ATT Releases BlackBerry Pearl 8120 to EVERYBODY!

ATT Releases BlackBerry Pearl 8120 to EVERYBODY!

Back on March 13th AT&T released the BlackBerry Pearl 8120 to "business" users. At the time, it seemed that "consumers" might have to wait well into April before getting to take their Crack at this WiFi-equipped Berry. The wait is over though... AT&T has released the BlackBerry Pearl 8120 to the masses. Click Here for the details.

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CDMA 8330 Curve Hitting Bell Mobility in Canada Soon!

CDMA 8330 Curve Hitting Bell Mobility in Canada Soon!

It looks like Canadians on CDMA networks won't have to wait long to get their hands on the soon-to-be-released BlackBerry 8330 Curve. We've heard lots of Telus Curve rumblings in the past few weeks, and Bell subscribers can now be sure they won't be left out on the Curve-goodness. The postcard below is from a mailout and contains the dates of BlackBerry and Bell Mobility BlackBerry 8330 Curve...

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Share Your Themes with the CrackBerry Community!

Share Your Themes with the CrackBerry Community!

For all you CrackBerry Addicts who like to hunt down Free Themes for your BlackBerry vs. going the Premium Theme route, we're going to try and make the task a little bit easier. We'll soon be "officially" launching the CrackBerry.com Developer-Contributed FREE BlackBerry Theme Gallery. You can get to the "beta" gallery by visiting crackberry.com/free-themes or the even easier www....

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Deadline on BlackBerry Services Approaches in India

Deadline on BlackBerry Services Approaches in India

The saga continues over in India... Except now, everything seems to be well under control. Recent word was that BlackBerry service providers received a 15 day deadline from the Government to allow the monitoring of BlackBerry email services. However, this is apparently not the case. No hard deadline has been given... The Government wants to work with providers to ensure a smooth and problem-...

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Software Review: Ringo Ringtone Manager for BlackBerry

Software Review: Ringo Ringtone Manager for BlackBerry

Being able to admit our addiction to our beloved BlackBerrys, we must also admit our addiction to ringtones FOR our BlackBerrys. Whether sexy, funny, funky or just down right odd, ringtones are another way to add our personal touch to our devices. It’s a well known fact that ElectricPocket knows how to pump out amazing products. They also have a knack of coming up with snappy names for...

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Bluepulse - New Mobile Social Network

For those of you that just can't seem to get enough Myspace, and are starting to grow tired of the Facebook app on your Blackberry, look no further.  Bluepulse introduces a new social networking site designed for mobile use.  Self dubbed "The worlds first trusted mobile network" - Bluepulse is an odd combination of Myspace Mobile, Facebook, Twitter and all the other sites you can't seem to...

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T-Mobile USA Launches BlackBerry 8820

T-Mobile USA Launches BlackBerry 8820

As we were expecting, T-Mobile launched the BlackBerry 8820 today. Press Release after the jump!  Press Release T-Mobile USA Launches BlackBerry 8820 New BlackBerry 8820 Supports Wi-Fi Calling With T-Mobile HotSpot @Home Service and Features Built-In GPS BELLEVUE, WASHINGTON and WATERLOO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - March 24, 2008) - T-Mobile USA, Inc., and Research In Motion (RIM) (...

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BlackBerry Case Review: Seidio Super Slim Crystal Case and Holster for BlackBerry 8300 Series

This review will take a look at two products that are really designed to go together from Seidio; Their Slim Crystal Case and their Rubberized Holster designed for holding a “skinned” or “cased” BlackBerry Curve. As I have stated previously, the Curve is almost too pretty to cover up – but it is too nice not to be protected. The Seidio Crystal Case offers a way of doing both –...

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Brightpoint to Launch Sprint Variant of BlackBerry Curve 8330 on April 16th

Brightpoint to Launch Sprint Variant of BlackBerry Curve 8330 on April 16th

BGR has reported that Brightpoint will be receiving the Sprint variant of the BlackBerry Curve 8330 on April 16th for a suggested retail price of $599.99. It is also due out from 'other channels' on April 20th. More details on the 8330 from BGR:  "...it will be packing GPS, OS 4.3, 2.0 megapixel camera, video recording and voice notes. It will not however, include WiFi. The initial offering...

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RIM Postpones Planned BlackBerry Outage

RIM Postpones Planned BlackBerry Outage

Last week we dropped word that RIM had scheduled a "planned outage" for 12am to 4am CST on Saturday, March 22nd while they set out to perform database upgrades. I stayed awake for the planned outage, but as I mention in the CrackBerry Podcast I never noticed anything out of whack with my BlackBerry at all. As it turns out, RIM postponed performing the upgrades. From KSDK.com: Director...

