BlackBerry Enterprise Server Compatibility

BlackBerry Enterprise Server Compatibility

A very useful tool for BlackBerry administrators and support staff is RIM's BlackBerry Enterprise Server Compatibility. Just head over to this link, pick your email system (Microsoft Exchange, Lotus Domino, or Novell GroupWise) and you will get a PDF with a very detailed matrix. This matrix details operating systems, versions of database servers, version of instant messaging...

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Verizon BlackBerry Storm 9530 Hands-On Video

So I was just on youtube looking to see if anybody had uploaded the new AT&T BlackBerry Bold commercial yet, but instead ran across the video above. I'm not sure how I missed this when it first surfaced. The footage is compiled from previous vids we have seen, but it provides a solid look at the Storm if you haven't been following it to closely to date. If you're contemplating the...

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BlackBerry Bold FREE After Rebate via LetsTalk.com!

BlackBerry Bold FREE After Rebate via LetsTalk.com!

WTF?! It has officially been available for less than 24 hours and you can already get yourself a BlackBerry Bold for FREE. Click on over to Walmart's website or LetsTalk.com, sign yourself up for a 2 year AT&T contract, and the $199.99 priced BlackBerry Bold will be yours for FREE after you send in the $199.99 mail-in rebate.  Like seriously. This is sort of insane. We've been...

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Upgrade Docs To Go to Premium and get PDF To Go for Free

Upgrade Docs To Go to Premium and get PDF To Go for Free

DataViz has released Documents To Go 1.005 today. Some of the new features include: Excel 2007 Support Track Changes (view only) Password Protection for Word and Excel (97-2004) [Premium only] Inserting comments for Word and Excel [Premium only] If you already have Documents To Go installed on your BlackBerry or if you have BlackBerry OS 4.5 or later which has Documents To Go pre-...

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First Looks: Verizon Storm Accessories

First Looks: Verizon Storm Accessories

The big red Verizon engine is firing on all cylinders as they get set for the official release of the BlackBerry Storm. We've seen launch parties, contests and Storm hunts and now we have a first look at BlackBerry Storm accessories in Verizon packaging. The Storm's hardware is ready... now we just need the OS to pass through Technical Acceptance and get provisioned onto the devices (hundreds...

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FlyCast Goes Live On BlackBerry!

FlyCast Goes Live On BlackBerry!

This folks is something I have been waiting for ever since Kevin mentioned it even before the BlackBerry Developer Conference. Now while the wait was a little bit of a killer for me personally, I'm finally able to say the wait is indeed now over and was well worth the it. FlyCast has come to your BlackBerry and has come bringing all of what it promised. Never heard of FlyCast? You should...

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Cheat Sheets for New AT&T BlackBerry Bold Owners!

Cheat Sheets for New AT&T BlackBerry Bold Owners!

Our pal Ronen posted this the other day, but I thought I'd hold off posting in the CrackBerry blogs until more of you actually had your shiny new AT&T BlackBerry Bold in-hand. Click the image above... it'll take to you to a site where you can download a .zip file containing some useful AT&T Bold .pdf cheat sheets: a BB Bold Data Sheet (so you can tell your non-Bold friends what...

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Pre-Paid BlackBerry Coming Your Way?!!

Pre-Paid BlackBerry Coming Your Way?!!

Pre-paid BlackBerry? I know many of you have been asking for this for a long time and it's no surprise that RIM has been working on it... you can click here to read some of Jim Balsillie's words on the subject from the Q2 Earnings Call held back in September. What is surprising are the RIM internal docs posted online at BGR today that outline RIM's plans for growing in the pre-paid...

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Dear Berry: Bold or Storm?

Dear Berry: Bold or Storm?

Dear Berry, So which blackberry in your mind is better and why? Regards, - Bold vs. Storm Dear "Bold vs. Storm", This is a very difficult answer. There are things I like very much about both devices. The most obvious distinction between the two would be the touch screen on the Storm which doesn't exist on the Bold. On the Bold you have the actual keyboard which BB is known for. If...

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Red BlackBerry Pearl Flip Gives You Hell!

Well.. not quite, but did the blog post title at least get your attention?! If the Girlicious Baby Doll video we posted over the weekend featuring the T-Mobile BlackBerry Pearl Flip wasn't to your musical palette, maybe the new All American Rejects' Gives You Hell video will be. The hellish (in a good way) looking Red Flip debuts at 1m46s. Thanks to Bryan for sending this in!

