Whoa BlackBerry!

Whoa, BlackBerry, ram-bla-dam...

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Windows Live Search BETA available for BlackBerry

Windows Live Search BETA available for BlackBerry

Windows released a BETA version of its Windows Live Search application for BlackBerries this week. Many Windows Mobile users have claimed Live Search as being even better than Google, but I don't think that can be said for the BlackBerry beta version just yet. I downloaded it, but my patience ran out fast when trying to use it (too S L O W). Granted it is still in Beta, so I'll uninstall the app...

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Hollywood Upgrades to the BlackBerry 8800

Hollywood Upgrades to the BlackBerry 8800

It sure didn't take long for Lindsay Lohan, Paris Hilton and her sister Nicky to toss their 8700s and move up to the new BlackBerry 8800. I wonder if they even pay for these things?!

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Sell Your BlackBerry But Keep Your Secrets

Sell Your BlackBerry But Keep Your Secrets

I am always shocked when I see how many BlackBerry devices are being sold on eBay. At any point in time, there are over 2,000 actions taking place around BlackBerries. Last week, I got myself a nice Red BlackBerry Pearl on eBay. A couple of days later, I was opening the FedEx package and popping in the battery. The device turned on and I discovered some things maybe the previous owner wouldn’t...

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ShowMate Wins Most Innovative Wireless Device Award

ShowMate Wins Most Innovative Wireless Device Award

Laptops are out. BlackBerries are in. If you haven't heard of or seen the ShowMate yet, the odds are you soon will. In case you didn't know, the Impacta ShowMate is pocket-sized device that weighs less than three ounces that enables mobile professionals to travel with nothing more than a wireless handheld on their hip and a ShowMate in their pocket. Full-featured PowerPoint presentations can...

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Is Bart Simpson A CrackBerry Addict?

Earlier today confidential sources in Springfield reported that Bart Simpson himself was written up for using his CrackBerry in class!  He had to serve his detention writing on the board as usual.  We have exclusive footage here at CrackBerry.com.  When asked why he was using his BlackBerry, Bart simply replied, "Eat my shorts, man."

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Everything But The Missing Sync

Hey all you Mac CrackBerry addicts out there!  Now you too have everything and the Missing Sync !  Released today from MarkSpace, the Missing Sync gives you the supported ability to synchronize your CrackBerry with your Mac OS X computer. The Missing Sync software effectively synchronizes your Mac Address Book, calendar entries in iCal, and if you are a Pearl user, you also have the ability to...

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Thanks Steve! Apple's iPhone to boost BlackBerry sales

Thanks Steve! Apple's iPhone to boost BlackBerry sales

Look what just came in on the CrackBerry.com Bloomberg terminal... "Hats off to Steve'' Jobs, Apple's leader, Research In Motion co-Chief Executive Officer Michael Lazaridis said in an interview yesterday at the CTIA Wireless conference in Orlando, Florida. "He made smartphones cool again. Now everyone wants one. He helped the entire industry." "We complement each other really well," Lazaridis...

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Optimizing Battery Power on Your BlackBerry

Optimizing Battery Power on Your BlackBerry

There are a number of tricks to save battery life and adjustments you can make to your BlackBerry that will increase performance and put less stress on your battery. Here are some easy tips:  • The Auto On/Off feature is designed to program the device to automatically power off and power on. On the Home screen, click the Options application. Select Auto On/Off to select the time the device...

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Pinger Expands Voice Messaging Service to Blackberry Users

Pinger Expands Voice Messaging Service to Blackberry Users

San Jose-based Pinger, Inc. announced today that it is expanding its messaging service to millions of Blackberry users. Pinger, which provides text messaging for your voice, today released a mobile application to optimize the Pinger experience for Blackberry users. Pinger is also expanding general support for mobile phones on nearly every US mobile carrier. Pinger claims they can cover over 95...

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Review: Ascendo Photos

Ascendo Photos is a nifty little application that lets you load photos from your PC to your BlackBerry using the same data cable that you probably already use for synchronization. The software has two parts: the photo viewer on the BlackBerry, and the Photos Desktop, which loads the pictures onto the device. I downloaded the trial version, unzipped it, and installed it in a snap using the...

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Conference Calling on Your BlackBerry

Conference Calling on Your BlackBerry

Geek Sugar brought this up and there is something about this site we just love. Is it all that girly pink or is it that wicked graphic we like so much? Whatever, it seems the girls at Geek Sugar know a bit about their BlackBerries. Today, they described their joy at finding out you can do threeway conference calling with a BlackBerry. It is quite simple, although not quite as simple as they...

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BlackBerry 8800 Now Available at Rogers

BlackBerry 8800 Now Available at Rogers

For those Canucks out there (myself included) that were patiently waiting for the 8800 to be released in Canada... The wait is over.  The 8800 is now available at Rogers. To check out the terms and pricing, click this link:BlackBerry 8800 from Rogers Communications Pricing Details: $599.00 with a 2-year term $649.99 with a 1-year term $499.99 with 3-year term after rebates on select Voice...

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FREE BlackBerry WallPaper Maker

FREE BlackBerry WallPaper Maker

CrackBerry.com is happy to announce version 1.0 (still in beta) of it's free BlackBerry Wallpaper Maker! It's easy to use - simply upload any .jpg or .png image off your harddrive (keep it to a megabyte or less), choose the berry you have, choose the file type you want the output image to be (I personally like the .png - you don't lose any image clarity), and then enter the email address of...

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BlackBerry Job Board on the way!

BlackBerry Job Board on the way!

CrackBerry.com & Jobcoin.com will soon be launching a job board for Blackberry professionals.  If your company is looking to hire Blackberry admins, developers, support staff, or sales/marketing staff in the BlackBerry space – we think the CrackBerry audience is an ideal place to search.  If you have immediate positions to fill, contact phartge@jobcoin.com about posting a job right away so...

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RIM and Gameloft Team Up With Game Offerings

RIM and Gameloft Team Up With Game Offerings

Europe’s largest game provider for mobile phones announced today that it is getting in on the CrackBerry revolution. Gameloft has announced that the first of a number of games for BlackBerry will be released. Asphalt Urban GT2, Lost, New York Nights, Midnight Pool, Block Breaker Deluxe and The Prince of Persia:The Two Thrones will be the first six games on offer with the promise of more to...

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Idokorro's new Citrix Presentation Client is a Hit!

Idokorro's new Citrix Presentation Client is a Hit!

I just touched base with the marketing director over at Idokorro to see how the release of their highly anticipated Citrix Presenation Server Client is going. The early results are in and it looks like Idokorro is going to score another slam dunk! The product launched this morning and the application has already received a lot of downloads and a lot of purchases (the numbers impressed me - and...

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Texas Hold 'Em Kings 2 Multiplayer Tournament

Texas Hold 'Em Kings 2 Multiplayer Tournament

Attention all crackberry gaming addicts. There is a new Texas Hold 'Em Kings 2 Multiplayer Tournament available for download. This claims to be the largest ever Blackberry Tournament. There are some great prizes being offered including two trips to Orlando, Florida with a seat in bplay's LIVE tourny at WES2007. Go to mobile.blackberry.com from your device to download the game. Let the fun...

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