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Podcast Episode 004 - Talking BlackBerry 8320 and UMA

Podcast Episode 004 - Talking BlackBerry 8320 and UMA

"You are now listening to CrackBerry.com, home of the #1 Podcast for BlackBerry Users (& Abusers!), with your hosts, the Addict and the Expert, Kevin Michaluk & Craig Johnston!" Due to Easter dinner festivities, instead of recording during our regularly-planned Sunday afternoon hours Craig and I hit the podcast Skype-waves early Saturday morning and recorded Episode 004 (talk about...

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Leisure Suit Larry, EZReregister - Contest Winners!

Leisure Suit Larry, EZReregister - Contest Winners!

Last week was impromptu contest week at CrackBerry.com, with 3 contests launched in 3 days!! Here's the update: 10 Free Copies of Leisure Suit Larry in Love for Sail WINNERS: ericplatham, JF7FSU, matt.weum, tintuk, gabrielle7372, landrigan, gntman, larz, jjspigland, tpierce67 10 Free Copies of EZReregister WINNERS: jmajluf, jkinslow, Jacksn, Musicdog, christianrance, DocGo, ksulli04,...

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Clicks Picks! BlackBerry Media Roundup 002

Clicks Picks! BlackBerry Media Roundup 002

Ladies and Gentlemen, Boys and Girls, Children of all ages... CrackBerry.com proudly brings to you once again Click's Media Picks! My goal is to bring you all the free HOT & Crack'n Wallpapers, Ringtones, Movies and More that I've stumbled upon over the past seven days! First off, I want to thank everyone for all the great feed back on my premiere blog post! I will promise to deliver...

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Add Water to the Mix - New Visto H2O Theme

Add Water to the Mix - New Visto H2O Theme

Just a few weeks after releasing my new favorite theme BB Droid, Corey Visto has one-upped himself and dropped his newest theme - H2O.  Essentially the same layout as BB Droid, the theme has been tweaked with a new color scheme that is lighter and brighter than its predecessor.  If you weren't quite sure on the greens of BB Droid and blue is more your thing, check out H2O. H2O is available for...

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BlackBerry Software Roundup for March 21st, 2008!

BlackBerry Software Roundup for March 21st, 2008!

Another great week at CrackBerry! Lots of good stuff going on... Especially if you've been waiting for the Remote Stereo Gateway! It's now available at ShopCrackBerry for $69.95! Turn it on and tune it up :) I digress... on to the roundup! NEW SOFTWARE BBVeesta Theme for BlackBerry Windows Vista fans this theme is for you. Designed to give the look and feel of vista, the BBVeesta...

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BlackBerry Remote Stereo Gateway Now Available!

w00t! It's here. We now have in stock the long-waited and much discussed BlackBerry Remote Stereo Gateway. The good news is they're selling for $69.95 ($10 less than list). The bad news is we only have 50 in stock right now, so you'll have to move fast to pick one up from this initial shipment (more being ordered shortly). For More Info and To Purchase the BlackBerry Remote Stereo Gateway...

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New 8330 Pics - More Internal Memory On The Way?

New 8330 Pics - More Internal Memory On The Way?

New photos (more after the jump) of the hopefully-soon-to-be-released Sprint 8330 Curve have popped up on the net, and among these photos was a shot of the status screen which shows the newest Curve sporting more Internal memory than the GSM Curves currently available. Current BlackBerry Curves sport 64 megs of internal memory (though when I check on my 8300 Curve the total file size...

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Cortado Connect Offers Free BlackBerry Storage

Online storage has been around for years. We always had multiple options to upload files to a server for secure storage and backup when needed. Now Cortado Connect has teamed with box.net to offer 1GB of online storage for BIS Blackberry users.  All you need to do is register for a box.net account. A quick download of their simple app lets you easily transfer music, photos, documents and...

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Crossbar Theme = Cool!

Crossbar Theme = Cool!

No you can't create one with Plazmic just yet.  The new Crossbar theme is one of a kind (for now).  The first "Middle Zen" theme to grace a Blackberry desktop, the Crossbar is definitely one to check out.  Boasting 7 home screen icons (the most of any Zen theme) and docked messages, calendar and call log icons, it actually scrolls (carousel style) as opposed to just moving to highlight each...

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UMA Coming to Rogers?!

UMA Coming to Rogers?!

If this turns out to be true, then consider me one HAPPY Rogers customer. I just received word from our loyal Rogers tipster (who has been right many, many times before) that  Rogers will be following in T-Mobile's footsteps and will soon be offering Unlimited Mobile Access aka UMA support. A soft launch date of May is being rumored, but I'm told Q3 would be a safer bet for seeing this come...

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