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Follow the US Elections on your BlackBerry with Viigo!

Follow the US Elections on your BlackBerry with Viigo!

Viigo has added a real-time results for today's US Election. The Live Election Results Feed will provide both Overall and State By State results throughout the evening as each contender demonstrates a Firm Lead, or is declared a Winner in each State. Results will be updated every 5 minutes. To add the new feed, click on Elections 2008, then select "Add Channel", then select "Live...

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CrackBerry Tip: VOTE FIRST... Then Buy Your New Bold!

November 4th is here and that means TWO things... the BlackBerry Bold is now available from AT&T and it's Election Day in the USA! So here's a CrackBerry tip for all of you doing both today... VOTE FIRST... and then and only then should you buy your BlackBerry Bold! Seriously, if you buy the Bold before you vote there's no way you'll hold out long enough to mark your X on a ballot....

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Verizon Releases OS 4.5 for the Pearl 8130 and Curve 8330

Verizon Releases OS 4.5 for the Pearl 8130 and Curve 8330

Our CrackBerry Forums are so alive with the latest OS4.5 news and reviews and betas that it almost seems a waste to blog it, but for those who don't venture into the forums often enough and like official releases then here's the good word.... You can now download OS4.5.0.77 for your Verizon BlackBerry Pearl 8130 and Curve 8330 from Verizon's website!! Sorry 8830 users... there's no 4.5...

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BlackBerry Bold Now Available on AT&T's Website!

BlackBerry Bold Now Available on AT&T's Website!

The moment SO MANY of you have been waiting for is finally here.... BUY YOUR AT&T BLACKBERRY BOLD NOW!!!

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Talking App Center, App Store and RIM’s New Attitude

Talking App Center, App Store and RIM’s New Attitude

Sitting Down With Jeff McDowell, Research In Motion's VP of Global Alliances On the morning of the final day of the BlackBerry Developer Conference, I had the opportunity and privilege to sit down with RIM's VP of Global Alliances Jeff McDowell to talk about the newly-announced BlackBerry Application Center and BlackBerry Application Storefront (keep in mind the "Application Storefront"...

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A Look At the AT&T Bold $100 Rebate

A Look At the AT&T Bold $100  Rebate

* Update: ARGGGG...  Confusion.  So it looks like the $349.99/$299.99 pricing is ALREADY AFTER this $100 rebate is taken into affect. My bad. My bad. Don't get too excited. With Rogers lowering the cost to $199 I was just REALLY wanting to believe AT&T customers would be getting the same treatment out of the starting gates. With this form showing just the rebates and not the standard...

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It's Official! Get a Pearl Flip from Rogers for 50 Bucks!

It's Official! Get a Pearl Flip from Rogers for 50 Bucks!

And it's finally official... crossing the wire this is morning is word from RIM and Rogers that the BlackBerry Pearl Flip will officially become available tomorrow at the affordable price of $49.99! The only catch is that you'll have to commit to spending a minimum of $35 per month on your plan (easily done!) and commit to a 3 year contract (Canadians are used to 3 year terms). According to...

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VZW Storm Site Updated: NYC Storm Hunt Begins on the 6th!

VZW Storm Site Updated: NYC Storm Hunt Begins on the 6th!

** Update: In San Francisco TODAY? Check out the BlackBerry Storm Challenge that's going on right now! 100 FREE Storms to be won! * * Update: Weird.. for some people the old static landing page is still loading, for others it's the new site. Not sure what's up with this! * I just received five emails in the last five minutes from CrackBerry readers saying the Verizon Storm site has...

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Podcast Episode 024: The CrackBerry Addicts Return!

Podcast Episode 024: The CrackBerry Addicts Return!

Seriously, where did October go?! I can't believe we went almost a full month without a podcast (my bad...and that so wasn't the plan!). Hopefully the separation has made your heart grow fonder for us - Craig and I hit the podcast record button this (Sunday) afternoon and got caught up on all things BlackBerry. With so much time between episode 024 and 023, it honestly felt a...

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A Fresh Today Plus Theme For Your Bold!

It's another lazy Sunday for me, hope you all are enjoying what's left of your weekend, since the BlackBerry news has been kind of slow today I wanted to take the time to let you all know about a new theme from JC-Designs . John has been busy making a good amount of themes lately and this one should appeal to the person who's not so big on custom icons, but actually prefers the styling of...

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