BlackBerry Remote Stereo Gateway Only $49.95!

BlackBerry Remote Stereo Gateway Only $49.95!

Been eyeing up the BlackBerry Remote Stereo Gateway? NOW IS THE TIME TO BUY. It retails for $89.99 at ShopBlackBerry.com, but at ShopCrackBerry.com our already low price of $69.95 has been further SLASHED to just $49.95! If you're not familiar with the BBRSG, it allows you to wirelessly listen to music from your stereo-Bluetooth equipped BlackBerry over your home sound system. You can...

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Iron Man and Indiana Jones are BlackBerry Users!

Iron Man and Indiana Jones are BlackBerry Users!

The Two Big Stars of the Two Biggest Movies in theatres right now are BlackBerry Users! It's good to see that both Robert Downey Jr. (Iron Man) and Harrison Ford (Indiana Jones) are currently rocking BlackBerry Curves! I'm sure most of HollyWood will be following in John Mayer's footsteps and switching up to BlackBerry Bolds soon. We also have a bunch of free Iron Man Wallpapers and...

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BlackBerry Software Roundup for May 23rd, 2008!

BlackBerry Software Roundup for May 23rd, 2008!

What a week. I think the WES hangover is still in effect and some of us are still 'coming down'. Anyone else out there jones-ing for a new BOLD? This week there's lots of new, updated and cool BlackBerry Software to check, so lets get started! New BlackBerry Software: xFit: Fitness on Your BlackBerry, MediaPOP for Audio & Video Attachments, Indiana Jones Game, Babe Blocks for...

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BlackBerry Roadmap: Eyecandy Slides to Drool At!

BlackBerry Roadmap: Eyecandy Slides to Drool At!

Our buds at BBCool got their hands on some BlackBerry Roadmap Slides, and while most of the information is old hat there are a couple of things to get excited about, including new Premium BlackBerry Wired Headphones (due out this summer) and a screenshot of BlackBerry Media Sync transfering iTunes music onto a BlackBerry Bold. There's also a good shot of what web pages rendered on the...

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Indian Government Gets the OK From RIM To Monitor BlackBerry Network

Indian Government Gets the OK From RIM To Monitor BlackBerry Network

The saga continues?... or perhaps it is coming to an end. News came out today that RIM has backed down and will be allowing the Indian government to monitor the BlackBerry network in India. The only concession RIM received from the Indian government was a promise that it won't be held liable if there's a leak of users' personal information. A promise? I certainly hope it's more iron-clad than...

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Dear Berry: HELP!!!

Dear Berry: HELP!!!

Dear Berry, My boyfriend and I are both fairly technical and LOVE new and shiny electronic toys. We spend as much time with our BBs as we do with each other, if not more. But something happened.... We decided together that we wouldn't take our BBs to a funeral we had to attend yesterday. In addition, we decided we wouldn't take our BBs to a formal dinner with high level political officials...

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Software Review: xPlayer BlackBerry Entertainment Solution

Software Review: xPlayer BlackBerry Entertainment Solution

What’s the most popular word for members of this site? BlackBerry! Okay, what’s the second most popular word? FREE!! We all try to find applications to augment our already powerful Berrys, and hope that we find some free ones. Granted, there are some fantastic “premium” media players out there, but I thought I’d give attention to a free multimedia player. Shape Services offers a free...

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Tungle: Free Outlook Plugin for BlackBerry Users

The newly released Tungle app is an exciting new Outlook plugin. With it you can use your BlackBerry to coordinate meetings between anyone, across multiple platforms. Any BlackBerry user will be able to easily manage and schedule meetings with this new plugin. Tungle will allow users to receive a Tungle meeting invite with a link. Simply click the link to launch a BlackBerry browser session to...

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BlackBerry Bold..err Goldfinger Coming to Italy in July?!

BlackBerry Bold..err Goldfinger Coming to Italy in July?!

Stefano from BBWorld.info sent in an excited-email earlier today letting us know the BlackBerry Bold should be coming to Telecom Italia Mobile (TIM) the second week of July. Pricing looks to be on the hefty side, with a model chart listing the 9000 at 450 / 500 Euros depending on the contract length. At today's conversion rates €450 is $710USD (ouch!). However, the same chart lists the 8800...

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WES 2008 Schwag Giveaway!!!!! Win Big!

WES 2008 Schwag Giveaway!!!!! Win Big!

You didn't think I'd come home from WES 2008 empty handed did you? Before the event came to an end I made a final sprint around the Solutions Showcase and gathered up all of the Schwag I could carry and pack into my suitcase.  Luckily, I packed light so I'd have lots of room to bring home the goods so we could give it away to our loyal members!! WES 2008 Schwag Giveaway Contest Details ...

