File Manager Pro for BlackBerry Smartphones

File Manager Pro for BlackBerry Smartphones

Like many of you, my Blackberry is literally my mobile office. Nearly every day, I manage various types of media, files and documents on top of my daily conversations. With that said, you would think that I would try to stay as organized as humanly possible. Oh no, not always. From time to time, I have to stop and go through everything on my BlackBerry and sort through the accumulated...

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SMSCounter - Keep Track Of Sent And Recieved SMS Msgs

SMSCounter - Keep Track Of Sent And Recieved SMS Msgs

Here is a wicked little application for those of you who might be on limited text messaging plans or just simply want to ensure your carrier is not scamming a few extra text message charges out of you. SMSCounter is a new application which allows you to track your monthly usage of incoming and outgoing text messages and then at the end of your bill cycle, which by the way it allows you...

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Sidewinder Now Available For BlackBerry Storm!

Sidewinder Now Available For BlackBerry Storm!

In my constant struggle to find themes that are nice and functional for my Storm, I was surprised to find out that Jason Calhoun has updated his Sidewinder theme to be compatible. In my haste I grabbed the OTA download, installed it and was happy to discover Sidewinder was one of those themes that was not too "heavy" to function as it should. If you have Sidewinder for any other device...

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BlackBerry Desktop Manager 5.0 Makes an Appearance

BlackBerry Desktop Manager 5.0 Makes an Appearance

As we learned a few weeks back at the NYC Enterprise Press Preview, when RIM rolls out BlackBerry Enterprise Server 5.0 in the months ahead they are also going to do up a big maintenance device software update to bring all handheld code up to the 5.0 label as well. It makes sense - all this 4.5, 4.6.0, 4.6.1, 4.7, and 4.7.1 stuff is getting pretty confusing anyways when from an end user...

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Leaked: OS 4.6.1.199 for the BlackBerry Curve 8900

Leaked: OS 4.6.1.199 for the BlackBerry Curve 8900

Geeez. It feels like it's been forever since we've seen a new OS leak for the Curve 8900. Well, the wait is over! You can no grab OS 4.6.1.199 * Keep in mind this is NOT an official release, so install at your own risk and only if you're comfortable with doing so. If you've never installed an OS beta before be sure to dive into the CrackBerry forums and read all of our tutorials. Follow...

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Slacker And FlyCast for BlackBerry Updated!

Slacker And FlyCast for BlackBerry Updated!

Streaming radio applications are being released daily now but two of the top applications have seen some incremental updates over the past little while. FlyCast: FlyCast users are now able to download ver. 1.32 for Bold, Curve etc. while Storm users are now at ver. 1.33. New features include Shoutcast support so that you may stream Shoutcast channels on your BlackBerry and there are even...

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Mobile Visor for BlackBerry

Mobile Visor for BlackBerry

I seriously can't wait to the read the comments to this post. I'm not sure what to think. The folks at NewPCGadgets have released a unique product for Blackberry called the Mobile Visor. I think the picture itself is worth a thousand words, but here's the official verbage on it: The Mobile Visor is the perfect solution for those times when it's difficult to see your BlackBerry screen...

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iPhone OS 3.0 Beta Walkthrough and Review

iPhone OS 3.0  Beta Walkthrough and Review

I know I know... we're a BlackBerry enthusiast website... what are we doing running a blog post with a walk through of Apple iPhone 3.0 software?! The reason here is two-fold. For one, we've got this blog post category called "Berry-Free Talk" which doesn't get posted in that often... so we gotta put the occasional story in here to justify its ongoing existence. And the second, more...

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Yatca Updated To Ver. 1.2.1 - Many Fixes!

Yatca Updated To Ver. 1.2.1 - Many Fixes!

Last week @azeis brought you news of yatca (Yet Another Twitter Client App) and many users either loved it or hated it. Of those that hated it the biggest gripe was the inability to control what tweets actually were showing up in their message list. Well, Yatca has now been updated to version 1.2.1 and the developer has addressed a lot of those concerns with this update. So if you had...

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Dear Berry: Bold or Curve 8900?

Dear Berry: Bold or Curve 8900?

Dear Berry, I just have a quick question for you, that I know doesn't have an easy answer... Bold or Curve 8900?!?   - Oh the humanity!!!! - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Dear "Oh the humanity!!!!", Thank you for writing.This is a very difficult question to answer. Both the 8900 and the BOLD are very special devices. However, the BOLD is the "flagship" device from RIM, in my humble...

