of the United States of America, I think it's MANDATORY that he should upgrade to the BlackBerry...

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Update: BlackBerry Storm Contest Winners Selected!!

Update: BlackBerry Storm Contest Winners Selected!!

Contest Winners Selected! Stay Tuned to See Them In Action! Wow. Now that was TOUGH. Over 3,000 cracked-out entries were submitted to CrackBerry.com's What Would You Do for a BlackBerry Storm? Contest and narrowing it down to only ten deserving winners was difficult! Seriously, I wish we had 3,000 new BlackBerry Smartphones to giveaway, as you all really deserve one (RIM.. Verizon... if...

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Introducing Datepedia for BlackBerry Smartphones

Introducing Datepedia for BlackBerry Smartphones

Launched today by Mobatech, creators of the Mobile Bartender for BlackBerry (one of my favorite apps!), comes Datepedia, a simple and useful application that ensures you'll never ever miss out on an important date again. From Mobatech: Datepedia for BlackBerry Smartphones National holidays, religious holidays, sporting events and more! With Datepedia, users have instant access to the...

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Video: BBC World News on the Vodafone BlackBerry Storm

This one includes a solid interview with Al Russel, head of Mobile Internet for Vodafone. If you watch till the very, very end you'll hear how those with untrianed "fat fingers" could have issue with the BlackBerry Storm.

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Video: CNN on the Vodafone BlackBerry Storm Launch!

Just to mix things up a bit...here's a clip from CNN covering the Storm's launch in London yesterday. I'm a HUGE Formula 1 fan, so it pangs me everytime I see the recently-crowned 2008 Formula 1 World Champion Lewis Hamilton with his Storm in hand. Congrats on Championship Lewis...but damn you... I want my Storm! :-)

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BlackBerry Software Roundup for November 7th, 2008!

BlackBerry Software Roundup for November 7th, 2008!

Whooooeeee! How about all of the Storm news this past week!? Seems like with each passing day there's more and more info on the device, from manuals, to pre-order info and more. Along those lines I'm noticing that we're slowly getting more and more apps into our store compatible with the 9000 series. So, when you finally 'crack' and pick up your Storm, we'll have software titles waiting here...

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Video: Stuff.tv Goes Hands-On with the BlackBerry Storm!!

This is getting insane, but I LOVES IT. Now we have a BlackBerry Storm preview by Stuff.tv. I tell ya, whoever thought up the Vodafone BlackBerry Storm bus idea should get a raise, because they are getting a ton of coverage out of this. Now if only the bus would jump the pond!! :-)

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