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First Hands On BlackBerry Bold vs. iPhone Comparison

It was painful to do, but for the sake of the Smartphone World I sent my eBay BlackBerry Bold 9000 onto Dieter at our sister site theiPhoneBlog.com to have some fun with. What's the result? Following up on the web's first in-depth Review of the BlackBerry Bold we now have the web's first BlackBerry Bold vs. iPhone Comparison. Earlier this week CNet ran a story where RIM's coCEO Mike...

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Best of WES 2008 - Cracky Awards Show

Best of WES 2008 - Cracky Awards Show

WES 2008 is now over and that means one thing...time to do our CrackBerry.com Best of WES 2008 Awards! And just like last year, the Crackies are given out in important categories such as Busiest Booth, Best Schwag, Every BlackBerry Addict is Gonna Buy One of These, If I Ran a BES I'd Want It!, The No Brainer, and More! Let the Award Show begin! Welcome to CrackBerry.com's Best of WES...

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BlackBerry Gains While US Consumer Mobile Sales Decline

BlackBerry Gains While US Consumer Mobile Sales Decline

Anybody who pays attention to the BlackBerry World would know that the BlackBerry brand is rocking right now and that sales are on fire... but for those of you who want more than fanboy rhetoric just take a look at the most recent findings by the NDP Group. While US consumer mobile phone sales have declined by 22% in the first quarter of 2008, RIM's BlackBerry sales have maintained steady...

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iVista Premium Theme for BlackBerry Pearl, Curve and 88xx

iVista Premium Theme for BlackBerry Pearl, Curve and 88xx

Here ya go theme lovers, this one is SLICK. Z Man Themes, who has already brought the CrackBerry Community a number of cool free themes, has introduced their first Premium BlackBerry Theme, iVista. The iVista theme is created in the standard icon format, but creativity and attention to detail have given it a truly unique look. As you can tell from the images, the top row of shortcuts are...

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The Basics of BlackBerry Themes

The Basics of BlackBerry Themes

One of the most common things people with a new BlackBerry device ask is “how do I change my theme? In this tutorial we will go over everything from start to finish – finding themes, checking compatibility with your device, setup and even what to do if you accidentally “brick” or “nuke” your device. Your BlackBerry ships with a few themes pre-installed, but you can find hundreds for free, as...

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Name the BlackBerry 9000 Contest Winner!

Name the BlackBerry 9000 Contest Winner!

Remember the Guess the Name of this Device Contest? Despite over 200 entries and 300 name suggestions, NOBODY guessed that the BlackBerry 9000 would ultimately be named the BlackBerry Bold. But in true CrackBerry.com fashion, we're going to award a contest winner anyways... and since nobody guessed the actual name the 9000 launched under, we're going to pick the first person on the...

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Watch BlackBerry Training Videos on your BlackBerry

Watch BlackBerry Training Videos on your BlackBerry

Martin from BlackBerry Made Simple joined us on our first Special Edition WES 2008 Podcast to tell us about their new breakthrough product, but in case you missed it, here it is again (it's worth repeating!). BBMS are re-producing and re-sizing their Critically Acclaimed Training Videos so they will look and sound great right on BlackBerry Smartphones. All the newly sized videos have screen...

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T-Mobile BlackBerry Bold and Kickstart by August 1st?!

T-Mobile BlackBerry Bold and Kickstart  by August 1st?!

TmoNews says to take this with a "grain of salt", but the word is that T-Mobile is to have a whopping 16 device launches between June 16th and August 1st. Of interest to BlackBerry users, both the Bold & KickStart are on the list! Curve updates (OS4.5) are also slated. [ Source ]

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Eight Blackberry Applications Used by RIM Executives

Eight Blackberry Applications Used by RIM Executives

CIO writer and CB blogger Al Sacco lined up some great face to face time with RIM Executives at WES 2008 and during each interview consistently posed the simple question, What 3rd party apps are you running on your BlackBerry? Weighing in with answers were Jeff McDowell, VP of Global Alliances; David Heit, Director of Software Product Management; and Mr. BlackBerry himself, RIM's President...

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A Look at the AT&T BlackBerry Bold

A Look at the AT&T BlackBerry Bold

There she is. The AT&T BlackBerry Bold is pictured above. Looks pretty standard with the exception of the AT&T wallpaper. I've got to say, it's one sharp looking device... [Editor Update: The BG posted rumors this morning speculating a June 9th - 29th launch date of the BlackBerry Bold on Rogers. Assuming that time window is correct, the wait for the Bold on AT&T may be over...

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