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RIM to Announce 4th Quarter and 2009 Fiscal Year Earnings

RIM to Announce 4th Quarter and 2009 Fiscal Year Earnings

I won't pretend like I know the full scale of these types of announcements or the impacts they may have against those who are financially involved with RIM. I do not own any RIMM stock or have any vested interest in the financial earnings of RIM other then knowing that a company who's products I enjoy is doing well. With the Q4 earnings to soon being revealed though it should finally give us...

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Best of SPE, 22 March 2009

Best of SPE, 22 March 2009

Tuesday was a big big day at Smartphone Experts. Not only did we have comprehensive coverage of the new iPhone 3.0 software announcement (and more keeps coming here) at The iPhone Blog, over at CrackBerry.com we had one of the very first hands-on with the BlackBerry "Niagara" 9630. If you add in late developments like some additional Windows Mobile 6.5 features sneaking out at WMExperts and...

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Awesome Space Travel Game For BlackBerry Storm!

Awesome Space Travel Game For BlackBerry Storm!

Looking for a cheap time waster for your BlackBerry Storm? CrackBerry App Store has just the thing for you. Space Travel is a newer entry to the store and offers up a free trial for those who are interested in trying before buying, if ya decide to purchase it's only $2.99 and well worth it. Object of the game is to fly your UFO around without bumping into the planets, satellites and moons...

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Mobile Devices Safe From Pwn2Own Visitors This Time!

Mobile Devices Safe From Pwn2Own Visitors This Time!

CanSecWest was held this weekend in Vancouver, British Columbia, for those who are unaware of what exactly CanSecWest is, it's a conference focused on modern security where the most skilled White hat hackers get together in efforts to reveal security exploits in computers and operating systems to companies and assist them with "patching" those holes. This year, with the ever growing...

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TwitterBerry 0.9a Beta Released!

TwitterBerry 0.9a Beta Released!

All you Twitter fans out there listen up! TwitterBerry has released their newest version, 0.9a which brings a lot of improvements over the 0.8 version. But as all beta's it does come with some issues as well. Check out the good and the bad below and if you get the new version, let us know what ya think about it in the comments. Thanks go out to @kasperapd for letting us know and be sure to...

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More Rogers Price Increases And Changes!

More Rogers Price Increases And Changes!

And here I thought Rogers was just passing along their $30 million dollar fubar onto Blackberry users. Seems that is not the case after all, Rogers is going after all their users with their latest revisions to hardware upgrades and pricing structures. Also seems we are gonna be seeing a difference as to what promotions are gonna be available to new and existing users also, freedom of speech...

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SmrtGuard Beta Goes Public!

SmrtGuard Beta Goes Public!

Alright folks, here is your chance to get in on an amazing application that I personally feel everyone who has ever lost or had a BlackBerry stolen NEEDS to have. SmrtGuard has been in a closed beta for many months now and finally the application has been opened up to a public beta for all to sign up and utilize. I have been using this application for the past few months now and while I...

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Click's Picks! BlackBerry Media Roundup 026

Click's Picks! BlackBerry Media Roundup 026

Hello everyone! It's time once again for your roundup of top BlackBerry media picks of the week made by yours truly, Click! Now if you tuned into last week's Click's Picks you read that I had a little surpise for you this week...well Keep reading and I'll tell ya what it is. HINT: Leaving a comment to this post will be giving you a chance to win! :-) BLACKBERRY WALLPAPERS Now for my...

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Collegiate Basketball Themes Available from Bplay

Collegiate Basketball Themes Available from Bplay

March Madness is into full swing and our friends at Blay are allowing fans to wear their team on their BlackBerry thanks to officially licensed Collegiate Basketball themes. Themes are currently available for 32 teams. Jump on over to CrackBerryBplay.com and click into the Themes to see if your team is there! [ IntoMobile ]

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Gym Technik a Finalist in the AT&T Platinum Pitch Awards

Gym Technik a Finalist in the AT&T Platinum Pitch Awards

I know a lot of readers of CrackBerry.com are also fans of the BlackBerry fitness tracking service offered by Gym Technik, so it's awesome to announce they have been named a finalist in the AT&T Platinum Pitch Awards for Consumer Solutions. Coming up in Las Vegas at CTIA 2009 on April 2nd, the Gym Technik team will have five minutes to fast-pitch their concept to a team of qualified...

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